To reserve your place we ask that you make a 25% (non-refundable) deposit, then we hold your place and you are all booked in. Your balance is due 8 weeks prior to your course.
If you would like to make a booking for any of our courses, which run from May through to the end of November, you can book online and pay a deposit via PayPal, using your own PayPal account. Via PayPal you can use your Credit or Debit cards to secure your place on any of our courses. For PayPal please be aware that there is 3.5% commission fee.
You may also make a bank transfer to our UK Bank Account if you would prefer to pay that way. Contact us and we will email you the Bank Details.
Please see our individual Tutors pages for details and booking links to individual courses.
If you would like to book by post please click on the link below to download the booking form in pdf format.
Directions to Tenuta di Poggiolame
From Florence and Rome
Follow the Motorway A1, take the exit at Fabro and turn left and follow the S.P. 57 heading for Fabro Scalo. Proceed straight at the roundabout in Fabro Scalo signed Montegabbione. At Montegabbione take the right turning for Montegiove/Pornello soon after the Esso garage; after 4.4 kilometres take the track on your left highlighted by a wooden box with a red heart painted on it. This is the only turning with a wooden box at the entrance, any other road is incorrect! This is the 1 kilometre unmade drive to the Poggiolame Country House. If you reach Montegiove, you have gone too far. Please drive up past the house and park.
Take the S.S. 220 (Pievailola) in the direction of Citta della Pieve; after Tavernelle, at the next fork turn left towards Piegaro; after Piegaro head for Montegabbione but do NOT go into the village. Go straight on until you see a turning to Pornello and Montegiove on your left (the S.P. 58) then after 4.4 kilometres take the track on your left highlighted by a large wooden box with a red heart painted on it. This is the only turning with a wooden box at the entrance, any other road is incorrect! This is the 1 kilometre unmade drive to the Poggiolame Country House. If you reach Montegiove, you have gone too far. Please drive up past the house and park.
Distances in kilometres:
Motorway A1 – Exit at Fabro: Km 11
Perugia: Km 44
Sansepolcro: Km 122
Assisi: Km 45
Caprese Michelangelo: Km 145
Orvieto: Km 30
Città della Pieve: Km 15
Rome - Roma Ciampino airport Km 165
Rome - Roma Fiumicino airport Km 150
Florence - Firenze: Km 130
Argentario (Maremma): Km 70/90
Arezzo: Km 80
Siena: Km 70
Viterbo: Km 80
The nearest airport is Perugia S.Egidio (San Francesco Airport) (50 minutes) but you can also fly to Rome (Fiumicino Airport with the Leonardo da Vinci Express train to Roma Termini station which come straight to Fabro-Ficulle station where we collect you and Ciampino Airport with a bus shuttle to Roma Termini) and Florence (Firenze Peretola). Both Rome and Florence are a 120 minute drive from Poggiolame, and you can get the local train from both airports to Fabro-Ficulle railway station. Ryanair fly to Perugia from London-Stansted and Easy Jet fly into Rome. All major airlines fly into Rome or Florence.
The nearest railway station is Fabro-Ficulle (15 minutes from the
house),connected to Rome and Florence by through trains; other train
stations are Chiusi-Chianciano Terme (35 minutes) which has a taxi rank and Orvieto Scalo (30
minutes) connected to Rome and Florence by express trains (Intercity).
Note: We provide a courtesy pick up from/drop off to Perugia Airportand Fabro-Ficulle railway station course dates only. Other collections by arrangement at extra cost - please contact us for further information.
Contact Arte Umbria
Tenuta di Poggiolame
Vocabolo Poggiolame, 16
Telephone: 0033 643 436 721
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