Unit Description: This 85 square metre apartment includes a large panoramic loggia overlooking lake Trasimeno, perfect for guests to enjoy pleasant al fresco dinners. The apartment consists of two double bedrooms, one bathroom with shower and a large living room, kitchenette, TV, sofas; independent heating.
Overall Property Description: The Agriturismo "La Sosta di Annibale" at Lago Trasimeno in the province of Perugia at the border between Umbria and Tuscany, 13 km from Cortona, in the locations where in 217 A.C. the famous battle of the Trasimeno took place in which the roman army was heavily defeated by the carthaginian army led by Annibale Barca. The properties are situated in the center of a farm of ca. 20 hectares changing between woods, ca. 2,5 hectares, vineyards, olives groves, vegetable garden and planted fields.
We produce whiete wine and vin santo without chemical substances. Autumn is dedicated to the harvest of olives and thanks to the variety of the trees in our 100 year-old grove, we produce a particular fruity olive oil.
The Villa was restored in 2001 and is located among greens, wheat and sunflower fields, olive groves and forests,in a panoramic position overviewing the lake and the valley, far from prying eyes The building is divided in 5 apartments all of them beautiful and spacious, three of which are on the ground floor and the other two on the first floor. Each apartment has a nice living room with TV, sofas, kitchenette with an electric oven and a fridge, two bedrooms for two people each and a bathroom with shower cabin.
At guests disposal: There is a big swimming pool of 7x14 metres (with roman steps, it is 1 meter in the lowest point and 1,80 metres in the deepest) in a large fenced and well-attended park, ideal for kids. Garden furniture available and a BBQ and washing machine are available for shared use. The apartments all have country-style furniture of good quality. The parking is covered and inside the property. It is possible to add baby cots.
Distances: 1km away, in the small village Borghetto you can acces the beautiful bicycle path that winds around the Trasimeno lake. Cortona in Tuscany, only a few minutes by car away, is a well-known and popular tourist destination. Beautiful medieval city and ancient etruscan settlement, it is still enclosed in its ancient walls and has one of Italy's most beautiful views. There are plenty of cafés, restaurants, museums, antique shops, and typical products. In the near Terontola and Tuoro S/T , both only 3 km away, you can find banks, post offices and train stations. You can easily acces all of central Italy's most beautiful cities like Florence, Siena, Assisi, Orvieto, Rome, Arezzo, Perugia and Pisa. You can also choose to do wine or gastronomic tours in the close Cortona, Montepulciano, Pienza and Montalcino.
Accommodation and Amenities:
Tuoro Sul Trasimeno, Umbria, Italy
Villa, 2 bedroom, 1 bath, sleeps 4 €450 - €750 per week