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CASA PODERE MONTI - ideal base for your holiday adventure in Tuscany

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 968 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 6 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Farmhouse Apartment near Chianti area with panoramic pool and garden. Just 1 km away from the local village Casole d'elsa (10 min by walking)

For more than 25 years, Casa Podere Monti, this family run estate has opened its doors and shared their panoramic views, warm hospitality and friendly atmosphere with guests from all over the world.

Located in the heart of the Tuscany countryside between Siena, San Gimignano and Volterra, the vacation accommodations are convenient for exploring the culture, nature and wine. Casa Podere Monti is within easy walking distance of Casole d’Elsa ( 1 km away) where you can truly enjoy the town life.

The concept of a family enviroment is related also to the holiday accommodations:made to be family friendly. The garden is contained and well kept , just the type of place that invites to sit outside to read a book , play games or drink a nice glass of red wine (Chianti of course !).

The panoramic pool ( 6 m x 12 m) is set in a short distance from the farmhouse, so it is close enough reach by foot , but not too close that the fun and laughter will spill over into the garden. The area lends itself to a fun filled family holiday, especially when you are interested about the local culture, traditions and meeting the Tuscans. Casole d'elsa is just 1 km from the Holiday House ( there is a well mantained path , illuminated at night) and it is a lovely little town with an exceptionally packed social calendar. You will always find concerts , markets , activities and events that will bring you into the authentic atmosphere.

Ciliegio Apartment :

The apartment Ciliegio measures 90 sq.m. and it is entirely on groundfloor. It is composed by kitchen, living room with sofas, double bedroom, twin bedroom and bathroom with shower. Furnished in Tuscan style with original furniture and exposed beams. In front of the outdoor furnished area. For max 4 guests.

Top 3 reasons you'll love Casa Podere Monti

1.FAMILY RUN ESTATE :They will be personally taking care of you from start to finish of your vacation...with the hopes of seeing you again soon.

2.WITHIN WALKING DISTANCE: The charming small town of Casole d’Elsa is only a 10 minute walk from Casa Podere Monti, in a dreamy landscape!

3.CENTRAL LOCATION BETWEEN SAN GIMIGNANO & VOLTERRA:The position of Casa Podere Monti lends itself to visiting all of the monumental sites in Tuscany while still giving you ample time to enjoy the pleasant gardens and refreshing pool at the estate. The city of Siena, with its spectacular cathedral and town square, is an easy drive. You will also find that the road that leads to San Gimignano and Volterra will provide you with lots of new vistas and scenic surprises.

Here at Casa Podere Monti we offer weekly cooking classes in the ancient rooms of our family farmhouse. You will have the chance to learn how to prepare the traditional dishes which are prepared in our homes for a true Tuscan lunch.

GENERAL INFORMATIONS:

1.Check-in guaranteed not before than 16.00h and until 18.00h. In case of delay ,please contact* previously the Owner : *Tel. number +39 (0) 577 94 86 18

2.Check out by 9:00 am.

3. It is required a deposit to confirm the reservation .

4. Security deposit request upon arrival 300 euros.

5. Delivery of keys by the owner.

INCLUDED IN PRICE: TOWELS AND LINEN WITH CHANGE ONCE A WEEK ( SATURDAY) , WATER,GAS,ELECTRICITY WI-FI CONNECTION AND FINAL CLEANING.

NOT INCLUDED IN PRICE: STAY TAX (1.00 EURO PER NIGHT PER PERSON FOR THE FIRST 5 NIGHTS ),ADDITIONAL CHANGE OF TOWELS AND LINEN 7 EUROS PER PERSON, MID- CLEANING : 50 EUROS, WASHING MACHINE : 4 EUROS / WASH,BEACH TOWELS 5 EUROS / EACH IF REQUIRED.

PLEASE NOTE : Change of towels and bed-linen is once a week and cleaning of the property is upon departure.

The rental cost does not include cleaning during guests stay (example: if you stay two weeks, you will find the property spotless upon your arrival, but will not clean a second time at the end of First week). Of course, if necessary, it will perform the second cleaning for an extra charge of € 50.00 and in that second case we will change personally the bedding.

Use of swimming pool is included and it is open from April to October 30th.

