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Romantic refuge for 4 with your own private pool.

  • Your secluded private 15 metre infinity pool
    Your secluded private 15 metre infinity pool
    Your secluded private 15 metre infinity pool
    Your terrace in front of the old farmhouse
    Secluded pool for your exclusive use
    Bordering the olive groves
    Lavender walk to your pool
    Property description
    Holiday Rental House – 
    2 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
    The Umbrian countryside is known for its uncontaminated natural beauty, an enchanting landscape little changed from the days of Perugino and his paintings. It is in this marvellous natural context that Palazzetta Alta is set, formerly a simple farmhouse in a commanding position at around 500 m above sea level, and recently transformed into a villa of high standard and great charm.
    A track lined with old trees and perfumed shrubs leads to the house, where the noises of the modern world cannot be heard, but where you are simply surrounded by gently rolling landscape with extraordinary views towards the Tuscan hills, and where a real sense of peace and quiet reigns supreme. Sunsets can be breathtaking in their intensity of colour.
    The two-bed apartment offers every comfort with ensuite bat...
  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Blender
    • Books
    • Central Heating
    • Cooker
    • Dishwasher
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Grill
    • Internet Access
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Mountain Views
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Paper Towels Provided
    • Parking
    • Patio
    • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Shared Garden
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Stereo System
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Water Views
    • Wheelchair Access:
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    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Listing #FKN1968684 by: FlipKey
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35 reviews 35 reviews
12 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 13 July 2014 for a stay in July 2014
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Set atop a remote hill in Umbria, two hours from Rome and 30 minutes from Perugia, Peter Knight-Barnard's Palazzetta Alta offers the perfect getaway in the Italian countryside.

When we arrived we were greeted with a glass of Prosecco and found a large welcome basket in the kitchen filled with culinary treats and staples for breakfast and nibbles (eggs, bread, olives, onions, tomatoes, garlic, wine, biscotti, figs, and more).

Peter Knight-Barnard restored the home using local craftsmen and lived in it himself before deciding to make it available for rent. The main house is comprised of two bedrooms (each with its own luxurious bathroom), a living room, kitchen, dining room, and a laundry room with a third full bathroom. There is an entirely self-contained apartment with a separate entrance that Mr. Knight-Barnard inhabits (more on that later). The house has an interesting layout and no expense was spared on bathroom, laundry, or kitchen fixtures. The beds are...

Management response:

Thank you for giving Palazzetta Alta such a wonderfully upbeat and detailed review. I shall certainly pass on your kind words to the housekeeper, who will be happy to know how much you both enjoyed her cooking! more

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Listed since : Jan 2014
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Calendar Updated: 9 days ago
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