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Near Venice, Casa Zorzi, Your Home Away from Home in a Medieval Village

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Last updated: 03/06/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1-2 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Apartment
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

1 bedroom apartment (sleeps 2+2)

The medieval village of ARQUA' PETRARCA is located in the heart of Euganean Hills Natural Park , From here you can reach any point of interest in less than one hour driving or by train. EVERY HOUR THERE IS A DIRECT TRAIN TO/FROM VENICE, TAKING YOU TO VENICE- GRAND CANAL in 45 MINUTES. Padova is 30 minutes away, Vicenza 45, Verona and Garda Lake 1 hour and, finally Adriatic Sea 45/50.

The historical stone house has been lovingly restored utilizing traditional craftsmanship and materials.
Spacious and well appointed, IRIS apartment sleeps 2 +2 (with sofa bed), and offers modern conveniences: FREE INTERNET ACCESS, AIR CONDITIONING, SAT. TV.
As you walk a few stone stairs to the first floor, you will discover a charming entryway and a window with a view overlooking the surrounding region. The living room is lovingly furnished with locally crafted furniture including a double sofa bed. The spacious and romantic bedroom is beautifully furnished with an exquisite hand painted bed and antique armoire.
The small kitchen is well appointed with good quality items .
Bathroom with shower and hairdryer ( towels ars supplied and changed twice a week).
There are traditional vaulted brick ceilings with wooden beams throughout.
This property is baby-friendly, offering baby essentials.

The apartment looks out onto a quiet courtyard and each morning you will wake to the sounds of silence accompanied by an occasional church bell.

THE VILLAGE : time seems to have stood still in the medieval village of Arquà Petrarca.
This charming hamlet, nestled in the heart of the Euganean Hills Natural Park, is a proud member of “The Most Beautiful Villages in Italy” an organization dedicated to promoting 'the great heritage of History, Art, Culture, Environment and Traditions found in small Italian villages' that are unique and offer a special experience.
The S.S. Trinità Oratory; the Loggia dei Vicari; the Poet's museum/house; the Fountain with the old washing trough and the charming palaces that face the narrow streets bear fascinating witness to the past fortunes of Arquà Petrarca.
Surrounding Arquà Petrarca visitors will find the world renown Terme Euganee Spas; the impressive historical garden of Valsanzibio; 4 golf courses; the small medieval towns of Monselice, Este e Montagnana; Praglia e Carceri Abbeys; and several wonderful Venetian Villas.



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Owner

Member since: 2010

Speaks: english, french, italian
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/06/2017

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • On floor 1
  • 44 m²

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, Beds for 4

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 sleep sofa /futon

    ...moreless

  • Bed linen provided and changed once a week. Cot , high chair, baby basin on request....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, shower, bidet

    hair dryer...moreless

  • Towels provided and changed twice a week.

Other Amenities

  • -The property is baby-friendly, offering essential baby equipment (crib, high chair,basin...) - being in a thermal area there are many beautiful pools in the vicinity ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books:

    Literature on Venice in english + plenty of maps and brochures on Arquà Petrarca and its lovely surroundings ( in english, german, and french) ...moreless

  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Botanical Garden
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Rural
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Mountain Biking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

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

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Basic Soaps
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Indipendent system...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Changed once a week...moreless

  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mosquito Magnet
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking:

    Free parking in all the parkings of the village...moreless

  • Parking On Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Changed twice a weel...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony

Building Type

  • House

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional

Property Descriptor

  • Terraced
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
standard rate
Mar 14 - Mar 13, 2018
2 night min stay
$103
$721 $2,163
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • final cleaning $32.18

Notes:

•N.B. EURO 10.00 EXTRA FLAT RATE CHARGE PER DAY/PER PERSON AFTER 2 GUESTS..

Rates include electricity, heating, air- conditioning, bed sheets, bathroom linen , a good WIFI CONNECTION and FREE PARKING in the parkings of the village


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Location

60 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Venice
30 Metres
Nearest Barpub
maxi bar
3 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Padova golf club - Valsanzibio
4 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Monselice
4.5 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Monselice A 13
30 Metres
Nearest Restaurant
Osteria al Guerriero www.osteriaguerriero.it
50 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Venice / Sottomarina / Rosolina

Car: Recommended

Just a short distance from Venice, in the heart of the enchanting medieval village of Arqua Petrarca...a charming apartment in a lovely, historical stone house awaits your arrival. Your private home away from home lies sequestered in a quiet hamlet where the poet Francesco Petrarca made his home for the last years of his life. Enjoy the warm hospitality of an old family house, explore the magnificent Veneto region and enjoy day trips to the vibrant, romantic city of Venice.

Other Activities: art towns, spas, hicking, cycling, wine tasting...

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2007

About the owner: I was born in Venice but from many years I live in the beautiful medieval village of Arquà Petrarca. I like to welcome any new guest as a friend , helping him to discover, even in few days, the best of our beautiful region.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, italian
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 03/06/2017

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Photos

  • A Casa Zorzi - garden

    A Casa Zorzi - garden

  • bathroom / detail

    bathroom / detail

  • livingroom

    livingroom

  • well appointed kitchenette

    well appointed kitchenette

  • bathroom

    bathroom

  • view from the small terrace

    view from the small terrace

  • vineyards

    vineyards

  • along our rivers

    along our rivers

  • praglia abbey

    praglia abbey

  • palio in montagnana

    palio in montagnana

  • la rocca in monselice

    la rocca in monselice

  • padova

    padova

  • garden

    garden

  • livingroom

    livingroom

  • bedroom

    bedroom

  • view from the entryway

    view from the entryway

  • Petrarca's house

    Petrarca's house

  • a beautiful walk

    a beautiful walk

  • biking on euganean hills

    biking on euganean hills

  • montagnana

    montagnana

  • the castle of monselice

    the castle of monselice

  • palladio's la rotonda

    palladio's la rotonda

  • venice at your fingertip

    venice at your fingertip

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