Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 7
A small complex of family run apartments situated on the hill below the etruscan village of Bettona, opposite Assisi(approx 12km).La macina di Bettona is an ideal base for, either visiting the many historical towns and villages of Umbria and Southern Tuscany,or for just relaxing by the pool set in the olive grove.
The farmhouse is divided into 3 apartments with the possibility of renting a fourth apartment within the grounds.
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IL Maurilio is a large ground floor apartment,with wheelchair access.The apartment has 2 double bedrooms, one with en suite shower room.There is a second large shower room, suitable for disabled guests.Both bedrooms have french windows opening out on to the garden area leading down to the pool,with a furnished patio for al fresco eating.This patio area is reserved for use by guests staying in Il Maurilio.
The kitchen is fully fitted with an oven/hob,fridge/freezer and dishwasher. The separate dining room/lounge which has maintained many of the original features,is very spacious,and has a double settee bed.
In the front garden there is a BBQ,whilst the pool and children's play area are situated at the bottom of the footpath below the apartment in the olive grove.
|Size||Sleeps up to 7, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car essential, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||1.5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: PERUGIA 18 km, Nearest railway: ASSISI 10 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Log fire|
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (1), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 7|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Swing set|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
|Further details indoors|
This apartment has disabled access and a large shower room equipped for disabled guests.The front garden is flat but there is a gentle slope down to the pool area.
Laundry room with coin operated washing machine and ironing facilities for use by guests(not suitable for wheelchair access).
Equipment for small babies can be requested when booking at no extra charge.
All bedroom,bathroom and kitchen linen provided.
Electricity, gas and water consumption included in price plus end of stay cleaning.
Central heating available at extra cost.
|Further details outdoors|
The farmhouse is set in spacious grounds that are shared by the 3 apartments,however each apartment has its' own entrance and own furnished patio for outdoor eating ,close to the BBQ area.There is a children's play area in the olive grove below the 7m x 15m pool.
The swimming pool is open from approx 25th May to 30th September.2014
Swimming caps must be worn in the pool.
Central heating charged on consumption.
The Umbria region
Umbria, better known as the green heart of Italy has so very much to offer to whoever decides to visit.Be it for a cultural holiday or just a peaceful break away from it all.This region is steeped in history offering the visitor an incredible number of beautiful and historical places to visit and enjoy. Assisi, Todi,Montefalco, Spoleto to name but a few.
The balmy summer evenings are enlivened by the numerous village festas held throughout the region.These festas are great fun for allthe family and all offer great traditional food at reasonable prices.
The etruscan village of Bettona is situated high up on the hill, enclosed within the walls,looking towards Assisi, Perugia and Spello.
Within easy driving distance there are so many things to see and do.
For example, why not eat out, very reasonably at one of the local festas,or just enjoy the music.
Try the medieval festival " Il Mercato dell Gaiete" at Bevagna held in June,Umbria Jazz or Spoleto Festival both held during July or one of the many local festas held in August and September. Try a guided bus trip around Perugia.
Plenty of sports to try in the area Golf, riding, tennis and a little further a field rafting and rock climbing
The village of Passaggio(2km) offers all the services needed to enhance your stay, e.g well stocked supermarket, petrol station, bank, bakery, take away. Assisi, the home of St Francis is just a 15minute drive away, whilst Spello, Bevagna, Perugia,Orvietro as well as many other towns, are all within easy driving distance.