Casa Cordino is an old Umbrian farmhouse set in the wooded hills of the Upper Tiber Valley, with views over a uniquely Italian rural landscape towards the hills of the Appenines. It has been restored using traditional materials, while incorporating all the features you expect for relaxing and comfortable holiday: comfortable bedrooms, modern bathrooms, spacious living areas and fully fitted kitchens. The terraces are fully equipped for outdoor living with tables and chairs set under a pergolas. Gas barbecues are provided for your exclusive use. Guests have the freedom and independence to relax, take in, and enjoy the peace and seclusion of the stunning Umbrian countryside. The English owners live in the remainder of the house with their dog. The fully inset and landscaped 12mx6m pool is set in its own large paved terrace area with sun loungers and shades.
In this wonderful part of Italy you will find the major attractions of Florence, Siena, Cortona, Arrezzo, Assisi and Perugia all within easy. There is a main line train station near Cortona, particularly useful for Florence, Arrezzo and Rome. A local single track railway connects with San Sepolcro and Perugia.
Local towns offer weekly markets, supermarkets, banks, post offices, doctors' surgeries, pharmacies, garages. Within half an hour's drive there are innumerable restaurants and pizzerias.
And you will be charmed by the many old, well-preserved towns in the region, which are well worth a visit for architecture, museums, markets, shops and restaurants. We are always happy to provide further information about places of interest.
Lake Trasimeno is approx. 45 mins drive away and has beaches, water sports, boat trips to the islands and opportunities for bird watching.
The house and pool are set in wooded hills with wonderful views over the valley below and to the Appenines beyond. The setting is one of peace and quiet allowing you to create your own home from home here in Umbria.
The apartment provides outstanding space for two - comfortable bedroom, modern bathroom, fully fitted kitchen with dining area, and separate light and spacious living room with satellite tv, internet, music centre and library of novels and local guides. Outside you have your own terrace and barbecue to enjoy that outdoor living you've been so looking forward to.
The pool is set in its own terracing with longers and sun shades.
Perugia, Florence, Assisi, Siena, Gubbio, Cortona are major attractions within reach. Many old well-preserved smaller towns in the area are also well worth a visit for architecture, museums, markets, shops and restaurants.
The nearest villages are Calzolaro and Spedalicchio (bars and small stores), and a little farther are the towns of Trestina, Citta di Castello and Umbertide, all of which have markets, supermarkets, banks, Post Offices, garages and pharmacies. There are many bars, restaurants and pizzerias within a short drive.
|Rate Period||Nightly||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event||Minimum Stay|
Jul 5 2014 - Aug 30 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
|Refundable damage deposit||£200.00|
|20% on booking. Balance 8 weeks before start of holiday|
|We sometimes have 'last minute' offers available - check our website at www.umbriadays.com for further details (the link is below under Accommodation and Facilities).
A welcome pack is included in the price of your booking and includes a selection of basic food stuffs. If you have any special requests for particular items to be included, please specify at the time of booking.
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (GBP) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.