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LUXURY 270M² HOUSE OF CHARACTER IN OLD STONES WITH HEATED POOL, NEAR CALVI

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
3
Minimum Stay
7 nights

Description

Calenzana House Rental Photos and Description

Sleeps 8,12 minutes from the beaches of Calvi, air conditioning, swimming pool

Luxurious traditional Corsican 270m2 villa in old stones, near the 14 century old village of Calenzana, 10 km from the sea and the beautiful white sandy beaches of Calvi , air conditioned, near the sea and in the countryside it's less crowded in the summer, no properties facing, calm, at 5mn walking distance from a bakery, restaurant and food shops, unimpeded view of le Montegrosso one of Corsica's highest mountains and medieval hilltop villages. 90m2 living room, 16 ft. high ceiling.1 40m2 en suite bedroom with separate WC, bath jacuzzi and flat screen TV, 1 35m2 en suite bedroom with separate WC and 1 42m2 en suite bedroom with separate WC and flat screen TV. You can have lunch and dinner on a 45m2 terrace crafted in teak, with barbecue and panoramic view, or beside the 5m x 10m pool among the olive and citrus trees. Parking on the premises,. Ping Pong table. Tennis court at 5mn from the property, golf course,The house is tranquil, romantic, perfect for a holiday with family or friends, you can either go swim in 10 minutes on a beautiful white sandy beach or take a dip in the stream near the house. Many great local and fish restaurants are available in the area, it's possible to buy fresh fish directly to the fishermen. Walking Corsica's GR20 high mountain start's in calenzana, the olive oil festival is in Montegrosso every summer, vineyard tours are possible all year and many water sports are proposed on the different beautiful beaches in the region. Some of the beaches with incredible crystal clear blue water and completely unspoiled nature are not crowded in the summer and we are happy to share those beautiful sites with our guests every year.

Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Elisabeth
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, french, german
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 9, 2016
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Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(12 traveler reviews)

LUXURY 270M² HOUSE OF CHARACTER IN OLD STONES WITH HEATED POOL, NEAR CALVI
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews
Manchester
5

Beautiful villa, stunning views!

  • 5 of 5

A fabulous week of permanent sunshine, sheer relaxation and memorable evenings on the terrace. The villa was beautifully furnished and provided everything we needed.The pool was heated, which made it possible for us to swim in the evening

The loctation was idyllic - within walking distance of local amenities, yet rural, private and secluded, but the nicest aspect of this family style villa is the sense of peace, privacy and relaxation you get as soon as you arrive, sitting out having breakfast on the glorious terrace and enjoying the stunning views of the surrounding mountains. The hosts have put together a fantastic guide book with lots of ideas for places to visit and local restaurants

  • Submitted: Nov 9, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Sydney
5

Beautiful villa in a spectacular location

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful location near the picturesque village of Calenzana in the foothills of the mountains with great views but only a few minutes from the beach at Calvi. After touring all the area of La Balagne we thought this one of the best locations. The stone architecture, huge bedrooms, heated pool and lovely gardens all contribute to a sublime experience.The house is beautifully finished and was clean and well-equipped with excellent kitchen facilities, perfect for self-catering.

We also used the BBQ and sat out on the terrace to eat most nights. The people in the village were very friendly, the lady in the small grocer shop opposite the bar arranged for the breadvan to stop outside the gate of the villa every morning on its way into the village so we got first choice of the crossiants delivered to our door. The region is very scenic and unspoilt "like the Cote D'Azur 50 years ago" and perfect for walking, climbing, picnics and swimming. We were a party of 3 couples and a child, will and would love to have this holiday all over again. Impressed with the area of corsica (amazing natural beauty) and the house.

  • Submitted: Jan 5, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We look forward to welcoming you again.
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5

Sensational all round!

