About the Homestay
Umbria: In the heart of an historic DOC wine Estate, near Perugia, Assisi and cities of art (Gubbio, Todi, Deruta, Montefalco, Bevagna etc..).
MELA APARTMENT description:
140 mq on two floors for six guests plus two guests. Baby bed up to three years for free.
Ground floor: beautiful bright and stylish living, fully equipped kitchen (dishwasher, oven, microwave) with dining area up to eight people; one double bedroom, a full bathroom with shower.
On the first floor: A large and comfortable living room with sofa bed and wooden stove; a full bathroom with tub and shower unit, a room with two beds and a cot, a double bedroom.
Exterior area: private fully equipped and lighted pergola with barbecue. Elegant Deruta had made table up to twelve guests. Gorgeous view on Perugia and garden with pool area.
Large organic vegetable garden available for free, welcome basket with breakfast and complimentary wine .
THE AREA: The farm I MORI GELSI is located in the green heart of Umbria, less than a mile from Torgiano, a village inserted in the association “I BORGHI PIU’ BELLI D’ITALIA.
Framed by the rolling hills of vineyards and a characteristic, enchanting Umbrian landscape. The view from the house is on the vineyards of Fattoria Spinola and in the distance of Perugia and Torgiano.
Despite the silence and peace that will reign, is well connected to the main road (SP401) and then you can easily get to the places of interest and historical artists: Assisi, Perugia, Deruta, Todi, Gubbio, Montefalco, Bevagna ...
I MORI GELSI consists of a main house dated 1900 and lovingly restored, and its annex, which once housed the tractor shed, chicken coop and pigsty, refitted as a delightful detached house.
The main house was divided into two spacious and comfortable apartments 140sqm each, ideal for families or friends.
It 'set in a large private garden with swimming pool, fruit trees available to the customer, flowering plants.
Each apartment has its own private outdoor space consisting of a large pergola, lighted and furnished with a beautiful hand painted Deruta table and chairs. Guests also can enjoy a barbecue privately.
An organic garden is free at guests disposal during their stay, as are free organic eggs from the farm.
Guests will find a great welcome basket upon arrival with all the fixings for breakfast and two bottles of fine wine DOP and IGP Fattoria Spinola as a gift.
Included: Free baby cot. Children under 3 years sleeping in the baby bed are not considered in the number of people present so they are free. Welcome basket with breakfast, 2 bottles of wine, organic vegetable garden for free. WIFI, outdoor lightening, pool.
Costs to be paid on site: electricity, cooking gas, water € 40 per week, final cleaning € 100.
Heating € 80 per week per apartment if required. Bed linen and towels (optional by advising the owner) € 15 person per week. Damage Deposit: € 300 flat. Guest Pet fee: €25,00/stay.
Dog, Canary, Horse, 3 Others
- Bikes for use
- Swimming Pool
- Pets Indoor
- Internet Access
- Allow Smoking
Bedrooms available for booking
About the Area
April to October is the best time to visit this green region, which has large lakes, beautiful mountains, chateaux, impressive monasteries and cathedrals. This region has an atmosphere of medieval mystery because many of the great saints come from here.
Luckily there are lots of exciting towns in Umbria. Many of these towns are rich in architectural treasures especially from the Middle Ages plus there are a great many art collections.
The town of Torgiano still preserves its typical medieval appearance and the remains of its ancient walls.The Museum of Wine is of great interest, containing a precious collection of storical documents regarding various sectors: the art of wine-growing and wine-making, and artistic, folkloristic and bibliografic documentation on the subject.
You may also admire a very precious collection of maiolica dating back to th 17th and 18th centuries. The fortified part of the town is siuated between the middle of the Tiber valley and that of the Umbrian valley.
Here, the cultivation of the vine is an ancient art as is evidenced by the testimonial of archeologicals finds, and by a sketch dating back to the 14th century.
The zone is characterized by agriculture, consisting in the coltivation of various food-stuffs, and by craftsmanship, above all, the pottery trade.
The Museum of Wine is the most qualified in all of Italy, with its collections of tecnical instruments, prints dating back to various times, specialized craftsmanship and folkloristic documents.
Local Area Facilities
- Shopping Centre
- Amusement Park
- Horse Stables
- Sports arena
- Health club
- Bus Stop
- Train station
Hosts can offer a complimentary light breakfast at their discretion. All other meals, including a full breakfast, might incur an additional cost, if offered. Meals and any additional payment should be arranged directly with your host.
Included in the stay
- Complimentary Light Breakfast
- Use of Kitchen
Minimum stay 3 nights in low season; 1 week in medium high season.
BEHAVIOUR - The Guest (s) shall behave in a civilized manner and shall be good neighbors respecting the rights of the surrounding property guests. The Guest (s) shall not create noise or disturbances likely to disturb or annoy the surrounding property owners. Creating a disturbance of the above nature shall be grounds for immediate termination of this agreement and Guest (s) shall then immediately vacate the premises. Quiet hour starts at 10 PM and Pool and outdoor noise should be kept to a minimum.
Landlord shall provide cups, knives, forks, spoons, dishes, and other items as commonly used by the Landlord's family. Toilet paper, soap, dish detergent, laundry soap, shampoos, and other consumables are to be purchased by the Guest(s). No reimbursement will be made for unused consumables left at the premises. If consumables exist at the premises when the Guest(s) arrives the Guest(s) is free to use them...
Guest(s) agrees not to access the "owner's closet", even if unlocked, which contains cleaning supplies and chemicals that could be hazardous to children and adults. The owners closet is located just inside the main front entry way.
DAMAGE DEPOSIT- A damage deposit of € 300/unit is required. This sum must be received the day of your arrival (as well as balance of rental rate and eventual utilities) and returned the day of your departure, entirely or partially depending of eventual damages to the house and its equipments. You agree maintain the property in the same condition in which it was found. Reasonable wear and tear accepted. Furnishings are subject to change without notice. Furniture, bedding, mattress pads, utensils or any other property supplied with the rental property must not be taken out or transferred from one property to another. Loss of these items, as well as damage to the property or furnishings in excess of normal wear will be charged to the guest(s).
1. Clean refrigerator. Leave no food or drink in it.
2. Empty all garbage into outside cans.
3. Do not re-arrange furniture. Owner will retain € 25 from deposit for moving furniture back.
Guest(s) shall see to their own security while in the property by locking doors, windows, garage doors, etc. when it's prudent to do so.
The number of Guests shall not exceed the number of Guests on the rental reservation agreement. If more people are found to occupy premises than on the rental agreement, Guest agrees to pay for the additional people.
Smoking is allowed indoors and outdoors.
How do I book?
Contact the host to check their availability and ask them any questions you have about staying with them. Once the host confirms they’re available for your dates, you can complete your booking.
When do I pay?
Once a host confirms they're available, you can go ahead and pay the 15% booking fee (maximum of 250 $£€ for longer term bookings) using a choice of payment methods: Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Maestro, Laser, JCB & PayPal (not available in certain countries). You then pay your host on arrival or as stated by your host on their profile and agreed by you on booking. Please be cautious if a host requests advance payment if its not included on their profile. Our hosts have been advised that if they wish to request advance payment they must make this explicit in their profile. We do not recommend the use of Money gram or Western Union.
When can I share my contact details?
Host and Guest email address, phone number and home address will be exchanged in a confirmation email sent to both immediately after a booking is completed. It's against our policy for Guests and Hosts to exchange direct contact details via our messaging system.