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Make a holiday rental home or villa in Colle di Val d’Elsa, Italy your home away from home

Colle di Val d’Elsa in the Siena region of Italy, right in the heart of the Tuscan countryside, offers visitors a peaceful and relaxing getaway. Colle di Val d’Elsa has several old cottages on the outskirts, popular with honeymooners and couples savouring the privacy offered. The fantastic Italian countryside around the village is crammed with outdoor activities, which also makes a holiday home in Colle di Val d’Elsa an ideal destination for families of all ages which enjoy the great outdoors.

Things to do in Colle di Val d’Elsa, Italy

The fantastic climate around Colle di Val d’Elsa begs for guests to spend time outdoors, and there are plenty of great activities to choose from where you can do just this. Walking, cycling and horse riding are all great ways to see the beautiful Tuscan countryside, with several tracks easily picked up from around the village. These take in rolling green countryside, forests, lakes and handfuls of quaint little Italian villages, each heaving with character and places to take a quick but tasty lunch break.

Those who enjoy a round or two of golf will not be disappointed with the selection on offer around Colle di Val d’Elsa. Not only is there an 18-hole golf course within the village itself, there are also several other courses within a 15-minute drive.

While many Colle di Val d’Elsa villas have their own private pool, there is also a local pool where visitors can cool down in the hot summer months. Several nearby lakes also have various water sports on offer, including boating and fishing.

Places to visit on holiday in Colle di Val d’Elsa, Italy

There are several towns within the Siena region which are worth visiting, each bursting with history, art and culture. San Gimignano, just 15km from Colle di Val d’Elsa, is listed as a UNESCO World Architectural Heritage Site, and is home to many fantastic historical sights as well as a number of museums and art galleries.

Poggibonsi is also a notable town in the region, with several fascinating churches, fountains and museums. The main attraction of interest is however the fortress, which dates back to the 14th century.

Weather in Colle di Val d’Elsa, Italy

Just like the rest of Tuscany, Colle di Val d’Elsa benefits from long, hot summers, with average temperatures of around 24C in July and August. A holiday home in Colle di Val d’Elsa is also a great place to escape the winter cold, with mild temperatures which rarely dip below freezing even in January and February.

Flights to Colle di Val d’Elsa, Italy

Peretola Airport (FLR) (otherwise known as Florence Airport or Firenze Airport) is the nearest airport at 65km from the town. This is the most convenient way to access Colle di Val d’Elsa self-catering accommodation, and the airport receives flights on a daily basis from across Europe.

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                                                                                                      Beautiful Casa in an Amazing Village

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                                                                                                      We are so glad to have stayed at Casa Anna, the house was perfect for us and in a great location. The rooms are elegant and very large. The kitchen had everything we needed. There is a large utility room and even a workout room! Right next door to the house was a store to pick up fresh bread and meats. Up the road was another store with loads of other foods and items you may need. We visited most of the restaurants in the area and they were all amazing! The views at Casa Anna are stunning. Watching the sun rise in the morning is a real treat and I suggest checking it out. The patio in the back is so nice to hang out on in the evenings. The balcony in the front is really neat to hang out on as well. The owners of Casa Anna were amazing. They provide everything you need; they even had a baby bath for our son. Such nice people, with a nice warm welcome. Thank you so much for letting us stay in your beautiful home and we can't wait to come back!
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                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Aug 2017

                                                                                                      Most beautiful vacation property ever!

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                                                                                                      Our stay at Le Convertoie was absolutely the highlight of our month in Italy. The photos shown in the listing are very accurate but do not come close to being there in person and having the history and the beauty of the house and its' surroundings wash over you. The property was very well maintained, and the personal touches of the owner's wonderful antiques and books make it easy to imagine that you are living there in your own very well-loved home. My personal favorite day was a day I stayed behind alone while the others went into Florence. Working in the wonderful Tuscan kitchen and looking through the door across the gorgeous landscape was a dream come true. And strolling through the dining room doors onto the terrace and just sitting and watching the birds soar in the quiet of the landscape was bliss as I had never imagined. Another in our group, a professional musician, was transported every time he sat down at the grand piano in the wonderful acoustically live music room. His joy of spending any spare moment at the instrument was our joy in listening. Kate kindly helped us with printing tickets for the Duomo and even met us with them in Florence near the Duomo. They were both kind and helpful in walking us through the house when we arrived and pointing out how various features work. We all enjoyed drives through the countryside and visiting several of the other Chianti villages and the drives up to the tiny villages of Lamole, Volpaia and Vertine. I would absolutely recommend this property to anyone I know and I would go back again in a heartbeat, given the opportunity. Thank you so much, Kate and Francesco, for giving us memories like we've never made before.
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                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Apr 2017