Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday villa in Castelnuovo Berardenga - Poggio di Villa Arceno
3 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms/WIFI/LargeTerrace/Pool/Garden/ Great View!
Located among the vineyards and the olive groves of the Chianti Senese , the Villa maintains the natural Tuscan aesthetic while updating amenities to add luxury and comfort to satisfy contemporary living.
LOWER LEVEL: a large living room with satellite TV, internet, music system, comfortable sofa and armchairs, dining table for 10, handmade tiled stove. A fully equipped travertine kitchenette and bathroom serve the Master Bedroom .
MEZZANINE FLOOR, 3 steps up from the living room, offers you a Bedroom : 2 Twin wrought iron Single Beds, cozy rocking chair, books and games ; An ensuite soaking tub/shower bathroom.
On this floor there is also the laundry room with washing machine, ironing board and iron.
UPPER FLOOR:a large kitchen with an angular fireplace, excellent cooking/dining facilities. A Master Bedroom, with antique furniture, and adjacent bathroom.
THE OUTDOOR: two patios and a large terrace secluded by ornamental flowers for private sunbathing and al fresco dining -BBQ, 2 tables for 6, 4 sunbeds in the garden/terrace and 2 by the pool. The pool and the intimate garden, with a selection of local plants, provide a peaceful and uncontaminated environment.
Poggio di Villa Arceno has a breathtaking 360-degree panorama of the hilltop towns and the medieval villages surrounding the city of Siena (15 km south-west). Vineyards, olive groves, and cypress boulevards characterize the serene Tuscan environment. Poggio is part of Villa Arceno estate which has a long lasting history, dating back hundreds of years, and famous for being the residence of the Piccolomini family, who gave birth to Pope Pio 2, and more recently, it was the idyllic set of the Bernardo Bertolucci's film, Stealing Beauty.
The atmosphere of peaceful elegance that brings one back to the Renaissance time is preserved in the star-filled skies, the aroma of lavender and rosemary, and the absence of modern noise.
More information: the house has thick walls of local stone, and is well ventilated through numerous windows; it stays comfortably cool throughout the summer without air conditioning.
Central gas heating is available in spring, fall and winter.
The swimming pool is located in a separate garden, which is exclusively shared among three neighbors
It is open from 15th May to 21th September.
Daily cleaned and rarely busy allows for privacy and relaxation.
It is available in the house along with a selection of guidebooks and maps, a mobile phone and a rich welcome basket ncluding gourmet food , local products and drinks. Basic household items ( soaps dishwasher and washing machine tablets, toilet paper, paper towels napkins, spices, coffee, tea, etc, provided for the entire holiday). Complimentary house wine and olive oil throughout stay.
Catering,with English speaking chefs , can be arranged.
Car is recommended, however a driver can be booked for long distance and local excursions.
Onsite massage by appointment with highly qualified personnel, contact us for more info.
- Events Allowed
- non smoking only
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- pets not allowed
- suitable for elderly or infirm
- children welcome
- wheelchair inaccessible
Lovers of the countryside , my wife and I for many years were looking for a special place for a vacation home. In 1999 we had the good fortune to find and purchase La Casa del Poggio, this corner of paradise where we spend most of our spare time.
Hoping to retired there someday, now we enjoy sharing with our guests what we consider a marvelous treat. The beautiful Villa Arceno wine and olive oil Estate is the setting of our villa where we feel at home, in peace and relaxation but also surrounded by the amazing Tuscan enviroment with its immense history, culture and traditions.