Nearest beach 90 km; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
1000 year old Tower Tuscan villa in the heart of Chianti at half hour drive from Florence n Siena n san Gimignano
Perfect for family reunions, friends groups, anniversaries n wedding celebration
Walking distance from the village of BArberino val d'elsa
Breath taking vie …see more
“A Gem in Tuscany”
Reviewed 8 Aug 2013
We have stayed at Villa Il Santo twice now and have found it to be an absolutely splendid villa. It is centrally located, yet private, with beautiful views toward San Gimignano. The charm of an histo… More
Reviewed 7 Aug 2013
The villa was the perfect location and setting to wrap up our visit to Italy. We travelled with our parents and children and another group of friends. An ideal arrangement for group fun as well as eno… More
thank you for you nice words
can't wait to have you back to suggest you some new experiences, hidden little magic hamlets to discover...waiting for you to be back!!
“Our Wedding In Italy - Made even better by Il Santo”
Reviewed 8 May 2013
We stayed at the Villa in May 2013 whilst we were getting married. Everything about the Villa is spectacular, the pictures on the Internet are amazing but cannot do the experience of staying at the Vi… More
it has been such a pleasure to have you both and your wonderfull families
I had a lot of fun preparing the surprise for your wife n to see how happy you all were....thank you for having selected our house for such an event n really hope to see you next year for the anniversary!
wishing you all the love n the best
Annagloria n Enzo
“Elegant entry to an apartment with character, convenience and charm.”
Reviewed 9 Jul 2014
Inner city apartment in an extremely convenient location, handy to supermarket, cafés, laundromat and a short walk to city centre. The apartment is like staying at the home of a dear distant relati… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 20 km; Great for children of all ages ;
Welcome to my beautiful apartment with a spectacular view of the Walls of Lucca in the historical center for up to six people. it represents a good alternative to an hotel or a B&B: it offers more space, the possibility to cook at home, at a cheaper price!Lucca is reall …see more
“Comfortable apartment in an excellent location”
Reviewed 7 May 2014
We had a lovely holiday in this apartment . It was within the city walls and near to everything with great views over the mountains . Marco was very welcoming on our arrival . I would recommend this a… More
Thank you. I'm happy you had a great stay, I hope you had a nice trip back home.
“Good location and beautiful view!”
Reviewed 7 May 2014
We stayed here with our 9 month old son for a week and had a lovely holiday. The owner Marco couldn't have been more helpful, sending us maps and directions and personally escorting us to the parking … More
Hi, thank you so much, I hope to see you again in the future!
You will always welcome.
Great for children of all ages ; Car not necessary; Air conditioning;
Distance on foot: SMN central station: 15 min. Supermarket: crossing Ponte Vecchio, 5 min walk. Bar, Caffè, Bakery, just around the Apartment. Nearest Historical place: Uffizi, Palazzo Signoria, P.zza Repubblica, Palagio Parte Guelfa Library < 5 min., Via TornabuoniThe …see more
Nearest beach 20 km; Great for children of all ages ; Car advised;
The owners are present at the time of the check-in to deliver the keys and are at your disposal for any request and/or need. On demand breakfast can be supplied in the apartment or outside in the areas equipped for eating.Tourist information on the area and fascinating …see more
“Idyllic, relaxing, peaceful Tuscany house; with a warm Italian welcome.”
Reviewed 15 Sep 2013
I stayed at this property with my husband, two children Jack aged 4 and Chloe aged 15 months, mother and step father. Tripale is a peaceful little village near Crespina and the house is tucked away of… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 70 km; Great for children of all ages ;
Warm and welcoming, ten kilometres away from Sienna this is an ancient, XVth century villa, recently restored by a sensitive and art historically conscious architect and designer who has chosen to preserve the very best of the Tuscan tradition. …see more
Great for children of all ages ; Car essential; Air conditioning;
Charming small villa near Cortona, large gardens and olive grove with views of the surrounding hills. A/C and Wi-Fi throughout. The perfect base to explore Tuscany and Umbria. Very comfortable, fully equipped. Stunning countryside.Free GPS, Italian cell phone,laptop …see more
“Wonderful unique place. Pure Magic.”
Reviewed 30 Aug 2012
La Colonica is a wonderful unique place. From the moment they opened the big gates, this year's holiday became pure magic. We were overcome with the setting - the beautiful cottage is surrounded by wo… More
“Exceptional Tuscan Rental”
Reviewed 26 Aug 2012
My wife and I just spent 4 weeks at La Colonica. We have been traveling to Europe and staying for multiple weeks in rented cottages and apartments for the past 6 years. La
Colonica was easily our b… More
“Great Base and Caring Hosts”
Reviewed 25 Dec 2011
We wanted a Tuscan retreat situated in a central spot in the region to maximize our traveling and La Colonica was a perfect choice. We arrived late but David had already offered to buy us groceries an… More
The farm position offers the quiet of the countryside but there is also easy access to the main road, therefore perfect both for those who want to relax in the heart of the country and for those who love to be close to the seaside, places of art, mountains and lake. "
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Just a short drive from Lucca, we loved being away from the hustle and bustle, staying in this most beautiful location.
The farmhouse is lovely and authentic, with personal touches by the owner, Dan… More
Reviewed 11 Jun 2012
We have just had a fantastic week in Tuscany staying at Le Murelle. The accommodation is fantastic and Daniela was a great host and very helpful with anything that we needed.
The position for expl… More
Nearest beach 60 km; Suitable for children age 5+; Car essential;
Villa Olivo is a renovated Tuscan farmhouse with 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a fully fitted modern kitchen available for up to 8 adults. It is situated in 5 acres of olive groves and chestnut forest near the villages of Nievole and Montecatini Alto.
