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Domus de Janas

Via Carlo Felice 20, (OT) -
Rooms: 6 / Opening dates: 22 April - 22 October from € 70 - to € 150
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Domus de Janas is located in the historic center of Santa Teresa di Gallura  in Sardinia, in the far north of the island, overlooking the Bocche di Bonifacio facing Corsica. The landscape is characterized by Mediterranean scrub, monumental granite rocks and many white sandy beaches. Less than five minutes walk from the B&B you will find Rena Bianca beach (blue flag for over 30 years) with its crystal clear waters and, above, the majestic Tower of Longosardo, built in the 16th century by the Spaniards to control the naval traffic of the strait. Just outside the village stands out the Nuragic site of Lu Brandali with the Tomba dei Giganti. At three kilometers, the peninsula of Capo Testa, site of community interest (SIC), is of great beauty with its granite, the Roman mines, the amazing beaches and the lighthouse. From Santa Teresa harbour you can take the ferry that goes to Bonifacio, in Corsica, in fifty minutes. There you can visit the charming medieval old town overlooking the sea. Just 20 km away, you can admire the famous Capo d’Orso Rock  in Palau or sail to La Maddalena (15 minutes by ferry), which, together with its archipelago, is a geo-marine National Park. The surrounding area offers attractions of various kinds  such as the Costa Smeralda, which is only 35km to the Ethnographic museums of Aggius (40km). 

Domus de Janas is one of the oldest houses in the village, which belonged to the ancestors of its current owners. Daria, a teacher of Italian for foreigners, combines her language courses with the reception and  together with her husband Simone  opened the B&B in 2009. Daria and Simone speak fluent English, French and Spanish. The house has been completely restored to ensure an unforgettable vacation, respecting the history of the family such as Daria’s  grandparents’ paintings   (they were professional artists) and antique furniture. For the  guests’ relaxation there is also a veranda, a solarium and large terraces where you can enjoy a panoramic view of the Bocche di Bonifacio and Corsica. The B&B offers 6 rooms, all different with private bathroom or a bathroom in the corridor, in a cozy and relaxing environment. All bathrooms have a shower and all the necessities, including a hairdryer. In your room you will find air conditioning, heating, mini-bar, safe, windows with double glazing, Wi-Fi.

Domus de Janas offers a full breakfast with local cheese and meat, eggs, honey and jams of all kinds, also croissants and fresh bread, fresh fruit and more. You can decide to enjoy it in your room, in the breakfast room or on the panoramic terraces. You can use the kitchen at fixed times, under the condition to leave it clean and tidy each time. In the B&B you can count on a multilingual library, you can book relaxing massages, take advantage of connections with the best restaurants, borrow beach umbrellas and diving masks  and book daily excursions, sailing or motorized, to the Corsican islands or the Maddalena Archipelago with departure from the port of Santa Teresa for diving, horse riding, renting cars, scooters and bicycles. It is also possible to book a taxi service for transfers to and from airports and ports.

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