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Podere Lucignano Secondo - Charming Villa in Chianti - Tuscany - “Le Logge”

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Space 1,506 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

Description

“Le Logge”

The apartment “Le Logge” is made up of three en-suite twin/double bedrooms overlooking the garden, each with private toilet/bathroom; there is a fireplace in both the wide living room with kitchen-area and the elegant sitting room; from the lovely ground-floor sitting room, thanks to its gorgeous glass gallery, one can enjoy a panoramic view of the garden.


About the property

Podere Lucignano Secondo

In the very heart of the charming Tuscan countryside, among the smooth hills of Sienese Chianti and the fragrance of its green vineyards, you will find the Podere Lucignano Secondo Agriturismo, a mansion built in 1898, now elegantly restored and turned into an exclusive relais.

The Podere Lucignano Secondo Agriturismo, ideal place for lovers of relax and nature as well as food-and-wine connoisseurs, provides its guests with a warm welcome and an exclusive service.

The Villa is divided in 2 apartment: the apartment “Le Logge”. First floor: 3 en-suite twin/double bedrooms each with private toilet/bathroom, 1 living/dining room with kitchen-area and fireplace, 1 sitting room with fireplace. Ground floor: 1 sitting room opening onto the garden, 1 terrace, park, private parking place. The rustic apartment “La Mangiatoia”. Ground floor: 2 twin/double bedrooms with 1 shared toilet/bathroom, 1 kitchen, 1 living/dining room with fireplace, 1 terrace, park, private parking place.

REGULAR SERVICES

First Day Food Shopping Service;

Wineries Sightseeing Reservation;

Typical Tuscan Restaurants Reservation;

Van Transfer Service from / to Airports - Private Tour Driver Service.

SPECIAL SERVICES

Traditional Tuscan Dinner Menu: The best of Tuscan cuisine “homemade”, prepared just for you in Villa. Regional specialties, local wines and a table elegantly laden will be the ingredients for an evening of authentic Italian style. EUR 80 per Person, Duration 3h, Min 4 People.

Wine Tasting: A selection of the best Tuscan wines accompanied by typical cheese, to taste pleasantly in Villa. From red wine Chianti Classico Gallo Nero to white wine Vernaccia di San Gimignano. An exclusive wine experience, in the parlor of the Villa. EUR 80 per Person, Duration 2h, Min 4 People.

Live Soprano Opera Wine Tasting: The magic of Italian Opera directly in Villa just for you. A soprano will sing the most famous pieces of Italian Opera, accompanying himself on the piano while you savor a fine selection of Tuscan wines, the Nobile di Montepulciano and Brunello di Montalcino. EUR 120 per Person, Duration 2h, Min 4 People.

Cooking Class: Learn the Italian cuisine during your stay in Chianti. Enzo and his two sons Max and Duccio will reveal the most famous Italian and Tuscan recipes and tasty. Cooking class with dinner included. EUR 80 per Person, Duration 3h, Min 4 People.

Wood-Oven Pizza Class: Learn how to prepare authentic Neapolitan pizza. With the wood-burning oven at the Villa you will learn the original Neapolitan method to prepare the world’s most popular Italian dish. Course with dinner included. EUR 80 per Person, Duration 3h, Min 4 People.

Painting Course: The hills, vineyards and olive groves of the Tuscan landscape will invite you to rediscover your artistic attitude. A professional painter will teach you the tricks of the art to paint the Tuscany of your holidays. EUR 70 per Person, Duration 2h, Min 4 People.

Ceramics Painting Course: Learn to decorate the Tuscan landscape on ceramics. Paint your cup and your dish with the Tuscan countryside around you. Take them with you to return to your home as a souvenir of your experience in Chianti. EUR 70 per Person, Duration 2h, Min 4 People.

Tai Chi Chuan Breath and Meditation: Chianti, countryside and relax: combine all this with ancient Chinese meditation to find yourself. A Master Shaolin Chuan will take you through a biofeedback breathing and deep meditation to achieve inner harmony. You will have also a pleasant interlude of fresh fruit. EUR 80 per Person, Duration 2h, Min 4 People.

More Details

Owner
Mrs Liliana Sartini Rossi
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, french, italian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
August 19, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

After much reseach our group of four deciced on Podere Lucignano Secondo Agritutismo. We had the large three bedroom section of this building. The physical location is excellent, the furnishings are wonderful, the grounds are beautiful, the family ownership and management is competent, accomodating, and fair. Of couse we had a rental car and had come doen form Lake Como. This villa is a great base of operations to visit many of the sights around, all within driving distance. Or just spend quiet nights and days at the villa. What a wonderful experience to book this villa and create great memories.



