Appartamento privato in tipico casale con 3 camere 2 bagni, sulla cima di una collina, immerso nel verde. Geograficamente situato tra Firenze, Arezzo e Siena. …see more
20 Jul 2015
"Mooie, rustige vakantiewoning met prachtig uitzicht"
We brachten een week door in de vakantiewoning van Massimo en Giulia in Mercatale Valdarno. De woning is mooi en ruim, maar eerder onpraktisch. (Je moest bv. om buiten te kunnen eten telkens een oude … More
The house is very old, and this is one of the reasons why, my wife and me, decided to buy it some years ago. Restructuring the house (with the help of Board of Fine Arts), we have tried to recover the original structure and materials, to try to get a house as close as possible to what it was 300 years ago: a real Tuscan farmhouse. I think that's the main charm of this house: to live in an original Tuscan farmhouse (certainly with modern comforts such as electricity, internet, etc ...). that's why we left the original stone staircase (as well as other things where it was possible), even if the recovery cost us more than replace it with a modern one...
Almost all guests find the antique objects with which it furnished the house one of the charms of the place.
Regarding the practicality for little children, almost all our guest are families with children, and half of them have less than 5 y.o. (that's why we have available a baby bed and a highchair) and we never had any problems with children, also some families are come back because they appreciated the silence and nature for their children. Thank you.
Villa Petrolo (Guests 19 + 7 + 6 - 750 sqm / 8070 sqft) is the main building on Tenuta di Petrolo, built by the architect Massimiliano Soldani as his own residence, between 1700 and 1750. The Villa has a vast private garden of over 1 hectar, a 6 x 12 meter sw …see more
This sunny little holiday house is located in a quiet setting amid olive trees, on a hillside overlooking the Arno Valley. Guests get to enjoy the beautiful views of the vineyards and the small town of Mercatale below. The house, an ancient barn, sits within 3000m² g.. …see more
This holiday apartment, one of two, is part of a villa that produces its own wine. Due to this factor, the villa sells it's very own wine on site to guests. Each apartment has its own terrace, with a fantastic view, and there is a shared swimming pool that comes with... …see more
These lovely country houses can accommodate large groups or families. They have a full kitchen and dining room, a living area with fireplace, and they boast a stunning garden with swimming pool, BBQ area and covered terrace. …see more