Simonetta's lovely family and house near to us. Perfect accomondation for two couples. Several terraces. You can barbecue and wait the sun set and how the lights in Cortona are lit on the mountines! We miss the stay allready!
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- FeaturesPoggiobello is the dependence of a typical Tuscan old villa which date back to the 18th century, where the owners live. The all building in early times, according to the local sources, used to be the place where travellers could take a rest with their horses, escaping from the surrounding marshes. Poggiobello in Italian means beautiful hill; is in fact situated on the peak of a hill, where you can enjoy the magic sight of the sweet portrait of the most famous Tuscan countryside: wheat and sunflowers fields, olive groves, cypress trees. It’s the ideal place for all people who love agricultural and natural life – you will find yourself totally immersed in an enchanted atmosphere frozen in time – as well as for people who enjoy discover cultural and artistic seats. From here, beside the most famous Etruscan and medieval city of Cortona (which is just 15 minutes by car), you can visit numerous ancient town of both Toscana and Umbria as Montepulciano, Pienza, Montalcino, Siena, Trasimeno lake, Assisi, Perugia or explore breathtaking sceneries as that one of Val d’Orcia, with his peculiar hills with clay gullies.Distances:Cortona – 13 kmArezzo – 40 kmSiena – 50 kmMontalcino – 55 kmAssisi 75 kmAccomodationThe cottage has been delightfully restored; the rooms are furnished with peculiar style which combine the old and original features of the rural Tuscan style with the special care and taste of the owners, keeping a warm and luminous atmosphere. ... more less