More Details

Property Manager
Federica
Member since: 2007
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, French, Italian, -> www.poderemonti.net
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
18 August, 2018

About Federica

Hi everyone!

I'm Federica and Podere Monti is my home and my passion. I live here with my family and always we are dedicated to our house and a rural hospitality service always more complete.

Here you can feel love and passion because hosting is not just a job, but a vocation.

Podere Monti is a farmhouse that dates back 1600 and it has been completely renovated in the last 25 years. It took a lot of effort and sacrifice but now we are here and we want to share it with you.

The property consists of the main house where there are 3 spacious and well furnished apartments, always retaining the typical Tuscan style of the old buildings.

Not far from the main house there are 3 cottages , even those obtained from the renovation of the original buildings of the 1600s and a few meters on there is the swimming pool with the panoramic view over the hills.

We are always available for the guests throughout their stay and if you like it will not not lack tips to visit the big cities and the small towns of our region ... without forget some gastronomic visit, because you know.. in Tuscany , good food is not a problem!

Let yourselves be enthralled by the beauty of the area, from the goodness of food and the warm Tuscan hospitality.

Welcome to Podere Monti.

Federica & Family

Contacts : www.poderemonti.net

Email : info@poderemonti.net

Tel. 0039 (0) 577 94 86 18

Federica purchased this apartment in 1950

Why Federica chose Casole d'Elsa

The area lends itself to a fun filled family holiday, especially when you are interested about the local culture, traditions and meeting the Tuscans. Casole d'elsa is just 1 km from the Holiday House ( there is a well mantained path , illuminated at night) and it is a lovely little town with an exceptionally packed social calendar. You will always find concerts , markets , activities and events that will bring you into the authentic atmosphere.

Contacts : www.poderemonti.net

Email : info@poderemonti.net

Tel. 0039 (0) 577 94 86 18

What makes this apartment unique

Casa Podere Monti is completly family run, and it is our own personal commitment to great care of the estate and the gardens to make this place a special one, not just for us but also for all our visitors. Me and my parents work together to keep Casa Podere Monti at its best and to give our guests a complete assistance during the stay. It is in our choice not to have an official reception office. Maybe you need any assistance? or simply have a question? You can knock at our door of our home. There will be always someone available to help you!

The concept of a family enviroment is related also to the holiday accommodations:made to be family friendly. The garden is contained and well kept , just the type of place that invites to sit outside to read a book , play games or drink a nice glass of red wine ( Chianti of course ! ).

The panoramic pool is set in a short distance from the apartments and cottages, so it is close enough reach by foot , but not too close that the fun and laughter will spill over into the garden. The apartments and the cottages are designed to appeal to adults ,couples and kids.

Contacts : www.poderemonti.net

Email : info@poderemonti.net

Tel. 0039 (0) 577 94 86 18

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Casole d'Elsa in Province of Siena

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 0
Building Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 968 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 09:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • beach
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Child Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 3 Single Bed
Outside:
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • swimming
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: The units are separeted and located in different side of the house. Each unit has a private entrance. The pool is located 20 meters from the house and it is equipped with several large parasols,deck chairs shower and big solarium with green carpets on 2 sides. Outside: The environment surrounding the holiday homes includes woodland owned by the proprietors that enables comfortable, relaxing and quiet walks. The outdoor area is composed of garden with tables, a splendid swimming pool (measuring 6 x 12 m) from where you can enjoy a spectacular view over the hills. The garden is surrounded by hedges of laurel, bay leaf, cypresses and secular oaks. Beyond the swimming pool area there are 6 hectares of fields and a woodland. The Owners lives near the apartment and reachble 24 h / 24 h.

Reviews

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average rating of 4.9375 based on 32 reviews
5

Perfect location for discovering Tuscany

  • 5 of 5

Great complex of holiday lets with a gorgeous view

  • Review Submitted: 12-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Lisa, Thank you very much for your review and for being our guests. Grazie e a presto! Federica & Family
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5

Beautiful environment, very friendly hosts, well equipped clean apartment.

