Marche - Pesaro Urbino - URBINO


PRIVATE STRUCTURE (Lease only - CIR CODE: 041067-BeB-00024) Nestled among the hills of Urbino, Villa Banci is an old farmhouse dating back to the end of the 18th century that has been completely renovated. As evidence of its history, it preserves, inside, some antique furniture and, outside, some of the original construction materials in stone. Just 9 km from Urbino, a town of immense historical and artistic wealth, proclaimed a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Villa Banci is surrounded by greenery and boasts a strategic position that will allow you to fully relax and also to easily reach the nearest towns of interest, such as Gradara, San Leo and Pesaro up to the Republic of San Marino.



The complex consists of the villa and an annex. VILLA. It has two floors. On the ground floor the main entrance leads, across a hallway, to the taverna consisting of a dining area and a living room with fireplace and TV area, both with direct access to the garden through two French windows. Continuing on the right is a guest bathroom, preceded by a step, and a small kitchen connected to the garden via a French window. To the left of the kitchen is a double bedroom with ensuite bathroom with shower. On the first floor, accessed via an internal staircase is a relaxation area and, on the left, a kitchen with a fireplace. The kitchen is also easily accessible from an external staircase in front of the annex. From the kitchen, three steps lead up to a bathroom with shower and three bedrooms, one a double with divisible bed and two with queen size beds. ANNEX. Located on a raised floor with respect to the villa, it is reached up six steps and is composed of a cosy kitchenette, a TV area, a bathroom with shower and a laundry area. A French window leads out to the main outdoor living area, under a wooden portico, consisting of a large table with chairs and a barbecue. The portico faces directly onto the pool and is the ideal place for preparing lunches or dinners and appreciating the relaxing hilly landscape.


Extending for about 1100 sq m, the park is completely fenced in (with a metallic net high 1.30m) and is accessed through an elegant wrought iron gate. A ramp leads to the internal parking area with space for four cars while along the left side of the villa is another parking area with space for three cars. The park extends over three levels, full of different types of vegetation made up of olive trees, birches, firs, holm oaks and palms as well as various relaxation areas complete with umbrellas, seating and small tables, where you can partake of outdoor lunches and dinners while enjoying the view. In front of the main entrance, under a gazebo, is a table football table, for the entertainment of adults and children. Please notice that photos are taken in spring, therefore flower blossoming, and the colours of the gardens' grass could be different at the moment of your arrival at the villa.

Swimming Pool:

The swimming pool is located on a higher level with respect to the villa, about 20 m from the main entrance. Enhanced by olive and palm trees, hedges, bushes and various flowering plants, it can be reached from different points: from a small flight of 7 steps, on the left side of the villa, from the annex in front of the portico and also across a handy lateral ramp in lawn. Irregular in shape and measuring 11 x 4,40 m with the depth ranging from 1 to 1.45 m, the pool is lined in PVC and has chlorine purification, internal lighting (also present in the surrounding area) and is accessed via Roman steps and a metal ladder. The solarium area, partly non-slip ceramic paving and partly lawn, is equipped with umbrellas, sunbeds, small tables, chairs and a solar-heated shower. The pool is open from the last Saturday in April until the first Saturday in October.

Pets: Yes. €50,00 per animal per week or part of week
Handicap: Non Certified Structure
Fenced-in property: Yes
Amenities and Features
  • air conditioning in the bedrooms (mobile air co in the bedroom on the ground floor)
  • internet wi-fi connection
  • smart tv
  • bluetooth speaker
  • dishwasher
  • microwave oven
  • kettle
  • american coffee machine
  • toaster
  • immersion blender
  • juicer
  • moka coffee maker
  • espresso coffee maker
  • washing machine
  • iron and ironing board
  • baby cot
  • high chair
  • mosquitos nets in the bedrooms of the first floor
  • hair-dryer
  • brick barbecue
  • soccer table

Location and distances

Villa Banci is located in Pieve di Cagna, an old fortified borgo in the province of Urbino, an enchanting town with a Renaissance flavour, proclaimed UNESCO World Heritage Site. The property boasts a strategic position, which makes it the ideal destination for those wishing to visit the natural and cultural beauties present between the regions of Marche and Emilia-Romagna. About 200 m from the property is a bus stop for Urbino, passing through Gadana, where you will find basic services and shops. Within a radius of 50 km, splendid borghi such as Gradara and San Leo and enchanting San Marino are within easy reach. The Pesaro-Urbino exit of the A14 motorway is 36 km from the property and allows you to reach the most important towns of the Adriatic coast such as Pesaro, Riccione and Rimini.

