Recharging your batteries in Tinaia
The downstairs apartment Tinaia is a large living space on the ground floor, suitable for up to five/six individuals plus an infant or a toddler. It has a living room with a fireplace and a kitchen. There are also two spacious bedrooms for two and a single room. Furthermore, Tinaia also has two large bathrooms with bath, shower and toilet, one bathroom with a shower, two separate toilets, a cantina and a portico. A sixth bed can be placed in the cantina or in the small bedroom.
The kitchen is equipped with an electric oven, a gas stove, a fridge with freezer, a microwave and a dishwasher. A mixer, toaster, juicer and coffee machine are also present. The square dinner table seats eight, and can be converted into a large round table seating twelve.
Two small steps take you from the kitchen into the living room with a fireplace, where you can relax on the sofa, in either of the two easy chairs or at the writing desk. A book case, satellite TV with video, a telephone and Internet access provide plenty of distraction. An extensive list of wines, grappas and olive oils on offer in the cantina may give you some ideas.
Tinaia has two spacious bedrooms with wardrobes and cupboards. One room has a double bed. A door takes you through to the adjoining bathroom with two basins, a bath, a shower and a toilet.
The other bedroom has two single beds, and room for a carrycot. The accompanying bathroom, also having two basins, a bath, a shower and a toilet can be accessed from the corridor.
At the end of the corridor is another separate toilet, and a side corridor which leads to a second single bedroom with a wardrobe, a bathroom with a basin, a shower and a separate toilet. A door leads to the cantina, which was originally used for wine storage. The side corridor can be locked off to create a self-contained unit.
From the cantina, you come to the portico, a semi-open veranda boasting an old pizza oven. The fireplace doubles as a barbecue, while the folding preparation table is convenient to cook wonderful meals in no time. There is an outside table with benches seating twelve.