A seductive mix of calm, country elegance in a hillside villa overlooking the Spoleto valley, and gracious owners whose heirlooms decorate the former farmhouse they’ve so carefully restored. There’s a relaxed feel to the whole place, an honesty bar and plenty of space to simply ‘be’, both indoors and out.
The Tacconis organise winery tours and gourmet tastings matching Maurizio’s Sagrantino estate wines and olive oils with regional food like truffle honey, wild boar pâté and local ricotta. Come as a group for a special celebration or a photography course; inspirational cookery classes are Mary’s domain.
Michael oversees fine buffet breakfasts and gladly advises on outings near and far. It’s half an hour to Spoleto and Assisi, three-quarters to Lake Trasimeno; two hours to Rome and to Florence.