Traditional Villa with 5 self-catering apartments

The Villa and views of the garden
The Villa and views of the gardenThe VillaView on second unitThe VillaLaze and rest at the 11x6 mt swimming-poolOpen-air patio for al fresco dining'Gran Focolare' ApartmentBathrooms all the same style'Blu' apartment reading room   'Camino' apartment   'Blu' apartment double bedroom'Blu' apartment food facilities'Mansarda' apartment eating area'Mansarda' apartment  double bedroomHappy bride and groom at Villa PodernovoWedding cerimonyElegant wedding table settingThe Sword in the Rock at San Galgano'San Galgano' Abbey is only minutes  awayWe are 38 Km from SienaSiena aereal viewSiena Palio horserace squareSan Gimignano towersFlorence CathedralThe sea is only 50 km awayFlorence Uffizi museum

From $681 / night

Località Podernovo Monticiano, Siena, Tuscany 53015, Italy
Traditional Villa with 5 self-catering apartments
9 bedrooms
16 guests
No min stay

Overview Description


Bedrooms: 9
Bathrooms: 9
Sleeps: 16
Type: Villa
Per night: €660 - €690
Per week: €4,520 - €4,820
Pets allowed: Yes
Internet: Yes
Description of the Siena vacation villa rental
Villa Podernovo is a traditional Tuscan-style holiday rental with private swimming-pool, divided into 5 holiday apartaments.

We are located 38 km south of Siena and 50 km north of the Maremma area, on the "via Francigena", the historical medieval road that leads from Scotland to Rome, in the 'Farma-Merse Natural Reserve', of outstanding beauty.

-'Gran Focolare' apartment: five double/sleeps 9 people
-'Champagne' apartment : one double/sleeps 2 people
-'Camino' apartment: one double/sleeps 2 people
-'Blu' apartment: one double/sleeps 2 people
-'Mansarda' apartment: one double/sleeps 2 people

All apartaments heve been reconverted according to Tuscan tradition and feature handmade terracotta floors and chestnut wood beamed ceilings.The look-and-feel is country-style with taste, restful and peaceful.

The Villa has full central heating, the apartments have independent entrance, all bedrooms have ensuite bathrooms with shower.Most apartments have eco-friendly ceiling fans for optimun summer room temperature and all use low-consumption lighting.
Bed and bath linens are provided and changed weekly.

The Villa booking includes:
- the use of all the apartments in the main building ('Gran Focolare', 'Champagne', 'Camino, 'Blu', 'Mansarda');
- the use of the garden, the swimming-pool, the covered patio;
- the use of the large kitchen, the meals room;
- the use of the garden and of the swimming-pool.

With the 'Villa' booking, the main kitchen is the large one available in the second building, where communal areas are. Hot/cold drink and food facilities in the apartments are for snacks only.

The swimming-pool (11 x 6 m .) is open May 1st-October 31st. It is to the south of the main building next to oak trees and lawns and faces south in full sun exposure. It is the perfect place to laze and rest during hot summer days.
A number of beck chairs and sunbeds is available for guests' use.

The pool's water is treated with natural salt only and no clorine is used. Therefore the pool's water is gentle to the skin and bathing is a real pleasure.
There is covered, unattended parking for 6 vehicles.
At Reception, there is an Internet point (Dsl line) for checking emails and for long-distance calls.

Pets are welcome, prior arrangements and at extra cost (€ 15,00/day)

Villa Podernovo is also the ideal place to celebrate a romantic wedding and weddings at Villa Podernovo are appreciated for their simple elegance.We can help you organize your wedding to make it a truly memorable event.
The magical romanesque Eremo (Chapel) di Montesiepi, where celebrations take place, holds a sword in the stone. Both the Eremo and the San Galgano Abbey, next to it, can be reached in 10 minutes by car or with a short walk through the Villa's woods.

The Villa can also be requested for special events such as anniversaries, large groups, workshops, courses, incentives.

Monticiano village (500 mt. away) offers all facilities:
- a fairly- priced, traditional restaurant serving earthy Tuscan food
- a pizzeria
- a small wine bar
- bars and tobacconist
- a Pharmacy
- two Banks with ATM
- the Post Office
- a small supermarket

Siena 38 km
Sea 40 km
Florence 90 km
Pisa 180 km
San Gimignano 70 km
Massa Marittima 40 km
Montalcino 70 km
Arezzo km 110
Assisi km 110
Roma 250 km

A person in charge is resident in an independent apartment at the back of the Villa and is available for on premises help.The privacy of our Customers is always guaranteed.

