Frassanelle has belonged to the Papafava family since 1263 when Adelmonta Maltravesi brought it as part of her dowry to her husband Giacomo Papafava da Carrara. Since then the family has remained attached with this property and has passed it down from father to son over the centuries, right up until today. Now the property with its villas, land, park and golf course has become a charming Italian private estate where guests can spend a weekend, short break or holiday in the Veneto region surrounded by rare beauty.
This beautiful Italian private estate near Vicenza and Padua is made up of approximately 80 hectares on which soya, wheat and maize are grown, a 120-hectare park designed in 1860, a 19th century villa, a farm dating from 1601 and several farmhouses. Dating back to the 1980s is the beautiful and famous 18-hole golf course. The ancient cattleshed which, now restored, is the welcoming Club House.
The Italian private estate is contained in one single geographical area without interruptions by public roads or modern buildings and this makes it a very rare pearl in the crowed and industrious Veneto region. This Italian private estate near Vicenza and Padua is a unique destination, ideal for those who want some rest and relaxation and experience a vacation surrounded by nature and yet remaining just a few kilometres from cities of art like Vicenza, Venice, Padua, Verona and Treviso.
This Italian private estate is a unique place, offering holiday farmhouses and historic villas near Padua and Vicenza, It is an utterly captivating place, full of charm where guests can enjoy a different, unforgettable and unique holiday in the Veneto.