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Jacqueline Hendriksen-Baud

Member since: 2007
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Speaks: english, german, italian, dutch

Beautifully restored farmhouse in the heart of the Chianti

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms4
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 6 - 7 nights

Overview

Greve In Chianti Farmhouse Rental Photos and Description

Lovely restored country house with private pool & vineyard

Situated in Greve in Chianti, between Florence and Siena you will find this charming holiday farmhouse with a beautiful garden and lovely views. The farmhouse is ideally equipped for a great holiday with family or friends. Its own pool (6x12 m), vineyard & olive groves and its own private golf driving cage provide the perfect setting for a country holiday without having to forego the conveniences of modern life. The farmhouse is very well appointed with a choice of 3 separate outdoor dinning areas. The pizza oven at one of the terraces provides you with the opportunity to test your own pizza making skills and creativity. The house has been tastefully renovated and refurbished in Tuscan style and is ideally located to visit many Tuscan historic & cultural sites. The house has a carport for two cars and additional parking for three more cars. The location of the property is secluded, yet the village of Greve with all its amenities is only a few minutes away.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Jacqueline Hendriksen-Baud (Owner)
Member since: 2007
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Speaks: english, german, italian, dutch

Reviews

5/5 -
(5 traveler reviews)
Beautifully restored farmhouse in the heart of the Chianti
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
5

Great property

  • 5 of 5

The location is prime right among the olive and grape orchards. It's very secluded and beautiful. It was a bit hard to find as we are accustomed to street signs. He owner has a husband and wife team that maintain the property daily and they were great.

The home is big and spacious. We tried sleeping the the separate smaller building but it was just too hot. Either it was insulated differently from the home or it receives direct sun but there is no way to sleep in there In July.

The pool was large and clean, a great way to end each day.

The villa is a 7 minute drive to the small town of Greve. There are many vineyards that offer tastings within minutes.

The views were fantastic, highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: Jul 11, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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5

Wonderful house in perfect location

  • 5 of 5

We chose this home for its central location to everything in Tuscany and were extremely happy with our choice! Jacqueline was extremely responsive to all inquiries, which was helpful for those of us from the US traveling to Europe for the first time. The home was large, very clean and we had all the necessary amenities to survive our first few days without a trip to the Coop. The kitchen was well stocked with good quality pots and pans and very sharp knives. Beds and linens were good quality and super comfortable. The outdoor space was stunning, an entertainers dream! We loved being close to a charming city, Greve, that offered everything we needed for our 2 week stay, post office, TIM, grocery store, various places to eat, drink, Laundromat for larger loads, gas stations, etc. We used this property as a home base for exploring Tuscany. Rent a car for your own exploring or heading into town for provisions, but take advantage of a driver as well to really relax. Make sure you plan on spending several days on the property as the views are amazing and change throughout the day. The pool was superbly maintained and became our favorite place for happy hour at the end of a long day of touring. We took advantage of La Cantina in town on 2 occasions for pizza and Ristoro di Lamole for a very special last night. All in all, our group would HIGHLY recommend this lovely home to anyone seeking all the comforts of home coupled with delightful Tuscan charm! Thank you for sharing your home Jacqueline!

  • Submitted: Oct 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Sep 2015
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5

Fantastic stay in farmhouse

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic time in the house. The children very much enjoyed the pool and we enjoyed the good Italian life. The house is well equipped, especially also the kitchen, which made cooking fun. The beds are nice too and have nets to protect from mosquitoes.

Emilie & Julian Manting

  • Submitted: Aug 2, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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Warmond, Netherlands
5

“Romantic Rural Family Holiday in Italian spheres”

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed this well equipped and lovely decorated romantic house. The terrain around is so large that it enables you to make walking tours on your own property. The children love the spacious pool and we of course enjoyed the sunbeds. Lots of historical sites within one hours drive. Visit the lovely village of Greve, just nearby. Do your shopping on the Saturday market in Greve in Chianti and do not forget to eat an Italian Ice cream at Lepanto’s café. In the evening you can make your own pizza in the authentical pizza oven on one of the terraces of the house. The house has lots of space so you can easily go with two families or a group of friends. We enjoyed it and had a wonderful holiday.

