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Castle Gaiche

5 reviews
Lounge with open fire
The pool below the house
Castle grounds
Charmng bath
Cosy Lounge
Kitchen and Dining
The Castle from afar
Beautiful views around Gaiche
View of Castle Gaiche
View from Pool area
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Perugia, Province of Perugia, Umbria
By far the largest and most spacious, very well equipped house at Castle Gaiche, it has been newly restored stylishly furnished with two double bedrooms, this stone built house sits within 6 acres of grounds at Castle Gaiche. It is the only property with its own private garden and real fire. A large pool is the perfect back drop to 20 sq miles of hilly wooded countryside a walkers paradise.

A veranda overlooks extensive castle gardens filled with rosemary, lavender, and olive tress, allowing you to enjoy a taste of Italy in the finest surroundings. The property is set in the most private position with a lovely, sunny, south-west facing aspect and offers views to die for and serene privacy without remoteness.

Entrance to the property is via cobbled steps from the extensive, shared mature gardens within 6 acres of surrounding woodland, a...
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About the Owner, Clare G
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 91 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 81 days ago
Listed since : Oct 2008
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 5 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL75028
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English first
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 April 2013 for a stay in April 2013
person found this review helpful

My husband and I have rented Il Molino several times over the past few years, and each time `I go back I love it even more. The house is the largest at the castle, and is well worth paying a little extra for as many of the other properties are disappointingly basic. It also benefits from its own private garden,...

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 July 2010 for a stay in July 2010
person found this review helpful

From the A1 motorway between Florence and Rome, we take the Chiusi exit on our way to Castello di Gaiche. This road takes us through the beautiful Umbrian landscape with it's sunflowers, vineyards and scenic village of Citta della Pieve (worth visiting!). Within half an hour we reach the town Tavernelle from which we take the road up the mountain....

peak district
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26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2010 for a stay in September 2009
person found this review helpful

Had a lovely week with friends in this beautiful quiet place. Car essential, didn't do much in the evenings due to long winding road to Gaiche, but had special lunches out and relaxed when we returned. Lots to do and see in surrouding area and lovely people.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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A 200 euro security deposit will be taken on arrival
Price includes, , Gas, Electric, Cleaning on arrival and departure.
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About the neighbourhood
The area is excellent for walking or cycling. A number of circular walks start from the castle, taking you through the rolling, wooded Umbrian countryside, filled with wild flowers, birds and butterflies. A pair of hoopoes can often be seen in the castle grounds, and wild boar on the road in the evening dusk.<BR><BR>Heading further out, Castiglion Fosco (10 minutes by car) offers a small grocers (alimentari), bar, pharmacy, post office and restaurant. Tavernelle (15 minutes) is larger, with supermarkets, banks, petrol station, bars, shops etc. Castiglion del Lago, with its old town and 16th Century castle overlooking Lake Trasimeno is about 45 minutes away.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Perugia: 21.0 km
Railway: Perugia: 20.0 km
Flying to Italy:<BR><BR>The following airlines fly from the UK to various airports in Rome, Pisa, Perugia and Ancona. Please find more information on the individual sites.<BR><BR>Alitalia (www.alitalia.co.uk)<BR>British Airways (www.british-airways.com)<BR>Easyjet (www.easyjet.co.uk)<BR>Ryanair (www.ryanair.com)<BR>Thomsonfly (www.thomsonfly.com)<BR><BR>Car Rental<BR>A car is essential during your visit as the apartment is 7km from the nearest town of Tavernelle<BR>and is on no public transport routes.<BR><BR>If you are flying to Italy, car hire is available from Rome airports (Fiumicino or Ciampino), Pisa or<BR>Florence airports.<BR><BR>Trains<BR>The most convenient railway station... more
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Water Park Nearby.
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