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Il Pendolino

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La Macina di Bettona farmhouse apartments.Great base to visit Umbria or relaxing by the pool

Apartment / 1 bedrooms / sleeps 4

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Apartment / 1 bedrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner

A small complex of family run apartments situated on the hill below the etruscan village of Bettona opposite Assisi (approx 12km).

La Macina di Bettona is an ideal base either for visiting the many historical towns and villages of Umbria and southern Tuscany, or for just relaxing by the pool set in the olive grove.

The farmhouse is divided into 3 apartments with the possibility of renting a fourth apartment within the grounds (See other homes from this owner).

NEW As from October 2014 La Macina di Bettona has a restaurant open on site serving typical umbrian dishes on Friday Saturday and Sunday evenings. Booking advisable.

Il Pendolino is a small cosy ground floor apartment ideal for a couple, offering a double bedroom with shower room and a kitchen/diner with oven hob,fridge/ freezer and dishwasher.There is also a double settee bed.The apartment has it's own entrance and small furnished patio area for outside eating.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car essential
Nearest Amenities 1.5 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: PERUGIA 18 km, Nearest railway: ASSISI 10 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, Yes, smoking allowed

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Jacuzzi or hot tub
Pool Shared outdoor pool (unheated)
General Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 En suites
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Swing set
Access Parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

Laundry room with coin operated washing machine and ironing facilities available for use by guests.

Equipment for small babies can be requested at time of booking.

All bedroom,bathroom and kitchen linen is provided.

Electricity, gas and water consumption included in price, plus end of stay cleaning.

Central heating available at extra cost.

Further details outdoors

The farmhouse is set in spacious grounds that are shared by the three apartments, however each apartment has it's own entrance and furnished patio for outside eating,close to the BBQ area.

There is a children's play area in the olive grove below the farmhouse and pool.

Further details

The swimming pool is open from 25th May to 30th September 2014

Swimming caps must be worn in the pool.(can be bought if necessary on site)

The Umbria region

Umbria, better known as the green heart of Italy has so very much to offer to whoever decides to visit.Be it for a cultural holiday or just a peaceful break away from it all.This region is steeped in history offering the visitor an incredible number of beautiful and historical places to visit and enjoy. Assisi, Todi,Montefalco, Spoleto to name but a few.

The balmy summer evenings are enlivened by the numerous village festas held throughout the region.These festas are great fun for allthe family and all offer great traditional food at reasonable prices.


The etruscan village of Bettona is situated high up on the hill, enclosed within the walls,looking towards Assisi, Perugia and Spello.

Within easy driving distance there are so many things to see and do.

For example, why not eat out, very reasonably at one of the local festas,or just enjoy the music.

Try the medieval festival " Il Mercato dell Gaiete" at Bevagna held in June,Umbria Jazz or Spoleto Festival both held during July or one of the many local festas held in August and September. Try a guided bus trip around Perugia.

Plenty of sports to try in the area Golf, riding, tennis and a little further a field rafting and rock climbing

The village of Passaggio(2km) offers all the services needed to enhance your stay, e.g well stocked supermarket, petrol station, bank, bakery, take away. Assisi, the home of St Francis is just a 15minute drive away, whilst Spello, Bevagna, Perugia,Orvietro as well as many other towns, are all within easy driving distance.

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27 Sep 2012


"excellent location, nice place, nice people, we come back"

the location is perfect, right in the middle of Umbria, ideal for people who want to explore the neighbourhood, and not far from the motorway. Roberto, the owner, is a very kind person and Liz helps with a.o. the English welcome, though Roberto can explain most in quite acceptable English. The setting is beautiful, with the olive trees, the fig trees (and Roberto wants you to enjoy them, what we did) and the swimming pool in the middle of all this. The accommodation has all you expect a holiday home to have, and the view of Assisi in the evening sun is included (we enjoyed it every night). We plan to go back, there's still a lot of Umbria to explore, end we have found a good base to do that from. Maybe not perfect, but certainly far above average

24 Jun 2012


"Devine gem tucked away under the cute village of Bettona"

My first, and certainly not my last, visit to La Macina di Bettona. It was seriously stunning and I can understand why my parents stay every year! The apartments are well appointed, spacious and clean, and the intimate complex is very well kept - pretty flowers, tidy pool and jacuzzi. Set amongst olive trees and pretty pink flowers, at night we'd see plenty fireflies and by day plenty of cute birds. Roberto, his family and Liz were very discreet yet clearly have passion and pride in their property, and happy to help if requested. This really is a hidden gem :-)

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      Calendar last updated:25 Aug 2015

      Based in Italy

      Languages spoken
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