Le favette - traditional HOLIDAY RENTAL GUESTHOUSE on a real umbrian farm
Set amongst fifteen acres of olive groves and vineyards, on the south facing slope of Montecastello di Vibio, in the ancient hills of Umbria, Italy, Le Favette is a magical place to base a holiday. The property consists of a farmhouse, where the owners live, the 3 bedroom guesthouse (Casa Nuova, built 2006), and the farmer's property. All houses are built in the traditional Umbrian style and guests are welcome to enjoy all the facilities in the gardens and on the farm.
3 bedroom Guesthouse
The guesthouse, or Casa Nuova (new house) is situated on the farm at Le Favette, with stunning views of the beautiful medieval town of Todi, across the Tevere (river Tiber). There’s plenty or parking space and a car is recommended for exploring Umbria and nearby provinces.
The house sleeps 6, in 3 bedrooms, with 2 bathrooms, a large lounge and a kitchen dining room. There's also a large covered patio for al fresco dining and living in the summer months.
With a beautiful
The house is set in beautiful orchards and gardens of Le Favette, which you are welcome to explore and enjoy. Below the farmhouse, there's a 14-metre solar heated swimming pool to help you enjoy the wonderful Umbrian climate. This is shared with the owner's young family, who swim most days.
There’s a barbeque and pizza oven outhouse in the garden, and a shower by the pool. Explore further, and you'll find a tree-house and chicken coup as well as all sorts of crops.
FARM & GOLF COURSE
6 hole pitch and putt style golf course
Le Favette is a small farm with 400 olive trees, and an acre of vines. The olive oil is exceptional, the chickens lay delicious eggs, and many seasonal vegetables are grown. The caretaker will be happy to pick some straight from the vegetable garden for your meals.
David built a golf course when he first arrived in Umbria, and it's free for guests to use. There are golf clubs in the shed.