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Near Venice, Casa Zorzi, Your Home Away from Home in a Medieval Village

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Last updated: 01/09/2014

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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Special offer: LAST MINUTE SUMMER SPECIAL OFFER !!!! Details

Arqua Petrarca apartment description

The medieval village of ARQUA' PETRARCA is located in the heart of Euganean Hills Natural Park , From here you can reach any point of interest in less than one hour driving or by train. EVERY HOUR THERE IS A DIRECT TRAIN TO/FROM VENICE, TAKING YOU TO VENICE- GRAND CANAL in 45 MINUTES. Padova is 30 minutes away, Vicenza 45, Verona and Garda Lake 1 hour and, finally Adriatic Sea 45/50.

The historical, lovely stone house has been lovingly restored utilizing traditional craftsmanship and materials.
Spacious and well appointed, IRIS apartment sleeps 2 +2 (with sofa bed), and offers modern conveniences: FREE INTERNET ACCESS, AIR CONDITIONING, SAT. TV.
As you walk a few stone stairs to the first floor, you will discover a charming entryway and a window with a view overlooking the surrounding region. The living room is lovingly furnished with locally crafted furniture including a double sofa bed. The spacious and romantic bedroom is beautifully furnished with an exquisite hand painted bed and antique armoire.
The small kitchen is well appointed with good quality items .
Bathroom with shower and hairdryer ( towels ars supplied and changed twice a week).
There are traditional vaulted brick ceilings with wooden beams throughout.
This property is baby-friendly, offering baby essentials.

The apartment looks out onto a quiet courtyard and each morning you will wake to the sounds of silence accompanied by an occasional church bell.

THE VILLAGE : time seems to have stood still in the medieval village of Arquà Petrarca.
This charming hamlet, nestled in the heart of the Euganean Hills Natural Park, is a proud member of “The Most Beautiful Villages in Italy” an organization dedicated to promoting 'the great heritage of History, Art, Culture, Environment and Traditions found in small Italian villages' that are unique and offer a special experience.
The S.S. Trinità Oratory; the Loggia dei Vicari; the Poet's museum/house; the Fountain with the old washing trough and the charming palaces that face the narrow streets bear fascinating witness to the past fortunes of Arquà Petrarca.
Surrounding Arquà Petrarca visitors will find the world renown Terme Euganee Spas; the impressive historical garden of Valsanzibio; 4 golf courses; the small medieval towns of Monselice, Este e Montagnana; Praglia e Carceri Abbeys; and several wonderful Venetian Villas.

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • 60 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional


              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Low Allergen Environment
              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
              • Children Welcome
              • Wheelchair Inaccessible

              Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4

              • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon


              • Bed linen provided and changed once a week. Cot , high chair, baby basin on request....moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, shower, bidet

                hair dryer...moreless

              • Towels provided and changed twice a weel.

              Other Amenities

                  • The property is baby-friendly, offering essential baby equipment (crib, high chair,basin...)...moreless


                  • Television
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Radio
                  • Books:

                    Literature on Venice in english + plenty of maps and brochures on Arquà Petrarca and its lovely surroundings ( in english, german, and french) ...moreless


                  • Romantic
                  • Historic


                  • Autumn Foliage
                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Museums
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Restaurants
                  • Winery Tours

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Walking
                  • Scenic Drives

                  local services and businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital

                  Location Type

                  • Rural
                  • Village

                  sports and adventure activities

                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Golf
                  • Cycling
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis

                  catering options

                      • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


                      • Dining Area
                      • Child's Highchair
                      • Seating for 4 people


                      • Air Conditioning
                      • Washing Machine
                      • Sofa Bed
                      • Internet
                      • Parking On Street
                      • Iron & Board
                      • PC
                      • Hair Dryer
                      • Local Maps
                      • Mosquito Magnet
                      • Paper Towels
                      • Local Restaurant Guide
                      • Basic Soaps
                      • Toilet Paper
                      • Wireless Internet
                      • Linens Provided:

                        Changed once a week...moreless

                      • Towels Provided:

                        Changed twice a weel...moreless

                      • Heating:

                        Inipendent system...moreless

                      • Parking:

                        Free parking in all the parkings of the village...moreless

                      house cleaning

                          • Housekeeper Optional


                          • 4 Ring Stove
                          • Cooking Utensils
                          • Coffee Maker
                          • Toaster
                          • Refrigerator
                          • Oven
                          • Microwave


                          • Balcony

                          property descriptor

                              • Terraced


                              Write a review 4.9
                              from 17 traveler reviews

                              Special offer: LAST MINUTE SUMMER SPECIAL OFFER !!!!

