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Mercatale Valdarno: Country Cottage / Gite - Mercatale Valdarno

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Private Pool
  • children welcome

Overview

About the property

Podere Casa Muricce is the place for people who love nature, animals, woods and relax.

Carefully restructured according to tradition, Casa Muricce is the typical ancient Tuscany house in stone: all the furnishings, even doors, are original from Tuscany houses of `700/'800. The house is in the middle of 13 private acres that comprises: olive trees, secular oaks and a young vineyard. There are also a fruit garden, orchard and a garden of aromatic plants: all the products and fruits of those are available also for hosts.

Our philosophy is: enjoy the nature, its energy, its colours. The panoramic position allows to even appreciate the light of the wonderful sunset drinking a glass of wine on the edge of the swimming pool or eat a wonderful “fiorentina” steak cocked in the barbecue. It often happens that in the silent of the evening you can see fallow dear or other animals. The hosts are not customers, but friends who share our passions, for this we are use to welcome them preparing a small Tuscany dinner.

The village of Mercatale Valdarno is just 900 meters far; there you can found market, pharmacy, baker, bar, etc. On the hill in front to Casa Muricce, just 2 km road, you have the panoramic medieval tower of the castle of Galatrona, where is possible to rise on top. Within 30/40 kms there are Florence, Arezzo and Siena (the first two comfortably reachable also by train from the station of Montevarchi that is far less than 10 minutes by car). Cortona, Montalcino, Pienza, Montepulciano,and the Val D' Orcia are distant approximately one hour by car.

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, french, italian
Response time:
Within 2 days
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
February 21, 2017

Amenities

Montevarchi Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 125 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy 8
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Rural
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fan
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • tennis

Reviews

5/5 -
(3 traveler reviews)

Mercatale Valdarno: Country Cottage / Gite - Mercatale Valdarno
average rating of 5.0 based on 11 reviews
Jersey City, New Jersey, USA
5

Wonderful place, very helpful owners

  • 5 of 5

The location of Bucine is very convenient for visiting most attractions in Tuscany, from Siena to Arezzo, from Cortona to San Geminiano. The house is an old building carefully and tastefully renovated with all the modern amenities. Located on top of a hill it has beautiful views over vineyards, orchards and lavender fields to the many hills around. Inside, the apartment is spacious, very clean and nicely furnished with genuine antics. The surrounding space, including the large pool, is nicely landscaped. The owners, Massimiliano and Giulia were extremely friendly and helpful, as were all the members of their extended family. One evening Massimiliano spent several hours on the phone to help us when our rented car had a flat tire. They had many useful suggestions of places to visit and things to do around.

We highly recommend this property and will stay here on any future vacation in Tuscany.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dears Sebastian and Alexandra, thank you very much! It was really a great plasure for us to host you and we hope to see you on the future. You are always very welcome. Ciao, Massimilaino and Giulia.
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5

Un vrai moment de bonheur

  • 5 of 5

La propriété est conforme à la description, propre, calme, la décoration particulièrement soignée. Les propriétaires sont très accueillants et très discrets. Paysages magnifiques. Une voiture est obligatoire ( 1h15 pour Florence par l'autoroute, 1h pour Sienne). A recommander en famille ou entre amis.

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Merci beaucoup; ce fut un plaisir de vous avoir comme clients. Vous êtes toujours les bienvenus!
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5

"Très jolie surprise conc...

  • 5 of 5

"Très jolie surprise concernant cette location. La maison est superbe dans un environnement magnifique au milieu des vignes et des oliviers. Endroit calme et très reposant, idéalement placé pour visiter Sienne, Florence etc.... Logement très propre et parfaitement équipé. Les propriétaires sont charmants et attentionnés. A recommander sans hésitation."

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2012
  • Stayed: Aug 2012
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Firenze
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Mercatale Valdarno
Nearest Ferry
140 Kilometres
Piombino
Nearest Golf
40 Kilometres
Sinalunga
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Montevarchi
Nearest Motorway
10 Kilometres
Valdarno
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Mercatale
Nearest Beach
110 Kilometres
Castiglione della Pescaia

Exit "Valdarno" from highway A1, than procede to Montevarchi, that folow the way to Mercatale Valdarno.

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Rates & Availability

Montevarchi Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
C17
Apr 1 2017 - Apr 29 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
5 night minimum stay
$1,026
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $16 per night, per additional guest
 
B17
May 6 2017 - May 20 2017
6 night minimum stay
$184
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $16 per night, per additional guest
 
A17
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 19 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,923
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $16 per night, per additional guest
 
AA17
Aug 20 2017 - Aug 26 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,578
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $16 per night, per additional guest
 
B1
Aug 27 2017 - Sep 23 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
6 night minimum stay
$1,189
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $16 per night, per additional guest
 
C17
Oct 1 2017 - Dec 20 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
6 night minimum stay
$972
 
Notes: Rates are based on 6 guests; add $16 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
$1,880
 

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