Farmhouse | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 13

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 90 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden

This farmhouse has been divided into 3 apartments:

Porcupine: sleeps 6 and is on the ground floor. It has a large living room / kitchen, two double bedrooms one with en-suite bathroom with shower, a double bedroom with en-suite bathroom with shower and doors on to the garden.

Kite: sleeps 2 +1 and is on the first floor. It has a living room with sofa bed, kitchen, a double bedroom and a bathroom with shower.

Griffin: sleeps 2 +2 and is on the first floor. It has a living room with two single sofa beds, kitchen, a double bedroom with en-suite bathroom with shower.

On the ground floor, with a separate entrance is a spacious relaxation area with fireplace, piano, stereo system and a large satellite TV.

In the grounds you will find a swimming pool (m. 6.50 x14) open from 01/06 to 15/09, tennis court, solarium, garage, barbecue, additional lounge in the outbuilding opposite the swimming pool equipped with kitchenette, extendable table and barbecue area where guests can eat together, and two large gazebo where guests can eat together using the kitchen of the apartment on the ground floor

On request arrangements can be made for: oil, wine and grappa tastings, produce from the farm and local products, meals.

From 3 to 24 August the villa will only be rented as seperate apartments - prices on request (the swimming pool in this period is shared).

Size Sleeps up to 13, 5 bedrooms
Nearest beach Montaltro di Castro 90 km
Access Car essential
Nearest Amenities 3 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Rome 160 km, Nearest railway: Fabro scalo 30 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access
Pool Private outdoor pool (unheated)
General Telephone, Satellite TV
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Washing machine
Rooms 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 4 Family bathrooms, Solarium or roof terrace
Furniture 3 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (4)
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private outdoor pool (unheated), Private garden, Private tennis court, BBQ, Bicycles available
Access Parking

The Lazio region

Northen Lazio, characterized by lush vegetation, rolling hills and lakes, small hamlets and wonderful medieval towns.

The area is full of historic sites to visit from Etruscans tombs to Roman amphitheatres, from medieval castles to renaissance churches. It is also conveniently placed for trips into Tuscany and Umbria and of course Florence and Rome.

It is in a strategic position, being on the borders of Tuscany, Lazio and Umbria, for visiting historical and cultural sites since within one hour of the area you can reach an impressive range of hilltop towns, Etruscan ruins areas of great natural beauty.

In the nearby Monte Rufeno Wildlife Reserve there are paths for trekking and horse-back riding. Lake Bolsena and the thermal baths of Viterbo, San Casciano dei Bagni, Bagni San Filippo, Bagno Vignoni and Saturnia can be reached easily, the nearest in about 20 minutes, the furthers about one and a half hours.

Proceno

The Acquapendente 9-hole golf course is just a 20 minute drive away.

This area is famous the world over for its traditional cooking and for its many music, wine and food festivals, carnivals and religious festivals. An example is given below, it is not exhaustive and all dates should be checked with the local tourist information office.

January

Orvieto – Umbria Jazz

May

Acquapendente - Pugnaloni (flower tapestry) carnival

June:

Canino di Corbara - goose festival

Orvieto and Bolsena, Corpus Domini

End July:

Marta - wine festival

Torre Alfina Blues Festival

Bolsena - Santa Cristina's Mystery pageant

August:

Castiglione in Teverina – wine festival

Trevinano - roast pork festival

Proceno - a red garlic festival

Capodimonte - lake fish festival

Torre Alfina - wild boar festival

Onano - lentil festival

Acquapendente - farmers' carnival

October:

Orvieto - slow food festival

Piancastagnaio – chestnut festival

Soriano nel Cimino – chestnut festival

November

Castiglione in Teverina - San Martino mushrooms and wine festival