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SEASON 2018, LAST AVAILABLE WEEKS!!! PRIVATE TUSCAN VILLA WITH POOL 14/20 PEOPLE

Sleeps16
Bedrooms 8
Bathrooms8
Half Baths1
Space 4,843 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Villa, 7 /10 Bedrooms + 8 / 12 Baths, (Sleeps 14/ 20)

Villa Baiocco is a typical Tuscan, historic farm house from 1700, recently converted to a prestigious holiday home - without losing its unique character and charm. Surrounded by 20'000m2 of well kept gardens, for your private use only, it offers all the peace and tranquility that you look for during your holidays. If you are looking for a place to truly relax - here you've found it.

Flexibility is the keyword at Podere Baiocco. The villa sleeps up to 14 people and if you wish we cater for them as well. Or perhaps you'd just want to be left alone, than we'll guarantee absolute privacy. Excursions, personal trainers, chefs - all can be organized, just let us know what your needs are.

All bedrooms have a bathroom en-suite. If you are traveling in a large group, there won't be any fights for the showers - an important aspect for relaxing holidays.

Only 1 km from this private oasis - walking distance if you're the sporty type - you find the stunning medieval town of Città della Pieve. In spite of its walls dating back to the 13. century, you find everything needed for a modern life: Internet Cafè, supermarkets, plenty of restaurants and bars cater to your needs. And all packed in true historic charm.

Free wi-fi

Historic charm you'll find plenty in Italy. And Podere Baiocco is ideally situated for excursions to Florence, Rome, Siena, the vineries at Montepulciano - you name it. We are in the middle of Italy, even a day trip to the sea on either side is not too long a distance.

Swimming Pool: The swimming pool is open from the last Saturday of April until the first Saturday of October, located in a carefully manicured garden at 50 meters from the villa. The rectangular measures 12 x 6 m, with a depth of 1, 50 m. The area bordering the swimming pool is terracotta pavement.

COMPULSORY SERVICES ON REQUEST: supplied and to be paid locally to the owner - heating (based on meter reading consumed during your stay € 4,50 m3), internet wireless included in the price.

OTHER SERVICE ON REQUEST:

-COOKERY CLASS - During two hours our guests will have the pleasure of learning to prepare delicious, hand made pasta. An experienced chef will introduce you to this fine and very Italian art.

-TRADITIONAL DINNER - exclusively for our guest, a typical Tuscan dinner can be booked. In the comfort of our house - your holiday home - our chef prepares those delicious dishes of the region. The dinner consists of:

- 1 Grande Antipastone - a selection of different starters

- 1 Primo - main courses, consists of hand made pasta

- 1 Secondo - local meat (roast beef)

- Side dish - Vegetables

- Dolce Della Casa - the desert of the house

- Beverages (Wine and wather)

- WINE TASTING IN THE VILLA + DINNER

- BREAKFAST IN THE VILLA - every morning, in the beautiful salon in the western part of the villa, we can prepare a

wholesome breakfast with traditional products of the region.

a staff member will be at your disposition to satisfy what ever need you may have from 7.30h to 10.00h

WELCOME DINNER - after a long journey you might not want to go out to a restaurant to eat or prepare

something yourself, then this may be an interesting solution for you.

a staff member will prepare a simple and light dinner for you with a fine selection of appetisers, local

specialities, bruschette and good wine, naturally.

DAILY ROOM SERVICE - if desired, a staff member will be available to clean and tidy your bedroom every

morning. A change of bed linen and towels can be ordered as well.

MASSAGE PARLOUR - On Monday and Tuesday mornings a professional massage therapist is available for a

broad variety of wellness and massage treatments.

PERSONAL TRAINER

EXCURSION AND TOURS - Possibility to choose a package or individual event, all set in a really characteristic

location.

1 - Visit to a historical wine cellar in Montepulciano (SIENA) with tasting of wine

and typical italian food

2 - Visit to a wine cellar in a typical Tuscan farmhouse close to Montepulciano

(SIENA) with tasting of DOC-DOCG wines, served with cured meats, selection of

cheese’s and grilled sausages.

3 – Afternoon Wine Course in Città della Pieve about “WINE TASTING

TECHNIQUE” lasting three hours,

which includes a tasting of 4 types of wine.

4 - Afternoon visit to an oil Tuscan mill, in Cetona (SIENA), with guided oil tasting,

served with typical italian food.

5 - Afternoon visit to a cheese dairy in the area of Montepulciano-Pienza with tasting

of different kinds of pecorino cheese and wine.

6 – Visit to a farm which breeds livestock 'Chianina' cows, with tasting of local

food and wine.

Possibility to visit the butcher inside the farm.

7- Visit in one of the BEST winery in MONTALCINO with tasting of 3 or 5 types of wine and lunch. After the wine tour it's possible to visit the historic center of Montalcino

8- Visit to one of the best winery in CHIUSI with tasting of 3 types of wine and tour of the wineries located in ETRUSCAN CAVES.

