Recently renovated, Casa Lorenza is a beautiful independent villa set amidst the peaceful Tuscan hills. Its position is great for those keen on exploring Tuscany and Umbria as it’s very close to the highway, meaning Cortona and Lake Trasimeno are only a short drive away.
Casa Lorenza is laid out on 3 levels, however guests can only access the first and second floor (120 sqm total), as the ground floor belongs to the owner, who resides here. Guests are guaranteed every privacy and complete independence. Nonetheless, the owner is always on hand and ready to help, should you have any requests.
On the first floor, 2 living areas are joined by a fully-equipped kitchen, 2 double bedrooms and 2 bathrooms with shower.
14 steps lead you to the second floor, where 2 more bedrooms are located: one double bedroom with ensuite bathroom and one attic bedroom, great for teens and children. A/C is available throughout the house and spacious terrace completes the property.
There are many places where to take advantage of the beautiful Italian weather at Casa Lorenza: a large terrace, a spacious garden, complete with an outdoor dining area and barbecue, not to the mention the swimming pool, of which guests have exclusive use.
The garden is entirely fenced (complete with an electric gate).
A/C, LCD TV, DVD player, Wi-Fi, dishwasher, oven, cooker/stove, orange juicer, fridge and freezer, American-style coffee maker, Moka pot, toaster, kettle, washing machine, iron and ironing board, hairdryer, cot and highchair.
The town of Camucia is less than 8 km away. Here one can find supermarkets, shops, restaurants, pizzerias, a train station, ATMs, cafes and petrol stations.
3 km from Camucia is the picturesque town of Cortona, made famous by the movie ‘Under the Tuscan Sun’. Perched on a hill overlooking the Valdichiana valley, this beautiful medieval town is rich in history and art, but also excellent restaurants, cafes and ice-cream parlors.
In Terontola, 10 km from Casa Lorenza, there are a small supermarket, ATMs, petrol stations, the post office and a train station (Terontola-Cortona). The Together in Tuscany offices can also be found here.
Distances by car: Cortona 10 km, Camucia 8 km, Montepulciano 30 km, Pienza 40 km, Siena 60 km, Castiglion Fiorentino 20 km, Lucignano 25 km, Passignano sul Trasimeno 25 km, Corciano 40 km
Distances by train: Roma 2h30, Florence 1h10, Assisi 1h10, Orvieto 40 min, Arezzo 25 min, Perugia 40 min
A1 Motorway exit: Valdichiana- Bettolle
Airports: Florence 1h30 by car; Rome 2h; Pisa, about 2h20.
Closest railway station: Terontola-Cortona, Camucia-Cortona [for Florence and Rome].
Minimum stay: 1 week – Check in: from 4.00pm – Check out: by 9.30am
Arrival day: during high season, stays are from Saturday to Saturday only. Stays can begin on a different day during low season.
Rate includes: weekly linen change, utilities, wi-fi, firewood, pool and garden maintenance, deckchairs and beach umbrellas, final cleaning.
Extra Costs: heating, if guests turn radiators on; a refundable deposit of € 300,00 for incidental damages, to be paid by credit card upon arrival.
Taxes: mandatory tourist tax, to be paid in cash at check in. The tourist tax is €6 per person for the first week (except for children under 12 years of age).