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Prestigious apartments in wine estate! Sea and city of art a few kilometers away - Unità 3278944 - Appartamento Malvasia

Bedrooms 2
Space 1,184 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 - 4 nights



Unità 3278944 - Appartamento Malvasia

Bright and spacious apartment on the first floor of the house in 1740.

Characterized by the blue color that occurs in all environments.

110 square meters, finely furnished with attention to modern comfort but with attention to the ancient character recalled pieces of period furniture.

The living room and the kitchen have views of the sea, while the bedrooms overlook the vineyards and hills.

The apartment sleeps up to 6 people, with four beds and a sofa bed in the living room.

The spacious living room and the extension table can accommodate up to 10 seats.

The apartment has a fireplace in the living room, air conditioning, wi-fi, satellite tv, jacuzzi.

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About the property

Relaxation for the family in the wine estate, strategic position, all the comforts

It is very rare nowadays to spend, as in the Pakravan Papi Estate, a holiday in absolute peace within a property now known for the production of fine wines and in a unique naturalistic context, with an exceptional view on the coast, which offers complete serenity for the whole family, without giving up any kind of comfort.

The apartments of our structure are obtained in two houses dating back to the year 1740, first to be built at the behest of the Grand Duke on the heights of the Val di Cecina.

The residence is located on the top of a hill 7 km from the sea, with exceptional views of 20 km of coastline and an unspoiled landscape of Mediterranean vegetation, olive groves and vineyards, located on the edge of a state reserve.

The beaches of Cecina mare, Vada and Castiglioncello are easily reachable in about 10-15 minutes.

The international airport of Pisa is 40 minutes away.

The "Cecina Nord" entrance of the A12 motorway can be reached in 10 minutes.

Attention: the last 3 km of road are on dirt road, passable by almost all types of vehicles but not recommended for cars with very low set up.

Our property is born as a winery, now known on the national and international scene, with wines that boast many awards.

We wanted to make the company sustainable energy. The electricity is produced by a wind generator of 25 Kw that, thanks to good wind site, provides electricity required.

The winter heating and hot water are provided by a boiler that, in addition to the solar panels, using, as a fuel, the pruning of the screws (about 90. 000 plants).

The two houses have been restored respecting the original grand-ducal architecture and consist of 5 apartments of 55 sqm finely furnished, recovered with a conservative restoration, with a double bedroom and single bed in addition, sofa bed in the living room for a total of 4 beds, bathroom with shower, large living kitchen, air conditioning, wi-fi.

Two more apartments with mezzanine and single bed in the double bedroom, a double sofa bed in the living room, can accommodate up to 4 people.

Freely available to guests, a swimming pool with panoramic sea views, outdoor relaxation area, tennis, cycling, playground, barbecue area.

Nearby, selected traditional restaurants and centers of sporting and bathing activities.

Opportunity to participate for free in the visit of our wine cellar followed by wine tasting organized once a week.

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Chiara Papi
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, french, spanish, italian
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Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
March 18, 2018

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Riparbella Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • farmhouse
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1184 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:30 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • - toilet , shower , bidet
    - toilet , combination tub/shower , jetted tub , bidet
  • En suite to the master bedroom, equipped with Jacuzzi, washbasin cabinet with doors and roof, hairdryer. Second bathroom with shower, washbasin with doors and roof.
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • - 2 twin/ single
    - 1 double
  • Spacious master bedroom, bedroom with casettone and practical wardrobe. Viista hills and vineyards.
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 6 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • arboretum
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
The Pakravan Papi Estate will help you find your way around selected restaurants in the area and on recommended sports and seaside facilities. Ask at reception for information and advice on tourist activities and sports in the area. Our property is located in a strategic position to visit the most important art cities of Tuscany and its small ancient villages, historical and cultural heritage too of world value. We are available to show you the itineraries that best meet your needs.


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average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews

Beautiful appartment, beautiful location

  • 5 of 5

When we drove up to the hill the first time to the property, we were amazed and suprised by the beautiful villa and the magnificent view. The appartement is perfect: spacious, clean, new, well equiped kitchen, very good beds, luxurues bathrooms and again, amazing views tot the see and the hills from all windows. It's very quiet and a little bit ''faraway", but we loved it and by car you can reach the highway and beach in 15 minutes.

The swimming pool we will miss the most - again perfect, spacious, clean, beautifully situated on the nice venue. The owners are friendly, helpful and proud of the place they created theirselves (which we can totally imagine).

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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It's the place that you'll never want to leave

  • 5 of 5

I can guarantee that this place will not disappoint. It is everything the owners said it would be and more. Everything from the hospitality of the family that owns it to facilities available for you to use are top notch. Centrally located to plenty of places to visit and things to see. Great restaurants nearby or very nice kitchen with everything you can think of if you choose to stay in. Admittedly our plans changed the minute we arrived, the serenity of Pakraven-Papi drew us in and we decided to enjoy a little more time on the grounds instead of fighting crowds and searching for parking in some of the larger/popular Italian cities. Be sure and plan to stay here awhile. Next time I book it, it will be a day of sightseeing followed by a day of rest on the grounds. Cannot say enough great things about this place, hands down the best place we rented on my families European vacation! A huge thank you to Chiara, Animeh and their wonderful family and staff.

