Villa Aureli in Perugia Italy
Villa Aureli Perugia Umbria Italy Country House Apartment Lodgings Accommodations

Host/Owner: Sperello di Serego Alighieri

Apartments: 2

Address: Via L. Cirenei 70, 06071 Castel del Piano - Perugia, Italy

Telephone: (+39) 340 645 9061,
+39 347 2845176

Fax: (+39) 075 514 9408

Activities/Attractions: Villa Aureli is situated next to the village of Castel del Piano, where you will find supermarket, chemist, shops and dining facilities.

The Etruscan city of Perugia with its beautiful monuments, museums, theatres, restaurants and boutiques is only 10 km away. Perugia, capital of the Umbria region, lies at the heart of Italy in a peaceful and beautiful landscape.

Home to Italy's best chocolate, Perugina, the city of Perugia is the best-preserved medieval hill town of its size. It is also a city of art with numerous museums, including the Galleria Nazionale dell'Umbria, and a city of culture because of  the presence of two historic Universities and events of universal scope, as Umbria Jazz and Sagra Musicale Umbra.

Villa Aureli is a perfect starting point for sightseeing to many other charming ancient cities of:

  • Umbria (Assisi, Todi, Gubbio, Orvieto, Spoleto)
  • Tuscany (Siena, Cortona, Arezzo)
  • Marche (Urbino, Iesi)

The Trasimeno lake with its beautiful islands is very close (12 km). Also within reach are the wonderful Val d'Orcia and the Mounts Sibillini. Florence and Rome can be reached in about two hours, by car or train.

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Villa Aureli

Villa Aureli Suite

Villa Aureli Living Room

Villa Aureli Hallway

Villa Aureli Garden

General Information: In the heart of Umbria, near the beautiful ancient city of Perugia, Italy Villa Aureli stands like a jewel in a peaceful and hilly countryside, where lines of pine and cypress trees mark the horizon. The Villa dates back to the middle of the 18th century, when a Perugian nobleman, the count Sperello Aureli, transformed a 16th century tower into his country residence, adorning it with frescoes, prints, stuccowork and furniture, that can still be admired today. Among the many wonders of the Villa are:

  • the bright first floor gallery
  • the elegant ornamental walls of the garden
  • the quatrefoil-shaped fountain facing the orangerie
  • the ceramic floors made in Vietri

The present owner, the Count Sperello di Serego Alighieri, follows a tradition of hospitality started by his father Leonardo and his sister Flavia, offering two beautiful apartments in the Villa, where the guests enjoy the rare atmosphere of the house and the privacy of the large terrace garden. Each apartment has a separate access from the garden. The two units can be rented jointly or separately.

The swimming pool (12x3 m.), once an ancient water cistern, is set in a sheltered area of the park with southern exposure and a beautiful view on the hills. On demand, we’ll be happy to serve meals prepared with the products of our farm, following the local recipes, accompanied by our red and white wine and by the “limoncello” from the garden lemons.

Payment Accepted: Visa.

Rates: (Prices quoted in Euros)

€950-1,200/weekly (4 persons)

All charges, weekly and final cleaning included except heating, if necessary.