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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Abruzzo
Casa Cara has recently been refurbished and has its own private garden and olive grove. It offers easy access to Pescara (35 mins) and is centrally situated between the two National Parks.

Casa Cara would make an ideal base for couples who love the outdoors and the Italian way of life. There are some fantastic walks in the hills nearby and opportunities to discover a truly breathtaking part of Italy. The house is situated 35 mins from the beach and 40 minutes from the ski resorts offering year round adaptability.
Listing #HL281500
About the Owner
Nicola M
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2012
Reviews from our community
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Reviewed 22 August 2013

We booked the house due to a family wedding in Pietranico. The house provided us with everything we needed, but you need a car to get to most places. The village has a small shop where basics can be purchased, but the main shopping is...More

Thank Stephen T
Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(3)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The house can be used as a 1 bedroom (sleeps 4 with sofa bed) apartment or as a house with 3 separate bedrooms(1 ensuite). There is a large kitchen equipped with most facilities and the rooms are of a very good size. There is a private drive for car parking.
The garden is extensive and follows down to a private olive grove with fig trees. The house looks up to the village of Pietranico on the hill and is in a stunning location but not too far off the beaten track.
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    3 Queens
    1 Sofa
Availability
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per week
Default 7 nights
£450
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: £200 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Additional cost for logs if used in fire. POA 25% deposit is due at time of booking to secure your booking, this is non refundable and the remaining balance due 6 weeks prior to arrival. A refundable breakages/damages deposit is due for 200.00 euros this can be paid with your final payment and will be refunded at departure
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About the neighbourhood
Pietranico, in the province of Pescara, is an old agricultural town. Located on a hill near the Rota River, at an elevation of 1900 feet, the town overlooks the Pescara Valley. Its population is about 700 inhabitants.

Pietranico offers friendly shops and bars which are frequented by very hospitable locals.

The town grew up around an ancient small castle or fortress, dating from the 11th century and belonging to the Benedictine Monastery at San Clemente a Casauria.

Because of its rocky inaccessible location, the castle was a perfect refuge for the monks during raids by the Saracens and Normans who made raids from the coast of Puglia in the south. Seeking security and better living conditions, people came to settle around the castle, and Pietranico was born.

The old center of the...
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Pescara: 25.0 km
Railway: Torre di Passeri: 6.0 km
Ferry: Pescara: 27.0 km
Fly to Pescara Liberi Airport.

We are about a 35 minute drive from Pescara airport, with a regular flight from London Stansted, flying with Ryanair.

Rome Ciampino airport, is 2 hours drive, with many flights coming in from, Dublin, East Midlands, Durham, Luton, Stansted, Glasgow Liverpool, Gatwick, Bristol, East Midlands, Aberdeen, Belfast, Bournemouth, Cork, Doncaster, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Inverness, Liverpool, Newcastle, Nottingham, Shannon. Manchester and Leeds Bradford Airports, with Easyjet, Ryanair, and Jet2.



Cheap flights available:
at RyanAir.com from London, Frankfurt han, Girona, Eindoven, Oslo, to Pescara.
at FlyOnaIR.it from Bucarest, Bruxelles (Charleroi), Creta(GrK), New York, Paris to Pescara.
...and from Milano, Bergamo, Catania, Cagliari.

Flights also available to Ro...
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Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Nearest Beach: 27.0 km.
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