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La Rondinaia: 3 bedroom, 3 bath, beautifully presented private house, pool, wifi

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

La Rondinaia, Nr. Pietralunga, Umbria, Italy - Stunning Scenery In The Wonderful Umbrian Countryside

La Rondinaia is set on a hillside not far from the lively Umbrian town of Pietralunga, a 15 minute drive from the house. In the town are supermarkets, restaurants and cafes, one restaurant La Locanda del Borgo, features in the prestigious Gambero Rosso guide. It is also a great area for country walks.

The house enjoys complete peace and quiet and the most beautiful views over the hills. It is totally private and not over-looked. The house is a beautifully restored old stone farmhouse with chestnut beams and terra-cotta floors throughout. The rooms are generously spacious, beautifully furnished and comfortable. The sitting room has sofas and easy chairs, TV and DVD and a large stone fireplace, it leads through to a dining room for 8 people and to the delightful country kitchen with excellent preparation and cooking areas, kitchen table and chairs and with French windows which open onto a lovely wide patio with its own outdoor dining area and sun loungers where there is a barbecue. The patio with its vine covered pergola looks over the well-maintained herb garden and steps lead down to the pool area with is paved all round and provided with large umbrellas and sun loungers. The views are wonderful. One double bedroom is downstairs with a bathroom adjacent. The other two bedrooms each with a bathroom are upstairs; one has a double bed and the other bedroom has 2 single beds. All the bathrooms have showers but not bath tubs. Downstairs there is also a utility room with washing machine.

The Wifi is provided free and unrestricted. The larger bustling market town of Citta di Castello is a 20 minute drive and has many shops and restaurants plus a weekly market.

La Rondinaia is rented exclusively by Gorgacce Rentals: renting houses since 1993.

More Details

Property Manager
Emma Cordingley
Member since: 2006
Speaks English, German, Italian
Calendar last updated:
20 May, 2017

About Emma Cordingley

My family have been booking agents for many properties in the Tuscany and Umbria area for at least the past 25 years. My name is Emma and I live with my husband Martin and two daughters, our dog and our cat in the Niccone Valley, 30 minutes drive from La Rondinaia. We have a small rentals agency that was started by my parents in the 80s. We only have a small number of properties, we don't take on everything that is offered to us, all our properties have something that makes them special. We know all the houses we rent very well and the owners are all known to us personally.

Why Emma Cordingley chose Perugia area

If you want complete undisturbed peace and tranquility then this house is for you. The views of the countryside from this house are incredible. The house is spacious, well furnished and immaculately maintained.

What makes this villa unique

As booking agents who live nearby we want all our guests to enjoy their stay at La Rondinaia. You can book knowing that we are on hand to deal with problems that may arise during your stay, we are always available by phone, text, WhatsApp and by email.

Guestbook comments from the manager

We loved La Rondinaia. It is such a special and beautiful house and we enjoyed ourselves immensely. The quiet and solitude is incredible there.



We absolutely loved the house. It was in such a beautiful surrounding. Loved the pool area especially. Thank you so much for the lovely welcome gifts, we really enjoyed those. We shall certainly recommend your website, we were so happy with your service.



We will highly recommend Gorgacce Rentals, La Rondinaia, and La Laconda del Borgo! We had a wonderful time at the villa, none of us wanted it to end. La Rondinaia was gorgeous! We also enjoyed Pietralunga and La Lacondo del Borgo restaurant.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Pietralunga in Umbria

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 1: Next to bedroom 1; shower, wc and basin Bathroom 2: ensuite to bedroom 2;shower, wc and basin Bathroom 3: ensuite to bedroom 3;shower, wc and basin
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1: Ground floor; Queen size bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers. Bedroom 2: Upper floor; Queen size bed, wardrobe , chest of drawers. Bedroom 3 Upper floor; two single beds - can be made up as a double bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

4.8/5 -
(5 traveller reviews)

5

Quiet perfection

  • 5 of 5

This very beautiful house really takes one away from everyday life and its cares, it is so quiet and restful. The interior is charming, unfussy and with enough room for 6 people to easily live comfortably. All very well thought out and the country views are just delightful. Spartaco was very helpful when a summer storm tripped the electricity.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 9, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for taking the time to send a review, it is very kind of you. We are glad you enjoyed your stay. i will pass thanks on to Spartaco.
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5

Beautiful house and beautiful views

  • 5 of 5

Our stay at La Rondinaia was lovely. The views were spectacular, particularly by the pool. All of the facilities were in top condition. It was very peaceful staying here; there were no noisy disturbances, so we could fully enjoy the villa to ourselves. It was a perfectly relaxed holiday and it was a delight to stay here!

