Bedrooms:2 Bathrooms:2 Property Type:Vacation Home Sleeps:4
Amenities:CD Player, Cable/Satellite TV, Ceiling fans, Central heating, Child Friendly, DVD Player, Dishes, Fireplace, Full kitchen, Iron, Ironing Board, Jacuzzi, Laundry, Pets OK, Shower, Stereo, Swimming Pool, TVActivities:Swimming
Description:A charming old barn, perfectly located, exquisitely renovated and with breath taking 360c2b0 views. r n r nThe owners of Villa Montelupo know what their guests want. They are proud of their formula which follows the five Ce28099s of excellent hospitality: Character, Courtesy, Calm, Charm and Customer satisfaction. r n r nIn the countryside of Montelupo Fiorentino, a town on the immediate outskirts of Florence, so famous for its ceramics that ite28099s called e2809cThe Town of Ceramicse2809d, is Villa Montelupo, a charming quaint Tuscan construction surrounded by olives and secular cypress trees. r n r nVilla Montelupo is a renovated independent barn, perched on a green and quiet hill, with 360c2b0 panoramic and spectacular views of rolling Tuscan hills. It is the ideal place for anyone who desires to unite art, culture and history with relaxation and getting in touch with the extraordinary natural beauty of this magical place. r n r nThe original architectural details have been preserved and incorporated into a new, elegant and comfortable design. The barn has been restructured using traditional materials: local stone, exposed wooden beams and Florentine terracotta floors, giving a touch of simple elegance. r n r nHere and there, you will find unusual and carefully thought out details such as fine paintings, ceramics from Montelupo and typical ornaments in character with the building. r n r nAll guests are treated to a weekly cuisine surprise so that you can taste typical local home-cooked Tuscan dishes according to the season. On your arrival, you will find a welcome basket with fresh fruit, extra-virgin olive oil harvested from the olive groves around you, red wine from the local vine yards and cellars and typical pasta. r n r nSit back, relax, watch the sunset, immerse your self in this magical place of astounding natural beauty and find your self again. r n r nACCOMODATION r n r nVilla Montelupo can sleep up to six people and is composed of a luminous, multicolored and fully equipped kitchen with the latest mod cons. There are two double bedrooms with double antique iron beds and two bathrooms with showers. There are ceiling fans in the bedrooms and in the living room. r n r nUpstairs from the living room there is an open-plan upper-gallery with two sofas (one converts to a sofa bed for two people). The living area is equipped with Satellite TV, DVD player, stereo with CD player, books, a fireplace with firewood and an antique Tuscan chest of drawers. r n r nEver conscious of your protection, safety and comfort, the owners have also provided the property with a safe, alarm system and double glazing on every window. The property is also completely fenced with an automatic gate. r n r nYou will also find, central heating, a washing machine, an ironing board, first aid box, iron and hair-drier. r n r nToy pets are allowed at Villa Montelupo and can stay with their owners. For your pets, accompanied on a leash, are allowed access to all public areas, including the garden (unfenced), with the exception of pool area. Pets owners are urged to maintain and preserve the state of hygiene and decorum of the place. r n r nGARDEN & SWIMMING POOL r n r nThe wonderful swimming pool (10,5x7,5 mt.) with Jacuzzi pool is furnished with sun beds, reclining armchairs, table and chairs. It is surrounded by lawns and gardens framed by the rolling wooded hills beyond. It is a lovely spot to relax and have a cooling dip. It has been built near to olive groves for those who prefer to enjoy the calmness of the Tuscan countryside. The pool might be shared with the owners. r n r nThe garden is large, independent and completely private. It has been carefully landscaped with exquisite plants, flowers and shrubs, and charming secluded seating areas for the contemplation of nature (or fellow members of your party!).
