Walking and active holidays in Corsica

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Rural Hideaways

Our choice of hidden gems allows guests to get away from it all. Family run Ferme Auberge and Character mountain hotels offer an escape from modern life being close to the majestic natural surroundings of Corsica. All offer a warm welcome far from the crowds of the coast.

A Pignata, Levie

A Pignata is a wonderful, family run Auberge or country inn, hidden away in the heart of the Alta Rocca, in Corsica’s mountainous south. Surrounded by forests of pines and chestnut trees and high peaks at an altitude of 850m, the setting is amazing and A Pignata offers real authenticity in peaceful surroundings.  With the focus on relaxation, a friendly welcome and good quality cuisine, A Pignata is a really homely place to stay. Centred around the Auberge with the Dining Room at its heart, with its relaxed atmosphere and open fire and the terrace with mountain views for summer evenings, the emphasis of the cuisine is the fresh local produce and the true flavours of Corsica.

Hotel Mare e Monti, Feliceto - 3*

In the quiet hill village of Feliceto, on the Artisan's trail in the heart of the Balagne, the Hotel Mare e Monti has been in the Rennucci family from the start. This century old "Maison de Maitre" or Gentlemans house sits proudly in lush gardens with a delightful heated pool and views over the village. Decorated in a simple style, enhancing the character of the building, the hotel has a private chapel, salons frozen in time and much that is typical of houses of this age. Breakfast is taken on the beautiful vine covered terrace, and after a hard days walking you are sure to relax in this charming mountainside hotel.

Fiore di Machja, Capo di Muro

Fiore di Maccja is a charming and friendly chambres and table d'hôtes, set on the wild and beautiful Capo di Muro, the headland between the Ajaccio and Valinco Gulf.  Five beautifully decorated rooms, each with their own private terrace area, are scattered around the Mediterranean gardens, offering comfortable accommodation with a pool in this truly superb setting. For active holiday makers there are bikes, kayaks, walking and stunning sandy beaches just a stones throw away, and it is the ideal spot to just relax and unwind on a Corsican holiday.