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Agriturismo Contrada Duranowww.contradadurano.it
Hotels, B&Bs, Restaurants, Italy, Marche
sparkling..intimate..and different from other places.
Location: Smerillo,Marche- beautiful hillside position.
In this lovely ancient house dating from 1720 , thanks to a loving restoration by it's owners jimmy and concetta a wonderful italian farm retreat has been created.Set in over 8 hectares of land with it's own woods behind the house,the sun terrace in the garden at 1500 feet above sea level offers stunning views over unspoilt countryside as far as the Adriatic coast and the massif of monte conero.Contrada Durano is very special and different from other places. Relatively small in it's capacity it allows for an intimacy unknown in large hotels.The rooms are all immaculately clean and are cleaned every day,furnished with large comfortable double beds with original and tasteful fabrics,they have ample en suite bathrooms with power showers which actually work! hairdryers,courtesy products etc.most rooms have their own private entrance so guests can come and go as they please.This is a great place for "foodies" in the dining room delightful breakfasts are served with freshly prepared fruit,home made conserves and jams,and cheeses with fresh ham or eggs with bacon or omlettes,fresh toast,coffee or tea from a selection.Evening dinners are a real event and home grown or locally produced foods are always used and all meats come from organically certified breeders.The cantina offers a variety of some of the best wines from the Marche region.Guests usually meet each other over a chilled prosecco aperitivo before dining and the no children policy assures an adult environment for guests dining and staying here.English is spoken and credit card payment is preferred.At only a 3/4 hour drive from the centre of Rome contrada durano will give that moment of quiet relaxation after those hectic days in the capital.Bookings always via internet .and check out their web site for further information and things to do and see.
Company: Agriturismo Contrada Durano
Street: contrada durano, 3
State/Province: Ascoli Piceno
Zip/Postal Code: 63020
Phone: ++39 0734 786012
Fax: ++39 0734 79359
Website: www.contradadurano.itE-mail: Click here to send an e-mail inquiry
Listing #3790, on Slow Travel since 4/23/2009
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