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Overview

Bedrooms:
8
Bathrooms:
10
Sleeps:
16
Type:
Villa
Pets allowed:
Yes
Wi-Fi available:
No

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Description from manager

Salvia is set in a beautiful countryside location close to the town of Barberino Val d'Elsa. Originally built in the year 1000AD, Salvia has undergone a lengthy and meticulously conceived restoration and now provides all the comforts for a memorable and truly unforgettable stay.

This gorgeous villa is composed of two separate buildings.

The original tower has been completely restored utilizing the old brick floors and wooden ceilings and within, has been beautifully appointed with the latest modern facilities.

Similarly, the adjacent old hay barn has been completely restored showcasing the best of contemporary Italian design, with a very cool, clean look.

A typically Italian garden adorned with roses, jasmine and indigenous plants and flowers offers guests different areas to relax in with complete privacy.

The infinity swimming pool with its annexed Jacuzzi overlooks the amazing Chianti countryside. Vineyards changing colours with the seasons and the silhouetted towers of the San Gimignano skyline on the horizon, guarantee complete relaxation under the Tuscan sun.

The staff of the villa can provide arrangements for many activities and interests. Cycling through the countryside is sublime, no matter the season. Golfing greens are nearby and tee-off times are easily booked. There are Italian recipes to learn and cooking classes can be organized.

Also wine tastings and visits to vineyards can be planned.

The villa owner live about a 10 minute drive from the villa, and they are always pleased to assist guests with their tours, sightseeing, museum bookings, wine tasting, restaurant selection and shopping, focusing on making guests’ holidays a delightful experience.

hay barn sleeps 4

ground floor

modern big kitchen equipped with cooking island, 2 big fridges, 2 freezers, wine cellar, 2 ovens, induction 8 burner range and on both sides big French windows with access to outside, dining area which seats 16, modern fireplace and direct access to tunnel of all glass leading to the guest house, laundry room, storage room with ice maker machine, 1 step up guest bathroom.

first floor

17 steps up

bedroom 1: double bedroom ( bed size 180cmx200cm not convertible into a twin) with en suite bathroom with big shower.

bedroom 2: double bedroom (bed size 180cmx200cm not convertible into a twin) with en suite bathroom with big shower.

old tower sleeps 10

ground floor

4 steps down, living room with big windows all around with beautiful views and direct access to outdoors, another living room with flat screen TV and direct access to covered outdoor area. Guest bathroom.

4 steps up

bedroom 3: twin bedroom (bed size 90cmx200cm convertible into a double) with en suite bathroom with shower and direct access to garden. This bedroom is suitable for people with difficulty in walking.

first floor

16 steps up, sitting area with fireplace, small kitchenette with fridge.

bedroom 4: double bedroom (bed size 180cmx200cm convertible into a twin) with en suite bathroom with shower.

3 steps down

bedroom 5: master double bedroom (bed size 180cmx200cm not convertible into a twin) with fireplace and an en suite bathroom with double basins, big shower cabin with double showers and hand held shower.

bedroom 6: double bedroom (bed size 180cmx200cm not convertible into a twin) with en suite bathroom with shower.

second floor

10 steps up

bedroom 7: master bedroom (bed size 180cmx200cm not convertible into a twin) with walk in closet, en suite bathroom with walk in shower and hand held shower, bathtub for 2 people and double basins.

guest house sleeps 2

pool level

bedroom 8: double bedroom (bed size 180cmx200cm not convertible into a twin) with kitchenette, fridge and en suite bathroom with shower.

The guest house has a separate entrance.

outdoor

fenced in garden in front of the villa, covered terrace with dining area seats 18 people with beautiful views, parking lot for about 8 cars, modern stone built BBQ with stone built couches, sitting area for 5 in the garden, outdoor terrace in front of the living room with big couches.

Private infinity pool with Jacuzzi, solarium area with possibility to place a massage bed for massages.

amenities

nearest restaurant 200 mt/0,12 miles, supermarket and shops Barberino Val D’Elsa 3km/3miles, access to a private clay tennis court (without fee) 8km/5miles, horse riding 3km/2miles, nearest golf course 20km/12miles, bike rental 7km/4miles.

notes

300 metres gravel road towards the villa, some parts are kind of steep.

The windows of the tunnel between both houses can be opened.

Pets not allowed. Possibility to organize civil wedding ceremonies at the property.

Amphitheatre in the wood nearby where concerts are organized regularly.

Additional amenities: 2 fridges with freezer, Full Kitchen, Nespresso coffee machine, Security System, air conditioning/AC, alfresco dining, baby cot, cd player, golf course nearby, helicopter pad, hydro massage with cold water only, ice maker, infinity fenced in swimming pool (5x9mts, depth max

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TripAdvisor Property ID: 6934331

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Payment
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: ($1,671.04) €1,500.00
Smoking
Please contact the owner

Amenities

Features

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

Appliances

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

Bathrooms

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