THE GUEST HOUSE. YOUR PERFECT TUSCAN ESCAPE WITH AWE INSPIRING VIEWS

Jennifer Pritchard

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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
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Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

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THE GUEST HOUSE. YOUR PERFECT TUSCAN ESCAPE WITH AWE INSPIRING VIEWS

Seggiano Villa Rental Photos and Description

3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms, sleeps 6

The Guest House is 50 meters from the main house Spazzavento. Recently built in the typical Tuscan style with exposed chestnut beams, terracotta tile floors and modern touches. The property enjoys spectacular views of Mount Amiata to the north, and the medieval village of Seggiano to the south. Olive groves, oak trees, fruit trees, flower beds and lawn areas make up the 4 acres of private land surrounding the property. Your stay includes use of the pool, shared with the 1-family main house. Situated at the rear of the main house, the lovely mosaic pool with outdoor shower echoes the natural contours of the land. This superb 'get away from it all' property is simply charming, offering a unique holiday in one of the least developed areas of Tuscany.

Location: The guest house is surrounded by countryside, peaceful and secluded. However, it is also only a five minute walk down a country road to the medieval hilltop village of Seggiano, where you will find a supermarket, restaurant, bar and ice cream shop. It is located in the 'Montecucco' wine region, using the same highly acclaimed 'Sangiovese' grape grown in the world famous 'Brunello' vineyards of Montalcino, (20 minutes away by car.) The majority of food found in the restaurants and shops is farmed locally; roast meats, fresh pasta, porcini mushrooms and pecorino cheese are particular local favorites. There are plenty of trails for leisurely walks and hikes in all directions.

What is it like?: This gorgeous Guest House, (1,700 sf,) built on 3 levels, with large exposed chestnut beams, stone walls, terracotta and wood floors, features the following rooms. MASTER BEDROOM: queen size bed, walk-in closet, en suite rain shower, bidet, beautiful view of hillside town. 2nd BEDROOM: queen size bed, walk-in closet, soaking tub, bidet, private porch area, lovely valley views. 3rd BEDROOM: full size bed, access to second bathroom adjacent to kitchen with shower, windows on 4 exposures. LAUNDRY ROOM for your convenience. KITCHEN features modern Bosch appliances. The GARDENS are very private, on two elevations with flowers and grassy areas. Beautiful mosaic POOL with hot outdoor shower.

The property is ideal for 2 couples or a family, where everyone can relax, enjoy the breathtaking views, explore the surrounding countryside and charming Tuscan towns. Watch the sun set over the mountains from the terrace. Experience a truly relaxing Tuscan experience.

About the area: The magnificent mountain of AMIATA (1750m) once the sacred mountain to the Etruscans, is perfect for summer picnics and winter skiing. During the season fresh porcini mushrooms grow along the mountain trails. OR try the rejuvenating hot springs, of Bagni Vignoni, Petriolo, and San Fillipo to unwind. Enjoy the local olive oil internationally acclaimed with its very own DOP. The GUEST HOUSE is a wonderful place to relax in between seeing the famous sights of MONTALCINO, SANT ANTIMO, PIENZA, MONTEPULCIANO and SIENA. The area is unspoiled and still a habitat for wild flowers, birds and animals such as boar, porcupine, badger, hare and deer. The Tyrrhenian coast is an hour drive if you want to enjoy a day at the beach; the sand and sea are some of the cleanest in Italy.

More Details
Suitability:
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Jennifer Pritchard

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2004
Speaks french, italian, english
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Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights
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Reviews

5
based on 6 traveler reviews

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The Guest House. Your perfect Tuscan escape with awe inspiring views
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews
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The Guest House. Your perfect Tuscan escape with awe inspiring views
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p12817
+39 0564950660
Seggiano Monte Amiata
5

DREAMLIKE HOLIDAY IN TUSCANY

  • 5 of 5
Our last summer vacation was one of the best we ever had! Certainly, we are not exaggerating by saying that everything was just perfectly fine. The house is a wonderful place to stay - absolutley well furnished and clean. The same applies to the big garden and to the nice pool being the best place to relax and to pass sunny hours. Besides we were so warmly welcomed that it felt like home. We are definietley coming back one day! So we may recommend this guest house to all people loving Tuscany!
  • Submitted: Dec 9, 2013
  • Stayed: Jul 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your great review, I'm very happy that you enjoyed your long holiday (19 days) in the Guest house, and hopefully you will return.....I really enjoyed your delicious biscuits and homemade jam!

Kind regards,

Jennifer
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The Guest House. Your perfect Tuscan escape with awe inspiring views
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p12817
+39 0564950660
Seggiano Monte Amiata
5

VERY BEAUTIFUL ROMANTIC HOUSE WITH A GREAT GARDEN

  • 5 of 5
This spring we stayed with six person (two adults and four older children) two weeks in this beautiful place. We enjoyed it very much even though we had unusual cold weather. The house is very tasteful furnitured. The beds are comfortable. The kitchen has got everything which is needed. The whole place (house and garden with the swimming pool) is extraordinary beautiful and pitoresque. Jennifer is an extremly friendly landlady. She was always there if we had a question or needed help.
Seggiano is a romantic village. Even so it needs some twisting driving to get there it is worthwhile. We and our children simply loved the place.
  • Submitted: Dec 8, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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The Guest House. Your perfect Tuscan escape with awe inspiring views
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p12817
+39 0564950660
Seggiano Monte Amiata
5

