I Castagni Country House is the ideal place where to spend a relaxing holiday. Located in the charming medieval town of Capranica, Province of Viterbo, is 55 km (35 miles) far from Rome and 27 km from Viterbo.
From here, you can either visit the antique treasures of Rome, well connected by train, car or bus, or the beautiful natural and artistic treasures nearby. You can practice several sport: horseback riding, trekking, cycling, surfing, sailing, golf, tennis and enjoy the swimming pool. In this beautiful landscapes many of Italy's most famous film director's, including Fellini , found great inspiration.
At the Castagni Country House in Capranica the air is pure and clean amidst these huge, old chestnuts trees (Castagni), creating a peaceful and serene atmosphere. The 19th century Country House is a perfect example of Italian rural architecture, today renovated and furnished with real antiques. Surrounded by two hectares (five acres) of land covered with olive trees, fruit trees and chestnuts. You will find the ancient remains of Etruscans and Romans, that once inhabited these areas, today named "Tuscia".
The Castagni Country House today is completely renovated, thus offering modern services, but still preserving its original character and identity. The surrounding natural scenery is full of roses, laurels and lavenders, where you will admire the colors and feel the smells of the good old time! At I Castagni we respect the environment, using modern solar panels for water heating and clean energy for heating the house. The breakfast room has wide windows, overlooking green fields, olive trees and the medieval bell towers of the ancient town of Capranica. Our guests can use the large room for reading, playing cards or watching satellite TV.
For your holidays in Capranica at the Castagni Country House, you can choose among different type of accommodation:
APARTMENTS FOR 4 PERSONS: CASA LARA Beautiful and comfortable apartment, located in the ancient part of the House. It can accommodate up to 6 people. A private entrance and garden assures guests freedom and privacy. It is comprised of: private entrance, kitchen and living room, double bedroom, twin bedroom, private garden, two bathroom, tv, sofa bed. CASA CRISTINA Cheerful dependence of the House. It is 70 sq. metres and consists of: private patio, kitchen and living room, double bedroom, twin bedroom, bathroom, extra bed, tv. CASA BRIGIDA Pretty apartment in the ancient part of the House. It is 75 sq. metres and is comprised of: private entrance, kitchen and living room, double bedroom, twin bedroom, private garden, ancient fireplace, two bathroom, tv, sofa bed.
SINGLE, TWIN, DOUBLE BEDROOMS WITH PRIVATE BATHROOM AND BB SERVICE: All rooms have beamed ceiling, antique furniture and period paintings. Daily cleaning of the room and continental breakfast is included in the price. All rooms have private bathroom and private entrance for privacy and comfort. Through the large windows you can enjoy the view of the olive trees and flowers. All guests are welcome to use the swimming pool (when open). The kitchen use is free.
Castagni Country House - Capranica