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Ancient Venetian Villa with pool, in a quiet tourist area of ​​art - 'Lo Chalet'

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths2
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


Half Baths
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights


Colognola Ai Colli Chalet Rental Photos and Description

Four houses with pool in a park and vineyard of 7 hectares.

Villa Costafredda, home of great historical value dating from the seventeenth century, was first a convent and later bought by Maffei Faccioli.

The recent complete renovation of the Villa and its outbuildings, have been obtained eight residences, four of which are available to guests.

In the central courtyard of the property, surrounded by walls and closed by gate, there is a large car park, partly covered. Also within the grounds of the property, to a maximum of 30 meters from the residences, is the swimming pool (13 mx 6.5 m), available to guests from mid-April to early October, with deck chairs and garden furniture, from which you can enjoy a beautiful view of the vineyards and the surrounding hills.


Deposit of 30% of the total within 3 days of booking confirmation. Balance due within 30 days of arrival. In the case of bookings made within 30 days of arrival, the balance of the total amount to be paid at time of booking. The deposit will be lost and the booking canceled for failure to pay the balance within 30 days of arrival.


Cleaning: € 25 per person per stay, with a minimum of € 150 for 'The Barn', 'The Barn' and 'The Cottage', and a minimum of € 50 per 'The Guest'.

Natural Gas: € 1.40 per m3; Electricity to € 0.45 Kwh. To be paid locally according to consumption.


- Cancellations made before 30 days of arrival: penalty of 30% of the total

- Cancellations less than 30 days of arrival: penalty of 100% of the stay.

More Details

Details for 'Lo Chalet' 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, 2 Bathrooms, 2 half bathrooms

'The Cottage' is part of Villa Costafredda. and is an ancient shelter for agricultural tools, renovated to house; It is overlooking the common courtyard behind the house.

And 'it composed on the ground floor by a private garden with a covered patio, large living room with TV, full kitchen (oven, stove, 2 sinks, dishwasher, large fridge), 1 single bedroom, 1 bathroom, 1 WC , storage room with washing machine, upstairs 1 bedroom with double bed, 2 bedrooms with 2 beds, 1 bathroom, 1 bathroom with shower.

The house is equipped with attractive furnishings, suitable for a historical context, to free Wi-Fi, heating and air conditioning.

To view more photos, visit www. villacostafredda. com.

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome

Carlo Francesco Maffei Faccioli
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, french, spanish, italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
December 10, 2016


'Lo Chalet'
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews

Comfortable stay in a charming country location

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in this accommodation for three nights, and overall, I would say we were pretty pleased with it. We chatted on a couple of occasions with the brother and sister team who own this property, and they were friendly and helpful. The accommodation was very roomy - four bedrooms and four bathrooms! - plenty of space for four adults and four children (there were beds for seven people, and the owners put up a baby cot for the littlest in our party).

One downside was that the bedrooms were pretty dark (as "Lo Chalet" is partially built into the hillside),but as we were out during the day (and dark bedrooms at nighttime is no bad thing) I didn't see this as a major drawback. Although beware that there aren't curtains or shutters on all windows, so you may wake with the sun.Everything was nice and clean, and pretty well-appointed (although there was very little soap or toilet paper - a matter we brought to the owners' attention and they said they would rectify for future guests). The kitchen was very well appointed with pots and pans and plates etc.

The swimming pool was located on a small rise with a view over the village and out to the mountains - although it was the first day the pool had water in for the season, the children had a couple of dips. It was really too cold in April, despite lovely sunny weather, but during summer it would be ideal to while away the hours under a sun umbrella and looking out on the Italian countryside.

The location - about half an hour away from Verona and an hour away from Venice - was pretty perfect. There didn't seem to be much happening in the village itself (in terms of quaint little bakeries or trinkety shops) but there were a number of restaurants and a couple of small supermarkets in easy reach (by car). The plus side of being in a sleepy village was that it was nice and quiet with little noise but for the chiming of church bells!

If you are looking for pure luxury and indulgence, this may not be it, but for a very comfortable stay in a good location, at a reasonable price, this accommodation fits the bill. Don't forget to reckon with the cleaning and gas/electricity charges though (we paid about €200 cleaning for eight people and about €50 gas/electricity for three nights during pretty warm weather in April - I guess winter stays would use considerably more gas for heating than we did). This was then €650 for three nights which although not cheap, was pretty acceptable for the number of people staying.

  • Submitted: May 5, 2014
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are really happy you liked the location. It's a hard work to maintain old properties, but it's worth it if guests appreciate. One quick clarification: the windows have shutters if you don't want to see the light in the morning. We are sorry you didn't ask us ... Hope to have you here again to show them to you !!!
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A wonderful place

  • 5 of 5

This place is simply wonderful. The villa is situated in a small village surrounded by wineyards, very close to Verona city, and to Venice. It is very close to Valpolicella and Soave wine producers.

