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A Villa With a View of Monteriggioni and a Private Swimming Pool

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,076 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Sleeps 4 + 2. 2 Bedrooms. 2 Bathrooms

Monteriggioni Suite

A suite with a view of Monteriggioni

Immersed in the Tuscan countryside

next to the city walls of Monteriggioni,

in the valley dominated by the imposing shape of Montemaggio

next to Chianti vineyards, between fields of grain, sunflowers, vegetables gardens and vines

there is the “Monteriggioni Suite”,

ideal dwelling for a couple desiring to alternate between moments of intimacy

and cultural and eno-gastronomical itineraries.

The Suite

A beautiful small stone house, located 300 meters from the historical hamlet of Abbadia Isola where you can find the abbey with the same name, built in the year 1000 on the via Francigena, a restaurant and wine bar. Continuing 2km by foot on the antique via Francigena, you come to the Castle of Monteriggioni, whose suggestive outlines can also be seen from the house.

Swimming Pool

In the large garden with a grass field in the English style, protected by high hedges, lies the swimming pool, surrounded by fruit trees (plums, cherries, pears, apples, walnuts) and many ornamental plants. The pool, which is for the exclusive use of the guests of the house, is 11 meters long and 5 meters with, with a depth of 1.20-2.00 meters, with optimal water quality, and a diving board. It is illuminated from the inside for stimulating night swims.

Next to the pool is an external shower and a pergola, shaded by climbing plants, with a table and chairs, sun chairs and loungers. The whole area is covered by wifi.

View

The house is partially surrounded by a covered porch where you can find a table and chairs for an outdoor lunch or relaxing reading sessions.

Inside, there is a large living room on two levels, a couch corner with TV, SAT, hifi, bookcase e fireplace, an eating area with a large table, and an area upstairs with a double sofa bed from which you can se the city walls of Monterigginio through the two windows.

Comfort

The kitchen, accessible directly from the porch, is equipped with microwave, convection oven, dishwasher, freezer, fridge, table and closet with washing machine, as well as a functioning portable barbecue.

The first bedroom has a comfortable double bed, a dresser and a large wardrobe; the other bedroom has another confortable double bed, french doors, desk with PC and printer, the downstairs bathroom has a shower and the bathroom on the first floor has a bathtub.

Francigena

The little house is on the via Francigena, the antique pilgrimage road toward the holy land, recently resurfaced and connected to several medieval centers.

One can make excursions on foot or by bicycle on the paths marked by the C.A.I. (Club Alpino Italiano), over which our guest will have detailed maps.

Territory

The little house is strategically positioned also for outings by car since it is located only 2 km from the highway interchange Firenze-Siena, on which you can easily reach Siena in 15 minutes, Florence in 30 minutes, San Gimignano in 20 minutes, Volterra in 40 minutes, Pienza in 40 minutes, and splendid typical villages of the Tuscan countryside, such as Radicondoli, Casole d’Elsa, Menano, San Galgano, Montecastelli, etc.

Services

Animals allowed

Complete kitchen

Restaurant at 300 meters

Swimming pool for exclusive use

Dishwasher

Bar, 300 meters

Free internet wifi

Microwave

Gas station, 300 meters

SAT-TV LCD

Washing machine

Grocery story, 2 km

Hi-fi audio

Barbecue

Supermarket, 3 km

DVD

Pool towels

Covered parking

Bicycle rental, 5 km

Golf course (9 holes), 8 km

Riding stables, 4 km

Bicycle patch with electric bicycle, 2 km

Hiking trail, 100 meters

Train station, 3 km

Bus stop, 100 meters

More Details

Owner
Carlo Lombardini
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, french, italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
March 29, 2018

Amenities

Monteriggioni Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1076 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Monument View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Village ...
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , tub , bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
    Bedroom 3 - 2 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double
  • A room with a double bed, other room with a double bed and a double sofa bed in the loft
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • bird watching
  • horseshoes
  • outlet shopping
  • shopping
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

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A Villa With a View of Monteriggioni and a Private Swimming Pool
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
5

Perfect property in the perfect place to visit Tuscany

  • 5 of 5

We had an amazing 2 week stay in Monteriggioni Suite and would definitely recommend this as a base for a Tuscan holiday.

Carlo and Silvia had prepared the villa really well for our arrival. It was really clean and arrival was very well organised. Emails are responded to very promptly and I felt really confident about this holiday pre-arrival. As we were staying for 2 weeks we were provided with clean bed linen and towels half way through the holiday.

