House | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5
VILLINO is a romantic , pretty cottage: an ideal spot for both families with children and couples. . Number of beds: 5. You'll enjoy staying at VILLINO after a whole day' strolling in Rome, visiting museums or monuments. Free Internet access, TV-SAT, etc.. Location is very well linked to Rome. Buses stop at 100 mts, so you do not need a car. Drugstore at 100 mts, just opposite the bus stop. And you could have a free dinner upon your arrival, if it is too late for the restaurant.... Breakfast at very reasonable prices, on demand.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Fregene 30 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Fiumicino 30 km, Nearest railway: Roma termini|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Telephone, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (1), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Shared garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
It is the dependence of our small villa, so you are independent but not isolated. It is a cosy cottage at the Roman countryside, only 9 kms from Rome. Wooden ceiling in all rooms. The house is surrounded by a garden. On the left, there is guests' house. On the right, there is owner's house.
Bedroom with a big bed for 2, + one living room with kitchen corner and a double sofa for 2..
5th bed and 1 cot for children available. Fireplace, satellite tv and wide bathroom with toilet, shower and washing machine. Free Internet access. Outside space with table and chairs in the garden, under a bower.. Free wood for fireplace, in winter. Air-conditioned. Italian Breakfast available, in the garden June- September on request.
|Further details outdoors|
Garage under the house. Park area : Parco di Veio (Veio was en etruscan town) . Archaelogical sites. At 7 kms, Sacrofano village, with a small medieval centre. Or, at 30 kms, the wonderful Calcata village (read NEW YORK TIMES, january 2007, "TRAVEL" section ) .
At 30-35 kms (less than half a hour), Bracciano lake (castle). If you prefer seaside, have a swim at Fregene beach. Or - if you want go further - Santa Severa (45 minutes from home) with a wonderful castle on the beach...
On tuesday and saturday, street market at Prima Porta, 5 minutes from home. On sunday, big market in Porta Portese (near Rome Trastevere)..
Garden shared with the owners.
Prices include: gaz, water, electricity, towels, bed linen, air conditioning, final cleaning. Dinner offered , in case of late arrival (after 19.30, but before 24.00 please!).
The Lazio region
Our house is located in a Park area (Veio park) . Veio was an etruscan town and you have a lot of interesting places in the area, i.e. Calcata, Bracciano lake, etc. But of course you'll have at hand Rome and its monuments, just at 20-30 minutes by bus or train.
You can also reach the seaside in half an hour (Fregene beach, Santa Severa castle beach, etc..) or have a swim at the lakes...
Sacrofano montecaminetto is a tiny, delicious suburb north of Rome, very well linked to the capital: you can reach ROME downtown in 20 minutes by train, to PIAZZALE FLAMINIO. From there, you can walk anywhere. Piazza di Spagna is only 5 minutes' walk. Other connexions - to Colosseo for ex. - are just there: underground line "a" is just opposite the station.
Typical restaurants and "trattoria" in Rome: a list of places guaranteed by the owner , and typical restaurants in Sacrofano (medieval style).