You are welcome to come and discover la bella Italia!
Frazione Tromba, one of the small hamlets in Montecalvo Versiggia
Recently a number of winemakers in the Oltrepò have joined forces and have produced a promotion video on their region, its landscape, history and of course their wines.
In co-operation with Azienda. Agrituristica Bagarellum at Montecalvo Versiggia we can offer you a cooking course of a morning, including lunch
How to survive the good life!
The experiences and adventures of two Dutchmen in Italy
Paperback on Amazon!
Read our short stories about living in Italy. These stories were originally published on the website "Italian Notebook"
Our Bed and Breakfast is situated in the beautiful hills and vineyards of the Oltrepò Pavese, in Lombardy, the North of Italy. This is a region in which century old villages alternate with castles and forests. It is no surprise that this region is sometimes called the Tuscany of Lombardy.
Bed & Breakfast in the vineyards
a large self catering apartment ("il Loggione") on the first floor of the villa suitable for max. 6 people, with a spacious private sun-terrace with a panoramic view on the valley
a small self catering apartment ("La Cantinetta") on the ground floor suitable for max. 3 people
a garden with swimming pool
space and tranquillity to relax
a beautiful area for hiking and cycling, around and in the vicinity of the villa
a perfect starting point for one-day excursions to historic cities, the great lakes and the Mediterranean
access to a land of Cokaigne with sparkling wines and other gastronomic delicacies
a pleasantly dry and sunny climate with temperatures that range from 25-35 degrees Celsius from June till October
it goes without saying that you will also receive the hospitality of your hosts, who'll do everything to make your stay the most enjoyable.
Private terrace with panoramic view
Our Villa is child friendly and has been judged as ideal for families with little children by several of our guests. Dogs are welcome at our Villa, as we are dog lovers ourselves. Villa I Due Padroni has gay owners but it speaks for itself that we welcome everyone alike.
The Oltrepò Pavese still is a truly unspoiled region and has not yet been discovered by the tourist industry (it is not even mentioned by the Lonely Planet Italy Guide!). You will hardly run across any foreign licence plates here! This is Italy as it is meant to be.This is Italy unplugged!
If you prefer to have all the information on paper, you can download our flyer: Flyer I Due Padroni.
I Due Padroni
During most of the year the Oltrepò has a sunny and stable climate. Read more about it on our special page devoted to the climate of this region
During most of the year the Oltrepò has a sunny and stable climate. Read more about it on our special page devoted to the climate of the Oltrepò