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Property Details

Sleeps:
10 - 14
Single Bedrooms:
0
Double Bedrooms:
5
Bathrooms:
7
Type:
Villa
Property #:
21625
Nearest Town:
Guardea

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Charming and Unique Villa in Umbria Near Orvieto

Colle Felice

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About The Experience
Old World style meets the rustic charm of Umbria in this spacious, private villa, ideal for a large groups of family or friends. Enter this villa through a wooden gate and you’ll feel as if you’re entering your own safari adventure. In fact, this Italian villa sits in an expansive park with donkeys, deer, and goats! Nestled within a beautiful Umbrian valley near the Tiber River, this location is ideal for walking and is great for exploring Orvieto. Alternatively, relax in your private salt water swimming pool, located indoors and with a waterfall!
Location Description

The village of Guardea is situated two kilometers from the villa. Here are all the necessary shops for shopping: a supermarket, grocer, butcher, and market. There are several restaurants in the vicinity using the freshest meats, olive oils, and wine from the local region. One of Italy’s most beautiful hill towns, Orvieto, is less than twenty minutes away. Perched on top of a large volcanic rock formation with sheer vertical cliffs, Orvieto yields some of the best views in Europe. The town has many shops, cafes, and restaurants. The famous Gothic Duomo dates back to the 13th century and features a beautiful façade and interiors. Visit the papal palace, Etruscan ruins, and embark on a guided tour of one of the villages many underground caves. Be sure to purchase a bottle of Orvieto’s famous Classico wine! Orvieto's position on the main north-south rail network and autostrada makes it a perfect jumping-off point for day trips to many popular tourist venues in central Italy, including the ability to take fast trains to both Rome and Florence.

Nearby Attractions: A perfectly preserved historic town, Todi has a world-wide reputation for its beauty and cultural events. The city center’s piazza is ideal for dining outdoors or for sipping cocktails as you take in the surroundings. Todi holds many impressive architectural sights, such as the Palazzo del Popolo, one of the first indoor public spaces in Italy, which was built in the 1200s. The city has also made recent headlines for garnering recent acclaim for its livability, sustainability, and ability to successfully reinvent itself over time.

Florence: 160 km/99 mi
Rome: 110 km/68 mi
Assisi: 70 km/43 mi
Todi: 26 km/16 mi
Civita di Bagnoreggio: 20 km/12 mi
Amelia: 18 km/11 mi
Orvieto (train station): 18 km/11 mi
Bomarzo (Mostri di Bomarzo): 13 km/8 mi
Guardea: 2 km/1.2 mi

Exterior Description
(10 hectares/25 acres) Made of local stone, this 100 year old Umbrian villa was completely rebuilt and renovated just two years ago. Lovingly adorned with wood carvings, from the donkey on the wooden gate, to the myriad of animal carvings within the villa, this villa is unique. It is located within a large park of about 25 acres, in a panoramic position overlooking the Tiber River and the Alviano Oasis. The surrounding park is covered in trees, plants, flowers, and has many resident deer, goats, and donkeys. A landscaped garden around the villa has multiple areas for lounging and dining al fresco. The villa’s swimming pool and spa services are located indoors, but with sliding doors that open fully to the outside. The facilities include a heated (upon prior request), salt water swimming pool, a heated Hydromassage Jacuzzi SPA tub, a spa with a tropical shower and Turkish bath, and a bathroom.
Interior Description
(500 m2/5,382 ft2)

Ground Floor: Enter the villa, adorned throughout with wood carvings, to see an impressive stone arch separating the living and dining area. The living room is furnished with colorful sofas and has a guest bathroom with a sink and toilet. It opens to the dining room, through which the villa’s pool and spa are accessed, which is framed by natural stone, wood-beamed ceilings, and painted panoramic views! There is an additional large lounge room with a sofa bed (160 cm) for two and a separate bathroom as well as another entrance to the pool and spa. The villa’s kitchen is well equipped with an oven, microwave, toaster, electric tea kettle, American coffee maker, Italian moka and espresso machine. Four bedrooms, each with en suite bathrooms with showers, are on the ground floor. The first, Asinello, has a large queen size bed (170 cm) and one narrow bed (80 cm, most suitable for young people) in the loft. The second, Gallo, has a queen size bed (160 cm) and a decorative loft. The third bedroom, Capretta, is the children’s blue and yellow room. It has two narrow single beds (80 cm; most suitable for young people); one on the main floor of the bedroom and the second in the bedroom’s loft. The fourth bedroom, Gatto, has a queen size bed (160 cm) and a decorative loft. All of the bedrooms have access to the villa’s garden.

