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Magnificent swimming pool among mediterranean vegetation, private garden

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Peace and quiet in beautiful surrounding, space to play in all security

Private 2 / 3 roomed bungalow sleeping 5, two double beds, one single, 2 bathrooms, spacious living room, fully equipped kitchen, electric oven, micro wave, toaster, gas stove, plus American kitchen. Large terrace with table and chairs looking out onto private garden, olive trees. Children's area, sea-saw,play house for toddlers. Private pool, deck chairs, parasols, sun beds, tables. Peace and quiet assured! Bicycles available.


Owner
FRANCESCA CAVIGLIONI
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, Arabic, Turkish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
15 August, 2018

About FRANCESCA CAVIGLIONI

We bought the house in 1996 and restructured it completely. We then built the bungalow with all amenities. Our family speaks 9 languages in all - we welcome people of all origins and cultures and do our best to make you feel at home.

FRANCESCA CAVIGLIONI purchased this bungalow in 1996

Why FRANCESCA CAVIGLIONI chose Marsiliana

If you love the sound of the crickets, owls and other birds in the evening, the view of the setting sun in the Tuscan hills and the feel of the balmy wind in the afternoon to keep the heat from scorching too much, then you will enjoy the peace and quiet of the green surroundings around a magnificent pool with sun chairs and maybe a glass of white wine from Pitigliano to prepare for an evening in a local restaurant or at the water's edge by the sea .

What makes this bungalow unique

If you enjoy swimming, you will make the most of our 12 metre pool and its powerful jet of water to relax your muscles!

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow in Marsiliana in Tuscany

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Accommodation Type:
  • Guest House
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 12:00 / Check-out: 12:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered ...
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • 2 bicycles
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • forests
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • 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
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
There are some great walks to be had in the area, down to rivers and waterfalls, a good hiking area.

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(6 traveller reviews)

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Magnificent swimming pool among mediterranean vegetation, private garden
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 6 reviews
5

Lovely villa set in beautiful countryside

  • 5 of 5

The villa is approx an hour and a half drive from Rome Fiumicino airport. It's set in beautiful, rural Tuscan countryside with amazing views and sunsets.

A rental car is definitely required to get to the villa and to explore the surrounding area.

It has a large swimming pool (a lot bigger than in the photos) which has steps at the shallow end and a diving board at the deep end, which the kids absolutely loved. The owners live in the main house right by the pool and the villa is a separate building located to the side. The villa was spacious enough for the five of us and had air conditioning which is a must. It consists of two bedrooms, bathroom, living room (with TV) and a small kitchen.

The villa owners were very helpful and knowledgeable, and were always willing to give us advice and tips. They do own a dog which our kids were a bit wary of at first but soon grew to like him. The villa is surrounded by olive trees, also they make their own olive oil.

There is a supermarket about a 10 minute drive away.

Mosquitos were a problem and they certainly took a fancy to my wife!! So a tip would be to take some anti-mosquito spray away with you.

If you're looking for a peaceful holiday then I would recommend this villa.

  • Review Submitted: 12-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Superb villa

  • 5 of 5

We are a family of four and the villa was very spacious. There is everything you could possibly need and the beds were comfortable. The pool is large and clean with a diving board - 3 metres at the deep end. Also has plenty of seating around the pool with lovely views. There are plenty of lovely towns and villages within 30-45 minutes' drive with stunning scenery all the way. Places of particular interest are the thermal waters at Saturnia but take water shoes as it is quite stoney, and Pitigilano which is built into the hillside. Francesca and her family were very welcoming and helpful. Nothing was too much trouble. We will definitely be back again.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect Authentic Tuscan villa

  • 5 of 5

The villa was spacious. We are a family of four that travelled from the UK to find a mixture of authentic Italian (Tuscany) countryside to relax in. The pool was amazing & so was our weather ! From this perfectly tranquill base we managed to visit the beautiful village of Marsiliana, the port of Monte Argentario, the many beautiful beaches of Tuscany to watch the sun down, the lovely town of Orbetello, the City of Rome, the beautiful town built into the italian hillside of Pitigalino, the lakes of Bolsena, Siena & Pisa. If your happy to drive these excurtions are achievable in a day. We thoroughly enjoy the peace & tranquliity of the pool at the villa on days where we did not wish to travel. Francesca & family were lovely & helpful in anything we needed & even gave us chairs & umbrellas for the beaches. The island of Giglio is a must as a day trip! beautiful. This has been an awesome much needed holiday for us all & Francesca & this villa comes highly recomended. Thank you ! We will hopefully be back.

