We offer you an interesting journey through the heart of the Italian Renaissance, a chance to relax, discover and experience old rhythms and cultures. The “Aquilone”, or “Kite”, which gives its name to our business, is a very old toy that can be played with only when it’s windy; it takes us back to being children again and is the highest expression of complete freedom and tranquillity.
B&B Aquiloneis located in a typical, charming, “Belle Epoque”-style villa with its own garden, easily accessible whether you’re coming by car or by public transport. It has three floors with different kinds of accommodation: 4 rooms with bathroom and use of kitchen, light and airy with a panoramic view over the hills A two-roomed apartment on the garden floor (suitable for families with children) A cosy attic flat with a wide panoramic view over the hills, well insulated with exposed wooden beams.
Renaissance Urbino, enclosed within its protective town walls, can be reached only through the entrance gates to the old town. The Aquilone Bed & Breakfast is located along the main street, a few hundred metres from thenorthern “S. Lucia” gate. 500 metres from the Aquilone there’s Piazza dellaRepubblica, the central square of the town, from which you can start yourtour to discover Urbino, its churches, small alleyways, monuments and thefamous Ducal Palace.
Urbino is the capital of the Duchy of Montefeltro and lies at the centre of a series of fortresses and castles relating to the duchy, such as Repubblica di San Marino, Gubbio, San Leo, Gradara, Mondavio, Urbania, Cagli, Montefabbri, and so on.