True Tuscan Heaven in an Antique Hamlet on an Historical Wine Estate(0 Reviews)
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- Minimum stay:7 nights
- Property type:Farmhouse
- Pets considered:Yes
- Wheel chair accessible:N/A
About the Property
8 bedrooms with 4 baths in an antique hamlet setting with private pool and a/c
This luxury location in Tuscany is much more than a farmhouse villa, and is ideal for your holiday in the province of Siena. No roads or traffic noises will disturb your holiday in the oasis of Borgo Castelrotto. The surrounding romantic landscape of Val d’Orcia is a mix of natural woodland and delightful rural views, with pastures, vineyards and olive trees, the symbol of Siena, that give excellent local Tuscan products such as wine, cheese, and extra virgin olive oil. There are great paths for walking, hiking, jogging or horseback riding nearby.
Villa Argante refers to the main house and requests to add the small cottage can be made by email.
Member since: 2012
- 450 m²
- Vacation Rental
- Catering Available
- Breakfast - Booking Possible
- Dinner - Booking Possible
- Private Chef
- Children Welcome
- Limited Accessibility
Bedrooms: 8 Bedrooms, Sleeps 15, Beds for 15
- There are 4 double bedrooms with euro size king mattresses (160 cm x 195 cm) and 3 single bed rooms that can also be made up as double beds and the 4th has a single bed with a couch which is not an adult. In the separate dependance, or cottage, there are 2 double bedrooms, one with a euro king and one with single beds that be separate or made up as a double. The small separate cottage is available at an additional cost. ...moreless
Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms
- Our Villa is rented on a self catering basis, however a Breakfast buffet can be done upon request. There is 1 euro per day tourist tax per adult to be settled in cash upon arrival. We offer a 'Find a Full Fridge Upon Arrival' service at a very small surcharge. Dinner service with chef in the villa can be arranged. We can suggest other activities to do in the area such as horseback riding or hot air ballooning. Wine tasting and tour in our historical cantina in english and italian. Day excursions can be arranged by our concierge service for restaurants and activity suggestions upon request....moreless
- Away From It All
- Tourist Attractions
- Health/Beauty Spa
- Winery Tours
Local Services & Businesses
- Massage Therapist
- Medical Services
- Bird Watching
- Eco Tourism
- Horseback Riding
- Outlet Shopping
- Scenic Drives
- Sight Seeing
- Wildlife Viewing
Sports & Adventure Activities
- Hot Air Ballooning
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Seating for 16 people
- Air Conditioning:
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided:
- Living Room:
- Coffee Maker:
- Dishes & Utensils:
- Lanai / Gazebo:
- Lawn / Garden
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Christmas and New Year
Dec 23 - Jan 9, 2017
7 night min stay
Jun 24 - Jul 31, 2017
7 night min stay
Aug 1 - Aug 31, 2017
7 night min stay
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay
Additional information about rental rates
- Tourist tax per day $1.05
- Refundable Damage Deposit $526.99
the garden cottage is an option for your rental and accommodates up to 4 persons.
This has a weekly cost of 1300 euros in the summer and air-conditioning usage is calculated according to consumption
Owner's cancellation policy:
50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Buonconvento is the nearest village and offers all the necessary services, as well as some excellent restaurants. It is also part of the exclusively chosen hamlets throughout Italy know as 'most beautiful villages in Italy.'
The surrounding area offers the best of the real Tuscany , away from the crowded places. In a few minutes you get to Pienza, Montalcino, Val D'Orcia, San Gimignano, Montepulciano , Siena, or Florence..Every day is a new discovery by car, such as the day trip to St. Antimo-definitely a special retreat.
Year Purchased: 1900
About the owner: This property is part of the organic wine farm of Castelnuovo Tancredi, and this hamlet where the Villa Argante is, was renovated about 10 years ago. Every year we make improvements to keep it comfortable for our guests. This should be your home away from home and we will try to do everything to make your stay with us as memorable as possibile. On the estate, which encompasses over 600 hectares of this territory, we grow grapes for our organic wine production, organic cereals such as wheat and barley, and maintain the animal reserve where we have reeboks, pheasants, hare and wild boar. I am a sommelier master level and love to talk about our wine production to eager listeners and wine lovers.
Why the Owner Chose Buonconvento SI, Italy:
FOR ITS LEISURE AND LANDMARKS Villa Argante is surrounded by the stunning landscape of the Orcia Valley in this still quite unknown area of Tuscany, where you can visit typical old towns and villages as well as famous monuments, or practice many sports and leisure activities. We will be happy to assist you with information and directions to make your stay with us more enjoyable. Here are a few suggestions to enjoy your holiday in Tuscany: For those who love sport and adventures, between Siena and the Chianti area, in the beautiful Val D’Orcia or near Mount Amiata, there are Horse-riding schools and centers,Hot-air balloons,Mountain bike itineraries with a wine tasting included, some of them are particularly known among lovers of this sport, such as “L’Eroica”, a tour along the track of the famous vintage bicycle competition, held in October every year. For those who seek tranquility and relax, or love the contemplation and spirituality plunged in the inspiring Tuscan environment, we suggest these activities: Trekking on the antique Francigena way, Visit the town of Pienza and take a trip to the magic atmosphere of Italian Renaissance, Easy day excursions to Montalcino, and other hilltop towns of Tuscany, or play a round of Golf
The Unique Benefits at this Farmhouse:
Annabelle Moseley says it so perfectly in "A Tuscan Countryside": "Drive as a passenger through Tuscany, and even if you squint or fall asleep, but catch brief glances, through curtained blinks, still you will see rows of green and cream-yellow fields, vineyards, grey crooked branches pointing to the soil like rows of gnarled , arthritic fingers poised above piano keys. You'll catch the green guard of cypress trees, thin as pipe cleaners, straight as hard-backed chairs. Farmhouses, roofed in rust and terra-cotta, bodied in hazel hues, paths that meander through the fields like sienna colored snakes among the wheat fields and olive groves.Hills will always interrupt the valleys-bends will surprise roads, and even in winter, fields are crowded with the sleep of sunflowers waiting for August!" This will be your absolute favorite vacation of all, and we guarantee that you won't want to leave!
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One of the living rooms in the main villa
the large living room
one fo the two kitchen
One of the twin bedrooms
A double bedroom
a twin bedoom
one of the outdoor dining area
Our museum room that we use for large dinners or events, or indoor dining
our pool and its view
one of the magnificent views from the farmhouse
An aerial view of the villa and the cottage /dependance which is also available
Our vineyards nearby to the villa
Our outdoor pergola that can accommodate everyone!
one of the living rooms
One of the master bathrooms
one of the double bedrooms
enjoy a glass of wine on one of the outdoor patios
one of the shower bathrooms
Farm tools on display in our museum room used for large groups and meals
The entrance road to the Villa Argante
This is Tuscany
have a splash in our pool
the internal garden
at the bottom of the staircase....
This listing was first published here in 2015.
Date last modified - Friday, December 02, 2016
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