Bedrooms:5 Bathrooms:6 Property Type:Vacation Home Sleeps:10
Amenities:BBQ, Blender, Ceiling fans, Coffee Maker, Crib, DVD Player, Dishwasher, Fireplace, Food Processor, Freezer, Hair Dryer, Laundry, Microwave, No Pets, Non-Smoking, Oven, Patio, Phone, Refrigerator, Restaurant, Shower, Stove, Swimming Pool, TV, Toaster, VCR, Wireless Internet AccessActivities:Beach, Golf, Gym, Shopping, Swimming
Description:A traditional Tuscan 17th century farmhouse located in the Selva National Park with exquisite views of the Montagnola and its Valley to the east. Complete seclusion and privacy while very convenient shopping available in a nearby hamlet (Pievescola) or a little further away in Casole d'Elsa or Colle Val d'Elsa (each about 15 minutes away). nDouble ceiling height living room, professional kitchen with central stove top island, separate 3 foot oven, double door fridge/freezer, two large stainless sinks, formal dining room a few steps down, outdoor covered eating patio outside the kitchen glass door. 5 bedrooms, each with its en suite bathroom. Additional guest bathroom on ground floor. Study on west upper floor. nAll the amenities one expects in a luxurious home that has been fully restored very recently including all metal windows and doors, mosquito nets on windows, ceiling fans in all bed rooms. nIdeally located for daily excursions to points of interest including Siena, Florence, Pienza, Volterra, San Gimignano, Montalcino, Montepulciano, Lucca, Arezzo and much more. nBedroom / Bathroom Description nBedroom 1 nQueen size bed, En-suite bathroom with tub and shower, Ceiling fan nBedroom 2 nQueen size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower, Ceiling fan nBedroom 3 n2 Twin beds (pushed together to make King), En-suite bathroom with shower, Ceiling fan nBedroom 4 n2 Twin beds (pushed together to make King), En-suite bathroom with shower and tub, Ceiling fan nBedroom 5 n2 Twin beds (pushed together to make King), En-suite bathroom with shower, Ceiling fan nFeatures & Amenities n* 110V electrical voltage n* Villa heating n* Fireplace n* Ceiling fan n* TV n* VCR n* DVD player n* Wi-Fi access n* Telephone n* Fax machine n* Baby crib n* High chair n* Washing machine n* Hair dryer n* Kitchen: n* Juicer n* Blender n* Toaster n* Microwave n* Coffee maker n* Food processor n* Dishwasher nOutdoor Features n* Swimming pool n* Outdoor furniture n* Alfresco dining n* Charcoal grill n* Parking nStaff & Services nAt Extra Cost e28093 advance notice may be required: n* Villa pre-stocking n* Activities and excursions n* Event fee n* Housekeeping service n* Cook service nVilla Policies n* Maximum 10 guests n* Children welcome n* Non-smoking villa n* Pets not permitted n* Wedding/social events accepted n* Pool closed between September 15 e28093 May 15 nGetting There n* Rental vehicle recommended n* Transport available nLocation n* 10 minute drive t n* Church n* Restaurant n* Grocery store n* Town of Pievescola n* 15 minute drive to Gracciano clinic n* 20 minute drive t n* Hospital n* Train station n* Fitness facility n* 60 minute drive to Florence airport n* 75 minute drive to Follonica beach and Montefiridolfi golf course
Amenities:BBQ, Ceiling fans, Internet Access, Kitchenette, Laundry, Swimming Pool, TV, Towels, Wireless Internet AccessActivities:Restaurants, Swimming
Description:Located on the first floor of the country house, it faces the characteristic courtyard. Well-lit and panoramic, it s an apartment of mq. 65, furnished with antique furniture and consists of a double-room, another room with 2 single beds (that can become another double-room), private bathroom, living-room with divan double-bed and an equipped kitchenette.The apartment is fully equipped to make your holiday as pleasant and as comfortable as possible. We have special discounts for large families, groups and stays longer than 3 nights.We offer special discount for reservations in advance.Once called Alfani Palace, our country house is part of an old stone town built in the XIIIth century. It stands on top of a hill, between Perugia and Assisi, at an height of 400mt, near the small rural town of Castel d Arno. This town was once part of the old Roman Municipium of Arna, which included other smaller towns of the area and was considered of great strategic importance on the old Gualdo Tadino/Perugia route.Today our country house, after restoration, has 5 comfortable and characteristic apartments of different sizes, all with a splendid view of umbrian valleys. They are well furnished, have private bathroom, equipped kitchenette, bath and bed linen, ceiling fans, heating, tv. Ample parking inside the enclosure, suitable for access to coaches. For our guests we