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Characteristic Luxury Farmhouse with Lounge Terrace Overlooking the Arno Valley.

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Last updated: 04/26/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Casa dei Boschi is a characteristic farmhouse retaining original features and a rugged rural interior where you will feel at home during your stay. The atmospheric dining kitchen has a fireplace and a small but very well equipped kitchen with a stove with griddle and 6 burners as well as 2 ovens, a dishwasher and refrigerator. The china cabinet contains a large variety of plates, bowls and cups. The living room includes a dining area and a comfortable seating area with a large TV with over 30 channels.
Walking through the glass hallway you will find a bathroom with a shower and toilet and a bit further along you can find a washing machine and dryer.
The washer and dryer are at your disposal. The bathroom on the upper floor is furnished with toilet, bidet, sink and bath. There are two bedrooms each with two extra long (210 cm) box spring type twin beds with ample storage underneath. The 3rd bedroom has a fireplace and a large box spring double bed. A cot can be placed in this room. In the hallway there is a well-stocked bookcase and a cabinet with games and all sorts of information about Tuscany. Casa dei Boschi has a large veranda with a large dining /reading table, seating area and a cabinet with outdoor supplies. There is a cozy covered terrace with comfortable armchairs in the olive grove. The staircase leading to the lounge terrace, with stunning views over the Arno Valley, is equipped with a hammock, a wide outdoor sofa and a 6 person wooden hot tub. The beds are provided with clean linen weekly, Clean bath towels and kitchen linen are offered twice a week. There is a barbecue, ample sun beds and an extra refrigerator under the porch. Gas, water and electricity is included in the price. Upon arrival at the property you will find products such as coffee, tea, sugar, butter, toast, eggs, water, toilet paper. The final cleaning (90 euro) is not included in the rent. Heating, wireless internet, children's high chair /cot are also not included in the rental price and are charged separately. There is very good quality extra virgin olive oil from our own orchard and homemade jams of sun-ripened fruit for sale.


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Property Type

  • House
  • 130 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Private Chef


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 6-7

  • slaapkamer 1: 1 king, 1 baby crib


  • slaapkamer 3: 2 twin/ single


  • slaapkamer 2: 2 twin/ single, 1 baby crib


  • The single beds are extra long (210 cm). On request, a cot can be added on bedroom'Luna' The highly qualified beds are of type 'box spring....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Badkamer 1: toilet, shower, bidet


  • Badkamer 2: toilet, combination tub/shower, bidet


  • Bathroom 1 has a single sink. Bathroom 2 has a double sink

Other Amenities

  • On request: pick up and / or bring to the nearest station, baby chair / -bed present, babysitting. Bathrobes and beach towels provided....moreless


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Mountain Biking


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    In the dining room is room for 6/8 persons...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 7 people


  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace:

    Kitchen and bedroom 'Sole'...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    The house has central heating; the living- and diningroom have underfloor heating...moreless

  • Internet:


  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Weekly change of bedlinen. Bedlinen included...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Large sitting/lounge sofa for 4to 5 persons with extendable elements....moreless

  • Parking
  • Printer
  • Towels Provided:

    Bath- and kitchen linen, dark-colored bath towels and hammam towels included...moreless

  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    The china cabinet provides more than in the needs for...moreless

  • Dishwasher


  • Lawn / Garden:

    Several terraces and seating areas...moreless

  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda:

    Large reading/dining table for 8/10 persons....moreless

  • Porch Furniture

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    At any desired temperature; the tub gives stunning views of the Tuscan countryside...moreless

  • Private Pool

Property Descriptor

  • Detached


Write a review 4.8
from 5 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
May 16 - Jun 27, 2015
7 night min stay

Jun 28 - Sep 11, 2015
7 night min stay

Sep 12 - Oct 16, 2015
7 night min stay

Oct 17 - Nov 23, 2015
3 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit €300
  • Eindschoonmaak €90
  • Taxes Not included


Bedragen die verschuldigd zijn bij annulering: Tot 2 maanden voor de dag van aankomst; 30% van de huursom. Vanaf 2 maanden tot 1 maand voor de dag van aankomst; 60% van de huursom. Vanaf 1 maand tot de 7e dag voor de dag van aankomst; 90% van de huursom. Vanaf de 6e dag(inclusief) tot de dag van aankomst of later; de volledige huursom.

De administratieve kosten voor annulering bedragen € 55.00

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Last updated: 04/26/2015
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35 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
1 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Castelnuovo dei Sabbioni
130 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
25 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Strada in Chianti
9 Kilometres
Nearest Train
San Giovanni Valdarno
18 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
8 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Different possibilities
95 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
80 Kilometres
Nearest Beach

Car: Necessary

Casa dei Boschi is located in the heart of Tuscany. Visit the historical cultural cities such as Florence (30 km), Siena (40 km), Cortona (80 km), Lucca (70 km), Pisa (90 km). Spread over Tuscany are numerous picturesque villages that are all worth a visit are: Gaiole, San Gusmè, Vertine, Volpaia, Radda, Greve and many others. The choice is yours! For wine lovers among you the Chianti wine route is a must. Famous wineries but also the passionate small growers like to taste their products! Do not forget to enjoy the spectacular views that take your breath away during the trip. Do you want to explore Tuscany by train then San Giovanni the nearest station (10 km). Tuscany has two airports: Pisa (120 km) and Florence (35 km). To discover Tuscany is a car essential. On bargain hunting after the famous outlet The Mall in Leccio Regello (30 km) or to one of the weekly markets also among the possibilities. Do you want to stay close to home than is the nature of Cavriglia around the corner. A walk through the vineyards and olive groves starts as soon as you walk out the door.


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Guestbook comments from the property manager

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  • The open fire place in the kitchen

    The open fire place in the kitchen

  • The house seen from the driveway

    The house seen from the driveway

  • Driveway


  • Steps  to the relaxation area

    Steps to the relaxation area

  • Bathroom


  • Olive grove

    Olive grove

  • The relaxation area

    The relaxation area

  • Bedroom 'Sole'

    Bedroom 'Sole'

  • Ready to harvest

    Ready to harvest

  • Olive oil Casa dei Boschi

    Olive oil Casa dei Boschi

  • Dining room

    Dining room

  • The house in its natural environment

    The house in its natural environment

  • The house seen from the olive grove

    The house seen from the olive grove

  • Bedroom 'Luna'

    Bedroom 'Luna'

  • Kitchen


  • The porch

    The porch

  • Terrace in the olive grove

    Terrace in the olive grove

  • The porch

    The porch

  • Views over the Arno valley

    Views over the Arno valley

  • Home-made jam

    Home-made jam

  • Lounge


  • Garden


€168 - €200 per night (EUR)
Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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Characteristic luxury farmhouse with lounge terrace overlooking the Arno valley.

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