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Civita D. Bagnoregio - Ancient Hill Town - Stunning Cliffside Getaway

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Unique Civita di Bangnoregio house, located left of the town entry


Last updated: 08/10/2016

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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Sleeps:6
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Architect renovated house in world heritage site town - 3BR, Terrace, 1 Bath

Located in the World Heritage site town- Civita di Bangoregio! This recently renovated traditional Italian farm-style house, with a large walled terrace, striking view of valley and the famous Civita bridge--made famous in Rick Steves program--is adjacent to restaurants and bruschetterias. House offers full comforts, magnificent vistas, and a sense of privacy. Perfect for alfresco dining under pergola--star-watching from terrace at night.


Member since: 2013

Speaks: english, french, german, italian, Latvian
Calendar last updated: 08/10/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 1500 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 2 twin/ single

    Second floor master bedroom with one king or two twins....moreless

  • Bedroom 3: 2 twin/ single

    windows overlooking valley and side street of village...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 king

    third floor bedroom with spectacular view of valley...moreless

  • Windows overlooking deck, valley and bridge.

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

    New, spacious shower, new toilet and plumbing....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Atmosphere is everything! Check out Rick Steve's video!


  • Books:

    Literary novels and non-fiction. Some children's books. Travel guides and maps....moreless


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Churches
  • Festivals
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Theme Parks
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Rural:

    Ancient quiet hill town accessible by foot bridge. The only sounds you will hear are the birds, the wind, and church bells....moreless

  • Village:

    One of Rick Steve's favorite hilltop villages in Italy!...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Dining:

    Spacious dining area open from kitchen and living room and adjacent to the terrace. Walnut dining table for 6. (separate kitchen table for 4)...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Fireplace:

    wood fireplace - original hearth preserved during restoration....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Space heaters provided....moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    Linens, duvets and blankets are plentiful....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Banquette couch, two armchairs and several extra garden chairs. Coffee and side tables. Working, original fireplace and hearth. Room opens out onto terrace....moreless

  • Parking:

    Permit for parking under bridge....moreless

  • Telephone:

    cell phone provided....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Bath and beach towels provided....moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    New washing machine purchased in 2012....moreless


  • Kitchen:

    Fully equipped with all cooking necessities. New kitchen table. Opens onto terrace for alfresco dining....moreless

  • Oven


  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio:

    Expansive, pergola covered terrace spanning width of house with spectacular view of valley. Deck furniture....moreless



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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$1,000 $3,500
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Pet Fee $0
  • Refundable Damage Deposit $300


Reduced rate for off season - November - March

Transfer payment to owner's bank account. Deposit of $300 required at booking plus half of rental fee. Full payment with damage deposit of $300 is due 30 days prior to rental period.

Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking

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130 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Fiumicino, rome
20 Kilometres
Nearest Train
10 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
15 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Lake Bolsena

Car: Recommended

Situated in the stunning hill country of Lazio, bordering Tuscany and Umbria, near the famous vineyards of Orvieto, mere minutes from beautiful Lake Bolsena. Civita di Bagnoregio offers the rich simplicity of Italian country life with proximity to a range of fascinating hilltowns...including Orvieto, Pittogliano, Todi, Spoleto, Montefiascone...


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1964

About the owner: Property was purchased by Latvian-American architect Gunnar Birkerts, and restored over a period of years, with full amenities. The property is now owned by trhe Birkerts children, Andra, Sven and Erik.

Why the Owner Chose Civita VT, Italy:
It offered the best possible view--at once privately situated and dramatic in exposure.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
The view, the privacy, the unique access to to the best of Italian country living; proximity to Orvieto, ancient Etruscan sites, Rome (1 hour), and unspoiled magnificent Lake Boseno within minutes. Food, wine, local culture, peace and quiet

Contact us

Speaks: english, french, german, italian, Latvian
Calendar last updated: 08/10/2016

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  • Unique Civita di Bangnoregio house, located left of the town entry

    Unique Civita di Bangnoregio house, located left of the town entry

  • Kitchen opening onto terrace

    Kitchen opening onto terrace

  • Upstairs double bedroom

    Upstairs double bedroom

  • Bathroom with new shower opposite.

    Bathroom with new shower opposite.

  • Terrace


  • Local bruschetteria

    Local bruschetteria

  • Dramatic sunsets

    Dramatic sunsets

  • Living room with original, working fireplace.

    Living room with original, working fireplace.

  • Master Bedroom with Queen bed

    Master Bedroom with Queen bed

  • Upstairs twin bedroom

    Upstairs twin bedroom

  • View of bridge from third floor bedroom.

    View of bridge from third floor bedroom.

  • Outdoor cafe in the town

    Outdoor cafe in the town

  • Dramatic valley view from terrace.

    Dramatic valley view from terrace.

VRBO #458246

This listing was first published here in 2013.

Date last modified - Saturday, January 21, 2017

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