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Huge Villa, Indoor and Great Outdoor Pool (Kids Area), Flat Gardens, Great Views, Pizza Oven. FAB.

Overview

Property

Updated: 26-Nov-2016
Villa in Preggio, Nr. Umbertide, Umbria, Italy - Private And Peaceful But Only 7 Minutes Drive To Local Village Preggio. Wonderful part of Umbria.

Superb and very LARGE Villa in fact huge, close to the picturesque small hilltop town of Preggio. Villa Tamburi is a fantastic and extremely spacious and very private villa within GATED (so very safe) grounds and with excellent views of the spectacular Umbrian countryside. This property has the most amazing OUTDOOR POOL which looks as though it is straight out of a James Bond movie including waterfalls and jacuzzi but also has a separate area for the kids to splash around in. However, there is also plenty of space to do some real swimming. The property does not only have a fantastic outdoor pool but also has a lovely INDOOR POOL which may be heated in the colder months of the year and during the summer months provides an extra pool or just a wonderful part of the house to enjoy and relax in.

The villa is extremely spacious with large open plan ground floor dining area with very large wooden table, TV area as well as separate sitting area in front of the Log fire. Large French windows lead out to a portico for outdoor dining as well as into the lovely and predominatly flat gardens.

Also on the ground floor is the newly upgraded and well equipped kitchen which also has large doors leading onto the portico for AL FRESCO DINING and into the gardens. There are two further indoor dining areas over the two floors, below as well as a an outdoor BBQ area with PIZZA/BREAD OVEN next to the pool, ideal for those summer evenings outdoor.

The grounds of the property are predominantly flat and grassy with plants and shrubs as well as olive trees so are also ideal also for younger children. The villa is in total 650 square meters large (huge) with a total of 6 bedrooms some of which have either a private balcony or terrace and 7 bathrooms (plus further showers and toilets next to the indoor pool).

On the top floor of the Villa is a SEPARATE APARTMENT with sitting room, open fireplace, fantastic large terraces to both front and back of the property, master bedroom, dressing area, bathroom and small kitchen. Space in this property will not be a problem with plenty of space to spend time with family and friends but also enough space to be apart and relax or for the adults to have an area to relax in away from the younger members of your party.

Being just a short distance away from the small town of Preggio which holds a couple of music festivals over the summer months is an added bonus to this fantastic property.

More Details
  • Sleeps 14
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • 6 Bathrooms, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

The owners live locally and are at hand should any probles occur.

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Speaks English, German, Italian, Swedish

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had the most wonderful stay! The Villa was so much fun with the slightly crazy pool which the kids just loved and we had a couple of little ones so the separate kids area was just perfect. So much space with the main, ground floor being huge and then leading outside, so ideal. And my mum and dad loved the fact that there was a separate apartment on the top level where they could get away for parts of the day from the general mayhem on the lower levels. We had never been to this part of Italy before and just loved how varied and exceptionally beautiful this area is, and being on the border of Umbria and Tuscany was just perfect. An ideal holiday for several generations spending time together! Alison Hill from Windsor.
Sep 2014
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Wicked

  • 5 of 5

Huge gardens, fenced all round so safe and secure, flat so the kids could play, lovely woods to pick mushrooms in, clean and organised with the most amazing outdoor pool we have ever seen. Quite astonishing in a marvellous and unexpected way. Whats not to like? Wicked

  • Review Submitted: Nov 15, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Wicked

  • 5 of 5

Isolation, huge gardens, lovely woods with mushrooms, fenced all round so nice and safe, a pool like no other (but in a good way), seating for dozens, nice and close to a lovely small town. Whats not to like? Wicked.

  • Review Submitted: Nov 15, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
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beaconsfield
5

Quite amazing (in a good way)

  • 5 of 5

What more can you ask for, fantastic pool (in and out!!) with pizza oven right next to it, mainly flat gardens, superb views, very spacious Villa, so much space, garage which was nice for keeping the car cool, gated so very private. Will definitely be coming again!!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 30, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
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norwich
5

Brilliant time

  • 5 of 5

We had the most wonderful stay! The Villa was so much fun with the slightly crazy pool which the kids just loved and we had a couple of little ones so the separate kids area was just perfect. So much space with the main, ground floor being huge with separate sitting and dining areas and then leading outside to the gardens, so ideal. And my mum and dad loved the fact that there was a separate apartment on the top level where they could get away for parts of the day from the general mayhem on the lower levels. We had never been to this part of Italy before and just loved how varied and exceptionally beautiful this area is, and being on the border of Umbria and Tuscany was just perfect. An ideal holiday for several generations spending time together!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 29, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
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Location

Activity and Interests

Car: necessary

Distances:

Preggio is 1km away for bars, restaurants and a few shops. Umbertide which is larger with supermarkets, banks, shops, restaurants, tennis courts etc. is approx. a 20 minute drive away.

