In the beautiful hills of Monferrato, in Altavilla, along the Wine Route of Monferrato, is this charming villa with private swimming pool and sauna area. The holiday home with separate entrance is spread over two floors, the second floor is accessed via a typical stone staircase. On the ground floor: kitchen, dining room with double fireplace, 2 living rooms, bathroom. On the 1st floor: 4 independent bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, one of them en suite. Guests have access to a partially covered garden area by the pool for nice barbecues. This villa from the late 19th century, once belonged to nobles and was later inherited by their servants. In addition, documents were found in the villa, which testify the presence of Napoleon in the area. The structure of the house is typical of the region of Monferrato, built of tufa and exposed brick arches. The house is surrounded by hills, ideal for hiking in the vineyards, where you can taste good wine and dishes with white truffles. The location is ideal to visit the castles of Monferrato, where there is the highest concentration of castles in Northern Europe. In addition, you can easily access the area of Langhe Roero with its important white truffle and wine fairs. Easy to reach is also the area around Asti, which is more specialized in the production of sparkling wine. Another attraction in the area is Moncalvo, Italy's smallest town, with truffle fair in autumn and other interesting events in the summer. Vignale M.to is famous for its international dance and arts festival. Near Casale Monferrato Art lovers will find several monuments, including an important synagogue, the cathedral of Sant 'Evasio, a museum with paintings by Pietro Francesco Guala. Particularly interesting is the Sacred Mount of Crea in the nearby Serralunga di Crea. In Coniolo there is an ethnographic museum. For sports enthusiasts, there is possibility of horse riding or mountain biking, parachuting and flying lessons at the airport in San Germano, playing golf in Fubine, fishing and boating. On site, upon payment, you can book wine tasting and cooking classes. The use of the sauna is free of charge. Thanks to the convenient location, in one hour's drive you can reach several interesting cities: Genoa 109 km; The sea of Arenzano 99 km; Turin, rich in monuments and art, 81 km; Serravalle Scrivia 67 km (large outlet); Arona (Lake Maggiore and Lake Orta) 105 km; Milano115 km. The wine-growing regions of Piedmont Langhe- Roero- Monferrato were officially declared a UNESCO World Heritage.
- House1937 sq. ft.
- Separate WCs0
- Min. Stay7 nights
Member Since 2011
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- english, french, german, spanish, italian, dutch, swedish, danish, norwegian, polish
- Calendar last updated:
- 16 Oct 2018
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Altavilla Monferrato, Alessandria, Piedmont, Italy