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This spacious Villa overlooks a beautiful Umbrian valley. The Villa has been fully restored and now features welcoming rooms and offers all the modern conveniences. Villa Santa Croce is in a secluded position on a hill, reached by a driveway off the local road. The property, situated between the medieval cities of Todi and Orvieto, has outstanding panoramic views of the surrounding Umbrian countryside. Villa Santa Croce is extremely comfortable with several sitting areas where guests can relax together. You will enjoy self catering in the well equipped kitchen with the option of having one of our cooks prepare lunch or dinner for you. Many other services are also offered to make your stay more enjoyable. Villa Santa Croce is an ideal place for your family reunion or for a group of friends on vacation. This property is also an ideal retreat for those traveling with children. A vacation at Villa Santa Croce is a truly Italian holiday experience.
There are 3 comfortable bedrooms each with its own en suite bathroom. Each bedroom offers a different view of the green and picturesque Umbrian landscape. All bedrooms are on the second floor.
Bedroom 1 - with Queen size bed, en suite bathroom with bath tub.
Bedroom 2 -with Queen size bed, en suite bathroom with shower.
Bedroom 3 -with Queen size bed, en suite bathroom with bath tub.
All bedrooms have mosquito nets.
The area of Todi is famous for its natural beauty. The landscape is beautiful with many routes and destinations reachable by foot or bike. There are three mountain bikes available for the guests. There is a marked route through the nearby woods. Umbria is famous for its excellent produce and there are excellent gourmet restaurants in the area. We will be happy to describe and recommend the best ones. We have an outstanding cook at Villa Cipresso. Under request, he prepares excellent lunches or dinners for the guests. He also makes cooking demonstrations, wine tasting sessions, and cooking classes. The cook will personally discuss the menu with guests. Most of the ingredients used come from farms in the area (oil, eggs, vegetables, fruit, and wine). All ingredients are 'organic'. Available: massage, baby sitting, guided tours, wine tastings, and car with driver, etc....moreless
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Dining table for 10 off of the kitchen, it is open and spacious....moreless
Seating for 10 people
4 Ring Stove
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The well-equipped kitchen is spacious and cook-friendly. Just beyond is a large living room with comfortable sofas, a table seating 10, and a large open fireplace. ...moreless
Housekeeping service of 2 hours during the week is included.
Additional maid service is available at 15 Euro per hour.
Linen and towels (also for the swimming pool) are included.
Change of towels once a week is included.
Electricity, water, and final cleaning included.
For further info and special offers please ask for our website link.
Payment arrangements: A deposit of 50% is required.
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Villa Santa Croce is located in the center of Umbria, a unique ecological paradise, a region with hidden treasures of Art, Architecture, Food, and Wine.
This area is famous for its food and wine and one of Italy's most famous restaurants, Vissani, is very near by at Baschi on Lake Corbara. There are excellent restaurants everywhere and numerous wine cellars where you can try Orvieto's excellent wines. Even better, you can eat at the outdoor TodiCastle Estate restaurant, the 'Umbria Grill'. Or, you can arrange for an excellent cook to come to your villa.
The property is perfectly sited for exploring some of Umbria's amazing hill top towns such as Spoleto, Assisi, Gubbio, Siena, Todi, and Perugia. You will find that the villa provides a welcome relief after a long day of sightseeing.
The ancient city of Todi with its narrow winding streets and open-air theatre is a wonderful place to explore, especially on a summer evening. its tortuous, narrow, winding streets, with arches, wells, and unexpected glimpses of the surrounding hills, create an evocative medieval atmosphere.
The rolling Umbrian hills provide marvelous walking opportunities and for the more adventurous, there are many water sports to be tried on the region's numerous lakes.
You might want to enjoy a custom tour with your own private driver to many nearby destinations.
Enjoy nature in pure relaxation and sightseeing.
Year Purchased: 1979
About: I am the owner and manager of this villa have 15 years experience in the hospitality business and food, wine and olive oil are my passion. I will gladly organize excursions, dinners, tastings and other activties and give you advice on where to go and what to see. Congiere service, special requests, birthday cake, firewood or anything else just and I will get it all arranged. Stay with us and satisfaction is guaranteed ! (Don't forget to check the reviews!)
Why Todi: I bought this property because of its location with wide open views at the back yet close to the nearby hamlet. It's charming appearance and spacious rooms. The characteristic ancient stone wall add so much charm.
The Unique Benefits at this Villa: This enchanting house is situated at the edge of a wonderful mevieval hamlet which offers a lovely coffeeshop and a family run restaurant. With its ancient tower and great lay-out, the cozy garden and huge sloping olive groove this property makes you feel right at home and blend into the local community and area.The house is very conveniently located between the famous cities of Todi and Orvieto and close to many Umbrian highlights.