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Perth, Australia
Reviewed October 8, 2016

We stayed here for almost a month when my wife had a fall in a nearby village and broke her ankle. The apartment is several kilometres from Sulmona in Vallelarga. The apartment was lovely, very comfortable, spacious and importantly for us, wheelchair friendly. We can't thank our host Domenic enough. He interpreted for us when we required his help and...

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GUILFORD
Reviewed October 5, 2015

We were there with host Dominic on Sept. 18, 2015. It was a great spot to use as a base while exploring family heritage in the historic section of the old town of Pettorano sul Gizio. Large rooms...great for a multi-night stay.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed August 25, 2015

We are a family of 4 with 2 young boys. We stayed here for 4 nights and had a great time. The room is exactly as the pictures suggest. It is spacious and comfortable and has most things needed for a self catering stay. The host provided us with a few basics in the room - and water, milk, and...

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Burlington, Canada
Reviewed July 18, 2015 via mobile

Writing this from the covered porch looking out over peaceful fields and mountains . We have thoroughly enjoyed our stay here while visiting Pettorano. Domenic is a friendly and helpful host who more than accommodated our needs/ wants- Thank you so much! We've appreciated the clean well equipped room(s) and all the special added touches. We will definitely return and...

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Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed August 23, 2014

I recently made a pilgrimage to the charming hill town of Pettorano sul Gizio nestled in the beautiful Genzana Mountains to explore my great-grandparents' birthplace. Domenico, our host, went far beyond the call of duty. He generously offered to translate for me at town hall to assist with my search for information on my family. With Domenico's help, I was...

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Leidschendam, The Netherlands
Reviewed July 7, 2013

Beautifull surrounding, friendly host, and a spacious and lovely appartment. We were given the option to 'upgrade' our reserved appartment, allthough it was lovely, to an even bigger one, with full equipment kitchen utilities, for only € 5 per night, which was worth it. We had a view on the front side, lovely look over the mountains. Very peacefull stay,...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed June 3, 2013

Enchanting is the best word I can think of to describe my experiences at II Poggio Dei Pettirossi and Pettorano Sul Gizio! I will return often! I have had the phenomenal opportunity to have stayed at the II Poggio Dei Pettirossi twice this year and have found it 'completely enchanting'. The accommodations, which, I might add include microwaves, refrigerators and...

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Edina, Minnesota
Reviewed May 20, 2013

Pettorano sul Gizio may not top anyone's list for vacation destinations (in fact, most Italians have never even heard of it); however, it may be one of the best kept secrets in Italy. It is a small medieval town atop an outcropping of a mountain in Abruzzo. Il Poggio dei Pettirossi is located about 1 mile outside the town in...

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Nassau, New Providence Island
Reviewed November 10, 2012

Il Poggio Dei Pettirossi is a pleasant hotel about two kilometres outside the main town of Pettorano sul Gizio, Abruzzo. The owner of the hotel, Dominic, is an American / Italian dual citizen who speaks perfect English and provides excellent advice on what to see and where to eat in the area. The only downside is that it is too...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Il Poggio dei Pettirossi is a tourist country house sited in the Abruzzo’s green nature (Italy). It’s located in Vallelarga, a quiet town close to Pettorano Sul Gizio. Mounted like a gem in the middle of "Monte Genzana’s park”, Pettorano sul Gizio is one of the most beautiful italian ancient suburbs. With its waterfalls and wilderness, walking trails and medieval architecture, this area is an ideal stop for nature lovers and ecotourism.Il Poggio dei Pettirossi is a perfect place to enjoy a vacation close to nature, offering relax and quiet that only a country residence can give, far from daily routine and close to famous Towns known for their architecture, history, culture and recreation. Local restaurants offer typical italian food and wines.Vallelarga is sited among interesting tourist areas such as "Sulmona", famous for the "sugared almonds"(confetti), medieval aqueduct, ancient churches and hermitages; "Scanno", with a magnificent heart shaped lake, traditional suits and jewellery; "Roccaraso", "Castel di Sangro", "Rivisondoli" and "Pescocostanzo", for winter sports and cheese products and four national parks, "Abruzzo National Park", "Gran Sasso”, "Majella” and "Sirente Velino". ... more   less 

Additional Information about Il Poggio Dei Pettirossi

Address: Via Vallelarga 51, 67034 Pettorano sul Gizio, Italy
Location: Italy > Abruzzo > Province of L'Aquila > Pettorano sul Gizio
Price Range: $73 - $76 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“Front apartments beautiful views”
 of 5 bubbles RizzTraveller, Oct 8, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on the front side have a greater view and have more utilities.”
 of 5 bubbles fleursimone73, Jul 7, 2013 | Read review
“Contact Dominic: he will advise you!”
 of 5 bubbles 448MaryAnnC, Jun 3, 2013 | Read review
“Stay in one of the studios or the suite in the front of the house for the best views.”
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