Via Montereano 1, 06024 Gubbio (Perugia)
You will be hosted in a charming farmhouse, in a historic farmhouse with swimming pool with organic farm estate and dominant Italian park on the first hill in view of the historic center of Gubbio. It is a family-owned company that has several recently renovated units and apartments. It was the Antica Residenza of the illustrious geologist Guido Bonarelli, today it is an organic farm run by grandchildren who cultivate Ancient Cereals and Legumes from which we produce our famous artisan pastas that we sell directly to the guests and online.
Montereano was the former residence of the famous geologist and explorer Bonarelli (see “Bonarelli event” on Wikipedia), pioneer of the oil in Italy (ENI) and Argentine, grandfather of the owner, were he used to rest coming back from his adventurous trips in far lands as Borneo, Fire Land, Andes, Patagonia, Northern Africa. Montereano is an “unique and natural land” were you can meet wild life as hare, pheasant, squirrel, porcupine, fox, weasel, fawn and wild boar.
“Monteriano” was a mythic Italian place for the famous English writer Edward M Foster (“Where the Angels fear to tread” 1905 , “A Room with a view “ 1908) and Montereano is absolutely mythic for its position on the top of a hill in front of the historical Consoli’s Palace of the medieval Gubbio town, completely surrounded by the greenery, expressive of memory and beauty: ideal for an holiday for the body and the spirit were you can cultivate interests in arts, history, traditions, science (geology), religion (St. Francis) and Italian typical gastronomy.
In the farm we cultivate only organic products (olive oil, cereals, beans). The location is a typical stone house recently accurately restored with attention for the original charm. The home is surrounded by a park with secular trees, with open spaces for relax, and others for eating outdoor (tables and barbecue). Parking. The swimming pool (4, 5 feet water height) is at guests' disposal includes a children's corner (3 feet water height) and is equipped with sunbeds, umbrellas and hot shower. Large rooms for breakfast, reading, meetings, exhibition, typical products selling. Ping-pong.
Different kinds of accommodation are offered: one room, two room or three room flat or bedrooms with bathroom, equipped with every comfort (heating, air conditioned, TV): the furniture is welcoming, elegant and functional.
It's possible to have breakfast in self-catering or served in the dining room. Lunch and dinner can be taken in the apartments with cozy kitchens well equipped or in the best restaurants chosen for you in the “way of flavors” at only 6 minutes by car.
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