Oliveto Estate

About This Center

Are you ready to calm your mind, body & soul?

Are you ready to relax, refresh, restore & re-balance? Join us at the luxury Oliveto Estate, with your hosts, the calming and experienced Gianluca Iacopini & Caroline Benzi, on our luxury, 7 night all-inclusive Yoga and Wellness retreat. Designed to help you to bring balance back into your every-day life through the practice of Hatha, Yin & Vinyasa Yoga, meditation, workshops and delicious food. You will come away feeling fully refreshed after the retreat and after relaxing in your very own luxury hilltop retreat & spa in beautiful heart of untouched Italy.

The Retreat

Here, you can take time to relax, recharge and retreat in the beautiful, luxurious Oliveto Estate & Spa, in the heart of Le Marche, one of the most unspoiled and charming regions of eastern Italy. Here you can experience the slow way of life. Whether you want to join this retreat to recharge round the fire pit, silence your mind in a sound bath, or create a deeper connection with yourself and nature, the calmness and sur-roundings of the Oliveto Estate makes it the perfect place to allow the magic to happen.

Designed as a holistic experience for up to 20 people, the carefully crafted schedule has been created to focus on your health, well-being and how to best create a more balanced lifestyle with small steps that make a big difference. Each day will being different experiences where you can enjoy a variety of Hatha, Yin & Vinsyasa Yoga techniques, strengthen your knowledge through Yoga workshops, and discover how to calm your mind with meditation techniques and sound healing that you can take back home with you.

Your home-from-home

Set on a hilltop with expansive views of the stunning Adriatic coast, the beautifully designed Oliveto Estate is an unforgettable luxurious Italian retreat that offers year-round exceptional luxury, 5* services and authentic experiences in the heart of the untouched Marche region. This 9 – acre estate includes 2 pools, an in-home spa, 2 gyms, yoga studio, tennis courts, fire pit, multiple indoor & oudoor eating areas and endless manicured gardens.

This nine-acre manicured estate is set amidst rolling hills and ancient vineyards. It has its own olive grove with over 400 trees yet is only 10 minutes from the beautiful Adriatic Sea. Oliveto Estate includes two beautifully appointed independent Villas that sleep 8 and 14 guests respectively, and are only a minutes’ walk from each other. Both luxury Villas have been beautifully crafted to the highest standards, each with their own private grounds and pool. You can find a tennis court, 2 gyms and plenty of places to sit back and relax. With ample room to roam around, the hilltop location is the perfect space for those who want to spend time together but who also value their privacy.

The luxurious Villa Olivo has recently been completely refurbished and newly decorated and boasts 600 square metres of luxury living space including an in-home Spa including steam room, sauna & jacuzzi, there is a newly furnished gym, heated infinity pool, fire pit, state of the art kitchen, and the most incredible expansive views from all rooms in the Villa of either the sea and hillside, or the 13th Century town close by. The bedrooms are all large, beautifully decorated, en-suite and can be either configured as double or twin beds. 4 rooms have a sea view, 2 have beautiful views of the 13th Century Civitanova Alta.

At the beautiful and homely Villa Oliveto, you can enjoy pared back luxury of over 300 sqm of luxury living space, with calming hues and Italian designer furniture. a game of tennis, olive grove vistas and large pool house and gym. Here you will find 4 beautiful ensuite bedrooms, slightly smaller than those at Villa Olivo, but still a charming place to rest on an evening. Two have a double kingsize bed, and two bedrooms that can be twin or double.

Live well. Eat well. Sleep well. Be well.

Venue Highlights

The Studio
Enjoy your practice in our fully airconditioned/heated Studio, newly designed and created this year, purpose-built flexible Studio is our dedicated space overlooking the olive grove that can be used as a yoga, pilates or dance studio and workshops. Enjoy the mood lighting, use of all the latest newest equipment including inbuilt stereo system & projector for workshops.

The Spa & Gym
The beautiful spa is newly designed and created and includes a 6 seater jacuzzi, emotional shower, sauna and steam room for you to relax and enjoy your downtime during the retreat.

The purpose built and fully equipped gym has been created with all the latest Techongym equipment ready for any workout.