First Floor: Stairs from the lounge lead up to one double bedroom with an en suite bathroom, the Gufo Suite, on the first floor. This suite has a large queen size bed (170 cm) and a narrow single bed (80 cm, most suitable for young people) and within the bathroom is a Jacuzzi tub with a shower head. It has a private boardwalk connecting it to the upper level of the garden.

Features Description

Extra Services: The following are listed as an aid for trip planning; the services and prices are approximate and cannot be guaranteed by Rentvillas. All extra services are payable locally in cash.

  • Cook Service: Upon request
  • Cooking Classes: Upon request
  • Housekeeping: Upon request
  • Linen Change: 30 Euros per room

Please Note:

  • Cost is associated with turning on and heating the SPA/Pool facilities (see below) which must be requested at least five (5) days before arrival at the villa. Guests do not have to have all facilities turned on and they may choose which they would like (or not like), including using the pool unheated. The pool is heated to 30° C (86° F) and open 24 hours a day. The Jacuzzi (hydromassage SPA) is heated to 33° C (91.4° F) and the Turkish bath and tropical shower are heated to 27° C (80° F).

Features and Amenities

  • Free Parking on Premises
  • Independent Villa
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Outside Area - Private
  • Outside Dining
  • Swimming Pool - Heated
  • Swimming Pool - Private
  • Jacuzzi Tub - Inside
  • Internet - Wireless
  • American Coffee Maker
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Electric Tea Kettle
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Toaster
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning - Whole House
  • Heating - Whole House
  • Cook Service Available - Extra Cost
  • Housekeeping Available - Extra Cost

Property Seasons & Rates (USD)

Date Range Weekly         Min
Stay
Sep-30-2017 - Dec-16-2017 $5,103 1 wk
Dec-16-2017 - Jan-06-2018 $8,075 1 wk
Jan-06-2018 - Mar-24-2018 $5,103 1 wk
Mar-24-2018 - May-26-2018 $5,411 1 wk
May-26-2018 - Jun-23-2018 $6,139 1 wk
Jun-23-2018 - Sep-01-2018 $8,075 1 wk
Sep-01-2018 - Sep-29-2018 $6,139 1 wk
Sep-29-2018 - Dec-15-2018 $5,103 1 wk
Dec-15-2018 - Jan-05-2019 $8,075 1 wk

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Arrival Times

Please note: Official Arrival Times:

  • Sat 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Conditions *

Security Deposit

  • Upon arrival at the property you are required to pay to the property representative a security deposit payable in cash. The security deposit will be returned to you prior to your departure minus accidental damages to the property. The listed security deposit is: 500 EUR

Additional Expenses

  • Telephone (If Available): According to consumption
  • Heating - Daily Charge: 60 EUR
  • Late Arrival Fee (Payable upon Arrival): 50 EUR
  • Air Conditioning - Daily Charge: 60 EUR
  • Weekly Cleaning Charge (Payable upon Arrival): 300 EUR
  • Pool Heating (October – May) - Daily Charge: 120 EUR
  • Pool Heating (June – September) - Daily Charge: 50 EUR
  • Hydromassage SPA (Jacuzzi) - Daily Charge: 50 EUR
  • Use of Spa (Turkish bath + Tropical Shower) - Daily Charge: 50 EUR
  • Heating of Spa (Turkish bath + Tropical Shower) - Daily Charge: 30 EUR

Other Notes

  • Housekeeping available upon request at an extra charge
  • Heating (in Italy): Allowed by law from November 1 - April 1; some exceptions for extreme weather
  • Departure Time: 10:00 am
  • Cook Services (If Available): must be arranged at least 2 months prior to arrival
  • UPON ARRIVAL, RENTERS MUST PROVIDE A PHOTOCOPY OF EACH TRAVELER’S PASSPORT AND SIGN A FORM FOR THE LOCAL AUTHORITIES. IF ARRIVING AT DIFFERENT TIMES GUESTS HAVE 24 HOURS TO COMPLETE THIS PROCEDURE OR OWNERS WILL BE FINED BY THE LOCAL AUTHORITIES.
  • Tourist Tax (Payable upon Arrival): 1-5 Euros per person per day
  • Extra Services (cook, housekeeping, etc) may be arranged for a non-refundable fee payable to Rentvillas.com. Last minute requests (less than 2 weeks prior to arrival) will be an extra charge. Please inquire for pricing.

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