have a laundry-room (free use) with washing machine. .If you need an Internet connection, in the reception there is a notebook always connected (free use, only for short-term use) Moreover, all our apartments are equipped with WiFi ( 3.00 per day, 15.00 per week)..And moreover it s possible to have use of the large garden (with BBQ and table and chairs) and the swimming pool for pleasant moments of relax. In the garden in front of the pool, there is a children's play area with swings, rings, slides, little house, etc.. Moreover, inside our country house, for the hottest hours of the day, you will find a room very fresh and entirely dedicated to children (with toys, pens, TV to watch cartoons, etc.).Near Castel d Arno there are two restaurants where it s possible to have moderately priced meals and taste the typical Umbrian cuisine. This is the ideal place for those who enjoy meeting others in a friendly, relaxing and pleasant atmosphere. In addition to hospitality, you will also receive precious advice on how to make your stay pleasant and interesting.Castel d Arno is located just 12km from the historic center of Assisi and 13km from that of Perugia. S. Egidio Airport 12 km. A few minutes by car will take you to the most important art centers of Umbria: Perugia - 10km Assisi - 12km Gubbio - 30km Spello - 20km Spoleto - 35km Todi - 35km and only 25km from Trasimeno Lake and then Roma 170 km, Florence 150 km, Siena 100 km.
Description:Extending over the ground and top floors of part of a large villa, this superior accommodation provides more than just a touch of distinctive style and class! It comprises all modern comforts, while retaining many original Tuscan design features and elegant traditional furnishings. As the owners live at the rear of the property, they can help out whenever required, but privacy is guaranteed by separate entrances and sole use of the grounds and pool. The breathtaking garden and pool area are truly out-of-this-world! n nThe comfort and quality levels of this accommodation are exceptional, with great attention paid to detail in the decor and the facilities of the interiors, as well as the attractiveness of the surrounding exteriors. Modern fittings and appliances have been harmoniously blended with the original structural elements, now fully restored, which include terracotta-tiled, beamed ceilings, tiled floors, white- or colour-washed walls and working, wood-burning fireplaces. In addition, the bedrooms all have electric ceiling fans for summer season use. n nACCOMODATION: The windows all have mosquito-blinds and external security-grills. There is central-heating throughout. n nThe Main House: A few external stairs under a porch take you up to the elegantly furnished entrance hallway, situated to one side of the house, facing the garden and away from the road. Leading off this is the kitchen, comprising a 6-seater table and all modern conveniences, including tiled worksurfaces, microwave, fridge-freezer, gas hob, gas hob, oven, dishwasher, microwave, toaster, americain coffe-machine. It also features a lovely semi-circular upper window, partially framed by a dark wooden beam. n nFrom the hallway a tiled staircase proceeds to the top floor, where the following rooms issue off the central landing: A large double bedroom with e2809ac384c3bafour-postere2809ac384c3b9 bed with white net cutains. A spacious bathroom with shower cubicle and all modern fittings. A second bathroom with a e2809ac384c3basit-upe2809ac384c3b9 bathtub plus shower and all modern fittings. A twin-bedded room, with wrought-iron bedsteads. Another large, bright double bedroom, stylishly decorated and with a big, white, fine cotton canopy above the bed. n nReturning downstairs, you find another small ground-floor bathroom with shower, just off the hallway. Continuing past this, you enter the living-room, where brocaded armchairs and sofa are grouped round a coffee table, Sat.TV and corner fireplace. n nFrom here a lovely internal brick archway with wood-framed glass doors opens into the very spacious garden room, where two large French doors, surmounted outside by climbing wisteria, access the lawns. The room comprises a 10-seater dining table, a ping-pong table and upholstered cane furniture. n nThe Garden Annexe: Located to one side in the back garden, just a few steps away from the main house, under the shade of a beautiful, sweet-scented lime tree, is the Annexe building, on ground-floor level only. You enter directly into the sitting area, comprising sofa and Sat.TV. Open-plan from here you access the lovely kitchen, a successful blend of modern and traditional styles, with a 4-seater table and all modern appliances. Issuing from