Villa il Gallo is a magnificent home in the countryside near Pistoia. It has a private pool and is surrounded by a 45 acre park with olives groves, fruit trees and relaxing walks in the greenery.
The villa is situated at one and a half kilometers from the small town of Casalguidi, in handy distance from the principal art centres such as Florence, Pisa, Lucca and Pistoia as well as the famous seaside resorts in Versilia, such as Forte dei Marmi and Viareggio.
When you arrive at the villa you have the feeling of being in a really unique place: the colours, the light, the perfumes, the olive groves. It is a really magic place for both body and spirit. The external space has been divided into various areas which offer guests the possibility of relaxing in complete privacy.
You are able to dine together in the shade of a gazebo, also using the BBQ at the rear of the villa.
The pool (12 x5,6 m with a minimum depth of 1,4m and maximum 1,5m) is enclosed and has a changeing room, fridge, toilet and outside solar shower. It is in a panoramic position with sunbeds, umbrellas etc. together with a lounge area where it is possible to organize a sunset aperitive and take in the beautiful view.
The garden is extremely well cared for with aromatic plants and rose gardens.It has been well thought out, and one can feel completely at home it is a mixture of atmosphere, colours and furnishings all with one aim….to create a place where you can really feel “good”!
ACCOMMODATION Next to the lounge there is a bathroom (with shower) and the staircase which leads to the balcony, where there is air conditioning and a double bed. Distances. AMENITIES/FEATURES Top- High minimun stay 7 – Saturday to Saturday Included in the rental price: -Welcome basket with a light dinner, continental breakfast and fruit (stuffs for 1 day) -Final cleaning (obligatory) …250.00€
The villa, 450 square metres.
From the main entrance on the ground floor you enter a spacious lounge with direct access through sliding glass doors onto the verandah which looks out over the surrounding countryside.
This lounge is furnished in a classical style, refined but comfortable, with divans, fireplace, piano, elegant carpets, dining table…..with air conditioning. This is a perfect place to get together, with no time table to respect, no noise to disturb total silence and relax.
There is also a second living area furnished in rustic furniture with armchairs, fireplace and dining table and chairs……a very warm, cosy area.
Next to this there is a fully equipped kitchen (electric stove, microwave, wooden stove, dishwasher, fridge, freezer and wooden table), laundry with washer and drier.
The sleeping zone: comfortable bedrooms with air conditioning, beams and pastel-coloured walls. One double bedroom with ensuite bathroom with shower; another double bedroom with ensuite bathroom with shower and bath……this room opens onto the outside. This leads to another bedroom with two single beds.
It is accessible from the inside as well as from the outside.
Kitchen with 4 fire stove, oven, fridge and freezer, dishwasher).
Lounge room with kitchen area, fireplace (usable) and piano.
Double bedroom with bathroom with shower and bath, 2 single bed room (which can be made into a double
bed), double bedroom with bathroom with shower.
All the bedrooms have AC.
Casalguidi, with all sorts of shops at 1,5kms. Pistoia at 12kms. Montecatini Terme (famous thermal spas) at 22kms. Golf Club at 15/25 kms. Collodi (the birthplace of Pinocchio…with park) at 35 kms. Lucca at 48kms. Florence at 46kms. Pisa at 65kms. Viareggio (Tuscan coast) at 90kms, San Gimignano at 90kms. Siena at 110kms. Cinque Terre 150 kms. Bus km. 1km. Railway station at Pistoia 5kms, entrance to the autostrada at 10kms.
Piano, dryer, ADSL Wireless Internet connection, cot, high chair, mosquito screens on all windows, air conditioning in all bedrooms and lounge areas, fireplace in lounge, iron and ironing table, hairdryers in all bathrooms, dishwasher, microwave, coffee machines, moka, American coffee machine, oven, water boiler, fridge, toaster, blender, fruit juicer, courtesy line, bath robes and slippers in each bathroom, BBQ with coal, outdoor furniture, al fresco dining, stunning views, pizza oven in kitchen, fire extinguisher, Tv sat.!DVD player, 3 covered parking, small pet allowed on request.
Other seasonability minimum stay 5 – Arrival any date
-Welcome aperitive with snacks
-2 hours of midweek cleaning plus the bathrooms’ linen change
-Pool and garden maintenance
-Electricity is included up to 300kw.
-Air conditioning is included in the price.
Experience has shown us that a total, weekly consumption of electricity, including AC, does not exceed 300 kw . Obviously, a careful use of AC is advised: (a) to turn it off when the house is not occupied, (b) to close windows and doors when the AC is on.
If the total consumption is between 320/330kw nothing will be charged, otherwise all the kw over 300 will be charged at the cost of 0,60 per kw.
Not included in the rental price, to be paid on site in cash.
-Extra domestic help on request…15.00€ per hour.
-Security deposit , in cash, obligatory (500.00€)–
-Central heating…4.15 € per cubic metre.
-Arrival time….between 15.00 and 19.00
-Checkout…..between 08.00 and 10.00
The swimming pool is open from the 1st May to 30th September.
Next to the lounge there is a bathroom (with shower) and the staircase which leads to the balcony, where there is air conditioning and a double bed.
Top- High minimun stay 7 – Saturday to Saturday
Included in the rental price:
-Welcome basket with a light dinner, continental breakfast and fruit (stuffs for 1 day)
-Final cleaning (obligatory) …250.00€
- Guests: 14
- Amenities: Air Conditioning, Bathroom essentials, BBQ, Bedroom comforts, Dryer, Espresso Machine, Free parking, Fully equipped kitchen, Garden, Hair dryer, Oven, Separate waste collection, Swimming Pool, Terrace, Tv-sat
- View: Tuscany, Casalguidi (Pistoia): Villa with swimming in the green countryside in the outskirts of Pistoia and has a splendid panoramic position over the Florentine plain.
- Size: 450m²
- Categories: Countryside, Family Holidays, Tuscany
- Location: Pistoia, Tuscany
- Bedrooms: 7
- Bathrooms: 5