This stupendous Cortona vacation villa rental is the perfect choice for large groups or families - especially with children. There is a wealth of things to do here under the Tuscan sun or in the shade of the well cared for Tuscan style garden. You will find tennis, ping pong, boccia (the Italian bowling), garden games for every age and a private swimming pool with an incredible view down the southern most valley from Florence to Cortona.
Casina Rossa is a comfortable accomodation furnished to sleep up to 12 persons in the 5 bedrooms. There are four bedrooms on the second floor and there is a villetta which has one bedroom, bathroom and private living area. The ground floor of this spacious villa has an eat-in kitchen fully equipped with large frigerator, oven and dishwasher. The kitchen spills into the living room area where the whole group can relax in front of the fireplace or simply watch SAT TV.
The owner has taken particular care to place abundant tables and chairs throughout the garden area - therefore you can enjoy this beautiful part of Tuscany, with its age old cypress trees and oaks.
A large 5 bedroom villa located in the hils that overlook the valley between Cortona and Arezzo. Thetruly special aspect of this villa is the pool, which lies on a natural outlook platform above the house, the view is appears to be never ending with a great panarama of the Chiana valley.
The villa lies in the middle of a private park full with old cedars and cypress. Several garden seats with tables of different size (4 to 12 persons) are distributed for your use in the shade of this trees, or on the terraces around the house. A Ping pong and a Bocci court are available for the guests to use. The park stretches on different levels so there is lots of room to spread out for a large group. The tennis court, surrounded by high shady trees, is close to where the pool lie.
In the lower part of the garden, you will find the villa with a large terrace in front and a table large enough for over 12 persons. There is a beautiful view of the historic church of San Andrea Pigli and a great swing for evenings under the stars. You will also find a little basin of water where gold fish swim around . The Kitchen gives you direct access to this garden area - making it the perfectplace for breakfast outside or a picnic lunch.
The ground floor is approximately 90 square meters and serves as the day time living area - here you find a large living room with an open face fire place and cozy sofa's placed around it. There is a TV. The dining room is a large open area and is divided from the kitchen by a bar with stools. The kitchen is completely equipped with all necessary cooking utensils, stove, oven, large refrigerator and dishwasher - so you can try out all your new Italian recipes right here. There is a full size bathroom on this floor.
The stairs that lead up to the first floor up to a sitting room with a sofa and conversation area. There are four bedrooms and a second bathroom with a tub as well as a wash room with a clotheswasher and iron on this floor all located on the first floor. There are two bedrooms each with a large double bed and one bedroom with two single beds and the fourth bedroom with three single beds.
There is a second stucture which has a living room area, a large bedroom with a double bed and a single bed as well as a bathroom. This can be reached easily from the terrace in back of the villa.
This villa is completely secured with an automatic gate and fenced in making it perfect for a families with children. The park area, which is over 40,000 square meters) is very large and offers lots of opportunities for a quick game of football to a cool shady tree for finishing off the last pages of that special book.
This villa has an ideal position for day trips to all of your favorite Tuscan places including Perugia, Florence, Arezzo, Cortona and Siena.