Villa Cortona is set on a hill on the border between Umbria and Tuscany, a few kilometers from Cortona, Perugia and Arezzo. It overlooks Lake Trasimeno, offering stunning views from each of its 3 floors.
Surrounded by a beautiful walled garden (10.000 sqm) with olive and oak trees, the villa is made of local "pietra serena" stone and chestnut wood. The result of a recent renovation from an old farmhouse, it has been transformed into a splendid relais de charme which deftly combines rustic elements and simplicity with class and elegance.
The property has a long mosaic pool (16x7) overlooking the lake with shaded area, changing room, shower, sunbeds and children's slide.
In addition, there is a gazebo and a magnificent pergola provided with dining table, barbecue and pizza oven, to dine alfresco, enjoying the breathtaking view of the lake.
The villa (570 sqm) can accommodate up to 14+2 people, is spread over 3 floors for a total of 8 bedrooms (of which 7 are doubles and 1 is twin) and 8 bathrooms.
All rooms have the floors of hand made Umbrian tile and the walls are hand painted in natural colours.
Ground Floor: The ground floor consists of: a large living room with fireplace, sofa, cable TV and DVD player; a study room with library; a bright dining room with wooden table for 14 people.
The kitchen, made in cherry wood, is equipped with breakfast table, microwave oven, two dishwashers and a large fridge with freezer. Adjacent to the kitchen there is a space that serves as a pantry/laundry room with washing and drying machines.
Moreover, at disposal a guest bathroom, located under the staircase leading to the first floor, and a double bedroom with ensuite bathroom (with shower and bath) and fitted wardrobes.
First Floor: In this floor you will find five spacious ensuite bedrooms (3 with bathtub and 2 with shower), each singularly decorated and handpainted with natural colours, and a comfortable sitting area with sofa, fireplace and panoramic veranda.
Second Floor: This is a mansard roof consisting of two small guest double bedrooms with shared bathroom and wooden floors and a playroom with pool table.
Included free and fast Wi-Fi throughout the villa and part of the garden (close to the house).
Villa Cortona is a magnificent villa, equipped with all modern amenities (cable TV, DVD player, iPod dock) and several outdoor features (gazebo, swimming pool, pergola, panoramic veranda, barbecue, pizza oven). Internally fitted with taste and elegance, the villa is the perfect accommodation for families with children or groups of friends wishing to spend a wonderful relaxing holiday, immersed in the green Umbrian nature without giving up the comforts.
The location is ideal: on the border between Tuscany and Umbria, the villa allows to easily reach the most famous tourist destinations in Tuscany (Arezzo, Florence, Siena, Cortona) and Umbria (Perugia, Assisi, Orvieto).
This property can only be booked from Saturday to Saturday.
Included in the price: Utilities (water and electricity); linens and towels change once a week; park pool and house maintenance; Internet Wi-fi.
Excluded from the price: Final cleaning (180,00€). On request: villa pre-stocking; activities and excursions and guided tours; heating; cook service; waiting staff; airport transfer; spa services on site (massage, manicure, pedicure); party planning and organization of larger dinner or events; car and driver for guided tours; cooking classes and market/farm visits; babysitter; personal trainer.
Security Deposit: Customers are required to pay in advance (bank transfer) 1.500,00€ security deposit, which will be returned at the end of the stay upon damages.