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Luxury Villa With Superb Infinity Pool And Stunning Country Views To Mountains

Overview

Property

Updated: 10-Nov-2016
Villa and Apartment in Cossignano, Ascoli Piceno, Le Marche, Italy - Secluded Location Yet Only 5 Minutes From Cossignano And Under 30 Minutes From Safe Beaches

Casa Collina with its commanding position and astounding views was totally restored in 2010 incorporating a mixture of modern and traditional features. Located down a private drive the Villa is secluded yet only 400mtrs from the beautiful village of Cossignano with its local shops and bars. You need never travel far but the superb beaches and buzzing holiday resorts are less than thirty minutes away or the peace and beauty of National Parks less than an hour away. Although totally integrated Casa Collina provides dual accommodation which makes it ideal for two families sharing. Choose your dining areas or let the kids have their own lounge knowing that the air con in all bedrooms will let you sleep well and cool at night. The superb south facing infinity pool with its marble surround paving includes a long shallow pool for young children. A separate playroom houses a table tennis and there is outside cooking facility. Casa Collina allows you to relax or play in your well earned break.

  • Sleeps 11
  • 5 Bedrooms
  • 6 Bathrooms, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

We are UK based and having owned a villa in Spain were looking for something different for our retirement and our family enjoyment. We chose Italy and on visiting the Marche region were impressed with its beauty, stunning beaches, interesting sites and numerous activities. Finally the people in our village who are all so friendly.

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Guestbook comments from the owner

An amazing beautifully thought out house in the most spectacular setting ever!!

Happy memories of little people having great fun in the pool and meals on the terraces-Gemma,Paul+boys

Another Fantastic time-Andy

Lovely surroundings-great views-lovely people. Went to great cookery course locally. Evans & Grays
Dec 2012
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3 Reviews

4.7
based on 3 holidaymaker reviews

5

Fabulous!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this house as two families of four and absolutely loved it! The house is large and spacious and has everything you could possibly need. It is positioned in a quiet and peaceful location and the views are just stunning. We would have quite happily tucked ourselves away there for the full two weeks! However, visits to the surrounding villages and towns where the locals are very welcoming are a must and we were lucky enough to have (by chance!) picked the festival period to go, adding that extra bit of fun and fervour to our stay. A trip to the mountains is an hour away, the beach is about half an hour, and a visit to the local Fiorano vineyard offers wine tasting opportunities where the owners are lovely and the wine is extremely good! .. Yay! Obviously a car is a must. We have come home feeling relaxed, refreshed and longing for more! The owners, Colin and Sue have been really friendly and approachable and have offered some good advice and suggestions. Thomas, their agent, was exceptionally helpful and always on hand if needed. I cannot recommend this property highly enough. A definite 5 stars from me! We would all go back at the drop of a hat!!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

A Piece of Paradise

  • 5 of 5

What a fantastic family holiday! Not only was the weather hot (thank goodness for the air-con), but the house was everything we needed and more... the views were breath taking to wake up to every morning, the house was very well equipped and the pool was very clean and perfect for both the kids and adults.

The local village was beautiful with a church at the top, opposite a fantastic bar where we had lovely evening meals. There were also friendly local shops and a fresh pasta shop.

We hope to return one day to Casa Collina.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 30, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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4

Superb

  • 4 of 5

We joined some friends who had already been at the villa for a week, which was useful because otherwise we might well have missed the well-hidden "driveway" up to the house... but that is now just part of the nice memories. Splendid location, view over Le Marche fields and meadows, several villages in sight (from the infinity-pool as well)... The villa in itself is very spacious, comfortable, with all modern kitchen equipment, nice bed- and bathrooms (however, still "enjoying" backproblems from too soft mattresses). In all, highly recommended for up to three families, if rented as a whole.

Advantage of Le Marche: it has a lot of the charm of Tuscany (less cypresses, though), but, as a plus, rather few non-Italians (except for the very charming and discrete English couple managing the place). Driving up to Cossignano from the coast at first isn't too promising (ugly industrial-type buildings along the road), but then Le Marche captivates you... Quite enjoyable!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
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Location

From the Owner

We chose Casa Collina because of its stunning private location yet within walking distance of Cossignano and close to beaches. Then followed two years of conversion to provide the ideal family location which suits our needs perfectly. The infinity pool was my own creation with luxury mosaic tiles rather than pool liner and a small baby pool at the lower level. Each year we add something different with new areas in the garden.

Activity and Interests

Car: recommended

Special interest holidays:

Locally you can arrange several activities and courses which can be booked when you arrive or we can advise in advance. These include cookery, painting, cycling,water sports,walking,hang gliding.

Coast/Beach:

The nearest beaches-sandy and safe-are under thirty minutes drive with many bars and fish restaurants. You can also enjoy in the main season several water sports such as windsurfing, sailing and jet skis.

