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Casa del podere

3 reviews
Bedroom 1
Living room
Bedroom 5
Bedroom 2
Bedroom 3
Living room
Panoramic terrace
Public swimming pool within walking distance
Bathroom 2
view of the hamlet
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5 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Zocca, Province of Modena, Emilia-Romagna
This location represents the perfect place to enjoy your holiday in Italy!

The house is very comfortable and offers a breathtaking view over the valleys and mountains of the Apennines. It is perfect for small groups of 6 persons as well as for larger groups up to10 people travelling together, as it is offers 5 double bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen with open fireplace, a spacious living room with eating table, panoramic terrace with furniture and barbecue.

The villages of Montombraro and Zocca, with restaurants, shops, swimming pools and tennis courts are at walking distance.

We organize cookery courses for enthusiastic amateurs, gourmets and anyone who appreciates food, wine and cooking.

During your stay it is possible to organize visits to Parmesan cheese, Balsamic vinegar and Parma Ham factories, where a guided t...
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About the Owner, Silvia V
Languages spoken: English, Italian, French
Response Rate: 84 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Nov 2006
Overall rating: 4.7 / 5.0
Based on 11 reviews and 3 properties
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Listing #HL17556
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James P
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Level 2 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016 for a stay in May 2016

Wow *** this house/castle is gorgeous -in a peaceful rural setting and surrounded by beautiful picturesque villages. This was the highlight of our Italy trip. This is roomy, homely and comfortable for a large group and the beds are comfy. The cooking class is great fun and am so glad we did this. The owner is italian warmth and friendliness...

Amy C
Phoenix, Arizona
Level 5 Contributor
67 reviews
32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015

We had a very nice stay in this home. It is set in a remote, beautiful location in the hills outside (45 min - SW) of Bologna with great hills for running and beautiful views. We took a cooking class from the owner - on site in a professional kitchen - and created some great food to enjoy during our...

Utrecht, The Netherlands
1 review
Reviewed 18 June 2014 for a stay in June 2014

Casa del Podere is very well suited voor large groups. We were a group of ten and never felt cramped together. The location is superb: secluded and quiet with the village within easy reach. The region is beautiful and very good for cycling, walking and other outdoor activities. Food and wine lovers will have a good time as well. Bologna...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(3)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Ground floor : entrance, living/dining room with sofas and armchairs, dining table, TV with Sat receiver. Large kitchen provided with refrigerator, freezer, gas cooker, oven, dishwasher, coffee machine and toaster; fireplace.Washing machine available in a separate service room. 1 double bedroom with queen bed and baby's cot , bathroom with shower.

First floor: 2 double bedrooms with queen beds, 1 double bedroom with two separate beds, 2 bathrooms with shower.

House size: 250 m2
Second floor: 1 triple bedroom with three separate beds.

The panoramic garden with table, chairs, armchairs and barbecue offer the perfect place for dining, sunbathing and enjoying life outside.
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    3 Full baths
    1 Sofa
    2 Fulls
    3 Kings
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  • Final cleaning: £107 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Rates quoted are for 10 people. Extra bed: 22 Euro per night.
Rates include water, electricity, bedroom linens, bathroom and kitchen towels, firewood, final cleaning, gas for hot water and cooking, taxes. The costs for central heating, when needed, are extra and depend on the amount of gas used, which is metered upon arrival and departure. Baby cot and high chair for free. Pets allowed if previously agreed with the owner at 20 Euros per week.
GPL gas consumption: in winter and mid seasons consumption of gas for central heating is metered and paid for effective consumption.
Baby bed and high chair: free of charge.
WIFI included
To reserve the property a booking deposit is required. We do accept Visa and Master card.
Preferred changeover day during high season is Saturday, flexible changeover day in mid and low season.
Booking deposit required upon reservation.
Balance of payment due on the arrival day.
Check in time: between 15:00 and 18:00 hours.
Check out time: 10:00 hours.
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About the neighbourhood
Zocca is characterized by a mountain landscape of great importance, along with an important network of pathways for hikers, horseback riders and mountain bikers through ancient villages, castles and churches. Many are the recreational activities offered: a vast and diverse program of events enlivens the summer season.
Zocca is known as one of the Cities of the Chestnut: during the month of October, the renowned Festival of the Chestnut is held here.

A large part of the territory is occupied by the Regional Park of Sassi di Roccamalatina, natural habitat of great importance, visited for both learning purposes, as well as for recreational activities, and ideal destination for hikers and mountain bikers.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: BOLOGNA: 40.0 km
Railway: Bazzano: 20.0 km
Airlines that fly to Milan, Bologna, Forli:

British Airways
Virgin express
Air Berlin
How to reach I Fontanini coming from Bologna by car

Exit the motorway A1 Milano-Bologna at Bologna Borgo Panigale, take the SS 9 direction Modena. Go past Lavino di Mezzo and Anzola dell'Emilia. When you get to Ponte Samoggia, turn left and follow the road until you cross the SS 569 ; you follow it for 50 meters and turn left , going towards Monteveglio and Zocca. You drive through Monteveglio, Castelletto and Ciano. When you arrive in Montombraro, after the gas station and before coming into the village you find, on your right, via Lamizze. Follow it for about 500 m. when you see a wooden sign saying “FONTANINI” on your right, take the small road on the left (n.473 ), go past th...
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 130.0 km.
Nearby cities
Lombardy Villas (6,159)
Tuscany Villas (20,795)
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