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your very encouraging review. We enjoyed having you. You and your family have been the best of guests, five stars to you in return. You will get a great welcome next time you come, as we hope you will! Chiara sends her warm regards and so do I, Amineh
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A magnificent Tuscan vacation apartment

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was spacious, immaculate, well-equipped, and in a quiet hilltop location. They have thought of everything, and in a very tasteful manner. The rooms were stylish and the beds were very comfortable. It was a treat to find breakfast fixings in the fridge; the kitchen was modern and appliances easy to use -- it even had a dishwasher. Laundry facilities were a few steps away, along with outdoor grills. We were not able to enjoy the pool or tennis court but they were pristine. Plenty of terraces to just sit and enjoy the surroundings, and it was lovely to walk around the property. Access to expressways and main roads is nearby. Our view included the Mediterranean Sea as well as vineyards, olive tree groves, and breathtaking sunsets! The owner Amineh is a gracious and thoughtful hostess, multilingual and gave us a tour of the winery; staff member Giacomo was attentive and extremely helpful, always available if needed and providing suggestions for shopping, restaurants and sightseeing. The estate wines are exceptional! A very good value. We enjoyed a luxurious and wonderful stay!

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2015
  • Stayed: September 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Toskanischer Traum

  • 5 of 5

Wir (2 Kinder, 2 Erwachsene, 1 Hund) waren zum zweiten Mal hier. Es war wie beim ersten Mal ein perfekter Urlaub. Traumhafte, ruhige Lage mit wunderbarem Blick über Meer & Hinterland. Das Appartment ist sehr gut ausgestattet, die Anlage traumhaft - einschließlich Tennisplatz und Barbecue Platz. Die Gastgeber sind sehr freundlich und umsichtig. Der Weg zur Tenuta ist ein nicht befestigter Schotterweg aber für die Lage lohnt sich der Weg! Wir werden sicherlich sehr gerne wieder kommen!

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Wunderschöne Tage bei Tenuta Pakravan Papi

  • 5 of 5

Wir haben eben einen wunderschönen Urlaub verbracht:

+ traumhafte Lage auf einem Hügel (ca. 200m Seehöhe) mit Panoramablick auf Küste, Meer und vorgelagerte Inseln (Capraia, Elba, bei guter Sicht sogar Korsika)

+ schöne, gepflegte, gut ausgestattete Anlage mit Riesen-Pool

+ sehr nette und gastfreundliche Eigentümerin, gleiches gilt für das Personal

+ Willkommenspaket für das 1. Frühstück im Kühlschrank, je 1 Flasche Rot- bzw. Weißwein vom Gut

+ Führung im Weinkeller und Weinverkostung der am Gut hergestellten Weiß- und Rotweine

+ am Abend bzw. in der Nacht selbst im Juli angenehme Temperatur 20-25 Grad, sodaß wir die Klimaanlage kaum eingeschalten haben

Einzige erwähnenswerte Nachteile waren die Sand-/Schotterstraße zum Gut und die instabile WLAN-Verbindung - das konnte unseren ausgezeichneten Gesamteindruck aber keinesfalls trüben.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Simply the best!

  • 5 of 5

One of the most beautiful views in whole tuscany! We loved the stunning pool and enjoyed the tennis court. The apartement was perfectly clean and in a standard we have never seen in italy before. Our landlords couldn't have been more friendly and welcoming. They looked after us like we were friends. A perfect spot for a vacation! Thank you very much! We are planing to come again.

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much, we were really glad to have you at Pakravan Papi and pleased to hear that you enjoied your stay. We are looking forward to welcome you again!
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Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
Pisa. L'aeroporto di Pisa dista 45 minuti
Nearest Ferry
55 Kilometres
Porto di Livorno, 45 minuti in auto
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Bibbona, 20 minuti in auto
Nearest Train
10 Kilometres
Cecina, 15 minuti
Nearest Motorway
12 Kilometres
A12 Genova-Roma ingresso Rosignano, 15 minuti
Nearest Restaurant
1.4 Kilometres
Raggiungibile a piedi in 10 minuti
Nearest Ski
166 Kilometres
Monte Amiata, 2 ore circa
Nearest Beach
11 Kilometres
Cecina Le Gorette, 15 minuti in auto
Car: necessary

The farm of the Pakravan Papi Estate is located in a haven of peace on the edge of a state nature reserve. 3 km of dirt road through the woods make up the last stretch of the path to reach the property.

The enchanting ancient villages of the surrounding hills are just a few kilometers away, as well as the sea and the small towns of Cecina, Rosignano and Castiglioncello, pleasant seaside resorts where you can find any kind of service and sporting and recreational activities, both day and night, enjoy the rich Tuscan food and wine tradition in the restaurants of the area, and then find, returning to the Estate, all the tranquility and freedom of a holiday in contact with nature and tradition.

At 20 minutes from the Etruscan ruins of Populonia, 40 minutes 'drive from Pisa and Volterra, 1 hour 30 from Florence and Siena: the strategic geographical position of the Estate Pakravan Papi offers the opportunity to visit in a day the major cities' art in Tuscany, destination of world tourism.


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