Villa | 8 bedrooms | sleeps 16

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 90 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

Villa Torre Il Santo is located on top of one of the most beautiful hills of Chianti, Italy. The Villa overlooks stunning valleys and offers our guests breathtaking scenes of the countryside surrounding it. Villa Torre IL Santo was originally built in the year 1000, and today, after a long period of restoration, it is a unique location with all the extra comforts needed for an unforgettable holiday. The Villa is composed by two parts which are connected. The Old Tower section is completely restored with old brick flooring and an old wood ceiling and has all the very best of modern facilities.there are 5 bedrooms, all with en suite bathroom. The Hay Barn section has been restored with a modern, contemporary look with 2 bedrooms with en suite bathroom. Pool/studio house with one bedroom n en suite bathroom. A nice garden, with lawns adorned with roses, jasmines and local plants and flowers, offers to our guests different areas to relax in privacy. There is also an infinity swimming pool with an annex Jacuzzi overlooking the amazing Chianti Valley, with its vineyards changing colors in different seasons and the beautiful San Gimignano's skyline in the distance, guarantee complete relaxation under the Tuscan sun

Size Sleeps up to 16, 8 bedrooms
Nearest beach Versilia on Mediterranean sea 90 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 3 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Florence 35 km, Nearest railway: Florence 30 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Jacuzzi or hot tub, Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, Air conditioning, Video player, CD player, Telephone, Pool or snooker table, Games room, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 8 bedrooms, 10 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms and 8 En suites, Solarium or roof terrace
Furniture Single beds (4), Double beds (6), Cots (2), Dining seats for 18, Lounge seats for 16
Other Linen provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Private tennis court, BBQ
Access Secure parking
Further details indoors

Total of 8 bedrooms, all with en suite bathrooms.

Old Tower:

Main floor: two large living rooms with amazing arch windows looking out on the valley, one twin/double bedroom with en-suite bathroom, and a powder room.

First floor: One double bedroom with fireplace and a large double shower bathroom; one twin/double bedroom with en suite shower bathroom; and one double bedroom with en-suite bathroom; and a reading living room with large fireplace.

Second floor: A master bedroom with a double bed, a large tub and walk-in shower, and a large bathroom and change room.

Hay Barn:

Main floor : kitchen with all of the finest facilities ( 2 ovens, one microwave oven, double fridge, wine cellar, induction 8 burner range, double sinks, fast dishwasher) and a dining room with a long table; a laundry and powder room.

First floor: Two double bedrooms with en suit bathrooms.

Guest house at swimming pool level: loft with double bedrooms, shower bathroom, little kitchen and living room.

A/C in the whole villa and screens on all windows guarantee a cool and relaxing summer stay.

Further details outdoors

Barbecue in the garden and a private parking lot for guests.

A 300 meters unpaved road in good condition leads you to the villa from the main road. The villa is 3 kilometers from Barberino val d'Elsa village and walking distance from the medieval Petrognano hamlet.

The Tuscany region

The villa is located in the heart of Tuscany in the Chianti area, famous not only for the red wine for the beauty fo the country side. At only half hour drive from Florence n Siena n San Gimignano and one hour from Pisa n Lucca. Only 1.40 minutes by train to Rome n 2 hours to Venice n Milan: so perfect for those who wants to visit Italy and enjoy the Italian life style as well experiencing a medieval 1000 years old tower villa

Barberino Val d'Elsa

BArberino n Petrognano are over 1000 years old villages, surrounded by medieval villages n hamlets offer to our guests all kind of stores n facilities as well as nice festivals during the summer with markets, music, theatre n concerts as well as very good restaurants, several wine producers who open the cantine n give wine n cheese tasting.

Several trekking, biking n walking paths suitable from the village