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Spacious traditional style farmhouse with pool.

Overview
Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Montecchio, Province of Terni, Umbria
The spacious gated property with wonderful views is private and restful while being within easy reach (20 min walk) of the village centre with shops, bank with ATM, restaurants, pizzeria and coffee bars. Montecchio is an eleventh century hilltop village with charming stone architecture. Each village celebrates a number of festas during the summer months with food, wine and music available to all in the open air with a wonderful traditional and festive ambiance.

Many other magnificent towns are within driving distance including, Todi, Orvieto, Perugia, Spoletto, Assisi, Siena and Florence.

Activities including walking, cycling and horse riding are available locally.
Listing #HL157978
About the Owner
Ed M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2011
Interaction with guests
We contact all guests before their arrival to ensure that they can easily make their way to the property and that any special requests or questions will be adequately addressed. Guests will be greeted by us, handed the keys and given a tour of the property. In our absence Simonetta who manages and cleans the property will receive them or by arrangement another representative. We will be contactable by email and phone throughout the stay or we will arrange for a native English speaking or Dutch person living locally to respond to questions and requests.
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

Absolutely stunning panaromic views accesible from many points around the grounds including the swimming pool and the two outside dining areas. The back drop to the house is a series of towering listed mountains covered in trees, absolutely magical. Spaces and comfortable accommodation. Sleeps 7,...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank William R
Passport304087, VR Owner at Spacious traditional style farmhouse with pool., responded to this reviewResponded 20 September 2018

Thank you for this nice review William. We are delighted that you enjoyed the setting and the property.

Reviewed 29 August 2018

We had a wonderful two weeks in this beautiful spacious house, which has everything you could hope for on holiday. It provided fantastic views, a brilliant pool, and all the comforts of home, as well as proximity to local places of interest. It really is...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Anna C
Passport304087, VR Owner at Spacious traditional style farmhouse with pool., responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2018

We are delighted to hear that your family had such an enjoyable holiday at our Casa il Moro and hope that we can welcome you back. Ed & Cora

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Reviewed 24 August 2017

This house met and surpassed all our expectations. In a beautiful location, every room had a glorious view, We had everything we needed to make our stay relaxed and enjoyable, Excellent swimming pool especially during the 42 degree heatwave! Swimming before breakfast and in the...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank jennyliz986
Management response:Responded 25 August 2017

Thank you for this very appreciative and informative review Jenny. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay.

Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (3)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Gym
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Mountain Views
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Bathrooms
    3 Full baths
Bedrooms
    1 Full
    2 Kings
    1 Crib
    1 Twin
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Fees
  • Damage Deposit: $248 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The summer months rate is the total rate while there is an additional charge for gas used during the other months. The house is centrally heated by gas and also by wood pellet stove. In addition there is an open log fireplace and a very cosy and efficient log stove. The house can be very comfortably heated throughout without using gas.
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About the neighbourhood
MONTECCHIO is a charming hilltop village, typical of Umbria with its central square, stone buildings and shaded park nearby. It contains all the essential traditional services, including coffee shop and bar, bank and ATM, grocery shops, post-office, minimarket, bakery, butcher shops, two restaurants, pizzeria, Catholic Church and Friday morning open-air market. The local pale stone is evident everywhere giving the village centre its unique multi-leveled traditional character. The narrow winding streets behind the square comprise the living heart of the village, unchanged in appearance and custom for many centuries.
Getting around
Bus service are available from the local village to Orvieto, Emilia, Narni and Terni.
Train service from Alviano or Orvieto provides access to major towns throughout Italy.
The local area with its winding country roads is especially suited to bicycles and motorcycles.
A motor car is recommended as the most flexible means of touring and travelling.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Rome Fiumicino and Ciampino: 153.0 km
Railway: Alviano : 11.0 km
Ferry: Civitavecchia Port of Rome: 102.0 km
The property is situated on the edge of Montecchio village. The nearest airports include the main Rome airport Leonardo da Vinci in Fiumicino and the smaller airports in Ciampino and Perugia are used by Ryanair. Montecchio is less than a two hour drive, mostly on the A1 autostrada going North towards Firenze (Florence) and exiting at Attigliano.
The train can also be taken from Fiumicino airport or Rome Termini if coming from Ciampino, to Orvieto where a taxi service is available.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 40.0 km.
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