A Perfect Family Friendly Rental Villa on the Tuscany and Umbria Border
Vacation farmhouse with heated (solar panels), fenced and gated pool near Umbertide & Perugia, Umbria. Child and family friendly. Air-conditioning.
5 bedroom private holiday house with hot tub in the Niccone Valley, Tuscany border. Close to Spedalicchio, Bastia Creti, Molino Vitelli and Niccone.
Large Holiday Villa With Heated & Fenced Pool
Ca di Bracco also has a separate tower where the owners live, with its own separate garden, parking and entrance. The main garden areas and pool and hot tub are all exclusive to the guests.
Kitchen, dining room, double ensuite bedroom, twin room and shower room.
The front door opens into the large kitchen with its original brick barrel vaulted ceiling, an arch leads through to the dining room. Four steps up from the kitchen lead to a double en suite bedroom (WC, bath and separate shower). A corridor leads to the shower room and small bedroom with 2 single beds. The kitchen has gas hob, electric oven, large fridge freezer, dishwasher, washing machine, microwave and toaster, it has travertine work surfaces and a breakfast table. The dining room has a large table with chairs for 10 people, games cupboard and french windows onto the shady flower filled terrace.
Sitting room, master ensuite bedroom, double bedroom, twin bedroom and shower room
The stairs bring one to the sitting room with sofas, easy chairs, TV, DVD and book and DVD library, there is a door onto the shady loggia furnished with cane chairs. The master bedroom is up a few steps and has a large airy aspect with Queen size bed, wardrobe and chest of drawers. The bathroom has bath tub, independent shower, WC and basin.
A corridor from the sitting room leads to the third double bedroom with queen size bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers and double aspect windows. The shower room with shower, WC and basin is across the landing. The room with 2 single beds has stairs down to it and windows on three sides. Bedrooms all have fly-screens /curtains. The upper floor 3 bedrooms and sitting room have air-conditioning and the down stairs bedrooms which are cooler, have fans. Please note that air-conditioning is metered and charged extra.
The large terrace with fabulous views is accessed through the dining room and has a large table seating 14, covered by wisteria and remaining shady all day. Also on the terrace are a table football game, table tennis and a double swing seat and deck chairs. The pond (with below surface metal grill is to the right, next to the hot tub (hard cover when not in use) The terrace has lighting for the evening and a barbecue and pizza oven.
There is wood fired hot-tub available for guests’ use. There is a small extra charge for the use of the hot-tub. To one side is a picturesque ruin with table and chairs and planting.
Garden and pool
The garden of lawns and flower beds slopes down to the pool area which is completely fenced in with gates on 2 sides. It is thickly hedged all round. There are immense views here on all sides along the valley. The pool has salt water, it is heated and has a thermal cover, making it always one of the warmest pools in Tuscany or Umbria! It measures 10x5m with a shallow end and built in steps which make a great paddling area for small children. There is a deep end of 2.5m.
Weekly Prices In UK Pounds
Please note that air-conditioning is an extra charge. It is metered to encourage sensible usage. As the house has photo-voltaic solar electricity panels the cost is reduced if used during the day.
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Ca di Bracco Vacation Villa Located Near Spedalicchio, Niccone Valley, Tuscany Umbria Border
A holiday rental villa with great views of the Tuscany Umbria border and Niccone Valley. Completely private and not overlooked by other properties. Close to four excellent restaurants including one that can be walked to on country lanes. Nearby villages Spedalicchio and Molino Vitelli have a grocery shop and vineyard respectively.
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This was our second visit to Ca di Bracco as a family of seven adults and two under 16s and once again we had the most wonderful holiday. The solar heated pool was warm enough to enjoy in late May, we basked in the hot tub almost every night and we ate fresh pizzas from the pizza oven on the terrace enjoying the gorgeous views. Emma and Martin are so helpful, booking restaurants for us, doing some shopping for us before we arrived, offering advice and even some packets of spaghetti when we ran out. They are great, friendly hosts but we also felt that the villa was very private and that we had the place to ourselves. Thank you both.
We stayed here as a Family of 5 adults for 7 nights. It was everything we had hoped for and a had a truly wonderful time relaxing at this villa. The hot tub and pool were a wonderful draw card as well as the setting and glorious views. The bedrooms having a bathroom each was an added bonus and we all felt we were in our own space. Well done to Martin for all his helpfulness and driving one of our daughters to the train station. Thank you for your hospitality.
We had a really good time. My parents loved it and that was the most important thing as me and my sister booked the stay as a xmas present for them. Martin was a great host. We enjoyed his wine tasting evening and we loved his pizzas. Thank you for a great week.
We all had a great time staying at Ca’ di Bracco and found it very well designed, organised and supplied. Martin did a good job of looking after us, particularly as regards to the hot tub which we enjoyed using.
Emma and Martin were the most accommodating and kind to start and throughout our stay. They provided guidance when we got lost (the instructions were good but we were tired) and even came to meet us and help us find our way. The house is beautiful, spacious, and well appointed. Perfect for a small group like ours but could also accommodate large families or multiple families. The grounds are even more impressive than the house with a wonderful pool overlooking the hills and local valley. Take note of the herbs around the grounds for when you get in the kitchen. Martin was especially gracious and provided a great wine tour at the local vineyard followed by a wine tasting dinner-well worth the reservation. We would highly recommend a stay with Emma and Martin in Umbertide.
This was our third stay at Ca di Bracco, we all had a wonderful family occasion with the kids thoroughly enjoying the pool.
Our stay at Ca di Bracco was wonderful. Thank you very much, I will also be writing a positive review on Trip Advisor for it soon.
We had an absolutely wonderful time at your place! I can't express enough what a well-kept and beautiful place it is! It was so relaxing for us after a hectic 3 days in Rome to sit by the pool and just hang out as a family! The bedrooms were just wonderful! Everyone was so comfortable. We really felt rich staying there!! (ha, ha!)
I will recommend your place if any friends decide to take a trip to Umbria and I hope we can go back some day!
We had a very good time at the house which was beautiful and very much enjoyed our stay in Umbria.
We had a wonderful week thank you, and hardly left the house!
- 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, sleeps 10
- Villa location: near Spedalicchio, Niccone Valley, Tuscany Umbria Border
- Fenced heated pool with shady pergolas & quality sun loungers
- Air conditioning in upstairs bedrooms and sitting room
- Hot tub
- Babysitting available on request.
- Restaurants and vineyard nearby, one walking distance on country paths.
- Within easy reach of: Umbertide, Città di Castello, Cortona, Perugia, Assisi, Siena, Montone, Gubbio.
- Access: 1.5km of unmade road in good condition, steep parts concreted.
- Village with small grocery store 2km. Umbertide town 9.5km.
- Fully equipped kitchen including washing machine.
- Booking deposit is one third of rental, rest due two months before rental
- Bed linen, towels and pool towels are provided, changed weekly. Wifi free.
- Returnable housekeeping £100 a week.
- Owners live in a separate apartment with own entrance and garden. House, grounds and pool exclusively for guests.
- Many steps and stairs may not be suitable for young children or the elderly.