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Medieval Villa with front view, with stunning view! Closed 20min to CORTONA!

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Space 280 m²
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Closed to art cities, Florence, Cortona, Assisi, Perugia, Spoleto, Gubbio, etc.

Into Nature, 10 minutes from Passignano sul Trasimeno by car. An Ancient Country-House Medieval structure finely restored! An amazing overview of Trasimeno Lake with wonderful sunsets! We have lots of extra services to give our guests, as COOKING CLASS, Italian Chef on request, Family photo shootings, everyday housekeeper! Closed to Italian Art cities: Florence, Cortona, Assisi, Perugia, Spoleto, Gubbio and others .. FREE Wi-Fi is provided, also working in the swimming pool. Lake view swimming pool open from JUNE 'till the end of SEPTEMBER. Air Conditioned provided. In Winter their is an amazing big fireplace of '700 and heaters in the whole house!

We would like to make last minute offers throughout the year, so if you need a special price for the current month period request, feel free to send us a message with the requested period and the number of people. ;) We will come back to you with our special price ..

An incredible place to live with lots of positive energies, amazing lake view, in the heart of Nature! We provide Ping Pong, Trampoline, Free Mountain Bikes, Fitness Room, Sauna and free Wi-Fi.

Only 7 Minutes from Passignano sul Trasimeno town by car. The Villa is about 300 sqm. On 2 floors, with a beautiful stone staircase. On the ground floor there are: the main big saloon, 4 sofas, one of each one can become a double bed, a library and a kids area with table games, a dining room, a large and fully equipped kitchen where you can exit outside dining area , Then 1 double room, the smallest we have (1.60 x 1.90 mt.) With 1 bathroom and an independent exit on the loggia (with 1 outside table, a really fresh area with garden in front) . On the 1st floor there are: 1 little saloon with TV and a library with English movies on Dvd (children cartoons, children movies too) and several english books (for kids too).

3 Double-rooms (each 1.70 x 1.92 mt.) With each one has its own bathroom (1 of those three rooms are larger and has a large bathroom with both shower and bath - another room has an amazing lake view ..). On the first floor we also have a wonderful terrace with a table where you can eat and pass romantic or friendly aperitif times! ;)

We are 10 minutes form markets (Coop, Conad), petrol station, church, lake and 1/2 hour to Perugia international airport with flights from London, Monaco and other major European cities. You can visit both Umbria and Tuscany with lots of interesting medieval towns like: Cortona, Gubbio, Perugia, Corciano, Assisi, Spello, Spoleto, Florence, Siena, Fabriano ..).

The swimming pool has a lovely corner roman stairs to enter from a corner where the water is 1.50 mt. Then from the middle there is a "pool hopper" that goes' till to 2.50 mt. With a "safety step" (all the pool perimeter has a safety step high of 1.50 mt.).

There is also a sauna and mini-fitness room too. We also provide 4 mountain bikes for free. 11 sqm of Olives and trees around and lots of quiet and Nature! You will really enjoy your holidays in Umbria, relaxing and sleeping in a great peaceful area in the Forest! We suggest to rent a crossover car because we are in a countryside area, into the deepest relax of that kind Forest. ;)

We live near the Villa in a little Cottage but the Villa is really reserved. We use to keep the pool clean and take care of gardens and flowers. We are super reserved and we only share parking, we travel a lot for business, so during the week we could stay around 2 days around, during the day we will not be here there will be a lady who take care of gardens, flowers And will be available on request with an additional price if you need some days of Housekeeping service. Private chef on request.

More Details

Owner
Barbara
Member since: 2015
Speaks english, spanish, italian
Response time
Within an hour
Response rate
100%
Calendar last updated:
26 June, 2017

About Barbara

My name is Leonardo and I love nature, birdwatching and travel discovering natural places and meeting wonderful people. Renting my Countryhouse is a way to meet wonderful people, to let them know the heart of Umbria, this amazing region with lots of places to discover! ;)

Barbara purchased this chateau / country house in 2000

Why Barbara chose Cortona area

We like to meet people and to share this wonderful place with wonderful people! ;)

To let them relax and enjoy the deep atmosphere there is, surrounded by Nature..

What makes this chateau / country house unique

This country-house is really particular, built on an ancient year 1000 tower, the house was built 'round 1.700 all made by stone! Is really particular and amazing.. The images are not telling you all the emotions this place could give to you when you'll be here in front of the 1700 fire place or living all the warm atmosphere the house will give to you!

