|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
CASA ALATA 1 FAENZACasa Alata is just half way between Florence and Bologna. It is a part of a large estate (400 hectares) and set in the most desirable location on the beautiful hills in the heart of Romagna Toscana, an untouched corner of this region, off the beaten track. It is located at the border of the Foreste Casentinesi, a National Park extending southward into Tuscany and at 28km from Faenza, famous for its ceramics since the 14th Century. On the north side of this peaceful and lush valley, you will find the tiny Tuscan village of Lutirano; on the other side, 3km down the hill in Romagna, Tredozio. It has restaurants, butchers, bakers, general stores, bars, banks and post office. There are three farm houses on the estate: Casa Alata, and .Casa Alata, originally a shepherd s house, was totally restored in 2005. The owner used the finest local materials terracotta flooring, chestnut from their own trees and tiles from the nearby factories of Faenza. All modern comforts are built in. The house is divided into two apartments: Casa Alata 1 and . It has a large garden with patios, lounge chairs and a panoramic swimming pool overlooking the valley.CASA ALATA 1 DESCRIPTIONLarge living room with access to the garden, large fireplace, comfortable red sofas and Sat TV. Ceiling fan. DVD and Stereo with CD Player and radio.A fully equipped kitchen, a dining room with table to seat 8 and has access to the garden, gorgeous view over the valley. The brand new kitchen is equipped with American coffee machine, kettle, dishwasher, oven, gas range, microwave, fridge and freezer.This floor features 3 double bedrooms and 3 bathrooms.From the living room a long corridor leads to the bedrooms area. One double bedroom with ceiling fan and built in cupboards. One twin/double bedroom with access to the patio, ceiling fan and built in closets.Next to the bedrooms: one bathroom with shower and one bathroom with bathtub (hand held shower).On the other side of the house there is an extra bedroom with twin/double beds and a further bathroom with bathtub. This bedroom has access to the garden but no ceiling fan. A wooden staircase (15 steps) leads to the second floor where you find a further double/twin bedroom next to its own bathroom with shower.Facilities include also gas central heating, washing machine in the laundry area. BBQ is available. The pool is set in the lawn adjoining the house. Sun loungers and garden furniture for 8 are available for the guests. Pool towels are available. Two hours of mid week cleaning service included. Car parking is discreetly out of sight.Sleeps 8 Code ER006Swimming pool: 10m x 5m, depth 1.20 to 1.90m (open mid May to end of September)Distances: Ravenna 80km, Florence 90km, Bologna 86km, Forli 40km, the Adriatic coast is 45 minutes awayNearest airports: Forli and Bologna
CHECK IN: 16:00 19:00 LATE ARRIVAL UP UNTIL 21:00 ON REQUEST EUR 50.CHECK OUT: 10:00PAYABLE LOCALLY: REFUNDABLE SECURITY DEPOSIT EUR 600, HEATING DEPOSIT EUR 300 PER WEEK(COST ON CONSUMPTION), FINAL CLEANING EUR 150 FOR 1 WEEK & EUR 200 FOR 2 WEEKS, COT EUR 50 P.W., PETS ALLOWED ON REQUEST EUR 60 P.W., WI FI INTERNET AND POOL TOWELS INCLUDED.** EXTRA BED Â£160 STERLING PER WEEK PAYABLE BEFORE YOU TRAVEL.