In the landscape between Chianti Classico and the famous Crete Senese there is located this charming, century old estate. The stunning views were already appreciated by the Florentine noble family Medici who owned this property in the 15th century. Now there is quite a variety of facilities for sports and nature fans: a riding school, woodland for walking... Enjoy a memorable vacation in a stylishly renovated and furnished property. The elegant interiors with colours, expensive fabrics and original antiques reveal the marks of the owners – famous fabric producers.
Thanks to the size, nearly 700 sqm, big families or groups of friends can spend relaxing holidays without feeling restricted. Laze some hours close to the private pool, spend your evening near the open fireplace or meet in the patio for a delicious Tuscan meal. Further the house offers a special highlight, a “children`s house” adjacent to the villa, where up to six kids can play, while you enjoy a glass of wine.
The main house sleeps 16 people and then there is the annex which sleeps 5 people.
The ground floor is very spacious and has a fully equipped kitchen, very large dining room with a long dining table which opens onto the garden. This side of the garden has the swimming pool which can be accessed by two French doors. The Living room has a fireplace and there is a seperate TV room. The Annex is a large room mainly used as a living room or playroom.
The kitchen has an original fireplace and is equipped with oven, big refrigerator, dish washer, coffee maker.
On the ground floor there are two twin bedrooms and two bathrooms with a shower. On the 1st floor there are four bedrooms with queen sized beds, four en suite bathrooms with showers and also a further twin bedroom and a bathroom with shower. A staircase leads up to the tower room which is an extra large double bedroom with queen sized bed,and en-suite bathroom with bath. The annex has two connecting rooms with 6 single beds and a bathroom with shower.
There is a large covered porch with a big marble and iron table for dining al fresco, with a built in barbecue. The spacious garden has a pizza oven. The swimming pool measures 10 x 5m and has a spacious solarium, sunbeds, garden furniture and is open from the 1st May to 30th September. There are magnificent views over the countryside, wineries and the Chianti hills.
The villa is located within a huge estate, making it an ideal location for a wedding, family event or holiday. There is horse riding at the neighbouring estate, a polo club in the distance, sports facilities.
The closest village is Ambra 2km away, province of Arezzo.
Bucine 5km, Castelnuovo Berardenga 7km, Florence 45 min, Siena 45 min, Florence airport 65 km.
Included in the rates: Electricity, cooking gas, water, use of swimming pool and final cleaning.
The following items are payable locally: Firewood, In villa dining €35 per person, cleaning of 3 hours 3 days a week €14 per hour, catering, cook, first stock of shopping. Air conditioning €0.70 per kW, heating €0.70 per kW.
There is a Tourist tax of €1.50 per person per night, up to a maximum of 7 nights. Children under 14 years excluded.
The villa can also organize weddings and events, so a marquee and music can also be organised.
For 2019 Bookings:-
The following items are payable locally: Heating €4.50/m3, Firewood, In villa dining €35 per person, obligatory cleaning of 3 hours, 3 days a week €15 per hour, catering, cook, first shopping fee of €20. Air conditioning €0.70 per kW, heating €0.70 per kW.
There is a Tourist tax of €6 per person per week, up to a maximum of 7 nights. Children up to 10 years excluded.
Prices quoted are per villa per week. Please note where your holiday dates cross multiple price bands the total holiday price is calculated per day per price band.
The rates quoted for 2020 bookings are based on 2019 rates and are subject to final confirmation around Oct / Nov 2019 when contracts are signed.
The following items may be added when you book this property.
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2. Select your start date from the calendar
In peak season many of our villas will be set to multiples of 7 nights. e.g. 7, 14, 21 etc.
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