There are few places where you can find serenity, explore medieval hill towns, historical cities and enjoy great food and welcoming hosts. One of the places you can find all these is The Country slow living estate, situated in Umbrian countryside near town of Paciano.
This amazing property, owned by Pinelli family, on four locations offers accommodation for 40 persons. Guests can choose from staying at following villas: Il Fontanaro, Tartagli, Fontegirasole and Fonte Cicerum. There is also an Olive slow food Presidium.
The main Il Fontanaro estate was build in 1893 and contains a beautiful two story stone farmhouse with two separate luxury villas. The whole estate is set on 40 acres with 3000 olive trees and small vineyard of old Sangiovese and Grechetto grapes.
There is a bread oven, a Weber barbecue and a large private Infinity swimming pool with high-performance salt chlorinator with a maxi Jacuzzi. Each villa consists of several apartments which can be booked separately. All villas have access to an organic kitchen garden.
This estate is a real organic farm where they grow vegetables and fruits, olives and grapes. They also produce extra virgin olive oil, wine and honey. Guests staying at one of their villas can attend cooking classes where they can learn how to prepare real Italian pasta, sauces and desserts.