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Luxury Country Home, 5 Minutes from Siena - Porcilaia

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Last updated: 11/11/2014
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  • Minimum stay:6-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Siena house description

La Chiusa is part of an ancient convent just outside the walls of Siena, offering guests wonderful views, peaceful environment and two deliciously restored luxury country homes with Siena terracotta floors, stone walls, beamed ceilings and very beautiful finishing touches. The outside of each apartment offers a well kept garden, a lovely patio with table, chairs and BBQ for outside eating and relaxing.
La Chiusa Siena luxury country homes are an ideal base for taking both short and long breaks. Iits key position, only 5 minutes drive from Siena, allow guests to enjoy all the fascinating city has to offer without giving up on peace and privacy only a country home can guarantee.
A break at La Chiusa is ideal for taking a language course, enjoying the Palio of Siena, taking wine tasting tours, all of which we can organize for you.

Porcilaia: Siena Vacation Rental by Owner Listing 411914ha

Porcilaia, whose name means pigsty, was converted from the original pigsty of Borgo la Chiusa, part of an ancient convent. The house sits on the left corner of the property and is accessed from a welcoming terraced patio at the front of the house. Porcilaia is endowed with a large open living area, cleverly organised to fit a comfortable sofa and armchairs, a modern kitchen and dining area. The back of the house hosts a double and a twin bedrooms, each with their own bathroom. The front terrace is equipped with table, chairs, loungers, BBQ and umbrellas.

Property Type

  • House
  • 75 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental

      Meals

          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Private Chef

              Suitability

              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Children Welcome
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Considered

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4

              • Bedroom 1: 1 king, 1 baby crib

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              • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

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              • Linen are of very good quality, so are blankets and duvets. Everything is new and of the highest quality, and very accurately matched to the colours of the house. Each bed has 4 pillows, 2 thick ones and two softer ones. Each bed has a woolen blanket, a duvet and a quilt cover. Each bedroom has air conditioning....moreless

              Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower, bidet

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              • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower, bidet

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              • Each guest is offered a change of towels every 7 days. The set comprises a hand towel, a face towel and a large shower towel. Towels are new, of top quality cotton, washed with good products to ensure hygene and softness. An extra set is always available at the house. Please take with you pool towels, as these are not provided...moreless

              Other Amenities

                  • smoking is permitted outside

                  Entertainment

                  • DVD Player
                  • Ping Pong Table
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Television

                  Theme

                  • Budget
                  • Sports & Activities

                  Attractions

                  • Autumn Foliage
                  • Museums
                  • Restaurants
                  • Waterfalls
                  • Winery Tours

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Groceries

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Bird Watching
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Walking

                  Location Type

                  • Rural
                  • Town

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Golf
                  • Hiking
                  • Hunting Small Game
                  • Mountain Biking

                  Dining

                  • Child's Highchair
                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 6 people

                  General

                  • Air Conditioning
                  • Fireplace
                  • Firewood
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Laundry Soap
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Local Maps
                  • Parking
                  • Sofa Bed
                  • Toilet Paper
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet

                  Kitchen

                  • 4 Ring Stove
                  • Dishes & Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Freezer
                  • Kitchen
                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove

                  Outside

                  • Barbecue
                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Terrace

                  Forms Of Payment

                      • Accept Credit Card

                      Property Descriptor

                          • Terraced
                           

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                          Rental basis: Per property
                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Winter 2014
                          Nov 1 - Dec 19, 2014
                          7 night min stay

                          €750
                          Xmas 2014 / New Year 2015
                          Dec 20 - Jan 9, 2015
                          7 night min stay

                          €1,150
                          Winter 2015
                          Jan 11 - Feb 28, 2015
                          7 night min stay

                          €750
                          April 2015
                          Mar 29 - Apr 25, 2015
                          6 night min stay

                          €950
                          Easter / May and June 2014
                          Apr 26 - Jun 26, 2015
                          7 night min stay

                          €1,150

                          Additional information about rental rates

                          Fees:

                          • Tourist tax €3
                          • Taxes Not included

                          Notes:

                          The rental rates include wi-fi internet, bike rental, linen, towels, pool towels, air conditioning, a daily allowance of 3 cubic meters for the heating between October and April and final cleaning.

                          Rental rates are intended in Euro per week for up to 4 people.

                          Please consider Euro 100 more per week per extra person.

                          Extra heating and fire wood are charged separately on a meter resp


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                          Last updated: 11/11/2014
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                          Location

                          70 Kilometres
                          Nearest Airport
                          Florence
                          3 Kilometres
                          Nearest Train
                          Siena
                          3 Kilometres
                          Nearest Motorway
                          Siena Ovest

                          Car: Recommended

                          La Chiusa is a small hamlet just outside Siena, the best preserved medieval town of Italy, whose community retains its ancient traditions. A perfect location to relax and visit art cities like Florence, San Gimignano, Pienza, Volterra, the leaning tower of Pisa. Tuscany is the land of Art and Culture, home to Leonardo, Galileo, Michelangelo whose homes, museums and masterpieces you'll be able to admire on a day trip from Borgo Vitignano. Il Palio di Siena, a thrilling traditional horserace, takes place in the centre of Siena every year in July and August. Tuscany is also famous for its red wines. On a day trip you can visit Chianti, Montalcino, Montepulciano, Scansano and why not Bolgheri. For those of you who love unspoilt nature, Maremma is but an hour away. The gorgeous Mediterranean coast is only 70 km away, with Castiglione della Pescaia, Punta Ala, Follonica, La Carbonaia. Perugia in Umbria is only 110 kms away.

                           

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                          Photos

                          • Porcilaia living area

                            Porcilaia living area

                          • Legnaia dining and living area

                            Legnaia dining and living area

                          • Legnaia master bedroom

                            Legnaia master bedroom

                          • Legnaia back yard

                            Legnaia back yard

                          • Legnaia front terrace with table for dining

                            Legnaia front terrace with table for dining

                          • Porcilaia kitchen corner

                            Porcilaia kitchen corner

                          • Porcilaia master bedroom

                            Porcilaia master bedroom

                          • Porcilaia corridor

                            Porcilaia corridor

                          • Porcilaia front terrace and garden

                            Porcilaia front terrace and garden

                          • Porcilaia front garden

                            Porcilaia front garden

                          • The access road to Borgo La Chiusa

                            The access road to Borgo La Chiusa

                          • Legnaia dining area with firplace and American style kitchen

                            Legnaia dining area with firplace and American style kitchen

                          • Detail of the table with guide books and maps

                            Detail of the table with guide books and maps

                          • Legnaia twin bedroom

                            Legnaia twin bedroom

                          • Legnaia front terrace

                            Legnaia front terrace

                          • Legnaia - enjoying an aperitif on the terrace

                            Legnaia - enjoying an aperitif on the terrace

                          • Porcilaia steps to the bedrooms

                            Porcilaia steps to the bedrooms

                          • Porcilaia twin bedroom

                            Porcilaia twin bedroom

                          • Porcilaia - one of the bathrooms

                            Porcilaia - one of the bathrooms

                          • Porcilaia front terrace and garden

                            Porcilaia front terrace and garden

                          • Porcilaia back yard

                            Porcilaia back yard

                          €107 - €164 per night (EUR)
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                          2 Bedroom / 2 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 4

                          View calendar: Updated 11/11/14
                          Minimum stay: 6-7 nights
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