House | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
Casa Ilci is a wonderful large 19th century stone country house that sleeps 8 and is located just 10 minutes drive from beautiful medieval Todi, in the Umbrian countryside surrounded by fields of sunflowers, olives and vineyards. The country house lies over 3 floors, with a large picturesque garden, overlooked by a large covered terrace that can seat 8 comfortably, where you can relax and enjoy the incredible sunsets whilst sipping a glass of wine and reflect on the day's activities. Casa Ilci provides the perfect location to explore the many ancient hilltowns of Umbria and Southern Tuscany.
Spaciouis and luminous accommodation spread over 3 floors. The groundfloor consists of entrance and independent apartment to the left. which includes a large double bedroom, bathroom with shower, a large kitchen and salon which include sink and hob, fridge/freezer/washing machine, table and chairs for dining and sofa with TV and fireplace. Particularly beautiful double french doors open out onto the patio and garden.
The first floor comprises to the left a beautiful luminous lounge with 2 sofas, flat screen tv/DVD player. The kitchen and dining room is full of character with archway to divide and comprises cooker, fridge/freezer and two sinks. The dining room has a large feature brick and beamed fireplace, dining table and chairs and beautiful display cabinet. French doors from the dining room lead directly onto the large terrace complete with terrace furniture. Access via wide steps from the terrace leads to the garden.
The second floor consists of two double bedrooms, beautifully furnished, each bedroom has two shuttered windows with wardrobes. One bedrom includes a further single bed, ideal for small children. There is a further bedroom with single bed and open shelf storage. The bathroom on this floor includes a bath, bidet, washbasin and toilet.
2 Fridges/Freezers, 1 full oven, 1 hob, 2 microwaves, washing machine, flat screen LCD TV, DVD player / IPod sound system/
hairdryer, iron/ironing board/, 5 free standing ventilator fans
full kitchen utensils with kettle /toaster / coffee facilities
water, gas, electricity - heating extra
bed linen and towels
parking for 3 cars
Final cleaning 100 euros
AMENITIES CLOSE BY
Horse Riding and trekking
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Perugia 20 minutes - Rome 1.5 hrs, Nearest railway: Todi Ponterio 5 minutes|
|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
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (3), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden|
The Umbria region
Umbria is an enchanting and mystical region which lies next to Tuscany and therefore in a most perfect location in central Italy. Known as the green heart of Italy, the region has a wonderful mixture of panorama, rolling hills covered with vineyards, olive groves and fields upon fields of sunflowers, medieval hill towns dot the landscape, mountains with pine forests and its lakes and waterfalls. Lake Trasimeno is no doubt a mystical lake, a favorite with Italians, where you can take a 15 minute boat ride to reach one of the Islands famous for lacemaking and lovely lakeside restaurants. World famous places such as Assisi, Orvieto, Perugia, Spoleto are just 40 minutes away from Todi. Also Deruta, home to the world famous Renaissance majolica-ceramics, only 20 minutes drive away. Umbrian olive oil is one of Italy's finest and its wines especially the renowned Orvieto Classico bianco, the wonderful Grechetto, a fantastic straw coloured wine and for a strong red, Montefalco Sagrantino will sure to impress the most discerning of wine buffs.
TODI and environ
You will be amazed by its beauty - the piazza is classed as one of the finest in Italy and boasts two palaces, one a museum exhibiting fine art and antiques. There are many fine bars and restaurants to choose from and the many craft shops will be a delight. Todi hosts a very busy events calendar and all through the summer months many varying events take place such as craft and antiques fair, international hot air baloon event, alfresco concerts under the stars, live theatre and shows to name a few. Take a walk around Todi and take in the medieval air and experience the magnificence of the architecture, the churches, especially Basilica di Santa Maria Consolazione, the ambiance ...
Casa Ilci provides a famtastic base from which to discover not to be missed places such as Asissi, Spoleto, Spello, Orvieto and Perugia – all within 45 mins. drive and the wonderful wine areas surrounding Montefalco, Lake Trasimeno and Cortona are 1 hour;s drive. . Located near the E-45 Superstrada close to all Umbrian destinations, and the A-1 Autostrada del Sole to Rome (1.5 hours) and Florence (2 hours), making it that perfect location to explore central Italy and all its rich cultural heritage. The railway station with trains to Perugia and Rome is 5 minutes drive.