Villa Jade and Turkoise
Rome’s Lakes District - Capranica near Rome, Lake Vico’s Natural Reserve, Lazio, Italy
VILLA JADE AND TURQUOISE: Charming villa with a private swimming pool and an extensive private park, located in Capranica near Rome, in a lovely deep green valley, surrounded by vast pine and hazel nut plantations, in the very heart of Rome’s Lakes District. The property is inset in its vast 6.000 square meters park, bulging with olive and fruit trees, an explosion of colourful flowers, as well as lovely extensive lawns and a charming private pool, which make your vacation at this property extremely enjoyable and absolutely peaceful and private.
The villa is located in a sunny valley, and is surrounded – in the distance – by other charming villas, each set in its own park. It offers total privacy, peace and silence, and is ideal for an unforgettable vacation combining relaxation, sporting activities and cultural visits. While very quiet and private, the villa is located close to where cultural and sporting activities are. Furthermore, all sorts of shops and supermarkets are available at 3 km.
The villa also offers a 100 square meters white marble patio, furnished with a garden table and chairs seating 8 persons, for open air meals. A lovely BBQ is there to grill fragrant steaks while slowly sipping an excellent glass of Italian wine. The whole property has been conceived and realized to be the perfect place where you can relax, recharge your batteries, store warm sunshine and explore and savour cultural and beautiful natural sites.
Last but not least, Villa JADE AND TURKOISE is lovingly furnished with attention to detail and sense of harmony, and offers all comforts the modern traveller wishes to enjoy during his well deserved holidays.
The medieval village of Capranica offers all sorts of shops and supermarkets as well as a Train station and very good inter-city busses that connect Capranica with Rome and the main cities of Tuscia.
The property’s happy geographical location, at the cross roads between Lazio, Tuscany and Umbria (which hold 60% of the totality of Italy’s cultural heritage) enables you to comfortably visit and enjoy all historical, artistic and archaeological places, as well as savour the natural parks and natural reserves abundant in Central Italy: Rome North is at around 45 minutes drive. Rome’s two major airports lie within 50 minutes drive; The famous cities of Florence, Siena, Pisa, Perugia, Spello, Spoleto, Assisi etc…, just to name a few) are within easy reach with a comfortable drive.
Several special features enhance the charm of this property, and makes it a special vacation villa: It lies in the vicinity of two beautiful Golf Greens (Sutri and Olgiata), and is located in the very heart of Rome’s Lakes District, which attracts thousands of tourists – both national and international - in every season: Lake Vico, the nearest lake to the villa, is located in an enchanting forest, in an unpolluted Natural protected Eco-system reserve, and lies at only 3 minutes from the property; Lake Bracciano located in the Natural Regional Protected Park of Bracciano, is at only 10 minutes drive; Lake Martiniano is at 15 minutes, and Lake Bolsena, the largest lake of volcanic origin in Europe, is at around 30 minutes drive. The Mediterranean Seaside is at around half an hour drive as well.
Lake Vico, the nearest lake to the villa, is a
blessed corner of natural, unpolluted beauty, where one can have
long refreshing swims, rent a sailing boat, a canoe or a wind surf
table, take unforgettable walks in the woods which descend from the
mountains to the lake beaches, as well as enjoy bird-watching and
explore the Protected Natural Reserve of Lake Vico on horse back.
The deep green mountains which embrace the lake, are covered by
century old oaks, beeches and chestnut trees, joining branches
overhead, and gently sloping down to the lake shore. The end result
is a fascinating live painting of rare beauty.
1 set of bed sheets per bed per week – 2 normal size towels per
person per week - Water consumption – Initial cleaning of the villa, the park and the pool before arrival
day – All taxes included.
The area of the LAKES DISTRICT offers numerous sporting activities: Wind surf, sailing, swimming, fishing, canoeing, horse riding, boar hunting, scuba diving classes, tennis, ping-pong, cycling, trekking, bird watching, lovely tracks designed for walking in the surrounding green woods.
Golf: two lovely Golf Clubs are available in the area (One at Sutri, at 11 km from the Villa, and the other at Olgiata, at 25 km from the property).
Rome and the Vatican City:
with their priceless treasures, are at only 45 minutes drive to Rome North.
Lazio’s Lakes District comprises Lake Bracciano, Lake Vico, Lake Martignano and Lake Bolsena. This is a land where frenetic modern life is banned, and where the relaxed rhythm is still nowadays dictated by century old farmers traditions. In Tuscia, one can admire a unique monumental patrimony, consisting of Etruscan necropolis, imposing castles, and mysterious churches, that reveal the cultural and artistic evolution which took place along the centuries in this rich land.
In the immediate vicinity of Capranica, the medieval villages of Trevignano Romano, Anguillara and Bracciano, offer a lot to see and a lot to do: Lovely historical centres, century old churches, the Museum of Trevignano that holds Etruscan archaeological treasures, the Palace of Prince Odescalchi, and lots of festivals and events, including international sailing competitions, Jazz Festivals, open air concerts and fireworks on Lake Bracciano.
Furthermore, there are innumerable places that should not be missed: Viterbo and its medieval “Pellegrini Quarters” as well as its “Popes’ Palace”; Bracciano and the medieval palace of Prince Odescalchi,; “Sutri” a lovely Etruscan village, perched on the top of a tufa stone hill as well as its lovely Golf Club; the little village of “Canale Monterrano” and its Etruscan necropolis; charming, little “Calcata”, the village of painters, where an international community of modern painters live and exhibit their work; Farnese Palace, located in lovely “Caprarola”; “Farfa” and its “Abbey of Santa Maria”, one of the most important sanctuaries of the middle ages.
Moreover, when based in Capranica , Tuscany (Florence, Pisa, Siena etc..) and Umbria (Perugia, Spoleto, Spello, Assisi etc..) are within easy reach, and can be comfortably explored and savoured every time you wish.
Wellness and Spas
The lakes of Lazio
This is the largest lake of volcanic origin in Europe. Here you can enjoy enchanting boat tours on its limpid waters, and sail to the secluded beaches of the Islands of Martana and Bisentina.
When in Capranica, in Lazio’s Lakes District, the cultural wealth and natural beauty of the area shall talk to your emotions.
Cell. phone: +39 339 879
Land phone: +39 06 5033990
Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish and Italian
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