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Casa San Vito is the white house on the left. Gorgeous Tuscany Chianti setting.

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Last updated: 04/16/2017
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  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Sleeps:8
  • Bedrooms:3
  • Bathrooms:2
  • Property type:Villa
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Villa, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)

See what the experts say about us! Conde Nast Traveler Magazine Italy Experience Maker award, Travel & Leisure Magazine Italy All-Star award, Better Business Bureau A+ perfect rating, SlowTravel Preferred, Vacation Rental Managers Association professional.

Call us 1.888.308.6123 (North America). We welcome your inquiries and questions and will respond within one business day.

TUSCANY ITALY PERFECT CASA SAN VITO VILLA
Casa San Vito is a nicely restored Tuscany villa that sleeps eight and has three bedrooms: two king-size beds, two twins, and a sofabed in living room. Two beautiful full bathrooms, large living room with fireplace, country-style eat-in kitchen, washing machine, satellite TV for a few English language news channels.

Click the video link to take an aerial tour of Casa San Vito's stunning vineyards, olive orchards and views!

Great care has been taken in the remodelling process of this Tuscany villa to retain the many charming features while providing modern comforts and conveniences.

The villa is in the beautiful vineyard countryside between Florence and Siena and is in one of the best parts of the Chianti region of Tuscany for daily excursions to visit Florence, or to see the famous towers of San Gimignano, the sites of beautiful Siena, the baths of Montecatini, and is a wine aficionados paradise if you want to sample the many excellent varieties of Chianti. The nearest towns are San Casciano and Tavarnelle in Val di Pesa. Florence, Siena and Greve in Chianti are an easy drive. You can even make a day trip to see the Leaning Tower of Pisa as it is only a one and a half hour drive away as is the graceful town of Lucca.

On the ground floor set into cool stone walls is the original barn, now a loggia, or covered terrace, which is essentially like an outdoor living room in the summer. The patio area is furnished with a table & chairs for dining outdoors.

Go up the front stairs and you are greeted by a good-sized entryway as you cross the threshold. Coming off the entryway is the living room to your left and the eat-in kitchen to your right. This Chianti villa has terracotta floors and beautiful wooden ceiling beams that rise above. The living room has a large working fireplace with comfortable seating and a window the overlooks the property. The kitchen is furnished with a large table for comfortable, casual meals and lively conversation.

There are three bedrooms. The master bedroom has a dual king bed and an adjoining bath. The window looks out over the vine-covered hills. It has good closet space, and a little desk. The adjacent master bathroom has a full shower, toilet, bidet, and sink. The view from this particular window is one of the best as you gaze over the olive grove out to Chianti's rolling hills! The finish work in the bathroom is excellent, with beautiful tile details done by master Italian ceramic craftsmen. Over the sink is a large mirror and excellent lighting.

The spacious second bedroom is a bit larger then the master bedroom and has a romantic antique queen-size bed, a large armoire and a window looking east. The beautiful headboard has been passed down in the family generation after generation. The third bedroom has two twin beds and an antique armoire.

There is a laundry room off the hallway with a washing machine. It leads to the large bathroom that has a full size tub with bathtub, a toilet, sink, and bidet. The bathroom sink is set into a spacious cabinet, with plenty of countertop space. Again in this bathroom is beautiful tile with arched details over the large mirror over the sink that are very pretty.

The house is located on the same property with another rental house, Casa Rossa VRBO #36918, which can be rented in conjunction with Casa San Vito for large groups. The houses are approximately 30 meters apart.

About a 10 minute drive away are the tiny villages of San Cristina in Salivolpe and Romita where you can get basic provisions or go for a morning espresso at the local cafe. The nearest major city is San Casciano in Val di Pesa, located between the Greve and Pesa valleys. The town is surrounded in part by an ancient wall dating back to the 14th and 16th centuries. Every Monday morning is market day in San Casciano where you can shop for the freshest produce, meats, fish, and flowers. Be sure to sample the wonderful array of local extra virgin olive oils and honey too. San Casciano has a large supermarket, and numerous small shops if you prefer, such as a butcher, fruit and vegetable shops, post office, bank, gas station. There are numerous good restaurants, pizzerie, a public swimming pool and public tennis courts as well.

The village of Cerbaia, about six miles from San Casciano, has the distinction of having one of Italy's most celebrated, and expensive, restaurants, La Tenda Rossa. It is one of the handful of restaurants in all of Italy to receive a remarkable two stars from in the revered Michelin Red Guide! Just beyond Cerbaia is Montespertoli, famous for its red wines. You won't forget for a minute that you're in the heart of Chianti.

Keep going in the direction from San Casciano towards Florence and you'll find a great cafe in the tiny village of Santa Andrea in Percussina. This village is famous for being the home of the writer-politician Niccolo Macchiavelli.

Please see the link below for more photos & information, map showing the location, guest comments.

Arrivals occur any day of the week. A car is essential for this location.

