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Lovely spacious villa with large pool and panoramic views near Rome/Viterbo

People11
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Free Wifi
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Large 5 bedroom 3 bathroom villa with large pool mountain views, sleeps 10/11

The house is situated on the slopes of the Cimini mountains, with truly breathtaking views in all directions of rolling countryside and mountains, 10 minutes from the beautiful medieval town of Soriano. It sits surrounded by it's own lawns, meadow, olive groves, fruit trees and nut orchard in a quiet rural location, with masses of space for kids to roam safely to their hearts content. At various times in the Summer you can help yourselves to cherries, apples, figs, giungiole (delicious local fruit), pears, hazelnuts and our own market garden.

It is 20 mins from the medieval papal city of Viterbo, 40 mins from scenic Orvieto, 1 hour from the Tuscan seaside, 2 hours from Florence and an hour north of Rome by car. By train from the nearby station at Orte, you can get to Florence in 2 hrs and Rome in 40 mins. It is situated in beautiful countryside, very similar to neighbouring Umbria and Tuscany but far less touristy. Soriano itself is a very friendly local market town with all the necessary amenities and shops. It sports some excellent yet reasonably priced restaurants. There's lots of good eating in surrounding towns. The area is known for its many thermal springs. Nearby are the Lakes di Vico and Bolsena (great for visiting, eating by the water and swimming/water sports in the summer) and chestnut/beach forests on the Monte Cimini (great for long walks in the mountains). La Fagetta, the summit of the highest Cimini mountain is a 20 minute drive from here with the most spectacular views - a truly magical place in the evenings with it's huge beach trees, carpets of wild flowers and a good restaurant to come down to at the end of it al!

Soriano-Chestnut Festival(Sagra di Castagne): This takes place in the first two weeks of October, which usually sport excellent weather. There are medieval pageants and contests between the quartiere/rione of the town most nights in the main square in Soriano (See photo). The whole community get together to perform, provide typical local food (eaten together in great cellars and halls), joust, and run Soriano's own palio (horse race). This is the best time to get a real feel for the local life and community - a really heartwarming experience - and free chestnuts! This period tends to get booked early.

The house is very spacious with plenty of room for kids ( and adults) to play inside as well as out. There are 4 large double bedrooms and a 5th with bunk beds. There is a further space for sleeping in the large playroom where there is a table tennis table and table football. There is a also a cot bed and a Z bed. We have 2 large communal bathrooms. One has a large modern shower (refurbished this year), the other a lovely truly huge bath. The master has an ensuite bathroom as of 2016. There is also an outside shower by the pool.

We have a huge south facing sun terrace with a covered eating area which has wonderful views across the pool, nut orchards and the Tiber valley to the Appenine mountains beyond. This is a wonderful place to eat long holiday lunches in the shade or in the sun as you wish. In the evenings it is beautifully lit and even nicer for eating al fresco. There is also a lovely covered loggia at the front (with a great view of the Cimini mountains and the castle at Soriano) for a quiet place to read or a late afternoon snooze. It also has a large outside fireplace for cooler evenings.

The pool is large, surrounded by plenty of sunterrace and is also in a great spot (a real sun trap), but also has a lovely view for miles. There is a diving board and convenient steps in for little ones.

We are also 1 hour from the nearest beach of Sant'Agostino if you want a day at the seaside. It is a large and long sandy beach with areas that are managed (where you have to pay) and large unmanaged stretches. The water is clean and very safe for little ones as it only gets deep slowly. There is an excellent and reasonably priced seafood restaurant and number or bars/cafes. The Tuscan coast is 80 mins away - great for a day out. It's a huge space with plenty of bars or restaurants at one end, or a more quiet rural setting at the far end. We go several times a year. The lovely town of Tarquinia (the old Etruscan capital) is very near and definitely worth a visit (for dinner too if you want) before coming back. There's a wonderful fish maket just down the coast at Civitavecchia or the Tuscan coast is a further 45 minutes the other way.

Near Terni, 1 hour towards the central mountains, are the highest waterfalls in Europe - definitely worth a visit.

Lake Bolsena is a 40 minute drive - it is cradled in the crater of a huge (extinct!) supervolcano. Truly spectacular views are to be had all round - there are beaches, watersports, many good restaurants (some on stilts out in the lake) and boats for hire to explore the little islands out in the lake.

Nearby to Bolsena is the famous 'dying town' of Bagnoregio (Bognor Regis!). A truly spectacular and extraordinary medieval citadel on a rocky promontary out into the Tiber valley only accessible by a narrow footbridge. A must see and a great place for lunch. It is gradually being eroded - bits from the edge fall off each year in the rains and plunge hundreds of feet down into the ravine below. We go every holiday!

