RONDINE apartment in beautiful countryside
from £45 /night help Price for guests, Nights
from £45 /night help Price for guests, Nights
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Apartment / 1 bedrooms / sleeps 3 Home 5697
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Apartment / 1 bedrooms / sleeps 3
Podere Oliveta , which translates as ' Olivegrove farm', offers the Rondine apartment which enjoy a pretty location up in the hills near Gavignano, about 10 km east of S.Gimignano. The apartment has its own independent entrance and own garden area with barbecue . Much careful thought has gone into decoration, furnishing and ensuring the apartment is equipped down to the last detail. There is a sizeable swimming pool (12 x 6 mt.) surrounded by a sun terrace which has panoramic views overlooking the rolling olive-clad hills , the sprinkling of cypresses trees and the majestic towers of S.Gimignano in the distance.Gavignano is a tiny hamlet and local wine and oil can be bought nearby .
|Size||Sleeps up to 3, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Cecina 80 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: FLORENCE or Pisa 40 km, Nearest railway: Poggibonsi 3 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player|
|Pool||Shared outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 5 bathrooms of which 5 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||5 Sofa beds, Double beds (5), Single beds (4), Cots (2), Dining seats for 30, Lounge seats for 18|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
|Further details indoors|
Rondine (1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2+1)Looking out over the valley towards the skyline of S.Gimignano, Rondine is approached by an outside stone staircase at the side of the house. A little hallway opens into the double bedroom with pretty prints and good traditional furniture, (the keynote is green); and into a good shower room /toilet. The attractive living room, with its efficient kitchen corner, has a view over the valley. The garden is provided with garden furniture and its own barbecue
|Further details outdoors|
Outdoors1 deckchair or 1 sunlounger per personSmall tables around the pool1 sun umbrella Outdoor table for dining,Chairs,Sun umbrella,BarbecueAt the beginning of your stay we provide:1 toilet roll per wc1 new bar of soap per bathroom/cloackroom 5 candles and matches and Wi-fi internet connection if requested.
Swimming pool in use : May - beginning of October. Rent includes: bed and kitchen linens ,bath towels changed once a week,water,electricity,gas ,air conditioning,pool cleaning service, final cleaning,taxes. Rent does not include: ,heating, WIFI Internet connection Refundable breakage deposit required :€.150,00
The Tuscany region
Central Tuscany is where every image of Tuscany seems to leap into life , from rolling hills planted with seemingly endless rows of wine , or topped with dark straight cypresses, to medieval villages of mellow golden stone hiding tiny trattorie where a simple lunch can become a memorable meal,washed down with Tuscany's most famous export : Chianti.
Distances from Podere Oliveta:
Poggibonsi 2 Km. medieval and modern town with supermarkets, shops and entertainements.
S.Gimignano 11 KM. medieval city , famous for its towers and the landscape
La Badia Golf Club 7 km.
Thermal bath at Gambassi Terme 15 km or Rapolano Terme 40km.
Abbazia di San Galgano 30 km. beautiful Cistercian abbey and medieval chapel
Castellina in Chianti 15km.
Florence 36 km .
Siena 25 km.
Severl of Italy's top restaurants are within close driving distance including the two Michelin star 'Arnolfo' restaurant in Colle val d'Elsa ( only 6 minutes drive) where you can enjoy chef Gaetano Trovato's delicacies,
or fish restaurants in Poggibonsi like 'Alcide ' or 'La Galleria' where you can enjoy every kind of fish from the Tirreno sea . We can also arrange cooking lessons nearby , plase ask when booking .
Near Oliveta lies the town of S.Gimignano , a medieval masterpiece whose impressive towers dominate the landscape for miles around . Every summer you can enjoy classical music concerts, wine tasting , village feasts and much more.
There are literally dozens of pretty towns and villages to visit. It worth a visit Greve, Castellina and Radda ; Volterra an impressively sited town with sweeping views over the surrounding hills and even to the sea.
Siena smaller and quieter than Florence boasts a wealth of architectural treasure , from its distinctive black and white cathedral to the magnificent piazza known as il Campo.
Not to miss Monteriggioni and Colle val d'Elsa with impressive fortifications now more likely to be used as intimate small restaurants than for defence.
See the official web site from the Sienese tourist board (APT) Tere di Siena and enjoy exploring!
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