Midway between the market town of Canelli and the village of Bubbio, this beautiful 18th Century Farmhouse is set in an elevated position amongst the beautiful hills of the Langhe and Monferrato, with stunning panoramic views of the surrounding countryside. It is at the centre of the most widely acclaimed wine and food region of Italy. Casa Dolcetto is located in the middle of this recently awarded Unesco World Heritage site, on account of its unique beauty.
The house can accomodate 8 adults and 3 children. It has four double bedrooms (en-suite), a children's bedroom, a well equipped kitchen and separate dinning room and two spacious living rooms with fireplaces.
Casa Dolcetto stands in its own grounds surrounded by fruit trees, lawns, vineyards, herbs and flowers, with two covered terraces overlooking the Valley of Loazzolo. The garden includes a private, south-facing swimming pool (12m x 6m) located in an elevated, sunny position. The house has a covered portico for outdoor dining and a barbecue.
Casa Dolcetto is ideally placed for a varied choice of activities like mountain biking, water rafting and rock climbing, shopping including designer outlets or simply relaxing and enjoying the local food and wines on offer.
Other local attractions that can be reached easily from Casa Dolcetto including the Roman towns of Acqui Terme and Alba, the Italian Rivera and the ski slopes of the Aosta Valley. Throughout the Summer and Autumn there are many food festivals in the surrounding towns and villages.
Every weekend in October you can visit the International Alba Truffle festival or sample the world renowned white truffle at many of our local restaurants. Please note that during the truffle season it is possible to go truffle hunting with a local truffle hunter and chef who is also available to prepare some delicious local dishes using this local products and off course truffle.
For more information please do not hesitate to contact Gabrielle the owner of this property.