- Propery Type:
- Air Con
- Swimming Pool
- village close by
- welcome dinner
- golf close by
Situated in a quiet and more sought after spot of Asolo, this new property develops over 5 ha/12acres. Benefiting from its elevated situation on the top of the hill, Asolina has been built to take full advantage of the exceptional panoramic views. The villa is a five minute drive/20 min walk from the centre of the village.
The design of the villa is a wonderful combination of a traditional taste melted with modern comfort. This newly restored property has 3 en suite double bedrooms (beds 160x200) and it is ideal for 3 couples, providing them comfort and space. The bathrooms are all large and equipped with the latest technologies. Please note that, although the beds feature a one-frame bed of m1.60x2.00, they have 2 mattresses for this reason, people that prefer not to sleep together, can request they can be fitted with single linens.
The villa is 300 m2 /360ydl2 and is built on three levels.
The front door leads into a large open-plan lounge/dining area.
The large inviting living room has a working fireplace, comfortable seating, satellite TV, and a small stereo with CD player. The adjacent dining area has a square table that seats up to eight guests. The modern and spacious kitchen is equipped with a dishwasher, microwave, stove, large refrigerator, oven and a beautiful ancient table. Just off the kitchen is a guest bathroom. French windows open out from the living room to the panoramic terrace and a swimming pool. The terrace furnished with lounge chairs and umbrellas provides the perfect spot to relax, and to dine while enjoying great views of the valley. Outdoor lighting illuminates the property and the pool in the evening.
A staircase (16 steps) leads to the second floor where there are two bedrooms. One has a double bed (180 x195) and a bathroom with shower. The other has a double bed (180x 195) and en suite bathroom with shower. Each of the bedrooms have south-facing windows towards the garden. On the same floor is the laundry with a washing machine.
The master bedroom is on the third floor (15 steps) and has a direct access to a private terrace and to the rear upper garden. Its fabulous bath suite is appointed with a large Vicenza stone tub (1.58 x 76) and separated shower.
Decorated, with a stylish comfortable, appeal, and equipped to a high standard Asolina is a perfect choice for those seeking peace and seclusion, but with very easy access to the village. Simply not to be missed!
Amenities include central heating, air-conditioning, ADSL high-speed Internet access, satellite TV, VCR, DVD, stereo and security system. Voips telephone available: guests will be provided of 50 Euro credit at arrival and will be charged of the consumption upon departure. On request the caretaker will charge new credit on the Voip card. There is convenient parking for 2 cars inside the property, right at the villas entrance.
The house and grounds are attended by a gardener. The caretaker can organize light lunches. Dinners can be arranged too with her, and paid directly. A maid for housekeeping is on hand 2 hrs x day Monday to Saturday. Linens are changed Saturday and Wednesday.
Air Conditioning – ADSL WIFI Flat; pool towels available.
The following services can be provided on request and will be paid on the spot: extra maid service, cook service, additional linen, driver, airport or station transfer.
The pool is not gated therefore children between 1-7yrs. are not admitted. The villa is not suitable to people with walking difficulties.
Please note that Asolina is a non-smoking property. The property is accessed by an electric gate Behind the villa is another house where nobody lives, belonging to the same owner.
- 3 double bedrooms (beds 160x200)
- 3 bathrooms
- Heated Pool (2x8 m open June 1 to Oct 15)
- Panoramic terrace with outdoor furnishing
- Air Conditioning in the living room and bedrooms
- ADSL WIFI Internet connection
- Village at walking distance (20 min)
- High standard decoration
- Working fireplace
- TV SAT –CD player -DVD player
- Voip telephone with rechargeable card
- Daily housekeeping (2hrs Mon-Sat)
- Not suitable to people with walking difficulties
- Children between 1-7 y.o. not accepted
- No pets
Located among Padova, Treviso and Venezia, in the Veneto region ( north east Italy), the medieval town of Asolo is a perfect choice for an unforgettable holiday. Historical memories, beautiful scenery, medieval walled towns, Palladian villas all blend into the magic landscape surrounding Asolo.
- Villa Barbaro at Maser (3.1 mi/5.0 km)
- Treviso (23.0 mi/37.0 km)
- Padova (29.8 mi/48.0 km)
- Vicenza (31.7 mi/51.0 km)
- Venice (42.9 mi/69.0 km)
- Dolomiti (Alps Range) (62.1 mi/100.0 km)
- Verona (68.3 mi/110.0 km)
- Cortina D'ampezzo (80.8 mi/130.0 km)
- Lake of Garda (87.0 mi/140.0 km)
- Milano 266 km
Golf- there are 3 golf clubs in the area:
Golf club Asolo: a 20 min drive from the villa- 27 holes, 2 tennis, heated pool, club house, restaurant and wellness centre (www.asologolf.it)
Golf club Castelfranco: 18 holes http://www.golfcastelfranco.it/
Golf Club villa Condulmer http://www.hotelvillacondulmer.com/uk/golf.htm
San Zenone degli Ezzelini (a 20 min drive from Asolo)
Quad excursions on Monte grappa .
