Civita di Bagnoregio Tuff House | Lazio
“You will experience awe and wonder in this gorgeously restored villa in the medieval village of Civita di Bagnoregio. Delight in the oasis of this restored 14th century palazzo with its lavish accommodations and minimalist interior”.
This delightful Civita di Bagnoregio accommodation can accommodate up to 8 guests. On the ground floor visitors will discover a cozy suite composed of two rooms. Additionally, arched doorways and exposed tuff rock give it and authentic feel. Here there is a king size bed and sofa that functions as a bed. There is also a reading and study area that can sleep an additional person. In addition, simple decorations and solid colors provide a decorative vibe that is tranquil. You’ll find a private bathroom with a shower connected to this area.
You’ll find an additional suite on the second floor with a queen size bed. Out the windows there are sweeping views of the breathtaking valley. Original touches in this suite include exposed ceiling beams and carefully restored doors. In addition there is an ensuite bathroom with a shower, a ceiling fan and extra storage space. On the same floor is an additional suite with similar characteristics including a queen size bed, ensuite bathroom with a shower as well as a ceiling fan and storage space. In contrast, this room has views directly into the ancient town which gives guests a more intimate connection to the surrounding area.
Guests will see reflections of the original living quarters in the living room and main kitchen areas. Here you will find original terracotta floors and wood beams restored from the 14th century. These original elements take one back to another time, giving guests a irreplaceable atmosphere. The living room has a unique basalt stone fireplace for warming up on chilly evenings. Overall, the kitchen has a minimalist design which harmonizes the elements of this ancient property.
Connected to the Civita di Bagnoregio accommodation through a series of medieval caves and tunnels is a gorgeous wine cellar. This area was formally a Roman cistern that was converted into an enchanting underground spot. An impeccably restored art gallery sits in the second cave area.
The property also has wifi, central heat, and an outdoor BBQ.
The exteriors of the Civita di Bagnoregio accommodation are equally magical to its interiors. Most importantly, there is an incredible heated pool and hot tub carved out of the rock, nestled beautifully inside a cave with subtle lighting. Adjacent to the pool is a mini kitchen for preparing snacks or light meals after a swim. Moreover, the pool area leads to a beautifully landscaped garden area with a fountain and comfortable seating with views of the surrounding valley. At one end of the garden area there is an outdoor dining spot, perfect for enjoying any meal of the day.
You will find this exquisite villa in the medieval village of Civita di Bagnoregio set upon a large volcanic tuff rock. It’s known for being untouched by the world, with very few inhabitants, laced with mystery and wonder. A long foot bridge is the only thing connecting the village to the rest of civilization, maintaining isolation from its surroundings. You’ll find this village in central Italy, in the region of Lazio, near the border of Umbria. The closest train station is Orvieto which is only 15 minutes away. It is about a one hour drive from Rome. Finally, the closest airport is in Perugia but Rome’s Fiumicino airport is more convenient for international travel (1.5 hours away).