Villa Cernigliaro is set in a large park with views of the Elvo Valley, in the Biella countryside. The building boasts a unique Eclectic style of Piedmont, with original furnishings, works of art, and 17-th century decorations designed by the architect Chevalley. Sculpture expositions take place on site.
The main entrance is through a double staircase leading to a terrace. The lobby is decorated with original French stuccoes, and leads to 4 lounges, including a dining hall, a billiards room, a tea room, and a play room. Free Wi-Fi is available in all public areas.
The library, the main hall, the rooms and the bathrooms are located on the top floor. You can choose from elegant dormitory rooms, and spacious suites with balcony overlooking the garden and the surrounding hills.
Many Italian intellectuals and writers of the 20th century spent their holidays in Villa Cernigliaro. The property is a listed building since 1980, and is home to I Parchi Letterari Franco Antonicelli club. The owner Carlotta Cernigliaro will welcome you in the company of her dogs Ben and Amy.
The pizzeria is open daily for lunch and dinner. The restaurant is open on advanced request. Homemade cakes and croissants are served daily for breakfast.
The property offers free parking, and is 500 metres from the village of Sordevolo. The bus to/from Biella stops right outside the main gate.