£315 / night
About the home
Located on a hillside organic farm, Torre Bisenzio, L'Ulivo is part of a 19th C farm house that has been beautifully restored into two-semi detached houses. L'Ulivo is very light and bright with doors opening onto patios with lovely views. Every details has been chosen with great care to provide the feel of country side living with the luxury of modern facilities. There is a large heated swimming pool and a beautifully landscaped garden. There is also a BBQ and pizza oven. All outdoor facillities are shared with the other apartment La Magnolia. The dining room opens onto a common patio which is tastefully divided by plants to give privacy to the apartments. There is also another private outdoor covered dining area for L'Ulivo with views towards the olive grove and mountains in the distance. The grounds has an organic vegetable garden that produces vegetables such as tomatoes, aubergines, zucchini in abundance. Guests can help themselves to those. We can also provide some farm olive oil and wine for guests to try the estate produce.
As a result of its position on the hill, the property has stunning views over Tuscany and Umbria. It is also conveniently located about 6 miles off the A1 Autostrada and yet is totally peaceful. Casa Bassa is ideally located for day trips to places like Orvieto, Siena, Florence, Perugia, Montepulciano, and many more.
Within the property, guests can enjoy beautiful walks and ride bikes that can be rented from nearby villages. For horse enthusiasts, there is a stable 2km away, where horse riding can be arranged. There are many vineyards in the area that can be visited with or without prior arrangement.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider:||Long lets|
Nearest amenities: 10km
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Suitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||No pets allowed|
No smoking at this property
|Luxuries:||Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool:||Shared outdoor pool (heated)|
|General:||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-fi available|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities:||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||3 Bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 3 en suites|
|Furniture:||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seating for 8, Lounge seating for 6|
|Other:||Please check with the advertiser regarding linen and towels|
|Outdoors:||Shared outdoor pool (heated), Balcony / Terrace, Shared garden, BBQ|
Heating of swimming pool is optional and can be requested prior to arrival. This will be charged on departure based on gas consumption.
We request 30% deposit on reservation and the balance to be paid 1 month prior to arrival.
The Umbria region
Umbria is in the heart of Italy, not touched by the sea, and the territory is one-third mountains and for the rest hills covered with olive trees and vineyards, and acknowledgedly among the most beautiful landscapes in Italy. It borders with Tuscany, Lazio and Marche.
The territory is suited to agriculture, the main produce being cereals, tobacco, sugar-beet, sunflowers, vineyards; Umbria is also among the first producers in Europe of black truffle. Renowned ceramic production is flourishing in Deruta, Gubbio and Orvieto. Thanks to the temperate climate, the beautiful landscapes and the religious, cultural and artistic wealth of many cities like Assisi, Gubbio, Spoleto, Perugia, tourism is also an important resource.
The Orvieto Bolsena area
Orvieto is a city in southwestern Umbria, situated on the flat summit of a large volcanic tufa plateau, above the almost-vertical tufa cliffs and surrounded by walls built of the same stone . This together with the tiled roofs give Orvieto its charming character. Apart from being a lovely way to spend a day walking and discovering, the main sights to see in Orvieto are the Duomo, the etruscan tunnels and caves and the various museums.
Other cities within 1hr30 mins drive and recommended for day trips are Perugia, Assisi and Gubbio within Umbria and Siena, Arezzo, Florence in Tuscany.
How to get there
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Airports close to the property are:
Rome Fiumicino - 1hr30 drive
Perugia - 1hr drive
Pisa - 1hr45 drive
Activities near Orvieto Bolsena
Golf within 30 mins drive
Rural / countryside retreats
|Rental prices originally quoted in: British £||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 6|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|Off Peak Season||2 Mar 10||27 Mar 10||£ 1750||-||-||1 Week|
|Peak Season||27 Mar 10||16 Oct 10||£ 1800||-||-||1 Week|
|Off Peak Season||16 Oct 10||2 Apr 11||£ 1750||-||-||1 Week|
|Peak Season||2 Apr 11||15 Oct 11||£ 1800||-||-||1 Week|
|Off Peak Season||15 Oct 11||31 Mar 12||£ 1600||-||-||1 Week|
|Peak Season||31 Mar 12||30 Sep 12||£ 2200||-||-||1 Week|
|Off Peak Season||30 Sep 12||30 Mar 13||£ 1800||-||-||1 Week|
|Peak Season||30 Mar 13||28 Sep 13||£ 2200||-||-||1 Week|
The property's weekend rates apply to: Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
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