It has been completely renovated and restructured from the foundations, returning to be more than a splendid country-house for people who want to have a base near Perugia to visit Umbria or just to have a rest.
The farm is rigorously biological and at present prevalently dedicated to crops (vegetables, fruit and olive growing).
The country house consists of five apartments, spacious and independent, furnished with rustic, antique and family's furniture . From 70 to 140 sqm they can accommodate from 4 to 8 people. The kitchens are thoroughly supplied.
The structure of the main house, the five apartments, the common spaces on the ground floor are ideal to celebrate special events like weddings, anniversaries for 30/40 people on winter and for 80/100 people on summer.
Palazzi Rufini is not just a country farmhouse for sporty people but for those who prefer to cultivate the mind. At guest's disposal there is an international book library containing French, German, Swedish and English books.
In owner's company it's possible to arrange cooking lessons and, during the summer season, painting lessons too.
A 15 x 8 sqm swimming pool, badmington, croquet, archery, mountain and road bicycles, mini football and table tennis, are available for our guests.
About 1 km away, there is a horse-riding centre with tennis courts. Not too far away, about 5 km, there will be one of the most delightful golf club which will be opening shortly.
They are 5 and they have been recently restored and furnished with good taste, with rustic and antique furniture following local traditions. All facilities and home comforts are included.
The kitchens are completely furnished with washing-machine, dishwasher, electric oven, plates, pans for a family in the apartment. The kitchens are supplied with necessary elements for a weekly-stay or more, salt, pepper, herbs, spices, oil, vinegar, onions, garlic and soap for dishwasher and plates.Furthermore, there are blankets, bed linen, eiderdown quilts, towels and tea towels.
"VECCHIO MOLINO" apartment (up to 8 persons - sqm 140)
A very cosy and smart apartment that is over the old mill. Particular attention has been given to the interiors, adding a few fine antiques to the traditional Umbrian country style furnishings. The apartment is on two levels. A large living room, two bedrooms with a double bed and a single bed, two bathrooms with shower, a small equipped kitchen, a large gallery overlooking the living room with a divan bed for two people.
"ANTICA RIMESSA" Apartment (up to 5 persons - sqm 80)
It's ideal for a family with 2 children or two couples. It's on the ground floor so the accessis also allowed to the disabled people. It consists of 2 bedrooms, the first one with a double bed and bathroom with shower, the other one with 2 single beds and one bathroom with shower. One living room with kitcenette and a wood-burning stove is shared by the 2 bedrooms. The furnishings are simple but stylish with handmade decorated wardrobe and lamps.
"DEL FATTORE" Apartment (up to 7 persons - sqm 110)
The independent entrance is from a little staircase. Inside, a large and comfortable living room with a wood-burning stove and a divan bed for 2 people, one perfect equipped kitchen, 2 bedrooms with double beds and private baths with shower.It has a fine view over the garden so the environment is pleasant and relaxing. It's furnished with matching colours and the details are carefully planned.
"DELLE DONNE" Apartment (up to 6 persons - sqm 100)
On the upper floor of the main house, this apartment consists of a large living-dining room with a perfect equipped kitchenette, two bedrooms with a double bed and single bed. One bathroom.
The apartment is furnished in the traditional country style with the warmth of the floor done in terracotta tiles. A warm light comes out from the rooflight. No lift. There are four flights, not too hard.
"DELLE GUARDIE" Apartment (up to 7 persons sqm 120)
On the upper floor of the main house, facing the "DELLE DONNE" apartment, overlooks the South. It consists of a large living-dining room on two levels with fireplace and divan bed for 2 people, a small equipped kitchen, two comfortable bed rooms, the first one with double bed, the other one with twin beds. Private bath with shower. An extra small bed can be added to one of the rooms. It's ideal for a family of 4 - 6 persons.
The view over the garden, the big wooden beamed ceilings, give to this home a special warmth and a romantic light.
The interiors are furnished very carefully and the temperature is cool in the summer and warm in the winter. No lift. There are four flights, not too hard.
- Pool Covered Parking
- Utensils Stove - Gas
- Stove - Electric Refrigerator
- Microwave Full Kitchen
- Dishwasher Coffee Maker
- TV/VCR Phone
- Linens provided Fireplace
- Cable/Satellite TV internet
Tourist, cultural and gastronomic specialities tour, oenological tour, horse riding trekking, Italian and regional cooking courses, olive harvesting, Il Perugino's places and landscapes tour, walking tour, Etruscan Perugia excursions, Italian language course, by kayak over the Trasimeno lake, personalized tour on demand..., Close to supermarket, cashemere factory (the famous Solomeo),
- Trasimeno lake Wildlife Viewing
- Horseback Riding Windsurfing
- Sailing Fishing
- Boating Sightseeing
COOKING COURSES, Cuisine has always been the passion of the owner of the Palazzi Rufini. He would have liked to have had a restaurant but this would have involved and upset the family habits and other activities which they would have had to give up, but not all., Sometimes during the year,prevalently in the spring and summer, but also on request if the number of participants is adequate, some cooking courses about various subjects are managed., A full immersion course lasting a week , four hours a day of theory and practice., At the end of the course a little cooking competition between the guests., Assisted by qualified assistants or by a famous chef in our country farm house, courses are organized on the following themes:, 1) Rice specialities, 2) Umbrian cuisine, 3) Italian cuisine, 4) First dishes, 5) Roast meats, 6) Cakes, 7) Pizza, 8) Jams and marmalades, , PAINTING COURSES , For many generations there have been artists in the Rufini Family, amateurs of course, but not without talent. Having created this country farm house, the opportunity to give hospitality to many people, we are able to offer the possibility of managing a painting course and sculpture during the year. Step by step it will be possible to carry out courses on location more extensively and further detailed information will be given., The following ideas are possible option:, watercolours, oil painting course, pastel drawing course, reproduction painting, sculpture., If you would like to use the necessary equipment, all you have to do is to ask for it on arrival (supplementary payment)., , THE SURROUNDINGS., Not far from Palazzi Rufini there is a territory with a huge cultural patrimony from the priceless museums of Perugia, Todi, Foligno and Montefalco, to the modern art galleries in Cittą di Castello, as well as the specialised wine and ceramic museums respectively in Torgiano and Deruta.This region presents itself at first sight as a region where the numerous medieval cities blend with lush rolling hills. Assisi km.30, Gubbio km. 60, Spoleto km. 80, Cittą della Pieve km. 60, Castiglion del Lago km. 30, Todi km. 60, Orvieto km. 95, Passignano trasimeno Lake km 25, Cortona km. 40, Bevagna km 60, Arezzo km 80., ,
Perugia Vacation Rentals Apartment - Palazzi Rufini Agriturismo biologico di charme
Enrico e Gina Rufini
Palazzi Rufini Agriturismo biologico di charme ID: 183789