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LA CAPANNA DI FRANCA 6 + 2 sleeps, Exclusivity Emma Villas,Offices open 7/7 days

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Overview


Details
Property
villa
People
8
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
3
Minimum Stay
7 nights

About the property

Sleeps: 6 + 2. Bedrooms: 3, Bathrooms: 3

- The EUROP ASSISTANCE INSURANCE TO COVER CANCELLATION penalties (from the time of the reservation to the beginning of the stay) will be INCLUDED IN THE FINAL PRICE.

- The EMMA VILLAS STAFF will be at your complete disposal for ensuring you a care-free holiday.

- EMMA VILLAS IS AN ITALIAN INCOMING TOUR OPERATOR: BOOKING OFFICE OPEN 7/7 with MULTI-LANGUAGES TRAVEL SPECIALISTS, with perfect knowledge of the villas and their location.

- 7/7 days PERSONAL CUSTOMER SERVICE and SUPPORT CENTRE AT DISPOSAL BEFORE AND DURING YOUR STAY.

- PROFESSIONAL CONTROLLERS who PERIODICALLY CHECK THE VILLAS and ensure the quality standards presented on EmmaVillas.com.

- CUSTOMIZE YOUR HOLIDAY with OUR ADDITIONAL SERVICES (such as IN HOUSE CHEF, PRIVATE TRANSFER, CAR RENTAL and much more). All our services are supplied by PROFESSIONAL and CERTIFIED COMPANIES.

PRIVATE STRUCTURE. La Capanna di Franca is an old barn which, in 2006, thanks to careful restoration work that has enhanced the original architectural style, was transformed into a warm and comfortable country house. Standing in the medieval hamlet of Palazzavelli, a tiny cluster of houses just one kilometre from the centre of Sovicille, but in an independent position, this rustic stone farmhouse is surrounded by a lush garden with a beautiful view from the windows of the first floor over the surrounding countryside against the background of Siena which is just a few kilometres away. Immersed in the natural oasis of the Montagnola Senese which is rich with the evidence of an ancient past marked by the passage of great civilizations, it is the perfect setting for fans of unspoiled nature who can explore it, directly from the property, either walking, mountain biking or horseback riding along the trails in the woods. Its geographical position makes it a perfect departure point for discovering the art masterpieces and the fine food and wine specialities in the most suggestive villages of the area, such as Montepulciano, Pienza, Montalcino and the picturesque hamlets of Chianti. The highway, a few kilometres away, leads you easily to Cortona, San Gimignano and other important Tuscan art cities such as Florence, Lucca and Pisa.

Interior

The house has two floors. The entrance on the ground floor leads directly into a spacious, open-plan living area composed of a lounge with a large fireplace, dining area and kitchen. This floor includes a study with single sofa bed, a bathroom with shower and the laundry. A travertine and wrought-iron staircase in the living room leads up to the first floor consisting of two double bedrooms, one with ensuite bathroom with shower, a triple bedroom and a bathroom with whirlpool tub. A flight of stairs leads up to a loft area with a super panoramic window and fitted out with gym equipment.

Park

The park around the house covers an area of about 5000 square metres, mainly lawn. From the entrance gate of the property a driveway bordered by rows of cypresses takes guests through the well-kept, blooming garden with typical plants such as cork and holm oaks, mulberry and olive trees alternating with palms and pomegranates. Bushes of rose and broom colour the many shades of green while beds of seasonal flowers border the stone path that leads to the pool. The atmosphere is quiet and reserved and entices one to spend time outdoors and to organize pleasant meals under the gazebo, furnished with table and chairs, right outside the living room French window.

Swimming Pool

The infinity pool is immersed in the beautiful garden just 15 m from the house. Bordered along one side by a discreet hedge, it is framed by fragrant roses and surrounded by a carpet of well-kept lawn where the sunbathing area has been set up with sunbeds, umbrellas and a hammock. The rectangular-shaped pool, with border in Tuscan travertine and internally lined with mosaic tiles, has large steps for access to the water. It measures 6 x 12 m with a varying depth of 1,20 m to 2,20 m. and has chlorine purification. There is an outdoor shower and lighting both inside and outside the pool. Finally, completing the area, is a pergola with table and chairs. The pool is open from the last Saturday in April to the first Saturday in October.

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

More Details
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

Property Manager
Emma Villas
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Russian, Italian
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
20%
Calendar last updated:
22 February, 2017

Reviews

5/5 -
(3 traveller reviews)

5

Wonderful property in Tuscany!!!!! :-)

  • 5 of 5

The property is wonderful, the garden and pool area is beautifully maintained. Very nicely finished. The owners were very friendly and helpful. Very panoramic location.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 14, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Amazing property, with ideal location

  • 5 of 5

The property was amazing. It was an ideal location. Close to Siena and an idea location for exploring all the different areas within Tuscany. The property is clean, well kept and beautiful decorated. The grounds and the pool are also beautiful. I would recommend this property for sure.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 20, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Peaceful Tuscan setting

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for the first week of September. It's a beautiful old farmhouse that has been updated with modern kitchen and bathrooms. We loved that they kept the wood beams and old stone walls. The house was very spacious and clean. The kitchen was well equipped for making dinners at home. The owners (a lovely family) were so sweet and even left us fresh fruit, a bottle of Prosecco and bottles of water. The landscaping was beautiful! The grass was so green and the flowers so bright and tons of fruit trees. We also loved taking dips in the pool every morning. There were two outdoor patios and a wood grill. We were only a 15 minute drive from Siena which is an awesome medieval town. All in all, a lovely vacation and I wish we were still there.

Demetra, Mark, Don and Susan

  • Review Submitted: Oct 3, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
2017
8 Jan 2017 - 28 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,775
for 7 nights
£1,775
 
 
2017
29 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,998
for 7 nights
£1,998
 
 
2017
27 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,219
for 7 nights
£2,219
 
 
2017
1 Jul 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,663
for 7 nights
£2,663
 
 
2017
27 Aug 2017 - 23 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£2,219
for 7 nights
£2,219
 
 
2017
24 Sep 2017 - 15 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,775
for 7 nights
£1,775
 
 
2017/2018
16 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£2,219
for 7 nights
£2,219
 

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

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Sovicille in Siena Area

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Holiday Complex
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Bath (no shower) , Jacuzzi tub
  • 2 with shower, 1 with Jacuzzi tub. En suite bathrooms: 1
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Study - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
  • 2 doubles, 1 triple, 1 single sofa bed in the study
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue ...
  • Yard
Suitability:
  • Groups
  • Singles
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Housekeeping
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • 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
  • golf
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Suitable for elderly. babycot, mosquito screens, alarm-system, video entryphone, safe; Fenced: No; Height above sea level: 243 m

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