Casa Carlotta is a lovely country house, recently completely renovated, located in the splendid setting of the Alto Monferrato(UNESCO HUMAN HERITAGE)in the center of THE CASTLES ROADS and of THE WINE DISTRICT. Here you are in the middle of the nature, surrounded by pine forest;in front of the house there’s a pleasant field and nice garden,all fenced, a beautiful private pool (with a delightful banquette)where you’ll lose the sense of time.
The outside area offers several points of shade for dining and rest: the big covered portico, theconfortable big canopy with view, , or next to the swimming pool where there’s another nice living area with a wooden gazebo/ veranda with beach loungers, deck chairs and parasol for those who are shade-loving.
Just under the house, crossing a big field, you can directly reach nice little lakes where you can swim, but walking or driving for 5minutes, you’ll be in the wonderful area of “LAGHI DELLA LAVAGNINA” inside the NATURAL PARK OF CAPANNE DI MARCAROLO,lakes along which you can cycle,run or simply walk enjoying the great views.This is the heaven of bikers, runners and hikers.
And last , in this area there were gold mines in ancient times, and also now you can explore the Gorzente rivers in research of these traces.
The owners live only 10minutes away so if there is a problem or need info they can be there to help very quickly and they are very helpful.
They can organize for you: typical dinners in pleasant farmhouses with:Truffles,Bourgignonne,other local products.
They can also introduce you to private castles and winemakers for wine tasting. We are at 15minutes driving to Gavi and its excellent wine producers ;
or inform you about HORSE riding lessons;TRUFFLE hunting; MTB and JEEP tours through the panoramic and countryside roads guided by the Alfredo,the owner( upon request) or they can suggest you an official MTB guide.
The Ligurian RIVIERA, with Portofino, Camogli, Santa Margherita and the famous "5 Terre" are quite near.
The house is between the beaches of the Ligurian Riviera and the culture and high fashion of Milan. Near to Acqui Terme nice SPA town and Serravalle outlet(fashion brands). In an hour, you can lie on the sunny shores of the Italian Riviera. The famous Monaco and Montecarlo and the Cote d’Azur(France) where are situated Cannes, Nice and Saint Tropez are reachable in less than 3 hours driving.