Bed & Breakfast in Castelfranco d'Oglio - Piadena Drizzona in the countryside
La casa nel Borgo B&B is located in Castelfranco d'Oglio, part of the municipality of Piadena Drizzona, in the province of Cremona, immersed in the "Parco dell'Oglio Sud". It is situated in a neoclassical building of the late eighteenth century, and it operates since 2016, after five years of conservative restoration, respecting the original architectural characteristics.
On the ground floor is the entrance with a vaulted ceiling, a living room with antique fireplace, a dining room where breakfast is served, and a sitting area overlooking the garden. By the stairwell you access the first floor, where the three large rooms are located, all with en-suite bathroom end entirely furnished with antiques.
Spacious 25sqm room fully furnished with antique Empire-style furniture. It features a double bed and an en-suite bathroom with a shower. There is also the possibility of an additional single sofa bed.
The small village of Castelfranco d'Oglio, with a population less than 100 people, is located in the "Parco dell'Oglio Sud". The river Oglio, along the stretch before flowing into the Po river, divides the two provinces of Mantua and Cremona. Castelfranco is on the cremonese side. The park is distinguished by a landscape in which cultinvated fields are alternated with long rows of poplars, garden plants and wet alluvial valleys with lots plant and animal aquatic species. It is also crossed by the ciclovia dell'Oglio, a 280-kilometre long cycle path, that is perfect for a walk on foot or by bike or horse.
Just a few kilometers away are some interesting tourist destinations such as: Cremona (32 km), Brescia (53 km), Parma (46 km) and, above all, Mantua (39 km) that, together with the near town of Sabbioneta (26 km), is a Unesco world heritage site.
In the area there are many restaurants and traditional trattorias, where you can taste local dishes.
The Cremona circuit is just 13 km.
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