Oliveto sul Lago Country House Agrivar 3
Oliveto sul Lago Country House Agrivar
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The Oliveto sul Lago Country House is the result of the careful restoration of a farmer residence destroyed by fighting on the Gotich Line during World War II and preserves the charm of rural tradition while bringing a sophisticated style to every room and choice of furnishings.

The Farmhouse in Bologna, Oliveto sul Lago Country House is the result of a careful rennovation of a former Country side residence, destroyed in World War II. It has been designed to preserve the charm of rural tradition with a touch of sophisticated style in each and every room. A picturesque driveway of cypress and olive trees leads the guests to the Country House, situated at the top of a gentle slope, overlooking the Varignana valley, the perfect location for a nature-based vacation in Bologna. Once inside, you will face the reception and if you keep walking on the right you will enter a large living area divided into a lounge and breakfast room, dominated by a large central fireplace. The natural light enters through a glass wall. Looking through the window you will have a breathtaking view of a spectacular olive grove. Righ outside there is a terrace, perfect for enjoying a relaxing outdoor breakfast in the summertime.

The 200 Sq. it is perfect for outdoor events. We can host up to 110 people. You can also relax by the pool overlooking the valley with a solarium (open from May to September), the ideal wellness in the countryside. Private parking is at our guest’s disposal.

The breakfast is continental-style with homemade pastries, juices, and preserves, as well as fruit and vegetables from our estate and cold meats and cheeses from local farms, to embrace the idea of farm-to-table cuisine and sustainable tourism in Bologna. The restaurant offers the opportunity to taste typical fresh and seasonal products from Emilia Romagna: all the authenticity and naturalness of the typical local cuisine encapsulated in a combination of tradition and creativity.

Oliveto sul Lago, country house of Agrivar farm of Palazzo di Varignana, it is glad to extend its exclusive services to our guests with special offers.


Enveloped by the magic quiet of the Bolognese hills, the Palazzo di Varignana resort looks over the town from which it takes its name. The heart of the Resort is Palazzo Bentivoglio, a country castle with four traditional towers dating back to 1705, renovated respecting the charm of its history. The main historic building is surrounded by a contemporary village built in stone, according to a coherent and harmonious architecture with the surrounding landscape. Around the complex extend 30 hectares of land are divided between vast green spaces, parks, water sources, and breathtaking views. These join the land of the farm, which in its 350 hectares produces ground-to-table products, protagonists of the restaurant dishes. Palazzo di Varignana is located only 2.5km from Oliveto sul Lago.

For information and reservations, please contact the reception of Country House. 

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