La Casina dell'Orto is the charming dependance of a main villa situated in Alberoro, 7 km far from Monte San Savino in the province of Arezzo. Alberoro is a small village set amidst the fertile Valdichiana valley which is principally known for the cattle-rearing of the Chianina breed. The Chianina is known worldwide for being one of the best Italian beefs and particularly used to prepare delicious “Bistecca alla Fiorentina'.
The property is composed by the pretty holiday home La Casina dell’Orto and the main house where the owners live. They are very kind and hospitable and always respects the clients’ privacy.
This small house is recommended for a couple who needs a relaxing holiday in the Tuscan countryside without renouncing every kind of comfort and care you have at home. A few days in Casina dell’Orto allow easy day trips to the most important and famous towns and villages of Tuscany and Umbria like Firenze, Siena, Arezzo, Montepulciano, Cortona, Pienza, Montalcino, Castiglion del Lago, Perugia, Assisi.
The house is also equipped with an air-conditioning unit with cold/warm air (to be paid separately on consumption directly to the owner) to guarantee a pleasant holiday either in summer or in winter.
The house is about 30 m2 and is composed by a large and cosy room with one double bedroom, kitchen with table and chairs. The house has also a bathroom with shower.
EQUIPMENT: dishwasher, TV-SAT, fridge/freezer, American coffee-maker, toaster, oven, wood stove, air conditioning unit (cold/warm air), wi-fi internet access, 2 bikes, ironing board and iron, barbecue. At guests’ disposal, there is also a fitness room on request to be shared with the owners.
La Casina dell’Orto has its own independent access and a covered parking place. The well-kept garden is full of coloured flowers and is totally fenced. There is barbecue and a practical roofed-over veranda in the main entrance of the house. It is equipped with table and chairs and ideal for “al fresco” meals
NOTE: please take note that the owners have a few cats and a couple of small dogs (an old Daschund and a crossbreed one; both of them very tame and good)
The beautiful swimming pool is situated in a sunny position, in front of La Casina dell'Orto. It measures 6 x 12 m / Depth: from 1,10 to 2,80 m). The pool may sometimes be used by the owners. They personally take care of the pool and garden maintenance.
Services included: weekly change of sheets and towels, water, electricity, final cleaning, gas for cooking purposes, pool towels, wi-fi internet access, pool and garden maintenance, use of pool from last Saturday of April to last Saturday of October
Compulsory services to be paid on site: none
Services upon request to be paid on site: extra cleaning Euro 12/h, extra change of sheets and towels Euro 12 /person, pool towel Euro 3 each one and per change, air conditioning (Euro 0,50 / kWh), wood (Euro 15/100 kgs)
LA CASINA DELL'ORTO
Detached house 30 m2
Sleeps: 2 (1 double bed)
Bathroom: 1 with shower
Security deposit: no
The nearest village is Alberoro (approx. 2 km) with main services as bank, supermarket, bakery, bar, pizzeria, restaurant, petrol station, hairdresser, news-stand; Pieve al Toppo (4km), Monte San Savino (7 km), Arezzo (14km)
Restaurant: Alberoro, Pieve al Toppo, Monte San Savino, Arezzo
Highway: A1 Roma-Milan - Exit: Arezzo 14km, Monte San Savino 7km
Spa: Rapolano Terme (40 km), Chianciano Terme (50 km), Bagno Vignoni (60 km), San Casciano Terme (70 km)
Tennis: 7 km
Hospital: 14km (Arezzo)
Sea: Marina di Grosseto 140km, (Tyrrhenian sea) - 150km Cesenatico (Adriatic sea)
Nearest towns: Arezzo 14 km , Cortona 25km, Montepulciano 35km, Siena 70 km, Perugia 70 km, Firenze 77 km, Roma 215 km