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Immersed in nature, overlooking Monte Cristo, Elba, Sardinia and Corsica

3 Reviews
Bedrooms 4
Separate WC's1
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday villa in Castiglione della Pescaia

300 square meters apartment with large garden and 4 bedrooms

This spacious villa in Tuscany - 300 sqm - is located in the pictoresque village of Castiglione, a unique place in the southern part of the Maremma region.

The property lies over a hill at 120m above the sea level and has a stunning view from right to left, from dust to dawn, with sun or rain. From inside the house and from the garden the islands of Elba, Corsica and Montecristo can be spotted. The Mediterranean macchia (a typical vegetation of the area), the long sandy beach stretching to the bay of the Rocchette Castle make the view unique in the whole region.

While staying in the garden you won't see anything else than nature as there are no houses or roads can be seen did, just nature.

At the same time the property is in a residential area (not isolated) and just 1. 5km from the beach and next 2km from the fishing village of Castiglione.

Both can be reached by walking but you will enjoy taking a car to reach the so many beaches and villages of this incredible area called Maremma.

Finally living at 120 m height is a great advantage as you will notice there is less humidity and a refreshing wind blowing from the hills.


The apartment is on a singhle floor. There is a large living area to area where to sleep and a large kitchen and service area.

Inside and outside you will find in authentic tuscan cotto floor. You can enjoy breakfast in the shade just in front of the kitchen or under the veranda did is accessible from the living room.

In the living room there is a third dining table to be used Whenever you like. Dining autumn in front of the big fire place is something special if you decide to spend your time here in spring or.

The garden is around the apartment and with 500 sqm in flat and level 4000 sqm of mediterranean plants there will be no one disturbing you, even in the highest season. At every time you can relax on a comfortable chaise or on a sunbed. You will enjoy reading a novel, getting tanned in the sun or just spending time looking at the ever changing colors of the seaview.

In case you want to access the internet, a very fast wifi is available in the whole property, inside and outside. The film-lovers will enjoy a wide flat screen TV with USB connection and DVD player.

The kitchen will surprise you in terms of space available and for the antique table. You will find all the amentities you will need, a dishwasher, electric owen on, a microwave, a fridge, two freezers, a coffee machine and glasses and dishes for hosting a large dinner. Next to the kitchen there is a cleaning area with a washing machine at your disposal and once you have cleaned your clothes, outside there is an apposite area dedicated to dry cleaned all your items.

The sleeping area is made of two sleeping rooms with king size beds, another has two single beds and finally the last one has space for up to 4 persons. The house can host up to 10 people THEREFORE or kids. In case you are planing to be 11, in the living room you can use a nice and antique japanese sofabed.

There are 3 bathrooms at your disposal, out of hypothesis 2 are therefore equipped with a shower. Built in cupboards comfort and a clean set of towels, table clothsand bedlinen provided by a professional cleaning firm specialized in managing Villas Ensure perfect and cleanliness.

Sleeping rooms and bathrooms - up to 10/11 people can sleep with full comfort:

- 2 sleeping rooms with a double bed

- 1 sleeping room with 2 single beds

- 1 room with 4 beds

- 1 sofabed in the living room

- 2 bathrooms with shower and bathing area

- 1 bathroom without shower and bathing area


The property is located in a residential area over a hill in Castiglione. In this area there are different THEREFORE Villas and you are never isolated. Its a unique place where to spend your vacations, next to all the places of interest and in a silent spot.

Castiglione is a middle age traditional settlement, with a magnificient Castle overlooking the sea and ancient walls surrounding it.

The city of Grosseto is very close and it is part of a larger area called Maremma.

The beaches are all sandy and have to extension of next to 20km, They Are large, with dunes and with a crystal clear water did is wellknown to italians and tourists. For Those who like isolated bays there are plenty tracking paths leading to offbeat places. The Closest beach is just 1. 5km from the apartment.


Sports lovers have plenty of options to choose from in the surroundings.

Trekking, Mountain Byke and Cycling

Directly from the property you can get access to trekking paths leading to the surrounding hills. For Those who like cycling, there are many bycicle roads in the surroundings.

Golf and Riding

Golf lovers will find at 18 hole golf track in the well known area Punta Ala (15km away). In Punta Ala there are facilities in Which you take riding lesson or even host your horse or participate at horse riding competitions.

