Lovely self-catering apartment –accommodation for 2/4 guests - located in a charming Tuscany XIII century villa with pool near Arezzo-Cortona- Siena. Independent entrance from the gardens with a very spacious living/dining area, excellent facilities, ecological swimming pool and panoramic views on the Tuscan landscape. Perfect for couples and for small family groups. Away from traffic and only at few kms far from Cities of Art.
75 square metres , 2 rooms - this 2 level apartment is cheerfully decorated in yellow shades. Open plan living/dining with 1 double sofabed, fully equipped kitchen, dining table for 4, plus fireplace. The upper level features 1 queen sized bedroom, with a wardrobe space and the well appointed bathroom with shower. Private outdoor patio with sunshade. This spacious one bedroom apartment may easily accommodate 2. Other 2 guests can be accommodated on the double sofabed.
Torre del Guado is placed at the same distance (3 kms) from the medieval towns of Anghiari and Sansepolcro situated in Upper Tiber Valley, and 37 kms from Arezzo, not far from Cortona and Siena, on the edge of the Chianti wine region and of Umbria. The villa’s convenient location will allow you to easily reach the main art cities including Assisi and Urbino, Perugia and Pisa, Trasimeno Lake, Florence, Rome, ..). They are all a day-trip away and easily accessible through the near E45 speedway, at only 4 kms from the villa, and A1 highway 32 kms far.
This area has a great culinary tradition: everywhere you can enjoy the wonderful dishes of Tuscan cuisine, accompanied by the fine wines. There are a number of music festivals in the region, including Umbria Jazz in Perugia and Tuscan Sun Festival of Cortona in July. The sport and nature lovers may take excursions on foot, on horseback or on mountain bike and wander through woods and vineyards, ruins of old churches, castles and lovely old farm buildings. Golf Club, tennis-courts and horse-riding are at short driving distance. Lakes Trasimeno and Montedoglio provide water-sports, trips to islands & a small beach.
For art lovers, in this area there are Signorelli, Perugino, Pinturicchio frescos in addition to the 'Piero della Francesca trail' around Arezzo, Sansepolcro & Monterchi.
This corner of Tuscany, on the Eastern border with Umbrian, is perfect for those seeking to enjoy stunning views, warm and welcoming people, and fantastic food. History awaits everywhere. Remote monasteries and quiet hilltop villages and towns, museums and churches almost alone. This area is a perfect getaway for anyone wants to just relax and enjoy the real Italy.