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“Beautiful house in an exquisite setting”
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Relax in the evening - so peaceful
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Relax in the evening - so peaceful
Your apartment has lots of room and wide open views. A pool with a view
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Relax in the evening - so peaceful
Your apartment has lots of room and wide open views.
A pool with a view
Shall we take a drive out this afternoon or just take it easy and look at the view?
Maybe you fancy apartment Ricci with a spiral staircase?
Your own private garden - would you like lunch here?
One of the things you really want is a good nights sleep
Fancy a swim? or maybe just take it easy and read your magazine
Are you joining us for our free pizza party on Monday?
We think a nice bathroom is so important
Extensive landscaped grounds means there is space for everyone
Get lost in a big big bed!
Sunflowers everywhere in the summer
If there is anything else you need, just ask
Now maybe that is the spot to chill-out this afternoon!
I never get tired of that view!
We have lots of lavender by the steps to the pool
There is everything I need in this kitchen
Each apartment has a  unique feature
What do you fancy for lunch?
Shall we have a game of Bocce on the top lawn?
Not too much around to disturb you
There are always lots of places to sit, relax and look at the view.
Take a trip up to the mountains - spectacular!
Breakfast in bed? -  relax, you deserve it
I wonder what's in that little town over there on the hill? let's ask Bob & Ian
Sit for a while - no need to rush around here!
Lunch in your own private garden.
Lets pick something from the veggie garden for lunch
I want to find a beautiful bay on the Conero today
Lets go for a walk in the grounds
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1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Francavilla d'Ete, Province of Fermo, Marche

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pandorea6...
1 review
“Beautiful house in an exquisite setting”
Reviewed 4 May 2015 for a stay in April 2015

Friends had recommended Casal dei Fichi and it more than lived up to their descriptions.
The house has been beautifully restored and has a wonderful atmosphere - the garden and pool area are really lovely and very well maintained.
Our apartment was wonderfully light, extremely comfortable and very well equipped. The house is in a stunningly beautiful area and there are amazing views from every window. From the balcony and grounds you can even see the Sibillini mountain range - there was still snow on the peaks when we were there which made for a very dramatic backdrop to the gentle rolling hills of the immediate area.
We had decided to do some walking as we expected the weather to be a bit mixed that early in the season and Casal dei Fichi was a perfect base. Its less than an hours drive to the Monte Conero National Park on the coast and also only an hour or so to the Monti Sibillini National Park inland. Plus there are lots of options for shorter walks close by.
Ian and Bob were wonderful hosts - always happy to make suggestions of places to visit and good places to eat, they made us feel very welcome and comfortable.
It really is an exceptionally beautiful place and even though its less than an hours drive to Ancona airport it feels very far away from the hustle and bustle.

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Liked best: Everything
Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 50-64
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Tarahanna...
London, United Kingdom
1 review
“Lovely holiday with children”
Reviewed 1 May 2015 for a stay in August 2014

We had a lovely stay. Everything was made effortless and the children loved the resident cats, dogs and chickens!

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Liked best: The simplicity
Liked least: Would have liked the rooms cleaned during our stay
Travelling group: Young Children
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earlofcho...
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“Gourmet Break”
Reviewed 18 November 2014 for a stay in November 2014

After reading about Casal Dei Fichi's gourmet break years ago we finally took the plunge and signed up.

In the 72 hours between being picked up and dropped off at the airport we had 6 amazing dining experiences (not including the breakfast. The venues for dining ranged from rustic traditional places atop a hill, to a stunning spot at the foot of the mountains, to fine dining within an ancient walled town, to a cosy spot in a medieval plaza to a seafood restaurant by the Adriatic coast, and even Casal dei Fichi itself. In this time we had antipasti, pasta, vegetables, fish, shellfish, meats, desserts in more guises than I can remember and all were delicious.

Somehow there was also time for visits to some very cool (literally) underground Roman cisterns, the ornate local theatre, a cathedral, a vineyard (just in case we hadn't had the opportunity of a glass of wine for the previous 30 minutes) the local olive press, a cookery course and even a beach.

Casal dei Fichi is a great spot with fabulous views onto the rolling hills of the local countryside. Our hosts Bob and Ian treated us like old friends and ferried us around the winding roads of Le Marche from one fantastic experience to the next. Nothing was too much trouble for them and they are obviously passionate and knowledgeable about the place they call home.

All in all a fantastic experience that will unfortunately involve you going home at least 2kg heavier. You will also have experience the finest hospitality, accommodation, food, wine and scenery this lesser known area of Italy has to offer.

Travelling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 35-49
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DaveShear...
Stockport, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
“Wonderful Gourmet Experience”
Reviewed 13 November 2014 for a stay in November 2014

We have just returned from Bob and Ian's fantastic Gourmet Weekend. This was a once in a lifetime experience as they only organize one or two such weekends per year. We were met at the airport by Ian , transported without fuss to Casal dei Fichi where we met Bob and were shown to our apartment, one of the best we have rented on our many holidays all over the globe.
The orgy of eating and drinking then began. Our hosts arranged dinner each night in different wonderful restaurants in the La Manche area where we sampled the best cuisine and wines the region has to offer. They also organised trips out to local places of interest including a 'learn to cook' lunch at a beautiful farm/restaurant in the mountains.
All in all a magnificent trip made even better by the hospitality of Bob and Ian. Would love to do it again.

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Martinmar...
Richmond, United Kingdom
1 review
“Golden Autumn days at Casal dei Fichi”
Reviewed 4 November 2014 for a stay in October 2014

We stayed at Casal dei Fichi for a sunny week in October. Our hopes and expectations were high as it had been highly recommended by previous guests. We were not disappointed. Bob and Ian are wonderful hosts, nothing was too much trouble and they patiently answered all our questions: where to eat, what to see, where to go, what to do. We dined at several great restaurants based on their advice; they are a mine of information that greatly added to our enjoyment. They even arranged a pizza party for us when we all cooked our own pizzas in the outdoor oven! The house itself is truly magnificent. We had 3 apartments between 11 of us. Lots of room, everything required was provided, wine ready cooled in the fridge. It is well furnished with comfortable beds, endless hot water, TV, CD player etc in every apartment. The kids loved it. The more daring of us used the pool for a final swim of the year. I would highly recommend Casal dei Fichi for a family holiday at any time of the year; the house is perfect and the area provides so much to see and do. All in all a wonderful holiday.

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