Welcome to Gualdo Cattaneo

Residence, Hosteria and Restaurant “Il Grottino”

Gualdo Cattaneo is a small and enchanting jewel in the province of Perugia.
What is striking, once you arrive at your destination, are the magnificent panoramic views that can be enjoyed from the top of its 446 meters above sea level.
In fact, the town stands on a hill on the slopes of the Martani Mountains.
Enclosed within the fifteenth-century walls, the town is a real defensive complex consisting of castles and fortified buildings.
Everything is immersed in a splendid natural setting, which helps to create an even more suggestive atmosphere.

A bit of history

Contended for centuries between Spoleto and Foligno, the ancient Gualdum Captaneorum has a very respectable history.
The toponym has undoubtedly a Lombard origin: the term Gualdo derives from "Wald" (forest, wood) and Cattaneo from "Captaneorum" (captains, lords in the service of the king).
It is no coincidence that the foundation of the village took place precisely through the work of Count Edoardo Cattaneo, who in 975 was a vassal of Emperor Otto II of Saxony.
The count received this small territory on the Martani Mountains as a fief and built a fortification there.

Discover our specialities

Grate the truffle

Come and taste our dishes based on this precious local treasure. We are waiting for you!

Beetroot ravioli

Filled with burrata cheese with courgette and mint cream, Cantabrian anchovies, melon and yellow datterini tomatoes coulis

Puffed egg with truffles

The double cooking gives a soft cloud enhanced by the intense flavor of the black truffle

Pork fillet

Sfumato with Sagrantino and crispy bacon

Heart of Portuguese cod

With panko breading, mango pearls and yogurt sauce

Coconut and hazelnut cheesecake

Variegated coconut and hazelnut: fresh cheese creamed with coconut, decorated with concentrated hazelnut, hazelnut butter, homemade passion fruit cream, syrup and mint

Buy our products online as well

From today you can buy our products online by going to the   Elettrodomestici4U
What are you waiting for? Take advantage now!

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The comfort of our rooms

King Room

A double bed

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Queen Room

A double bed

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Deluxe Room


One double bed and one single bed

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Comfort Quadruple Room

One double bed and one queen bed

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