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La Fenice

  • 20m by 8m swimming pool
    20m by 8m swimming pool
    20m by 8m swimming pool
    La Fenice from the garden
    Patio
    I Casali di Montecchio
    Kitchen with coffee machine
    Property description
    Cortona
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    Rental Home – 
    3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
    La Fenice is part of an award winning restoration of a substantial farmhouse. The accommodation is over 140sq m restored with terracotta floors and wooden beamed ceilings. Downstairs consists of a large lounge/dining room seating 6 at the table and with comfortable seating around the open fireplace for 6.

    The dining area leads through a brick arch to a large fully equipped kitchen with its own double doors to the patio.There is a cloakroom with toilet, basin and washing machine. Upstairs there are 3 bedrooms, 2 double and one twin, two of which have additional mezzanine areas above. There are two shower rooms with shower, toilet, bidet and basin.

    Outside there is a shaded patio and private hedged gardens and a path leading to the shared beautiful pool with shower and changing room and...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Central Heating
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (8)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(2)
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (6)
    • Parking
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
    • Shower Rooms (2)
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    The well equipped kitchen (with the all important dishwasher) is larger than most and has a separate breakfast/preparation marble table. The units are solid wood with marble worktops. We have the added luxury of a coffee machine for making espresso and cappuccino.

    3 large bedrooms, 2 doubles and a twin bedded room. The rooms are fitted with traditional Italian handmade solid wood furniture with plenty of storage and dressing space.

    All have beautiful views across the Val Di Chiana towards Cortona and being North facing are cooler at night. The bedrooms have internal solid wood shutters for blocking out the daylight and insect screens to allow them to be opened for ventilation.

    The lounge has an open fireplace and a very efficient central heating system for winter use.
    Listing #HL114787 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    Low Season Sep 20, 2014 Dec 19, 2014 7 nights -- --
    $1,276
    €1,000
    Christmas /New Year Dec 20, 2014 Jan 3, 2015 7 nights -- --
    $1,914
    €1,500
    Low Season Jan 4, 2015 Mar 27, 2015 3 nights
    $153
    €120
    $153
    €120
    $893
    €700
    Easter Mar 28, 2015 Apr 11, 2015 7 nights -- --
    $1,595
    €1,250
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    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Payment in Euros prefered. Damage deposit 250 euros payable on arrival to Stefanano.
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Access
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Perugia: 37.3 mi
    Railway: Camucia: 6.2 mi
    Nearest Airport: Perugia 60kms from Stanstead if you are lucky to live near there.
    We use Pisa or Rome airports which are about 2 hour drive to the villa from both. It is motorway/dual carriageway all the way and the house is only 5kms from the A1 exit at Bettolle.

    Nearest Train: Camucia 5kms
    Nearest Motorway : A1 Bettolle 5kms
    Car recommended

    Whilst the location is rural it could not be more convenient for visiting Southern Tuscany and Umbria and does not involve twisting and turning roads for access.

    Frequent trains run to Florence 11/2 hours and to Rome 2hours.Siena and Perugia are 45 minutes by car and for wine lovers Montepulciano, half an hour and onto Pienza for Peccorino cheese.
    Activities nearby
    There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Nearest Beach: 12.4 mi.
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devon1862...
Plymouth, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2012 for a stay in November 2011

We spent a fornight at 'La Fenice' and had a great time.
The house is lovely and spacious with everything we needed provided and has fabulous views over Cortona which is a short drive away.
The big plus if you have children is that there's also an attached, enclosed garden.
Great area to spend time exploring and eating.
Looking forward to returning soon.
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SarahandA...
Hartley, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2011 for a stay in August 2011

Our recent stay at La Fernice near the stunning hilltop town of Cortona proved to be an excellent choice for myself, my husband and my 18 month old son along with both sets of grandparents. From the information provided on how to get to La Fernice to the amenities in the farmhouse itself (washing machine, dishwasher, BBQ, toys etc) there is little room for fault. Any questions we had were answered quickly either by the managing agent or by the owner; this proved particularly important when our flights were cancelled due to an Italian general strike as Jennifer (the owner) allowed us stay an additional night which made a huge difference particularly as we had a toddler in tow!! The swimming pool and the garden proved to be the highlight of this family holiday, allowing us to take advantage of the wonderful Tuscan weather and scenery with ease! more

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Listed since : Jan 2010
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