|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
4.5-bedroom villa for max. 6 persons, about 120 square meters living room with sofa, fireplace, open dining room, separate kitchen, stairs to the mezzanine with 2 single beds. Door to the bedroom wing with double bedroom and 2-bedroom, 2 bathrooms with shower / WC / bidet, partially covered garden terrace.
This large country house Francesca lies about 4 km outside of town in a deep, very well-landscaped grounds on the road, the part of the former "Via Francigena" (Via Francigena) was. A former farmhouse has been lovingly restored by the new owners. Shops in town, two restaurants nearby (500 m), as well as small grocery shop with basic necessities.
It has its own driveway with electric gates, a very large, well-kept garden with terrace and. Garden furniture, barbecue, swimming pool (12 x 9 m) with sun loungers and parasols, gated parking.
The villa Francesca is beautiful and comfortable with the terracotta floors or tiles, telephone (with charge meter), satellite TV, washing machine, separate kitchen with dishwasher, coffee machine, gas central heating. The decor is tasteful with great attention to detail and reflects the high level of the house.
Gambassi Terme - small resort in the heart of Tuscany
Gambassi Terme is located in the rolling hills of the Val d'Elsa, surrounded by lush forests and is located in the center of the triangle of the most historically significant cities of Tuscany: Florence, Siena, Pisa; each about 50-60 km; San Gimignano is only about 20 km away, Volterra 25 km, to Montaione about 10 km. This cute little place Gambassi was only in 1977 raised to the spa town due to its thermal spring Pillo and now bears the name "terms" (= Bad). The water of Pillo is salt-soda-sulfate-alkali and erdhaltig and is particularly suitable for diseases of the digestive system, as well as Katharren, inflammation, spasms, chronic. Gastritis, gall bladder u. V.m .. The spa is located in a beautiful park with exotic plants and sometimes centuries old trees on a hill and is open with his drinking hall, lounge lounge, bar, as well as the clinic from April to October. Experts describe the water of Pillo as "non plus ultra of healing", similar to the water from Vichy and the source of Montecatini.
Also worth seeing is the small parish church in the Romanesque style "St. Maria in Chianni, "the. And took its present form towards the end of the 12th century, though its origins date back much further. Very interesting are the various details of the capitals, with their seemingly antiquated ornaments made of leaves, animal figures and "human" faces.
Gambassi was already in Etruscan times crossing point to Volterra, and during the Roman period the site was the link between Siena and Lucca. In the Middle Ages Gambassi was popular with pilgrims and travelers; among them the Archbishop of Canterbury p. Gambassi can look back on a more than 2000-year-old agricultural and craft tradition. For Gambassi Terme a ring road is being built, so that the location of the quiet and beautiful hiking trails ..