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Apartment, in Tuscany Sleeps 6 (4+2), with Beautiful Grounds and Swimming Pool

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The apartment sleeps 6 people. The grounds are shared with other apartments.

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Last updated: 01/17/2015

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  • Minimum stay:4-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Manager
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Cortona apartment description

Ippocastano Villa is located in Tuscany in a small town named Camucia di Cortona. This is an independently owned old Tuscan Villa that has been divided into individual apartments consisting of 1 and 2 bedrooms. The apartments can be rented together. All apartments have modern kitchens that include everything needed for cooking and entertaining. All kitchens have seating areas and some have fireplaces. All apartments are decorated maintaining the original 'Tuscan' charm inherent to the area. Linens are included and all apartments have access to washing and ironing facilities located on the grounds. Additionally, all units have access to the beautiful large swimming pool and the hot tub. There is also a playground for the children. All units include satellite television.


The entire villa must be rented. The villa can sleep up to 39 people and consists of 9 separate apartments. It is the perfect property for wedding groups, family reunions, etc. Underneath each rental period, there is a rental cost breakdown for each apartment so that each part of the family, or group, can pay for their particular apartment; HOWEVER, please note that this entire property must be rented together. The rental includes use of pool, hot-tub, and all of the grounds. All linens are provided for all units. So that you can decide ahead of time who will be staying in each particular apartment, the details of each apartment are as follows:

Apartment Focolare: can sleep 6 people and is located on the first floor. There are 2 bedrooms. The master bedroom has a queen bed and is located on the 1st floor. The 2nd bedroom has 2 single beds and is located upstairs in the loft. There is also a cozy sitting area with a desk located upstairs. This is the ideal layout for a family or two couples. There is also a divan-bed located in the living room that can sleep 2 people. The kitchen is fully equipped with everything you will need.

Apartment Cortona: is located on the first floor and sleeps 4 people. There is one bedroom with a double bed and a divan-bed that can sleep an additional 2 people. There is also a well equipped kitchen with eating area for 4 people and a nice living room. This apartment is well furnished and keeps the Tuscan charm with its many personalized furnishings. Enjoy the authentic wood beamed ceilings and Tuscan furniture. There are also beautiful views from the old wooden windows.

Apartment Valdichiana is located on the first floor and sleeps 3 people. There is 1 double bedroom and a divan-bed that can sleep 2 children or 1 adult. There is a full, and well equipped kitchen, and a beautiful view of the Valdichiana from the dining room window. There is seating for 4 people at the antique dining table.

Apartment Etrusco: is located on the ground floor, and it consists of one double bedroom with a divan-bed in the living room that can sleep another 2 people. There is a fully equipped kitchen and seating for 4 people. This is a charming and quaint apartment that is conveniently located on the ground floor for easy access, especially good for individuals with mobility impairments

Apartment Margherita; is located on the first floor and it sleeps 4 people. There is 1 double bedroom with a double bed and also a single bed, plus a divan-bed in the living room. The bedroom has a large window where you can look out to the grounds and watch the birds, butterflies, or look at the stunning view. There is also a cozy fireplace in the living room. The kitchen is fully equipped for all of your cooking needs. This is a nice place for a couple or a small family.

Apartment Camucia: is a cozy apartment that sleeps 2 people. It is located on the ground floor and has one bedroom with a double bed. It retains the 'Tuscan' charm with old wood beamed ceilings. This is a perfect place for a couple or for a single person. The kitchen is beautiful and fully equipped for your cooking needs. The Tuscan charm is retained in the kitchen with the old stone walls that still adorn the room. You will go back in time when you stay in this apartment; however, you will also feel all the comforts of home.

Apartment Taverna: is located on the ground floor and it sleeps 3 people. It is a good location for anybody who may not like to walk up any stairs. There is a double bed in the master bedroom and a divan-bed in the living room. The kitchen is fully equipped for all of your cooking needs. This apartment overlooks a beautiful garden that is shared with only one other apartment. Good for a particular family staying as part of the larger group.

