- Sleeps 10
- 4 Bedrooms
- 6 Bathrooms
- Swimming pool
- Table Tennis
This luxury villa, set on a small private estate of 49 acres with magnificent lawned gardens, is within easy reach of hill towns, historic villas, gardens, the beach and Rome.
Lower Ground FloorLarge open plan cinema/pool room opening to pool area with games, table tennis and large screen TV2 shower roomsThis area can be set up with up 4 additional beds for young adults OR a double bed and a further bed for a child
Ground Floor (Raised a few steps)Entrance hallCloakroomStudySitting / TV room, open fireplaceDining room opening to balcony and steps down to gardensKitchen / Breakfast room with opening to balcony and steps down to gardens
First FloorMaster double bedroom (king size bed, can be made up as twin) with shower room en suite2 Twin bedrooms (can be made up as double) with shower room en suiteMaster double bedroom (king size bed) with bathroom en suite and separate shower
Children's FacilitiesCot and highchair
Cooking OutdoorsBuilt-in barbecuePortable barbecue
EntertainmentPlasma satellite TVWiFiDVD PlayerBluetooth speakerLarge TV with surround sound (Lower Ground Floor)
Games and SportsVolley ball setBoulesBasketball netGymExercise bikeYoga matsBoard gamesPool inflatablesBicycles for adults and children2 Table tennis tablesTraining station with flat bench, pull-up bar, parallel bars and abs station - 20 dumbbell of different weight with professional rack station
Kitchen EssentialsFridge/freezerDishwasherMicrowaveCoffee machineFood processorHobOvens
Private Pool12m x 4m1.30m deepBuilt-in stepsGatedPool towelsSolar showerOpen from 09 May - 26 September
Villa EssentialsPortable fansWashing machineHairdryers for all bedroomsIron & ironing boardSecurity system
About the villa
Cypress trees, cedars and ancient oaks, lavender, roses and hazelnut groves fill the private acres of this elegant country house, peacefully secluded in the hills of northern Lazio, within easy reach of Rome by car or train. Catching the breezes in its elevated spot, the estate grounds, extending to approximately 49 acres are glorious, with pergolas and parasols for al fresco living, a gated pool set in a lovely lawned clearing, plenty of space for youngsters to play and cycling, jogging and walking, and the intriguing ruins of an ancient Roman wall. The villa itself has been lovingly restored to produce a house of quality and character, with beamed ceilings and hand-crafted brick floors framing light and airy spacious rooms, styled in most attractive and comfortable country style. In a straightforward and ideal layout for two families, on each side of the house, two bedrooms, each with en suite facilities are accessed through an ante-room with sofa beds for children or young adults. En suite shower rooms are individually designed with flair and artistry, and one double bedroom has a big bespoke bath tub.The sitting room, study, dining room and kitchen with large breakfast table are complemented, at lower ground level, by an enormous, social space, with cool, pale flagstone floor, 'cinema area' with large TV, and access to the poolside with table tennis.
The treasures of Rome can be conveniently visited by train from Capranica. Lake Vico is within 3 kms and the surrounding region (called Tuscia) is rich in historic and cultural interest with medieval villages, important Renaissance villas, glorious historic gardens and the most important Etruscan necropolis in Italy. There are also numerous cultural events such as Tuscia Opera Festival and Tuscia in Jazz to attend. The English - speaking owners who welcome guests are delighted to give their personal recommendations The staff are available to assist with breakfast and lunch preparation, cooking (hazelnut tart a speciality!), shopping, personal laundry for an additional cost as required. A most comfortable option for those who love exploring different regions of Italy, the villa is also within an easy drive of both the airports serving Rome Airports, and is therefore a good choice for guests flying in from different parts of the world.
This villa has been chosen by the Italian fashion brand Ferragamo as a location for their Spring Summer 2019 collection. Please click this link to view the beautiful exteriors used in their Spring Summer 2019 promotional film.
Minimum stay 4 nights outside July and August.
Fewer of You?
Competitive prices are available outside July and August for smaller parties wishing to enjoy the space and privacy of this villa.
Please note that there is a lower rate for using just 3 bedrooms (up to 5 persons) up until 25th June and from September onwards. Any remaining bedrooms will be closed off when this lower rate is applied.
Please indicate on booking how the beds should be made up. Please note that there are 3 extra beds in the anterooms on the first floor. 2 bedrooms are accessed via these ante-rooms and therefore these ante rooms are more suitable for children or young adults. Please advise if these are required.
There are also extra beds in the large open room on the Lower Ground Floor, an area that can accommodate up to 4 young adults OR a double bed with further bed for a child. Please advise if these are required. Maximum occupancy 10 adults and 4 children (8 adults and 3 children on first floor, up to 2 adults and 1 child on the Lower Ground floor) 14.
An English speaking CV representative in Italy will be available by phone during your stay. Contact details will be sent with your travel documents.
Arrival from 16:00 - 19:00. Departure by 10:00.
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