Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
"Prisca House" is a wonderful first floor apartment lovingly restored to a high standard, set as a precious stone on the heart of Buonconvento Borgo.
Tastefully and comfortable furnished, this apartment has a warm and friendly atmosphere and it offers guests a truly unique opportunity to spend a holiday in a historical building, in a real Tuscan village within easy distance of the most beautiful towns in Tuscany such as Montalcino, Pienza, Bagno Vignoni and Siena.
Buonconvento is a charming medieval town located in enviable position to visit Valdorcia and Crete Senesi area.
The historical centre of the village is surrounded by medieval walls. "Prisca House"entrance is through a narrow street with an old arc. A private external stair case leads to the main door of the apartment. The apartment consists of a spacious and well equipped kitchen (oven, cooker, fridge, freezer, washing machine and dishwasher); a charming living/dining room with an open fireplace and sofa; a cosy dining room; a double bedroom (queen size bed) with ensuite shower bathroom; a studio with a double sofa bed; a bathroom with a stall shower. This apartment has a warm and friendly atmosphere created by the use of warm authentic colours and tones blending perfectly with the traditional use of original stone, terracotta and brick arches. At walking distance from the apartment there are 3 excellent restaurants, banks, bar, a public swimming pool and many shops; free car parking is close and very easy to find.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Castiglion della Pescaia 60 km|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Pisa, Florence Airport 80 km, Nearest railway: Buonconvento 1 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool||Shared indoor pool, Children's pool|
|General||Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Shared indoor pool|
The Tuscany region
Tuscany: Crete Senesi
WHAT TO DO:
Food and Wine tours in Tuscany
Tuscany and Val d'Orcia area can offer food and wine aficionados an absolutely unequalled choice of fine food and wine. Buonconvento in particular, is famous for it's typical food and possibility to visit the main wine vinery such as that of Montalcino where you can tast the famous Brunello and eate tuscany delights such as the Pecorino Cheese of Pienza, the truffle of Crete Senesi, Cinta Senese meat products such as Salami!!!
The Val d'Orcia area is perhaps most well known for its thermal water or hot springs. The most extensive of these hot springs is Bagno Vignoni, located just a few miles from our Borgo House in Buonconvento. In medieval times Bagno Vignoni enjoyed great fame and many illustrious people came to cure their ailments with its water. The water gushes up in the center pool at a temperature of 50 degrees C. or 120 degrees F. This water is used to treat rheumatism, skin conditions and to heal fractures. Other hot springs located in the area are Saturnia Terme, Bagni San Fillippo and Bagni San Casciano. Visit this “living world” where harmony, serenity and beauty express themselves for all to experience.?We would like you and your family to come and relax while you discover the beauty and charm of this historic village and region. Immerse yourself in Roman Tubs and discover ancient villages.
Why the Owner Chose Buonconvento:
This area of Tuscany is intensely beautiful and within easy reach of many of the most significant cultural sites in Italy - Siena is 20 minutes away, Montalcino 10 minutes, Pienza, S.Quirico and Bagno Vignoni 15 minutes by car. The area offers great opportunities for walking, riding or cycling through spectacular, rolling countryside. The local town of Buonconvento, is officially one of the most beautiful small towns in Italy and has everything one can want - good restaurants, pubs, good delicatessens and craft shops where, among other items, you can order custom-made handbags at very good prices.