A charming 14th century luxury property with swimming pool in Umbria set in manicured garden
Villa San Savino is a luxurious four-bedroom property situated in Umbria, only 20 km from Perugia. It offers guests the perfect backdrop for laidback holidays in complete privacy and tranquility.This luxury residence is part of one of Italy’s most select private country estates; it is one of the oldest properties in the grounds and once served as one of the estate’s main social gathering points. Though expertly restored and modernised, it still boasts some of its original features including the kitchen with terracotta tile floors and imposing stone walls, and the former chapel’s façade, both seeped in history.
The villa’s exterior is covered in colourful ivy, helping it to blend in with its natural surroundings. A large swimming pool overlooks the rolling hills of Umbria, and is surrounded by sun loungers ideal for catching the rays. There is a spacious garden with various al fresco living and dining areas to relax in including furnished terraces and verdant lawns. A wooden terrace jutting out over the valley below is the perfect place to watch the sun set whilst sipping a glass of local wine.
Indoors, the villa is stylishly decorated and exudes an inviting atmosphere where guests can completely relax and slow down. The main living and dining room is a former chapel, which adds to its atmosphere. There is also a second cosy living space with sofas and a fireplace, perfect for catching up with a holiday read or relaxing of an evening.
The country-style kitchen is fully-equipped with all the modern amenities needed to cook up a tasty Italian feast.
Each of the four well-appointed bedrooms features en-suite facilities. The master bedroom on the ground floor also boasts direct access to the garden.
The estate features its own restaurant specialising in local cuisine, and guests are granted discounted rates at nearby Antognolla Golf Course, an 18-hole championship course designed by renowned architect Robert Trent Jones Jr.
Additionally, the guests have numerous activities available to enjoy, from yoga and Pilates, to hiking, cycling, or fishing. For utter indulgence, guests can also enjoy wellness therapies in the comfort of their villa.
Villa San Savino is a chic countryside property ideal for a group of eight guests looking to discover Umbria's cuisine, culture and natural beauty.
NB: From the estate entrance there are 3 km of white gravel road to reach the villa. Whilst the road is in good condition, it is not suitable for low-height cars.
GROUND FLOORBedroom 1 – king-size bed, en-suite bathroom with shower, and garden access
FIRST FLOORBedroom 2 – king-size bed and en-suite bathroom with bathtub & showerBedroom 3 – queen-size bed and en-suite bathroom with showerBedroom 4 – twin beds and en-suite bathroom with bathtub
Villa San Savino is part of the exclusive Murlo Estate in Umbria. The region - hailed as “Italy's Green Heart” - is undoubtedly one of the best destinations for those who wish to holiday as close to nature as possible.
Umbria is also a top choice for family holidays, as well as for wedding getaways. Visitors will find complete relaxation as well as numerous options to explore the region’s rich cultural heritage as well as an excellent gastronomic scene.
The 18-hole Antognolla Golf Course is just two minutes from the villa, where guests receive exclusive discounts.
Other activities on offer in the local area include wine tasting, history & culture tours, hot air ballooning, cycling, quad biking, horse riding, boat tours, truffle hunting, farm visits, and museum excursions, and shopping trips.
Distances (approx.):Antognolla Golf Course – 2 minutes’ driveIl Caldaro restaurant – 10 minutes’ driveLake Trasimeno – 20 minutes’ driveUmbertide 15 km - 20 minutes’ drivePerugia - 25 minutes’ driveCortona - 45 minutes' driveMontepulciano - 1 hour’s driveRome – 2.5 hours’ drive
Disclaimer: the location on the map may be approximate due to privacy reasons.
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