House | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 8
If you are searching for the idyllic getaway to sample Tuscan at it's best, then this is the home for you. Perfect for relaxing beside the pool or for those who wish to explore the local amenities within easy walking distance you have the opportunity to play tennis or go horse riding. The area is ideal for cycling and long walks. Siena, Montalcino and Florence are within easy reach by car or train.
Set in olive groves, with superb views of the surrounding rolling hills, the home is an oasis of calm with it's quiet setting yet only a 10 minute ride to the pretty village of Bouconvento with all amenities from deli's to cafe's and restaurants serving delicious Tuscan fare to the supermarket and weekly market.
The home offers ample space for families or groups of 8 and is the perfect spot to explore Siena, Moltacino and Val d'orcia and its enviable countryside all located within easy reach.
Wifi available prebooked at time of reservation only.
Occupancy: 8 people (whilst the home can sleep 10 we limit the number of guests the home can sleep to 8)
Deposit: 200, – € on site, returned at departure
Bed linen, towels and beach towels for the pool are included in the price. The house will be cleaned on Saturdays, sheets and towels changed. Midweek bathroom and kitchen cleaning included. The final cleaning is included.
Heating charged according to consumption
Check in 3pm
Check out 10am
Bedrooms: Located on first floor of the house you will find 4 of the 5 bedrooms:
1 ensuite bedroom, inc a bath and a seperate shower.
2 bedrooms with 140 double beds & a 4th room with 3 single beds.
5th bedroom on the top floor plus bathroom (shower & w.c)
Bathrooms: 1 ensuite bedroom, bathroom has a bathtub and a seperate shower.
Second bathroom is a shower room with a w.c next door.
Bathroom with shower and wc on the 3rd floor.
Seperate wc on the ground floor living area. All Bathrooms have towel heating
Kitchen: Modern fully fitted kitchen- a real treat for budding chefs.
Complete with:-Gas stove, oven, dishwasher.
A log burning fire adds character in the summer and warmth in the winter.
The large dining table is a focal point for friends and family to gather.
Utility Room: Washing machine and clothes line to dry your laundry.
Plus an extra fridge.
Living Rooms: Large light airy tastefully decorated lounge with a piano, TV, DVD and a stereo, and all home comforts.Terracotta underfloor heating throughout the home and also a huge log fire for those cosy nights in.
Other: We can provide a USB stick for wifi connection on request (pre-booked only)
BBQ upon request
Sun loungers for eight guests
Private chef on request (please request at time of booking)
Cleaning/towels/linen/maid service: The cleaning, linen and towels are provided. please bring your own pool towels.
Amenities/Facilities: garden parking barbecue private pool (for sole use of guests)hob/stove oven fridge/freezer fridge dishwasher washing machine iron/ironing boardinternet access central heating room fans cot high chair.
Suitability: children welcome
Location Type: rural
Notes on accommodation
The home has been designed with an open plan feel to let the light in as well as make clever use of space and hence the ideal getaway for families.GROUND FLOOR: living room with fireplace, sitting area, stereo, dining table for eight people, great for family gatherings, farmhouse kitchen with fireplace, which also can be cooked on the grill, laundry room, library with piano.
All rooms lead out to the garden. Where you can sit out and relax among the oaks trees and there is an outdoor dining area.
Throughout the house is below the terracotta floor, a floor which in the colder months is aided with underfloor heating.
And also that there is in the house: washing machine, dishwasher, stereo, TV with DVD player and video, piano, cot and high chair
Due to the bedrooms being on the first floor this may deem it unsuitable for elderly or guests with mobility problems. The 5th bedroom is located on the 2nd floor.
The alfresco dining area overlooks the private olive grove where oil is produced here at the village. On a hill overlooking the gardens, the 7 x 14m big swimming pool is the ideal spot to refresh and invigorate where you can enjoy the breathtaking view of the surrounding Tuscan countryside.
The spacious garden boasts Tuscan flora such as lavender, broom, roses, cypress, and pine plus a beautiful olive grove close to the garden
With patios, barbecue, outdoor furniture there is ample space for families to unwind, recharge one's batteries and enjoy a little dolce vita.
Private unheated swimming pool dimensions = 7 X 14 metres
Parking available onsite.
Felonica beach is the nearest 1.5 hour drive.
A 5 star golf course is found a 20 minute drive from the home.
Special interest holidays
WE WILL HAPPILY RECOMMEND OUR FAVOURITE PLACES FOR :-
Wine tasting, painting, cookery lessons and outdoor activities to give you a true Tuscan insight including hidden gems away from the tourist masses.
10 minutes walk to tennis court and horse riding
How to get there
Pisa airport 2 hour drive.
Buoncovento less than 10 min drive. Let us recommend our favourite restaurants and places to visit around this welcoming, pretty and authentic village giving you a real sense of a inviting Tuscan village with all amenities yet close to tourist village like Moltacino with it's abundance of wine (15 min drive) Siena (30 min drive) and Tuscan scenery par excellence in Val D'orcia where cypress tree lined rolling hills and deep blue skies await.
Florence 1.5 hour
Pis 1.5 hour.
Cook on request • Parking on the property • Pets allowed on request
Shops,banks, supermarket, restaurants, cafe + wine bars all within 10 mins from the Villa.
There are horse riding facilities and a tennis court
Pets allowed on request
Payment by bank transfer 15% deposit to reserve.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 5 bedrooms|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Pisa 140 km, Nearest railway: Buonconvento 3 km|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|