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9 bedroom Villa in Monticiano, Tuscany, Italy : ref 5049042

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9 bedrooms
9 bathrooms
18 guests
7 nights minimum
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Owner's description: villa is a world apart, set in a charming and peaceful place where guests can truly relax and discover a slower pace of life away from the city. The villa is nestled in the beautiful, idyllic wilderness of a natural reserve. It is close to Siena and to San Galgano Abbey with the famous 'sword in the rock'. It is also close to the Via Francigena, the medieval pilgrimage route to Rome from the North. Guest staying at villa will be treated to an enchanting experience. Deer graze in the meadows, adventurous foxes pass through the farmyard, and guests are likely to see woodpeckers, jays or buzzards gliding from one oak to the other. The property offers breathtaking panoramas and countless daily outings in the preserves of an undisturbed wilderness. It is an ideal base for e...Owner's description: villa is a world apart, set in a charming and peaceful place where guests can truly relax and discover a slower pace of life away from the city. The villa is nestled in the beautiful, idyllic wilderness of a natural reserve. It is close to Siena and to San Galgano Abbey with the famous 'sword in the rock'. It is also close to the Via Francigena, the medieval pilgrimage route to Rome from the North. Guest staying at villa will be treated to an enchanting experience. Deer graze in the meadows, adventurous foxes pass through the farmyard, and guests are likely to see woodpeckers, jays or buzzards gliding from one oak to the other. The property offers breathtaking panoramas and countless daily outings in the preserves of an undisturbed wilderness. It is an ideal base for exploring the delights of Tuscany. Visitors to Tuscany come for many reasons. Many come in search of fine art and others to explore the extraordinary countryside. Gourmets and wine buffs descend on Tuscany to enjoy the simple but wonderful cuisine and wine. Walkers enjoy the mountain paths, cyclists the rolling hills, and summer vacationers the sea coast and islands. Students come to learn the beautiful Italian language and culture. From the Etruscans to the Romans to the Renaissance, Tuscany is possibly the greatest repository of art in the world, from extraordinary paintings and sculptures to frescoes and architectural masterpieces. This captivating region is a hub of Italian life, boasting the finest dining, the finest wines and breathtakingly picturesque scenery. Location Amenities: Driving distance (maximum two hours) from all Tuscan art cities. - Florence 90 km - Pisa, Lucca and Viareggio 180 km - San Gimignano 70 km - Volterra 65 km - Massa Marittima 40 km - Montalcino 70 km - Pienza and the Orcia Valley 80 km - Arezzo and Assisi 110 km Local attractions: Monticiano village, a classical medieval hamlet, is only a 5 minute walk away. It offers all necessary amenities such as - A couple of affordable restaurants serving traditional, earthy Tuscan cuisine - Pizzeria - Bar and pub - A small wine bar - Small supermarket - Newsagent and tobacconist - Pharmacy - Post Office - Banks with ATMs - Medical services San Galgano Abbey, which became internationally known after Andreij Tarkovskij’s movie ‘Nostagia’ was shot there, is only 7 km away. In summertime, the Abbey hosts an international Opera Festival as well as an important classical music concert season. Romanesque Montesiepi Chapel, next to the abbey, preserves Galgano’s ‘sword in the stone’, which is likely to be connected to King Arthur. Both the abbey and the chapel attract many tourists throughout the year. The villa is located in beautiful Siena, home of the world-known Palio horse race, a competition of medieval origin among the 17 districts of Siena (Contrade) in the form of a carousel horse race. The Palio takes place twice a year: July 2nd is the Palio di Provenzano (in honor of the Madonna di Provenzano) and August 16th is the Palio of the Assumption (in honor Our Lady of the Assumption). Sea lovers will find beaches along the Maremma coast 60 km away. Castiglione della Pescaia is a well-known family sea resort while Uccellina Regional Park offers miles of free, white, uncontaminated sandy beaches. Local activities: - Tutorial workshops with Diana Grandi, fine art photographer - Wine-tasting guided tours - Spa treatments - Golf - Local guided walks with environmental guides - Sailing outings villa Estate is also a wedding villa ideal for intimate, romantic and joyful 'country-chic' weddings. Either you are thinking of a religious rite, a civil union or symbolic blessing we and our team of carefully selected wedding professionals can help you organize a memorable day, with great attention to details. villa Estate is also the perfect place where to spend a few days holiday with family and friends after the wedding celebrations and for your honeymoon. The magnificent villa consists of two close buildings offer accommodation for up to 18 people in 5 apartments. Making it an ideal choice for large groups of family or friends.  All apartments are in the main accommodation building, on two floors. The villa has been exquisitely designed in a rustic style with comfortable and tasteful furnishings. The apartments have hand-made terracotta flooring, chestnut wood beam ceilings and are decorated in soothing natural colours. All bedrooms have double beds or single beds and private bathrooms with showers. In addition there are hot/cold food and drink facilities in all apartments with basic kitchenware and tableware. Main Building The main building hosts all 5 apartments with 9 bedroom and 10 bathrooms. Gran Focolare This is a large apartment spread over two floors, on the first floor is a comfortable living room, large working fireplace, dining area, well equipped kitchen and two double ensuite bedrooms. On the second floor are a further two double bedrooms andMore
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Pets Allowed: Ask
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Kid Friendly: Yes
Suitable For Children Under 5
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Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2017
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