Apartment Girasole: is located on the first floor and has a double bedroom, and a double bedroom that also has a single bed in the room (sleeps 5). There is a wooden staircase that links the two bedrooms. One of the bedrooms is situated at a higher level and has a breathtaking view of Cortona. There is a modern kitchen with all of the cooking pans and utensils you will need. There is also a fireplace located in the living room. This is the ideal apartment for a couple or a family.

Apartment Archi: is located on the ground floor and it can sleep up to 7 people. There are 2 double bedrooms, and a single bedroom with 2 beds. There is a spacious living room with a divan-bed for comfortably sleeping a 7th person. The kitchen has all the things you will need to cook an authentic 'Tuscan' meal.

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Property Type

  • Apartment

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 6

  • Focolare: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    sofa bed sleeps 1...moreless

  • Child crib can be rented for 20 euros for week. Make request at time of rental. Extra beds can be rented for 50 euros per week or 25 euros for less than one week. Make request at time of rental....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Focolare: toilet, shower

    comfortable modern bathroom furniture...moreless

Other Amenities

  • Apartment has stove top burners, satellite TV, refrigerator, microwave, and a fireplace. There is a shared washing machine on the grounds. The pool, hot-tub, wood barbecue, playground, and lounge are are shared. Coffee maker is Italian stove top espresso maker. Extra bed: on request at cost of 50 euros per week, or 25 euros for less than one week. Baby crib: on request for 30 euros per week, ask in advance. Pets: one small pet is allowed. Ask when renting. Cost is 30 euros extra for final cleaning. Heating in winter: available based on consumption and is 2 euros per cubic meter. Fireplace: wood is 5 euros per basket Bikes and scooters: on request. Ask for price. Horse backriding: on request. Ask for price. Local typical products on request (wine, oil, honey, etc.) Tennis & swimming instruction on request, ask price. Washer is 5 euros per token. Hydro-massage pool: 5 euros per 20 min, max 5 people....moreless

Entertainment

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Coin Laundry
  • Festivals
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Recreation Center
  • Reefs
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Downtown
  • Town
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Mountain Biking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Alarm Clock
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace:

    only Margherita apartment...moreless

  • Garage:

    on request - payment service...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    payment service...moreless

  • Internet:

    on request...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine:

    payment service...moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Mini Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster:

    only on request...moreless

Outside

  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio

Pool / Spa

  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low Season
Jan 4 - Apr 19, 2015
7 night min stay

€590

Changeover Day: Saturday

Middle Season
Apr 20 - Apr 25, 2015
6 night min stay

€680

Changeover Day: Saturday

Low Season
Apr 26 - May 31, 2015
7 night min stay

€590

Changeover Day: Saturday

Middle Season
Jun 1 - Jul 5, 2015
7 night min stay

€680

Changeover Day: Saturday

High Season
Jul 6 - Aug 29, 2015
7 night min stay

€770

Changeover Day: Saturday

Middle Season
Aug 30 - Sep 26, 2015
7 night min stay

€680

Changeover Day: Saturday

Low Season
Sep 27 - Dec 20, 2015
7 night min stay

€590

Changeover Day: Saturday

Middle Season
Dec 21 - Dec 28, 2015
7 night min stay

€680

Changeover Day: Saturday

High Season
Dec 29 - Jan 2, 2016
4 night min stay

€770

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit €100
  • Pet Fee €30
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Additional charge to be paid on arrival:

Deposit € 100,00 - Tourist tax 1.50 € per person, per night up to 4 nights children under the age of 12 are exempted from the tourist tax

Extra: Additional bed € 45,00 for week

Whirlpool max 5 Seats: 4 € per token

heating € 4,00 mc.

Fireplace wood: € 5,00

Kids Bed € 30.00 per week

Washer-iron: 4 € per token

Booking formality

Advance: account when booking and balance to the arrival of the leaseholder, for cash half or bank draft. It is not possible take the necessary steps to the join for with bancomat or credit card.


