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Agriturismo, apartments with pool, Villa Veneta near Venice and Padua - Il Glicine

Overview

Property

Updated: 05-Dec-2016
5 self-catering apartments of various size (sleep 2 to 8), pool and gardens

5 apartments of different sizes (sleep 2 to 8 people) and one Suite (double bedroom with bathroom), for holiday rentals or long-term business trip. The apartments are sited in the large Villa settlement and are completely independent. They are equipped with all modern comforts: well equipped kitchen or kitchenette, independent/central heating, air-conditioning, television, telephone, wifi. The guests can enjoy: the large garden equipped with outdoor furnitures, a nice BBQ area, the open air swimming-pool with solarium (open May to September), bicicles, table tennis, football and volley/badminton playground. Few metres from Villa Selvatico, along the Tergola river, a nice bike and pedestrian path is suitable for bike riding, running, nordic walking or just to take a relaxing walk. Available touristic and shopping informations about the area. Charming location, comfortable apartments, relaxing envinroment, suitable for couples, families, groups of friends.

A Holiday looking for Art and History: Agriturismo Villa Selvatico is the perfect location if you look for a cultural holiday in Veneto Region: this ancient beautiful Villa lies infact at short distance from Padua (12 km), one of the most important Art City in the Northern Italy. Many important artists, such as Giotto, Donatello and Mantegna, worked in its churches and palaces, and the second University of Italy, where Galileo Galilei used to be a professor, was founded here in year 1222. Padua is also the city of Saint Antony, with its famous Basilica, destination of pilgrims from all over the world.

Villa Selvatico is also at short distance from Venice (30 km, by car or train), from Vicenza (30 minutes by car), Verona and Treviso (45 minutes by car). Everyday you can enjoy one of these beautiful art cities and start to appreciate the art and history of this interesting Region, beginning to understand the culture that expressed in the past centuries architects as Palladio, painters as Canaletto or poets as Petrarca.

Relax and fun for the family: Agriturismo Villa Selvatico is also a perfect location for families looking for a relaxing holiday in the countryside.

Despite of the short distance with a pretty big city as Padua, Villa Selvatico is still a quiet location in the countryside of Veneto: a large farm managed since more than 60 years by the da Porto family surrounds the Villa giving our guests the silence and tranquillity that they need to sleep and relax after a busy year of work. A beautiful open air swimming pool, surrounded by the large garden, is open from May to September and gives the place a even more appealing look.

Sunbeds are sited also all over the big garden, giving the chance to enjoy the ancient park with its secular trees also to those that prefer a more lonely corner to relax.

Children and parents can easily enjoy the open space, the pool, the table tennis, or take a bicycle ride on the new cycle track along the Tergola River, the natural border of Villa Selvatico's gardens.

A long holiday or just a weekend?: Villa Selvatico is a perfect place for your holidays, giving you the chance to relax and rest, such as to visit the Region and its art spots, during your main holiday. But this place is perfect also for a shotbreak during the year, a romantic weekend with your partner, a 2-3 days stop to recharge your batteries and explore this part of Italy.

Villa Selvatico gives you the required comfort and tranquillity even for a few days.

The airports of Venice and Treviso are the closest ones (30-45 minutes by car), and the are connected daily with all the important European airports, both by low cost and traditional airlines.

We suggest the use of a car to come here easily and to have a chance to visit the surroundings, anyway a taxi service from and to Venice Airport is also available.

The main railway station of this area is in Padua, that is connected with all the other important stations in Italy.

More Details

Details for holiday apartment Il Glicine, 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, 2 Bathrooms

Apartment of 80 sq.m. at first floor, 2 bedrooms + 2 bathrooms; independent heating, air-conditioning, window-screens, TV, telephone, WiFi; house linen and weekly cleaning are provided. Wooden floor and antiques as furnitures. The apartment consists of living-room with kitchen area, 2 double bedrooms, two full bathrooms with shower. The large living-room has complete kitchenette with refrigerator, oven and stove, dining table with 6 chairs, kitchenware, tableware; double bedded sofa, 2 armchairs. In common with the other apartments: gardens, swimming pool, laundry room (extra charge), bicycles, table tennis, BBQ. Apartment comfortable for 4/6 people.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

About the Owner

Antonio da Porto is the owner of this beautiful and charming Villa. He is the descendant of an illustrious and ancient family of Vicenza, whose members belong also Luigi da Porto, knight, historian and poet who wrote in the year 1517 the short story 'Romeo and Juliet', from which Shakespeare drew inspiration for the most famous tragedy of all time.

Antonio and his family have undertaken since 1980 a work of painstaking restoration of Villa Selvatico, which is dating as construction back at the end of 1400.

