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A Terrace on Siena

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Last updated: 08/15/2014
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Sovicille chateau / country house description

Immersed in the woodlands of the natural park of la Montagnola, a wildlife reserve at the doors of Siena, the country estate provides the perfect retreat hidden in the heart of oak trees, chestnut trees and flocks of sheep. The infinite panoramic view from the villa includes the towers of Siena, the castle of Celsa and the sloping hills of the Chianti region.

There is a nice swimming pool in the middle of the lawn and a huge wooden solarium to enjoy the sun. There is a huge summer kitchen, covered and furnished for BBQ and grill evenings.

The apartment ensures lots of privacy, is lovingly decorated with Mediterranean warm colors on the walls, open wooden beam work, brick and stone door frames, a nice selection of traditional antique furniture, terracotta and wooden floors create a very homy atmosphere. It has its own outdoor area and garden furniture.

The country estate offers the perfect mix of natural elegance, comfort and simplicity for you to stay and taste beautiful Tuscany.

The apartment listed is composed of a full equipped kitchen, large living room and two huge bedrooms with two en-suite bathrooms, possible third bedroom, a green furnished outdoor space, parking, wifi and summer kitchen with bbq and grill.

We have additional sleeping units for bigger groups .

Keywords: Charming Country Villa

Property Type

      • Chateau / Country House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental


              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


              • Pets Considered
              • Alternative Lifestyle
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Children Welcome

              Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14, Beds for 4-14

              Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

              Kitchen & Dining

              • Dining Area Seats:


              • Dining
              • Child's Highchair
              • Stove
              • Oven
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Coffee Maker
              • Toaster
              • Refrigerator
              • Ice Maker
              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen
              • Catering Available
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Microwave


              • Babysitter
              • Iron & Board
              • Clothes Dryer
              • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer
              • Gas Fireplace
              • Wood Stove
              • Washing Machine
              • Wood Fireplace
              • Linens Provided
              • Fireplace
              • Heating
              • Towels Provided
              • Parking
              • Living Room

              Other Amenities

                  • summer kitchen with bbq and grill


                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Television
                  • CD Player
                  • Books
                  • Pool Table
                  • Ping Pong Table


                  • Telephone
                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Internet

                  Pool & Spa

                      • Private Pool

                      Outdoor Features

                      • Lawn / Garden
                      • Bicycles
                      • Balcony
                      • Deck / Patio
                      • Gazebo
                      • Lanai / Gazebo
                      • Outdoor Grill


                      • Away From It All
                      • Historic
                      • Romantic

                      Location & View

                          • Monument View


                          • Cinemas
                          • Swimming
                          • Mountain Biking
                          • Cycling
                          • Fishing
                          • Hot Air Ballooning
                          • Tennis
                          • Hiking
                          • Fitness Center
                          • Medical Services
                          • Laundromat
                          • Hospital
                          • Rock Climbing
                          • Shopping
                          • Scenic Drives
                          • Outlet Shopping
                          • Horseback Riding
                          • Sight Seeing
                          • Wildlife Viewing
                          • Antiquing
                          • Ruins
                          • Churches
                          • Museums
                          • Health/Beauty Spa
                          • Restaurants
                          • Walking
                          • Golf


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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Sep 6 - Dec 20, 2014
                          3 night min stay
                          €850 €1,500
                          Jan 3 - Apr 4, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          €800 €1,400
                          Apr 5 - Jun 26, 2015
                          3 night min stay
                          €950 €1,700
                          Jun 27 - Aug 29, 2015
                          7 night min stay

                          My Standard Rate
                          3 night min stay
                          * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                          Additional information about rental rates


                          • final cleaning €30
                          • Taxes Included


                          September to June , min 3 nights for 2 up to 12/14people. Euro 160/night ( 4 pers.) Rate varies according to nr. of guests and nr rooms. Heating included when necessary.

                          July and August only week rentals - Euro1300/Wk ( 4people) or whole villa for 14people. Euro 3000.

                          Cleaning fee 30 euro to be added to each stay.

                          Municipality tax included in rental fee.

                          Cancellation policy:

                          100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.

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                          Last updated: 08/15/2014
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                          35 Miles
                          Nearest Airport
                          7 Miles
                          Nearest Train
                          6 Miles
                          Nearest Motorway
                          30 Miles
                          Nearest Beach
                          1 Miles
                          Nearest Barpub
                          ristoro della Montagnola

                          Car: Necessary

                          cooking lessons, wine tasting, private language tuition,

                          a chef at your home .


                          Owner info

                          Year Purchased: 1989

                          About the owner: We are not the typical apartment rental business .We are a small family of academics and are opening our huge home to meet with the expenses, meet new international people and make friends. I am a principal of a school where we teach Italian language culture and cuisine and my husband is a journalist/ economist . Our daughter, 25 finishing her second degree in Art History at Siena's university . We have a lovely small dog and a cat .

                          Why the Owner Chose Sovicille:
                          We bought the property 25 years ago with the dream to turn it back to its ancient splendor, keeping its atmosphere and respecting its ancient stones . We fell in love with the incredible site, the panorama, the quietness and its simple elegance. The villa is now composed of four apartments and we live permanently in one of them . It has been a great challenge that lasted a decade, and has given us huge satisfaction .

                          The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House:
                          Staying in our country villa will give you a taste of that world apart called 'Tuscany' , the quietness with no city noises, the proximity to the many cities and villages that made Tuscany a dream under the sun . Siena, Florence, San Gimignano etc. We know many nice places and are always happy to give tips, ideas, itineraries and organize a special day for our guests.

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                          Speaks: english, french, german, portuguese, spanish, italian



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                          This listing was first published here in 2009.

                          Date last modified - Thursday, August 14, 2014

                          €160 - €186 per night (EUR)

                          5 Bedroom / 4 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 14

                          View calendar: Updated 08/15/14
                          Minimum stay: 3-7 nights
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