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Country House Nazzano in Vineyards/Olive Grove near San Gimignano Florence Siena - La Rondine

People4
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Space 731 sq. ft.
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

Overview

Description

La Rondine

The apartment 'La Rondine' (2+2 guests located on the ground floor of a farmhouse with an independent entrance and has a great living-dining room with fireplace and double sofa bed, Kitchen with four firework/burners, electric oven and fridge, double bed room with king bed, shower/w.c. It has traditional beamed ceilings and terracotta floors and it is fully furnished. Private garden with panoramic view and table and chairs. High chair and cot on request.


About the property

Country House Nazzano

Country House 'Nazzano' is a typical charming Tuscan farmhouse between olive groves, vineyards and the trees. Enjoy a magnificent panorama of the surrounding countryside, the towers of San Gimignano, the ancient medieval town of Certaldo Alto and everything you come to Tuscany to see. It is located in Gambassi Terme which sits at the juncture of three primary tourist areas: Florence, Siena, Pisa. The most important towns and villages in the area are all within short driving distance. The hospitality of the Tuscan people, the conviviality of their cuisine and the beauty of their crafts are ingredients for a pleasant sojourn in Tuscany, where cultural occasions and spectacles are always happening.


Owner
Miriam
Member since: 2008
Speaks English, French, Italian
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 November, 2017

About Miriam

Hi. My name is Miriam. I was born and live in Certaldo with my husband Carlo. For many years I have hosted guests coming from all over the world in our farmhouse apartments and in our Certaldo Alto village home. We are happy to say that we get many repeat visitors who often bring their friends and relatives back to experience the true Tuscan experience with them here with us.

I love traveling, reading, art, music, and especially being with my three grandchildren.

Miriam purchased this farmhouse in 2001

Why Miriam chose Gambassi Terme

Country House 'Nazzano' is a old house farm in stone situated in one of the most beautiful, suggestive and undiscovered parts in the heart of Tuscany between olive groves, vineyards and tree.

It is enjoys a magnificent panorama on the surrounding countryside and the towers of San Gimignano and of the ancient medieval town of Certaldo Alto.

The atmosphere of our house is very warm and hospitable.

The view is unique.

Guestbook comments from the owner

This place is incredible. The views from the front of the property are stunning and there are walks around the extensive property. The accommodation is surrounded by rolling hills of olive trees and vines. It is about 4 kms from the nearest small town so you need a car but there are lots of beautiful small villages in the region to explore by car anyway. The hosts were attentive and generous and very helpful with information about places to visit locally. There is lots of space inside the unit and lovely high ceilings. The whole character property has been restored and renovated beautifully. Would definetely stay again and recommend it highly to others.
Jun 2013
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Notes

In high season, preference is given to Saturday-to Saturday rentals, but flexibility is possible. Please enquire.
Above prices include: water, electricity, gas, sheets, towels, pillow cases, kitchen utensils.
Extra service: heating (Depends consumption).
Final cleaning € 30


Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse in Gambassi Terme in Metropolitan City of Florence

Property Type:
  • farmhouse (semi-detached)
Building Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 731 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed , 1 Cot , 1 Sofa bed/Futon
  • Romantic and spacious bedroom with vaulted ceiling.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
  • 5 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Attractions:
  • churches
  • museums
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Wifi Internet access

Reviews

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La Rondine
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 48 reviews
5

A wonderfully relaxing stay in Tuscany

  • 5 of 5

The house was wonderfully clean and welcoming. Miriam and Carlo could not have been more welcoming and went above and beyond their remit when we had difficulties with our rental vehicle in that Carlo came to rescue us and help communicate with various repair services. The view from the property is outstanding and our entire visit hugely relaxing.

  • Review Submitted: 11-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
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Sehr schöne Wohnung - absolute Ruhe - TIPP

  • 4 of 5

Sehr schöne Wohnung, abgeschieden in den Weinbergen. Absolute Ruhe - Erholung pur.

Die Wohnung ist großzügig bemessen, mit Ausnahme der Dusche.

Geschmackvoll eingetrichtet mit antiken Möbeln. Die Terrasse mit Blick ins Tal und auf die Weinberge ist genial und ein echtes Highlight. Ein paar Meter oberhalb des Hauses hat man einen schönen Blick auf die Türme von San Gimignano (Luftlinie ca. 10 km). Das Haus ist tatsächlich so schön, wie's auf den eingestellten Bilder zu sehen ist.

