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Review 3323: La Torriola, Apartment

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Review by Marco B from Italy

apartments in a villa near Todi, Umbria


When

September 2007, 3 days

Location

La Torriola is in a stunning location, just in front of the hill of Todi. It is a secluded property surrounded by woods where one can walk on well designed paths.

Nearby Amenities

It is at walking distance from a small village with grocery, coffee bar, church, post office. If you prefer a supermarket it is less than 3 Km.

The House/Apartment

It was a villa recently restored, and subdivided into five self-catering apartments. Quiet and peaceful, I had a good time relaxing, swimming and hiking.

Garden

There is a garden well maintained, with garden furniture and a communal patio. Every apartment has its private portion of garden. The communal pool is quite near the villa.

Furnishings/Cleanliness/Living Areas

Everything is really new, well kept and clean. We were two people in our apartment and had place to sit and dine for four.

Bedrooms/Bathrooms

The beds were comfortable, according to my view (I prefer a pretty hard mattress). The bathrooms were nice and comfortable, with good quality tiles.

Kitchen

There was a full kitchen, where it could have been possible to cook everything: there is also an oven. But I preferred to go to the restaurant, as my stay was very short and wanted to taste the local food.

Problems or Bonuses

Good surprise: the place is ideal for families, but I had my good time and privacy with my girlfriend and had the opportunity to swim and having relaxing massages.

Bad surprise: whenever I tried to get connected to the Internet to download my mail, I had to fight with a poor and slow connection.

Agency and Representatives (and price)

I booked directly from the owner, and paid 100 per night (all included).

Do you recommend this vacation rental to others?

I am sure I'll go there again, for a longer stay in spring or summer.

Things to do in this area

Mountain biking, swimming, relaxing in the hot tube.

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