Il Casale del
( Ancona )
del Baco” is an ancient farm house dating back to 1800. As the name
suggests it was anciently used for the unravelling of
the silkworm cocoon. The silk production is one of the most ancient
and typical activities in Le Marche.
building has been recently restored but has preserved the typical silk mill
shape. It has now been turned into a Country House to better exploit the
origins of the place. The beautiful rural architecture melts with the hilly
new owners have been careful to keep unchanged the peculiarities of the
landscape and building structure. It has in fact a typical rural style that
perfectly melts with the traditions of the place.
Zucchi, qualified and trained cook, makes dishes in harmony with the place
around. He combines elements of the typical gastronomy of Le Marche with new
culinary trends. The restaurant is devoted to the respect of local
traditions. Some of the delicacies served are: Crescia, hand made egg pasta,
salami and local cheeses such as Fossa cheese.
cellar of Casale del Baco is provided with a vast range of regional wines.
There are almost 30 different types of red and white wine. The most refined
ones are the local Verdicchio, Lacrima di Morro d’Alba, il Rosso Conero
and Rosso Piceno.
country house can lodge about 15 people in 7 bedrooms. One of them is larger
than the others and it would be perfect for disabled people or to lodge
room has its own telephone, TV, en suit fridge. An Internet connection is at
hand in the entrance hall.
restaurant is sided by a coffee bar. A washing and ironing service is
available on demand. Pets can be introduced in the country house. The
restaurant hall can be rented for meetings.
small riding school is open for kids that would enjoy a ride on a pony. A
game park is also available for them right in front of the country house.
beauty centres are just a short walk off. Moie and Jesi (both a short way
off) offer all sorts of sport sites: golf courts, swimming pools,
entertainment park (water parks such as Eldorado and Apiro) and Thermal
lovers can have a go at rock climbing in the area of Parco della Gola Rossa,
in the Serra San Quirico, Genga and Fabriano area. Sentino and Esino rivers
offer the chance of canoeing. Speleological outings are daily organized in
Grotte di Frasassi (Frasassi caves).
to get there
del Baco, located in the Angeli di Rosola area, is very close to the
Maiolati Spontini-Castelplanio exit from the 76bis motorway. It is less than
1km far from Castelplanio train station and 40km from Ancona-Falconara
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