Potrero Grande is a private 72-hectare farm in Rome, growing organic, hazelnuts, olives and breeding Quarter Horses in the beautiful Italian countryside of the capital city! It takes just ten minutes by car to get to Cesano train stration, from which you can reach St. Peter’s Square, in the heart of Rome, in 25 minutes with just 1,5€ train ticket!
Immersed in the Natural Park of Bracciano and Martignano, Potrero Grande is also an agritourism resort that welcomes guests from all over the world to experience a luxury Farm Holiday in one of our nine charming self-catering apartments.
Potrero Grande is surrounded by the beauty of nature on the shores of the majestic Lake Martignano, just 30 km from the heart of the Eternal City. It is the perfect setting for relaxing or for engaging in outdoor activities like horseback riding, swimming, sailing, and biking. In other words, an unforgettable Roman Holiday combining excursions in nature in the mornings, with cultural visits at the Vatican Museums and Coliseum or shopping around the Spanish Steps in the afternoons!
Just walking around Potrero Grande is a unique experience. Breathe in the aroma of the hazelnut orchards, take a look at the picturesque farmhouse, explore the flora and fauna of this historic region and enjoy watching champions training for international competition at our Quarter Horse breeding ranch that includes an arena, paddocks and boxes.
Accommodations are located on the two floors of Potrero Grande Villa, with elegant furnishings, providing every comfort for individuals, couples or families while maintaining the traditional charm and warmth of an elegant country home. Potrero Grande’s owners are happy to offer any assistance in English, Italian, French, German and Spanish.