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Il Casale di Max - A piece of heaven in the middle of Sabina country

Bedrooms 2
Space 250 m²
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

Swimming pool + jacuzzi hydromassage, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 4+2

Old charming villa. The country house is divided into 3 floors.

The ground floor comprises the living area and the kitchen. The living area is dominated by beamed ceilings, stone arches & tiled floors whilst being stylishly decorated by the owners to create a welcoming feeling.

The first floor is not rented by the owners who live in Rome but sometime(usually once a week for some hours) use it as a logistic basis to supervise the property (e.g. to clean the swimming pool, to water the plants etc.).

On the top floor there are the two bedrooms which are accessible via an external staircase. The warm colours of the furnishings, the wood beams, the terracotta floor and the fireplaces exalt the pleasant atmosphere.

A swimming pool, a Jacuzzi, a beautiful open garden and a small soccer field allow guests to enjoy their free time

The property, located in the middle of a green, untouched country, is surrounded by big trees (oaks, pines, cypresses, olive trees and fruit trees) and by different types of flowers which especially in spring and autumn create a spectacular and warm mixture of natural colours.

What makes 'Il Casale di Max' unique?

If you rent two bed-rooms you will not have to share the entire property (including the swimming-pool) with any other customer and this will grant you a complete privacy and an incomparable comfort. Don't miss this incredible opportunity!

More Details

Ornella Artigiani
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, italian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 17, 2017


Selci Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 250 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • PC
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
  • There is also the outdoor shower close to the swimming pool (where there is also a jacuzzi).
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 1 double
  • The two rooms, which are very comfortable, have central heating, hot water, satellite television and DVD. They also have a separate entrance (directly on the top floor and available only for the guests). The tasteful furnishing of the rooms are a fine compliment to the natural beauty of its surroundings. In the end, summing it up, the following options are available: 1 double bedroom + a bunk double; 1 double bedroom with fireplace and a terrace; extra bed possible; Each room has its own bathroom and it can be rented separately through a B&B solution.
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Child's Swing
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • 10 garden chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • churches
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
The jacuzzi is nearby the swimming pool, located under a peach tree and perfectly integrated in this wonderful scenery.


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)

Il Casale di Max - A piece of heaven in the middle of Sabina country
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews

Dreams becoming reality

  • 5 of 5

It is not easy to find the words to describe this unforgettable experience which left me only with wonderful memories.

A very beautiful country, a warm and historic villa, an amazing view, a wild nature in a lovely and comfortable place where to relax and to recharge batteries for the new year. What else could you ask for your holiday? Definitely a place not to miss!

  • Submitted: Jan 25, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank youfor your kind review. We look forward to welcoming you again! Best, Il Casale di Max
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A beautiful house in a wonderful location

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic holiday in this wonderful house in the beautiful Sabine hills.

The house, the grounds and the location were perfect, and the pool and the views across the hills are stunning.

Ornella was a great host and very helpful in providing us with delicious home-grown produce, and advice and directions for our trips to Rome. We all hope to return one day.

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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The right choice

  • 5 of 5

From the moment we entered the gate to Il casale di Max, we knew that we had made the right choice, and that it would be a beatiful and relaxing holiday. The warm reception at arrival, the charming house with its cosy rooms and well-found kitchen, not to mention the pool and the stunning views ... we loved every minute of our 2 weeks there and didn't even feel tempted to go sightseeing, even though lots of suggestions of "where to go and what to do" were found in the house. The Carrefour supermarket 10 minutes away was well-supplied, and we spent a number of evenings at the barbecue in the garden preparing sumptous meals and drinking local wine. A visit at the restaurant La vecchia quercia at walking distance is also recommendable if you feel like going out for a meal. But nothing beats the relaxing, sunny days at the pool reading books and enjoying the view - we would certainly like to return to Selci one day again to say hello to Ornella and Elio and have the benefit of staying at their beautifully restored casale.

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Dream Holiday

  • 5 of 5

We visited here for one week at the start of July and it was probably the most relaxing holiday I have ever had. You can't imagine how fabulous this property actually is - we'd lie by the pool and be totally awestruck by the views. The photos on here do not do it justice at all, it really is better when you get there. The gardens are immaculate.

The surrounding area is quiet but there are many suggested itineries provided should you wish to explore. We didn't do too much as we couldn't drag ourselves away from the pool and jacuzzi!

Ornella is wonderful, helpful and kind.

I would love to come back here sometime in the future.

  • Submitted: Aug 28, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Feeling like a king!

  • 5 of 5

Thank you so much for a brief window of calm, relaxation and great hospitality in such beautiful surroundings. The pool and garden are amazing, the rooms lovely with such attention to detail. You have treated us like kings.

  • Submitted: Feb 27, 2011
  • Stayed: Jun 2007
  • Source: HomeAway
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Italy's best kept secret!

  • 5 of 5

Thank you for the use of your amazing villa. We were blown away by the views. Il Casale di Max must be Italy's best kept secret

  • Submitted: Feb 27, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
100 Kilometres
Fiumicino Airport
Nearest Ferry
120 Kilometres
Nearest Train
4 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
6 Kilometres
Ponzano Soratte - A1
Nearest Beach
120 Kilometres
Car: recommended

“Il Casale di Max” is an old farm house that is located in the middle of Sabina which is an area of the Lazio Region situated north of Rome between the Tiber river and the Sabini hills. Its central positions between Rome and the Umbria’s and Tuscany’s most famous towns allows the guests to visit, in a day, through easy and short trips, places whose beauty, from an artistic and a naturalistic point of view, is incomparable. The old farm house is located one hour from Rome by car or by train. It is also very well connected to the Fiumicino’s Airport thanks to the railway “Fiumicino – Roma Tiburtina - Fara Sabina – Gavignano - Orte”.


Rates & Availability

Selci Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $267.33

Prices include:
- Gas
- Electricity
- Bed linens
- Bath towels
- Swimming pool towels
- Wireless Internet broadband (24h)
- Final cleaning
- Welcome Pack (Milk, Water, Wine, Oil, Bread, Butter, Eggs, Biscuits, Salt, Sugar, Tea, Coffe, Jam)
- Swimming Pool
- Outdoor pool Jacuzzi
The B&B price 120 € per double room per night (two breakfasts are included in the price).
Minimum stay two nights.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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