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Delightful 19th-Century farmhouse with four double bedrooms, large private pool

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Separate WC's1
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Casa Gelsomino offers a retreat nestled amid rolling hills, with vistas of grapevines, olives and sunflowers. The 19th-century house has been restored using original and new materials: terracotta tiles, chestnut beams and local ironwork. The large pool is in the extensive gardens which surround the house. The brick-built loggia at the front of the house is where you can eat outside but shaded from the summer sun. There's also a big family-size barbecue for a complete al fresco eating experience.

The spacious living room is beautifully furnished with comfortable seating and there's a satellite TV as well as books and games.

The kitchen with island unit is large and also accommodates a dining table which seats eight. There's a dishwasher and fridge freezer. You can access the loggia through French doors in the dining area. In the utility room you'll find the washing machine and a separate WC.

On the first floor is the master bedroom, en-suite bathroom and dressing room with access to a lovely covered private terrazza with views over the garden and surrounding land. Also on this floor are two further bedrooms, one with a double bed, the other has twin beds. There is also a family bathroom.

On the second floor is a large double room which can be made up with a double bed or two twin beds. It has its own bathroom.

More Details

Owner
Maggie
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, Italian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
23 November, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse in Grottazzolina in Province of Fermo

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Ground floor
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , En suite to second floor bedroom
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , En suite to master bedroom
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , Double aspect with walk-in wardrobe
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , Double aspect, dressing room, en suite and private terrazza
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , Double aspect with walk-in wardrobe
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed , Can be twin beds. En-suite bathroom and walk-in wardrobe
  • A cot is available as well as two folding beds for additional young guests sharing the top floor bedroom.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • ski

Reviews

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(3 traveller reviews)

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Delightful 19th-Century farmhouse with four double bedrooms, large private pool
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 3 reviews
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vacances reposantes!! Propriétaires sympas!!

  • 4 of 5

La maison est réellement très sympa et notamment très bien équipée pour une maison de vacances (cuisine++). Il ne manque qu'un micro-ondes (surtout si enfant en bas âge). Les chambres et les salles de bain sont spacieuses. Les fenetres sont toutes équipées de moustiquaires et il y a des ventilateurs dans chaque chambres. La piscine est très bien entretenue et très agréable. Le seul point négatif est les moustiques qui sont très présents autour de la maison (surtout en journée).

Les propriétaires sont très agréables et très disponibles pour répondre à toutes vos questions.

La maison est isolée, vous assurant un calme certain pour vos vacances.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to write and we are very happy that you enjoyed your time at Casa Gelsomino. We will ensure that there is a microwave in the house in future. Thank you for pointing this out. As to the mosquitoes, this year it has been a problem everywhere because the winter was very warm and the spring was very wet so perfect for mosquitoes. C'était un plaisir de vous rencontrer et meilleurs vœux.
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5

Great family vacation at Casa Gelsomino

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed a wonderful couple of weeks in this peaceful farmhouse. The weather was lovely and on slow days we didn't get far from the pool. At other times we made it to the beach and explored some of the local hilltop towns picking up ingredients for Marchigiani meals. The kitchen is well equipped and we also enjoyed grilling. Looking forward to our next visit!

  • Review Submitted: 17-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're so pleased you enjoyed your holiday and I remember you said you loved to cook so I'm happy you discovered some of the great ingredients available nearby. Once again thanks for choosing Casa Gelsomino and we'd be delighted to welcome you again.
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Great house for a family holiday

  • 5 of 5

We booked the house for a family holiday. My sister and her husband and kids and my wife and I and our two. We were really pleased with our decision. The house was clean and well-equipped and the people who look after it were nice and helpful.

The house, garden and pool are all big so there was loads of space for the kids to amuse themselves which meant we could relax too. We barbecued a lot and ate outside. We managed to drag the children away from the pool a couple of times and went to the beach and also to the Frassassi Caves one day when the weather was a bit dodgy. They were fantastic. The pizzas at the local place were great and the kids loved the chocolate ones! Chocolate pizza!? Who knew.

I'd recommend the house for a family holiday and who knows, one day we might be back.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Aug-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was good to meet you and your family and we're happy you enjoyed your holiday at Casa Gelsomino. Those chocolate pizzas!!! See you again I hope.
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Location

Nearest Airport
84 Kilometres
Ancona Falconara
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Grottazzolina
Nearest Ferry
80 Kilometres
Ancona
Nearest Golf
30 Kilometres
Massignano
Nearest Train
24 Kilometres
Porto san Giorgio
Nearest Motorway
24 Kilometres
Porto san Giorgio`
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Grottazzolina
Nearest Ski
50 Kilometres
Sassotetto
Nearest Beach
24 Kilometres
Porto san Giorgio
Car: necessary

Casa Gelsomino is 25 minutes from beaches on the Adriatic Sea, and 40 minutes from hiking trails in the Sibillini National Park.

Many historical attractions can be visited on an easy daytrip: Ascoli Piceno where Anisetta Meletti was first made in 1870 and where you can see the Quintana (jousting tournament) in August; the university town of Macerata home to the famous Sferisterio arena where there are outdoor opera performances in the summer; Urbino, the birthplace of Rafael; Gubbio in Umbria; Arezzo in Tuscany; Assisi and Perugia.

Closer to home you can visit traditional crafts people: a pasta maker in Grottazzolina, cheese makers in nearby Belmonte Piceno, potters at Montottone, and hat makers at Montappone. The area is famous for shoemaking and there are many outlets to visit including Tod's and Loriblu.

The cuisine of Le Marche is varied and delicious, with seafood from the Adriatic, pasta from Campofilone, cheeses from the mountains and wines from across the region. It's easy to find excellent meat locally raised.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday farmhouse in Grottazzolina, Marche

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Mid
28 Apr 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,600
for 7 nights
£1,600
 
 
High
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,850
for 7 nights
£1,850
 
 
Mid
1 Sep 2018 - 29 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,600
for 7 nights
£1,600
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £300

In high season the changeover day is Saturday and at other times we may be able to be flexible.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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