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Amazing House Within the Castle of Pianettole, Anghiari 30mins from Arezzo

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Main Entrance to the 1000 year old Castle of Pianettole

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Last updated: 08/21/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

The Castle of Pianettole was first mentioned in texts in the 11th century - it served as a Fortress and a Monastery. The stone tower and wonderful grounds will set the stage for your Italian holiday. UNFORTUNATELY NO POOL THIS YEAR DUE TO INTERNAL PROBLEMS. Discounts available for small party .

You can experience wine tasting of local Arezzo wines in a agriturismo farm just 30 mins drive at 15 euros a head with snacks. A car is needed.
In the past the castle served as a refuge to the Knights Templars and it is dotted with mysterious symbols such as the knot of Solomon. It lies on 25 hectares of land comprising forests/wildlife etc. Nearby are our vineyards and orchards with fruit and olive trees. For complete privacy and tranquility we have a private road that leads to the castle - a really unforgettable stay in the gentle Tuscan countryside at extremely reasonable prices. You will be the only guests on the property as the other parts are not rented out. PLEASE TAKE THE TIME TO READ OUR NUMEROUS PAST GUESTS' COMMENTS. Most people book after having read these!!

Within the inner walls of the Castle, we have charmingly restored the original lodgings of the Castle's military commander. The house has four tastefully restored and furnished bedrooms and all the modern necessities for a comfortable, unique and relaxed stay. The main house has 3 bedrooms and one bathroom and 4th bedroom is in basement with its own ensuite. The stairs are the original stairs and are a little steep so may not be suitable for those with mobility problems. Maximum guests 6, plus one child.

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Property Type

  • Chateau / Country House
  • 1000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • if YOU WOULD LIKE ANY ADDITIONAL SERVICES FOR EXAMPLE RENEWING MARRIAGE VOWS ETC PLEASE ASK ...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Festivals
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

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

Location Type

  • Mountain View
  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Dining:

    dining area in the kitchen for 6/8. Outside dining area for 6 people in the shade...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$226
$1,074

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • final cleaning fee $56.54
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

We can offer lower rates for small parties of 6 or less (EXCEPT FOR HIGH SEASON). Please ask.

READ OUR PAST GUESTS COMMENTS. PERFECT FOR THESE MONTHS

HEATING IS NOT INCLUDED IN THE WINTER BUT THERE IS FREE FIREWOOD


Owner's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Last updated: 08/21/2016
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Location

100 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
fLORENCE
3 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
IN ANGHIARI
150 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
aNCONa
15 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
fattoria caldese
35 Kilometres
Nearest Train
aREZZO
25 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
a1 arezzo
4 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
LOTS OF RESTAURANTS IN ANGHIARI
120 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
RIMINI

Car: Necessary

We can organize fly fishing permit and routes for fly fishing. We can organize cooking courses

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1950

About the owner: I am the owner and the castle has been in my family for 60 years and we have lovingly restored many parts of it. My wife and I will ensure you have a wonderful stay. Louise (our good friend) helps us manage bookings.

Why the Owner Chose Anghiari AR, Italy:
This property is unique. There are not many castles in Tuscany and the price we offer is unbeatable. You will love Anghiari and its surroundings. Nearest airport is Perugia (50 mins) and ryanair have cheap flights available

The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House:
You will have complete privacy and enjoy our olive oil and wine and visit our vineyards. Pets are welcome


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish, italian

Links to more information:

Guestbook comments from the owner

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Photos

  • Main Entrance to the 1000 year old Castle of Pianettole

    Main Entrance to the 1000 year old Castle of Pianettole

  • Outside of the main house - patio for dining on the side

    Outside of the main house - patio for dining on the side

  • Double bedroom with wardrobe , tv etc

    Double bedroom with wardrobe , tv etc

  • Smaller basement bedroom accessed from outside with ensuite

    Smaller basement bedroom accessed from outside with ensuite

  • Enjoy a great Italian meal outside

    Enjoy a great Italian meal outside

  • Main bathroom in main house with shower

    Main bathroom in main house with shower

  • Kitchen with built in dishwasher

    Kitchen with built in dishwasher

  • View of our vineyard

    View of our vineyard

  • anghiari a 5 min drive. Great authentic restaurants and bars

    anghiari a 5 min drive. Great authentic restaurants and bars

  • flag throwing in September

    flag throwing in September

  • sunbathing at the castle

    sunbathing at the castle

  • Kitchen with fireplace - medieval features retained

    Kitchen with fireplace - medieval features retained

  • Double bedroom with tv

    Double bedroom with tv

  • double bedroom

    double bedroom

  • Double bedroom

    Double bedroom

  • Ensuite bathroom in basement bedroom with shower

    Ensuite bathroom in basement bedroom with shower

  • Anghiari - voted one of the most beautiful villages in Italy. 5 mins drive.

    Anghiari - voted one of the most beautiful villages in Italy. 5 mins drive.

  • Field of  Irises in blossom in May

    Field of Irises in blossom in May

VRBO #124048

This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Sunday, August 21, 2016

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  • Reviews
  • Sleeps
    6
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Property type
    Chateau / Country House
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Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, spanish, italian
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  • Calendar last updated 08/21/2016
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