Untours - I Tigli, Spoleto, Italy - Umbria
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The Tigli is a charming farmhouse apartment set in the heart of Umbria. From its large, eat-in kitchen and double bedroom, guests can take in the view of the surrounding mountains and the lovely hill town of Trevi. The apartment’s living room and dining room are combined, with no windows but a glass storm door and curtain to bring in light. Two comfortable bedrooms offer nice views.

The view from this farm is dazzling, with deep green mountains rising on all sides. The grounds are well kept and offer a swimming pool and outdoor garden area with lounge chairs. Bicycles are also available for your use. The farm grows olives, vegetables and grain and has its own grain mill and bakery a short drive away. Olive oil and wine are available for purchase. An English-speaking caretaker works on the grounds. Spoleto is 20 minutes away and Assisi and other hill towns are easy day trips. Other vacation rentals on the farm include L’Oleandro, La Ginestra and Il Girasole.

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Property Details


2 bedrooms: one with Italian queen-sized bed (that can be divided into twins with advanced notice) and one with two twins


1 with Italian-style shower


Large, full eat-in kitchen


Washing machine on site


Ground floor


Ground floor, good access


5-minute drive to the main road, 20-minutes to Spoleto


Dark living room


Lovely views from bedroom and kitchen, swimming pool and attractive outdoor sitting areas on the property, phone, cable TV, Wi-Fi


TV (cable), window screens , bocce court, Wi-Fi

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What's included with the Italy - Umbria Untour?

  • One or two weeks in a farmhouse apartment, often on a working farm with stunning countryside views.
  • Suggestions for booking your international flight from the U.S. to Rome, or we can purchase tickets on your behalf. (Click for more information on Untours' air policies.)
  • Airport meeting upon your arrival (set arrival time only) and assistance with your rental car pick-up and transfer to your apartment. (Or detailed instructions that allow you to reach your apartment independently with ease.)
  • Car rental, with unlimited mileage and basic insurance, for the duration of your Untour.
  • An orientation with our local staff person, who is full of excellent recommendations for your sight seeing, practical advice on driving and parking, and a listing of local events happening during your stay.
  • A regional map, local information, plus our own Untouring Umbria guidebook, researched and written by Untours staff, full of the best restaurants, sightseeing, and other suggestions.
  • A local cultural activity, like a tour of a local, organic farmstead, including a home cooked meal with the owners.
  • A stash of groceries upon your arrival, so you don’t need to shop right away.
  • Pre-trip planning advice from our staff, available by phone or email right up until you leave.
  • Ongoing support with our local representative. Help available when you need it.

Landlord or Host for I Tigli, Spoleto, Italy - Umbria

The apartment owners don’t live on site. But their assistant Eleonora maintains an office on the farm and keeps regular morning office hours. She speaks some English and is very friendly. And our Umbrian Untour staff person is always available by cell phone if guests have problems or concerns.

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Spoleto, Italy - Umbria, Home of I Tigli

Our apartments are in the countryside, about 20 minutes north of Spoleto.

Spoleto is an enchanting town and a convenient home base for exploring Umbria. With roots in ancient Rome, the town was first settled in 241 B.C. Visitors can tour an ancient Roman theater, along with an archeological museum. Today, Spoleto is internationally known for its annual music and performing arts festival (the Spoleto Festival, formerly called the Festival of Two Worlds), which draws international artists and audiences and lends a cosmopolitan feel to this small, attractive town every July. Even without the concert crowd, the town’s Duomo and adjoining piazza offer a wonderful reason to visit. Other piazzas in town buzz with activity. Favorite sights include the sacred art museum and the town’s own modern art museum. Visitors can also tour the hilltop castle or walk across the impressive medieval aqueduct that spans the valley, with lovely views leading to walking trails.

Spoleto is full of small shops and boutiques, with banks, grocery shopping, cafés, a weekly open-air market and excellent restaurants. Spoleto also offers a train station with express service to Rome.

Closer to the apartments, the village of La Bruna is a convenient hub for groceries, coffee, banking and other errands. It’s about 5 minutes from the apartment.

Umbria is often called Italy’s “Green Heart,” making the beautiful area around Spoleto the perfect base for a 2-week stay. The rugged Umbrian hills give way to sweeping views of olive groves. And the small towns carry on, unchanged by time, and largely undiscovered by American tourists.

The Spoleto-area apartments are about 20 minutes north of town and about 20 minutes south of Trevi. Assisi is about a 45-minute drive and Perugia is about an hour away. By express train, Rome is about 90 minutes from town.

Customer comments about I Tigli, Spoleto, Italy - Umbria

"We had stayed in I Tigli 7 years ago and enjoyed it then and found the small upgrades very satisfactory.' Janet Amtmann

"We were pleased with all aspects of our Il Casale Grande experience, from the the apartment to the amenities, as well as the warm welcome and engaging relationship with the farm manager." Keith Welch

"The views and location. The accommodations were very nice and the manager was very helpful" Joan Young

"The Casale property is very well maintained and has beautiful grounds nestled in that beautiful valley. We really liked being there. We used the bocce court almost every evening. The staff could not have been more helpful and friendly." Jim & Nancy Davis

"We had a very enjoyable time at Casale Grande. The grounds are very well kept with beautiful flowers. Our apartment was very clean and quiet." Leah Boardwine

"The location within the region gave easy access to major roads, sites of interest were close. The property of I Tigli was well situated, the staff friendly and helpful! Our apartment was very clean, cool in the mid-day." Frank & Donna Symon

"I really enjoyed how close our villa was to all the hilltop towns in Umbria. We had a good location to drive to several different towns within one day and were never that far from our home in Italy. This was a fantastic first experiemce to Italy for us! We are already planning to return! Loved it!!" Leah Boardwine

Ratings for I Tigli, Spoleto, Italy - Umbria

Modern Kitchen (oven, microwave, dishwasher, stovetop, modern ambience)66
Phone (yes, limited, no)22
Television (none, TV w/o cable, TV w/cable)11
Attractiveness (décor, charm, windowboxes, antiques)64
Bathroom (attractive, functional)32
Furniture Comfort (comfortable chairs, etc.)64
Screened windows11
Outdoor amenties: Patio, Balcony, Swimming pool66
Laundry facilities: (yes, limited, no)11
Sleeping facilities comfort44

Apartment Host Experience (positive experience)87
Charm, Flavor, Sense of Place: the apartment and immediate surroundings109
Charm, Flavor, Sense of Place: the neighborhood (if it is in a city or larger town) or the village (if it is in a country/rural Untour)109
Distance to Transportation/Major Roads66
Shopping (access to everyday supplies)66
Well-Situated To See The Region or City1010

An Explanation of the Ratings:

These ratings come from a combination of customer reviews and the reports of Untours staff who have seen the apartments and/or followed reports from customers over the years.

These ratings give a sense of how most people feel, but your tastes and requirements may vary. If you have any questions about this apartment, please call us at 1-888-868-6871. You can talk to someone who has seen the accommodation.

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