  • Review Submitted: Feb 28, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Hannah. We are glad you enjoyed your stay.
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4

A lovely, relaxing stay in a quiet idyll.

  • 4 of 5

We had a fantastic week at La Rondinaia. The house is beautiful, large and spacious and very comfortable, the kitchen is amazingly well equipped and the gardens and pool are lovely. The caretakers left a welcome basket of goodies which was a really nice touch. But what sets this property apart is the setting. The views from the house and the garden are amazing and the photos don't really do the place justice. You really feel like you are in the middle of nowhere, you can't see any other houses or hear any noise, it's lovely. It does mean you are quite isolated, the nearest village is a 25 minute drive but there is everything you need there and if you don't plan on doing much then this place is a great place to relax and do nothing. I would certainly recommend this property if you are looking for a quiet, peaceful holiday in a lovely house in the Italian hills.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at La Rondinaia. Thanks for reviewing it is very much appreciated.
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5

Beautiful place

  • 5 of 5

We loved our holiday here. The villa, pool and gardens are beautiful with stunning views in every direction. There are no close neighbours so our kids enjoyed making plenty of noise in the pool! The rooms are very spacious and the kitchen has everything you could possibly need. We were also very grateful for the welcome pack as we arrived on a national holiday.

Pietralunga is a short drive and has a decent supermarket, a bakery and some nice restaurants.

I can highly recommend and hope to return one day.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 10, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your review of La Rondinaia, I do agree the views are hard to beat, it is a real haven, so glad you enjoyed it all too.
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5

Couldn't have asked for better beautiful location

  • 5 of 5

Ticked all the boxes for that perfect get away from it all holiday. The villa was very comfortable and well equipped. Outside space would be hard to beat the views where wonderful and the changing light made it magical. Would have no hesitation in recommending to friends and famy

  • Review Submitted: Jun 29, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Janice Thank you for your review of La Rondinaia, we do appreciate it. I am so pleased you enjoyed your stay, it is a great house. Thanks for all your help getting the wifi router working again.
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Location

La Locanda del Borgo
Pietralunga
"A small town in northern Umbria."
Montone
Umbertide
"Umbertide situated along the Tiber is a bustling commercial town. It has a small but very pr..."
Umbertide market
"A weekly market every Wednesday morning in Umbertide. In Piazza Matteoti in the heart of the..."
Citta di Castello
Locanda dell'800 -- CLOSED
Roma
Urbino
"A stunning historic town on the border of Umbria and La Marche"
Cortona
Gubbio
Perugia
Umbria Jazz
Assisi
Arezzo
"Piazza Grande, Piero della Francescs' "Legend of the true cross", Vasari's house, Duomo, Ant..."
Piazza Grande
Sansepolcro
Florence
Senigallia
"Seaside town in le Marche"
Monte Cucco
Palazzo Ducale
Funivia Colle Eletto

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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
May 2017
29 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,020
for 7 nights
£1,020
 
 
June 2017
27 May 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,224
for 7 nights
£1,224
 
 
Late June to mid-July 2017
24 Jun 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,536
for 7 nights
£1,536
 
 
Late July and August 2017
15 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,948
for 7 nights
£1,948
 
 
Early September 2017
2 Sep 2017 - 22 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,433
for 7 nights
£1,433
 
 
Late September/October 2017
23 Sep 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,020
for 7 nights
£1,020
 
 
May 2018
28 Apr 2018 - 25 May 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,020
for 7 nights
£1,020
 
 
June 2018
26 May 2018 - 22 Jun 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,225
for 7 nights
£1,225
 
 
June/July 2018
23 Jun 2018 - 20 Jul 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,540
for 7 nights
£1,540
 
 
High Summer 2018
21 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,950
for 7 nights
£1,950
 
 
Early September 2018
1 Sep 2018 - 21 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,430
for 7 nights
£1,430
 
 
Late September/October 2018
22 Sep 2018 - 26 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
£1,020
for 7 nights
£1,020
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £200

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