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SPECIAL Villa for 8: 4beds/4baths, A.Cond,private pool,garden near San Gimignano

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Half Baths1
Space 3,875 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4beds/4baths, private pool, Tuscan hill views, close to town and to SanGimignano

Traditional Tuscan villa with private pool (12m x6m / 1.2m to 1.8m), enclosed garden/parking for 2 car, air conditioned bedrooms and Wifi. Five minutes drive to shops/restaurants.

The villa is fully restored with exposed stones with 360degrees views of Tuscan hills and cliffs. Not isolated: paved road and only 3 min drive to Montaione historical centre with shops, restaurants and 15min drive to the towers in San Gimignano or Volterra. Florence, Siena, Pisa and Lucca are easily reached in 1hour. 5Terre little over 1hr 30min.

Airy and spacious interiors, ideal for family reunions: kitchen equipped with dishwasher, full oven, fridge with freezer, microwave and coffee makers. Beautiful brick arches separate the dining room to the living area with a fireplace and direct access to a covered patio with dining table and chairs to enjoy meals with a view. The pool located 20 meters down the gentle slope is in view from the patio. From the pool views are as far as eye can see over the valley. On first floor (15 steps) the spacious and air conditioned 4 bedrooms with ensuite bathroom with shower.

Other amenities include: wide enclosed gardens, washing machine (free of charge), Wifi fast internet (no downloading movies/music please), BBQ, pool towel (1 per person free of charge), cooking clas/cook at the villa on request at a charge, local assistant in case of need (speaks English), villa book containing up to date practical infos on the villa and local area. The villa has only my Summer house neighboring, where I spend few days/week and available in case of need. Since my English is basic, my personal assistant Serena will reply to your email/calls.

More Details

Owner
Antonietta Russo
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, french, italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 14, 2017

About Antonietta Russo

Buonasera from Antonietta Russo. I'm native of Genoa where I live but Tuscany is my second home and where my heart is! I purchased and fully restored the villa at the beginning of year 2000 since when I've the pleasure of meeting guests from all over the world! From my little paradise on hearth you can reach numerous sites in Tuscany within easy drive but I hope you're also planning to relax by the pool with a good local Chianti wine enjoying the extensive views of the countryside! My personal assistant, Serena will be taking care of your requests of information in English before and during your stay.

Antonietta Russo purchased this villa in 2000

Map

Car: necessary

The villa is only 5 min drive to the centre of a town with shops and restaurants. There is no public transports from the villa so a car is essential. The road to the villa is fully paved and lit up. It's a secondary road and although some cars would be passing by, these can only be heard, not seen from the outdoor dining area or pool from where you will have open views of the countryside.

Amenities

Montaione Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3875 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15.30 / Check-out: 9.30
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fan
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Shower room 1 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Shower room 2 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Shower room 3 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Shower room 4 - toilet , shower , bidet
    Toilet 1 - toilet
  • Each bedroom has its ensuite bathroom with full shower. On ground floor there's an additional service toilet (WC and basin).
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - two singles/joinable beds - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4: two singles/joinable beds - 2 twin/ single
  • All 4 bedrooms are on the first floor (15 steps). Each one has a window with panoramic views, screened windows and air conditioning with individual climate control.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Loggia
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Parasol
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • tennis
Notes:
Previous guests say: 1) Centrally located to explore the main sites in Tuscany within easy drive (within 1.30 hour: Florence, Pisa/Lucca/5 Terre/Siena) - (within 15min drive: S Gimignano, Volterra, Certaldo) 2) Comfortable and spacious: the villa is clean, bright and spacious. Ideal for longer stays because very well equipped kitchen. 3) Fantastic views of Tuscan countryside (hills, cliffs, olive trees...) but not isolated. In fact the road is paved all the way and the location is not remote. 4) My Summer house is the villa neighboring the rental villa and when I am there, you can knock on my door in case of need. In any case we leave you a contact number to call in case of need.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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SPECIAL Villa for 8: 4beds/4baths, A.Cond,private pool,garden near San Gimignano
average rating of 4.818182 based on 11 reviews
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Beautiful Spot

  • 4 of 5

The villa was more impressive in person than the pics on line. Beautifuly located on a hillside overlooking the Tuscan region with mountain range in the background. The grounds were impeccably kept with flower beds and plants. We enjoyed the private pool and the various outside eating spots. Close to Sienna, Florence and San Gimignano.