The owners Barbara and Carlo are very nice people. The house is bjg and in a very good order.

I give it my highest recommendations.

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
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Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Verona (Catullo)
Nearest Barpub
0.7 Kilometres
'Bar Decima'
Nearest Ferry
45 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
30 Kilometres
Nearest Train
10 Kilometres
San Bonifacio
Nearest Motorway
8 Kilometres
Soave, Verona Est
Nearest Restaurant
0.3 Kilometres
'Al Portego'
Nearest Ski
40 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
45 Kilometres

The location of Villa Costafredda allows to reach, through quick and easy road access, several important cities, first of all Verona (20 km) and Venice (100 km). Vicenza (40km), home of the famous sculptor and architect Palladio, Padua (70 km), Mantova (60km). Guests who wish to spend a holiday of relaxation and culture, can also easily reach Lake Garda (Peschiera and Lazise, ​​45 km, the nearest centers). For families with children, the opportunity is tempting to visit the famous Gardaland amusement park (46 km).

The site also presents interesting opportunities for jogging, cycling (both road and mountain bike).

Being in an area famous for its vineyards, the Villa is an ideal starting point for visits to the many wineries nearby.

Equally interesting are the wine tasting tours offered by the local tourist offices.

Rates & Availability

Colognola Ai Colli Chalet Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Tariffa 12 2016
Oct 29 2016 - Dec 16 2016
3 night minimum stay
Tariffa 13 2016
Dec 17 2016 - Jan 6 2017
4 night minimum stay
Tariffa 1 2017
Jan 7 2017 - Apr 7 2017
3 night minimum stay
Tariffa 2 2017
Apr 8 2017 - Apr 14 2017
4 night minimum stay
Tariffa 3 2017
Apr 15 2017 - Apr 28 2017
4 night minimum stay
Tariffa 4 2017
Apr 29 2017 - May 19 2017
4 night minimum stay
Tariffa 5 2017
May 20 2017 - Jun 23 2017
5 night minimum stay
Tariffa 6 2017
Jun 24 2017 - Jul 7 2017
5 night minimum stay
Tariffa 7 2017
Jul 8 2017 - Aug 11 2017
7 night minimum stay
Tariffa 8 2017
Aug 12 2017 - Aug 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
Tariffa 9 2017
Aug 26 2017 - Sep 1 2017
5 night minimum stay
Tariffa 10 2017
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 15 2017
5 night minimum stay
Tariffa 11 2017
Sep 16 2017 - Oct 27 2017
4 night minimum stay
Tariffa 12 2017
Oct 28 2017 - Dec 15 2017
3 night minimum stay
Tariffa 13 2017
Dec 16 2017 - Jan 5 2018
4 night minimum stay
Tariffa 1 2018
Jan 6 2018 - Jan 12 2018
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Gas Metano a mc $1
Pulizie Finali a persona $26
Refundable damage deposit $369
Energia Elettrica a kwh $0

Costi accessori
Pulizia finale: € 25 a persona a soggiorno, con un minimo di € 150 / Final cleaning: 25€ per person per stay, 150€ minimum.
Gas metano: € 1,40 al m3; Energia Elettrica € 0,45 al Kwh. Da pagarsi in loco secondo consumo / Gas additional cost: €1,40 per m3, light additional cost: €0,45 per Kwh. To be paied at place.
Politiche di cancellazione / Cancellation policy:
- Cancellazioni effettuate prima di 30 giorni dall'arrivo: penale del 30% dell'importo del soggiorno /
- Reservation cancelled 30 days before check-in: 30% of the amount will be kept
- Cancellazioni a meno di 30 giorni dall'arrivo: penale del 100% dell'importo del soggiorno /
- Reservations cancelled less than 30 days before check-in: no refund.

Caparra del 30% dell'importo del soggiorno entro 3 giorni dalla conferma della prenotazione. Saldo entro 30 giorni dall'arrivo. In caso di prenotazioni effettuate entro 30 giorni dall'arrivo, il saldo dell'intero importo del soggiorno va versato al momento della prenotazione. La caparra sarà persa e la prenotazione cancellata in caso di mancato versamento del saldo entro i 30 giorni dall'arrivo.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.
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Colognola Ai Colli Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 180 m²
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • - toilet , tub , bidet
    - toilet , bidet
    - toilet , bidet , outdoor shower
    - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • - 1 king , 1 queen
    - 2 twin/ single
    - 2 twin/ single
    - 1 twin/ single
  • Books
  • Television
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis

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