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Villa with Private Heated Pool in Tuscany, in the Casentino Valley, Arezzo

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Last updated: 05/22/2015
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

In Tuscany, between Florence and Arezzo, located in a panoramic position, the Villa di Catarsena, furnished in a very comfortable way, is ideal for family’s reunion, group of friends and families.
The Villa, built at the end of the XVIII century, carefully restored, with attention to the details, offers a relaxing and comfortable stay.
From the principal entrance: a large sitting room/dining room with a very wide, functioning fireplace, a well equipped kitchen, a bathroom and a cloak room (downstairs).
At the first floor where there is a bright and extremely pleasing sitting room, with it's restored original painted walls.
On the same floor there are 7 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms.
In a second sitting room, at the1° floor, there is a sofa bed for 2 people.
At only 20 meters from the Villa is a 6 x 14 mt. very beautiful swimming pool, equipped with deckchairs and beach umbrellas, that will remain heated so allowing bathing in early autumn or in mid spring.
The pool will be closed from the end of October until half of April.

Extras: On request and for a further charge we can provide a chef & waitress, extra maid service.
Wine tasting or hire of bikes.
Italian lessons.
Cookery class.
Possibility of half day or all day Visit Tour in Casentino, historical cities in Tuscany or Umbria with driver/guide.
The pool could be heated on request in Spring (about April 15th-1° week of June and 1° week of September until about October 20th).
The pool will be closed from end of October until beginning of April.

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Property Type

  • Villa
  • 320 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Smoking Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20, Beds for 14-20

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 5: 2 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 6: 1 queen

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  • Bedroom 7: 2 twin/ single

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  • Sitting room: 1 sleep sofa /futon

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  • All the bedrooms could have a double bed or 2 single beds 5 bedrooms with private bathrooms; 2m bedrooms with bathroom in common. For big group of people, more than 14-16, it's possible, on request, to have 2 more bedrooms, with private bathroom, at the 2° floor, in the apartment, with independent entrance, reserved for the owner's family, who lives usually in Florence and some period at Catarsena. (specially July and August)....moreless

Bathrooms: 6 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Services extra are available upon request: Food and wine tasting, Typical Tuscan dinner, Italian lessons, Bike rentals, Service to cleaning the villa during the holidays of the guests ( maid service). Chef service, Cooking classes....moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Piano
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Forests
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Mountain Biking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 16 people

General

  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Filtered Water
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Shampoo
  • Sofa Bed
  • Sunbed
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Beach Chairs
  • Bicycles
  • Lawn / Garden

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Media Stagione
May 23 - Jun 26, 2015
4 night min stay
€420
€2,450
Alta Stagione
Jun 27 - Jul 3, 2015
7 night min stay

€3,150

Changeover Day: Saturday

Altissima Stagione
Jul 4 - Aug 21, 2015
7 night min stay

€4,200

Changeover Day: Saturday

Alta Stagione
Aug 22 - Aug 28, 2015
7 night min stay

€3,150

Changeover Day: Saturday

Media Stagione
Aug 29 - Sep 4, 2015
7 night min stay

€2,750

Changeover Day: Saturday

Media Stagione
Sep 5 - Sep 25, 2015
4 night min stay
€400
€2,450
Bassa Stagione
Sep 26 - Dec 26, 2015
3 night min stay
€400
€1,950

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit €500
  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Low Season and Medium Season 2014 and 2015 ( April-May and September-October), when the pool is open, it's requested an EXTRA of 350 euros for 1 week, for the heating of the pool ( if requested).

The prices could be discounted for a smaller group of people (less the maximum occupancy).

Ask for special prices.

2 more bedrooms with bathrooms, could be available, on request. Ask for the prices.


Cancellation policy:

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


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Last updated: 05/22/2015
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Location

70 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Florence
5 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Bibbiena
170 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Livorno
10 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Poppi
5 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Bibbiena
40 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Arezzo
5 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Bibbiena
100 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Cesenatico

Car: Necessary

In Tuscany, between Florence and Arezzo, located in a panoramic position, the Villa di Catarsena, furnished in a very comfortable way, is ideal for family’s reunion, group of friends and families.

The Villa surrounded by forest, with a panoramic view on Bibbiena, is located in the Casentino valley, near the National Park of Foreste casentinesi, 35 km. from Arezzo and 65 km. from Florence, and few km. from Bibbiena, Poppi, Pratovecchio, Stia, the Monastery o Camaldoli and La Verna.

Many villages, churches, castles are interesting to visit at a short distance from the Villa.

The Villa offers to the guests a very relaxing holidays, at a short distance from the town of Bibbiena, but it's located in a very peaceful place.

Golf: Golf Club Casentino at 12 km. In very beatiful and panoramic location.

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1913

About the owner: I grew up in Bibbiena, the small but historical town at 5 km. from the Villa, My family and I ( my wife, my son 15 y.o.) live usually in Florence, in the center and part of the summer at the Villa in an independent part ( but safeguarding the guests's privacy).

Why the Owner Chose Bibbiena:
I decided to restore this family property and use it in part for me and specially for international guests who are looking for relaxing holiday or/and who would like to visit this part of Tuscany and Umbria.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french, italian
 

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  • Sleeps
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  • Bedrooms
    7
  • Bathrooms
    6
  • Property type
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Speaks: english, french, italian
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  • Calendar last updated 05/22/2015
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