Keywords: Tuscany Chianti Villa
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Member since: 1999

Speaks: english, italian
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/16/2017

Property Type

  • Villa
  • 2500 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 8
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 6-8

Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • European-Standard DVD player, Window Screens, Portable Crib

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable:

    Satellite TV receives English-language news channels. ...moreless

  • Television

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Winery Tours

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain View
  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Golf
  • Hiking

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people

General

  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Mobile Phone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

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

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Patio area has teak dining table & chairs....moreless

Pool / Spa

  • Jetted Tub
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
April-May Sale
Apr 1 - May 31, 2017
4 night min stay
$152
$962

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $13 per night, per additional guest

Low Season
Nov 1 - Mar 31, 2018
4 night min stay
$152
$962

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $13 per night, per additional guest

My Standard Rate
4 night min stay
$189
$1,198

Rates are based on 4 guests; add $13 per night, per additional guest


Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • 4 & 5-nite supplement* $168.42
  • Greeting & cleaning/week $128.32

Notes:

*4 & 5-nite supplement, remove for longer stay. Not included is €300 damage deposit and €1.50/pp/day hospitality tax paid in cash at check in. Utilities, except heat, included. Heat paid at check out based on your usage.


Manager's cancellation policy:

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


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Location

27 Miles
Nearest Airport
Florence Peretola Airport
18 Miles
Nearest Train
Florence Santa Maria Novella Train Station

Car: Necessary

• Romita village 6 minutes drive

• San Casciano or Tavarnelle Val di Pesa 15 minutes drive

• Florence 25 minutes drive

• Greve, San Gimignano, 25-35 minutes drive

• Florence airport 35 minutes drive

• Siena 45 minutes drive

• Pisa airport 90 minutes drive

• Rome airport 3.5 hours drive

 

Manager info

Italy Perfect

Year Purchased: 2004

About: This property is offered by Italy Perfect. We are a family business with a mission! We want you to love Italy as much as we do. We are based in North America, we can answer your questions in English or Italian. We look forward to hearing from you!

Why San Casciano In Val di Pesa FI, Italy:
Wonderful views of the rolling Chianti hills of Tuscany

The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
Location on a real working vineyard Easy drive to Florence Many charming hill towns nearby


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Speaks: english, italian
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 04/16/2017

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Photos

  • Casa San Vito is the white house on the left. Gorgeous Tuscany Chianti setting.

    Casa San Vito is the white house on the left. Gorgeous Tuscany Chianti setting.

  • Inviting living room with fireplace

    Inviting living room with fireplace

  • Queen size sofa bed

    Queen size sofa bed

  • Country kitchen with expandable table for 8 people.

    Country kitchen with expandable table for 8 people.

  • Large second bathroom with a jetted whirlpool bathtub

    Large second bathroom with a jetted whirlpool bathtub

  • En suite master bathroom with enclosed shower.

    En suite master bathroom with enclosed shower.

  • White house on left is Tuscany villa, gorgeous views of Chianti's rolling hills

    White house on left is Tuscany villa, gorgeous views of Chianti's rolling hills

  • Beautiful views of the vineyards and Tuscan hills

    Beautiful views of the vineyards and Tuscan hills

  • Winemaker's tools.

    Winemaker's tools.

  • San Casciano is the nearest major town, lots of good restaurants, supermarket.

    San Casciano is the nearest major town, lots of good restaurants, supermarket.

  • Wonderful fresh produce at the market in nearby town

    Wonderful fresh produce at the market in nearby town

  • Nearby restaurant sampler with 3 varieties of pecorino cheese and wild honey

    Nearby restaurant sampler with 3 varieties of pecorino cheese and wild honey

  • Sunny terrace for enjoying meals al fresco or in the cool shade of the loggia

    Sunny terrace for enjoying meals al fresco or in the cool shade of the loggia

  • Comfortable seating

    Comfortable seating

  • Eat-in country style kitchen with expandable table.

    Eat-in country style kitchen with expandable table.

  • Buon giorno Tuscany as light streams into the romantic bedroom!

    Buon giorno Tuscany as light streams into the romantic bedroom!

  • Bedroom with adjoining bathroom. Beautiful vineyard views.

    Bedroom with adjoining bathroom. Beautiful vineyard views.

  • Third bedroom has two single beds, large armoire, lovely views of vineyards

    Third bedroom has two single beds, large armoire, lovely views of vineyards

  • Storm clouds look like a painting. Casa Rossa on right, Casa San Vito on left.

    Storm clouds look like a painting. Casa Rossa on right, Casa San Vito on left.

  • Wine cellar

    Wine cellar

  • Handsome door to the building where the wine is made.

    Handsome door to the building where the wine is made.

  • Tiny hamlet of Romita is nearest village, good cafe for your morning coffee.

    Tiny hamlet of Romita is nearest village, good cafe for your morning coffee.

  • Radicchio, fresh tomatoes, beans tempt

    Radicchio, fresh tomatoes, beans tempt

  • High tech wine tasting kiosk at one of the many wineries in the Chianti area

    High tech wine tasting kiosk at one of the many wineries in the Chianti area

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This listing was first published here in 2004.

Date last modified - Wednesday, April 19, 2017

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