  • 5 of 5

location: stunning views, about 15min drive from the very touristy Calvi. Technically on the edge of a small town which has a few shops for necessities. Great spot to do a morning trip into calvi or beach for a few hours, then retreat in the heat of the day to fabulous air-con and sensational pool. The view of the mountains is not done justice in the photos. Breathtaking. The place itself it lovely, finished to a high level. Owners are very helpful and relaxed and have great suggestions on what to do and see (the rock pool swimming is a must!). We had friends staying in a townhouse in Calvi which was more expensive and nowhere near as good. If you need to be in the heart of things then perhaps Calvi is the way to go - but if you want to relax in a far more beautiful spot a simple drive away this is it!

  • Submitted: Dec 30, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: thank you so much for you comments, we're delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay at the villa .
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5

“Wish we were still there!”

  • 5 of 5

This is a wonderful house in a great location! The house itself is top quality, clean and is well-equipped with all the modern accessories we could want. The heated pool was kept warm for us, even in the cool days of late March when we were there. The view from the home really is amazing especially while sitting at the table on the terrace having dinner and enjoying the local wine.

Location and surroundings were ideal. On the one hand we had tall mountains close by and on the other there were nice beaches a short drive away. Then there are all of the small villages nearby to visit and admire the architecture. Calvi is only a 15 minute drive away for larger grocery stores and tourist activities.

We travelled with a young child (1 yr) and found the property suitable for our needs.

The owners were very helpful, friendly and provided loads of useful information about the area! We also can't say enough about the friendliness of the local Corsicans in the area - from the waiter & Chef at a local restaurant to the nearby village doctor who attended to our young child. The locals made every effort to help us and make us feel welcome, even though our French was not the best!

  • Submitted: Dec 20, 2014
  • Stayed: Mar 2014
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are very happy that you had a great time at our property and we hope to see you again in Corsica.
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5

Perfect villa, perfect setting

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for a week in October and were impressed by the beautiful house and swimming pool, with everything being spotless clean and well prepared when we arrived.The location at the top of a hill is private and quiet, and affords really spectacular views. The owners are extremely friendly, discrete and helpful and the house is taken care of with love. This was our first trip to beautiful Corsica and we were delighted by everything the Island has to offer - fantastic food, lovely people, great weather, stunning countryside and beaches.

We highly recommend

  • Submitted: Nov 5, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Vaucresson
5

RARE, DEPAYSANT, MAGIQUE

  • 5 of 5

Séjour très réussi dans un cadre et un environnement paradisiaques.

Maison idyllique, spacieuse, située dans un écrin de verdure, calme avec une vue exceptionnelle, on ne s'en lasse pas.

Semaine trop courte, ils nous restent beaucoup d'endroits à visiter.

Nous reviendrons avec plaisir.

  • Submitted: Jan 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Apr 2014
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci pour votre commentaire,c'est avec plaisir que je vous accueillerai de nouveau.
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Map

Nearest Airport
12 Kilometres
Calvi Ste Catherine
Nearest Barpub
400 Metres
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Nearest Train
10 Kilometres
Calvi
Nearest Beach
10 Kilometres
Calvi

The seaside region of Balagne is the most beautiful in Corsica, much more authentic, less crowded and overbuilded then the south of the island. It has crystal clear beaches like in the caribbean, high montain's like the Swiss Alps and medieval hiltop villages like in Italy.

The Balagne area is also called the garden of Corsica with it's beautiful oliver trees dating from the Roman time and it's production of oranges and lemons. With its medieval hilltop villages, the,Pigna music festival, San Antonino one of its most ancient towns, the roman chapel in Lumio. Calenzana with the chapel of St Croix, the grand procession of St Restitude, it's music festival, the start of the GR20 trail, the convent of Alzipratu now the name of one of France best red and white wines, Lunghignano famous for its former oil mill, Moncale and the best honey of Corsica, Aregno and its almond fest, Cateri with it's Franciscan convent still inhabited by a religious order.

Calvi set between mountains and sea, its bars, restaurants, shops bordered by a protected and wild coast, numerous white sandy beaches and crystal turquoise waters like Ostriconi, Saleccia, Bodri, Revellata surended with a beautiful and unspoiled nature.