Proprietor speaks English, French, Italian,and some German.

Local agent Floriana speaks fluent English. She is a local tour guide and can arrange tours for our guests around the medieval heart of Soriano and many other local sites. Her mother provides exellent traditional pasta making lessons - great fun for adults and children alike. She is a mine of information for local travel and activities/sites to visit and for any info you need re getting to Rome etc. We'll give you plenty of info re the local restaurants.

You can see more and contact us via our facebook page (casaglenister).

More Details

Owner
Ingrid or Pete Glenister
Member since: 2007
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks English, French, Italian, My wife also speaks basic German!
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
11 December, 2017

About Ingrid or Pete Glenister

We are Pete and Ingrid Glenister. Above is a photo of our family at our excellent local pizzeria, where any guest of ours will be royally treated by Nereo and Mary - good friends (and neighbours) of ours. The villa is our home in Italy. We love it very much.

We are based in London, but now spend a couple of months a year in our villa restoring and improving her or on holiday with friends.

We both grew up nearby.

I am a qualified doctor, but have given up medecine to become a songwriter and record producer. My wife does the serious work, bringing up our children and working for a local old peoples charity.

We have been renting out the spare time at the villa since 2007.

Ingrid or Pete Glenister purchased this villa in 2003

Why Ingrid or Pete Glenister chose Soriano nel Cimino

We bought the house near Soriano because we had some Italian friends who have a house not far away and they showed us around the area. We loved it straight away as is not at all touristy but only an hour from Rome - our favourite city. We had also had many holidays in nearby Orvieto. So we can stay in a beautiful villa, sample authentic Italian life amd visit Rome whenever we feel like it. You can go by car or by train from Orte (35mins to centre) - you can also get to Orte from Fiumicino airport directly by train which is very convenient for visiting friends.

We now have many friends in and around Soriano - the local people have been very friendly and welcoming to us. We've discovered the local lakes and mountains - also the seaside is now (due to a new fast road) accessible in under an hour, so we go quite a bit.

What makes this villa unique

When we first visited the villa we just loved the peace and quiet, the space and the truly spectacular and ever changing view. We love to eat great food outside with a wonderfull view - we can do that there to our hearts content, (much of it we grow on site!). Giovanni (Floriana's father) will also bring you fresh vegetables from the vegetable gardens when he's got more than he can eat!

We can swim in the pool (which shares the same view) before and after.

It's great place to be if you want to be somewhere fairly quiet, private and beautiful, but want to be able to visit Rome/Florence/Sienna/Orvieto or Viterbo as well. Also it's near the seaside, the lakes the mountains and the thermal springs at Viterbo - so there's always lots to do for both adults and kids if you want to go out for the day.

Mostly though it is a great way to spend some time in a friendly atmosphere, sampling good Italian life without being in a touristy environment. You'll be well looked after by an English/French speaking hostess (Floriana) who is a local tour guide who can point you towards whatever activity you might want to do. She will also provide fully guided tours (she is a qualified tour guide and a mine of local information) to local sites if you want to book her.

It is a large spacious villa with lots of room for kids to play inside (large games room with table tennis and table football) or outside (lots of land and a pool).

Guestbook comments from the owner

'We taken in by the rustic beauty of the villa and it's splendid views. Perfect tranquility here (when kids are not too noisy!!!). Perfect location, surroundings and access to local attractions. Loved the curious but delightful hot springs, the Parco di Mostri, Capodimonte (Pedalos and Motorboat!!)....Could have/ should have done much more - will leave it for next time....Had spent 3 amazing days in Rome before coming here for 9 nights, so just when you think you're all settled and relaxed, it's time to go home :( Kids have loved the pool here - thank you - and have enjoyed all that Rome's surroundings have to offer and wish to return!!!
Sep 2013
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Soriano nel Cimino in Province of Viterbo