the sitting-room is a bathroom, with shower and all modern fittings, a large double bedroom, whose double bed has white net canopy-curtains suspended from its wrought-iron frame, and a smaller, twin-bedded room. n nGARDEN & SWIMMING POOL: From the quiet country road alongside which the house stands, you enter the side garden through a private gate, exclusively for the use of guests. This path entices you into the wonderful back garden, where a spacious, manicured lawn is shaded by the leafy canopies of magnificent trees. In one secluded garden corner hangs a hamac, in another are arranged a little table and some chairs. n nProceeding down to the far end, where vines and olive trees grow right up to the edge of the garden, you will find the pizza-oven and barbeque, sheltered under a loggia-style roof. Next to this, on a raised, tiled terrace, is a lovely, wrought-iron-framed gazebo, whose 10/12-seater table is surmounted by a cream canopy. n nAt this point, wooden steps now beckon you down to the lower grass pool-terrace, where lawns are encircled by flowerbeds brimming with roses, rosemary, olive and Cypress trees. The tiled pool (14 x 6 meters, 1.5 deep) surround is equipped with sunloungers and sunshades and a little outbuilding houses changing-room, shower and toilet facilities, as well as a fitness-room. A separate, small jacuzzi pool is located next to the main pool. If it is not put into operation, its shallow water can be used as a paddling pool for children. Garden lights serve to illuminate the grounds and poolside area at night, if required.
Bedrooms:7 Bathrooms:8 Property Type:Vacation Home Sleeps:14
Amenities:BBQ, Blender, CD Player, Ceiling fans, Coffee Maker, Computer Access, Crib, DVD Player, Dishwasher, Fireplace, Laundry, Microwave, No Pets, Non-Smoking, Outdoor Shower, Phone, Refrigerator, Restaurant, Shower, Swimming Pool, TV, Toaster Oven, Wireless Internet AccessActivities:Beach, Golf, Gym, Swimming, Tennis
Description:A beautiful farm house and romantic cottage built around 1850 and nestled in the Tuscan mountains with uninterrupted panoramic views. The property which sleeps up to 14 is within comfortable reach of Pisa, Florence and Siena. nThis beautifully renovated villa provides luxury accommodation for 12 people. The main villa has six bedrooms all with ensuite bathrooms. There is also a charming self-contained cottage with accommodation for two additional people. All the rooms are decorated in a Tuscan style with terracotta floors and large exposed beams. The furniture has been chosen for comfort with many traditional pieces combined with top of the range luxury beds, 600 thread Egyptian cotton sheets and summer-weight goose down duvets. All bathrooms have creamy travertine marble floors, spacious marble or granite showers and 3 include free standing designer baths. nThe villa is set in gardens of cypress trees, roses, lavender, jasmine, rosemary, sage and wisteria leading to its own olive grove. Among the 100 acres of woodlands there is a private lake and many miles of footpaths and quiet picnic sites. The property has both landscaped gardens and childrene28099s play areas. nSet beside mature palm trees with magnificent views there is a 14 metre long solar heated swimming pool. The pool is surrounded by a large travertine marble area with a pergola at one end, shaded for dining and lounging. nBedroom / Bathroom Description nMaster Bedroom nKing bed, ensuite bathroom with shower/tub, TV, CD, ceiling fan, safe, telephone, window screen nBedroom 2 nKing bed, ensuite bathroom with shower/tub, ceiling fan, window screen nBedroom 3 nKing bed, ensuite bathroom with shower/tub, ceiling, window screen nBedroom 4 nKing bed, ensuite bathroom with shower, ceiling fan, window screen nBedroom 5 nKing bed, private bathroom with shower, ceiling fan, window screen nBedroom 6 n2 single beds, ensuite bathroom with shower, ceiling fan, window screen nBedroom 7 - Cottage nQueen bed, ensuite bathroom with shower, ceiling fan, window screen nFeatures & Amenities n* TV n* DVD player n* CD player n* iPod docking station n* Computer n* Free wireless internet connection n* Telephone n* Washer n* Dryer n* Fireplace n* Baby crib n* High chair n* Booster seat n* Playpen n* Ceiling fans n* Safe n* Alarm system n* Flotation devices n* Hairdryers nKitchen: n* Blender n* Microwave n* Toaster oven n* Coffee maker n* Dishwasher n* Coffee grinder n* Fridge with ice maker nOutdoor Features n* Solar heated pool e28093 closed between mid May through end of September n* Available parking n* Alfresco dining n* BBQ (charcoal) n* Tennis court n* Outdoor shower n* Outdoor kitchen n* Sunrise/Sunset view n* Panoramic views n* Landscaped garden