Feel at home in this self-catering accommodation in Tuscany with modern amenities and elegant furnishings throughout. Casa San Francesco is a beautifully restored 3 bedroom home, which comfortably sleeps 6 people. It is just a short walk from the main piazza downtown and offers wonderful views of the rooftops and the valley below. The magnificent church of San Francesco (where St. Francis of Assisi ministered for several years) is located just down the street.
Casa San Francesco consists of three floors of living space and has 3 bedrooms and two bathrooms (with showers). Two
bedrooms have queen-sized beds and the third has two twins. Upon entering from the street, you find the living room with
a cosy functional fireplace and a home bar. In addition, there is a TV, free Wi-Fi, a DVD player and a stereo. The kitchen is complete with modern amenities.
As this is a town center apartment, there are no terraces, gardens or outdoor areas, instead, the beautiful Cortona is your backyard! Made famous by the movie ‘Under the Tuscan Sun’, Cortona 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 San Francesco.
Wi-Fi, American-style coffee machine, Moka pot, fireplace, heating, oven, microwave, toaster, 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 San Francesco. A small supermarket is also less than 10 minutes away on foot and so are ATMs and a 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 San Francesco, 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, about 2h20.
Closest railway station: Terontola-Cortona (for Florence and Rome).
Minimum stay: 1 week – Check in: from 3.00pm – check out: until 9.30am
Arrival day: from Saturday to Saturday
Rate Includes: Weekly linen, utilities, Wi-Fi, final cleaning
Extra Costs: Heating, if radiators are turned on during your stay
Tourist tax: 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: a minimum security deposit of €250 will be pre-authorized on your credit card at check-in. The pre-authorization hold will be released at check-out. In the unlikely event that the vacation rental is wilfully or negligently damaged, the deposit will be withheld and applied to all repair and replacements costs, except in case of major damages.