Italian self catering villa

A TIME TO "CHILL".....

It is time to chill, relax, get away from it all. Italy has a range of isolated spots, off the beaten track locations and more.

A few examples to inspire you. 

A beautiful panoramic villa surrounded by greenery, near the city centre of Gaeta and 6 km from Formia, from where ferries leave for the islands of Ponza and Ventotene. The house is ideally located for visiting both the main attractions along the northern coast, like Sperlonga (15 Km), Terracina (37 km) but also for sightseeing places in the south, such as Caserta with its Palace, and Naples (85 km) with its port of embarcation to Capri and Ischia. Views of the countryside and the islands of Ponza, Ventonene and Palmarola. The villa is surrounded by a garden and a terraced plot cultivated with vineyards, olive trees. There is a vegetable garden too, whose products can be purchased directly from the gardener (who has free access to the garden). The villa consists of a main building and 2 annexes. Access to the house via a narrow street. The property can accommodate up to 9 guests with 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. Reference NSIRK103.

This ancient manor house spread over three levels is located in the heart of the green hills of Tuscia Romana, near a small Etruscan necropolis and approximately 2km from the small village of Vitorchiano. The house is on the top of a small hill and is surrounded by meadows, a fruit orchard, and olive groves. The beautiful pool has separate children’s pool (4 x 4 m- depth 1, 20 m). On request, it is possible to visit the Etruscan tomb. Inside this spacious house, you will find a large living room with piano, a library with access to the garden, a dining room with access to the garden (porch with stone table) combined kitchen/dining room with pergola on the rear of the house, ideal for al fresco dining. The property is accessed via an automatic gate. Upon request and payable locally, it is possible to organize spa treatments, breakfast service, lunches and dinners, cooking lessons and guided tours (archeological itineraries, lakes, thermal baths, culture, food, and wine); it is possible to purchase the farms’ products (wine, oil). Comfortable furnishing. Horseback riding stables 1km, 2 km from the medieval hamlet of Vitorchiano (various shops), which overlooks a deep gorge, and is still protected by its city walls dating back to the 14th Century. Quiet position and a good starting point for trips to Viterbo 7km, Tuscania 25 km, Tarquinia 32 km, Orvieto 40 km, Rome 70 km, Norchia 18 km, rich in Etruscan finds and tombs. In the radius of 25 km, there are three volcanic lakes: Vico, Bolsena, and Bracciano.

 

The property can accommodate up to 25 persons with 10 bedrooms and 10 bathrooms. Reference NSIRU408.

This beautiful detached holiday home with private pool is located in the hills around La Spezia, in a beautiful sunny panoramic position. From here you can easily reach the most important places in the area such as La Spezia (15 km), Lerici (18 km) and Forte dei Marmi (38 km). The property is surrounded by a completely fenced garden of 4,000 m². Available to guests is also a large panoramic terrace overlooking the Gulf of La Spezia. The house is distributed on two levels: the bedrooms are on the ground floor and on the first floor there is the large kitchen with access to the equipped panoramic terrace, a spacious living room with satellite TV with pay TV card (included). The centre of Santo Stefano di Magra is 4 km from here. Do not miss to spend a relaxing bathing day at the sea (15 km), or to visit the beautiful Natural Park of the Cinque Terre and the city of Lucca (65 km) with its beautiful churches, squares and imposing city walls. With 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. Reference NSILL636.

Located in the pretty town of Maratea, is this beautiful  eighteenth-century convent. Originally occupied by the Visitandine nuns and set in the heart of Maratea's ancient centre and framed by the roofs of the old medieval village, this place is the perfect place to get away from it all. With its 27 rooms and suites, this 4 star oasis will allow you to chill and to enjoy the facilities available.

What do you have available here.... Breathtaking views; large outdoor pool with a solarium; jacuzzi; free bus service to the beach where you get access to sunbeds and beach umbrella; fine dining; free parking; fitness centre and garden. Reference 3924.

Boutique On Sea, this charming place provides guests with a total of 15 air-conditioned rooms. The Hotel has a wonderful panoramic view of the beautiful Tropean sea that will allow you to immerse yourself in the uniqueness of your vacation in Calabria: exclusive, high-quality services, breathtaking views, all in a familiar, cosy and not forgetting…romantic atmosphere.

This is the perfect place if you are looking for peace. The rooms are a unique part of your holiday by the blue sea. You’ll find a welcoming and harmonious blend of warm colours, with a light touch of ethnic design. The furnishings have been designed and selected with care, linking functionality to taste. All rooms have top of the notch technological equipment, from the television to high speed Wi-Fi network. Sit on the bed, breathe and feel the smell of the salty air. Open the window to be mesmerized by the beauty of the sea. After a day of sightseeing or sunbathing on the beach enjoy a glass of wine or Prosecco on the terrace. Reference 4445i.

We now head to our favourite island.... Salina. This boutique place was built in 2005 to take advantage of the tranquil beauty of Salina, the most luxuriant, green island of the Aeolian archipelago. Nestled among the vineyards of malvasìa (local sweet wine), this charming boutique hotel was designed in traditional Aeolian style influenced by various historical invasions. It is the ideal setting for your holidays, weddings, events and celebrations, with manicured grounds including an indoor living area with computer, libraries and fireplace, extra spacious terraces and solarium and the outstanding restaurant “della casa” that allows you to dine intimately. You will really b getting away from it all when you are here.

From the moment you step into one of the 12 rooms, you’ll be charmed with the magic of Sicily. Warm, welcoming colours, locally-made furnishings and rustic touches. Each room is elegantly appointed and features a private terrace overlooking the Aeolian Sea where you can unwind at the end of the day and experience the stunning sunsets, with Stromboli and Panarea on the horizon. Choose from a Classic or Superior room. All are spacious and comfortable, decorated with attention to detail and ensuring an unforgettable, relaxing stay on the Island of Salina. Each room is decorated with different Sicilian touches and colours to make you feel uniquely pampered.

With an onsite restaurant, sea views, pool, geothermal spa tub and a pool bar which is open daily. Reference 3709.

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