Villa Castiglio is situated in the heart of Chianti. It is a small village by the incomparable beauty of the hilly countryside, but is also near the characteristic town of Radda. From the Villa it is easy to reach the art cities of Florence and Siena , as well as medieval villages, castles, churches, “badies” and monasteries, all of which make for a fantastic itinerary in an area dominated by vineyards and wineries, olive groves and woods. All this makes Chianti absolutely unique.
The main attraction of the villa is it‟s medieval tower. The inside of the tower has been reconstructed and set up as a wine bar where the guests can relax with a drink whilst enjoying the magnificent countryside.
The villa has a splendid heated pool with a gazebo from which you can enjoy the view and relax.
The owners of the villa produce very good wine and offer the possibility of wine-tasting and visits to the winery. In the garden of the villa there is also a playground for children and a shady patio perfect for breakfast and meals in the open air. Amongst the other services offered by the villa is a well- equipped gym and a wellness area with hydromassage and sauna where you can relax and spoil yourself.
Your stay in the villa can be made even more interesting with cooking lessons which are organized by the staff in the professional kitchen
Nearest village…Radda in Chianti…1,5kms. Supermarket…3 kms. Train station…Montevarchi…20kms.
In Radda you can find shops, restaurants, supermarket, bank and pharmacy.
All the most important Tuscan and Umbrian cities are 2/3 hours drive. (Lucca, Pisa, Volterra, Arezzo, Cortona, Urbino, Perugia, Assisi, Orvieto, Pienza, Montepulciano, San Gimignano, Vinci, Certaldo….) not to mention the infinite number of villages, medieval and Renaissance castles…..all within 20 kms..
The interior design of the villa is fresh and contemporary; the furnishings are essential, modern and comfortable with large windows giving light to the various zones. …..all united by the stone walls, beamed ceilings and parquet floors. All the bedrooms have ensuite bathrooms.
Villa Castiglio is a place where the local traditions and the fascination of the countryside are accompanied by exquisite hospitality and extreme courtesy. Everything about the villa makes for a small, perfect world where the guest can forget the frenzy of modern, daily life, losing himself amongst the vineyards, olive groves and the extraordinary atmosphere of the Tuscan hills.
Completely surrounded with splendid views over the countryside, the villa has a gym, Turkish bath and playground for children.
It is extremely suitable for all ages and taste.
It is situated in the Chianti region, world famous for its food, wine and exceptional countryside.
There is a big dining table under a shaded pergola and the swimming pool is surrounded by padded chairs and sunbeds.
The rooms are spacious and cool, with delightful areas for get togethers.
The gym is in a the basement.
The professional kitchen has an exceptional range of equipment and there are many places for eating together, inside and out.
In a perfect balance between rustic and modern, it unites the size of a stately home with an elegant and chic style.
The 360 degrees views are magnificent and there are a great number of places in the garden from which to admire them. Imagine looking at the night sky between the hearth and the olive trees or waking up in a cool, high ceilinged bedroom, opening the curtains and drinking in the view of
rolling countryside and forests from the window.
Lounge room with two divans, fire place, dining table for 8, terrace with garden. Kitchen, completely equipped professional kitchen, 4 fire gas stove, electric plate with 2 fires, terrace with dining table for 8.
Guest bathroom, with shower, sink and wc Studio, with divan bed 2 double bedroom, wardrobe, TV and safe 2 bathrooms with shower and bidet
Gym, with weights, cyclette, equipment e for yoga, TV.
Wellness center, with Turkish bath, sauna, shower and sink
Bathroom with shower and sink.
Double bed, not convertible, wardrobe, chairs and TV, ensuite bathroom with shower, bidet, wc and
Second bedroom, as above
4 double bedrooms with not convertible into singles.
6 bathrooms, 4 ensuite
1 guest bathroom
The owner is happy to offer free a welcome dinner on the guests‟ arrival.
Fire wood is provided by the owner
The guests may not use the laundry. This is organized by the house keeper.
