Set within a beautiful garden, with a magnificent panoramic view over the surroundings Umbrian hills, this unique hotel has been completely restored from an ancient windmill to welcome you into a comfortable and relaxing atmosphere. The Country Hotel is ideally located between Umbertide and Gubbio, just a short drive from the attractive and historic Umbrian towns of Città di Castello, Umbertide, Gubbio, Perugia, Spello and also Lake Trasimeno, and the neighbouring regions of Tuscany, the Marche, and the Adriatic Coast are within easy driving distance for day trips. A great location for a holiday in Italy.
In addition to a superb restaurant with indoor and outdoor seating overlooking the beautiful gardens, the hotel offers large rooms with countryside views, equipped with heating, air conditioning, flat screen satellite televisions, hair-dryers. There are lounge areas, a Ceremonial Hall available for special occasions such as weddings and banquets, and conference room, as well as a large swimming pool and gardens with a play area for children complete the quality of the complex. There is also an indoor spa with hydro massage tub, sauna, Turkish bath, emotional showers, and a relaxation area. Breakfast buffet is served every morning, and sunbeds, parasols, and drinks are available in the pool areas,. Free WiFi is available in all common areas, and the pool is open from May to October according to weather conditions. A shuttle service from/to Perugia S.Egidio Airport is available on request.
The hotel has a second restaurant, 800 mts from the hotel, offering an extensive menu including some of the best dishes of Umbrian tradition including sapori di bosco, crescia with prosciutto ham, tagliatelle with goose sauce, Etruscan pennette, gnocchetti with truffle, roast duck, and pork shank with fennel. This restaurant is situated in a XVI farmhouse which became,an ancient mail station, and now offers an atmosphere which is at the same time rural and refined.
Sporting activities in the area include hiking, bird watching, hunting, fishing, horse riding, golf, tennis. There are superb shopping opportunities in all the nearby towns and villages, and of course numerous fabulous restaurants to sample the best of Italian and international cuisine.
The nearest airport is Perugia, but airports at Rome, Pisa, Florence, Rimini, and Ancona are all within 2 hours driving time. Several airlines offers low cost direct flights to all these airports from the United Kingdom and Europe facilitating affordable airfares for a holiday in Italy.