This is where
Earth and Heaven
This is where
Earth and Heaven
When renting VillaG – a newly built and modern holiday home with all facilities – nestled in the rolling mountains of Umbria, Italy.
You will have splendid views to the village of Preggio just across the valley, Lago Trasimeno to the south and as far as Monte Amiata and Tuscany in the distance.
Serenity and nature all around, yet close to Castel Rigone, Passignano, Perugia, Cortona, Umbertide, and just 90 minutes from Florence and 2½ hours from Rome
Ideal for up to 8 people with four double bedrooms
All bedrooms fitted with mosquito screens and with direct exit to terrace - 1st level bedroom also with a private terrace. 1st-floor bathroom with two wash basins. Ground floor bathroom directly connected with the bedroom. Large high-ceiling kitchen/dining room, with rustic wooden dining table and fireplace.
Lounge with sliding glass doors and panoramic 100-kilometre view to Lago Trasimeno and beyond.
Large patio in full length of the house, shaded by large oak three.
Washing machine, dishwasher, large gas-cooker with 5 burners and electric oven, American fridge with ice cube maker and chilled water. Espresso machine, blender, pasta maker and outdoor Weber gas grill.
Gas boiler for off-season floor heating in all rooms and hot water. Sonos music system and TV connected to NetFlix. Wireless Internet available.
The 220 square meter house has 2 levels.
Newly built in energy class A on a 10.000 sq meters plot of land. Large panoramic windows and doors let in the light and views. Interior décor is rustic, light and modern with Nordic inspirations, as we both work in interior décor and photography.
Environmentally built with a rainwater-recycling system and solar heating. Saltwater pool is 9X4 meter long and 1,50 meter deep, is not heated but has electric cover for heat preservation at night and child protection. Large pergola with relaxing lounge area - stone benches and homemade oak wood table.
Villa G is privately owned, and we treasure every moment we are able to spend here. But we are pleased to rent it to people - who like us - truly appreciate Italy - the Umbrian countryside - the majestic views and the peace and quiet of this very special place.
Ideal for those who seek art and architecture as well as natural beauty and tranquillity - long walks, beautiful countryside and outdoor activities.
The house is snugly built into the sloping hills 700 meters above sea level on 10.000 sq. meter grounds in the perimeter of oak forests, farmland and olive groves below. The view stretches more than 100 kilometres and offers 180 degrees scenery, overlooking forests, distant towns and villages, rolling mountains, a shimmering Lago Trasimeno and due West, right across the valley the village of Preggio, with its 13th-century bell tower, which still chimes every hour.
A mesmerizing and peaceful viewpoint. This unique area is listed under the EU legislation “Nature 2000” for the protection of areas with significant heritage value.
Nearest shopping is in Castel Rigone - 6 kilometres away.
35 min to Perugia, 20 min to Umbertide and Passignano, 35 min to Cortona, 90 min to Florence and 2½ hours to Rome.
The Owners: Lise & Kristian Septimius Krogh
We live in Denmark – Copenhagen – have two grown-up children and a cat. Lise is an interior designer, writer and stylist – Kristian works as a professional photographer and produces pictures for several international clients. We are both self-employed, and besides working independently with clients, we have also for more than 3 decades produced features about homes and interiors and the people living there. Our work has been published in more than 70 magazines in 20+ countries. We have also made 8 books, out of which 2 are made in Italy.
Besides working together we also have a shop/gallery in Copenhagen – “Studio Septimius Krogh” – here we show and sell unique vintage, fine design, furniture, jewellery and art photography by Kristian.
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From our Guests Book
What a great time we had
- What a great time we had in your beautiful VillaG. The house, the view, the swimming pool - we enjoyed everything.This year we were looking for an inspirational house in Italy, which we found in Villa G. Thanks for sharing your house with us.
- Best regards Johan and Alice
- Back in Munich we wanted to send you a big Thank You for having us as guests in VillaG. We enjoyed every minute and hope to come back one time.
- All the best for you and your family
- Thank you again for a wonderful stay!!! We hope to be back sometime in the near future.
We now understand what makes Umbria so special!!!!-…
What can I say
- Lise, what can I say… we love staying at your beautiful place -
Jewel in Umbria
- Once again, thank you very much, have a great time and a lot of fun with your jewel in Umbria.
Beautiful and unique
They say that the house reflects the owner .... and this house is beautiful and unique. Thanks Lannia and Marco
Booking & Prices
Low Season - Pool closed
Start Oktober to end April
Mid Season - Pool open
Start May to end June
High Season - Pool open
Start July to end September
Arrival & departure
Arrival Saturdays: 4 PM. (16:00)
Departure: 10 AM. (10:00)
(Unless otherwise specifically arranged)
On arrival, you will be welcomed by our housekeeper, who will guide you through the house, and answer all questions.
You are always welcome to contact us for further information
Services & Procedure
30% deposit to be paid when booking.
Balance and security deposit € 500 to be paid no less than 30 working days before arrival.
Security deposit € 500 - returned 1 week after departure.
Housecleaning € 125,- /week
Tenant may cancel the booking no less than 6 months prior reservation and get a full refund. Cancelling after 6 months will cause loss of deposit - later than 1 month before booking all payments.
Cooking service, bike renting and wine tours etc. can be individually arranged.