Reasons to Visit

Why do people come to CASA COLCELLO?

TO ACCESS EASILY...
Casa Colcello is within easy reach of several airports which are served by many of the budget airlines. We are easily found from the main motorways and within easy reach of European rail links in Arezzo. There are many options available to you for your journey here, either direct or slightly more interesting routes.

TO FIND A SPECIAL SPACE...
Casa Colcello is in a stunning rural location away from it all and has a special aura of calm and tranquillity. wonderful for both adults and children that we find gives people a real sense of freedom from the busy pace of life.

TO FIND QUALITY AND COMFORT...
Quality workmanship, attention to detail, the old and the new blend together to provide a house that has its own quality of individual style and is equipped with all the conveniences for an extremely comfortable holiday home.

TO SWIM FLOAT AND SPLASH...
A large pool is a focal point for activity and relaxation with its own terrace overlooking the panoramic views, surrounded by the natural beauty of the countryside, full of birdsong and the colour of wild flowers and butterflies.

TO DREAM READ AND PLAY...
Laze around in the terraced gardens or pick your own special olive tree to rest under. Or while away the hours with a good book from Casa Colcello’s own selection, or play games of table tennis, or outdoor chess. Inside there are a variety of board games for adults and children.

TO BE ACTIVE...
The sports minded can be energetic and go walking (English speaking guides available), hire a bike locally, go horse riding or play golf in nearby Prato. Please go to TOUR to see our full golf course guide. Or enjoy water sports at Lake Trasimeno. Just a few suggestions.

TO EXPLORE...
Explorers can take their cars to discover a landscape of medieval villages and cities, castles, monasteries, museums, galleries, churches and narrow streets full of tempting and interesting Italian shops. You will find plenty of cultural and musical happenings locally.

TO DISCOVER...
Treasure hunters and culture lovers are perfectly placed to visit their favourite art cities of Umbria and Tuscany. Press TOUR for loads more information .

Citta di Castello is only 25 minutes away. Arezzo, Sansepolcro, Cortona, Assisi, Perugia, Gubbio all within the hour. Then the gems of Florence , Sienna, Urbino, Orvieto, Spoletto and Montepulciano around 90 minutes.

A little further afield it is possible to have a full day out and see Rome, Pisa, San Gimignano, a visit to the Chianti wine villages with a stop to buy some of the best wine in Radda. Or visit Modena the home of Ferrari with its museum and test track. Maybe the University town of Bologna with its red buildings, towers and some of the best food in Italy. Press TOUR for more ideas.

TO TICKLE THE TASE BUDS BACK TO LIFE...
Savour some of the best food in Italy from simple village cafes, pizzerias and trattorias to the most sophisticated town and city restaurants. There are lots of recommendations in the Guest Book at Casa Colcello. Local produce is available at the local markets which shouldn’t be missed for their wonderful colour and atmosphere- all there for you to discover and enjoy. Citta di Castello is one of Italy’s Slow Cities part of Carlo Petrini’s Slow Food movement.