Mountain Country Cottage, Casa Molinari

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Entire cottage hosted by David

6 guests, 2 bedrooms, 4 beds, 1 bathroom
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Newly and extensively renovated cottage. 2 min drive from the A15 Borgotaro toll booth! Get away from the hustle and bustle, and enjoy the peace and tranquility of this mountain cottage retreat. All the major attractions and shopping are close. This self-contained 2 bedroom country cottage sleeps up to 6 people. Located in the North-West region of Italy on the border of Tuscany and Liguria. Day trip to Cinque Terre, Florence, Pisa etc. Free pick-up and drop-off at the Berceto train station.

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Come and experience the real Italy in a truly authentic and personal manner. Casa Molinari is a private, clean and completely self-sufficient 2 bedroom cottage. It is located on Tuscany, Liguria and Emilia Romagna border. Sleeps 6 comfortably (1 Queen size beds, 2 bunk beds and a Double pull-out bed/couch in the living room. There is also a studio apartment that can be rented in addition, and this sleeps 2 adults comfortably (Queen size bed) with a private bathroom. This space is also advertised on airbnb. For parties larger than 8 guests, the property is very large and well maintained so tents could be pitched for additional fees of 20 euros a head.

There is an outdoor entertainment area, BBQ/Cooking and picnic area. This charming and very private cottage is located on a large piece of land that has a fruit tree orchard. It is in the country, but is close to the town town and all the services - pure happiness. An hour drive from the sea and the beaches. Parma, Italy, in Borgo Val di Taro (and various accessories) are in the vicinity. It is very close to #15 highway (a la Spezia and Parma), the train and several airports Pisa and Milan). Borgo Val di Taro is 11 km away, and has all the necessary amenities. A quiet retreat is a great way to spend a holiday among the excursions to various tourist attractions and the nearby cities. Use, it as a base for visiting the tourist attractions in Parma, Milan, Bologna, Florence, Venice, Cinque Terre, Pisa, Lucca etc. most of north-west, the tourist attractions are easily accessible by car or train.

Excellent quality for the price. The most economical and authentic way to see Italy with a family or a small group of friends. Let us be your host and show you a side of Italy that few ever get to experience.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
2 bunk beds
Common space
1 sofa bed

What this place offers

Kitchen
Wifi
Free parking on premises
Pets allowed
TV
Washing machine
Patio or balcony
Garden
Indoor fireplace
Luggage drop-off allowed

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Where you’ll be

Valmozzola, Emilia-Romagna, Italy

10 Things to like about Emilia-Romagna :

1. The people;

2. See castles;

3. It is home to the oldest university in Europe;

4. The culinary capital of Italy with products such as Parma ham and Parmigiano-reggiano cheese;

5. Ferrari, Lamborghini and Maserati are all based here;

6. Parma to Modena to Ferrara, Emilia-Romagna is full of beautiful cities and medieval and renaissance art;

7. Mountains and beaches, caves and springs: everything is in Emilia Romagna;

8. The region that inspired Verdi and Toscanini;

9. Home to some of the most important mosaics in Italy; and,

10. The wine is amazing!

Hosted by David

  1. Joined in September 2013
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Dave Molinari is a highly experienced hiker and guide. He has hiked, on at least one or more occasions, the majority of the mountains in the ranges that span Emilia-Romagna, Liguria, and Tuscany Italy over the past five years. Dave is a National Coaching Certification Program “B” License Coach and Trainer, and he has played and coached sport at the international level for over fifteen years. He has coached and developed athletes of all ages, genders and abilities. Ten years ago, Dave visited Italy with his family and reconnected to his roots. The family then decided to relocate and pursue his love of hiking in the beautiful mountains of Northern Italy. Dave completed a M.Sc. in Industrial/Organizational Psychology and Ergonomics from the University of Calgary, Canada in 1997 and a B.A. (Honors) in Leadership and Applied Psychology in 1990. He has taught Introductory Psychology, Leadership, Ethics, Human Resources Recruiting and Selection, and several other topics at the college and university level. Dave is excited to share a few of his most favorite local hikes with you. Dave speaks English and is functional in Italian. Dave is a life-long practitioner of multi sports and athletic disciplines, having competed and played at a high level. He has been a soccer, fitness and recreational teacher for most of his life. Dave believes in mind, body and soul. He teaches enthusiastically and encourages a balanced, healthy, positive, and productive lifestyle. Dave has been hosting yoga, fitness and recreational events for past thirsty years. Along with her husband and two dogs, she relocated to Italy and enjoys hiking the many mountains nearby her house. Dave’s true love is hosting Yoga and Hiking Retreats in Italy. He hopes to share his knowledge and experience with other yoga practitioners, and continue in his quest for life-long learning about this discipline and its great philosophical and spiritual teachings.
Dave Molinari is a highly experienced hiker and guide. He has hiked, on at least one or more occasions, the majority of the mountains in the ranges that span Emilia-Romagna, Liguri…

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During your stay

Guided trips and vacations can be arranged directly with the host for an additional fee. Specializing in hiking, gastronomy, recreation, health & wellness, sports, and wine guided tours in the Tuscany, Liguria, and Emilia-Romagna regions. Please contact the host directly to discuss further, and create and price out your dream guided trip or vacation.

We speak English, but can communicate in basic Italian and French.
Guided trips and vacations can be arranged directly with the host for an additional fee. Specializing in hiking, gastronomy, recreation, health & wellness, sports, and wine guided…

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Check-in: After 15:00
Check out: 10:00
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Pets are allowed
Smoking is allowed

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