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Overview

Bedrooms:
5
Bathrooms:
5
Sleeps:
14
Type:
Villa
Pets allowed:
Yes
Wi-Fi available:
No

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Description from manager

In the heart of the Chianti area, at just 25 minutes from Siena and 50 minutes from Florence, this newly restored villa, called Olivia, offers the best of everything you could wish for in a holiday in Tuscany.

Dating back to the 17th century, the villa is set in a large estate beyond a narrow road lined with cypress trees. Many details have remained from the ancient structure, such as the old terracotta floors, regal wood beam ceilings and a big 17th century fireplace.

Restored with passion by the owners in 2017, Olivia has been transformed into a luxurious house consisting of five comfortable bedrooms, most of them with an en suite bathroom and a newly renovated annex featuring two large bedrooms both en suite and a spacious chef kitchen.

The villa is located on approximate four kilometers from Castellina in Chianti, one of the most famous parts of the Chianti region, where to go for visiting wine cellars, experience relaxed Italian life walking through the historic center, visiting local craft shops and taste Tuscan dishes at some typical trattoria. The location of Olivia offers panoramic views over the noble vineyards, silver olive groves and wild oak forests which transport guests into a relaxing and enchanting atmosphere.

The interiors feature a maze-like succession of open and intimate spaces. Each bathroom has been outfitted with Italian Florentine artisanal custom-made brass and bronze furnishings with stunning Tuscan marble and travertine stone. The villa also offers modern amenities such as high speed Wi-Fi and flat screen TV. The kitchen is fully equipped with custom-made kitchens fit for cooking lovers and externally a kitchen garden has been created.

In addition to Florence and Siena, there are various cities offering unlimited treasures in the form of art and museums, historic visits, gastronomy and entertainment. Arezzo, San Gimignano, Montalcino, Montepulciano, Cortona, Perugia and the Val D’ Orcia are the most important ones. Besides those we should not forget the villages and various other historical sites of unforgettable beauty.

main villa sleeps 10

sqm 300

upper level floor

entrance with big 17th century fireplace, 5 steps up to a kitchenette with induction stovetop, stove, dishwasher and fridge, two living rooms of which one with flat screen TV, 3 steps down to a dining area with table for 6-8 people, small gym, bathroom with shower cabin (plus extra hand held shower).

bedroom 1: double bedroom (queen size bed, convertible into a twin) with next to the bedroom (2 steps down), a bathroom with shower cabin (plus extra hand held shower).

bedroom 2: double bedroom (queen size bed, convertible into a twin) with en suite bathroom with shower cabin (plus extra hand held shower).

staircase down leads to lower ground floor accessible through the gym;

laundry area with washing machine and dryer.

bedroom 3: double bedroom (queen size bed, convertible into a twin) with direct access to outdoor. rock clad terrace, bathroom with shower cabin (plus extra hand held shower) on upper level.

ground floor

fully equipped spacious chef kitchen with two tables for 12 people, fireplace and direct access to outdoors, studio with printer and iPad.

bedroom 4: double bedroom (king size bed, not convertible into a twin)with direct access to outdoors and en suite bathroom with shower cabin (plus extra hand held shower).

bedroom 5: double bedroom (queen size bed, convertible into a twin) with direct access to outdoor and en suite bathroom with double basin and shower cabin (plus extra hand held shower).

granary sleeps 4

sqm 150

large fully equipped chef kitchen, outdoor terrace with pergola.

bedroom 6: double bedroom (king size bed, convertible into a twin) with spacious en suite bathroom.

bedroom 7: double bedroom (convertible into twin) with spacious en suite bathroom.

outdoor

large al fresco terrace with table for 12/16 people, built-in stone outdoor kitchen and grill, private patio adjacent to lower level bedrooms, wood burning stone fire pit and sitting area, covered sitting area around the pool, seating area with sofas, covered area for playing ping pong or yoga/Pilates, bocce balls, herb gardens, terrace with pergola adjacent to the granary, fenced in garden of 1 hectare.

amenities

nearest restaurant in Tregole 500mts (approx. 20 minutes walk), other restaurants and supermarket 4km/2,5miles in Castellina in Chianti, tennis court 13km/8miles, nearest highway 20,3km/12,6miles, horse riding in Siena 21,7km/13,5miles, golf course Ugolino Golf Club at Bagno a Ripoli 36,8km/22,8miles.

notes

200 meters of private dirt road leading to the villa. Pets not allowed, smoking only allowed outdoors. It is possible to have the pool heated from May to October.

Additional amenities: Board Games, Full Kitchen, Movie/Video Library, Netflix, Piano, Security System, Sonos sound system, Video Game Console, air conditioning/AC, alfresco dining, aromatic garden, baby cot, barbecue/BBQ, bocce court, fans, golf course nearby, gym equ

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TripAdvisor Property ID: 9663196

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This owner does not use online booking. Please contact them and they will be able to offer you a secure way to pay for your stay. Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer (such as Western Union or Moneygram) as this type of payment is untraceable.

Damage deposit: ($2,231.31) €2,000.00
Smoking
Please contact the owner

Amenities

Features

  • Air conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • High Speed Internet
  • Private outdoor pool (heated)
  • Parking Included
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Pet Friendly
  • Safe
  • Wheelchair users

Appliances

  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • High chair
  • Stereo system
  • Satellite TV
  • Microwave
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bathrooms

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