Vallocchia Villa + Lodge, Large Pool With Diving Board, Rome 1 hr
Historic villa in Spoleto with outdoor tennis court
THE VILLA + THE LODGE (sleeps 18) Only 3 kms from central Spoleto....... The Villa sleeps 14 and the Lodge sleeps 4. The Lodge is large and adjoins the Villa. PLEASE NOTE THAT IF YOU HIRE OUR CHEF TO COOK FEASTS FOR YOU AT THE VILLA, HE WILL SET UP THE COVERED BBQ AREA BETWEEN THE LODGE AND THE VILLA TO ACCOMMODATE 18 PERSONS FOR AL FRESCO DINING. VALLOCCHIA VILLA - WITHOUT LODGE (sleeps 14) 5 double bedrooms (1 of which is ensuite), 4 bathrooms, 1 enormous sitting/dining room with snooker room + separate kitchen, inc dish-washer, large lap pool with pergola + sound system - sensational views. It has 5 bedrooms: Bedroom 1 – 1 large double bed, ensuite Bedroom 2 – 2 large twin beds that cannot be joined Bedroom 3 – 1 large double bed with 1 single bed Bedroom 4 – 1 large double bed with 1 single bed Bedroom 5 – 2 bunk beds + 1 double bed + 1 single bed. Or, camp beds can be placed in the enormous sitting room area. 4 bathrooms (1 ensuite), 1 separate fully fitted kitchen with dish washer and washing machine, 1 enormous sitting / dining room that can seat 25 for dinner, 1 snooker room at the end of the dining room, 1 large veranda with BBQ, Plus THE LODGE (sleeps 4)...... The Lodge at the side of the villa is an extension to the Villa Vallocchia. The Lodge consists of: 2 double bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 1 very large sitting/dining room + separate kitchen - sensational views. It has 2 bedrooms: Bedroom 1 – 1 large double bed, Bedroom 2 – 3 single beds, 2 bathrooms, 1 separate fully fitted kitchen, 1 very large sitting / dining room that can seat 12 for dinner, 1 large veranda with BBQ. This area can seat up to 18 persons. ..................................................................... 1 very large pool with diving board plus gazebo + sound system/open May 1 to mid Oct. Just 10 mins drive from the mediaeval centre of Spoleto, this fabulous villa, set in its own private 44 hectares of gorgeous countryside, is stunning ! The famous Carlo Minotti, he of 'the Festival of Two Worlds' fame, spent his holidays here, along with a host of other celebrities throughout the years, all hosted by the owners of this beautiful property. Now, the owners have moved away and this grand house is available as a holiday rental. This means that you, too, can follow in the footsteps of Andy Warhole, Brigit Bardot, Peter Sellers, Pavarotti and the many other friends that Minotti had visit, while he was here. FRIEND REUNIONS AND FAMILY GATHERINGS..... This large, spacious, comfortable house is perfect for reunions of family and/or old friends. A property with vast amounts of space, where everyone can be private when they want, but, with an enormous sitting/dining room, where everyone can congregate together. Indeed, it can seat up to 20 persons easily ! This Villa has a separate kitchen/breakfast room with a dish washer, just off the enormous dining area and next to the outside patio, overlooking the pool. The Lodge also has a separate fully equipped kitchen. just off the very large dining area, overlooking the pool. Besides the large lap pool, there is a pergola with seating for 4 - 6 persons and......a fantastic sound system. And, for those of you who like discos, you can have the sound system turned up to full volume since all the land, as far as the eye can see and further, belongs to you, during your stay at Vallocchia Villa. A central location with easy access to all the Umbrian "hot spots" ! Set in 44 hectares of PRIVATE drop-dead, gorgeous countryside, all private, ALL YOURS, Wifi throughout the villa and SKY TV (Italian), I can assure you there is nothing that can even begin to compete with this villa in the area AT THIS PRICE. And, with the fairy tale, mediaeval, walled city of Spoleto, a city that predates Rome, just 10 - 20 mins drive away, Assisi, Perugia, Orvieto, Montefalco and Gubbio, all within easy reach, and, Rome, a mere 1 hr 15 mins drive (or, by train, from Spoleto station), this heavenly abode is an out and out winner! Subject to availability, mainly in the high season, we also provide a whole variety of activities at very low cost because all our activities are “in house” and totally authentic : olive oil tasting, wine tasting, truffle hunts, chef at home, cookery lessons….all followed by sumptuous feasts with unlimited fine local wines eg you can go to the famous Ciarletti house and taste their excellent oil. This oil was blessed by the Pope a few years ago and the Ciarletti family supply the Vatican exclusively with their award winning olive oil. We, as your hosts, make no profit from these activities. They are provided at “cost” price as add-ons to make your holiday extra special ! Discounts offered for bookings of at least 2 weeks. We hope you book with us ! Please note : There is a refundable damage deposit of 500 euros cash, mainly to ensure against damaging the full size snooker table. Or if a washing machine door is ripped off - yes, this has happened! It does NOT apply to breakages such as glasses or crockery. It is to be given on your day of arrival. And, it is refundable on your day of departure.
Guest accommodation at this villa offers private pools and fireplaces. Rooms open to patios. Kitchens offer fridges, hobs, microwaves and separate dining areas. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer.
Recreational amenities at the villa include an outdoor tennis court.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.