Hôtel 3 étoiles Palazzu Pigna

Hotel 3 stars Palazzu Pigna

Hotel and breakfast Prestigious home of XVIII century in a village near the beaches and coves of corsica

The prestigious home PALAZZU PIGNA ,house of XVIII century enjoys a panoramic viewof the sea and surrounding mountains.
Un unforgettable panorama witch you can enjoy during your meal in our restaurantwhere our chief will make you discover delicacies that will satisfy the most demanding of you.
Located in PIGNA village music ( auditorium,festivals) and arts and crafts,hotel is only at 4.35 miles from beaches and coves.
The residence of charm and character offers the tranquility and serenity of the villages while being very close to the resorts of CALVI ( 9.32 miles) and ILE ROUSSE (4.35 miles)


The FRANCESCHINI family

In the XVII and XVIII centuries,FRANCESCHINI are among the main families of Balagne.Located in the village of Pigna their house built in 1701 is a symbol of past power.Their leadership  as landowners is between the late seventeenth and early nineteenth.The FRANCESCHINI " potente di roba e di persona" have political and economical power and moral authority.Their past power is essentialy from the earthwith,at the beginning of the centyry 150 ha of land.
The mains product of Balagne ( olive,citrus fruits,almonds,flours) are operated on their land.In addition,they have the means of processing of products harvested,a sign of wealth.The family also own two mills ( Pigna,Muro)and a beautiful garden(giardinu) witch was rewaeded Pepinière Royale in 1830 by the duke of ORLEAN.
From the second half of the 19th century,the family decline was accentuated by the industrial revolution.

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