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La Specola: Historical Lake House

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3 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Anguillara Sabazia, Province of Rome, Lazio
Recently restored, the house is tastefully decorated with antique furniture and fully equipped with modern facilities (full HD TV 42', wi-fi in every room, air conditioning, Playstation 3, hair dryer, iron, etc.).

La Specola boasts 290 m2 (3200 ft2) of indoor space, 60 m2 (650 ft2) of outdoor terrace, 40 m2 (130 ft2) of outdoor garden and can very comfortably host up to 6 people. The property is composed of 3 en-suite double bedrooms, a spacious and bright living room with exceptional architecture and breath taking views over the lake, an antique fireplace, a very functional rustic kitchen, a utility room, a large terrace and a private entrance with an idealic garden. In addition, guests can enjoy an extensive selection of books in French, English and Italian (to be read on the chaise longue overlooking the lake!) as well as a origin...
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About the Owner, Paolo M
Languages spoken: English, Italian, French, Spanish
Response Rate: 93 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Aug 2014
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 9 reviews and 1 property
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Mike F
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 11 May 2017 for a stay in April 2017

La Specola was fantastic, met all of our needs, Anguillara Sabazia is a beautiful village with easy access to Rome by train. Our group of three couples found the apartment to be very spacious. Pele was very helpful in arranging transportation for us including a van to take 6 of us to the cruise port at the end of our...

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Reviewed 9 April 2017 for a stay in April 2017

We must admit that when we arrived we were a little unsure of what we had gotten ourselves into. The poor taxi driver had pulled up in front of the police station in the pouring rain and said "this is your hotel". We laugh now at how confused we must have looked to him. We called PeLe and within two...

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55 reviews
24 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 25 June 2016 for a stay in June 2016

Everything about our stay at La Specola was brilliant; Paolo was very gracious and accommodating during the booking progress and Pele was so helpful in Anguillara. She arranged a taxi to meet us at the airport and to take us back on the last day and she met us in the resort and gave us good local knowledge. The apartment...

  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Ask about smoking
    Check in: 5:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Half bath
    3 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Crib
    3 Fulls
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  • Damage Deposit: $957 / stay - Deposit
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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