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View of the sunrise seen from Suflora's garden, overlooking Vallingegno that is covered in fog

VALLEY OF GENIUS

- umbria, Italy - 
Where you go to get stuff done.
Surrounded by inspiration, not interruptions.

Suflora is your escape from a busy and demanding life into a supportive and beautiful environment designed to help you think, focus, and create.

UNINTERRUPTED TIME, NATURE, WIFI - AND GENIUS.

Suflora overlooks Vallingegno ("Valle Ingenio"), a valley where Genius has been celebrated for over 2000 years. Once home to a temple dedicated to the deity Genius, these hills now invite you to experience timeless inspiration.

Close-up of a desk with a lamp and a screen
Olive tree with a breathtaking view
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UNINTERRUPTED FOCUS

Suflora isn’t just your private apartment with everything you need for a workation or a deep work retreat.

It’s an entire ecosystem designed for you

  • to think – uninterrupted by anyone,

  • to come up with big, bold ideas, inspired by the natural surroundings and

  • to turn them into reality at your desk.

A photo of Suflora Residence taken with a drone

FROM

BRAIN FOG

TO BRILLIANCE

Let nature do what scientists say it does: increase your creativity.

 

Take a deep breath, enjoy the views, and allow the trees and flowers to inspire you to dig deep and find your inner brilliance.

Sunrise over Vallingegno, the Valley of Genius
Private desk by the window

TIME TO THINK

Craft your masterpiece from your workstation in your apartment.

 

Designed for deep work, supported by high-speed WiFi that extends into the garden, perfect mobile phone coverage, and optional double monitors, keyboard, mouse, and whiteboard.

The living room with its terracotta tiles, exposed beams, and an open fireplace, featuring Etruscan art

PRIVACY, PERFECTED

Fully-equipped apartments offer total autonomy. Your space, your rules.

A side view of one of Suflora's many terraces

A COMMITMENT THAT MAKES YOU ACT

It's a commitment to yourself, to your craft, to your career, and to the life you want to lead.

It's a gift you give yourself; the gift of space and time to fully immerse yourself in your creative pursuit.

NO WORRIES; WE'VE GOT YOU.

Pick-up and drop-off

We're happy to pick you up free of charge from Perugia (trainstation, Flixbus, airport) or from the Ancona airport against a fee.

Grocery Delivery Service

Twice a week, just let us know what you need and we will deliver it straight to your doorstep.

Weekly Cleaning Service

Of course we'll make an appointment with you first so we don't disturb your creative process.

Pick your own vegetables

Depending on the season, feel free to pick everything from green beans to pumpkins from our vegetable garden and greenhouse.

Get a meal delivered

Should you not feel like cooking, we can provide you with the occasional meal (vegetarian, mostly).

Support, always there

We're literally just a stone's throw away from Suflora. Whatever you need, we will do our best to make your stay the best it can be.

MEDIEVAL

MAGIC

Explore the ancient, cobble-stoned streets of Gubbio (just a 15-minute drive away), Assisi, Perugia, Spello, and Spoleto, with countless museums, art galleries, restaurants, cafés and bars.

Umbria is a region that has everything you could ever want from Italy: history, art, nature, food, and wine. And it has  the true "la dolce vita" feeling, with an authenticity that'll surprise you and help gain fresh perspectives for your work.

ACTIVITIES THAT ACTIVATE

Incubation periods allow for your subconscious to step in, connect dots, and provide insights smarter than your everyday strategizing.  

 

Paint the Umbrian hills, plant seeds, hike on trails that start straight from your doorstep, or chop some wood.

 

We provide everything from easel and canvas to pruning shears and watering cans so you can focus just enough on something other than your project.

 

That's how you can invite those Eureka moments.

A beautiful hiking trail with rosemary bushes on both sides on Suflora's property
A woman in front of an easel, holding a brush in her hand and painting the Umbrian landscape on a canvas

Hiking

Hiking paths start straight from Suflora.

Painting

We'll provide you with easel, brushes, canvas, and colors.

Gardening

There's always something to do - and getting your hands dirty usually clears the mind.

Chopping wood

Letting go of pent up energy is a great way to inspire fresh ideas.