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TENUTA SOSPESA, 2/4/6/8 people


Excellent 5/5 Score from 6 reviews

A swimming pool hidden by cypresses and a large variety of roses.

Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 8

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

Dream Villa with swimming pool for 2/4/6/8 people between Umbria, Tuscany and Lake Trasimeno.

At the 'Tenuta Sospesa' time seems to be suspended,

the atmosphere to float between land and infinity.

Come and visit.. and return home lighter.

Tenuta Sospesa is a traditional stone-built country house, dating back to the Eighteenth Century, that has been attractively restored. The beautiful architecture of the main house is adorned with a turret and external staircase, typical of the region. Upstairs are the original terracotta floor tiles, wood-beamed ceilings and walls stripped back to reveal the original stone.

The villa can accommodate groups of 2 / 4 / 6 / 8 people adding bedrooms and bathrooms as each guest requires.

APARTMENT FOR 1-2 PEOPLE comprises 1 double room, living room, kitchen, 1 bathroom.

APARTMENT FOR 3-4 PEOPLE comprises 2 double rooms, living room, kitchen, 1 bathroom.

APARTMENT FOR 5-6 PEOPLE comprises 3 double rooms, large living room, kitchen, 2 bathrooms.

APARTMENT FOR 7-8 PEOPLE comprises 4 double rooms, large living room, kitchen, 3 bathrooms.

The self-contained apartment has been attractively restored but still keeps its traditional Umbrian atmosphere with its characteristic exposed stonework and its beautiful beams and tiles. The living room is comfy and welcoming, the kitchen is well-equipped, bedrooms are charming and spacious. We can set up each bedroom either as a double room or twin room to suit your needs. Bed lined is included and, on request, we can provide a cot for children. Bathrooms are traditional but beautifully updated, well-equipped and provided with a security system. Towels and hairdryer are included. The apartment also has a large garden with a marvellous orchard, solarium, gazebo area, BBQ and parking. There is full broadband and wifi onsite for use both in and outside the apartment.

Tenuta Sospesa is located in the gentle Umbrian hills of central Italy, overlooking the beautiful historic village of Montepetriolo. It is surrounded by olive groves, vineyards, fields of sunflowers and red poppies. It is situated at a stone's throw from Lake Trasimeno, is only 15 minutes from Perugia (with its small but international airport) and only 30 minutes drive from Tuscany. Its fantastic location makes it the perfect starting point for visiting the whole of central Italy.

Other services include: Wifi, TV sat, stereo, DVD player, washing machine, dishwasher, hair dryer, barbecue, parking and an airport shuttle service. We can also offer babysitting, Italian lessons onsite from a qualified teacher and Italian cookery lessons.

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Size Sleeps up to 8, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach Trasimeno Lake 10 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 2 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Perugia Airport 30 km, Nearest railway: Perugia station 18 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 Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Pool or snooker table, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, Solarium or roof terrace
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ, Swing set
Access Parking
Further details indoors


BABY KIT (free of charge): cot 120 X 60 cm, bed linen, changing table, high chair, baby bouncer, night-light, water wings, baby carrier for trekking.

Transfer from/to Perugia Airport

Cooking courses

Baby sitter

Wellbeing treatments

Guide to local activities

Guide to local restaurants

Italian language courses

French language courses

Further details outdoors

Discover the wonderful villa of Tenuta Sospesa and its large private gardens nestled among the perfumed meadows and hillsides of Umbria. The property has grounds of more than an acre, that have been turned into a delightful park brimming with flowers and plants of every variety. Majestic cypresses and mulberry trees, together with the surrounding peaceful farmland, give complete privacy to the property. Guests can enjoy outdoor tables and pergolas, shaded by trees, to soak up the beautiful panorama, the summer warmth or eat al fresco. There are also winding pathways to explore and an exquisite gazebo covered with climbing plants, as well as a swimming pool hidden by cypresses and a variety of roses. It is also possible to use the old bread oven for barbecues or to make pizza under the stars!

Further details


The unique location of Tenuta Sospesa makes it perfect to discover both Umbria itself and Tuscany, which is only 30 minutes drive away. Lake Trasimeno is a 15 minute drive away and offers many water activities and sports. Tenuta Sospesa is not far from the A1 Motorway that connects to Florence in 1hr 30mins and to Rome in 2hrs. It is only 19 km from Perugia with its small but international airport (Ryanair offers direct flights from London Stansted and Brussels Charleroi). As a result, it is a great starting point to visit all of central Italy. Finally, the property overlooks the beautiful historic village of Montepetriolo and is situated at a stone's throw from the medieval Cibottola Castle.

The Umbria region











Catiglione del Lago


Città della Pieve

Civita di Bagnoregio

Thermal Baths of Bagni San Filippo


Marmore waterfalls

National Park of Monti Sibillini

Lake Trasimeno

Lake Trasimeno is a 15 minute drive away and offers many water activities and sports.

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22 Oct 2013


"Gorgeous cottage and wonderful, friendly service"

I stayed at this lovely cottage for two nights with my husband and our baby. The service we received from Manoelle was superb, even though she was away at the time! Her responses to my initial quer… More

2 Aug 2013


"Location, property, service - top grades in all categories!"

Everything about this place was truly wonderful: The location is peaceful yet within comfortable distance to lots of interesting places, and the owner offered great tips for trips. The property is amo… More

5 Jul 2013


"A treat in the heart of Umbria"

Things that we loved:•The location in Umbria – very quiet and tucked away. Great for active kids! The lightning bugs kept them busy at night!•The property is large, has many beautiful garden a… More

17 Jan 2013


"TRULY MAGICAL! Not just an enchanting place but so much more.."

My family and I spent an unforgettable time at the Tenuta Sospesa. It's not just an enchanting place to spend your holidays but so much more….The name of the place, which means "floating v… More

15 Jan 2013


"Un hâvre de paix"

Nous avons passé d'excellentes vacances dans cette magnifique demeure. Les enfants ont pu jouer dans le jardin (à l'ombre de l'arbre mmajestueux qui tonne dans la cour), profiter du m… More

3 Nov 2012


"entspannt und ausgeglichen..."

Die “Tenuta Sospesa” ist Synonym für vollkommene Entspannung und bietet die einzigartige Möglichkeit den Alltagsstress einmal gänzlich hinter sich zu lassen. Ich wurde überaus herzlich von Man… More

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Manoelle R.

  • 2 Years listed

60% Response rate

Calendar last updated:03 Oct 2014

Based in Italy

Languages spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Italian

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