Farmhouse | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
Free Welcome Dinner: Experience a home-cooked authentic Tuscan dinner.
Coming to Tuscany? Now you can save money while have a great evening cooking and enjoying a real Tuscan meal with us. Absolutely free. Over the years our guests have commented that the best part of their trip was the time spent with the family cooking and learning about traditional Tuscany cuisine.
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This Farmhouse (16 people capacity, 7 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms, 2 terraces, big garden in front) on a very private property (10 hectares) surrounded by the countryside characterized by the famous fir-tree arrows, vineyards and olive groves.
Four Apartements, Indipendent entrance.
Two big ones:
Acqua- 6 people, 2 double rooms, 1 twins; 3 toilets with shower cabin, one ensuite.
Big kitchen, (microwave, fridge/freezer, stoves, oven, coffee/tea machines), dining room (Satellite TV, big LCD screen) and a reading room with guides and books.
Terrace with table and chairs, with view in front of the house.
Ocra- - 5 people, 2 bedrooms, 2 toilets. Double bedroom with toilet ensuite (shower cabin); three single beds, toilet both with shower cabin. Big kitchen (microwave, oven, stoves, fridge/freezer, coffee/tea machines), dining room and living room (Satellite TV, Big LCD screen).
Big Terrace (60mq) with veranda, chairs, tables.
Two smaller, garden In front:
Ametista- - 2 people, 1 bedroom, toilet ensuite (shower cabin). Kitchen (microwave with grill, stove, fridge, coffee/tea machines, bread toaster) and dining room (satellite TV). Outside facing the garden, veranda with table and chairs.
Terra- - 3 people, 1 bedroom and one toilet (shower cabin). Kitchen (microwave with grill, stove, fridge, coffee/tea machines, toaster) and dining room ( satellite TV). Veranda outside, with table and chairs facing garden.
Particularity: walls are in stones, pavements are in artisanal "cotto toscano"
All the property has internet WI-FI coverage.
FREE Guide book in every unit, suggestions about "what to do, where to buy" in the area.
Grounds and exteriors
Garden: the estate (10 hectares) has also a big garden, ideal for children.
Swimming pool: In the garden just a few steps outside the farmhouse, along the romantic stream 'Il Doccio', there is the beautiful swimming pool (size 12 x 5 mt - depth 1,4 - 1,6 mt) equipped with sunbeds and beach-umbrellas, and a Jacuzzi set in a wooden gazebo.
Parking: private parking in front of the house for 4-5 cars. Other places are a few meters away (about 30 mt) in the property.
Access: The access is in good conditions, only 500 mt of dirt-track road.
Assistance: you will be welcomed by the owners (who speak also English) who are very helpful and live approx. 100 mt far from the property.
At guests' disposal
A barbecue in the garden is available for cooking fantastic meals to enjoy with friends.
On the right bottom side of the house there's a separate room used as the common laundry. There are washbasin, washing machine, iron and iron-board, and several drying rack, cleaning tools and products, baby cot, roller bed for children.
All the property has internet wi-fi coverage. Hair-dryer available in each apartment.
nearest village: Terranuova Bracciolini 6 km
nearest food shop: Cicogna 1,5 km
Public transport: train 7 km
Motorway: 6 km
Tennis: 5 km and 10 km (Montevarchi)
Golf: Poppi (25 km), near Florence "Ugolino" (39 km), near the A1 exit Val di Chiana (" Golf Esse", 45 km)
Horse-riding: approx. 2 km
Montevarchi: 10 km
Arezzo: 25 km
Florence: 35 km
Siena: 39 km
Terranuova Bracciolini, the closest town just 6 km away, it's in the middle of Tuscany and in the Arno valley (Valdarno). It was built by the Florentines in 1347 and maintains its original walls and towers.
It is a small town (10 thousand inhabitants divided between the village and all the small hamlets around it) dominated by the Pratomagno mountain. It's a modern town where you can find all kind of small shops, for everyday life needs, restaurants, bar and more.
We are in the centre of the region: half way between Florence (30 min by motorway) and Arezzo (30 min by the Setteponti provincial road, with a really nice view on the valley and through the Tuscan countryside) and also really close to Siena (about 40 min) and the whole Chianti area.
We inform our guest of the need to rent a car because it's the only way to travel around. The house has plenty space for parking.
BBQ and Laundry room available for our guests.
Pool, few steps away (12 mt x 5 mt- depth 1,4 - 1,6 mt). Deckchairs, chairs, sunshades.
Hot tub, covered.
Plenty space to go walking, jogging around.
Terranova Bracciolini the nearest town (6 km) that provides a good supermarket , a few banks, shops, tennis courts, pharmacies, local police.
It was built by the Florentines in 1347 and mantains his original walls and towers.
But all the Valdarno valley is unique and picturesque: the industrial and commercial development of the last years has been invest big areas and change our lifestyle but the historical and artistique heritage of the landscape is almost the same.
Parish churches, castels and hold medieval towers in villages, that still retain their etruscan names as Gropina, Loro ,Cennina ,are waiting you to make your holiday very special and unforgettable.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Family friendly||Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Internet access|
|General||Central heating, TV|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
|Further details indoors|
CASA AMETISTA (32 m²) is on the ground floor and it is perfect for a couple as it can sleep up to 2 people.
It's the smaller between the two units downstairs (left side). It faces the garden with a relaxing patio with table and chairs, to enjoy a meal and some fresh air outside.
This small but functional unit is a couple love nest. The entrance it's in the eat-in kitchen, with an old stone sink, an handmade dish rack above; fridge with small freezer, coffee machine, two hobs cookers and a microwave with grill. There's a two places table with chairs close to a tv with free satellite channels.
On the right of the entrance a door that takes to the double room with bathroom en-suite (with shower). A double bed with night tables, a nice and practical piece of furniture at the bottom of the bed and a wardrobe.
(The bedroom have a fan available, outside the unit there's a small BBQ for our guests)
Check-in: from 4 pm to 7 pm
Check-out: within 10 am
Compulsory Final Cleaning Charge: € 30 (to be paid at booking)
Included in the rental price:
Bed Linen and Towels (initial set)
Bed linen and towels (weekly changed)
Not included in the rental price and to be paid on the spot:
Refundable Security Deposit (cash) (mandatory): 250.00€
Heating (on request): 0.80€ per hour
A Booking Fee of 30.00€ is to be added to the rental price.