Lovers of Kite, Windsurf, Sails, Diving l want to find a water sport centers within 2km from the property. In case you want to chart a sailing or motorboat for one or more days it is Possible in the seaports of Castiglione or Punta Ala.

Tennis, swimming, a gym are close to the property.


A holiday in Tuscany does not Necessarily mean you have to spend all the week at the beach. Lovers of excursions or gourmets will have plenty of options in Castiglione.

The city of Siena is just 1 hour away, while the etruscan cities of Volterra and Tarquinia are just 1. 5 hours away.

In case you want to reach Rome or Florence the trip is Approximately 2 hours by car. Ferries connect the area with the islands of Elba, Giglio and Corsica or Sardinia


Shopping lovers will enjoy the multitude of boutiques and shops in the village of Castiglione.

It is therefore Possible to relax at the spa center of Riva del Sole (2km) for massages, wellness programs, fitness and other.


The Villa which in its origin 600 square meters in size and has been recently divided into 2 Villas of 300 square meters. These two floors of the villa are completely independent and each area is located on the side of opposide eachother. Privacy is fully Ensured inside and outside the apartment.

You will have to find a place for your car in the small road outside the property. There it will be safe as there is very limited traffic of local inhabitants of other villas. The area has always been very secure, you can decide Actually to sleep with open windows if you like.

In case you have allergies, be aware did you are in the mid of nature, and DEPENDING upon the season you or other people May suffer from fever May. During the summer period there 'may be mosquitos around (less than to the beach). Wild animals: such as wild pigs, foxes, cats, turtles, etc. will never get inside the garden as there is a fence, but there 'may be some hairs of animals May this reach you or other people with allergy to.

PRICES & House Rules

- Changeover day for check-in and check-out: Saturday.

- The prices of the weeks are breastfeeding did change at any time available May and without further notice.

- Children under 2 years free of charge using standard features.

- The price includes initial, final tiding and weekly for stays longer than a week, towels, bedlinen, table cloths (a kit for each guest every 7 days).

- The price do not include additional linen, little beds and equipments for children or babies, utilities (electricity, water, gas, heating), internet: charged at cost price or price list and payed checking-out.

- It is NOT POSSIBLE to organize parties or dinners with people invited from outside.

- The neighborhood is very silent and calm, THEREFORE we ask you to reduce your noise level during the day and after 11pm.

- This is a non smoking property, THEREFORE smoking inside the villa is not allowed.

- Outside, during summer the risk of fire is extremely high and THEREFORE it is forbidden to smoke or have a fire (excluding supervised barbecues).

- Check in after 00 pm 7 is additionally charged with a fee of 50 EUR / one hour and hour each fraction and will be paid at check in.


House in fantastic location!

The location of the house is fantastic. It's quiet, the view is simply amazing and the atmosphere in the house is cozy. We were three families there and what more than enough space for all. Four bedrooms and two bathrooms ... just perfect for everyone. The kitchen and the living room werewolf big enough for 9 people. In short: a very nice, spacious, spontaneous house. The atmosphere feels very quiet and relaxed, but so close to the vibrant everyday life of Tuscany. Even the location of the beach is perfect: just 2 km far away. There are lots of beaches to choose from, so-called 'spiaggies libere' (public beaches) and 'Bagni' (beach resorts). For Those who like going on day-trips there are many destinations to choose from. Picturesque villages are not distant and the cities Follonica and Grosseto as well. We would really love to spend our next holidays in this house.

More Details
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible

Max Ferdinand Baldelli
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Italian
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Calendar last updated:
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based on 3 holidaymaker reviews

Immersed in nature, overlooking Monte Cristo, Elba, Sardinia and Corsica
average rating of 4.0 based on 3 reviews

Great holiday

  • 4 of 5

My family and I had a great time in this house. We had all the amenities that were needed and the Baldelli family was very accomodating when we had questions and/or request. We had lots of space and there was a corner for everyone in the house and so it was easy to also have privacy from each other if needed. Moreover the house was very charming and cozy. The only downside which was also an advantage was that the house was high up on a hill so walking to the beach was not an option. Having said this, the house has a great view of the sea.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 20, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Buena casa para familia grande