Airport: Rimini 61 km, Ancona 94 km, Bologna 182 km, Roma 315 km, Milano 442 km
Train station: Pesaro 42 km, Fano 55 km
Highways: A14 exit Pesaro 36 km
Shops and services: Gadana 5 km, Urbino 9 km, Ca Gallo 11 km Bus stop about 400 metres
Beaches: Baia Vallugola 41 km, Gabicce Mare 41 km, Fiorenzuola di Focara 46 km
Parking: Inside the property: up to 4 car places
Access roads: Paved up till the entrance gate
Attractions within 100 km: Urbino 7 km, Gradara 37 km, Pesaro 43 km, San Leo 45 km, San Marino 53 km, Riccione 58 km, Rimini 69 km
Altitude: 190 slm


10.0 / 10

Rating based on received reviews

Average rating

Overall rating
General cleanliness
Quality of pool and park cleanliness
Quality of furnishing and amenities

Minimum Stays

Period (from/to) Minimum stay Check-in and check-out
6/29/2024 - 8/31/2024 5 Nights Everyday
8/31/2024 - 1/4/2025 4 Nights Everyday
Period (from/to) Minimum stay Check-in and check-out
1/4/2025 - 6/28/2025 5 Nights Everyday
6/28/2025 - 8/30/2025 7 Nights Only Sat
8/30/2025 - 1/3/2026 5 Nights Everyday

Availability Calendar

Calendar is updated in real time and it is possible to book on line 24/7.
Before proceeding with a specific request ("Book " -"Option" - "Information") click on the calendar to select the dates.
If you wish to change the date click on "Reset".

Short stay available

The price includes:

The price does not include:

  • heating (on consumption up to date market prices), extra cleaning in case of animals (€ 50.00 per animal per week or part of week), tourism tax (€ 1,50 per person per night for the first 5 nights. Please note that children under 12 years old will not pay)

On Request:

  • extra cleaning (€ 22,00/hour per cleaner), extra linen (€ 12,00 per person), heating (on consumption up to date market prices). THE ABOVE-MENTIONED SERVICES CAN BE REQUESTED DIRECTLY AT EMMA VILLAS AND HAVE TO BE PAID ON SITE AS THEY ARE MANAGED BY THIRD PERSONS OR EXTERNAL SUPPLIERS AND NOT WITH THE OWNER OR EMMA VILLAS
  • Health Policy by EuropAssistance (Optional)
Book your holiday in Italy with tranquillity and safety.
With Emma Villas, you now have the possibility to protect your holiday thanks to a wide choice of insurance coverages and guarantees.

STAY CANCELLATION INSURANCE POLICY - by EuropAssistance (Included in the price)
The final price of the reservation includes the Insurance Policy for Cancellation of Stay. You can cancel and be reimbursed in the event of:
  • objectively and unambiguously documentable motivations of health or work and not foreseeable at the time of booking
  • Covid-19 infections (new)
  • a terrorist attack that has struck the place of stay (new)

Read the conditions

STAY CANCELLATION GUARANTEE DUE TO LOCKDOWN - by Emma Villas (Included in the price) The final price of the reservation includes also the special coverage, guaranteed by Emma Villas, in the event that you are forced to cancel your stay in the 30 days prior to the scheduled check-in date, due to the occurrence of at least one of the following Covid-19 epidemic containment measures officially imposed by the competent authorities:
  • national lockdown in Italy;
  • local lockdown in Italy regarding the area in which the booked villa is located ("red" area or impossible to reach due to official restrictions on free circulation);
  • national lockdown in your country of residence;
  • Italian local lockdown in the Client's Municipality or area of residence..

Read the conditions

HEALTH ASSISTANCE INSURANCE POLICY - by EuropAssistance (Optional) +1,5% of the rental price Not only cancellation policies, but also protection during your stay. You can choose to purchase this policy in the event you should, for the duration of your stay, want coverage for:
  • Healthcare with Operations Centre 24/7;
  • Vehicle Assistance to and from the place of stay and for the entire duration of your holiday; (zona "rossa" o impossibile da raggiungere a causa di restrizioni ufficiali alla libera circolazione);
  • Healthcare for family members left at home;
  • Reimbursement of medical expenses;
  • Repeat Trip Guarantee that reimburses the unused portion without deductible in the case of medical return home or early return home.

Read the conditions

And to protect you in the case of damage caused to the property?

