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Oliver's Travels - Italy

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Bedrooms 11
Bathrooms11
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 2 nights

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IL MONASTERO

People22
Bedrooms 11
Bathrooms11
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Overview

Photos and Description of this 11 bedroom holiday villa in Umbertide - Il Monastero

Sleeps 22, 11 bedrooms, 11 bathrooms

Il Monastero is an elegant country house estate near in Umbria. It is a magnificent property offering a unique and luxurious experience.

With more than 800 years of history, Il Monastero was a monastic complex of the Mont'Ulivetani di Gubbio Friars, dating back to the late 1100’s.

Il Monastero has been restored and converted into a elegant country house estate comprising of the historic listed main house, adjacent cottage and private chapel nestle in landscaped gardens. Il Monastero enjoys stunning views over beautiful woodlands and gentle hills.

Main House

Living Rooms

Walk along the sunlit upper loggia and enter the cosy reception area of Il Monastero. Relax in the large and comfortable sitting room, take breakfast in the elegant dining room, enjoy a game of billiards or browse through the books in the mezzanine library. Stroll through the elegant gardens or rest by the eco-friendly swimming pool.

The floors are tiled with terracotta, there are huge oak and chestnut beams throughout the house and stone fireplaces, and each of the eleven bedrooms has an en-suite marble clad bathroom. The furniture has been carefully chosen and each room is different, with hand-made painted tables, elegant chairs and antique wardrobes and dressing tables.

There is a billiard room available for guests to use and a mezzanine library with a wide selection of books and board games for guests to enjoy.

Bedrooms

The main villa has 9 bedrooms, all with luxury en-suite marble bathrooms and can accommodate 18 guests. For larger groups there are 2 further bedrooms available in the adjacent cottage in the grounds of Il Monatero, providing total accommodation for 22 guests.

Each bedroom has underfloor central heating, electric cooling fans, luxurious bedcovers, elegant chairs, hand-made painted tables, beautiful curtains, padded window seat cushions and silk braided parchment lampshades. Most bedrooms have televison - we offer DVD by request.

Beata Beatrice

Beata Beatrice (Superior) is on the first floor, with a large double bed, tapestry head board, hand painted fitted wardrobe and a luxury bathroom with shower. One flight of stone stairs leads from the reception area to this charming room. (22 square metres)

Extra single bed can be added.

Santa Chiara

Santa Chiara (Superior) is on the first floor, with a double bed, antique fronted fitted wardrobe and a luxury bathroom with shower and bath. One flight of stone stairs leads from the reception area to this elegant room. (19 square metres)

Mastro Dante

Mastro Dante (Superior Plus) is on the first floor, with large double or twin beds, large antique wardrobe, marble top night tables, wall mounted antique mirror and a luxury bathroom with shower and bath. One flight of stone stairs leads from the reception area to this spacious room with assive ancient oak beams and a double old tiled roof. (32 square metres) One or two extra single beds can be added.

Re Emanuele

Re Emanuele (Superior) is on the first floor, with large double or twin beds, large antique fronted fitted wardrobe, antique hand painted dressing table and a luxury bathroom with shower. One flight of stone stairs leads from the reception area to this spacious room featuring a double old tiled roof. (34 square metres)One or two single beds can be added.

San Francesco

San Francesco (Superior) is on the first floor, with large double or twin beds with antique wrought iron head boards, huge antique wardrobe, antique dressing table and a luxury bathroom with shower. One flight of stone stairs leads from the reception area to this elegant large room with views of the swimming pool and the fields and woods beyond. (32 square metres) Extra single bed can be added.

Padrone Irace

Padrone Irace (Master) is on the ground floor, with a large double wrought iron bed, hand painted fitted wardrobe and matching hand painted dressing table and a luxury bathroom with shower. Suitable for guests with mobility difficulties. (22 square metres) Extra single bed can be added.

