Villa Truffle holiday rental close to Alba
- SQM 450
Holiday rental ideal for tasting truffles, good wine and Nutella
Accommodation: 8 + 2 sleeps. Bedrooms 4 (3 doubles, 1 twin not joinable, 2 extra beds for 2 persons) | Bathrooms: 6 (3 with shower, 1 with bathtub and shower, 1 with bathtub, 1 with shower and Turkish bath)
Charming villa in Monferrato, right in the heart of UNESCO World Heritage Site. Villa Truffle is located inside a small medieval town perched on one of the many ridges of the territory. The villa is a semi detached house with the rectory and is however completely independent. Furnished with elegance and essentiality, it offers unforgettable moments. The large living room, the central part of the house, furnished with comfortable sofas is the perfect retreat for those who enjoy a book while tasting a glass of Grignolino wine. On the back of the house there is a panoramic terrace and a fenced swimming pool. All in full harmony with the completely stone structure of the house.
The Villa of 450 square meters is set on two levels in addition to the cellar. The estate opens from the green garden located in front of the entrance of the house that leads directly to the living area equipped with comfortable sofas and the windows of the living room lead to the garden and the pool closed with a gate. On the left you enter the dining room with kitchen, and through a large French door directly to the terrace where guest can easily enjoy a relaxing breakfast. On the right of the living room there is the “Winter Garden” a living room equipped with modern sofas where in winter time are stored the lemon trees and in summertime thanks to the large French windows is an open covered garden great for reading books. On the same floor, next to the entrance there is also a bathroom with shower. From the staircase in the dining room you access the mezzanine with TV corner and sofa bed, and from here you continue in the corridor that leads to the sleeping area made of four bedrooms. On the left there are two double bedrooms, with view on the garden and swimming pool and a bedroom with separate twin beds. These three bedrooms share, on the right of the corridor, two bathrooms of which one with shower and one with bathtub. The last bedroom is a large private suite made of double bedroom and a bathroom with tub and shower. Continuing along the corridor on the right a stairway goes down to the lower part in the winter garden.
Returning to the kitchen through twenty one steps you go down to the cellar whose charm brings back to the past with the smell of the wine in the wooden barrels. Through a French window you can also access to the swimming pool area. On the left there is a separate room with a small kitchenette, a bathroom with shower, 2 loungers to relax and on the right a further bathroom serving the pool with Turkish bath.
On the front of the house the lawned garden completely enclosed gives a sense of peace and tranquility also thanks to its ancient trees and rose bushes.
The garden, on three sides of the house, measures about 1500 square metres. Climbing down five large steps there is the fenced swimming pool with rectangular shape and chlorine depuration. The entrance in pool is through a Roman step of 5 stairs and measures about 4 x 9 metres with a fixed depth of 1.40 metres. The pool area is equipped with sun beds and umbrellas. In front of the “Winter garden room” there is a circular glass table ideal for outdoor lunches or for taking a break drinking a glass of Barbera, a red wine typical of the region. In front of the kitchen a terrace is the ideal place for morning breakfast.
- Services and shops: 200 metres, a small Butcher's shop and grocery shop open on Sunday morning too.
- Restaurants: 200 metres, Casale Monferrato 10 km
- Outlets: Vicolungo The Style Outlets 55 km, Loro Piana Outlet 70 km, Serravalle Designer Outlet 80 km,
- Casale Monferrato: 10 km
- Jewish Museum of Casale Monferrato and Synagogue: 12 km
- Alessandria: 35 km
- Vercelli: 40 km
- Fondazione Ferrero and Museum: 65 km
- Alba: 62 km
- International Alba White Truffle Fair - Piazza Medford: 65 km
- Asti: 35 km
- Novara: 58 km
- Torino: 80 km
- Beaches: Ligurian Seas - Voltri 105 km
- Genova: 125 km
- Milano: 130 km
- Borromean Islands: 112 km on Lake Maggiore
- Portofino 155 km
- Montecarlo 260 km
- Airports: Turin 83 km, Milan Malpensa 108 km, Milan Linate Airport 141 km, Orio al Serio International Airport 156 km, Pisa 287 km, Florence 372 km, Bologna 279 km, Roma 655 km
GOLF AND TENNIS CLUB
- Golf Club Monferrato 11 km
- Golf Club Margara 20 km
- Golf Feudo di Asti 41 km
- Tennis Club Sport Club 12.7 km
- Tennis Club 27.7 km
SPA AND RESORTS
- Terme Monte a Valenza 27 km
- Terme Rivanazzano 70.4 km
- Spa "Lago delle Sorgenti" 74 km
Monferrato is a very large territory with still uncontaminated and wild areas famous in the world thanks also to Umberto Eco who mentioned Casale Monferrato in famous book the “The Island of the Day Before”. An area to be discovered, small villages perched on the ridges, along with its wine-making vocation, the white truffle harvest, a sophisticated ambassador of Italian culinary culture associated under the city of Alba, the hazelnut from which nutella is born, known and loved throughout world, rice fields and delicious cheeses, constitute the true heritage of this territory. The region of Monferrato offers breath-taking landscapes and is nestled between the areas called Langhe and Roero. The Monferrato together with the landscapes of the Langhe-Roero that form an area of 10 thousand hectares, on 22 June 2014 was recognized as the 50th Italian site registered on the UNESCO World Heritage list. Situated in a strategic position at the center of the triangle shaped by Milan,Turin an Genua,the Monferrato is easily accessible -by car also from Switzerland, France and Germany.
6 Bathroom, 4 Bedroom, 1 Dining-Room, 1 Kitchen, 2 Living room
Sleeping1 Baby crib, Bed linen, 3 King bed, 1 Sofa bed, 2 Single bed
CookingChild's high chair, Coffee machine, Cooking utensils, Dishwasher, Kitchen stove, Microwave, Oven, Refrigerator, Toaster, Water cooler
Heating/CoolingFireplace, Heating available
OutsidePrivate Balcony, Private Terrace
EntertainmentBroadband Internet, TV (Satellite)
SanitaryBidet, Hair dryer, Essentials, Shower, Towel-set, Hot Tub
LaundryIron & Board, Washing machine, Dryer, Washing Machine
MiscellaneousFirst aid kit, Safety Card, Mosquito net
Spa & GymUnheated Outdoor swimming pool, Private Steam sauna
OutsideDeck chairs, Private Garden
Via Gian Giacomo Francia, 4, Cella Monte, Province of Alessandria