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 11
  • pets considered
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mosquito Magnet
  • Parking ...
  • Safe
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 3 - Outdoor Shower
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , Huge bath and lovely views.
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , Recently refurbished completely.
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Ensuite to the master bedroom with large modern shower
  • Bathroom one is upstairs, tastefully decorated in local tiling and has a very large bath with a shower attachment. It has lovely views from the window! The second bathroom is also very large, recently decorated and is situated downstairs, contains a large modern thermostatically controlled shower in a large shower enclosure and also houses the washing machine. Both bathrooms have usual sink, toilet and bidet facilities. The master bedroom has a large ensuite with shower toilet and washbasin.
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • 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 - 2 Child Bed
    Bedroom 6 - 2 Sofa bed/Futon , in games room
  • Master bedroom is beautifully furnished with antiques and original paintings with ensuite bathroom and leads out onto a large loggia/balcony covering 2 sides of the house with a spectacular 360 panorama of pool, rolling countyside , mountains, and the historic town of Soriano with its castle. Upstairs is a further double bedroom with similarly beautiful views and also a children's bedroom with bunk beds and french windows onto the balcony which has the best view in the house! These rooms all lead out onto a very large games room with full sized table tennis table, table-football, in the corner of which there is a raised area with a single mattress and room for a Z bed. Downstairs there are a further 2 large double bedrooms, one with double bed and one with 2 single divan beds which can be made into a large double if necessary. They both have lovely views onto the garden. A travel cot and a Z bed are available for any bedroom.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books ...
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Table Football
  • Game Room ...
  • Games ...
  • MP3 Dock
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Player
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Deck Chairs
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Bicycles
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda ...
  • Porch Furniture
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Terrace
  • 3 bicycles
  • 12 garden chairs
  • 8 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Smoking is not absolutely forbidden but we would prefer if done outside. Although children are welcome you must be aware that the pool area is not enclosed and there are (gated) steps leading down to the pool area, so vigilance is required. The games room is a big bonus for those not so good days . We have a full sized ping-pong table, and a table football table in a large games room upstairs - so plenty to do for kids if it rains (not often in spring and summer!). There is lots of land for the kids (and adults) to explore, open grassy spaces to play or quiet places to relax. There is a first floor loggia with spectacular views. Giovanni who looks after the estate, has a large kitchen garden, and will often let you pick your own fresh vegetables when they come ready! Floriana who will welcome you to the house, is a local tour guide and will tell you all about the many wonderful things to do locally and in Rome. As the house is set in the countryside a car is a necessity.

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average rating of 4.8 based on 23 reviews
5

Amazing holiday Villa

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time here. A family of eight sharing my wife's fortieth birthday. The Villa is amazing. The pool was refreshing, but it was late October! The views are spectacular having evening meals on the rear patio. Florence is only two hours drive away and Rome only just over an hour. Amazing places to visit nearby also. Overall, we had a brilliant time. The weather was a warm 21c most days.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Brilliant holiday in lovely villa.

  • 5 of 5

Casa Glenister is the perfect villa for family holidays. There were ten in our party - 6 adults and 4 children. The villa is very comfortable and well kitted out with all necessary conveniences. The large pool is superb, set in a huge garden, and the views from the terraces are magnificent. There are plenty of interesting places to visit within easy reach including Lake Vico, Lake Bolsena, Orvieto, Viterbo and of course, Rome.

  • Review Submitted: 28-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Perfect villa, perfect location, perfect holiday!

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic stay in Casa Glenister. The villa was great and we spent many an hour in the pool and also in the games room playing table tennis. The kitchen had recently been refurbished and we mostly self catered. The local Coop in Soriano had everything we needed. We did try out the local pizzeria, which was very reasonable also. Flori was really helpful and made some great suggestions for excursions. We went to the sculpture park in Bomarzo, went to the forests (La Faggeta) on the Cimino mountain, the lake at Bolsena, and some of the party took a day trip to Rome. The weather was perfect with a lovely breeze, which meant the heat never became too much. Ingrid and Pete were great at ensuring we had everything we needed to know before we set off, and with Flori being nearby we always felt like we could seek advice or recommendations. I cannot recommend this villa highly enough, and I'm certain we will return again as we felt we had only just scratched the surface of things to do around Soriano.

  • Review Submitted: 25-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Refreshing and relaxing stay

  • 5 of 5

Our family of 7, from age 14 to grandparents, had the good fortune of staying at Casa Glenister in June 2016. After a week visiting big tourist cities it was refreshing to spend the next week relaxing at this beautiful villa.

The location is outstanding with the views, comfortable beds, well stocked kitchen, and we made good use of the games, DVDs and especially the pool.

Floriana was a real treasure with her help. She offered many suggestions of places to visit, which we did and enjoyed. She assisted with our getting a phone card and arranging a taxi. She speaks perfect English.

We recommend having a car, however if you get it in Orte be aware that they do not speak English.

Our favorite place to eat was the local pizzaria, Scacco Matto, wonderful food and the nicest people.

Pete and Ingrid were great to work with in their communication with us.

