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Walking distance to town, super panoramic with private pool and garden,Wifi, AC

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 2,152 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Beds / 3 Baths Private pool & garden with large views.15 min to San Gimignano

4 bedroom / 3 bathroom freestanding villa walking distance to town with shops and restaurants. From the pool (7m x 14m; Depth: 1.4m) and garden for your exclusive use the views stretches as far as eye can see over the valley. Plenty of sunbeds and umbrellas are available for you to enjoy the sunny days at your villa. Closer to the kitchen is also found a covered pergola equipped for outdoor dining (with lights) for your panoramic meals.

The villa is immersed in a peaceful setting but it is not remote and it's within easy access to the main sites in Tuscany and walking distance to shops/restaurants. Although your villa enjoys complete privacy, there are a couple of neighboring homes: our Summer home and another one inhabited by quiet local residents.

Air conditioned, Wifi internet are some of the modern features at the villa.

The garden is wide and private and the pool has a kids section where water is shallow. For your al fresco meals we placed a pergola with lights where to enjoy the magnificent sunsets.

Technical description

Ground Floor

- Verandah with a beautiful large wooded table and living area from where to enjoy great views of the garden and pool. From here there is a door to the kitchen and also to the garden.

- Kitchen with air conditioning, gas hobs, fridge and freezer, dishwasher, full oven, water kettle, table and chairs. Door to the outside and door to the verandah. A flight of stairs (spiral) leads to the first floor.

- 1 bathroom with shower and washing machine (accessed from the outside and located just by the verandah)

First Floor is accessed internally from the kitchen (spiral staircase) or via the external staircase.

- Living area with TV (Italian channels) and double sofa bed

- 4 bedrooms with screens, air conditioning and panoramic views:

2 with doubel beds + 1 with two single/joinable beds + 1 smaller bedroom with a single bed (on request we can add a folding bed / not possible to be double bed as one bed is lower)

- 2 bathrooms with showers

Previous guests enjoyed the spacious interiors and loved the verandah. We do our best to contribute making your holiday memorable with a tailor made villa book that you'll receive with your booking confirmation and where you'll find many ideas for exploring and enriching your Tuscan experience.

More Details

Owner
Fondelli Family
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english, french, italian, French is basic
Calendar last updated:
October 14, 2017

About Fondelli Family

The villa has always been in our family and we are very proud of sharing our piece of heaven with guests from all over the world! We are meeting you on arrival and be of assistance in case of need. Our personal assistants that are fluent in English will help us with your enquiries but you are booking directly with us. Clients will receive a detailed villa book that contains lots of interesting suggestions about the area and we are happy to help you reserve restaurants, services in general.

Fondelli Family purchased this villa in 1990

Why Fondelli Family chose Val d'Elsa

Casa Tosca is a truly home so a recurrent statement from previous guests is that has got everything to make it a real home.

Other common statements are:

- Great location: not isolated but so private and tranquil

- Amazing views

- Ideally placed walking distance to restaurants and shops (need to walk up a medium steep hill)

- Excellent for exploring main sights in Tuscany within easy drive (paved road all the way to the villa)

- Spacious and bright interiors: the villa is on two floors for total of over 250sqm

-Superbly equipped kitchen also for families and long stays

- Cleanliness and maintenance of a 5 star hotel

- Friendly owners and great local assistance in case of need

- Villa Book with genuine up to date local infos to enhance your stay

- Children friendly: baby pool and equipment (cot and highchair) in case of need

What makes this villa unique

With our guests we share the same opinion about the encopassing views, location and we truly love to meet people from all over the world!

Amenities

Montaione 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: 8
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , First floor adjacent to the bedrooms
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , First floor adjacent to the bedrooms
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , Ground floor adjacent to the verandah (accessed outside)
  • Bath 1 with shower Bath 2 with shower Bath 3 with shower (this is on ground floor accessed from the verandah)
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double , First floor
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , First floor
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , First floor: 2 single joinable beds on request
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single , First floor: this is a single room that can become twin doub
  • Bedroom 1: double bed Bedroom 2: double bed Bedroom 3: two single joinable beds Bedroom 4: 1 single bed (on request we can add a bed to make it double)
Entertainment:
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
Notes:
Our villa is suited to all needs because it is located in a tranquil area near to the town which is good for those not wanting an isolated place. It is so quiet and private that gives you the feel of a rural place. Ideal for day trips to the main sights in Tuscany but yet so beautiful with uplifting views it would be hard to draw away! The interiors are comfortable and we highly prize cleanliness. The kitchen is well equipped for longer stays and those enjoying cooking. On request you may have a cooking class or a traditional dinner at the villa. Enquiry for details.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Walking distance to town, super panoramic with private pool and garden,Wifi, AC
average rating of 4.8333335 based on 12 reviews
5

Beautiful Villas

  • 5 of 5

Lovely, quite and very clean property. large pool which has the most spectacular views. Made to feel very welcome, and nothing was too much trouble for the Fondelli family. Thank you !!!!

