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Charming spacious stone farmhouse in 1500 with private pool

2 Reviews
People12
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms4
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of this 6 bedroom holiday villa in Terranuova Bracciolini

Sleeps 12/6 bedrooms / 4 bathrooms. Detached villa with private pool

On the ground floor there are entrance, the large living room with vaulted ceilings was once a stable and maintains its mangers, studio with vaulted ceilings and fireplace, TV room with vaulted ceilings, large and well equipped kitchen with sink stone and long breakfast table, adjoining room with fireplace, large dining room with a long table, bathroom with shower, laundry room, loggia with long dining table in front of the swimming pool and barbecue.

First floor: four double bedrooms. Two double bedrooms. Bathroom with shower and two bathrooms with tub and shower.

The villa, which in the front door the coat of arms of the Medici, is characterized by particular vaulted cotto well preserved, dates back to 1500 and has been renovated maintaining the characteristics of country houses typical of Tuscany, is furnished with antique and contemporary furniture. And 'surrounded by a large informal garden with beautiful old trees, located within the estate surrounded by vineyards and olive groves. The outdoor areas are equipped to enjoy the tranquility of these places. The swimming pool (16 mx 8 m and depth from 1.50 to 3.00 m) is located in the meadow just outside the villa in front of the lodge with sunbeds and umbrella. The peaceful setting in the hills of Tuscany with a stunning view of the mountains and valleys.

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Silvia Nava (Owner)
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, Italian

Reviews

2 holidaymaker reviews

Charming spacious stone farmhouse in 1500 with private pool
average rating of 4.0 based on 2 reviews
4

Fantastic villa in beautiful Tuscany

  • 4 of 5

This is a very beautiful villa located in the middle of Tuscany.

Easy driving to Siena, Florance and Arezzo but also to the big supermarket in Montevarchi (20 min drive away).

We arrived to the villa on Saturday the 11th of July and had booked Mama to cook us dinner (we were 5 adults and 4 kids). The dinner was amazing italian food, including wine and dessert (we had enough food for lunch the following day).

The pool is HUGE and we spent most of our time (when we were home in the villa) by the pool. Lots of sunbeds and enough space for everyone to find their own little corner here and there.

With all the positive is also a few negatives.

1) The villa does not have any airconditioning, which means the nights are VERY hot. We had a modern fan in our room, which indicated 33 degrees C every night - that is hot. So to compensate the heat, we had to sleep with open windows, which meant we had tons to mosquito bites.

2) The pool was not cleaned during the week, so it was not too nice looking at the end of the week.

3) There is a dog pen built next to the villa. The dogs bark A LOT. Coming in and out of the villa means the dogs are barking continuously. The bedrooms facing the dog pen complained about noise during the night and in the morning. The dog pen should be moved away from the villa.

4. There was transition in the electric appliances in the kitchen so you got shocked when touching the dishwasher, coffemaker etc. when they were on.

The above "negatives" cannot take away the fact that the villa is great and within easy driving distance to wineyards, great restaurants and so on.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for having highlighted the negative aspects, so that way we can solve them. 1- we have put a mosquito net on the windows and an air-conditioned mobile unit in each bedroom. 2- We have arranged a more frequent cleaning of the pool. 3- I moved the dogs in a fairly distant from the villa pen, so as not to disturb the quiet. 4- The electrician repaired the electrical fault in the kitchen.
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Kildysart
4

Quaint, Real old world villa in Tuscany.

  • 4 of 5

We had stayed at Villa Nava several times over the last 12 years. It gives us great pleasure to renew our acquaintance with the old world Villa. To stroll through the many beautiful rambling rooms and remember the good evenings we spent

there.

On arrival, we had pre arranged to have a traditional meal prepared for us by Mrs Nava. We were wined & dined in style.

Most of our time was spent lazing and reading by the beautiful pool. (The photos do not do it justice.)

Situated between three small towns / villages, we walked the country roads and stopped by for a coffee & pastry in the little shop in Campogialli on the way back.

Dinner, to die for, we had in La Torre, a restaurant in Loro Ciuffena. A glass of wine or Sambuca in the Central Bar while watching the village wind down for the night, was a perfect way to end another great Tuscan day.

We are already making plans to return.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 28, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
45 Kilometres
Firenze
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
Campogialli
Nearest Golf
38 Kilometres
Arezzo
Nearest Train
14 Kilometres
Montevarchi, San giovanni Valdarno, Arezzo
Nearest Motorway
12 Kilometres
Valdarno
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
San Giustino Valdarno
Nearest Beach
150 Kilometres
Costa Toscana
Car: necessary

Located at the base of Pratomagno in the fertile valley of the Arno River, located to explore the Chianti and the Casentino, the cities of Florence, Siena and Arezzo and the main cities and towns of Tuscany. The villa is located close to the Via di Setteponti, splendid medieval road that was the main link between Arezzo and Florence, and boasting charming villages and cities that date back to that era. In addition to the various local markets, antique markets and fairs are nearby outlets of the most famous Italian design firms famous (Prada, Armani, Gucci and Dolce & Gabbana). Just 40 km there are the spas of Rapolano.

Campogialli, the nearest village, the village is a peak only 0.5 km with a small grocery store / bar open daily.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Terranuova Bracciolini, Montevarchi area

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
VERY HIGH
9 Jul 2016 - 26 Aug 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£3,573
for 7 nights
£3,573
 
 
MEDIUM
27 Aug 2016 - 23 Sep 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,382
for 7 nights
£2,382
 
 
LOW
24 Sep 2016 - 21 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,786
for 7 nights
£1,786
 
 
LOW
22 Apr 2017 - 12 May 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,786
for 7 nights
£1,786
 
 
MEDIUM
13 May 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,382
for 7 nights
£2,382
 
 
HIGH
24 Jun 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,850
for 7 nights
£2,850
 
 
VERY HIGH
8 Jul 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£3,573
for 7 nights
£3,573
 
 
MEDIUM
26 Aug 2017 - 22 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,382
for 7 nights
£2,382
 
 
LOW
23 Sep 2017 - 20 Apr 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,786
for 7 nights
£1,786
 

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Terranuova Bracciolini in Tuscany

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 700 m²
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • - 1 Large Double Bed
    - 1 Large Double Bed
    - 1 Large Double Bed
    - 2 Single Bed
    - 2 Single Bed
    - 1 Double Bed
  • There are also two cots. In each room is available a portable air conditioner with water vapor cooling.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
The villa is particularly suitable AA groups of friends or families and those who love privacy and tranquility. Extra services available for cleaning the house and dinners.

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