Artist's beautiful riverside Majella mountain retreat holiday villa - Superior and spacious accommodation at Majella National Park in Abruzzo, Italy.

Cheap Flights! RyanAir usually have reductions on flights throughout the year.
EayJet have discounts on flights too!
Just check their websites!


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A 110 sq.m. eco-friendly south-facing self-contained wing of a stone-built country house that has recently been restored, situated in a protected area of outstanding natural beauty on the edge of the Majella National Park. 5 acres of grounds with walnut groves and various fruit trees sweep down to the fast flowing mountain river Aventino, with private access to own river beach. Ideal country retreat for adults and older children. Great for couples, too! Perfect for people that enjoy the beautiful surrounding nature and outdoor activities. Ideal for walking, rambling and trekking, bird watching, painting, mountain biking, fishing and canoeing.

Please evaluate what we offer, and view our videos by clicking on the videobar below.
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Also perfect for those wishing to improve in Art or Italian Conversation - see the individually tailored courses on our Tuition page.

In 2010 and continuing through 2011 and 2012 we have received the most 5-star reviews on TripAdvisor
than any other Holiday Rental in Abruzzo

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Own private sun-drenched 80 sq.m. terrace with large wooden garden table and chairs (made of sustainable hardwood), traditional BBQ with chimney and two steamer chairs. Hammocks swing between trees in the shade near the river. Spectacular views. Free WiFi internet access. Outdoor table tennis provided. Our own seasonal organic produce is available and, should you require it, local suppliers deliver to your door bread, cheese, fish, fruit and vegetables.
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NEW EXTRA FEATURE from September 2011.

Walk the old shepherd trails of the Majella mountains with english-speaking guides who used to work as shepherds in this harsh terrain. Follow the trails that they know like the back of their hands. Get to learn more about the nature of the Majella National Park from their perspective.
Please enquire for more details.

RyanAir are currently giving FREE roaming SIM Cards!!

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Al Fresco eating

by the Aventino river

at 'Casa del Fiume'.

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Each guest gets a copy of this booklet
describing local tourist attractions to visit in the SangroAventino region, written in both english and italian. It also lists restaurants, vineyards and food producers.
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In 2010 we became part of the SangroAventino Card system, whereby each guest will get a 10% reduction when visiting any attraction,
restaurant or food producer mentioned in the booklet.
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Early summer morning at 'Casa del Fiume' - shady hammock, dew-wet apples, misty river.


Rafting on the Aventino in the Majella National Park!

The Abruzzo Rafting centre is only five minutes away and the route goes right past the garden at 'Casa del Fiume'!
See more details on Abruzzo Rafting

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Hire a 12 metre Yacht with Skipper
during June, July and September
for a day trip along the Trabocchi Coast
or even a 3-day excursion to the Tremiti Islands.
Please enquire for more details.

picture left is of the yacht in Pescara Marina

Seeking to purchase property in this amazing area of Abruzzo?
Stay at our River Lodge 'Casa del Fiume' and get unrivalled insider info.
Benefit from our 20+ years of experience in Italy and our local knowledge.

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