We would love to come stay here again.

Connie H.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely property but some drawbacks.

  • 4 of 5

Lovely bedrooms and lounge but kitchen was very small for 9 people. Wasn`t very suitable for small children (ours were 2, 3 and 5). We

had to barricade the bars in the play area upstairs as they could squeeze through and fall on to the stairs.Pool and grounds were attractive. The children enjoyed collecting hazelnuts. Unfortunately we could not eat outside in the evening because of mosquitoes.As there was hardly any mosquito protection on the windows or doors it could get very hot and unpleasant particularly in the kitchen.

Floriana was marvellous, very helpful, made a list of places the children might like (they especially liked the `Monster Park`).

We went to Soriano,Viterbo,Orte and also Orvieto which we thought was delightful.(over 50mins according to Google Maps-not 30).

We didn`t realise we even had to cook in bottled water - takes a lot of water for pasta for 9. We found it a nuisance having to collect water all the time.We would have preferred to be told about the water and the 100 euros cleaning fee BEFORE finally booking.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Oct-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: In response I would just like to point out a few points. In regard of the cleaning , it was stated in the information on the Homeaway website that cleaning is charged on arrival. This is normal for this kind of property. I am sorry you didn't find that section - it is less clearly found since the website structure has been changed! We will be at pains to explicitly point it out to future guests. The cooking water issue is very common in this (and many other ) parts of Italy. Here the local water comes from volcanic rocks and therefore requires purification. It is distributed free to all the locals (and so our guests) and so does need to be collected. It means you don't need to buy bottled water. I'm sorry that you struggled with mosquitoes. We normally have very few because of where we are. I'm minded that none of our previous guests have had the same problems, above and beyond what anybody would expect on a mediterranean holiday. When it is hot our previous guests with children have normally eaten outside having taken appropriate precautions, as we do.There are mosquito tablet machines in every room provided free, and pendant insect prevention screnes on both outside doors downstairs. This normally allows very good ventilation of the downstairs area without very unsightly mosquito mesh on the windows. Again I'm afraid nobody has had a problem with the banister over the stairs before, but we will be at pains to address any safety issue regarding children finding their way between them when we visit next week. I'm sorry if this was a worry. We are glad you liked the house, grounds pool and surrounding area.
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5

A lovely relaxing villa, very private rural location, but easy access to surrounding areas.

  • 5 of 5

This is a lovely relaxed villa, in a very private rural location, but superbly placed for easy rail access to Rome and Florence (12 euros for a day ticket to Rome, including public transport in the city) and a short drive to the lovely city of Orvieto. La Faggeta forest and restaurant, just 20 mins drive, were a big hit. A car is essential.

We were a family of 6 adults and 4 kids aged 2-9. The older kids loved the pool, and all enjoyed roaming in the huge garden and climbing the big, very laden cherry tree. There are several different areas to the villa, where we could all spend time together or escape for a bit of peace, so it works well for a big group. The outside covered eating area was a bonus for cover on both those hot days and the couple of heavy downpours we had, and we enjoyed several al-fresco meals taking in the beautiful peaceful countryside and views.

The villa is very well-equipped, and well stocked with books, games, toys and DVDs, and the table football and ping pong were also a hit.

Flori was very warm and welcoming, and a great source of information on the locality via WatsApp , although we were happy to spend a few days just relaxing around the villa and enjoying the family being together.

Having to get bottled water wasn't too much of a problem, as we just refilled the bottles (for free) at the nearby village of Sant' Eutizio. We also discovered a shop selling wine on tap for 1 euro here, sadly on our last day!

All in all, Casa Glenister is a great place for a relaxing family holiday, at a reasonable price, and in a good location for attractions further afield if desired.

  • Review Submitted: 24-Jun-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks Philip for your wonderful review. As you can imagine we've come to love it there. There's so much to do around there as well as just chilling by the pool or going to Rome, lakes or seaside. We were a bit put off by the water thing at first, but then we never drank the tap water in Italy anyway (on holidays previous to having our own place). It's great that the local council provide free purified water - all you have to do is collect it! We hope you'll come and visit us again sometime soon. Regards Pete and Ingrid
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Location

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Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
Rome Fiumicino
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Sant'Eutizio/ Soriano
Nearest Ferry
40 Kilometres
Civitavecchia
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Sutri championship course
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Soriano to Viterbo (local) Orte (fast to Rome)
Nearest Motorway
7 Kilometres
Orte A1 Rome/Florence. SS675 superstrada Viterbo
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Scacco Matto Sant'Eutizio. Many Soriano/Vallerano
Nearest Ski
70 Kilometres
Gran Sasso
Nearest Beach
50 Kilometres
Sant' Agostino/Tarquinia
Car: necessary

