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Podere Fonte Cristiano

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms6
Half Baths1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
villa
Sleeps
12
Bedrooms
7
Bathrooms
6
Half Baths
1
Minimum Stay
7 nights

Description

Città della Pieve Villa Rental Photos and Description

7 Bedrooms, 6.5 Bathrooms, 12 Sleeps

Podere Fonte Cristiano is a magazine-worthy estate in the hills of Umbria outside Perugia, surrounded by over 15 acres of olive groves, vineyards, fields and forests. With seven bedrooms spread over a main house and two guest cottages, gorgeous architecture dating from 1667, luxurious outdoor spaces and stables that have been converted to a play area, the property is spacious and elegant, but not without a fun side, too.

You’ll want to spend sunny days on the villa’s grounds by the pool, outdoor shower and pool house (which has its own bathroom). Doze in the hammock and breathe in the scent of lavender, rosemary and roses from the villa gardens. The young and young at heart will appreciate the trampoline, ping-pong table and foosball table in the renovated stables, and film buffs will enjoy the home cinema. Relax in the outdoor seating areas, prepare dinner on the outdoor grill and enjoy the meal at the al-fresco dining area with views of Tuscany and Umbria’s rolling hills. For convenience and comfort, the villa has air conditioning, baby equipment and portions are wheelchair-accessible.

The villa’s 17th-century origins are evident in its beamed ceilings, stone floors and arched doorways between rooms. The decor is stylish and comfortable, with a brick fireplace in the living room, leather club chairs offering a comfortable spot to read, and futon-style seating in the media room. Contemporary art and lighting add sleek interest, from a mirrored fixture in the media room to drop-shaped pendants in the dining room. The standout kitchen features both a traditional stone sink and a coveted La Cornue Grand Chef range.

The estate’s seven bedrooms are comfortably divided between the main villa and two guest houses, offering comfort and privacy for groups of friends or multi-generational families. The master bedroom in the main villa features a freestanding bath, as well as a separate shower room, cleverly concealed behind a bookcase door. Two more en-suite bedrooms, a queen and a twin, are located on the upper level, with a separate studio entrance. Downstairs, the garden suite is wheelchair accessible and benefits from its own private sitting room. In the larger of the two guest houses, there’s a king size four-poster bed on the main level, with a children’s bunk room, bathroom and kitchenette downstairs. In the second guest house, the bedroom has two twin beds and an en-suite shower room.

From the villa, it’s a 2-minute walk to the San Donato church and a 5-minute drive to the towns of Moiano and Paciano, Il Pozetto or Il Casale restaurants, a grocery store and a gym. A 10-minute drive brings you to the medieval village of Citta della Pieve and its sensational architecture, while a 15-minute drive takes you to the Chiusi train station and Lamborghini golf club. With the cities of Florence and Rome each a 90-minute drive away, Podere Fonte Cristiano is a central base for exploring Umbria and Tuscany’s charming towns and attractions.

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KNOW BEFORE YOU GO

The villa produces its own fragrant olive oil from the estate’s olive groves; enjoy a complimentary bottle upon arrival.

The nearby town of Chiusi hosts a weekly farmer’s market. Its train station offers regular service to Siena, Florence, and Rome.

This villa is particularly family-friendly, with children’s bedrooms, a games room, cinema, and large infinity pool.

BEDROOM BATHROOM

Main House

Bedroom 1 - Master: King size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower, Freestanding bathtub, Air conditioning, Safe

Bedroom 2: 2 Twin beds, En-suite bathroom with shower, Air conditioning

Bedroom 3 - Studio 1: Queen size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower, Air conditioning, Sitting room

Bedroom 4 - Studio 2: 2 Twin beds, Bathroom with shower, Air conditioning, Sitting room, Wheelchair accessible

Guest House 1

Bedroom 5: King size bed, Shared bathroom with tub, Air conditioning

Bedroom 6: Bunk bed, Shared bathroom with Bedroom 5, Air conditioning

Guest House 2

Bedroom 7: 2 Twin beds, En-suite bathroom with shower, Air conditioning

FEATURES AMENITIES

Wheelchair accessible

Alarm system

Air conditioning

Fireplace

TV area

Cable TV

DVD player

Home theatre

CD player

iPod dock

Wi-Fi access

Library

Solar panels

Play area

Spa area

Baby equipment

Hair dryers

Washer/dryer

Table tennis

Table football

Kitchen:

Juicer

Blender

Toaster

Toaster oven

Coffee maker

Food processor

Tabletop grill

Dishwasher

OUTDOOR FEATURES

Swimming pool

Alfresco shower

Pool house with toilet

Outdoor furniture

Alfresco dining

BBQ grill

Trampoline

Parking

Gated property

VILLA POLICIES

Maximum 12 adults

Additional 4 children welcome

Non-smoking villa

Pets not permitted

LOCATION

Points of Interest:

2 minute walk to San Donato Church

5 minute drive to:

Gym

Grocery store

Moiano/Paciano town

Il Pozetto/ Il Casale Restaurant

10 minute drive to Citta della Pieve / Castiglione Clinic and Hospital

15 minute drive to Chiusi Train Station and Golf Club Lamborghini

90 minute drive to Florence/Rome

Advertised rates may vary according to the season and duration of stay

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible

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Calendar last updated:
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Reviews

2 traveler reviews

Podere Fonte Cristiano
average rating of 4.5 based on 2 reviews
5

Excellent

  • 5 of 5

Great property to spend time catching up with extended family.

Very efficient rental process.

Property exceeded expectations.

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Luxury Retreats International
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wonderfull, relaxing, cultural holiday

  • 4 of 5

it's nice to be in a place were you can go to see some cultural highlights and not be away for the whole day. everything is in a driving distance of about one hour so you have the rest of the day to relax by the pool or do some cooking to

  • Submitted: May 3, 2013
  • Stayed: Apr 2013
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Map

Nearest Golf
15 Minutes
Nearest Train
15 Minutes
Nearest Restaurant
5 Minutes

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Amenities

Città della Pieve Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Theme:
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - This is an en-suite bathroom
    Bathroom 2 - This is an en-suite bathroom
    Bathroom 3 - This is an en-suite bathroom
    Bathroom 4 - This is an en-suite bathroom
    Bathroom 5 - This is an en-suite bathroom
    Bathroom 6 - This is a full bathroom
    Bathroom 7 - This is a half bathroom
Bedrooms:
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 king
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 6 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 7 - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
Attractions:
  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • rafting

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