Alba Chateau / Country House Rental Photos and Description
The Grape Pergola House:7 rooms.The Bread Oven House: 5 rooms.
Cascina Bricchetto Langhe, a hamlet of traditional Le Langhe stone farmhouses, can be found at Trezzo Tinella (Cn) about 10 Km from Alba and 3 km Barbaresco.
The views are extraordinary; a sequence of hills overlooked by Monviso and the Monte Rosa massif.
The farmhouse, possibily the oldest in the area, is situated at an altitude of 550m at the top of a peaceful remote hill surrounded by vineyards and hazelnut groves as far as the eye can see. Two of the houses have recently been renovated to a very high luxury standard maintaining many original features and using natural and local materials. They are furnished with both antique and modern furniture and have the advantage that being built in stone which are warm in the winter and cool in the summer. They are completely independent of one another.
Since 2008 the accommodation has held a prestigious certificate of quality given by Ospitalita Italiana.
Internet access within and outside the houses.
Your host also lives in the hamlet and on request will supply in your accommodation a delicious breakfast consisting of homemade cakes and jams prepared using old and genuine recipes.
In the grounds of Cascina Bricchetto you will find a covered area for eating al fresco, a covered parking area and various toys for the children e.g. swings, sandpit, rocking horse, skittles. From the house you can take many quiet country walks along the small country lanes.
Only a few kilometers away you can discover the historical towns of Asti (renowned for the September Palio), Alba ( a medieval town full of towers and arcades, famous for the truffle fairs in October), Bra ( home to the Slow Food movement) and Cherasco; not forgetting the various wine castles of Barolo, Grinzane Cavour, Magliano Alfieri, Govone etc.
The beautiful city of Turin, which is full of museums, ancient buildings and historic cafes, is located about 70 km away and can be reached by train from the railway station of Asti.
The sea and the coast of Liguria are about 100 km.
Details for Cà dra Topia (The Grape Pergola House) 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, 3 Bathrooms
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- wheelchair inaccessible
- Low Allergen Environment
- Long-term Renters Welcome