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Renovated farmhouse with private swimmingpool in the middle of nature

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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Vicoli, Province of Pescara, Abruzzo
Casa Lavanda is a beautiful renovated farmhouse with swimmingpool(8x4m) in the Abruzzo countryside. The pool is cleaned twice a week. A selection of inflatables is provided.
It is located at the end of a country road in the commune of Vicoli (Pescara province).
This lovely farmhouse has 1 ha of land with olive and fruit trees and several herbs which can be used in the kitchen. A large kitchen dining room with wood burner gives access to the pergola for 'al fresco' dining and enjoying the stunning views. The house looks across a valley to impressive hills. A welcome pack is included in the price.
Downstairs double bedroom and showerroom with WC and bidet. Upstairs 1 large bedroom with double bed and single bed and large terrace; bathroom with shower, bath, WC and bidet; lounge with satellite TV, Dutch, English, French, German and...
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About the Owner, Griet C
Languages spoken: German, English, Italian, French, Dutch
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 24 days ago
Listed since : Dec 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 2 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL1284299
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Denbigh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 August 2016 for a stay in August 2016
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We stayed in this magnificent renovated farmhouse in August 2016. As a family of 5, including 2 teenagers, we were keen to rent a place with internet and a private swimming pool. The owners of Casa Lavanda have really focused on the holiday experience and their attention to detail made the week that we stayed a total pleasure.

Upon arriving at the house, we found a stunning view. The house looks across a valley to impressive hills and it was clear to see why the owners had purchased this place. Access to the house was arranged ahead of the rental and was exactly as agreed.

Upon entering the house, the accommodation is immaculate and to a very high standard. The kitchen had everything that you could need and we had the bonus of a welcome pack gifted by the owner. The house and surrounding area were spotlessly clean. We had tables to provide indoor or outdoor dining options, with plenty of crockery and cutlery. The fridge/freezer was a good size for our family of...

Aartselaar, Belgium
Reviewed 4 August 2015 for a stay in July 2015
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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
included in the price : - one-time linen & towel setup (only for the cot linen should be brought; a mattress and mattress protector are available) - 1 towel, 1 bath towel and 1...
    1 Full bath
    1 Shower
    1 Crib
    1 Twin
    3 Fulls
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19 May 2018 -
30 Jun 2018
spring 2018
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1 Sep 2018
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27 Oct 2018
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  • Damage Deposit: £262 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Casa Lavanda is the place to fully rest, away from everyday stress, in the midst of beautiful nature. The view of the mountains and olive and vineyards is fantastic.
In the vicinity there are several excellent restaurants: at 1km Pizzeria La Fenice within walking distance of the house (10-15 minutes stroll); La cucina di nonna Francesca (Carpineto della Nora); La Bandiera (Civitella Casanova) Michelin-starred restaurant; Osteria del Corso (Civitella Casanova) for the lovers of snails!
Getting around
At 8 km there is a zoo La Rupe.
Approximately 1.5 km away is a protected nature reserve equipped with picnic tables and playgrounds.
In Carpineto della Nora you can visit the San Bartolomeo abbey.
Explore one of the most beautiful villages of Italy; discover the National Parks.
The beautiful and well-kept beaches can be reached in 45'.
Go shopping in Pescara or in one of the several shopping malls or outlet shops.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Pescara: 35.0 km
Railway: Pescara: 40.0 km
GPS COORDINATES : latitude 42° 21'039'; longitude 013° 54'039';
From the highway A25 take the exit Villanova, direction Villanova, Cepagatti.
From Pescara, take the SS602 towards Villanova, Cepagatti.
Follow the signs 'Agriturismo Fattorie Riccitelli'.
After passing the village of Catignano (about 100m), take the road towards Penne. After approximately 4km, take the road on your left, immediately after the bridge over the Nora river, continue following the signs of the agriturismo. Once you've reached the agriturismo on your left hand, drive 1 km further and take the first road on the right, just after the sign 'San Vincenzo'. Pay attention ! There's a black metal cross in the beginning of the road. The house is at the end of the road(500m)...
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 35.0 km.
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