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

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Last updated: 01/24/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Torsoli apartment 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: Torsoli 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
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Autumn Foliage
              • 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
              • 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

              Forms Of Payment

                  • Accept Credit Card

                  Property Descriptor

                      • Semi-Detached
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Rate 1
                      Jan 11 - Mar 27, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      €550
                      Rate 2
                      Mar 28 - May 1, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      €650
                      Rate 3
                      May 2 - May 29, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      €700
                      Rate 4
                      May 30 - Jul 3, 2015
                      7 night min stay

                      €900
                      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

                      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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                      Last updated: 01/24/2015
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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

                       

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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

                      €550 - €1,100 per week (EUR)
                      Minimum stay: 7 nights
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                      • Sleeps
                        6
                      • Bedrooms
                        2
                      • Bathrooms
                        3
                      • Property type
                        Apartment
                      • Reviews
                        4
                      Manager
                      Member since: 2009
                      Speaks: english, french, italian
                      • Response time: Within 24 hours
                      • Response rate: 90%
                      • Calendar last updated: 01/24/2015
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                      +39 3357193540

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