This is the Life

Rent our charming and spacious farmhouse outside the village of Cannara and relax by the pool or use it as your home base for daytrips into the surrounding landscapes and villages. We can help customize your stay with a wealth of unique itineraries, including excursions to the nearby towns of Assisi and Perugia; tours of award-winning, family-operated wineries, studio visits with ceramicists, artists and craftspeople; and cooking classes with local chefs and foragers. However you decide to spend your time in Italy, the expertise and relationships we have cultivated over our many decades here will ensure you have the time of your life.

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  • Bedrooms
    Enjoy a peaceful night’s sleep in the Umbrian countryside. View more
    With spacious bedrooms, lush gardens, and a private pool, the farmhouse is ideal to enjoy the lovely vistas. View more
  • May we Assist you
    We are at your disposal to create customized itineraries to make your stay with us wonderfully memorable. View more
  • Grounds
    In the shadow of Saint Francis, discover the magnificent scenery and working farm of La Fattoria del Gelso. View more

Umbria Italy

Your Hosts

As informal ambassadors of Umbria and its many splendors, Bill and Suzy have access to the very best of everything straight from the source.

Get to know them

Italian ceramics

Our Amazing Artisans

Learn more about the people, the techniques and the traditions behind the rich diversity of authentic Umbrian crafts we feature.

Explore their stories

Italian wines

Strictly Local Wines

Our wine shop is stocked with a connoisseur’s selection of noteworthy wines from Umbria’s family-oriented Montefalco wineries.

Discover Umbrian wines