Characteristic Cottage in the Heart of Chianti with Pool and Wooden Tub

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Last updated: 08/05/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3-7 nights
  • Sleeps:7
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Casa dei Boschi is a characteristic farmhouse retaining original features and a rugged rural interior where you will feel at home during your stay. The atmospheric dining kitchen has a fireplace and a small but very well equipped kitchen with a stove including a griddle, 6 burners and 2 ovens.Dishwasher and refrigerator. The china cabinet contains a large variety of plates, bowls and cups. The living room includes a dining area and a comfortable seating area with a large TV with over 30 channels.
Walking through the glass hallway you will find a bathroom with a shower and toilet and a bit further along you can find a washing machine and dryer.
The washer and dryer are at your disposal. The bathroom on the upper floor is furnished with toilet, bidet, double sink and bath. There are two bedrooms each with two extra long beds(210 x90cm); box spring type with ample storage underneath. The 3rd bedroom has a fireplace and a large box spring double bed. A cot can be placed in this room. In the hallway there is a well-stocked bookcase and a cabinet with games and all sorts of information about Tuscany. Casa dei Boschi has a large veranda with a large dining /reading table, seating area and a cabinet with outdoor supplies. There is a cozy covered terrace with comfortable armchairs in the olive grove. The staircase leading to the lounge terrace, with stunning views over the Arno Valley, is equipped with a hammock, a wide outdoor sofa and a 6 person wooden hot tub. The beds are provided with clean linen weekly, Clean bath towels and kitchen linen are offered twice a week. There is a barbecue, ample sun beds and an extra refrigerator under the porch. Gas, water and electricity is included in the price. Upon arrival at the property you will find products such as coffee, tea, sugar, butter, toast, eggs, water, toilet paper. The final cleaning (110euro) is not included in the rent. Heating, wireless internet, children's high chair /cot are also not included in the rental price and are charged separately. There is very good quality extra virgin olive oil from our own orchard,homemade jams of sun-ripened fruit and delicious limoncello for sale.

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Member since: 2013

Speaks: english, german, dutch
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 83%
Calendar last updated: 08/05/2016

Property Type

  • House
  • 135 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Private Chef


  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    No smoking inside the house...moreless

  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7, Beds for 6-7

  • slaapkamer 3: 2 twin/ single


  • slaapkamer 2: 2 twin/ single, 1 baby crib


  • LUNA: 1 king, 1 baby crib

    With open fire place...moreless

  • The single beds are extra long (210 cm). On request, a cot can be added on bedroom'Luna' and "Sole'. The highly qualified beds are of type 'box spring....moreless

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

  • Badkamer 2: toilet, combination tub/shower, bidet


  • Badkamer 1: toilet, shower, bidet


  • Bathroom 1 has a single sink. Bathroom 2 has a double sink. Each bathroom is provided with a hairdryer....moreless

Other Amenities

  • On request: pick up and/or bring to the nearest station, baby chair / -bed present, babysitting service. Bathrobes and beach towels provided. Upon request and in consultation the host prepares dinner....moreless


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities


  • Autumn Foliage
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Waterfalls
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain
  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    In the dining room is room for 6/8 persons...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Fireplace:

    The kitchen, bedroom 'Luna' and outside under the porch are provided with wood burning fireplaces....moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    The house has central heating; the living- and diningroom have underfloor heating...moreless

  • Internet:


  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Weekly change of bedlinen. Bedlinen included...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Large sitting/lounge sofa for 4to 5 persons with extendable elements....moreless

  • Parking:

    4 parking places available ...moreless

  • Printer
  • Towels Provided:

    Bath- and kitchen linen, dark-colored bath towels and hammam towels included...moreless

  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker:

    Filter coffee machine Espresso machine...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    The china cabinet provides more than in the needs for...moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Garbage Disposal
  • Kitchen:

    Kitchen linen included; also oven mitts and cooking apron...moreless

  • Oven:

    2 ovens...moreless


  • Lawn / Garden:

    Several terraces and seating areas...moreless

  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill:

    Weber BBQ ...moreless

  • Porch / Veranda:

    Large reading/dining table for 8/10 persons. Sitting area with fireplace Extra fridge/freezer Closet with outdoor supplies ...moreless

