Villa Rosaspina from 1700's. Air/Con,Pool,Jacuzzi,Wi-Fi
Villa Rosaspina is a traditional old oak-beamed Umbrian stone villa dating from the early 1700’s. Standing on the Hills of Todi, in the Tiber valley natural park, it lies at the centre of one of Italy’s areas of greatest historical, artistic, cultural interest and outstanding natural beauty.
The villa is surrounded by olive groves, vineyards and its own woodland with centuries-old oak trees and is a perfect place for those who love privacy. From the large windows you can admire the view of the stream flowing through the valley below.
A spacious air-conditioned sitting room with stone fireplace has large glass door leading to the lawn. A glass door also leads from the kitchen out to a shady dining veranda with a stone barbeque which lends itself to long al fresco meals with unforgettable views over the Umbrian hills.
You can sit under the gazebo by the pool, contemplating the breathtaking views, and share the day’s discoveries with your family and friends via the villa’s Wi-Fi broadband connection.
The air conditioning throughout the whole house and the anatomical latex mattresses (anti-allergenic) will keep you cool. In addition to the luxurious facilities, including Air-conditioning, Jacuzzi, Wi-Fi, satellite tv, DVD and CD stereo system, Maid service, the property has been tastefully yet comfortably furnished with some beautiful antiques and paintings. The warm and welcoming atmosphere created by the traditional materials and furnishings will make this a truly relaxing holiday.
Fully equipped kitchen with dining table leading onto the veranda, cosy sitting room with fireplace, both of which air-conditioned and with mosquito nets; spacious veranda furnished with tables and chairs. One double air-conditioned bedroom with queen size bed (which can be converted into a twin-bedded room) and en suite bathroom with shower suitable for disabled guests. The whole ground floor is wheelchair accessible.
Three double air-conditioned bedrooms with queen size beds: 1 double bedroom with en suite bathroom with Jacuzzi bath and shower; 1 double bedroom with en suite bathroom with shower; 1 double bedroom, which can be converted into a twin-bedded room, with en suite bathroom with bath and shower.
Helpful owner-caretaker in separate house, independent from the villa, to ensure complete privacy for guests.
Garden and lawn maintenance.
Swimming pool maintenance.
Maid service twice a week(Saturday and mid-week).
Weekly change of bed linen, bath linen and swimming towels.
Services upon request: Additional maid service, local cook.
Cooking service must be arranged prior to arrival and is subject to the availability of the cook.
DSL/Wi-Fi access (outdoor wireless broadband internet access + indoor cable broadband internet access), Air-conditioning in all bedrooms and sitting room and kitchen with thermostatic controls in each room so guests can adjust to their individual needs. Mosquito nets at sitting room and kitchen windows. Fireplace (decorative only), satellite and terrestrial TV, stereo CD/DVD player and radio all Dolby surround. Central heating. Fully-equipped kitchen with dishwasher, refrigerator, freezer, stove, oven, toaster, filter coffee machine and espresso maker, all cooking utensils provided. Stone barbecue. Washing machine, Jacuzzi bath, hair dryer, anti-allergenic mattresses, all linen provided (weekly change), iron and ironing-board, cot, high chair. Private swimming pool 12x6m/20x40 feet furnished with sun-loungers, table and chairs. Gazebo and veranda furnished with dining table and chairs. Gardens, parking area.
Founded by the Umbrians 2700 BC.on the border between the Etruscan and Umbrian territories,not far from Rome and Florence,Todi has been defined as the most livable town on earth,the ideal town,by research of the University of Kentucky for its size,its climate,its hilltop location,its harmonious relationship to its surroundings.
A striking artistic centre in a magnificent position dominating the Tiber valley, celebrated for its Roman and Etruscan remains,for its palaces, its churches and its suggestive medieval environment.Picturesque winding streets,stone buildings, medieval wells arches sudden ascents and descents that create various prospective and sudden views of faraway valleys hills and mountains all contribute to Todi's unique fascination.
Piazza del Popolo is considered to be one of the most beautiful squares in Italy. The Temple of S.M. della Comsolazione 16th-17th c. built to a plan by Bramante is one of Italy’s finest Renaissance Churches.
In Todi many cultural events and exhibitions take place. The Todi Festival hosts avant-garde theater,music,dance.An antiques fair takes place every spring.Many celebrated artists and artisans of the whole world live and have their studios in Todi.The town is rich in art galleries,craft-shops,antiques dealers and restorers.Many characteristic restaurants(some of the most famous in Italy) and tipycal food shops:truffles,olive oils,wines.
MAIN DISTANCES from the villa:
Todi 8km/5miles - Deruta 20km/13miles – Assisi 55km/34miles - Orvieto 35km/22miles - Perugia 40km/25miles - Spoleto 40km/25 - Spello 60km/40miles - Gubbio 70km/45miles - Tuscany Border 50km/30miles - Rome 130km/80miles - Siena 145km/90miles - Florence 190km/118miles - Pisa 260km/160miles - Lucca 270km/168miles - Naples 330km/205miles - Venice 350km/220miles
Perugia km38/23miles - Roma 150km/93miles - Florence 190km/118miles - Ancona 160km/100miles - Pisa 260km/160miles.
New: for those coming from the UK, there is a direct flight, London Stansted – Perugia S.Egidio, which is at half an hour by car from the two villas, the flight is operated by Ryanair.