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Description from manager

Beautiful farmhouse right in the heart of Chianti region, half way between Florence and Siena, in a unique and panoramic position, Villa Novellina covers over 69 hectares surrounded by wine yards, olive groves and the characteristic Tuscan vegetation, owners are also producing extra virgin olive oil.

La Novellina is the ideal setting for a holiday that combines pure relaxation with sightseeing - and perhaps even a round or two of golf.

The property consists in two farmhouses, Behind Novellina 1 is the other farmhouse, Fienile where the english speaking caretaker lives (one person). He is available to help guests with any problems that may arise but will be careful not to intrude on guests's privacy. The outdoor facilities of the house -- garden, pergola and pool -- are completely private for the guests of the villa.

The large private garden features a swimming pool 5x10 mt. equipped with sun beds and umbrellas, there is also a covered patio for shade. The garden has several equipped angles with tables, chairs where to sit, relax and drink a glass of Chianti while admiring the amazing panorama, the view also reach the amazing town of San Gimignano!

A covered loggia is the perfect spot for al fresco meals, guests will also have a barbecue which can be used.

The villa on its interiors covers over 300 sqm, and develops into 3 floors, at the entrance there is an hall dividing the kitchen area and dining, on left side by climbing down 3 steps is the large dining room with wooden table and chairs, from dining room, 3 steps down gives the access to the first double bedroom with ensuite bathroom with shower, the room has also a direct access to garden by a French door.

Back to the entrance hall on its right, climbing 4 steps down is the eat in fully equipped kitchen, with large table where breakfast will be served in the morning a French door give the access to the garden next to the loggia.

At the first floor, there is a double bedroom (bed size 203x193) with ensuite bathroom with shower, Double bedroom with private bathroom with sower and tub. Double bedroom with two single beds, joinable, ensuite bathroom with shower.

A large living room with working fireplace, TV and sofas.

Attic floor a cozy double bedroom, bed can become two singles, private bathroom with shower, this bedroom has the best view of the entire property.

All bedrooms are equipped with air conditioning and there is a free wifi service.

Please note that due the different levels the house may be not very suitable for people with walking difficulties.

Neighborhood and transport:

Within the radius of a few miles, you can find Etruscan tombs, medieval cities, 14th-century castles, and Baroque churches.

Florence can be reached also by train from Certaldo train station, leaving your car there you can avoid the traffic problems.

Guest at La Novellina will be welcomed by our Arrive and Relax service:

It consists in a “brought-in“ dinner that is left to be re-heated by the client. No service is provided. The menu can fit vegetarian guests too. No changes are possible for the first night dinner.

Basically it consists in a Pasta al forno, a vegetable tarte, salad, and fruit salad. Bread, water and wine are included.

Basic Grocery Shopping

Milk, coffee, tea, bread, biscuits, sugar, salt, water, fruit, eggs, oil, butter, jam, orange juice, cereals.


Fiano nearest village 1 km

Certaldo 10 km

San Gimignano 25 km

Florence 28 km

Siena 38 Km

Pisa 82 km

Nearest airports: Florence and Pisa

Nearest train station Certaldo 10 km / 6 ml

Rental Rules:

A 30% of non-refundable deposit is required upon confirmation, while the final balance is due no later than 75 days prior to arrival date.

Check-In time is from 15:00; Checkout is by 10:00.

Upon request and approval of the owner a late arrival is possible between 7.00 pm and 9.00 pm for an extra fee of 50 Euro.

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Book now our special not refundable rate and save 4% on the listed price. If client pays the full amount upon reservation, he immediately benefits of a 4% discount. In case of cancellation, the entire amount paid will not be refunded.

A cash refundable deposit of 1000 € will be required upon arrival, it will be returned at the time of departure less any charges in case of damages.

If the house rules will be ignored, some penalties will be applied according to the specific cases.

Included in the rental price:

- Daily cleaning 3 hours Monday to Saturday (Sunday and public holidays off)

- Continental breakfast Monday to Saturday

- Gardner and pool maintenance

- Internet WIFI included and unlimited

- Pool towels

- Bath towels changed Wednesday

Extra costs (to be paid upon arrival):

Heating if requested 100 € per week

air conditioning (50 euro included) if exceed will be paid localy

Services upon requests:

Cook Service, Cooking classes, Personalized concierge service to book tours, tickets, restaurants reservations and help with daily planning.


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TripAdvisor Property ID: 10165963

Manager profile

Guido Terzuoli
Years listed:
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Languages spoken: English, Italian

About the manager

I'm 42 years old and live and work in Sorrento .I take pride in our properties and are responsive to any of our renters needs. Since we are local, we deal with our guests directly – from key exchanges, to cleaning, to repairs, and anything in between. All of our properties are fully furn...

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Check in time: 15:00, Check out time: 10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
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No smoking at this property



  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Grill
  • Heating
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Fireplace
  • Housekeeping Included
  • High Speed Internet
  • Linen provided
  • Mountain Views
  • Private outdoor pool (unheated)
  • Parking Included
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Towels provided
  • Wi-Fi available


  • Dishwasher
  • High chair
  • Freezer
  • Iron
  • Stereo system
  • Kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washing machine


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