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VILLA IRIS San Gimignano 6 EN SUITE ROOMS, POOL, SPA, SAUNA, FITNESS AREA.

People12
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms7
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
villa
People
12
Bedrooms
6
Bathrooms
7
Minimum Stay
3 - 7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 6 bedroom holiday villa in San Gimignano - Villa Iris

puo'ospitare in 6 ensuite bedrooms 12 people, pool, spa, sauna and fitness area

Superb villa, obtained from the careful restoration of an old brick kiln in 1737, located in a unique position on the hill in front of the famous towers of San Gimignano. The villa has been carefully restored and furnished by the owners Lucia and Gabriel using the best materials, such as a kitchen and 'was built with large slabs of Carrara marble, and old bricks of the place, the renovation is finished after long and careful restoration in June 2014. The owners, who personally their guests, are always available to help and make a memorable stay at Villa Iris.

The Villa offers its guests all the latest comforts for a unique holiday. In the tranquility of this lovely place, guests can experience the atmosphere of yesteryear enjoying every modern comfort. The villa also has a spa area with sauna, color therapy, sensory shower and gym.

In the large garden of ca. 4000 m² surrounding the property is the stunning infinity pool (12x6 m; depth 1.10 min - max 1,40 m - open from 30 March to 30 October) and 'completely in local stone' travertino'con integrated Jacuzzi , which, not by operating the water nozzles, can be used as a pool for children.

From the pool you can enjoy a breathtaking view of the towers of San Gimignano and the rolling hills that surround the property with their famous vineyards and olive groves.

The large portico, equipped with a built-in barbecue, is close to the typical kitchen.

The strategic location of the villa allows you to reach the most important art cities of Tuscany, Florence, Siena, Volterra, Pisa and many other important cities in a short time about 5 minutes drive you will enter the four-lane road that is 3 km from the villa. San Gimignano is 2 km away and can be reached on foot via a hiking path, starting from the villa, through the famous vineyards of Vernaccia.

Distances: San Gimignano 2 km, Siena 28 km, Florence 38 km, Volterra 26 km, Pisa 77 km, Lucca 75 km. Montalcino 49 km, Montepulciano 45 km, Pienza 55 km.

The Mall Supermarket PAM (open on Sundays all day) located in Poggibonsi about. 6 km from the villa, or COOP in San Gimignano open every day including Sunday morning 2 km away.

The renowned Fattoria Poggio Alloro is only 900 meters from the Villa, you can get here on foot, a journey of 10.5 minutes, and lunch or dinner every day with typical local dishes. You can also organize wine tasting and buying wines among the best of Chianti and other organic products of the farm itself.

Guests: parking Villa Iris can 'hold up to 10 cars, which is located inside the property. Games, ping-pong, foosball.

On the first floor of the villa is a laundry room with washer, dryer, ironing board and iron.

2 baby beds, two high chairs (included in the price) on request.

Wi-Fi is available throughout the villa, in the pool and in the garden.

Included in the rent there are 3.2 hours of cleaning 3 times a week.

Two rooms of Villa Iris have been used as a gym and sauna with color therapy and sensory showers.

Throughout the villa there are air conditioning, individually controlled in each room with remote control.

The owners offer guests a welcome buffet in the evening the 'arrival.

Additional services on request:

On request of the customer can host dinners, wine tasting and cooking classes directly to the villa.

Available:

- On the arrival day the owners offer a welcome buffet with local produce and wine Chianti.

- WiFi inside and outside the Villa

- Washer and dryer

- Air conditioning in all rooms customizable

- TV with Sky Movies, Sky Sports and Sky Disney

- Finnish sauna with color therapy and sensory shower

- Fitness Room

- Refrigerator with ice and cold water form

www. villairistuscany. com

More Details
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Property Manager
Gabriele / Owner
Member since: 2014
Speaks English, Italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
9 December, 2016
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What makes this villa unique

Luxury villa with amazing views over the San Gimignano Towers, with private pool, sauna and Jacuzzi.

