Villa Favorita

Italy, Umbria & Lazio

Gym | Pool Heating | Swimming pool | Table tennis | Wifi


Prices from £8,039 per week

About the villa

Exceptional outdoor living areas | Large private heated pool | Exquisitely furnished

Elegantly refurbished to enhance its historic charm with contemporary luxury, this traditional stone house is set in a landscape unchanged in centuries. The extensive gardens, connected by paved paths, lead to a magnificent heated pool from which the stunning surroundings can be observed. A pool house and a covered al fresco dining area with cushioned seating and out door speakers  complete the outdoor surroundings of the villa.

Combining classic Italian and modern styles, this villa has been furnished with furniture made by local artisans. The ground floor is made up of an entrance hall containing a rustic pizza oven, a state of the art Italian Valcucina open plan kitchen connected to the dining area, and a generous living room with a fireplace. The first of the four bedrooms on the upper floor can be made-up as a super king size double or a twin room and has an en suite shower room. Two more double bedrooms with shower rooms and one further double with en suite bathroom complete the first floor.  Additional features of this villa  include the state-of-the-art gym on the lower ground floor with Technogym equipment and weights, bench and yoga mats. The Annexe that contains an additional double bedroom with en suite shower room and the main entertainment room with a large Smart TV with surround sound system.

This villa is just 4 km away from San Secondo and 13 km from all amenities in Trestina.

‘The villa was absolutely perfect, tastefully appointed and situated in a beautiful garden with a glorious pool, in a quiet and scenic part of Umbria. The house manager was super efficient. The design of the villa made it ideal for entertaining our family. We did not want to leave!’


Cooking Outdoors

  • Portable barbecue


  • 65" Smart TV with sky sports and Yamaha surround sound system
  • Smart TV in Gym with Netflix
  • Yamaha Music Cast System
  • WiFi
  • DVD Player

Games and Sports

  • Boules set
  • Table tennis
  • Running machine
  • Exercise bike
  • Yoga mats
  • Board games
  • Weights
  • Badminton set and net

Keeping Cool

  • Portable Dyson fans in all bedrooms and sitting room

Kitchen Essentials

  • American fridge/freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Microwave
  • Coffee machine
  • Food processor
  • Ice maker
  • Hob
  • Oven

Private Pool

  • 16m x 5m
  • Plunge Pool m x m
  • 1.1m x 1.5m deep
  • Built-in steps
  • Pool house with fridge and WC
  • Pool pergola 'chill out' area with large table, cushions and Bose speakers
  • Open all season and heating included from 27 May - 30 September Pool heating payable at an additional cost outside these dates
  • Electric Cover

Something Special

  • Bathroom amenities

Villa Essentials

  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron & Ironing Board

Accommodation features

Ground Floor

  • Entrance hall
  • Living room
  • Open plan kitchen with dining area
  • Guest WC

First Floor

  • Double bedroom (Super king size, can be made up as twin) with shower room en suite
  • 2 Double bedrooms, each with shower room en suite
  • Double bedroom with shower room en suite

Lower Ground Floor

  • Gym
  • Guest WC
  • Laundry room


  • External access to Double bedroom (super king size) with shower room en suite

Location features


  • Nearest Shop 4km San Secondo
  • Gioello 8km
  • Supermarket 13km Trestina
  • Citta di Castello 16km

Places of INterest

  • Citta di Castello 18.4km
  • Cortona 39.5km
  • Arezzo 43.3km
  • Perugia 60km
  • Montepulciano 72.8km
  • Assisi 73km
  • Todi 97.9km
  • Siena 114km


  • Perugia 60km
  • Florence 125km
  • Pisa 190km
  • Rome 235km

Train Stations

  • Perugia 57km
  • Arezzo 43km

Service & Staffing

  • Welcome pack
  • Maid service 2 hours per day 6 day(s) per week
  • Linen change 1 day(s) per week
  • Towel change 1 day(s) per week


  • In villa wellness and beauty treatments
  • Airport transfers
  • Car with driver
  • Selection of wines
  • Full chef service available on request-please book well in advance

Important information

Please note that there is a European tourist tax payable on arrival to the House Manager. This only applies to guests over 12 years and the  amount  varies from €1 .5 to €6 per person and is set by the local council. Further details will be advised prior to arrival.   

Having a barbecue in Italy is one of the best ways to cook your food but you may find that due to long drought periods in high season barbecuing may be restricted in some areas. You will be informed if this happens by your house staff or local representative.

Please note children from 8 years only. 

Please note that there is no air-conditioning at this villa.

Please note that there are cats at this villa that keep to themselves and are fed by the villa staff.  Please note that pets are not permitted. 

Ground handler

An English speaking Ground handler in Italy will be available by phone during your stay. Contact details will be sent with your travel documents.


Arrival from 17:00. Departure by 10:00.


Please refer to the Health & Safety pages on this website.



Mathews Luxury Travelis delighted to offer our own allocation of scheduled seats on British Airways from London Heathrow to Pisa. 


Car hire can be pre-booked through Mathews Luxury Travelwith collection at the airport.

Get in touch

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