Piedmont is one of Italy's finest wine and food regions and is relatively undiscovered.Asti province has dozens of superb restaurants and wineries to visit, and there is a wine and food festival nearly every weekend all year round, including the famous Palio D'Asti, Feste delle sagre and Douja D'Or in September and White Truffle season in October/November.The historic city of Asti still has a medieval walled centre, old churches, entertaining piazzas, great little boutiques and twice weekly market.?The Monferrato and Langhe wine hills have incredible scenic drives, charming hilltop towns and castles, local fairs, and of course wonderful local wine and food. ? We are 30 minutes to Turin (“Italy's best kept secret”), 45 minutes to Milan, one-hour drive to Genoa and the Ligurian Riviera, and three hours to Florence and Tuscany.? Nearby facilities for swimming, golf and horse riding.? Nearby airports at Milan (Linate and Malpenza) and Turin (Caselle).? . ?
?VILLA SAMPAGUITA is a deluxe b&b
just outside of Asti in Piedmont, located on a hilltop with scenic views of the Monferrato wine country. ?English owners welcome you, with international hospitality.4 en-suite B&B rooms and two self-contained apartments.Large guest lounge with Satellite TV.Home cooked meals on request, including free wine.
Charming rooms furnished in antique Piedmontese furniture, wooden ceilings with old beams, ceiling fan, terra-cotta floor with rugs, French window to private balcony with view of Monferrato and Roero hills. Spacious bathroom with bathtub/shower. Most rooms doubles, some twin singles available.Two bed-room apartment complete with own kitchen area, salon/lounge and terrazo, one bed-room with double, one with double or two twins, plus sofa-bed in salon. One bed-room apartment complete with own kitchen area, salon/lounge and terrazo, double bed-room, plus twin sofa-bed in salon.
Lunch or dinn
er on request for guests.Walking and jogging trails on our property, part of Val Botte Natural Park.Horse riding at neighbours.Nearby swimming pools and tennis courtsSeveral Golf courses within 30 minutes drive.
wine, food and cultural tours for small groups (2-8 people)
Policies & Restrictions
No petsNo smoking in rooms (smoking areas provided)
Rates & Availability
B&B open March 1 to Dec 15th. Euro 90-110 per room including breakfast.July & August low season rate 90 euro (3 night minimum) Apartments open (3 day minimum) March1st to Dec 15. Euro 125-180. Weekly rates available and special summer season (July-August) rate. Available off season for long stay.
We can organize one day wine, food and cultural tours of North West Italy for small groups, including visits to wineries, cheese dairies, salami macelleries, olive oil frantaio etc, and to Genoa, Milan and Turin. Small tour groups or conference organizations welcome
Exit Asti Ovest on A21 Torino-Piacenza Autostrada. Go to the right (away from Asti) and head 2km to Palucco. Immediately after this village turn right, follow signs to Arca Noae. Go under the Autostrada viaduct, over two small bridges and up to the top of the hill. Look for sign "Bricco Cravera" and Villa Sampaguita. Our entrance is immediately to the right past this sign, a red gate marked with our name.
Groups please apply for group ratesSummer (July-August) discount for 3 day B&B or one-week apartment stay.5% discount for cash payment
|Wineries, castles, hill towns, festivals||1-50km|
|Liguria & Genoa||1 hour|
|Italy's best restaurants|
- Parking - Free
- Shuttle Service - Available
|March To December||95||110||B&B daily|
|July 15- August 30||85||90||B&B (3 nights min)|
|March to December||600||630||B&B weekly|
|July-15 August 30||540||580||B&B weekly|
|March to December||120||790||1 BR Apartment daily-weekly|
|March to December||165||1,040||2 BR Apartment daily-weekly|
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