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Villa & Apartments with Swimming Pools in Chianti ,Tuscany, Near Florence - Castellaccio 3

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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

Villa il Castellaccio lies in a panoramic position surrounded by vineyards and olive groves at Lucolena, near Greve, in the heart of the Chianti countryside. It has an independent VILLA (for 10/12 people) with its own private pool & garden and four large APARTMENTS (for 4/6 people) sharing another big swimming pool & gardens. All self catering units. Strategically placed for Florence (only 20 mins by train from nearby Figline) and a comfortable drive from Siena, San Gimignano & Arezzo, makes it an ideal home-base for combining sight seeing and relaxation. Have fun visiting medieval towns like Greve in Chianti, Castellina, Gaiole, Radda and along the way, discover typical restaurants, Castles, Wineries & Nature Reserves. On our hilltop you can find an C11th church and the ruins of the original Castle, destroyed in the C14th strife between Guelfs and Ghibellines. But after an exciting day out it’s great to get back “home” to the fresh country air and a dip in the pool !


Cooking classes and Dinners with Chef: It is possible to organize Cooking classes and Dinners (for those of you who just love the food but don't cook) with a professional Chef who comes to your kitchen on the evening you prefer- it's a great highlight to a stay at Villa il Castellaccio and very popular. You can choose from several menus, all typical Tuscan!!....your kitchen is cleaned up for you after which is nice too!

Wine tasting: We do wine and olive oil tasting in our wine cellar € 5 per person.
There is also a small museum of farming equipment from days gone by.

Trips further afield: Maybe some of you would like to explore more distant places
We can organize day trips or half day excursions to places like Rome, Siena, Venice and the Cinque terre (to name but a few).
With special permits enabling our drivers to go directly into the Historical city centres and often right up to the main monuments and places of interest, means you can concentrate your time enjoying the sights without the hassle of parking, traffic and endless walking.
Another advantage is for the Chianti wine tour; noone has to te-total for driving so you can ALL enjoy the wine!

Castellaccio 3: Chianti Area Vacation Rental by Owner Listing 412929ha

The rural complex of Villa il Castellaccio, once a fully working farm, is set in a beautiful panoramic position in the heart of Chianti, between Florence, Siena and Arezzo . The apartments, all recently reconstructed from the original farm buildings are furnished in style and comfort with all mod-cons .They all have their own entrances on different sides of the complex giving each a sense of privacy. They share a big terrace with gardens and the main swimming-pool, but often it will seem like you are the only guests, it's always so peaceful and quiet ! Castellaccio 3, sleeps 4-6 people, in it you will find: a big sitting room/dining room, a large fully equipped kitchen , 2 bathrooms with showers, an extra bathroom with WC and shower wheelchair accessible, 1 double bedroom, 1 twin bedroom. The characteristic feature of this apartment is a big covered veranda with table and chairs for eating outdoors .

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • 100 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king

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  • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 3: 2 sleep sofa /futon

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  • The Apartment is mostly on the ground floor with ramps for wheelchair access from the stone courtyard outside. Only the twin room and it's bathroom are on 1st floor. It is normally set up for 4 people but can accommodate a further 2 people in a double sofa bed in the sitting room/dining room included in price. All linen is provided per week. Any changes during the week are extra. Nb. There is a washing machine in your apartment for which you have free and exclusive use....moreless

Bathrooms: 3 Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower, bidet

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, shower, bidet

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  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower, bidet

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  • All the bathrooms are new and in pristine condition. One has been adapted for wheelchair use. Hair dryer supplied. A set of towels per person is provided per week. Any changes during the week are extra....moreless

Other Amenities

  • The kitchen and dining room are 2 large spaces divided by an archway. (Both have tables) Ideal for cooking classes and dinners with chef. This apartment has access to the main swimming pool and gardens and also, on a different terrace, a Pizza & Barbecue area with wood burning oven and tables & chairs for eating next to it . Free Wi-Fi connection covers the entire property and grounds (you can even use it while relaxing by the pool!!) Apart from helping you with restaurants and places of interest in the area, we can also organize Wine tasting, Day Trips and walking tours. Please note : For hygienic reasons no foodstuffs are provided therefore remember to bring basics like salt, sugar etc....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • CD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Autumn Foliage
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Forests
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital

Leisure Activities

  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Rural
  • Village

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Basic Soaps
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking On Street
  • Safe
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Terrace
  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool

Property Descriptor

  • Semi-Detached
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Rate 5
Jul 4 - Aug 28, 2015
7 night min stay