During the last 15 years, 5 apartments have been obtained from the ancient and historical spaces of the Villa, that since 1997 accommodates guests from all over the world.

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Location

From the Owner

This place has been Antonio's family house since his childhood. During the recent years Antonio and his family have come to realize that the special beauty and atmosphere of this historic place could be shared with many other people. Over time, the appreciation that the guests of Villa Selvatico have shown for this place, have encouraged the family from Porto to proceed on this path of enhancement and recovery of the historical buildings, in order to let all the travellers and tourists enjoy this little piece of Italian art and history.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Venice - Marco Polo at 35 Kilometres Nearest Ferry : Venice at 30 Kilometres Nearest Golf : La Montecchia, Selvazzano PD at 25 Kilometres Nearest Train : Dolo, Padova at 12 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : A4 Motorway, Padova Est gate at 10 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Osterie Moderne at 1 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Sottomarina at 60 Kilometres Car: necessary

Villa Selvatico’s excellent location allows its guests to travel easily around the Veneto region and surrounding areas. The nearest town is Padova, 12 km. Venice is only 30 km far from here and can be reached by train or by car, bike or boat along the Riviera del Brenta. Vicenza is included in the UNESCO World Heritage List for the masterpieces built by Palladio. The medieval town of Treviso is rich in rivers and watermills inside its typical historical centre. Vicenza and Treviso are just 40 km far away from Villa Selvatico, as well as many small centres, rich in art and history. Among them, to the North the walled towns of Marostica, Cittadella, Castelfranco, Bassano, Asolo, to the South Este, Montagnana, Arquà Petrarca and the Monselice citadel. Finally, Verona is just 85 km from Villa Selvatico. You can spend a day at the seaside in Sottomarina, Chioggia and Jesolo, or on the Dolomites, in S.Martino di Castrozza and Cortina. They are all at a distance between 1/2 hour-1 hour 1/2 from here.

Golf: Several golf courses are sited in the surroundings (about 30-40 km): La Montecchia (Selvazzano - Padua), Villa Condulmer (Mogliano Veneto - Treviso).

Ski: The Dolomites are not too far from Villa Selvatico: Cortina D'Ampezzo and San Martino di Castrozza are 2,5 hours far away from here.

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Autumn
1 Oct 2016 - 23 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
£169
for 2 nights
From
£84
£590
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas
24 Dec 2016 - 8 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
£329
for 3 nights
From
£110
£768
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
Winter
9 Jan 2017 - 7 Apr 2017
1 night minimum stay
£84
for 1 night
From
£84
£590
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
Spring
8 Apr 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
2 night minimum stay
£219
for 2 nights
From
£110
£768
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
Summer
1 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,004
for 7 nights
£1,004
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Summer
2 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
1 night minimum stay
£110
for 1 night
From
£110
£768
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
Autumn
30 Sep 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
1 night minimum stay
£84
for 1 night
From
£84
£590
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas
23 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
2 night minimum stay
£219
for 2 nights
From
£110
£768
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £8 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Tax Rate 10.0%

During July and August normally changeover day is on Saturday and minimum stay is 7 nights. The prices vary according to the apartment occupancy (max is 6 people).Reductions can be made on long term staying or for frequent staying in middle and low season. Ask for an offer for a long period stay or for differences in changeover. Extra: washing machine € 8

Booking deposit at confirmation: 30% of the total amount; payment can be made both by bank transfer or by credit card.
Balance: to be payed at arrival both in cash or by credit card (VISA, Mastercard, American Express).
Prices include: heating/air conditioning, internet, house linen, final cleaning, swimming pool, bicycles. Babycot and high chair for free upon previous request.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

From the Owner

The nice garden and the beautiful park with ancent trees, the old noble mansion, make you feel deeply involved with nature and History.

Property Type

  • apartment

Theme

  • Family
  • Sports & Activities

General

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

Kitchen

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

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool ...

Onsite Services

  • Staff

Suitability

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • rural
  • village

Attractions

  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis

Floor Area

  • 80 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Bidet
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Bidet

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed

Outside

  • Bicycles
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • 20 garden chairs
  • 25 deck chairs

Meals

  • Self-catering

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

Notes:

  • A warm atmosphere is given by the antiques furniture and by the wooden floor. The charming view on the garden is also nice and relaxing. A nice independent double bedroom for 2 people named 'Ortensia', is door to door and can be rented together with Il Glicine in case the party needs more space. The apartment is also available for business long-term stays at special rates. For this kind of requirement, you must ask for an offer specifying the characteristics of the desired stay.

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