Pittore Michelangelo

Pittore Michelangelo (Junior Suite/Mini Apartment/Family Room) is on the lower ground floor, accessed from the outside of the monastery through large arched French doors, which open onto a private, covered, terracotta tiled terrace facing the sunken garden. Junior Suite: Large double or twin beds with antique wrought iron head boards, two armchairs and a pouff, two Liberty style wardrobes and luxury bathroom with shower and bath. Mini apartment: Exclusive use of a fully fitted adjacent small kitchen available if required, €15 per day. Suitable for guests with mobility difficulties. Family Room: This room is also available as a family room for 3 or 4, on request, by adding one or two single beds and removing the armchairs.

(30 square metres + kitchen 5 square metres)

One or two single beds can be added.

Imperatore Nerone

Imperatore Nerone (Superior Plus) is on the lower ground floor, accessed from the outside of the monastery through double French doors which open onto a private stone tiled terrace in the sunken garden. Large double or twin beds with hand painted head board, hand painted wardrobe and matching chest and table. Luxury bathroom with shower. Suitable for guests with mobility difficulties. (21 square metres) Extra single bed can be added.

Vescovo Oddo

Vescovo Oddo (Superior) is in the adjacent Villa Moscatelli and is accessed by a private terrace and external stairs leading to a small loggia, with double French doors opening into a lobby. This leads into the room, with an antique wrought iron double bed decorated with mother of pearl motif, antique dressing table, and hand painted fitted wardrobes. Luxury bathroom with shower and wall mounted stylish mirror. (23 square metres) One or two single beds can be added.

Pittore Perugino

Pittore Perugino (Master) is in the adjacent Villa Moscatelli. On the ground floor, accessed through double French doors, with a small paved private terrace. Double or twin beds, antique wardrobe and luxury bathroom with shower. The room and the bathroom (wetroom) are suitable for guests who need wheelchair access. (15 square metres)

Fra Angelico

Fra Angelico (Tower Room) is a smaller room on the second floor of the monastery, once used as the bell tower, with double or twin beds, hand crafted wardrobe, tiled bathroom with shower. Very tastefully decorated. (16 square metres)

Cottage

Two double bedrooms with luxury ensuite bathrooms and secluded private terrace.

Wedding Venue

If you are looking for something a little out of the ordinary for your wedding day, why not consider Il Monastero.

Set in beautiful landscaped gardens perfumed with extensive banks of rosemary, lavender and thyme with views of open fields and woodland hills and with its own private chapel, Il Monastero makes a perfect and intimate setting for your wedding in Italy and reception alfresco with delicious Italian cuisine.

Guests at this exclusive retreat have a choice of wedding ceremony styles. A beautiful, candle-lit legal religious ceremony or blessing can be held in the chapel, which is multi-denominational. The chapel can seat up to fifty guests. Other symbolic ceremonies and blessings of unions are also encouraged, using the garden, the chapel or the monastery itself, as a place of reunion, or meditation, without inference to any specific religion...

Alternatively, a civil wedding ceremony can take place in a local Comune (Town Hall) followed by a reception held in the gardens or dining room at Il Monastero afterwards.

For your special celebration, you may request a harpist, a cappella choir or soloist to sing during your ceremony at La Preghiera with a repertoire including medieval and baroque periods, classic, opera, aria antiche, soul, gospel or traditional folklore.

Il Monastero offers an in-house wedding planner service to help wedding couples organise the religious or civil ceremony, caterers, photographers, musicians, special cars, table decorations, favours (bomboniere), wedding cake, flowers, magician and fireworks.

PLEASE NOTE THAT FULL PROPERTY DESCRIPTIONS, PHOTOGRAPHS, AVAILABILITY & PRICES ARE KEPT UP TO DATE ON MY WEBSITE WHICH YOU CAN VISIT BY CLICKING ON MY PERSONAL WEBSITE LINK BELOW.