Valstagna rafting on the Brenta River (a 40 min drive from Asolo)
WHAT TO DO
Follow the artistic and historic itineraries visiting the nearby art towns as Treviso, Padova, and Vicenza, the walled cities, and the Palladian villas such as Villa Barbaro (1549) by Andrea Palladio and frescoed by Paolo Veronese. Wander the boutiques and local artisan shops in the centre of Asolo. Relax in the Villa Cipriani Wellness space.
The Asolan Hills and Mount Grappa offer the possibility of excursions on foot or horseback and routes of natural interest, as well wonderful cycle routes.
End the day with an unforgettable dinner enjoying the delicious traditional dishes of the region.
The summer season includes organized shows and festivals, Restaurants near by offer a wide variety ranging from a dinner to the world renowned hotel villa Cipriani to quaint country pizzeria's.
Coming from east exit Treviso /Montebelluna
Coming from south Padova Est /Castelgfranco
Coming from west Vicenza Est/ Dueville
Venice’s "Marco Polo" airport - 63 km [www.veniceairport.it]
Treviso Airport - 37 km [www.trevisoairport.it]
"ASOLO FLIGHT" Light aircraft airfield [www.asoloflight.melograno.net]
Milano Malpensa: 301 km by motorway
Nearest railway stations transfer can be arranged :
Castelfranco, km. 16
Bassano del Grappa, km. 16
Montebelluna, km. 15
Trenitalia site (Italian State Railways) www.trenitalia.com
The villa is only an hour's drive– and 51 minutes by train from Venice (Castelfranco/Venice)
"I assure you that even with the experience I have had of the most beautiful landscapes in Italy and elsewhere, I know of nothing that can compare with the view one enjoys from the tower and the Queen's palace" (Robert Browning letter dated 1889 to friend Mrs FitzGerald ).
The charm of Asolo attracted many intellectuals and artists they included Robert Browning, Eugene Benson, Igor Strawinsky, Ernest Hemingway... Among them three non-conformists and intellectual women lived here: Caterina Cornaro former Queen of Cyprus who exiliated in Asolo in 1489 created here a magnificent Renaissance court of artists, men of letters and poets. Eleonora Duse (1858-1924) star of the international theatre world, and Freya Stark explorer, author and photographer.
CULINARY TRADITION/ WINES/ CRAFT
Everywhere in Asolo you can find a “trattoria” to savour the unforgettable dishes of the culinary tradition: as "sarde in saor", Treviso or Castelfranco radicchio (a kind of red lettuce), pasta and beans, pumpkin and white asparagus from Bassano.
Asolo is part of the national circuit of Città Del Vino (Wine Cities), and celebrates in august with special wine tastings its first class wines.
Fabrics and embroidery, hand-painted ceramics and antique furniture represent the Asolan handicrafts: a treasure of an ancient knowledge to discover in the heart of the town:
- One of the oldest centres is the Tessoria Asolana, a hand weaving workshop which has been making unique, high-quality fabrics.
- The Embroidery School of Asolo for linen, lace and artistic ornaments.
- The colourful ceramics for beautiful vases, and the finely painted cups.
- the antique market for furniture, pictures, jewellery in the many antiques galleries under the porticoes and in the squares of the city centre.
every second Sunday in the month
|Dates||Guests||Price per week|
|High||June 30 - September 1||6||€4,300.00|
|Mid||7 14 April (Easter Holidays)
April 28 June 30
September 1 - October 6
December 22 January 5 2013 (Christmas Holidays)
|Low||Rest of year||6||€3,450.00|
* Prices are quoted in Euros and calculated according to the CBA selling rate. Prices are subject to change in AUD due to currency flucuations. (Currency converter)
PLEASE NOTE - THE 2017 SEASON DATES ARE A FOLLOWS
HIGH- June 24 – August 26 2017
MID- April 15 - June 24 August 26 – September 3 December 23 – January 6 2018 (Christmas Holidays)
LOW- Rest of the year
Utilities metered with a bonus of 50 Euro per week
Maid service included 2 hrs per day - Mon to Sat
TEL - VOIP metered
Pets not allowed
Extra bed not available
Security deposit Euro 1500 Refunded
Pool opening dates May 4 to September 28
Pool towels included Crib Euro 100 per week
bath towels changed on Wed and Sat;
bed linen changed on Saturday
Arrive & Relax Package included
Special notes and restrictions:
No children between 1-7 y.o.
Not suitable to people with walking difficulties
Smoking is not allowed
IMPORTANT: the pool is not gated
Upon request and approval of the owner a late arrival is possible between 7.00 pm and 9.00 pm for an extra fee of 50 Euro
Extra service upon request (charged and payable directly): cook service, wine tasting, transfer.