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Antognolla, Perugia

Villa Antico Castello

10 Bedroom Sleeps 20 10 Bath Pool Fireplace Air-conditioning


Villa Antico Castello is a meticulously converted 11th-century castle that offers a blend of historical charm and modern luxury. Situated in an exclusive estate, this opulent residence overlooks the Tiber Valley and presents sweeping vistas of rolling hills, verdant fields, olive groves, and expansive vineyards.

The main villa, accommodating up to twelve guests, along with an annex within the grounds for an additional eight, provides an ideal retreat for larger groups.  The main villa boasts six well-appointed king-size bedrooms, each adorned with stunning en-suite bathrooms featuring marble accents. A separate annex with four king-sized bedrooms and beautiful en-suite bathrooms also has its own well-equipped kitchen and living area. Guests can bask in the breathtaking scenery from the infinity swimming pool or unwind on the sun loungers amidst various outdoor lounge areas. An al fresco dining table offers a picturesque setting to savour meals while taking in the surrounding valleys.

Inside the villa, the ambiance is one of grandeur and comfort, with vaulted ceilings, reclaimed terracotta floors, travertine marble staircases, and 13th-century frescoes seamlessly blending traditional design with modern conveniences.  The dining area, adjacent to one of the lounges, connects to a modern country-style kitchen, simplifying the hosting of dinner parties.

The estate enhances the experience with its on-site restaurant specialising in local cuisine and offers guests discounted rates at the nearby Antognolla Golf Course, an 18-hole championship course.  Guests can also indulge in wellness therapies within the villa for a complete luxury experience. Various excursions, activities and services such as in-house chef at the Villa itself or cooking classes, can be easily booked through the estate’s concierge team.

With its expansive grounds, elegant interiors, and top-notch facilities, Villa Antico Castello is an ideal getaway for cherished moments with loved ones.  It has its very own chapel, making it the perfect venue for hosting unforgettable destination weddings and special events.

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony Terrasse
  • Barbecue
  • Carbon Monoxide Detector
  • Coffee Maker
  • DeckPatio
  • Dining Table
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Free Parking
  • Fridge
  • Garden
  • Heating
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Internet Wifi
  • Iron
  • Ironing Facilities
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pool
  • Private Entrance
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Outdoor Seating
  • Sound System
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The Location

The Neighborhood

Located at the heart of Umbria, just a short 20-minute drive north of Perugia, this secluded haven serves as a privileged starting point for guests to embark on explorations of the captivating Umbrian and Tuscan hill towns.

The villa's strategic position provides a gateway to historical and culturally rich destinations, each exuding its own unique charm. Guests are not only welcomed to indulge in the luxurious comforts of Villa Antico Castello but are also encouraged to explore the nearby towns, where they can savor exquisite culinary delights and sample fine wines.

A vast variety of activities awaits in the local area, providing diverse experiences for guests at Villa Antico Castello. Delve into the rich flavors of the region with wine tasting, embark on enlightening history and culture tours, or elevate your perspective with a hot air balloon ride. For those seeking adventure, options abound, including cycling, quad biking, and horse riding. Discover the scenic beauty of the surroundings with boat tours or engage in the thrill of truffle hunting. Immerse yourself in the local agricultural scene with farm visits, explore the cultural tapestry through museum excursions, and indulge in some retail therapy with shopping trips.

For golf enthusiasts, the prestigious 18-hole Antognolla Golf Course is just a few minutes' drive from the villa. Guests of the estate enjoy exclusive discounts.

Key Distances (approx.):

Il Caldaro Restaurant – 5 minutes’ drive

Antognolla Golf Course – 10 minutes’ drive

Nearest village (Pierantonio) – 10 minutes’ drive

Lake Trasimeno – 20 minutes’ drive

Umbertide - 20 minutes’ drive

Perugia - 25 minutes’ drive

Cortona - 45 minutes' drive

Montepulciano - 1 hour’s drive

Rome – 2.5 hours’ drive

House rules

To ensure a pleasant stay, we would like to inform you about some additional services and charges. Please take note of the following details:

1) Villa Antico Castello is one of the 9 Villas that make part of the large Murlo Estate. Between the Villas there is a distance of approx. 2 to 8 minutes by car and the in-house restaurant is approx. 10 to 15minutes by car. Whilst the Murlo Estate offers excellent walking and hiking opportunities, it is a vast estate that cannot be traversed efficiently on foot. Thus, we strongly encourage guests to have their own car to move around the estate and to go on excursions off-site. Please note that sports cars and other vehicles with low ground clearance are not suitable for the estate's gravel roads. If guests do not have their own vehicle, all transfers, including those to and from the airport and all excursions must be arranged by the Murlo's Estate concierge team prior the the arrival. This ensures that the drivers are familiar with the estate and have access to all the gates and chains on the roads of the villas.

2) A variety of excursions, activities and services such as cooking classes and in-Villa chef services can be organized at an extra charged by the Murlo Estate concierge team.

3) Upon Check-in a Security deposit of 1500Euro will be pre- authorized on a valid credit card as a guarantee for any damage caused. Should there be any damages or breakages, the appropriate amount shall be deducted from the pre-authorization. The pre-authorization will be cancelled within 48 hours of your departure if there are no damages or breakages.

4) A non- refundable deposit of 30% will be charged upon booking and the remaining non-refundable balance due will be charged 60 days prior to the arrival.

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By choosing to stay with us, you make a positive impact on the environment.

For every booking, we proudly commit to planting a tree on behalf of our guests. Together, we can create a greener and more sustainable world, one tree at a time. In collaboration with our friends at Baumbuddy!

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