n* Childrene28099s play area n* Pergola for dining and lounging n* Beach umbrellas n* Beach chairs/loungers nStaff & Services n* Housekeeper: Monday to Friday 9 a.m to 12 p.m n* Cook services available upon request at additional cost nVilla Policies n* Maximum 14 guests n* Children welcome n* Non-smoking villa n* Pets are not allowed n* Heating is optional at additonal cost nGetting There nRental car recommended nLocation n* 40 minute drive to Pisa Airport n* 10 minute drive to Town at Forcoli n* 45 minute drive to Beach at Livorno n* 30 minute drive to Golf Course n* 10 minute drive to Exercise facilities n* 10 minute drive to Grocery Store n* 10 minute drive to Restaurant n* 20 minute drive to Train Station at Pontederra n* 10 minute drive to Clinic n* 40 minute drive to Hospital n* 10 minute drive to Church nAdditional Information n* Weddings and social events are allowed at additional cost n* Pre-stocking is offered at additional cost: list must be provided 7 days prior to arrival
Bedrooms:5 Bathrooms:4 Property Type:Vacation Home Sleeps:12
Amenities:BBQ, Ceiling fans, Central heating, Child Friendly, DVD Player, Fireplace, Hair Dryer, Internet Access, Iron, Ironing Board, Laundry, Pets OK, Smoking OK, Swimming Pool, TV, Wireless Internet AccessActivities:Beach, Swimming
Description:Located in the center of lower Maremma, a wild and romantic area in the south of Tuscany, this country house enjoys an enviable position on the top of a low rising hill, from where the view is absolutely breathtaking. Your eyes will gaze from Capalbio to the splendid Argentiario promontory. The town of Scansano is just six kilometers from the villa, offering all services you may need while away from your home country. nHave you ever heard of the famous wine Morellino di Scansano? Here you are in the middle of production area! You will enjoy this amazing red wine just at few meters from its production site. n nThe interiors of the Tuscan farmhouse will let you enjoy all the rustic comfort of typical villas in Tuscany: the ceilings, covered with beautiful wood beam and pillars structure, the cotto floors, the earthly colors found on wall paintings...There are three bedrooms and three bathrooms inside the main building. The main building offers also a small room with a sofa bed. nAt just 40 meters from the property there is another bedroom for two people with bathroom in a lovely dependance. The total occupancy of the property is 11 people. n nGuests can enjoy the outdoors of the Tuscan farmhouse thanks to the paved terrace with garden furniture including tables, chairs and recliners all around the villa. The terrace develops all around the large and panoramic swimming pool, the perfect place to relax and enjoy the view. The garden unrolls around the villa on the estate (27 acres) where a first quality olive oil is produced! n n nAccommodations nMain House/Villa n6/9 people n3 bedrooms 1 small extra guest bedroom 1 extra single bed n3 bathrooms nDependance n2 people n1 bedroom n1 private bathroom n nGround floor nDivided in 4 main spaces: dining room with a nice wooden table for 8/10 people, well equipped kitchen, livingroom with 2 sofas, a nice piano mezzacoda, a fireplace, toilet and a small room for extra guests. n nFirst floor n1 double bedroom with an en-suite bathroom and a fireplace, 1 double bedroom, 1 double bedroom/triple bedroom (with an extra single bed), 1 bathroom, 1 sitting room/space. n nGarden, terrace and pool nA very large garden with terraced lawns at the heart of a huge olive trees property. Amply furnished stone terraces wrap around the main house. The private pool, 12 x 6m is set on a paved terrace, some 25 m from the main house and has an amazing view on the Monte Argentario and on a little strip of the Orbetello Laguna. n nDependance nSituated 40 metres form the main house, including a double bed and a private bathroom. n nAssistance nAssistance is provided locally by the property's caretaker, who lives nearby and does speak basic English. n nFacilities nDishwasher. Portable barbeque. Washing machine. TV with video/DVD. Hi-Fi system. Ceiling fans. Central heating. Working fireplace. Wifi internet connection. Iron and ironing board, hair dryer. n nAccess nBy airplane nFlorence, Pisa and Rome 2 hours. n nBy train nAlbinia train station is situated 25 km (30 minutes) from the villa. Direct train connections to and from Rome, Pisa, Turin. n nBy Car n100 km from Siena n160 km from Rome n170 km from Florence n nActivities nTennis at Scansano. Several riding stables in the area. Thermal spa at Saturnia, 40 minutes. Beaches on the Monte Argentario peninsula or at Talamone both about 35 minutes. Trekking on Monte Amiata about 1 hour.
