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Very Good 4.5/5 Score from 3 reviews

Very Good 4.5/5 

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Farmhouse / 1 bedrooms / sleeps 4

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Farmhouse / 1 bedrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 80 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden

'Podere Collinella' has been re-built to a high standard, retaining the charm of a Tuscan farmhouse.The walls are of the old stone, chestnut beams support the ceiling, and positioned on a slight hill has wonderful views of the surrounding countryside. Podere Collinella is a group of converted farm buildings in a beautiful rural location. It is in a small development sharing a large communal pool and enjoying amazing 360 degree views of the surrounding countryside. Ideally placed between San Gimignano and the former Etruscan capital, Volterra, it is the perfect location for exploring Tuscany.

The apartment is light and spacious with doors leading from the sitting room and the bedroom onto terraces and pretty gardens.The bedroom has ample room for a cot, there is also a double sofa bed in the living room. The apartment is unique in that it has two gardens so that one can sip a glass of Chianti and enjoy the sunset at the back of the property, or relax in the sun on the south facing terrace at the front. It is fully equipped for comfort and there are added little luxuries which guests have appreciated. The views are stunning and location peaceful yet within easy reach of the major attractions of Tuscany. Podera Collinella is situated at the end of a 3km private, 'white road', lined with olive trees, mediterranean bush and surrounded by beautiful countryside. There are many walks and trails from the property into the surrounding countryside.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms
Nearest beach Marina di Cecina 80 km
Will consider House swap
Access Car essential
Nearest Amenities 10 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Pisa, Florence 65 km, Nearest railway: Poggibonsi 25 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, DVD player
Pool Shared outdoor pool (unheated)
General Central heating, TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, Solarium or roof terrace
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ
Access Secure parking

The Tuscany region

Tuscany, a most beautiful part of Italy, is famous for it's historical towns brimming with wonderful art and architecture. The landscape is charming with it's rolling hills, olive groves and classic cypresses. It is known for its food and wine and the many restaurants offering local dishes are delightful. There are many unspoilt villages and small towns with lovely Piazzas, perfect for strolling and shopping as well as absorbing the beauty of the buildings. Tuscany can be very hot in high Summer, but the location of Collinella, situated on the top of a slight hill allows a gentle breeze even in the Summer months.

San Gimignano

San Gimignano 14 kms away is one of the most famous medieval towns in Tuscany , a well preserved collection of architecture from 15 th century. Volterra , another walled town is 18km , with lovely buildings , cobbled streets and a good selection of restaurants as well as a colourful market. Siena, 50km is easily accessible , famous for Il Palio and a huge selection of shops and restaurants ,as well as the buildings around the lovely Il Campo piazza. Great place for people watching, enjoying a glass of local wine! Florence, full of art and fascinating churches and buildings is less than an hour away. Pisa and Lucca are one hour away (68Km 9. There are many local festivals and carnivals maintaining the tradition of the area of Tuscany. Nearest beach is at Vada - a blue flag beach with white sand and rock. S68 road from Volterra takes about 40 minutes. Castelfalfi, once the summer residence of the Medici family, is approx 20mins.away The estate now offers an 18 hole golf course, tennis and stabling.

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8 Sep 2014


"Wonderful setting - but you need a 4x4"

My wife and I stayed for two weeks and loved the quiet atmosphere, beautiful views and well maintained gardens around the estate. The accommodation was clean and had everything we required. It was esp… More

20 Aug 2014


"Beautiful setting, best place to relax"

My family and I had the opportunity to stay at this wonderful place for an extended week. The location is picturesque, the house is tastefully furnished and equipped with everything you need for a fam… More

12 Aug 2014


"Perfection found"

Having been to Tuscany once and before I was very excited to return as we had been longing to do so since our last time in 2008. This property is part of a group of 13 apartments spread over 3 stunnin… More

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      Calendar last updated:03 Jun 2015

      Based in Italy

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