We had a wonderful family holiday staying at La Foschia d'Estate with our 2 teenage boys. It is a lovely place to stay and explore the best of the Abruzzo region.
The house is set in a beautiful hilltop location with fantastic views of the Gran Sasso mountains and the hills that flow down to the coast. The house is very comfortable and spacious with plenty of terrace areas in front and out the back. There is a large garden to relax in and a table tennis table for some fun games.
The nearest beach is the one at the coastal town of Pineto and is only about a 30 minute drive. The beach is a lovely sandy beach and it has a long stretch of pine trees just behind it that offer some welcome shade from the summer sun. Try the area between Marco's lido and the boat hire school, it's usually quiet with plenty of space.
You can also easily get into the mountains for some treking, climbing ot mountain biking. We walked through the Salinello Gorge and visited the Prati...