Home exchange: Proceno - Ruth's home - Viterbo/Italy - GuestToGuest

Casetta Il Poggio - Cozy Townhouse in South Tuscany

85 GP / night
This home is

A small paradise: removed from the world, it’s a place to simply be happy

What your guests will love about your home
Very comfortable townhouse located right in the historical part of the village of Proceno. With a 30 min drive you can reach great locations such as Montepulciano, Pitigliano and Orvieto.
What your guests will love about your neighborhood

My guest Pierre's review: We loved the village, the people and the the location is very good. There are many things to do and we had a very good time swimming at Bolsena Lake and at Bagni di San Filippo Spa, but also great visits to Orvieto, Pienza and Montepulciano. My kids really enjoyed the public swimming pool of Proceno, and all the games of the TV console. Great pedestrian walks along the valleys near Sorano and Pitigliano, through the ancient Etruscan Rock Necropolis.

Nancy's review: Besides the comforts of home, I was impressed by the atmosphere of the town and surrounding area. While I was there (from August 1st to the 15th), there were various local initiatives, among which the Garlic Festival where I found out that garlic isn’t just garlic, and a “sagra della bruschetta”, where I learned the true art of making bruschetta, clearly improved by using local olive oil. There was also a week when the local vineyards were open for wine tasting. I soon discovered that most of the towns throughout the area had festivals (religious as well as food and wine tasting). It turned out to be much more than I had expected when booking the townhouse. Each day I was able to explore the towns and places I had heard about (Val D'Orcia and Orvieto) and discover others like Acquapendente, Sorano, Pitigliano, Lake Bolsena to mention just a few. This region of Italy is truly lovely.

Since I run a cycling/hiking tour company, guests can request bike rental and guided tours, starting from Proceno.

Additional information
If you wish to stay at my townhouse in winter months (NOV-MAR) I will have to ask to contribute for heating, due to the high cost of service for Proceno Town. Ground Floor: – Kitchen with 4 fires stove, electric oven, fridge, toaster, marble breakfast table, pans and everything you need for cooking. – Bathroom with a great 90×90 shower cabin, towels, hairdryer, soaps etc… – Lounge or 2nd bedroom with sofa-bed (2 regular single beds), small wardrobe, round table, lots of maps & guides of the surroundings. Former customers have started also a book sharing. 1st Floor – 1 regular bedroom with very comfy double bed. Fresh linen, anti-allergy mattress cover, dresser, wardrobe. Restored Attic – laundry corner with washing machine, drying rack, iron. Consider there is an old fashion steep wooden staircase to reach this room. The townhouse has in use a terrace outside the door entrance with a round table and 4 chairs. In the village of Proceno you will find at a walk reach: a grocery, a butcher, bakery, pharmacy, restaurant and a bar. Besides, there is a bank with ATM machine and a post office. Everything is tiny but at hand. You can enjoy the public pool of Proceno (open between June/September). Main town of Acquapendente at 6 km, where you can find supermarkets, gas stations, and other restaurants. Open hours generally go from 9:00/13:00-16:30/20:00 and consider shops closing days – on Thursday afternoons and Sundays. Internet available in the apartment: computer and WIFI accessible.
  • 1 double
  • 0 single
  • 0 children
  • 0 baby
Put-up beds
  • 0 double
  • 2 single
  • 0 children
  • 0 baby
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • BBQ
  • Playground
  • Tennis court
  • Ping-pong table
  • Balcony / terrace
  • TV
  • Computer
  • Internet
  • WiFi
  • Home cinema
  • Satellite / cable
  • Phone
  • Video game console
  • Disabled access
  • Baby gear
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Microwave oven
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Fridge
  • Bathtub
  • Heating system
  • A/C
  • Elevator
  • Parking space
  • Piano
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Fireplace
  • Gym
  • Pool table
Home rules
  • Smokers welcome
  • Pets welcome
  • Children welcome
  • Dog to feed
  • Cat to feed
  • Plants to water
Available vehicles
  • Car
  • Bicycle
  • Motor scooter
  • Motorcycle
  • Motorboat
  • Sailboat
  • Doorman
  • Cleaning person
  • Baby-sitter
  • Cook
  • Guide


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  • Type House
  • Residence Primary
  • Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bathroom 1
  • Size 55 m²
  • Deposit 400 €
  • Insurance Optional
  • Home's id #125006