  • 5 of 5

Federica was there to greet us despite our late arrival. The apartment was large, immaculate, and had everything we needed and more. Lots of thoughtful details, such as soap, toilet roll, salt, pepper, hand towel for the kitchen, and bedding and towel change at the end of our first week. The kitchen was well equipped for our holiday cooking with a beautiful space to sit outside and eat. There was a folder with lots of helpful information about the area. The pool was kept sparkling, and the whole area was lovely, with potted plants and a stunning view. It was a 20 minute nice walk to the village of Casole d'Elsa, which we did most evenings as it had a nice atmosphere, good restaurants and a number of musical events happening. Altogether we had a fantastic two weeks at Podere Monti, enjoyed by both us adults and our two daughters aged 10 and 11. We will definitely consider returning. Thank you to Federica and her parents for making us feel so welcome.

  • Review Submitted: 06-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Claudia, many thanks for your visit and review and apologise for my late reply. I remember very well of you and your lovely family. Thanks for your time for having described so well your experience here in Tuscany and in particular at Ciliegio Apartment. I am very happy to read that you enjoy accommodation and our region. We are surrounded by small gems such as the lovely Tuscan villages and famous art cities. The Chianti is a few minutes drive away is a wonderful destination. Thanks again for everything. Take care of you Federica & Family
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5

We can't wait to return there!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for 7 days in this little piece of Paradise. The apartment is superb - great kitchen and facilities.heating is efficient, and the view from the pool is breathtaking.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Jan-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Alec, We thank you very much for being our guests and for this review. I really hope to host you here again some day. best regards federica
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5

perfect spot

  • 5 of 5

Excellent choice for my family. We rented a two bedroom apartment for 1 week. The house was very very clean and comfortable. I recommend this to anyone and am already planning to return.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Dec-2016
  • Date of Stay: November 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Frank, Many thanks for your review. You are a special person and I hope to see you again one day, here in Tuscany or around the world. I wish you all the best, Federica
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5

amazing country apartment

  • 5 of 5

I celebrated my 40th at Podere Monti with my daugher and best friends. The villa was everything i dreamed of, spacious with 2 double bedrooms, bath and well equipped living area.

the lovely gardens and furniture perfectly positioned to enjoy the glorious sunny days, bbq, eating outside and reading. the shared pool was fantastic to cool down at the end of a very hot day!

  • Review Submitted: 24-Nov-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: DearPaul Thank you very much for your review and for sharing your experience at Podere Monti. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us: our apartments and cottages are indeed perfect for families and friends who would love to relax and enjoy their holiday in the tranquillity of the countryside. We really cannot find enough words to thank you for your kindness, we just hope to have you and your wife as our guests again, it would be more than an honor to us. warmest regards, Federica & family
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5

As advertised!

  • 5 of 5

The house was meticulously restored and is very nicely furnished and equipped. Nothing lacking. The views from the house are stupendous. The grounds are also very attractive and well-kept. The farm is ideally located, a short drive to Sienna and just 15 kms to San gimigano.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Nov-2016
  • Date of Stay: October 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Fred, We would love to thank you for such an amazing review. We are so happy to read that you enjoyed your stay at Podere Monti so much! The villa is located in the heart of the tuscan countryside, therefore it is easy to relax and find tranquillity. But also just 1 km from the Village of Casole d'elsa. We thank you for your kind words about me, the accommodation and the pool. Our primary goal is to make you feel at home and help you having an unforgettable stay in the beautiful Tuscany. We thank you again and hope to have you as our guests once more. Federica
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Location

Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
Firenze Peretola/ Pisa / Bologna
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Casole d'elsa
Nearest Ferry
70 Kilometres
Livorno / Piombino
Nearest Train
12 Kilometres
Poggibonsi
Nearest Motorway
15 Kilometres
Siena - Firenze
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Casole d'elsa ( Porrina, Casolani,Brigante ecc.)
Nearest Beach
70 Kilometres
Cecina/ Follonica
Car: necessary

Special interest holidays:

remember! That the location of the house where you will be is fundamental to better organize your holiday. Casole d'Elsa is not just a charming medieval town ,pleasant to visit, but it is also surrounded bya beautiful and unspoilt countryside of exceptional beauty. This is the reason why the European Union has decided to reward them with the orange flag for the 10th consecutive year for having well-preserved the surrounding nature. Do not underestimate its strategical location that allows you to visit the main Tuscan attractions without spending the whole day in the car because it is :

18 km far from san Gimignano : 15 min by car

20 km far from Volterra : 20 min by car

15 km far from Monteriggioni : 15 min by car

28 km far from Siena : 25 min by car

10 km ar from Chianti area : 5-10 min by car

50 km far from Florence : 40 min by car

2 km from Casole d'elsa : 1 min by car (10 min by walking)

Coast/Beach:

Casole d'elsa is about 1 hour from the coast. We strongly recommend our customers to make at least one visit to the coast, they won't be disappointed.

