Cortona, just 20 minutes away, is a medieval 'hill town' above the Valdichiana in eastern Tuscany. It offers the best of traditional Tuscan lifestyle in a rural country setting and the conveniences of a small city.
This classic Etruscan hill town lies between Lago Trasimeno and the Appenine mountains. It is rich in archaeological wonders from the Etruscan, Medieval, Roman and Renaissance eras. During the summer, Cortona hosts numerous activities including festivals, art exhibitions, antique markets, and a number of gastronomic fairs.
If the tranquillity and beauty of the surrounding area isn't enough, Villa Il Colle is a perfect base camp from which to explore Tuscany and Umbria. Lake Trasimeno - Italy's 4th largest - is only 20 minutes away with excellent swimming and water sports. The railway station is a similar distance - once on a train you can be in Florence in an hour or in Rome in two.
The nearest village is Mercatale di Cortona, with facilities including shops, bars, medical facilities, a restaurant and bank.
It is shared in two floor:
-on the ground floor there is a big living /dining room with a beautiful fireplace , a sofa and armchairs and enough space to eat for more then 20 people, a fully equipped kitchen(dishwasher).
-On the same floor there are also two bedrooms, one with a double bed and the other with two single beds, and one bathroom.
Upstairs there are others two bedrooms, 1 double beds the other 2 single beds, and another bathroom.
The house is completely cleaned with fresh towels, soap, bed linens and basic supplies.
Additional maid service during the week can be arranged at a minimal cost.
Additional services, such as private tours, dinners, wine or olive oil tasting, etc., can be pre arranged at the time of booking.
19 Jun 04 - 28 Aug 04
-Villa Colle Euro 2000/week
15 May 04 - 19 June 04, 28 Aug 04 - 09 Oct 04, Christmas and Easter
-Villa Colle Euro 1600/week
1 Nov 03 - 15 May 04, 09 Oct 04 - 18 Dec 04, not includes Christmas and Easter week
-Villa Colle Euro 1200/week
Euro 15/day for the central heating during winter period.
Please note that you must pay 20% of the villa rental to secure your booking. The balance is due 6 weeks before your rental starts.
The reservation will be confirmed by e-mail or fax, with a voucher that you must present when you check in.
You can pay by wire bank transfer or by check.
A fully refundable security deposit of € 300 must be paid upon arrival at Villa Il Colle.
Any damages to the property grounds (including parking area, gardens, pool, bbq area), exterior structures and all interiors must be presented to the manager of Villa Il Colle so that the damage assessment and compensation may be determined.
Property damages that exceed the security deposit must be paid by the guest immediately.
Reservation cancellations must be received in writing.
The days for canceling reservations are calculated as of the date Villa Il Colle receives the written cancellation (also by fax). The list of charges are detailed below:
more than 30 days prior to the arrival date – the entire deposit
30-20 days prior to the arrival date – 50% of the total cost
20-10 days prior to the arrival date – 80% of the total cost
10 days or less prior to the arrival date – 100% of the total cost.
Guests are strongly advised to purchase travelers insurance including medical, theft and trip cancellation policies.