Castello dal Pozzo, Piedmont
|Via Dal Pozzo, 24 / Via Visconti, 8, 28040, Oleggio Castello , Novara, Piedmont, ITALY.|
Description: Castello dal PozzoEnjoying a spectacular location overlooking lake Maggiore and surrounded by fabulous parkland, Castello dal Pozzo is situated in a carefully restored 18th century palazzo, beside an ancient castle with a history going back almost a thousand years. This splendid boutique property, in its sixth generation of ownership, offers five-star accommodation in a privileged setting.
Standing just a few kilometres from the town of Arona, with its ferry links to all points of the lake, Castello dal Pozzo is perfect for exploring this magnificent region. A popular trip in summer is the Lake Maggiore Express, which takes visitors on a spectacular cruise around the lake and into Switzerland on a combined ferry-train excursion. Long a favourite with artists and writers, the area is a treasure-trove of charming towns and villages, beautiful islands and spectacular natural areas.
Castello dal Pozzo has thirty-eight rooms and suites, the majority in the 18th century palace, while there are eight rooms in the ancient castle building. All rooms are air-conditioned and come with all modern amenities, including flat-screen satellite TVs, Wi-Fi internet connections, mini-bars and safes. En-suite bathrooms come with fluffy bathrobes and complimentary toiletries.
Type of rooms: Castello dal PozzoPalace
Palace Single Room:
The room offers a large antique single four poster bed, working desk and Wi-Fi Internet access. The marble bathroom offers bath and stand-alone rain shower in a wet zone. Fluffy towelling dressing gown and a wide range of toiletries and accessories. Room size 18 sq m.
Elegant, well appointed rooms offering all modern comforts with classical furnishings. Comfortable working desk and WiFi Internet access. The marble bathrooms offer bath and stand alone rain shower in a wet zone. Fluffy towelling dressing gowns and a wide range of toiletries and accessories. Some rooms have a lake view. Room size 26 sq m.
Palace Junior Suite:
Large, well-appointed rooms furnished in a variety of elegant colours, the Suites offer every comfort. The bathrooms, in marble with a wet zone offer both bath and stand-alone rain shower. Fluffy towels and a wide range of toiletries and accessories. Room size up to 40 sq m.
Palace Wellness Suite:
The Suite offers a wellness centre in the bathroom. A mixture of water jets, sprays and vapour, combined with a selection of aromas as well as music and chromo therapy all combine to create the perfect wellness experience in complete privacy. Room size 35 sq m.
The Suites in the Palazzo have been furnished with care in order to create in each one an oasis of peace and refined comfort. A small terrace offers lovely views over the Park and the Castello Royal Suite:
A spacious, luminous Suite decorated in tones of yellow and gold. Exposed ceiling beams and parquet floors a warm and welcoming atmosphere. A comfortable living room with armchairs, large desk and dining table that doubles as a conference area. Large 32" LCD screen TV. Small private terrace with magnificent views of the Castle and the Lake. Large walk-in dressing room.
Stencilled walls and decorative ceiling mouldings recreate the original Arts and Craft décor in a modern key. Intimate marble bathrooms with their original fittings beautifully adapted to meet today's standards, including a power shower. Fluffy bathrobes and a full range of toiletries and bathroom accessories. Room size 19 sq m.
Large, romantic room in Large, romantic rooms with half tester canopy, stencilled walls and decorative ceiling mouldings in the Arts & Crafts décor. Stunning views over the Park. Marble fitted bathroom with power shower. Original fittings beautifully adapted to meet today's standards. Fluffy bathrobes and a full range of toiletries and bathroom accessories. Room size about 19 sq m.
This is a spacious and romantic suite with a king-size, antique four poster bed. Stencilled walls and decorative ceiling mouldings in the original Arts & Craft décor. Sitting area with spectacular views over Lake Maggiore. Marble fitted bathroom with bath and separate Jacuzzi shower. Original fittings beautifully adapted to meet today's standards. Fluffy bathrobes and a full range of toiletries and bathroom accessories. Separate mezzanine bedroom (The Dragon's Lair) with twin beds, suitable for children over 6 years of age. Room size 63 sq m.
All rooms and suites feature: Air-conditioning, flat screen satellite TV, bathrobes, telephone with external line, DVD, hair dryer, laundry service, mini-bar, safe, desk.
Additional information: Castello dal Pozzo
Free private parking is available on site. Reservation is necessary.
Transfer services are available on prior notice. Charges apply.
Pets are allowed on request.
Number of rooms: 38
Official category: 5 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 2010.
Languages spoken: Italian, English, French, German, Spanish.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club, Maestro, CartaSi.
How to get here:
From Milan and the airports of Linate and Malpensa:
Take the A8 Motorway (Laghi or Lakes).
After Gallarate follow directions for Gravellona Toce (A26).
Exit at Arona (not Castelletto Ticino for Arona) and follow signs for Arona/Oleggio Castello.
Go straight across the roundabout in the centre of Oleggio Castello.
At the traffic lights turn left into Via Dal Pozzo and follow the road round into Via Visconti. The Hotel is on the left, no. 8.
From Turin and France:
Take the A4 Motorway, following directions for Milan.
At Biandrate follow directions for Gravellona Toce A26.
Follow indications as per the previous section.
From Genova and the Ligurian Coast:
Take the A10 Motorway (Genova/Savona), then follow directions for Gravellona Toce A26.
When you reach Borgomanero continue to follow directions for Gravellona Toce
. Exit at Arona (not Castelletto Ticino for Arona) and follow signs for Arona/Oleggio Castello.
Follow indications as indicated in the previous section.
GPS Coordinates: 45° 45' 2.63'' N 8° 31' 54.77'' E
Nearest airport: Milan-Malpensa Airport - 31,8km.