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Farmhouse, private garden and fenced swimming pool on Tuscany-Umbria border

People10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
house
People
10
Bedrooms
5
Bathrooms
4
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 5 bedroom holiday home in Città della Pieve

Old farmhouse, full equipped, very suitable for small groups or large familie

Palazzolo is a farmhouse surrounded by farm vineyards and part of a farm of about 490 acres. It has a private and fenced swimming pool 6x12m (i.e. 20x39 feet) in size and a private garden, with a beautiful view on Chiana Valley and Mt. Cetona and on Città della Pieve. Palazzolo is a self-catering unit suitable for families or groups of max. 10 people willing to combine a relaxing holiday in the countryside with the chance to visit places with archaeological, artistic and natural beauties in Tuscany, Umbria and Latium. Our house can be used as a starting point for daytrips to Florence, Rome, Siena, Cortona, Perugia, Assisi, Orvieto, Chianti, and the Trasimeno Lake area as well as other beautiful destinations (i.e. Mount Amiata). The house combines the comfort of a villa with the rural location of an old farm-house and provides you with plenty of space to live in. If you come from Scandinavia, one of us speaks Finnish and Swedish. Since September 2015 we have to collect on behalf of the Municipality a tourist tax of 0,90 euro that is due only for the first 5 nights and only by the person who are at least 14 years old

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Maria
Member since: 2007
Speaks English, French, Italian, Swedish, Finnish
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
1 December, 2016
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Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(29 traveller reviews)

Farmhouse, private garden and fenced swimming pool on Tuscany-Umbria border
average rating of 4.965517 based on 36 reviews
5

Another wonderful visit to Citta della Pieve

  • 5 of 5

This was our second visit to this home. An excellent house for groups of 6 to 10. I would highly recommend the location and the home.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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A perfect place for a vacation

  • 5 of 5

The property is lovely. Everthing is neat and the owners are very helpful. The house is big enough for two families to stay in and the pool is superb with the gated fence surrounding it.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful views everywhere!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this beautiful villa with another family and so enjoyed our week there. Maria and her husband have created such an amazing setting among their vineyards and the views of the Umbrian/Tuscan countryside were even better than the pictures shown. Maria was always available if we had questions and the house was very clean upon arrival. We did not want to leave the property even though we had many hilltop towns to visit within an hour or less drive! The kids (and the adults!) spent many days in the large, perfectly kept pool. The house is set up really well for 2 families, with 2 equally lovely master bedrooms on the 2nd floor and 3 other bedrooms for the kids to choose from. The nearby village of Citta della Pieve is charming and makes for an easy place to grab a bite to eat or to stop and get snacks for the house. We will always remember our week in this beautiful setting! Oh...one important tip -- be sure to use the coordinates that Maria gives you to find the house the first time!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hi there, and thank you for your beautiful review. I know that is quite difficult to find the house only with my directions, but it means that you have all the privacy you need, although there are only three hundreds meters to the main road to Città della Pieve. Thank you for the way you kept the house. It has been a pleasure to have you as guests... and yes, when I've seen your pictures I could not but agree that they were better than the ones that we have on our advert! Kind regards to all the components of your group.
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Thank you for the marvelous holiday

  • 5 of 5

We spent our first summer holiday in Italy in the fantastic farmhouse of Maria and Heikki. Climate was awesome, the house, garden and swimming pool were wonderful and regularly cleaned. No question was too much for Maria and Heikki. They showed us around in the area, gave us tips and tricks for site-seeing, shopping and dining. We drove quite a few kilometers but all villages and cities were fantastic to visit and we made beautiful pictures. And in the evenings we enjoyed the swimming pool, the garden and the nice Italian food. Thank you very much !!!!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 5, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
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We had an amazing time in this charming farmhouse!

  • 5 of 5

This spacious farmhouse was everything we imagined with the most beautiful vistas. The kitchen was well-equipped, great dining space and the bedrooms were super comfortable. Out behind us was a beautiful vineyard and olive groves. We were in close driving distance to the most charming village we went to everyday --Citta Della Pieve. Our hosts were very accommodating and pointed us in the right direction for all the local sights. We did easy day trips to Assisi, Siena and Florence. We couldn't have asked for more. Loved it!

