Apartment | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
On the edge of a tiny medieval village - Castello delle Forme. This spacious apartment is newly furnished in with design classics (eg lamps by Foss and Kartell, chairs by Verner Panton, table by Saarinen). Large balcony doors open the living space to panoramic views across the vines and olive groves of the Tiber valley. Unlike most Italian lets it also offers partial air conditioning, full gas central heating and a modern kitchen. So relax and enjoy the comfort, the spacious balcony off the main living room offers stunning views into the middle distance relax with a glass of something refreshing and you are in a different world. There is also a large communal pool, and a second balcony off the second bedroom. An ideal location for anyone who wants to explore the delights of this region - wine, food and the many hostoric towns nearby, Assisi, Orvieto, Todi, Perugia, to name but a few.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Lake Trasimeno - Castiglione del Lago 25 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Perugia 10 km, Nearest railway: Perugia 10 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden|
The Umbria region
The countryside of Umbria is breathtaking, with a wealth of places hills, mountains and monuments to see and explore. Better than the crowded hot spots of Tuscany - experience the real charm of the green heart of Italy. Lake Trasimeno - is a nearby resort approx 45 mins away with a charming 'beach' resort at Castiglione de Lago.
Perugia and its outlying districts, has all modern facilities, supermarkets, banks, hi-fashion shopping. Deruta is the home of Italian ceramic art, design and manufacture. Assisi is nearby as are many small and large historic hill top towns, Todi, Orvieto, Spello to name a few.
The local restaurants range from small family hospitality, trattorias to formal haute cuisine - all champion local produce and regional cooking. There are many local markets (Deruta, Marsciano) for fresh food, cheeses, meats, wine. There are tours of the excellent local vineyards and cantinas, to see and taste 'Perugina' chocolate manufacture, and for Umbria jazz. Plenty for lovers of medieval history and renaissance art.