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Nena al Borgo Castello

XXIV Maggio 15, 03020 Pico, Italy
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Ranked #1 of 1 Pico B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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Mariehamn, Finland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent two nights with Carlo at Nena al Borgo Castello, and this was no doubt the highlight of our trip. This was entirely down to owner/host Carlo who made us feel like we were visiting friends. He took us on a guided tour around the city at night, invited us to watch the Italy game in the World Cup at... More

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spadacarlo, Proprietario at Nena al Borgo Castello, responded to this review

Dear Friends, thanks for giving us 2 beautiful and memorable days we spent with you .... We will never forget your smile, your enthusiasm to discover new things, the pleasure of cooking with us the recipe of the ancient traditions of our Territory ... When we meet "special" people like you, our energies are multiplied, and all that we do... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pico is a slow town in June but Carlo who is your host will do all he can to optimize your stay. A walk around the old part of the city and up to the castle gives the feeling of being 500 years back in time.

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spadacarlo, Proprietario at Nena al Borgo Castello, responded to this review

Dear Friends, thanks for being here with us, even if for only 1 night, and still happy to have you brought to life the excitement of going back in time 500 years ! Our warmest greetings ... Carlo & the Staff More

Bev 019
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

We stayed here for three nights in April and had a wonderful time. Carlo is a great host, the rooms (Bishops quarters) were comfortable and we felt like honored guests in his house. Highly recommend it It is not easy to find. Google's directions were accurate but park at the foot of Via XXIV Maggio and walk up.

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Hello ! thanks to have stayed here at Nenà al Borgo Castello. I hope that the 3 days here have been pleasant for you and I especially pleased to have given help to find information about your family of origin. Come back and visit us again, we will wait with great pleasure A warm greeting. Carlo & the Staff More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Are you looking for something different, something authentic and full of surprises? This place is where to go. Located in a small village close to Rome, you will be pleased to discover a property full of history including Roman frescos. It is actually built directly in the walls of the old town and the owner Carlo has made it a... More

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spadacarlo, Proprietario at Nena al Borgo Castello, responded to this review

Hello my Friends ! what a wonderful description you gave about me and NENAì AL BORGO CASTELLO ! I think you have perfectly identified what is the characteristic of Nenà : a unique place, authentic and full of character. Here at Nenà we love to welcome tourists as Friends, not as mere customers, and share with them our History our... More

Magaliesburg, South Africa
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

We have travelled extensively in Italy & our stay with Carlo certainly counts as one of the best ,if not the best, accommodation experience that we have had. We could not fault the accommodation - he has furnished his ancient building comfortably with taste & without detracting from its ambience & history. But most of all he was a wonderful... More

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spadacarlo, Proprietario at Nena al Borgo Castello, responded to this review

Hello my Friends ! I feel sincerely honored that you, experienced travelers and connoisseurs of the Beauties of Italy, have indicated NENA AL BORGO CASTELLO as one of the best experiences you lived. My "infectious enthusiasm", as you write, is always genuine and sincere, but is enhanced even more when I have the good fortune and pleasure to meet "special... More

London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013 via mobile

My girlfriend and I arrived after driving from the airport in Rome. We seemed to be the only couple staying (we were the only ones eating at 20:30 at least) and Carlo cooked a fantastic meal, which has the been best of our holiday so far (and cheaper than some by a decent amount). Not only was the food and... More

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spadacarlo, Proprietario at Nena al Borgo Castello, responded to this review

My Dear Friends even if your stay was only 1 night, I'm glad to have met you and it was a great pleasure to have expressly cooked "just for two". I'm really glad that what I cooked for you was well liked, beyond expectations. I spent a pleasant evening with you to talk about everything, drinking good wines and listening... More

Cumberland, Rhode Island
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14 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

This review is long overdue as we stayed at the Nena in May however the planning was six months in the making. As a present for our fathers 70th bday, me my wife along with my brother and his wife planned a surprise tip to Pico and Italy. My dad grew up in Pico and has a lot of family... More

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spadacarlo, Proprietario at Nena al Borgo Castello, responded to this review

Dear Friend, thank you very much for what you wrote, your experience beautiful and positive, about me personally and about the quality of your stay, here at Nenà al Borgo Castello. For me it is always a great pleasure to tell the Story and the Ancient Traditions of our Territory, especially when there are people like you and your family,... More

Denver, Colorado
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

My wife, Nell, and I travelled to Italy in May as our first trip to Europe. My grandfather grew up in Pico and without any contacts in the area we decided to visit Pico to see it for ourselves on the way to the Amalfi Coast. We did not expect this visit to be the highlight of our trip but... More

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spadacarlo, Proprietario at Nena al Borgo Castello, responded to this review

dear Friend, I'm really glad I could help you regain your relatives and the origins of your family here in Pico. I will always be at your disposal for all the necessities that you will have and NENA 'AL BORGO CASTELLO will always be your home when you have the desire to return to see "your" country of origin. I'm... More

New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

What a trip! Even though we only booked 2 nights at Nena al Borgo, Carlo, Sonia and Valentina now seem like friends we have known for ever. The inn is a warm/comfortable and unique place. The town is beautiful/authentic Italy- not a souvenier shop anywhere to be found. I took my 15 year old son to Nena for a two... More

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spadacarlo, Proprietario at Nena al Borgo Castello, responded to this review

Hello dear Friends ! Thanks for the beautiful and kind words you have written about us….. It was for us a pleasure meeting you and having hosted here at NENA’. I hope that your stay was pleasant and full of emotions, thanks to the places you visited and the beautiful evenings that you spent here with us. Valentina, Sonia and... More

Zoetermeer, The Netherlands
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

We already felt welcomed by Carlo to Nena al Borgo Castello purely on our email correspondence, even before our arrival. Once at Pico, Carlo made us feel completely comfortable and at home in this magical place. The inn itself has been renovated to reflect the love Carlo feels for his home. Radios from the 1930’s, artifacts from the post office... More

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You are welcome in the Club "Nenà & Friends" ! I'm really happy that our Hospitality and pleasure to make you feel "at home" and welcomed into our "Family", were appreciated by you. We also spent some happy days together with you and remember with great pleasure our long and in-depth discussions on various topics, enjoying our Elixirs, such as... More

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Address: XXIV Maggio 15, 03020 Pico, Italy
Location: Italy > Lazio > Province of Frosinone > Pico
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Nena al Borgo Castello...An unforgettable stay in the medieval village of Pico....To rediscover the charm of time past... Description : An antique country house in the medieval village of Pico, in Ciociaria, in the green of the lush Natural Park of Aurunci Mountains, between Montecassino and Sperlonga . Built on the medieval city walls, this country house from the 1800s maintains its historic feeling with original floors and wood ceilings, recalling tradition's charm... The antique furnishings and decorations bring back the time honored sensation of a warm welcome & hospitality... The house is located in a panoramic position in the historical village of Pico, at the foot of the Aurunci Mountains, immersed in a rich landscape of hills, with its olive trees and grapevines. Olive trees and grapevines. Pico today takes pride in its medieval heritage, preserving with care its remarkable antique walls and towers : The castle, antique churches, and stone archways are among the many treasures to be discovered while strolling though the village's alleyways... Nena offers the following accommodation: - 2 double rooms, with bath - 2 apartments for 4 persons, with bathroom - 2 apartments for 4 people, with bathroom, equipped kitchenette and fireplace. The rooms, furnished with care and with antiques, overlooking the picturesque alleys of the Village and enjoy a panoramic view over the green hills of Natural Park of Aurunci Mountains. . ... more   less 
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