Apartment | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
Agriturismo Podernovo is a beautiful, peaceful and magical Villa amidst 200 hectares of private space nestled on a small hillock in San Casciano dei Bagni's surroundings.
The villa is divided into two completely independent apartments that can accommodate over 10 people.
The apartment is composed by: 2 double bedrooms, 1 twin room, 1 living room with log fire and dining area, 1 fully equipped kitchen, 2 bathrooms, 1 utility room with washing machine. From all the rooms of the house you can enjoy a breath taking view on the surrounding hills
The large outdoor garden is fully equipped with: Panoramic Swimming pool (12x6 meters, in exclusive use, with internal staircase and spring-board), equipped with sun beds, sunshades and gazebos, 2 outdoor showers (with hot water), one bathroom and dressing room and external night lights. There is also a large patio for al fresco dining, with a table for 12 people and barbecue.
The Villa is surrounded by green countryside of Tuscany's Val di Chiana, with a stunning 360 degree view, 2 miles away from the village of San Casciano dei Bagni, famous for its hot water springs gushing out at 42 degrees centigrade.
Come to relax and find out how to get lost in nature and rediscover yourself.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Perugia airport 70 km, Nearest railway: Chiusi - Chianciano Terme 25 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|General||TV, Satellite TV|
|Utilities||Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (2), Dining seats for 12, Lounge seats for 12|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ|
The Tuscany region
Wonderfully located half way between Florence and Rome. One hour from Siena and Perugia.
5 km from the well-known SPA resort Fonteverde
Important artistic places to be visited:
Montepulciano, pearl of the Middle Ages and native home town of the great poet, Angelo Poliziano (at 45 km.);
Pienza, home town of Pope Pio II, author of its monumental reconstruction (at 55 km.);
Montalcino, historical town very famous for its vintage wines (at 50 km.);
Chiusi, famous Etruscan town, making part of the "Dodecapoli" , where it can be visited a renewed interesting museum (at 22 km.);
Siena, chief town of province and one of the most important artistic cities of Italy (at 90 km.);
Perugia and Assisi, wonderful for its Basilicas and Churches and the paintings by Giotto ad Perugino (at 85 km.)
SPA Resorts: Fonteverde Spa Resort (at 2 km.)
Bagno Vignoni (at 35 km.)
Bagni San Filippo (at 30 km.)
Enogastronomy: Very good restaurants in the area will be suggested at your arrival.
Bicycles advised for those who are not afraid of Siena's hills.
San Casciano dei Bagni
THE VILLAGE OF SAN CASCIANO DEI BAGNI
The antique and characteristic village of San Casciano dei Bagni is located in the Southern part of the province of Siena and borders with Umbria and Lazio regions. Its uncontaminated forestland is also characterized by rolling clay hills giving breathtaking views. San Casciano dei Bagni is also famous for its thermal water gushing out at 42 degrees centigrade, from 43 springs placing it as third in Europe for its quantity. In the year1607 Ferdinando I , Granduke of Tuscany, realized a beautiful Portico still ennobling the thermal centre.
The Spa centre Fonteverde is a very exclusive resort. It is one of the most comfortable and famous in Europe for its complete programs of well being and relax. It is also possible to take there the maximum advantage of the hot waters in a natural and climatic environment while fully appreciating the wonderful view over the surrounding country side.
This thermal centre has also an open air pool, connected to an indoor one, where a water fall is acting as a natural hydro massage. There are under water seating helping the customers to fully appreciate the beneficial properties of these waters.
It is also possible to enjoy relaxing and/or ayurvedic massages ideal to reach a complete balance and wellbeing.