Amenities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday chateau / country house rental in Cortona, Italy

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 280 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • - toilet , bath (no shower) , shower enclosure , bidet
    - toilet , shower enclosure , bidet
    - toilet , shower enclosure , bidet
    - toilet , shower enclosure , bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • - 1 large double bed
    - 1 large double bed
    - 1 large double bed
    - 1 large double bed
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Boat
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Veranda / Loggia
  • Tennis
  • 4 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • long term rentals available
  • Singles
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • Sauna
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • disco club
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
1/2 hour to Perugia international airport with Flights from London, Monaco, and other main European cities. You can visit Both Umbria and Tuscany with lots of interesting medieval towns like Cortona, Gubbio, Perugia, Corciano, Assisi, Spello, Spoleto, Florence, Siena, Fabriano ..). We live near by the house for a little cottage but the Villa is really reserved. We use to keep the pool cleaned and take care about gardens and flowers. We are super reserved and we leave our guests as we are not there, we only share parking, anche we travel a lot for business. The swimming pool (12x6mt.) Is open from June 'till the end of September, it depends by weather. All over the year is provided in Sauna and mini-fitness room too. FREE Wi-Fi is provided, Also working in the swimming pool! We also Shops provide 4 mountain bikes for free. 11 sqm of Olives and trees around and lots quiet and Nature! You will really enjoy your holidays in Umbria, relaxing and sleeping in a great peaceful area into Forest!

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(18 traveller reviews)

Medieval Villa with front view, with stunning view! Closed 20min to CORTONA!
average rating of 5.0 based on 18 reviews
5

MORE THAN WE HOPED OR DREAMED OF!

  • 5 of 5

What Barbara and Leonardo have created at Villa Primaluce is truly special! They are SUPREMELY talented and gracious hosts! We booked the villa for our family of 8 to celebrate my husband's 60th birthday. From the very start, both Barbara and Leonardo were committed to making our week long celebration as special as they could. We arrived later than planned and Barbara surprised us with a delicious spread of appetizers to welcome us while toasting our arrival with Prosecco. They arranged for delicious local wines to be at the villa, and at our request, hired a most fantastic (and fun)cook for an indescribable birthday feast on our last evening. We learned to make several Umbrian dishes and Barbara oversaw that the details of the evening were perfect. It was a fantastic memory our family will never forget!

Everything about this villa is 5 Star accommodations. The pictures of Villa Primaluce are wonderful, yet we were in awe as we experienced it! There are jasmine draped patios, shaded terraces, sunlit grounds overlooking the beautiful Lake Trasimeno and a quiet garden with picnic tables. Perfect for our family gatherings and yet wonderful when you desired a quiet space to enjoy the beauty alone. The pool is a highlight! It is a most beautiful design and surrounded by lavender, roses, and the most comfy chaise lounges. It's where we enjoyed resting from some of our longer travel days, and dancing on our last evening!

All the amenities are 5 Star! Having 4 beautifully appointed, large bedrooms, each with comfy beds and spacious, private bathrooms was a true luxury! The kitchen was gourmet and easy to navigate. One evening we spontaneously ended up cooking a fantastic meal together and enjoyed it on the patio with Italian music!

The villa is a slightly remote, but in the very best way. It was a respite and offered us sweet relaxation as we were surrounded by the beauty they have created. The only problem we experienced was that it was so beautiful it was hard to leave on the days we explored the Umbrian villages nearby! Florence was less than 2 hours away, and many of our favorite Umbrian places, less than an hours drive. We enjoyed, Montepulciano, Assisi, Orvieto, Spello, Florence, Perugia, and truffle hunting in Pettino. We think this is the perfect location!

We can't thank Barbara and Leonardo enough for making our once in a life time family celebration more than we had hoped or dreamed for!

