S.S. 456 Del Turchino
14040 Castelnuovo Calcea (Asti)
Type: Farmhouse accommodation Geographical Location: Hill Accommodations:
n°3 Apartment , n°2 Room , n°6 Double bed room, n°1 Two-roomed flat . Total Guests 25
"La Mussia" is a typical agricultural farm, become also farm holiday 9 years ago, placed in the heart of Monferrato, well-known for the production of Asti Barbera; you will find it in a good position not far from the highway exits (ASTI EST - ALESSANDRIA SUD) only 20 km from Asti, 35 from Alba, 25 from Acqui Terme, 70 from Torino and 1 hour driving from the sea .
The structure is composed by 6 double rooms ( 2 communicating perfect fro families ) all of them have a private bathroom and TV there are also 4 self catering apartaments per 2/3 , 4/5 person , free also for short- stay 2/3 days, furnished with style and with independent heating system.
Free wifi everywhere .
There is also a swimming pool, ping pong table as well as games for younger guests.
SPA in the neighbours .
Accommodations and Services in Agriturismo La Mussia
Wellness: Thermal baths nearby
Internal Services: Acces Internet, Air conditioning, TV in room, Wifi, Heating, Daily cleaning, Final cleaning
Educational activities: Farming museum, Guided tour of the farm
Courses: Courses Cuisine, Courses Language
Ceremonies: Meeting rooms
External services: Barbecue, Car park, Park
The Agricultural Farm is constituted by 27 ha of land surrounding the patronal house and the building for the farm holiday, we have also a tennis field, tennis table for guests and free rent bicycle; it is possible to have a suggestive walk among vineyards around the farm.
For its peaceful position far from any danger it is particularly adapt for families with small children too.
The Farm holiday is linked with a horsemanship not too far from which will suggest wonderful walk on a horse.
If someone is interested he will help in the agricultural works, as the harvest of Barbera grape or Chardonnay, and by night, he will help in the cowshed to look after cows.
The cooking is typically of Monferrato, with good plain dishes, well prepared with products of the agricultural farm, in autumn it is possible to taste white truffle.
Where we areThe farm is very close to Alba, Asti, Acqui Terme and about 50 kilometers from Torino and an hour by auto from Genova. Many places are reachable by foot for the people that wish to see the area up close. Laura can give you advice as to the best things to see that will satisfy your interests. There are other interesting places to see via bicycle or motor scooter.
A few kilometers from the Agriturismo, it is possible to rent bicycles and motor scooters for tours through the villages of San Marzano Oliveto, Calamandrana, Agliano Terme, Vinchio and a plethora of others.
If you desire a different experience, a few steps from the Agriturismo, you can enjoy a new world aboard a four-wheeled drive off-road cycle and explore the sights of lower Monferrato with its vineyards of Moscato and Barbera d’Asti. You may choose to enjoy the valleys of the river Belbo and eventually reach the Comunità Montana dell'Alta Langa.
During the year, there are many events for you and your family to enjoy. Our area is really full of surprises and points of interest. Just think about a guided visit to the castles of the area and possibly to the antique fairs in Canelli, Moncalvo, Asti and Nizza Monferrato.
During all year, there are many wine and food fairs and exhibitions where you may sample our traditional cuisine.
In spring, the area is filled with the perfume of our wines, the best being the Festival of Barbera in Nizza Monferrato, Castagnole Lanze, Agliano and Montegrosso.