Casa Sambuco is a characteristic two-story apartment surrounded by meadows and by green hills. It sleeps three people. From Casa Sambuco you will enjoy a spectacular view of the Chianti hills and of the greenery. Casa Sambuco is 50 square meters (540 square feet). It features a shared swimming pool, a shared garden, a reserved outdoor area and winter heating.
You will be roughly 10 km (6.2 miles) from Greve in Chianti, where you will find restaurants and shops. You will find the closest restaurant at 800 meters (880 yards) and a grocery store at 8 km (roughly 5 miles).
To stay at Casa Sambuco you will need a car. You will be able to park it in a reserved parking space. Please note that access to Casa Sambuco is along an 800-meter (half-a-mile) unpaved road.
Casa Sambuco is one of the holiday homes available in a small complex (you can find these holiday homes on this website). Please find a general description of the complex below, and please scroll further down for a description of Casa Sambuco.
Casa Santolina and Casa Sambuco are part of an ancient farming estate, built in stone, and situated in the hills between Florence and Siena.
You will be in the hills at an altitude of 500 meters (about 1640 feet),30 km (about 18 miles) from Florence and 50 km (about 31 miles) from Siena, in the heart of the region in which the world-famous Chianti Classico wines are produced.
You will be in the open countryside, and your neighbors will be wild boars and deer, but you will also be at the center of a region rich with history and art. You will have many ancient villages and castles to visit, and will be able to take your pick of numerous small trattorias where you can taste the marvelous cuisine of Tuscany, accompanied by the region’s excellent wines.
Around your house, you will see gently-rolling hills, covered with grapevines and olive trees. Here, your children will be able to run around all day enjoying the nature that surrounds them, while you relax in a peaceful atmosphere, taking deep breaths of the clean, floral-perfumed air.
The houses are part of an historic agricultural estate of about 20 hectares (about 49 acres), the principal product of which is extra-virgin olive oil. On the estate, you will be able to buy this oil, as well as wine and other agricultural products.
You will arrive at the farm, after you leave the paved roadway, by passing along an unpaved stretch of private road.
The swimming pool is 5 meters (16 feet) large by 10 meters (33 feet) long. The swimming pool area is equipped with a table, chairs and sun umbrellas. From the swimming pool you will enjoy a fascinating view of the Chianti hills. You will share the pool with the other guests staying at the complex. It is open from the beginning of June until mid-September.
The terrace is 50 square meters (540 square feet) large. It is equipped with tables, chairs and sun umbrellas. From the terrace you will enjoy a thrilling view of the Chianti hills and of the greenery. You will share the terrace with the other guests staying at the complex.
The garden is 500 square meters (5380 square feet) large. It is equipped with tables, chairs and sun umbrellas. Here you will also find a portable barbecue. From the garden you will enjoy a wonderful view of the Chianti hills and of the greenery. You will share the garden with the other guests staying at the complex.
In the garden there will be a reserved area for your own exclusive use. The garden is equipped with a table, chairs and a sun umbrella. From the garden you will enjoy a nice view of the surrounding countryside and of the hills.
Entrance LevelLiving Room
The furnishings of the living room are rural and characteristic of the Tuscan house. The furnishings include a divan bed for one guest. There is a nice fireplace made of bricks. In the living room you will also find a cooking area. The kitchenette is equipped with a three-burner gas cooker, an electric oven, a small refrigerator without freezer, a microwave oven and an Italian-style coffee-maker. The dining table can accommodate three guests. In this room you will find a satellite television (local channels). From the living room you will be able to enter the terrace through a French door. The room has a window with a view of the garden.
Bottom LevelBedroom with en-suite bathroom
You will be able to enter the bedroom from the living room along a spiral staircase, going down 11 steps. The bedroom has a wrought iron matrimonial bed (160 cm/62 inches, wider than a queen-size bed). From the bedroom you will be able to enter the garden through a French door. The room has a window with a view of the garden. This bedroom has an en-suite bathroom, equipped with a washbasin, a toilet and a fully enclosed shower.