The situation is outstanding. Views of Monteriggioni (floodlit at night) from the terrace are a highlight and we spent many evenings drinking the odd glass of Chianti and eating dinner whilst enjoying the peace, the heat and the view! We had 2 young children with us and the situation of this property meant that all the "sights" were within east travelling distance. During our stay the Medieval Festival was on in Monteriggioni which was definitely worth a visit and we just missed the Firework display on the last evening which will be an amazing sight from the villa . Monteriggioni Suite is also situated on the Via Francigena so we could walk along the Pilgrim route 2 miles into Monteriggioni. The local village, Abbadia Isola has a terrific restaurant and a great pub, so we were able to walk there in the evenings.

The Villa is well equipped and we had everything we needed for a fantastic holiday (the only thing we might have appreciated is a folder of suggested local activities, supermarkets etc?). The pool was a great asset for the children and they didn't want to leave Bebe the cat behind! Many thanks again to Carlo and Silvia for an unforgettable holiday.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Namur
5

A wonderful villa ideally located!

  • 5 of 5

The villa proposed by Carlo and Silvia is sublime. We found a wonderful place where we had a great vacation. Just arrived, we quickly immersed in the lifestyle "Dolce Vita".

The pictures showing the villa are beautiful but are below the reality. We were overwhelmed by what we found.

Furthermore, the villa is ideally located near the village of Monteriggioni and is close to beautiful cities and villages of Tuscany such as Siena, San gimignagno, Volterra and Firenze.

In addition, Carlo is very present and is ready for any request.

I highly recommend this villa to get perfect holidays and to discover this beautiful region of Italy.

  • Submitted: Jul 14, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Fabrice, you were really cute perhaps the most beautiful review ever had !! There was very pleased to welcome you and we hope will happen again! Hello Carlo
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Shanghai
5

Wonderful place in the heart of Tuscany

  • 5 of 5

This villa is perfect for a vacation in Tuscany. Its location between Siena and Firenze allows to do outings to all sights, if you rent a car (recommended). But the house is great too ! Spaceous, clean and with very friendly staff. Sylvia and her colleagues are very nice and always helpful. We stayed as a couple and coming from Shanghai enjoyed the fresh air in the countryside and the food in the villages. By the way a lovely restaurant in a small castle and a cute village are only a short walk away. All perfect for us. Also payment proceedures were extremely smooth and safe (via the VRBO site). So: All thumbs up !

  • Submitted: Oct 30, 2014
  • Stayed: October 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: thanks a lot I apologize for the delay in responding ... I hope to have many guests like you see you soon Carlo and Silvia
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5

A WONDERFUL VILLA IN A WONDEFFUL PLACE

  • 5 of 5

We spent 2 weeks in the villa in August 2016.

The Villa is wonderfull, with everything available, you just have to enjoy fantastics holidays.

Silvia and Carlo are doing all their best to make all easier and perfect.

You can find all the things you want, nothing is missing.

At the middle of our week, clean bed linen and towels were changed, and the swimming pool is cleaned twice a week by Carlo, with always a smile for us.

The situation is perfect to visit Toscana, and the villa is so quiet that you think that you are alone in the world.

We will keep an unforgettable and magic feeling of this Villa, with Silvia and Carlo, and of course BiBi who was part of our hollidays :-)

Elena was so sad to leave the place and the swimming pool.

Ciao

Stephane, Alice and Elena

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Stephane, you were the perfect hosts, and a really nice family. I send a kiss Elena that is fantastic and one from Bibi to Alice. Good life Carlo
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5

Wonderful vacation

  • 5 of 5

We have had a very nice welcome by Carlo. The villa is fully equipped and well furnished, the kitchen includes all necessary equipment, the pool is really spacious and the garden is very nice. The views of the Monteriggioni fortress are breathtaking. We have had a wonderful vacation and recommend Carlos' Villa to everyone who wants to stay in a silent and quiet location only 20 minutes away from Siena.

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2015
  • Stayed: August 2015
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Bert and thank Claudia for the wonderful feedback you were really nice guests the house was in perfect condition and we hope to meet again Carlo and Silvia
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Map

Nearest Airport
35 Kilometres
Firenze
Nearest Barpub
300 Metres
Abbadia Isola
Nearest Ferry
100 Kilometres
Livorno
Nearest Golf
6 Kilometres
Colle di Val d'Elsa
Nearest Train
15 Kilometres
Siena
Nearest Motorway
2 Kilometres
Monteriggioni
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
Abbadia Isola
Nearest Ski
80 Kilometres
Abetone
Nearest Beach
80 Kilometres
Cecina
Car: recommended

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Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

In Winter gas per m3 $4.94

In winter season you have to add the heating consumption of 4 euros per m3
In winter season from 14 october to 4 may the pool is closed

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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