The magic of Marche's medieval villages  Hotel

The magic of Marche's medieval villages

Explore the medieval villages in Marche, from Montelupone to Morrovalle, passing by the Abbey of Fiastra, the Basilica of Santa Maria a Piè in Chienti and the Sanctuary of Loreto

Activities

Santomaro Country Loft Morrovalle (Macerata) - Countryside Residences
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Fano Hotel

Fano

The Roman "Fanum Fortunae", today a seaside city near the mouth of the Metauro river. Visit the Palazzo della Ragione, the Pinacoteca art gallery, the Arch of Augustus and the Loggias of San Michele. 20 minutes driving from the Castle.

Places

Castello di Monterado Monterado (Ancona) - Historical Residences
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Yoga lessons Hotel

Yoga lessons

Learn to establish a contact with the soil and yourself in the green area that surrounds Villa Cicchi: it's yoga time with us!

Activities

Villa Cicchi Ascoli Piceno - Abbazia di Rosara (Ascoli Piceno) - Farmhouse Holidays
Maria Elena Cicchi (Proprietaria) Insider ideas →
From the hills to the sea gourmet routes Hotel

From the hills to the sea gourmet routes

At La Greppia of Montemaggiore to Metauro: cuisine of the Marche, rich in taste, baking in a wood oven, pizza, pastry baked on stone piada cold cuts coming from the farm's family.

Tel. +390721892408

Restaurants

Villa Tombolina Montemaggiore al Metauro (Pesaro e Urbino) - Farmhouse Holidays
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If you love the sea Hotel

If you love the sea

Guests of all ages will love Civitanova's Sailing Club, the beaches dotted along the Adriatic coast, and the crystal clear water of Monte Conero.

Tel. +39 0733 813687

Activities

Santomaro Sea Loft Civitanova Marche (Macerata) - B&B and Homes
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WabiSabi Culture Hotel

WabiSabi Culture

A place dedicated to peace, meditation, contemplation and meditative art and where you can pacify the mind and body and balance the energies in an atmosphere of wabi -natural- and sabi -transient beauty.

Tel. +39 335 396025

Activities

Fattoria Forano Appignano (Macerata) - Farmhouse Holidays
Chiara Lucangeli (proprietario) Insider ideas →
Ascoli Piceno Festival Hotel

Ascoli Piceno Festival

September and October the villa's Salone delle Tempere hosts concerts linked to the Ascoli Piceno Festival, becoming the temple of music!

Activities

Villa Cicchi Ascoli Piceno - Abbazia di Rosara (Ascoli Piceno) - Farmhouse Holidays
Maria Elena Cicchi (Proprietaria) Insider ideas →
Senigallia Hotel

Senigallia

The velvet Adriatic beach, famous for tourist facilities and cultural events. 15 minutes by car from the Castle. Visit the Palazzetto Baviera, the recently restored Rocca Roveresca, the Duca palace, the Croce church, the Ercolani porticoes.

Places

Castello di Monterado Monterado (Ancona) - Historical Residences
Orlando Rodano (Proprietario) Insider ideas →
Pitino Hotel

Pitino

Pitino, with its church and its tower, dating back to 600 BC one of the most important places of the central Italic, if not the only, then federated with Rome. In a dominant position offers an incredibly beautiful landscape.

Places

Fattoria Forano Appignano (Macerata) - Farmhouse Holidays
Chiara Lucangeli (proprietario) Insider ideas →
Wine and oil tastings Hotel

Wine and oil tastings

We organize guided tastings of local food and wines or a fully blown theme dinner.

Activities

Villa Cicchi Ascoli Piceno - Abbazia di Rosara (Ascoli Piceno) - Farmhouse Holidays
Maria Elena Cicchi (Proprietaria) Insider ideas →
Ristorante Podere Catignano Hotel

Ristorante Podere Catignano

Traditional food, homemade pasta, olive oil of their own production, situated in the green hills of the Marche countryside.

Tel. +393470570637

Restaurants

Fattoria Forano Appignano (Macerata) - Farmhouse Holidays
Chiara Lucangeli (proprietario) Insider ideas →
Riviera del Conero Hotel

Riviera del Conero

One of most beautiful coastal areas of the Marche Region; the Sirolo beach with its characteristic "resounding rocks" and the "two sisters", reef rocks in front of the Conero promontory. About one hour driving from the Castle.

Places

Castello di Monterado Monterado (Ancona) - Historical Residences
Orlando Rodano (Proprietario) Insider ideas →
Cooking lessons Hotel

Cooking lessons

If you tasted our cuisine, join Villa Chicci's hands-on regional cooking course!

Activities

Villa Cicchi Ascoli Piceno - Abbazia di Rosara (Ascoli Piceno) - Farmhouse Holidays
Maria Elena Cicchi (Proprietaria) Insider ideas →
Shoe factory "Il Gergo" Hotel

Shoe factory "Il Gergo"

"Il Gergo"is a brand of footwear and leather product, known for its classic English-style models. Morrovalle The workshop also provided a line is entirely hand made of the highest quality.

Tel. 0039 0733 865149

Shopping

Il Sambuco Morrovalle (Macerata) - B&B and Homes
noemi pettorino (proprietario) Insider ideas →
Ristorante degli Ulivi Hotel

Ristorante degli Ulivi

This Osteria 7 km away from the Castle, has long been renowned for its fish specialties in le Marche style, located in one of the most scenic areas of the province, and a few km from Senigallia. Fresh fish always.