The Google map coordinates for our villa are:

Strada Provinciale 33, 420

01038 Soriano nel Cimino VT, Italy

42.411283, 12.286078

That is:

Latitude - Longitude:

42.411283,12.286078

Lat: 42° 24' 40.6182"

Long: 12° 17' 9.8802"

We are situated near Soriano nel Cimino, on the border between Lazio and Umbria near the historic papal city of Viterbo and within easy reach of Rome (one hour's drive away, 35mins by train from Orte). Orvieto, Todi and the Lazio/Tuscany coast and beaches are all short drives away. Hadrian's palace at Tivoli is also an hour away and a brilliant day out - just as extensive and interesting as the forum in Rome.

Florence and Sienna are both under 2 hours by car and less by train.

Soriano is the nearest town. It is an extremely pretty medieval walled town perched on the side of the Monte Cimini, with castle and amazing panoramic views of the Tiber valley and Appenine mountains beyond. It has excellent restaurants and food shops. It has a 12th century castle crowning the old town. Behind it is the summit of the extinct volcano at Fagetta - a magical mountain walk with beautiful views, carpets of wild flowers and a great restaurant at the end of it!

Viterbo has great shopping as of course does Rome. It is also a wonderful historic walled Medieval (and rather undiscovered) city, with papal palace and many places of historic interest. It also sports famous volcanic springs and spas. The Cimini mountains and beautiful Lago di Vico are close by as are Monefiascone and the Lago di Bolsena.

Bolsena is a huge clean lake in the crater of an extinct volcano, great for all watersport activities in the summer with amazing views all around. The town of Bolsena itself is a lovely little town with beach, pedalos and a good fish restaurant on stilts out in the lake! It also has a lovely castle.

The 'dying' city of Bagnoreggio is nearby and a truly spectacular sight. It has been gradually falling into the ravine it is surrounded by - quite an extraordinary sight.

Golf at the world renowned course of Le Querce at Sutri is a 20 minute drive away. It is an ideal location for discovering Rome and then spending time relaxing around the pool, walking in the mountains, and soaking up life in a typical friendly unspoilt but beautiful area.

During the summer months, you will find there are many 'sagra''s (festivals) celebrating local produce e.g. wine, cheese, fish and sausages etc. in local towns and villages and they are a wonderful opportunity to sample the customs and flavours of the area. Soriano in particular has a wonderful medieval chestnut festival in the first 2 weeks of October. The whole town is decorated in period and there are entertaining medieval re-enactments and displays. Great to see a truly Italian community of all ages enjoying itself together without any nod to tourists! Life affirming....

The nearest beaches are 1 hours drive away - S Agostino has an enormous child friendly beach with great beach bars and restaurants. Tarquinia is a beautiful ancient town nearby and a great place to stop off for a visit or a meal on the way back. There are many Etruscan caves to visit here - a tour can be arranged by Floriana!

Other Activities: Thermal baths in and around Viterbo (20 mins), famous Parco di Mostri at Bomarzo (15mins), Villa Lante with it's world famous gardens at Bagnaia (20mins).

Golf: Le Querche golf course is at Sutri, which is roughly 25 mins drive away. It is simply one of the best Golf courses in Italy, and great fun to play! It can be checked out at their website www.golflequerce.it There is also a good course at Tarquinia ,45 mins drive and many around Rome which are around 1 hour or so away.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Soriano nel Cimino, Rome & Lazio

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Easter
24 Mar 2018 - 7 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,080
for 7 nights
£1,080
 
 
Spring 2018
5 May 2018 - 13 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,380
for 7 nights
£1,380
 
 
Summer 2018
14 Jul 2018 - 24 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,980
for 7 nights
£1,980
 
 
Autumn 2018
25 Aug 2018 - 12 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,280
for 7 nights
£1,280
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£380
for 2 nights
From
£150
From
£200
Fri,Sat,Sun
£880
£2,080
 

Additional pricing information

Cleaning fee £80
Refundable Damage Deposit £400

Fully refundable breakage deposit of £400 payable with final payment - receipt provided. This should be paid directly to the owner prior to your holiday. Remaining rental payable 2 weeks in advance of holiday. There will also be a charge of 100 euros for the laundry and cleaning at the beginning of your stay. Should you want your bedding changed each week during your stay there will be a 50 eur

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.
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