Villas for Rent in Rome

Castelli Romani (Alban Hills):
Monte Porzio Catone, near Frascati,
20 km (12 miles) southeast of Rome.



Panoramic, elegant, and spacious four bedroom (3 double and 1 single) villa near Rome. It is endowed with a large terrace, a large garden with fruit orchard. It hosts up to 7 persons.

  • Telephone,
  • colour tv,
  • washing machine,
  • autonomous heating,
  • stereo Hi-Fi,
  • cot/crib bed


The villa, seen from its gate

The villa is only 20 Km. distant (appr. 14 miles) from Rome. It can be reached by bus from the village of Monte Porzio, by train from Frascati (only 3 Km appr. 1.8 miles distant). Moreover, if you have a car, the nearest Rome subway stop with car park is only 10 Km. distant, appr. 6 miles. With the subway (line A), you can reach all central sights within minutes.
Rome's Ciampino airport, where most charter flights from Europe land, is only 15 Km. distant (appr. 9 miles).

The villa has two entrances, and two foyers. The first (not shown in the photos) introduces to the hall with the stairs and the sitting room (photo a). The second (it can be seen indistintly to the right of photo a) brings to the kitchen, to a little studio and to the guests' bathroom on the ground floor.

(a) Foyer, second part, and stairs

(b) Sitting room

(c) Sitting room - opposite view with fireplace

The sitting room has a long sofa, two rocking chairs, a table with chairs (it is near the windows), a very large fireplace, a colour TV, fine lamps and paintings. All furnitures are wooden.


From the sitting room one can access the very large terrace, which is most panoramic. One can see Rome's quarters, the Prenestina valley, and also Colonna and Tivoli.
In summer a parasol is placed in the terrace, to have lunch "al fresco".





The large terrace of the villa (winter view)


The sitting room continues with a very comfortable dining room (d), including a long table for eight persons, a corner cupboard, a most elegant side cupboard, a trolley, a chandelier, fine paintings. The knick-knacks, like in all the apartment, are very fine and tasteful. They were purchased personally by the proprietors in their journeys around the world. From the windows of the sitting room, one can see the village of Montecompatri, as if it were a painting. Practically you have this view

(d) Dining area

At the right of the sitting room, and behind the fireplace, there is the door bringing to the large kitchen.

(e) Kitchen

(f) Kitchen - opposite view

Photo (e) shows what you see when entering from the dining room. The opposite photo was snapped from the door bringing to the second foyer (photo a). The kitchen is well equipped, with fires, washing machine, dishwasher, fridge, separate freezer (apart from the one of the fridge), cupboards with pots, pans, dishes etc, and also other appliances (mixer, toaster, ice cream maker etc.).

(g) Stairs and first floor landing

Through the wooden stairs (photo a,g) you reach the first floor, which is all in wooden parquet.
In photo (g) you can see the landing bringing to the sleeping quarters. It has bookshelves and paintings. There are three double bedrooms and one single bedroom.

All bedrooms (photos i, l, m) have elegant wooden furnitures and fine fittings. All have wardrobes, bedside tables, set of drawers, chandeliers, paintings, and also a sink, so one does not have to go to the bathroom at night for a glass of water. Every bedroom has its own special features. One has a table, chairs and rocking chairs.

(i) Bedroom

(l) Second double bedroom

(m) Same bedroom - opposite view

The second one has a crib bed, and a precious 19th century set of drawers with mirror, and oriental decorations. The third double bedroom is just a little simpler, like the single bedroom.

All the bedrooms though have a balcony. In fact, the entire house is surrounded by a balcony, where from you have panoramic views of Rome and of the surrounding Roman Castles. In the sleeping quarters there are two bathrooms, one with bathtub, and the second with shower box.The house is equipped with telephone, colour tv, washing machine, dishwasher, two freezers, autonomous heating, stereo Hi-Fi, crib-bed for babies and infants.

The house has a warden who lives with his wife and child in a little separate annex of the property. The warden, a reliable person, works all year round as a gardener in the property. This service is included in the price. His wife works as a maid in the house, and this service (generally weekly) is included in the price for weekly rentals, but not for longer stays (in this case it is billed separately if it is required).

(n) One of the sparkling bathrooms

Weekly price range: 2,400 - 3,200 Euro (depending on the season, no. of persons etc.).

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