Alla Posta dei Donini, Umbria
|Via Deruta, 43 , 06132, San Martino in Campo, Perugia, Umbria, ITALY.|
Description: Alla Posta dei DoniniStanding in a magnificently restored 17th century palace, Alla Posta dei Donini enjoys a quiet location on the edge of the village of San Martino in Campo. Surrounded by spectacular gardens and parkland, this luxury boutique property property offers comfortable accommodation in a tranquil period setting.
Alla Posta dei Donini's situation, just a short drive from Perugia, means that it is an ideal point of departure for exploring this delightful region. Perugia, surrounded by Etruscan walls, has one of the finest piazzas in Italy, the Piazza Grande, while Assisi, Todi and Torgiano are also within easy reach. Lake Trasimeno is a haven for water sports enthusiasts and nature lovers alike, and activities available in the area include hiking and trekking, mountain biking and horse riding. There are also several fine golf courses in the region.
The two renovated villas of Alla Posta dei Donini feature spectacular period decoration and furnishings, including vaulted ceilings, wood beams, and frescoes by Perugia school painters. There is even a charming 17th century chapel with a magnificent altarpiece dedicated to St. Philip. The hotel's Spa and Wellness centre offers guest a wide range of facilities, including hydro-massage and salt water baths, a Turkish bath and a sauna, and a number of massages and treatments can also be arranged. There is also a large outdoor swimming pool for cooling dips and relaxing in the shade of the pergolas.
Type of rooms: Alla Posta dei DoniniSuperior
Rooms are divided between the two buildings, Villa Costanza and Villa Laura. The rooms are decorated with meticulously selected upholstery and curtains, wood-beamed ceilings, some with canopy beds. A romantic atmosphere enhanced by the right balance of modern comforts and enchanting ancient frescoes.
Most rooms have a magnificent view of the botanical garden. All rooms and suites each include air-conditioning, internet access, telephone and satellite TV. The bathrooms, with complementary hair dryer and beauty kit, are furnished with walk-in showers and separate tub decorated with different coloured marble counters. Rooms sizes vary between approximately 18 and 28 sq m.
Room amenities: Alarm clock, Air-conditioning, Bathrobe, Pool towels, Coffee machine, Telephone with external line, Dogs allowed, Fax, Hair dryer, Laundry service, Internet access (modem), Internet access (high speed), Internet access (Wi-Fi), Mini Bar, Private bathroom & WC, Radio, Safe box , Desk, Satellite TV, Park view.
Additional information: Alla Posta dei Donini
Transfer services available on request. Charges apply.
There is free outdoor parking and paying parking in the underground garage.
Bus services to Perugia are available near the hotel.
Number of rooms: 48
Official category: 4 stars.
Languages spoken: Italian, English.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club, JCB, Maestro, CartaSi.
How to get here: From Rome: Exit at Orte and take the E45 to Perugia.
Exit at Torgiano/San Martino in Campo, turn right and cross the overpass to take strada Ponte Nuovo.
After 1200 m, turn right on Via Deruta where the Alla Posta dei Donini resort awaits you at number 43.
From Florence: Take highway A1 towards Rome, exit at Valdichiana.
Take E45 to Perugia and exit at Torgiano/San Martino in Campo.
Turn right on Strada Ponte Nuova and follow the directions above.
GPS Coordinates: 43° 2' 17.49'' N 12° 24' 4.52'' E
Nearest airport: Perugia San Francesco d'Assisi - Umbria International Airport - 15,2 km.