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La Majelletta at Villasfor2 - Abruzzo Escape for 2

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Our pool. Your amazing view !
Excellent
21 reviews
Our pool. Your amazing view !
Twilight. Take a peek inside your villa...
Perfectly placed. Our pool is bordered by olive groves
Or if you prefer the sea, the nearest beach is only half-an-hour away
A misty morn promises a hot day ahead...
Outside your villa - your own personal space to eat, drink and relax
The flowers of early summer, unspoiled countryside - and more of our wonderful views !
After a hard day down by the pool, sit back and relax with a DVD from our library
The majestic peaks of the nearby Majella National Park on an early summer's day
Sweet dreams are made of this ! (Twin beds available if you'd prefer)
The mysterious Fountain of the 99 Spouts in Abruzzo's capital L'Aquila
Fix yourself a feast or a snack in your villa's well-equipped kitchen
Local fairs, feasts and festivals are a year-round local attraction
Come and enjoy one of our local fairs - you'll always be welcome !
Traditional fishing platforms line our stretch of the Adriatic coast...
The perfect place for a lazy, summer lunch. Under a shady umbrella at the seaside
Around the pool - a riot of summer colour and stunning views
Where you'll be staying.
The sun always shines in Abruzzo !
Just put yourself in the picture. We're waiting to welcome you !
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Overview
Villa -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Casoli, Province of Chieti, Abruzzo
Welcome to Villa La Majelletta, as featured on the BBC TV series Escape to the Continent, and a unique type of Italy villa rental holiday, just for couples in the unspoiled region of Abruzzo.
La Majelletta is one of our three tranquil villas for two, which we run here under the name Villasfor2, set in olive groves on a south-facing acre of unspoiled countryside, with what a guest has called the best views in Abruzzo.
We created our villas from a 19th century barn, ensuring that each has exactly the same layout and amenities. Inside each villa, is light, cool and airy, with individually-controlled air-conditioning; central heating; and free wireless internet access.
Right outside your door, is your own private space on the big sun terrace, with a wooden table, a cheery red sun umbrella and a couple of wooden chairs. Perfect for breakfast;...
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About the Owner, David B
Languages spoken: English, Italian
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 78 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 67 reviews and 3 properties
Interaction with guests
We live here too - so you'll never have to worry if there'll be anyone around to let you in if you get delayed getting here.
And because we live here, we know all the best places to eat, drink, visit and shop - and we're always happy to make bookings for you and give you directions.
But if you prefer to just go your own way, where and when the mood takes you during your stay here - that's fine too !
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Christine...
Carrickfergus, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
30 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in June 2017

We first stayed here in 2010 and have always wanted to go back but due to flights not available any longer it was harder to access from Northern and Southern Ireland. (We don't usually go anywhere a second time)! However, this year flights were available again from Dublin to Rome, it was an easy enough journey if somewhat a bit...

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A real pleasure to see you both again - and thanks for the great review. Delighted we still lived up to expectations after a 7-yr gap - hope it won't be that long before the next visit !

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LinP253
Worcester, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed July 11, 2016 for a stay in July 2016

If you're looking for an unspoilt, untouristy piece of Italian rural life, look no further! Lovely warm pool, air conditioned apartments, friendly hosts. Mountains and seaside accessible and easy to reach. Quick and easy trip from Pescara airport. Great relaxing break.

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Ian I
Winchester, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed September 26, 2015 for a stay in September 2015

From our initial contact with Pauline and David, on line, you got the feeling that this place was going to be good holiday. Initial information package with driving route information etc. arrived in plenty of time to become acquainted with what was ahead of us, Upon arrival we had an extremely warm welcome, and the the villa was absolutely spotless...

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...and from the way you two stepped off the plane and right into the swing of our village's annual festival, we knew it was going to be a good holiday too ! Think the music, food, wine and midnight fireworks gave your hol the perfect start and very happy the rest of your stay maintained the mood !

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (3)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Parking
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Staffed Property
  • Stove
  • Towels Provided
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Rates

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

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
$105
€90
$735
€630
Jun 24, 2017 -
Sep 8, 2017
Summer
7 nights
$105
€90
$735
€630
Sep 9, 2017 -
Sep 30, 2017
Late Summer
3 nights
$99
€85
$694
€595
Oct 1, 2017 -
Dec 17, 2017
Autumn
3 nights
$93
€80
$653
€560
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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
We're always mindful of your holiday plans and flight schedules, and try to be as flexible as possible about arrival/departure days.
The earlier you book - the easier this is to arrange !
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About the neighborhood
Our area ? Well now...<BR><BR>How do you fancy a delicious 2-course, freshly-cooked meal, with wine, water and coffee all for €10 each ? You'll get that at one of our local restaurants.<BR><BR>Or the best pizza you've ever eaten, from a traditional wood-fired oven ? That's nearby too.<BR><BR>Seafood restaurants and Michelin-starred fine dining ? All ready and waiting.<BR><BR>(And let's not forget Abruzzo's wonderful wines either !)<BR><BR>Roman ruins ? Haunted castles ? They've been here for more than a thousand years.<BR><BR>Designer label shops ? Shopping malls ? Traditional handicrafts ? Markets ? Take your pick.<BR><BR>Open-air fairs, feasts, festivals and fireworks throughout th... more
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Pescara: 32.3 mi
Railway: Lanciano: 12.4 mi
Ferry: Vasto: 28.0 mi
Ryanair operates frequent flights from Stansted in the UK to our nearest airport at Pescara, which is an easy hour away. Not convenient for where you live in the UK ? Then consider flying from practically any UK regional airport to Rome. After that - a straightforward, and highly scenic, 3-hr drive to us. (Pretty much all except the last 5kms on motorway). In fact, this is the arrival/departure route taken by most of our guests. Driving here is easy. From the UK, we are reachable with just a 1-night stopover - or take it easy and make the journey here through either France or Germany an integral part of your holiday. And think of all the local food and wine you can take home with you !
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 18.6 mi.
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