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(31 traveller reviews)

VILLA IRIS San Gimignano 6 EN SUITE ROOMS, POOL, SPA, SAUNA, FITNESS AREA.
average rating of 5.0 based on 31 reviews
5

Amazing Villa

  • 5 of 5

What a beautiful property, the perfect combination of old world charm and modern amenities ! Everything was even better than we expected. We were four couples and it was an unexpected pleasure to discover we could all shower every morning and have excellent water pressure and plenty of hot water. The grounds were spectacular and perfectly maintained and we played many games of bocci and ping pong while enjoying the amazing views of the countryside. Gabriele and Lucia were wonderful hosts and did everything possible to make our stay comfortable and enjoyable. We would all go back again!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 23, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Beautiful Tuscan villa

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this beautiful villa with three other couples. It was actually better than the pictures! The rooms are all ensuite and beautiful. But what makes this special is the beautiful setting and grounds. We spent all of our time outside on the covered patio or playing bocce ball. The gazebo by the pool is also a fabulous place to relax and enjoy the surroundings. It was so lovely we ate in every evening which was easy given the well-appointed kitchen. A must for anyone staying here is to have Lucia cook dinner at least one evening. She is a professional chef and the meal was one of the best any of us has ever experienced. The location within walking distance to San Gimignano is wonderful. We would definitely recommend this villa to anyone looking for a special place in Tuscany.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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UNDER THE TUSCAN SUN

  • 5 of 5

Well... where to start.

My family and I have travelled the world and have had the opportunity to stay at the most amazing destinations and hotels and thought we have seen it all, until we stayed at Villa Iris.

Gabrielle and Lucia, the owners, made our stay very special by always attending all our needs and requests with so much care. After eating at several Michelin start restaurants we encountered Lucia, who is also a trained chef, who cooked dinner for us two nights during the week. I have to say that no one in our 12 people group have ever had a better meal. Her food was just amazing!!!!

Villa Iris is so well designed that our group never felt that we were bumping into each other but quite the opposite, you could always find that little place and enjoy solitude even among a big group.

We had a morning walk every day which became like our ritual. The walk to San Gimignano was so delightful and brought all those wonderful scenery to our eyes. The rolling hills, the vineyards, the fog covering part of the towers of San Gimi was the perfect way to start our day.

I would recommend Villa Iris to everyone who is looking after that special and unique place in the world

  • Review Submitted: Sep 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Perfect Tuscan villa down to every last detail

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at Villa Iris in August 2016 with a group of 11 people and it did not disappoint!!

The property is just beautiful - down to every last detail and the location is perfect for exploring the Tuscan countryside (although it was difficult to decide whether to stay by the beautiful pool each day or to venture out)! With every bedroom having its own ensuite, there was plenty of room for everyone. The Tuscan style kitchen is fully equipped with everything you could possibly need and we enjoyed the experience of cooking Fiorentina steaks on the outdoor charcoal BBQ.

Lucia and Gabriele were fantastic hosts - they are very friendly and nothing is too difficult for them as they live nearby. Lucia's welcome dinner was also a very nice touch.

We loved our stay at Villa Iris, which honestly cannot be faulted. We would highly recommend Villa Iris to any family or group looking for a luxurious and relaxing Tuscan getaway. We hope to return in the future sometime.

Bianca and Sam

  • Review Submitted: Aug 27, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

First Class Villa In Central Location For All Of Tuscany

  • 5 of 5

Absolutely AMAZING! The communication leading up to the trip is fantastic. You are greeted at the Villa with food and wine as well as a complete walk through. The pictures are perfect to give you an idea of what you will see when you arrive but it’s hard to replicate the sunsets from Villa Iris by a photo. Gabriele and Lucia are great hosts and thankfully our group decided to have Lucia prepare two meals for us. Both of those nights were amazing and were some of the highlights of the trip. The Villa is geared toward outdoor living with a great outdoor dining table, amazing grounds, beautiful pool, bocce court, ping pong and more. The best was coming home from a day trip and spending the afternoon with the group around the pool. Great for a large group with options to cook both inside and outside. The kitchen has everything from gas cook top to microwave and the added bonus of a brand new large refrigerator. Amazingly they also had satellite TV (English language option) in several locations including outside although I can’t imagine anyone using with such an amazing Villa and plenty to do in the area. I would highly recommend this Villa to anyone.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Fantastic property

  • 5 of 5

A truly magnificent villa in a near perfect location. It is a five minute drive from San Gimganno and very convenient for visiting Florence and Sienna. However parking in the popular tourist destinations can be a problem so best to go early or late in the day when the crowds have thinned. However, we have often visited this area and were quite happy to spend as much time as possible around a great pool at the villa. The owners were very friendly and we would highly recommend one ( or more) dinners prepared by Lucia on site which were really good and of great restaurant quality. Not surprising as she used to run a restaurant in Florence. Could not recommend this property more.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
45 Kilometres
Florence airport
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
San Gimignano
Nearest Ferry
70 Kilometres
livorno
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Castelfalfi
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Poggibonsi
Nearest Motorway
5 Kilometres
FIRENZE-SIENA
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Poggio Alloro
Nearest Ski
90 Kilometres
Monte Amiata
Nearest Beach
70 Kilometres
Cecina
Car: recommended

