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“A little peace of heaven!”
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view from the garden
view from the veranda
covered salon
gourmet kitchen
master with memory foam queen
bath
dining
sitting area fireplace and flat screen
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Diano Arentino, Italian Riviera, Liguria

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SheepsMK
MK
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47 reviews
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“A little peace of heaven!”
Reviewed 28 July 2015 for a stay in July 2015

We were lucky enough to spend a month in the American cottage. We loved it. Arthur was very helpful and answered all my questions prior to arrival. Nothing seemed too much bother for him and we genuinely felt he cared about us enjoying our stay.
We were met after a nightmare drive (our Sat Nav tried to take us down a white, mountain road to get there) by Margheritta. She was so kind and had a wonderful sense of humour. We shared a much needed and revitalizing glass of wine together!
The cottage is a cool, peaceful haven. We were there from mid June and the evenings felt cool as there is not much evening sun reaching the property. From July this was not a problem
Spending the day out and coming back to the peace of the cottage was lovely. We found some beautiful walks among olive groves where you can see for miles. We painted and read and wrote. We loved Cervo and went twice to an amazing restaurant up in the mountains in Lucinasco called Trattoria dalla Etta. They do an delicious tasting menu where the courses never seem to stop coming! Very close and worth a peaceful wander is Laghetto Lucinasco. Be warned though, high mountain roads to get there!
We enjoyed Diano Marina, with friendly beaches and lovely shops...especially fresh pasta and fresh fish. The fruit and veg is fantastic. We took "Jamie's Italian" cookery book with us and had a lot of wonderful Italian feasts cooked in Arthurs kitchen. We highly recommend staying here and look forward to returning. Huge thanks to Arthur, Margheritta and Rosa for the most wonderful holiday ever.

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Management Response
4 Aug 2015
Thank you Caroline...loved having you...it's nice to find someone who enjoys my home as much as I do....
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Nadya1984
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
“A peace of heaven”
Reviewed 9 September 2014 for a stay in September 2014

Excellent location for someone who is looking for peaceful and quiet place to stay,very relaxing atmosphere.It looks exactly how it is been described.Stunning views and very friendly neighbourhood.Close to the beach and at the same time in the middle of olive groves.The property itself it is very cosy,definitely worth visiting.Arthur was very helpful and gave us a lot of information with places to go and things to do.Also Jenny,the host was very friendly and welcoming,she gave us a lot of hints too,made us feel at home. Looking forward next year to visit again.

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Your age range 25-34
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Management Response
16 Sep 2014
Thank you Nadya..,,,I am so glad you had a lovely time,,,it is always nice when someone appreciates your home as much as you do,,, love to see you again next year,,,Arthur
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Reviewed 1 July 2014 for a stay in June 2014
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Management Response
2 Jul 2014
It was a pleasure hosting Federico and his family. They apreciated my cottage as much as I did...and treated it as their own....Thanks again Federico...come again, anytime!
Arthur Caruana
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