Luxury villa rental in Italy has a new name Castello di Procopio. A private eight bedroom castle in the mountains of the borderland between Umbria and Tuscany. The fully restored castle has a commanding view of the Tiber valley, where it has been for hundreds of years. Each suite has all of the luxuries of the modern world, with the charm of an interior designed to take you back in time. The sister property of the renowned Palazzo Terranova, this castle must be seen to be believed. It is a retreat from the everyday life, an oasis for the heart and mind and the ultimate destination for a luxury holiday. Fireplaces in each room, velvet drapes, renaissance tapestries, frescoes, artwork, furniture and the view are all married in a perfect union to create the unique atmosphere of this spectacular property.
With its ancient and dominant spirit this fully restored castle, eight grand bedrooms with all of the commodities of the modern world, features a commanding view of the valley in the borderland between Umbria and Tuscany at 580 meters above sea level. This is a special place for families and friends travelling together - and in general for all those searching for the ultimate destination for a luxury experience in Umbria. The castle features fireplaces in each room, velvet drapes, renaissance tapestries, frescoes, artwork, furniture and the view all create a quite unique atmosphere. Restoration commenced in the mid 1980's and finished in 2012. This property is situated in an area, which is an ideal home base for sorties into both the Umbrian and Tuscan countryside; for instance, it is merely half an hour to the Trasimeno Lake, a heaven for kids with many activities including mooring and any sort of naturalistic fun. The castle is in fact half an hour from Gubbio and slightly more than an hour from the traditional villages of Norcia and Cascia with their traditional alimentary products (ham and salame) and the ski station of Forche Canapine. The airports in Rome, Florence and Pisa are each about two hours away, while Perugia’s airport is about thirty minutes away. Umbria, and in particular this area, has a massive presence of Art, history and culture as well as abundant natural beauty, with the added luxury of no mass tourism.
The estate is 580 meters and 1909 feet above sea-level; The property offers 2000 SQMT (21,600 SQFT) of living space; The property offers 5 hectares (123.552 acres) of exterior spaces; The estate features a heated swimming pool and air conditioning in some of the bedrooms; 16 is the maximum number of guests the property can accommodate.
2 Outdoors terraces available for dining • 4 Double bedrooms exposed to the SE with en-suite bathrooms with AC • 8 Double bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms • 1 Living room • 1 Dining room • 1 Kitchen • 1 Wine cellar with private dining room • 1 Private Bar • 1 Gym • 1 Massage Room • Carport for 20 cars.
Alarm System • Automatic gate with photocells and code • Bedrooms equipped with Hi-Tech Bathrooms • 1 Bedroom equipped with Jacuzzi • Satellite Television 400 channels throughout • Bedrooms equipped with Telephone • Cooling Fans in bedrooms • DVD player • Flat screen Televisions throughout • Gym room • Internal Lift Mechanism • iPod Docking Station • Mosquito nets in all bedrooms • Outdoor Swimming Pool • Professional kitchen (staff use only) • Safe deposit box • State-of-the-art Sound System • Wine cellar with private dining room • Wireless Internet.