Bedrooms:22 Bathrooms:25 Property Type:Vacation Home Sleeps:44
Amenities:Air Conditioning, BBQ, Balcony, Cable/Satellite TV, Ceiling fans, Coffee Maker, Computer Access, Conference Room, DVD Player, Dishwasher, Elevator, Fireplace, Jacuzzi, Laundry, Microwave, No Pets, Non-Smoking, Phone, Refrigerator, Sauna, Shower, Steam Shower, Swimming Pool, TV, Toaster, Video Game Console, Wireless Internet AccessActivities:Beach, Golf, Gym, Restaurants, Wine Tasting
Description:Borgo Finocchieto is a hallowed destination like no other, combining the beauty and history of Tuscany in a tranquil setting where people from all over the world can relax, recreate and gather today and plan for tomorrow. nNestled on a rural hillside in the province of Siena in central Tuscany, Borgo Finocchieto is an 800-year-old farming village located directly on the historic Via Francigena, the medieval pilgrimage route from Canterbury to Rome. Abandoned by its most recent inhabitants in the 1960s, the Borgo has since been revived to create a place where great thinkers and leaders of the next generation can join together to exchange ideas and reset their compasses for the future. nThe Borgo encompasses twenty two bedrooms arranged around its central piazza, which allows it to function has its own community. Gathering spaces include a formal dining room and outdoor dining terrace, a living room with a grand piano, study, media room, library, bar, conference facility and ballroom for fifty, cantina and wine tasting room, and a professional teaching kitchen, an interior arcaded courtyard, a piazza, and extensive lawn and garden spaces with various shaded benches and a gazebo. nBedroom / Bathroom Description nFinocchieto Manor House nBedroom 1 nKing size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower and Jacuzzi, Steam shower, Sauna, Fireplace, Mini fridge, Sound system, Wet bar, Private balcony nBedroom 2 nKing size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower and Jacuzzi, Fireplace, Mini fridge, Sound system nBedroom 3 nKing size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower and tub, Mini fridge, Sound system nBedroom 4 nKing size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower and tub, Mini bar, Sound system, Private balcony nBedroom 5 nKing size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower and tub, Mini fridge, Sound system, Sitting room nBedroom 6 nKing size bed, Pull-out sofa, En-suite bathroom with shower and tub, Mini fridge, Sound system, Sitting room, Elevator access nBedroom 7 nKing size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower and tub, Mini fridge, Sound system nBedroom 8 nKing size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower and tub, Dressing area, Mini fridge, Sound system nBedroom 9 nKing size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower and tub, Mini fridge, Sound system nColussi Farm House nBedroom 10 nKing size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower and tub nBedroom 11 nKing size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower and tub nFilippi Farm House nBedroom 12 nKing size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower and tub, Dressing area nBedroom 13 nKing size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower and tub nFede Farm House nBedroom 14 nKing size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower and tub nBedroom 15 nKing size bed, Pull out sofa, En-suite bathroom with shower and tub nBedroom 16 nKing size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower and tub nBedroom 17 nKing size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower and tub nBedroom 18 nKing size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower and tub nSanta Teresa Farm House nBedroom 19 nKing size bed, Pull out sofa, En-suite bathroom with shower