A Luxurious Castle Built in the Middle Ages, in a Huge Estate
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- Minimum stay:1-7 nights
- Pets considered:No
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
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For those in search of an enchanting castle retreat in Umbria border Tuscany, Pieve San Quirico castle ("Le Torri di Bagnara - luxury castles collection" main castle-villa), is the perfect choice! The castle is also the best choice for a romantic wedding in the heart of Italy: it has received authorization by the Perugia City Hall to celebrate legally valid civil marriages so you can have any kind of wedding: legally binding (on-site !), symbolic wedding, religious wedding, blessings.Our romantic venue has that all-important wow factor and takes the headache out of wedding planning by arranging every detail, as well as activities for you and your guests.
At Pieve San Quirico castle you may experience a special Villa holiday experience ! A fully equipped medieval castle set in the heart of a huge verdant estate, with a kind and caring staff & an in-house concierge that may make every day a different day for you. A life experience that speaks to all the senses and that you take away with you !
Pieve San Quirico is a magnificent historic castle encircling a courtyard beautifully renovated to create a private house; it has been restored to the highest standard of renovation and design to create a luxury villa with 7 rooms and 9 bathrooms, with total privacy and breathtaking views. The early settlement of the castle dates back to the 11th century. In the 13h century architects of the court of emperor Frederick II of Swabia enlarged it and made it as it now appears.
The Castle lies on a hill overlooking the Tiber valley, on the borders of Tuscany, conveniently close to Assisi, in the centre of a superb 1500 acres estate actually including a collection of castles and woodland, complete with lakes and a natural reserve, midway between Florence and Rome. The owners of the estate are descendants from Napoleon Bonaparte and the castle has been in their family since 1901.
The Castle comfortably sleeps 15 in 7 luxury rooms, all with AC and ensuite bathroom; it is extraordinarily equipped and beautifully interior designed with everything from high speed wireless internet, to whirlpool bathtubs, antiques, panoramic dining veranda, ice maker; the kitchen is exceptionally equipped and there are a bar lounge and a laundry room also.
Four apartments (15 extra beds) set in a 11th century Tower just up the hill are available for large groups on request.
The whole property is named "Le Torri di Bagnara - luxury castles collection".
Table tennis, billiards, mountain bikes and children playground will keep you entertained. Truffle hunt, yoga lessons, cooking classes and massages are also available (to be pre-booked). Any kind of transportation can be arranged.
Outside, you’ll find panoramic terraces, dining areas, gardens rich in flowers, fruit and olive trees, an infinity salt water pool with fantastic hillside views that catches the rays from dawn to dusk, stone BBQ and children’s playground. There is even a beautiful church perfect for tying the knot should the fancy take you.
The Castle huge estate ('The Bagnara Estate'), is at Guests’ full disposal and it is criss-crossed with walking and biking trails, woods for berry-picking, a sprinkling of lakes and a farm where olives, honey and orchard-grown fruit and vegetables are harvested. “Chianina” cattle, chicken and goose are reared on the farm, while wild boar, roe deer and partridge roam in the woods. The estate provides superb opportunities for wildlife watching and photography. Blessed with a large variety of wild flowers, a resident population of Roe Deer and Hares and a wide range of bird species from Herons to Pheasants, the estate is a haven for all things bright and beautiful.
The Castle is fully staffed: daily housekeeping , breakfast service, full gardening and pool maintenance services are included in rates. In house cooker (professional chef), baby sitter, car with a driver and many additional activities are available on request (to be pre-booked).
The surroundings are completely rural and tranquil but Guests have the convenience of the village, bar, shops, restaurants and sport centre being only five minutes drive away. An excellent and challenging Golf course (18 hole), designed by Robert Trent Jones jr., is only ten minutes drive away.
The Castle can be easily reached from the main roads. It is 4 km far from the E45 freeway (Ravenna-Viterbo, exit “Resina”), which is directly connected to the A1 motorway (Roma-Firenze) and A14 motorway (Bologna-Bari). 'San Francesco di Assisi' international airport is only 18 km far.
