Type: Farmhouse accommodation Geographical Location: Hill Accommodations:
n°10 Apartment . Total Guests 58
The farm holiday Santa Maria lies in the heart of Umbria in the neighbourhood of San Venanzo, among the historical towns of Orvieto, Todi and Perugia in the protected area of the Monte Peglia Park.
In this little uncontaminated paradise among oak trees and torrents easy to reach, near at the more important city, like Todi, Perugia, Orvieto, Assisi.
The Santa Maria Farm is surrounded by secular oak trees and junipers forest.
It comprises 50 hectares of land divided between biological olive groves and arable land, where cereals such as, oats barley and durum, wheat are cultivated and certified by the "Suolo e Salute" with two daisies.
Traditional farming methods are used involving no dangerous pesticides or chemical fertilisers.
In the seasonal periods while walking around on the small paths you can pick strawberries, mushrooms, wild asparagus, truffles and chicory and find the Faena torrent that runs across the property or little tiny country churches made of stone.
Accommodations and Services in Agriturismo Santa Maria
The Farmhouse Cerreto, where we receive guests , has a tower which dates from the 1200s. Over the centuries rooms were added around the tower according to the needs of the family and it developed into a small hamlet.
We renovated the farmhouse in 1998. While maintaining the original structure, porches and steps have been added as well as a swimming pool and restaurant.
The buildings' rich historic detail creates a warm and magical atmosphere. There are six independent apartments of different sizes:
Rosato, Cerretello, San Bartolomeo, Civitella dei Conti, Collelungo, Rotecastello.
The Farmhouse Cerreto Alto sits on top of a hill where there is a stunning panoramic view of Umbria. The house is located on our farm where we have sheep, cows, chickens and charismatic pigs! We also have an organic garden and fruit trees. There are four independent apartments in Cerreto Alto. They can accommodate 4 to 7 people each, with the possibility of adding beds for children. The apartments have fully equipped kitchens, bathrooms, a living room with a fireplace for warmth in the winter and a television.
San Vito in Monte, Ospedaletto, Ripalvella, Poggio Aquilone.
Internal Services: Acces Internet, TV in room, Wifi, Heating, Final cleaning
Educational activities: Astronomical studies, Guided tour of the farm
Courses: Courses Painting
Ceremonies: Ceremonies, Meeting rooms
External services: Barbecue, Rental Bikes, Car park, Park
Experiences: Cycle tourism, Trekking
Outdoor Swimming Pool 16x7 with bathrooms, shower and bar; Library; Big Common Living Room with big fireplace; Separate Dining Room; Heating; Fireplace; Portico; On booking we prepare fantastic meals with tipical local cookery and party.
Cassette player, radio, Washing Machine; Hiking/Biking Trails; Mountain Bike Rental; Maid Service Daily on request; Linens/Towels; Laundry Facilities; Cable Television; GameRoom; Garden; Tennis table; Table football; Big wood-burning owen; Little stonemade Chapel.
[Agriturismo Santa Maria] on booking we can organize trekking in the wood with guide, Course of watered colours and oil paint with artist master. Course of cooking with professional cook. Price is 100 euro for one day with materials and dinner included.
Where we areWe can organize with a specialist, visits in historic and artistic cities around us: Perugia 35 Km; Todi 30 Km; Orvieto39 Km; Assisi 50 Km; Rome 160 Km; Florence 160 Km.
The farmhouse/holidays house Santa Maria, is entirely in stone and according to amanuensis maps in the Monastery of Saint Peter, dates back to the 17th century.
It is situated on a hill overlooking a splendid and quiet countryside between two medieval villages.
The farmhouse Santa Maria is situated at 450 at sea level, renovated by the owner, who is an architect, in the tipical stonemade and wood Umbrian country-style. It has 6 apartments in different levels and in different sizes and also each of them has different special views.
Excellent for families and groups vacation.