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Holiday House "Punti di Vista" in Santo Stefano di...

Holiday House "Punti di Vista" in Santo Stefano di SessanioThe Holiday House "Points of View" is located at the entrance of the village of St. Stefano di Sessanio and enjoys a splendid view over the village and the valley below. The building, furnished with taste, is composed of a kitchen, two bedrooms and two bathrooms, is easily accessible and provides a private parking. The two bedrooms have double beds, one of which double if necessary. The dining room is spacious and fully equipped, with a sofa and TV area, there is also an Internet / wireless.Sleeps: 4Total number of rooms: 2Number of rooms by type: 1 double, 1 twin / doubleRates per person per night in double room min. / Max: 25/35Rates per person per night in a single room min. / Max: 35/45

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Essence of Italy

What can I say, I love Santo Stefano di Sessanio. This is where my father was born. It is a quaint, small, quiet village in the Gran Sasso. It has the feel of home. It is the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 4, 2015
Crown Point, Indiana
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Crown Point, Indiana
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015

What can I say, I love Santo Stefano di Sessanio. This is where my father was born. It is a quaint, small, quiet village in the Gran Sasso. It has the feel of home. It is the essence of Italy. It is breathtaking.

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Rome, Italy
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015 via mobile

My family prefer Gran Sasso in winter, spring, summer or fall. Different season...different beauty! Santo Stefano di Sessanio is always our base. We love the quietness and tranquility of the place. It's a nice place to stay if you Like to visit Gran Sasso, Calascio, & Santo Stefano itself. Don't forget to buy Lentils of Santo Stefano to bring home.... More 

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Maplewood, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

I love to visit little medieval hill towns such as santo stefano. we drove from teramo with only a map-made one wrong turn. we got there in an hour & one half. it was a little rainy and cold (8 celsius about low 40's f) yes lots of earthquake damage but a little town with real character. (in late may... More 

Thank Marco D
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Alas, the 2009 earthquake centred in L'Aquila in Abruzzo caused the destruction of the historic tower that crowns this high village. Nevertheless the village is worth a visit for two reasons. One is to walk the village,which is compact and ancient. The other is to enjoy a meal in the local restaurant, where the regional speciality of brown lentil soup... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

The village has been seriously damaged by the earthquake. It is still in reconstruction. The whole site is in work.

Thank Fane_Babanul
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

We stayed in San Stefano three nights in April. Didn't know what to excpect but really loved the place. The village is beautiful and calm and everyone you meet is real nice. It's small so there is not a lot of places to look at. You rather just enjoy this lonsome little place and have your ice cream in the... More 

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Blue Bell, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Loved everything about this village, the restoration, the lentils, the people, the area, the food, the people, the lentils, the apple cake and every single moment we were there!

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Preston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Visited here lots over the years and it never ceases to be a lovely day out. Great little bar, artisan shops and stunning views. The tower hasn't been repaired yet since the earthquake but it's still a great wee day out

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Nice village similar with other around. The houses are well conserved. There are a couple of good places to eat. There is a artisanal cheese and cold meet store where you can eat, very very good

Thank MarMourinho
Highmount, NY
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We were visiting Gran Sasso Park and came to visit S. Stefano di Sassanio due to other reviews on Trip Advisor. We return here every year and often bring first time Italy visitors to see this beautiful area of Abruzzo. I have seen many historic sights and towns in Italy, but this was a little treasure to me and we... More 

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