The forest of Bonifato, the wine growing region, the wild scenery of the Agriates desert, local bio markets, and rich history of the region.

Visting by boat the reserve of Scandola (protected by the Unesco) is a must, the Fango stream (Unesco protected) with its pink and blue rock swimming pools is fantastic.

Other Activities: Sailing, hiking, wind-surfing, scuba diving, night club etc...

Rates & Availability

Calenzana House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Winter
Nov 12 2016 - Mar 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,476
 
 
APRIL
Apr 1 2017 - Apr 14 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,581
 
 
APRIL
Apr 15 2017 - Apr 21 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,665
 
 
APRIL
Apr 22 2017 - Apr 28 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,792
 
 
MAY
Apr 29 2017 - May 5 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,897
 
 
MAY
May 6 2017 - May 12 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,003
 
 
MAY
May 13 2017 - May 19 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,213
 
 
MAY
May 20 2017 - May 26 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,319
 
 
MAY
May 27 2017 - Jun 2 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,530
 
 
JUNE
Jun 3 2017 - Jun 9 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,635
 
 
JUNE
Jun 10 2017 - Jun 16 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,846
 
 
JUNE
Jun 17 2017 - Jun 23 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,109
 
 
JUNE
Jun 24 2017 - Jun 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,531
 
 
JULY
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 7 2017
7 night minimum stay
$4,005
 
 
JULY
Jul 8 2017 - Jul 14 2017
7 night minimum stay
$4,195
 
 
JULY AUGUST
Jul 15 2017 - Aug 18 2017
7 night minimum stay
$4,321
 
 
AUGUST
Aug 19 2017 - Aug 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
$4,195
 
 
AUGUST
Aug 26 2017 - Sep 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
$3,373
 
 
SEPTEMBER
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 8 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,846
 
 
SEPTEMBER
Sep 9 2017 - Sep 15 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,424
 
 
SEPTEMBER
Sep 16 2017 - Sep 22 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,003
 
 
SEPTEMBER
Sep 23 2017 - Sep 29 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,792
 
 
OCTOBER
Sep 30 2017 - Oct 13 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,665
 
 
OCTOBER
Oct 14 2017 - Oct 27 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,581
 
 
OCTOBER NOVEMBER
Oct 28 2017 - Nov 10 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,476
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
When the rental has been confirmed by the client, the owner will send a contract in duplicate, one of which should be returned to the owner with a 30% reservation deposit to be paid by bank transfer (bank charges to be responsibility of the client) and the balance 8 weeks before arrival. A returnable deposit of 1500 Euros will be required on arrival against damage to fixtures and fittings.

Changeover Day:
Saturday

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Amenities

Calenzana House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Catering available
Floor Area:
  • 270 m²
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Baby Gate
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Gourmet Kitchen
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 9 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • - toilet , tub
    - toilet , tub
    - toilet , tub , shower
  • The bathrooms have been tastefully decorated and with great care. one of the BEDROOM. has a hot tub, u. The other two have a stone double sink.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • - 1 king , 2 twin/ single
    - 1 queen , 1 baby crib
    - 1 queen
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8  The bedrooms are large, modern, air-conditioned, lined with hardwood floors, cozy linens u. Each have a separate toilet. Flat screen tv u. DVD player, VCR in 2 bedrooms.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • DVR
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Deck Furniture
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch Furniture
  • Yard
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Groups
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • nude beach
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation center
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
AIRPORTS U. FERRIES: The airport, 15 min. N from the house. is, Calvi. An alternative or Bastia, at 1.5 hours drive. From April to October, you can find out charter flights directly to Bastia from all airports in the United Kingdom. Search the web for Thomsonfly (Tel. 08701900737), holiday options (Tel. 08700130450), charter flights (Tel. 02078548434). The ferry company is SNCM or Corsica ferries from Marseille, Toulon, Nice to Calvi, Bastia and IleRousse; Bastia is also served twice daily from Livorno in Italy with Corsica Ferries. Another possibility is the low cost airlines, to Nice. Marseille where connecting flights with Air France to Bastia

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