Agriturismo Santa Maria Bressanoro - Castelleone, Cremona
Via San Lorenzo, 1
26012 Castelleone (Cremona)
Type: Farmhouse accommodation Geographical Location: Plain Accommodations:
n°3 Double bed room, n°1 3.beds room . Total Guests 9
The farm, built in 1938 and recently restored, is set in a fruit orchard with many rare varieties of apples and pears. The farm is in the shadow of the wonderful church of Santa Maria Bressanoro.
The colours, taste and perfumes within the walls of the farm change with the changing seasons. In spring there is the blossom, late summer the fruit and in autumn the colours of falling leaves.
The farm is situated in Castelleone, 2 km north of the centre of town, near the beautiful 15th century church of Santa Maria Bressanoro. The farm area was used as the kitchen garden of the Franciscan monks until 1810.
Accommodations and Services in Agriturismo Santa Maria Bressanoro
The five rooms and the two junior suites have been furnished in 19th century style and each has been given the name of one of the varieties of fruit cultivated in the orchard.
The furniture is different in each, and all rooms have a bathroom, air-conditioning, a hair-dryer, a telephone, TV with video and DVD machines and an Internet connection in each room.
Internal Services: Acces Internet, Air conditioning, Communal telephone, Phone in room, Communal television, TV in room
Educational activities: Educational activities, Farming museum, Nature studies, Guided tour of the farm
Courses: Courses Other, Courses Ceramics
Ceremonies: Meeting rooms
External services: Rental Bikes, Car park
Experiences: Cycle tourism
A buffet breakfast is served, including products of the farms. There is a reading room with an internet connection. The farm has bicycles that may be used to visit the surrounding district.
A large room with big windows is available to guests. It can be adapted for art exhibitions, conferences, seminars, study groups, meetings (seating for max 50) or ceremonies (seating for max 80). There is a room that has been adapted especially for teaching and workshops. The area, including toilets, is accessible to disabled guests.
Where we are
Here are some suggestions for places of natural and artistic beauty to visit.
Castelleone: Santa Maria Bressanoro, the Sanctuary of the Beata Vergine della Misericordia, the 11th century Isso tower, the archaeological museum, the Educational Woods with trees, wild animals and birds native to this area. Every second Sunday in the month there is an Antiques market in Castelleone. Crema, 10 minutes away by car, has a cathedral, many beautiful historical mansions, the Museum of Sant’Agostino and the church of Santa Maria della Croce. Soncino, is 15 km away. It has castle, the church of Santa Maria delle Grazie, the Printing Museum and the city walls and moat still standing.Cremona, is 27 km away. It has one of the lovliest medieval squares of all of Italy. There is also the church of San Sigismondo which has historical links with Santa Maria in Bressanoro. Toward Lodi, is the town of Abbadia Cerreto where you can find the Romantic church of San Pietro. The Agritourism is well positioned for day trips to Milan, Lodi, Bergamo, Brescia, Pavia, Mantua, Piacenza, Parma, Modena and Verona.