Your Browser is Unsupported

Try ChromeTry Firefox
THIRDHOME RentalsTHIRDHOME RentalsTHIRDHOME ExchangeTHIRDHOME AdventuresTHIRDHOME
Villa Albrizzi
Villa Albrizzi
Villa Albrizzi
Villa Albrizzi
Villa Albrizzi
Villa Albrizzi
Villa Albrizzi
Villa Albrizzi
Villa Albrizzi
Villa Albrizzi
Villa Albrizzi
Villa Albrizzi
Villa Albrizzi
Villa Albrizzi
Villa Albrizzi

Este, Italy

Villa Albrizzi

8Bedrooms
14Guests

Description

Villa Albrizzi is set in a large 19th century park covering 3,5 hectares. . The property is located on the edge of Este, a small town South of Padua and very conveniently situated for shopping on foot in the town center.

Location: Venice Airport is about 50 kms. away and there are local train and buses for Padua/Venice, or fast trains from Monselice 8 kms. away, to Padua, Milan or Venice to the North, or to Florence as well as Rome to the South. At the foot of the Euganean hills, the area is famous for Palladian and Venitian Villas. Abano, a famous spa is within easy drive. Verona's open air opera is 50 minutes away. For golfers, there are three 18-hole courses in the vicinity, about 25 minutes drive.

The Villa: Has been owned by the Albrizzi family for the last three centuries. The property comprises a large main house, a separate 18th century pavilion used as a ballroom or reception room, with its original 18th century furniture and stucco decor on the walls, and a separate annex, "La Barchessa", which used to be the stables and granary and is now converted to residential use.

The Estate Grounds: In the large private park of the estate there is an all-weather tennis court and a large private swimming pool with changing house and pavilion, table and chairs for picnics by the pool, own vegetable garden and orchard.

Staff services: two staff full time included for up to 10 guests, three staff for up to 14 guests. Staff works 6 days/wk (off Sunday afternoon and one other afternoon each week). The staff prepares one meal a day, the staff is available to cook and serve additional meals at an extra cost (€16 p.p.)

Extras: telephone, food, wine, drinks and consumables, personal ironing and laundry.

MAIN HOUSE:
(14 people)
First Floor: Spacious living room
Library
Morning dining room
Formal dining room
Large kitchen
Breakfast room
Pantry
Guest powder room with wash basin and toilet

Second Floor: Large hall
6 BEDROOMS:
Master with king size bed and air conditioning
Bedroom with king size bed
Bedroom with king size bed
Bedroom with twin beds and air conditioning
Bedroom with twin beds and air conditioning
Single bedroom
5 BATHROOMS
Complete. Each with tub and handshower
Four of the bathrooms are ensuite

Third Floor:
3 BEDROOMS
1 Bedroom with twin beds and air conditioning
1 single bedroom with air conditioning
1 Bedroom with king size bed
2 BATHROOMS
Complete. One with tub and hand shower, the other with a stall shower.

Points of interest:
Este 5 min. by foot
Padua: 30 min, km 35
Venice: 1 hour, km 75
Vicenza: 40 min, km 45
Bologna: 1 hour, km 80
Ferrara: 40 min, km 64

Show More Less

Property Details

Size

8 bedrooms, 8 baths, and 19000 square feet

Bedrooms

King, King, King, 2x Twin, 2x Twin, 2x Twin, Twin, and Twin
14 guests maximum

Nearest airport

Venice Marco Polo Airport

Property Amenities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Concierge Service
  • Crib
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Hot Tub
  • Laundry Service
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Washer & Dryer
  • Wireless Internet

Activities of Interest

  • Enjoy a round of golf at one of three 18-hole golf courses.
  • Shop for hand made ceramics at Estes Ceramiche Porcellane.
  • Soak in healing thermal springs and enjoy a spa day in Montegrotto Terme.

Places of Interest

  • Montagnana: a medieval walled city beautifully preserved, also famous for its ham (prosciutto crudo).
  • Arquà Petrarca: historical medieval village on the Colli Euganei.
  • Villa Barbarigo at Valsanzibio: a beautiful 17th Century garden described by Edith Wharton in her book "Italian Gardens".