Die Lage des Hauses ist zentral gelegen zw. Florenz und Siena. Für Ausflüge nach Florenz, Siena, San Gimignano, ins Chinati oder auch ins Val d' Orcia perfekt gelegen. Die Altstadt von Certaldo ist auch sehr sehenswert.

Die Vermieter Carlo und Miriam sind sehr freundlich. Es fehlt an nichts.

Kleiner Wehrmutstropfen: die kleine Dusche und die Betten/Liegen auf der Empore.

Aber auf jeden Fall sehr empfehlenswert - ein (Geheim-) TIPP!

  • Review Submitted: 18-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
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Great Vacation in Tuscany

  • 4 of 5

Dear Miriam, our family (two kids, husband and I) spent a wonderful week at your apartment in the heart of Tuscany. Apartment is well-maintained and well-equipped. Front terrace has very nice view. It is very close to Certaldo and San Gimignano. Apartment is very suitable for families with children. Thank you for great vacation. Martina

  • Review Submitted: 16-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
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5

Wonderful holiday!

  • 5 of 5

We had a very enjoyable holiday in Tuscany and the location of the house was fairly central to the places that we wanted to visit. The views from the house were breathtaking, surrounded by vineyards and olive trees and it was so peaceful and quiet (apart from the singing cicadas!). The house was very adequate and suited our needs. Miriam and Carlo are very hospitable and friendly and met us at the station on arrival to take us to the house, as we would of never had found it otherwise! A car is definite must as nothing is really a walk away. We particularly liked the pizzeria down the road which was very good value for money and tasty! Thank you very much for making our holiday so enjoyable.

  • Review Submitted: 15-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2016
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5

Romantic, beautiful, perfect location

  • 5 of 5

Merveilleux appartement romantique dans la campagne toscane. Point de chute parfait pour visiter Sienne, Pise, Lucques, Florence et bien sûr, le chianti! La terrasse au soleil du matin avec vue sur les vignes: bonheur parfait. Miriam et Carlo sont des hôtes charmants et attentionnés. Nous reviendrons!

  • Review Submitted: 26-Nov-2015
  • Date of Stay: October 2015
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Awesome stay in Tuscany!

  • 5 of 5

This apartment was the best find ever! The view from the patio was amazing....looking out over vineyards and rolling hills of Tuscany, just beautiful! Miriam and her husband could not have been nicer. The grounds are pristine and the apartment was beautiful and just perfect for myself and hubby. The kitchen was well equipped to make any type of meal. Certaldo is a short drive away, with the train station right in town to get you anywhere in Tuscany. You are in the heart of tuscany here, with ancient towns nearby. Do not miss Certaldo Alto....many wonderful restaurants there.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Jul-2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Firenze - Pisa
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Loc. Steccaia - San Gimignano
Nearest Ferry
60 Kilometres
Livorno
Nearest Golf
14 Kilometres
Montaione - Castelfalfi
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Certaldo
Nearest Motorway
12 Kilometres
Poggibonsi
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Certaldo - Gambassi Terme
Nearest Beach
80 Kilometres
Costa Etrusca
Car: necessary

It is located in Gambassi Terme at the border of three area: Florence, Siena, Pisa and from here it is possible to reach in short time the most important towns and villages.

Distances: Firenze km. 45 - Siena km. 35 - Monteriggioni km. 30 - Volterra km. 25 - Colle Val d'Elsa km. 15 - San Gimignano km. 10 - Montaione km. 7 - Certaldo km. 4 - Pisa- Lucca km. 65.

In this area, especially in the summer period, there are numerous cultural, musical and artistic events, like in the second week of July, in Certaldo Alto the spectacular festival called 'Mercantia' with its street artists and artisans on every corner and in San Gimignano the Opera Festival in August month.

We can suggest you some itinerary of the undiscovered parts in the heart of Tuscany.

You can reach the beaches of the Tuscany coast: Marina di Castagneto Carducci, Maremma and Versilia km. 80.

Other Activities: In this area, especially in the summer period, there are numerous cultural, musical and artistic events

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