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Charming semi-detached 'casale' of the 19th century w/garden

People9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Space 1,829 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4/5 adults and 4 children

The 'casale' was built towards the end of the19th century.It used to be the home for the master of the vineyards and olive trees of the farm 'Villa Sant'Anna' .

The 'casale' has been totally renovated and restored at the end of the 80's maintaining the original structure like the wonderful arch in the living room, the antique wooden beams, the tiles on the roof and the facade.

The front garden is surrounded by an ancient wall, to provide privacy when relaxing on the deck or dining 'al fresco' under the shade of the bower.

From the kitchen through a door you get into the backyard, a cosy and fresh place where you can enjoy a barbecue and stay cool during hot summer time.

From the backyard through a stone staircase you will reach to the small detached building (originally it used to be an oven) where a small single bedroom with bathroom is located. (For an extra guest, the nanny or the maid).

Finally, behind the 'casale' you will reach a 2.000 square meters totally fenced wild garden with olive and cork trees.

Inside:

ground floor: you enter in the living area with two sofas and behind the ancient arch you get in the dining/kitchen area with an extendable table that can sit 8 people. On the left there is a twin bed bedroom with enclosed bathroom.

first floor: the wooden staircase leads to a room that gives access to the four bed bedroom, ideal for kids, to the kids bathroom and to the master bedroom with enclosed bathroom. (see pictures of the plans of the house).

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2012
Speaks English, French, Spanish, Italian
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
30 July, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

Dear Family Bona,



in order to spend vacation as a big family, where small and grown up people fell well, it takes an appropriate environment,



- which eases the chores of the house

- takes care of a healthy sleep

- which offers a surrounding to meet ones own imagination

- to give room and space

- a most colorful natur

- allee of olive trees, the product of which was so delicate, that we enjoyet it just with bred.



As conclusion everything was carefully planed and thought over by you. The time we spend in your house was thorougly enjoyed by all of us.

Thank you again.



Attached are some impressions of our stay.



Best regards,

G K
May 2012
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Location

Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
ELBA - MARINA DI CAMPO
Nearest Barpub
700 Metres
BAGNAIA
Nearest Ferry
11 Kilometres
PORTOFERRAIO
Nearest Golf
7 Kilometres
9 HOLES - ACQUABONA
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
VILLA SANT'ANNA
Nearest Beach
700 Metres
BAGNAIA
Car: recommended

The 'casale' i Galli is located inside the 'Villa Sant'Anna' compound, a former vines and olives farm in a 350 hectares property. Old rural buildings inside the compound have been renovated maintaining the original features like original wooden beams, cotto floors and tiled roofs.

Nature is unspoiled and the location is very quiet.

The compound is located just behind the small village of Bagnaia, on the seaside, where you find groceries restaurants and pubs.

In Bagnaia you have access to the beach.

There is a very well known sailing school and a boat rental.

From Bagnaia to our house is a short drive or a nice flat walk of 10 minutes.

The main town of Elba, Portoferraio, is 11 km far (10-15 minutes by car).

Portoferraio is the main harbor of the island, where you will arrive with the ferry boat from Piombino in the mainland.

Portoferraio has Hospital, banks, shopping and wonderful architecture. The ancient harbor dates back to the Medici's in the 15th century.

You can choose to relax in the garden, go for a swim, rent a boat, go for a walk in the woods around our house or go and visit the attractive village of Porto Azzurro, Capoliveri, Marina di Campo, Marciana.

There are wonderful tracks for hiking and biking: the highest mountain (Monte Capanne) is nearly 1.000 meters high: in a clear day from the top (you can get to the top by cableway!) you will have a spectacular view on the islands of the archipelago and Corsica.

Wether you want to rest or to sport, Elba island will offer you both.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Rio nell'Elba in Province of Livorno

Property Type:
  • villa (semi-detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1829 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 9
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
Theme:
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Mosquito Magnet
  • Parking
  • Shampoo
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 4 Single Bed , BEST SUITED FOR CHILDREN
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck Chairs
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 2 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • bay
  • marina
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing

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Charming semi-detached 'casale' of the 19th century w/garden
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
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A beautiful, spacious house

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time in this well equipped, beautiful house. Great use of the swimming pool and tennis courts of Residenza Sant'Anna next door. Highly recommended!

  • Review Submitted: 17-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: August 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Rio nell'Elba, Tuscany

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £440.9
Final cleaning £132.27
Laundry (per guest) £17.64

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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