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Last updated: 12/22/2014
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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Vicenza farmhouse description

The 6 apartments are built into the south facing wing of a 17th century Italian Villa and 400 acre working arable farm called Palazzo Rosso (the Red Palace). The 400 year old building has just been completely and lovingly restored, retaining all original features, beams, solid stone walls, fireplaces etc. There is a 300 square metre 10 metre high beamed barn for guest use, paved with local stone. A 13.5x6 metre pool was installed in the spring 2008. There are extensive gardens for guests on both sides of the building, as well as an orchard and courtyard animals (horse, ponies, sheep, goats, pigs, chickens, turkeys, ducks, rabbits and dogs).
The building faces south and has views out over our farmland, with a river and the Colli Berici hills to the west side, the Villa courtyard garden to the north side and our 15 acres of Vineyards to the east.


Places to visit: The historic town Vicenza is only 17km from the farm & there is a cycle track to the centre for approximately 9km. The Berici hills are only 2km from the farm, where there are many hiking & biking tracks as well as an area famous for climbing called Lumignano. The spa towns of Abano & Montegrotto Terme are only 25km away.

Further afield: Venice is 65km which is a one hour drive away, or a one hour train ride from Vicenza. Verona is 65km which is a one hour drive away, Padova 30km which is a half an hour drive away. Lake Garda is 100km way & easily accessible by motorway. The Altopiano of Asiago & skiing at 2000m are only 70km away. Florence is a two & a half hour drive away

More Information about the property: The apartments can all be rented separately or together for larger groups.
Upon request it is possible to rent out a 110 square metre communal room with kitchen and bathroom situated next to the apartments.
The apartments have access to a first floor 140 square metre 6 metre high open plan communal room.
The apartments have use of a communal laundry room with a washing machine, two washing sinks, clothes drying facilities, ironing board and iron.

Apartment 3 Palazzo Rosso: Vicenza Vacation Rental by Owner Listing 68001ha

First floor two bedroom apartment, with open plan living, dining and kitchen area. One double/twin bedroom. One triple bedroom. One bathroom with shower. The apartment is very well furnished with locally made solid wood furniture and kitchen. The kitchen has a solid granite work surface. Classic larch wood floor. 400 year old exposed solid stone walls. original beamed ceilings. The north facing bedroom has a view of the 5000 square metre Villa Palazzo Rosso courtyard garden. The south facing bedroom has a view over the 350 square metre, 10 metre high beamed 'Portico' barn which is for guest use. The apartment is both heated and air conditioned.

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Property Type

  • Farmhouse
  • 60 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7

          • Bedroom North: 1 queen

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          • Bedroom South: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

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          • The south facing bedroom can be made up as three singles or as a large double and a single. The north facing bedroom can be made up as two singles or as a large double. A cot can be provided if required, please advise in advance....moreless

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • The apartment sleeps 5 comfortably and there is also a sofa bed in the living area for occasional use. There is a utility room on the first floor which is for guest use with two sinks, a washing machine, clothes driers, an Iron and ironing board and children's toys. The kitchen is equipped with everything you might need for cooking, should you choose not to go out to one of the many very good local restaurants....moreless

              Entertainment

              • CD Player
              • DVD Player
              • Radio
              • Satellite / Cable
              • Stereo
              • Television

              Theme

              • Family
              • Historic

              Attractions

              • Autumn Foliage
              • Churches
              • Museums
              • Restaurants
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Babysitter
              • Groceries
              • Hospital

              Leisure Activities

              • Horseback Riding
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking

              Location Type

                  • Rural

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Ski Lift Privileges
                  • Skiing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Whitewater Rafting

                  Dining

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

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Broadband Access
                  • Clothes Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Internet
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Parking
                  • Sofa Bed
                  • Sunbed
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Fax

                  Kitchen

                  • 4 Ring Stove
                  • Freezer
                  • Grill
                  • Microwave
                  • Refrigerator

                  Outside

                  • Barbecue
                  • Bicycles
                  • Lawn / Garden

                  Pool / Spa

                  • Communal Pool
                  • Outdoor Pool

                  Forms Of Payment

                      • Accept Credit Card

                      Property Descriptor

                          • Detached
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          High Season
                          Jun 13 - Sep 6, 2015
                          7 night min stay
                          €118
                          My Standard Rate
                          4 night min stay
                          €103

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                          • No additional mandatory fees
                          • Taxes Not included

                          Notes:

                          The rental rate includes electricity, heating and air conditioning (when required), linen (including beach towels during the summer season) and final cleaning. There are no hidden costs. Payment by bank transfer or by credit card.


