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Splendid countryhouse 8-10 people with private pool in typical Tuscan style

Bedrooms 4
Space 2,066 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

The countryhouse in typical Tuscan style is located at a splendid location in the sloping hills of Tuscany/Umbria. The owner has carefeully restored the house, using authentic materials. The right part of the house is let as holiday house. If you have questions for the owners this is real easy as they speak English. They live in the left part of the house and will give you an unforgettable holiday with all privacy you wish for. You have a fascinating view on the surroundings from the private pool of 6 by 12 meter. The garden has a surface of nearly 3000m2, provided with splendid plants. There is aspacious porch of 6 by 12 meter behind the house to relax. You can ride a horse.

The house has been divided in a very spacious living room with open new kitchen, provided with all facilities (completed in 2014). There is also a first bathroom on the ground floor. On the first floor you can find 4 large bedrooms with 4 full-size beds. 2 additional sleeping-places can be reached separately from the landing. The second bathroom has been completely renewed in 2014 and provided with a shower, washbasin and toilet. You can barbecue in the garden. The owners provide a complete and relaxed holiday. The garden and pool are maintained daily!

More Details

G. Blankenstijn
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, German, Dutch
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
29 March, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Città della Pieve in Province of Perugia

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2066 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • rural
  • Family
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Shower. Completely new
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Single Bed , entresol with two more beds
  • Books
  • Table Football
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • forests
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • mountain biking
Towels and linen can be rented separately.


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(14 traveller reviews)

Splendid countryhouse 8-10 people with private pool in typical Tuscan style
average rating of 4.785714 based on 14 reviews

A nice place with nice people....

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time exploring Tuscany during our stay in this charming country house. Apart from the weather, everything was perfect, and it was exactly how it's described. It was a great value for what we paid for.

The family was extremely nice and friendly, very helpful and uncomplicated. Especially, we'd like to thank Miriam for taking care of our two dogs so that we could spend a day in Rome. That was very kind and sweet of her to offer her help.

We will definitely go back if we travel to Tuscany next time.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you!
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3 0

Fabulous Tuscan Treasure

  • 5 of 5

This farmhouse experience is fantastic! It was by far my favorite week of my month-long visit to Italy. The farmhouse is beautiful. The antiques, combined with custom-made furniture are tasteful, beautiful, and made me feel at home. With a kitchen fully equipped, a pool on the property, and the quiet country setting, I could have stayed in the house all of the time! The host family was helpful in every way, and shared local gems with us (which were found in none of my extensive tourist book collections). I would highly recommend this experience of a lifetime!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 12, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Would love to come back

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful farmhouse/villa, with plenty of room for our two families to share. Situated on a beautifully landscaped property with a full kitchen and new appliances. The open concept on the main floor makes for the perfect sharing space. Everyone is together but it's large enough for each to have their own space or be together to watch the World Cup on t.v. So many places to escape for peace and quiet to read or nap. The pool is lovely and overlooks the Italian countryside. The owners went out of their way to make us feel welcome and comfortable.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 12, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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7 1
cincinnati, oh usa

beautiful place, beautiful people

  • 5 of 5

the renovations to this house are astounding...and even moreso to know that myriam and michele have created them. our family of 6 - 4 teenagers - enjoyed every inch of this place including the pool, foosball table, tv for world cup watching, the cross-breezes through the open windows, sleeping in comfy beds on ironed LINEN sheets and pillow cases, and cooking in the well-stocked kitchen. we dined at the stunning walnut table (made by michele in his workshop on premises) in the dining room almost every night. we went to chiusi often to the larger coop and simply markets, and to piazze for smaller needs, and for dinner one night which was outstanding. we also loved the market on wednesday morning in piazze and myriam was an enormous help since she speaks such AWESOME english :). the lavender and roses and hydrangeas were in luscious full bloom, the dogs were super friendly, and the frogs serenaded us from the pond every evening. i miss the doves cooing to each other at sunrise and the amazing sunlit view from our bedroom window. in a nutshell....it was the perfect place for us to go on our day trips, or lay by the pool in the tranquility of umbria/tuscany...with outstanding wine by our sides! an extremely memorable trip that i long to repeat. thank you for being such wonderful hosts.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 10, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Mary Lee, Thank you so much for writing. Indeed Podere is a beautiful place to be! I am glad you all did have a wonderful time! Best regards, Gerard
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7 1
Vancouver, BC

Fabulous country house with pool

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful restored country house with lovely garden and incredible views. New fridge, stove, dishwasher and laundry. Four large bedrooms with comfortable beds. One room has a loft with four single beds. Great pool. We are two families with four adults and four kids and it was perfect. Lots of space, quiet, private. Wish we were staying longer. Day trips to Siena and Orvieto. Near small town Piazze with tiny co-op store and even tiner bakery with very few items but everything was delicious (biscotti and breads). Best to stop at a larger store on your way for major items. Miriam and Michele are perfect hosts. Kids loved it too!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 4, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Alix, Thank you so much for your reaction! Best regards, Gerard
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6 1

Really awsome place!

  • 5 of 5

Stayed here last summer as two couples with kids. Beautiful house with large rooms in a beautiful garden with a lovely pool-with-a-view. Really nice owners! Perfect location on the border of Tuscany and Umbria, in the middle of the countryside. Good location for trips to Sienna, Florence, Rome, Cortona etc.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 26, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your reaction! Best regards, Gerard
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Nearest Train
10 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
4 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
12 Kilometres
Chiusi old
Car: necessary

Very centrally located in the sloping hills. Places such as Siena, Florence, Perugia, Assisi and Rome can be easily reached by car. Rome can also be easily reached by train from Chiusi.

Every week there is a market in Castiglione del Lago. This village lies at Trasimeno lake and can be easily reached by car. There are 2 supermarkets within 20 km (LIDL and SMA) for groceries. No noise from the A1.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Città della Pieve, Umbria

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
17 Sep 2016 - 9 Jun 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Zomer I
10 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
Zomer II
1 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
2 Sep 2017 - 25 May 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night

Additional pricing information

Verwarming per m3 £4.63
Refundable Damage Deposit £168.44
Pet Fee £0
Eindschoonmaak £80.01

In de winterperiode wordt een toeslag berekend voor gasverbruik a € 5,50 per m3.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

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