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8 Bedroomed Gated Villa In Private Grounds With Pool And Tennis Court

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Property

Updated: 19-Mar-2017
  • Sleeps 16
  • 8 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the property

Exceptionally Large Villa In Fabulous Private Grounds close to small town

Beautiful and extremely LARGE Villa in fact huge set in private, gated grounds and within walking distance to small town of Trestina. Sleeping up to 15 (16) people, this amazing Villa consists of a total of 8 bedrooms of which 7 double bedrooms, and one single bedroom together with 5 bathrooms and set over 4 floors.

3 of these bedrooms together with 1 of the bathrooms are situated in a separate upstairs apartment (originally the caretakers apartment) which however, is accessed via the main house and hence is part of the main structure.

The rooms are all exceptionally large and very spacious and most of the rooms have their own terrace or balcony.

There is a great swimming pool with gate so very safe also for the youngest and with diving board at one end and shallow end at the other. The pool area has its own gate and hence is also very safe for small children.

Also you have your own private outdoor tennis court one level below the property and there is a full sized pool table situated on the second floor of the Villa as well as bridge table, so plenty of things to do and to enjoy also if the weather is not as good as you may wish or if you have had enough of lounging by the pool.

The entire Villa is set in some private parklands (the grounds are very large) making it very private and all this within walking distance to the small town of Trestina

There are ample terraces, some which lead directly off many of the bedrooms, as well as several very spacious terraces where you can all enjoy time together. The property is exceptionally large and gives plenty of scope to either spend time together as a group or apart whichever you should fancy, space is not an issue at this villa.

The grounds are very well kept with many lovely plants and parkland in which the owner keeps a bread of small dear. There is plenty of parking for any number of cars, and all of this within a 15 minute walk into the small town of Trestina where you will find several bars and some restaurants as well as supermarkets, banks and much more.

A great Villa for the whole family or friends a great property for all age groups to enjoy time together as a group as well as giving you privacy when you want it.

The area is amazing with many wonderful places to visit such as Città di Castello, Arezzo, Perugia, Gubbio, Assisi, Cortona and many more.

And should you or the kids want to be more active there is horse riding near by a great canoe club in Città di Castello, walking, sailing on lake Trasimeno and so much more.

The perfect Villa and location for a very special holiday.

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About the Owner

Maria
Member since: 2005
Speaks English, German, Italian, Swedish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
19 March, 2017

Why Maria chose Citta di Castello area

Very pretty and exceptionally large property set in lovely gated and very private grounds with splendid views of the unspoiled umbrian countryside, yet within very easy access to small and very traditional town with all amenities and just a short drive away from all the main tourist attractions.

You will love this property since it combines PRIVACY within large grounds, it is very SAFE also for young children as the property is GATED and there is another separate gate to the pool area, and at the same time the villa is within easy access to the small town of Trestina, you can walk it, and within easy access to some of the most spectacular sites of the region.

What makes this villa unique

Great and very private property with gates and hence very secure. Large garden with many mature plants and which has been very well looked after. Fantastic swimming pool with decking and a lot of space around it. There is a good tennis court which is usually a hit with everybody. The Swimming pool has its own little gate so very safe also for young children. The property is set within stunning scenery with lovely views, yet is within easy access to a small town (5 minute drive or 15 minute walk) and all it's amenities as well as bars and restaurants. Furthermore, this part of Umbria is truly wonderful and still very traditional and should you be able to tear yourselves away from the pool there are many wonderful places to visit just around the corner. Also there are many great and very reasonably priced restaurants in the area offering very good local cuisine.

The perfect place from which to discover this wonderful part of Italy.

4 Reviews

4.8/5 -
(4 traveller reviews)

5

Terrific place lovely location

  • 5 of 5

The house was huge and spacious enough to allow our group privacy with great together areas such as the large veranda where we ate every meal. The kitchen and utility room are large enough for a large group to cook together which is something that we really enjoyed.

The bedrooms were cool in temperature and almost all of them had private terraces or balconies which was great. Even better was the fact that each bedroom had a private bathroom so there was no queuing and arguments over teenage mess. The pool area was lovely and also it was good that it was gated so secure for the real youngsters.

The location was excellent for Citta do castellol Assisi, Perugia and also a day trip to Rome by train for just 20 euros. Try that in London......