€1,100
Rate 6
Aug 29 - Oct 2, 2015
7 night min stay

€900
Rate 7
Oct 3 - Dec 18, 2015
7 night min stay

€600
Rtae 8
Dec 19 - Jan 9, 2016
7 night min stay

€850
2016
Jan 10 - Mar 25, 2016
7 night min stay

€550
2016
Mar 26 - Apr 29, 2016
7 night min stay

€650

Changeover Day: Saturday

2016
Apr 30 - Jun 3, 2016
7 night min stay

€700

Changeover Day: Saturday

2016
Jun 4 - Jul 1, 2016
7 night min stay

€900

Changeover Day: Saturday

2016
Jul 2 - Aug 26, 2016
7 night min stay

€1,100

Changeover Day: Saturday

2016
Aug 27 - Sep 30, 2016
7 night min stay

€900

Changeover Day: Saturday

2016
Oct 1 - Dec 16, 2016
7 night min stay

€600

Changeover Day: Saturday

2016
Dec 17 - Jan 7, 2017
7 night min stay

€3,000
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

€550

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit €200
  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Extras not included: Final cleaning €12 per person , minimum €40

Heating calculated on consumption (cIRCA € 3,50 per hour)

Security Deposit in CASH on arrival, RETURNED to you at end of sojourn-€ 200.

Sojourn Tax not included.

Included in price are: Wi-Fi, All household linen (changed weekly), Extra double sofa bed on request, 1baby-cot on request, electricity, hot water, gas for cooking


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Location

40 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Florence and Pisa
1 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Lucolena
15 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Ugolino Impruneta
8 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Figline Val D'Arno
12 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Incisa
1 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
La Botteghina di Dudda

Car: Recommended

The Chianti area is a small but stunningly beautiful part of Tuscany. Explore the famous rolling hills 'Le dolci colline' depicted in Renaissance Art, and discover castles, wine cellars, Typical eating places & craftshops and the many medieval towns, like Greve, Radda, Gaiole and Castellina. Perhaps you may come upon one of the local gastronomic events(called Sagre) or an antique fair and there is always a market somewhere every day ! As we are central, you can reach most places in minimum 5 to max.40 mins. The main cities of Tuscany; Florence, Siena, San Gimignano, Arezzo, Lucca, Pisa & Volterra are also close at hand, and don't forget the fashion outlets The Mall & Prada !! both near Figline. From there you can hop on a train and be in Florence in just 20 mins (we supply timetables). In a day you can even reach the coast for places like Le Cinque Terre and romantic Porto Venere. The nearest villages for food stores and Typical Trattorias are Lucolena and Dudda,only 1km away.

Other Activities: Cooking class/dinner,wine tasting, Day trips with chauffeur,Walking tours.

Golf: Ugolino Golf: 18 Holes, just 10 Km

 

Manager info


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Speaks: english, french, italian

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Photos

  • Castellaccio 3 - veranda

    Castellaccio 3 - veranda

  • Villa Il Castellaccio-The Rural Complex

    Villa Il Castellaccio-The Rural Complex

  • The Villa -Kitchen & Dining room (through archway)

    The Villa -Kitchen & Dining room (through archway)

  • The Villa- attic bedroom

    The Villa- attic bedroom

  • Castellaccio 3 - bedroom

    Castellaccio 3 - bedroom

  • The Cellar for Wine tasting

    The Cellar for Wine tasting

  • Siena just 40 Km from Villa il Castellaccio

    Siena just 40 Km from Villa il Castellaccio

  • Pizza and Barbecue kitchen

    Pizza and Barbecue kitchen

  • Castellaccio 3 - Kitchen

    Castellaccio 3 - Kitchen

  • Entrance lane to Villa il Castellaccio

    Entrance lane to Villa il Castellaccio

  • Firenze just 35 Km

    Firenze just 35 Km

  • View of our vineyards towards Lucolena

    View of our vineyards towards Lucolena

  • The Villa ;Entrance from swimming pool

    The Villa ;Entrance from swimming pool

  • The Villa- main sitting room.

    The Villa- main sitting room.

  • Swimming pool

    Swimming pool

  • Castellaccio 1 - kitchen & Dining room

    Castellaccio 1 - kitchen & Dining room

  • View of main swimming pool

    View of main swimming pool

  • The Villa - pool & garden

    The Villa - pool & garden

  • The Villa - double bedroom bedroom

    The Villa - double bedroom bedroom

  • Castellaccio 1 - Twin bedroom

    Castellaccio 1 - Twin bedroom

  • Old Farm Cart

    Old Farm Cart

  • Outside Castellaccio 3

    Outside Castellaccio 3

  • San Gimignano just 45 Km

    San Gimignano just 45 Km

  • main swimming pool

    main swimming pool

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  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    3
  • Property type
    Apartment
Manager
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english, french, italian
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 90%
  • Calendar last updated 08/01/2015
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