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Farmhouse apartment with swimming pool and sensational views

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 1,184 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleep 4 plus 2 (mezzanine)

The apartment has been carefully restored, in keeping with its original character and to create harmony between the exterior and interior. It has a large kitchen/living/dining area with open fireplace. There are views of the countryside from every window, a tranquil and peaceful ambiance.

The farmhouse has been attentively restored. : The farmhouse apartment has been attentively restored with original material to maintain its character. Natural stone such as travertine and marble in bathrooms. Handmade terracotta floor tiles.

Postion on a hilltop, with farms surrounding.: Position amongst the countryside surrounded by olive groves. Spectacular views towards Siena and Monte Amiata (highest mountain in Tuscany). Traditional Tuscan landscape with rolling hills and cypress trees.

Friendly locals, farms where can buy eggs, wine...:

More Details

Property Manager
Carmela Angela Ricciardello
Member since: 2004
Speaks: english, german, italian, info@sicilianexperience.com
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
November 11, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

Once again we spend a wonderful time here. We don't really know how often we stayed here. but we know we will come back. We had a wonderful Christmas in Cavoni. And where it could it be better to start the New Year as here.

And we had some nice guess, cats, cats, cats. Last year there only were 3 but this year....And we enjoyed everyone of them!

Thank you for all. We are looking forward to coming back
Jan 2015
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Amenities

Asciano Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1184 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom - 1 queen
  • 1 double, 1 twin/double, 1 sleeping gallery
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Housekeeping
  • Private Chef
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
Notes:
The apartment has 2 bedrooms one which can be used as a twin, and also a mezzanine floor with 2 single beds. Separate laundry and storage facilities available. Bath towels and linen provided. Books and sightseeing information available in the apartment. The swimming pool is opened from beginning of June to end September early October weather permitting.

Reviews

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Farmhouse apartment with swimming pool and sensational views
average rating of 4.7272725 based on 42 reviews
Destin, Fla.
4

Gorgeous setting in the heart of Tuscany.

  • 4 of 5

Of the many Agriturismo's we've stayed at over the years, none can compare to the views at Podere Cavoni.

The spacious common area hosted many memorable meals, made possible by the well equipped kitchen.

Navigating the road to the Agriturismo does take some getting used to, but the peace and serenity make it worth the journey.

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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5

The Pictures Don't Do It Justice

  • 5 of 5

This is an amazingly comfortable apartment in an idyllic setting that is the very essence of what those who've never been there might imagine the Tuscan Hills to be like. It's conveniently located to three principal wine centers: Chianti Classico, Montepulciano's Vino Nobile, and Montalcino's Brunello. Each is about an hour's drive. (Yes, you need a car because it's a ways away from everything, down a gravel road at the end of the trip.) We were two couples who stayed in this spacious rental. We had welcoming home made pastries and olive oil (!) when we arrived. I just cannot say enough good about it. If is up a flight of stairs, so if that's an issue, this might not be for you. Other than that, I can't say enough good about this place. (Oh, and the cats are very friendly.)

  • Submitted: Oct 3, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful setting, amazing location, wonderful holiday

  • 5 of 5

Beautiful setting, amazing location, wonderful holiday.

  • Submitted: Jul 1, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Breathtaking !!!

  • 5 of 5

Every view outside each window was a masterful painting. We could not stop taking photos. The apartment was perfect for my wife and I. We stayed for a week which gave us enough time to travel each day to a different city / town in the Siena region. The pool was just being opened for the season the day before we left but we could imagine ourselves lounging poolside with a great bottle of vino enjoying the view, clean air and sounds of silence.

  • Submitted: May 16, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Kailua,Hawaii,USA
5

Sensational Surroundings

  • 5 of 5

The view from the hilltop house is wonderful in all directions and all hours. From sunrise to sunset, there are constant photo ops. Even at night, far off twinkling and shimmering city lights enchant. The setting is serene and the house is spacious and sumptuous. It was a pleasure living there, and to come home every day and enjoy the beauty, inside and out. There was an abundance of good ideas, information, maps, and books about the area and for reading pleasure in the house. We adjusted our original daily destination plans as we found and learned about the many enjoyable experiences close to ”home”. We felt fortunate to be a part of that life for awhile.

  • Submitted: Nov 26, 2016
  • Stayed: October 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic place to stay

  • 5 of 5

A beautifully restored apartment in a traditional Tuscan farmhouse, surrounded by stunning panoramic views on all sides. A peaceful and relaxing place with a large shared pool. The apartment is very well equipped, clean and comfortable.

We loved sitting in the pretty garden watching the wildlife and the sun setting over Siena.

There is so much to explore in the surrounding area - wonderful scenery, beautiful Tuscan towns, a wealth of art and architecture and delicious food.

Can't wait to return.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
120 Kilometres
Pisa
Nearest Barpub
10 Kilometres
Asciano
Nearest Ferry
140 Kilometres
Livorno
Nearest Golf
100 Kilometres
Greve
Nearest Train
7 Kilometres
Arbia
Nearest Motorway
45 Kilometres
Sinalunga - Val Di Chiana A1
Nearest Restaurant
6 Kilometres
Pievina
Car: necessary

The apartment is located in the Crete Senesi, 15kms south-west of Siena. It has extensive undisturbed views across the Tuscan countryside and to the skyline of Siena. Shopping at Taverne D'Arbia 7km or the medieval town Asciano 10kms. Only 30km from the wine area of Montalcino where the famous Brunello wine is produced. Rapolano Terme (thermal baths) 18kms; southern Chianti area 15kms.

The area is not touristy, you will find yourself surrounded by local farmers and people from local towns that visiting the countryside on the weekend.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $35.44

Above price up to 4 people cost of Euro 50 for extra beds
Price includes linen, gas, electricity and final cleaning. FREE WI-FI
Heating is not included in the above price. Meter is provided for reading amount of gas used when heating is on. Charge for gas is at local rate Euro 4.50 per cubic metre
Swimming pool opened from 1st June to mid to end of September.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.