Are they allowed?
No. Personally we adore animals. However, seeing that many areas are communal and some guests may not have the same feelings on the matter, to avoid unfortunate misunderstandings we do not allow animals
Are there any banks in the vicinity?
Just over 2 km. away there are two banks in the village of Ponterio.
Is there a barbecue?
Yes, it's free and for everyone (just let the Management know when you want to use it). Guests have to supply their own charcoal
Can extra beds and cots be supplied on request?
Booking and payment
How to book ?
How much is the deposit?
20% of total amount.
How to pay?
By postal order or bank transfer.
Credit cards are accepted?
Yes, Visa, Mastercard, American Express and bancomat
Where is the nearest bus stop?
At the village of Pian di S.Martino, that is at walking distance (less than 1 Km)
Are there any museums in Todi?
Yes, the Pinacoteca Municipale (Municipal Picture Gallery).
Where are cultural sites?
click here, please
How much does it cost to cancel a booking?
Up to 45 days before arrival date: 20%; from 44 to 30 days: 30%; from 29 to 15 days: 50%.
Less than 15 days before or if guests don't show up, 80%
Check-In / Check-Out
What are the check-in and check-out times?
Check in from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Check out within 10 a.m.
Where is the nearest one?
In the small village of Ponterio, at 2.5 km from Torriola
Does a deposit have to be paid?
Yes, 250 Euros, that is returned on leaving after the apartment has been checked for damage.
How far is Todi?
About 6 km.
What is the nearest town?
Pian di San Martino about 1.2 km
Perugia 35 Km
Orvieto 35 Km
Assisi 45 Km
Siena 140 Km
Roma about 130 Km
Firenze 200 Km
Is linen supplied?
Yes: bed linen, blankets, bathroom towels and teacloths, oven gloves and plastic tablecloth for the kitchen.
Is there a hairdrier?
Dishes? Cooking utensils?
There are plenty for everyone (saucepans, frying pans, jugs, cutlery, corkscrews, tin openers, cheese grater).
Fridge + freezer?
Yes, fitted electric oven
Yes, a moka or, under request, an american coffee maker
TV Land or satellite TV?
Satellite TV in the communal lounge.
Yes, in the laundry room.
No, by choice: it is the electric appliance that pollutes more than any other.
Are there easy walks on foot?
The dirt road just outside the gate is the start of a route that can be covered both on foot and by mountain bike. There are also several alternatives of varying degrees of difficulty, from very easy to quite demanding.
Are there deckchairs, beach umbrellas and tables?
Each apartment is equipped with garden furniture (table and chairs) for personal use. In the communal areas (swimming-pool and solarium) there are beach umbrellas, sun-beds, deckchairs and tables.
Each apartment has independent gas-fired heating
What local products can be bought?
Cold-pressed extra virgin olive oil and wine directly from producers
Where is the nearest market?
In Ponterio less than 3 Km
Means of transport
How does one get to La Torriola by train, by plane or by car ?
See heading “how to reach us”
Is it a noisy area ?
If you consider the sound of birds singing as noise, yes
Is the place lit at night ?
Yes, the outside lights come on automatically at dusk and go off at dawn.
Is there any post office?
Yes. Less than 1 Km. in Pian di San Martino
How far is the railway station ?
In Ponterio less than 3 Km
Is rubbish recycled?
Yes, we manage a separate collection of waste
Are there any restaurants in the vicinity ?
Yes, of every kind and to suit every pocket. With some we have an agreement.
Does the Country Guest House organize dinners/lunches?
Yes, as long as Guests give forewarning
Where is it possible to do shopping?
In Pian di S.Martino (less than 1 Km) there are food and fruits shops. In Ponterio (2,5 Km) there are market, cheese, winery, pizzeria, bar and clothing stores
Sport facilities at La Torriola
How big is the swimming pool?
dimension are : 12 X 6 mt
Are there sun-beds/deckchairs?
Is there an external shower?
Is there a lifeguard?
No. There is no lifeguard
Are children allowed in the pool on their own?
No. Children must be accompanied by an adult
Is swimming allowed at night?
Are swimming caps mandatory?
No, but we prefer you to wear one.
Is it possible to rent a bath towel?
Yes, read more on "Prices"
Is it possible to play at ping pong?
Yes. Are you ready for a tournament?
Sport facilities in the area
Is t here a riding school?
Yes, 11 km away. Organize lessons and excursions.
... a soccer field ?
There are several in Pian di San Martino, Ponterio and Todi.
... tennis court ?
Yes, at Todi.
... golf course?
At Perugia (18 holes) and at Lake Trasimeno (9 holes)
Are there apartments for non-smokers?
Is smoking allowed in the apartments ?
It is tolerated, but it is firmly hoped that smokers will take advantage of the chance to smoke outdoors.
Telephone, Fax and the Internet
Is there a land phone?
Is there cellular phone coverage?
No. Yes, in each apartment.
Is it possible to received/sent a fax ?
Is there a internet connection?
Yes, both in the apartments and the Reception area
Can Guests invite visitors during their stay?
Only if the Management is notified in good time and gives authorization. We are sure you will understand this apparently strict regulation, aimed above all at preserving the most important characteristic of La Torriola Country Guest House: its tranquillity. Not controlling nor limiting the number of people present could be detrimental not only to the comfort of our guests but also could violate safety regulations.
Is the water in the apartments drinkable?
Yes, the water comes from the municipal aqueduct.
Washing, hanging and ironing
Is it possible to wash clothes in the apartments?
Absolutely not: there's a fully equipped laundry room (with washing machine, washing lines, ironing board and iron).
Where can clothes be hung out ?
Each apartment has a drying rack for personal use