Apartment | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 7
There is a place where you don't need words to be understood, comparisons to feel you're just fine, strong sensations to thrill with excitement; that place is Casole d’Elsa, and you are its guest. Nowhere else is nature like this!
Podere Casetta, located less than 2 km from the little village Casole D'Elsa, enjoys splendid views of gorgeous Tuscany countryside. This peaceful haven immersed in the calm and in the tranquillity of in the countryside, it's a perfect place to relax and open the senses to new experiences.
It's possible to go to the discovery of the breathtaking, uncontaminated landscape by visiting ancient churches, medieval castles and small villages where the rhythm of life remains unaltered over time.
At the same time Podere Casetta has a strategic position, at the crossroads between Siena, Pisa and Florence guarantees an unlimited choice of outings:Florence, which is only 65 km away by motorway, and Siena, only 20 minutes away, while San Gimignano, Volterra, Casole d'Elsa, and Colle Val d'Elsa are only a few minutes away by car.
There is also the Chianti area with its historic municipalities of Castellina and Gaiole, and further south there are the famous towns of Pienza, Montalcino, San Quirico, the sulphurous waters of Bagno Vignoni and whether to say of the thermal spas of Rapolano and Petriolo, famed as far back as Roman times, offer their visitors a range of beauty and relaxation treatments.
|Size||Sleeps up to 7, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Castiglioni della Pescaia 110 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Aereoporto Firenze-Peretola 70 km, Nearest railway: Poggibonsi 20 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Pool||Shared outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Pool or snooker table|
|Standard||Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (3), Double beds (1)|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors||
Podere Casetta is a typical farmhouse built entirely out of stone and restored with simplicity, furnished in typical Tuscan country style in wood, wrought iron and with the colour scheme endowing a sense of peace and tranquillity.
The farmhouse offer different apartments in particular " Volpe" of 110 mq; apartment's interiors have been embellished with antique pieces from the 1700-1800s. Volpe has its own private entrance also has its own outdoor (of 120 mq).
In the ground floor there is a large living area: kitchen, a good relaxing TV with a sofa bed and a fireplace; in the first floor there are 2 large bedrooms, 2 bathrooms with shower and a little mezzanine door with a single bed.
There are: an American coffee maker, iron and ironing board, baby bed and high chair.
|Further details outdoors||
The swimming pool (9m x 16 m) enjoys lovely views on the countryside equipped with sunbeds and umbrellas.
The apartment has own private garden of 120 mq, equipped with a table, chairs umbrella and a barbecue.
At the moment of booking - pay payment - 50% - with bank transfer.
The difference on your arrival with the final cleaning.
Refundable breakages deposit of € 200,00 required on arrival, to be refunded to your departure (subject to satisfactory property inspection).
The Tuscany region
Podere Casetta has a perfectly position,at the crossroads between Siena, Pisa and Florence guarantees an unlimited choice of outings, so is possible to arrive:
San Gimignano 22 km;
Volterra 30 Km;
Castellina in Chianti 30 Km;
Siena 35 Km;
Firenze 65 Km;
Montalcino 78 Km;
Follonica (beach) 82 Km;
San Galgano 85 Km;
Pisa 85 Km;
Grosseto 89 Km;
Pienza 93 Km;
Castiglion della Pescaia (beach) 114 Km;
Arezzo 133 Km
- Courses and horse-riding tours - Activities and horse - riding centres in a few minutes, by car or motorway from Podere Casetta;
- Cycling - Tour by cycle: it's possible to rent a mountain bike near 2 km - it's possible to hire bike tours with guide in different languages.
- Oeno-gastronomic tour - Oeno-gastronomic tour in the Chianti only 45 km from Podere Casetta in one of the most famous Italian wine growing and typical produce areas
- Discovering "Pecorino Cheese". Podere Casetta is located in an area famous for the production of DOP dairy products. Discover where to taste and buy fresh and mature cheeses directly from the producers;
- Shopping - the most important outlets: in Florence, in Barberino di Mugello, in Val di Chiana, with Gucci, Giorgio Armani, Fendi, Missoni, Conte of Florence, Prada, Salvatore Ferragamo.