  • Porch Furniture

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub:

    At any desired temperature/time. From the tub you have stunning views of the Tuscan countryside....moreless

  • Private Pool:

    Because of the location in the olive grove the privacy is almost 100%!...moreless

Property Descriptor

  • Detached


Write a review 4.9
from 18 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Sep 21 - Sep 30, 2016
3 night min stay
Oct 1 - Nov 19, 2016
3 night min stay
Mar 25 - Apr 14, 2017
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Saturday

Apr 15 - May 5, 2017
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Saturday

May 6 - Jun 30, 2017
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Saturday

Jul 1 - Sep 1, 2017
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Saturday

Sep 2 - Sep 29, 2017
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Saturday

Sep 30 - Oct 13, 2017
3 night min stay

Changeover Day: Saturday

Oct 14 - Oct 27, 2017
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Saturday

Oct 28 - Nov 10, 2017
3 night min stay
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $334.51
  • Eindschoonmaak $122.65


Bedragen die verschuldigd zijn bij annulering: Tot 2 maanden voor de dag van aankomst; 30% van de huursom. Vanaf 2 maanden tot 1 maand voor de dag van aankomst; 60% van de huursom. Vanaf 1 maand tot de 7e dag voor de dag van aankomst; 90% van de huursom. Vanaf de 6e dag(inclusief) tot de dag van aankomst of later; de volledige huursom.

De administratieve kosten voor annulering bedragen € 75,00. De borg van €300,00 dient contant te worden voldaan bij aankomst bij Casa dei Boschi. De borg wordt bij het uitchecken onder aftrek van schade,diensten, en/of producten geretourneerd.

Owner's cancellation policy:

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

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Last updated: 08/05/2016
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35 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
2 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Castelnuovo dei Sabbioni
130 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
25 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Strada in Chianti
9 Kilometres
Nearest Train
San Giovanni Valdarno
18 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
8 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Different possibilities
95 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
80 Kilometres
Nearest Beach

Car: Necessary

Casa dei Boschi is located in the heart of Tuscany. Visit the historical cultural cities such as Florence (30 km), Siena (40 km), Cortona (80 km), Lucca (70 km), Pisa (90 km). Spread over Tuscany are numerous picturesque villages that are all worth a visit are: Gaiole, San Gusmè, Vertine, Volpaia, Radda, Greve and many others. The choice is yours! For wine lovers among you the Chianti wine route is a must. Famous wineries but also the passionate small growers like to taste their products! Do not forget to enjoy the spectacular views that take your breath away during the trip. Do you want to explore Tuscany by train then San Giovanni the nearest station (10 km). Tuscany has two airports: Pisa (120 km) and Florence (35 km). To discover Tuscany is a car essential. On bargain hunting after the famous outlet The Mall in Leccio Regello (30 km) or to one of the weekly markets also among the possibilities. Do you want to stay close to home than is the nature of Cavriglia around the corner. A walk through the vineyards and olive groves starts as soon as you walk out the door.


Owner info

About the owner: I am your host! Trying to provide you with an unforgettable holiday experience! I am a calm, balanced, generous, discreet and friendly person. I live in a separate part of the property. I don't use the garden and the pool. I appreciate very much the privacy of my guests. Only on request I advice and assist them.

Why the Owner Chose Cavriglia AR, Italy:
*Peacefully located in the Tuscan hills' unique balance between natural resources and human intervention. * Perfect base, because of the central location, to discover all the treasures of Tuscany.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Pampering, spoiling.......a high level of service offered in this small paradise on earth. Spectacular view. Complete privacy Oasis of calm and relaxation

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Speaks: english, german, dutch
Response time: Within 2 days
Response Rate: 83%
Calendar last updated: 08/05/2016

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Guestbook comments from the owner

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  • The house seen from the olive grove

    The house seen from the olive grove

  • Steps  to the relaxation area

    Steps to the relaxation area

  • Olive oil Casa dei Boschi

    Olive oil Casa dei Boschi

  • The house in its natural environment

    The house in its natural environment

  • Garden


  • Ready to harvest

    Ready to harvest

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Characteristic cottage in the heart of Chianti with pool and wooden tub

Cavriglia AR, Italy #1082240ha

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