Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday farmhouse in Castiglione del Lago - estate Poggio san Michele
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The apartments are located in the charming old house of the farm Tenuta San Michele, personally managed by the owner Carla Morini. The estate is located along the road that joins Città della Pieve and Chiusi (TUSCANY) to Perugia (Umbria), in the hilly area of TRASIMENO lake (Panicale, 10Km, Lake Trasimeno, 20Km, paleontological museum and Lake Pietrafitta, 2km.). In a natural intact and charming, wholesome, peaceful and secluded environment the farmhouse is a real piece of paradise .The old buildings (seventeenth century) have maintained the appearance of the ancient Umbrian villages that will charm you, bringing you back in the time; you will get rid from the stress accumulated in your city in an atmosphere of charm and warm welcome .Surrounded by woods, a large swimming pool (12x6m, h.1.40-1.50m) is there with solarium and furnished roof . Large furnished terraces around the house are also available to customers. The rooms/apartments of the Tenuta Poggio San Michele have the charm of the past but the convenience of the present; are furnished in an original way, individually and with a touch of class to the smallest detail. They are marked by a slab of hand-painted Deruta ceramic that mimics the plant that provides the name of the apartment. ELDER, first floor, an apartment consisting of 2 bedrooms, a double and twin bedroom, a full kitchen, a bathroom, an entrance hall, The dominant note of the apartment are the colors of the elder, white (walls) and green (furniture and curtains in the two rooms, exposed beams and niches-library with stone carved into the walls. a patio at the entrance, ground floor can be used by guests. LAVENDER the apartment is located on the ground floor, has two inputs, one of which is directly on the private furnished terrace, covered pergola, wood-view pool. There is a double bedroom which leads to the terrace, 2 bathrooms, a large living room with 2 sofa beds, dining area and kitchen cooking.The farm is the 'ideal retreat ‘for everyone is seeking peace and want to visit the places of art and history in Tuscany and Umbria. The area is also rich and cycling paths.We also offer the opportunity to receive, upon request and by appointment, a relaxing, ayurvedic, shiatsu massage.. Pet are well received. There is a playground for children. Possibility to rent bicycles and vespa for better accessing to the medieval villages. Ability to organize guided tours for groups and parties. It 'a pleasure for us to advise our clients, during his stay, suggest itineraries cultural, gastronomic, for buying handicrafts and antiquity,therefore we have chosen some great restaurants, museums and cashmere factories and potteries, wineries, where you will receive one discount for your purchases. There is also the option of buying extra virgin olive oil produced by the company. Distances to the major points of interest of Tuscany and Umbria, where various cultural events take place periodically, gastronomic fairs, flea markets, parades and historical festivals, music festivals, of which you will be informed on arrival etc.. Cortona (43 km), Chiusi (30 km), Pienza (60 km), Montepulciano (50 km), Arezzo (92 km), Siena (130 km), Florence (150 km), Castiglione del Lago (25 km), Passignano sul Trasimeno (40 km), Panicale (12 km), Città della Pieve (25 km), Perugia (24 km), Assisi (45 km), Gubbio (Km .75), Spoleto (85 km), Todi (45 km), Deruta (35 km), Orvieto (Km.60), Terni (Km.95).
Details for holiday farmhouse apart. elderflower, 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, 1 Bathroom
- non smoking only
- wheelchair inaccessible
- children welcome
- Low Allergen Environment
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- Events Allowed
Carla Morini, Professor of Germanic Philology, now retired, has always had an interest on living in the countryside ever since, as child, visited in her land, Sicily, the crops for the family farms. She chose Umbria and Trasimeno area, where she lives throughout all the year, for its wealth of historical evidence (from the Etruscan period to the Renaissance) and the beauty of the silence nature After a long search she found and purchased the estate that is located in the woods (27 acres), a quiet place, relaxing, a real piece of paradise on the border between Umbria and Tuscany. This allows everyone to reach in a day various historical cities and towns. The estate is also a meeting place, regular meetings are organized cultural, spiritual, dog training, cooking, photography, etc. . In the two regions abound cultural events, food and wine, music, pageants, antiquity markets, exhibitions, museums, monuments to visit and beautiful artcrafts to buy.
The big old farmhouse (XVII century) has many housing units. The owner has renovated them now for renting.Trusting his tasting has furnished them personally, using and restyling old and antique furniture, taking care of the upholstery. Even the appearance of the exterior ground has been modified and studied in detail with respect to the previous conditions: table and chairs, umbrella have been placed in the new terraces and in the big pool area.
All the apartment, which takes the name of a flower or a medicinal plant, is marked with an hand painted ceramic tile of Deruta expecially created for us from a well-known pottery, The house is located on a hillock panoramic surrounded by pine and cypress trees, from which you enter the apartments.