Located at the very edge of a natural terrace, overlooking the right bank of the river Adige, and facing the hills of the Valpolicella and the Lessinia pre-Alps, in between Verona and lake Garda, Villa Sagada is a 16th century Venetian Villa, under the control and protection of the Italian Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Activities (MIBACT).
The entire complex underwent radical restoration work in the sixties. Preservation and enhancement continue today.
The villa and its dependences (2 apartments) are a perfect holiday rental for a family and friends. Not only the guests can experience a visit to a historical Venetian villa with modern and exclusive touches combined with original pieces furnishing in all rooms, but also share the atmosphere of a true family house. Sleeps up to 12 + 8 person maximum (annexes included). Swimming pool, Air Conditioning, Wi-Fi internet connection.
Villa Sagada Sacchetti is set among a fully fenced 4 hectares orchard, including a 1.5 hectares park and a 3 hectares vineyard, entirely framed by cypresses, italic pines, and olive trees. The grounds also include a pool 17 x 8 meters - depth 1.40 meters, bordered by hedges and olives, which is open May to September.
The property includes the main villa: 3 Floors – 6 double bedrooms - sleeps 12 + 2 Dependence: 2 independent units sleeps 4 persons each Chapel.
Both the garden of the villa and the garden of the apartments, and the pool are completely private for the guests: the owner’s houses and their gardens are separated from the guest’s area.
The villa is suitable for 12 people. In case of groups with children, 2 extra child/persons are admitted, but in general we recommend the Villa for a maximum number of 12 people. In case of larger groups, you can book the Villa plus the Apartments.
In case of elderly and disabled people, the ground floor apartment offers a charming and comfortable accommodation (i.e.: no architectural barriers plus equipped disabled bathroom).
MAIN VILLA (sleeps 12+2)
GROUND FLOOR: develops on 300 sq. meters and features:
• Double height central hall (table seats 12) • Frescoed living room • Library • Dining room • Kitchen (table seats 10) (4 burner stove, electric cooking plate, electric hoven. 2 refrigerators, microwave hoven, dishwasher) • Toilet
FIRST FLOOR NORTH: sleeps 4 + 1 and features: • Suite Corte: one double bedroom (divisible beds – sleeps 2) with dressing room and private bathroom (tub with handheld shower) • Superior suite Valpolicella: an entrance leading to a double bedroom, a studio/single bedroom (sleeps2 + 1) and private bathroom (shower). bedrooms on the first floor have portable air conditioning.
FIRST FLOOR SOUTH: sleeps 4 + 1 and features • Suite Brolo: one double bedroom (sleeps 2) with dressing room and private bathroom (tub with handheld shower) • Superior Suite Camino: an entrance leading to a double bedroom, a studio/single bedroom (sleeps 2 + 1) and private bathroom (shower). bedrooms on the first floor have portable air conditioning.
SECOND FLOOR NORTH: sleeps 4 and features • Suite Orto: one double bedroom (divisible beds - sleeps 2) with private bathroom (tub with handheld shower) • Suite Vigne: one double bedroom (divisible beds plus sofa bed - sleeps 2 + 1) with private bathroom (shower).
Bedrooms on the second floor have air conditioning
SECOND FLOOR SOUTH: ironing room / laundry
VILLA FACILITIES• Bedrooms on the second floor have air conditioning; bedrooms on the first floor have portable air conditioning. • Kitchen with 4 burner stove, electric cooking plate, electric hoven. 2 refrigerators, microwave hoven, dishwasher. • Washing machine in the laundry • WIFI connection in all the house.
GROUND FLOOR APARTMENT: independent entrance; develops 85 sq. metres plus an external portico, and features: • Independent portico with dining table • Entrance/living room with fireplace, sofa bed, armchairs, large dining table (seats 6) • Two double bedrooms (one with divisible bed) • Disabled equipped bathroom with shower and washing machine • Kitchen with 3 burner gas cooker with oven, dishwasher • Independent air conditioning and heating. • Ceiling fans in both bedrooms for those who do not like air conditioning • WIFI • Parking place
FIRST FLOOR APARTMENT: independent entrance; develops 85 sq. metres plus an external portico, and features: • Independent portico with dining table at the ground floor • Stone stairs lead to first floor • Stairway landing with three doors opening on • One double bed room (divisible beds – sleeps 2) • Bathroom (tub with handheld shower) • Open space (50 sq. metres) that includes a large living room (two sofas, two armchairs, dining table (seats 6) and a double bed corner, separated by a set of libraries. • Kitchen with 2 burner gas cooker, dishwasher and microwave oven. • Independent air conditioning (open space and bedroom) and heating. • Ceiling fans both in the open space and the bedroom for those who do not like air conditioning • WIFI
OUTDOORS • Private outdoor relax area, located immediately in front of the stone staircase of the villa, on the garden side. Protected by hedges, lemon plants in pots and large market umbrellas, the entire area features a dining table (seats 14/16) and an outdoor lounge with garden armchairs. • A significant part of the garden, notably the central lawn, fenced by hedges and trees, just in front of the villa, is exclusively reserved to our guests. • Passing through the lawn you reach the swimming pool area, which is also furnished with sun loungers and sun beds. • No covered parking places available. Cars can be parked in the courtyard of the Villa.
