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Private villa secluded in the heart of the Chianti hills

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms3
Half Baths1
Space 1,937 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Countryhouse, panoramic view, private pool, fenced garden, bbq, wi-fi, A/C

Ciao from Petra &Alexa and thank you for stopping by!

Here is what our villa offers you for a memorable stay:

first of all a booking includes a TUSCAN DINNER with delicious dishes cooked at home by our great Chef!

Villa PetrAlexa is a renovated barn, with natural stone, original beam ceilings and glass doors which offer a pleasing mix in a comfortable environment spread over two floors, granting all the comforts of a modern house.

IDEAL FOR 2 COUPLES: each one in his suite granting much privacy with private bathroom, sofa area and access to the garden; sharing the living room area with fireplace, kitchen and eating area.

The PRIVATE POOL is within the fenced garden, with sun beds for each party member and a comfortable hammock to relax.

In detail:

On GROUND LEVEL, entering the house you find yourself in the spacious living area with fireplace, sofa corner and Sat Tv.

The kitchen is an open area with dining table.

The main bedroom has a double bed with access to the garden through a large French window and an en suite bathroom.

It also includes a sofa bed – perfect for a couple with child.

On the FIRST FLOOR there is a spacious loft area with sofa (convertible into a double sofa bed for a couple with children), the second double bedroom with access to the garden, and two bathrooms.

Surrounded by a wide garden between centuries old oak trees, the villa provides wonderful views over the hills, the vineyards and the famous village Vertine.

Many shaded areas, the gazebo with sun beds, the barbecue area offer different opportunities to best enjoy the outside environment.

STRATEGIC LOCATION:

* Villa PetrAlexa is located in the heart of Tuscany, in the CHIANTI HILLS, famous for its wine brand “Gallo Nero”.

* Midway between SIENA and FIRENZE reachable respectively in 30 and 45 minutes by car.

* RADDA IN CHIANTI, delicious small village, with its restaurants and shops, a pharmacy, a bank, a cinema, many bars, Internet Cafe, and many wine and food tasting opportunities.

AMENITIES:

180 square meters villa

A/C in the bedrooms

Free wi-fi

Washing-machine, dishwasher, iron and ironing-board, safe

Recreational english library, Dvd, Cd player.

Barbecue bbq with outside dining area

Outside sofa area with beautiful views, hammock

Parking inside the fenced garden

More Details

Owner
Petra Giacone
Member since: 2009
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english, german, italian
Calendar last updated:
January 14, 2018

About Petra Giacone

Hello from Petra and Alexa!

We both live in Genoa and manage our parents properties: Villa LisiDor, Villa PetrAlexa, Villa EnriMar have been our secret places where we spent our regenerative holidays in marvelous natural settings away from daily chaos.

We have preserved them jealously, putting all our loving care to make every villa always more comfortable, unique and unrepeatable.

Not a long time ago we decided to share them with people who, as we do, love nature, the tradition of simple things and appreciate the care for every little detail, typical of a domestic management.

We love to know when people from foreign countries come and appreciate our beautiful land and feel at home when they stay in our villa: that's our greatest satisfaction!

... We warmly welcome you!

Petra Giacone purchased this villa in 1990

Why Petra Giacone chose Gaiole In Chianti

Our father Enrico was an architect: after having managed for years a wine farm in this land he decided to have a place to escape from the chaotic town life: so he built Villa PetrAlexa renovating an antique barn.

What makes this villa unique

Spacious and comfortable, Villa PetrAlexa will permit you to rediscover the luxury of simple things:

… wake up in the morning and appreciate the peaceful sound of silence which surrounds you,

… enjoy complete privacy in the middle of woods, hills of vineyards and olive groves,

… relish a savoury “Fiorentina” cooked on the barbecue in the garden or on the fireplace in the house,

… all this at half an hour from Siena and 40 minutes from Firenze !

Amenities

Gaiole In Chianti Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1937 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 9:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6 ...
  • Children welcome ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , serves as laundry room
  • En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with shower, sink, WC, bidet. Bedroom 2 with 2 bathrooms (shower, sink, WC, bidet). Room near the living room which serves as laundry room
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 sleep sofa /futon
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , 2 sleep sofa /futon
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 1 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
ON ARRIVAL: - breakages deposit of 250,00€ CASH to be paid to housekeeper (returned back at departure after check of the villa). - tourist tax: 1.50€/day/person for the first week. Children under 12 do not pay Check-in: 4pm to 7pm Check-out: from 7am to 9am Welcome pack: it includes a shopping for a first breakfast for an amount of more or less 30 Euro to be paid cash to our housekeeper at your arrival. EXTRAS upon request: A/C by consumption Heating: 15Euro/night to be paid on departure Firewood: 15Euro/cubic meter to be paid on departure Extra house cleaning: 15Euro/h Extra sheet and towel change: 15Euro/person Cooking classes Dinner cooked at home Personalized tours

