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Il Rifugio - Vacation in a Renaissance Painting

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    Side patio
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    Raised bed herb garden
    Property description
    Cortona
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    Rental Home – 
    5 Bedrooms, 6 Bathrooms, Sleeps 11
    Il Rifugio (The Refuge) is a respectfully restored seventeenth-century stone farmhouse/villa set on a Tuscan hillside surrounded by a centuries' old terraced olive grove and fifty six rolling acres of private property near the Etruscan citadel Cortona. Agriturismo Il Rifugio is the perfect vacation rental for families and friends and an ideal retreat venue for small groups of writers, artists and naturalists; or simply a romantic get away.

    This Cortona villa has eleven rooms plus five and one half bathrooms and three fireplaces. There are five bedrooms, a large kitchen with separate walk-in pantry, first and second floor sitting rooms, a formal dining room and elegant but cozy living room with a wood-burning stove. The house will comfortably accommodate up to eleven people.

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  • Amenities & details
    • Alarm Clock
    • Balcony
    • Blender
    • Books
    • Central Heating
    • Dishwasher
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Garden or Yard
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Housekeeping Optional
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Mountain Views
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Paper Towels Provided
    • Parking
    • Patio
    • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
    • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
    • Refrigerator
    • Safe
    • Satellite TV
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Telephone
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • VCR
    • Washer
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
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    • Elder Access:
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    • Pets Allowed:
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    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Listing #FK358731 by: FlipKey
  • 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 Per night Per week
    Default - - 7 nights
    $857
    $6,000
    High Season May 3, 2014 Oct 31, 2014 7 nights --
    $7,000
    Low Season Nov 1, 2014 Apr 24, 2015 7 nights --
    $6,000
    High Season Apr 25, 2015 Oct 30, 2015 7 nights --
    $7,350
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    There is a Cortona Tourist Tax of 2 Euro per person per day for a maximum of 4 days. Example: 8 people staying for the week would pay 2 Euro X 8 People X 4 Days = 64 Euro. Please pay this tax in cash on the arrival day. Thank you.
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    Additional Location Information
    Il Rifugio is located above the village of Montanare in the community of Cortona in Tuscany Italy. Il Rifugio is 10 minutes from the Etruscan hill town of Cortona and within easy reach of trains, markets, gardens, and more.

    Cortonais a small medieval hill town above the Valdichiana in eastern Tuscany. With its rural setting and rich cultural history, Cortona combines the best of traditional Tuscan life with all the conveniences of a small city.

    This classic Etruscan hill town lies between Lago Trasimeno and the Appenine mountains. It is rich in archaeological wonders from the Etruscan, Roman, Medieval and Renaissance eras. During the summer, Cortona hosts numerous festivals, art exhibitions, antique markets, and gastronomic fairs.
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Anna19-19
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in September 2013

There were 10 people in our group. Il Rufugio has beautiful grounds including olive trees and vineyard. The owner has someone to oversee if you need anything. He set up a private wine tasting and jewelry making tour where he works. The outside has many areas to relax and watch sunsets .Each room was decorated with impeccable taste and met... more

Becky
MA
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014 for a stay in December 2013

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Intrepid Senior Travelers
PA
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013 for a stay in September 2013
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Chuck Ofria
18056822386
Speaks English, Italian
Listed since : Feb 2012
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a week
Calendar Updated: 655 days ago
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