Description:Villa “Chianti “, famous for its amazing view, is a luxury villa for rent located on the top of the hill at 300 meters above sea level, perfect for holidays, wedding receptions and garden parties.
The Villa has been completely renowed and refurbished, in the recent years, according to an elegant and classic Tuscany style.
The house is closed to the ancient medieval site of Gaville Castle, just 15 minute from Greve in Chianti town and Figline Valdarno and 40 minute form to the cities of Florence, Siena and Arezzo, just the real heart of Tuscany.
The Villa is totally independent, there are any other residences nearby and it remains completely separated from the owner's residence, but rather close to it for any needs and questions.
The villa, surrounded by olive groves, extending on 2 floors/levels for totally 200 sqm, overlooks a large private garden composed by several yards, porches, terraces and green areas and flowers, where everyone can find his ideal place to relax and enjoy the countryside, its smells and charm.
The villa is conceived for 6 people (6 adults and a maximum of 2 children in addiction), but can be suitable for up to 7 adults.
The property is accessible via a private country road that immediately allows to dominate the view of all the surrounding hills and valleys. The villa is accessed by a private and independent gate. Terraces, garden, parking and pool are available for exclusive use of guests.
The house is equipped with satellite TV, wifi internet, central heating, dishwasher, washing machine, refrigerator, oven and microwave, gas stove, wood oven and barbecue.
Guests have exclusive use of the villa as well as the private garden, the parking inside and, only on request, of the swimming pool.
The ground floor is composed of 5 rooms: a living room, a kitchen, a laundry room, a small office and a bathroom.
Coming from the garden and passing through double French windows it is possible to enter the living room furnished with a sofa and comfortable armchairs, TV and a rich collection of children toys and books available for use.
The dining room, located on the right, has a large table which can host up to 14 guests.
Close to the living room and near the doorway, there is a small office with a desk and a reading area.
On the ground floor there is a laundry room facility with a washing machine, ironing area, a large fridge and a freezer.
On the other side of the laundry, you can find the kitchen that is equipped with stove, oven, microwave, dishwasher and a confortable table for breakfast for 8 guests. From the kitchen you can access the yard with all the necessary for lunch and dinner outside and a barbecue area. Close to the kitchen there is a wood-fired oven which is fantastic for cooking pizzas and typical Tuscan dishes and it will be possible to use it with the assistance of the owners.
There is a bathroom with a shower on the ground floor.
A stone staircase, with a wonderful artistic wrought iron banister decorated with branches and leaves, permits to access the first floor.
The first floor is composed of 6 rooms: 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a square terrace furnished of relaxing facilities. All rooms have a wonderful view on the countryside.
The “Blue bedroom" has a queen-size bed and an en-suite bathroom with a sink, toilet and shower.
The “Red bedroom" has two single large size beds, but they became a confortable queen-sized bed on request.
The “Roses’ bedroom" has a queen-size bed.
The “Poppy’s bedroom" has a double single bed wonderful for teenagers. This room has the access to a shaded and cool terrace, enjoyable expecially in the morning.
The other bathroom on the floor has a large sink, toilet and shower.
The "Blu bedroom" and the “Red bedroom" are big enought to guest a third single bed for an adult or a little bed for children.
The pool is surrounded by olive trees and it is bordered by a grove of oak trees belonging to the property.
The pool dimension is 50 sqm (5m×10m). It has a confortable underwater seats, with massaging water jets, perfect for relaxing, reading or enjoing a drink, while refreshing in the water.
Solarium area, extended for 160 sqm, is furnished of relaxing facilities and it is paved in travertine. Thank to the panorama it is a wonderful area for cocktail.
The garden, extended for about 450 sqm, presents several outside dining spaces as well as several porches for relaxion.
The owners, Mario and Daniela, have moved here from Florence over 40 years ago and have decorated the garden and the villa with tipical Florentine taste and elegance. Main villa’s and garden’s fornitures are designed by the owner and are realized by local wrought iron and ceramic artists. Most of the pictures that decorate all the rooms represents ancient and modern images of Florence realized by famous and historic illustrators like Zocchi and Alinari.
