Villa | 7 bedrooms | sleeps 13
Swimming pool villa in Tuscany. Villa Valle with 5 double bedrooms is a fantastic villa with pool in Tuscany. Finally furnished and decorated with 1 twin bedroom and 1 single bedroom this Tuscan pool villa is situated on the hills in the province of Pisa.
The villa is immersed in a large park with cultivated olive trees and is surrounded by a extensive field that has a charming view and total privacy. It has been thoroughly restored, creating perfect harmony between its modern comforts and original feel. Between the main building and the annex runs an open terrace, where you will find a 12mt x 7mt swimming pool with its own sun terrace and spa as well as an outdoor dining area with barbeque. The buildings are set in the private, enclosed garden featuring a large area of lawn interspersed with trees and attractive flower beds and a bocce court. Pool towels and sun loungers are provided. Electric gates for privacy and security.
|Size||Sleeps up to 13, 7 bedrooms|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Air conditioning, TV, Telephone|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||7 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms of which 5 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (3), Double beds (5)|
|Further details indoors|
The villa is set on two buildings, and in addition there are many charming external areas that are ideal for al fresco lunches and dinners. Main Building. On the ground floor you will find a large kitchen with breakfast area, fully equipped, of the kitchen there are a utility room and some storage space and a laundry room, a sun room opening onto the swimming pool area: furnished with comfortable armchairs, a dining room seating 12 people and a large drawing room with open fireplace. A powder room completes the floor. On the first Floor you will find: three double bedrooms with dressing areas and ensuite bathrooms (all with bath and walk in shower); one twin bedroom with dressing areas and ensuite bathrooms (all with bath and walk in shower), up to the tower (split level) there is the master bedroom and ensuite bathroom with large bath and double walk in shower. The annex building includes on the ground floor a small sitting area a fully equipped kitchen with breakfast table, a bathroom with shower. On the first floor one double bedroom, one single bedroom, one bathroom with shower.
|Further details outdoors|
- There is a weekly charge of 200 euros for heating the pool. Any requests must made in advance and be paid before arrival.
Enclosed park, electric gate, private swimming pool (12 m x 7 m), independent heating system, dryer, iron and ironing board, hairdryer in each bedroom. At the villa there are several parking spaces at your disposal. The large kitchen is equipped with: burners, traditional oven, refrigerator, freezer (there is also a second refrigerator), American coffee maker, Italian Moka, electric kettle, toaster, crockery, various serving dishes for up to 24 guests, pots, and all the most useful and practical cooking utensils. ll bedrooms throughout have own TVs. Baby bed can be provided upon request.
The Tuscany region
- Fly to Pisa with Ryanair or EasyJet from several UK airports: Leeds/East Midlands/London
- Local taxis are readily available - fares no more than 20 Euros from Florence airport
- Local buses “Vola in Bus” run regularly between Florence airport and the city centre
- Inexpensive local train service (www.trenitalia.com) between Pisa Airport and Florence
- Car hire available from www.europcar.it / www.hertz.it / www.maggiore.it/
Getting to Florence is very easy and also fairly inexpensive. Florence has are two international airports. One is on the north side of Florence, the Amerigo Vespucci Airport (FLR) which is just a 20 minute taxi or bus ride into the city centre and the other is in Pisa, the Galileo Galilei Airport (PSA) which is approximately 80 km. from Florence and which has regular train and bus connections to Florence (Santa Maria Novella). You will find many of the low cost airlines such as Ryanair, EasyJet, AirOne, Jet2 fly direct to Pisa and all the major companies such as Alitalia, Meridiana, Lufthansa, British Airways fly direct to Florence from London, Frankfurt, Paris, Monaco, Barcelona and many more European cities.
There are shuttle buses connecting Florence airport and Florence train station (Santa Maria Novella – S.M.N) with departures about every half hour. You can choose between two companies - “Terravision” or “Vola in Bus”. The “Vola in Bus” service is run by the local Florence bus company and tickets cost around 5 euros. The journey takes about 30 minutes. You can also catch a taxi to Florence and the trip costs around 20 euros depending on how much luggage you have.
From Pisa airport to Florence train station (Santa Maria Novella – S.M.N) there is a regular and inexpensive train service. Pricing and timetables can be found on www.trenitalia.com the Italian railway company’s officiale “Trenitalia”. The journey takes just over 1 hour. From Florence train station we recommend you getting a taxi to the property.
For further information on driving in and around Florence, parking, transport, bike and car hire then you check out the Florence town’s council website in the English language : http://en.comune.fi.it/index.html
Experienced multilingual staff are always available to assist guests in their every need; meeting and greeting guests on arrival, assistance with booking tickets or reserving tables at one of the typical Florentine restaurants and arranging private car transfers with driver for excursions in and around Tuscany and much more.
The villa is situated around 13 km from the town of Pontedera, where all the necessary services (shops, banks, restaurants, and post office) can be found. Its location is particularly favourable; with the nearby motorway network you can easily reach the major cities of art and tourist spots in Tuscany (Florence 1 hour, Lucca 1 hour, San Gimignano 40 minutes, Pisa 25 minutes, Volterra 40 minutes, Siena 1e½ minutes). It takes only 30 minutes to reach Pisa International Airport.