Il Villino di Cortona
House | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
The Villino di Cortona, is a cozy house nestled in the heart of Val di Chiana: in an area rich in history and cultural attractions.
The Villino is a typical country house, disposes of 2 rooms and is equipped with every comfort.
The house can host up to 4 people and is ideal for families, couples or small groups of friends. In the adjacent park there is a beautiful swimming pool and solarium, where you can admire a breathtaking
view over the surrounding countryside and the town of Cortona.
The oaks (Quercus cerris) and viburnum (Viburnum tinus), typical plants of the region overlook the garden. Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis),
Lavender (Lavandula), sage (salvia officinalis) and mint (mentha) give out their natural scent.
The "veranda" is ideal to enjoy a rich and tasty breakfast, or to immerse yourself in the reading a good book.
The villa is an excellent location for daily excursions to villages, castles, abbeys, monasteries in Tuscany: Arezzo and Lago Trasimeno, Perugia, Assisi, Montepulciano, Pienza, Montalcino, Siena and Florence .
In the neighborhood it's possible to practice sports such as horseback riding, tennis, golf and more, a few miles away from home.
And when the day comes to an end, there is no better way to savor the delights of Tuscan cuisine in local restaurants in the area. What a holiday of peace and relaxation!
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The house has been subject to extensive restoration work , renovation, expansion and construction that lasted from December 2008 until May 2011 .
The environment is therefore completely renovated.
New furnishings , equipment and everything you need for your stay.
** High speed Internet access ** WI - FI 7 Mb / s FREE .
** B.B.Q. (2013 )
** Expresso coffe machine GAGGIA (2013 )
** Rattan garden furniture (2014)
** Personal scales for people and bags (2014);
Small pets are allowed here (ask for confirmation before booking) .
As the structure on the ground floor can also be used by people with minor mobility problems.
On Saturday morning , the property change all linen and clean the inside and outside.
The pool is open from April to October .
The water temperature ranges from 15/16 ° C. to 27/28 ° C.
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I PREZZI indicati (max) PREVEDONO L'USO ESCLUSIVO DEL 'VILLINO DI CORTONA'
I prezzi giornalieri (max) indicati si intendono per l'intera casa.
Daily prices are for all house.
STRUTTURA ESCLUSIVA .
ONLY FOR RENTAL.
Rental rate is all-inclusive: includes gas, electricity, air-conditioning, heating, unlimited Wi-Fi Internet, bed and bath linen, charcoal for BBQ, baby-bed, weekly cleaning and final cleaning.
NO extra hidden charges.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Follonica (Gr) 150 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Perugia 45 km, Nearest railway: Cortona / Camucia 4 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, Staffed property|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Pool or snooker table, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Shower rooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Swing set|
|Further details indoors|
Holiday House in tipical tuscany country house (costruction year 1900), restored from 2009 to 2011.
** Internet ADLS Wi-Fi 7 Mb/s FREE
** Console Playstation Sony PS2
** Coffe machine expresso GAGGIA
** Garden seated
** Scale people (for people and bags)
|Further details outdoors|
Outside, pleasant solarium for relaxing summers.
Piscina privata in giardino, non riscaldata, aperta da aprile a ottobre.
There is a exclusive pool mt. 10 x 5 - depth from mt. 1,10 to mt. 2,10 (open from April to October).
The temperature water ranges from 15 / 16°C. to 27 / 28° C.
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Il sabato mattina, la proprietà effettua il cambio di tutta la biancheria e la pulizia interna ed esterna della casa.
Saturday morning, the owner will change all linens and clean inside and outside house.
Ceck-in: Saturday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Ceck-out: Saturday untill 9:15 a.m.
The Tuscany region
Il Villino di Cortona, e' una piccola casa per vacanze, immersa nel verde della Valdichiana, nel cuore della Toscana più autentica, in un area ricca di storia ed attrazioni.
(ideale per famiglie, coppie, gruppi di amici, etc).
An oasis of peace and tranquility unique atmosphere in the countryside of Cortona, in the middle of an area famous for its art, culture, cuisine and great wines, the heart of authentic Tuscany.
Il Villino di Cortona, è situato in loc. San Lorenzo, piccola frazione del Comune.