BEAUTIFUL GETAWAY

  • 5 of 5
We were two families visiting from Australia and USA and we spent 5 wonderful days in Tuscany in August 2013. The Guest house was exactly what we were looking for - large enough for six and tastefully furnished, with quality appliances and furniture and providing privacy for each of the families. The cupboards were stocked well with cutlery and plates. The property was well positioned - providing both privacy and close proximity to the shops in Seggiano - easy to get to the shops on foot. Plenty of hills around to explore or run and heaps of blackberries alongside the road we enjoyed. While staying at the guest house, we explored Tuscany - beach was about 1.5h away, Florence not too much further, as well as Siena. The main restaurant in the village offered good quality Italian food and served a great tasting rye bread.
Jennifer is a wonderful host - gave us directions to where we wanted to go, suggested good beaches and made sure we had a perfect holiday. Thank you Jennifer!
Other features we loved about this property:
- the beds were big with very comfortable mattresses
- the pool was good size, clean and water temperature was pleasant
- while the weather was warm, almost hot, the house provided good relief from the weather, we did not need air conditioning.
- Wifi was available and with good speed

Overall, I would recommend this house to anyone that is looking for a holiday place that gives quality and comfort, supplemented by picturesque views.
  • Submitted: Dec 4, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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The Guest House. Your perfect Tuscan escape with awe inspiring views
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p12817
+39 0564950660
Seggiano Monte Amiata
5

PERFECT RECREATION

  • 5 of 5
Most important first: we (two couples) had a wonderful time at this well equiped and beautiful guest house. We really enjoyed the view from the balcony (seggiano across the valley), the fantastic landscape and the rest and receation at the nice and clean pool. Lots of good restaurants are just a few car-minutes away and Jennifers recommodations were very helpful.
  • Submitted: Oct 29, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for your review, I hope you will come back it was great meeting you.
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The Guest House. Your perfect Tuscan escape with awe inspiring views
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p12817
+39 0564950660
Seggiano Monte Amiata
5

FABULOUS!

  • 5 of 5
My husband, toddler daughter, and I stayed at the Guest House for a week this August. It was perfect! The house is spacious, incredibly clean/new, comfortable and charming. We were especially impressed by the lovely modern bathrooms and kitchen, and the incredible terrace. The area of Tuscany is idyllic, and Seggiano is the perfect small tuscan village. The food and people are both delightful. Another great amenity is the perfect swimming pool, which provided hours of entertainment for our daughter and relaxation for us. We look forward to returning one day!
  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2011
  • Stayed: Aug 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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The Guest House. Your perfect Tuscan escape with awe inspiring views
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p12817
+39 0564950660
Seggiano Monte Amiata
5

SIMPLY FABULOUS - EINFACH SUPER!

  • 5 of 5
We - a family of five from Potsdam, Germany - stayed at this magnificent guesthouse for a fortnight in July 2012 during what turned out to be a perfect holiday (except that it was waaaay too short, of course). The house is clean, modern, and very well equipped with state-of-the-art appliances, three showers, Sky TV (including ARD and ZDF), etc. The kids absolutely loved having a (well-tended though thankfully not chlorine-soaked) pool to themselves, and Jennifer, the very nice and helpful landlady, even made up for our lack of inflatable toys. The whole place is quiet, even serene actually, and just about ideal if you want to absorb that special Tuscan feeling but stay away from the throngs of other holiday makers. The small town of Seggiano (a short walk down the hill) has a little bar with great coffee and wonderful, authentic Tuscan food (don't be put off by the rather cheap-looking interior!).
Highly recommended - absolut empfehlenswert - and we're definitely going to come back (bit concerned, actually, that after this rave review it'll be constantly booked out ...).
  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
250 Kilometres
Pisa or Rome
Nearest Ferry
200 Kilometres
Livorno
Nearest Train
60 Kilometres
Grosseto/Siena
Nearest Beach
70 Kilometres
Marina Di Grosseto/Punta Ala
Nearest Golf
60 Kilometres
Punta Ala
Car: necessary

MONTE AMIATA, MONTALCINO, PIENZA, MONTEPULCIANO, WINE

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Availability & Rates

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Seggiano Villa Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
Jun 1 2014 - Jun 30 2014
7 night minimum stay
€1,200
 
 
Summer 2
Jul 1 2014 - Aug 31 2014
7 night minimum stay
€1,500
 
 
September
Sep 1 2014 - Sep 30 2014
7 night minimum stay
€1,200
 
 
Mid Season
Oct 1 2014 - Dec 31 2014
7 night minimum stay
€1,000
 

Additional information about rental rates

1/3 of the payment first as as a booking desposit.
Notes Any changes to the quoted currency must be specifically agreed in advance with the owner/advertiser. There will also be a 300 euro deposit paid on arrival for breakages and deductibles.
5 nights minimum stay.

For stays less than a week 100 euros cleaning should be added.
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Amenities

Seggiano Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 170 m²
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Romantic
General:
  • Internet
  • Wood Stove
  • Iron & Board
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Freezer
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Oven
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master - toilet , shower , bidet , Toilet/Bidet
    Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom - toilet , shower , bidet , toilet/Bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom - 1 double
  • 2 large doubles, 1 double.
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Toys
  • Stereo ...
  • DVD Player
  • CD Player
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Barbecue
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • skiing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • cycling
Notes:
Outside - West facing terrace with 'al fresco’ furniture. Swimming pool with hot shower, sunbeds and poolside furniture.
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