About this listing
House made stone over stone by my grandfather on 1940...restored by my father me and my sisters. Six sleeping rooms, 13 beds, great Kitchen, 2 big terraces, 4 small, woodoven for pizza outside, chemney in the dining room, 2 bathrooms...
Built in 1939 by a grandparent with 6 children, from three generations past, today buen withdrawal of an innovation manager, passionate about technology and genius loci, moving between Liguria and Silicon Valley. The silence of 'August as in December, 40-minute drive from Portovenere, Lerici, Cinque Terre, Tigullio. I hosted tens of people from New Zeland, Europe, Asia, US since 1999, great stories left on my Guest Book.
They reached us by car or by train +bus from Sestri Levante rail station. They enjoied the country environment with our bikes, and the near seaside like Tigullio and Cinqueterre. In one hour car you are in Florence and Pisa. I live the world, I spend one month in Silicon Valley every year, since 2005 with (website hidden) ...I have many stories to tell..
You can come by car:
a- A12 highway, Genova Livorno, exit Sestri Levante or Carrodano than 20 to 30 min of province road to Carro and Agnola.
b- Train to Sestri Levante, than Bus in front to the Station to Carro- Castello, go off at Pianelle stop, near Castello. 300 mtrs walk downto the back of the big yellow house
Interaction with Guests
If I can not be here at your arrival, my friends Camila or Roberta, living nearby can welcome you
We have 8 mountain bikes for a great tour- 2 hours- in the woods Agnola- Pavareto- marble Quarry- La Costa- Carro- Agnola
You can walk to Castello-1 km- giving a glance to the beautiful small lake "La Morsa" with a 20 years old orizontal robinia on the water level! A walk to Carro- 1 km- brings you to the village of Ancestral of Nicolò Paganini the world known violinist: you can visit the original house in the Historic Carro Centre
Other Things to Note
Noises outside: birds in the morning and evening, some dog, the male deer that calls his wife in the evening :-)
This is a country house... with all the plus- silence, green, clean air- bikes- and the minus- no shops, no internet...but we love it as it is!
If you feel like us ...you will enjoy!