  • Review Submitted: 10-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your very eulogistic remarks! We too were very happy to have you and hope you will come and visit us again. Best regards Francesca
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4

Sehr ruhiges, gut klimatisiertes Haus mit riesigem Swimmingpool

  • 4 of 5

Wir, ein Ehepaar mit einem Hovawartrüden,

waren vom 26.05.-23.06.2018 in Marsiliana.

Wir haben im wesenlichen das Haus so angetroffen, wie es bei FeWo-direkt beschrieben war.

Das Haus der Besitzer befindet sich mit auf dem sehr großen Grundstück, was aber nicht störend ist, da diese sich sehr zurückhaltend und zuvorkommend verhalten haben.

Ein absolutes Highlight ist der grosse, ungechlorte und saubere Swimmingpool zur alleinigen Nutzung, in den sogar unser Hund hinein durfte.

Ein wenig getrübt hat den sonst sehr schönen Urlaub die Tatsache, dass auf dem Grundstück ein mittelgroßer Rüde der Besitzer seinen Wachpflichten nachkam und leider mehrmals mit unserem angeleinten Hund aneinander geriet.

Gegenüber Menschen ist er sehr frundlich.

Zusammengefasst eine gute Empfehlung für die südliche Toskana.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your postive review. We are so glad that you (...and your dog!) enjoyed the swimming pool. We are always happy to welcome dogs on the property. We regret our two male dogs did not always get on together but nature will have its way! We look forward to welcoming you again next year. Francesca Caviglioni
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Mixed feelings about this comfortable stay

  • 4 of 5

Very nice bungalow with a large covered terrace and a magnificent swimming pool on a very quiet location in the countryside.

There was one problem only. The guests before us had a dog and the hairs were everywhere. After we cleaned the house and put away all the rugs we had a very pleasant week. The lady of the house acknowledged the dog's hairs and apologized. But later she insisted that the cleaning lady had worked for four hours in the house. Anyway, she forgot the floors, the area around the toilet and the rather greasy shelves in the kitchen. An awkward situation for us all. A pity that we didn't see the lady anymore, not even when we came to say goodbye. The man is very friendly and helpful with many tips.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Beste Ort für Familienurlaub, und sehr liebe Gastgebern, würde auf jedenfalls weiter empfehlen😍

  • 5 of 5

Das beste ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Ferienort

  • Review Submitted: 13-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your k;ind words. It was a real pleasure for us to know your family and we hope you will come again. Francesca
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Location

Nearest Airport
130 Kilometres
Rome
Nearest Barpub
5 Kilometres
Marsiliana
Nearest Golf
25 Kilometres
Saturnia
Nearest Train
15 Kilometres
Albinia
Nearest Motorway
15 Kilometres
Albinia
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Spinicci Da Paola
Nearest Ski
45 Kilometres
Amiata
Nearest Beach
15 Kilometres
Albinia

The hot springs at Saturnia are really worth a visit as well as the old medieval town of Pitigliano which is famous also for its white wine. Sorano and Sovana are two enchanting towns built in the rocks among the Tuscan hills that should not be missed.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday bungalow in Marsiliana, Grosseto region

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Winter
1 Dec 2018 - 31 Mar 2019
3 night minimum stay
£323
for 3 nights
£754
 
 
Spring
1 Apr 2019 - 30 May 2019
7 night minimum stay
£942
for 7 nights
£942
 
 
Summer
1 Jun 2019 - 15 Sep 2019
7 night minimum stay
£1,005
for 7 nights
£1,005
 
 
Autumn
16 Sep 2019 - 30 Nov 2019
3 night minimum stay
£377
for 3 nights
£879
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£897
for 7 nights
£897
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

A beautiful cot is available for babies - very welcome.

Smoking is allowed on the terrace only.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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