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Monica Raspi

Member since: 2005
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Speaks English, French, German

Villa Pomona, organic traditional farmhouse in the heart of Chianti - La Villa

12 Reviews
People9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms2
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 3 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday farmhouse in Castellina In Chianti - Villa Pomona

4 & 2 bedrooms, 2 &1 bathrooms, sleping 8 & 4

POMONA is a traditional estate situated in the heart of the Chianti countryside, near the ancient city of Siena. The oldest buildings of the farm date back to the 1750s. The estate maintains its original structure and still comprises the residential villa, farmhouses, storehouses and the winery. This is what makes it fascinating even today – it conveys a real impression of a traditional Tuscan country estate, surrounded by gardens, olive groves and vineyards. In addition to producing wine and olive oil, the family now runs a small holiday business based in the old villa, following the principles of sustainability and eco-friendly solutions. The villa is surrounded on three sides by a large courtyard shaded by three century-old Lebanon cedars. Embedded in the orchards and gardens and surrounded by olive and fruit trees guest can enjoy a swimming pool offering spectacular views over the rolling hills. Two apartments with independent entrances are available for rent.

Pomona is a working farm that produces organic extra virgin olive oil and Chianti Classico wine which are available for tasting and purchase.

More Details

Details for holiday farmhouse La Villa, 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9, 2 Bathrooms

This is the part of the estate that formed the residential manor house. The main entrance of the apartment opens onto a large courtyard shaded by three ancient cedar trees. The apartment extends over two floors linked by a grand stone staircase. The lower floor consists of the huge old kitchen with its impressive beams and great fireplace. It now also furnished with a gas cooker and oven, fridge and other kitchen equipment, as well as armchairs and sofas.

On the upper floor there are four bright and spacious bedrooms with the original furniture from the late 1800s. Of these, two are double rooms, one is a twin and the other is a family room consisting of a double and a single bed. A cot is available for babies and can be placed in any of the rooms. On the same floor there are two bathrooms, one with a shower and one with a bath and shower.

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Monica Raspi (Property Manager)
Member since: 2005
Call Manager
Speaks English, French, German

Reviews

4.8
based on 12 holidaymaker reviews

La Villa
average rating of 4.75 based on 12 reviews
5

Pomona -La Villa- Maastricht, The Netherlands

  • 5 of 5

We rented La Villa in september. We have two kids, twins, they where nearly two years old then. We loved our stay. The owners are very friendly. The house is old (about 300 years) but very nice if you like this style.

We had everything we needed. The boys liked the garden to play and the swimmingpool very much (There is a gate to keep the kids in the garden and out of the pool). The surroundings are very nice.The owners live nextdoor, but there is all the privacy you need. The wine and olive oil are very good. There are a lot of small villages to visit nearby. And the big ones a little further.

We will be sure to visit Pomona again!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 22, 2011
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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Brandon, Norfolk
5

Tuscan Dream

  • 5 of 5

I stayed in this rustic villa in August 2010 with my children and parents. It was an absolutely stunning location and despite arriving very late Inge came out to warmly greet us and show us round. The accomodation was large and sprawling with lots of room foe the children to explore. The pool is set away from the villa which made it easy for me to control when the children went swimming. Inge was the perfect host, very friendly and a mine of local information. We visited Firenze for a few days during our stay and she gave us lots of good advice on where the best places were to visit. At the end of our stay we loaded up on the excellant Chianti and olive oil. Inge embraced us like family and we certainly were sorry to go.

  • Review Submitted: Dec 22, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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Pomona review - August 2008

  • 4 of 5

Charming guests. Landscape is just marvelous. Very close to Sienna. The garden and swimming pool are great. The house is large but kitchen and bathrooms need to be renewed. Perfect for families with kids or 2 families. Guests are on the same property so can be easily contacted for any recommendation or issue. Internet not available in the rental property but at the guest property. Very good place for visiting Chianti, Florence, Sienna, San Giminiano...

  • Review Submitted: Nov 17, 2008
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2008
  • Source: HomeAway
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Wunderbar und sehr freundlich. Schönes altes Gebäudekomplex zusammen mit Besitzerfamilie.

