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Overview

Bedrooms:
5
Bathrooms:
5
Sleeps:
10
Type:
Villa
Pets allowed:
Yes
Wi-Fi available:
Yes

1 Full bath, 1 Half bath, 3 Showers

Description from manager

PRIVATE STRUCTURE. Alborata is an old Tuscan farmhouse entirely built in stone, dating to the beginning of the last century and situated not far from the village of San Giovanni d’Asso, in the unmistakable and characteristic countryside of the Crete Senesi. During the recent, careful renovation works, the travertine staircase, floors in top quality Tuscan terracotta and ceilings with the characteristic vaults were installed on the ground floor and, on the first floor, ceilings with exposed wooden beams and tiles, leaving intact the original structure of the farmhouses of yore. The choice of furniture respects the traditional Tuscan style, simple and comfortable but, at the same time, elegant. Alborata is the ideal place for those wishing to spend a holiday completely immersed in the uncontaminated nature and ancient history that these places have managed to preserve throughout time and which, today, are testimony to a rich and exciting past. The location, in fact, permits guests to make short trips to the numerous, fascinating villages in the vicinity such as Montepulciano, Montalcino, Pienza, with their inviting food and wine proposals and to organize daily excursions to the major art cities of Tuscany like Siena and Florence.

Interior

MAIN HOUSE. The two-storey farmhouse has a circular design connecting all the ground floor rooms. The main entrance leads on the left to the fully-equipped kitchen and on the right to the sitting room connected via broad vaults to the large living room with dining area, divans, fireplace and satellite TV. All the ground floor rooms have practical French windows with direct access to the outside. There is also a toilet on this floor. From the entrance on the ground floor an antique stone staircase leads up to the first floor with reading corner, two double bedrooms and a twin bedroom. A bathroom with shower and a bathroom with tub and shower complete this floor. ANNEX. The annex, with the ground floor and the first floor connected only by an external staircase, is situated just a few steps away from the main house; each composed of a double bedroom with ensuite bathroom with shower and a kitchenette.

Park

A luxuriant garden of about 3000 square metres surrounds the park, covered by grass and embellished with colourful flowerbeds, trees and shrubs typical of the Tuscan vegetation such as olives and cypresses. The French windows of the main house and the annex open on to the inner courtyard which, paved in terracotta, and with an old well, is furnished with garden chairs and tables. Also, just outside the kitchen French window, in a shaded area, a gazebo with table and chairs and, nearby, a brickwork barbecue, constitute the ideal spot for organizing enjoyable alfresco meals.

Swimming Pool

The infinity pool, situated just a few metres from the house, is in a splendid panoramic position. It is rectangular in shape and measures 5 x 15 m with a constant depth of 1.5 m. It is lined in PVC and purification is by chlorine. Access to the water is by Roman steps. The pool area and the solarium are paved in Tuscan travertine and grass and are provided with umbrellas, tables and sunbeds to guarantee guests maximum rest and comfort. The pool, with outdoor shower, is open from the last Saturday of April until the first Saturday of October.

Pets: Yes. € 30,00 per animal per week to be paid on site

Handicap: Uncertified Structure

Fenced-in property: Yes

Check-in: Saturday from 16:00 to 19:00

Check-out: Within 10:00

Security deposit: 800,00 € at the balance or on arrival

The price includes:

EuropAssistance Insurance to cover expenses in case of booking cancellation

fully cleaned property equipped with linens

utilities (water - gas for kitchen use)

The price does not include:

electricity (on consumption up to date market prices)

tourism tax (from € 1,00 to € 3.50 per person per day for the first 7 nights. Please note that children under 14 years old will not pay)

On Request

extra cleaning (€ 18,00/hour per cleaner)

extra linen (€ 10,00 per person)

internet wireless connection (€ 35,00 per week)

heating (on consumption up to date market prices)

extra cleaning in case of animals (€ 30,00/week/animal)

firewood (€ 20,00/100 Kg)

THE ABOVE MENTIONED SERVICES CAN BE REQUESTED DIRECTLY AT EMMA VILLAS AND HAVE TO BE PAID ON SITE AS THEY ARE MANAGED BY THIRD PERSONS OR EXTERNAL SUPPLIERS AND NOT WITH THE OWNER OR EMMA VILLAS

For some periods (low and mid season) it is possible to make shorter stays STARTING FROM 5 NIGHTS. For these periods clients will be allowed to send a booking request, which will be subject to acceptance by Emma Villas. One of our booking operators will answer the clients as soon as possible.

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TripAdvisor Property ID: 12536602

Manager profile

Emma Villas S.r.l.
Years listed:
7

Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Russian

About the manager

We are an Italian Incoming Tour Operator, working in the prestigious villa weekly rental sector in many areas of Italy. Our philosophy A little less than a decade has passed since we began our business to which we have consistently devoted passion, dedication and immense effort, paid back in full b...

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Policies

Check in time: 16:00, Check out time: 10:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
Payment
To be covered by Payment Protection this rental needs to be paid for online through Vacation Home Rentals using your credit/debit card or PayPal. Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer (such as Western Union or Moneygram) as this type of payment is untraceable.

Damage deposit: ($941.26) €800.00
Smoking
No smoking at this property

Amenities

Bedrooms

  • Bedroom 1: Full bed
    Bedroom 2: Full bed
    Bedroom 3: Full bed
    Bedroom 4: Full bed
    Bedroom 5: Full bed

Features

  • Air conditioning
  • Private garden
  • High Speed Internet
  • Linen provided
  • Private outdoor pool (unheated)
  • Parking Included
  • Pet Friendly
  • Towels provided
  • Wi-Fi available

Appliances

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

Activities

  • Horse riding

Bathrooms

  • 1 Full bath
  • 1 Half bath
  • 3 Showers

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