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Stunning Cliffside Getaway

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Last updated: 03/04/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

This recently renovated traditional Italian farm-style house, with large walled terrace, striking view of valley and famous Civita bridge--made famous in Rick Steves program--adjacent to restaurants and bruschetterias. House offers full comforts, magnificent vistas, and a sense of privacy. Perfect for alfresco dining under pergola--star-watching from patio at night.

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Property Type

  • 3 story
  • House
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

    18...moreless

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 2 twin/ single

    Second floor master bedroom with one king or two twins....moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    windows overlooking valley and side street of village...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    third floor bedroom with spectacular view of valley...moreless

  • Windows overlooking deck, valley and bridge.

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    New, spacious shower, new toilet and plumbing....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Atmosphere is everything! Check out Rick Steve's video!

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Literary novels and non-fiction. Some children's books. Travel guides and maps....moreless

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Theme Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Village:

    One of Rick Steve's favorite hilltop villages in Italy!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining:

    spacious dining area open from kitchen and living room. Walnut dining table for 6. (separate kitchen table for 4)...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Fireplace:

    wood fireplace - original hearth preserved during restoration....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    space heaters provided....moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    Linens, duvets and blankets are plentiful....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Banquette couch, two armchairs and several extra garden chairs. Coffee and side tables. Working, original hearth. Room opens out onto terrace....moreless

  • Parking:

    Permit for parking under bridge....moreless

  • Telephone:

    cell phone provided....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Bath and beach towels provided....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    New washing machine purchased in 2012....moreless

Kitchen

  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped with all cooking necessities. New kitchen table. Opens onto terrace for alfresco dining....moreless

  • Oven

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio:

    Expansive, pergola covered terrace spanning width of house with spectacular view of valley. Deck furniture....moreless

 

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7 night min stay

$1,000 $4,000
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Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
  • Pet Fee $0
  • Taxes Included

Notes:

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Last updated: 03/04/2015
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Location

20 Kilometres
Nearest Train
orvieto
10 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
A1
10 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
lake bolsena

Car: Recommended

Situated in the stunning hill country of Lazio, bordering Tuscany and Umbria, near the famous vineyards of Orvieto, mere minutes from beautiful Lake Bolsena, Civita di Bagnoregio offers the rich simplicity of Italian country life with proximity to a range of fascinating hilltowns...including Orvieto, Pittogliano, Todi, Spoleto, Montefiascone...

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1964

About the owner: Property was purchased by Latvian-American architect Gunnar Birkerts, and restored over a period of years, with full amenities. The property is now owned by trhe Birkerts children, Andra, Sven and Erik.

Why the Owner Chose Civita di Bagnoregio:
It offered the best possible view--at once privately situated and dramatic in exposure.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The view, the privacy, the unique access to to the best of Italian country living; proximity to towns (Orvieto), ancient Etruscan sites, world city (Rome)...Unspoiled magnificent lake (Bolsena) within minutes. Food, wine, local culture...


Contact us

Speaks: english, german, italian

Links to more information:

 

Photos

  • classic post card view

    classic post card view

  • newly renovated bathroom

    newly renovated bathroom

  • Newly restored terrace with pergola and view of valley

    Newly restored terrace with pergola and view of valley

  • View of living room from kitchen.

    View of living room from kitchen.

  • second floor bedroom

    second floor bedroom

  • Third floor hallway between two bedrooms.

    Third floor hallway between two bedrooms.

  • One of the third floor bedrooms.

    One of the third floor bedrooms.

  • local bruschetteria

    local bruschetteria

  • Stairs between two front doors.

    Stairs between two front doors.

  • Recent 'Travel and Leisure' feature.

    Recent 'Travel and Leisure' feature.

  • living room with original, working fireplace.

    living room with original, working fireplace.

  • corner of bathroom.  New shower opposite.

    corner of bathroom. New shower opposite.

  • Terrace

    Terrace

  • Kitchen opening onto terrace

    Kitchen opening onto terrace

  • Second floor hallway view from bedroom, with door to porch.  Bathroom on left.

    Second floor hallway view from bedroom, with door to porch. Bathroom on left.

  • Third floor bedroom with view across valley

    Third floor bedroom with view across valley

  • dramatic sunsets

    dramatic sunsets

  • valley view from terrace.

    valley view from terrace.

  • View of bridge from third floor bedroom.

    View of bridge from third floor bedroom.

VRBO #458246

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  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, german, italian
  • Calendar last updated 03/04/2015
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