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Tuscan villa with private pool and garden and breathtaking countryside views

Overview
Villa -
4 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Cortona, Province of Arezzo, Tuscany
Casaccia is a beautiful medieval house on a hilltop with a large private pool and gardens offering incredible views. Fully refurbished, the villa offers 4 large bedrooms (sleeping up to 10), and three bathrooms, including a delightful cottage in the garden with its own bedroom, living space and shower room.

Located on the very border of Tuscany and Umbria, the villa is near to the ancient city of Cortona and provides easy access to many wonderful hill towns, including Perugia, Assisi, Montepulciano, Arezzo and Siena.
Casaccia forms part of a tiny hamlet. With its commanding position, it has stunning views over green hills and verdant valleys. As well as the large 12m x 6m pool, the garden offers patios, pergola and hammock all set among shrubs and lawns. This quiet retreat is full of character and charm with modern conveniences, ideal fo...
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Listing #HL75056
About the Owner
Chris D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2008
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1 - 3 of 10 reviews

Reviewed 7 September 2018

We saw the pictures and read the reviews so we were excited to go. This feeling was surpassed when we drove up to the property, absolutely amazing. Lots of space and privacy and the views of the surrounding area are breathtaking. The pool was the...More

Date of stay: August 2018
3  Thank LTA_Kuifje
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Lovely villa with a separate cottage - easily sleeps 9 but I'm sure can accommodate even more if necessary. Views from the villa and the pool area are stunning, although this high up does mean you have to drive up quite a small track up...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank lbarnes520
Management response:Responded 13 July 2018

Thank you so much for the review. We'll get some more loungers! Best wishes, Chris & Rachel

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Reviewed 8 December 2015

I can hardly put into words what a glorious place this is! It suited us perfectly - comfortable, extremely well-equipped with thoughtful information left by the owners. Sure its not all singing, all-dancing mod cons but who wants that in rural Umbria? The villa has...More

Date of stay: June 2015
Thank jinnyj45
Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(6)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Bedrooms:Bedroom 1 with double bed.Bedroom 2 with twin beds.Bedroom 3 with 3 single beds.Bedroom 4 in cottage with double bed and an additional single bed.There is a large kitchen/dining room on ground floor. Hand-built kitchen units with granite top. Built-in hob, oven, full-sized dishwasher, washing machine and fridge/freezer. Full range of crockery and cutlery. Antique dining table, chairs and dresser.Large double-height, beamed living room is the centre-point of the house. The huge fireplace has a wood-burning stove that feeds the central heating, plus 2 comfortable sofas and armchair, separate table and chairs for games or reading. TV and DVD player.Bathroom with sink, WC, bidet and large walk-in shower. Beautiful second bathroom with bath, sink and WC. Third bathroom in cottage with... more
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Bathrooms
    2 Full baths
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    6 Twins
    1 Sofa
    2 Kings
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Fees
  • Damage Deposit: R 1 764 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Casaccia can accommodate an additional 1-2 people on the large sofa bed in the cottage living room.

Welcome pack, linen, towels and final cleaning included.

A returnable security deposit of £100 is required.

Winter rentals will be considered. Please contact us, if interested. There is full central heating and a wood burning stove in the main room. An additional heating charge would apply.

The pool is open from the beginning of May to the end of September.

Discounts may be available for long term rentals.
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About the neighbourhood
Lake Trasimeno is about 30 minutes drive from the house and offers many water sports as well as ferry trips to the islands Maggiore and Polvese. The Adriatic Coast (Ancona and Fano) to the east and the Tuscan coast (Cecina, Orbetello) to the west are both about 2 hours drive.

Wine tasting and Italian cookery courses available nearby. Many beautiful country walks and mountain biking also available, plus guided cycle rides suitable for all the family (with bikes supplied). Lake Trasimeno has some lovely beaches, plus canoeing, water-skiing, sailing and other water sports.

Antognolla golf course is an 18 hole championship golf course, just south of Umbertide, 30 mins from the house. It has a driving range, practice green, a small club house, a bar and changing facilities. There is a range o...
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Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Perugia: 30.0 km
Railway: Terontola: 20.0 km
Nearest airport is Perugia, 40 minutes drive away, with Ryanair flights from London Stansted.
A total of 7 airports serve the area.
Perugia (Ryanair)
Bologna (British Airways)
Forli, Bologna (Ryanair)
Florence (Meridiana)
Pisa (British Airways, Easyjet, Ryanair)
Rome (British Airways, Easyjet, Rynair)
Ancona (Ryanair)
Cars are available for hire at each airport.
The house is a 1,000 mile drive from the Channel Tunnel.
Euro Star trains go to Florence.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 23.0 km.
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