Parco Sassi Hotel
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... a friendly Italian guy welcomed us in, he could hardly speak English. He went through the menu with us but he was mostly speaking in Italian so we were none the wiser! Eli had an app on his phone that he could hold over French text and it would translate it so he downloaded the Italian app. It was a bit more helpful. It took us a while but we managed to order something. Eli and I had fresh pasta with meatballs and cheese. Kyria had pasta with tomato, ...
... also found a Farmazia for stuff but the fish oils are rare and very expensive here. We eventually had a very hot, very long walk home. The heat challenged both of us but I have a cough and it was a struggle. Cool down and now Craig is watching the Tour du France as they are cycling where he and Terry went cycling.
Wow! It’s all in Italian of course.
... marble bathroom and gorgeous courtyard. It is very warm here so we did enjoy our rest. We walked out for dinner and eventually found the Domus Ristorante/hotel. I had yummy spaghetti with Gamberi and rucolo and salad whilst Craig had a giant pizza. The views of the lake were magnificent. It seems like the Como area. The walk home was good for us. It will be nice to rest here for a couple of ...
... the children wolfed it down and raved about how good it was so they are definitely over eating out and/or on the run!! After dinner the 3 youngest and I went for a walk and watched the medieval troupes all packing up. Was approached by a teenager asking for money. Although it is light it was still 9:15pm. There is a false sense of security with this extended light. I said no. He smelled of cigarettes so I figured he couldn't be too hungry. He was a little bit persistent so ...
... the life of Guido's cousin Orfeo who will be sadly missed.
Boys spent the afternoon tree surfing while Gran and I caught up on some washing, it always feels great when you have a case full of clean clothes when you are traveling.
Spritz in the local piazza with enough nibbles - that always accompany pre-dinner drinks- to feed a small family!! casual walk through town before selecting the nights dinner venue. So not looking forward to cooking when I get home!!
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Pets allowed