The overseer is available 5 hours per day. He can also cook for the guests and remain longer if necessary. This service is available on request and on payment.
It is possible to buy wine form the Tenuta di Carleone winery.
Swimming pool, 10 mts from the villa, 12×5, depth 1.40/2.00 mts, from May to September, with sun beds, sun umbrellas. No chlorine
The garden is fenced
Road is not asphalted
Free WI-FI, heating and air conditioning in all the rooms, floor heating and AC, two fireplaces, heated pool, iron and ironing table, clothes-dryer, hair dryer in each bathroom, fridge with ice maker plus another ice maker, fully equipped kitchen (microwave, dishwasher, oven, filter coffee machine, courtesy line, outdoor furniture, stunning views, home automation, fire extinguisher, emergency first aid kit, stereo HI FI Bluetooth, pet not allowed, alarm system, mosquito screens, smoking not permitted in the house, Private parking for 5 cars, uncovered, BBQ, Dishwasher., Bed and bathroom linen and pool towels, EV recharge point
WHAT IS INCLUDED:
– Exclusive use of the rented Villa
– buffet breakfast to be served indoor or outdoor.
– coffee, tap drinking water
– maid service included (5hrs/6 days per week).
– wi-fi connection
– linen and pool towels change 2x weekly ( we will attend the guest, to save water.
– daily bath towel change
– laundry room (at your own risk)
– fire wood
– garden and pool maintenance
-Family style dinner cooked by chef with one assistant – 2 light courses, 1 bottle white wine
-Wine tasting is included with 3 wines in our wine cellar.
WHAT IS NOT INCLUDED:
The following services are not included, but available on request and need to be paid directly to our
team by cash or via credit card:
– additional maid service, laundry and ironing (20,-Eur/Hour; 27,-Eur on Sundays)
– additional linen, towel changes (20,-Eur/Hour; 27,-Eur on Sundays)
– cooking services and additional waiter (20,-Eur/Hour; 27,-Eur on Sundays) – cooking, wine tasting,
cooking class, pizza party, barbecue, baby-sitting, aperitive and grocery shopping, etc.
– pool heating (50,- Eur/day)
– tourist tax (2,- Eur/day)
– shopping service (depends on your wish list)
– transfer (from or to Airport 150,- Eur/; to dinner, sightseeing, city tour, etc. 3,- Eur/km)
The prices are exc. VAT.
Tips are not included in the rental price, nor are they mandatory. However, tips are very well
welcome and appreciated.
Optional extra costs:
600kW of electricity per week is included in the price. All electricity use above this limit is charged according to consumption. The heating is powered by electricity and is therefore charged in the same way.
No extra cost for heating the pool in June July and August. € 50 /day remains for the other months. Please request this in your booking.
A security deposit in value of 3.000, – Euros (three thousand Euros) / week shall be held on your credit card following a pre-authorization procedure (unless indicated differently) or by means of a bank transfer paid at the latest days before arrival date. The security deposit covers possible damages or loss at the Property. Such amount will be released by bank transfer within 7 (seven) working days after departure if no damages occurred during the stay. If you paid by credit card,
please note that we will need your bank details.
The deposit can be used for the extra costs or extra services, not included in the villa price.
ARRIVAL & DEPARTURE TIMES
Arrival is normally scheduled on Saturday between 3:30 pm and 8:00 pm (unless indicated differently).
Departure is normally scheduled on Saturday until 10:00 am.
- Guests: 10
- Amenities: Air Conditioning, Bathroom essentials, BBQ, Bedroom comforts, Dishwasher, Fireplace, Fitness room, Free parking, Garden, Hair dryer, Housekeeper, Oven, Pool, Sauna, Wi-Fi
- View: Radda in Chianti: villa in a magnificent countryside with amazing view of Chianti
- Categories: Countryside, Family Holidays, Luxury Villas, Tuscany
- Location: Chianti Area, Siena, Tuscany
- Bedrooms: 6
- Bathrooms: 6