The best kind of souvenir? A design idea to bring back from a trip and implement at home.
Today we’re taking a look at Parco dei Sesi, a “guest house, artist residency, and organic farm” with the dreamiest of interiors. It’s located on the island of Pantelleria, an Italian commune in the Mediterranean Sea, midway between Italy and Tunisia. Here are a few design lessons to apply at home.
Photography via Parco dei Sesi.
1. Design for the landscape.
2. Mix materials.
3. Add practical decor.
4. Choose a foolproof palette.
5. Rethink built-ins.
6. Embrace arches.
7. Bring back the coverlet.
8. Or make a monotone bed.
9. Eat outside.
For more and to book, head to Parco dei Sesi.
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Frequently asked questions
Where is Parco dei Sesi Hotel located?
Parco dei Sesi Hotel is located in Tuscany, Italy, near the town of Castelnuovo Berardenga.
What is the design style of Parco dei Sesi Hotel?
Parco dei Sesi Hotel combines rustic farmhouse elements with contemporary design touches.
Are there any nearby attractions or points of interest?
Yes, Parco dei Sesi Hotel is close to several vineyards, historic villages, and Siena, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
What are the accommodation options at Parco dei Sesi Hotel?
The hotel offers a variety of rooms, suites, and apartments, each uniquely decorated with modern amenities and comforts.
Do they have an on-site restaurant?
Yes, Parco dei Sesi Hotel has an on-site restaurant that serves traditional Tuscan cuisine using locally sourced ingredients.
Are there any wellness facilities at Parco dei Sesi Hotel?
Yes, the hotel features a wellness center with a spa, sauna, and outdoor swimming pool for guests to relax and rejuvenate.
Is Parco dei Sesi Hotel suitable for weddings or special events?
Yes, the hotel offers event spaces and services for weddings, conferences, and other special occasions.
Is there parking available at Parco dei Sesi Hotel?
Yes, the hotel provides complimentary parking for guests.
Can guests bring their pets to Parco dei Sesi Hotel?
Yes, Parco dei Sesi Hotel allows pets, but it is advisable to inform the hotel in advance.
What is the check-in and check-out timing at Parco dei Sesi Hotel?
Guests can check-in from 3:00 PM onwards and check-out until 11:00 AM.