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Villa with Private Heated Pool. Special Offer September 3-17

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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Sleeps:16
  • Bedrooms:7
  • Bathrooms:6
  • Property type:Villa
  • 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.
For groups over 14-16 persons, it may be available, on request, and with an extra price, the apartment on the second floor of the Villa, normally, especially in summer, available to owners.
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 ( external) 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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Owner

Member since: 2011

Speaks: english, french, italian
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 08/29/2016

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 16, Beds for 14-16

  • 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, and with an EXTRA PRICE, 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
  • 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
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Beach Chairs
  • Bicycles
  • Golf
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High Season
Aug 27 - Sep 2, 2016
7 night min stay

$3,456
Medium Season
Sep 3 - Sep 30, 2016
4 night min stay
$334
$2,118

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $22 per night, per additional guest

Low Season with pool open
Oct 1 - Oct 21, 2016
3 night min stay
$312
$1,839

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $22 per night, per additional guest

Low Season with pool closed
Oct 22 - Dec 23, 2016
2 night min stay
$312
$1,672 $4,459

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $22 per night, per additional guest

High Season
Dec 24 - Jan 3, 2017
4 night min stay
$669
$3,678

Rates are based on 14 guests; add $33 per night, per additional guest

Medium Season
Apr 15 - May 19, 2017
4 night min stay
$334
$1,951

Rates are based on 8 guests; add $22 per night, per additional guest

Medium High Season
May 20 - Jun 30, 2017
4 night min stay
$357
$2,174

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 8 guests; add $28 per night, per additional guest

High Season
Jul 1 - Jul 7, 2017
5 night min stay
$446
$2,898

Changeover Day: Saturday


Rates are based on 8 guests; add $39 per night, per additional guest

Very High Season
Jul 8 - Aug 25, 2017
7 night min stay

$4,514
High Season
Aug 26 - Sep 1, 2017
7 night min stay

$3,567
Medium Season
Sep 2 - Sep 22, 2017
4 night min stay
$446
$2,731
Low Season with Pool open
Sep 23 - Oct 20, 2017
4 night min stay
$446
$2,174
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • OfflineRDD $557.34
  • Heating for the pool $390.14
  • Final Cleaning $167.20
  • Pet Fee $33.44

Notes:

Low Season and Medium Season 2016 and 2017 ( April-May and June if necessary) 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, and another living room, could be available, on request. Ask for the prices 800-1200 € (only with the whole Villa, usually NOT available from half of JULY until end of AUGUST).

For rental period shorter than 1 week or longer than 1 week but shorter than 2 weeks, we'll apply the daily price, except special offer or discount.

For short stay, in some period it's requested the check in OR the check out on Saturday.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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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: 1880

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 16 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, Arezzo, Italy:
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.

The Unique Benefits at this Villa:
Spend a few days at Villa Catarsena, especially with the good weather is very pleasant and relaxing. The presence of the heated pool allows you to enjoy the pool also from mid-spring (mid-April, normally) in early Autumn, typically until mid-October.


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Speaks: english, french, italian
Response time: Within an hour
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 08/29/2016

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  • Sitting room at 1° floor

    Sitting room at 1° floor

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Villa with private heated pool. SPECIAL OFFER SEPTEMBER 3-17

Bibbiena, Arezzo, Italy #482744ha

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