  • 3 of 5

Es una muy buena alternativa para estar cerca de la playa; la casa es amplia y espaciosas, con una vista espectacular. Respecto al equipamiento, la cocina está bien equipada con todos los utensilios para una familia grande (9 personas). La casa necesita hacer una remodelación de sus muebles, que los hay de todos tamaños y estilos, pareciera que solo los muebles de familia que se ham ido acumulando con el tiempo. Con pequeños cambios más una renocavión de las camas (varias de ellas muy incómodas) esta casa es una excelente alternativa para la zona. Importante destacar que para ir a la playa se debe conducir approx 1.5 kms, lo que junto al tráfico de la época son 10-15 mins.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 2, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your positive comments regarding the location of our property and its equipment. You seem to have fully enjoyed the contact to nature and the view over the sea and hills you can see from the garden and inside of the house. In fact there are not many private properties in the Mediterranean from where you can admire a 180° panorama with absolutely no human constructions. Regarding the interiors of the apartment, furniture follows different styles as we bought some pieces during trips abroad (for example there is a handmade Tuscan Terracotta floor, Sicilian, Japanese, Thai and Sri-lankan and English pieces of furniture). I am sorry it does not reflect your individual interior design taste but the good news is there are hotels or residences in the area with other (anonymous) styles. Sleeping rooms are big, with a wardrobe, large beds and 3 out of 4 have a direct access to the garden (yes there is a picture for every room). Regarding the distance to the sea, the first 1km is on a street down the hill with absolutely no traffic even in peak season while the other 0,5km are on a main street that in some cases during peak season from 6-7pm may occasionally have some traffic jams.
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Haus in fantastischer Lage!

  • 5 of 5

Das Haus liegt in fantastischer, ruhiger Lage, der Blick, einfach umwerfend! Eine Weitsicht, die einem sofort in Bann zieht. Dazu kommt das vorteilhafte Innenleben des Hauses. Wir waren drei Familien und hatten ausreichend Platz, mit den vier Schlafzimmern und den zwei Badezimmern, einfach perfekt. Auch die Küche und der Aufenthaltsraum sind geräumig genug um sich mit 9 Personen gut darin bewegen und aufhalten zu können.

Ein sehr schönes, geräumiges Haus, im einfachen Stil eingerichtet, wobei es an nichts fehlt. Man fühlt sich in vollkommener Ruhe und ist trotzdem sehr nah am Puls des toskanischen Alltags.

Auch die Nähe zum Strand und zu Castiglione della Pescaia (ca. 2 km) sind perfekt. Die Auswahl an Stränden ist sehr vielseitig, vom gut besuchten "Bagno" bis zur grosszügigen "Spiaggia libera", alles in unmittelbarer Nähe.

Des weiteren gibt es unzählige Ausflugsmöglichkeiten in die nahe gelegenen, malerischen Dörfer oder in die Städte Follonica und Grossetto. Wir werden auch nächstes Jahr unsere Ferien wieder gerne in diesem Ferieindomzil verbringen. Herzlichen Dank, Max Baldelli!

Zürich, 21.8.2013

  • Review Submitted: Aug 21, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
136 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
1.8 Kilometres
Riva del Sole
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Punta Ala
Nearest Train
20 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
100 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Kilometres
Castiglione della Pescaia
Nearest Beach
1.5 Kilometres
Castiglione della Pescaia
Car: necessary

The property is located on a hill surrounded by greenery (nature reserve). From the garden, the islands of Elba, Corsica and Monte Cristo is visible.

In a 15km Distance 1.5 km long sandy beach can be reached, while the old city district is located in Castiglione only 2.5. Nearby points of interest, hiking trails, windsurfing and sailing boats can be rented in the area. A golf course is 15 km away.

More Featured cities nearby: Siena (1 hour auto), Montalcino (1.5 hours), Volterra (1.5 hours), Vetulonia (30min), Punta Ala (15 min), Grosseto (20 min), Florence (2 hour auto), Rome (2.5 hour).


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Castiglione della Pescaia, Grosseto region

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Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £667
Reinigung und Aufräumen £159
Stay tax €4 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 1 years.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Castiglione della Pescaia in Grosseto region

Property Type:
  • villa (semi-detached)
Building Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 300 m²
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    - Toilet , Bidet
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 11
  • - 4 Single Bed
    - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    - 2 Single Bed
    - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair accessible
  • arboretum
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • 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
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

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