8 km far from Mantua city centre is located Corte Virgiliana, historical house where Virgilio was born. In court there are pleasant accomodation (from 2 to 4 people) endowed with double room, bath with shower, parlor and a small equipped kitchen. The breakfast with our products will be served directly in your flat.
Corte Virgiliana is in Andes, place of birth of Virgilio (Andes 15.10.70a.C-Brindisi 21.9.19d.C.), in the natural Park of the river Mincio 8km from the Mantua city centre. The residence was built on the house ruin of the poet. From 1330 it was belonging to the Gonzagas, Lord of Mantua, till their decadence. Illustrious guests stayed here, as Pope Pio Piccolomini and Isabella d'Este. In the most ancient part of the court there are six comforting autonomous flats, air-conditioned, furnished with ancient furniture, endowed with bath and small kitchen. That will grant the guests a relaxing stays. The breakfast served in apartment with milk just milked, homemade jams, butter, jogurt and bread, will remember the old forgotten tastes. A flat is equipped for disabled. Pets of small sized are admitted. There are bicycles at guests disposal for excursions on the bank of the river Mincio. While the babies have a good time in the playground, the adults can relax in the shade of great secular plants in the park. There is a football pitch. There is also the possibilty to book previous the agriturismo for suppers, ceremonies or banquets in an unique and involving atmosphere. This is a service for groups, minimum 40 people and maximum of 120.