Antonietta was a wonderful host and took care of all our needs. We hope to return one day.

  • Submitted: Jun 8, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Excellent stay in the heart of Tuscany

  • 5 of 5

We have just returned from a week's stay at the villa with our grown up children and can recommend the accommodation and location very highly. A relatively short drive from Pisa airport and in easy reach of many places of interest, there was just too much to do in a week.

The pool was wonderful and we made full use of it when we we not visiting other places. Even a couple of days of thunderstorms did not spoil our holiday. Thanks to Antonietta for her welcome and kindness.

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2016
  • Stayed: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely house in beautiful Tuscany

  • 4 of 5

We enjoyed our stay at the villa San Pietro. Antonietta was a charming host and very helpful. The house was spotless and the pool a welcome feature in the heat . It was wonderful to have the place to ourselves. However the house is VERY close to the road with cars,trucks and motorbikes flying past at all hours. If you are a light sleeper beware. The proximity ot the road probably 2 -4 metres not apparent on the website. Beds in 2 of the rooms also Very poor with very hard sagging mattresses. Not good enough for the price paid. Otherwise the house was very lovely and we enjoyed our stay

  • Submitted: Sep 7, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful stay at Villa San Pietro

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at the villa! Antonietta and Serena were very helpful both before and during our stay. The villa and the garden is so nice, and our kids loved the swimmingpool. Everything was as described, and on arrival the villa was superclean. We loved every minute of it, and hope to come again.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
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5

Great house in an amazing setting!

  • 5 of 5

Upon arriving at Villa San Pietro we were met by Antonietta who was so friendly, sweet and helpful, she made us feel welcomed at once! The home is beautiful and nicely furnished with breathtaking views of the hills of Tuscany. We appreciated the quiet setting with the ever present cockoo bird in the background! Having each bedroom with its own bath was especially welcomed! We met Serena on the second morning and she provided us lots of information and suggestions, throughout our stay she was available to help will all our needs. The location was perfect, allowing us to shop nearby in Montaione for house needs as well as centrally located to many Tuscanny sites, Florence, Pisa, San Gimignano, Volterra to name a few. The "house book" offered other locations that we found interesting, to nearby restaurants as well as lots of information to guide us through our 2 week stay. We were sad to leave the house and hope to return again. Thanks to both Antonietta and Serena for welcoming us and for all their help in making our stay so wonderful!

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Lovely stay at a fantastic villa

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the villa for a week at the beginning of June. My wife and I together with our two daughters and their partners. The villa was lovely, well equiped and exactly as described. The pool was great and everything was in tip top order. There was plenty of crockery etc to be able to only run he dishwasher once a day. The location was brilliant, not only was the view fantastic, it was also within easy driving distance from Florence, Pisa, Siena and all other Tuscan sites of interest. We had three meals in different local restourants which were all excellent and affordable. Antoinietta was lovely and answered all our emnails promptly before the holiday. All of us had a great time and we could find nothing to complain about.

  • Submitted: Jun 28, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Pet Fee $0
Refundable damage deposit $470.98
Stay tax $1.18 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 14 years.

2 WEEKS PROMO 5% Discount
6 GUESTS / 3 BEDROOMS in MID & LOW season discount - please enquiry

INCLUDED IN THE PRICE:
Bills (not the air cond and heating see below)
Weekly change of linen and villa refresh cleaning
Washing machine
Final cleaning
Local assistance in case of need
Villa book with up to date infos about the property and the area


NOT INCLUDED IN THE PRICE:
On request on site: Air conditioning (bedrooms) and heating are payable on consumption (meter reading at check-in and check-out). Wood for fireplace.
Mandatory and collected at Check In: Tourist Tax of 1Euro x person above 14 yrs old for the first 6 nights.
Refundable Damage Deposit of 400Euro/your currency in cash only.
Pets allowed on request free of charge.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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