"Relais Il Canalicchio" is set like a precious gem at the top of a hill in the heart of green Umbria region. It is an oasis of peace surrounded by countryside with olive groves, vineyards and cultivated fields.The Relais is the result of an ambitious renovation project of the ancient hamlet of Canalicchio surrounding a castle known as Castello di Poggio (dating back to 10th / 11th century AD) which dominates the area with its imposing tower.
Traces of the historical and rural origins of the venue are evident, as it still preserves the structure of a castle which basement a big grindstone, an old winepress and enchanting arches recall the charme and the atmosphere of ancient times.
The Relais consists of two areas: the Borgo Resort, which rooms have been obtained by the renovation of the ancient buildings, and the Country Resort – located right at the gates of the hamlet – with spacious Country Suites built in recent times.
Thanks to its strategic position Relais Il Canalicchio is the ideal starting point to discover Umbria region with tours and itineraries featuring remarkable art treasures, food and wine experiences, hiking and biking trails, en plein air activities. Most popular destinations of Umbria region such as Perugia, Todi, Bevagna, Montefalco, Assisi are located at about 20 / 40 minutes drive from Relais il Canalicchio.