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Hilltop Villa Hideaway with Pool sleeps 10, Near Bologna and Florence

Villa -
5 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Bologna, Province of Bologna, Emilia-Romagna
Our spacious terracotta villa is ideal for groups or families with a well-equipped kitchen diner, spacious sitting room with wood burning stove, 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. Its pergola-covered terraces provide stunning views of the surrounding landscape and offer multiple places to relax, read a book, or enjoy al fresco dining. The large 12 x 6 metre swimming pool is an ideal spot for sunbathing with its comfy sun loungers and umbrellas. Inside, the large sitting room with its 42-inch satellite TV, iPod dock, books and board games, is certain to keep all entertained. The open plan kitchen provides a fantastic space for cooking a meal with loved ones with its wooden beams, large Range Cooker, microwave, Nespresso Inissia cafe machine, dishwasher, and dining area with french doors leading to a shaded terrace. There is also a large Weber bar... Read more
Listing #HL4499448
About the Owner
Sandra H
Languages spoken:English, Italian
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2013
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1 - 3 of 4 reviews

Reviewed 28 July 2016

Stayed in this fab villa for a week with 8 other family members - so modern and spacious. Great location - ideal for relaxing and unwinding, away from the stresses of daily life! If you want to amuse yourself by the villa there's plenty of...More

Date of stay: July 2016
1  Thank LouGoon
Management response:Responded 29 July 2016

Thank you so much for your great review. I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at our villa in this stunning part of Italy.

Reviewed 25 April 2015

Booked for family holiday for 10 including 4 kids. The villa was 1 hour from the airport, spacious, clean and tidy and possibly the best equipped kitchen we have ever seen - great for a self catering holiday. The kids loved the pool and we...More

Date of stay: September 2014
1  Thank ianthy
Management response:Responded 27 April 2015

Thank you for the super feedback, I am so pleased that you enjoyed you and your family enjoyed your stay. Hope to welcome you back to Ruspiano again in the future.

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Reviewed 8 April 2015

Obviously good at her business but disappointing holiday for us. She knew the key approach road had collapsed (landslide) long before our arrival ((the weeds growing on the remains were huge and well established when we arrived). But all we got was a last minute...More

Date of stay: July 2013
1  Thank George B
Management response:Responded 10 April 2015

Thank you for posting your review nearly two years after your visit in 2013. Normally reviews are posted fairly promptly after a guest stay, so I am surprised that after nearly 2 years you have now posted a review. This leads me to wonder if...More

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(3)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    3 Full baths
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    4 Twins
    1 Crib
    3 Kings
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  • Cleaning : R 1 573 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: R 6 294 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please note we require 25% deposit to confirm your booking with the balance due 8 weeks before the start of your stay. There is a fully refundable damage and keys deposit of £350.00. For Autumn and Spring guests we have 3 large state of the art wood burners and wood is provided free of charge. If you would prefer under floor heating there would be an additional charge for the gas used. Please contact us regarding stays over the Christmas and New Year period.
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About the neighbourhood
This Bologna area is renowned for its fantastic food and wine and beautiful architecture. Carmignano, less than 30 mins from the house, is known for wines that marry Sangiovese and Cabernet grapes (as well as local olive oil and grappa) and wine tasting is available in lots of local vineyards. Not forgetting Bologna - just 35 mins away by car - with a host of places of interest and culinary delights. Because of the areas superb culinary traditions, there are a profusion of food festivals (sagre) all year round, ranging from chestnut sagre to the famous white truffle sagre. In the summer local sagre in near-by villages include polenta, wild boar, venison and ravioli.

In our local town of Vergato there is also plenty of choice - with restaurants offering the famous truffles and tartuffo mus...
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Bologna International Airport: 40.0 km
Railway: Vergato: 2.0 km
Ferry: Livrono: 100.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 140.0 km.
Nearby cities
Tuscany Villas (27 048)
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