Agropoli – Baia di Trentova – our Bed and Breakfast

Our terrace...pinch this for real?

Hate to make you too jealous but this is actually the view from the terrace outside our bedroom door. Unbelievable!! We look out onto the Bay of Trentova, beautiful green hills around us, it’s so perfect. We’re staying at a B&B run by a really nice and English speaking couple, Adriana and Oreste, with a little two year old girl Alissa. They have been great to us and we’ve been able to talk with them a lot and learn about the area and just have a good time.

Funny story about trying to get here. We got to Agropoli and Beth had directions from Google maps. We did our best to follow the streets, which is really challenging because street signs are optional and were going in circles. So, we started asking people in our version of Italian….”Scussi, dove Bai di Trentova” (where is Bai di Trentova?) Everybody knew where it was and was happy to direct us, only we could never find the bed and breakfast. Later, after some kind soul in a furniture store called the B&B and got Oreste to come down and rescue us, we found out that the the B&B is named after the body of water at the foot of the town…..the Bai di Trentova. We were of course being directed there by the locals. Pretty tricky for the out of towners.

The B&B is Oreste’s family’s house which he converted into the lodging about 4 years ago. He did an amazing job as you can see. He built the terraces on the upper level and did all the tile work on the terraces on the main level and finished the rooms and so on. It’s just a beautiful place and everything is clean and new in a beautiful older structure…best of both worlds.

Adriana handles a lot of the reservations and client contact…and speaks fluent English. Oreste is an incredible cook. They provide dinner on request, full multi-course meals that have been fantastic. Literally, the best food we have eaten here has come from their kitchen. They are so friendly and helpful, it’s been a total pleasure. It’s  a real family affair too, Oreste’s mom cleans rooms everyday, his brother helps out with landscaping and his dad is here everyday.

South view from our terrace
Oreste & Alicia
Antonio (Oreste’s dad) and Beth
Alicia with blinking horns!
Ground floor patio

We would highly recommend this B&B to anyone, you couldn’t do better.


About Tom & Beth White-O'Connor

We've lived in Boulder and the surrounding mountain area for over 23 years. We're Realtors at The White-O'Connor Team, Coldwell Banker Residential Boulder. Tom loves to write, play music, look at houses and find great house deals! Beth can fix anything and she loves house design and remodeling. Our house is a testament to her creativity. We have a daughter in San Diego who gets to ride horses for a living. Our two cats and the most amazing 16 year old dog in the world keep us company at home. Give us a call at 720-276-0826 or 720-366-6196 if we can help you Buy or Sell a home or find a great rental property. Best, Tom and Beth.
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4 Responses to Agropoli – Baia di Trentova – our Bed and Breakfast

  1. adriana says:

    the first two posts i laugh like crazy….so funny, the driving part and the slow part, you’re so right!we just don’t notice it like you did! Boy, you can write…you are so funny.
    And now i almost cryed…you are to kind with us…seems like a brosure pubblicity, only that is free :)))
    thank you very much, tom!
    love the picture with alissa with the blinking horns!

    p.s oreste wants to ask you if he can put a link from our website to your blog….it’s too good!

    • tomwhiteoc says:

      Hi Adriana…..glad I gave you some good laughs! And we weren’t writing advertising for you, we just really enjoyed our experience with you. It’s just the kind of thing we like when we travel and you both do such a wonderful job. Keep in touch!

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