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Perfectly located villa with private pool and airconditioning: car not essential

People9
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms2
Space 2,152 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Sleeps up to 9 guests in 5 bedrooms, wi-fi internet, high value for money

Dating back to the 19th century, the welcoming Villa Primula is the perfect choice for all those who want to live the real charme of Tuscany without the need of relying constantly on a car while on holiday. Sleeping up to 9 guests in 5 bedrooms and benefitting from a beautiful private pool, the villa is set just next to the famous Cortona within the traditional town of Camucia with its shops, bars, restaurants and train station.

Villa Primula simply ticks all the boxes for a perfect holiday: attractive interiors with antique furniture, large private gardens, private swimming pool, seclusion, air-conditioning, wi-fi internet, village location just steps from shops and unbeatable value for money.

The villa is set over 2 floors, was purposedly built as a residence for a local noble family, and is surrounded by fenced gardens providing total privacy, trees and flowers.

On the ground floor there is a spacious air-conditioned lounge together with a separate fully equipped kitchen (with fireplace), a bedroom with a single bed and a family shower room.

Upstairs there are 4 beautifully decorated and air-conditioned bedrooms (3 doubles and 1 twin) and a family bathroom. The twin bedrom has access to a private terrace providing lovely views over the garden. A further, pleasant, seating area opening onto a 'Juliet balcony' is available at this level.

The whole villa has been carefully restored to retain its traditional carachter yet offering all the most modern comforts and extras such air-conditioning, wi-fi internet and a useful private swimming pool.

The private swimming pool (available from the 15th of April until the 15th of October) is surrounded by manicured gardens and lush trees providing shade during the hottest hours of the day: it is the ideal place to relax after a day exploring the Tuscan countryside. Take a refreshing dip, or taste a glass of wine comfortably sitting on the provided sunbeds: the real atmosphere of Tuscany and the breeze will caresse you. The swimming pool has been cleverly designed to feature also a seating space and jacuzzi jets: you will have your own hydromassage bath under the Tuscan sun!

PLEASE NOTE: The small outbuilding in the garden is used as a storage room by the cleaners, therefore noone will share the grounds or the pool of the villa with our guests.

More Details

Property Manager
Posarelli Villas
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Swedish, Greek, Finnish
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
20 September, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

We stayed in Villa Primula with a group of 10 people, including a little baby and simply loved everything about our stay. We had a slight miscommunication regarding check in and getting the keys, but the problem was solved within minutes by the owner after we texted him. The villa was beautiful - although a little cold the night we arrived - and we really enjoyed the privacy it offered, even though it is located so close to everything. Ten minute walk to the train station and to the supermarket, two minutes from the nearest restaurant, you could by tickets two the bus to Cortona from around the corner and get to the bus in five minutes... We had considered renting a car during our stay, but quickly realized it really wasn't necessary. The pool are was very nice and a great place to relax. All in all the owner made us feel very welcome and well taken care off and it was an extremely wonderful week in Camucia and Cortona and we will definitely be back someday!
Mar 2016
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Camucia in Province of Arezzo

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2152 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 08:00
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • Min. age of primary renter: 0
  • Parties/events not allowed
Location Type:
  • rural
  • town
  • village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 9 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Single Bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • forests
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

4.7/5 -
(3 traveller reviews)

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Perfectly located villa with private pool and airconditioning: car not essential
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 4 reviews
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Review for stay from 08 July 2017 to 22 July 2017

  • 4 of 5

Très agréable villa dans un lieu sublime. Le village de Cortone est magnifique de même que les villes de Sienne, Perouse et Arezzo, rapidement accessibles. Il faut toutefois prévoir de se protéger des moustiques, très nombreux et savoir que la facture d'électricité est un peu salée (notamment à cause de la climatisation présente dans l'ensemble de la maison)

De très bons souvenirs au final

Très belle destination

  • Review Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Posarelli Villas
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Large Beautiful Old Home

  • 5 of 5

The location of the home was very convenient to restaurants and shopping, but far enough to be very quiet. It is a large home with plenty of room for several families. It was very clean and well stocked. The decor is charming and reflects the period of time when the home was built. Check in was extremely easy. We didn't get a chance to use the pool because we were there in April, so it was too cold. The only drawback was the electricity. We were surprised by the amount he charges for electricity. We were there for 4 nights, about 1 hour at night and 1 hour in the morning. The charge for the electricity was 29eur. But, I would definitely recommend this home.

  • Review Submitted: May 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Annette, good morning from Tuscany! Many thanks for your lovely review. We are delighted to see that your stay was enjoyable: at Posarelli Villas we all work hard to ensure unforgettable holidays at the best rates on the market. Concerning electric usage, probably the surplus was due to an use of electrical heaters, but of course we will check with the owners. We are looking forward to welcoming you soon again in one of our properties! Best regards Daniele - Posarelli Villas
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Es war ein wunderschöner Urlaub

  • 5 of 5

Wir haben uns sehr wohl gefühlt und wir können diese Villa jeden empfehlen.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Train
500 Metres
Camucia
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
Camucia
Car: not necessary

Our villa is ideally located within the pretty village of Camucia, just below the famous Cortona. This is the perfect place for all those people that don't want to rely constantly on a car while on holiday: the village offers excellent restaurants, shops as well as a train station all within easy walking distance from the property. Enjoy a walk through the square on thursday to see the market, taste a fantastic pizza or catch a train to visit Florence, Siena, Rome..: Camucia is the perfect base for a turly Tuscan holiday. Additionally the Lake Trasimeno, with beaches and sunbathing opportunities, is just 15 minutes drive away.

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Prices & Availability

Notes

  • Local Tax: 1,5 € per person/per day for the first 4 days of stay (not applicable to children under 12 years).

    The weekly rate for linen change applies only to stays longer than a week.

    Arrival between 16:00 and 19:00
    Departure between 08:00 and 10:00

    Pool open from 16 April to 15 October

    Not included in the rental price and to be paid on the spot:
    Final Cleaning (mandatory): 160.00€
    Maid service (on request): 15.00€ per hour
    Refundable security deposit in cash (mandatory): 300.00€
    Electricity (mandatory): 0.40€ per kWh
    Heating: 1.50€ per cubic meter
    Wood (on request): 0.20€ per kg
    Tourist tax (mandatory): 2.00€ per person per day

    Included in the rental price:
    Bed Linen and Towels (initial set)
    Internet Wifi
    Babycot
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