Gelso is a spacious villa, traditionally restored, with a welcoming atmosphere. It has a warmth inside with lovely curtains, comfortable sofas, large dining room and is furnished with some antiques of the owners family. It is bright and airy inside and sleeps 8 people with 4 bedrooms. There is a cottage in the grounds that sleeps an additional 4 people, please ask if this is available in 2019. Mediterranean herbs, fruit trees, panoramic views, barbeque and a secluded swimming pool makes your summer holiday complete.
Villa Gelso is a romantic hideaway just inside the National Park, full of adventurous walks to places of myth and legend, Visit 'Hell's Gorge' 'Paradise Hill' The 'Rebel Friers Caves'.
Tourist maps and leaflets are supplied and a maid service if required. Linen and towels are provided, and a welcome pack of some essentials and food can be booked in advance. The owner is available for help and advice.
Things to Do: Sandy beaches, Mountain drives or walks, Swimming/sunbathing at Lake Fiastra, Tour of Vineyards - winemakers, Roman Ruins, Renaissance Art tours, Shopping - Italian Outlet Stores, Italian handmade shoes, Churches & Abbeys, The opera festivals in summer, Local markets and festas, Medieval costume re-enactments of battles and palios, Cave exploration at Frasassi, or just stay by the secluded sunny pool.