This is an excellent bed&breakfast for families, couples, as well as individual travellers. It's the ideal spot if you want to explore the Umbrian countryside and the many beautiful villages in the area, Lago Trasimeno and, of course, the magnificent city of Perugia. The large house and garden are located in one of the most beautiful countrysides I know, which... More
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- La Fratta is our home and the result of a dream that we had cultivated for a long time: to live in a dimension where making art is lived with the movement of nature that surrounds us. The fields, the seasons, the birth and rebirth of the oak and the blade of grass, the earth that is substance and form, marks and prints made by hands, natural elements like water and air, fire ally of secret heat…. All this is ceramic art; all this is what brought us to La Fratta. The moment we first saw this old farmhouse, crumbling and abandoned for years, we had the feeling that it had been waiting for us. While we were restoring it, we wanted to respect its ancient form and yet create useful spaces in which to work, live and accommodate our guests.We wanted a place where we could share the recovery of time and space in a dimension of art in which we could search for the right form and the right image that could be reproduced in an object, in a sculpture or simply in hand-modelled clay.We are not interested in merely reproducing objects but rather in stimulating the sensitivity within each of us that allows the secrets of clay to be revealed. For this reason we believe that every work carried out by a group enriches us; everyone participates with his own individuality, sharing his instruments of travel and orientation.Thanks to the ideal position of La Fratta, you can go on excursions every day to discover the culture and natural beauty that make our region so precious. The good-humoured conviviality and cheerfulness that you find at La Fratta are the natural consequence of relationships that are formed spontaneously and that easily become friendships. The people we meet at La Fratta are, like us, attracted to a world in which you can live in nature, art and friendship.These people are our friends, ... more less
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