If you take the road which follows the Tuscan-Umbrian border you come to Pierle, a medieval hamlet in the hills between Cortona and Lake Trasimeno, its castle dominating the verdant valley below.
Here surrounded by olive groves and woodland of oaks and chestnuts, you will find the agriturismo Villa Cuiano. Whether you are a large family, a couple or a group of friends the agriturismo Cuiano is the ideal place for your holiday. Thoughtful restoration has preserved the Tuscan style of the stone built farm houses with chestnut beams and lintels and 19th C. stone fireplaces.
Villa Cuiano is divided into five spacious, light and independent apartments plus a separate house ( Casa Luca). Each apartment has autonomous central heating, satellite TV and music centre. The kitchens are well equipped including dishwasher. A welcoming open fire will keep you company if you decide to holiday at Villa Cuiano in the winter. In the extensive gardens around the Villa you will find quiet corners to sit and out door cooking facilities with a barbecue and a wood fired Pizza oven ideal for tasting local produce or taking an aperitif.
The garden open as a terrace with a spectacular view of the volley below and of the distant Umbrian mountains and has frequently an ideal and idyllic setting for wedding and parties.
At the swimming pool, exclusively, for the use of guests (12x6 m, 140 maximum depth) you will find sun beds, tables, chairs and umbrellas. There is play area for children, where they can play in maximum safely.
Whether you love to trek or simply stroll in the open air you will find beautiful countryside all around the villa; marvellous footpaths through chestnut woods or ancient olive groves where in autumn you can gather chestnut and mushrooms.
A weekend near Cortona, an agriturismo holiday in the green hearth of Italy, between Tuscany and Umbria; the charm of Pierle, Cortona, Montepulciano, Pienza, Perugia, Assisi, Orvieto and Lake Trasimeno will give you a relaxing tine with unforgettable sights, smells and flavours
|Size||Sleeps up to 24, 12 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Tuoro Sul Trasimeno 12 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car essential, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||4 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Perugia 40 km, Nearest railway: Terontola 22 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||12 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms of which 3 Family bathrooms and 5 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (10), Double beds (7), Cots (4), Dining seats for 25|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
Villa Cuiano is situated at the Tuscany/Umbria border, in the countryside, close to the hill town of Cortona. The property is located on a hill in a really quiet position, the closest village is Mercatale di Cortona at 4 km.
This is a splendid locality for hill walking. No walks exist on just level ground!
Prefer a relaxing holidays enjoy the large garden and swimming pool.
Cortona, Italy sits high in the Tuscany hills overlooking a stunning valley landscape. Located about 50 miles from Florence, Cortona is rich in the history that has defined so many medieval hill towns of the region.
Nearly 400 years later, the town's features remain alluring to those who are looking for a quintessential 'hill town' experience. Cortona's museums and galleries, restaurants overlooking the valley below, and narrow cobbled streets lined with shops and boutiques offer the perfect Tuscany vacation.