Borgo Antico 8Cortona, Toscana
at 18 km
Airport of Firenze
at 145 km
Highway A1 Valdichiana
at 42 km
Hospital of Fratta
at 25 km
Villa for 8 people with private panoramic swimming pool. Wi-Fi available and pets welcome, ideal for families with children or groups of friends. Secluded location about 20 km from the town of Cortona.
If you want to experience a holiday in close contact with nature, Borgo Antico is the farmhouse for you. You will find the ancient dwelling on the high hills that separate the Valdichiana from the Upper Tiber Valley, located on the border between Tuscany and Umbria. It will undoubtedly be your ideal place if you are looking for a relaxing stay, retracing the ancient rural tradition, far from the hustle and bustle of the city.
The town of Cortona is about 18 km away, and within 5 or 10 km you can reach restaurants and small shops for basic necessities. Cortona is definitely not to be missed, with its paved alleys, ancient palazzi, countless churches and fantastic viewpoints overlooking the entire valley, it will enchant you with its special atmosphere that you will not easily forget.
From here you can also venture out on day trips to both Tuscany and neighbouring Umbria. A short distance away are the beaches of Lake Trasimeno, where you will find small typical villages, equipped areas on the shores of the lake and typical restaurants. The cities of Arezzo, Florence and Perugia are easily reached by car, as are the villages of the Valdichiana with their characteristic historic centres.
You will have a large green area at your disposal, equipped with a gazebo and garden furniture, perfect for your group dinners in the open air. At the edge of the garden is the swimming pool (size 6 x 12 m -depth 1.20-2.40 m, fully fenced - open from 01st May to 30th September), an ideal place not only to cool off on hot summer days, but from where you can also enjoy endless views and sunsets.
In addition to the gazebo and private pool, you will also have at your disposal a barbecue, a wood-burning oven, and the opportunity to taste and purchase excellent olive oil, wine, and other strictly local products. For moments of fun in company, there is a table tennis and a bowling green. On request, the owner will provide you with groceries for the day of your arrival.
GROUND FLOOR: Large dining room with stone walls, kitchen and wc.
FIRST FLOOR: Accessible only from an outside stone staircase, there is a sitting room with stone fire place, four double bedrooms, two bathrooms with shower.
- Freezer, dishwasher, oven, toaster, lemon squeezer, filter coffee maker, food processor, capsule coffee machine, microwave
- Washing machine, high chair, iron
- Satellite TV, Wi-Fi Internet access, CD and DVD player
- Barbecue, wood burning oven, table tennis, bowling alley
INCLUDED IN THE RENTAL PRICE:
Private pool is open from 01/05 to 30/09.
Wi-Fi Internet access.
Bed linen and bathroom towels (Initial set).
One baby bed (for children up to 3 years) on request at time of booking.
NOT INCLUDED IN THE RENTAL PRICE:
Breakage deposit Euro 300 (payable in cash on your arrival and held by the owner for the duration of your stay). During their stay, should travellers cause any damage to the property, they will be liable for the associated costs.
Electric car charging on demand on payment.
Obligatory final cleaning Euro 140.
Heating Euro 6 per m3 (if used).
Pets are welcome on payment of Euro 5 each one per day.
If ordered in advance swimming towels can be hired on site on payment of Euro 3 each.
Wood for fireplace Euro 15 each 100 kg (if used).
Tourist tax Euro 2,50 per person per day, applied for the first 4 days only. Children up to 12 years do not pay.
Sheets change Euro 5 per person.
Bath towels change Euro 5 per person.
Excellent villa where the pictures do not do justice for the environment and view. Everything has been kept in prime condition and suits perfectly a getaway and disconnect from stress.