Casa Del Gelso: Relax in the Countryside 10 Minute Walk from Todi Center(21 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:2 nights
- Property type:Apartment
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:Yes
About the Property
The tranquillity of the Umbrian Hills and the charm of discovering Todi
The villa is composed of two fully independent apartments: one is on the ground floor and the other is on the first floor. “il Gelso”, is the apartment on the ground floor. The other apartment, completely independent and with its own outside spaces is, il Pero'', it is also available for rent, exclusively at VRBO, HomeAway.
Peaceful and secluded, the house is very conveniently located near the historic center of Todi. It provides the ideal location for day-trips to places of very high artistic, historical, natural and religious interest. In less than one hour drive guests can reach Orvieto, Perugia, Spoleto, Assisi (St. Francis), Spello, Cortona, Trevi, Lake Trasimeno, the Carsulae Roman Ruins, Arezzo (Piero della Francesca Frescoes), Norcia, Cascia and many other Umbrian and Southern Tuscan Towns (Siena is 90 minutes by car, Florence and Rome are 2 hours ). Also within one hour drive there are exceptional naturalistic sites such as “Cascata delle Marmore” (the largest waterfalls in Italy), Monti Sibillini and several natural parks.
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Member since: 2012
- On floor 1
- 120 m²
- Vacation Rental
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Non Smoking Only:
- Pets Considered:
Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6
Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms
- Away From It All
- Sports & Activities
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 6 people
- Clothes Dryer
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Deck / Patio:
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My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Cleanings $63.30
- Tax Rate 5%
Rental fee up to 4 guests is 100€/night. If guests are 5 or 6 there is an extra 15€/night.
100€ deposit to be paid cash at the check-in. Will be paid back at the check-out.
For rentals longer than one week: extra cleaning fee of 30€/week can be requested (apartment will be cleaned and all lines and towels changed in the week end).
Rates are subject to change until the reservation is confirmed.
Manager's cancellation policy:
100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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The house provides all the comforts of vacation living in a delightful location. Only 50 meters from the medieval walls of the town of Todi, and 150 meters from the Porta Perugina, it stands at the Center of a Garden/Park with Oaks, Olive Trees and Fruit Orchards. The owners, Paola and Giovanni, live in Davis California (USA) and love coming to the Villa for their vacations with their 3 children.
Peaceful and secluded, the house is very conveniently located near the historic Center of Todi a spectacular medieval Town with a fascinating Piazza, great dining, beautiful churches and views on the Umbrian hills. The house also provides the ideal location for day-trips to places of very high artistic, historical, natural and religious interest. In less than one hour drive guests can reach Orvieto, Perugia, Spoleto, Assisi (St. Francis), Spello, Cortona, Lake Trasimeno, the Carsulae Roman Ruins, Arezzo (Piero della Francesca Frescoes), Norcia, Cascia and many other Umbrian and Southern Tuscan Towns (Siena is 90 minutes by car, Florence and Rome are 2 hours ). Also within one hour drive there are exceptional naturalistic sites such as “Cascata delle Marmore” (the largest waterfalls in Italy), Monti Sibillini Natural Park, Piediluco Lake, Bolsena Lake and several natural parks.
Year Purchased: 2006
About: The Villa was built in 2006 by our family, on the site of an old Umbrian farm. Our family has lived in Todi for 3 generations. Our grandfather first built his home in the center of Todi. Our father has built this Villa. The owners, Giovanni and Paola, consider Todi, the town were Giovanni was born, their second home. They live in Davis, California with their three Children. Our family built this house in order to be our vacation home, caring for every detail and loving every corner of it. We enjoy every moment in the summer when we can spend time here. We welcome our guests very warmly and we are excited that they can enjoy our home.
Why Todi PG, Italy:
This property is unique. It i surrounded by olive trees and fruit trees. Still it is walking distance from the center of the city of Todi. It is ideal for people who like doing cultural, artistic and religious tourism in Umbria and Tuscany. It is ideal in the summer (breezy and not too hot), in the fall (harvesting season) in the winter (for the wonderful holidays decorations and activities in the small umbrian towns) and in the spring (Easter is a great time to be in Todi).
The Unique Benefits at this Apartment:
The home is ideal to relax in the front patio, to enjoy the view of Umbrian hills from the bedroom terrace or to take leisurely walks to the wall and to the center of Todi. It is a fantastic base to visit Umbria, Tuscany, Rome, Latium, Florence, Siena and many other great locations.' Moreover it is a great location for day-trips to historic and artistic towns. If you like sipping your Cappuccino in your bedroom, you can have it there and enjoy a great view of the Umbrian hills. If you enjoy a stroll and you like to have your cappuccino in Piazza you can just walk to Todi's center.
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light dinner at Casa del Gelso
preparing pasta with tomato sauce
Relaxing in the back terrace
Deruta pottery in the house
extra room in the basement
Casa del gelso and the Umbrian countryside
Family room and kitchen
Dresser in the master bedroom
master bedroom with direct access to the garden
The back terrace, at sunset
extra room in the basement
Piazza in Todi, Palazzo dei Priori: 12 minutes walk from Casa del Gelso
View from the bedroom
This listing was first published here in 2012.
Date last modified - Thursday, February 16, 2017
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