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VENCIANA 8+4 sleeps, villa with private pool at exclusive use!

Bedrooms 4
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Internet
  • Parking


About the property

Sleeps 12, 4 bedroom 3 bathroom

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

- Our STAFF will be at your complete disposal for ensuring you a care-free holiday;

- Our BOOKING OFFICE OPEN 7/7 with MULTI-LANGUAGES TRAVEL SPECIALISTS, with perfect knowledge of the villas and their location;





Venciana is located on an isolated hill, in an area to the south of the Chianti territory, between Arezzo and Siena (both less than half an hour away by car), in a typical landscape covered by jumbled woods and rows of olive trees. It was originally a farmhouse and still reflects the original separation of the areas that were once used as the dwelling (top floor) and the farm shed (ground floor); careful renovation has transformed it into an attractive country home with stone exterior and rustic interior, with exposed beams and terracotta floors. Surrounded by a large, well-kept garden with a rich assortment of plants, fruit trees and flowers, stretching to the green hills around it, it is the perfect place for guests to relax and enjoy the peaceful Siena countryside but also to be able to make short trips to explore a territory with rich wine and food traditions and important artistic and naturalistic centres, such as that of Chianti that winds along the wine route which, passing through the beautiful villages of Gaiole, Radda, Panzano and Greve, leads to Florence; also to be discovered are the fascinating villages of Montalcino and Pienza, immersed in the stunning setting of the Val d'Orcia, or Montepulciano and San Gimignano: a unique experience that combines art, nature and culture, where the leitmotif is the delicious nectar that here reaches its sublime expression.

Useful Information

Your Emma Villas Customer service is CRISTINA GIANNINI and you can reach her for any emergencies, or further information you may required during your stay. All useful telephone numbers will be sent together with your booking documents.


The house consists of 3 units, each with independent access: two on the ground floor (with direct access to the portico with dining area) and one on the top floor. The main entrance, on the ground floor, opens onto the living area consisting of a single room with fully-equipped kitchen and dining area. From here you go into a small hallway with double bedroom (and direct access to the outside via a French window) and a bathroom with shower. The second unit, accessible through two French windows next to the main entrance, consists of a large double bedroom with additional double sofa bed and ensuite bathroom with shower. The room has direct access to another portico at the back of the house. An external staircase leads up to the top floor with the third unit - a living room with fireplace and satellite TV (with a double sofa bed) leads to a short corridor with two double bedrooms with queen-size bed and a bathroom with two showers. The floor is completed by a spacious kitchenette/laundry.


In the vast park surrounding the villa, immersed in silence and fenced-in for about 3 hectares, olive trees alternate with manicured lawn areas and a varied vegetation. Fruit trees, such as cherries and figs, line one side of the garden whilst around the house are beds of geraniums and rose bushes. The large portico in front of the kitchen, framed by fragrant climbing jasmine, is set up for outdoor dining, with a brick-built barbecue just a short distance away. At the back, a second portico is the perfect place where guests can relax and admire the view of the beautiful hilly landscape. Along the private driveway is the covered parking area belonging to the property.

Swimming Pool

The fenced-in pool is positioned in a large sunny area, in the middle of the park and next to the house which is about 35 m away. The circular pool, with travertine border and lined in PVC, measures 53 sq m, and is provided with a ladder for access to the water. There is a cold-water shower and lighting inside the pool and in the garden surrounding it. The purification system is chlorine. The solarium area, in stone and lawn along the perimeter fence, is provided with sunbeds, umbrellas and a wooden gazebo with tables and chairs.

(We remind that the herein contained information and any possible updates are to be attested by the Property Manager).

More Details

About Us

Emma Villas
Emma Villas srl Unipersonale
Via Duccio di Buoninsegna, 22
00142 Roma
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:
Calendar last updated:
18 August, 2017


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Montebenichi in Province of Arezzo

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
  • town
  • village
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic
  • Rustic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Ensuite Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
  • UNIT 1: 1 with shower; UNIT 2: 1 with shower; UNIT 3: 1 with shower. En-suite bathrooms: 1
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , with queen size bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed , with queen size bed
    Other - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , 1 double sofa bed in the living room
  • UNIT 1: 1 double; UNIT 2: 1 double; UNIT 3: 2 doubles with queen size bed
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue ...
  • Porch Furniture
  • Yard
  • Groups
  • Singles
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Car Available
  • Chauffeur
  • Housekeeping
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • 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
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • ski
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
Fenced: Yes Height above sea level: 487m


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average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews

Beautiful property and surroundings !!!

