Modern Comforts in the City Center of Cortona
The holiday rental apartment in the city center of Cortona is furnished in a modern Tuscan style with architectural highlights on the rugged stone walls, local travertine stone, open wood beam ceilings and antique stone framed windows.
Totally refurbished inside with the all modern amenities including WiFi, air conditioning and a pellet burning fireplace, this vacation apartment will comfortably accommodate up to 8 persons in four bedrooms.
From the delicious panoramic views of the landscape to the easy access to stores, cafes and restaurants, the apartment “Luce” will have you experience Tuscany up close in every way possible.
Top 3 reasons you'll love Luce di Cortona
DISCOVER THE LIFE IN A SMALL TOWN
The charm, markets, boutiques & true character of Cortona can only really be experienced by living it all day long
MODERN & COMFORTABLE
The perfect combination of a historic house in Cortona with classic Tuscan architecture in bright and friendly colors
PANORAMIC VIEWS LIKE NO OTHER
The beautiful position on the top of the hill gives every bedroom a unique view of Cortona & the landscape of Tuscany
Large Families will Find Space
Situated on three floors, the holiday apartment Luce characterizes a typical Tuscan home built in the city center of Cortona. The apartment offers 4 well proportioned bedrooms and 4 complete bathrooms. There are three bedrooms with a double bed and an en suite bathroom. There is one bedroom with two twins beds and a skylight for stargazing. The bedroom on the ground floor has a double bed, an en suite bathroom and a sitting room which opens to a small Tuscan courtyard. There are two bedrooms on the main floor each with an en suite bathroom and a panoramic views of the countryside and the city. The bedroom on the top floor highlights the antique wood beams. WiFi is freely accessible throughout the apartment. The apartment comes with SAT TV.
Antique Apartment with Modern Amenities
Make excellent use of the position in the city center to go to the market to shop for fruit, seasonal vegetables and specialty shops for cheese and wine. The fully equipped kitchen can have everyone joining in while preparing meals. Enjoy a delicious home cooked Italian supper in front of the pellet fueled fireplace and a delicious glass of wine from one of the many nearby vineyards, even that of the owner. The owner’s choice to use a decor with lots of light and relaxing neutral colors always guarantees a sense of space and relax even when fully occupied with 8 persons. The holiday apartment is suitable for all seasons with a cozy fireplace in the winter and air conditioning upon request in the summer.
Enjoy Cortona Like a Native
Located in the city center brings the Tuscan culture home with you. Enjoy an evening stroll to the local gelateria or wake up early in the morning and follow your nose to the fresh expresso and local delights from the “forno” or pastry shop. Be part of the afternoon activity, the local antique market or the concerts and happy hour events in Cortona when you stay at the vacation apartment Luce. The unique position within the exciting city of Cortona will have Tuscany come alive for you in a very special way, one which is sure to help you create beautiful memories.
Tuscany & Umbria Are at Your Fingertips
Visit the land of the Etruscans starting with the popular historic museum in the city center of Cortona and then follow up this trek into the past by visiting the Etruscan tombs which dot the Cortona countryside. The exciting city of Arezzo is only a train ride away, and offers more of everything: more museums, more art, more history and more cobbled stone alleys to explore. Cortona is also strategically positioned for those looking to taste their way through the many vineyards starting with the local grapes and wines, then moving south to Montepulciano, west towards Val d'Orcia and further north to discover all of Chianti.
Close to the border of Tuscany, one can easily plan day trips to the Lake of Trasimeno where you will find real sandy beaches, water sports and even an island with a ferry boat tour. Perugia and Assisi are close by and offer a lovely alternative to an all-Tuscan itinerary; not only beautiful architecture, incredible artwork but even some delicious wines and menus of their own. With it’s proximity to major roads, Cortona is positioned among the sunflowers just far enough away to make keep you in a special rural setting while a drive to Siena, Florence and Pisa are easy to program without too many back roads.