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CASTELLO GUBBIO, A CASTLE BUILT IN THE MIDDLE AGES, GUBBIO, UMBRIA

Oliver's Travels - Italy

Advertiser since 2006
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Speaks english, french, italian
Sleeps14
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type castle
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Oliver's Travels

Advertiser since 2006
Speaks english, french, italian
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Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
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CASTELLO GUBBIO, A CASTLE BUILT IN THE MIDDLE AGES, GUBBIO, UMBRIA

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type castle
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

Overview

World Castle Rental Photos and Description

Sleeps 14 In Beautifully Furnished Bedrooms

For those in search of a enchanting castle retreat, Castello Gubbio is the perfect choice!

It was built in the middle ages to defend the town of Gubbio against Perugia. The castle has retained it defensive character from the outside, but four years of intensive renovation have turned the interior into an extremely welcoming and comfortable house.

The castle is surrounded by a park with century old trees, large lawns and beautiful pool which looks out over the hilly 1400 acre estate. The estate is signposted with beautiful walks and in the appropriate season you can even go truffle hunting with local experts. The owners of the estate are descendants of the family of Napoleon Bonaparte and the castle has been in their family since 1830.?

Castello Gubbio comfortably sleeps 14 in beautifully furnished bedrooms. Each has been filled with Italian, French and German antique furniture, and every room offers a high quality level, thanks to the equipment and services (we actually offer two whirlpool baths and a mini swimming pool inside the room).

The attic room is equipped with a wooden parquet, and offers two double bedrooms, two baths and a living room with kitchenette.

We offer half board service and light lunch: groups of min. 10 people can book our dinner service with a chef de cuisine and a waiter paying 100€ per group (80€ per group for a light lunch) in addition to the cost of food and beverage.

Our guests can use a billiard, a dining room, a living room, some reading corners, a well equipped kitchen, two toilets, a swimming pool with locker room and showers, a car park, a garden with bowls playground, TV, DVD players, CD players and free WiFi in the whole house.

Castello Gubbio can also be rented for 22 or 30 people, at additional cost.

PLEASE NOTE THAT FULL PROPERTY DESCRIPTIONS, PHOTOGRAPHS, AVAILABILITY & PRICES ARE KEPT UP TO DATE ON MY WEBSITE WHICH YOU CAN VISIT BY CLICKING ON MY PERSONAL WEBSITE LINK BELOW.

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
Oliver's Travels - Italy (Property Manager)
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About Oliver's Travels - Italy

Simply Chateau was set up in 2003 after two old school chums enjoyed a fantastic holiday with friends in a French chateau in the Dordogne. Oliver & Ravi, the two directors of the company, were amazed at what terrific value these stunning chateau rentals represented and decided to spread the word. Soon after the website www.simplychateau.com was born.

Today we deliver a wide range of luxury villas, private chateau and charming farmhouses throughout France, Italy, Spain, the UK and the Caribbean. We have something for everyone from charming manor houses representing great value for money to fully catered & serviced luxury chateau, all handpicked and chosen with care. Bookings are made direct with the owner of your chosen property to guarantee you get the best booking price available.

Why Oliver's Travels - Italy chose World

At Simply Chateau we only work with the very best rental properties on the market. All of our properties have been handpicked and we take our customer feedback extremely seriously. We operate a ‘three strikes and you’re out’ policy - that is to say if we have 3 negative reviews relating to any of our properties we cease to advertise it.

We have properties to suit every taste and budget, all chosen with care by our expert team for their unique character, fantastic features and stunning countryside locations.

What makes this castle unique

Free Concierge Service:

As luxury rental specialists we have all the experience in the world helping each and every one of our customers find the most suitable property for their dream holiday. All you need to do is provide us with the details of what you imagine your dream holiday to be, and we'll find the perfect property for you. We can make sure that every arrangement is planned to perfection and each element of your holiday has been refined. Transfers, catering, maid service, tours and activities can all be prearranged to your specific requirements.

100% Financial Guarantee:

We realize that financial protection is an important consideration when choosing a holiday company so to ensure you have complete peace of mind we are bonded members of ABTA.

Lowest Price Guarantee:

Simply Chateau ‘simply’ processes the bookings and credit card payments on the property owner??s behalf. The owners themselves set the rates so you know you are getting the best available rental rate when you book.

Avoid Internet Scams:

Each and every property listed on our website has been checked to make sure that it actually exists. This ensures that you do not become a victim of an internet scam as can happen through an ordinary listing website.

Why HomeAway

Sleeps14
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type castle
Minimum Stay 2 nights
Pay with confidence
Pay with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

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Map

Map

Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Carbonesca
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Carbonesca

Surrounded by a large loop of the Chiascio river, in the territory of Gubbio, in Umbria, the region so called the ''Green heart of Italy'', on a promontory from which the view arrives up to the Cucco Mount, has been built Castello Gubbio.

