(Text automatically translated) The house is located in a geographical area of ??unquestionable charm: the green Umbrian hills filled with forests of oak, holm oak and chestnut trees. It seems to be immersed in an enchanted world where silence and the colors are the setting for each season. The purity of the air and the quiet of the woods in a few days ago to find that serenity and balance that too often hectic city life makes us miss.
- Cottage2152 sq. ft.
- Half Baths0
- Min Stay1 - 3 nights
- Response rate:
- Response time:
- within a few hours
- English, Italian
- Calendar last updated:
- Jul 21, 2018
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Check-in: 5:00 PM
Check-out: 9:00 AM
100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date. You must contact the owner directly to request cancellation.
Prodo was the best of our 10-day trip to Italy!!
Roberto’s house in Prodo was the highlight of our family trip to Italy. We’re a group of 13, traveling from Colombia & USA. The house was spaceous & beautiful & the morning coffee at Franco’s store was memorable. Roberto set up a dinner at the house, by Chef Gian Piero, who was amazing!! The aged prosciuto, carved on site, the roasted pork roll, and the amatricians pasta were delicious. A very special dinner in a very special & warm setting. We did day trips to Orvieto & Todi, and arriving at the Prodo house for a relax evening was just perfect!!
We’ll forever remember Prodo, Roberto, Gian Pero & Franco!!
Yolanda & Gonzalo Solano (USA)
Familia Reyes-Martínez (Girón/Colombia)
Che onore: sentire che tra Roma, Firenze e Venezia, il nostro casale a Prodo sia stata la tappa più bella del viaggio in Italia riempie veramente di soddisfazione. Yolanda e Gonzalo insieme al loro gruppo sono stati degli ospiti molto speciali. Hanno portato dalla Colombia oltra al caffè ed ad altri doni, tanto calore, educazione e simpatia. Hanno rispettato la struttura e l'hanno lasciata in perfette condizioni. E' stato un vero grande grande grande piacere conoscerli ed aver contribuito a rendere il compleanno di Yolanda ancora più particolare. A presto
An unforgetable and special place and trip!
Umbria is a fantastically lovely country and much less expensive than the Tuscany. We were in love with Orvieto, fascinated with Civita Borgnario and found Todi charming. From Prodo (although a beautiful but curvy road to get there) all the major hill towns were less than an hour and a half. Montepulciano is one of my all time favorites. Florence and Rome are less than 2 hours by car and an easy trip by train from Orvieto. Cortona was about an hour from Prodo going the back roads through Perugia. Lovely, picturesque country, friendly, helpful people. .
Is there really such a place in this day and age?
Prodo is a wonderful, very small town up in the hills of Umbria not far (in distance) from Ovietto or Purergia- and only a ittle more than an hour train ride from Rome or Florence.
BUT! It is a world apart from all the traffic and commotion of those big cities.
The house was very peaceful, and comfortable, and the owners were very welcoming and helpful.
BUT! It was the little village and the people who live there that made our trip the most unforgettable trip we've ever taken!
Words can not describe the feeling of waking up to look out the window at beautiful rolling hills and freshly plowed black earth surrounded by trees just bearing their autumn colors, and hearing absolutely no noise- just peacefulness.
Then walking 'two doors down' to the tiny cafe/bar where the owner made us delicious espresso and saved a crescent for us every morning. He came outside and set it down on a table that he would pull into the middle of the tiny village road under the morning sun, and we would watch as the villagers would come and buy an apple or a loaf of bread or a box of pasta- always stopping to say hello and happliy chatting about the village news.
We were fortunate enough to be there on the day that 'Wild Boar Hunting Season' began. It was like watching a beautiful film as the hunters drove up to the village with their hunting dogs in tow. And all the villages gathered round to hear what had happened to them each day- and then try excitedly to repeat it to us.
We were there for only 3 weeks, and we speak very little Italian, but we made some very good friends. (One, Angelo, even brought us his special pasta (twice), and stayed to have dinner with us! He even brought his sister one time, And it was absolutly wonderful!)
Another time, a little boy, Ricardo. was visiting his 'Nonno,' and of course, they stopped at the cafe. Ricardo was 4, and he spoke no English, yet he sat and 'talked' to me for over a half hour!
I could go on and on about the village and the people who lived there, but words could never convey the feeling that little Prodo left us with.
I've been home now for a couple of weeks, and life here is just as chaotic as when we left. I try to find time each day to sit and close my eyes and go back to the peace and quiet of Prodo- if only in mind.
I would recommend this house to anyone who wants to really relax and go back to a time when computers and phones weren't as important as everyday life with your neighbors and friends.
"We spent 12 wonderful ni...
"We spent 12 wonderful nights in this beautifully decorated, spacious house. The house has been renovated in such a way that it retains the charm of an older home but provides all of the modern conveniences one could want. The kitchen is large and perfectly equipped. There is a large dining table so that cooking and eating in - which we did often - is easily accomplished and very enjoyable. The location is perfect for exploring the lovely towns of Umbria - and Tuscany and Lazio are within driving distance. The town is charming with its castle and small church and Alberto, at the cafe/bar just steps away, makes wonderful espresso and cappuccino. Roberto and Stefania are kind, thoughtful and generous hosts. Highest possible recommendation
Beautiful place in the he...
Beautiful place in the heart of Umbrian region...We stayed second time here and hope not last! Our live in old house after renovation between two famouse cities (Orvietto and Todi) was exciting and amazing (walking, climbing, journing). The house was big with 6 sleeping rooms and large kitchen! And surround - hills, rocks, brooks and a lot of forest! But without car there- never! may be with bicycle!
The owner - Mr.R. - promised to drink a bit with us, but could't! We hope next time!
"We had a fantastic stay ...
"We had a fantastic stay at the Prodo Relax Casale. Roberto was extremely gracious and we found the house spotless and very well appointed with everything we needed in the kitchen to host all 18 people in our group. The house was large enough to make us all feel very comfortable and I''m still amazed that all four families, plus a grandmother and aunt were able to sleep very comfortably and the bathrooms were always available. Everything worked perfectly, including the use of the barbeque outside which we used almost every night. The little village of Prodo was very hospitable, and we often visited the cafe/corner shop. We were luck enough to find the owner of the Castle at home also, and she graciously invited us for a private tour of the grounds and inside. The house was exactly what we needed for a week of relaxation with our family from the U.S., and perfectly located for visiting sites un Umbria, Toscana and Lazio. I recommend it highly!!!"
(Text automatically translated) At 15 minutes from the A1 motorway exit Orvieto. Welcome and support direct from the owners. (Text automatically translated) Visit the most beautiful cities of art such as Orvieto, Todi, Perugia, Assisi, Gubbio. Also within easy reach Rome and Florence. Excellent tasting of typical Umbrian cuisine and food and wine trails. Excursions and sports activities of various kinds, with or without escorts.
Additional information about rental rates
Le tariffe indicate si intendono per gruppi di 12 persone; il settimanale per persone aggiunta è 65 euro. Capienza massima 20/21 posti. N.B. Tariffe scontate in relazione alla durata e al numero di persone (CONTATTATECI PER PREVENTIVI) Spese di pulizia finale obbligatorie ( 80€ fino a 12 persone; 100€ 13--16 persone; 120€ oltre 16 persone) Spese di riscaldamento calcolate a consumo (3€/h) Tassa di soggiorno da pagare in loco Deposito cauzionale obbligatorio Consegna delle chiavi da parte del proprietario Animali accettati occasionalmente a totale responsabilità del proprietario e ad un costo aggiuntivo minimo di 40 euro.