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Appartamento Stefy, Cortona

Sleeps3
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, 3 Sleeps

Apartment located in the historic center within the walls of the ancient Etruscan town of Cortona, in the province of Arezzo, a few steps from Lake Trasimeno. From the apartment, near the bus stop, you can easily reach by public transport all the major cultural and historical interest and artistic center of Italy (Florence, Siena, Rome, Montepulciano, etc. ..). The studio is located in the shadow of the steeple of St. Augustine's convention center 5 minutes from the main square of the city, the MAEC museum. It has a separate entrance on the ground floor of a building with 2 floors and a short walk you can admire the breathtaking panorama of the Val di Chiana. The structure is composed of internally ceiling with wooden beams, terracotta tiles in sight, has a fully equipped kitchen with oven, fridge, washing machine and stovigliame need to stay for 2 or 4 people because the accommodation is comprised of a double bedroom with bathroom separated from the rest of the apartment by a beautiful original stone and brick arch and into the small room there is a sofa bed. The interior has been furnished and built by small local craftsmen who have dedicated professionalism and passion for creating all those things that make the apartment a warm lodging, comfortable and unique from the bathroom consists of custom tile, stone shower tray, wooden bathroom cabinet with sink made ​​and hand-painted, hand-painted ceramic lamps.


Owner
owner/ property manager
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 20, 2017

Amenities

Cortona Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 3
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
General:
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 3
Entertainment:
  • Television
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • outlet shopping
  • shopping
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(10 traveler reviews)

Appartamento Stefy, Cortona
average rating of 5.0 based on 10 reviews
5

Very lovely clean a great decoration. Really comfortable bed. The appartment is in ideal location

  • 5 of 5

The appatment is right in the centre of things and there was so much going on in June live music nearly every night. The owners are so very helpful and Cortona is fantastic. Even tho it was hot outside the appartment was cool and not to hot to sleep.

  • Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect location, perfect accommodations, and perfect hosts. The apartment was sparkling clean.

  • 5 of 5

We found our stay in "Apartment Stefy" the best possible way to enjoy Cortona and surroundings. The apartment was suited just right for our stay.

Most of all the owners Samuele e Stefania are most gracious, kind, and caring.

We will definitely stay there again when we return to Cortona.

  • Submitted: Sep 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

The perfect location to visit Tuscany hillside towns.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in Cortona four nights and made visits to Assisi, Orvietto and Siena. We enjoyed coming back to Cortona each night for dinner. Even though we did not eat in the apartment, it had everything you would need if you wanted to. We also visited Volterra, San Gimignamo and Florence after leaving Cortona and can say we were pleased that we selected Cortona for our central location. It was a wonderful way to see Tuscany.

  • Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

You'll know you're in Tuscany

  • 5 of 5

A perfect Tuscan experience. The apartment was charming and characteristic of the region with beamed ceilings, hand-painted tiles, climbing roses at the doorway and gorgeous views from the city wall a few steps away. It was flawlessly clean and very quiet. Stefy and Samuele thoughtfully provided everything we needed: plenty of towels, extra pillows, kitchen equipment, a clothes washer with detergent, easy instructions and even a drying rack. The shower was great, having abundant hot water and a large shower stall. Sometimes I have back trouble, but the mattress was very comfortable, had no problems at all. But best of all was Stefy and Samuele's warmth, generosity with their time and information. From our first emails to the last, they always responded quickly and gave great advice on where to eat and travel details. We also enjoyed Stefy's shop and meeting and talking with her mother, Giovanna. They all made us feel like more than tourists....they made us feel at home.

  • Submitted: May 29, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

True Tuscan Experience

  • 5 of 5

Want to feel at home in Tuscany? Here is where you want to stay!!

Located almost exactly in the centre of Italy, this apartment in Cortona (within the walls of the old town), gives you a perfect base to visit all the wonderful Tuscan spots. Steeped in Etruscan history Cortona is wonderful, and was well chosen by the author of "Under the Tuscan sun".

The apartment itself represents extremely well the style, ambience and attention to fine details, of a Tuscan experience, with its tiled floors, beamed ceilings, and Stefania's ( the gracious proprietor along with her partner Samuele) delicate touches in decor, including her hand painted ceramics( also sold in her boutique).imagine a Tuscan home, and this it it and more! If you have a car, as we did, there is public free parking just outside the walls, and a very short walk to the apartment

What really makes the experience wonderful is the warmth and generosity that Stefania and Samuele offer. From helping us locate and move in to advising where to go and what to do.

We were there for a month,and left feeling we were leaving family behind.

Can't wait to go back, and w ould highly recommend, this beautiful apartment

  • Submitted: Feb 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Jan 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fabulous smaller apartment to enjoy the Tuscan hillside town of Cortona!!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I were looking for a place to explore the Tuscan countryside and have a place to come back to each evening for a good dinner and to relax. This is the place!!! Very safe, clean, and updated apartment inside the walls of the town, free parking just below the apt but outside the gates, kitchen sparse but good oven with enough utensils to cook with and good refrigerator, very comfy king size bed with curtains that block off the bedroom from the rest of the studio, we did not use the pullout couch but would be appropriate for another person or several smaller children, the owners Stefanie and Samuele were very responsive to our needs, took us to our apt and explained all we needed to know about our stay in this beautiful little town

  • Submitted: Nov 17, 2015
  • Stayed: Nov 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Cortona Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Prices from
Apr 1 2017 - Oct 28 2017
3 night minimum stay
$87
$545
 

Additional information about rental rates

tourist tax is €1,50 per person per day for a maximum of 4 days
Third guest €30 for days additional for rent

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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