Immersed in an uncontaminated landscape, bordered by woods, grasslands and waters, the history of Castello Gubbio is dating back to the middle ages, when it was the heart of the defence of the Commune of Gubbio against Perugia.

The local village can be reached in 8 minutes by car. Gems such as Gubbio, Perugia, Assisi, Cortona, Spoleto and Todi are all within easy reach.?

- Carbonesca 2km

- Gubbio 21km

- Nocera Umbra (Truffle country) 33km

- Assisi 40km

- Umbertide 48km

- Perugia 50km

- Citt�� di Castello 65km

- Todi 70km

- Lake Trasimene 72km

- Spoleto 80km

- Florence 180km

- Rome City 220km.

History

In 1391 Melchiorre Montaiti, Lord Magrano, undertook against the Noble Antonio da Montefeltro, Lord of Urbino and Gubbio: Magrano was then severely assaulted with the destruction of its mill (then built again and still existing nowadays) but the soldiers of the Montefeltro family did not succeed to take over the Castle.

In 1431 Magrano moved under the jurisdiction of the Dukes of Montefeltro. Federico da Montefeltro (1422-1482) turned it into his favourite hunting residence; it is said that the Duke was active in the hunting of the fallow deers and wild boars that are still populating the residence; this hunting was always finishing with a banquet during which were appreciated the most precious fruits of this land, among which in particular the truffle.

In 1600 the ownership of the Castle went to the Noble family of the Carpegna, family to which were belonging bishops, cardinals and Priori of various cities in Umbria and Lazio.

In 1830 Magrano becomes the property of the family that still nowadays is the owner of the residence: more specifically to the Princess Giulia Bonaparte, daughter of two first grade cousins Zenaide and Carlo Luciano Bonaparte Prince of Canino, both nephews of Napoleon.

It is in this charming corner of nature, in this place so full of traditions and history, that you can spend some nice days of relax and entertainment, not far away from fascinating cities of art such as Gubbio, Gualdo Tadino, Nocera Umbra, Perugia and Assisi in addition to the park of the Cucco Mount with its summer sports (trekking and delta plane) and winter sports (skiing).

Photos

Photos

Rates & Availability

Rates & Availability

From £5,021 Per week

World Castle Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
British Pound
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
November to Christmas
Nov 1 2014 - Dec 19 2014
2 night minimum stay
£5,021
 
 
Christmas to New Years
Dec 20 2014 - Jan 5 2015
2 night minimum stay
£5,102
 
 
January to March
Jan 6 2015 - Mar 31 2015
2 night minimum stay
£5,021
 
 
April
Apr 1 2015 - Apr 30 2015
2 night minimum stay
£5,306
 
 
May
May 1 2015 - May 31 2015
2 night minimum stay
£5,021
 
 
June
Jun 1 2015 - Jun 30 2015
2 night minimum stay
£5,627
 
 
July to August
Jul 1 2015 - Aug 31 2015
2 night minimum stay
£6,708
 
 
September
Sep 1 2015 - Sep 30 2015
2 night minimum stay
£5,021
 
 
October
Oct 1 2015 - Oct 31 2015
2 night minimum stay
£5,021
 
 
November to Christmas
Nov 1 2015 - Dec 19 2015
2 night minimum stay
£5,021
 
 
Christmas to New Years
Dec 20 2015 - Jan 5 2016
2 night minimum stay
£5,143
 

Notes

  • Guide Price: £3,940 - £5,532 (Low to high season price range based on exclusive hire of the property for a week)
    Short Breaks: £1,866 to £4,099 (Low to high season price range based on exclusive hire of the property for 2 nights)
    Security deposit: €500. This is paid prior to arrival and will be refunded in full after departure subject to damage inspection.
  • Villa Conditions

    - Capacity: 14.
    - Security deposit: €500. This is paid prior to arrival and will be refunded in full after departure subject to damage inspection.
    - Energy costs: Included.
    - End of stay cleaning: Included.
    - Arrival time: 4pm onwards.
    - Departure time: 10am.
    - Smoking: No smoking in the property.
    - Pets: Please enquire
    - It is recommended that all guests take out insurance to cover against potential cancellation and any accidental damage caused during your stay at the property.
  • Extra Services

    -On request the firm organizes courses on gilding, restoration and decoration, as well as cooking and wine-tasting classes with professional sommeliers.
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Amenities

Amenities

World Castle Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • castle
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Internet
  • Living Room
  • Parking
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Dining Room
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
Pool / Spa:
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • swimming
Notes:
Pets: Please enquire

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