The owners' passion for trees and flowers, expecially ancient roses, have made unique the garden surrounding the villa, that is full of uncommon plants. The property is also dominated by an ancient cypress, today reported as monumental tree of Italian forests. The surrounding estate includes 6 hectares, populated by wild pheasants, hares, squirrels and deers.
From the olive groves the owners produce a delicious oil considered one of the most fine of the countryside around.
Villa is the perfect base for your visit in Tuscany. The location is great for day trips to Florence, Greve in Chianti, Gaiole, Radda, Siena, San Gimignano, Volterra, Monteriggioni, Pienza, Arezzo and Cortona and all historical and artistic sities in Valdarno.
The villa is few minutes far from the A1 motorway and 18 minutes by train from Figline to Florence.
Close to the villa there are many famous restaurants and places to taste typical Chianti wine like Greve in Chianti or Radda in Chianti.
Other places of interest really close to the house and activities:
o Sting's famous mansion "Il Palagio" and the exclusive shop of organic products (wine, oil, honey, etc.)
o Guided tour with driver from the Villa or with an Italian lifestyle tutor, for a special visit of the most significant places in Chianti, customized on your desires.
o Guided tour of Firenze, to discover what you have never seen before!
o Morning cooking class with the renowned Chef Claudio of the “Torre Guelfa” Restaurant, available on request.
o Cooking class to learn traditional Tuscany dishes.
o Personal shopper in Florence and at the Luxury Outlet“The Mall” (https://www.themall.it/en/outlet-italy/homepage.html) combined with SPA treatment.
o Hair SPA treatment: hair stylist directly at home .
o “Giant Adventure park” in Pratolino (Florence) for children and teenager.
o The seat and cellar of the renowed and prize-winner wine producer "Carpineto": were to know, taste, and buy some of the best tuscany wines; guided tours include a visit to the vinification cellars, oak ageing cellars and bottling rooms.
o "The Mall", the exclusive outlet for shopping top brands.
o Horse Ranch "Vecchio Texas", if you like riding and to discover new routes in the Tuscan Country.
o If you like Golf… "Golf Club Ugolino" of Florence is located in Impruneta, just 20 minute from the Villa. It used the natural contours of the Chianti slopes to produce an outstanding course, threaded through the indigenous vines, olive trees, maritime pines and broom. And for beginners it is possible to attend some lessons to Minigolf San Cipriano, just 10 minutes from the Villa.
o Panoramic roads and wild paths for Mountainbike riders. You can go directly to the shop and choose the bikes you prefer or they can bring them directly to the Villa, according to your height.
o All kind of typical tuscan restaurants are close to the Villa and we can organize for hosts a wonderful evening with driver from the Villa.
o Tennis courts, game fishing lake, jogging, bio food and much more.
o The church "Pieve di San Romolo", located near the villa, is a superb example of middle age romanic church, erected in 1007 d.C. In the rooms of the church's rectory is located the Museum of the folk civilization ("Museo della Civiltà Contadina"), with a collection of tools and furnishings of the ancient times, together with an old stone oil mill and other items of our past.
POLICIES AND SERVICES
Pool open from 1 May to 30 September
To be paid with the rent amount to the arrival:
- Final Cleaning (mandatory): 150.00€ (weekly)
- Accomodation Tax (1,50 euro for person over 12 years old for the first 7 days).
- Refundable security deposit in cash (mandatory): 500.00€
Included in the rental price:
- Bed Linen and Towels (initial set)
- Bed linen and towels (weekly changed)
- Internet Wifi
- Baby cot
Not included in the rental price and to be paid on the spot:
- Maid service (on request): to be arranged with the owner
- Cook (on request): to be arranged with the owner
- Additional bed: 100 €/week
- Type: House
- Bed type: Single bed / Double bed
- Persons: 7
- Bedrooms: 4
- Bathrooms: 3
- Min. stay: 7 days
- Price weekly: From 1.750 €
- Deposit: 500.00 €
- Check-in: 16:00
- Check-out: 09:30
- Country: Italy
- City: TUSCANY_Florence And Its Surrounding
- Terms of cancellation: rigid
- Final cleaning: € 150.00