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Poggio alla Rocca: nature & 5 exclusive apartments

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Excellent 5/5

26 reviews

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Apartment / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 6

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Apartment / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 50 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Imagine an ancient village perched at 470 meters above sea level, near the charming medieval town of Pari.Staying at Poggio alla Rocca can dominate with a breathtaking look from the hills of Siena to Montalcino, the Val d'Orcia, Monte Amiata to slip in the lower Maremma.Can you enjoy unspoiled nature, a sky packed with stars and discover benefits benefits of thermal waters just 5km (Petriolo) with an unforgettable stay for many famous art cities of Tuscany and Umbria within a day.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms
Check in time: 18:00
Check out time: 10:00
Nearest beach Castiglione della pescaia 50 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car essential
Nearest Amenities 5 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Firenze 70 km, Nearest railway: Siena 30 km
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, DVD player, Staffed property
Pool Private outdoor pool (unheated)
General Air conditioning, TV, Video player, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms, Solarium or roof terrace
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Double beds (2), Cots (2)
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ
Access Parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

Possible apartments of different sizes (from 2 to 6 people) in Poggio alla Rocca on request via e-mail

Further details

Possible apartments of different sizes (from 2 to 6 people) in Poggio alla Rocca on request via e-mail

The Tuscany region

The position of Poggio alla Rocca is strategic to easily reach the Baths, the Sea and the cities of Tuscany and of 'Umbria:

Petriolo Spa (only 5 km): The ancient Petriolo arises along the river Farma.L 'water Petriolo high rate of sulfur and carbonate springs at a temperature of 43 ° C from a source close to the above the torrent. The access to the spa is free, nearby a structure ASL at Petriolo SPA Resort.

Sea: Castiglione della Pescaia with its charming beach suitable for children is 60 km approximately 30 minutes with the two-lane highway and the Maremma and the Argentario are 90km.

City of art: Siena (30 km), Florence (90 km), San Gimignano, Montalcino, Monteriggioni, Volterra, San Galgano, the Crete Senesi, Val d'Orcia, Chianti, Monte Amiata, Saturnia (about 50 km

Pari

PRODUCTS:

Even for products "Poggio alla Rocca" let nature take its course and the fruits of this land dedicated to the olive and the vine. The three types of extra virgin olive oil is obtained by cold pressing of three cultivars (correggiolo, Leccino and Dolciano) with excellent organoleptic characteristics. The vineyards of Poggio alla Rocca are exposed to the south-west, in front of Montalcino, on calcareous marl rich in minerals. The plant dates back to 1975 and the old recipe chianti includes the following varieties: Sangiovese and Ciliegiolo (red 13.5%). Malvasia and Trebbiano (white 12.5%)

 

IMPORTANT: Poggio alla Rocca for drinking water is served either Aqueduct municipal Fiora is, in case of a deficiency very common especially during the summer, by its own private well water source so you never leave the water without their guests. This feature is not common to the tourist reception structures in Tuscany and makes a stay in Poggio alla Rocca no "surprises" unpleasant stay without water!

WATER SUPPLY NATURIZZATA: You can request daily supply of sparkling water, and / or natural or natural refrigerated temperature.

The NATURIZZATORI of which we are endowed besides guaranteeing an effective bacteriological killing, the elimination of unpleasant tastes and treatment of chemical impurities naturizzata The water is fresh water and a secure high quality that is achieved thanks to the filtering group called nanodisinfettore (approval Ministry of Health ); not a product stored unlike the mineral water in the bottle and produces no need for disposal

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12 Aug 2013

5/5

"Perfect!"

Poggio alla Rocca was every bit as good as the pictures promised and more. The owners, Susanna and Francesco were very welcoming and attentive but were never intrusive. The complimentary water and wine were a real bonus, as was the very reasonably priced dinner our hosts prepared for us, as well as the free "tasting" evenings by the pool where we could sample local prosciutto and cheeses. The location was breath-taking, with a view across a beautiful valleys and towards Pari, a delightfully unspoilt hilltop town about 10 minutes drive away. The swimming pool was very carefully designed to over an uninterrupted view over the Tuscan hills. Our two girls loved the pool so much we never bothered to visit the nearest beach, which was about 50km away in Castiglione della Pescaia. Due to non availability, we spent the first 5 days in Ginestra, a small apartment right by the pool, which was a bit small for a family of four, but very well equipped. We moved to Sole for the rest of our 2 week stay, which was much larger and formed part of a very old house in the old hamlet of Monte Acuto which is the core of Poggio alla Rocca. Sole was charming and had beautiful views on all sides. Susanna and Francisco have made a superb job of integrating the newly built apartments into the style of the old village, so it is hard to tell what is old and what is new. The nearest shops were in Pari - a small food shop and another tony shop that sold everything else! For general provisions for self-catering, the nearest supermarket is in Paganico, about 20km south, where there were also a few restaurants. Nearer by, the village of Pari had one very good restaurant which sold local Tuscan delicacies, and functioned as a cafe and centre of village life during the day. I would heartily recommend Poggio alla Rocca. It really is tucked away in the hills (best way to find it is with GPS coordinates provided by the owners). You will definitely need a car - make sure it's a good one as there are some steep gravelly hills to negotiate. Our rented Fiat 500L (not a car I'd recommend!) only just managed to climb them and even then, only in first gear! We would definitely go back to Poggio alla Rocca, perhaps a little earlier in the season when it should be a little cooler than the 30+C we had in late July. The evenings were often cooler and refreshingly breezy at times, and thanks to the pool, we could always cool off!

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