House | 8 bedrooms | sleeps 18
Villa Laura is located in a panoramic position between Cortona and Montepulciano in Foiano della Chiana, an ancient center of Etruscan origin just 3 kilometers from the A1 Highway Gate of Valdichiana and the Siena - Perugia motorway, and is ideal for those wishing to visit the the most beautiful art cities of Tuscany and Umbria.
Designed by Fabrizio Zacchei known architect of Foiano della Chiana, and built in the early 90's, Villa Laura is reserved for customers who want to stay in a luxury residence that is the maximum for the interior and the external environment.
Ground and exteriors
The exterior, attended by a full-time gardener, is characterized by paths bordered by hedges and flowering trees that create pleasant color contrasts.
After the main gate, go up a scenic tree-lined avenue that leads straight ahead at the entrance of the Villa, a large covered porch with columns and fronted by a large fountain in mosaic. On either side of the avenue are placed staggered terraces with some stone walls, hedges and grass used in case of parties and weddings.
The garden has sun loungers, chairs and benches in a large iron and terra cotta pots (Orci); shaded by pine trees on a corner is placed a small children's playground, ping pong table and hammock.
In his large garden with large swimming pool in the American mosaic Culligan, with jacuzzi and swimming, visitors can stay in a quiet and comfortable environment, which ensures maximum privacy.
Swimming pool mts 12x6 depth 1mts.10 - 2.50 mts open from first of May to the end of September.
The Villa, totaling 1,200 square meters., has 3 road access, 2 with automatic opening, a garden of 10,000 square meters., 2 Annexes, 7 living rooms, 8 bedrooms, 11 bathrooms +1 outdoor, 6 kitchens and a gazebo-winter-garden that can accommodate up to 70 people seated for weddings or events.
In addition to numerous outdoor parking, the villa also has some covered parking space.
At guests' disposal:
Available free for tourists, there are: swimming pool with jacuzzi and swimming, billiards room, gym with fitness equipment and body-building, 6 bicycles for adults and 2 children, table tennis, foosball (table soccer), small children's playground, 12 TV including 1 satellite, 1 BBQ.
Is available free high speed internet access.
The mobile unit counter is available only on paid.
On request we can arrange airport transfers, sightseeing in cities (Tour Etruria) and have cooks at home for Tuscan dishes or cooking lessons and food.
Villa Laura is located about 800 mt. from Foiano della Chiana, an ancient center of Etruscan origin in the Province of Arezzo, where guests can find shops and services of all kinds. Foiano is at the heart of the Valdichiana valley, home of the great cow "Chianina", exported all over the world for the quality of its meat. Foiano also boasts the oldest carnivals in Italy and one of the oldest in the world dating back to 1500 that is repeated every year in July with its parades and large floats.
Near the A1 Valdichiana highway gate there is a large outlet where you can buy clothing and more of the best brands at significantly discounted prices.
You can also:
Play Tennis 600 mts
Play Golf at 3 km.
Rent a horse riding in the nearby.
Relax in the beauty farm Wellness Center.
Villa Laura is located only 3 km away from the A1 Valdichiana highway gate, and the Siena-Perugia motorway. Is therefore the ideal place for those wishing to visit the most beautiful areas of Tuscany and Umbria.
Arezzo (15 minutes by car)
Siena (30 minutes)
Perugia (35 minutes)
Florence (50 minutes)
Cortona (15 minutes)
Lake Trasimeno (20 minutes)
Assisi (50 minutes)
Montepulciano (20 minutes)
Pienza (30 minutes)
Montalcino (40 minutes)
Orvieto (30 minutes)
Rapolano Terme (15 minutes)
Bagni Vignoni (40 minutes)
Chianciano Terme (30 minutes)
Gubbio (60 minutes)
Pisa (90 minutes)
Rome (100 minutes)
|Size||Sleeps up to 18, 8 bedrooms|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Telephone, Satellite TV|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||8 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms of which 9 Family bathrooms|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
|Further details indoors|
The Villa has air conditioning in all bedrooms - also the annexes provide A/C. Luxurious interior made from high quality materials, flooring made from planks of expensive wood and high quality marble, curtains, fixtures and woodwork, precious and unique.
Villa Laura offers you a relaxing holiday in contact with nature and the beauty of the Tuscan countryside characterized by green hills, excellent wine and good food.
MAIN VILLA Surface: 900 sqm
The ground floor's porched main entrance leads to the large double-height living room furnished with antiques of value, with wardrobe near the door and a large sitting area with sofas and armchairs. The living room leads to dining room, kitchen, 1 toilet, two closets and a dressing room.
The ground floor, through semi-circular staircases leads to the first floor or to the basement; the 4 levels of the villa are served by a lift.
In the basement is a big living room with kitchenette and dining area, a room used as a sitting area with TV, sofas and bar area, billiard room and a gym and play area with table football (foosball). The floor ends with a bathroom with shower, a dressing room and laundry room with washing machine, basins and facilities.
On the first floor is a conversation area from which it has a beautiful view of the living room below and access to a panoramic terrace, the spacious master bedroom with sitting area, wardrobe room, rooftop terrace and dressing room leads through to the bathroom with bathtub whirlpool tub and shower; the second bedroom has 2 single beds and bathroom with shower; close to the third bathroom with bathtub there is a third bedroom with double bed.
The second floor is a beautiful attic where there is a large dining-room and large terrace, a bedroom with 3 single beds, a kitchenette, a bathroom with shower and a study.
APARTMENT sqm 80
On the right side of the main building is the second apartment (all on the ground floor) with living room, kitchen, 1 double bedroom, 1 twin bedroom, utility room and 2 bathrooms with a bath and a shower.
ANNEX 7 m from the villa - sqm 90
On the left side of the main building is an annex on 2 levels, consisting of:
ground floor, accessed by no stairs: 1 double bedroom and 1 bathroom with shower; 3 steps higher: Living room Kitchen; upper floor: 1 bedroom with double bed + 1 single bed, 1 bathroom with shower and bath tub.
APARTMENT NEXT TO THE POOL Surface: sqm 50
The annex building next to the pool consists of living room, kitchen, multipurpose room, bathroom with shower and large porch.
In the winter garden (Surface: sqm 50) near the pool you can make dinners, parties and events.
The bedrooms feature of 5 double beds, 8 single beds.
T.V. Satellite, DVD, VCR, stereo.
Dishwasher and washing machine.
Kettle for coffee.
Ping Pong and football.
Equipment for Fitness and bodybuilding.
Small children's playground.
Iron and ironing board
Check-in: from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Check-out: within 10 a.m.
Wedding parties at the villa are possible with an extra charge on the rental price to be agreed with the owner.
Included in the rental price:
Maid service (for cleaning and housework): 2 hours a day
Extra hours of maid service: € 15/hour
Included in the rental price:
Bed linen and towels (weekly changed)
Pool towels (on request)
Not included in the rental price and to be paid on the spot:
Final Cleaning (mandatory): 400.00€
Cook (on request): to be arranged with the owner
Refundable Security Deposit (cash) (mandatory): 2000.00€
Heating (on request): 1.00€ per cubic meter
Air conditioning (on request): 60.00€ per day
A Booking Fee of 30.00€ is to be added to the rental price.