Enchanting Stone Villa, Ex Abbey, Pool, Stunning Views
Located In A Strategically Position Near To Medieval Towns
Sleeps 18 (6 Bedrooms)
A unique and magical aura surrounds this villa. Set in the rolling hills of Umbria, Villa La Castellana is surrounded by undulating fields of sunflowers, grape vines, and olive and fruit trees. It offers privacy, relax and total peace. The strategical position in centre of Umbria is convenient to major highways so the ancient medieval towns of Umbria and Tuscany can be explored at leisure. Both Perugia and Assisi can be seen in the distance, while Todi, Gubbio, Spoleto, and Orvieto are less than half or an hour's drive. Going north to Tuscany, you can reach Florence within two hours. If your interest lies in sampling the famous Brunello wines of Monalcino, the Vino Nobile of Montepulciano, and Pecorino cheese of Pienza, these Tuscan towns are within an hour's drive. This lovingly restored 16th century friar's abbey with its own choir hall has been expanded to create a charming country retreat. The dinners at the long friar's table will give you unforgettable memories.
Main house 8+2:
Bedroom 1 with king bed, bunk bed and bathroom en-suite
Bedroom 2 with king bed with bathroom en-suite.
Bedroom 3 with king bed with bathroom en-suite.
Bedroom 4 with 2 twin beds.
Guest's house with 2 bedrooms+2 bath ensuite+2 kitchen
All bedrooms have bathroom en-suite with shower or bath.
Equipped for the most demanding cook. Double oven-double fridge, microwave, freezer, dishwasher, toaster, mixer and cooker.The modern, well-equipped main kitchen downstair will delight gourmet cooks as well as those wanting to fix a simple meal.
TV satellite, CD player and books.
The dining friar’s Choir hall of 100 sq.m. large is that today survives of the ancient abbey and under its vaults ceiling allows the guests to enjoy with fresh dinners around the long friars table in a atmosphere of the good old days
Upstairs 2nd living.
Cottage 1 and 2 are identical with living room with table and 2 sofa beds separate, with a heavy curtain, from the sleeping zone equipped with a king bed, separate kitchen and bathroom.
Cottage 1 has 2+2 beds
Cottage 2 has 2+2 beds
Linen and towels provided and change on Saturday. Extra change can be arranged for 10 euros. Maid on request 10 euros per hour.
Barbecue, Private Pool.
Dishwasher, Fridge/Freezer, Hob/Stove, Iron, Microwave, Oven, Tumble Dryer, Washing Machine.
Central Heating, Cot, Room Fans, Satellite.
Swimming pool 12x6m 35x18f with a zone suitable for children. BBQ, patio with wide long table 18 people, gazebo, fireplace, beach bed, umbrella and tables. Garden 7000 sq.m. with olive groves and vineyard.
In addition to the main house, with 4 bedrooms and 3 baths en suite, there is a duplex cottage adjacent to the pool area. The cottage's two studios each has a delightful small kitchen and nice bathroom with shower. In high season the main house and adjacent cottage must be rented together. In low season, each can be rented independently.
