The medieval village of ARQUA' PETRARCA, is rated 2nd among ”The most beautiful villages in Italy". Located in the heart of Euganean Hills Natural Park, the house has 4 apartments, each apartment has 2 beds + double sofa bed and a dedicated space in the charming garden, furnished with table and chairs. Just a few steps away from Casa Zorzi is located a small and cosy restaurant, called Antico Guerriero, where you may have meals.
The guests of Casa Zorzi have free access to the facilities and to the heated and covered multifunction swimming pool of our castle Castello di Lispida, situated 5 km. (5 minutes) from Casa Zorzi. We also offer 2 outdoor hot tubs and, from March to October (Fri-Sat-Sun) , a suggestive wine bar in the ancient cellars where our natural wines are served.
From Casa Zorzi you can reach any point of interest in less than one hour driving or by train. EVERY HOUR THERE IS A DIRECT TRAIN TO/FROM VENICE, TAKING YOU TO VENICE- GRAND CANAL in 45 MINUTES. Padova is 30 minutes away, Vicenza 45, Verona and Garda Lake 1 hour and, finally Adriatic Sea 45/50.
The historical stone house has been lovingly restored utilizing traditional craftsmanship and materials: it offers modern conveniences such as FREE INTERNET ACCESS, AIR CONDITIONING, SAT. TV.
The living room is furnished with locally crafted furniture including a double sofa bed. The spacious and romantic bedroom is beautifully furnished with an exquisite hand painted bed and antique armoire.
The small kitchen is well appointed with good quality items .
Bathroom with shower and hairdryer ( towels ars supplied and changed twice a week).
There are traditional vaulted brick ceilings with wooden beams throughout.
This property is baby-friendly, offering baby essentials.
The apartment looks out onto a quiet courtyard and each morning you will wake to the sounds of silence accompanied by an occasional church bell.
THE VILLAGE : time seems to have stood still in the medieval village of Arquà Petrarca. The S.S. Trinità Oratory; the Loggia dei Vicari; the Poet's museum/house; the Fountain with the old washing trough and the charming palaces that face the narrow streets bear fascinating witness to the past fortunes of Arquà Petrarca.
Surrounding Arquà Petrarca, visitors will find the world renown Terme Euganee Spas; the impressive historical garden of Valsanzibio; 4 golf courses; the small medieval towns of Monselice, Este e Montagnana; Praglia e Carceri Abbeys; and several wonderful Venetian Villas.