Stia Cottage Rental Photos and Description
Little cottage situated on the remains of the castle walls
Enjoy the beauty and peace of the ancient hamlet of Porciano with its stone paved walkways, centuries old church and breathtaking views.Situated in the shadow of the castle of Porciano and lovingly restored and decorated by the castle owner, the cottage is the perfect place from which to explore the natural and artistic treasures of Tuscany and the Casentino Valley.
This cottage is located on a property with other cottages and a castle. This cottage has two bedrooms and two baths, living/dining area with fireplace and a complete kitchen.
- Events Allowed
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- Minimum Age Limit for Renters
- pets considered
- wheelchair inaccessible
About Ron Wells
Martha Specht Corsi is the daughter of George and Flaminia Specht, who restored the Castle. Flaminia and Martha throughout the years organized many cultural events in Porciano to attract quality tourism to the Casentino Valley and Martha continues to do so. Martha has hosted lectures, seminars, concerts, Dante readings, as well as theater productions. These events are held in Dante’s Hall or on the lovely grounds in front of the Castle.
She has particular interest in hosting groups of artists, writers, journalists or history and art buffs in Porciano. It is possible to organize lectures by university professors and experts in various fields.
Ron Wells purchased this cottage in 1800
Why Ron Wells chose Stia
An excellent location for day trips to Florence, Arezzo, La Verna and beyond- yet spending the evening in a relaxing setting .
What makes this cottage unique
Beautiful vistas, quiet, very comfortable and private. Cleaning services , tourist information and day trip planning, and evening meal preparation if requested.Staff speaks English, Spanish and Italian.