Room 3 is gentle and tranquil with its discreet retro furniture, bold modern lighting and plush woollen carpets that cover the exposed pine floors. The strong, rich turquoise of its painted walls highlights the room’s crisp white panelling and ceiling coving, bright in the light that streams in through the sunny private balcony. In the bathroom, the whorls and swirls of the tiles that line the wall above the deep bath are intricate and beautiful and somehow mirrored by the striking blue-grey twists of the Jupiter-10 wallpaper in the bedroom and the marbled stone doorways with their ancient pits and blemishes.
We are Filipa and Antonio Fortunato and, together with our four children (and our dog!), we have taken a shared dream and transformed it in to an exceptional reality. Casa Fortunato is the result of many years of planning and many more of love and we can’t wait to show you what we’ve achieved.
The concept of ‘wellness’ is often misunderstood and dismissed as being too much like hard work but we think that the key areas of one’s life: social connectedness, exercise, nutrition, sleep, emotional health, intellectual curiosity and spirituality are, in fact, just different facets of one wellness jewel (you!)