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25% Off 23-30 August. Restored Farmhouse, Private Pool, Olive Grove, Views

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Last updated: 08/13/2014

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  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Umbertide villa description

A private restored stone house that sits on two acres of beautifully landscaped property and olive groves,Casa d'Oliva is a superb location for a vacation for 4-6 guests. It sits high in the hills of Northern Umbria with breathtaking views of the Italian countryside, yet is located near all the region has to offer. The house, a combination of old world charm and modern amenities, is filled with typical Umbrian furnishings.
It is near to all the hill towns of Tuscany and Umbria including Assisi, Gubbio, Siena, Spoleto, Orvieto, Florence and Cortona and within 15 minutes of a town that has a supermarket and all the services you may want.
Eat a leisurely breakfast under the wisteria covered pergola. Spend the day reading by the private pool or walking through the countryside and then dine on the spacious stone patio that overlooks the mountains.
Casa d'Oliva is the perfect setting and location to make your Italian vacation most memorable.


Additional amenities: There is a great deal of information about the area including restaurants, sights, towns and trips. Phone numbers, directions and maps are provided.

Casa d'Oliva has an extensive library (classics, mystery, chick lit, suspense, biography, travel, etc.) and games and puzzles.

A sizeable CD collection (Aerosmith to Zevon and Bach to Tchaikovsky) and a selection of DVDs that can be watched on your laptop computer are in the house.

Shampoo, soap, hair dryers, ironing board and iron provided as well.

Dinner is available for your first evening at Casa d'Oliva. Inquire about menu and prices.

In-home catering and cooking lessons are available. Contact the owner for details.

In-home massage with a licensed, English speaking masseuse also available. Contact the owner for details.

Complimentary items: Complimentary kitchen starter package including cheese, wine, bread, milk, coffee and eggs provided. The kitchen is equipped with spices, salt, sugar and cleaning supplies as well as dishes, flatware, glasses, pots, pans, etc..

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Property Type

  • Villa
  • 200 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Suitability

          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

          • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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          • Bedroom 2: 1 king

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          • Bedroom 3: 1 sleep sofa /futon

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          • One bedroom with king bed, chest, armoire and book case with adjacent bath. One bedroom with king bed, chest, armoire and book case and adjacent bath. One sitting room with double sofa bed and shared bath....moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

          • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower

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          • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

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          • Bathroom 3: outdoor shower

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          • One bath with shower enclosure, toilet, sink and towel warmer. One bath with shower in tub, toilet, sink and towel warmer. Outdoor shower at pool....moreless

          Other Amenities

              • House is suitable for the elderly on the ground floor. See below for additional amenities....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • CD Player
              • Games
              • Music Library
              • Radio

              Theme

              • Away From It All
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Autumn Foliage
              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Coin Laundry
              • Museums
              • Restaurants
              • Ruins
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Laundromat
              • Massage Therapist

              Leisure Activities

              • Bird Watching
              • Horseback Riding
              • Scenic Drives
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking

              Location Type

              • Mountain
              • Rural

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Fishing
              • Freshwater Fishing
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Mountain Biking
              • Mountain Climbing
              • Mountaineering
              • Swimming

              Dining

              • Dining
              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 6 people

              General

              • Alarm Clock
              • Basic Soaps
              • Fireplace
              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Iron & Board
              • Laundry Soap
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room
              • Local Maps
              • Parking
              • Safe
              • Shampoo
              • Telephone
              • Tiled Stove
              • Toilet Paper
              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine

              Kitchen

              • 4 Ring Stove
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Kitchen
              • Oven
              • Refrigerator
              • Toaster

              Outside

              • Balcony
              • Barbecue
              • Deck / Patio
              • Lawn / Garden
              • Outdoor Grill
              • Porch / Veranda
              • Terrace

              Pool / Spa

              • Outdoor Pool
              • Private Pool

              Property Descriptor

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                  Rates are for up to 4 guests. Add 50 GBP per additional guest for a maximum of 6 guests.A 400.00 Euro security deposit is collected upon arrival and returned at your departure less any breakage and heating usage costs. A 75.00 Euro cleaning fee due per week collected upon arrival.
                  Payment is accepted in US Dollars by wire or check. Please ask the owner about payment terms.
                  

