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Il Torrino Apartment

1bedroom
2sleeps
1night min stay

Apartment / 1 bedroom / 1 bathroom / sleeps 2

Key Info

  • Nearest beach 100 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed

Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed

Description from owner

Description

The residence "Il Torrino" is a panoramic apartment obtained from the restauration of an ancient tower belonging to the boundaries of the medieval suburb Monticchiello.

The structure, in proximity of the principal access to the village, has been completely restructured from the owner with taste and scrupulous care of the details.

At guests' disposal a double room and a living-room with couch-bed and TV; panoramic view on Pienza and the Val d'Orcia.

The prices for the weekly stay change according to the season and are comprehensive of heating, final cleaning, household linen. For briefer stays contact the owner.

Location description from owner

The Tuscany region

The Val d'Orcia, or Valdorcia, is a region of Tuscany, central Italy, which extends from the hills south of Siena to Monte Amiata. It is characterised by gentle, carefully cultivated hills occasionally broken by gullies and

The residence "Il Torrino" is a panoramic apartment obtained from the restauration of an ancient tower belonging to the boundaries of the medieval suburb Monticchiello.

The structure, in proximity of the principal access to the village, has been completely restructured from the owner with taste and scrupulous care of the details.

At guests' disposal a double room and a living-room with couch-bed and TV; panoramic view on Pienza and the Val d'Orcia.

The prices for the weekly stay change according to the season and are comprehensive of heating, final cleaning, household linen. For briefer stays contact the owner.

Location description from owner

The Tuscany region

The Val d'Orcia, or Valdorcia, is a region of Tuscany, central Italy, which extends from the hills south of Siena to Monte Amiata. It is characterised by gentle, carefully cultivated hills occasionally broken by gullies and by picturesque towns and villages such as Pienza (rebuilt as an “ideal town” in the 15th century under the patronage of Pope Pius II), Radicofani (home to the notorious brigand-hero Ghino di Tacco) and Montalcino (the Brunello di Montalcino is counted among the most prestigious of Italian wines). It is a landscape which has become familiar through its depiction in works of art from the Renaissance painting to the modern photograph.

In 2004 the Val d'Orcia was added to the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites

Monticchiello

Monticchiello os a pretty medieval village in the heart of the Val d'Orcia, which origins lose themselves in the time.The first official document dates back to the 973, when the marquis Lamberto Aldobrandesco surrendered the castle to the Badia Amiatina for a conspicuous sum of money. In the following years Monticchiello will belong to the Roman church and particularly to the Teutonici riders (until 1230), that being an order accustomed to fight, resulted proper to administer a territory of frontier. The first document relating the free Commune of Monticchiello brings the date of the 1243. From this moment, for beyond three centuries, the castle remained faithful to Siena until his capitulation in 1559 with the Frank-Spanish war, becoming, like the whole state of Siena, part of the Granducato of Tuscany. After five centuries the Commune of Monticchiello came under the jurisdiction of the Commune of Pienza in 1777.

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Bed & bathroom

  • 1 Double Bed, 1 Sofa Bed
  • 1 family bathroom

Amenities

  • Central heating
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

Will consider

  • Long term lets (over 1 month)

Access

  • Suitable for people with restricted mobility
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Policies

Payment
This rental can only be paid for online through Holiday Lettings using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
Smoking
No smoking at this property

About the owner

Daria C
Response rate:
89%
Calendar updated:
27 May 2016

Languages spoken: English, Italian

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