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Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
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About Oliver's Travels - Italy

Simply Chateau was set up in 2003 after two old school chums enjoyed a fantastic holiday with friends in a French chateau in the Dordogne. Oliver & Ravi, the two directors of the company, were amazed at what terrific value these stunning chateau rentals represented and decided to spread the word. Soon after the website www.simplychateau.com was born.

Today we deliver a wide range of luxury villas, private chateau and charming farmhouses throughout France, Italy, Spain, the UK and the Caribbean. We have something for everyone from charming manor houses representing great value for money to fully catered & serviced luxury chateau, all handpicked and chosen with care. Bookings are made direct with the owner of your chosen property to guarantee you get the best booking price available.

Why Oliver's Travels - Italy chose Umbertide

At Simply Chateau we only work with the very best rental properties on the market. All of our properties have been handpicked and we take our customer feedback extremely seriously. We operate a ‘three strikes and you’re out??? policy - that is to say if we have 3 negative reviews relating to any of our properties we cease to advertise it.

We have properties to suit every taste and budget, all chosen with care by our expert team for their unique character, fantastic features and stunning countryside locations.

What makes this villa unique

Free Concierge Service:

As luxury rental specialists we have all the experience in the world helping each and every one of our customers find the most suitable property for their dream holiday. All you need to do is provide us with the details of what you imagine your dream holiday to be, and we'll find the perfect property for you. We can make sure that every arrangement is planned to perfection and each element of your holiday has been refined. Transfers, catering, maid service, tours and activities can all be prearranged to your specific requirements.

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We realize that financial protection is an important consideration when choosing a holiday company so to ensure you have complete peace of mind we are bonded members of ABTA.

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Bedrooms 11
Bathrooms11
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 2 nights
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Location

Location

Il Monastero is situated on a quiet road with easy access, just outside the village of Calzolaro, there are wonderful country walks in all directions.

Il Monastero is set in the heart of the Umbrian countryside, this luxury house is only a short drive away from Perugia. The ancient medieval capital of Umbria, and half an hour's drive from Perugia airport with frequent Ryanair flights from Stansted.

Umbria, a beautiful region in central Italy, filled with medieval hilltop villages and towns scattered across its lush green countryside. There are Roman ruins, amphitheatres and Etruscan tombs. In the south, the fertile slopes are covered with olive trees and vineyards and to the north, the hills on either side of the Tiber river have oak and chestnut woods where white truffles and porcini mushrooms are found.

Neighbouring Tuscany, Umbria is often overlooked, but it is a mystical and fascinating part of Italy. Its roots are ancient and it still maintains a quintessentially Italian feel, with the modern day Umbria very linked with their history and traditions. It is perfect to go exploring in, the roads are fairly quiet, with many beautiful and undiscovered sights found off the beaten track.

The villa is close to Perugia, Cortona, Gubbio, Assisi, Spello, Deruta, Todi, Orvieto, Lake Trasimeno and Città di Castello, ideal for fabulous day trips.

Location

- Perugia Sant��Egidio Airport: 30 mins drive.

- Ancona Airport: 90 mins drive.

- Bologna Forlì Airport: 90 mins drive.

- Rome Airport- Ciampino and Fiumicino: 2 hrs 30 mins drive.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday villa in Umbertide, Perugia area

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Rental Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
Christmas to New Years
20 Dec 2014 - 5 Jan 2015
2 night minimum stay
£8,117
 
