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House with character Near FLORENCE and in the heart of Chianti

Bedrooms 2
Space 645 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 3 nights


About the property

The old Girolami Tower built in 1200 was completely renovated in 2008 and make it a unique and vary particulary place to spend a holiday in complete relax. The tower has three levels, ground floor there is the large dining room, which means A wooden staircase leads upstairs. On the first floor is the bath / shower and living room with sofa bed, TV and DVD player. On the top floor is a spacious double room (King-Size bed) with possibility of extra bed for a baby that is for an adult. Outside in the garden you can relax with a book or dine in the moonlight.

The house is located in the Chianti hills in very quiet area, not far from Florence, Siena, San Gimignano, Lucca and Pisa, makes the place so quickly reach stop over while all these beautiful art cities of Tuscany. All those who have stayed there they loved it.

More Details

Renato Nencini
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, italian
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
June 12, 2017


Nearest Airport
30 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
70 Kilometres
Nearest Train
25 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
15 Kilometres
Car: necessary

Take the higway A1 Milan Naples Exit FLORENCE IMPRUNETA and take the highway to SIENA, exit at SAN CASCIANO VALDIPESA. Once in SAN CASCIANO follow the signs to SAN PANCRAZIO. Once at SAN PANCRAZIO to turn right into the Romita street and continue for SAN QUIRICO. After about 500 meters turn left to LUCIGNANO.Continue until the church in the country.

Very easy is the small shop, just 50 meters away from where you can buy fresh groceries such as milk, bread, vegetables, butter, water, etc.., Open every day except Sunday. Very near you can also find restaurants with regional Tuscan cuisine and pizza. During the summer (May \ August) in the area held many festivals where you can taste the typical Tuscan cuisine and wines at very cheap prices It is possible to visit wineries and buy directly from the manufacturer bottles of wine and oil Vinsanto


Montespertoli Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 3
Floor Area:
  • 645 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flessibile / Check-out: Flessibile
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • - 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 child bed , 1 baby crib
  • Very large bedroom (King Size) on the 3rd floor where it can be also added a cot for a baby.
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
Booking Florence Museum tickets by Internet, without additional cost. The owner can buy tickets for the 'Florence Bus'.


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(23 traveler reviews)

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House with character Near FLORENCE and in the heart of Chianti
average rating of 5.0 based on 23 reviews

"We found the owner very ...

  • 5 of 5

"We found the owner very helpful and friendly. The property was well described in the advertisement. The approach road was rather narrow at one point and not easy to locate the first time.

Overall we had an enjoyable stay and can recommend it to any others."

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Tout à fait magique !!!!

  • 5 of 5

Quelle belle semaine nous avons passée dans le belle campagne Toscane ! Quel accueil chaleureux de la part de la si sympathique Elena ! La tour magique, comme je l'appelle, contient tout ce dont vous avez besoin pour un séjour très confortable. Tout est propre et fonctionnel. Que dire du fait de vivre pour une semaine dans cette ambiance si spéciale qu'il y a dans cette belle Tour du Moyen Âge, rénovée à merveille par le papa d'Elena. Il y a quelque chose d'inexplicable qui se passe à vivre dans ces murs debout depuis si longtemps. Tous les villages à visiter sont à proximité et nous n'avons rien manqué grâce aux bons conseils d'Elena. Chère Elena, merci pour tout et surtout pour ta grande générosité avec nous. Merci à ta maman pour ses petites attentions. Vous connaître fut un réel plaisir. C'est certain que nous y retournerons un jour, avec nos enfants et leurs conjoints.

Au plaisir de revivre ces beaux moments dans cette belle Tour, dans un avenir rapproché.

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Séjour inoubliable où le temps reste en suspens ..

  • 5 of 5

Magnifique location, accueil chaleureux, région magnifique, ... Nous n'oublierons pas ce séjour où nous avons eu la chance de loger dans une tour du XII ème siècle, magnifiquement rénovée et aménagée avec tout le confort moderne dans le plus stricte respect du patrimoine toscan. Le propriétaire, menuisier de formation, a fait un travail extraordinaire pour rendre ce lieu accueillant et hors du temps !!! L'endroit est superbe, calme et reposant après une journée de visites; son cadre nous laisse plongé tout le long du séjour, dans cette ambiance toscane si particulière. Le petit jardin est agréable et éclairé le soir, les propriétaires sont d'une discrétion absolue et en même temps très accueillants. Une petite épicerie très pratique et où l'on peut s'approvisionner en pain le matin, se trouve à quelques pas de la tour et aucun problème pour garer la voiture en toute sécurité.

Un tout grand merci à Elena pour sa gentillesse, sa spontanéité, son dévouement, pour la passion partagée de ce lieu magique et pour ses conseils judicieux; nous aurions voulu passer plus de temps en sa compagnie mais la Toscane est grande et il y a tellement de belles choses à voir !!! J'espère sincèrement à une prochaine fois !

  • Submitted: Aug 7, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Séjour parfait à tous poi...

  • 5 of 5

Séjour parfait à tous points de vue: calme, à proximité des lieux touristiques toscans, beauté du lieu, et surtout accueil extraordinaire des propriétaires, qui ont contribué grandement à rendre notre séjour inoubliable!

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2013
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Cette demeure très spécia...

  • 5 of 5

Cette demeure très spéciale nous a enchantées. La tour du moyen âge nous transporte dans un tout autre univers. Animé par la vivacité et le dévouement d’Elena, notre séjour fut mémorable. La maison a été restaurée avec beaucoup de soin et la décoration très soignée. Endroit idéal pour découvrir la région. En gravissant les étages de la tour, nous pouvons contempler plusieurs beaux paysages toscans. Les bons conseils d’Elena pour découvrir la Toscane ont aussi été fort appréciés et judicieux. Merci encore et encore.

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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The Tower is better than ...

  • 5 of 5

The Tower is better than expected. Located in a small typical Toscane village with an unbelievable view of the country side. Well centered in the Toscane region, we had access to all major cities and tourist attractions. You want to get away from it all, the Tower is the place. Very, very quiet. The Tower has been renovated by the owner and it is a pearl. It is fully equiped with all you need for good home cooking with local italian ingredients. We really felt welcome by the hostess. Taking care of all our needs and questions. It is not just about the place, but how you are treated and the people you meet. Tough there is no internet access at the Tower, it did not really cause any headaches. You can always go the local Library or internet cafe. Finally, I would recommend the Tower to all who respect well preserved historical homes, want to get away from it all and treated like a guest. Thank you Renato for your warm welcome and especially Elena and Stefano for everything.

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2013
  • Stayed: May 2013
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Richiesto supplemento per il riscaldamento in base alla stagione, Caparra richiesta alla prenotazione, Consegna delle chiavi da parte del Proprietario presente in loco

Supplement required for heating depending on the season, Deposit requested, Key pick from the Owner on site

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 7 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 14 days before arrival date.

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