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The Perfect Base For Your Tuscan Adventure

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2 bedrooms
1 bathroom
5 guests
3 nights minimum
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Located in the quiet countryside 5 km south of the beautiful medieval city of Siena, the Sant'Andrea apartment is part of a fully restored 15th century monastery.Only 5 minutes from the superstrada linking Siena to Florence and the Grosseto beaches, this residence is an ideal base for exploring Tuscany, most attractions within a 1 hour drive.This residence is located in a peaceful area, has a private entrance, a private garden and its own, lovely shared green park. An indoor, secure parking space and Wi-Fi Internet are also included. The Sant'Andrea location enjoys the convenience of a tranquil and reserved atmosphere in the Tuscan hills and a close proximity to the cultural and artistic attractions of Siena. Modern amenities in a historic building in a park - the perfect base for explori...Located in the quiet countryside 5 km south of the beautiful medieval city of Siena, the Sant'Andrea apartment is part of a fully restored 15th century monastery.Only 5 minutes from the superstrada linking Siena to Florence and the Grosseto beaches, this residence is an ideal base for exploring Tuscany, most attractions within a 1 hour drive.This residence is located in a peaceful area, has a private entrance, a private garden and its own, lovely shared green park. An indoor, secure parking space and Wi-Fi Internet are also included. The Sant'Andrea location enjoys the convenience of a tranquil and reserved atmosphere in the Tuscan hills and a close proximity to the cultural and artistic attractions of Siena. Modern amenities in a historic building in a park - the perfect base for exploring Tuscany!The lovely furnished Sant'Andrea apartment is ideal for a couple or a family (sleeps 5) looking for an unforgettable vacation in the prime area of Tuscany. The historic centre of Siena is a 10-minute drive. Florence, San Gimignano, the Chianti vineyards and the hill towns to the south (Pienza, Montalcino, Montepulciano) are all a short drive away.At walking distance (800 metres) in the close Costalpino Village yuo can have: A Nice Restaurant, A Pizza place, Bar (Coffee place) with cappuccino and croissant for your breakfast, Grocery store, Post office, Pharmacy and Newspaper shop.To the opposite direction you will find the San Rocco a Pilli Village with a Coop Supermarket.For those of you with no car a convenient bus stop is located just down the street.Upon request, the Manager will provide the first grocery at the apartment. You will be able to enjoy the first few meals without the stress of thinking to buy food at your arrival. The additional cost is 30euros + the cost of the grocery. You can specify your favourite menu by email.More
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
Paper Towels Provided
Private Garden
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Cycling Trips
Books
Hairdryer
TV
Corporate Bookings
Shared Garden
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Secure Parking
Horse Riding Nearby
Garage
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Fishing Nearby
Local Guides/Maps
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Hiking Trips
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Terrace
House Swap
Patio
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Reviewed June 7, 2017

Perfectly located for easy visits to Siena and the surrounding towns of Tuscany. The residence includes a nice living area with a functional kitchen. There are two very nice sized bedrooms and a shared bath. The apartment comes with a private enclosed parking space and...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank hkrsrq
Management response:Responded June 19, 2017

It was a great pleasure to have you as guests! Please come again. Thanks very much

Reviewed May 24, 2017

Central to all Tuscan attractions with a bus stop to Siena just outside the property. It has a well appointed kitchen with a dishwasher and washing machine. The beds are comfortable and the apartment has good heating. But the main attraction is the setting. You...More

Date of stay: May 2017
1  Thank Michael S
Management response:Responded May 28, 2017

Thanks very much for your super review! I always happy to share my place with great people. All the best Alessandro

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Reviewed October 21, 2016

We stayed at Alessandro's apartment for 2 weeks in September. Nice apartment in an old monestary, and great location for exploring. The apartment was clean, and it had pretty much everything you would need. If you are like me and wash your face with a...More

Date of stay: September 2016
1  Thank zorzetti1960
Management response:Responded October 24, 2016

Thank you very much for your nice review! It has been my pleasure to have you at my place, Please one again! Best Alessandro

Reviewed October 16, 2015

When we arrived the refrigerator was not working. we called Alessandro's representative and in just a couple of hours a repairman was on the scene. He was unable to fix the refrigerator and so Alessandro arranged for a new refrigerator to be delivered the very...More

Date of stay: September 2015
1  Thank GerardGarramone
Management response:Responded October 17, 2015

Thank you Gerard for your kind review! Hope I will have the pleasure to meet you one day. Alessandro

Reviewed September 1, 2015

My partner and I enjoyed our stay at St. Andrea Monastery. Since we were travelling without a car, one important factor for us was the local bus service into Siena which runs fairly frequently (except on Sundays and public holidays when there are only two...More

Date of stay: August 2015
Thank YvaZ
About the Owner
Alessandro T
Languages spoken:English, Italian
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2011
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About the neighbourhood
Located in the heart of Tuscany, just 60 km south of Florence, Siena is Italy´s best preserved medieval. It has maintained its lovely medieval buildings and Gothic architecture, and todayâ??s new constructions adapt to this character and beauty. Siena is built on three small hills within the city walls, divided into three areas, called 'Terzi'. - 'Terzo di Citta' was the earliest inhabited area of the city, and holds Piazza Postierla; the Cappella delle Ceneri di Sant'Ansano; the Duomo, Siena's gorgeous black and white cathedral; and the museum of Santa Maria della Scala. - 'Terzo di Camollia', named after the city gate Porta Camollia, consists of the main social and shopping street -Via Banchi di Sopra, with Piazza Salimbeni and Piazza Tolomei; and the Basilicas S. Maria in Provenzano,...
How to get there
Tuscany is the heart of Italy and Siena is the heart of Tuscany....easy to get there - Fly to Florence International Airport (Firenze Peretola) - The Monastery of Sant'Andrea is about 1 hour driving - Fly to Rome International Airport (Roma, Fiumicino) - The Monastery of Sant'Andrea is about 2.5 hours driving - In details: - From Florence: From the A1 motorway take the exit — Firenze Certosa. Immediately after the toll booth, at the roundabout (traffic circle), take the expressway for Siena. After about 60km, you will reach Siena. Take the exit Siena Ovest-Porta San Marco and then turn left onto the SS73 Senese Aretina. After about 3 km, you will reach the village of Costalpino. At the intersection take your left toward S. Rocco a Pilli and after about 1km the Monatery...
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