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AMAZINGLY Romantic, Honeymoon Perfect, Secluded Pool and Garden

just one more dip before lunch..
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15 reviews
just one more dip before lunch..
The bedroom...even a choc by the bed...one each of course....
Sleep and dream area.
Botticelli from your pillow
Room with a view...beautiful
Dual pampering room....ummm bath or shower??
The Kitchen/Living area..more than fully equiped and ready to cook..maybe.. after that glass of wine
I think a little prosecco before dinner... or afternoon tea....
Relaxing seat in garden...I bet you didn't know it was there!
local views with Citerna on the hill.
Plenty of space to admire the view.
View down from Citerna,2 mins away..
Just a little read of that book then a dip in the pool!
Lunch in the shade..
The Swimming pool at night...how romantic.
Tomatoes and lettuce fresh from the garden...hope they are ready for picking! figs,apples,plums etc
Just the two of us...yehhh. and we don't even have to share.
Alfresco dining on the veranda
Ahhh.... just relax!
field behind
harvest time and still very beautiful..
Now I know why it's called Il Girasole!!
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Perugia, Province of Perugia, Umbria
This beautiful Italian bungalow with it,s garden and private NO SHARING pool is an ideal get away for couples seeking a truly romantic holiday in the Tuscany and Umbria region. Il Girasole, (The Sunflower); is situated in the charming town of Fighille, right on the Umbrian, Tuscan boarder. The bungalow has a long large veranda which runs around the outside, it has a small portico with sitting area just off the main living space with comfy outside chairs to sit and admire the views. The garden is set with lots of areas to relax and unwind, whether on the hammock or laying by the pool on a lounger. There are facilities for outside dinning with table, chairs, parasol and a BBQ....... What Luxury..
The views from the house and garden are stunning and stretch down across the Valtiberina Valley, and up the hill to the picturesque medieval...
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About the Owner, Polly P
Languages spoken: English, Italian
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 4 days ago
Listed since : Jul 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 15 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
We do not charge extra for linen, cleaning, parking etc.,
We do have a nominal charge for heating in the winter.
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Listing #HL255646
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Excellent - based on 15 reviews
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Ben L
1 review
Reviewed 14 August 2017 for a stay in August 2017

Superb location with stunning views. Very good facilities and superb local restaurants. Nothing was too much trouble for our hosts. Would return tomorrow!

Reviewed 18 July 2017 for a stay in July 2017

Management response:

Thank you so much for your review and your kind words.. it was a joy to have you to stay and it makes Roger and I happy to think we are offering our guests what they should expect from any well earned holiday. We are here to please. Thank you.


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Paul W
2 reviews
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Reviewed 23 February 2017 for a stay in October 2016
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Great apartment, great hosts, great views, amazing pool... We had an amazing all round stay. Highly recommend .. thank you Roger and Polly

Management response:

Thank you for your kind words. Your recommendation means a lot to us. Thank you. Kind regards Polly and Roger


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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Il Girasole has a well furnished lounge with log fire and under floor heating for those winter breaks away. Two comfortable modern his and hers leather sofas, wifi,C.D. player, a dining area with table and chairs and a modern well equipped kitchen, Dishwasher, fridge freezer, toaster, oven, gas hob perfect for preparing that Italian feast… A complimentary welcome pack will ease you into a stress free start to your holiday… Bathroom with separate shower, bath and his and her marble top sinks, toilet and bidet, hair dryer etc., A large romantic King sized bedroom dressed in a classical Italian style, a large comfortable renaissance style matrimonial {king size} bed, dressing table, wardrobe etc with all linen supplied.
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Sofa
    1 Super King
    1 Crib
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
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7 Oct 2017 -
6 Apr 2018
1 night
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Singapore Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: $184 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
How much deposit do I need to pay and when do I pay the balance?

To confirm your reservation we require a deposit of 50% plus £100 refundable security deposit, the security deposit is returned to you at the end of your stay if there has been no accidental damage, no extra cleaning was required on your departure because the cottage was not left reasonably clean and tidy, and there have been no unexpected bank or pay pal charges

CHRISTMAS, NEW YEAR and EASTER charged at Special season rate of £1100. per week. Heating is not included in the Low and special season price which includes under floor heating and logs for the fire. The price will be calculated according to usage.
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About the neighbourhood
Il Girasole, (The Sunflower ), is 8 km from the Terme di Fontecchi spa. It is just 30 minutes from Arezzo which has the main train-line up to the North 1 hour to Florence or south to Rome 1hr 20 min on a fast train, or all the way down to Naples and Pompei. It is 10 minutes from Anghiari and Sansepolcro.

The weather is warm in the spring months and getting hot into the summer. It stays warm all through September and even have had many evenings eating outside in October.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Perugia San Francesco d'Assisi - Umbria Inter: 65.0 km
Railway: Arezzo: 30.0 km
Ferry: Ancona: 157.0 km
Flights from the UK

Ryanair fly to Perugia 45 mins away, Rimini 1hour 15mins.

Easyjet fly to Pisa and Rome Ciampino both 2 hours away.

Car hire is available at all airports with most leading names. We have always found Europe car to be keenly priced.

Directions by car from Perugia (San Egidio airport)

1. Just follow E45 dual carriageway in the Cesena direction.

2. Exit at San Guistino through Pistrino follow signs for Fighille, pass “Bar Bloom”.(on the right)

3. Turn immediate left,(signed Sasso), and left again at end of the road. ” Via della Fonte” is situated on the left of a right hand bend with safety mirror. Villa Noce, and Il Girasole is the last villa on the right.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 96.0 km.
Nearby cities
Tuscany Villas (23,405)
Umbria Villas (3,520)
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