The Villa is 2 km from the famous city 'of San Gimignano, it can' be reached on foot in about 30 minutes, along with grape vines and olive groves typical path enjoying fantastic views .The Fattoria Poggio Alloro is 900 mt. Villa Iris, you can visit the famous wineries, here adopt organic farming, you can do wine tasting or book dinners or lunches or just a lunch, this everyday even in winter .This Villa being located in a very central location of the Tuscany region , in about 30/40 minutes' drive you can reach the most 'famous cities' art, including Siena, Florence, Volterra, Pisa, Lucca, Montalcino, Montepulciano, Pienza, or do the typical tour of Chianti and visit the typical villages the Chianti Fiorentino and Chianti.

www. villairistuscany. com

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in San Gimignano, Val d'Elsa - Siena

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Low
29 Oct 2016 - 23 Dec 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,930
for 7 nights
£2,930
 
 
Medium
24 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£4,605
for 7 nights
£4,605
 
 
Low
7 Jan 2017 - 14 Apr 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£3,014
for 7 nights
£3,014
 
 
Top
15 Apr 2017 - 19 May 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£4,019
for 7 nights
£4,019
 
 
High
20 May 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£5,777
for 7 nights
£5,777
 
 
Pick
24 Jun 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£6,949
for 7 nights
£6,949
 
 
High
2 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£5,777
for 7 nights
£5,777
 
 
Top
30 Sep 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£4,019
for 7 nights
£4,019
 
 
Low
28 Oct 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,507
for 3 nights
From
£502
£3,014
 
 
Medium
23 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£4,605
for 7 nights
£4,605
 
 
LOW
6 Jan 2018 - 13 Apr 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,507
for 3 nights
From
£502
£3,014
 
 
MEDIUM
14 Apr 2018 - 18 May 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£4,102
for 7 nights
£4,102
 
 
HIGH
19 May 2018 - 22 Jun 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£6,028
for 7 nights
£6,028
 
 
TOP
23 Jun 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£7,284
for 7 nights
£7,284
 
 
HIGH
1 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£6,028
for 7 nights
£6,028
 
 
MEDIUM
29 Sep 2018 - 26 Oct 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£4,102
for 7 nights
£4,102
 
 
LOW
27 Oct 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,507
for 3 nights
From
£502
£3,014
 
 
MEDIUM
22 Dec 2018 - 4 Jan 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£4,102
for 7 nights
£4,102
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Stay tax €2 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the manager upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 12 years.

Included in the rental price:

Welcome buffet on your arrival date offered by owners
A wine tasting offered by owners in one of the best wine cellar of San Gimignano
3 hours cleaning service 3 days a week.(Monday, Wednesday, Friday)
Bed Linen and Towels (weekly change)
Swimming pool towels (weekly change)
Maid service
Gas
Water
Internet Wi-fi in all property gardens and swimming pool
Air conditioning
Baby cot (on request – free of charge)
High chair (on request – free of charge)
Sauna
Outdoor Jacuzzi
Washing Machine
Dryer
Complimentary basic bathroom items (initial set)
Kitchen linen (weekly change)
Professional bocce court (18 mt X 2.5 mt)
Electricity: included up to 300 kw; for further use: to be paid on the spot Euro 0,50 per Kw.
(estimate weekly use)

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in San Gimignano in Siena Area

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 400 m²
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 14 people
Bathrooms:
  • 7 Bathrooms
  • - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • Tweety the bathrooms have a shower, 2 bathrooms in addition to the shower, there is also the tub, all bathrooms are equipped with hair dryer, in room of the Finnish sauna there 'experience shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • - 1 Large Double Bed
    - 2 Single Bed
    - 1 Large Double Bed
    - 1 Large Double Bed
    - 1 Large Double Bed
    - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Room No2 and No5 room can have a single bed.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace
  • Golf
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • Tennis
  • 12 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • Sauna
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • Disco club
  • 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
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
The owners will offer THE EVENING ARRIVAL GUEST DINNER BUFFET WITH SPECIALTY 'TYPICAL TUSCAN WINE AND THE CHIANTI. On request we can organize the following days Tuscan dinners with personal service specialist, and cook Italian. Also always within the villa and 'can arrange Wine Tasting.

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