Charming Pet-Friendly Vacation Rental for Couples in Abruzzo Countryside, ItalySanto Stefano di Sessanio, Abruzzo (Italy)
This unique pet-friendly rental in the Abruzzo countryside of Italy comes with a King-sized bed with a wool mattress, all sitting on an iron frame. The bed has four pillows, and a blanket with the style and patterns of the region. This accommodation includes towels, shampoo/soap, and a hairdryer. A housekeeping service comes through daily and children ages two or younger are free but an extra bed is $39 perp person per night. Read More
- Running water
- King-size bed
This property contains a luggage room, parking, concierge, and complementary Wi-Fi.Read More
The property offers many services to guests:
General services: bookable business area, baby-sitting services, on-call medical service, mountain bike and snow shoes for rent, and a limousine-car rental.
Wellness Spa: a very relaxing and tranquil environment where guests can unwind and spell the many perfumed oil and regenerate the mind and body.
A picnic where a local craftsman makes a wicket basket which contains; wine, bread, cheese, salami, oil, water, fruit, honey and mint.
The Bottega dell'Artigianato Domestico gives guests the opportunity to buy artisan products to decorate rooms as well as handwoven cloth. Read More
Location + Surroundings
This incredible luxury property is situated in a fortified medieval village, perfect for those wishing to explore Italy's history. Using the original identity stamp which runs through every aspect of the project, it stays respectfully true to the culture and customs of its ancestors. The style recreates the traditions of a medieval village, from how the villagers lived their lives to the food they ate and the crafts they practiced with the skills they possessed. Over ten years of research, with the help of the museum “Genti d’Abruzzo,” has been dedicated to recreating a true to life experience of being there hundreds of years ago. Read More
- Winter sports
This property offers many activities that are exclusive to its guests, they include:
On the Pastures with Mimi:
The farm which Mimi has been working on as a child as a shepherd, hidden secrets of the land can be discovered on this activity.
During this two hour class, guests will get face-time with the Chef and learn all of the cooking utensils. Guests will also be cooking several dishes ranging from ravioli to "ferrartelle," and using local ingredients and a tasting session.
Similar to the cooking class but with a more focus on bread items. Working with a local housewife, guests will prepare pizza and bread using the old traditional utensils and cook the food in the authentic wood-burning oven.
Guests will spend a couple of hours learning how to make different pastries including cakes, cookies, and milk biscuits, all cooked in an authentic wood-burning oven.
After receiving a short lesson on the art of weaving, guests will try making cloth with traditional techniques and instruments.
Soap Making Class:
Passed down from generations, the recipe to soap making has been kept alive at the property and guests will learn this recipe from a trusted artisan perfumer.
- Pets allowed
- You will receive a full refund if you cancel 24 hours or more prior to check-in.
- You will receive a full refund for the remaining nights and charged for one full nights stay if you cancel within 24 hours.
Pets are allowed at this property and all bookings are charged on double occupancy.