Charm & Comfort Among the Green Hills of Umbria

From $70 / night

9 Via del Monastero, Terni, Umbria 05020, Italy
Charm & Comfort Among the Green Hills of Umbria
1 bedrooms
4 guests
30 night min

Overview Description


Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1
Sleeps: 4
Type: Condo
Per week: $700
Per month: $2,100
Pets allowed: No
Internet: No
Description of the Terni vacation condo rental
Casa Uliveto is one of two units we offer within a wonderful old stone attached country house, lovingly restored to a rustic beauty with modern conveniences. Every window overlooks olive trees or a valley of wooded hills and distant mountains.

The charming Casa Uliveto (olive grove) is the smaller of the two units and is reminiscent of the interior of a storybook cottage, located on the ground floor of the main structure. It offers a bedroom with a wood beam ceiling and views to the olive grove, a small bathroom with shower and bidet, and an open kitchen, dining, and living area with a sleep sofa and a wood burning fireplace. This unit is very comfortable for two persons or for four persons if the sleep sofa is also used.

Casa Uliveto is located at the edge of the tiny village of Tenaglie with its Renaissance castle/fortress set into the hill, part of which has been converted into a charming three-level hotel and intimate restaurant with original stone walls and period furnishings. A short walk north is the lovely medieval hill town of Montecchio with shops, three cafe-bars, two restaurants, post office, bank, and open market every Friday morning. During seasonable weather, there is a town swimming pool available for a nominal fee.

You will be delighted with the many beautiful hill towns in this "little Tuscany": Baschi, Giove, Alviano, Lugnano in Teverina, Amelia, Orte, Narni, and Civitella del Lago. Orvieto is 11.2 miles northwest (18 kilometers) and Todi is 18.6 miles (30 kms) northeast. Lago di Bolsena, 45 minutes by car, is the purest lake in Europe, where you can enjoy a day of swimming and picnicking.Nearby the lake are the hill towns of Montefiascone and Capodimonte to add to your pleasure.

Nearby the lake are the hill towns of Montefiascone and Capodimonte to add to your pleasure. The historic Umbrian towns of Assisi, Spoleto, Spello, Gubbio, and Perugia are all within picturesque day-trips by car or train. Florence is 2 hours drive north through the beautiful Tuscan countryside and about 1.5 hours by train, and Rome is 1.5 hours south by car or 1 hour by train from nearby Orvieto.

Kate & Merritt Harrision

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Weekly Monthly Min
Jan 01 2015 Dec 31 2017 - - $700 $2,100 1 Month
Check In: 6 p.m. Check Out: 11 a.m.
Lodging tax: Included
Deposits: Security deposit per stay: $200. Promptly refunded if no damages. Rental fees: 1/2 at booking; balance + Security Deposit one month in advance of stay. Rental fees and deposits are payable to: Merritt Harrison 12 Remington Street, Unit 105 Cambridge, MA 02138 U.S.A.
Payment Options: Cashier's Check, Money Order, Personal Check
Other Fees: One half of rental fee is paid upon booking and the balance with the $200 deposit one month in advance of stay. You must have a car and a working cell phone. Property manager, Roy Diner, will meet you at a mutually convenient place, lead you to Uliveto, and insure that you have a carefree stay.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What are enjoyable things to do?
A: Taking day trips to beautiful hill towns in Umbria and Tuscany.
Q: What makes our vacation rental special?
A: Spectacular location with views of the hills of Umbria and mountains of southern Tuscany ; the heart of the real Italy.
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