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La Rocca apartment in the Majella National Park

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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Roccamorice, Province of Pescara, Abruzzo
The apartment is located in a small village, with lovely old buildings, a fort tower (XIV century), where the church bells ring, like in old days, three times a day and the locals say hello to strangers.

30% of the territory of Abruzzo is protected with three national parks, one regional parks and almost a dozen of natural reserves. The area is famous for excellent sheep cheese, authentic pasta dishes, non-GMO spelt, lamb meat, medieval hermitages and monasteries, mountain walks, cycling routes, rock climbing, natural spring spa towns and its breathtaking natural beauty.

Many excellent wine itineraries are within an easy reach from the village.

The sea is 45 mins away. There is a bus going to Pescara with beaches, restaurants and excellent shopping a few times a day.

There are three excellent restaurants in the village, three bar...
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About the Owner
Anna L
Languages spoken:Russian, English, Italian
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
The owner lives in the apartment on the ground floor and is always happy to advise good restaurants, itineraries for walks and places to see.
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Reviewed 5 August 2016

Wonderful, safe, clean, attractive little apartment that made my stay in Roccamorice a visit to remember. The owner is well versed in cultural experiences in the area...and an excellent 'foodie' which was greatly appreciated given how wonder the foods produced in the area is. Una...More

Thank Valerie W
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Kampala
Reviewed 30 May 2013

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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile
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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (3)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Mountain Views
  • Refrigerator
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Sheets and towels changed weekly.

No loud music and partying are allowed as the owner lives downstairs.
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Full
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Fees
  • Cleaning fee: AU$32 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Rental rates are per apartment for 2-3 people.

A final cleaning fee of €15 and €10/week for electricity are payable with the balance four weeks in advance of the arrival day.
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About the neighbourhood
Roccamorice is known as 'La Rocca' in the local dialect. It is located in the foothills of the Majella mountains, at an altitude of 520msl.

The history of the area around the village dates back to early Roman times when the Maiella mountains above Roccamorice were mined by the Romans for precious metals. A great many slaves were used and there is some indication that it also became a Roman penal colony.

The village of Roccamorice was born in medieval times, and from the 1400s into the 1700s it belonged to the feudal Valignani family. There is a remnant of a tower, 'La Torre,' which was built in XIV century by a powerful feudal family that controlled Roccamorice at the time. At that time such towers served as strongholds during attack. The tower was adjacent castle wh...
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Getting around
There is a bus going to Pescara with beaches, restaurants and excellent shopping a few times a day but it is better to rent a car if you want to explore the area.

A train station is 10 minutes away by car.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Pescara: 40.0 km
Railway: Scafa: 13.0 km
Ferry: Pescara: 40.0 km
Fly to Rome, from there train (about 4 hours), bus (about 3 hours) or rent a car (2 1/2 hours). The house is situated only 15 minutes from A25 motorway

Direct Ryaniar flights to Pescara (35 mins from the apartment) from London Stansted
Activities nearby
Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 40.0 km.
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