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SAND15 Italy Retreat Venue

Titignano Castle

Address: Titignano 7, 05010 Orvieto, Italy

The SAND15 Italy Retreat will be held on the fantastic property of the small medieval village of Titignano. Titignano, today, is a modern estate surrounded by 2.000 hectares of maquis, woods, vineyards and olive yards. It is located on a panoramic viewpoint on the hills between Orvieto and Todi. From its favorable position the castle dominates the valley below, overlooking the enchanting Lake Corbara.

 

 

 

 

The medieval village can host up to 120 people in 40 bedrooms. SOLD OUT! This option is no longer available, sorry.

There are two other options for those of you who wish to stay on the Castle grounds:
1. Pitch your tent on the property or bring your camper/RV (100 spots available at no extra charge!).

2. Rent a Teepee or a Yurt on the property (all prices below are for 5 nights starting Sunday and NOT including meals or event registration!)

a) Teepee x 2  people = euro 250 (can be booked by a single person for the same 250 euro fee)
b) Teepee x 4 people = euro 360 (choose this option and bring your friends!)
c) Single bed in a large shared Teepee ( 8/10 people of same gender) =  euro 60 per person
d) Single bed in a large shared Yurt  (6/8 people of same gender) = euro 100 per person

Each space includes an indoor carpet with inflatable mattresses and sheepskins ready for you. BRING YOUR SLEEPING BAG!!!!  (See photo samples).

*Reservations for spaces in the tents will be accepted through the end of March 2015.

Note: Registration for the event and meals are NOT included in the yurt/teepee price but have to be booked separately using the appropriate paypal code!!!

More information about the Titignano castle: www.titignano.com

Alternative Accommodations

The nearest towns, Orvieto and Todi, provide several accommodation possibilities for all budgets and are approximately 20 minutes away by car.

If you would rather wish to find accommodation outside the village, you can book a room at a nearby partner hotel.  There will be a shuttle bus running to and from the different hotels to the Titignano castle:


Castello Izallini (24 km, 50 mins from Titignano)
Castello Izallini is an ancient dwelling, being part of a castle near one of the oldest and better kept medieval villages in the Municipal district of Todi. The Morghetti Family, Castello Izzalini’s owners, offers four elegantly restored and furnished apartments, created to make your stay exclusive, in harmony with the ancient structure. The accomodation is located 10 km from Todi and 20 km from Titignano and has 4 apartments with 4 beds. Rate: €40 per person per day, including breakfast.

For more information and bookings, visit www.castelloizzalini.it


Tenuta di Canonica (15 km, 30 mins from Titignano)
This ancient watch tower is located in the heart of Umbria, a top a hill just 6 km from the medieval town of Todi and 15 km from Titignano. The estate has been transformed into a charming, warm and hospitable country hotel with an elegant yet informal atmosphere. The 13 individually and tastefully decorated bedrooms and suites provide guests with every modern comfort. Rate: €155/€230 per apartment per day.

For more information and bookings, visit www.tenutadicanonica.com


Fattoria Mafalda (5 km, 15 mins from Titignano)

There are 5 houses with 18 beds available. Rate: €30/€40 per person.

For more information and bookings, visit www.fattoriamafalda.com/benvenuti.html


Casale di Vorga (5 km, 15 mins from Titignano)

At Casale di Vorga are 7 rooms available. Rate: €20/€50 per person.

For more information and bookings, visit www.bb30.it


Casale Prodorelax (6 km, 15 mins from Titignano)

There are 6 rooms available, rate: €30/€35 per person.

For more information and bookings, visit www.bb30.it

The retreat starts on Sunday Evening May 24th after dinner and ends on Friday morning May 29th at 10am.


Share a Ride/Room

Click here for the dedicated page to inquire/post about room- and/or ride share during the retreat.

How to Get There 

By air

  • From Rome airport: take the train to Orvieto (131 km), then bus or taxi to Titignano (27 km)
  • From Florence airport: take the train to Orvieto (165 km), then bus or taxi to Titignano (27 km)

By car

Motorway A1:
Exit Orvieto. Turn right and at the first roundabout turn right again following the signs to Hospital. At the second roundabout follow the signs to Titignano. Go straight on for about 20 km.; you’ll find the indications to Titignano on your right. Follow the country road for about 3 km.

E45 superhighway:
Exit Orvieto-Todi. Follow the signs to Baschi – Orvieto. After 5 km turn right, direction Prodo and then follow the signs to Titignano. Go ahead for about 15 km; you’ll find the indications to Titignano on your left. Follow the country road for about 3 km.

GPS coordinates:
N 42° 45.400′ E 12° 17.249′

 

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