Farmhouse | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
The property is located on a hillside with a spectacular view of the well-preserved countryside and the valley of the river Tevere. Oak woods and olive trees surround the property; there is also a little fishpond rich with carp. Not only horses, dogs and cats, but also goats, hens and rabbits enliven the property. Lime trees, cypresses, holm oaks, pine trees, several sorts of fruit trees and other plants embellish the garden around the house. In the shadow of a romantic pergola a solid rustic oak table, with seats for more than 20 people, offers you the opportunity for cheerful, convivial meetings with the other guests on the farm. The incredibly beautiful swimming pool is shared by the other farm apartment which sleeps 5.
Our guests will find a selection of brochures and catalogues showing the typical restaurants in the area, the most interesting excursions and products for sale at the farm.
This apartment is on the ground floor is and has a private porch with table and chairs, living/dining room with sofa bed, lounge, color TV, table with chairs, wood stove, kitchen with oven, fridge/freezer etc, 1 double bedroom, 1 bedroom with bunk beds, 1 bathroom with tub and shower.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Rome 99 km, Nearest railway: Orte 25 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|
|General||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1)|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ, Private fishing lake or river|
The Umbria region
This whole area is rich in woods, olive groves, hills and mountains, and is also where the famous waterfall, Casacate delle Marmore, is located. The Tiber river runs along the province's border, where can be found nature reserves. There are castles, guard towers and ancient hamlets to discover. During the 2nd century B.C. the land was inhabited by Umbrians who were later conquered by the Romans, leaving historical sites for you to visit today, such as Otricoli.
The largest town, Terni, has many remarkable buildings to visit, such as the gothic church of Saint Francis and Palazzo Spada, Palazzo Fabrizi and Palazzo Carrara, to name just a few. There is also an ancient Roman amphitheatre, dating back to 32 B.C. Then there is the famous medieval town of Orvieto, perched on its tuft of rock, with it's beautiful cathedra., the picturesque ancient town of Narni and Amelia which dates back to the 3rd century B.C.
Lugnano in Teverina
The geographical position of the farm allows guests to easily reach important towns of art in Tuscany, Lazio, and Umbria. From the far points, Florence, Siena, Gubbio, Rome, to the nearest, Bomarzo, Narni, Amelia, and Lugnano in Teverina, all of them towns of great interest which deserve a visit. A few kilometers away is a WWF park on the lake of Alviano for birdwatching.
This is an area rich in natural history and medieval villages. 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.
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.
Orvieto – Umbria Jazz
Acquapendente - Pugnaloni (flower tapestry) carnival
Canino di Corbara - goose festival
Orvieto and Bolsena, Corpus Domini
Marta - wine festival
Torre Alfina Blues Festival
Bolsena - Santa Cristina's Mystery pageant
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
Orvieto - slow food festival
Piancastagnaio – chestnut festival
Soriano nel Cimino – chestnut festival
Castiglione in Teverina - San Martino mushrooms and wine festival