Tennis & The Pools & outdoor facilities
The property has a floodlit tennis courts sat within its Olive grove, and 2 large swimming pools, one of which is a heated infinity pool.

Manicured 9 acre estate
The grounds have been beautifully designed and maintained ready for you to find your own little hiding spot to relax and take in the beautiful view of the sea, rolling hills and olive groves.

Accommodations

Across the Estate there are 2 Villas, Villa Olivo and Oliveto with 10 rooms in total.

Olivo has 6 large expansive en-suite double bedrooms, all of which can be made twin or double. Private rooms (one sole occupier) are available as part of the package option.

Oliveto has 4 slightly smaller, beautiful en-suite bedrooms. 2 are double, 2 are twin or double. Private rooms (one sole occupier) are available as part of the package option.


Villa Olivo Bedrooms
The bedrooms at Villa Olivo are bathed in natural light and decorated in gentle hues that give a tranquil, calming atmosphere. Furnished to the very highest standards, rooms feature natural wood floors, king-size beds with leather or fabric headboards, bespoke artisan lighting, Italian embroidered textiles and Egyptian cotton linens.

The large ensuite bathrooms are contemporary in design and feature natural stone, polished concrete and sleek, brushed steel fittings. The spacious bedrooms each feature panoramic views of the countryside and beyond. Four enjoy stunning sea views of the Adriatic coast and two have vistas of the charming 13th century town of Civitanova Alta.

VIlla Oliveto Bedrooms
Villa Oliveto has 4 beautifully designed and luxuriously appointed double ensuite bedrooms. 3 are within the Villa itself, and the very beautiful Annex bedroom sits just outside of the Villa, perfect for those who want a little of their own privacy. Each of the spacious bedrooms have its own look and feel, yet all with the 5* comforts you would expect of the Oliveto Estate.

Decorated in calming, natural hues, each ensuite bedroom has fantastic natural light and features a variety of views from the spectacular olive grove, to the sea view or the beautifully manicured gardens. Furnished to the very highest standards, rooms feature natural wood floors, king-size beds with wooden or fabric headboards, Molteni furniture, bespoke artisan lighting, Italian embroidered textiles and Egyptian cotton linens.

Amenities

  • A/C in Rooms
  • Free Wifi
  • Spa
  • Sauna
  • Pool
  • Towels
  • Free Parking
  • Kitchen
  • Tour Assistance
  • Coffee/Tea
  • Fitness Center
  • Yoga Studio
  • House Keeping
  • Ceremony Space
  • Ayurvedic

Menu Types

  • Vegan
  • Vegetarian
  • Ayurvedic
  • Organic
  • Gluten Free
  • Dairy Free

Menu/Cuisine

Enjoy daily brunch & dinner chef-made delicious organic and vegetarian/vegan meals using locally sourced vegetables as well as our own home-grown olive oil. Daily snacks, water, tea, coffee and juices are also included. Non-vegetarian/vegan options or diet restrictions are available on request.

Directions

Situated on the east coast of Italy, in the heart of Le Marche, one of the most unspoiled and charming region of eastern Italy, offering all the natural beauty and rich cultural heritage of Tuscany, but without the crowds as described by Forbes and The Telegraph and recently voted as No.2 region to visit in the World for 2020 by Lonely Planet.

Here you can take time to experience the slow way of life in this untouched part of Italy. With its endless coastlines of clean, quiet beaches, delicious local cuisine, breath-taking mountain ranges and charming historic towns, Le Marche ticks all the boxes for those seeking an authentic Italian escape. Whether you want to join this retreat to recharge, silence your mind or create a deeper connection with yourself and nature, the calmness and surroundings of the Oliveto Estate makes it the perfect place to allow the magic to happen.
As it is centrally located, it is easily accessible by plane, train and car, this enchanting area is nestled be-tween the dramatic Sibillini mountains and the coastline of the Adriatic Sea.

• Ancona Airport – 35 minute drive
• Pescara Airport – 1 hour 35 minute drive
• Rimini Airport -1 hour 30 minute drive
• Bologna Airport – 2 hour 30 minute drive
• Rome Airport – 3 hour drive

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