Torre Palombara, Umbria
|Strada della Cantinetta, 3 , 05035, Narni, Terni, Umbria, ITALY.|
Description: Torre PalombaraTorre Palombara enjoys a fabulous location, overlooking rolling meadows and lush green hills in the heart of Umbria. Set in a lovingly restored 17th villa, built in tun around a 15th century dovecot, this charming family-owned and run boutique property offers delightful accommodation in an unsurpassed rural setting.
Just seven kilometres from the magnificent hilltop town of Narni, Torre Palombara is perfect for relaxing visits to this beautiful region. Hikers and mountain bikers will find endless trails and routes on the doorstep, while the owners of the property are always on hand to offer expert advice and suggestions on an immense range of activities, including wine tours, classic car and motorbike itineraries, cooking classes... The gardens of Torre Palombara are the perfect environment for total relaxation, and guests are sure to enjoy the large swimming pool with views of the Umbrian countryside.
Sympathetically restored to maintain its period characteristics, Palombara features numerous outstanding period details, such as the original wood-beamed ceilings and the majestic open fireplace, while offering total comfort both in its common zones and in the seven suites of hotel. All the suites are spacious and magnificently appointed, with fabulous antique furniture, rich fabrics and noble wood and stone décor. Wi-Fi is provided for those guests who wish to remain connected with the world outside this paradisical spot.
Type of rooms: Torre PalombaraClassic Rooms:
"Il Noceto" and "L'Aia" are charming, intimate and cosy, each of them is decorated with precious details, uniquely appointed and offers beautiful views for a peaceful and resting stay. The rooms are equipped with air-conditioning and Wi-Fi.
"Il Tiglio" and "La Pergola" are elegant rooms decorated with antique furniture, wood beamed ceilings and original tiles. They are equipped with all modern amenities, Wi-Fi and a new natural fan system for the warmer months. The two bedrooms are on the first floor of the Villa, and being adjacent, can be connected with each other, while retaining their own independence.
Deluxe Superior Rooms:
These two beautiful rooms, "Il Barbacane" and "Il Rosone", are spacious and elegant. All of them enjoy sweeping views across the gardens and are enriched by antique furniture. The Deluxe Superior rooms have four-poster beds, air-conditioning and Wi-Fi.
Suite "La Colombaia":
The most fascinating and romantic of the hotel's rooms: this beautiful suite is located in the oldest and highest part of the Villa, in the original 'dove tower'. On two levels, with a living room and two bathrooms, "La Colombaia" offers a uniquely charming atmosphere, with a romantic small fireplace and a 'secret' private terrace overlooking the entire estate.
Additional information: Torre Palombara
Dinners can be arranged on prior request.
Number of rooms: 7
Languages spoken: Italian, English.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Maestro, CartaSi.
How to get here: From Rome or Florence: exit at "Orte" and take the E45 towards Terni.
After about 21 km, go past the "San Gemini - Narni Scalo" exit and take the exit at the next indication, "SS3 Flaminia", and follow directions for "Narni".
From Perugia (E45): exit at "SS3 Flaminia" and follow directions for "Narni".
After about 1 km (at km 92 of SS3) turn left at Ponte San Lorenzo.
Continue along the main road for about 4km ¡Welcome to Torre Palombara!
GPS Coordinates: 42° 30' 36.84'' N 12° 34' 49.59'' E
Nearest airport: Perugia San Francesco d'Assisi - Umbria International Airport - 85km.