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Last updated: 02/15/2016

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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

A beautiful family home,well furnished and equipped in a wonderful, peaceful location on a private gated estate. More than 700m altitude, but only 1.5km from a tarmac road; once through the gates, you are in another world. In total there are five privately owned houses in nearly 300 acres and each with breathtaking views across the Umbrian Hills towards the Appenines, Scopetaccio is now the only one available for rental.. All bedrooms have ensuite bathrooms. Separate media area. Fully kitted out professional kitchen and covered portico for alfresco dining - cooks possible. Scopetaccio has an over-sized private pool and there is an exquisite Astroturf tennis court. Plentiful markets in nearby towns to replenish the larders with the most delicious local produce, which can also be enjoyed at endless trattorias nearby.

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Property Type

  • Villa

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Daily Maid Service
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Low Allergen Environment
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 baby crib

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen, 1 sleep sofa /futon

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  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 5: 2 twin/ single, 1 sleep sofa /futon

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  • All the bedrooms are ensuite, with fully tiled bathrooms and beautiful soft furnishings. The duvets and pillows are fine goose down and bedlinen is Egyptian cotton. Towels, including pool towels, and dressing gowns are provided and changed each week. Bedrooms 1 and 2 have separate dressing areas, all have ample drawer and hanging space with lots of coat hangers! Bedroom 3 has a queen sized bed as well as a very comfortable small sofa bed which is ideal for a small child sharing with parents.. The Graniao can also be made up as two large singles. Mattresses throughout are good quality. On arrival there will be fine soaps and shower gels in each room. All room have wonderful views, either down towards the valley or across the gardens - some both!...moreless

Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower

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  • Bathroom 5: toilet, shower

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  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower, bidet

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  • Bathroom 4: toilet, shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower

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  • All bathrooms are fully tiled in coordinated colours, with walk in showers. Bathrooms 1 and 3 have double wash basins. There is ample drawer and shelf space for toiletries and so on. Well lit and plenty of large mirrors, toothbrush holders, soap dishes, towel rails ( heated in winter) and hanging facilities....moreless

Other Amenities

  • Fully stocked larder, plus Welcome Basket of meats, cheese, bread, milk, yogurt, fruit, wine, champagne, beer, soft drinks. Maids come in twice a week; bed linen changed weekly. Gardeners/pool maintenance every other day. Maintained vegetable garden for guest use. Cooks available. Airport transfers can be arranged. Riding and golf nearby....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • Books For Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games For Kids
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Luxury

Attractions

  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Arrival Day

  • Saturday

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles
  • Binoculars
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace

Pool / Spa

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool

Property Descriptor

  • Detached
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Summer
Jul 10 - Sep 3, 2016
6 night min stay

$4,720
Autumn
Sep 4 - Oct 29, 2016
7 night min stay

$3,147

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • OfflineRDD $561.91
  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Christmas, New Year and Easter prices on application.

25% to secure the booking. Blanca due 6 weeks prior to arrival


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Location

40 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Perugia, Ancona, Rome, Pisa Florence
4 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Pantano
6 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Antognolla
20 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Perugia
10 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
E45
3 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Actually on the estate

Car: Necessary

Umbria will thankfully never be the new Tuscany! It retains its traditional values and welcome for visitors, but has never pandered to hordes of tourists. What you see is genuinely what you get - some of the finest salumeria and olive oils in Italy, robust wines, locally grown fruits and vegetables. All this set in the spectacular scenery of the rolling Umbrian Hills - it is no surprise that the area is called The Green Heart of Italy. Ancient historical sites are to be found in every hill top town and the walled cities, such as Citta di Castello. The Etruscans led the good life here long before the rest of us and they left plenty of evidence of doing so! Culturally, the region hosts both internationally acclaimed festivals [Jazz, Opera, Chocolate] and local seasonal festivals often to celebrate the harvesting of olives, wine, mushrooms, asparagus, chestnuts, meats and cheeses.

 

Owner info

Why the Owner Chose Umbertide PG, Italy:
This is a perfect house for a large family, or two families to share. Two large doubles and room for at least 6 children, without being overcrowded in any way.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, italian

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Photos

  • Scopetaccio in bloom! Wow!!!

    Scopetaccio in bloom! Wow!!!

  • Chilldren friendly pool at Scopetaccio

    Chilldren friendly pool at Scopetaccio

  • Master Bedroom at Scopetaccio

    Master Bedroom at Scopetaccio

  • Life at Racchiusole!

    Life at Racchiusole!

  • Teepee and games area

    Teepee and games area

  • A great family hike

    A great family hike

  • Scopetaccio pool

    Scopetaccio pool

  • And, yes it does snow!

    And, yes it does snow!

  • Fully tiled bathroom

    Fully tiled bathroom

  • Pool with oversized sun beds, shower and shaded areas

    Pool with oversized sun beds, shower and shaded areas

  • Dining Room with access to terraces on both sides

    Dining Room with access to terraces on both sides

  • Scopetaccio portico

    Scopetaccio portico

  • Dining room at Scopetaccio

    Dining room at Scopetaccio

  • Children's room Scopetaccio

    Children's room Scopetaccio

  • Tennis Court

    Tennis Court

  • Lunch

    Lunch

  • Hunters and gatherers

    Hunters and gatherers

  • Scopetaccio pool

    Scopetaccio pool

  • Downstairs twin bedded room

    Downstairs twin bedded room

  • Pool

    Pool

  • Wonderful views over the Umbrian hills

    Wonderful views over the Umbrian hills

  • Fully equipped kitchen

    Fully equipped kitchen

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    5
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Speaks: english, french, italian
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  • Calendar last updated 02/15/2016

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