Farmhouse | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 5
2 bedroom holiday cottage in Sovicille - Tuscany Castellina Farmhouse. Tuscany-Siena Farmhouse 'Castellina' ex convent.superb views+visit Rome/Venice
Porcilaia Cottage (ex pigsty) 2+3 this beautiful detached Cottage is next to the panoramic swimming pool and enjoy its own area outside with table and chairs, surrounded by olive trees, roses, lavender and Rosemarie.
Contains; 1 double bedroom with sink, 2nd bedroom with 3 single beds (cannot be put together), bathroom with shower box, bidet and sink, dining area, kitchen with oven, 4 gas rings, fridge/freezer, living room with a large arch, fire place, sofa/bed, Electric kettle, TV .
The property is set in 100 acres in the national Park of La Montagnola of Siena with breathtaking panoramic views, ideal for walks and tranquility. Strategically positioned to visit most places of interest in Tuscany and around - take a day trip to Rome & Venice, lay back around the swimming pool or terrace and enjoy a glass of good Chianti or Brunello di Montalcino. Explore the local restaurants and enjoy the delicious inexpensive Tuscan cuisine.
The property is dated approx 1200 Dc & was originally a convent with nuns of the order of S.Prospero (still functioning in Siena) till 1504 when the famous Tolomei family of Siena converted it into a farm. The very helpful presents owners live on site: bought the very derelict farm in 1988 and converted into the present charming ”Holiday Farmhouse Residence” taking much care to retain the original features. The Mediterranean coast with sandy beaches, Water Park etc. approx. 20/55.
Situated in the beautiful countryside near Sovicille, just 18 km west of Siena and within easy reach of S:Gimignano 30km, famous for the numerous towers connected to the war between Siena and Florence, Monteriggioni 22km a Crown Castle with shops, S.Galgano linked to King Arthur with a sword in the stone. Volterra 32 km known for the Alabaster, Florence the world center of Art is 49 km away and Assisi 110km.
The property has a lovely 12 x 6 - 1.50mt .deep – shared swimming pool surrounded by sun terrace which boast breath taking panoramic views and sun chairs.
large terrace with BBQ and further panoramic views, there is no better way to relax than sipping a glass of Chianti o Brunello while admiring the beautiful gentle hills of Tuscany and its sunset.
Tuscany Siena farmhouse: Podere La Castellina Farmhouse Holidays - offers self catering holiday in cottages and apartments in the most beautiful and panoramic country side between Siena and S. Gimignano - San Galgano (related to King Arthur with a sword in the stone) - Tuscany.
Our structure is a Self-Catering therefore bring all your personal needs, the apartments are equipped according to the people staying.
* Prices are inclusive of bed linen and towels but not pool towels
no extras to be paid except for heating when necessary and if requested – All the apts. Have TV except Porcilaia, Electric kettle and English books.
*The Anglo-Italian owners Silvio and Joy manage this small complex of eight apartments in a very personal way where every body get attention especially children and elderly, live on site and are a good source of information about where to eat or where to go, we like also to say that our apartments are not luxury but are very clean, efficient with a friendly atmosphere, just a lovely place to relax !
* The apartments are non smoking (inside) - Free car park inside our structure .
Farmhouse/Tuscany/Siena ex convent cottages/apart: The property is located in the Montagnola Senese national park and the secluded hilltop setting near Siena offers stunning views over the Tuscan countryside, whilst still being close to beautiful historic towns such as Florence and San Gimignano as well as the Chianti, Montalcino and Montepulciano wine regions.
Details for holiday cottage Porcilaia Cottage at Podere La Castellina, 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
Porcilaia Cottage (ex pigsty) sleep 5 people, this beautiful detached Cottage is situated next to the panoramic swimming pool and enjoy its own private area outside with table and chairs, surrounded by olive trees, roses, lavender and Rosemarie.
Contains; 1 double bedroom with sink, 2nd bedroom with 3 single beds, dining / kitchen with oven, grill, 4 gas rings, fridge/freezer, living room with a large arch, fire place, divan and 2 armchairs, TV .
Podere La Castellina – ex convent - Is situated in the beautiful countryside near Sovicille, just 18 km west of Siena and within easy reach of S:Gimignano 30km, famous for the numerous towers connected to the war between Siena and Florence, Monteriggioni 22km a Crown Castle with shops.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Florence/Pisa 50 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, Yes, smoking allowed|