 
January to March
6 Jan 2015 - 31 Mar 2015
2 night minimum stay
£8,117
 
 
April
1 Apr 2015 - 30 Apr 2015
2 night minimum stay
£8,117
 
 
May
1 May 2015 - 31 May 2015
2 night minimum stay
£8,117
 
 
June
1 Jun 2015 - 30 Jun 2015
2 night minimum stay
£8,117
 
 
July to August
1 Jul 2015 - 31 Aug 2015
2 night minimum stay
£8,117
 
 
September
1 Sep 2015 - 30 Sep 2015
2 night minimum stay
£8,117
 
 
October
1 Oct 2015 - 31 Oct 2015
2 night minimum stay
£8,117
 
 
November to Christmas
1 Nov 2015 - 19 Dec 2015
2 night minimum stay
£8,117
 
 
Christmas to New Years
20 Dec 2015 - 5 Jan 2016
2 night minimum stay
£8,117
 
 
January to March
6 Jan 2016 - 31 Mar 2016
2 night minimum stay
£8,117
 
 
April
1 Apr 2016 - 30 Apr 2016
2 night minimum stay
£8,117
 
 
May
1 May 2016 - 31 May 2016
2 night minimum stay
£8,117
 
 
June
1 Jun 2016 - 30 Jun 2016
2 night minimum stay
£8,117
 
 
July to August
1 Jul 2016 - 31 Aug 2016
2 night minimum stay
£8,117
 
 
September
1 Sep 2016 - 30 Sep 2016
2 night minimum stay
£8,117
 
 
October
1 Oct 2016 - 31 Oct 2016
2 night minimum stay
£8,117
 
 
November to Christmas
1 Nov 2016 - 19 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
£8,117
 

Notes

  • Guide Price: £8,778 - £8,778 (Low to high season price range based on exclusive hire of the property for a week)

    Short Breaks: £4,387 - £8,774 (Low to high season price range based on exclusive hire of the property for 2 nights)

    Security deposit: Please enquire. This is paid prior to arrival and will be refunded in full after departure, subject to damage inspection.

  • Villa Conditons

    - Capacity: 22 people
    - Security deposit: Please enquire. This is paid prior to arrival and will be refunded in full after departure, subject to damage inspection.
    - Energy costs: Please enquire
    - End of stay cleaning: Please enquire
    - Departure time: 10am.
    - Smoking: No smoking in the property.
    - Pets: No pets allowed.
    - It is recommended that all guests take out insurance to cover against potential cancellation and any accidental damage caused during your stay at the property.
  • Extra Services

    - Truffle hunting excursion
    - Hiking & cycling tours
    - Horse riding
    - Spa treatments
    - Cookery courses.

Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Umbertide in Perugia area

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • rural
  • town
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 11 Bathrooms
  • Beata Beatrice - Shower Enclosure
    Santa Chiara - Bath with Shower
    Mastro Dante - Bath with Shower
    Re Emanuele - Shower Enclosure
    San Francesco - Shower Enclosure
    Padrone Irace - Shower Enclosure
    Pittore Michelangelo - Bath with Shower
    Imperatore Nerone - Shower Enclosure
    Vescovo Oddo - Shower Enclosure
    Pittore Perugino wet room - Shower Enclosure
    Fra Angelico - Shower Enclosure
  • Vescovo Oddo bathroom has a wall mounted stylish mirror.
Bedrooms:
  • 11 Bedrooms, Sleeps 22
  • Beata Beatrice - 1 Large Double Bed , Extra single bed can be added
    Santa Chiara - 1 Double Bed
    Mastro Dante - 1 Large Double Bed , Can be twin beds
    Re Emanuele - 1 Large Double Bed , Can be twin beds
    San Francesco - 1 Large Double Bed , Can be twin beds
    Padrone Irace - 1 Large Double Bed , Suitable for guests with mobility difficulties.
    Pittore Michelangelo - 1 Large Double Bed , Can be twin beds
    Imperatore Nerone - 1 Large Double Bed , Can be twin beds
    Vescovo Oddo - 1 Double Bed , One or two single beds can be added
    Pittore Perugino - 1 Double Bed , Can be twin beds
    Fra Angelico - 1 Double Bed , Can be twin beds
  • Extra single bed can be added to some rooms. All bedrooms en-suite.
Entertainment:
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Books and board games Electric cooling fans DVD by request Chapel Services - Please enquire for catering and services

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