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- 550 m²
- Vacation Rental
- Catering Available
- Breakfast - Included In Price
- Lunch - Booking Possible
- Dinner - Booking Possible
- Housekeeper Included
- Car Available
- Private Chef
- Events Allowed
- Long-Term Renters Welcome
- Children Welcome
- Limited Accessibility
- Non Smoking Only
- Pets Not Allowed
Bedrooms: 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15, Beds for 15
Bathrooms: 0 Bathrooms, 2 Half Bathrooms
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Botanical Garden
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Theme Parks
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Fitness Center
- Massage Therapist
- Bird Watching
- Horseback Riding
- Outlet Shopping
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Mountain Biking
- Water Skiing
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Room
- Air Conditioning:
- Computer Available:
- Covered Parking
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Towels Provided:
- Washing Machine:
- Wireless Internet:
- Wood Fireplace
- Catering Available
- Coffee Maker:
- Cooking Utensils
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Ice Maker
- Deck / Patio
Pool / Spa
- Housekeeper Included
|Dates||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event|
Sep 3 - Sep 30, 2016
7 night min stay
Oct 1 - Nov 5, 2016
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Refundable Damage Deposit $3,380.07
- Tax Rate 10%
• The Tourist Tax: to be paid extra in cash (€ 2,5/day p. p.) minor under the age of 14 excluded. It should be paid up to a maximum of 10 nights stay in sequence.
•Check-in: between 4pm -7pm (late arrivals to be arranged in advance).Check-out: before 10 am
•Guest cannot employ outside third party service providers
•The property is not specifically suitable for guests with reduced mobility
Minimum rental period: one week Saturday to Saturday.
Bookings made more than 8 weeks (53 days) prior to the rental date, deposit of 30% of the full rental amount. The balance is due 8 weeks (53 days) before arrival date - by bank transfer.
Bookings made 8 weeks (53 days) prior to the rental date, the full amount is requested at reservation - by bank transfer.
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LOCAL ACTIVITIES: the castle is authorized for civil weddings (legally binding ceremonies), Guided Tours of the Agricultural Estate and Animal Growings, Berry Picking in the Woods, Truffle hunting experience in out 1500-acre estate, Cooking Classes, Wine & Chocolate tasting, special SPA Treatments, Rebalancing Gymnastics sessions, Guided Tours in the Umbrian Cities of Art, Car for hire, Helicopter for hire, visit to the Museum of 'Perugina' (Italy's famous chocolate factory), visit to the Oil & Wine Museum and Cellar
NEARBY ACTIVITIES: Tennis and Horse riding at 5 min drive, a challenging 18-hole Golf course designed by Robert Trent-Jones jr 10 min car, Wineries, Ceramics, Fashion outlets.
Year Purchased: 1901
About the owner: The owners, Counts Giunta Tremi, are great grand-nephews of Napoleon Bonaparte I and the estate has been in their family since 1901. You’ll be well looked after by the warmth and hospitality of the family and their friendly multilingual team. The owners run the Estate according to the following values: love and respect of nature, care and enhancement of the environment, hospitality and culture. With almost 1500 acres of Umbrian landscaping defined by a living fence of small lakes, 5 medieval castles, streams, many varieties of plants, trees and wild animals, the Bagnara Estate is a paradise. The whole estate is a natural reserve where hunting is forbidden.
The Unique Benefits at this Castle:
Counts Giunta Tremi have created a peaceful lifestyle at “Le Torri di Bagnara”. They are used to welcome Guests and offer first class hospitality, luxury villas, with friendly, charming service that provides complete comfort to their Guests. Their philosophy derives from the strong passion which they put into their work. This stylish property has every modern convenience and a great location, making it ideal for a best stay in central Italy; midway between Florence and Rome, conveniently close to Assisi, Cortona and Siena, it is perfectly located for visiting many of Tuscany and Umbria attractions. Enjoy the tranquility and pampered comfort of your castle-villa or unwind in our 1500-acre estate and natural reserve listening to the soothing sound of nature.
- Primary: +39 3356408549
- Secondary: +39 0755792001
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This listing was first published here in 2004.
Date last modified - Tuesday, September 20, 2016
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