  • 5 of 5

Everything was perfect. The hospitality of the owners were great. The conditions of the house are very good. Also the position of the property is quite suitable!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 19, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fabulous place to stay in Tuscany

  • 5 of 5

Exactly as advertised. The house was charming and functional and the grounds were fabulous. The owner was extremely helpful. We hope to stay here again some time soon.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 10, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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An excellent holiday!

  • 5 of 5

Our stay in this villa was wonderful. My husband and I are seasoned travelers and this was one of our favorite venues. Not only did it look like an authentic villa, it was situated in the most beautiful setting.

The area is very picturesque and when we could tear ourselves away from the villa we visited Siena, Monteriggione, San Gimignano all within easy driving distance.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 2, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Einfach nur fantastisch!!!

  • 5 of 5

Haus, Gelände und Pool sind sehr gepflegt. Alles ist sehr liebevoll gestaltet und sauber. Die Zimmer sind blitzsauber, schlicht und geschmackvoll eingerichtet, die schönen Badezimmer sind großzügig geschnitten.

Wir haben uns sehr wohl gefühlt und können die Villa zu 100% weiterempfehlen ! ! ! !

  • Review Submitted: Dec 7, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Fantastic Tuscany Villa

  • 5 of 5

We enjoyed our vacation very much and recommend this property to everybody who is looking for a calm place to relax and who wants to enjoy the italien way of live.

it was exactly the peace and quiet we were looking for !!!!!!!!

  • Review Submitted: Nov 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
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Gerne kommen wir wieder!!

  • 5 of 5

Perfekt für einen ruhigen Familienurlaub, sehr gepflegte Anlage, riesiger Swimmingpool, tolle Ausstattung. Nur zu empfehlen!! ;)

  • Review Submitted: Nov 10, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
95 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
11 Kilometres
Nearest Train
12 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
32 Kilometres
Coming from North: A1 exit Valdarno
Nearest Restaurant
11 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
124 Kilometres
Tyrrhenian sea - Castiglione della Pescaia

Montebenichi is a tiny village, whose origins can be traced back to the Lombard era, located on the ridge of a hill (500 m above sea level) which separates the area of the Siena Chianti from that of the Arezzo Valdarno and which, thanks to its location, offers spectacular views over the typical Chianti countryside. It preserves monuments of a rich past (the old castle and church in the village centre, and the parish church of Santa Maria in Altaserra, considered one of the most beautiful and best preserved monuments of the whole area). The Chianti terrritory is located right in the centre of Tuscany, between the cities of Florence to the north, Siena to the south and Arezzo to the east: the ideal location for visiting the beautiful art cities but also for exploring the many fascinating rural borghi set in the 'gentle hills' that surround Siena, with their picturesque postcard landscapes. The property is well connected and easily accessible thanks to the excellent network of roads and highways that connect with the motorway exits of Valdarno, 32 km away (for those coming from the north) and Valdichiana, 42,5 km away (for those coming from the south). Major airports in the region are Florence (95 km) and Pisa (155 km). The nearest train station is Montevarchi (12 km), and there are also stations in Siena (34 km) and Arezzo (41 km), with direct connections to Rome and Florence. In Ambra, about 11 km from the house, you will find all shops, supermarkets and amenities.


- Airports

Firenze 95km, Pisa 155km, Roma Fiumicino 250km, Milano Malpensa430km

- Train Station

Montevarchi 12km, Siena 34km, Arezzo 41,5km

- Highway

Coming from North: A1 exit Valdarno 32km; coming from South: A1 exit Valdichiana 42,5km

- Attractions within 100 km

Castelnuovo Berardenga 20km, Rapolano Terme 20km, Gaiole in Chianti 23km, Radda in Chianti 30km, Siena 34km, Panzano in Chianti 43km, Greve in Chianti 49km, Arezzo 45km, Montepulciano 54km, Pienza 60km, Cortona 65km, Montalcino 68km, Castiglion del Lago 68km, San Gimignano 78km, Firenze 81 km, Perugia 98km

- Services and shops

Ambra 11km; Montevarchi 12km

- Beach

Tyrrhenian sea - Castiglione della Pescaia 124 km

- Access road

1,1 km of unpaved road and steep in some points, not suitable for low vehicles


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Montebenichi, Tuscany

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
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
7 Jan 2018 - 27 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
28 Apr 2018 - 1 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
2 Jun 2018 - 29 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
30 Jun 2018 - 25 Aug 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
26 Aug 2018 - 29 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
30 Sep 2018 - 21 Dec 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
22 Dec 2018 - 5 Jan 2019
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: 500,00€

The price includes:
fully cleaned property equipped with linens
utilities (electricity - water - gas for kitchen use)

The price does not include:
heating (€ 20,00 per day)
tourism tax (€ 1,50 per person for the first 4 nights. Please note that children under 14 years old will not pay)
extra cleaning when animals are present (€ 30,00 per animal per week)

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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