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Lo Spaldo

Apartment with 1 bedroom and 1 bathroom in POPPI, Italy

From £614 per week

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Apartment to rent in POPPI, Italy

  • Apartment
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Bedroom
  • 1 Bathroom
  • WiFi
  • Parking
  • Private garden
  • BBQ

Apartment overview - owner's description

The farmhouse dates back to the nineteen century, has been recently restructured with care and good taste is in a unique and peaceful position.

The ancient Via Romea on the Apennine stretch between Passo dei Mandrioli and the Mount of Verna winds up through the Vallesanta, so called because of the near Sanctuary of Verna where in 1224 Saint Francis received the stigmata. For a short stretch the medieval pathway can still be determined. All over there is a profusion of the ruins of ancient castles .
Relais Il Fienile was inaugurated after a painstaking and skilled restoration of the old rural building.
The owner’s loving care and commitment can be seen in the smallest details. Zizì runs this exclusive residence as if it were a “guest house” and is proud of having turn a rural house into such an elegant and welcoming building, immersed in the Casentino hills where calm reigns.
The small number of apartments testifies the owner’s wish to offer an exclusive, elegant and refined ambience.
Il Fienile blends perfectly with the surrounding natural beauties, the park surrounded by trees, with magnificent views. A high quality accommodation that will make feel guests home.

the building
The Relais il Fienile is elegant, welcoming and environment-friendly, an ideal base for those seeking peace, good taste and comfort but wishing also to explore the many - and as yet largely undiscovered - riches offered by the Casentino: scenery, touring and trekking, history, religion, art, artisan work, and shopping.
The building (an old barn restructured with traditional materials - local stone, exposed wooden beams, Florentine terracotta) is surrounded by a green, tree-lined park, a large car-park, and several acres of estate. The Relais il Fienile is therefore the ideal place for anyone seeking quiet and discreet hospitality, a charming atmosphere, quality comfort in a family setting and at a particularly favourable price.


surrounding
The Relais il Fienile is situated in an exceptionally beautiful part of the Casentino, about 550 metres above sea level with a magnificent view of the massifs of the Pratomagno and Alpe di Catenaia and of the upper valley of the Arno.
As can be seen from the map, the Relais il Fienile is about 5 km from the historic town of Bibbiena, on the road leading to the medieval village of Gressa, in an ideal spot, not just for its magnificent panoramic position, a typical feature of barns, but also for its proximity to many centres of historical, artistic, scenic and religious interest:
• 10 km (10 min.) from Poppi, a beautiful little town of particular interest by virtue of the famous castle of the Conti Guidi, one of Tuscany’s best conserved medieval buildings.
• 15 km (15 min.) from the castle and Romanesque church of Romena (pictured below).
• 18 km (30 min.) from the sanctuary of La Verna, a Franciscan monastery par excellence and an object of constant pilgrimage, which houses the world’s finest majolica, fashioned by the hands of the Della Robbia family.
In no time at all (half an hour at the most) other highly interesting places are within reach: Arezzo, with its masterpieces by Piero della Francesca and Cimabue; the historic villages of Pratovecchio and Stia, with its thermal waters, and the convent and sacred hermitage of Camaldoli.

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Location

This apartment is:

4km from the nearest bar 4km from the nearest restaurant 4km from the nearest supermarket 70km from florence airport 30km from arezzo Train station 120km from bologna 150km from rome

Local activities

Fishing 1km Golf 7km Horse riding 1km Tennis 15km Trekking 0km

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Outside this apartment in POPPI, Italy
This apartment is in the countryside and in a quiet area. It has a barbecue, outside lighting and a garden. Car hire is necessary as the renter will need a car to get about for shopping, eating out and the beach; however parking is available if required.

Prices and availability

Updated 1 December 2016

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Changeover days and minimum stays

  • 24 December 2016 - 9 January 2017: the minimum stay is 7 nights.
  • 10 January - 15 June 2017: the minimum stay is 4 nights.
  • 16 June - 14 July 2017: the minimum stay is 7 nights.
  • 15 July - 16 July 2017: the minimum stay is 2 nights.
  • 17 July - 31 August 2017: the minimum stay is 7 nights.
  • 1 September - 31 October 2017: the minimum stay is 4 nights.
  • 24 December 2017 - 9 January 2018: the minimum stay is 7 nights.
  • 10 January - 15 June 2018: the minimum stay is 4 nights.
  • 16 June - 14 July 2018: the minimum stay is 7 nights.
  • 15 July - 16 July 2018: the minimum stay is 2 nights.
  • 17 July - 31 August 2018: the minimum stay is 7 nights.
  • 1 September - 31 October 2018: the minimum stay is 4 nights.
  • 24 December 2018 - 9 January 2019: the minimum stay is 7 nights.
  • 10 January - 15 June 2019: the minimum stay is 4 nights.
  • 16 June - 14 July 2019: the minimum stay is 7 nights.
  • 15 July - 16 July 2019: the minimum stay is 2 nights.
  • 17 July - 31 August 2019: the minimum stay is 7 nights.
  • 1 September - 31 October 2019: the minimum stay is 4 nights.

Optional extras

  • heating

    £8.40 per night, paid locally

  • baby cot

    £10.92 per week, paid locally

Facilities

Bedrooms

1 bedroom, Sleeps 4:

  • 1 double bed

There is also 1 double sofa bed in in the living room

Bathrooms

1 bathroom, 1 Separate WC

Entertainment

Internet / WI-FI, TV Languages in Local

General

Living area seats 6, Dining area seats 6, Central heating, Hair dryer, Towels / linen, Car hire essential

Kitchen

Cooker, Crockery, Cutlery, Fridge, Freezer, Glassware, Microwave, Pots / pans

Outside

Barbecue, Outside lighting, Parking, Private garden

Suitable for

Pets

Zizi

Average rating from 1 review

Private Owner From Bibbiena, Italy Member since May 2005

Past bookings: 10 bookings

Last logged in: 4 months ago

Number of properties: 2

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