Italy, Umbria, Foligno
Villa Clara is a exclusive villa with pool ready to receive you for a elegant vacation in country. At every occasion this beautiful villa will give its guests a memorable experience. The villa dates back to the 19th century and has been carefully and tastefully restored and turned into a charming country house.
Located in the gorgeous territory of the Umbria region, this beautiful villa offers a gorgeous panorama over the charming landscape of Umbria and allows to enjoy all the natural resources and also the historical and gastronomical features of this wonderful locality in country.
Villa Clara guarantees privacy and comfort as well as a wonderful pool where you can enjoy precious moments of relax with friends and family, a billiards to live unforgettable evenings with friends, a large garden with a barbecue area that will make unique your holiday during the spring and the summer periods as well as a beautiful fireplace that will make the ambience warmer and comfortable in the colder periods. This property is nicely located, amidst olive trees and enjoys beautiful views over the surrounding landscape. The villa is surrounded by a large garden partially shaded, offering natural terraces, a nice pool and charming corners for al-fresco dining. A covered terrace furnished with tables and chairs is also available. The furnishing is cozy in a rustic style.
The access to the property is via an unpaved but well-maintained road of approx. 700 meters.
Lower ground floor (accessible only from the outside): kitchen (oven, dishwasher, fridge 140 liters), laundry (washing-machine), billiard-room (with ice maker).
Ground floor: entrance, living-room (satellite TV, DVD, hi-fi) with fireplace open on to a dining-room, kitchen (oven, microwaves, freezer, dishwasher, toaster) with dining table for 4 people and access on to a terrace (9 square meters) furnished with table and chairs, twin-bedded room, bathroom with bathtub.
1st floor: 2 double bedrooms, large double bedroom with TV and ensuite bathroom with bathtub and shower, twin-bedded room, bathroom with shower.
At guests’ disposal: large garden (2000 square meters), lightened swimming-pool (5 x 10 m – depth from 1,1 to 2 m – open from 01/05 to 30/09) with shower (cold water), solarium (with nice gazebo and sun-beds), covered furnished terrace (20 square meters), gazebo with tables, chairs, large barbecue and sink. WI-FI internet available.
Parking within the grounds.
Extra Services: Baby bed available upon request free of charge. Maid service by arrangement (€ 10,- / per hour to be paid on site). Small apartment for 2 people available upon request (price on request).
The location of villa Clara allows guests to reach the main cities in central Italy such as Foligno with all kinds of shops 6 km away; Spello 8 km, a medieval village on the slopes of a hill and home to several important artworks of interest, including a fresco cycle by Pinturicchio in the Church of Santa Maria Maggiore; the charming small town of Assisi, 26 km away, where you can visit the famous Unesco-listed Basilica di San Francesco, home to one of Italy’s most celebrated artistic masterpieces; Spoleto 34 km away, among Umbria’s most charming large towns and home to the Duomo and most of the key museums and galleries and Perugia, 43 km away, suggesting various cultural itineraries to discover: museums, churches, palaces, mediaeval towers. Approx. 50 km away from the property you will find Todi, with its showy Piazza del Popolo and the ancient Roman tunnels; then Gubbio, 74 km away, a beautiful town to visit thanks to its medieval architecture, local festivals and pedestrianized historic center and last but not least Florence 190 km away, undoubtedly a must-see destination if you are visiting the centre of Italy: the entire city centre is a Unesco World Heritage Site and its fresco-decorated churches, marble basilicas and world-class art museums are brimming with paintings and sculptures by Botticelli, Michelangelo et al.
Savouring the taste of local Umbrian cuisine surrounded by unspoiled natural landscapes is always a magic experience.