                              20% OFF from JULY 8th to AUGUST 30th Was € 100/120 per day, NOW € 80/ 96 per day. 5 days min. stay - changeover day flexible. FREE INTERNET and FREE PARKING in all the parkings of the village. A GREAT CHANCE TO VISIT VENICE AND DISCOVER ITS BESUTIFUL REGION, OR SIMPLY TO RELAX ON A NEAR BEACH ( or POOL ).

                              Offer for: Jul 8, 2014 - Aug 30, 2014 View calendar

                              Rental basis: Per property
                              Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                              high season
                              Mar 15 - Oct 15, 2014
                              2 night min stay
                              €100 €100
                              Fri, Sat, Sun
                              low season
                              Oct 16 - Mar 14, 2015
                              2 night min stay
                              €86 €86
                              Fri, Sat, Sun

                              Additional information about rental rates


                              • Taxes Not included


                              •N.B. EURO 20,oo EXTRA FLAT RATE CHARGE PER DAY FORE MORE THAN 2 GUESTS..

                              Last minute: 10% reduction for reservations within 10 days before arrival, excluded august and for a 6 nights minimum stay.

                              Rates include electricity, heating, air- conditioning, bed sheets, bathroom linen and cleaning at departure.

                              Rates include a good WIFI CONNECTION and FREE PARKING in the parkings of the village

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                              60 Kilometres
                              Nearest Airport
                              4 Kilometres
                              Nearest Train
                              4.5 Kilometres
                              Nearest Motorway
                              Monselice A 13
                              50 Kilometres
                              Nearest Beach
                              Venice / Sottomarina / Rosolina
                              30 Metres
                              Nearest Barpub
                              Arquà Petrarca
                              3 Kilometres
                              Nearest Golf
                              Padova golf club - Valsanzibio
                              30 Metres
                              Nearest Restaurant
                              Osteria al Guerriero

                              Car: Recommended

                              Just a short distance from Venice, in the heart of the enchanting medieval village of Arqua Petrarca...a charming apartment in a lovely, historical stone house awaits your arrival. Your private home away from home lies sequestered in a quiet hamlet where the poet Francesco Petrarca made his home for the last years of his life. Enjoy the warm hospitality of an old family house, explore the magnificent Veneto region and enjoy day trips to the vibrant, romantic city of Venice.

                              Other Activities: art towns, spas, hicking, cycling, wine tasting...


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                              Speaks: french, italian, english

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                              • A Casa Zorzi - garden

                                A Casa Zorzi - garden

                              • livingroom


                              • Livingroom


                              • sleepingroom


                              • Bathroom


                              • garden


                              • vineyards


                              • along our rivers

                                along our rivers

                              • praglia abbey

                                praglia abbey

                              • palio in montagnana

                                palio in montagnana

                              • la rocca in monselice

                                la rocca in monselice

                              • padova


                              • entryway


                              • Livingroom + Kitchen

                                Livingroom + Kitchen

                              • Bedroom


                              • inside


                              • inside


                              • Petrarca's house

                                Petrarca's house

                              • a beautiful walk

                                a beautiful walk

                              • biking on euganean hills

                                biking on euganean hills

                              • montagnana


                              • the castle of monselice

                                the castle of monselice

                              • palladio's la rotonda

                                palladio's la rotonda

                              • venice at your fingertip

                                venice at your fingertip

                              €86 - €100 per night (EUR)

                              1 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                              Sleeps 4

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                              Minimum stay: 2 nights
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