Monteriggioni Villa Rental Photos and Description
Spend a leisurely holiday in Tuscany at this farmhouse villa rental. On an estate that includes formal Italian gardens and over 500 acres of grounds, you will have plenty of space, including your own wonderful sun terrace! Within easy day-trip distance of Siena and Florence, not to mention little villages like Monteriggioni, this farmhouse in Tuscany provides you with endless opportunities for sightseeing. Of course you can also stay home to relax at this Chianti Tuscany farmhouse, or even take a class in traditional Italian cooking!
(250 hectares) This property in Tuscany, which has been owned by the same family since the 17th century, is part of a 13th century hamlet that includes an old farmhouse, wine cellars, olive oil mills, a carpenter shop, a small church, and stables. The property contains vineyards that produce a wonderful Chianti Classico, olive trees (which produce a tasty extra virgin olive oil), hay fields, and woods. The estate offers a view of rolling hills, the walled town of Monteriggioni, and in the distance, the towers of San Gimignano. Huge cypress trees line the unpaved, 500 meter driveway to the estate entrance. The house is a spacious, rustic country home, independent from the villa, with a shared infinity-edge swimming pool (15m x 7m) and a garden area overlooking the vineyards. A large fig tree provides shade. There is a barbecue area and a table for outdoor dining (seats 12 people), as well as other garden furniture. The friendly and hospitable owners live on the third floor of the villa, and the guardians, as well as other farmers, live on the estate. The owners' dogs have their own enclosed garden; however, they can be heard during their daily walks on the property! Besides this farmhouse (which can accommodate 12 people), there are other properties available for rent on the same Tuscan estate. There is a villa (sleeps 6) and another farmhouse composed to two units that sleep a total of 12. The entire estate can accommodate a total of 32 people. There is ample room for parking on the property. Overall, the house is a perfect retreat for family farmhouse vacations in Italy.
(250 m2/2,690 ft2) The house is furnished with simple antique furniture, terra cotta floors, wooden beamed ceilings, and whitewashed walls. All of the windows provide wonderful views. Ground Floor: This floor has a storage room with a washing machine. First Floor: On the first floor, there are two comfortable sitting rooms with satellite TV and stereo, a dining room that seats twelve people, a fully equipped kitchen, and a bathroom (with shower and tub). Second Floor: On the top floor, there are three double bedrooms, each with two twin-beds. There are three more double bedrooms, each with a canopied double bed. There are also three bathrooms with showers.
Extra Services: The following are listed as an aid for trip planning; the services and prices are approximate and cannot be guaranteed by Rentvillas. All extra services are payable locally in cash. Housekeeping Available: 10 Euro per hour Cooking Lessons Available: 100 Euro per person for a minimum of 4 people and maximum of 6 people Chef Available: 45 Euro per person for a minimum six people; wine not included in price Please Note: All extra services must be requested at time of booking There is an archery range and a bocce ball court at this property