Surrounded by green hills and the spectacular backdrop of the Tuscia, the ancient land of the Etruscans, the Hotel Santa Caterina is on the Cassia, the road linking Viterbo in Rome, to an area where peace and tranquillity form part of a charming and unique vacation.
Wrapped in a relaxed atmosphere that serves as a Door to Viterbo – the historic City of the Popes – our hotel is ideal for anyone visiting Rome, the capital of Italy, which is rich in museums, monuments and extraordinary works of art, and just under an hour’s drive away.
Located in an important spa area, in the immediate vicinity of the Hotel Santa Caterina are the Masse di San Sisto [San Sisto Masses] and the Terme dei Papi [Thermal Spa of the Popes], the oldest and most prestigious thermal spas in Viterbo, which are ideal if you want to add relaxation and well-being to your holiday.
Also easy to reach are Lake Vico and Lake Bolsena, as well as the medieval villages of Tuscania and Civita di Bagnoregio, the latter of which was founded over two thousand years ago by the Etruscans; by simply walking across a bridge dating back to the last century, you’ll find yourself in one of the most fascinating areas of central Italy.
Lazio and Tuscia are renowned for their traditional produce, and a cuisine made up of irresistible flavours, with special dishes based on wild boar’s meat and excellent Doc wines. In addition, extra virgin olive oil, meats, cheeses, chestnuts and hazelnuts all form part of courses of high quality foods and wines that are impossible to resist.
Take the Cassia bis towards Viterbo, cross the Sutri, Capranica and Vetralla. Beyond the latter, continue for seven kilometres, and at the roundabout, take the Cassia south for another four kilometres to the Hotel Santa Caterina, which is located in Via Pian di Tortora | Alternatively, take the A1 motorway and exit at Orte, continue on towards Viterbo and for further 9 kilometres until you reach Via Pian di Tortora.
Take the A1 towards Naples and exit at Viterbo Sud. Continue until you reach the road Cassia Sud, then follow it for Pian di Tortora.
After arriving at the Rome stations “Termini” and “Tiburtina,” you can rent a car and drive to the hotel in an hour and twenty five minutes (90 km) following the directions ‘By Car’.
From Orvieto Station, you can rent a car and drive to the hotel in 55 minutes (67 km) by following the directions ‘By Car’.
From Rome Roma Fiumicino airport is 117 km away; you can hire a rental car and drive to the hotel in about an hour and twenty minutes by following the directions ‘By Car’.
The Amerigo Vespucci airport in Florence is 235 km away; you can rent a car and drive to the hotel in about two and a half hours by following the directions ‘By Car’.