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THE TESTA'S COTTAGE OF ROME VILLA & PRIVATE POOL

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23 reviews
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Treehouse
the cottage entrance -You will be the only guest!!
TREEHOUSE (TREEPLATFORM) IN COMPLETION
dining room and kitchenette
two single bed room
another perspective of the dining room
pool 12m x 6 m  ROME COTTAGE
FROM THE POOL  WATER...
pool garden
swimming pool ROME COTTAGE
PROPERTY
pool garden
master room
kitchenette
soccer court ( in summer)
hammock and pool
bench and pool garden
flowers in summer
copper gazebo in the swimming pool garden
BIRDS OF THE PROPERTY ROME COTTAGE
BUTTERFLIES OF OUR GARDEN ROME COTTAGE
Stairs to reach the treehouse
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
Rome, Lazio
Guesthouse in Rome with exclusive use of swimming pool , 5 places .If your are looking for a private and healthy environment not too far from the hectic city of Rome, where one day you can relax in the sun and in the pool and another day you can explore the beauties of the eternal city just a train ride away from our cottage! Visit the Vatican Museums in the morning and relax in YOUR PRIVATE swimming pool in the afternoon without having to take your car. An urban train leaves from Cesano to the Vatican city.
Our property is a tiny charmy villa with swimming pool in Rome ,only for one family guest use! A treehouse (HEIGHT 5 MT) was completed in late july 2016!
Also if you are looking for a historical adventure, explore the many Mediaeval and Etruscan towns in the surrounding area. Rome downtown in 30 min. driving from the cottage.Al...
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About the Owner, Stefano LM and Emanuela T
Languages spoken: German, English, Italian, French, Spanish
Response Rate: 80 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 6 days ago
Listed since : May 2008
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 23 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
Our guests will be welcome by the family and shown the property and the area with shopping highlights and they will be provided with keys and instructions to use public transport and drive and park the rented car. Most of the time there will be some one from the family or from our staff available during our guests' stay. We also provide our guests with a local mobile phone with our mobile phone numbers already registered to help them call us in case of emergency. Guests will find emergency telephone numbers inside the cottage (Hospital, Fire Brigade, Police, Carabinieri, Plumber etc.)
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Very good - based on 23 reviews
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Kiran T
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in August 2017

We spent a week here in early August, and it was fantastic. Corrado was incredibly welcoming and helpful, and the gardens are clearly a labour of love for him. The house is located on the edge of Cesano, and is very peaceful. It was a typical Italian house, well lived in and cared for. Small, but enough room for 5...

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Shinyhead...
Leeds, UK
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in September 2017

Corrado and his wife have owned this large plot of lands since 1969 and there have transformed it into a wonderful,. semi-tropical garden with two properties, a good sized swimming pool and a football pitch, as well as orchards, vineyards and a wonderful tree house. Property is fully walled with electric gates, very secure. We arrived to find a selection...

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Management response:

Thank you Nigel! You have a wonderful family and we were delighted to have you with us for a week! I hope your son had a great time and will keep some memory of this place! Do come back! The Testa's family :)

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flabbybas...
Worthing, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed June 4, 2017 for a stay in May 2017

Fantastic location, extremely attentive hosts, perfect family retreat. The house is typical Italian, with a fantastic private pool to boot. Make sure to see the pool at night with the lights on! The train station is a very short drive, or 20-25 min walk from the house, with regular trains that can take you right into the city for only...

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Thank you for your review! We are really happy that you had a great time in our property! This is all we ask for our guests!

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The cottage, built in 2003, is part of the Testa's family property. The cottage is located in a 11.000 sqm. property along with a larger guesthouse that the owners use as a second home. You will enjoy a PRIVATE swimming pool ( shared only with members of Testa's familiy ....sometimes).Both the guesthouse and the cottage are used to host our family (the former) and our guests (the latter) and provide them with all the comfort they may require (there is a large patio in the guesthouse which the owners may want to use to provide guests with welcome drinks or cocktails upon arrival) also the property is a reference point for our guests as one of the family will always be around upon demand to provide instructions, help and supervision is so required ( we can also take our guests... more
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking 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 4 nights
$189
€160
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Oct 1, 2017 -
Dec 15, 2017
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4 nights
$189
€160
$1,324
€1,120
Dec 16, 2017 -
Dec 31, 2017
Christmas season
4 nights
$219
€185
$1,537
€1,300
Jan 1, 2018 -
Feb 28, 2018
Christmas season
4 nights
$189
€160
$1,324
€1,120
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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
Courtesy breakfast for the first morning
Self-catering facilities, bed linens and toilet towels changed weekly.
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About the neighborhood
Distance from Rome downtown (15 km Via Cassia Antica ), 25 km (motorway ), urban train station 1.5 km from the cottage to go to the Vatican Museums and downtown Rome.
Easy access to the Bracciano, Martignano and Vico lakes (6 to 20 km)
The cottage is 3 km from Olgiata Golf Course
30 min driving from the beach of Fregene. Siena/Firenze and Chianti -2 hours driving.
Mountain bike path nearby
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Fiumicino and Ciampino airports: 24.9 mi
Railway: Cesano: 0.9 mi
Ferry: Civitavecchia: 40.4 mi
Easyjet or Ryanair from Ciampino. Car rental recommended! Parking at Cesano train station park and use of the train is the best solution to visit the city especially when going to the Vatican. Alternatively guests can drive down to Rome (20 to 40 minutes drive depending on traffic) and park their car at low cost car park and use public transports to cover short distances. When going out for dinner in Rome the use of the car is highly recommended!
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 18.6 mi.
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