We are open all-year-round, except from January 15th to March 15th.

GRAN FOCOLARE APARTMENT (150sqm, sleeps 9 ).
The biggest apartment of all, with 5 double bedrooms. On firts floor, entrance/living room with big fire place, dining table and chairs, 2 big armchairs. Kitchen area with gas hob & oven, sink, dishwasher,fridge/freezer (medium sized), cooker hood. 5 bedrooms: 2 on first floor, 3 on second floor, all have ensuite bathroom with shower. All bedrooms have double beds that can esaily made into 2 single beds. Bedrooms have view over gardens, forest and hills.
GRAN FOCOLARE APT.RATES:: €2480-2380/week; €400-380/night.

CHAMPAGNE APARTMENT ( 34 sqm, sleeps 1-2).
This is the smallest apartment, on first floor. Entrance/living room with sofabed, dining table with chairs. Kitchenette with gas 2 rings hob, sink, small fridge/freezer, hood, microwave. Bedroom with 1 double bed that can easily made into 2 single beds. Bathroom with shower and bidet. Overlooks the entrance garden.
CHAMPAGNE APT. RATES: €470-450 week; €95-90/night.

CAMINO APARTMENT ( 52 sqm, sleeps 2 ).
First floor apartment. Living room with big fireplace, dining table and chairs, double settee. Kitchenette with 2 gas hobs & oven, sink, small fridge/freezer, hood, microwave. Bathroom with shower and bidet. Large bedroom with wooden cupboard. Double beds can easily made into 2 single beds. Views of garden, forest and hills.
CAMINO APT. RATES: €740-720 week; €130-120/night.

BLU APARTMENT ( 36 sqm, sleeps 2 )
Charming mezzanine floor apartment. Small entrance/reading room with table and double sofabed opens onto a large bedroom. Double bed, table and chairs, wooden cupboard. Double bed can easily made into 2 single beds. Separate kitchenette (in a lovely mini room that overlooks the entrance garden) with 2 gas hobs, sink, small fridge/freezer, hood and microwave. Bathroom with shower and bidet. The bedroom overlooks the entrance garden.
BLU APT. RATES: €580/560week; €110-100/night.

MANSARDA APARTMENT ( 50 sqm, sleeps 2 )
Second floor, under-the-roof apartment. Large living room with dining table and chairs, wooden cupboard, double settee. Kitchenette with 4 gas hobs, sink, small fridge/freezer, microwave oven. Bathroom with shower and bidet. Large bedroom with double bed and single bed, wooden cupboard. Double bed can easily made into 2 single beds.. Views of the swimming-pool and rolling hills in the distance.
MANSARDA APT. RATES: €740/720week; €120-110/night.

Diana Grandi

Area Information
The Villa is within driving distance of many local attractions: 38 km from Siena, 90 km from Florence, 40 km from Massa Marittima , 50 km from the sea at Follonica and 70 km from elegant sea resort Punta Ala, 70 km from world-famous Montalcino (Brunello wine County), 50 km from the Orcia Valley, 110 km from Arezzo and Assisi, 250 km from Rome.
The nearest airport is Florence (110 km), but both Pisa (180 km) and Rome (250 km) airports are within easy reach.

Monticiano village is in walking distance from the Villa, and has all conveniences, including a Post Office and two ATM machines and there are several tradiditonal restaurants serving Tuscan earthy food.
Bus services to and from Siena and to and from Grosseto run twice a day.

Petriolo free natural hot-pools are just a short drive away from the Villa, all other Spas are within one hou'r's drive. The new elegant Gran Resort SPA (membership available daily)is only 20 km from the Villa. For golf enthusiasts a new 18-hole golf course, next to the SPA, will open in 2010 and there are other courses within 70 km.
Many daily outings to art cities and historical places are easy. The beautiful white beaches of Uccellina National Park in the Maremma areacan be reached in one hour by car.

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Check In: 3 p.m. Check Out: 11 p.m.
Deposits: Booking deposit:50% of total cost. Payable with Paypal (please add 3,5% Paypal commission) or Bank wire transfer. For booking details please see:
Payment Options: PayPal, Visa
Other Fees: Extras: Heating,when necessary:€200,00 for the Villa or € 10,00 day p/p in the apartments. Cleaning person: €20,00/hour. Burning wood:€20,00/load. Pets:€15,00/day Qualified cook available,also for vegan/macrobiotic/vegetarian.
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