Cottage Gubbio is part part of the beautiful 18th century Villa Casolare, beautifully restored and furnished with antique furniture, there is air conditioning.
Cottage Gubbio is on two levels and has a warm and inviting atmosphere with characteristic beamed ceilings and wooden floors. It opens onto a paved terrace area with table and chairs for dining al fresco and there is a lovely swimming pool in the grounds perfect for relaxing and taking a cooling dip.
Podere Caldaruccio "La Pineta" estate, which consists of the main farmhouse and other detached barn is enclosed in its' own grounds bordered by centuries old trees beyond which are verdant fields and rolling countryside. The estate in fact produces its own wine and olive oil and the friendly owners also grow fruit and vegetables which are available locally in season.
The ground level has a nicely furnished open plan living room with fully equipped kitchen area, dining table and chairs, and sitting area with armchairs and satellite television. On the same floor is a double bedroom and a shower room. Stairs leads to a gallery floor where there is further bedroom area with double bed and a bathroom with hydro massage bathtub. Beamed ceilings and wooden floors create a homely atmosphere and locally crafted wrought iron and ceramic furnishings and turn of the century antique pieces provide pretty finishing touches.
Cottage Gubbio opens directly onto a terrace area furnished with table, chairs and umbrella for dining al fresco, and a few steps away is the lovely swimming pool which is situated in a between the barn and the main farmhouse. The pool (14m x 5m) is furnished with sun loungers and sun umbrellas and is surrounded by lawns with mature trees providing shade. In the well kept grounds of the estate there is also a barbeque for guests use.
The nearest village is just 800m away and has local shops and a restaurant and there are further amenities within easy driving distance. The location is a great base from which to explore Umbria, with the wonderful town of Perugia being just 15 minutes by car and many more of the regions treasures such as Assisi, Gubbio and Cortona and Todi, to name just a few, all easily accessible via excellent road connections nearby. Even Florence and Rome can be visited in a day.
Ground Floor: Living room with kitchen area with cooker (4 gas rings), electric oven, fridge/freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, dining table and chairs, sitting area with armchairs and satellite television > Double bedroom (an extra single bed can be added on request) Shower room with shower, basin, bidet and w.c.
Gallery floor: Bedroom area with double bed (2 extra single beds can be added on request) Bathroom with hydromassage bathtub, bidet, basin and w.c.