  • Review Submitted: May 29, 2014
  • Date of Stay: May 2014
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Gorgeous Stone Farmhouse completely new inside

  • 5 of 5

The house exceeded my expectations. Very large, with 4 bathrooms, lovely custom tiles in the bathrooms, wood and glass doors, on a vineyard/ olive orchard, beautiful swimming pool! Photos throughout of the home in its original form and use. Very kind owners, left us olive oil and cherry preserves made from the property crops. My family and I will be back!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 30, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
190 Kilometres
Rome Fiumicino
Nearest Barpub
1.5 Kilometres
Ponticelli
Nearest Train
10 Kilometres
Chiusi Chianciano
Nearest Motorway
15 Kilometres
A1-E35 Milan Rome (Fabro; Chiusi-Chianciano Terme
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Ponticelli
Nearest Beach
95 Kilometres
Car: recommended

Palazzolo is located in Umbria, close the border of Tuscany (less than 5 km), in an area initially populated by the Etruscans, and thus many archaeological findings discovered in the neighbourhood can be seen in the museum of Chiusi and in some tombs. To the north of Palazzolo lies the Trasimeno lake; it is surrounded by old villages, where there are many towers and castles, and it has 3 islands (2 can be visited by boat). On the west side there are Chiana and Orcia valleys (UNESCO heritage site). The agricultural landscape is suggestive, with plenty of vineyards and olive groves, and in the area are located wineries producing good wines and olive mills. Nearby there are many small towns, that are rich in ancient remains from Etruscan, Roman and medieval times and also in thermal spas. At the Umbrian side, there are cities like Perugia, Orvieto and Assisi, which are impressive for their beauty and for the artistic and archaeological heritage.

Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Città della Pieve, Perugia area

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Tarif L
1 Oct 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
4 night minimum stay
£824
for 4 nights
From
£185
£1,135
 
 
Natale
17 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,345
for 4 nights
From
£315
£1,808
 
 
inverno
7 Jan 2017 - 7 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,135
for 7 nights
£1,135
 
 
Pasqua
8 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
4 night minimum stay
£925
for 4 nights
From
£210
£1,429
 
 
Primavera
22 Apr 2017 - 19 May 2017
4 night minimum stay
£757
for 4 nights
From
£168
£1,135
 
 
Media
20 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£715
for 3 nights
From
£210
£1,429
 
 
Alta
1 Jul 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,060
for 7 nights
£2,060
 
 
Media
27 Aug 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,429
for 7 nights
£1,429
 
 
Bassa
30 Sep 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,135
for 7 nights
£1,135
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £17
Refundable Damage Deposit £252
Frais de ménage final £84
Stay tax €1 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 14 years.

La taxe de séjour doit etre paye seulement pour le premiére 5 nuits et doit etre reglée en sous avant le départ.
The tax on turists overnighits has to be paid only for the first 5 nights and must be paid in cash before checking-out

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Città della Pieve in Umbria

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 300 m²
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    - Toilet
    Douche - Outdoor Shower , Près de la piscine
  • There are three bathrooms in the house, two on the first floor (with WC, bidet, shower, etc.) and one on the second floor (with WC, bidet, shower and bathtub). On the ground floor there is a toilet close to the entrance and dining room. Close to the barbecue and swimming pool there is an external bathroom (WC and bidet) and a shower. There is a solar shower beside the swimming pool. At the arrival, we provide some liquid soap and toilet paper. There is an hair dryer in first and second floor bathrooms.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • - 1 Large Double Bed
    - 1 Large Double Bed
    - 2 Single Bed
    - 1 Large Double Bed
    - 2 Single Bed
  • There are 5 bedrooms: 1) with a large double bed and its own bathroom (1st floor) 2) with a large double bed, shared bathroom (1st floor) 3) with 2 single beds, shared bathroom (1st floor) 4) with a large double bed, shared bathroom (2nd floor) 5) with 2 single beds, shared bathroom (2nd floor) Twin beds are 80x200 cm, while double beds are 160x200 cm. On demand, it is possible to couple twin beds and have an additional double bed. We provide both linen and blankets for beds. Top floor bedrooms are equipped with a closet room, while the other bedrooms have wardrobes. All windows have mosquito nets so that you can keep windows open during summer nights. We have two folding beds for babies and a smal bed for a child (up to about 3 years old) and two highchairs. At the 1st and 2nd floor, there is a drawing room with a sofa. Ground floor includes two drawing rooms, fireplace, and a dining room, kitchen, laundry and an entrance hall.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Player
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Terrace
  • Garden Chairs
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • 12 garden chairs
  • 6 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
Leisure Activities:
  • Bowling center
  • horse riding
  • Hydrotherapy
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
In the house there is a fully equipped laundry room, with washing machine, iron, iron board, etc. The house has a floor heating system and in each room there is a thermostat that allows adjusting the temperature. Satellite television can be used only with free channels. The telephone is a cellular phone for the use of guests. Internet is provided through an internet key with speed up to 14.4 Mbps and the traffic up to 2.5 Giga/semaine is free of charge. Pets have to be looked after, since in the neighbourhood there are other farms with sheep dogs that sometimes are at loose. The swimming pool is heated by solar panels. The house has its own library with about 200 books in English. If you plan to arrive late at night, you can ask us to buy some food for you (milk, eggs, ham, wine, etc.) and pay back for it at your arrival. We usually leave in the kitchen one or two bottles of our extra-virgin olive oil.

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