RELAIS DU CHATEAU
discover RELAIS DU CHATEAU formerly known as CASA ILLICA
like a small luxury boutique hotel near a medieval castle
a best kept travel secret halfway between Parma and Piacenza in the lands of Giuseppe Verdi
1 hour from Milan and 1 hour 30 from Bologna
… in the footsteps of the greatest successes “Madame Butterfly”, “La Bohème”, “Tosca” …
From an altitude of 200 meters, the RELAIS DU CHATEAU • CASA ILLICA, located two steps away from the medieval castle of Castell’Arquato, one of “The most beautiful villages of Italy”, is overlooking the verdant rolling hills meld into rich flowing vineyards. A nineteenth-century villa in Liberty style where Luigi Illica, the librettist of Giacomo Puccini and Pietro Mascagni was born in 1857 and lived almost until his death.
This little gem, hidden in the historical center of Castell’Arquato is the only place where to spend one or more nights in the tranquility of an exclusive residence with a top quality accommodation and a multilingual host to satisfy all your requests with great attention.