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Entire apartment
6 guests2 bedrooms3 beds2 baths
6 guests
2 bedrooms
3 beds
2 baths
Self check-in
You can check in with the doorman.
Sparkling clean
17 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Novelia is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

Let me present myself, I am Novelia, I leave in a beautiful medioeval city called Sulmona. The apartment is 110 square meters big,can host 6 persons, it has WI FI, satellite TV. air conditioning, it has all the conforts to make anybody feel at home.


Air conditioning
Cable TV
Entire place
You’ll have the space to yourself and will only share it with those you’re traveling with.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed
Common spaces
1 sofa bed



103 reviews
Melanie User Profile
April 2017
The "Home of the Heart" truly lives up to its name. Novelia and her husband Pepe are the most gracious and generous hosts I have ever met. They went above and beyond to make my short stay in Sulmona an unforgettable experience. Sulmona is a beautiful gem in the heart of…
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Response from Novelia:
Dear Melanie, thank you so much for the nice things you have said about me, Peppe and Sulmona. So happy that we could meet and Airbnb has played a big part. You know how important my guests are and I love to make them part of my family. As I wrote it was a shame to see you…
April 2017
Michael User Profile
October 2016
Meeting with Novelia and Pepe was like reuniting with relatives...we were made to feel right at home...Novelia had soup, food and wine waiting for us...after a long trip she ensured that we were fed and that we were comfortable in our room...she assisted us in getting around and…
Amanda User Profile
September 2016
My boyfriend and I had a lovely time staying at Novelia's 'House of the Heart' in Sulmona - she really does put her whole heart into hosting her guests. The warmth of her and her husband Pepe's welcome continued throughout our (too short!) stay, as she offered to help us organize…
Emma User Profile
August 2016
Novelia is a fantastic host. My husband and I stayed in the apartment during our trip to Italy on our honeymoon. We were received warmly, with delicious food and drink and afterwards Novelia and her husband showed us around their town. The apartment is spacious and comfortable…
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Response from Novelia:
Dear Emma and Antoine as you know we wanted you to staying much longer. It was such a pleasure to meet a special couple like you. We wish you all the best for your life together, you deserve it. A big embrace from Peppe and me. Novelia
August 2016
Silvana User Profile
June 2016
A home away from home! The loft is spacious, bright, spotless , with every amenity you could think of. Lovely Novelia greeted us with a pot of soup, cake, and refreshments on our arrival. That was just the beginning. Novelia offered suggestions and options on how to enjoy her…
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Response from Novelia:
Dear Silvana , Peppe and I loved every minute we could spend with you, and Marco, your enthusiasm and curiosity for Sulmona and the area, wanting to know as much as possible, made us happy, because as you said, before coming, Sulmona was a point on a map, but like magic come…
June 2016
Shelley User Profile
July 2014
Novelia calls her apartment "The House of the Heart". This is very fitting as Novelia is the heart of Sulmona! She is a very gracious host who makes sure that you have everything you need. My husband and I were staying in Sulmona to visit our daughter who was attending the…
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Response from Novelia:
Hi Shelley and Richard, I am glad you had a positive experience, and that you felt like at home in THE HOUSE OF THE HEART. When I have guests over (as you have experienced yourself) I consider them more than relatives. Me and my husband really give our HEART. We strongly feel…
July 2014
Jan User Profile
August 2019
We had the most amazing stay in Novelia’s home!! All the great reviews we read when choosing her place were even surpassed! The thoughtfulness and gifts of food on our arrival we truely amazing! She literally could not have done any more to make our stay in her home and town more…
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Response from Novelia:
As I wrote it was more than a pleasure having you. Hope to see you again to keep on discovering beautiful Abruzzo. All the best, Novelia, Peppe
August 2019

Hosted by Novelia

Sulmona, ItalyJoined in December 2010
Novelia User Profile
103 Reviews
7 References
Novelia is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I am a very outgoing person, I like to meet people and show them the area where I live. I speak english well, since Canada as been part of my life for a few years when I was very young. All I can say is that if you come over to me you will never want to go away. I forgot to…
Interaction with guests
I interact a lot, I am Always present if they anything, I make them feel sicure, if they need anything they just have to call and I fly to them.
Languages: English, Italiano
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighborhood


House Rules

No pets
Self check-in with building staff