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Location

100 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Florence
500 Metres
Nearest Barpub
Camucia
10 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Lake Trasimeno
12 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Golf Club Valdichiana
250 Metres
Nearest Train
Camucia di Cortona
8 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
A1
2 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Canta Napoli
50 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Mt Amiata

Car: Not Necessary

'Focolare Ippocastano' is located in Camucia - Cortona in Tuscany. There are many museums and Etruscan ruins in the area. The apartment is close to wonderful restaurants, shopping, scenic views, and the train station. For those who enjoy water sports, Lake Trasimeno is only 15 minutes away by car or train. In the summer, you can watch the re-enactment of the famous battle by Hanibal. There are many open air concerts in the summer. For those who enjoy walking, there are many areas with inclines where one can exercise while looking at some of the most breathtaking views anywhere in the world. You can also walk an old Roman road and Cortona's beautiful Parterre. Tennis and golf can be enjoyed several months of the year. Cycling and horseback riding are also possible in the local area. You decide to participate in wine and olive oil tasting. The Chianti wine region is outside your back door. Tour guides are available for hire. Language classes and cooking classes are available on a regular basis and are within walking distance from the apartment. This area is the perfect location for day trips to Florence, Rome, Castiglione del Lago, Castiglione Fiorentino, Città di Castello, Assisi, Bologna, Parma, Pisa, Montepulciano, Perugia, Arezzo, Siena, Spoleto, Deruta, and Chiusi. There are also many other small towns hill towns to visit nearby. Rome is 2 hours by train and Venice is 4 hours. Milan can be reached in about 2 hours on the express train. The famous 'Tuscan Film Festival' is held yearly in Florence, and the 'Festival of the Worlds' is held yearly in Spoleto. You may also want to stay close to home and visit local places in Camucia or Cortona. If you are interested in Etruscan ruins then you are in the right area with the famous Etruscan museum in Cortona and several famous ruins in Cortona, Camucia, and Chiusi.

Distances: Florence 100 km, Rome 190 km, Chianciano Terme 40 km, Lake Trasimeno 16 km, Perugia 45 km, Assisi 60 km, Pienza 30 km, Montalcino 40 km, Arezzo 25 km, Siena 60 km, Montepulciano 20 km, Gubbio 70 km, Todi 70 km, Orvieto 70 km, S. Quirico D'Orcia 40 km, S. Gimignano 85 km.

UNESCO World Heritage Sites good for day trips:

Rome: The Vatican, Rome Historic Center

Tivoli: Hadrian's Villa & Villa D'Este

Cerveteri & Tarquinia

Umbria: Assisi and St. Francis' Basilica

Tuscany: Val d'Orcia, Pienza historic center, Siena historic center, San Gimignano, Pisa and Piazza del Duomo, Florence historic center.

Marche: Urbino historic center.

 

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  • The apartment sleeps 6 people. The grounds are shared with other apartments.

    The apartment sleeps 6 people. The grounds are shared with other apartments.

  • Focolare apartment - bedroom

    Focolare apartment - bedroom

  • Focolare apartment - the living room - the kitchen - the loft

    Focolare apartment - the living room - the kitchen - the loft

  • Focolare apartment - bathroom

    Focolare apartment - bathroom

  • Margherita apartment - bedroom near the living room

    Margherita apartment - bedroom near the living room

  • Cortona apartment - the living room - kitchen

    Cortona apartment - the living room - kitchen

  • Taverna apartment

    Taverna apartment

  • Etrusco apartment - bedroom

    Etrusco apartment - bedroom

  • Cortona apartment - the living room and the kitchen

    Cortona apartment - the living room and the kitchen

  • Taverna apartment - the living room

    Taverna apartment - the living room

  • Focolare apartment - the loft

    Focolare apartment - the loft

  • Focolare apartment - loft

    Focolare apartment - loft

  • Margherita apartment

    Margherita apartment

  • Margherita apartment - the living room

    Margherita apartment - the living room

  • Archi apartment - bedroom

    Archi apartment - bedroom

  • Archi apartment - bathroom

    Archi apartment - bathroom

  • Archi apartment - bedroom

    Archi apartment - bedroom

  • Archi apartment - the living room and the kitchen

    Archi apartment - the living room and the kitchen

  • Archi apartment - bedroom + bed sofa

    Archi apartment - bedroom + bed sofa

€84 - €110 per night (EUR)
Minimum stay: 4-7 nights
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  • Bedrooms
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  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, french, spanish, italian
  • Response time: Within a few days
  • Response rate: 60%
  • Calendar last updated: 01/17/2015
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