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Villa Argia

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 4 - 5 nights

Overview


Details
Property
villa
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
4
Half Baths
1
Minimum Stay
4 - 5 nights

Description

Portovenere Villa Rental Photos and Description

Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
teresa
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, french, italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 9, 2016
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About teresa

I'm Teresa the wife of one of the two owners. I look after bookings and I'm the one you'll address to for any enquiry.

It will be my pleasure assisting you and I'll do my very best to help you.

teresa purchased this villa in 1950

What makes this villa unique

It has been a much beloved family property since 1950. It is an evident example of the italian style.

The elegant interiors, the ever changing sea view, the garden and the unique swimming pool make this villa really special and UNIQUE.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(11 traveler reviews)

average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews
5

Gorgeous House!!!!

  • 5 of 5

My sister, son, 10 year old granddaughter and myself had the privilege of staying in the BEAUTIFUL Villa Argia for a week in June!! The pictures really do not do it justice. We were greeted by the owners wonderful daughter-in-law, Teresa, who welcomed us with food and champagne. The house is quite large and elegant, yet cozy. The rooms are large and the grounds are truly spectacular. We swam in the pool, went to the beach, which is across the street from the villa, and walked through the town of Portovenere to shop, sight see and eat at the many restaurants. The tour of the Cinque Terre's was spectacular as well.

If you truly want to stay have a vacation to remember, Villa Argia is the place to stay. I look forward to many more trips and will take a lot more of my family.

Thanks Teresa!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: How nice to know you are not only planning to return but also to share the villa with other members of your family! A chilly bottle of the italian Prosecco will be ready for them too! It will be our pleasure to meet again very kind people as you. THANKS
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5

Wonderful place

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing time in your home! Clean rooms with everything we needed for a fabulous holiday. The ocean was great to swim in along with the wonderful pool. The town was perfect very close walking to everything you would want to go. We could not have picked a better place. Thank you Teresa for your great hospitality.

  • Submitted: Jul 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for having trusted us! We are not responsible for its amazing location but we feel responsible for welcoming guests in an ever perfect place, or at least we try to!
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5

A wonderful stay in a special place

  • 5 of 5

Seven of us recently stayed at Villa Argia for 5 nights at the end of May. I wish we could have stayed longer. The villa is better than it looks in the photos. It is an elegant home with high ceilings, marble and wood throughout, and surrounded by large terraced grounds, which are beautifully landscaped. It was easy to find, and we were warmly met by Francisco and Alexandra who easily checked us in. The villa is immaculately kept and very clean. The bedrooms and bathrooms are large (though one bedroom did not have a closet - it was not a problem). We also rented the pool cottage, which has a much smaller bathroom and bedroom, but is still charming. The kitchen is very well-equipped and the dining room is a large and wonderful gathering place. It rained most days while we were there, so it was a blessing to have lots of space to spread out and enjoy ourselves inside. I wish it had been nicer, because the salt-water pool and outside dining areas are superb.

The villa is very near an excellent restaurant, and is only about a 10 minute walk to the town of Portovenere. I would highly recommend staying here if hiking in the Cinque Terra. The Cinque Terra is accessible by ferry. Portovenere is a tourist town, with all of the tourist amenities one would like, but it isn't as overrun as the villages in the Cinque Terra. There are lots of good restaurants, gelaterias, shops, etc.

Teresa was extremely helpful both before and during our stay. She arranged for food to be in the villa when we arrived as well as a gorgeous bouquet of lilies whose scent filled the house with a sweetness we will not forget.

The only drawback was that the villa is near a public beach, and on the weekend it was very busy and somewhat noisy. It didn't bother us much, and was easily ignored.

I cannot recommend this villa highly enough. It was absolutely perfect - even in the rain!

