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Medieval townhouse, luxurious yet authentic accommodation in tranquil setting

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3 bedrooms
1 bathroom
4 guests
5 nights minimum
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A unique medieval townhouse newly refurbished to an exceptionally high specification throughout and now available for rent in the charming medieval village of Pigna, Liguria. The house is well equipped, beautifully furnished and offers two good sized bedrooms featuring exposed stonework. Bedroom one has a king size bed and bedroom two a double bed, offering comfortable sleeping arrangements for up to four guests. Both bedrooms offer luxurious goose down quilts, quality linen and selection of pillows for your comfort. Large fluffy bath towels are also supplied together with complimentary Molton Brown Toiletries. The accommodation comprises Cosy Lounge with Pellet Stove, 42' Android 4K Television and Blu-Ray DVD Player, Magnificent Breakfast Kitchen featuring Integrated Siemens Appl...A unique medieval townhouse newly refurbished to an exceptionally high specification throughout and now available for rent in the charming medieval village of Pigna, Liguria. The house is well equipped, beautifully furnished and offers two good sized bedrooms featuring exposed stonework. Bedroom one has a king size bed and bedroom two a double bed, offering comfortable sleeping arrangements for up to four guests. Both bedrooms offer luxurious goose down quilts, quality linen and selection of pillows for your comfort. Large fluffy bath towels are also supplied together with complimentary Molton Brown Toiletries. The accommodation comprises Cosy Lounge with Pellet Stove, 42' Android 4K Television and Blu-Ray DVD Player, Magnificent Breakfast Kitchen featuring Integrated Siemens Appliances including 5 Ring Gas Hob, Oven, Microwave, Dishwasher, Fridge/Freezer and Washing Machine, Granite Work Surfaces and beautiful dining area with seating for six. A Luxurious Bathroom with Whirlpool Bath, Large Walk-In Shower and Vanity Sink is a lovely space to refresh or unwind. A large sunny terrace with built in BBQ, together with table & chairs seating six provides a fabulous outdoor space in which to relax and enjoy that cheeky glass of vino! A secure cellar is also available ideal for storing bikes, hiking gear etc. The townhouse offers a good selection of books, dvds and games for your enjoyment. We also supply beach towels for your convenience. Great local shops, bars, coffee shops and restaurants serving superb local cuisine and wine are available within walking distance of the house. There is also a large selection of excellent restaurants a short drive away in Dolceacqua, Apricale and Isolabona. Village festivals regularly take place in the area and are a great way to experience authentic Italian life and are lots of fun! A perfect year round climate, makes this an ideal holiday home for a Summer or Winter escape! With the glitz and glamour of the coastal towns, the peace of the valleys and great local cuisine Liguria offers something for everyone. We look forward to welcoming you soon.More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
The townhouse is suitable for children 8 years of age and older.
Bathrooms
1 Full bath
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About the Owner
Rachel G
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2016
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Reviewed April 16, 2017

I was chuffed to pieces when I won a 5 night stay at this townhouse as it looked so beautiful in the pictures and I have always loved holidaying in Italy so to visit a new area was just amazing! My husband and I decided...More

Date of stay: April 2017
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Management response:Responded June 20, 2017

Wow! Thank you so much Jennie for taking the time to review the townhouse and area in such detail, I'm sure my future guests will find it very useful! Delighted to hear the townhouse was equipped with everything you needed and you appreciated the extra...More

Reviewed April 2, 2017

We had a fantastic stay in Pigna. The house is really wonderful. It has been luxuriously renovated and with great taste. It has all the modern comforts while keeping its medieval charm. The mix between modernity and history is just great! Pigna is a charming...More

Date of stay: March 2017
Thank CatherineB1974
Management response:Responded April 20, 2017

Thank you so much Catherine for taking the time to review our townhouse and for your lovely comments. I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and appreciated the luxurious renovation. The medieval villages really are beautiful and great places to loose yourself....More

Reviewed April 2, 2017 via mobile

Always wondered how People lived in those typical little médiéval villages and now I know. Just great to discover the real Daily live in an italian house in the médiéval centre of a Mountain village. You ll find Everything you need and lot s more...More

Date of stay: March 2017
Thank veerle v
Management response:Responded April 20, 2017

Thank you so much Veerle for taking the time to review our townhouse, I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and found the townhouse to be equipped with everything you needed and more! Discovering daily life in Pigna is certainly a great...More

Reviewed March 31, 2017

really enjoyed our stay in your holidayhome. Nicely renovated with respect for the authentic character. Pigna and the other medieval villages in the surrounding are worth while visiting. Dolce far niente, la vita e bella!!