nBedroom 20 nKing size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower and tub nBedroom 21 nKing size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower and tub nBedroom 22 nKing size bed, En-suite bathroom with shower and tub nFeatures and Amenities n* Bar n* Piano n* Library n* Mini fridge n* Satellite TV n* DVD players n* Nintendo Wii n* PlayStation 3 n* Xbox n* iPod docking station n* Home Theater n* Computer n* Wi-Fi access n* Air conditioning n* Ceiling fans n* Washer/Dryer n* Telephone n* Fax machine n* Heating system n* Alarm system n* Child proof villa n* Baby equipment n* Gym n* Fitness equipment n* Indoor Jacuzzi n* Kitchen: n* Microwave n* Toaster n* Coffee maker n* Dishwasher n* Coffee grinder nOutdoor Features n* Pool open from May 1 through October 15 (weather permitting, both dates are flexible) n* Outdoor plunge pool n* Alfresco dining n* Benches and sitting areas n* Outdoor charcoal BBQ n* Sporting equipment nStaff and Services nIncluded: n* Chef service for breakfast n* Housekeeping n* Wait staff n* Gardener n* Pool /Spa attendant n* Villa manager n* Concierge nAt Extra Cost e28093 advance notice may be required: n* Chef service for lunch and dinner n* Meal plan n* Spa treatment n* Driver n* Additional staff n* Private yacht rental nVilla Policy n* Maximum 44 guests n* Children welcome n* Non-smoking villa n* No pets n* Voltage adapters included n* Weddings accepted - maximum 150 guests n* Security deposit required nGetting There n* Rental car recommended n* Transfer available nLocation n* 5 minute drive t n* Buonconento n* Grocery Store n* Restaurants n* 15 minutes to Montalcino n* 30 minutes t n* Siena n* Hospital n* 60 minute drive to Golf Course n* 75minutes to Florence Center n* 90 minutes t n* Rome n* Pisa n* Beach n* Florence Airport n* 150 minutes to Rome Fiumicino Airport
Description:Nice independent villa with private pool situated in quiet and panoramic location on the hills surrounding the small town of Montaione, approx. 50 from Florence away and 20 km from the charming village of San Gimignano. nThis villa is cozy and offers nicely furnished interiors as well as large outdoor furnished areas (lawn). nThe location is ideal to enjoy the peace of the Tuscan country side and at the same time to visit the most beautiful art cities in Tuscany (Florence, Siena, San Gimignano ) and the charming Chianti villages. nThe access to the property is via an unpaved but well-maintained road of approx. 200 m. nDistances: Montaione with all kinds of shops 1 km away, San Miniato 20 km, the medieval town of San Gimginano 20 km away, Volterra 30 km, Florence (airport) approx. 50 km, Siena 60 km away (Pisa (airport) approx. 60 km away. nAt guestse28099 disposal: large outdoor furnished areas, swimming-pool (15 x 5 m e28093 depth from 1,5 m to 2 m e28093 open from 01/05 to 30/09) set in panoramic location, open-air shower, furnished portico at the entrance of the villa, barbecue. nThe house offers a nice billiards-room. nParking within the grounds. nExtra Services: Baby bed available upon request (e282ac 20,- / per week to be paid on site). Maid service available by arrangement at e282ac 15,- / per hour (to be agreed at reservation and to be paid locally). n250 m2 nGround floor: billiards room. n2 steps lower: double bedroom with access on to the outside, bathroom with shower, laundry (washing-machine). n1st floor: living-room with large fireplace, dining area and access on to a panoramic terrace (18 square meters), kitchen (electrical stove, oven, freezer, toaster, Italian coffee maker, American coffee maker), twin-bedded room with ensuite bathroom with shower, double bedroom with ceiling fans, twin-bedded room (one bed is a French bed) with access on to the outside, bathroom with shower. n2nd floor: attic-room with piano and fireplace (non-working).
