An old farmhouse, situated on the outskirts of the hamlet of Vico d’Elsa, on the hills between Florence and Siena, facing San Gimignano. The villa is strategically situated in the middle of the Tuscan territory, an ideal starting point for discovering the infinite, ever-surprising beauty of this region. At the same time, it is surrounded by vineyards that produce the world’s most prestigious wines (Chianti). Thanks to the meticulous restoration, the villa has become an enchanting country residence. The interiors are bright and nice furnished, the floors are made of Tuscan terracotta tiles and the ceilings feature wooden beams. The villa is surrounded by a spacious garden with private parking facilities. Descending a stairs guests can reach the swimming pool, overlooking the surrounding countryside.
On the ground floor : large kitchen, in authentic Tuscan style, with dining table and the latest technology (dishwasher, oven, microwave, double-door fridge with ice-dispenser, toaster). Outside, next to the kitchen, is a large porch for dining al fresco in the garden. The lounge is a large room with all the original features of the old farmhouse, like a big fireplace with a stone mantelpiece. Next to the lounge there is a bathroom with shower. Twin bedroom with big glass French windows opening out onto the garden and ensuite bathroom with shower, double bedroom, bathroom with shower in the corridor. A wide, solid wood open staircase leads from the lounge to the upper floor.
On the first floor : big room with wooden beam ceiling and panoramic windows, furnished with a beautiful wood billiard and a card table, double bedroom with ensuite bathroom with shower, two twin bedrooms, bathoom with Jacuzzi bath and Jacuzzi shower.
Please note that the owner’s villa is nearby, behind the pool area, also set in a private position.
Bed linens and bath towels changed on Saturday. Linen change and 3 hours cleaning on Saturday for rentals of two weeks or more. Utilities included (water, gas, heating). Electricity for air conditioning metered with a bonus of 100€ per week, guests will pay only the exceeding amount (0,40€/kWh). Pool cleaning included. Final cleaning and WIFI Internet connection included. Welcome pack. Pets not allowed. Baby bed free of charge. Tourist tax on arrival. Security deposit : 800€ to be paid cash on the spot.
Oval shaped swimming pool (6m x 12m), furnished garden with loungers and accessories for sunbathing, poolside shower, wooden pergola, BBQ, TV (sat), DVD and CD players, WIFI Internet connection, washing machine, air conditioning in all bedrooms, iron.
Italy, Tuscany : Poggibonsi 6 Km, San Gimignano 10 Km, Siena 30 Km, Florence 35 Km, Volterra 45 Km, Florence airport 45 Km, Pisa 75 Km.