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Modern villa on top of the hill with pool, garden and wood of 1 hectare

People9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Space 3,229 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 nights

Overview

About the property

Villa 4 bedrooms and 8/10 places, magnificent views, swimming pool among the vineyards of Oltrepò

Modern villa with pool in a magnificent panoramic hillside location between vineyards and woods, 300 square meters, 8/10 beds in 2 double beds on the garden floor, 1 suite for 3/4 people and 1 double bedroom, 3 bathrooms, Two lounges, solarium and terrace. Large unguarded garden. The home design is inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright architect and Minnesota Log Home made of large common spaces, stone, glass and wood. Magnificent home for the weekend. One hour driving from Milan without a motorway. Wide choice of restaurants and wine-tasting routes with tastings in the wine cellars of the Oltido. Ideal for 2 pairs of friends with children. The villa is fully furnished, Flexform Fireplace sofa, bookcase, books, disks, tv, sky. The open kitchen is complete and equipped. Loungers available, babecue.


Owner
Stefano Pateri
Member since: 2009
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Italian
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 August, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Cella-gariasco in Santa Maria della Versa

Property Type:
  • villa
  • floor 0
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3229 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 12:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 12:00
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Max. adults: 9
  • Parties/events not allowed
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • American Kitchen
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet , Outdoor Shower
    Toilet 1 - Toilet , Bidet
    Shower room 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
    - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Housekeeping
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • mountain biking

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(7 traveller reviews)

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Modern villa on top of the hill with pool, garden and wood of 1 hectare
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
Eastleigh England UK
5

Amazing hilltop hideaway with commanding views of the area and vineyards; who needs Tuscany

  • 5 of 5

The property is beautifully appointed, very spacious and in idyllic setting. Stefano is a perfect host, he guided us to the property, greeted us and showed us around. The accommodation is well appointed, very spacious and clean. There is plenty of room to sit and relax both inside and out. If there were many people staying you would not get in each other's way. The kitchen is well equipped and good to use. Outside is great for eating and relaxing and the views are wonderful-much better than any Tuscany can offer and great value for money! Outside there is ample parking for several cars too so ideal for more than one family or two or more couples. We took my partner's parents for their Golden Wedding anniversary, they absolutely adored the house!

It is easy to get to local shops and supermarket for all you need as well as bars and restaurants. There a perfect Osteria just 5 minutes walk to the left as you leave the road to the property; Mondo Piccolo. It does have a website (www.osteriamondopiccolo.it). The food is delicious and all local and home cooked. The pasta is perfect and the steak unbelievable! It is best to call and book, it does get busy at the weekends but they are small and prefer to know how many they are preparing for (0385 79169). They are closed on Mondays.

It easy to drive from here to the station to catch the train to go exploring and only an hour to drive to Milan or Genova, also Pavia is close only 40 minutes. Como is about an hour and 30 minutes but the lakes are a great day out. But to cut off from the world the house is perfect and you need go nowhere at all.

Overall, Stefano has a beautiful house set in beautiful surroundings with all the comforts you could want. He is constantly adding to and improving the property and soon there will be a rooftop terrace I believe from where the views will be even more stunning! The garden is a work in progress but beautiful to to sit in and admire the views and watch the birds and rabbits and at night see the stars and watch the bats swoop over the pool to drink-as well as the space station pass over!

A perfect holiday hideaway-highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 16, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Jedd, for the appreciation and details. I'm very happy that you had a good time. I'll work the rooftop next spring. Arrivederci
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5

A delightful villa in scenic rural setting

  • 5 of 5

We (2 couples) had the pleasure of staying at Stefano's wonderful modern villa in the midst of superb panoramic rural views for 4 nights.

The villa met all of our high expectations, being delightfully furnished, well equipped, clean and well maintained .

All communication with Stefano: before, during and after our stay was always dealt with promptly and efficiently.

As well as providing a wonderful ambience for sitting and enjoying the panorama and the local produce, the villa provides a great base to explore a wide range of other tourist highlights such as Pavia and Certosa di Pavia,

We would highly recommend a visit to the winery" La Rovere" which is adjacent to the villa--- the owners are friendly and welcoming.

Stefano is an efficient and gracious host and we have no hesitation in recommending his villa for a wonderful relaxing stay in a delightful part of Italy.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

ressourcement total !

  • 5 of 5

Stefano nous a accueilli dans son petit coin de paradis. Toujours disponible avant et pendant le séjour. La maison est un havre de paix avec une vue à couper le souffle. Une petite trattoria dans le village à 800 m du gîte direction Broni a comblé nos envies de cuisine italienne.. Pavie est une adorable ville à 35 min de là dynamique, estudiantine... et Milan à 1h15, excursion bien appréciée également mais nous étions toujours heureux de retrouver le gîte au calme et sa piscine rafraichissante !! Merci pour tout Stefano, c'était génial !!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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5

Subliem

  • 5 of 5

Moderne comfortabele en prachtig gelegen woning. Gelegen op de top van een heuvel, mooi zwembad en een zonovergoten terras. Ideaal om te genieten van een warme Italiaanse avond met een glaasje heerlijke wijn van de buren en met zicht op een spectaculaire zonsondergang.

De eigenaar Stefano is uitermate vriendelijk en terecht trots op zijn vakantiewoning.

Voeg daarbij nog de vele bezienswaardigheden in de buurt en je hebt alle ingrediënten voor een droomvakantie.

Christelle en Henk, Lovendegem, België.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Comfortabel vakantieverblijf

  • 5 of 5

Deze architectonisch bijzondere woning is ruim, comfortabel en van (bijna) alle gemakken voorzien. Gelukkig is hij koel in de hete zomer en is er buiten een nieuw zwembad. Het huis is prachtig gelegen op de top van een heuvel met een weids uitzicht over een heuvelachtig landschap met wijngaarden.

In de omgeving liggen de oude en bezienswaardige steden Pavia en Piacenza. Op een paar kilometer afstand ligt het uitstekende restaurant Colombi; de moeite waard om te proberen. Dat geldt ook voor de witte wijn van de druif pino nero die bij de buren te krijgen is; die smaakt uitstekend.

Het contact met de eigenaar verliep soepel en zeer plezierig. Hij spreekt heel goed Engels en Frans en is bijzonder voorkomend. Bij problemen treedt hij onmiddellijk handelend op.

Het is ons zo goed bevallen dat we volgend jaar willen terugkeren.

Els van Galen

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much, all the best Stefano
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Castle of dreams

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful and spaceful villa, romantic landscape - that´s what you need for a perfect holiday. And we had it!

The owner Stefano is very kind and helpful.

Congratulation to this little castle!

  • Review Submitted: Dec 3, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2015
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much! Hope to see you again. ciao, Stefano
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Location

Car: necessary

1 hour from Milan center and 20 minutes from Pavia center, exit A21 Stradella-Broni

Wide choice of regional cuisine, harvesting period, visits to wineries and wine tasting tours. Mountain biking scenic trails. Possibility course 20 minutes drive.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Cella-gariasco, Lombardy

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Estiva
1 Jun 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
£950
for 5 nights
From
£174
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £37 per night, per additional guest
 
Estiva
15 May 2018 - 15 Sep 2018
5 night minimum stay
£950
for 5 nights
From
£174
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £37 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
£859
for 5 nights
From
£155
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £32 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Cleaning Fee £82.22
Additional Guest Fee £26.49 per person per night
Pet Fee £9.14
Damage Deposit £274.07

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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