Minutes away from Cortona’s attractions, Casa Ombretta is an ideal base for a Tuscan holiday. Its charming garden – a rarity in Cortona’s town center – offers the perfect spot for relaxing and al-fresco meals.
Casa Ombretta is split into 3 levels.
The front floor opens onto the ground floor, where an original fireplace from the Middle Ages can be found. On this floor, a double room is joined by a living room, a kitchen and a bathroom with shower. French doors connect the living room to the garden.
An internal staircase leads to the first floor, where a second living room can be found, with comfortable sofas and a TV, as well as a fully equipped kitchen and dining table. Still on this floor a double bedroom, a bathroom with a Jacuzzi and a second lounge. A beautiful, panoramic terrace completes this floor.
A second internal staircase leads to the second floor where two en-suite double bedrooms, one with a Jacuzzi, can be found.
Casa Ombretta comes with a private garden of around 500 sqm, entirely fenced.
The front garden is furnished with outdoor furniture, suitable for al fresco meal, the back garden is furnished with sun loungers.
Wi-Fi, private garden, heating, washing machine, dishwasher, iron and ironing board, American-style coffee machine, toaster, oven, Moka pot, hairdryer, LCD TV. Cot and highchair upon request.
The picturesque town of Cortona, made famous by the movie ‘Under the Tuscan Sun’ is 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. All are within walking distance from Casa Ombretta. A small supermarket is also less than 10 minutes away on foot and so are ATMs and the post office.
The town of Camucia is less than 4 km away. Here one can find bigger supermarkets, shops, restaurants, pizzerias, a train station, ATMs, cafes and petrol stations.
In Terontola, only 15 km from Casa Ombretta, there are a small supermarket, ATMs, petrol stations, a post office and a train station (Terontola-Cortona).
Distances by car: 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
Airports: Florence 1h30, Rome 2h, Pisa 2h20.
Closest railway station: Terontola-Cortona (for Florence and Rome).
Minimum stay: 1 week. Check-in: from 3.00pm – Check out: by 9.30am
Arrival day: from Saturday to Saturday
Rate includes: weekly linen change, utilities, wi-fi, garden maintenance
Extra Costs: heating if guests turn the radiators on.
Taxes: mandatory tourist tax, to be paid in cash at check-in. The tourist tax is €8 per person for the first week (except for children under 12 years of age).
Refundable damage deposit: € 500