Il Fiordipesco is a traditional country house immersed in tranquillity, surrounded by soft rolling hills of the Umbrian countryside. It is built upon uncontaminated grounds where you can "relive" the rhythms of nature.
The building originates from the late 17th century and is made of black "basaltine" stone. It has now been restructured with care and attention to preserve the beauty and simplicity of the original aspect, whilst incorporating modern services.
Easily reachable by motorway and rail, it is located a 14 kilometres from the town of Orvieto. Where the unspoilt lake of Bolsena can be found near by offering numerous activities. The house lies centrally between Rome, Florence and Siena, which make this place ideal for sightseeing the important cities of Art in the regions of Umbria, Tuscany and Lazio. Fine typical restaurants can be found near by where you can enjoy a lovely Italian meal.
The refined house is organised to ensure maximum comfort and warm welcome to its guests. It features numerous common areas for relaxation; whether it's in front of an original fireplace, in the games room or enjoying the view with a nice cup of tea from the roofed patio. The infinity swimming pool (7x14) with its splendid views over the surrounding countryside offers relax and quiet.
The property has 2 hectares of land completely fenced where there are some small underground caves and a big biological vegetable garden (2800 sqm) from which guests can gather fresh products.
10 Sleeps – 5 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms
Ground Floor: hallway, kitchen with fireplace, large dining room with vaulted ceiling and its original restored manger. Few steps down there is a laundry (washbasin, washing machine and steam iron).
First Floor: sitting room with fireplace, a double bedroom with fireplace and small terrace with access to the garden by external stone staircase with study/library and en-suite bathroom with shower/bath, a sitting area with fireplace, a double bedroom with bathroom with box shower.
By a staircase one can have access to other three double bedrooms each one with en-suite bathroom with large box shower/bath.
Facilities: equipped infinity pool ( 7 x 14 mt, depth 1,30 – 2,30 m) with roman stairs. Table tennis, equipped portico for eating outside (10 seats) with BBQ and wooden oven, 4 city-bikes available free of charge, 2 hammocks,Dishwasher, washing machine, digital TV, stereo radio, CD player, DVD, internet connection, wooden oven, telephone (charged by consumption), café machine, second bathroom.
Amenities/shops: The nearest village is located 1.6 kms away where there is a café and a grocery. Il Fiordipesco is situated at 12 Km from the town of Orvieto on the South West side with Shopping centres, shops, pharmacy, restaurants/pizzeria, take-away, railway station in Orvieto Scalo. The Bolsena lake is situated about 8Km away from the villa. Horse riding about 8 km away.The peculiar known village of Civita di Bagnoregio is about 20 kms away.
Distances in kms: The nearest village is 1.6 km away, Bolsena Lake 8 kms, Orvieto about 12 kms; Perugia 87 kms; Rome 120 Km. Florence 150 Km. Siena 100 Km. Assisi 86 Km.
Notes: Pets allowed.
Why choose this villa:
• attractive decoration and furnishings throughout• WI-fi internet
• large biological vegetable garden available for guests
• a large infinity swimming pool with panoramic view
• convenient location for touring three regions: Tuscany, Umbria and Lazio
• 4 city-bikes available free of charge
• Bolsena Lake nearby offering many activities