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Map

Nearest Airport
85 Kilometres
Florence
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Lecchi in Chianti
Nearest Golf
60 Kilometres
Firenze Ugolino
Nearest Train
20 Kilometres
Montevarchi
Nearest Motorway
25 Kilometres
Firenze Impruneta
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Lecchi in Chianti
Nearest Beach
117 Kilometres
Grosseto
Car: necessary

The villa is placed only 1.5 km from the main road (SP114a), in the heart of the Chianti Classico triangle of Radda/Castellina/Gaiole in Chianti, in a very silent position, far away from the main road, in the middle of vineyards and woods.

You can take advantage of the nearby village of Radda in Chianti (6kms from home) with its election of restaurants and beautiful little shops; here you can also find all necessary services for your stay like supermarkets, banks, a pharmacy and medical support.

Lecchi in Chianti with a bar, a restaurant and a little supermarket is only 3kms from home.

Florence, Siena, San Gimignano, Monteriggioni are reachable in an easy day-trip.

Nearby there are also plenty of wine-and oil tasting opportunities, castles-and villages tours.

A very strategic position for MOUNTAIN BIKE TOURS!

The most beautiful tours in this surroundings pass just next to our house.

You can choose a different tour each day, between easy and demanding. We have detailed maps of all our favorite tours and can help you in the organisation.

From the villa you can start beautiful RELAXING WALKS in the silence of the area, go jogging on the unpaved road along the woods, and cycle passing vineyards and olive trees.

Or take the car and quickly reach many wine-and oil tasting farms, special restaurants, an ‘Enoteca’ for happy hours with 'bruschetta' and visit the beauties of this country.

Moreover there are horse riding opportunities and itineraries, the Golf Ugolino, 18 holes in Grassina near Florence (63km).

Termal baths - Spa: Terme di Rapolano: 42km, 45min. Terme di Radicondoli: 54km, 1h. Terme di Murlo: 60km, 1h. Terme di Rapolano, San Giovanni: 62km, 1h.

Think about choosing a week in relation to the many YEARLY EVENTS events of this region, for example:

- 'Cantine aperte', last weekend of May: over 800 wine cellars open to be visited for free wine tasting.

- 'Palio' of Siena, 2 July and 16 August: the bareback horse races.

- 'Calici di stelle': 10 August: possibility to delight in 'the raining of San Lorenzo's tears' quality wine and typical quality products in the historical centre and piazzas, among courtyards of unexpected beauty and castles.

- 'Welcome harvest', September: discover the production cycle of wine through walks through the vineyards, visits to the companies, and tastings.

- 'St. Martins day', 2nd week of November: the Wineries will be open to the public for the tasting of the 'Novello Wine' (the new wine of last season)

- Chianti bycicling and mountain biking:

June: 'Chianti Classic' non competitive cycling road race

October: 'L'Eroica', Vintage Race, participants from all over the world

- 'Stelle mercanti', Stars and Merchants. A market held at night with local artisans, hand crafts and music. From 6 PM to 11 PM. Every third Thursday of the months of June, July and August at Greve in Chianti.

... and many other local events...

Once you decide your period of holiday, if you wish we will help you to find out all what’s going on so to fully experience your Tuscan stay!

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Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Stay tax $1.83 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 12 years.

VERY IMPORTANT!!:
We can only accept weekly bookings with change-over day on SATURDAYS: so 7 nights, and for longer stays, it must be multiple of 7 (7-14-21… nights).
Otherwise we need to cancel the booking.
An arrival after Saturday or departure before Saturday is possible, but without reduction of the weekly price.

ON ARRIVAL:
- breakages deposit of 250,00€ CASH to be paid to housekeeper (returned back at departure after check of the villa).
- tourist tax: 1.50€/day/person for the first week. Children under 12 do not pay

Check-in: starting from 4 p.m.
Check-out: strictly 9.a.m.

Welcome pack: it includes a shopping for a first breakfast for an amount of more or less 30 Euro to be paid cash to our housekeeper at your arrival.

EXTRAS upon request:
Heating: 15Euro/night to be paid on departure
Firewood: 15Euro/cubic meter to be paid on departure
Extra house cleaning: 15Euro/h
Extra sheet and towel change: 15Euro/person

Available upon request:
Cooking classes
Dinner cooked at home
Personalized tours

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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