Our comfy 2 bed apartment (which sleeps 3) is elegant and fully equipped, with a view of our olive grove and the lake far below. Cool in summer and warm in winter, it has a wood stove and electric heating. A full library and lots of videos.
20 minutes from Orvieto in Umbria and an hour north of Rome,The Hobbit House is a 750 square foot apartment built under our patio. It overlooks the olive grove and garden and has a large French door leading out to the patio, all on one level so it is good for handicapped access.
Murals by artist, Buckley Smith, painted on the interior wall of the sitting-bedroom make you feel as if you're seeing the best of Italian countryside while relaxing on a loggia.
Sitting-bedroom sleeps 2 in a matrimonio bed.
Breakfast nook looks out over the garden and patio.
Kitchen is fully equipped with china, appliances,gas stove, oven,refrigerator, etc.
Bathroom has full tub and "telephone" shower.
Heating by wood stove or regular radiator.
A twin bed is in the library corner.
Video player is set up so you can watch movies from your bed. No regular tv.
We are available to help with any problems.
The medieval village, Civitella del Lago, on top of the mountain is a 20 minute walk or 5 minute drive. It has a grocery store, a bakery, a pharmacy and 2 cafes. To do a Lot of shopping, Orvieto is a 20 minute drive away. Gorgeous cathedral. Wonderful old town.
There is a bus from Civitella to Orvieto at 6am, returning at 2pm if you don't have your own car.
Our stone house looks like a Renaissance building, but in fact we finished it in 2007. You approach it on a country lane shaded by old oaks.
Very peaceful and beautiful, the site of the Hobbit House and main house overlooks the Tiber river far below and the olive groves on either side of us.
THE AREA: Orvieto, our closest large town, is 20 minutes' drive away. Spoleto, Assisi, Perugia, Deruta are all within an hour of driving. Montecchio and other medieval hill villages are nearby.
If you bring your pencils and sketchbook,Buckley Smith, well-known artist, will be happy to give you sketching lessons on our patio for 60 euro a lesson!
We are on site in our house above and are here to help with any questions or problems
The medieval village of Civitella del Lago crowns the mountain. Lago di Corbara is far below. Walks through pastoral countryside and views of olive groves and vineyards surround us.
The bus leaves Civitella for Orvieto at 6am and returns at 2pm. It drops you at the funiculare which will take you to the historical town of Orvieto high atop a volcanic plug of tufa.
To secure your reservation, 100 euros deposit is required at booking. You can pay by Paypal or by check. Contact us for details.
|Room type:||Entire home/apt|
|Extra people:||$71 / night after 2 guests|
|Minimum Stay:||3 nights|
|Weekly Price:||$982 /week|
|Monthly Price:||$4128 /month|
|Check In:||3:00 PM|
|Check Out:||12:00 PM (noon)|
|City:||Civitella del Lago|
This is the final rate, including any fees from the host and Airbnb.