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In Medieval Village Overlooking Lake Bracciano, Near Rome

Bedrooms 1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

House, 1 Bedroom + Convertible bed(s), 1 Bath, (Sleeps 2-4)

This 13th century, two-story home in the center of the medieval borgo that surrounds the Odeschalchi Castle has been completely renovated eight years ago. It is made up of a double bedroom with small sitting room with fireplace and full bath (shower) on the first floor floor, and a kitchen-dining/living room on the second floor. Here there is a double sofabed for 2 persons.

An extra single bed can be added, if needed.

On top of it all, there is a roof-top terrace, giving a 360° view of the lake, the castle and the 'borgo'.

The house is less than ten minutes away on foot to the commuter train station to Rome, a half hour walk to the lake, and two minutes to the castle. Shops and restaurants abound and are all within easy walking distance.

Keywords: House - 2 rooms on 2 levels

More Details

Property Manager
Gloria Galecki
Member since: 2005
Speaks English, French, Italian
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
23 June, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Bracciano in Bracciano

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Lake View ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Linens Provided
  • Telephone
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Queen size Beds (1), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Television
  • Balcony ...
  • 4 garden chairs
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • Boating
  • horse riding
  • sight seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • Kayaking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
2 Woodburning fireplaces (one in the kitchen for cooking), 1 TV, 1 Full Kitchen, (Gas Stove, Electric Oven, Refrigerator, dishwasher), WiFi


Excellent! 4.5/5 -
(6 traveller reviews)

In Medieval Village Overlooking Lake Bracciano, Near Rome
average rating of 4.5 based on 6 reviews

Charming House

  • 5 of 5

We found this charming house to be very comfortable and nicely located. We could walk to everything. The kitchen and bathroom were well appointed and user friendly. Our host was very helpful and kind. It was a relaxing, very enjoyable visit. We highly recommend it!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 2, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Hidden Gem

  • 5 of 5

It wouldn't let me set the date that far back. We stayed in August 2012 before returning to the US. My husband and 3 girls were more than well taken care of during our stay in Italy. I really, really loved feeling like an "authentic" Italian by doing laundry by hand and hanging it on the roof to dry! We bought fans for the rooms and slept with the windows open as the air was a bit humid and warm. The owners treated us to a wonderful dinner at a well known pizza place in Bracciano before we left. If you're looking for an amazing place to stay that isn't far from transit systems that get you to Rome, I highly suggest this place!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 14, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

My husband and I just spent a week in this lovely apartment. It has all of the amenities you could want ... plus a fabulous roof top deck that over looks Lake Bracciano. We spent every night sitting up there watching the beautiful sunset with a glass of wine. During our visit to Bracciano, we took a day trip to Rome, a day trip to Anguillara, a boat tour of the lake, and toured the wonderful castle that is right next to this apartment. There is also a cozy and delicious restaurant right around the corner - Hug ... It's a must try place! Bracciano is a quiet little Italian town that everyone should visit at least once ... and, you won't be disappointed if you stay in this apartment while there. We had a wonderful experience from start to finish.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 25, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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  • 2 of 5

Soggiorno a Bracciano

Il borgo mediaevale dove e' situato l'immobile e' stupendo pero' ci sono alcuni dettagli che devono essere comunicati meglio.

L'immobile e' in pieno centro storico ,non raggiungibile dall'auto , per cui i bagagli devono essere trasportati a mano per circa 200 metri , in salita e sul ciottolato.

L' ingresso della casa e' raggiungibile tramite una scala esterna in muratura stretta e ripida,ingresso dell'appartamento e' stretto e il portone si apre con difficolta' poco adatto a persone anziane o in sovrappeso.

L' appartamento e' su due piani ,poco funzionale in quanto la cucina e al piano superiore accessibile da scala in legno alquanto ripida,mentre per la camera bisogna scendere due scalini, il terrazzo e' raggiungibile sola da una scala a chiocciola , pero' la veduta e' strepitosa, sul lago.

I locali sono poco illuminati,e anche con le finestre aperte c'e' poca luce, e non molto puliti, ma forse siamo stati sfortunati noi.

Penso sia piu' adatto a turisti stranieri,che italiani

Dato due stelle ,ma solo per il borgo.

Soggiornato a ottobre 2015

  • Review Submitted: Oct 13, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Alles wie erhofft ...

  • 5 of 5

Auch wenn unser Aufenthalt nur kurz war:

Es ist genau so, wie man sich eine sehr schöne Unterkunft mitten in der Altstadt vorstellt.

Gloria ist eine wunderbare Gastgeberin:

immer ansprechbar und hilfsbereit (insbesondere beim Gepäcktransport)


  • Review Submitted: Sep 24, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Grazie mille!!!!!
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Belles vacances

  • 5 of 5

Première visite de l'Italie, maison très agréable dans un beau village. Vacances très reposantes, instructives et la proximité du lac et de la mer vous laisse le choix de baignade, facile pour aller à Rome en train (pas cher) et la campagne environnante est très belle. Propriétaire disponible pour tous renseignements . Nous en garderons un très bon souvenirs

  • Review Submitted: Sep 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Molte grazie, Patrick!!
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Just 38 Kilometers from Rome


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Bracciano, Rome & Lazio

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2 night minimum stay
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Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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