Villa | 9 bedrooms | sleeps 18
Relais Chianti is a typical Tuscan homestead from the early 1800s located in the unmistakable Chianti Classico countryside a short distance from the town of Castelnuovo Berardenga, on a rural route that runs from start to finish through the renowned vine-growing and wine-making region. For golf enthusiasts, a Golf Club in the Siena area with an 18-hole course, just 40 km from Relais Chianti. The club offers individual and group lessons under the supervision of a n Italian Golf Federation pro.
The farmhouse villa rental in Italy, with its stone facade, set in vineyards and olive groves and looks out over a breathtaking panorama. The interiors are typical of Tuscan rural architecture, with floors in handmade Florentine red brick and exposed-beam ceilings. At Relais, the elegance of tradition is reinvented to coexist with such modern luxuries as the pool and the private wellbeing suite. Each of the tastefully-appointed guest rooms has a private bath, satellite TV, minibar, air-conditioning, and wireless Internet. Relais Chianti consists of two buildings: the main house, where the guest rooms are located, and a second, facing building furnished and organized as a large veranda dining area for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The location, close to such important cities of art as Siena, Florence, and Perugia, makes it the ideal accommodation for visitors who come to Italy for cultural tourism.
At guests' disposal:
Private swimming pool (5×12 mt, depth 1.20-2.50 mt open from first of May to end of October), with mini bar, situated inside the garden and surrounded by olive trees is at the guests' disposal. Baby-bed and high chair free of charge.
Relais Chianti has large outdoor spaces, including gardens, vineyards and olive groves. Outside there is a large swimming pool, a terrace with sun beds and comfortable chairs . Guests have the opportunity to use for their meals the terrace in front of the veranda, overlooking an unique view.
A dip in our capacious pool is a great way to cool down after sunbathing, a walk, or a day in one of Tuscany's cities of art! Swimming, Jacuzzi tubs, privacy, and absolute quiet. Nothing more – or less. For jogging enthusiasts, a run in the Tuscan countryside, where the panorama changes constantly and spectacular views await around every turn, is an experience not soon forgotten.
Air conditioning in all the rooms, except the kitchen.
Small laudry room with washer, iron and board.
Wi-Fi internet connection
Private Cook available
Cooking lessons available
Included: Exclusive use of the pool, welcome drink, air conditioning, maid service 2 hours every other day, WI-FI connection
Excluded: English breakfast, final clening 20 Euro per person
|Size||Sleeps up to 18, 9 bedrooms|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Log fire, Internet access|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, Telephone, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, BBQ|
The Tuscany region
100 m bus stop for Siena, 800m Villa a Sesta (restaurant and bar), 10 km Castelnuovo Berardenga, 12 km Gaiole in Chianti, 20 km Siena, 40 km Arezzo, 70 km Florence.
Important vacation activities at Relais Casanova include:
•Visit of the nearest Chianti hamlets as Gaiole, Radda and Castellina.
•Mountain Biking: See our concierge for bikes and a detailed map of the area.
•Horseback Riding and Polo: Ride through the fabulous Chianti hills. The stables (18 km from Relais Casanova) also offer polo lessons.
•Truffle tasting and hunting in the nearby Crete Senesi: To discover all the secrets of the elusive truffle, you're invited to participate in a one-day excursion to the Crete Senesi area for a fascinating “hunt” in private reserves, led by expert truffle hunters who will be happy to satisfy your every curiosity about the area and these gems of the earth.
•Shopping, “wellness and sport for good spirits.” The Mall, a designer outlet where you'll find such prestigious brands as Gucci, Loro Piana, Yves Saint Laurent, Valentino, Sergio Rossi, and many more (50 km from Relais Casanova), and the chic Prada outlet (25 km from Villa Casanova).