9- Visit to the Banfi Castle in Montalcino with wine tasting and visit to the glass museum ( inside the castle )

10-Siena, visit to historic winery and tasting of 4 types of wine

-I can organize GUIDED TOURS for Siena, Firenze and Roma

-TRANSFER WITH CAR OR MINI-VAN FOR ALL CITIES OF ITALY

- RENT CAR OR MINI-VAN ( you can find your car or mini-van directly in the parking of the villa )

More Details

Owner
Jacopo Baiocco
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, german, spanish, italian
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 19, 2017

About Jacopo Baiocco

Let me introduce myself. My name is Jacopo Baiocco, I'm 32 and I've been renting my villas for over a decade.

After I became a father at age 20 I decided to leave my job as a bartender and throw myself in this new adventure. At the beginning it was certainly hard, as I was trying to rent my properties through agencies, but in 2009 I decided to try a more personal approach and started working with HomeAway.

Thanks to my guests word of mouth my villas are always full of new clients and, as I'd like to consider, friends.

After two years of hard work I'm happy to announce that our brand new Villa Febea is available for rent. I cured every aspect and detail of its restoration and I hope you love it just as much I do.

As always, I check every property before my guests arrival, and you could easily find me serving you breakfast or cooking you dinner during your stay.

My carefully selected staff and I are always available for our guests.

We hope to have you here with us soon,

Jacopo

Jacopo Baiocco purchased this villa in 1998

Amenities

Città della Pieve Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 4843 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Town
Theme:
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 16 people
Bathrooms:
  • 8 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Full 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet , JACUZZI
    Full 2 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Full 3 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Full 4 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Full 5 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Full 6 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Full 7 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Full 8 - toilet , bidet
    Bathroom 9 - extra - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower , bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 6 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 7 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 8 - EXTRA BEDROOM - 1 queen , ON REQUEST the access to this bedroom is from outside villa
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Pool Table ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
Pool / Spa:
  • Jacuzzi
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • nude beach
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • sailing
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The villa is composed of three floors. From the main entrance you enter the ground floor, immediately on your right side there is the living room composed of sitting room with fireplace, dining room, kitchen and service bathroom. From the living room there is the access door to one of the 3 sleeping areas of the house. This sleeping area has one double bedroom and two twin bedrooms all with en suite bathroom with shower, on the left side of the entrance door you find two staircases, one that leads you to the first floor, from which you reach a sitting room with fireplace, a double bedroom with en suite bathroom with shower. Continuing the staircase you reach the second floor, composed of two double bedrooms, one with en suite bathroom with whirlpool bath and one with private bathroom. The second staircase leads you to the basement composed of a double bedroom, a bathroom with shower and a TV and reading corner with fireplace. From here you have direct access to the garden

Reviews

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average rating of 4.9366198 based on 142 reviews
5

Spectacular Villa/Beautiful Views

  • 5 of 5

Looking for the perfect villa in Umbria or Tuscany that can accommodate a large group? Look no further. Villa Baiocco, along with Casa Baiocco, is the perfect place to spend a couple or more weeks exploring the beautiful countryside. The villa, with it's old-world charm, has 7 bedrooms- all ensuite. It's been restored to perfection with a large dining room and a large modern kitchen- with all the conveniences. The newer casa has 3 ensuite bedrooms. Both the villa and the casa are sparkling clean throughout.

We took advantage of both the welcoming dinner and the traditional Tuscan meal. I can recommend both highly. Plenty of great food and wine at a very fair price. The gnocchi was exceptional!

With two swimming pools and plenty of places to sit and socialize, one can choose to relax all day and enjoy the incredible views or wander into the nearby medieval village of Citta della Pieve. The village is one of the most charming in the area with numerous restaurants, bars, well-stocked grocery stores, a pharmacy and a liquor store. We had our morning cappucini and cornetto at the "Jolly" where we were warmly greeted each day. We often ventured into town later for dinner and of course, our daily dose of gelato.

Planning the trip was easy due to Jacopo, the owner. Email after email, question after question, all were answered quickly and patiently. Jacopo arranged transportation by bus to the villa from Rome where we had been staying as well as arranging our return trip to the airport. Everyday he arrived early to clean the pools and to make sure everything was tidy and working properly. The grounds are immaculate and carefully cared for. Jacopo takes great pride in making sure everything is meticulous.

The location of the villa allowed us to visit many of the well-known cultural sites of the Tuscan/Umbrian region. With our almost daily trips, we visited Florence and Siena by train (an easy 1.5 hr ride) and many other lovely villages by car including Montalcino, Todi, Cortona, Pienza, Montelpulciano, Lake Trasimeno - and a group also took advantage of one of Jacopo's tours to Assissi-which they claimed to be one of the best days of the two weeks.

Our group has stayed in a dozen different villas in Europe, but we all feel that Villa Baiocco is something special. If you're looking for a fabulous villa with a perfect location, and enjoy being in Italy, this is the perfect place. Thank you, Jacopo!

