Located outside the Etruscan walls of Cortona, near the beautiful church of Santa Maria Nuova, Villa Vasari is a majestic villa with amazing views on the Val di Chiana valley perfect for families and friends that are looking relax.
Villa Vasari is the perfect place to spend your holidays far from the crowded cities but without forgetting all the comforts, the property is made of a main villa and a cottage both recently renovated.
The main villa (can host 8 people) is on three levels, on the basement you will find French windows, from which you can enjoy the view, with a comfortable living room with fireplace, perfect to spend some time all together and a service bathroom with toilet and sink. On the ground floor, there is a modern kitchen equipped with everything you will need to prepare delicious dinners and a dining area to enjoy your meal all together like a real Italian family.
Two double bedrooms with satellite TV and ensuite bathrooms (one with whirlpool shower and the other one with whirlpool bathtub, shower and steam bath) complete this floor.
An internal staircase will lead you to the first floor where you will find two double bedrooms both with satellite TV and ensuite bathroom, furnished of whirlpool shower and whirlpool bathtub.
Close to the villa there is the cottage (can host 4 people) made of living room with traditional fireplace, a cozy dining area and a fully equipped kitchen; a double bedroom with satellite TV and bathroom with shower completes this floor.
Thanks to an internal staircase you will reach the mezzanine floor with a twin bedroom that on request can be arranged as double.
Note: Next to the property lives the owner’s family, they are nice people that will guarantee your own privacy.
- Both properties have their own swimming pool and private parking: while the cottage has a traditional swimming pool with Roman steps (4m x 9m open from June through September) and a private garden with gazebo, the main villa has an infinity pool (4m x 8m; open from the end of May to the end of September) overlooking the valley and a private terrace with outdoor kitchen and BBQ.
The villa is outside the walls of Cortona, which has available 2 small mini-markets, a pharmacy, many small typical restaurants in which it is possible to taste traditional Tuscan cuisine and excellent restaurants written up in the famous national and international gourmet guides, ice-cream parlours and cafes with outside tables for a coffee or an aperitif while watching the passing parade.
If you are looking for more shops 3 kilometres away your villa there is also the town of Camucia, the commercial area of Cortona, where there are big supermarkets with excellent choices of local and national products, the train station (without a ticket office), banks, pharmacies and petrol stations
Villa Vasari is an excellent departure point for daily visits to different places of this area of Tuscany and Umbria.
By car: Montepulciano 40 km, Pienza 50 km, Siena 50km, Castiglion Fiorentino 15km, Lucignano 30 km, Passignano sul Trasimeno 15km, Corciano 25 km
By train: Roma 2h30, Firenze 1h10, Assisi ,1h10, Orvieto 40 min, Arezzo 25 min, Perugia 40 min,
Airports: Florence, 1 hour 30 minutes; Rome, 2 hours; Pisa, about 2 hours 20 minutes
Railway station: at 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 only
Rate Includes: Weekly linen, utilities, Internet, Pool towels, satellite TV, air conditioning, pool and garden maintenance
Heating: € 400 per week
Tourist tax: cash € 8.00 per person per the 1st week (except children under 12 years)
Final Cleaning: € 350
Refundable damage deposi: € 600.00
Screened Windows, Internet Wi-Fi, Heating Available, Washing Machine, dryer, Dishwasher, Iron, both American and Italian Coffee machine, Toaster, Electric over, hairdryer, LCD TV, satellite TV, Panoramic View