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manchester
Reviewed 19 September 2010

A warm welcome awaits you at La Serena. Nothing is too much trouble for the kind and generous hosts Steph and Derek. The bedrooms are beautiful with nice attention to detail, from the tea and coffee making facility (rare in Italy) to the bathroom soaps and shampoo's. The guest house is set in a peaceful location in the Umbrian countryside...

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Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 August 2010

My wife and I spent a week at La Serena, we expected Umbria to be very hot and very busy. It wasn't. The temperatures were great and the towns and villages were never crowded. Late July is a good time to go! Stephanie and Derek are great hosts, they treat you as part of the family. No sooner had we...

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Newcastle
Reviewed 5 July 2010

We chose La Sarena for our daughter's wedding blessing because it had excellent reviews, a small chapel within walking distance, good food etc. Nothing could have prepared us for the wonderful few days that Steph and Derek prepared for us. From the wonderful welcome, to the extremely comfortable rooms and fabulous food (still talking about the steak!), it surpassed all...

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Newcastle
Reviewed 21 June 2010

This was our second visit to La Serena and when we were there last year we mentioned that our son and his fiance were getting married and wanted a quiet ceremony for a small family group. Steph and Derek said they would be honoured if we would consider using La Serena. We have just returned from the wedding and everything...

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West Yorkshire
Reviewed 14 September 2009

We had a fabulous stay at La Serena. Steph and Derek were the hosts with the most. Their hospitality is second to none. Their home is lovely and situated in a beautiful area and central for visiting beautiful places from hamlets to cities. Derek's cooking is great and the breakfasts set you up for the day, They really cannot do...

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sheffieldnorthener
Reviewed 14 July 2009

If you want to see the real Italy then Umbria is the place. The locals are so friendly and love visitors. Steph and Derek made it easy for us to see all we wanted to see and more, to meet local people and to enjoy some wonderful food and local wine. Derek created a wonderful breakfast every morning served on...

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Burnaby, Canada
Reviewed 4 May 2009

My husband and I stayed at La Serena for 5 nights in May of 2008. It was a good base to visit Perugia, and many small towns such as Deruta. The breakfasts were lovely and we had dinner there twice, cooked by Derek, who is personable and a very good cook. It's a quiet area, good for walking, napping, reading....

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oxfordshire
Reviewed 16 March 2009

We set Derek and Steph a real challenge - 11 of us to accommodate for a week to celebrate a significant birthday. La Serena fitted the bill perfectly - comfortable bedrooms and ensuites for all, including the downstairs accessible suite which was perfect for the two children in wheelchairs and their mum. The swimming pool was a focal point each...

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Oxfordshire, UK
Reviewed 14 March 2009

Three of us travelled to Perugia for our first holiday in Umbria. From the moment we arrived Steph and Derek made us totally welcome and at home in their beautiful guest house. The rooms are spacious and well furnished, each one themed to a different flower colour. Breakfast is substantial, with Derek adding a surprise each day - some home-baked...

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Derbyshire UK
Reviewed 12 March 2009

We had a fantastic week with superb service and hospitality. Our eight year old granddaughter was made very welcome and found plenty to keep her occupied at La Serena. Our room was perfect and we had a lovely view, especially the sunrise. We didn't need for anything during the week. The location was perfect for finding the real Italy with...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Breakfast included
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
La Serena provides a peaceful luxury "home-away-from-home" - with wonderful food too (our guests tell us so!). All rooms/suites are en-suite with lots of little extras to make your stay very comfortable. Outside we have a very large swimming pool, access to lots of paths and tracks, plus bicycles and other activities. Located centrally, you can explore old towns and villages, lakes, mountains, and both the Mediterranean and Adriatic coasts! Come soon.... ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Serena

Address: Vocabolo Capannella 3 | Castiglione della Valle, 06055 Castiglione della Valle, Italy
Region: Italy > Umbria > Province of Perugia > Castiglione della Valle
Price Range: $128 - $143 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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