Room Facilities

King size bed, private bathroom, hairdryer, bath seth, fridge Tv Led, indipendent heating system, small courtyard

Square meters

33 sq m

Additional services

1 single bed on request

The room dedicated to the Water Cathedral

In the chamber of Palombaro, dedicated to the rain harvesting syste, a complex method for water supply, you will see the uniqueness of this system that has contributed to the proclamation of Sassi as UNESCO World Heritage Site. The essential furnitures make the chamber very cosy: double bed, wi – fi, tv led, private bathroom with bath seth and hairdryer, everything you need to immers themselves in the magic atmosphere of Sassi.   From this room, in few steps you will be in via Fiorentini one of the main street of the old city. This street follows the course of an old creek, the “grabiglioni”. No longer present in the modern city, anciently these canals provided the inhabitants of Sassi with wather. The chamber of Palombaro is dedicated to the rain harvesting syste, to the biggest tank of the ancient city, an unique place that you can still admire.

  • Private living room
  • Private bathroom
  • Free Wi-fi
  • Hairdryer and bath seth
  • Tv Led
  • Small private yard

The Palombaro and the rain harvesting system
An amazing Water Cathedral

The room named Palombaro is dedicated to the rain harvesting system. The need to conserve water, because of the low rainfall of this region, was a key resource in the survival of the citizens. The ‘Palombaro lungo’ was the biggest tank of the ancient city, an unique place that you can still admire and will leave you breathless. This complex method for water supply was used until the early 1900 and was based on a system of connected vessels. The collected rainwater flowed into the many channels and gutters carved into the roofs… READ MORE