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The pool in the night

Villa | 6 bedrooms | sleeps 14

Key Info
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Air conditioning
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden

Casale 36 is a beautiful indipendent country house at 800 meters (half mile) on the sea level and 14 km (9 miles) from Cortona. It is surrounded by forests of oak and chestnut trees, while the terrace fields that rise toward house are full of hazelnut trees, olives trees, walnut trees and fruit trees. All the fruits, totally biological, can be collected and eated by guests of the farmhouse. The silence, the views of the wooded ridges, the air crystalline, the scents of the forest, creating an almost surreal place to relax and unwind.

The renovation, completed in June 2011, is designed to offer maximum comfort to guests, inside and outside, while retaining the original architecture of the structure. The bedrooms, which are characterized by pleasing color combinations, offering king-sized beds and the en-suite bathrooms are spacious and bright. The covered terrace, outside the main house, is furnished with tables, chairs and comfortable sofas.

The heated pool, located in a natural terrace overlooking the surrounding valleys, is embellished with a slope of flowering shrubs. The night lighting, meticulous care, makes the environment very suggestive and enjoyable even at night.

The geographical location is particularly strategic to many important tourist towns in Umbria and Tuscany (Cortona, Trasimeno Lake, Perugia, Montepulciano, Pienza, Assisi, Siena, San Gimignano, Florence).

For lovers of hiking is possible, by booking in advance, organize a fun-filled days with expert guidance, as well as guided tours to the cities of art and wine cellars in the area (Tuscany - Montepulciano - Montalcino).

Also on request we can organize cooking classes with nice dinners, ceramic and painting courses.

Inside the house there is a small cellar stocked with wines and extra virgin oil from Cortona area.

The arrival of the guests is welcomed with a small buffet of typical Tuscan salami and cheese, fruit, wine, soft drinks, cakes.

The budget also includes linen and towels for the house and the pool. There are seats for children and child bed. There are also toys and a little library for children and a ping-pong.

Size Sleeps up to 14, 6 bedrooms
Access Wheelchair users
Nearest Amenities 15 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Jacuzzi or hot tub, Log fire, DVD player
General Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, Video player, Telephone, Fax machine, Table tennis, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 6 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms and 6 En suites
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Single beds (1), Double beds (6), Cots (3), Dining seats for 14, Lounge seats for 14
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available
Access Parking, Wheelchair users

The Tuscany region

The geographical location is particularly strategic to many important tourist towns in Umbria and Tuscany (Cortona, Trasimeno Lake, Perugia, Orvieto, Montepulciano, Pienza, Assisi, Siena, San Gimignano, Florence).

Guests can alternate days of absolute rest and relaxation, day excursions to many famous tourist centers of the area.


Cortona is a town full of events, and in spring/summer, in the surrounding countryside are celebrated countless gastronomic festivals.

Some Events 2014:

- MAEC - Etruscan Enchantment from British Museum - 22 Mar 2014 - 31 Jul 2014

- XXXV Fiera del Rame festa del fiore e del coccio Cortonese (Flower and Ceramic Festival) - 1° May - Piazza della Repubblica

- Colata dei Ceri (Casting of candles) - Medieval week - 23 May 2014 - Piazza della Repubblica

- Offer of candles and flagflyers performance - Medieval week - 24 May 2014 - Piazza della Repubblica

- Feast day of St. Margherita - PIazzale di Santa Margherita - 25 May 2014

- Traditional medieval markets - Medieval week - Cortona 31 May 2014

- Flagflyers performance - Medieval week - Piazza Signorelli 5 Jun 2014

- Historical Commemoration - Medieval week - Piazza Signorelli 7 June 2014

Archidato Joust - Piazza Signorelli - 8 June 2014

Cortona is characterized by the presence of important Cellars: Avignonesi, La Calonica, Antinori. You can book tours and tasting.

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Languages spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Italian

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