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agritourism farmhouse castello di giomici in valfabbrica - umbria

 AGRITOURISM FARMHOUSE CASTELLO DI GIOMICI

AGRITOURISM FARMHOUSE
CASTELLO DI GIOMICI

CASTELLO DI GIOMICI

The magnificent Giomici Castle dates back to the 11th century and is located in the heart of Umbria, between Perugia, Assisi and Gubbio. Recently the castle has been completely restored, becoming a cosy hotel, where peace and hospitality come together and reign supreme. From the tower you have a breathtaking views of the entire property. Giomici Castle covers 160 hectares of land with vineyards, olive groves, oak forests, and also some natural lakes. As one of our guests, you can enjoy long walks along the many paths in the naturalness of shady woodlands, where truffles grow. If you prefer you can refresh in the castle's pool, go fishing in one of our lakes or even enjoy some horseback riding. Beautiful and famous cities such as Assisi, Gubbio and Perugia are less than 30 minutes away from the castle, whereas Orvieto, Spoleto and Todi are no more than an hour's away from Giomici. Giomici Castle is the ideal destination for a romantic or family getaway, ideal for visiting many of the most beautiful cities of Umbria and to celebrate special events, including anniversaries, weddings and business functions. We look forward to welcoming you to the castle. See you soon!

Structures

The rooms have been renovated with the utmost care and wherever possible we have preserved the castle's original design by using original materials and fittings. All rooms have lovely views of the surrounding hills and the Apennines Mountains, making Giomici Castle the perfect place to relax within a charming atmosphere of tranquillity of past times. As night falls, a blanket of stars will wrap you in a magical blanket with an amazing bright sky, without any light pollution from the towns or cities close by. You can stay in one of the double, triple or family. Each room has a luxurious bathroom with shower or bath, hairdryer, heating and television.

Offered services

Enjoy a relaxing moment in the castle's swimming pool (7.30 x 3.75 metres) with beautiful views of the valley. The pool is open from 1 July until the end of September. Go horseback riding to feel at one with nature. The stables are just a few minutes walk from the castle and there are also horses suitable for beginners. Riding lessons are also available in the large 1200-square metre paddock. There are two small lakes on the property, an ideal place to relax while fishing and angling. The renovation work at the main tower and the oldest part of the castle has recently been completed. Our guests can visit the tower and enjoy splendid views of the surrounding landscape around Giomici. Guests can also make use of the table tennis table and the table football game in the castle's garden. We can provide a full catering service (luncheons and dinners) on request.

Territory

Umbria is often referred to as the 'green heart of Italy'. More sheltered by external influences than other Italian regions, it has thankfully retained many of its traditions and flavors of the past. Umbria is a wonderful region, with hills, forests, streams, valleys and a vast historicala and artistic heritage. It is still relatively unspoilt and not overwhelmed by mass tourism. Giomici Castle provides an excellent base from where to discover the region. Guests often opt for a day visit to Perugia, the region's capital, and Assisi, with its extraordinary frescoes by Giotto which are located in the Basilica of San Francesco. Another favourite is the ancient city of Orvieto, where you can find one of Italy's largest cathedrals which is one of the largest Gothic buildings in the country. Other destinations not far away are lesser-known, such as the beautiful hill town of Todi, or Gubbio, with one of the best medieval centres in Italy, or Spoleto, considered by many to be the most impressive of Umbrian towns. Also we should not forget Trasimeno Lake, the largest lake in central Italy and it offers some excellent leisure and water sports opportunities. Of course there is the Marmore's Falls, Roman built water falls which are located in a natural setting of incomparable beauty. Several of Italy's famous tourist destinations are within a two-hour drive, including Rome, Siena, Arezzo and Florence. Therefore, choosing Giomici Castle as a base, gives our guests the opportunity to visit some amazingly wonderful places and the time spent here will always seem too short!

AGRITOURISM FARMHOUSE CASTELLO DI GIOMICI is close to Assisi Gubbio Perugia