ZER0DEP COVER - by EuropAssistance (Mandatory) 49€ each reservation The new "Zer0Dep" guarantee protects you and allows you to have a tranquil holiday. Zer0Dep stands for "Zero deposit"; it is an insurance coverage developed in partnership with EuropAssistance which replaces the security deposit and which is therefore mandatory. The benefits of this guarantee are: you do not pay the security deposit on arrival: neither in cash nor by immobilising a substantial amount on your credit card limit;
  • you are protected in the case of eventual damage to the property caused accidentally during your stay (up to the maximum limit of 1500 euro);
  • you avoid any dispute on the responsibility of the damage and its quantification during check-out;
  • you can enjoy your villa holiday in greater tranquillity.

Read the conditions

"EMMA", OUR NEW APP FOR SMART SERVICE Furthermore, from spring 2021, all our properties will be supported by Emma, a multifunctional Web-App, developed in partnership with Vikey s.r.l., that will allow you to implement:
  • online check-in (entering the required details that you did not enter when booking);
  • payment of tourist tax (where due) and eventual flat-rate payments requested (eg electricity, heating, extra cleaning for animals, etc.);
  • the purchase of additional services, hospitality (extra cleaning, in-house chef, first grocery shopping, etc.) and experiences (food and wine tours, guided tours, etc.)

Live your holiday in tranquillity and safety, thanks to our project "Safety Reception" (click here to download)

The following extra services are available to be purchased during the booking process.
You can start adding the services you want by selecting them in the booking box.

Food Delivery - Glamours Aperitif
Food Delivery - Glamours Aperitif

DELIVERY ONLY ON MONDAY, WEDNESDAY AND FRIDAY - KIT RECOMMENDED FOR UP TO 4 PEOPLE (for larger groups we suggest to add more kits) - A platter of delights to share with friends, featuring the finest ‘Made in Italy’ ingredients, accompanied by DOC Prosecco from Veneto.
€ 173.00

Food Delivery - Romantic Aperitif
Food Delivery - Romantic Aperitif

DELIVERY ONLY ON MONDAY, WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY - KIT RECOMMENDED FOR UP TO 4 PEOPLE (for larger groups we suggest to add more kits) - A selection of three prestigious caviars, directly from Siberia,
to be enjoyed with 'pane carasau' bread, salted butter made from 100% Piedmontese milk, hand-rolled breadsticks and Prosecco.
A magical combination with the 'del Mago drinks' Vodka selection by Chef Marcello Trentini.
€ 148.00

Food Delivery - Poolside Brunch
Food Delivery - Poolside Brunch

DELIVERY ONLY ON MONDAY, WEDNESDAY AND FRIDAY - KIT RECOMMENDED FOR UP TO 4 PEOPLE (for larger groups we suggest to add more kits) - An international classic that combines the relaxation of breakfast with the flavours of lunch: a brunch featuring top-quality ingredients.
€ 110.00

Food Delivery - Picnic on the Lawn
Food Delivery - Picnic on the Lawn

DELIVERY ONLY ON MONDAY, WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY - KIT RECOMMENDED FOR UP TO 4 PEOPLE (for larger groups we suggest to add more kits) -To start, tantalizing nachos with guacamole, followed by our selection of cured meats and cheeses served with hand-stretched breadsticks and chocolate brownies to finish.
€ 129.00

Food Delivery - Dining in the Great Outdoors
Food Delivery - Dining in the Great Outdoors

DELIVERY ONLY ON MONDAY, WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY - KIT RECOMMENDED FOR UP TO 4 PEOPLE (for larger groups we suggest to add more kits) - Gather around a barbecue featuring exceptional produce: savoury lamb skewers and Angus beef burgers from the finest Italian sources, black pork sausages from Sicily's Nebrodi mountains and Leonessa potatoes baked in foil. To complement the burgers, there is traditional 'pane cafone' bread, cheddar cheese and sweet San Marzano tomato sauce. Pair your meal with our Amatrice spelt beer and, for the little ones, refreshing iced tea.
€ 170.00

Food Delivery - Vegan experience in villa
Food Delivery - Vegan experience in villa

DELIVERY ONLY ON MONDAY, WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY - KIT RECOMMENDED FOR UP TO 4 PEOPLE (for larger groups we suggest to add more kits) - Discover all the taste of our vegetable products. A rich starter with tofu cheese, our sott'oli and pane cafone. First course with fusilloni from Gragnano accompanied by a yellow date sauce. To finish, tasty vegetable nuggets accompanied by lioness potatoes.
€ 101.00