Villa / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 5

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 120 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car essential
  • Air conditioning
  • Ask about pets

Casa Lorenzo is a small indipendent antique house suitable for 5 +1.

"what a beautiful charming house you have;we expecially enjoyed the view from the pool ;unparalleded beauty! San Giovanni is a wonderful little town..although we enjoyed all of our day excursion to Montalcino,Montepulciano etc. we found San Giovanni and our beautiful vacation home the perfect place to return to "

The house,located in the heart of a village but hidden at the sight, overlooks a spectacular view of the valley in a postcard Tuscan setting,with a nice pool on the terrace: the small pool (3x6) is perfect for children.

The tiny village of San Giovanni d'Asso,nestled in the beautiful Siennese countryside, is provided with all basics: bank,post office,chemist's,butcher's,supermarket,cafè,2 nice restaurants.

In November,on the second and third weekend,a famous White Truffle Fair takes place in the ancient castle.You can enjoy a walk in the woods with an experienced truffle guide and his dogs.Also you can have nice dinners prepared at the house and cooking lessons.

The house is spread on two levels: at the ground floor an open space with fireplace split up in 3 areas, kitchen, dining area, sitting area. FIRST FLOOR : 1 double bedroom with a king size bed ,1 twin bedded room where the beds can be joined upon request + a sofa bed suitable for a child up to the age of 12 ,a single bedroom, 2 bathrooms with shower stall.All the bedrooms are air conditioned

Upon request we can provide baby cot and high chair

Outside another complete bathroom near the pool.

Cosy, comfortable, romantic, with relaxing view on the beautiful rolling Tuscan hills. WIFI. Private parking

The house is strategically located in a beautiful famous area,rich in art,culture and nature. At a very short driving distance ( 45 minutes) you can reach Siena ,the town famous for the PALIO: the Palio is run twice a year,on July 2nd and August 16th.Montalcino (20 km), Pienza (20Km),Bagno Vignoni (25km),and then Montepulciano(30 km),Cortona (60km),Arezzo (73km)....Florence is at 1hour and 1/2 driving distance (128 km),Rome at 2:30 hours.

Size Sleeps up to 5, 3 bedrooms
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 3 shower rooms
Check in time: 04:00
Check out time: 10:00
Nearest beach Argentario 120 km
Access Car essential
Nearest Amenities 1 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Bologna, Pisa, Florence, Rome, Nearest railway: Siena, Buonconvento, Chiusi
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Fireplace, Internet access, DVD player
Pool Private outdoor pool (unheated)
General Central heating, Air conditioning, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Double Beds (1), Sofa Beds (1), Single Beds (3), Cots available (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available
Outdoors Private outdoor pool (unheated), BBQ
Access Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The Tuscany region

Tuscany doesn't need any description: art, culture, monuments, food, wine, make this region a spot you must visit at least once in your lifetime.
San Giovanni d'Asso is a beautiful spot ,strategically located close to several places of interest : Siena,Montalcino,Pienza,Bagno Vignoni,Montepulciano, Cortona....
On July 2nd and August 16th,in Siena takes place the famous PALIO.
On the second and third weekend of November,in San Giovanni, a White Truffle Fair takes place in the ancient castle.
Florence is at less than 2 hours driving distance,Rome is 2 hours driving far.

San Giovanni d'Asso

San Giovanni d'Asso is the typical rural Tuscan village :it lies in a not yet well known area of the countryside near Siena.An ancient castle,a Romanesque church back to XI century,a magic wood, wonderful sunsets make this place very special.It is a tiny village where you can find a bank,post office,supermarket,chemist shop,butcher shop,cafè,2 nice restaurants.A beautiful spot in the middle of an area rich in art and history:Montalcino(15 km),Pienza(24 Km),Bagno Vignoni(20 km),Montepulciano(30 km) are just a few destination you can reach in less than half an hour driving.Siena ,the town famous for Il Palio is 40 minutes driving from the village,Florence at 1 hour and a half.
IN NOVEMBER A FAMOUS WHITE TRUFFLE FAIR TAKES PLACE IN THE ANCIENT CASTLE OF THE VILLAGE (2nd and 3rd weekend of the month),It is also an ideal period to taste the new oil (OLIO NUOVO).