Casale Valdichiana is a nice stone building with air conditioning, private pool and WiFi internet. The property can sleep up to ten guests comfortably in five bedrooms with three bathrooms. Casale Valdichiana is located 2 km (1 mi) from Fratticciola, Italy and only 12 km (8 mi) from Cortona in the tourist area "Cortona And Surroundings". In nearby towns there are local shops where you can find fresh produce and other items. If you can't find what you need locally, there is a shopping center located 10 km (6 mi) from the property where you can purchase your groceries and personal items.
The owners live in the same property but in another house leaving you your privacy and your freedom.
Upon arrival you will be welcomed by the owner or manager where you’ll find a beautiful clean well-maintained property with views of the hills perfect for a splendid vacation in Tuscany. Regardless of how you spend your days - sightseeing, visiting museums, shopping or just driving in the countryside, when you arrive home you can unwind with your family and friends at the pool for a perfect ending to another day in Tuscany. A real time-saver is having a washing machine on-site that is available for the guests to use. Also available outdoors are a playground and barbecue grill. Sharing a meal with friends and family is a huge part of the Tuscan culture. Take advantage of the well-equipped kitchen to prepare meals using local produce while on your holiday. The kitchen includes coffee machine, microwave, toaster, stove and refrigerator, as well as, plenty of tableware and cutlery for up to ten people. Dine 'al fresco' like a real Tuscan, the fully furnished is the ideal setting to enjoy food, family and the lovely Tuscan weather.
Most people enjoy visiting close-by cities and towns while on vacation, so for your reference this is a list of popular places with driving distances from the property: Cortona 12 km (8 mi), Montepulciano 27 km (17 mi), Arezzo 30 km (19 mi), Montalcino 54 km (34 mi) and Perugia 64 km (40 mi). The highway is only 8 km (5 mi) from the villa and there is a train station 7 km (5 mi) away.
Some other major tourist destinations you should consider visiting are: Florence 112 km (69 mi), Viareggio 205 km (127 mi), Forte Dei Marmi 212 km (132 mi), Rome 200 km (124 mi), Venice 361 km (224 mi) and Milan 405 km (251 mi).
Pets Welcome - If your pet is travelling with you on vacation that is not a problem at Casale Valdichiana. If you have a large dog or multiple pets, please inquire for permission prior to booking.
Check-In Time: 16:00 - 20:00
Check-Out Time: 08:00 - 10:00
Pool Open: 1 May - 10 October (If you'd like the pool open outside these dates, please make that request prior to booking)
Nearest Airports: Firenze Peretola (Flr) 125 km (78 mi), Pisa (Psa) 186 km (116 mi), Bologna (Blq) 206 km (128 mi), Roma Ciampino (Cia) 209 km (130 mi) and Roma Fiumicino (Fco) 222 km (138 mi).
Professional Chef - Are you looking for a real treat during your vacation? Why not book a professional chef to prepare and serve you a sumptuous meal using local produce? The chef will schedule the meal based on your preferences and dietary requirements. The chef will offer suggestions for the various courses and the wine. Inquire for more details and the extra costs.
Tours - Custom tours can be arranged by the owner for your group. For more details about the tours offered, speak to the owner when you arrive or inquire prior to booking. The cost will vary depending in the specific tour and number of people.
Baby Sitting - A babysitter can be arranged at Casale Valdichiana. If you're traveling with kids and would like some alone time, talk to the owner directly about this option when you arrive.
Owner Assistance - Since the owner lives nearby, he is always available to offer advice and suggestions during your visit. In case you need assistance, it's nice to have someone available to help. In any case, the owner will always respect your privacy.
===== ACCOMMODATION DESCRIPTION =====
Casale Valdichiana is divided into three apartments, ideal for a big group of people who wants to spend their holidays together but maintaining his privacy. On the ground floor lies the first apartment and on the first floor (connected by an external staircase) there are the other two, both with their own private entrances.
Including: kitchen + living room, bedroom, bathroom.
Kitchen + living room: dining table (people: 4), fridge, freezer, stove top, oven, toaster, italian coffee machine, american coffee machine, fireplace, mosquito net, exit to the garden.
Bedroom: double bed, WIFI internet, air conditioning, mosquito net, television, armchair, exit to the garden.
Bathroom: basin, toilet, bidet, shower, hairdryer, WIFI internet, mosquito net.
Including: 2 kitchens + living rooms, 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms.
Kitchen + living room 1: well equipped kitchen, dining table (people: 5), fridge, freezer, stove top, oven, toaster, italian coffee machine, american coffee machine, sofa, WIFI internet, mosquito net.
Kitchen + living room 2: well equipped kitchen, dining table (people: 5), fridge, freezer, stove top, oven, toaster, italian coffee machine, american coffee machine, sofa, fireplace, WIFI internet, mosquito net.
Bedroom 1: double bed, WIFI internet, air conditioning, mosquito net.
Bedroom 2: two single beds, WIFI internet, air conditioning, mosquito net.
Bedroom 3: double bed, WIFI internet, air conditioning, mosquito net.
Bedroom 4: two single beds, WIFI internet, air conditioning, mosquito net, television.
Bathroom 1: basin, toilet, bidet, shower, hairdryer, WIFI internet, mosquito net.
Bathroom 2: basin, toilet, bidet, shower, hairdryer, WIFI internet.
Available to all guests: kitchen, living room, bathroom, garden.
Kitchen: well equipped kitchen, dishwasher, fridge, freezer, microwave, stove top, oven, toaster, italian coffee machine, american coffee machine, WIFI internet, exit to the garden.
Living room: three sofas, three armchairs, fireplace, dining table (people: 10), WIFI internet, exit to the garden.
Bathroom: basin, toilet, bidet, shower, WIFI internet.
Garden: swimming pool (depth: 1.8m, length: 7m, outdoor, private, width: 14m), barbecue, al fresco dining, dining table (people: 5), gazebo, garden furniture, fenced, enclosed property, children's playground.