Umbria Villas Rentals for a luxurious vacation: our best 2024 selection

Embarking on a search for the pinnacle of relaxation and culture can lead you to various choices, but few destinations combine these luxuries like Umbria. This enchanting region in Italy is often overshadowed by its famous neighbor, Tuscany, yet it offers an unparalleled vacation experience steeped in serenity and opulence through its luxury villa holiday rentals. Umbria’s lush landscapes, dotted with vineyards, create a picturesque backdrop for your stay. A dedicated team ensures that every aspect of your experience is luxurious and unforgettable.

For those yearning to escape the ordinary into a world of lush landscapes and historical wonders, finding the perfect retreat can be daunting amidst limitless options.

Umbria is nestled in Italy’s heart, affectionately known as its “green heart.” It is brimming with pristine nature and medieval charm. This green region offers serene and peaceful landscapes, fairytale-like towns, and historical wonders reminiscent of Renaissance paintings featuring Etruscan and Roman remains. Here, luxury villa rentals are serene sanctuaries offering privacy and elegance against rolling hills and historic towns.

Our mission at SopranoVillas is to address your desire for a lavish hideaway amidst authentic Italian splendor.

Why Book with SopranoVilas for Your Luxury Umbria Villa Rental

Embrace the quintessence of Italian elegance when you choose our curated collection of luxury villas in Umbria. Each property promises exclusivity and serenity for your discerning tastes.

Our friendly and helpful property manager ensures a pleasant stay, making your experience even more enjoyable. We also offer bespoke itineraries curated by SopranoVillas to enhance your travel experience.

With us as your guide to opulence, immerse yourself in a realm where unparalleled comfort meets bespoke services, laying the foundation for an unforgettable sojourn amidst the verdant hills and historic charm of Italy’s heartland.

Handpicked best luxury villas

Discover our handpicked selection of Umbria villas – a meticulously curated portfolio of luxury villas immersed in the heart of the enchanting Umbrian countryside. Each vacation rental guarantees unparalleled quality and charm, boasting pristine conditions and superior amenities. From finely appointed interiors to lush private gardens with sparkling private swimming pools, our villas offer an exclusive and opulent escape. Guests will enjoy the ultimate Umbrian experience, surrounded by breathtaking views and unparalleled tranquility. A dedicated team ensures the villas are in pristine condition.

Villas with Tennis Court: Active Leisure in Style

For those seeking an active yet luxurious holiday, our exclusive collection features villas with tennis courts. We offer bespoke itineraries that include active leisure activities. These villas are within walking distance of various amenities such as restaurants, shops, and tourist attractions. Among these, the Enchanting Historic Borgo in Umbria stands out. This magnificent property, located on the border of Umbria and Tuscany, offers a unique blend of rustic charm and modern amenities, including a swimming pool, spa, sauna, and a private chapel. Set amidst 6.5 acres of unspoiled Italian valley, the Borgo comprises five beautifully restored properties with handmade terracotta floors and antique furnishings, ensuring an unforgettable stay.

Family-Friendly Estates: Room for Everyone

Nestled within Umbria’s lush rolling hills, our curated selection of family-friendly estates offers spacious accommodations where comfort meets elegance. A dedicated team ensures a pleasant stay for families, caring for every need. The property managers at these estates are known for their friendliness and helpfulness, ensuring a pleasant stay for all guests. House of Olives provides ample room for adults and children, featuring a private pool and a cozy, rustic charm. Similarly, Trasimeno Nature Retreat is ideal for families, offering a tranquil escape with modern amenities amidst the beautiful Umbrian countryside. Both properties are perfect for creating cherished family memories under the warm Italian sun.

Private Swimming Pool: A Hallmark of Luxury

Continuing the theme of extravagance, each Umbria villa boasts its private swimming pool—a true mark of opulence. Many of these villas are surrounded by picturesque vineyards, adding to their exclusive charm. Imagine lounging by your secluded oasis with sun-kissed waters at your doorstep. Countryside Panoramic Villa and Umbria Swimming Pool Villa offer these exclusive aquatic havens, surrounded by manicured gardens and sweeping views of the green region’s serene and natural landscapes. Taking a dip in these pristine waters becomes not just an activity but an indulgent experience that elevates your holiday to new heights of relaxation and sophistication.

Exploring Umbria’s Rich History and Culture

Umbria’s rich history and culture come to life through its breathtaking art and architecture. Bespoke itineraries that include visits to historical and cultural sites can enhance your experience. As you explore this enchanting region from your luxury villa, you’ll discover a treasure trove of artistic wonders. The medieval town of Assisi, the birthplace of St. Francis, is a must-visit destination. The Basilica of St. Francis, with its stunning frescoes by Giotto and Cimabue, is a testament to the region’s artistic heritage. Orvieto’s Gothic Cathedral, with its intricate façade and beautiful mosaics, is another architectural marvel not to be missed.

