Villa la Chimera was created from the restoration of an ancient farmhouse near Cortona located on the hills between the valley of the river Arno and that of the Tiber at 555m a.s.l. (above sea level), surrounded by large woods of oak and chestnut trees which cover large part of this side of the Appennines. Situated upon a natural terrace, it enjoys a lovely view upon the greenery. In this villa rental peace is assured and it is the ideal choice for those who consider having a holiday as a moment for peace and quiet. Various excursions are possible starting from naturalistic ones along the many paths in the whereabouts to cultural ones in the towns of this part of Tuscany. San Sepolcro, Anghiari, Arezzo, Cortona are within easy reach. In front of the house, there is a large lawn where children can play and further down from it, on a natural terrace, there is the swimming pool ( 8x16, 0.90 â€“ 2.20m deep)(01/05-30/09) with a beautiful equipped portico. At the back of the house, there is the wood-fired oven for pizzas, the barbeque, a field for playing bowls and a ping-pong table. All the rooms have a small satellite TV and mosquito-screens at the windows. The furnishing is comfortable with vintage pieces and some local handicrafts. If requested, the owner can serve breakfast in a small bar in the house as well as lunches and dinners, guided tours of the cellars or deliver the shopping. Wi-fi Internet connection and baby bed included in the price. Central heating. Car park.
ACCOMMODATION: (450 m2) Gr.Fl.: equipped portico, small sitting room/entrance hall, going up 3 steps there is the dining room with a fireplace and a professional kitchen (freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, ovens and electrical appliances), 2 sitting rooms (satellite TV) leading directly onto the garden, WC. 1st fl.: 4 double bedrooms all with bathrooms with shower, 1 double bedroom with French bed (1.40m wide) and with bathroom with shower, 1 suite with a sitting room area, fireplace and a sofa bed with double bed in an overhead sleeping area, 1 bathroom with shower. Access to the suite can also be private (through an external stairway).
Possible tourist tax to be paid locally (price depending on each municipality) .: 0 Euro
Refundable deposit (to be handed over on arrival) per booking in cash: 500 Euro
Gas per m3 (cubic meter): 0 Euro
Final cleaning per booking in cash: 250 Euro
Domestic help : 0 Euro
Heating per kWh (kilowatt hour): 0 Euro
Cook : 0 EuroTripAdvisor property ID 2768334...Read more
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