Ottima location per escursioni, la struttura, dista appena 500 mt. dall'uscita "CORTONA" della superstrada Siena-Perugia.
Nelle vicinanze: Arezzo, Lago Trasimeno, Perugia, Assisi, Montepulciano, Pienza, Montalcino, Siena e Firenze.
Il Villino di Cortona is the best location for many excursion.
In few minutes by car, i'ts possible to see: Montepulciano, Pienza, Montalcino, Siena, Lago Trasimeno, Perugia, Assisi, Gubbio, Fonti del Clitunno, Orvieto, Arezzo, Firenze, etc.
Easy to get to IL VILLINO DI CORTONA:
- by car: motorway A1 - exit VALDICHIANA (7 Km.)
- by train - station CORTONA-CAMUCIA (4 Km.)
- by fly - airport Roma FCO
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24 Sep 2013
"Super house in super location"
A lovely house, clean and well organised. In a great location for visits to many of the historic towns and cities of the region. Road access good. Michele the owner could not do enough to help. The re… More
8 Jun 2013
My husband, myself and our two children stayed at VILLINO DI CORTONA in April 2013.Very nice villa. As new. Restored in 2011.In the garden there is a great pool (10 x 5) and aromatic plants around (ro… More
8 Jun 2013
If you want to spend a week and two weeks in Tuscany, I recommend staying at the VILLINO DI CORTONA.
We'll be just 5 km from markets, etc.
Center Cortona IS AT 7 kM.
Ideal location for many tours: Montepulciano, Pienza, Siena, Trasimeno lake, etc.
All corfort. Really low price.
13 Oct 2012
"Outstanding! This will not stay undiscovered for long …."
We were actually reluctant to write a review for fear of never being able to book it again! This villa looked almost too good to be true from the photos - it was absolutely perfect in reality. From be… More
12 Sep 2012
"Excellent place to stay"
Fabulous holiday destination. Michele can't do enough to accommodate. Great place, pool is fantastic. Lots of little extras making it almost hotel quality. 5* Only slight quibble, living space not quite enough for four.
Cortona is a wonderful place to visit and plenty of restaurants to eat at.
9 Jul 2012
"Exceeded expectations - high spec traditional Villa"
In breif - a beautiful villa, great value and we hope to return!
In detail -
We missed our motorway exit (entirely our fault - enjoying the views and not reading the signs!) but DON'T miss it - you have to travel for miles before the next exit. However Michelle kept in touch with us and waited for us at the Motorway exist to guide us straight to the Villa - he was friendly and welcoming and not at all annoyed that we were so late.
On arrival at the Villa we were delighted by the quality finish of the exterior and interior, and surprised by hotel level finishing touches including robes, slippers, shampoo etc - you could travel here on hand luggage as they provide everything you need bar clothing!
It has some houses around but still maintains a lot of privacy and the views of the valley are beautiful. It's on a quiet lane but very accessible from the main roads meaning you can access lots of beautiful Tuscan towns on day trips, and it's a short drive to the 4th largest lake in Italy which has Kite surfing, pedaloes etc. There is some road noise but it was barely noticable.
The Villa is situated in a spacious plot with a lovely pool, at a depth of 1m - 2m, there's a covered terrace to retreat from the baking sun and a big BBQ for evening meals. It is surrounded by a working farm so there's some noise from horses and vintage tractors - but this only lasts till mid morning as they finish before the heat of the day and it was wonderful to see a true Tuscan setting - we even saw new born foal! beautiful.
The kitchen is small but adequate and Michelle kindly provided cleaning materials, dishwasher tablets, washing machine powder, toilet rolls etc so that you didn't have a costly shop on arrival (unlike our Thompson holiday Villa where there wasn't even washing up liquid).
The bedrooms are lovely, with fantastic ensuites, spacious, clean and well designed and unusually lots and lots of wardrobe space! :)
Shops - 15 Drive to Carmica. Deli shops and Spa Shop.
VISIT CORTONA! 20 min drive - beautiful!! less well known than Voltera but in our opinion the favourite hill top village in Tuscany, charming!
Car hire essential.
We hope to return next year and highly reccommend.
I hope to see you again next year.
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