The Garden Flat, Manziana, Near Rome, Italy
How to get here: Flights: Arriving at FIUMICINO airport or CIAMPINO airport (both Rome airports). Both are about one hour by car from Manziana. A local taxi man charges €70 per journey from Fiumicino and slightly more from Ciampino. Rail: Manziana is on the Rome-Viterbo line. Trains every hour from central Rome. There is a reduced service during August.
Nearest Town: Rome, Viterbo plus the 3 small lakeside towns of Bracciano, Anguillara and Trevignano.
The best of both worlds – live in a real Italian village, famous for its woods, with Rome easily accessible by bus or train (station 15 minutes walk and bus stop 2 minutes away.
Manziana has about 5,000 inhabitants and is 25 miles from the centre of Rome. It is centred on a main piazza with fountain and children’s playground looking over towards lake Bracciano.
There is a range of coffee bars, pizzerias, restaurants, 2 banks, a bakery and pastry shops. The nearest supermarket to the apartment is 2 minutes walk away. There is a much larger Carrefour supermarket 10 minutes walk away and it is open 24 hours a day 365 days a year. Next to this are various other shops and a self-service laundry.
The nearest restaurant is 5 minutes walk away. It has a large menu and indoor and outdoor space.
Manziana’s famous woods provide picnic and barbecue areas. The lakeside towns have restaurants and attractive beaches where you can swim, hire pedalos etc.
The Garden Flat is on the ground level of the owner’s 3-floor modern house set in its own garden and on the outskirts of Manziana. It is self-contained with its own entrance and offers self-catering accommodation. It comprises a sitting room that opens onto a covered dining area and terrace, leading onto the garden with its citrous trees and mature shrubs. Off the sitting room is a double bedroom and a fully equipped kitchenette with 2 armchairs which fold down to make single beds. A modern shower room and toilet complete the accommodation.
There is off road parking by the entrance gate to the house.
TV – BBC World news, Sky news (British), CNN news (USA) plus various other channels. DVD player.
Wi-Fi is available but reception poor on that level.
All bedding is provided plus towels, beach towels, and kitchen towels.
Access is by a flight of steps so sadly there is no disability access.
Not suitable for babies and toddlers.
On arrival you will find tea, coffee, milk and sugar. Other items can be purchased on your behalf by prior arrangement.
€385 per week for 2 persons
€440 per week for 3 persons
€475 per week for 4 persons
No increase in charges for high season
Discount for clergy and church workers:
€350 per week for 2 persons
€400 per week for 3 persons
€430 per week for 4 persons
Energy Provision: All energy included
Available all year.
Arrival and Departure times: Flexible.
Booking Arrangements: Weekly bookings are taken from any day of the week. Shorter rentals also considered.
Pets: Well-behaved pets welcome and included in the above price
Contact the Owner
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