Farmhouse | 11 bedrooms | sleeps 28
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It has a large reading room with a huge fireplace where the old wooden-beamed ceilings remind us of former life in Tuscany.
An additional attraction of the Villa are the 10 free range horses at pasture on the farmland.
You will be served traditional Tuscan cooking by our international CHEF, in the attractive dining-room with its large arched windows overlooking the grounds of the Villa - all with an excellent Chianti wine.
The house is very conveniently situated between Florence, Chianti and Siena.
We can offer you:
- a 170mq swimming-pool and a small lake with two swans.
- 11 bedrooms with 11 private bathrooms.
- Tuscan, mediterranean and middle-eastern cookery courses.
- Team-building courses.learning by cooking
- The nearby Cipriano lake with sports activities.
- Horse-riding at the Vecchio Texas.
- An adventure with hot-air ballooning over the Tuscan hills.
- Shopping at the biggest Designer Outlet (The Mall) in Italy.
|Size||Sleeps up to 28, 11 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||100 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Florence 25 km, Nearest railway: Figline valdarno 7 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Telephone, Fax machine, Pool or snooker table, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||11 bedrooms, 11 bathrooms of which 5 Family bathrooms, 3 En suites and 3 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||4 Sofa beds, Single beds (6), Double beds (8), Cots (2), Dining seats for 40, Lounge seats for 12|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Private fishing lake or river|
|Further details indoors||
The main house of Villa Poggio di Gaville offers 11double rooms on two floors, with colour TV and individual heating.
There is no air conditioning in the rooms because evening in the hot summer season the rooms remain delightfully cool!
All rooms have typical Tuscan furniture, wooden wardrobes and wrought iron beds, TERRACOTTO floors (partly in their original state) and wooden-beamed ceilings.
Private bathroom, colour TV and individual heating. you can enjoy our collection comes from 30 country.
The two Double Superior rooms both have typical Tuscan furniture, wooden wardrobes and wrought iron four-poster bed and a 25 sqm wide panoramic terrace. In these rooms a third bed can be added (surcharge). Private bathroom, colour TV and individual heating..
|Further details outdoors||
The 5-Senses experience at Gaville
This unique culinary experience invites you to put your 5 senses to use. You will be involved in all the stages of preparing a typical Tuscan dinner: getting the fresh produce from the locals, preparing the dishes, presenting them in an attractive way for dinner and then, of course, enjoying them with a glass of Chianti wine whilst commenting on your ability as chefs! Then to bed for a good rest.
Courses of Tuscan and Mediterranean cuisine held by Jamal Amin, owner and international chef and other expert Italian chefs.
Organization of ceremonies, parties, theme evenings and special events.
Team-building courses for companies: Cooking as a way to increase collaboration between team members and develop creative thinking.
The Tuscany region
Tuscany is known for its landscapes and its artistic legacy. Six Tuscan localities have been designated World Heritage Sites: the historical centre of Florence (1982), the historical centre of Siena (1995), the square of the Cathedral of Pisa (1987), the historical centre of San Gimignano (1990), the historical centre of Pienza (1996) and the Val d'Orcia (2004).
We offer the following services to make your stay with us unique and unforgettable:
Information about Tuscany, Florence, Siena, Arezzo etc.
Information about public transportation
Organisation of Courses, Meetings, company training courses (up to max. 23 people)
Taxi service from/to train station/airport Florence and Arezzo available
Rent a bicycle / mountain bike
Organisation of daytrips with minibus and guide to the Chianti, Florence, Arezzo, Siena and the most beautiful parts of Tuscany.
Trips to wine, oil and cheese tastings in characteristic farms in Tuscany
Organisation of theme evenings
Poolparties (also at night)
Cooking courses of Tuscan and mediterrean cuisine
Paragliding and hot-air ballooning
Horse riding facilities