|Minimum Stay||3 nights|
Casa Pretoro is on the edge of Pretoro, an ancient mountain village, said to have Knights Templer connections (contact for website address). In the national park of Abruzzo where eagles soar and nature abounds, and there can be found rare flowers and plants. There is an abundance of marked walking, mountain biking and horse riding trails, and many sites of of historic interest, caves, hermitages. From the accommodation the sea can be reached in 25 mins. There are two family ski resorts 15 and 20 mins away from the accommodation. Details of ski resorts can be found on the Pretoro web site. We also have have at our disposal at extra cost subject to availability, a fully equipped fitness centre with pool, Turkish baths, sauna and massage salon. Ski hire and skiing instruction at very reasonable price. Trips can be arranged, mountain guide,wine tasting courses or just plain wine tasting. The area is full of small market towns and villages each with their own charm and specialist crafts.
Roy was a carpenter builder in england all his working live he is now semi retred as he still makes the odd window our two and restores old ones chistene kept pubs and worked in the catering trade as a paistery cook
and wile in england roy and christine ran a verry sucessful holliday let buissines with norfolk country cottages . and were one of the few to gain four stars on a two bed property . they have carried over this knolage to run there buisiness in abruzzo
they live on the premises but far enough away for your privacy . but allways on hand to help your holliday go smoothly if you need advise or help with any matters
and will even do local airport meets ie pescara
and if asked will tell you the best places to eat , hire skis or the best beaches
Owner / Property Manager purchased this apartment in 2004
We bought here after falling in love with italy on our honeymoon when we done the severn jewel tour of italy and decided we would like to retire here . first we looked in the north lake Como and lake garda but we decided both were a bit cold in the winter , so we looked south first to calebria but found it to wild and desert like then we had a stroke of luck we discoved one of the best kept secret places in italy ABRUZZO we are one the edge of the national park of abruzzo with breathtaking senery and can see the sea from our house 20 mins by car to sandy beaches of the adriatic sea wich is warm most of the year We are within walking distance of good resturants serving good food at low prices , ie glass of wine 70 cents . all iun all we live in paradise
The apartment is bright and airy with a well equeped kichen use of a large garden and BBQ two mins from shops selling all you wil need and dont forget if ther is any thing we can do to make your stay more enjoable we will roy and christine see you soon , oh and if you want more details , ring us and we will ring you straight back
20 mins drive to Adriatic coast, glorious sandy beaches suitable for small children.
Miglianico golf course 20 mins approx drive.
Our mountain is the Maielletta with 2 resorts. Passo Lanciano, 15 mins drive, with one chair lift and 2 ski lifts, 8km of ski runs.
Mamma Rosa: 20 mins drive, 7 ski lifts, 12km of ski runs.
Nordic skiing, 12km of trails. Ski passes are about half price of the northern resorts. We also have a young English speaking, fully qualified ski instructor. There is also an area for very young children. On both resorts there are very good bars and restaurants where you can have a good meal for just a few euros.
How to get there:
Pescara Airport 35 mins, Rome airport 2 hours, Ancona 90 minutes.
Pretoro is a few minutes walk away with shops, Chemist, Doctors surgery, and excellent restaurants. very good cheap food. In Abruzzo restaurants cater for the locals and love to cater for foreigners to show how good their food is, so there is no tourist restaurants with expensive menus.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event|
Jan 9 2015 - Jun 30 2015
3 night minimum stay
Jul 1 2015 - Aug 31 2015
3 night minimum stay
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
|Refundable damage deposit||€75|
|Notes||Reservations can be made with a non-refundable 25% deposit. Can be carried over due to unforeseen circumstances. The balance must be received at least 1 month before arrival.|
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (EUR) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.