Stayed September 2012, traveled with friends





JimHanson02

Orlando, Florida
Sep 2012
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Notes

REFUNDABLE DAMAGE DEPOSIT: EUR 150 payment in cash only at Check-In; the deposit will be given You back at Check-Out, except for possible damages found.

PAYMENT: 50% as caution money by credit card; balance in cash or by credit card at Check-In. The caution money is not refundable in event of cancellation of reservation; anyway You have 2 years, starting from the cancellation day, to reserve again in available period Your new holiday with a credit of total amount of paid caution money. The new request of reservation have to be sent only from Your e-mail.


Amenities

Gaiole In Chianti Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1506 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • Resort
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Sunbed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom of Blue Room - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet , 1 window
    Bathroom of Green Room - toilet , shower , bidet , 1 window
    Bathroom of Red Room - toilet , shower , bidet , 1 window
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Blue Room - 1 king , 1 window
    Green Room - 1 king , 1 window
    Red Room - 1 king , 2 window
  • The Blue Room overlooks the vineyard stretched out on the opposite hill, framed by the cedar of Lebanon at the centre of the garden. The bathroom, provided with a comfortable bathtub and double Carrara marble wash-basin, gives onto the cherry-trees below. The Green Room, in the fresh shadow of a big plane-tree, overlooks the wide Tuscan cotto terrace, placed in a panoramic position in the garden below. In the cosy bathroom there is an uncommon shower provided with a porthole looking onto the surrounding green woods. The Red Room, spacious and comfortable, has two corner-windows facing north, with a view of the charming ridge of Chianti mountains and the small olive grove of the Podere. This room as well has a bathroom with a shower.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Beach Chairs
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 12 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • festivals
  • forests
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
Notes:
In the elegant Sitting Room there are two comfortable, large sofas and a marble and Tuscan cotto fireplace. The spacious Living/Dining Room, comfortable and elegant, is provided with a kitchen-area and a big fireplace, which will warm your after-dinner relax in the small sitting area, furnished with two comfortable armchairs. The Logge, definitely the most impressive room in the whole Villa, is a typical ground-floor portico in Alberese stone and Tuscan cotto, turned into an elegant sitting room looking out onto the garden. The well-kept Garden surrounding the Villa is rich in fresh shady places provided by tall, slender pine-trees. Strolling among the ancient olives, you will enjoy the natural fragrance of lavender, sage, rosemary and mint bushes. The wide Terrace in Tuscan cotto, overlooking the green tract of the surrounding woods, will be the ideal setting for your candle-lit summer dinners. The Lawn of Villa is the perfect place to relax while having a glass of good wine.

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average rating of 4.981818 based on 70 reviews
London, Ky
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Perfect

  • 5 of 5

This villa is everything I hoped it would be. Surrounded by lavender, rosemary, and rolling hills, it is the perfect Tuscany hideaway. The inside is exactly as pictured and very clean. The owners are exceptional- very friendly and very helpful. My only regret is that we didn't stay long enough to spend more time relaxing at the villa. Give yourself at least a week here, as there is much to see, and you'll want time to just sit and take in the view or enjoy a meal on the beautiful patio.

  • Submitted: Jul 26, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We thank Rebecca and her Family. They are perfect guests for our villa. We hope to meet them again here in Tuscany. Enzo and Liliana
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5

A Wonderful Choice

  • 5 of 5

We rented both apartments for five nights in June. The setting is private, serene and convenient. The villa is immaculately furnished, stylish and very well maintained. During our stay the outside temperatures were mid 90s F but within the thick stone villa walls it was comfortable. Two nights we prepared our own meals and sat at the large table looking out at the very Tuscan countryside . . . it was perfect. We would certainly highly recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lexington, SC
5

Great villa, very private an beautiful.

  • 5 of 5

What a great place to spend the last four nights of our Italian vacation. Well maintained, clean, and very spacious. This was our forth visit to Italy and it just gets better and better. Next time we hope this place will be available as our primary base location with which we can make our day trips and greatly relax between. The owner suggestions of places to visit, shop, and eat were fantastic. Made some new territory easy to explore.

  • Submitted: Jun 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Tuscan Dream Vaccation

  • 5 of 5

We rented this incredible Villa for a month. We have been traveling in Europe for 1 year and this was the best accommodation we had. At one point we had 10 people in the Villa and never felt crowded. There are lots of lounges and sitting areas.

