House | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Pianciano is a medieval hamlet nesteld in a huge olive trees estate. Just at 11 kms from Spoleto, Pianciano is the heart of Umbria, close to Assisi, Perugia, Spello, Todi and Valnerina, UNESCO heritage. Easy trip to artistic towns and to naturalistic sites of incredible beauty. The lovely garden offer peace and silence, in an unspoiled valley, all belonging to our same family since more then one century. Casa del Cipresso is a lovely independent apartment, obtained by the accurate restoration of an ancient building. All on ground floor, it offers 3 comfortable bedrooms (2 open on the garden), a well equipped kitchen and a covered airy terrace with a view and on the magnificent Villa Paradiso, a Renaissance villa belonging to the estate. On the shady terrace it is pleasant to dine "al fresco". 2 comfortable bathrooms (1 shower, 1 bathtube). Pool in a pleasant and spectacular position, steam bath. Mountain bikes. Pingpong playroom. Private garden, hammock. Cookery lessons, delicious dinner prepared on request. Barbecue. Nice trattoria at walking distance. Pizza night with pizzas prepared at home. Guided tours. Truffles search. A real taste of secret Umbria!
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||6 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Rome Fiumicino;Rome Ciampino; Perugia S.Egidio 50 km, Nearest railway: Spoleto 11 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Sauna, Log fire, Internet access, Staffed property|
|General||Central heating, TV, Telephone, Table tennis, Games room, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Cots (2), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
The Umbria region
Spoleto is a mediaval town built on Roman ruins. It offers a magic atmosphere and , since 1950, is the location of the world famous Festival of the Two Worlds (end of June-July). A unique opportunity for opera, music, theatre and ballet lovers. All around Spoleto, several cities which hold art treasures, such as Spello, Assisi, Bevagna, Montefalco, Perugia (all in half an hour distance). As well as its cultural richness, Spoleto offers naturalistic itineraries and is close to several national and regional parks. Ideal also for trekking, biking and horse riding. Lovely Valnerina, UNESCO Heritage Site, is at a distance of 20 minutes, as well as the Marmore Falls. Lovely food and wine make a visit to Umbria unforgettable.
Nestled in a huge private estate, Pianciano offers peace and quietness all over the year. During spring and autumn, ideal for excursions and tourism; summer for relaxing lazy days; winter for wineries tours, cookery lessons and relaxing evenings near the fireplace. Pianciano offers the special atmosphere of the Italian antique hamlets.