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aerial photo of the property COTTAGE AND POOL
24 reviews
aerial photo of the property COTTAGE AND POOL
the cottage entrance -You will be the only guest!!
dining room and kitchenette
two single bed room
another perspective of the dining room
pool 12m x 6 m  ROME COTTAGE
pool garden
swimming pool ROME COTTAGE
pool garden
master room
soccer court ( in summer)
hammock and pool
bench and pool garden
flowers in summer
copper gazebo in the swimming pool garden
Stairs to reach the treehouse
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Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Rome, Lazio
Guesthouse in Rome with exclusive use of swimming pool , 5 places .If your are looking for a private and healthy environment not too far from the hectic city of Rome, where one day you can relax in the sun and in the pool and another day you can explore the beauties of the eternal city just a train ride away from our cottage! Visit the Vatican Museums in the morning and relax in YOUR PRIVATE swimming pool in the afternoon without having to take your car. An urban train leaves from Cesano to the Vatican city.
Our property is a tiny charmy villa with swimming pool in Rome ,only for one family guest use! A treehouse (HEIGHT 5 MT) was completed in late july 2016!
Also if you are looking for a historical adventure, explore the many Mediaeval and Etruscan towns in the surrounding area. Rome downtown in 30 min. driving from the cottage.Al...
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Listing #HL60870
About the Owner
Stefano LM and Emanuela T
Languages spoken:German, English, Italian, French, Spanish
Response Rate:85%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
Our guests will be welcome by the family and shown the property and the area with shopping highlights and they will be provided with keys and instructions to use public transport and drive and park the rented car. Most of the time there will be some one from the family or from our staff available during our guests' stay. We also provide our guests with a local mobile phone with our mobile phone numbers already registered to help them call us in case of emergency. Guests will find emergency telephone numbers inside the cottage (Hospital, Fire Brigade, Police, Carabinieri, Plumber etc.)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The perfect week at this lovely villa. The grounds and pool are simply stunning, and it was a short walk to a lovely cafe, supermarket and pizzeria. Only a 35min drive from central Rome but you were in the countryside so very relaxing. The family...More

Thank Natasha W
ema1212, VR Owner at THE TESTA'S COTTAGE OF ROME VILLA & PRIVATE POOL, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind words, Natasha! We wish you and your beautiful family all the best and hope to see you sometime in the future! Ciao

Reviewed 7 October 2017

We spent a week here in early August, and it was fantastic. Corrado was incredibly welcoming and helpful, and the gardens are clearly a labour of love for him. The house is located on the edge of Cesano, and is very peaceful. It was a...More

Thank Kiran T
ema1212, VR Owner at THE TESTA'S COTTAGE OF ROME VILLA & PRIVATE POOL, responded to this reviewResponded 7 October 2017

Thank you!

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

Corrado and his wife have owned this large plot of lands since 1969 and there have transformed it into a wonderful,. semi-tropical garden with two properties, a good sized swimming pool and a football pitch, as well as orchards, vineyards and a wonderful tree house....More

1  Thank Shinyhead69
ema1212, VR Owner at THE TESTA'S COTTAGE OF ROME VILLA & PRIVATE POOL, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017

Thank you Nigel! You have a wonderful family and we were delighted to have you with us for a week! I hope your son had a great time and will keep some memory of this place! Do come back! The Testa's family :)

  • Air Conditioning
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The cottage, built in 2003, is part of the Testa's family property. The cottage is located in a 11.000 sqm. property along with a larger guesthouse that the owners use as a second home. You will enjoy a PRIVATE swimming pool ( shared only with members of Testa's familiy ....sometimes).Both the guesthouse and the cottage are used to host our family (the former) and our guests (the latter) and provide them with all the comfort they may require (there is a large patio in the guesthouse which the owners may want to use to provide guests with welcome drinks or cocktails upon arrival) also the property is a reference point for our guests as one of the family will always be around upon demand to provide instructions, help and supervision is so required ( we can also take our guests... more
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Crib
    1 Full
    2 Twins
    1 Sofa
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night
Default 4 nights
EUR 160
1 Aug 2018 -
30 Sep 2018
4 nights
EUR 200
1 Oct 2018 -
16 Dec 2018
4 nights
EUR 170
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Australian Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Courtesy breakfast for the first morning
Self-catering facilities, bed linens and toilet towels changed weekly.
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About the neighbourhood
Distance from Rome downtown (15 km Via Cassia Antica ), 25 km (motorway ), urban train station 1.5 km from the cottage to go to the Vatican Museums and downtown Rome.
Easy access to the Bracciano, Martignano and Vico lakes (6 to 20 km)
The cottage is 3 km from Olgiata Golf Course
30 min driving from the beach of Fregene. Siena/Firenze and Chianti -2 hours driving.
Mountain bike path nearby
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Fiumicino and Ciampino airports: 40.0 km
Railway: Cesano: 1.5 km
Ferry: Civitavecchia: 65.0 km
Easyjet or Ryanair from Ciampino. Car rental recommended! Parking at Cesano train station park and use of the train is the best solution to visit the city especially when going to the Vatican. Alternatively guests can drive down to Rome (20 to 40 minutes drive depending on traffic) and park their car at low cost car park and use public transports to cover short distances. When going out for dinner in Rome the use of the car is highly recommended!
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 30.0 km.
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