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Beyond our imagination wonderful!!!

  • 5 of 5

A little of our hearts are still there! The beautiful home was so perfect for our family (we have 6 kids). Monica was always available to help. We loved hiking the huge driveway hitting the "Casa Tosca sign" and running back down the hill. Groceries were close by, the home was so clean and filled with everything you could need. My kids say "we miss Casa Tosca!"

  • Submitted: Aug 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Beautiful Views

  • 4 of 5

Beautifully clean Villa with fabulous views of the Tuscan hills. Lovely large swimming pool. The Villa is well equipped for eating in with plenty of crockery, glasses etc. The only negative is the lack of comfortable outside seating to enjoy an evening relaxing, there were two chairs when the villa sleeps 8. We would also have liked to have had a safe to lock up our valuables. It is a very step climb up to the village particularly with temperatures reaching 35 degrees. It is walkable but you will be sweaty when you reach the top, not ideal when going out in the evening for a meal. Also beware of the mosquitoes!

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Almost perfect

  • 4 of 5

Casa Tosca really is a great location in the heart of Tuscany. The interior is perfect, as well as the view, the garden and the pool.

I rate it with 4 instead of 5 stars, as the music/noise coming from the Montaione night club is very loud, disturbing the ones who sleep in the rooms towards it.

  • Submitted: Jun 20, 2017
  • Stayed: Jun 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

excellent villa with lovely views of countryside

  • 5 of 5

Excellent villa and well equipped clean and well maintained. Would highly recommend as we are considering renting again next year but for a longer holiday as we were only there for 5 nights whilst my daughter attended a wedding in Florence. Family and Serena lovely and very helpful. You will enjoy.

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
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House with a wonderful view, excellent location!

  • 5 of 5

Casa Tosca is a very beautiful and well equipped house, with all the comfort you need. It was perfectly clean and the owners are extremely kind.They gave us all the information we needed and grandpa

Tosco brought us several times homemade wine, olive oil and passata.

We never had such a big pool en a wonderful view over the valley.The location is very quiet but within walking distance to the village, where you can find shops and restaurants.Towns as Pisa, Firenze, Lucca,

Sienna etc... are easy to reach by car. We would recommend this property to our friends. We hope to come back!

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Map

Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
Pisa
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Kilometres
Montaione
Nearest Ferry
80 Kilometres
Livorno
Nearest Golf
11 Kilometres
Castelfalfi
Nearest Train
10 Kilometres
Castelfiorentino
Nearest Motorway
22 Kilometres
San Miniato
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Kilometres
Montaione
Nearest Beach
90 Kilometres
Viareggio Forte dei Marmi
Car: recommended

We are in the wine producing area of Chianti where it is possible to visit the wineries and do wine and olive oil tastings. Our location is so central to explore the main sites in Tuscany within 1 hour drive: Siena, Florence, Lucca, Pisa while San Gimignano and Volterra (20 min away). The pretty ancient village of Montaione is walking distance (5 minutes - steep walk uphill) where there are restaurants and supermarkets. If you are traveling with kids, we have a selection of places to visit in the area: dinasors' park, Pinocchio park, restaurants with live animals... We have prepared a villa book full of ideas for you.

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $353.48
Stay tax $1.18 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 12 years.

Included in the price:
• Bills (excluding air condition and heating – see details below)
• Weekly full change of linen and refresh cleaning (for multiple weeks)
• Change of bath towels mid stay for stays less than two weeks
• Final cleaning
• Washing machine in the villa
• WiFi connection (good to check email and searching the internet but not for downloading)
• Local assistance in case of emergency
• Villa book with lots of useful suggestions on the area

NOT included and payable in cash in resort:
Mandatory:
• Security damage deposit of 300Euro (Refunded at check out if no damage)
• Tourist tax: 1 Euro per person (over 12 years old) for the first 6 days. Payable in cash at the check in

On request:
• Air Conditioning (bedrooms and the kitchen) Meter reading at check in/out.
• Heating. Meter reading at check in / out.
• Extra cleaning 15Euro/hour, minimum 3hours

Cancellation Charges:
• Up to 30days before arrival only the deposit is due
• Within 29 days the full amount is due

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.