Beautifully presented cottage with stunning views over the Umbrian landscape.
- english, italian
About Penny Radford
The owner is Penny Radford who personally restored the buildings for over 20 years using reclaimed tiles, oak beams, stone fireplaces and doors. It now showpeices elegantly decorated rooms with thoughtful interior design and antique furniture.
Penny Radford purchased this Cottage in 1994
Why Penny Radford chose Umbertide
Penny lives and works on the property and makes sure she is always on-hand for her guests to give advice on everything from walks to local restaurants - her guests mean everything to her and she aims to make them have a holiday to remember. Umbria is a centre of historic art and from this unspoilt hillside retreat your host can advise you and share her many years experience when it comes to where to go and what to see. A personally tailored experience for all guests always available.
What makes this Cottage unique
Many previous guests have returned for the peace and tranquility that is unique up at Prato di Sotto and combined with the pool, the sunshine and the seductive charm of the Umbrian hills there is no better place to spend your holiday. Penny offers her guests a unique mix of rugged Umbrian scenery with the warm hospitality of an English country house, sharing her extensive knowledge of Umbria and all the sights and sounds of the local area. She always makes time for guests and is always on hand to advice on a local walk or to recommend and book a table for you at a local restaurant.
Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
The property is situated on Monte Corona, accessed by taking the SP170 approx 10km from our local town of Umbertide, then you turn off and take a white road that winds up the hillside, passing the small medieval Borgo of Santa Giuliana for 6km before you reach the property, Prato di Sotto.