Perugia, the capital of Umbria, boasts an impressive array of historical buildings and art museums. The Palazzo dei Priori, housing the Galleria Nazionale dell’Umbria, showcases an extensive collection of Umbrian art from the 13th to the 19th centuries. The Basilica di San Pietro and the Cattedrale di San Lorenzo are noteworthy examples of the region’s architectural splendor.

Orvieto: Embrace Orvieto’s Historic Splendor

Perched atop a volcanic cliff, Orvieto is a captivating hilltop town that beckons visitors to explore its ancient streets and marvel at its architectural wonders. Our luxury villas near Orvieto offer the perfect base for discovering this enchanting town and the surrounding Umbrian countryside. A dedicated team ensures a luxurious stay near Orvieto, making your visit truly unforgettable.

The 14th-century Duomo di Orvieto is the town’s crown jewel with its stunning Gothic façade and intricate mosaics. Take the funicular to the town center and lose yourself in the narrow medieval streets, where you’ll find charming shops, cafes, and restaurants. Don’t miss the chance to explore the underground caves and tunnels that lie beneath the city, a testament to Orvieto’s fascinating history.

Lake Trasimeno: Bask in the Tranquil Beauty

Nestled in the heart of Umbria, Lake Trasimeno is a serene oasis that offers a perfect blend of natural beauty and rich history. The vineyards that surround Lake Trasimeno add to its picturesque landscape. Our luxury villas near Lake Trasimeno provide a tranquil retreat for those seeking to unwind and explore this stunning area.

Take a boat tour to one of the lake’s three islands, Isola Maggiore, Isola Minore, and Isola Polvese, each with its unique charm and history. The lakeside towns of Castiglione del Lago, Passignano sul Trasimeno, and Tuoro sul Trasimeno offer picturesque settings for leisurely strolls, delightful dining experiences, and immersion in local culture. The nearby city of Perugia, with its vibrant arts scene and historical attractions, is also easily accessible from your villa near Lake Trasimeno.

Umbria’s Culinary and Viticultural Delights

Umbria’s culinary traditions are deeply rooted in its fertile land and ancient heritage, with vineyards dotting the landscape. Staying in a luxury villa immerses yourself in the region’s gastronomic delights. Umbrian cuisine is known for its simplicity and use of high-quality, local ingredients. Truffles, particularly the prized black truffle of Norcia, are a staple in many dishes. Other specialties include cured meats like prosciutto di Norcia, pecorino cheese, and the famous Castelluccio lentils.

Umbria’s wine scene is equally impressive, with the region producing some of Italy’s finest wines. The Sagrantino di Montefalco, a bold and tannic red wine, is a must-try for enthusiasts. The Orvieto Classico, a crisp, refreshing white wine, perfectly complements the region’s cuisine. During your stay, be sure to visit local wineries and vineyards, such as the renowned Arnaldo Caprai or the historic Antonelli San Marco, to sample these exceptional wines and learn about the region’s winemaking traditions.

Personalized concierge services

Stepping beyond the luxury of private swimming pools, our personalized concierge services elevate your stay in Umbria to unparalleled heights. Experience the ease and sophistication of having a dedicated team at SopranoVillas. Our concierge team curates bespoke itineraries tailored to your preferences.

They manage reservations, organize transport, and ensure that convenience is coupled with elegance from check-in to check-out.

Expect nothing less than excellence as our concierges curate bespoke itineraries brimming with cultural treasures and epicurean delights unique to the Umbria region. With their intimate local expertise, they handpick experiences that resonate with your tastes – a serene morning arranged with a private chef in your villa or an exclusive tour through hidden villages. Discover the abundance of UNESCO World Heritage sites to see in Umbria, adding a layer of cultural richness to your journey.

We aim to craft moments that are not only luxurious but also richly authentic.

Best Time to Visit Umbria and Its UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Umbria radiates an unmatched allure from late spring to early autumn (May through October). Hillsides overflow with life, and vineyards teem with ripening grapes, offering a spectacle for the senses. Savor is a world-renowned wine crafted from the unique character of this season. Enjoy warm days and gentle breezes. Città di Castello is one of the popular towns to visit during this time.

September brings a touch of magic to Umbria. Witness the traditional grape harvest celebrated with lively festivals. Retreat to historic villas basking in the golden autumn light, their mature gardens a captivating sight. This is Umbria’s most vibrant – a celebration of its rich landscape, wine, and heritage.

Traveling to Umbria

Traveling to Umbria offers a blend of convenience and scenic beauty. A dedicated team ensures a smooth travel experience. By air, you can arrive at Perugia San Francesco d’Assisi – Umbria International Airport, which connects you directly to Italy’s serene countryside. From the airport, private transfers swiftly transport you to your luxurious villa.

Alternatively, traveling by road immerses you in Italy’s picturesque landscapes. The drive through the heart of Italy presents panoramic views and the charm of discovering quaint towns. Enjoy the freedom to explore off-the-beaten-path gems, enhancing your luxury vacation with every scenic turn.

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