Casona Valsenio Barn Rental Photos and Description
Apartment with 2 bedrooms, 2 toilets, kitchen/living room, terrace, swim.-pool
La Casetta is an old barn carefully renovated in 2007. Our holiday home can host 2 or 4 persons. Prices are referred to a one week holiday for 2 persons.
The top floor apartment consists of a living room with a well-equipped open kitchen, a bathroom with a shower and a double bedroom in the loft. It includes satellite television, free internet wifi and washing machine. Besides, at your arrival you will find some basic food in the kitchen like olive oil, balsamic vinegar, salt and pepper, sugar, coffee and tea and, of course, pasta. You can also pick up fresh herbs from our small herbal garden.
The down floor, with an original stone vault, is a romantic wide double bedroom with a private bathroom.
Linen and towels are supplied by us.
In summer time we have a out-of-the-ground swimming-pool (size 7x5 mt, depth 1.30 mt). Art and yoga: if you wish, you can paint or sculpture with Cornelis assistance (search for Cornelis Rijken on the web!) or you can have free yoga lessons from Gabriela.We also provide you maps and booklets of the area and the main towns.
Animals: Also animals are welcomed. We have a friendly border collie and three cats.
Swimming-pool: in summer time we place an out-of the-ground swimming-pool (7x3,5 meters - 1.20 depth).
Art and yoga: if you wish you can try sculpturing or painting with Cornelis. He is a professional artist (search for Cornelis Rijken on the web). You can also practise Yoga with Gabriela.
- children welcome
- wheelchair inaccessible
- pets considered
- unsuitable for elderly or infirm
- Long-term Renters Welcome
About Gabriela Morini e Cornelis Rijken
We are an Italian-Dutch couple. Cornelis is a professional sculpture and put a lot of energy in renovating Porcaticcio di Sopra. Gabriela is a communication consultant and yoga teacher. We met in India where Cornelis has lived for 12 years and Gabriela carried out a research of anthropology on the international community of Auroville (Tamil Nadu).
Gabriela Morini e Cornelis Rijken purchased this barn in 2006
Why Gabriela Morini e Cornelis Rijken chose Casona Valsenio
Porcaticcio di Sopra is our paradise and we like to share it with our guests. A place to relax, study and think and a perfect place to discover some of the beauty of Italy in daily trips.
What makes this barn unique
Porcaticcio di Sopra is a XVI century mansion surrounded by contemporary art that melts with the sounds and colors of the forest.