Villa Castalini Tuscany,
Villa | 6 bedrooms | sleeps 12
Providing absolute WOW views, this beautifully restored six bed-roomed and 5 bathroom Tuscan stone villa sleeps up to 12 guests. THe villa offers peace and tranquility. Villa Castalani offers a compelling combination of Tuscan tradition and fresh 'farmhouse' style. perfect for a great family or friends vacation.
The living area is spread over three levels providing a combination of tasteful Tuscan charm and Modern living. The villa has many terraces and woodland. Directly below the living area lies the fabulous pool with views that are beyond the scope of photos - there is a gazebo providing shade and seating, a stone oven and Barbeque, volleyball court and pool bar.
The villa is absolutely private and tranquil with amazing views of the Val di Chiana and beyond. The property's look is uncluttered with a contemporary appeal, a sprawling, relaxed layout, with all amenities you would need for a great vacation.
Villa Castalini is a home you can easily enjoy. The house is easy, lovely and very welcoming. The restoration focused on bringing new life and simple beauty to this once-rustic farmhouse. The renovation was completed with a view to providing everything for the perfect vacation while respecting the historical character and history.
The villa will appeal to anyone wanting to enjoy a private home with space and character, the pool and outside settings offer total peace and tranquility and, views that are hard to match.
Outside the lovely pool is where you can sunbath or sit under the pergola enjoying the views that make this villa so special.
Some guests like to engage a local chef to come along and cook lunch or dinner for special occasions - or, just to be pampered! Besides the many Tuscan Hill towns which demand a visit, there are the famous Tuscan vineyards and, truffle courses too.
|Size||Sleeps up to 12, 6 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Trasemeno Lake, 25 km|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Perugia 45 mins (45km), Pisa 1 hour 45, Rome 2 hou, Nearest railway: castiglion fiorentino 7 km|
|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||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||6 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms of which 5 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (5), Cots (1), Dining seats for 12, Lounge seats for 12|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
The Tuscany region
You probably already have an idea of just how beautiful this region of Italy is: Rolling hillsides, fields of sunflowers and poppies, vineyards, fresh food and wine the natural warmth of the Tuscan people. These are just a few of the images you might have thought about when planing your vacation here in Tuscany.
Whilst you are here, we can help organise cooking classes, truffle hunting, car rental, scooter hire and more.
Then there are the Tuscan towns, villages and Markets
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12 Feb 2014
"Everyone was taken by the beautiful setting .... and the views!"
We were looking for somewhere special for our European trip. After visiting family in the UK, we wanted to explore the famous Tuscan countryside and to have a special family gathering to celebrate our 25 wedding anniversary and, John's 21 birthday.
We were taken by the views of the villa as well as the spacious accommodations it offered. I decided it would be the perfect venue for my extended family to visit. We were greeted warmly by Tizianna - who with not much English, was able to guide us around the property and offer us some guidance as to what to do in the area, shopping, restaurants and so on. ( We also had some helpful contact with her English friend before arriving, so we were well organised for our two week stay here.
Immediately everyone was taken by the beautiful setting, the surrounding hills, the absolutely stunning views. We wanted a place offering privacy and lots of space for the family - this certainly provided that. Besides the sprawling interiors, the outside gardens, volley ball court above the house, the marvellous pool were a real bonus for us.
The bedrooms were very comfortable, spacious bathrooms, lots of nooks and crannies around the house providing quiet spots and own space. The kitchen was, I thought, a little small for 12, but it proved more than adequate.
For our special day , we arranged for a local chef to come up and cook a celebration family dinner. This was quite possibly the best meal we had. Jonti is certainly an extraudanry chef and her tales of working on the high seas (luxury yachts) made it even more interesting when watching her prepare a lavish feast, from canapé to a yummy desert. A truly magical and memorable night with the most extraordinary setting.
The villa is quite high in the hills and therefore the views are amazing - whether looking from the bedrooms, the terraces or the pool, it never ceased to inspire us.
During our time here we managed to fit in quite a bit of touring. The local train whisked us to Florence for two separate day trips (make sure you have advance tickets for museums). The rest of the time, we used the cars to explore the hill towns - but particularly enjoyed the local town of Castiglion Fiorntino along with Pienza, Assisi, Arezzo and Montalcino.
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