The peace and quiet and beautiful nature is what strikes you when you arrive at Villa Cornarea. You can relax in the large park-like garden after a day strolling through the vineyards, and take a swim in the beautiful swimming pool. Then of course, after the swim you can enjoy a glass or two of the Villa's own wine production.
The villa is only approx. 1 ½ miles from the charming historic town of Canale, where you will find an interesting Sunday market and a Michelin-starred restaurant (1 star) L'Enoteca. Within a reasonable distance you will find also 11 other Michelin-starred restaurants and the area has the largest concentration of revered restaurants in Italy. Torino is just about. 45 km away.
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The villa is peacefully located 300 metres above sea level at the end of a cul de sac. The Piedmontese Art Nouveau country house dominates hectares of vineyards and from here you can enjoy the most inspirational panoramic views. The owners were indeed inspired themselves and have thus created a trail system of over 3 km of paths that wind amongst the fragrant vines. Once you have wandered along these trails and absorbed the aroma then it's time to taste the actual wine. Wine tastings are held in the cellar at the villa for guests. Amongst other things, the family produce the wines Roero Arneis, Roero, Nebbiolo and Passito Tarasco. Breakfast includes local specialties, home produced treats and organic breakfast cereals from nearby producers.
The villa has a pleasant green and shady garden so if you wish to escape the heat of the sun and find a shady corner, then this is possible. But the dolce vita does not stop there: Villa Cornareas pool area is a true gem with an elongated pool with a children's section, a nice little bridge, an outdoor shower and a cosy pergola. Couples are welcome here as are families with children. Special measures have been put in place for small children which include a baby changing table, high chairs, small baths and children's cutlery.
Cornarea Villa offers 7 double rooms, 1 family room and 2 suites, all decorated in the Art Nouveau style of Piedmont. The rooms are spread over three floors, and are all uniquely decorated and elegantly furnished with antique furniture.
These two rooms are on the ground floor and share a veranda. Both are beautiful rooms with a private bathroom, toilet and shower. In the room you will also find a mini-bar, telephone and TV.
Regular Double with terrace:
These large rooms are on the first or second floor and have a private bathroom with a shower and toilet, mini-bar, phone and TV. There is a fabulous terrace with dreamy views of the rolling hills of Piedmont. Each room is also furnished with a table and chairs.
Family Room for 2 - 4 people without terrace:
There is only one room of this type. It is a small apartment on the ground floor which doesn't have a kitchen. The room has its own bathroom with a shower and toilet, mini-bar, phone and TV. It can accommodate up to 4 people.
The suite has a historical feel due to its original furnishings and beautiful stucco ceilings. You will find a mini-bar, telephone, television, and most importantly there is a beautiful view of the vineyards. The bathroom has a small jacuzzi. The two suites on the first floor each have their own terrace from where to enjoy a nice glass of wine. It is possible to add 2 extra beds in this room.
Veneziana is just as elegantly decorated and furnised as Azzurra, and also offers a beautiful view of the vineyards from the windows and the balcony. It has a magnificent glazed ceramic chandelier and an original parquet floor in Canadian maple. There is also of course a mini-bar, telephone and TV. The bathroom contains a bath. It is possible to add 2 extra beds in this room.
If you book for a minimum of 4 nights, a free wine tasting tour of the winery Cornarea is included. The offer is only valid for bookings received before March 30. Please note that this offer is not valid in July and August.
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