Don't miss being blessed by Villa Primaluc

  • Review Submitted: Jun 18, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beautiful view and Oustanding home

  • 5 of 5

The view is amazing and the house has a lot of loving touches. There are many special small amenities, small appliances that are well thought out. The muiltiple outside areas are peaceful and inviting. The inside is fabulous. I cant think of a more well appointed house. Barbara drove us in town the first night after an exhausting drive. Very sweet. The house is easy to find once you drive it one time, but I would recommend that you arrive in the day the first time so you get the hang of it. It is not hard once you have done it once. The view of the island makes it all the more fun to go to by ferry. Lots to do in the area.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks a lot, we are very happy you did enjoyed Villa Primaluce atmospheres, Umbria and Tuscany are so closed from here, so you could reach lots different medieval towns.. If someone loves nature would love either to spend here his family vacation, as you did! We do appreciate your kind review, thanks! Best Wishes. Barbara & Leonardo
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5

Great central location for exploring Umbria/Tuscany

  • 5 of 5

Very nicely maintained property with great charm. Our party of 7 had plenty of room both inside and outside the house. The location is very peaceful with wonderful views to the lake and neighboring farms. We enjoyed the sounds of songbirds, roosters and a turkey every morning. The house is within easy driving distance of Cortona, and we made day trips to Perugia, Gubbio, Montepulciano, Pienza and Florence. Barbara and Leo have done a great job renovating the house and filling the property with blooming plants. Highly recommended!

  • Review Submitted: Jun 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks a lot for your kind review, we do appreciate your words to futures guests. ;) Best Wishes to you and all your family!
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near Munich, Germany
5

cosy stone-house with a fantastic view

  • 5 of 5

A wonderful house atop Lake Trasimeno with a fantastic view! Barbara and Leonardo are really kind and attentive hosts which convey a feeling-at-home-atmopshere from the first minute we arrived. The rooms and bathrooms are new furnished, in which they tastefully match to the surrounding of the house. The mattress of our bed was very comfortable, so we could sleep very relaxed and we even had a spendid view towards the countryside and the lake. The tranquility is absolutely perfect for relaxation! It's just a short drive to Tuscany, but also to Perugia, Assisis and other places in Umbria. Next time we definitely have to jump in the pool...there sadly wasn't any time left. But, we sat down outside cosily for breakfast and enjoyed the atmosphere of the house and the garden. Also the kitchen is equipped with everything you need. If there would be some more couples and families, there is enough space for a nice come-together, but there are also some corners to have a quite time for yourself/s (like different terraces, couches in front of the chimney - very cosy! the breakfast-place and others)! And there are a lot of books and games which invide you in the evening or if the weather is bad (which we didn't have).

We didn't need the offered internet access at all.

We are looking forward to see Barbara and Leo again very soon :) and wish them all the best!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 30, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: They are very special guests from Germany that came in Trasimeno lake for some holidays day and we spent some good time together, happy to have known such a beautiful people! ;) Thanks a lot and you're always welcome.. Waiting for your next holiday in Umbria! Barbara & Leo
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5

Luxe,calme,générosité

  • 5 of 5

les derniers Kms sur une piste cahotique sont un peu pénibles

L'on oublie tout en arrivant:

-maison superbe

-panorama splendide sur le lac

-propriété sécurisée et close

-cuisine richement dotée

-salon très agréable,pour profiter des feux de cheminée

-plusieurs terrasses,pour passer des moments conviviaux en groupe ou avec un peu d'intimité

-propriétaires très soucieux de la réussite de votre séjour,en contact par mail lorsqu'ils sont absents de la propriété

-emplacement parfait ,pour ceux qui souhaitent visiter Sienne,Cortone,Assise,Perugia,Gubbio,Spoleto,Orvieto...

Pour conclure :offre rare!!!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Nov 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci beaucoup! ;) Your review is wonderful, thanks a lot for having time to write it.. We really appreciate! We really hope we can meet each other next time. A big hug from Leonardo and Barbara. Best Wishes..
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5

Perfect villa in a beautiful location

  • 5 of 5

Our group of 8 had a wonderful time at Villa Primaluce. Located in the beautiful Umbrian countryside, the villa is far enough into the hills to seem like a private oasis, but a short drive to Passignano Sul Trasimeno to stock up on supplies and enjoy the restaurants and amenities of the town. The property had everything that we needed and we really enjoyed spending time by the pool, with evenings spent barbecuing outside and generally admiring the beautiful surroundings and views of the lake.

