Villa Palazzo is a private Tuscan villa at only 3 km from Monterchi, where Piero della Francesca painted one of his most famous frescoes “La Madonna del Parto” towards the end of the 15 hundreds.
Villa Palazzo is a private Tuscan villa at only 3 km from Monterchi, where Piero della Francesca painted one of his most famous frescoes “La Madonna del Parto” towards the end of the 15 hundreds. It is consequently an ideal setting for reaching small characteristic villages in Umbria, the splendid Tuscan art cities like Cortona and Arezzo.
The palazzo dates back to 1785 and on the inside one can breath the antique atmosphere as though time has stopped. Then the Palazzo was enlarged and the bedrooms and lounge rooms were decorated by a famous local artist, Luigi Puletti, a precursor of Liberty style.
Villa Palazzo represents the perfect union of tradition and modernity, where you will be spoiled by the attention of the owner, who will do everyting possible to make your holiday unique.
GARDEN & SWIMMING POOL: The house, with private swimming pool is surrounded by 25 hectars of land with century old oaks, cypresses and pine trees through which a natural park has been created, so that the guests can admire the flora and fauna typical of this angle of Tuscany. A one hectar rose garden surrounds the villa and on one side there is the pergola with moscatello and canaiola grapes used for the production of holy wine.
The swimming pool (6 mt by 12 mt and 1.5 mt deep and which has a magnificient panoramic view) is located on an lower level with respect to the villa and is complete with umbrellas, gazebo with table, chairs, sunbeds in aluminium and a shower. On request you can enjoy the external Jacuzzi.
The garden and the swimming pool are lit up at night, ideal for spending Summer evenings, perhaps tasting a good glass of local wine.
ACCOMODATION: the villa is 500 sq mt. In some areas the tradition of visible beans have been mantained, while in others the frescoes have been restored. The major part of the bedrooms are frescoed, the furnishings are a mix between modern and antique pieces. Also in 3 of the bathrooms with marble shower and thermostatic mixer, you can find this mix between traditional and modern. All of the bedroom have AC and ensuite bathrooms.
Ground floor: Loungeroom with armchairs, dining table and chairs for 12 people, TV satellite, stereo, large fireplace (not functional).
Large kitchen with table and chairs, electric oven, microwave, american and moka coffee machines, toaster, dishwasher, 6 gas burners, 2 fridges (one with icemaker). Outside laundry.
First Floor: Bedroom 1: double bed, ensuite bathroom with WC, bidet, hand basin, shower, private balcony with armchairs. Bedroom 2: 2 single beds, ensuite bathroom with WC, hand basin, shower. Bedroom 3: double bed, ensuite bathroom with WC, bidet, hand basin and shower. Bedroom 4: double bed with ensuite bathroom, with WC, bidet, hand basin and shower.
Second Floor: Bedroom 5: 60 sq mt, king size double bed, ensuite bathroom with WC, bidet, hand basin and shower. Bedroom 6: 2 single beds, with ensuite bathroom, with WC, bidet, hand basin and shower
AMENITIES/FEATURES: ADSL wireless internet connection, 3 cots and highchairs, heating and AC in all the bedrooms, washing machine, thermostatic mixer in the showers, iron and ironing table, dishwasher, microwave, american and italian coffee machines, oven, water boiler, 2 fridges with icemaker, toaster, blender, fruit juicer, courtesy line in each bathroom, BBQ, outdoor furniture, alfresco dining, stunning views, fire extinguisher, fire blanket, emergency first aid kit, TV sat, DVD player, parking/covered parking, patio, outside Jacuzzi (on request), ping pong table, Stereo HiFi, pets are not allowed.
LOCATION: Arezzo 29 km, Cortona 48 km, Gubbio 67 km, Perugia 70 km and Montepuciano 77 km. The highway is only 27 km from the villa. Bus in Monterchi at 2,5 km and train station in Arezzo 23 km Airports: Perugia 55 km, Florence 120 km.
In case of cancellation of a booking, the clients are entitled to a refund based on the days in advance of arrival day, as follows: