The church house, adjoining the XVI Century church of St. Michael, maintains the mystic charm of a hermitage, now fully restored with all modern comforts. Guests can enjoy the use of the swimming pool and pool house in total privacy due to the unique secluded location of the pool. The house accommodates 6 people. The upper floor, has a triple bedroom with en suite bathroom with bath and shower, a double bedroom with en suite bathroom with shower and a studio, between the two bedrooms, with a single bed.
The ground floor, opening onto a private garden, comprises a small living room with double sofa, fireplace, TV with satellite reception and a kitchen/dining room, fully equipped with dishwasher, microwave oven and food processor. A separate laundry room has two washing machines and a large freezer. A wide selection of books, toys and baby equipment is available upon request.
The garden has an outdoor eating area with the use of a wood-burning oven for pizzas and barbecuing.
A romantic getaway: The secluded nature of the property makes the church house a perfect romantic getaway, offering spectacular views of the surrounding countryside. The garden has the benefit of the shade of the oak and walnut trees as well as the sunny lawn and pool area.
Leisure activities: Horse riding and pony trekking at La Somma Equestrian Centre.
Rafting, canoeing, canyoning on the Nera River.
Tennis in Spoleto.
Local tourist information: For music lovers, the Spoleto Festival of the Two Worlds offers three weeks of music, theatre and dance during June/July and Umbria Jazz in Perugia in July.
Acquaiura is a tiny medieval hamlet immersed in the peace and beauty of the Umbrian hills. It is situated 8 Km south of the town of Spoleto, famous for the arts and music Festival of the Two Worlds which takes place every year in June/July. The hamlet boasts a 15th century church dedicated to Saint Michael the Archangel, with frescos attributed to the school of “Lo Spagna” and breathtaking views of Montefalco and Assisi and the mountain of Monte Fionchi (1337m).
Acquaiura is an ideal location for touring the historical towns Spoleto, Todi, Norcia, Assisi, Orvieto, Gubbio and Perugia. Local attractions include the Marmore Waterfalls – the highest waterfall in Europe and the town of Montefalco famous for wines and linens. For those who enjoy outdoor activities, Acquaiura offers magnificent walks and mountain climbing, whilst a wide range of outdoor sports are available nearby, including horse riding and pony trekking in Montebibico and rafting and fly fishing on the Nera river.
Other Activities: Rafting, canoeing, canyoning, hiking, trekking
Golf: Perugia Golf Club offers an 18 hole course.
Ski: Forche Canapine 1200/1600 m asl in the Sibylline mountains 20 Km from Norcia.
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Jun 1 2014 - Sep 30 2014
4 night minimum stay
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (EUR) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.