Henriëtte

  • Submitted: Feb 16, 2009
  • Stayed: Jul 2008
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Nuenen, Brabant, The Netherlands
5

real italian holiday!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely house at a wonderful spot, embedded in a true Tuscan landscape. Magnificent views, olive trees, grapes in a quiet setting.

The house is tastefully decorated and complete with all modern comforts.The beds are good, so are the bathrooms.

Both inside and outside the house there are various possibilities (sun or shade) to dine or have drinks with family or friends. You can enjoy your own food or that from the cook which comes on request. This is something I can really recommend. We enjoyed various Tuscan dinners cooked by the Italian lady who also cleans the house.

We also enjoyed the beautiful pool which has nice pool beds. Especially after our excursions in the region. The house is centrally located in the CHianti close to cities as Siena, Florence and San Gimignano.

In short, we can only recommend it.

  • Submitted: Feb 12, 2009
  • Stayed: Sep 2008
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Map

Nearest Airport
25 Kilometres
Florence
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Greve in Chianti
Nearest Golf
10 Kilometres
Ugolino
Nearest Train
22 Kilometres
Florence central station
Nearest Motorway
20 Kilometres
A1 Firenze Sud
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Greve in Chianti
Nearest Beach
80 Kilometres
Car: recommended

This entirely private farmhouse with its own vineyard and olive grove is situated in the heart of the Chianti countryside. Greve, the capital of the Chianti Classico, with its historical market place, lovely shops and restaurants is a 2 minute drive away. It is ideally located to visit the nearby historical cities such as Florence (25 kilometers), Siena (40 kilometers), San Gimignano (45 kilometers), Luca, Pisa and the Versilian coast. Italy's oldest golf and country club, Ugolino, (15 minute drive) is well worth visiting.

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Rates & Availability

Greve In Chianti Farmhouse Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Summer
Jul 1 2016 - Sep 16 2016
6 night minimum stay
$3,147
 
 
Late Summer & Autumn
Sep 17 2016 - Oct 29 2016
6 night minimum stay
$2,810
 
 
Pre Winter
Oct 30 2016 - Dec 16 2016
7 night minimum stay
$2,472
 
 
Spring
Apr 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
6 night minimum stay
$405
$2,810
 
 
Summer
Jul 1 2017 - Sep 15 2017
6 night minimum stay
$450
$3,147
 
 
Late Summer & Autumn
Sep 16 2017 - Oct 27 2017
6 night minimum stay
$405
$2,810
 
 
Pre Winter
Oct 28 2017 - Dec 15 2017
6 night minimum stay
$354
$2,472
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$3,147
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $281
Pet Fee $112

A deposit of 50% of the total letting price (i.e 50% of € 2,800 = € 1,400) is payable at the time of booking and the balance (i.e. € 1,400) is due no later than 6 weeks prior to the beginning of the letting period.
For bookings made less than 6 weeks prior to the beginning of the letting period, the payment must be made in full.

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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Amenities

Greve In Chianti Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 250 m²
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower , washing machine
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
Bedrooms:
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king
    Bedroom 2 - 3 twin/ single , 1 baby crib , Cot can be placed in any of the rooms
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 king
    Bedroom 5 - 2 twin/ single , Bunk bed
  • Bedroom 4 and 5 are in the guest house with their own bathroom (the restored barn 'fienile'). The house sleeps a maximum of 10 plus one child in a cot. Although the house is principally let as self catering, a cook can be arranged on request. If you don't feel like cooking, restaurants in all categories (from Michelin stars to pizzerias) are within easy reach.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Binoculars
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Golf Clubs
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • 12 garden chairs
  • 8 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
The house comes with twice weekly cleaning service. The pool area is accessed through lockable gates. Pool towels are provided. Apart from teak garden furniture, the house has one outside dining area with a fixed outside table that seats 20. The house has a second fireplace in the kitchen and its own outdoor pizza oven.

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