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3 APARTMENTS in Old Stone Farm House 'FonteMigliari' , Montecatini VC, Tuscany - Apartment Cervo

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Details
Property
apartment
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
1
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
7 nights

Description

Montecatini Val di Cecina Apartment Rental Photos and Description

TOTAL OF 3 APARTMENTS, 4 BEDROOMS, 3 BATHROOMS, MAX.. 13 PEOPLE

In the most beautiful golden triangle of Pisa - Florence - Sienna stands self-caterings farm house ' Fonte Migliari ' in Volterra in the province of Pisa. Upon a Hill which commands one of the most stunning views of Tuscany stands the typical and beautiful old stone farmhouse Fonte Migliari ( 1820 ), carefully renovated, set in the fascinating hills near Volterra. and with a splendid view of the whole valley of Volterra.

The large garden surrounds the great swimming pool (14 m x 7 m ) with its stone terraces, with deckchairs and sunshades. All this is set in an extremely panoramic location, offering guests the opportunity to enjoy a peaceful and relaxing holiday. The location of the propoóerty offers tranquillity and privacy together with a unique panorama, but it is also a perfect base for making pleasant excursions to places in the surrounding area, such as the historic cities of Florence, Luca, Pisa and Sienna ( hardly more than an hour’s drive away ).

Further Details: Coast/Beach; Nearest beach, Cecina and Bibbona at about 35 kilometres (35 minutes by car).

Montecatini Val di Cecina has a welcoming bar, where you can pick up on all the local gossip! It has a Co-op general store and a bakery with lovely fresh bread. There is a bank and a post office, and a weekly market ( Fridaymorning ). There are now even 3 (2 of them new) restaurants that serve typical Tuscan cuisine at very reasonable prices. Throughout the year the Tuscan towns and cities are lively with fairs, festivals, theme-celebrations and historic re-enactments from the middle ages with street markets, suppers, tastings and fireworks.

Surrounding of the podere: VOLTERRA is a beautiful walled medieval and Etruscan city. The city is mostly pedestrianised, which is fantastic for walking and sightseeing. The countryside north of Volterra , with the city of SAN GIMIGNANO, is breathtaking with many medieval villages perched on wooded hillsides. There are many beautiful palazzos, spas and vineyards to visit in the area. Also the beaches are all within a short distance ( 35 km ). In the summer there are many musical events: Puccini opera at Torre del Lago, whilst in Lucca, during July, several of the world’s best musicians play in the amphitheatre. There are also several jazz festivals. There are many superb restaurants within 15 mins of the house. Fungi and truffles are some of the local specialities, olive oil and white and red wines from this aria are one of the best in the world.

About the podere ' Fonte Migliari ' : 3 terraces, pool and garden The property is superb for outdoor living as it enjoys sunshine from dawn to dusk. The gardens provide perfect areas for relaxation and for children to play. The property is surrounded by 3 terraces. A pergola of climbing roses and the gazebo provides dappled shade. There are views through the olive trees into the valley. The large terracotta tiled south terrace near the swimming pool, that is filled with our own natural well is a sun worshippers' dream. All terraces have fabulous views across the vineyards and valley. Podere Fonte Migliari has appeared in the TV programme 'A House in Tuscany' and in several magazines.

More Details

Details for Apartment Cervo 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4, 1 Bathroom

Apartment Cervo: two-room apartment for 4 persons.

Living room sleeping 2, with dining area and a well-equipped kitchen complete with oven/microwave, fridge with freezer and dishwasher. World wide television channels by satellite.

1 bedroom with one twin bed (160 X 200), bathroom with shower, toilet, bidet and handmade granite sink.

A personal outside area of 80 sq. m. and private BBQ, on the sunset terrace with table, chairs and sunshade.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible

Owner
Luca Leder
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, german, italian, dutch
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
42%
Calendar last updated:
November 14, 2016

Why Luca Leder chose Pisa

VOLTERRA is a beautiful walled medieval and Etruscan city. The city is mostly pedestrianised, which is fantastic for walking and sightseeing.

SAN GIMIGNANO, is breathtaking with many medieval villages perched on wooded hillsides. There are many beautiful palazzos, spas and vineyards to visit in the area.In the summer there are many musical events: Puccini opera at Torre del Lago, whilst in Lucca, during July, several of the world’s best musicians play in the amphitheatre. There are also several jazz festivals.

St.Vincenzo, Donaratico, Vada and Cecina are beaches within a short distance ( 20 Miles ).

What makes this apartment unique

Our View and our Pool location

Guestbook comments from the owner

CERVO July 2006, We had lovely time in your beautiful farmhouse. The views took our breath away each time we rose in the morning and it was an added bonus having the pleasure of meeting you both. Sally and Stuart L. halifax (GB)

CERVO Okt 2006. lovely stay with our 10 month old baby. It was the ideal holiday for us. We will definitely recommend it to others. Best wishes, Enna, Martin and Amelie B. Chester (UK)

BOSCO August 2007. We had a lovely relaxing holiday here, the accomadation is excellent and their is so much to see we may need a second visit here. Thanks & Best Wishes Janice & Alex. Birminghem

ANTICA September 2006 Glourious Tuscany sun life. Lovely Apartment + Pool. Hospitality excellent. Keven & Savali ( pre-honeymoon ) UK + Andrea & George from NZ.

ANTICA June 2007 Great apartment and no complanes at all. Thanks again Mike & Chris S. Kent UK

CERVO. Oct 2007The villa is ideal and the pool a delight. Hope to return soon. Our children ( 2-5-7) had a fantastic holiday. M
Nov 2007
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Reviews

2 traveler reviews

Apartment Cervo
average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews
Chicago, Illinois
5

Paradise in Tuscany!

