Borgo Farneto

Serra De‘ Conti, Ancona
Self-catering
+39 335 1653559


Tranquil hilltop apartments with a shared swimming pool and generous hosts; walk or cycle in the surrounding countryside or visit vineyards

Place

4 places

Sleeps

Sleeping from 2 – 4

Children welcome
Pets welcome
Babies welcome

The Experience

Drive through patchwork fields and up a winding road to two stone and brick houses standing side by side. Sabine and her architect husband have created two apartments in each using natural materials such as stone, wood and travertine marble, and furnished them with handmade décor and vintage market finds.

Sabine is warm and generous, popping by daily to make sure her guests have everything they need. Find your fridge stocked with local goodies, help yourself to vegetables and herbs from the garden or fruit from the orchard, and eat out on your shaded patio.

Borrow e-bikes and explore the surrounding countryside, or sample wines at Cantina Broccanera, 15 minutes away. The immense Frasassi Caves are half an hour’s drive, the unspoilt coastline of Parco del Conero is an hour away. Return for a swim in the infinity pool, which is set in a garden filled with aromatic plants – lavender, rosemary, thyme, jasmine, rose.

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We think you'll love

  • The generosity of your hosts
  • Staying in such creatively furnished yet simple apartments
  • Being surrounded by bucolic countryside
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You should know

  • The pool is on the small side and shared with other guests
  • You’ll need to drive for shops and restaurants
  • The coast is an hour away

Essentials

  • Swimming pool
  • Hot tub
  • Garden
  • Open fire / woodburner
  • Breakfast included
  • Breakfast available
  • Meals available
  • Vegetarian meals
  • Oven
  • Parking on premises
  • Free parking nearby
  • Accessible by public transport
  • WiFi
  • Television
  • Central heating
  • Limited mobility
  • Wheelchair access
  • Mobile reception
  • Hob
  • Barbecue
  • Paid parking nearby
  • Air conditioning
  • Relaxation areas
  • Washing machine
  • Tennis court
  • Microwave oven
  • No smoking
  • Credit cards
  • Working farm
  • Owner has pets
  • Electricity included
  • Dishwasher
  • Pets welcome

Family friendly

  • Baby monitor
  • Books and toys
  • Children welcome
  • Babies welcome
  • Stair gates
  • High chair
  • Cot available

Nearby

  • Pub/bar within 3 miles
  • Restaurant within 3 miles
  • Shop within 3 miles

Activities

  • Bikes available
  • Food courses
  • Kayaking
  • Other courses
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Wild swimming

Information
& pricing

Booking information

Check in
4pm
Check out
11am
Booking restrictions
Minimum stay: 3 nights. Children under 6 free.
Closed
Never.
Meals
Restaurants 6km.

Pricing

Nightly price
from €130
Weekly price
from €910
Surcharges
Sofabed available. Additional guest, €16 per night/person.
2 Apartments for 4
From €1622 beds2 bedrooms
2 Apartments for 2
From €1301 bed1 bedroom

Accommodation

Reviews

Sabine's warm and generous nature glows everywhere from the design of the soft and pleasingly simple interiors, her handcrafted rugs and crocheted linen borders, her perfumed garden, demonstrating an acute attention to detail and to an eco-sustainable stay. Choose to either lounge around the poolside accompanied by birdsong and formidable valley views or tour the interesting off-track country

Nicole, Sawday's inspector

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Location

The neighbourhood

The immediate area around the house is farmland with the occasional house or agricultural centre, making for a scenic spot for hiking and biking. Villages are few and far between, with the nearest place to stock up, Locanda dei Ribelli, a 10-minute drive; the nearest town, Arcevia, which has a cluster of trattorias and shops, is 20 minutes away.

Introducing

Sabine Telser & Konrad Rieper

Sabine and Konrad live five minutes away with their two children. They are originally from the Alto Adige mountain region in northern Italy and fell in love with the Marche on a trip here many years ago – they bought the property soon after and began work on it. Sabine has a creative flair and you can purchase many of her handmade items, including yarn rope rugs, natural soaps and bags.