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Casal dei Fichi as featured on the tv show 'A Sense of Place'

Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Francavilla d'Ete, Province of Fermo, Marche
Are you looking to relax in a peaceful environment where you can take it easy and let life slow down a little? Picture yourself at Casal dei Fichi.

Your apartment is waiting for you where you can enjoy privacy and tranquility. Situated in a peaceful valley with spectaular views in all directions, your spacious apartment has room for 4 people and has it's own dedicated private garden.

Take it easy in a hammock among the fig and walnut trees and let your cares drift away and as you think about which local restaurant you might visit this evening to try the delicious dishes you have been dreaming about.

Within the landscaped grounds we have a 15m heated pool boarded by a large decked area with sun loungers and shades - It gets the sunshine all day long so you can relax and soak up the inspirational views of the rolling hills, each t...
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Listing #HL88096
About the Owner
Bob G
Languages spoken:English, Italian
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2009
Interaction with guests
We live on site and are therefore available each day to help you have a great holiday. If you have any questions or problems then we are there to assist. You might need a recommendation for a day out, a restaurant booked or a special event planned. Just let us know. Also each week we host a complimentary pizza party where you get the chance to meet the other guests, make a pizza from scratch and enjoy a glass or two of local wine.
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Reviewed November 19, 2018

Bob and Ian are two wonderful folks who have gone far beyond to ensure their clients become friends. They know the local culture and happily participate in experiencing many local delights: truffle hunting, olive oil production, wine (and more wine), great local eateries, a pizza...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Bob M
Reviewed November 18, 2018

Casal dei Fichi is truly a fabulous "piece" of paradise! Bob and Ian have created a haven in Le Marche. The minute you arrive at Casal dei Fichi, you can't take your eyes off the beautiful views and surroundings. Bob and Ian are welcoming hosts...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank Katherine W
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Reviewed November 9, 2018

Everything about our stay at Casal dei Fichi was wonderful. First of all, Le Marche is a beautiful part of Italy we hadn't visited before. We would have seen more of it had we not been so content to hang around Casal dei Fichi, where...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Lisa B
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Whilst you are staying with us we want you to feel perfectly at home and treat your apartment just as you would your own home. Please let us know what we can do to make your stay...
    1 Full bath
    1 Queen
    1 Sofa
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
There are no charges for cleaning, linen, heating, towels or pool towels. There are no supplements for the use of any of our facilities including WIFI, DVD, book and CD library. From April to Autumn there is a weekly complimentary pizza party each week for our guests - always great fun.
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About the neighborhood
Casal dei Fichi is a short walk from Francavilla d’Ete, an ancient village set up on a hill with magnificent views. There are all the amenities here including shops, bars and a great simple restaurant. Within a few minutes drive there are several other towns each with it’s own superb restaurant restaurants and other facilities.
Our guests comment that they like the location - quiet and undisturbed. At the same time we are in central Marche so you can easily get around to see the main attractions like the cities of Fermo and Macerata, the coast and the mountains.
Nearby to Casal dei Fichi are the fascinating Roman ruins of Urbisaglia and the abbey where you can take lunch and explore the grounds.
Getting around
We are in central Marche and public transport is limited so you are recommended to hire a car.

Our nearest airports are:
Ancona - 60 minutes
Perugia & Pescara - 90 minutes
Bologna & Rome - 3 hours
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Ancona: 49.7 mi
Railway: Macerata: 12.4 mi
Ferry: Ancona: 43.5 mi
We are an easy one hour drive from Ancona airport, 90 minutes from Pescara & Perugia (all with Ryanair from Stansted) and 3 hours from Bologna and Rome.
Car hire is available from various companies at these airports.

If you don't want to drive we will happily arrange pick ups and a taxi service for your stay.

Not sure of the easiest way to get to us? Just mail us and we will advise you!
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 18.6 mi.
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