The 4 bed accommodation is a self-contained wing of La Voglina, a Classic 18th Century Baroque Villa and Estate by Renown Architectural School of Filippo Juvarra in Italy’s most celebrated culinary and wine regions. Price per bedroom + breakfast + use of common parts.
The date on La Vogilina’s church bell indicates that the church was consecrated in 1776 when it became a convent. In 1800 Napoleon reportedly used the Villa as his headquarters for the Battle of Marengo (visit local museum).
South facing bedroom and kitchen looking out over rolling Monferrato hills.
Other bedroom with balcony is east facing overlooking your brick patio where you can sit at a table and have breakfast in the morning sun shine listening to the birds and looking at nature.
Ground floor access to patio and garden for your use.
Only the kitchen/dining area is on the ground floor (along with washing machine) so stairs have to be climbed to bedrooms (1 with bath, the other with shower) and the large sitting room.
Disponible para huéspedes
In addition to your own patio, there is full access to historic garden and paths around the 25 hectare estate from which quiet country roads extend for 10 kms of scenic walks. If owners are in situ then access to the 18th century church and Yellow and Red reception rooms is available.
There are white and black truffles found in the garden and guests can arrange with a truffle hunter who will visit with his truffle dog and quests can eat whatever is found - fee Euro 100.
Atención a los huéspedes
Private cooking lessons and wine tasting available by arrangement at around Euro 25 per hour or east at the many family run village restaurants..
Either self-cater by buying local delicacies and specialisations from a number of excellent food shops or 2 large supermarkets (Co-op or Esselunga) all just 2 km down the road.
Alternative have a truly memorable wine and food bespoke experience with top chefs at around Euro 25 per person (food included).
Wine taste and sample the 3 Uneseco heritage wines of Barolo, Nebbiolo and Barbera or many of the additional local but excellent whites as well as reds (costs range between Euro 5 and Euro 30 a bottle, depending on type (see map in photo section).
If we are in residence then happy to meet and show main villa and church but staff available to help.
Otros aspectos destacables
Baby chair and baby stair gate available.
Additional mattresses are available for sleeping the floor in the sitting room.
Independent central heating system that guests are expected to operate through controls located in the apartment.
Private cooking lessons and wine tasting and parties by special arrangements.
A trampoline is available in the garden but usage is at guests own risks and owner accept no liability for any accidents.
Quite time after 10 pm
Smoking allowed so long as guests take full responsibility for any damage (fire or burns on furniture or carpets).
Guests indemnify hosts for all damage incurred by them
Parties only be agreement.