Ideally located on the top floor of a magnificent palazzo, this apartment offers breathtaking views which are best appreciated from its stunning terrace.
The palazzo consists of 3 large apartments distributed as follows: one on the ground floor, another on the first floor and La Terrazza on the top floor.
To access this 80-sqm apartment, guests have to climb a 40-step staircase.
The entrance leads into an open-plan area with a fully-equipped kitchen and a living room with a comfortable sofa and armchairs. On the same floor, two double bedrooms and two bathrooms with shower.
The terrace has a surface of about 15 square meters and it’s furnished with a sofa and armchairs so you can enjoy a meal fresco or relax outdoors.
Decorated with antiques, the apartment is elegant but still cozy.
Please note that because of its location and architecture, the apartment is not suited to those with mobility difficulties.
On the ground floor, guests have access to a communal patio, which is shared by all the palazzo’s tenants, a quaint place where to sit and relax.
- A.C., Wi-Fi, dishwasher, oven, cooker/stove, fridge and freezer, American-style coffee maker, Moka pot, toaster, kettle, washing machine, iron and ironing board, hairdryer. Cot and highchair on 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 La Terrazza, which is in a street parallel to Cortona’s high street Via Nazionale (or Rugapiana). 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 La Terrazza, 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: by 9.30am
Arrival day: during high season, stays are from Saturday to Saturday only.
Rate includes: weekly linen change, utilities, wi-fi, final cleaning.
Extra costs: A/C €80 per week, to be paid in cash upon arrival, heating, if guests turn radiators on; a refundable deposit of €250 for incidental damages, to be paid by credit/debit card upon arrival.
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).