From $224 / night
- 1 bedrooms
- 2 bathrooms
- Sleeps 3
Description from the manager
The home built in 1893, is beautifully restored with modern comforts. It is surrounded by a large grass lawn with lemon trees, an extensive collection of old English roses, a great variety of many flowers and a vegetable garden. There is a bread oven, a Weber barbecue and a large Infinity swimming pool with high-performance salt chlorinator (14 x 6m- 46 x 19,6ft ) with a maxi Jacuzzi.
Frantoio is adjacent to the main house of Fontanaro built in 1893 and has a romantic sunset view from the garden. It has its private patio, garden and covered parking.
It is fully furnished and decorated with tasteful Umbrian touches, is approximately 65 sq mt ...Read more
Paciano, Umbria, Italy
Additional Location Information
Close to Tuscany, only 12 km from Chiusi Chianciano, but also in the heart of Umbria, is hidden a precious jewel in harmony with the surrounding landscape: is the charming home, a romantic abode that offers exclusive services.
The estate is located less than 1 km from the walled village of Paciano, a perfectly restored 13th century medieval village located in a peaceful and scenic location.
There is a view of Lake Trasimeno and the lights of Chiusi, Montepulciano and Cortona in the distance.
The town is constructed on the peak of a hill 600 meters above sea level.
The European Community named Paciano “un villaggio ideale”. It is known as one of the top ten villages in Italy for its idyllic setting and quality of life.
The restaurants of the area serve typical cuisine representative of the rich Umbrian and Tuscan enogastronomic culture and tradition.
In Paciano there are 3 restaurants, 1 sipermarket, 2 bars, an ATM Bank machine, Pharmacy, Post Office and an English Studio with a selection of books and novels regarding Italy.
We have special treatment and discount of 10% at Oca Bruciata KM 0 Restaurant and Osteria La Loggetta.
In the neighborhoods of Paciano there are many different choices among art, culture, nature, sports.
Less than a one hour drive from Fontanaro, you can explore and enjoy Assisi, Perugia, Siena, Deruta, Montalcino, Montepulciano, Orvieto, Pienza, Cortona, Montefalco, Chiusi and a host of Etruscan architectural gems in Umbria and Tuscany.
From Chiusi, a one hour train trip brings you to the center of Rome or Florence. Trains leave in the morning and return in the evening providing a convenient way to visit these splendid cities without having to navigate the narrow streets and heavy traffic by car.
You are 15 minutes from the huge Lake Trasimeno, where many pleasant villages can be visited. 12 minutes away is Chiusi Chianciano.
Also nearby are jewels of medieval towns like Panicale (good restaurants!), Assisi and Città della Pieve.
You've got good connections to Siena and Montepulciano, Pienza, Cortona, Cetona, Orvieto and many others cities.
Perugia Airport (45 min. from Paciano) is connected non-stop by raynair to stansted Otherwise Fontanaro can be reached through the airport of:
Pisa ( 2,15 hours)
Firenze ( 1.45 hour)
Roma Fiumicino (2 hours)
Roma Ciampino (2,20 hours)
Trains | Distances in km/ml
Assisi – 42/29 Perugia – 35/22
Chianciano thermal resort – 25/16 Orvieto – 50/31
Chiusi – 11/7 Panicale – 2/1 Panicale – 2/1
Città della Pieve – 6/4 Pienza – 40/25
Cortona – 25/16 Rome – 170/102
Florence – 130/81 San Casciano dei Bagni – 35/22
Lake Trasimeno – 8/5 Siena – 80/50
Montalcino – 60/37 Spoleto – 80/50
Montepulciano – 30/19
Last updated on March 03, 2015
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- Towels Provided
- Washing Machine
- Hair dryer
Phone / Internet
- Internet Access
Pool / Spa
- Shared outdoor pool (unheated)
- Hot Tub/Jacuzzi
- Mountain Views
- Ocean or water views
- Stove or Oven
- Satellite or cable TV
- DVD Player
- Pet friendly - yes
- Smoking allowed - ask
- Suitable for children - ask
- Suitable for the elderly - ask
- Wheelchair accessible - ask
- 65 square meters