Assisi Resort is 3 wonderful and luxury places to stay deep in the Umbrian countryside. They are La Tavola dei Cavalieri, Le Case Residenza di Campagna and Relais San Biagio Monastery.
As well as offering sophisticated vacation accommodation, Assisi Resort also proposes dining based on traditonal cooking of Umbria with products all sourced within the grounds of their properties, from vegetables in season and salumi to cheese and organic beer.
Weddings, events and company meetings for small family occasions to large banquets can all be catered for.
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La Tavola dei Cavalieri is not only historical residence accommodation near Assisi in central Umbria, but also a restaurant, organic farm and holiday destination suitable for families of any age.
This fully renovated medieval hamlet borgo is situated in 18 hectares of uncontaminated Umbrian countryside and woods of the Natural Park of Monte Subasio, 800 meters above sea level.
As well as Assisi, Perugia, Spello and Spoleto are all close by, as is sister accommodation Le Case, a beautiful 20 minute walk along an ancient path.
The nearest airport is Perugia. The nearest train station is Santa Maria degli Angeli Assisi. By car you need to arrive to Assisi town and from Porta Perlici follow the SS444 toward Gualdo Tadino up to Km 26, then follow La Tavola dei Cavalieri sign on the right.
Relais San Biagio is a converted ancient monastery located in the Monte Subasio Natural Park in central Umbria. Its origins date back one thousand years.
As well as a being a religious structure, it offered accommodation for nobles and Templar knights of the time and subsequently hospitality for medieval pilgrims travelling to Rome and beyond.
Today, Relais San Biagio has been carefully restored and is ideally located for visitors seeking out the likes Assisi, Perugia, Spoleto, Gubbio and the nearby regions of Tuscany, Le Marche and Lazio.
The traditional silence of the location is in perfect harmony with Wellness Activities proposed, from the on site Spa and Hammam to the first phytocosmetic laboratory in Italy.
The latter refers to the art of using medicinal herbs just as the monks once did who lived in the old monastery of ‘Saint Blasii’.
Le Case Country Residence is a luxury agriturismo accommodation near Assisi in the Subasio hills in central Umbria with swimming pool, solarium, house restaurant served with organic products from the farm.
The property is a perfect family holiday location for discovering the classic Umbrian cities of Spello, Gubbio, Spoleto and Perugia, as well as the medieval towns of Bevagna, Montefalco and Trevi.
'Immersed in the green of the Umbrian countryside' is an understatement to describe the setting of Le Case.
Directly from Assisi take the road which plunges into the Monte Subasio Park and then a winding country path deep through the woods to arrive at your destination.
The location offers fantastic opportunities for mountain bike excursions, trekking and horse back riding throughout.
But anyone seeking to follow in the footsteps of Saint Francis of Assisi will find corners of peace and meditation inside the woods and valley.
Indeed, Le Case also offers rooms with no telelvision or mobile connection for you to really get away from it.
The restaurant of the medieval La Tavola dei Cavalieri is situated in the territory of the Natural Park of Monte Subasio near Assisi and Spello.
The borgo is a tranquil and private location for a family or group occasion.
A total of 95 guests can be catered for; 45 seated in the restaurant and 50 accommodated on the panoramic terrace.
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The menu is based on a profound respect for Umbria local culinary traditions and regional recipes.
La Tavola dei Cavalieri is also an organic farm with the dishes mainly composed from food and vegetables grown on site.
The livestock reared on the estate are all allowed to roam free and the specialities of the house are salami, pasta, olive oil and cheese.
Also don't leave without trying the artisan beer from the nearby Monastery of San Biagio.