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Overview

Bedrooms:
3
Bathrooms:
2
Sleeps:
5
Type:
Villa
Pets allowed:
Yes
Wi-Fi available:
No

2 Full baths

Description from manager

Owner's description:

this property is an elegant and welcoming one-story apartment that is part of an ancient country house surrounded by the greenery. It sleeps five people. From this property you will enjoy a charming view of the Crete Senesi and of the surrounding countryside. this property is 100 square meters (1076 square feet). It features a shared swimming pool, a private patio, a shared garden, winter heating and WI-FI Internet access.

You will be roughly 9 km (5.6 miles) from Asciano, where you will find restaurants and shops.

this property is located on the ground floor. You will reach it from the parking area without having to climb any steps.

To stay at this property you will need a car. You will be able to park it on the premises, free of charge in a parking space. this property is one of the holiday homes available in a small complex. Please find a general description of the complex below, and please scroll further down for a description of this property.

The units are part of a seventeenth-century hamlet, made up of a noble villa, a church and a cluster of houses surrounded by the splendid Tuscan countryside.

The farming estate covers more than 1000 hectares (2470 acres) in the hills near Siena, in the "Crete Senesi," distinct landscape of almost-lunar clay hills interspersed with green cultivated fields and cypress-lined lanes. You will be in the middle of the most famous and celebrated Tuscan scenery! Every season brings its own hues and beauty.

The farming estate grows organic wheat, extra-virgin olive oil, and cereals for its own livestock, including the famed Chianina cattle breed, which you can enjoy in the farm’s own restaurant (open only to guests of the complex, by reservation).

The villa and the hamlet have been beautifully renovated into comfortable vacation houses, preserving the traditional architectural elements of the stone and brick buildings. There is a reception with staff available for anything you need. At the reception is also available a spacious, welcoming salon with sofas and a fireplace, as well as a computer with internet available for guests’ use.

Each apartment has its own private terrace space, in addition to the ample, tended gardens with tables and seating areas scattered about the estate (shared with other guests). There is a sizable sparkling swimming pool, a tennis court and a well-equipped children's playground, shared with other guests, as well as romantic panoramas to enjoy. Guests appreciate the timeless beauty and tranquility of the estate and the relaxing atmosphere. There’s plenty of space to unwind, read a book and enjoy a glass of local wine at sunset.

Hikers will enjoy the many marked trekking trails that meander around the estate and the nearby countryside and cyclists like the challenge of the hills.

The little church of the hamlet has been consecrated and Mass is held every Sunday at 11 a.m.

Guests at the this propertypartments and Villa Alba can take advantage of additional on-site services (for a fee and by reservation):

Home-cooked breakfast

Dinner at the farm's restaurant

Fruits and vegetables from the farm's organic garden

Hunting outings for a day, weekend or week in the winter months (according to hunting seasons)

Truffle hunting and other culinary programs and packages.

Swimming Pool

The swimming pool is 8 meters (26 feet) large by 12 meters (39 feet) long. The area is equipped with sun umbrellas, deck chairs, sun loungers and an external shower. From the swimming pool you will enjoy a fascinating view of the Crete Senesi. You will share the pool with the other guests staying at the complex. The swimming pool is open from the beginning of May until the end of September.

Garden

The garden is 30000 square meters (323000 square feet) large. It is partly shaded by tall trees and by gazebos. It is equipped with tables and chairs. In the garden you will find a children's playground. Here you will also find a barbecue. From the garden you will enjoy a charming view of the Crete Senesi and of the surrounding countryside. In the garden you will also find an area where vegetables are grown and you will be able to pick up available vegetables according to the season. You will share the garden with the other guests staying at the complex.

Laundry room

You will be able to reach the laundry room from the garden. Here you will find a washing machine at your disposal. Parking

The parking area is shared with the other guests staying at the complex, and there will be an area reserved for your exclusive use.

 Patio

The patio is 20 square meters (215 square feet) large. It is partly shaded by a pergola with a bamboo roof. It is equipped with a table and chairs. From the patio you will enjoy a view of the Senesi hills.

Living Room

The living room is paved with Tuscan terracotta tiles. The ceiling is vaulted. The furnishings are warm and welcoming. The furnishings include a sofa and two armchair

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TripAdvisor Property ID: 9354436

Manager profile

Travelopo
Years listed:
1

Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish, Portuguese, German, Italian, Czech, Dutch, Finnish, Hungarian, Norwegian, Russian, Swedish

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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
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.
Smoking
Please contact the owner

Amenities

Bedrooms

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

Features

  • Shared outdoor pool (unheated)
  • High Speed Internet
  • Parking Included
  • Pet Friendly

Appliances

  • Dishwasher
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bathrooms

  • 2 Full baths

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