  • 5 of 5

The photos of your wonderful home popped up in preparing my review and they immediately whisked me back! The photos do not do justice to this beautiful property. It is ideally located just a short drive from Volterra and offered easy access to numerous Tuscan cities. The property offers sweeping, panoramic views of the the countryside and the lights of Volterra are beautiful at night. The property is nicely appointed and the pool is great. It was a pleasure to meet with the property owners, who were very nice and offered great advice on travel, dinning, etc. This property would be great for a group of people traveling together who would also like their own space as there are three units available. There's a supermarket about 10 minutes away but the town of Montecatini is just a few minutes down the road and has essentials, i.e. pharmacy, bakery, cafe/bar, restaurant, hardware store, etc. The farmers market on Friday was nice. Our apartment (Bosco) was very clean! We would highly recommend this property and look forward to visiting again!

  • Submitted: Oct 9, 2011
  • Stayed: Sep 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Traumurlaub in der Podere "Fonte Migliari"

  • 5 of 5

Wir hatten einen tollen und erholsamen Urlaub. Die Beschreibung sowie die Fotos in dem Online-Inserat stimmten voll mit dem vorgefundenem Feriendomizil überein. Sauberkeit und Ausstattung waren super, kompletter Wäschewechsel nach einer Woche (incl. Bettwäsche) klasse. Die Vermieter waren immer für unsere Fragen da und gaben uns Tipps für Ausflüge und Restaurantbesuche. Wir werden dieses wunderschöne alte Stein-Bauernhaus auf jeden Fall weiterempfehlen und würden gerne selber hier noch einmal einen traumhaften Urlaub verbringen.

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Liebe Sabine & Michael, Wir danken euch für die Ganz liebe und nette Rezension. Wir freuen uns, dass Sie einen tollen Urlaub bei uns verbracht hatten, vielen Dank und bis bald, Truus und Lucas Leder.
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Map

Volterra
"Beautifull etruscian village 8 minutes away"
Siena
"THE town to see.!!"
Leaning Tower of Pisa
"Introduction not nassecary"
Nearest Airport
64 Kilometres
Pisa Airport
Nearest Ferry
80 Kilometres
Livorno
Nearest Train
11 Kilometres
Saline di Volterra
Nearest Motorway
20 Kilometres
Florence-Livorno-Pisa
Nearest Beach
35 Kilometres
Bibbona
Car: recommended

Upon a Hill which commands one of the most stunning views of Tuscany stands the typical and beautiful stone farmhouse Fonte Migliari, carefully renovated (2007) in 3 apartments, Antico(airco)-Bosco(airco) and Cervo (airco), set in the fascinating hills near Volterra. and with a splendid view of the whole valley of Volterra. The large garden surrounds the great swimming pool (14.00 X 7.00m) with his stone terraces, equipped with sun-umbrellas and deckchairs; all this is set in an extremely panoramic position, offering guests the possibility to enjoy a peaceful and relaxing holiday.

The position of the property, as well as offering tranquillity and privacy with its unique panorama, also makes it the perfect spot from which to make pleasant excursions to places in the surrounding area; historical cities of Florence, San Gimignano, Volterra Pisa and Siena are little more than an hour away. The unique atmosphere of Podere Fonte Migliari will enchant you, making you forget the stress of everyday life.

Other Activities: Cecina and Bibona are the nearest beaches ( 30 minutes drive )

Golf: The nearest golf course is found at no more than 40 a minutes’ drive near the town of San Miniato, a small village rich in art and history. The “Fontevivo Golf Club” is easily accessed from the Florence-Pisa-Livorno motorway, 2 kms from the San Miniato exit. The golf club is family-owned and -run and was built in 1989. It has 9 holes, par 62 – s.s.s 60, for a total length of 1.892 m. The clubhouse offers a restaurant and a bar. You will also find tennis courts, a soccer field and a putting green. The green fee is about € 30. Booking is recommended on Sundays. Closed on Mondays. Golf carts available on request.

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Rates & Availability

Montecatini Val di Cecina Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Low Season
Apr 15 2017 - Apr 21 2017
7 night minimum stay
$611
 
 
Low Season
Apr 22 2017 - May 5 2017
7 night minimum stay
$724
 
 
Mid Season
May 6 2017 - May 26 2017
7 night minimum stay
$697
 
 
Mid Season
May 27 2017 - Jun 16 2017
7 night minimum stay
$804
 
 
Mid Season
Jun 17 2017 - Jun 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$869
 
 
High Season
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,174
 
 
High Season
Aug 26 2017 - Sep 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
$992
 
 
Mid Season
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 8 2017
7 night minimum stay
$777
 
 
Low Season
Sep 9 2017 - Oct 13 2017
7 night minimum stay
$611
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Prices shown are per apartment per week in Euros.

Services included:
** Gas, electricity, water and weekly fresh, bed linen and towels (not pool towels).
** Vat and free use of Wi-Fi internet connection.
Services NOT included:
** Final cleaning € 60,00
** Security deposit of € 150,00

All the apartments are on groundfloor and direct located at the garden

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Montecatini Val di Cecina Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment (terraced)
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 59 m²
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , bidet
  • Really nice bathroom with luxury equipment and spacey walk-inn shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , On of our greatest interest; good sleeping conditions !
  • 2 Sleeping places in the living (really 100% fine and good beds)
Entertainment:
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 4 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • forests
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
Notes:
Notes on accommodation Service included; • Gas, electricity, water and all taxes • weekly fresh bed linen and towels (2 p.p.w.) • free use of Wi-Fi internet connection Service not included • Final cleaning € 60 • Heating cost € 5 ( available on request )

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