Cortona - 43072005
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Farmhouse | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
La Mucchia Casa Vacanze & Art Gallery is located in Tuscany, an area of great historical and artistic interest. The Tuscan vacation house is situated at the foot of Cortona, an ancient Etruscan town, founded by the residents of Umbria about 3,000 years ago. The farmhouse suites hotel is currently divided into 9 luxurious suites with 13 bedrooms and 12 baths, Tuscan style, surrounded by 7,000 square meters of land used for lawn, gardens, olive trees and other services and features. Some of these include parking, a children's play area, a splendid swimming pool surrounded by nature and history, and sun terraces with views of Cortona.
La Mucchia vacation house, being so ideally located for day trips (in the countryside, yet still close to Cortona), should prove the perfect choice for your Tuscany vacation and accommodations. Guests have chosen it as number one out of more than thirty hotels and farmhouses in the Cortona area. Before renting a house for your vacation in Tuscany, read and compare reviews of La Mucchia vacation house on TripAdvisor, where guests freely express their experiences travelling and staying in Tuscany.
Cortona with all kind of shops at 3 km, Camucia at 3 km.
At guests' disposal: Swimming pool 5x10 mt depth 1.5 mt
Parking within the grounds.
La Mucchia Casa Vacanze, being a Tuscan Art Gallery as well, offers guests the opportunity to enjoy original oils painted by talented professional artists, all inspired by the stunning views of Tuscany and Cortona
The house is currently divided into eight apartments. It is surrounded by 7,000 sq. meters (roughly two acres) of land used for lawn, garden and other various services. Some of these services include parking, a play area, swimming pool and rest terraces.
Playground for children.
“La Mucchia casa vacanza & art gallery” is located in the region of Tuscany, an area of great historical and artistic interest. The vacation house is situated at the foot of Cortona, an ancient Etruscan town, founded by the residence of Umbria about 3,000 years ago, even before Rome was established. Cortona is a constant point of reference for travelers and connoisseurs of art. Here you can admire the paintings of Signorelli, a Renaissance inspirer of the great Michelangelo. His paintings are preserved in the Museum Diocesan and in the Church of St. Nicholas. There are many paintings in the town of Cortona, ranging from the middle ages to the twentieth century. Some of these come from art schools like “Senese” and “Fiorentino”, from famous artists like Beato Angelico” up to “Gino Severini” (one of the founders of Futurism). For lovers of Archeology MAEC - Archaeological Museum of Cortona is a must-see, because there are very interesting Etruscan objects preserved there. Some of them include the 'chandelier' and the 'jewels of the Princess'.
Taking the narrow streets of Cortona is like traveling back in time to discover, through the senses, the ancient perfumes, sounds, colors and shapes. The ancient palaces and solemn, beautiful churches are the background to the voices of Toscana; the fantastic smells of the “trattorias” (small typical restaurants) will engulf your senses. The attractions in the city are abundant and varied. Each August the Tuscan Sun Festival is an event of international character, bringing a stream of opera lovers.
The “Archidado” Joust is a medieval costume tournament that is held during the summer through the streets of the city. Inside the buildings there are many exhibitions, such as the exhibition of antique furniture; it is of prime national importance.
Visitors have chosen to spend entire seasons of the year in Cortona and have made it known to people in remote areas through their books. Venture out of the Etruscan walls that surround the city to discover picturesque villages perched on rolling hills. The history of country people has left us Colonial houses, vineyards, olive groves and their culinary crafts. “La Mucchia casa vacanza & art gallery” is located among fields of sunflowers and is very close to highway 71. This links the area to major urban centers, as well as to the Florence – Rome train, to the autostrada del Sole (A1) and the highway Perugia - Siena. From here you reach Siena, Chianti, Umbria and the outlet village of Valdichiana (a modern shopping center where you can find dozens of shops of known fashion designers at discount prices).
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool||Shared outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV|
|Utilities||Microwave, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
|Further details indoors|
UNIT NR. 5 67 M2
This first floor one bedroom suite benefits from the best views of Chiana Valley and Cortona, has an open living area with charming wood burning fireplace. It has a fully equipped kitchen, 1 double bedroom and bathroom. The suite is fully furnished in an authentic Tuscan style.
It has wireless access, TV, DVD player, central air conditioning and heating.
THE UNIT IS FULLY AIR CONDITIONED
Arrival between 16:00 and 20:00
Departure between 09:00 and 10:00
Pool open from 1 June to 30 September
Not included in the rental price and to be paid on the spot:
Heating (on request): according to consumption
Tourist tax (mandatory): 2.00€ per person per day
Included in the rental price:
Bed linen and towels (weekly changed)
The Umbria region
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