  • 5 of 5

Gross und gut ausgestattet. Fenster mit Mosquito-Gitter. Gute und feste Mattratzen. Gross und schattige Vorplatz mit Sitzbereich. Schöne Pool mitten im Obstgarten mit Blick auf Weinbergen. Besitzerfamilie ausserordentlich freundlich und hilfsbereit ohne aufdringlich zu sein. Sehr tierlieb.

Leider kein Fussweg zum nächsten Ort da Strasse stark befahren. Zahl der Pool Liegestühle knapp wenn beide Wohnungen belegt sind.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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magnifico

  • 5 of 5

ns avons passe un excellent sejour en famille,un accueil formidable de la part de Monica et de sa maman,une maison typique,vs etes accueilli chaleureusement,avec une bt de chianti de la proprietee, le lendemain matin ,surprise un panier de légumes du jardin vs a été prepare par le mari de Monica,le cite est bien place, 20 minutes de sienne magnifique le duemo et toutes les ptites ruelles, 1 heure de florence joli mais beaucoup de monde,le village de castellina el chianti a 2 kms est tres sympa,vs y trouverai d excellentes glaces au dessus de l eglise un resto extra accueillant tres bon, il re gallo,tres bon rapport qualite prix, le soir en rentrant vs profitez a la villa d une grande piscine bien entretenue ,franchement super vs pouvez meme ramener du vin et de l huile d olive de la proprietee et encore merci,famille laurent

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Accueil vraiment sympathique

  • 4 of 5

Nous étions 7 adultes et nous avons été très bien accueillis par Inge et Monica qui nous ont permis de découvrir cette belle région. Alternant randonnée et tourisme nous avons passé une très bonne semaine. La maison est bien située au milieu des vignes et des oliviers et possède tout ce qui est nécessaire pour vivre confortablement. A recommander.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 7, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
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Location

Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
Florence
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Nearest Train
9 Kilometres
Siena
Nearest Motorway
9 Kilometres
Siena
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
60 Kilometres
Marina di Grosseto
Car: recommended

POMONA is located on the famous Chiantigiana road that winds through the hills between Florence and Siena (the SR 222), 9 km from Siena and 8 km from Castellina in Chianti. The farm’s position makes it ideal for exploring the famous centers of art and culture in Tuscany, as well as the quiet and charming Maremma coast.

FROM FLORENCE (55 km): leave the A1 motorway at the Firenze-Certosa exit, take the Firenze-Siena Superstrada (highway), and exit at ‘San Donato’. Follow the directions for Castellina in Chianti. From Castellina in Chianti continue towards Siena (for 8 km on the SR 222 regional road).

FROM ROME (270 km): take the northbound A1 motorway. Leave at the Valdichiana exit. Take the Siena-Bettolle road and, from Siena, the Superstrada highway towards Florence. Exit at Siena-Nord, and follow the SR222 towards Castellina in Chianti for approximately 9km.

Other Activities: The farm is equipped for art activities (peinture, sculpture)

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday farmhouse in Castellina In Chianti, Chianti Senese

Rental Basis:
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Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Autumn
1 Sep 2016 - 15 Oct 2016
3 night minimum stay
£539
for 3 nights
From
£180
£1,215
£3,696
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Tax Rate 22.0%

The price includes water, electricity, gas, bed linen and towels (except for the swimming pool). We request a 25% deposit on booking. Firewood will be charged based on consumption. These prices are valid for a stay of one week or more. For shorter stays or for less than 5 guests, please contact us directly.

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for La Villain Castellina In Chianti in Siena Area

Property Type:
  • farmhouse (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 130 m²
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
General:
  • Basic Soaps
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Mosquito Magnet
  • Parking
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • Bathrooms have been recently renovated
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • blue - 1 Double Bed , 1 Child Bed , 1 Cot
    red - 2 Single Bed
    grey - 1 Large Double Bed
    brown - 1 Large Double Bed
  • 3 double, 1 twin, 2 cots
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • 10 garden chairs
  • 6 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
The swimming pool is open from the 1st of June till the 30tht of September.

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