Travel:

The nearest airports are Ancona or Pescara which are each just over an hours drive away. Further afield is Rimini at two hours or Bologna and Rome at about three hours. The drive from Rome is particularly stunning over mountains and through tunnels on a quiet motorway. Train stations are close by at Grottamare where National buses also arrive.

Distances:

Casa Collina is only about 400mtrs from Cossignano-walking distance if you have been to the local bar!!. The larger coastal towns of Grottamare and San Benedetto are 16kms. The area is surrounded by many beautiful small towns and villages as well as within an hour the famous cities of Ascoli Piceno and Macerata. There is something for all ages and a two week stay will still leave you with much to see and do. In the summer there are Festivals everywhere and visitors are always made welcome.

Further Details:

The area is well noted for its cuisine particularly fish on the coast. The cathedral at Loreto is a place of pilgrimage and you will find several ideas in a folder when you arrive. We also supply a welcome pack of basics.

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Rate 5 Whole House
22 Dec 2016 - 4 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,000
for 7 nights
£2,000
 
 
Early
1 Apr 2017 - 19 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,750
for 7 nights
£1,750
 
 
Spring
20 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,950
for 7 nights
£1,950
 
 
Summer
1 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,500
for 7 nights
£2,500
 
 
Autumn
2 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,950
for 7 nights
£1,950
 
 
Christmas
22 Dec 2017 - 3 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,000
for 7 nights
£2,000
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£700
for 7 nights
£700
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £300

Booking Notes:
A 25% deposit is required to confirm your booking and the balance must be paid at least 8 weeks prior to the date of arrival. We also request at final payment date a £300 security deposit to cover any damage to the property or facilities which will be refunded within 10days of departure-subject to costs.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is normally a Saturday although alternatives will be considered especially out of season. Departure must be before 10am on the final day and arrival can be any time after 4pm.

Standard Rate Our standard rate for out of season is for the lower apartment only. The upper apartment only out of season can be rented at £1000 per week.

Notes on prices:
Prices are in pounds to UK accounts or can be in Euro to Italian account at plus 20%

On booking a 20% non refundable deposit with the balance due eight weeks before arrival.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Facilities

From the Owner

With two kitchens and lounges we designed it to allow all our family to visit with the ability to have some privacy when needed but be together most of the time. We all wanted a playroom and pool and to make sure of a good sleep every night installed air con in all bedrooms--still unusual in most Italian homes but very welcome.

Property Type

  • villa

General

  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Television
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Location Type

  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village

Attractions

  • churches
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours

Leisure Activities

  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • swimming
  • tennis

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Bathroom 3 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Bathroom 4 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • There are four en-suite bathrooms and one separate bathroom as well as outside shower room and interior cloakroom.

Bedrooms

  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 4
  • Bedroom 5
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Complete 5 Bedroom Villa, or 2 Bedroom Apartment Notes on bedrooms: In main Summer months Casa Collina is let as one large house and includes:five bedrooms all with Air Con. There are three en-suite bedrooms on top floor and two more bedrooms and bathrooms on the lower floor.Cots and spare bed available.

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: The spacious accommodation has been designed to be clean and modern but with some traditional beamed ceilings in the main living areas. With ample windows in all rooms you can appreciate the fabulous views and benefit from the south facing aspect. Full central heating open fire upstairs and air con in all bedrooms provides comfort in all seasons. On the lower two floors travertine marble is laid everywhere and there is even marble paving around the pool. The top bedrooms benefit from the comfort of wood floors and traditional shutters on all windows provide shade and security. The utility room has washing and ironing facility and includes a toilet and shower which can be used from the pool. The house is fully equipped with every comfort including hair dryers in every bedroom. We can provide an additional put u up bed and travel cot. Whether you take the whole house in the main season or the apartment at quieter time we are sure you will enjoy the comfort and convenience of Casa Collina Outside: The superb Infinity Pool is mosaic tiled and approximately 12x4 mtrs being one metre deep at the edges and 2mtrs in the centre. Facing south below the main house it captures the sun all day and has superb views from the many sunbeds and chairs. A unique feature cascades water into a lower metre wide pool that is only 30cm deep ideal for young children and babies. There is a solar heated shower The separate playroom has a table tennis table and there are several other games for outside enjoyment. The three terraces provide extra seating areas for escape and alongside the utility is an outside cooking area with a gas griddle for al fresco dining. The large driveway provides space for several cars. Utility Room: Contains washing machine, ironing facility and separate shower and toilet which can be used from the pool. Outside cooking facility available. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All bathroom towels and weekly bed linen are provided as well as pool towels. Cleaning at the end of rental is included and local agents available to assist as required. Other: Extended landing with leather recliner chairs to relax and read and leading to separate side balcony with seating.

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