Tel. +39 071 7919670

Restaurants

Castello di Monterado Monterado (Ancona) - Historical Residences
Orlando Rodano (Proprietario) Insider ideas →
Biking by the sea Hotel

Biking by the sea

Follow the cyclepaths along the seafront and the banks of the river Chienti, pedaling past the old fishermen's cottages and up into the higher part of the town. Feeling fit? Cycle all the way along the coast of Marche!

Activities

Santomaro Sea Loft Civitanova Marche (Macerata) - B&B and Homes
Antonella e Franco (Proprietari) Insider ideas →
Circolino della Vela Hotel

Circolino della Vela

Traditional maritime cuisine in the port of Civitanova

Tel. +39 0733 781259

Restaurants

Santomaro Sea Loft Civitanova Marche (Macerata) - B&B and Homes
Antonella e Franco (Proprietari) Insider ideas →
Handmade especially Hotel

Handmade especially

Olive oil, wine, pianos, accordions, pasta, boating, leather goods, hats, shoes, wood, iron, etc. ...

Tel. +390721891918

Activities

Villa Tombolina Montemaggiore al Metauro (Pesaro e Urbino) - Farmhouse Holidays
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Altarpiece Fra Mattia Della Robbia Hotel

Altarpiece Fra Mattia Della Robbia

Numerous altarpieces in the Marche region of Della Robbia glazed terracotta, one of Fra Mattia's production is the Coronation of Virgin dated back to 1527-1530, located in the collegiate church of S. Maria Assunta in Montecassiano.

Places

Fattoria Forano Appignano (Macerata) - Farmhouse Holidays
Chiara Lucangeli (proprietario) Insider ideas →
The sea and the mountainsof Marche Hotel

The sea and the mountainsof Marche

Trekking in the Sibillini Park one day, sailing along the coast to see the Due Sorelle beach and the caves of Frasassi the next...

Activities

Santomaro Country Loft Morrovalle (Macerata) - Countryside Residences
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Visit of Winery and Wine Tasting Hotel

Visit of Winery and Wine Tasting

Spend a different day in Marche Region! Visit our wine cellar and organize a great wine tasting! We daily open our doors to everyone: wine lovers, school trips, tourists from Italy and abroad or people who simply love wine and its world!

Tel. +39 0733 57102

Activities

Fattoria Forano Appignano (Macerata) - Farmhouse Holidays
Chiara Lucangeli (proprietario) Insider ideas →
Ristorante Lido Hotel

Ristorante Lido

Pizza and fish cuisine in the histroic center.

Restaurants

Santomaro Sea Loft Civitanova Marche (Macerata) - B&B and Homes
Antonella e Franco (Proprietari) Insider ideas →
Summer Jamboree Hotel

Summer Jamboree

As every year during the first week of August, the town of Senigallia is transformed and becomes the stage of the Summer Jamboree, an International Festival focused on the culture and music of the forties and fifties.

Activities

Castello di Monterado Monterado (Ancona) - Historical Residences
Orlando Rodano (Proprietario) Insider ideas →
Castreccioni's lake - Cingoli Hotel

Castreccioni's lake - Cingoli

The environment is particularly impressive, with the outline of the mountains around the body of water that is reflected in the lake in many colors.

Places

Fattoria Forano Appignano (Macerata) - Farmhouse Holidays
Chiara Lucangeli (proprietario) Insider ideas →
Convent of Forano Hotel

Convent of Forano

Originally from century XIII is remembered for evidence of the presence of San Francesco date, by tradition, an ancient oak door inserted in the front of the church, and from which the saint made his entrance.

Places

Fattoria Forano Appignano (Macerata) - Farmhouse Holidays
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Urbino Hotel

Urbino

One hour by car from the Castle. Artistic and University centre, birthplace of Bramante and Raphael. Visit the Montefeltro family's Palazzo Ducale, the Marche National Gallery, Raphael's house, the "Raphael College" where G. Pascoli studied

Places

Castello di Monterado Monterado (Ancona) - Historical Residences
Orlando Rodano (Proprietario) Insider ideas →
Photography course Hotel

Photography course

Turn your vacation into a photographic safari in Marche, hunting out the perfect shot thanks the technics learnt during the course held at Villa Cicchi!

Activities

Villa Cicchi Ascoli Piceno - Abbazia di Rosara (Ascoli Piceno) - Farmhouse Holidays
Maria Elena Cicchi (Proprietaria) Insider ideas →
Ceramics Hotel

Ceramics

Earth, Water, Fire and Soul. These are the elements of the master potters of Appignano handing down this tradition for more than 500 years. Approach the world of ceramics by visiting the workshops of master potters and their works.

Shopping

Fattoria Forano Appignano (Macerata) - Farmhouse Holidays
Chiara Lucangeli (proprietario) Insider ideas →
Ancona Hotel

Ancona

Important Adriatic port. Visit San Ciriaco, the Anziani Palace, National Museum of the Marche, the Passetto, the "Fountain of 13 Spouts", Trajan's Arch, the Vanvitelli jetty. About 45 minutes driving from the Castle

Places

Castello di Monterado Monterado (Ancona) - Historical Residences
Orlando Rodano (Proprietario) Insider ideas →
Uliassi Hotel

Uliassi

A familiar atmosphere for this refined fish restaurant on the seashore in Senigallia, just 14 km away from the Castle, and winner over the years of two Michelin stars, 3 Forks Gambero Rosso, 3 Hats Espresso Guide and other major awards.

Tel. +39 071 65463

Restaurants

Castello di Monterado Monterado (Ancona) - Historical Residences
Orlando Rodano (Proprietario) Insider ideas →