Sleeps 2/4 1 bedroom 1 bathroomWi-FiSofa bed sleeps 2 extra guestsLight and airy open space
Casina dei Tordi
Casina dei Tordi is a stylish and modern 45 square metres apartment for 2 with beamed ceilings, airy and bright interiors and great views of the hills surrounding Urbino, Le Marche, it stands 500m away from the main house and the swimming pool.
It’s perfect for a couple but it also features a comfortable sofa bed in the sitting room. It’s an open plan apartment with bedroom (queen size bed), dining/living room, separate gourmet kitchen, bathroom and toilet.
We are available at all times for suggestions, information and any need you may have, but always respect your privacy.
Book directly for the lowest rates, maximum flexibility and best personal attention.
Feel free to contact us for your booking, for further information, or special needs.
We’re always pleased to help.
Flexible changeover day.
Minimum stay 4 nights.
Extra person (max 2) 15€ p.n.
Please enquire for reduced rates for Spring and very long stays.
Your Le Marche apartment
The dining/living room has a table for four and a comfortable large sofa (which can be a double bed) that, along with extra seating, can easily accommodate four people.
The well-equipped gourmet kitchen is fitted with fridge-freezer, four hob gas cooker, oven, kettle, toaster, coffee machine and an Italian coffee pot, dishwasher and all the crockery, pots and pans that you need to cook and enjoy a full meal (including good knives!)
The bedroom has a comfortable queen size bed, bedside tables with reading lamps, a large wardrobe (with drawers, hanging rail and shelves), and sunset views (the best sunsets are usually in September). For your comfort we provide a set of pillows to choose from, 100% cotton linen, warm duvets for the coldest months and light blankets for our cool Summer nights. A desk with reading lamp provides extra space to write your travel notes or work (if you really need to!)
There’s a bathroom with basin and bath/shower (and a view!) as well as a separate toilet with wc, bidet and washing machine. We also supply a hair dryer so that you don’t need to pack yours!
The apartment is not air-conditioned but has very good insulation and double glazing and assures a pleasant stay even in the hottest months (if you think you really need air-conditioning, check the Casina dei Cavalli), we also provide a powerful fan in case of extreme heath. For your comfort all the windows are fitted with mosquito screens.
Wi-fi is available in the apartment and on the terrace.
Setting and outdoors
Casina dei Tordi is located on the ground floor of the same building as the Casina Nuova but each apartment has its own entrance and privacy is assured.
The terrace has a big parasol to protect you and the house during the hottest hours, a table and chairs to eat outside or to enjoy the outstanding views of the Marche hills near Urbino.
The swimming pool is 500 metres away can be easily reached walking an easy and safe road within the farm. The pool is available for you to use any time you wish. Sun loungers and a shady hammock, tables and chairs on the common terrace with parasols and wi-fi are also at guests’ disposal.
A car is a necessity to reach Valle Nuova and to fully experience rural Northern Le Marche. We are 5 minutes drive from restaurants, shops, banks and a chemist.
A shady parking lot is available under the porch at the other end of the house.
The apartment is strictly non smoking, you’ll find an ashtray outside.
It may not be suitable for young children, please check with us.
Towels, pool towels, bed linen, kitchen and table linen are provided.
In the apartment there’s a hairdryer an iron with ironing board for your use and a first-aid kit.
We provide a starting kit with soaps, cling film, plastic bags, spices, condiments, salt, sugar…
In the sitting room you will find cookery books, a small pick-and-drop library, guidebooks, maps, plenty of information about the area and our book with apartment information and lots of suggestions about restaurants, markets, shopping and more.
The apartment is cleaned and the linen and towels are changed once a week. Extra cleaning can be arranged (please enquire when booking)
Upon arrival you’ll find a welcome basket in the Casina for you not to miss some of the home-made items from our pantry: juices, jams, wine as well as some breakfast items, eggs from our hens, bread, vegetables and fruit from the farm, depending on what’s seasonal and available.
You’ll be most welcome to collect herbs, fruit and vegetables from the kitchen-garden and orchard or we will pick some for you during your stay if you prefer.
Your holiday at Valle Nuova
By the swimming pool (12×6 metres) you will find plenty of sun loungers, tables and chairs: it will not be difficult to find the perfect spot to relax and enjoy the amazing views.
Dinners, prepared with our farm ingredients and local products, are available twice a week. Please enquire and give us a one-day notice if you wish to join in.
We offer cooking classes, truffle hunts and courses and we can help you arrange food and wine tours, cheesemaking classes and other activities, see the “Things to do” page and enquire with us.
Our horses and riding instructors are available for classes and hikes.
You’ll always be welcome at the main house where there’s an extensive library including books about the area, architecture, art, herbalism, animals and plants.
We are always on-site or within easy reach (always available through e-mail or cell phone) for suggestions or help with any problem or inconvenience you may have.
More accommodation options at Valle Nuova
Choose for a dip in the pool first thing in the morning
- Sleeps 2
- 1 bedroom 1 bathroom
Surrounded by trees and large laurel bushes
Near the swimming pool and the main house
Choose for family holidays or sharing with friends
- Sleeps 4/5 people
- 2 bedrooms 2 bathrooms
- Beautiful and shady porch
- Very cool even in the hottest months
- Room setting provides a lot of space and privacy
- Can be booked with adjacent Casina dei Tordi for larger groups
Choose for your family reunions or group travel
- Sleeps up to 14
- 5 double en-suite bedrooms (one with sofa bed)
- 1 twin en-suite bedroom (sofa bed)
- Organic home grown home made breakfast
- Sitting room with library