Hotel Arenella Giglio Castello
This working farm is set in a stunning location with views of the local monastery vineyards olive groves mountains and woods. It sits in its own grounds with off-road parking. It has three en-suite bedrooms with shower facilities a dining area which seats up to 60 people a lounge area and farm shop which sells homemade produce. The two front bedrooms are able to sleep two adults and two children. They have a small balcony with views of the woods. To the rear is the third bedroom with stunning views of the local mountains and monastery. It has a double bed and a cot. All rooms have a TV and DVD player. Bed and Breakfast rates include a buffet style breakfast with homemade cheeses cured meats and bread. There is a small upstairs sun terrace with sun loungers available for use. Outside you are able to sit and enjoy the views and there is a small grassed area with swings for children to play in. Opposite is the small Arenella Park. All meals are made with homemade or locally sourced produce. Nicolina makes her own bread biscuits pizzas olive oil wine cheese and cured meats. Her food is some of the best authentic Italian cooking you will ever taste. What could be fresher than from tree or ground to plate in minutes. All meals are accompanied by homemade wine and water from the local Arenella Springs. It is not unusual for you to see Nicolina firing up the wood oven and making pizzas outside in the evening. For an additional fee you can book a place onto her wine making and olive oil making tours in September and October. Imagine yourself standing in the olive groves sun on your back picking olives and eating lunch alfresco. It is an experience few would forget.