The La Torretta Hotel and Restaurant: a relaxing break
La Torretta is located between Bologna and Florence close to all services yet just a few kilometers away from the beautiful Regional Park of Lake Brasimone and Suviana. It’s the perfect location for relaxation, fun, and adventure.
The cozy cafe offers an outdoor patio perfect for enjoying a delicious breakfast or aperitif. There is a lift for convenient access to the rooms. A large private parking lot and private entrance directly to the hotel offers our guests maximum comfort and privacy.
The hotel has a total of 14 rooms which are all very welcoming and equipped with private bathrooms, an LCD TV, heating, clothes hangers and free Wi-Fi. Also suitable for families.
What to See and Do in Castiglione dei Pepoli
Castiglione dei Pepoli is a village of just five thousand residents immersed in the green hills of the Tuscan-Emilian Apennines. Here, outdoor activities are infinite.
The most popular are trekking and bicycle tours. You can rent bikes with pedal assistance to make your experience even less tiring and more enjoyable. And for the more adventurous, bike rides can also be extended into the woods.
For those who love walking, there are many opportunities to admire what Mother Nature has to offer: the path along the ridges of Lake Brasimone, Lake Santa Maria and Lake Suviana is certainly noteworthy. There are also numerous routes such as the path “From Wool to Silk”.
In addition to a wonderful landscape, Castiglione dei Pepoli also offers history and culture. Don’t miss the Boccadirio Sanctuary and the “Rocchetta Mattei” Castle.
Events in Castiglione dei Pepoli
In the summer, in addition to the many local activities, you cannot miss the opportunity to go hunting for porcini mushrooms! They are a true delicacy of this area and grow in the beech, oak, and chestnut woods. There is no shortage of events either. Throughout the year, the town hosts numerous events such as Montagna in Fiera in August with many local and artisan products. In May, it’s the Spring Festival dedicated to nature, flowers, fruit, plants, and gardening. And in October, enjoy the flavors of autumn with the Tartufesta truffle festival!