Special offer From 25th of May to 15th of September, for a minimum stay of 2 consecutive nights, we will give you a 10% discount on the total price of your stay.
General information of the bed and breakfast
Check-in : 16:00 - 21:00
Check-out : 08:00 - 11:00
Park 1 hectare
Private car park
Historically, the Cape Corsins emigrated . In the 19th century many settled in South America, Puerto Rico , Santo Domingo, Venezuela ... Some are made strain , others returned to their villages once made a fortune , and built sumptuous villas or " Palazzi " that is now called " American houses"
One of them is the Castle Cagninacci San Martino di Lota.
It offers the experience , unique in Corsica, to stay with the descendants of those who built the castle. On the site of a Capuchin convent , the great-grandfather of Bertrand and Florence Cagninacci has built an impressive neo- Tuscan palace . The former convent of the 17th century remain the chapel, now empty, and some monks' cells.
Bertrand and Florence offer 4 guest rooms (all with private bathroom, bedroom also has a splendid private terrace), in their home wonderfully romantic master.
Cagninacci Castle is located in 3 acres of private wooded chestnut , olive , giant magnolias, fragrant orange and lime trees whose fragrance is irresistibly catchy in June . You have breakfast in the shade of plane trees with bread and homemade jam, canistrelli (traditional biscuits) while enjoying the spectacular view of the sea in fine weather, you can see the islands of Elba and Capraia , and very rarely the Italian coast. If time does not permit, you will be served in the spectacular dining room.
In the picturesque village of San Martino di Lota , there are 2 restaurants where you can walk . Opportunities abound for walking as for excursions by car. For swimming , the sea is only 8 km .
San Martino di Lota is at the door of Cap Corse, St Florent , Desert Agriate and beautiful but very misunderstood Castagniccia , "the heart of Corsica ."
Take exit North of Bastia, towards « Macinaggio, Cap Corse ».
At about 1,5 km, right after « MR BRICOLAGE » shop, located on the left, take the middle lane, and make a left towards SAN MARTINO DI LOTA on D131.
After 5 km, there is a cross-road, take on the left the road that goes up.
After 1,5 km, on the left, there are 2 white concrate gates, (Long : 9°25’,92 E,
Lat : 42°44’,27 N) post on which is indicated “CHÂTEAU CAGNINACCI, propriété privée”.
Go down the road.