WHAT TO DO Sited in between Verona and Lake Garda, just in front of the Valpolicella region and the Lessinia pre-Alps, Villa Sagada Sacchetti enjoys a truly unique position in order to offer its guests a wide and diversified choice of activities, such as to make their stay pleasant and interesting.
Those who are fond of art and history will lose themselves among the many treasures of Verona, Mantua, Vicenza or the many villages, castles, villas and gardens of our territory (Sirmione, Valeggio sul Mincio, Sabbioneta, Soave, the Romanic churches of the Valpolicella).
Nature lovers will be enchanted by the shores of Lake Garda, the slopes of Monte Baldo or the plateaus of Lessinia, which constitute an ideal destination for cycling excursions and hiking. If you are fond of wine and good food, you certainly cannot fail to visit the cellars of Valpolicella and the lower lake, to taste the many typical wines of our region (Amarone, Recioto, Valpolicella, Lugana, Bardolino), as well as the dairies of our mountains or the small artisan workshops that renew our best culinary traditions. We believe we have gained the necessary experience to advise you on or organize for you tailor made itineraries, with qualified guides if requested. We are also ready to organize the rental of bicycles, cars or minibuses with driver, or to plan for you excursions by boat or plane, or rafting trip on the river Adige.
FOOD AND WINE Verona is famous all over the world for its incredible tradition with regard to food and wine. We can suggest particular restaurants to our guests that we consider the most satisfying. We also organize guided tours and wine tasting at the major wineries around the area. On request, we can organize cooking classes on the traditional recipes of the region (fresh pasta, rice, bread, cakes, pizzas, and more).
SPORTS You can enjoy golf, horseback riding, parachuting, paragliding and hang-gliding, rafting, mountain bike and other bike trails. (just outside the Villa there is a path that leads to Verona and Lake Garda) and there are several spas in the surrounding • Golf Club Verona (Sommacampagna) 12 Km. • Golf Club Villafranca (Villafranca) to 15 Km. • Golf Club Cà of Olives (Marciaga-Garda Lake) to 13 Km. • Thermal Center Aquardens (Pescantina) 10 Km. • Tennis courts at 1500 mt. • Equestrian Center at 8 Km. • Parachute School at 1000 mt.
ITINERARIES Historical, pictorial and architectural itineraries: • Museo di Castelvecchio - Verona • Palazzo Maffei Casa Museo – Verona • Museo Archeologico al Teatro Romano - Verona • Museo degli affreschi G. B. Cavalcaselle - Verona • Museo di Storia Naturale - Verona • Galleria d'Arte Moderna Achille Forti - Verona • Museo Lapidario Maffeiano - Verona • Museo dei Fossili - Bolca VR • The fortress of Verona under the Austrians • Solferino Memorial Tower (MN) • The courts of the Gonzaga's: Mantua and Sabbioneta • Venetian Villas Theatre and music • Shakespearian Summer Festival o Teatro Romano - Verona o Corte Teatro Vecchio - Verona • Arena di Verona Opera Festival • Teatro Filarmonico concert season - Verona • Il Settembre dell'Accademia - Teatro Filarmonico • Verona Jazz Teatro Romano Naturalistic itineraries • Giardino Giusti - Verona • Parco Giardino Sigurtà - Valeggio sul Mincio • Giardino di Pojega - Negrar • Parco delle Cascate - Molina • Parco Natura Viva - Bussolengo • Gardaland SEA LIFE Aquarium - Castelnuovo del Garda • Riserva Naturale Gardesana – Malcesine Craft shopping • San Zeno antiques market - Verona • Antiques market Valeggio sul Mincio VR • Antiques market Villafranca VR • Antiques market Gonzaga MN • Antiques market Piazzola sul Brenta PD.