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L'ALCOVA 8+1 / 4+1 sleeps, elegant villa with pool in Sarteano (Siena)



Updated: 26-Oct-2016
Sleeps: 8 + 1. Bedrooms: 4. Bathrooms: 3


PRIVATE STRUCTURE. Casale Alcova is situated in Sarteano, a little town in Siena district collocated on the plateau between Val D’Orcia and Valdichiana. The house takes its name from the antique caves located near the property, which in the past have been used as shelter of young lovers. About 500 m from the property there is one of the most important Etruria Tuscan tombs, one of which is called Quadriga Infernale, a real Etruria jewel which has been recently brought to light. The property has been built on a rocky hilltop which overlooks the breathtaking panorama. There is also a very unique fireplace which has been restored to its original splendour, originating from the monastery. This is just one of the finishing touches which has been carefully chosen by the owners. The property is strategically positioned only 8 km far from the highway A1. In only a few minutes it is possible to reach the famous medieval hamlet of Cetona one of the favourite locations for many famous people like politicians, famous actors and designers. It is also easy to reach the well known Val D’Orcia which has thermal hamlets like San Casciano Dei Bagni, San Filippo, Bagni Vignoni.


The house is on three levels. The main entrance is situated on the intermediate floor made up of a large dining room and large windows for a breathtaking view, there is also a living room with direct access onto the veranda equipped with table, wood oven and fully equipped kitchen. Also on this floor there is a double bedroom with antique fireplace, bathroom with bathtub, shower and laundry room. From the living room there is an internal “cotto” staircase which leads down to the underground floor, made up of spacious living room divided into dining room with fireplace, smaller living room with benches and games table. From the other side of the living room one reaches another double bedroom, twin bedroom and bathroom with bathtub. Via a wooden staircase collocated near the dining room of the intermediate floor one can reach the attic made up of a double bed, additional single bed and ensuite bathroom with shower. The attic it is also provided with an open fireplace.


The property is surrounded by an ample well kept garden enriched with beautiful flowers and giant cypress. The park has a breathtaking views which during clear days it is possible to see the majestic peaks of Gran Sasso. The garden is equipped with a stone table and chairs. Near the pool area there is a wooden porch equipped with a little kitchen, wood oven, table and chairs. Ideal place for outside dinners and lunches.

Swimming Pool

The swimming pool is at the disposal of the guests from the last Saturday of April to the first Saturday in October . The rectangular shape pool measures 15 x 7 m with a maximum depth of 3 m and is equipped with a diving board. The pool area is reachable via a natural staircase. It has a beautiful views on to the surrounding hills. From one side it is possible to enjoy the beautiful forests of Cetona mountain’s whilst on the other side you can see the memorable horizon of the Trasimeno Lake. The pool area it is equipped with chairs and sun loungers. Under the pool there is a small bathroom.

(Emma Villas reminds that the herein contained information and any possible updates are to be attested on www.emmavillas.com)

More Details
  • Sleeps 9
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

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Emma Villas srl Unipersonale
Emma Villas
Via Duccio di Buoninsegna, 22
00142 Roma Roma Italy
L.R.T 51/1986, N.178974
OPERATORE TURISTICO ITALIANO Autorizzato dalla provincia di Siena N. 178974 L.R.T 51/1986
VAT Reg No01188760522

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Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Perugia at 109 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Sarteano at 1 Kilometres Nearest Train : Chiusi at 12 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : A1 exit Chiusi-Chianciano Terme at 7 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Sartrano at 1 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Tyrrhenian Sea at 190 Kilometres Car: not necessary


Located nearby the medieval town of Sarteano, directly in the heart of South Tuscany an ideal starting point to for day trips to South Tuscany and Umbria, it is very well linked with the main roads as duel-carriage E45 and the motorway A1 (exit Chiusi – Chianciano Terme). Many important and interesting historical centres are in the surroundings like Cetona, San Casciano dei Bagni with its Spa, Chiusi and all the hamlets of Trasimeno Lakes as well as important and beautiful cities like Cortona, Montepulciano or Siena. The area is also served form the railway station of Chiusi Scalo from where you can take trains to the main cities like Florence or Rome.

Airports: Roma 190 km, Florence 147 km, Milano 425 km, Perugia 109 km, Pisa 205 km

Train Station: Chiusi 12 km

Highway: A1 exit Chiusi-Chianciano Terme 7 km

Attractions within 100 km: Montepulciano 17 km, San Casciano dei Bagni 17 km, Pienza 29 km, Montalcino 46 km, Orvieto 56 km, Perugia 62 km, Arezzo 70 km, Siena 76 km, Assisi 82 km

Services and shops: Sarteano 800 m

Beach: Tyrrhenian Sea 190 km

Access road: Paved road until the property.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
25 Sep 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
17 Dec 2016 - 7 Jan 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
8 Jan 2017 - 28 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
29 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
27 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Jul 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
27 Aug 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Oct 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
16 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Tax Rate 5.9%

- To be paid at the time of booking: 25% as DEPOSIT (non-refundable) calculated on the listed price;
- To be paid within 60 days prior to the beginning of lease: 75% as BALANCE to be paid by bank transfer or credit card.

5,9% Emma Villas Commissions INCLUDED in the final price of the reservation: this includes costs for opening and management of the practice, customer assistance service 7 days per week, agency commission, EUROP ASSISTANCE POLICY to cover penalties in case of cancellation of the stay).

At your arrival will be requested (by the property owner) the damage deposit (totally refundable in case of no damages at the end of the stay).
Damage Deposit: 700,00€

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 0% refund for cancellations more than 0 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 26-Oct-2016
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Property Type

  • villa


  • Budget
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove ...


  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool ...


  • Groups
  • Singles
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • rural
  • village


  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • tennis


  • Bathroom 1 - Bath (no shower)
  • Bathroom 2 - Bath with Shower
  • Bathroom 3 - Shower Enclosure
  • 1 with bathtub, 1 with bathtub and shower, 1 with shower. En suite bathrooms: 1


  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
  • Bedroom 4 - 3 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • 2 doubles, 1 twin, 1 triple


  • Balcony
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda
  • Yard


  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website


  • Suitable for elderly. Handicap: NO Fenced: No. Height above sea level: 580 m.

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