Important notes on accommodation
Pool suitable for children. Gazebo, patio with cotto arcs and gym inside 120 sqm, Laundry. Security deposit 800 euros. Facilities included are linen, towels, electricity, water and gas in the summer. Gym 10 euros per day Heating on a counter (meter). Washing machine free up to 5 washings, 5 euros thereafter. On request: Maid service 10 euros per hour. Cook 27 euros per person. 3 Cots free
|Rental Period||Per Night||Per Week||Per Month||Min. Stay (Nights)|
|23 March 2013 - 8 June 2013||€ 3200.00||3|
|6 April 2013 - 13 April 2013||€ 2600.00||7|
|13 April 2013 - 20 April 2013||€ 2600.00||7|
|20 April 2013 - 27 April 2013||€ 2600.00||7|
|27 April 2013 - 4 May 2013||€ 2600.00||7|
|4 May 2013 - 11 May 2013||€ 2600.00||7|
|11 May 2013 - 18 May 2013||€ 2900.00||7|
|18 May 2013 - 25 May 2013||€ 2900.00||7|
|25 May 2013 - 1 June 2013||€ 2900.00||7|
|1 June 2013 - 8 June 2013||€ 3200.00||7|
|8 June 2013 - 15 June 2013||€ 3200.00||7|
|8 June 2013 - 24 August 2013||€ 3900.00||7|
|15 June 2013 - 22 June 2013||€ 3900.00||7|
|22 June 2013 - 29 June 2013||€ 3900.00||7|
|29 June 2013 - 31 August 2013||€ 3900.00||7|
|24 August 2013 - 21 September 2013||€ 3200.00||3|
|31 August 2013 - 28 September 2013||€ 3200.00||7|
|21 September 2013 - 26 October 2013||€ 2900.00||3|
|26 October 2013 - 24 December 2013||€ 2600.00||3|
|24 December 2013 - 2 January 2014||€ 3900.00||-|
|2 January 2014 - 2 May 2014||€ 2600.00||-|
|3 May 2014 - 31 May 2014||€ 2900.00||-|
|31 May 2014 - 28 June 2014||€ 3200.00||7|
|28 June 2014 - 23 August 2014||€ 3900.00||7|
|23 August 2014 - 27 September 2014||€ 3200.00||7|
|27 September 2014 - 1 November 2014||€ 2900.00||-|
|1 November 2014 - 23 December 2014||€ 2600.00||-|
|24 December 2014 - 1 January 2015||€ 3500.00||-|
|2 January 2015 - 25 April 2015||€ 2600.00||-|
|25 April 2015 - 30 May 2015||€ 2900.00||-|
Notes on prices
Prices are per week, villa and cottages in exclusive. Book this year for the next and save 10% discount. During low season it is possible to rent cottages and villa separately. The price includes linen, electricity, water, gas, washing machine 5 per week. The prices don't include heating on counter. On request: chef with tasty dishes for alfresco dinner 25 euro per person, maid 10 euro/h. Special:10% discount 2-23 April + 1May-11June 2013.
Changeover Saturday. Arrival after 5pm. Departure within 9.30am.
Caution for deposit damage is 800 euro at arrival, refundable after check out.
About the area
6km to nearest international golf course with 18 holes. Ask for details.
Special Interest Holidays
Horse riding courses available far 1km with big discount for our guests. Tennis is at 2km. Walking in the fields around the villa. Rent bike.
How to get there
Rome and Florence airport 150km. Ancona airport 140km. Perugia airport 25 km, direct from Stansted UK.
Perugia 12km, Assisi - Spello 24km. Todi 30km. Orvieto, Gubbio, Spoeto 40km. Seina, Montalcino, Montepulciano 1˝ hour, Rome and Florence 2 hours.
Horse riding 1km, tennis and markets 2km, shops and restaurants 3km, typical foods in the village during the summer festivals.
Close the villa at 2-5km there are 3 restaurant that we warming suggest for the excellent typical dishes, the wonderful landescape and the low prices
Whether you're a history buff or an ascetic, you'll love the atmosphere of peace and tranquility that pervades this vacation villa in Umbria, once an abbey. Spend the day making a pilgrimage to Assisi or conquering the sights of Perugia—then return to this South Perugia villa rental and cloister yourself beneath the vaulted ceilings of an ancient choir hall. Alternately, you can walk the gardens or take a refreshing swim in the pool at this unique Italian holiday home. Whether you're on a pilgrimage of peace or tracing the history of war, this villa for rent is the perfect place to immerse yourself in the experience. ...from Joy New Zeland
This house is amazing, I wish I didn’t have to leave’ – Max
‘We enjoyed every minute of our stay in this magnificent house, family Ratuson will be back’ – Iceland
‘Grazie, grazie, grazie! So lovely here, a wonderful place, I want to come back’ - Graham
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