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Alle Pietre

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Tuscan atmosphere.
1 of 16Tuscan atmosphere.
Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Cortona, Province of Arezzo, Tuscany
My cozy 3-floor house is placed on top of the Etruscan walls of Cortona, at the edge of the historic center, on a very quiet and characteristic street. It can accommodate up to 4 guests. I hope you will enjoy the stunning view on the valley beneath!

Caratteristica casa a schiera nel centro storico di Cortona, un piccolo paese tra la Toscana e l'Umbria a 600m s.l.m ricco di storia e di arte: i siti Etruschi, la Cattedrale e numerose chiese della città, il Museo Diocesano e la storia del pittore cinquecentesco Signorelli. La casa si sviluppa su più livelli, arredata in maniera confortevole con il caminetto nel soggiorno, uno spazio esterno a disposizione degli ospiti con vista sulla Valdichiana. La posizione centrale dell'alloggio consente di passeggiare nel centro del paese, fermarsi per una degustazione di vini toscani e umbri ne...
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Listing #HL1371491
About the Owner
Ester M
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2014
Interaction with guests
I will be always at check-in, to deliver the keys and to show you the house. I will gladly available to suggest places to visit and to solve any problems.
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Reviewed July 3, 2018

The house met all our expectations - it is 2 minutes from the centre of Cortona but in a very quiet street and has the added bonus of outside seating with wonderful views. It is well equipped and comfortable- Ester and Giovanni could not have...More

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EsterMai, VR Owner at Alle Pietre, responded to this reviewResponded July 15, 2018

Mick e Julie you have been nice and pleasant guests Thank you for your kind words You are always welcome in my home Giovanni e Ester

Reviewed June 25, 2018

We stayed for one week in Ester's beautiful house in Cortona and cannot say enough about how enchanting, comfortable, quaint, friendly, and delightful our stay was. I traveled with my 12 year old son on a "mommy-son" holiday to Italy and this week was the...More

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EsterMai, VR Owner at Alle Pietre, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2018

Dear Pia, thank you very much for your kind words. It was a pleasure to know you and your son. You will always be welcome at home. Ester and Giovanni

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Reviewed June 19, 2018

Cortona is a lovely and picturesque town perched up on a hill. The Tuscan way, as it were. Alle Pietre is a gem of a house on three levels which could easily accomodate two couples. The house is as cozy as it is old, but...More

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EsterMai, VR Owner at Alle Pietre, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2018

Even if we do not write as well as Radu, we want to say that guests like Irina and Radu were exquisite, precious and respectful and we warmly recommend them. We also hope to meet them again Ester e Giovanni

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    2 Showers
    1 Full
    1 Sofa
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  • Damage Deposit: C$150 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
The house is located on the ancient Etruscan walls, at 100meters from the main squares, in a very quite and scenic place.
All shops, restaurants, markets, coffee shops and art galleries are nearby as well as, from the house, it will be easy to reach the most beautiful sorroundings ( Celle Monastery).
Getting around
Cortona is a little town to visit walking.
If you don't like to rent a car, you could take the train at Camucia train station, the small village down Cortona's hill. Camucia can be reached taking the bus departing every hour from the center.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Perugia, Firenze, Pisa, Roma: 60.0 km
Railway: Camucia: 3.0 km
Ferry: Livorno, Civitavecchia: 200.0 km
You can reach Cortona by car along the A1 motorway, exit Valdichiana, about 10km from the town.
Drive around the ancient walls clockwise and stop at Piazza Mazzini car parking, in front of Colonia door, one of the town's gate.(100 meters from the house)

Coming by train, you will arrive at Camucia train station.
If you will like, I will book a cab for you and you will reach the house just in five minutes. (The cost for the taxi is about 12€)
Otherwise a bus service (one each hour) ensures the connection with Cortona.

The nearest airports are : Perugia ( 60km), Firenze ( 130km), Pisa (200km), Roma Fiumicino ( 230km).
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 150.0 km.
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