Reviewed 18 Apr 2013
We were a group of 7 and used Villa Oliva as a base to do day trips around Tuscany and it was perfect. The villa is beautifully decorated, well heated and extremely clean and spacious. The views are… More
Many thanks for booking with us. We have designed Villa Olivo to provide spacious accomodation for up to 8 guests and as you say the Villa is ideally situated to visit all the major attractions in Tuscany. We are very pleased you enjoyed stay.
“Un paradiso immerso nel verde delle colline toscane.”
Reviewed 19 Aug 2015
Ottima scelta se si cercano pace e tranquillità immersi nel verde delle colline toscane.
Abitazione molto accogliente, struttura rustica, con caminetto, travi in legno, arredamento d'epoca ed enorme… More
“Ottima esperienza, casa accogliente e massima disponibilità”
Reviewed 12 Aug 2015
Bella località immersa nelle colline toscane; la casa è un'antica abitazione in sasso inserita in una parte della frazione non percorribile in auto, una vera oasi di pace! Il panorama che si gode da… More
Nearest beach 90 km; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Perfect for golfer : there are several golf courses t1/2 h drive from the villa.
perfect for yoga retreats …see more
“Tuscany at Its Best”
Reviewed 16 Aug 2014
What more could one want to celebrate a 50th Wedding Anniversary than a Tuscan villa to comfortably house 11 members of one's family; Annagloria and Enzo nearby to assist; easy access to Siena, Volter… More
We just spent twenty wonderful days enjoying this Tuscany villa with six to eight of our family or friends joining us each week. It was a trip to remember, and we are already thinking about when we ca… More
thank you for your nice words n for your beautiful review
it has been nice to meet you , your beutiful wife n friends....
hope she still enjoy her ceramics!!!hope to see you soon again
Reviewed 6 Jul 2014
I traveled with my whole family 13 in all the ages 9 through 70(me) there was something for everyone you couldn't get a more beautiful setting and the villa was quite comfortable . Having the owner ne… More
thank you for th beautiful review n for sharing your experience n happynes
it has been a pleasure for us to meet you n your beautiful family
a "wow" effect is our goal! happy to have catchd it with you
“Splendido appartamento in casa d'epoca nel centro di Cortona”
Reviewed 15 Jan 2015
Si tratta di un piccolo appartamento (per 2 persone, massimo 3) su due livelli. Al piano terra la saletta con piccola ma comodissima zona cottura, e - separato - un magnifico lavello in pietra. Al sec… More
Vi ringraziamo per la vostra recensione, ma soprattutto vi ringraziamo per aver scelto di soggiornare presso Casa Mia A Cortona. E' stato un piacere ospitare persone gentili e corrette come voi! Speriamo sinceramente di avervi di nuovo a Cortona molto presto! Un cordiale saluto a presto! Ilaria
Reviewed 29 Sep 2014
Amiamo trascorrere i nostri fine settimana in località interessanti, non necessariamente lontane e costose, ma di preferenza vicine e culturalmente stimolanti. Diciamo che questa volta abbiamo fatto … More
Ci ha fatto tanto piacere conoscervi, siete stati graditissimi ospiti e vi ringraziamo per le belle parole. Vi aspettiamo ancora a Cortona, magari nel periodo invernale, quando Cortona è ancora più affascinante!
Nearest beach 30 km; Great for children of all ages ; Car advised;
Ground floor of ancient 4 storey stone farmhouse on Lucca side of Pisan Mountains in spectacular setting where you can experience genuine Italian village life surrounded by nature. English owners live above. 5 min walk to pizzeria, bars, shops. Flexible changeover day.S …see more
“Splendid Base for Experiencing Tuscany”
Reviewed 12 Jul 2013
Beautiful apartment set in rural Tuscany with close connections to the cities of Lucca, Pisa and Florence. Public transport is somewhat limited but still manageable if you are prepared to spend the ev… More
“Beautiful Tuscany retreat set in idyllic scenery with easy access to Lucca, Florence, Pisa and more.”
Reviewed 5 Jul 2013
Clive and Lucy were excellent hosts giving recommendations for places to eat both locally and in Lucca, Florence and Pisa ,which we followed and were not disappointed, getting quality and an authentic… More
“A wonderful introduction to the timeless beauty of Tuscany.”
Reviewed 1 Jul 2013
A great holiday combining the rustic charm of Tuscany with the beauty and history of the area. The apartment was spotless and had all the facilities required. Clive and Lucy were on hand to give that … More
Nearest beach 30 km; Great for children of all ages ; Car not necessary;
Combining the comforts of modern living located in the historic heart of Lucca in a peaceful setting surrounded by gardens. Bright, spacious, fully air-conditioned with underfloor heating and solid oak floorboards. Underground parking with direct lift access.
“Historical Lucca with all the comforts of home”
Reviewed 24 Oct 2012
I spent 4 wonderful weeks in Lucca, in this apartment. The owners, Manuela and Martin, were welcoming and helpful. The apartment is clean, comfortable and had everthing I needed.
The location, just i… More
“Lucca: La Dolce Vita”
Reviewed 5 Jul 2012
For those who haven’t been to Lucca, I can assure you that it’s Tuscany’s best kept secret, a medieval town about the size of Bath or Chester (though slightly smaller than Pisa) but with a style… More
“Great apartment in perfect location”
Reviewed 26 May 2012
The apartment is light and modern and in a perfect location within Lucca's city walls. We stayed for five nights and could have stayed longer. Lucca is a great base for visiting Florence and Pisa but … More