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Spectacular villa in the town of Cortona with private pool and amazing views

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 2,152 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Sleeps up to 6 guests in classy interiors, beautiful furniture and wide gardens

Awarded as one of the prettiest and most comfortable villas in Tuscany, Villa Calcinaio with its private swimming pool stands proudly in Cortona and offers amazing views over the Chiana Valley as well as the Church of "Santa Maria delle Grazie al Calcinaio", from which the name of the property derives from. Chosen in the years by artists, painters and writers as a privileged retreat, the villa has been carefully renovated and beautifully enriched, with antique furniture and stylish touches to provide unforgettable holidays season after season.

This air-conditioned villa is set over 2 floors. On the ground floor there are a beautiful lounge (with sofas, satellite tv, wi-fi internet connection), a separate fully equipped kitchen with dining area, a bedroom with a single bed, a further passage-way room with a sofa-bed providing direct access to the garden and a large bathroom with jacuzzi bath. Upstairs there are 2 attractively fusnished bedrooms (air-conditioned) with beamed ceiling (a double and a twin) and a shower room with hydromassage shower. The upper level can be reached both using the internal staircase or directly from the outside for additional privacy.

Outside Villa Calcinaio offers to its guests extensive private gardens, beautifully mantained and carefully furnished with sunbeds, table/chairs for al-fresco dining and parasols. The private pool, available from the beginning of April until the end of October, is set in a panoramic position and enjoys beautiful views over the garden and the surrounding hills. It also features hydromassage jets and a waterfall feature for extra relaxation.

More Details

Property Manager
Posarelli Villas
Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, italian, swedish, greek, finnish
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
August 22, 2017

Amenities

Cortona Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 2152 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Town
  • Village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , jetted tub , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , jetted tub , bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 1 twin/ single
    Lounge - 1 sleep sofa /futon
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Excellent! 4.6/5 -
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Spectacular villa in the town of Cortona with private pool and amazing views
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Review for stay from 06 May 2017 to 06 May 2017

  • 5 of 5

Es war ein richtig schöner Urlaub mit wunderschöner Aussicht und sehr gemütlicher Einrichtung. Ein Ort an den wir uns gerne erinnern und mit Sicherheit zurückkommen werden!

  • Submitted: May 25, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Posarelli Villas
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Review for stay from 06 May 2017 to 06 May 2017

  • 5 of 5

Villa graziosissima, con un bel giardino e una panoramica vista sulla vallata. Comunicazione con l’agenzia veloce e senza intoppi.

Consigliata!

  • Submitted: May 24, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: Posarelli Villas
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Review for stay from 15 April 2017 to 06 May 2017

  • 5 of 5

The villa was located perfectly for us! It was very comfortable and had everything we needed. Enrico was very accommodating when we had questions, responding quickly! I would recommend this property and would stay there again! We were there 3 weeks and the time flew by! The only thing I would say, is notice the mirror across the street coming out of the drive way and use it!

  • Submitted: May 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: Posarelli Villas
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Review for stay from 08 October 2016 to 15 October 2016

  • 5 of 5

Charming home and lovely gardens with a convenient location. Would highly recommend this home. A little piece of paradise.

  • Submitted: Oct 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: Posarelli Villas
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Review for stay from 26 September 2016 to 03 October 2016

  • 4 of 5

We called Villa Calcinaio our "little farm house." The house is hidden just above the Santa Maria delle Grazie ala Calcinaio Church which in itself is beautiful to view specially at night when it is lit up. Enric was a charming host and easy to reach by phone or text. It is possible to talk to Cortona from the house, but there are so many other villages to visit that I strongly suggest a car. The living room is small, barely large enough for four adults. I would not suggest this home for 3 adult couples. It would be a great rental for children as there is a large stone fenced yard with a small square pool.

  • Submitted: Oct 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: Posarelli Villas
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Good location for Cortona, Camucia, Castilion di Lago, Pergo.

  • 3 of 5

Lotsa of room and hot water. Nice view.

Enrico the manager of the property very helpful and responded quickly to our needs.

Close to Strata so a lot of traffic noise during the day.

Like any villa in the country ants, spiders, centipedes and scorpions are present but with regular sweeping and mopping of floors along with spray/vapour plug ins they can be kept at a minimum.

Keep track of your electrical usage by reading meter every couple days as it can get very expensive ...up to €18/day.

Would stay there again.

Patrick and Laurie

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Cortona
Nearest Train
2 Kilometres
Camucia
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Cortona

Cortona is one of the prettiest and most unspoilt gems in Tuscany. Beautifully located on a verdant hillside overlooking the Chiana Valley, Cortona is famous for its beautiful center with brick-built houses and excellent restaurants. Enjoy an evening walk through the alleys, or simply admire the glorious views from one of the many bars while drinking a glass of red wine: all the authentic charme of Tuscany can be found here. As in the age of Etruscans during the 8th Century b.C., when it was firstly founded, Cortona still boosts a perfect location to explore the most beautiful areas of Tuscany, Umbria and Latium. You can easily reach Siena, Florence, Arezzo Rome, Perugia, or the Trasimeno Lake for sunbathing and swimming. Our villa is located just 1km away from Cortona, allowing you to be close enough to the city yet to have quiet and privacy.

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Notes

  • Local Tax: 2 € per person/per day for the first 4 days of stay (not applicable to children under 12 years).

    The weekly rate for linen change applies only to stays longer than a week.

    Arrival between 16:00 and 19:00
    Departure between 08:00 and 10:00

    Pool open from 16 April to 15 October

    Not included in the rental price and to be paid on the spot:
    Final Cleaning (mandatory): 130.00€
    Maid service (on request): 15.00€ per hour
    Refundable security deposit in cash (mandatory): 300.00€
    Electricity (mandatory): 0.40€ per kWh
    Heating: 4.15€ per cubic meter
    Wood (on request): 0.20€ per kg
    Babycot (on request): 45.00€ per week
    Tourist tax (mandatory): 2.00€ per person per day

    Included in the rental price:
    Bed Linen and Towels (initial set)
    Internet Wifi