Trestina itself was very nice with a number of bars and restaurants that were great value especially the ice creams. The hike back to the villa was a bit steep but good exercise and we drove sometimes even though it is not far.

great place and good value for money. I would recommend it.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 12, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Great villa in lovely location

  • 5 of 5

A smashing villa in a good location walking distance to small town which some of the younger members really liked. Plenty.of room in fact the property is enormous and well appointed, if a little basic. Great, clean pool & fun facilities (pool table, tennis court). 13 adults & a two year old had a wonderful time. There is a steep drive to the villa but it's not a problem- we all drove it easily & it's a proper road used by other villas in the area. A little bit of info on local amenities would have been useful

Small moans though, it's great! And part of the property is also an enclosure where the owner keeps a small variety of deer which our little one thought was great. Very much enjoyed our stay.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 13, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Point taken and will have full handbook available with local amenities for the next season. Thanks for your input.
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4

Spot on - good holiday for the price

  • 4 of 5

The property was exactly as advertising stated (we have been to places where photos looked good but missed out the autostrada 200m the other way!), the linen, towels and bedding was clean and good with weekend replacement, villa was kept clean (did not have to clean the floors when we arrived) and everybody had a good time. The pool was kept top quality and was private, loads of space for our family and friends, and we had good TV and games inside. The owners were only 15 minutes drive away so if we needed anything then a call was all that was needed. Internet wifi was available only 10 minutes walk away.

Great thing was that we were two families sharing and it was a great holiday for a low shared price. Not brand new internal fittings but that was fine.

The area was lovely and quiet, lots of lovely towns within 30 minutes drive and we loved Perugia. Would recommend this to anybody who wants a quiet, rural Umbrian holiday where you can go out and eat good local food and wines for under 15 euros a head. Try that in London!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 11, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Had a great time - great location and facilities

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in July 2012 and had two excellent weeks at this lovely villa. It is only 3 minutes drive from the town of Trestina (bars, restaurants, supermarket, station etc) but is completely isolated in the countryside with sweeping views of the valley towards Morra. The villa is very large and suited us with several generations staying as there were several lounges/play areas and great space for the kids to play. Having a private football pitch seemed ridiculous but was fabulous for all kinds of games. Good pool too. Enjoy!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 8, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

From the Owner

Very pretty and exceptionally large property set in lovely gated and very private grounds with splendid views of the unspoiled umbrian countryside, yet within very easy access to small and very traditional town with all amenities and just a short drive away from all the main tourist attractions. You will love this property since it combines PRIVACY within large grounds, it is very SAFE also for young children as the property is GATED and there is another separate gate to the pool area, and at the same time the villa is within easy access to the small town of Trestina, you can walk it, and within easy access to some of the most spectacular sites of the region.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Perugia airport (Francesco d'Assis), 45 min drive at 45 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : At least 6 bars in Trestina, and 2 restaurants at 0.5 Kilometres Nearest Ferry : Ancona at 140 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Pierantonio, Antognolla at 15 Kilometres Nearest Train : Trestina, train between Sansepolcro and Perugia at 4 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : Trestina E45, main artery north to south at 10 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Many in Trestina and surroundings at 0.5 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Fano, however within 1hr 40min at 120 Kilometres Car: recommended

The small town of Trestina (walking distance from Villa) is situated between Citta di Castello and Umbertide both approx. 15 minutes drive away.

Trestina is situated in an agricultural area which used to live of predominantly tobacco farming. The area is very pretty and still very traditional with beautiful country side and very close to a plethora of wonderful places to visit. The river Tiber runs through the town of Trestina and Citta di Castello is a very pretty medieval city with some lovely sites and churches, a great piazza, lots of festivals during the summer months and a very good market twice a week. Citta di Castello also houses the Burri collection (a modern art collection by the artist Burri who was born in Citta' di Castello).

The area is called the Upper Tiber Valley and is very beautiful and still very unspoiled. Being right on the Umbrian / Tuscan border you are able to easily visit both of these areas. With Arezzo close by, Perugia to the south, Lake Trasimeno 30 minutes away, Montone (said to be one of the most beautiful hilltop villages in Italy close by), Cortona and Castiglion Fiorentino 30 minutes drive away.

The Upper Tiber Valley is a stunning part of Italy with many wonderful places to visit, great food to be had, a fantastic climate and all at reasonable prices.