Barbara & Leonardo were the perfect hosts, welcoming and available whenever we had any questions or required recommendations, but happy to leave us to our own devices. We really couldn't recommend their villa highly enough and feel it is perfect for a family or group of friends. Thank you again, Barbara & Leonardo.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
35 Kilometres
Airport Sant'Egidio Perugia
Nearest Barpub
4 Kilometres
My Fairy bar
Nearest Ferry
4 Kilometres
Passignano sul Trasimeno town
Nearest Golf
32 Kilometres
Lamborghini Golf - Panicale
Nearest Train
3 Kilometres
Passignano sul Trasimeno station
Nearest Motorway
8 Kilometres
A1 Florence
Nearest Restaurant
4 Kilometres
Sottovento Restaurant - Passignano sul Trasimeno
Nearest Beach
4 Kilometres
Trasimeno Lake - Passignano sul Trasimeno town
Car: necessary

Trip to the islands of Lake Trasimeno, Isola Maggiore and Polvese Island. Visit art and medieval towns: Castiglione del lago, Cortona, Perugia, Assisi, Florence, Corciano, Panicale, Spello, Spoleto, Gubbio and many others.

Trip to the islands of Lake Trasimeno, Isola Maggiore and Polvese Island.

Visit art cities and medieval Castiglione del lago, Cortona, Perugia, Assisi, Florence, Panicale, Corciano, Spoleto, Spello, Gubbio, Montepulciano and many others ..

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Rates & Availability

Rental Rates for this holiday chateau / country house in Cortona, Italy

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
Tariffa per notte
24 Jun 2017 - 1 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
2 night minimum stay
A$379
A$3,206
A$21,279
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add A$36 per night, per additional guest
 
July/Aug 2017
2 Jul 2017 - 7 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
A$5,757
A$21,279
 
 
Tariffa per notte
8 Aug 2017 - 24 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
A$612
A$12,680
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add A$51 per night, per additional guest
 
Tariffa per notte
25 Aug 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
A$612
A$12,680
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add A$51 per night, per additional guest
 
Tariffa per notte
3 Sep 2017 - 9 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
A$612
A$12,680
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add A$51 per night, per additional guest
 
Sept 2017
10 Sep 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
A$3,644
A$12,680
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add A$51 per night, per additional guest
 
Tariffa per notte
16 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
A$423
A$13,846
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add A$36 per night, per additional guest
 
Tariffa per notte
30 Sep 2017 - 13 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$379
A$13,846
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add A$36 per night, per additional guest
 
Tariffa per notte
14 Oct 2017 - 21 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$379
A$13,846
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add A$36 per night, per additional guest
 
Autumn 2017
22 Oct 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
6 night minimum stay
A$3,061
A$13,846
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add A$29 per night, per additional guest
 
Tariffa per notte
28 Oct 2017 - 4 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$262
A$3,061
A$7,870
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add A$29 per night, per additional guest
 
Tariffa per notte
5 Nov 2017 - 10 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
A$175
A$1,749
A$13,846
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add A$29 per night, per additional guest
 
Tariffa per notte
11 Nov 2017 - 18 Nov 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$146
A$1,749
A$13,846
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add A$29 per night, per additional guest
 
Tariffa per notte
19 Nov 2017 - 23 Nov 2017
4 night minimum stay
A$175
A$1,749
A$13,846
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add A$29 per night, per additional guest
 
Tariffa per notte
24 Nov 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
A$146
A$1,603
A$4,664
 
 
Tariffa per notte
23 Dec 2017 - 23 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
A$175
A$1,603
A$4,664
 
 
Tariffa per notte
24 Dec 2017 - 28 Dec 2017
4 night minimum stay
A$335
 
 
Tariffa per notte
29 Dec 2017 - 1 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
A$670
 
 
Tariffa per notte
2 Jan 2018 - 9 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
A$277
A$1,603
 
 
Tariffa per notte
10 Jan 2018 - 21 Feb 2018
2 night minimum stay
A$87
From
A$117
Fri,Sat
A$1,166
A$3,498
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add A$36 per night, per additional guest
 
Tariffa per notte
22 Feb 2018 - 23 Mar 2018
3 night minimum stay
A$189
From
A$189
Fri,Sat
A$2,113
A$4,810
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add A$44 per night, per additional guest
 
Tariffa per notte
24 Mar 2018 - 31 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
A$189
A$2,478
A$6,267
 
Notes: Rates are based on 5 guests; add A$44 per night, per additional guest
 
June 2018
1 Jun 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
A$3,862
A$12,243
 
 
Tariffa per notte
30 Jun 2018 - 7 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
A$700
A$20,405
 
 
Setember 2018
8 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
A$3,862
A$12,243
 
 
October 2018
29 Sep 2018 - 2 Nov 2018
4 night minimum stay
A$248
From
A$306
Fri,Sat
A$3,352
A$9,765
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add A$36 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Pulizie A$218.62

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