Villa Chiara is a pretty stone villa within walking distance of Cortona, sleeps 10
Villa Chiara is a pretty stone villa located just outside Cortona, a wonderful hill top town, with festivals all throughout the summer. It is close to Lake Trasimeno (16km) with its tiny islands and the wine towns of Montepulciano (30km) and Montalcino (65km), where you can taste some excellent Tuscan wines. The renaissance cities of Siena and Florence are an easy day trip too. It is in a great central loaction for exploring both central and southern Tuscany, which has lots to offer together with some of the best scenery.
The villa is a spacious farmhouse that dates back to the 17th century, located in a spectacular, private hillside setting amidst 15 acres of terraced olive groves and fruit trees (pears, plums, cherry and apple.) Cortona, with its shops, restaurants and market is a 20 minute walk away along a quiet lane that takes you through woods of oak and chestnut trees, over a stream and up past a beautiful Renaissance church. The villa has a private pool set in an amazing panoramic terrace, which faces west towards the sunset, overlooking the valley below and the rooftops of Cortona. Cortona is walking distance and just 1.5km.
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25 March - 27 May|
9 Sept - 28 Oct
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Villa Chiara is a pretty stone villa and cottage set in a large, well maintained garden with wonderful views. The villa has 2 floors and it can accommodate up to 10 people in 5 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. This 17 century farmhouse has been beautifully restored, with terracotta floors, beamed ceilings and many antique pieces.
Pretty 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom cottage providing extra space for larger groups.
The villa is set in a well maintained garden with panoramic views across the countryside.There is a covered loggia outside the villa for outdoor dining and relaxing. The private pool (10x5mts) is located in a panoramic position, close to the villa and provides lovely views across olive groves and vineyards dotted with cypress trees to the valley below and Cortona in the near distance.
Private pool (10x5mts)
Iron & board
Covered loggia for outdoor dining
Check in is from 4pm - 7pm
Check out by 10am
Cortona 1.5km to town centre - walking distance
Lake Trasimeno 16km
Florence 120 km
Rome 200 km
Pisa & Bologna 230km