Bedrooms:4 Bathrooms:4 Property Type:Vacation Home Sleeps:8
Amenities:Cable/Satellite TV, Ceiling fans, Dishwasher, Fireplace, Freezer, Internet Access, Linens, Oven, Refrigerator, Stove, Swimming Pool, TV, UtensilsActivities:Shopping
Description:(Minimum of one week rental required) A holiday at Villa Natalie will not only delight your senses but it will also rejuvenate your love for all things Italian. This classically Tuscan home is situated in a park-like setting and offers luxurious and elegant furnishings, coupled with excellent service. Recently restored, the villa retains its old-world charm, but offers modern amenities such as Satellite TV and Internet access. The remarkable gardens are inhabited by ancient trees and other, indigenous Italian fauna. The large pool is well equipped with sun beds and umbrellas, while the terrace has a table and chairs for al fresco dining. nVilla Natalie offers a unique opportunity to enjoy a holiday marked by elegance, relaxation, total privacy, and excellent service, all in an environment rich in charm and history. The beguiling town of Lucca is a short drive away (six kilometers), while a visit to Pisa is a mere 12 km. nIncluded in the rental price: Electricity, gas, water, linens, English-speaking maid six days/week, gardener six days/week, cook service for lunch and dinner (except Sundays, food and shopping extra) nOn the lower ground floor of the villa is situated a large kitchen (well-equipped with fridge/freezer, oven, gas stove, dishwasher, and utensils), breakfast room, and laundry room. From the kitchen one can directly access the garden and terrace. nOn the ground floor is the lavish entrance hall, elegant living room, two sitting rooms, dining room (seating for 10), and double bedroom (with queen bed) with en-suite bathroom with bathtub. nThe first floor of the villa offers a twin bedroom with en-suite bathroom, a double bedroom with en-suite bath and sitting room (convertible into a single room upon request), a separate sitting room with fireplace, and a master bedroom with queen bed, en-suite bathroom, large dressing room, library sitting room with fireplace, and mini bar. nAll the bedrooms have ceiling fans, and the master bedroom offers mosquito netting. nLucca hosts the Lucca Summer Festival each year which, in July 2006, saw the likes of Eric Clapton, Roger Waters, Tracy Chapman and Santana play live in a setting rich with history and beauty. The 2011 lineup includes Elton John, James Blunt, Amy Winehouse, Arcade Fire, Joe Cocker and BB King. Concerts take place in the Piazza Napoleone, located within the city walls, in the old town center.
Description:(Minimum of one week rental required) Villa Capannina is an affordable, charming villa located in a quiet, residential neighborhood. Its lovely setting includes a nicely maintained outdoor space surrounded by mature trees and lovely gardens. The property also includes a large terrace with table and chairs for dining al fresco, sun chairs, a sun umbrella, and a swing set for the children. It's an easy bike ride (four bikes included) to the famous resort/beach area of Capannina, where you can enjoy the seaside, and the numerous restaurant and bar offerings. Also nearby the villa are a public pool, tennis club and golf course. nIncluded in the rental price*: Linens (changed once a week), garden maintenance, four bikes nAdditional amenities at extra charge: Custom-tailored tours to major cities in Tuscany (including Lucca, Siena, Florence, wineries, Puccini Lake), car service/airport transfer, extra bed n*Please note, the minimum rental for this villa is two weeks. nThe ground floor of Villa Capannina consists of an open-plan living room and dining area, a TV (no Satellite service), and a CD player. The kitchen is small, but well-equipped with a fridge/freezer, dishwasher, kitchen utensils and dinnerware. Also found on this level is a guest bathroom with WC, shower and washing machine. The upper floor houses two double and one triple bedroom. All the bedrooms are equipped with ceiling fans and window screens. A shared bathroom offers a washbasin, bathtub and WC. Total square meters of the villa is approx. 140. nThere is a supermarket within walking distance of the villa (150 meters). A bit farther afield you will find plenty of good restaurants and bars. Lucca is an easy drive (30 km), as are Pisa (25 km) and Florence. Not to be missed is the town of Pietrsanta (15 minute drive), a well-known artist town, full of galleries, exhibitions (usually in the main square) and restaurants.