We took the cooking class and I must say it was excellent value. Enzo and his Two sons came and stayed from 4pm to 10 30 ensuring we had a memorable experience.

We will definitely go back in the future. It is so tranquil and peaceful yet still close to the local village which has some great restaurants and Sienna.

We also enjoyed many of the wine tasting opportunities located near the Villa.

It was exceptional value for the level of accommodation it is. I highly recommend this wonderful property to anyone wishing to get the Chianti experience.

Andy Stack

Foothill Ranch California.

I find it difficult to put into words how spectacular this property is and how much we loved our time there.

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Amazing Villa!!!

  • 5 of 5

This is a Beautiful Villa!!! Being in Tuscany and staying at the Villa was a highlight of our trip to Italy! We stayed in the upstairs Villa which was three bedrooms and three bathrooms. We also got to see the downstairs and it is very nice as well. The Villa is roomy, kitchen is nicely set up. The outside dinning area was relaxing after a long day of seeing the sites to come back and enjoy a glass of wine and take in the view! Enzo, Liliana, Max and Duccio were very wonderful people and accommodating. We had a cooking class one night at the Villa, was really fun and the food was great! We hope to come back next year!

  • Submitted: Apr 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Paradise in Tuscany!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this stunning villa for 6 nights and were blown away. The pictures are nice but the villa itself has to be seen to be believed. We were 2 couples and we stayed in the 3 bedroom upstairs apartment and absolutely loved it. Less than a half hour from Sienna and about 1 hour from many popular destinations (San Gimignano, Montalcino, Montepulciano), we really had the time of our lives. We decided to take the italian cooking class with Enzo (the owner of the villa) and his 2 sons (Duccio and Max) and it was a night to remember. The sweetest people you can imagine and just mouth watering food and wine. They come to the villa, prepare their class, and then treat you to a 4 course meal of typical Tuscan cuisine. Definitely a highlight of our trip. Needless to say, we 100% recommend the villa. Romantic getaway, family vacation, travelling with friends, it's the perfect place to go. We were given a tour of the 2 bedroom apartment at the ground floor, equally stunning but we liked the fact that the upstairs had more than 1 bathroom. We left the villa with heavy hearts but I am certain that we will return one day. Can't wait!

  • Submitted: Dec 1, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
65 Kilometres
Florence
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Pianella
Nearest Ferry
80 Kilometres
Piombino
Nearest Golf
40 Kilometres
Le Segalaie
Nearest Train
15 Kilometres
Siena
Nearest Motorway
15 Kilometres
Siena
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Pianella
Nearest Ski
50 Kilometres
Monte Amiata
Nearest Beach
80 Kilometres
Castiglione della Pescaia
Car: recommended

EXCURSIONS IN CHIANTI: The whole area surrounding the Villa, in the heart of Sienese Chianti, is studded with mediaeval villages, churches and castles, easy to get to (some of them even on foot).

SIGHTSEEING TOURS OF TOWNS: The location of the Villa is the ideal starting point for cultural tours (even one-day long) of the main Tuscan towns.

TREKKING AND CYCLING: For the lovers of trekking and cycling there is a wide range of charming paths and white roads crossing breath-taking landscapes.

ART, MUSEUMS, EXHIBITIONS: The Provincia of Siena and all Tuscany boast a lot of museums known all around the world, where one can find all through the year Renaissance, Mediaeval, Ancient, Etruscan works of art. Moreover, very often, modern and contemporary art exhibitions are organised in the main towns, all easy to get to by car.

MEDIAEVAL TRADITIONS: In the Provincia of Siena, which boasts a millenary history, a lot of mediaeval traditions are still alive: the Palio of Siena, Bravìo delle Botti.

FOOD & WINE: The Villa is set in the very heart of Sienese Chianti, one of the most famous precious-wine-producing areas in the world.

FAIRS AND MARKETS: Weekly Open-Air Market, all Wednesdays, over 500 sellers from everywhere in the Tuscany gather in Siena, about 15 km from the Villa: many of them sell women’s shoes and “Made in Italy” women’s wear.

SHOPPING: At about 1 hour drive from the Villa there are many Outlet of prestigious Italian Brands, where you can buy with discounts up to 60% compared to normal shops. Outlet Val di Chiana Foiano (AR): Cavalli, Ferré, Laura Biagiotti, Versace. Outlet Montevarchi (AR) Loc. Levanella: Prada. Outlet Valdarno (FI) Loc. Leccio-Reggello: Gucci, Giorgio Armani, Ungaro, Valentino, Ferragamo. Outlet Rignano sull'Arno (FI): Fendi, Dolce & Gabbana.

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