Casa dell'Arco, is a self-catering guest house that belongs to a medieval stone hamlet named "Borgo di Pianciano" recently renovated and composed by other 2 guest houses. It is located in a secluded and peaceful valley with breath-taking views right in the middle of Umbria's best attractions. Every house has its own private garden and a terrace where it is possible to eat outdoors. Panoramic shared pool (15x5) and steam bath.
Casa dell'Arco looks onto the hamlet and can accommodate up to 8 people. It is named after the large stone arch in the living room. It has a private garden with an outdoor table to eat outside. It is a very large house (about 300m2). The ground floor features a large kitchen, a spacious living room with a fireplace, an impressive dining room excavated in the rock, a store room, a small anteroom with the guests bathroom and another storeroom for suitcases on the staircase leading to the upper floor. The bedrooms are on the upper floor: a master bedroom with a fireplace and a bathroom (shower), another master bedroom, a room with two beds and another bathroom. On the same floor, there is another room with two beds with a separate entrance, a bathroom and a very small kitchen. The laundry is located in a separate premise. The house is decorated with both modern and antique furniture. (dish washer, washing machine, hair dryer, iron, barbecue).
Guests will enjoy a shared (with 2 other guest houses) swimming pool 12x5 and a steam-bath in handmade "tadelakt". A vegetable garden produces vegetables for the table and flowers for the Pianciano's guest houses. A game room with table tennis is available for younger guests.
The house-keeper is available for any information / issues at any time. I will be present at check-in and available by telephone during your stay.
We organize cookery lessons of traditional Umbrian cuisine and gourmet dinner with fresh seasonal local products on request. We often organize a homemade pizzas cooked in the medieval wooden oven. Lasagna and a bottle of Umbrian wine "Rosso di Montefalco" will welcome you on your arrival.