Villa Lavanda ( 12 persons ) is a 16th century stone farmhouse villa , stands 850 metres above sea level, surrounded by 2 acres of chestnut woods. The Mediterranean garden offers terraces on all sides , each with its own dining table and views of a landscape.
At your disposal is a marvelous panoramic swimming pool open from May to end of September ( 6mx12m) that benefits from the sun for the entire day. Volleball/football field 20m x10 m, close to a little playground.
The Villa is situated 5,5 km from Lippiano, on the border between Tuscany and Umbria, the last 2 kilometres is white road. The spot is perfect for those who love nature and privacy.
The entire villa composes of 4 apartaments. The owners live on the property so they are on hand to help you should you need it and provide information on what there is to do and see in the area. At the same time they will absolutely respect and value their guests' privacy while they are here on holiday.
Each apartment has its own kitchen. The biggest one has a well equipped kitchen with a dishwasher, and could well be used as the main kitchen of the house. (The kitchen is equipped with electric kettle, toaster, bread maker , italian moka, american coffee machine, coffee espresso machine, immersion blender, electric beater ) A big table in the garden can accommodate all the guests in the house. At your disposal there is a meditation room with chairs, cushions and carpets , with stereo cd , where children like playing or aldults like relaxing with music or with meditating lessons.
For those of you who like to bring their pet, the biggest apartment also has its own fenced in garden to keep the pet secure.
The medieval hilltop village of Monterchi , a tiny triangle of medieval perfection, with its intriguing arches and alleyways, has been featured in 'The Most Beautiful Villages in Tuscany' and it is the birthplace of the mother of the famous Renaissance artist Piero della Francesca. His fresco the Madonna del Parto, of UNESCO World Heritage status, can be seen in the old schoolhouse museum.
Distances: - Monterchi 9 km - Anghiari 15 km - Arezzo 32 km - Città di Castello 16 km - Sansepolcro 21 km - - Cortona 45 km - Gubbio 61 km - Perugia 63 km - Siena 92 km - Florence 106 km. Pisa airport 182 - Rome Fiumicino airport 256 km – Perugia airport Sant'Egidio 70 km –
EXTRA: final cleaning 100 €
heating if needed , 30 € a day
Services for free:
Guests can attend sahaja yoga classes for free.
Free internet wireless
Linen and first set of towel
Non free Services:
selling products from the organic kitchen garden
Mountain bike rental