From the mountains to the sea, the whole region is crossed by paths that lead to the discovery of wine and good food, among vineyards and agritourisms where you can taste specialties and local products, including the famous San Daniele ham or cheese Montasio. Italian Traditions brings you to San Daniele, in the province of Udine, home of the homonymous ham DOP and main center of the Friuli hills. Here, in a large and beautiful park of 20,000 square meters, lies the Agritourism Contessi, cozy choice to retire in the silence of nature. The agritourism was born from the idea of Contessi family who, after a long experience in the management in own of butchers and a great passion for the agritourism work, has decided to face a new challenge by starting a business project that could offer hospitality, strong of exclusive and privileged position that they share.
After purchasing the property in 2004, and after the renovation of the house, the family Contessi inaugurated the activities in 2007, and as it consist in Manuel, chef of the house, his girlfriend Alice and a staff who with passion works daily in order to always guarantee the best quality and hospitality.
Among the best dishes that the chef Manuel offers to his guests there are certainly those based on red meat, chops and grilled meats, especially pork. A special mention goes to the tasty and plentiful breakfast consisting of delicious cakes and tarts with chocolate, dried fruit, apple strüdel or just bread, butter and jam, all accompanied by a good cappuccino and fresh apple juice.
In the seven recently renovated rooms, decorated in Provencal style with attention to details, guests will have at their disposal the maximum comfort and the ability to enjoy a terrace with a breathtaking view on the surrounding hills. The Contessi Agritourism is the perfect location for wedding, ceremonies and special occasions, because of its elegance, sobriety and quality. With the warm hospitality that has always characterized this company, Manuel and his entire staff will be ready to fulfill your every desire, taking care of every aspect of the event, from the choice of equipment to the decorations, to the choice of the menu. Staying at the Contessi Agritourism will prove an excellent opportunity to visit the area to discover the wonders of nature and history of the hills of San Daniele, through a network of roads and trails that allow you to easily reach Lake Ragogna, important for the landscape, the flora and fauna.