  • Submitted: Jun 12, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Penny I'm sure that after your detailed and perfect review future guests won't have any doubts.THANKS A LOT! You and your friends were very kind and nice people, we are pleased to know that despite the bad weather you have enjoyed the villa so much. The villa is just above the sea, you cross the street and you can swim at sea, but of course not being a private little beach there are other people too.
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5

Villa Argia Portovenere, Italy

  • 5 of 5

Villa Argia was a perfect fit for our family's vacation in Italy. The villa was historic, beautiful, convenient and in a perfect setting for enjoying this quaint, charming, and beautiful town of Portovenere. We loved that we could walk everywhere for morning coffees or dinners. Our intent was to spend 4 days in Cinque Terre and we only spent 2 days there since we so enjoyed Portovenere and Palmaria. The hosts, Teresa and Francesco were a wonderful resource and help to the area also.

  • Submitted: Jun 1, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are really pleased when guests, by choosing our property, discover and appreciate the uniqueness of Portovenere! Once again thanks.
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5

A great villa for friends or family travelling together.

  • 5 of 5

We recently completed our Italian vacation with a stay at Villa Argia in Portovenere. Villa Argia is absolutely beautiful and has a fantastic location. We had eight people, four adult couples, and had plenty of room for everyone - private bathroom for each couple, large kitchen, large family room, comfortable bedding, good internet, etc. The home itself is very elegant: Carrara marble floors and staircase, high ceilings, antique furnishings, etc. The pool is huge and has a great area around it for relaxing in sun or shade. The villa has a spectacular view overlooking the bay, and has many outdoor seating areas to enjoy the great scenery. The walk to town, or to catch the boat to visit Cinque Terre, is only a short, easy 8-10 minutes. Teresa was out of town during our stay, so I was unable to meet her but she did a great job staying in touch and offering helpful tips prior to our arrival. Her brother in law took over at our arrival and could not have been any nicer or more helpful - making dinner recommendations and reservations, offering tourist tips, and being a warm and welcoming host. I would definitely recommend Villa Argia and a visit to the Portovenere and Cinque Terre area.

  • Submitted: May 9, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: David, thanks indeed for the detailed description you gave. It was our pleasure to meet you and to make your stay a memorable one!
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5

Wonderful Family Vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We throughly enjoyed our week at this beautiful villa centrally located in Portovenere! the villa was extreamily spacious & beautifully decorated with many antiques. we enjoyed walking into town to shop, sightsee, & take ferrys to the Cinque Terre. the kitchen had everything we needed to prepare many great meals that we enjoyed eating overlooking the Ligurian Sea, & the beautifully landscaped yard with a pool.

Teresa the owners daughter in law, was extreamily helpful in answering all of our questions before, & during our stay!

I am a travel agent & would defiantly recommend this villa to all of my clients!

  • Submitted: Oct 26, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks, we'll keep improuving and keeping the property better and better.
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Map

Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
PIsa Genoa
Nearest Barpub
30 Metres
5 minute walk
Nearest Ferry
400 Metres
Portovenere
Nearest Golf
18 Kilometres
Lerici 9 holes
Nearest Train
7 Kilometres
La Spezia
Nearest Motorway
11 Kilometres
La Spezia
Nearest Restaurant
30 Metres
at the Olive
Nearest Beach
10 Metres
below the villa
Car: recommended

The closest airports: Pisa, Genoa and Florence. Once arrived to La Spezia follow directions to Portovenere then to loc. Olivo, you have arrived! Park your car inside the property and .......hurry up go swimming, where? It is up to you!

Enjoy!

Don't hesitate adressing us for anything you may need or wish, we'll do our outmost to satisfy your requirements.

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Rates & Availability

Portovenere Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Pasqua/ Easter
Apr 14 2017 - Apr 17 2017
4 night minimum stay
$3,373
Flat fee
 
 
Estate/Summer
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 16 2017
4 night minimum stay
$949
$6,324
 
 
alta/peak season
Jun 17 2017 - Jul 15 2017
5 night minimum stay
$1,054
$7,378
 
 
My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$790
$5,270
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $1,054

Deposito cauzionale €1000e spese di pulizia €400da pagarsi in contanti alla consegna delle chiavi.
USA please consider to pay balance by bank transfer while cautionary deposit and final cleaning in cash upon arrival, thanks.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Portovenere Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 200 m²
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Shower room 1 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Toilet 1 - toilet
    Shower room 3 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Shower room 2 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Cellar
  • Deck / Patio
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Golf
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Parasol
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • marina
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • boating
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing

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