The fact that the property is at a walking distance from the small town of Trestina is great for those of you who would like to perhaps go out in the evenings and have a glass of wine or two without having to worry about driving, There are several nice bars in town as well as a couple of restaurants as well as all the normal amenities such as supermarkets, shops, banks, postoffice and the train station with trains running between Perugia and Sansepolcro in Tuscany. A great place from which to explore both of these areas.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Spring
13 May 2017 - 3 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,061
for 7 nights
£2,061
 
 
Summer
4 Jun 2017 - 1 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,300
for 7 nights
£2,300
 
 
Summer 1
2 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,499
for 7 nights
£2,499
 
 
High Season
22 Jul 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,650
for 7 nights
£2,650
 
Notes: Rates are based on 15 guests; add £30 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Summer
27 Aug 2017 - 16 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,300
for 7 nights
£2,300
 
 
High Season ' 18
21 Jul 2018 - 25 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,850
for 7 nights
£2,850
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£2,350
for 7 nights
£2,350
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £300

EARLY BIRD DISCOUNTS of up to 10% may be given on bookings taken before Christmas for the next season.

In July and August the prices are quoted per week in Euros and at an occupancy of up to 15 persons. Where the property is rented at a lower or higher occupancy prices may be adjusted.
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Included in your payment is all linen and towels, which will be changed once per week usually on a Saturday, as well as Gas, Electricity and Water. Also included is usage of Wifi internet at no extra charge
Cleaning at the end of your stay will be charged at euros 12 per person with a minimum charge of euros 50 and may be subtracted from your security deposit. This will need to be clarified upon arrival.

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Facilities

From the Owner

Great and very private property with gates and hence very secure. Large garden with many mature plants and which has been very well looked after. Fantastic swimming pool with decking and a lot of space around it. There is a good tennis court which is usually a hit with everybody. The Swimming pool has its own little gate so very safe also for young children. The property is set within stunning scenery with lovely views, yet is within easy access to a small town (5 minute drive or 15 minute walk) and all it's amenities as well as bars and restaurants. Furthermore, this part of Umbria is truly wonderful and still very traditional and should you be able to tear yourselves away from the pool there are many wonderful places to visit just around the corner. Also there are many great and very reasonably priced restaurants in the area offering very good local cuisine. The perfect place from which to discover this wonderful part of Italy.

Property Type

  • villa

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Fireplace ...
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television ...

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool ...

Onsite Services

  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • children welcome ...
  • pets considered ...
  • smoking allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • city centre
  • mountain
  • rural
  • town
  • village

Attractions

  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours

Leisure Activities

  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • hunting small game
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Floor Area

  • 300 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet, ensuite
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet, ensuite
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Bidet, ensuite
  • Bathroom 4 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Bidet, ensuite
  • Bathroom 5 - Toilet, Downstairs cloak room situated next to sitting room.
  • All bathrooms are of a very good size and most of the bathrooms are tiled throughout. 4 of the double master bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms. And one of the doubles has its own designated bathroom which however is separate. On the entrance level, ground floor, just next to the sitting room is a large cloak room with toilet.

Bedrooms

  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Bedroom 5 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed, 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Bedroom 6 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Bedroom 7 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 8 - 1 Single Bed
  • All double bedrooms are of a very good size and some of them are in fact huge, several of the bedrooms have their own private terrace or balcony where guests may spend time away from the group if they should so wish. There are 3 master bedrooms with double beds, two of which are full en-suite bathrooms with tubs and one with en-suite shower room. There is a further double bedded room with en suite shower room. Another double bedded room with separate bathroom and two further double bedrooms. Hence there are in total 2 double bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms with tubs. 2 double bedrooms with en-suite shower rooms. 1 double bedroom with separate bathroom. And 2 double bedrooms sharing a large bathroom

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda
  • Tennis ...
  • Terrace
  • 14 garden chairs

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • Entrance through large electric gates onto drive leading to the entrance of the property. Entrance into hall and large sitting room with bar at one end and seating with open fireplace at the other. Large doors leading to the lovely grounds of the property. One WC, cloakroom. Up a set of stairs you will find the sizeable kitchen which is well equipped and efficient with open, waist-high barbecue fireplace, fridge/freezer, cooker, oven and dishwasher, and laundry room off to the side. On the same floor there is also the large dining room leading onto a lovely furnished terrace for outside dining. Up some stairs there are two double bedrooms with en-suite full sized bathrooms and both with their own private terrace/balcony. Up some steps you will reach the pool room as well as two further double bedrooms both with en-suite shower rooms. Another set of stairs and you have reached one more double bedroom and shower room.

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