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                          Last updated: 12/22/2014
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                          Location

                          70 Kilometres
                          Nearest Airport
                          Venice Marco Polo or Venice Treviso or Verona
                          300 Metres
                          Nearest Barpub
                          Bar Stazione
                          70 Kilometres
                          Nearest Ferry
                          Venice
                          20 Kilometres
                          Nearest Golf
                          Frassanelle
                          15 Kilometres
                          Nearest Train
                          Vicenza
                          2 Kilometres
                          Nearest Motorway
                          Valdastico South, Longare Montegaldella exit
                          3 Kilometres
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          Trattoria Al Volto
                          70 Kilometres
                          Nearest Ski
                          Asiago
                          50 Kilometres
                          Nearest Beach
                          Chioggia or Lido near Venice

                          Car: Recommended

                          The Villa Palazzo Rosso is located near the village of Longare, in the hamlet of 'Ponte di Lumignano' at the foot of the Berici Hills (400 meters high). The local area is perfect for hiking, mountain biking and rock climbing. There are many local restaurants and wine producers where guests can enjoy the fantastic local dishes & taste the local wine. There is a cycle track which starts in Longare and winds all the way to the centre of Vicenza (14 kms).

                          There are many famous Palladian villas in the area which people from all over the world come to visit.

                          Palazzo Rosso Farm is a perfect starting point from which to visit all of the most famous historic cities such as Venice, Verona, Padova, Vicenza, Mantova, Ferrara as well as Bassano, Marostica and Asolo. All of these locations are well within and hours drive from the farm.

                          Other local attractions which our guests enjoy include wine tasting in the many local wine cellars, a Grana Padana cheese factory and shop and a local organic Olive oil prooducer.

                          Other Activities: Rock climbing, mountain biking and hiking in the 400 metre high Colli Berici hills

                           

                          Manager info

                          Year Purchased: 1991

                          About: Hi I am Phil. My wife Silvy and I have owned and managed our 400 acre farm since 1992 when I moved to Italy from the UK. We started to rent out one apartment in 2002 and enjoyed having people around so much that we decided to restore a huge old 17th century barn and farm house which we turned into 6 holiday rental apartments.

                          Why Vicenza:
                          We were lucky enough to inherit Palazzo Rosso Farm from my wife Silvy's family.

                          The Unique Benefits at this Farmhouse:
                          Our guests love to come and stay at Palazzo Rosso because they can enjoy the benefits of being close to many beautiful places such as Venice, Verona, Padova, Mantova and Vicenza and at the same time when they want to relax they can sit back and enjoy the farm location and beautiful surroundings at Palazzo Rosso.


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                          Speaks: english, french, italian

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                          Photos

                          • Aerial view of Palazzo Rosso

                            Aerial view of Palazzo Rosso

                          • 300 square metre barn and guest recreation area

                            300 square metre barn and guest recreation area

                          • The entrance to the apartments where our guests will find fresh eggs every day

                            The entrance to the apartments where our guests will find fresh eggs every day

                          • Triple bedroom in apartment 1 on the ground floor

                            Triple bedroom in apartment 1 on the ground floor

                          • Kitchen & living area apartment 2

                            Kitchen & living area apartment 2

                          • Kitchen & living area of apartment 6. Second floor with views down to the barn

                            Kitchen & living area of apartment 6. Second floor with views down to the barn

                          • The pool at night with Led lights that change colour, a great place to relax.

                            The pool at night with Led lights that change colour, a great place to relax.

                          • The view from the pool to the barn.

                            The view from the pool to the barn.

                          • Aerial view of Palazzo Rosso, our vinyards and Berici hills in the background.

                            Aerial view of Palazzo Rosso, our vinyards and Berici hills in the background.

                          • The driveway to Palazzo Rosso and the old gates. The photos was taken by a guest

                            The driveway to Palazzo Rosso and the old gates. The photos was taken by a guest

                          • Winter time at Palazzo Rosso. Snow along the driveway

                            Winter time at Palazzo Rosso. Snow along the driveway

                          • Summer by the pool

                            Summer by the pool

                          • Palazzo Rosso Farm 13.5x6 metre pool with jacuzzi jets installed in 2008

                            Palazzo Rosso Farm 13.5x6 metre pool with jacuzzi jets installed in 2008

                          • The south facing barn of Palazzo Rosso as seen from the farm

                            The south facing barn of Palazzo Rosso as seen from the farm

                          • Apartment 1 on the ground floor kitchen & living room

                            Apartment 1 on the ground floor kitchen & living room

                          • View of triple bedroom in apartment 1 and the solid stone walls

                            View of triple bedroom in apartment 1 and the solid stone walls

                          • The double or twin Bedroom of apartment 2 on the ground floor

                            The double or twin Bedroom of apartment 2 on the ground floor

                          • The pool table in the common room

                            The pool table in the common room

                          • Taking life easy by the pool, with a great view of the farm.

                            Taking life easy by the pool, with a great view of the farm.

                          • The barn at night

                            The barn at night

                          • Vines planted in front of Palazzo Rosso.

                            Vines planted in front of Palazzo Rosso.

                          • The private drive with the apartments in the background.

                            The private drive with the apartments in the background.

                          • The first floor terrace (140 square metres) which looks down on the barn and out to the garden, pool and paddock

                            The first floor terrace (140 square metres) which looks down on the barn and out to the garden, pool and paddock

                          • The barn at The Palace, plenty of room for everyone

                            The barn at The Palace, plenty of room for everyone

                          €103 - €118 per night (EUR)
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                          2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 7

                          View calendar: Updated 12/22/14
                          Minimum stay: 4-7 nights
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                          Member since: 2002
                          Speaks: english, french, italian
                          • Calendar last updated: 12/22/2014
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