Date of stay: March 2017
Thank BackPacker294617
Management response:Responded April 20, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our townhouse, I'm so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Best Wishes, Rachel.

Reviewed March 29, 2017

Built into the bedrock ( you can see it in the ground floor bedroom wardrobe), this 3 storey Medieval townhouse retains it's authentic charm whilst offering all the convenience of the 21st century. It's tastefully decorated, with lovely touches such as scented candles and luxury...More

Date of stay: March 2017
Thank Sarah J
Management response:Responded April 4, 2017

Thank you so much Sarah for your wonderful review. I am so pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay in our townhouse and appreciated the lovely touches. Day trips out and then coming home to a leisurely evening of Ligurian food and wine, a dvd,...More

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Reviewed March 28, 2017

I've only been here for half a day but thought it was worth mentioning our wonderful this townhouse is. First off, even before you go to Liguria, Rachel gives you the most detailed guidebook there is. It'll make you feel like you have to stay...More

Date of stay: March 2017
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Management response:Responded April 4, 2017

Thank you so much Sarah for your lovely review! I am so pleased to hear you are enjoying your stay and that you had everything you needed prior to arrival. It was a pleasure to welcome you personally, it sounds like you'll really appreciate all...More

Reviewed November 15, 2016

If you are looking for an authentic medieval Italian experience then this townhouse is the ultimate home base. We enjoyed a week in Pigna at Rachel's townhouse. As soon as you arrive the feeling of comfort and serenity overwhelm you. So much so Kate had...More

Date of stay: October 2016
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Management response:Responded November 18, 2016

Thank you so much Mark for taking the time to review our townhouse and for your flattering comments. I am so pleased you both loved our 5 star amenities and home comforts and that Kate in particular enjoyed the hot tub. It sounds like you...More

Reviewed November 1, 2016

I stayed as a solo traveler for 5 days in this wonderful townhouse surrounded by 15th century architecture and art. Rachel made sure that the townhouse is equipped with absolutely everything needed for a wonderful stay. I very much enjoyed the luxuries the house includes...More

Date of stay: October 2016
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Management response:Responded November 1, 2016

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our townhouse and for your lovely comments - In particular that you enjoyed our luxurious spa bath, bed and kitchen. I am so pleased you found the townhouse to be well equipped with everything you...More

Reviewed September 12, 2016

We had the most wonderful stay in this quaint, medieval village. Living in Milan in amongst the hustle and bustle it was amazing to escape to the peaceful, serenity of Pigna. The townhouse is beautiful, full of modern ammeneities, I particularly enjoyed the whirlpool bath...More

Date of stay: August 2016
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Management response:Responded September 13, 2016

Thank you so much Gary for taking the time to review our property and for your lovely comments. I am so pleased you had a great time in our townhouse and that you enjoyed the whirlpool bath. The natural rock pools are a great way...More

Reviewed September 12, 2016

I don't normally write reviews but this one I feel deserves the effort! We had a fabulous week at this holiday rental and would highly recommend it. The townhouse is magnificent! Medieval stature with luxurious modern amenities and it works so well. Beds are superb...More

Date of stay: August 2016
1  Thank Stephen0303
Management response:Responded September 13, 2016

Thank you so much Stephen for taking the time to review our property in so much detail, I am delighted to hear you had a wonderful stay with us. We do try to go that extra mile for our guests by offering a few extras...More

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Ceiling Fans
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Iron
Hot Tub
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Cable/satellite TV
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
Pigna is located in the foothills of the Maritime Alps in the Nervia Valley and only a 20 minutes drive to the French & Italian Riviera's. A special place offering the perfect combination of relaxing countryside, scenic mountains , bustling coastline and glamorous coastal towns. Rural and relaxing yet sophisticated and elegant. Walking, cycling and mountain sports are popular, as the area is a designated area of natural beauty, criss-crossed by well marked walking routes and hiking treks. The scenery is spectacular! Rock pools are dotted around the village and make a refreshing change from the beach and canyoning in Rochetta is a 15 minutes drive away for those after something a little more adventurous. The village has restaurants, coffee shops, music bars, a pizzeria, pharmacy,...
Getting around
Car hire is recommended to explore the region at leisure however public transport is available. The local bus leaves Ventimiglia and stops at all the medieval villages en-route to Pigna. The train service is excellent along the coast for exploring both the French and Italian Riviera.
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