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Alfredo Leonardini

Member since: 2004
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Speaks: english, spanish, italian

Typical Tuscan top hill countryside pictoreque farm houses - Casa Lanciotto

Bedrooms 5
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights

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Terricciola House Rental Photos and Description

5 bedroom, 3 bathrooms, sleep 9 - 2 bedroom,1 bathroom, sleep 4

Set In the heart of Tuscany countryside, at the top of a hill, overlooking vineyards and olive groves. A group of typical farmhouses, once home of the local farmers and now completely restored maintaining the Tuscan rustic feel.

From the houses, the gardens and the patios the “postcard like” view is absolutely breathtaking: Borgo Fajani is the south facing part of Casanova, a small and quiet country hamlet. It is the perfect location for days of relaxation as well as an excellent base for exploring the region. Tuscany’s main towns are within close proximity: San Gimignano, Pisa, Florence Lucca and Siena are all within a 40 miles distance, as well as the seaside which his only 30 miles away. Tirrenia Golf Club is just 40 minutes driving far.

Details for Casa Lanciotto 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, 3 Bathrooms

CASA LANCIOTTO built in late 1.700 ,and totally renewed, is fully furnished with antiques. The farm house has 5 very comfortable bedrooms (3 doubles, 1 single and 1 twins) , a large living room with fireplace, a wide kitchen with balcony, a family bathroom with bathtub and two more bathrooms with shower-enclosure.

The house enjoys the exclusive use of a terrace for special 'al fresco' dining.

  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Alfredo Leonardini (Owner)
Member since: 2004
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Speaks: english, spanish, italian


Excellent! 4.4/5 -
(32 traveler reviews)
Casa Lanciotto
average rating of 4.4375 based on 32 reviews

Most Extraordinary Experience

  • 5 of 5

We haven't stopped gushing about our stay at Borgo Fajani! Our restored farmhouse had all of the old-world charm and the new-world comforts we needed. We rose to the sounds of birds, dined on fresh eggs and cheese from the shop down the road, and soaked in the spectacular views of vineyards, olive trees and rolling hills. The house was not only well-equipped, but cool and comfortable in the hot summer heat.

As others have written, this is the perfect location to explore other sights. We took day trips to Pisa, Lucca, Siena, and Florence. But the days we enjoyed most were probably those close to our home base. We attended the wine festival in Terricciola and tasted at local wineries. Alfredo gave us some wonderful visiting tips (do read his booklet of recommendations) and we thoroughly enjoyed dining at the restaurant within the hamlet.

Don't hesitate to book. It's simply wonderful.

  • Submitted: Jul 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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Outstanding property

  • 4 of 5

I cannot say enough about how lovely this property is. We were a party of 4 including 2 teenage girls. There was something for everyone.

Peace and tranquillity for the adults and shopping and excitement in Florence for the girls .Fantastic views from every window and a charming little restaurant just a few steps away. Alfredo was always available and so helpful.Nothing was a problem for him . We hope to return !

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fantastic views and good location

  • 3 of 5

Did have cold showers every day unfortunately, but apart from that, the accommodation was lovely.

  • Submitted: May 5, 2016
  • Stayed: Apr 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So sorry sor the cold showers, but if I knew it at once maybe I couuld have fix it once.
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The perfect place for a great vacation

  • 5 of 5

Borgo Fajani is the perfect place for vacation.

We arrived to Borgo Fajani for the second time after a break of 10 years to find again a great place to stay.

Casanova is a very small village that combines all the needed ingredients for vacation in Tuscany:

Quiet, nature, beautiful scenery, vineyards, cheese, olive oil and it is close to all attractions.

Borgo Fajani offers apartments for couples as well as for families.

The Il Signorino is a beautiful apartment with a view that usually exists only on postcards.

The house is very clean and the swimming pool is being cared of and maintained daily.

Alfredo is a great host giving a lot of attention to his guests. A great guide for the region with special tips, always available when help is needed, very reliable and a real friend.

The last thing we did before we left, was to book our summer vacation in the Borgo Fajani for the next summer.

5 stars is the maximum we can give here, if we could, it would be even more.

  • Submitted: Dec 11, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
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That's what dreams are made of!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I and a couple of friends spent three weeks in October at the Il Signorino villa. Our decision to pick that location among the hundreds of others available in Tuscany was based in a large part on the reviews that we read right here on this very same page. "This is too good to be true" was our first reaction. But every morning when we woke up and looked out the window, we had to pinch ourselves to make sure we weren't dreaming. Because it felt absolutely like a dream! Think of the breathtaking rolling hills, the amazing sunrise, the friendly locals, the fascinating surrounding towns, It's got it all. Not to mention the wines! The property is kept very clean. Every morning, you could see Alfredo, the owner, cleaning the pool meticulously, even though the weather was a bit on the cool side when we were there and was therefore hardly used. "I want it to look nice on your pictures", Alfredo said. After reading all the reviews written so far on Borgo Farjani, it's hard to find anything new to add. All I can say is that it's all true. I know, I was there!

  • Submitted: Nov 29, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
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  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at this quaint villa in a small town, only an hour drive to Florence. The views were amazing and the owner, Alfredo is a very kind and thoughtful man. He was available to answer all questions and help in any way. The home was clean and heat worked well as needed. The pool was clean and ready for use. I would stay here again. Centrally located for day trips all over Tuscany.

  • Submitted: Nov 21, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
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Nearest Airport
35 Kilometres
'G. Galilei' Pisa Airport
Nearest Ferry
32 Kilometres
Nearest Train
35 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
18 Kilometres
Fi-Pi-Li freeway
Nearest Beach
45 Kilometres
Car: recommended

Right in Casanova hamlet -two minutes walking from Borgo Fajani farm houses- it is possible to get every day fresh organic milk, cheeses, eggs, olive oil, honey, fruit juice, wine and fresh home made bread.

Borgo Fajani lays on the “Strada del Vino”, a route linking the main wine producing farms and caves of “Alta Valdera”, an area known for its excellent wines set on the Tuscan 'Colline Pisane'.

At your arrival you'll find a updated note with all the 'tips' to enjoy the surroundings: restaurants, wineries, caves, shops, country fairs, events and so on.

Other Activities: Golf: 40 minutes far


Rates & Availability

Terricciola House Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Jul 2 2016 - Aug 26 2016
7 night minimum stay
Aug 27 2016 - Sep 30 2016
4 night minimum stay
Oct 1 2016 - Nov 26 2016
3 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $56

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Terricciola House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house (terraced)
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 170 m²
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Sunbed
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom - toilet , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , bidet
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom - 1 queen
    Bedroom - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 5 - 1 twin/ single
  • 3 doubles, 1 twins, 1 single
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Terrace
  • 9 garden chairs
  • 9 beach chairs
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Outdoor Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
-WI-FI internet connection. -In the house : all soaps and things for cleaning (dishes, kitchen, etc.) and rubbish-bags -Maid service on demand. Cook service on demand. -Mountain-bikes are available for free.

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