Nearest beach: Cecina 60km. Follonica. Castiglione della Pescaia.

Travel:

Nearest airports: Pisa and Florence (60 km).

Nearest railway: Poggibonsi (25 km).

Nearest ferry: Livorno (50 km).

Distances:

Nearest Village :

Casole d'elsa (2 km)

Siena 28 km

Florence 55 km

San Gimignano 15 km

Volterra 20 km

Monteriggioni 15 km

Further Details:

The Farmhouse is located near the ancient village of Casole d'Elsa. In Casole you can find all you need: shops, a little supermarket, a bank, post office, post box, a church, pubs, bars and restaurants-pizzeria.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Casole d'Elsa, Siena Area

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
S-2018
1 Sep 2018 - 14 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£668
for 7 nights
£668
 
 
T-2018
15 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£502
for 7 nights
£502
 
 
U - 2018
29 Sep 2018 - 12 Oct 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£496
for 7 nights
£496
 
 
V-2018
13 Oct 2018 - 2 Nov 2018
7 night minimum stay
£496
for 7 nights
£496
 
 
June 1 - 2019
1 Jun 2019 - 14 Jun 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£599
for 7 nights
£599
 
 
Jun 2 -2019
15 Jun 2019 - 28 Jun 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£708
for 7 nights
£708
 
 
July 1 - 2019
29 Jun 2019 - 5 Jul 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£930
for 7 nights
£930
 
 
July 2 - 2019
6 Jul 2019 - 19 Jul 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,070
for 7 nights
£1,070
 
 
July 3 - 2019
20 Jul 2019 - 26 Jul 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,190
for 7 nights
£1,190
 
 
July 4 -2019
27 Jul 2019 - 2 Aug 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,190
for 7 nights
£1,190
 
 
August 1 - 2019
3 Aug 2019 - 23 Aug 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,181
for 7 nights
£1,181
 
 
August 2 -2019
24 Aug 2019 - 30 Aug 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£773
for 7 nights
£773
 
 
September 1 -2019
31 Aug 2019 - 13 Sep 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£668
for 7 nights
£668
 
 
September 2-2019
14 Sep 2019 - 27 Sep 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£507
for 7 nights
£507
 
 
September 3 -2019
28 Sep 2019 - 4 Oct 2019
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£496
for 7 nights
£496
 
 
My Standard Rate
6 night minimum stay
£565
for 6 nights
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£94
£628
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £269.18
Stay tax £0.90 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the manager upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 12 years.

1. Heating : (1.50 Euro / hour) on a pay per use basis
2. Security deposit request upon arrival 300 euros.
3. it is required a deposit to confirm the reservation .
4. Delivery of keys by the owner.
5. Stay tax is paid locally : 1.00 Euros / person.
6.Check-in guaranteed not before than 16.00h and until 18.00h. In case of delay ,please contact* previously the Owner : *Tel. number +39 (0) 577 94 86 18
7.Check out by 9:00 am.

INCLUDED IN PRICE: TOWELS AND LINEN WITH CHANGE ONCE A WEEK ( SATURDAY) , WATER,GAS,ELECTRICITY AND WIFI CONNECTION.

INCLUDED IN PRICE: TOWELS AND LINEN WITH CHANGE ONCE A WEEK ( SATURDAY) , WATER,GAS,ELECTRICITY AND WIFI CONNECTION.
NOT INCLUDED IN PRICE: STAY TAX ( 1.00 PER PERSON PER NIGHT FOR THE FIRST 5 NIGHTS),ADDITIONAL CHANGE OF TOWELS AND LINEN 7 EUROS PER PERSON, MID- CLEANING : 50 EUROS, ,BEACH TOWELS 5 EUROS / EACH ( TO REQUEST PREVIOUSLY) AND HEATING ON A PAY PER USE BASIS 1.50 EUROS/ HOUR,WASHING MACHINE : 4 EUROS / WASH.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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