Nonno Alberice Vacation Home is located in Rosignano Marittimo midtown, an uphill medieval village, just blocks from the castle and the Etruscan/Roman museum called "Palazzo Bombardieri".
During the few minute walk to the castle you will find many panoramic terraces from where you can appreciate breathtaking views from dawn to sunset.
Our village fairs
The fair restaurant is open during every fair in Rosignano Marittimo. The menu is based on Tuscan recipes and prepared by the local ladies. The town is rich in typical restaurants and Pizzerias as Caffè Pizzeria Il Pomidoro, Ristopizza La Volpe, Osteria il Sigillo and Osteria la Gattabuia that will welcome you with their typical Tuscan menus. Nonno Alberice provides their guests with discount coupons for a selection of restaurants and stores in town.
Rassegna Verde Oro, "Olio di oliva e dintorni: (April 4th weekend)
Stands of olive oil producers of the surrounding with tastings and direct sell, musical events and conferences.
seafood fair Festa del Pesce: (June 2nd weekend)
Traditional local recipes cooked in a giant frying pan.
For more info www.festadelpesce.org.
The Wine fair: (July 2nd weekend)
Meetings and conferences, exhibitions, guided tastings by FISAR sommeliers. Local wines on sell.
For more info www.prolocorosignanomarittimo.it and on facebook.
"The Toyland" Il paese dei balocchi: (August 2nd weekend)
It is a Street Artists festival organized by Mondoamabile. During these 3 nights festival, the village is enclosed in the magical atmosphere of jugglers, circus performers, fire eaters, storytellers, street musicians, stilt walkers, puppets and much more! Don't miss this unforgettable experience!
For more info www.ilpaesedeibalocchifestival.it and on facebook.
The Rosignano September fair: (9th - 10th September)
Local event with parade and medieval games to celebrate San Nicola, the town patron saint. Everybody is invited to wear traditional medieval costumes provided by the town committee for preservation of local tradition.
The Rosignano "Oktoberfest": (September 4th weekend)
The fair area hosts for 4 days a group of Bavarian musicians and professionals to recreate the authentic German" Oktoberfest": the world's largest fair held annually in Munich.
Visitors may enjoy a wide variety of traditional food such as Bratwurst (sausages), Brezel (pretzel) and of course... they may drink pints of original German beer.
The nativity costumes parade: (24th and 26th December)
Evocative religious settings and parade around the castle and the town. Tasting of traditional products and food along the way.
The coast provides a variety of beaches from the breathtaking cliffs, the enchanting Mediterranean pine wood to the well-known white sand beaches "Spiagge Bianche", just 1.5 miles from Nonno Alberice Vacation Home.
A 2.5 miles coast-line of white sandy beaches with blue transparent waters, that has been movie and photo-shooting location because of its Caribbean style.
A few minutes' drive from diving, sailing or windsurfing centres, where you can rent the equipment or attend courses.
On your arrival at Nonno Alberice's reception, we will provide you with city maps and we will give you all the information you need about the surroundings to enjoy your vacation. The medieval castle and Etruscan museum are at walking distance.
There are also a wide variety of tours around Rosignano Marittimo; from outdoors sports to free style courses and adventures (bicycle rental, horse-riding centres and amazing trekking paths on the Livorno Natural Park hills).
SPAs for wellness treatments and relaxation with warm spring water within 25 miles: Casciana Terme, Venturina and Sassetta. The town of Bolgheri is just 18 miles from Nonno Alberice. Check the links below for info about the wine road and the musical events such as Bolgheri Melody and Bolgheri Jazz.
For more info www.lastradadelvino.com, www.bolgherimelodyfestival.it, www.bolgherijazz.com.
Cities of art
We are located in a strategic position to reach cities like Pisa, Lucca, Volterra, San Gimignano or Florence in a 40-60 minutes trip.
Faunal park Gallorose, a wildlife park of 50.000 square meters with over 180 species animals: www.parcogallorose.it
Distance from "Nonno Alberice"
Walk distance from
Food stores, pharmacy, parking, bakery, restaurants, pizzerias and coffee shops.
Pisa: 24 miles
Florence: 60 miles
Rome: 187 miles
Sea side: 1.80 miles
Pinewood: 1.80 miles
Theatre: 1.20 miles
Discos: 1.50 miles
Beauty farm and Gym: 0.90 miles
Diving, windsurf,and sailing center: 3 miles
Horse-riding school: 0.60 miles
Tennis court: 2 miles
Aqua-park: 6.50 miles
Thermal resort: 25 miles
Livorno: 18 miles
Volterra: 20 miles
Pisa: 24 miles
Lucca: 46 miles
San Gimignano: 45 miles
Firenze: 60 miles
Siena: 90 miles