Borgo di Bastia Creti, Umbria
|Località Bastia Creti, 270, 06019, Spedalicchio - Umbertide, Perugia, Umbria, ITALY.|
Description: Borgo di Bastia CretiPerched at the top of a hill overlooking the Niccone Valley, Borgo di Bastia Creti is a boutique country house complex set in a carefully restored and modernised rural hamlet. Enjoying 360 degree views over spectacular unspoilt landscape of Umbria, this delightful property offers luxury accommodation in five self contained villas.
Located a few kilometres from the town of Umbertide, Borgo di Bastia Creti is perfect for exploring this splendid region, often called the ?green heart of Italy?. Lake Trasimeno, of particular interest to nature lovers, is just over half an hour's drive away, while the historic cities of Perugia and Assisi, with their splendid medieval and renaissance landmarks, are also within easy reach. Guests seeking other outdoor activities will also be spoilt for choice, and the area is a haven for hikers, walkers and mountain bikers. There are also a number of golf courses within 30 kilometres of the property.
Borgo di Bastia Creti has five independent villas, fully equipped with everything necessary for relaxing, comfortable stays in this splendid setting. All the villas are individually decorated in an elegant, rustic style, featuring antique furniture, natural wood and stone, hand-made tiling and fine fabrics. There is also a swimming pool, and the hamlet's ancient chapel has been converted into a magnificent dining room and lounge area, Club Bastia, which can also be used for bespoke special events such as weddings.
Type of rooms: Borgo di Bastia CretiLimonaia:
Sleeps 2. 1 bedroom and 1 bathroom.
Ground Floor: Kitchen; Dining area; Sitting room; Cloakroom; Double bedroom; Bathroom.
Sleeps 4. 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.
Ground Floor: Sitting room; Kitchen/Dining area.
First Floor: Double bedroom; Bathroom; Twin bedroom; Shower room.
Sleeps 6. 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms.
First Floor: Sitting room; Kitchen/Dining room; Shower room; Twin bedroom; Bathroom; Small private terrace.
Second Floor: Double bedroom; Twin bedroom; Bathroom.
Sleeps 6. 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms.
Ground Floor: Kitchen/Terrace; Sitting room; Double bedroom; Bathroom; Double bedroom; Shower room.
Open Spiral Staircase to First Floor: Double bedroom; Bathroom.
Sleeps 8. 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms.
Ground Floor: Sitting room; Kitchen/Dining room; Double bedroom; Bathroom.
First Floor: Double bedroom; Double bedroom; Bathroom.
Second Floor: Double bedroom; Bathroom.
All houses feature: TV/DVD player; CD player; Satellite television; Stereo; Washing Machine and iron; Dishwasher; Hair dryer; Insect Screens; Fully equipped kitchen; Holiday readings; Living room with fireplace; Air conditioning in each bedroom; Easy to use alarm system; Free Wi-Fi internet connection throughout the hamlet.
This is a beautiful countryside area, with a relaxed atmosphere but use the alarm system and do not leave ground floor windows or any main entrance door open or unlocked.
Number of rooms: 5
Official category: Country House.
Languages spoken: Italian, English.Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard.
How to get here: From Florence:
Take Highway A1 exit Valdichiana, direction Perugia.
Exit at Tuoro, follow directions for Umbertide and go through the little villages of Lisciano Niccone and Mercatale until the village of Spedalicchio.
Immediately after the end of the village turn right on the dirt road for Borgo Bastia Creti.
Keep driving straight on, after 1,2 km turn right at the crossroads and keep climbing the cypress lined road for 2 km until Borgo Bastia Creti.
From Rome or Cesena:
Superstrada E45, Umbertide-Gubbio exit.
Follow directions for Umbertide and go through this town.
Continue in the direction of Mercatale-Tuoro for approximately 4 km.
In the village of Niccone turn left towards Mercatale-Tuoro, pass the village of Molino Vitelli and just before the sign for Spedalicchio village turn left on the dirt road for Borgo Bastia Creti.
Keep driving straight on, after 1,2 km and keep climbing the cypress lined road for 2 km until Borgo Bastia Creti.
Nearest airport: Perugia San Francesco d'Assisi - Umbria International Airport - 45 km.