Further Details:

Location Information: Villa Tamburi is just inside Umbria, on the border with Tuscany. The house is situated half way down the Niccone Valley, which has been described as having ‘more beauty per square mile than almost any other part of Europe’. Exploring from Villa Tamburi is easy. You can drive in any direction and you are guaranteed to discover a stunning village or town. The medieval hilltop village of Preggio is only five minutes away by car, while the nearest town, Umbertide, is a fifteen minute drive. Citta di Castello is half an hour’s drive from the house, and Perugia, Cortona and Siena can all be reached inside an hour. You can drive to the shore of Lake Trasimeno in forty minutes (where by the way sailing courses are available for kids), Florence in two hours, and Rome in three. There are some fabulous restaurants within fifteen minutes’ drive of the Villa and if you don't fancy driving to dinner it is possible to have dinner arranged for you at the the property. The perfect base to explore this truly spectacular part of Italy.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Christmas & New Year
24 Dec 2016 - 3 Jan 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,443
for 4 nights
From
£332
£2,336
 
Notes: Rates are based on 2 guests; add £27 per night, per additional guest
 
Easter
8 Apr 2017 - 22 Apr 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,306
for 4 nights
From
£297
£2,210
 
 
Spring
23 Apr 2017 - 20 May 2017
4 night minimum stay
£1,306
for 4 nights
From
£297
£2,210
 
 
Summer
21 May 2017 - 3 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,336
for 7 nights
£2,336
 
 
Summer 2
4 Jun 2017 - 1 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,461
for 7 nights
£2,461
 
 
High Season
2 Jul 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,922
for 7 nights
£2,922
 
 
Late summer
27 Aug 2017 - 9 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,545
for 7 nights
£2,545
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£996
for 3 nights
From
£293
£2,001
 

Additional pricing information

Final cleaning fee £117
Refundable Damage Deposit £251
Pet Fee £17

Booking Notes:
1/3rd of total is taken on booking with the balance to be paid 60 days prior to arrival. Security deposit of euros 300 is taken on arrival and will be returned on departure.

Changeover Day:
Saturday in peak season. Arrive after 4pm and leave before 10am unless agreed otherwise in advance. Flexibility during other parts of the year.

Notes on prices:
One third paid on booking with balance 60 days before arrival. Euro 300 refundable security deposit which is returned at the end of the stay. Gas heating charged extra during winter months. Heating of indoor pool charged separately. Electricity (up to 35 kw per day), water,gas included. Linen and towels included and changed every Saturday. Cleaning charged separately at euros 12 per person at the end of the stay for bookings of 2 weeks plus mid-stay cleaning is included.

1third when booking the property with the balance to be paid 60 days prior to arrival.

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Facilities

From the Owner

Villa Tamburi is a very large property built to very generous proportions and therefore giving plenty of space to spend time together or apart depending on your requirements. The truly spectacular outdoor pool is like something out of a James Bond movie with waterfalls etc. and the separate kids area is superb for any little ones. The indoor pool, which may be heated in the colder months or just enjoyed as an additional area is an added bonus not to be found in many other properties. The separate apartment situated on the top floor and comprising of sitting area with log fire, terraces both to the back and front of the villa, master bedroom, bathroom, dressing area and small kitchen is ideal for anyone wanting to be with the rest of the group yet also private at times.

Property Type

  • villa

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

General

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

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

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

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Indoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...

Onsite Services

  • Chauffeur
  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • children welcome ...
  • pets considered ...
  • smoking allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm

Location Type

  • mountain
  • rural
  • town
  • village

Attractions

  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours

Leisure Activities

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

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting

Floor Area

  • 350 m²

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
  • Bathroom 5 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Bathroom 6 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
  • All bedrooms have their own designated bathroom, in all cases but one the bathrooms are en-suite. All bathrooms have showers and one of the bathrooms has a bath tub. There is a further bathroom on the level of the indoor pool as well as further showers.

Bedrooms

  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 4
  • Bedroom 5
  • Bedroom 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 12 (6 Bedrooms) there is however also a sofa bed sleeping another 2 persons. Notes on bedrooms: Situated on the first floor are as follows: 1 single bedded room with separate bathroom, 1 room with two single beds + en-suite bathroom, 3 rooms with double bed and en-suite bathroom, top floor apartment has another double bedroom with en-suite

Outside

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

Meals

  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: The main living / communal areas of this property are just enormous with an extensive entrance level comprising or dining area with very large table, sitting area in front of log fire, further sitting area with TV and overlooking indoor pool. Also on this level is the kitchen with fireplace for cooking purposes should you so wish. Large doors leading outside for dining al fresco and into the wonderful and mainly flat gardens. One level down is another area for dining and entrance level to indoor pool with showers etc. large doors leading outside to outdoor pool area with bread/pizza oven. One further level down (2 down from entrance level) is another area with large table etc. One level up from entrance level are 5 of the bedrooms: 3 double bedrooms, 1 twin bedded room + 1 single room (some with own terrace or balcony) as well as 5 bathrooms, most are en-suite. A further level up is a separate apartment, with sitting area, terraces, master bedroom, bathroom, dressing area. Outside: Huge fenced gardens with mature shrubs and olive trees beside private woodlands. The gardens are predominantly flat so also very suitable for younger children. Outdoor pool 14m by 6m with additional children's shallow pool area of 8m by 6m. Heated indoor pool as well. BBQ and also pizza and bread oven situated near the pool. Lots of space for quiet seating. Lovely private and mainly flat gardens with views up to the pretty town of Preggio. Beyond the gardens are some private woodlands which you may enjoy to explore. Utility Room: There is a utility room with all the necessary cleaning equipment as well as iron + ironing-board, washing machine etc. There is also a garage should you wish to put your car inside Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: All bed linen as well as towels are provided for and changed on a weekly basis. The property is cleaned once per week. Should you require further cleaning this may be arranged at an extra cost. Other: On the top floor of the Villa is a separate apartment comprising of dining/sitting room with sofa bed and log fire and large terrace with views over gardens. There is also a master bedroom, en-suite bathroom, dressing area and small kitchen.

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