La Castellaccia an imaculate resort villa with large grounds, mature manicured gardens and the most perfect family pool.
The property has been totally renovated leaving no stone unturned by the owner internationally renowned artist Kiki Fleming, from the security gates onwards the emphasis is on perfection and style.
The house is a large renovated farm house which retains the traditional Umbrian stone structures and terracotta roofs. Inside features of exposed stone walls and archways, Chestnut beams and hand crafted shuttered windows. Entering the main house from the great front terrace you are in the modern, elegant and well equipped designer kitchen adjacent to the bright and airy dining room which like all the rooms is adorned with the personal artwork of the owner. The comfortable ground floor living room is through another archway furnished with comfortable leather sofas and chairs, tables, rugs and effects collected from a lifetime of travelling. There is a great wood stove for cooler months a TV and music system.
The first double bedroom is on the ground floor with a comfortable king sized bed and ample elegant furnishings, all bedrooms have air conditioning. This room is adjacent to a full family bathroom which is of a modern design with endless hot water a full sized bath, seperate shower, bidet, basin and wc. Due to this bedroom being on the ground floor it is suitable for less able guests but there are steps to enter the property.
The upper floor layout is very flexible with two comfortable double bedrooms and two full family bathrooms both have king sized beds, the master bedroom has a full en-suite bathroom and a spacious dressing room with a comfortable double sofa bed making this an excellent family suite for couples with young children. This floor also has a lounge which shares the balcony with the master bedroom, there is a fully equipped designer kitchen on this floor making the accommodation very flexible and suitable for family's travelling with their own staff. This suite does have a very good personal security feature please enquire for more information. All bedrooms and living rooms are fully air conditioned.
The terrace is perfect to enjoy a leisurely breakfast or to just sit and read a good book taking in the main terrace, gardens and Umbrian views.
The Annex is available for groups wanting an extra double bedroom making the total number of guests 8 plus child’s cot or children using the sofa bed in the master's family suite. The Annex is suitable for wheelchair access or for guests with mobility problems it has a comfortable double bed and a full en-suite bathroom this would also be suitable for groups traveling with their own staff.
The main terrace is the hub of outdoor life at La Castellaccia and is furnished with dining areas with large parasols perfect for al fresco dining any time of the day thanks to the effective and discreet lighting, there are good quality sunbeds and comfortable seating.
The winding path to the pool area has neatly trimmed hedges on both sides’ passes the formal hedge gardens with the most beautiful circular gazebo covered with wisteria and trumpet vine also illuminated at night making this another idyllic al fresco dining area.
The pool is the most perfect family orientated pool you could want with a shallow infant area and wide child friendly steps to the main pool shallow end which then slopes to a 2.4 meter deep end and diving board. The pool surround and sundeck is spacious and equipped with quality sunbeds, seating and large parasols further shade is given by strategically planted trees. There is a basic kitchen below the sundeck with toasters, kettle, coffee maker, fridge freezer, microwave oven and work tops, great for preparing poolside picnics and snacks; there is also a shower and toilet. This pool area makes this property a real family holiday resort where everyone can relax and unwind.
The basic price is for up to 6 guests in the main house with a supplement for guest 7 and 8, by pricing the property this way we can keep the price low for small family’s or groups.
The house has a very good gas central heating system for cooler months once again to keep the rental price as low as possible gas usage will be metered and charged for at the cost price at the time of departure.
The owner will require a security deposit of €300.00 to be paid in cash on arrival which will be returned in full following a damage free week. We do not charge for normal wear and tear or for minor everyday breakages.
The location is perfect for exploring Umbria Tuscany or further afield as the roads are good and rail links to Rome and Florence are easy to reach. Arezzo, Assisi, Cortona, Perugia, Montefalco and Montone are all within easy driving distance and are all worth a visit taking in the medieval architecture, bustling piazza's, churches and cathedrals and of course local restaurants and produce.
On the 1st February 2019 the Eu declared that there will be no visa requirement for UK citizens entering Europe even if the outcome is a No deal Brexit for the foreseable future, all other country's will remain as allways. Please book with confidence.