PLEASE NOTE: THIS PROPERTY IS AVAILABLE FOR WEDDINGS, MEETINGS AND ANY KIND OF SPECIAL EVENTS. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT THE OWNER.Exterior This historic Umbrian estate for up to 21 people, designed by a famous architect, is a fine example of an elegant Italian country residence. Dating back to the late 1700s, it is a simply breathtaking place to stay. This Umbrian property is situated near the ancient city of Spoleto. The region is famous for its art, and there are important cultural festivals throughout the year, such as the Spoleto Festival in June/July. Visitors who are searching for a taste of the real Italy will be in paradise as, from this base in the Spoleto Valley, it is easy to visit quintessential Italian towns such as Assisi, Montefalco and Spello. The area produces fantastic olive oil and Sangrantino red wine, one of Italy's most tannic wines.The estate, which has been lovingly fully restored since 2011, consists of 3 separate buildings: the main villa, the annex and the chapel. The aforementioned chapel is a wonderful feature of the property and a great example of Italian neoclassicism.Surrounded by olive groves, cypress trees and woodland, the property offers a supreme natural environment in which guests will adore spending their time. Such is the setting of the estate on a hill overlooking the Spoleto Valley that it boasts astonishing 360 degree views over the Umbrian countryside. Guests who rent the complex will have use of a private swimming pool: it is bathed in Umbrian sunshine for most of the day and measures 14x7m. There is a magnificent neoclassical secret garden on the south side of the property that includes a fountain and a little temple. Interior The main villa can accommodate up to 21 guests in its 10 unique bedrooms. Of these, 4 are double rooms, 2 are single rooms, 3 are triple rooms and one is a twin room. 8 of them feature an ensuite bathroom, either with shower or bathtub, while 2 of them share a bathroom with shower. The property is three-storeyed: on the ground floor, along with hallways decorated with ancient frescoes, there are large living spaces, a drawing room with pool table, a dining room with fireplace, a fully-equipped kitchen and 2 bathrooms, which give onto the wondeful inner courtyard. There is a mezzanine layer with a library and small service rooms. These areas have a Wi-Fi connection (along with all of the bedrooms), and guests will be able to watch television if they choose to. On the upper floor, guests can find the bedrooms, which are all decorated in classical Umbrian style, a sublime terrace with stunning views of the surroundings, a large balcony and other small living areas. Some of the bedrooms have air conditioning.For groups of more than 21 people, the annex of the main villa is available. For exact rates, please contact the owner. The three-floor annex is accessed through an underground tunnel from the main villa. It contains 3 bedrooms in total, with one double room on the second floor and 2 on the top floor. Of those 2 bedrooms, one is contained within what can be used as a self-contained apartment (it has its own kitchen, living room, bathroom and veranda). There are 2 more en suite bathrooms connected to the other bedrooms in the annex. There is also a large studio room in this part of the estate, which has a Wi-Fi connection, making it ideal for all manner of functions, such as business meetings. The annex's garden and glass room veranda is usually bathed in sunlight and represents a lovely place for guests to spend their time. This stunning property is the perfect solution for large groups willing to discover the Umbrian countryside, and it is an unbeatable setting for special events.
This historic Umbrian estate for up to 21 people, designed by a famous architect, is a fine example of an elegant Italian country residence. Dating back to the late 1700s, it is a simply breathtaking place to stay.
Additional amenities include: accessibility wheelchair accessible, heating.TripAdvisor property ID 1972980...Read more
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