Beauty, nature, history. Find the perfect place to work and relax in this charming double suite in an authentic 19th century villa.
Let yourself delight in this elegant double suite, with a cosy livingroom, antique furniture and painted ceilings.
Let yourself delight in this elegant double suite, with a cosy livingroom, antique furniture and painted ceilings on the groundfloor of the beautiful 19th century Villa La Riniera, located on the hills of Castel San Pietro Terme, near Bologna.
"La Riniera" is located in a quiet spot of Italian countryside, only 2 kilometers far from the lovely center of the medieval town of Castel San Pietro Terme.
The newly restored apartment lies on the ground floor of the Villa and is easily accessible from the main entrance, via the n/e porch.
From the elegant main hall of the house, full of history and beauty, guests will enter their reserved area, with its bright livingroom with antique furniture, enhanced by a precious original 19th century parquet floor.
In a corner of the livingroom, a small kitchenette with fridge is provided for breakfast, tea and light meals.
From the livingroom, guests have direct access to the large double bedroom, furnished in 19th century stile, with painted walls and original parquet floor, and to the "vintage"-looking but extremely comfortable and efficient bathroom.
Our guests will benefit from:
- Cosy and newly restored double bedroom with painted ceiling;
- Elegant livingroom with antique furniture (a third 1,80 bed can be provided for a child, if requested);
- Old fashioned (but comfy and efficient) private bathroom;
- Vast romantic garden, which delivers beauty across all seasons. The most fortunate ones will enjoy the stunning blooming of the over 12.000 plants of peonies growing in the garden and in the fields around the villa.
- Two big porches accessing the vast garden, misty in winter and blooming in spring;
- a rich breakfast, that our guests can prepare by themselves, or request served from 8.30 to 9.30 am (in this second case there will be a supplement price of 15 euro/person).
- English speaking and friendly staff;
- Parking area, only a few meters from the main entrance of the suite.
- daily maid service: for this service is however necessary that rooms are free from guests not after 10 am.
Общение с гостями
Our family has been living in this house for the past 80 years and Lucia, Niccolò together with their children Matilde, Moroello and Margherita will always be happy to tell some stories about "La Riniera" and to help the guests with anything they might need.
They know a lot about the area, and will suggest you the best places to eat and drink, the most interesting museums and historical sites, the nicest shops, the most enjoyable trecking paths according to everyone's capability, and many other amazing facilities and activities around.
If you wish, Lucia will be glad to introduce you to the marvellous world of peony-growing, while Niccolò might want to share some of the best cycling paths he has been discovering in the last 25 years of explorations.
Please find listed below some simple house rules. We will be extremely grateful if you could keep them in mind for the whole length of your stay, and be so kind to share them with everyone who should join you at Villa Riniera while you are here.
1)Smoking is not permitted anywhere in the house. Fireplaces must not be used at anytime.
2)We will be grateful if you could avoid loud noises (music, tv, shouting etc.) at anytime during the day and in particular from 11pm to 8am.
3)Please do not throw plastic bags, tampons or huge quantities of toilet paper in the WC.
4)Children up to 12 years old should use the bathtub only under the stricht surveillance of an adult. We will not be held responsible for any consequences that may result from disregarding the above.
5)There are no strongboxes or security sistems in the house and so is entirely your responsibility to ensure that all your belongings (including money, laptops, smatphones etc.) are safe all the time. We assume no responsibility for any loss, theft, damage or disappearence that should happen at anytime during the duration of your stay, neither inside or outside the Villa.
6)Many areas of the big garden surrounding the Villa are at your disposal. Should you wish to access them, please ask a member of the staff and we will be happy to show you around and to provide you with some extra chairs, tables and with everything you might need to deeply enjoy your time outdoors. For your own safety, please do not climb, sit or lean on the gates, parapets and fences which you will find inside and around the garden. Please take extra care of your children, especially when playing next to the stairs or crossing the car parking area. We will not be held responsible for any consequences that may result from disregarding the above.
All the staff members remain at you entire disposal for any further information or any query or suggestion you should wish to make for the whole length of your stay, and beyond. We already look forward to seeing you again.
Enjoy your time at Villa Riniera!