Casa Scintilla I is a characteristic apartment surrounded by the vegetation. It sleeps two people. From Casa Scintilla I you will enjoy a pleasant view of the surrounding countryside. Casa Scintilla I is 45 square meters (485 square feet). It features a shared swimming pool, a shared garden, a reserved outdoor area and winter heating.
You will be roughly 8 km (5 miles) from Sorano. You will find the closest restaurant at 500 meters (550 yards). You will reach Casa Scintilla I from the parking area along a short walkway that includes approximately five stairway steps.
To stay at Casa Scintilla I you will need a car. You will be able to park it on the premises, inside the entrance gate.
Casa Scintilla I is one of the holiday homes available in a small complex. Please find a general description of the complex below, and please scroll further down for a description of Casa Scintilla I.
The Scintilla apartments are located in a small complex, surrounded by the green landscape of Sorano, a few steps from Pitigliano and Terme di Saturnia, in the heart of the tuff area of Tuscany. This area is famous for being once inhabited by Etruscans and Romans.
The complex is made up by nine apartments: the landlords live in one of them whereas the other eight apartments are holiday homes. The nine apartments of the complex are divided into four farmhouses. The furnishings are rustic and feature all amenities. Each apartment, built with tuff stones and chestnut wood, has an independent entry.
Amidst the olive trees surrounding the apartments, you may be able to see ducks, donkeys and chickens.
This small village is a good starting point to visit the wonders of the Tuscan Maremma, the Val d' Orcia and the Alta Tuscia area. An ideal place to find out ancient villages, necropolises, the Vie Cave Etrusche (Etruscan streets which are deep channels cut into the rock), famous spas (in Saturnia, Sorano and San Casciano dei Bagni) and first class wines (the white wine of Pitigliano and the red one of Sorano).
The swimming pool is 5 meters (16 feet) large by 8 meters (26 feet) long, 1.5 meters (5 feet) deep. The swimming pool area is equipped with sun umbrellas, sun loungers and an external shower. From the swimming pool you will enjoy a pleasant view of the vegetation. You will share the pool with the other guests staying at the complex. It is open from the beginning of June until mid-September.
The garden is 1500 square meters (16200 square feet) large. It is partly shaded by trees. From the garden you will enjoy a pleasant view of the surrounding countryside. You will share the garden with the other guests staying at the complex. The garden is occasionally crossed by the caretaker in order to reach their accommodations.
You will be able to reach the laundry room from the garden. Here you will find a washing machine at your disposal.
The garden is 20 square meters (215 square feet) large. It is equipped with a table, chairs and a sun umbrella. Here you will also find a barbecue.
The furnishings of the living room are simple. They include a sofa. In the living room you will also find a cooking area. The kitchenette is equipped with a four-burner gas cooker, an electric oven, a refrigerator with freezer and an Italian-style coffee-maker. The dining table can accommodate four guests. From the living room you will be able to enter the garden through a French door. The room has three windows with a view of the swimming pool.
Bedroom with en-suite bathroom
You will be able to enter the bedroom from the living room. It has a matrimonial bed (160 cm/62 inches, wider than a queen-size bed). In this room you will find a television. This bedroom has an en-suite bathroom, equipped with a washbasin, a toilet and a shower.