                  Note: Until confirmed, rates are subject to change without notice.


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                  Location

                  40 Kilometres
                  Nearest Airport
                  Perugia
                  5 Kilometres
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Spedalicchio
                  15 Kilometres
                  Nearest Golf
                  Antongnola
                  10 Kilometres
                  Nearest Train
                  Umbertide
                  10 Kilometres
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Umbertide
                  5 Kilometres
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Spedalicchio

                  Car: Necessary

                  Casa d'Oliva is a day trip to Assisi, Gubbio, Perugia, Orvieto, Siena, Cortona and many other of the hill towns of Umbria and Tuscany. The art and churches of Florence are but 2 hours away. The house is near to many vineyards, olive oil mills that offer tours and tastings.

                  Other Activities: In-home catering, cooking lessons, guided vineyard tours, in-home massage, sightseeing, antiquing, shopping and golf. Contact me for more information.

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 2002

                  About the owner: We are an American couple Cliffe Raymond and Betsy Fenik who love Italy and especially Umbria. In the United States we own a manufacturing company and make parts for boats. Cliffe is an avid cyclist and loves riding both in Italy and here in Rhode Island. I am a photographer and am very lucky to spend lots of time making pictures all over Italy and New England.

                  Why the Owner Chose Umbertide:
                  We vacationed in Umbria and fell in love with the people, the countryside, the food, the wine and the pace of life. We hope to retire there someday, but in the meantime we are happy to share our little piece of heaven on earth with those who want to slow down and really enjoy life. Our home is a bit remote, but that is exactly what makes it the perfect get-away. Its position up the mountain affords you spectacular views and plenty of peace while its nearness to town (15 minutes) enables you to enjoy dining out and other activities. If sightseeing is what you like Casa d’Oliva is situated near to all the “hill towns” of Umbria and Tuscany. Easy day trips include Cortona, Assisi, Gubbio, Pienza, Montefalco and Florence is a 1 hour 20 minute train ride away.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
                  Eat breakfast under the ivy covered pergola or on the balcony. Spend the day sunning and swimming at the pool. Enjoy a catered dinner on the patio. Please stop and smell the roses. Feel free to pick them too. Enjoy all the flowers here and be sure to use the herbs in the pots on the patio for delicious, fresh pasta dishes. Make sure to be up at the pool each evening for a beautiful sunset. On a clear night lie out on the pump house roof and watch for shooting stars. Enjoy the sounds of the country; the cuckoo, crickets, song birds. At night you can hear the frogs and birds. Slow down, take your time, experience everything here. Italy runs on slow time. So should you when on holiday.


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                  Speaks: english, italian

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                  Photos

                  • Casa d'Oliva

                    Casa d'Oliva

                  • Cypress trees in back yard

                    Cypress trees in back yard

                  • Wisteria covered pergola with a table

                    Wisteria covered pergola with a table

                  • Living room with fireplace and seating

                    Living room with fireplace and seating

                  • Downstairs bedroom with King bed

                    Downstairs bedroom with King bed

                  • Upstairs sitting room with sofa-bed

                    Upstairs sitting room with sofa-bed

                  • Dinner on the patio

                    Dinner on the patio

                  • Olive grove and pool

                    Olive grove and pool

                  • Shower at the pool

                    Shower at the pool

                  • Pool

                    Pool

                  • Casa d'Oliva back of the house

                    Casa d'Oliva back of the house

                  • from the bedroom window

                    from the bedroom window

                  • View from the patio at dusk

                    View from the patio at dusk

                  • Downstairs bedroom with King bed

                    Downstairs bedroom with King bed

                  • Upstairs bedroom with King bed

                    Upstairs bedroom with King bed

                  • Dinner on the patio

                    Dinner on the patio

                  • To the pool

                    To the pool

                  • Pool 12m X 5m

                    Pool 12m X 5m

                  • Pergola

                    Pergola

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                  2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 6

                  Contact owner for availability
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                  Member since: 2006
                  Speaks: english, italian
                  • Calendar last updated: 08/13/2014
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                  +001 401 8844304

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