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Vineyard Farmhouse Apartment with Private Pool

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Last updated: 05/21/2015

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  • Minimum stay:4-6 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Cascina La Famó, set in a peaceful, rural location about a kilometer from the small hilltop village of San Marzano Oliveto, is a fully-renovated, 200 year old farmhouse that is surrounded by vineyards on all sides. Situated in the heart of Italy's most productive wine region, Cascina La Famó is in an ideal place from which to explore the attractions of this unique region. There are many excellent restaurants nearby - two of them within walking distance - as well as numerous wine-producers that offer tours and wine tastings.

The wine towns of Nizza Monferrato and Canelli are both about a 10 minute drive away. Larger towns such as Alba, Asti and Acqui Terme are all within easy reach. Genoa and Turin are both about an hour away, and Milan can be reached in 90 minutes. To the south the beaches of the Italian Riviera are a day trip away, while the mountains on the border with France are about a 90 minute drive to the west.

The beautiful, unspoiled 5 hectare (12.5 acre) estate at Cascina La Famó includes 2.5 hectares of organic hazelnut trees as well as Moscato and Freisa vineyards, apple orchards and numerous olive trees.

Our 45 square meter (450 square foot) first-floor apartment sleeps 3 and has views over the neighboring vineyards. It has high chestnut-beamed ceilings that give an airy, spacious feel, and includes a sitting / dining room with a separate kitchen area, a double bedroom and a modern bathroom with a large shower.

Our 84 square meter swimming pool includes a shallow 'relax zone': the main swimming area of 15 x 5 meters has a constant depth of 1.4 meters. The pool is surrounded by a large stone terrace with fine views, equipped with sun loungers, umbrellas and a changing cabin. The pool is open to guests between May 10th and October 10th each year.

In addition to the pool terrace, the apartment has the exclusive use of an adjacent first-floor outdoor terrace that is equipped with a table, 4 chairs and a large sun umbrella.

A similar, slightly smaller apartment is also available at a lower cost: please contact us for details.

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • 45 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3, Beds for 2-3

  • Bedroom 1

    ...moreless

  • Convertible bed(s)

    ...moreless

  • A queen-size bed (200 cm long by 160 cm wide) is in the bedroom. The folding sofa bed is in the living room....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing

Location Type

  • Rural:

    The apartment has views over the neighboring vineyards....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Hiking
  • Swimming

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Broadband Access:

    ADSL2+. An RJ45 Ethernet cable and technical assistance is available on request....moreless

  • Heating:

    Central Heating as required - normally between October 10th and May 10th....moreless

  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Telephone:

    Free local calls only....moreless

  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet:

    WiFi is unencrypted - no password is required. It has been tested with both Apple and Android smartphones....moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    The apartment has a private 100 sq. m (1000 sq. ft) paved terrace. In addition, a large paved terrace surrounds the swimming pool....moreless

  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool:

    The 84 square meter pool has a shallow 'relax zone'; the 15m x 5m swimming area of the pool has a constant depth of 1.4 meters. ...moreless

 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Late Summer Season
Aug 30 - Oct 3, 2015
6 night min stay
€90
€630

Discounts: 7 nights or more: €90 Nightly

End Summer Season
Oct 4 - Oct 17, 2015
4 night min stay
€100
€630

Discounts: 7 nights or more: €90 Nightly

Late Low Season
Oct 18 - Dec 19, 2015
4 night min stay
€90
€560

Discounts: 7 nights or more: €80 Nightly

Late High Season
Dec 20 - Jan 2, 2016
4 night min stay
€120
€770

Discounts: 7 nights or more: €110 Nightly

My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
€100
€630

Discounts: 7 nights or more: €90 Nightly


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Final Cleaning €40
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

The quoted rates are based on an occupancy of 2 people. The cost for a third person occupying the apartment is €15 per night.

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Location

Car: Necessary

Wine tasting, winery visits, guided truffle hunting

 

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Photos

  • Cascina La Famó and its pool

    Cascina La Famó and its pool

  • The farmhouse and surrounding vineyards

    The farmhouse and surrounding vineyards

  • Pool, terrace and sun loungers at Cascina La Famó

    Pool, terrace and sun loungers at Cascina La Famó

  • The private apartment terrace

    The private apartment terrace

  • The Tuscan cupboard kitchen

    The Tuscan cupboard kitchen

  • The dining area in the apartment

    The dining area in the apartment

  • The terrace, with the entrance to the apartment in the background

    The terrace, with the entrance to the apartment in the background

  • View from the pool to the east

    View from the pool to the east

  • Grapes from the vineyard at Cascina La Famo

    Grapes from the vineyard at Cascina La Famo

  • View of Cascina La Famo from the south

    View of Cascina La Famo from the south

  • Another view of the apartment's private terrace

    Another view of the apartment's private terrace

  • Sitting / Dining Room in the apartment

    Sitting / Dining Room in the apartment

  • Bedroom in the apartment

    Bedroom in the apartment

  • The bathroom in the apartment

    The bathroom in the apartment

  • The hilltop village of San Marzano Oliveto

    The hilltop village of San Marzano Oliveto

  • Hibiscus by the pool at Cascina La Famo

    Hibiscus by the pool at Cascina La Famo

  • View from the pool to the south

    View from the pool to the south

  • Another view of the apartment

    Another view of the apartment

  • Another interior view of the apartment, showing the closed cupboard kitchen

    Another interior view of the apartment, showing the closed cupboard kitchen

  • The entrance to the apartment

    The entrance to the apartment

  • Roses by the pool

    Roses by the pool

  • Another view of the pool

    Another view of the pool

VRBO #220066

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