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Cliff!!!!
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Greenbrae, Ca
5

Outstandingly beautiful house and setting!

  • 5 of 5

My family of 7 adults and 6 boys (10-18) just spent a week at Villa Baiocco. We all had a fabulous time. The villa is beautiful, large, very well equipped, with a big pool, air conditioned comfortable bedrooms, and many patios looking out to beautiful grounds and rolling fields. Our charming host, Jacopo, takes excellent care of the property and his guests. He has extensive knowledge of the area and was very helpful with sightseeing/restaurant suggestions and any other questions we had. The villa is within walking distance of Citta Della Pieve, a charming old hill town with shops, grocery, restaurants, bars, views etc. Villa Baiocco is a great home base for exploring Umbria and Tuscany. Everyone from 10 to 79 loved our stay and would love to come back again. The whole week was magical!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank You!!!
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Mahwah, NJ, USA
5

Best location, lots of room, fantastic service and travel guidance!

  • 5 of 5

This is our second trip to this villa. The location is great and walking distance to town. Every room has its own bathroom and there is lots of privacy for everyone. The pool and the Tuscan views are just refreshing and spectacular. We always enjoy coming to the villa. Train station is so convenient and nearby for day trips to Rome or Florence. And best of all Jacopo is a gracious and responsive host. We love the Tuscan dinners in the villa Great time to come together as a group and catch up on each persons daily adventure. What fun! Miss it already! You will love this magical place!

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Susan!!! You are my Family in USA :-)
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5

We all liked everything about the place. There were 9 of us at the the villa.

  • 5 of 5

The meals that we purchased were wonderful. The pool was great and we took advantage of it. The grounds are lovely and well taken care of. If we ever go back to Italy we would stay here again. They treated us like family.

  • Submitted: Jul 10, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Our Wonderful Family Celebration in Italy

  • 5 of 5

In June 2017 our family gathered to help me celebrate my 70th birthday at the Baiocco Villa on the outskirts of Citta della Pieve. It was a most wonderful, magical trip. We had 14 in our party ranging in age from 5 to 70. The villa was perfect. It was wonderfully comfortable for all of us with beautiful grounds. The swimming pool was a great hit on the days we weren't taking tours. We ate outside everyday on the covered porch off the kitchen. The cooking class we had at the villa was so much fun. Even our 5-year old Rocco really got into making the pici (pasta) for our dinner. The welcome dinner and Tuscany dinners were delicious! The tours arranged with Jacopo's help were wonderful trips to experience different foods, wines, and history of Italy - what a beautiful country!

We did not have any vehicles, but found it very easy (and good exercise) to walk into town almost every day to explore, pick up some groceries, have a meal, or just enjoy a gelato.

Jacopo was a wonderful host. He answered our questions and was so accommodating and easy to work with (and he had such a beautiful smile). Angela who introduced us to the villa was so sweet and helpful. It was a treat to run into her in town where she helped us at the Post Office and she introduced us to her American neighbor, Shawn (whom we later ran into and had lunch with). We felt right at home.

This was a truly memorable vacation. We all loved the villa, Citta, and Italy. We would love to return some day. We highly recommend the villa to anyone wanting to visit Italy!

  • Submitted: Jul 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Mary....... a fantastic family!!!!
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5

Tuscany at it's best!

  • 5 of 5

The property is very clean, the rooms well-furnished, and the gardens & pool well-maintained. This is a beautiful and ideal property for anyone wanting to visit the many castletowns in Tuscany and Umbria, like Montepulciano, Cortona, Pienza, Montalcino, Assisi, Orvieto and the many natural thermal waters or just hang out and enjoy this country estate and pool! The owner is nearby and always helpful. There is also a lovely little town within walking distance from the Villa where there are several good local restaurants, pizzerias, a grocery store and a pharmacy. In other words, it's location, location, location! We have rented a different Villa in Tuscany and/or Umbria every year for the past twenty years and this one is really outstanding. No one should hesitate to book their stay in this one!

  • Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
150 Kilometres
roma
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
città della pieve
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
panicarola
Nearest Train
8 Kilometres
chiusi
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
città della pieve
Nearest Beach
200 Kilometres
grosseto
Car: necessary

Take part in the traditional 'Palio dei Terzieri', a Renaissance spectacle.

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

WHEN IN THE PRICE LIST IT'S SPECIFIED CHANGOVER DAY SATURDAY, YOU CAN BOOK THE VILLA ONLY WITH ARRIVAL ON SATURDAY AND DEPARTURE SATURDAY.

-The cost is inclusive of: electricity, water, linen (for bedroom, bathroom, kitchen and pool),internet wireless, final clgeanings.

-The cost is Not inclusive of: Gas for heating ( to consumption euro 4,50 X meter cubic ), Electricity for Air Conditioning (On request, Otherwise the bedrooms are furnish of electric fans ).

- 8th Bedrooms ( extra ) cost per week euro 250,00

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.