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Charming estate with enchanting views. Gorgeous panoramic pool - Vigna

People6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Space 1,184 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Wireless Internet
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Parking

Overview

Description

Vigna

The bright Vigna apartment is on the first floor, it has 3 spacious bedrooms, 2 bathrooms (one en-suite), a charming living room with an open plan kitchen and a fireplace, and a panoramic terrace with views over the luscious Amiata Mountain.


About the property

Castagnatello Estate

Castagnatello is a delightfully restored Country House immersed in the Tuscan countryside, wonderfully situated between the luscious Amiata Mountain and the enchanting Val d’Orcia.

Castagnatello, surrounded by vineyards and olive groves, offers breathtaking views of the nearby hamlet of Seggiano and of the green rolling hills at the foot of the Amiata Mountain.

Castagnatello has six accommodations furnished to high standards, all offering private panoramic terraces or covered patios that open directly to the charming garden surrounding the estate.

In the garden there are a spacious infinity swimming pool offering great views and two BBQs.

We are also magnificently located as a starting point to visit charming places in southern Tuscany like the Val d’Orcia and its lovely villages (Unesco World Heritage site);

to enjoy the renowned wine producing areas of Montalcino and Montepulciano;

to spend a day out hiking on the cooler Amiata Mountain with its BBQ areas and natural parks;

or to spend it at the beach, which is just 1 our away, visiting beautiful seaside villages like Castiglione della Pescaia.

For more information about Castagnatello Country House you can visit our website: www.littlechestnut-tuscany.com

More Details

Owner
Nathan Libri & Gaia Biggi
Member since: 2009
Speaks English, Spanish, Italian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
17 August, 2017

About Nathan Libri & Gaia Biggi

Hello there,

We are Nathan Libri and Gaia Biggi, the owners of Castagnatello Estate.

We live between Italy and the UK, were we both worked as scientist for about 10 years.

When our first son Alex was born we decided to settle in Tuscany... no regrets so far!

Nathan Libri & Gaia Biggi purchased this apartment in 2009

Why Nathan Libri & Gaia Biggi chose Monte Amiata

Castagnatello was carefully restored by Hilary and Giorgio, Gaia's parents.

The Estate is now Gaia's and we have been managing it since its opening in 2009.

Castagnatello is an elegant example of a Tuscan Estate at its best, the area is really beautiful, far from the tourist crowd and deserved to be discovered.

What makes this apartment unique

Castagnatello is a beautiful stone made estate. Incredible is are also the countryside views: really stunning!

The location is also great: we are between the Val d'Orcia (a UNESCO World Heritage Site) and the Amiata mountain.

The countryside between the Amiata and the Val d'Orcia is undoubtedly one of the nicest in Tuscany. In particular the panoramic views we have from Castagnatello are truly stunning!

Castagnatello is a beautiful stone made estate. Incredible is are also the countryside views: really stunning!

Last but not least we are just an hour away from the charming seaside....

Available Rentals

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Notes

Rates are ALL INCLUSIVE.
During high season (Summer period) our rentals are normally from Saturday to Saturday. Please enquire for different changeover dates.
The bedrooms are spacious and if requested extra beds can be comfortably added
(extra charge of 15€/night, free for under 10 years of age)


Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for Vignain Seggiano in Seggiano

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • chateau / country house
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1184 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00 / Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Security System
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet , en suite, with skylight
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • The Vigna is a spacious apartment and if needed extra beds can comfortably be added. If requested travel cot for babies can be provided free of charge.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck Chairs
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
Suitability:
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • ski lift pass
  • ski pass optional
  • swimming
Notes:
At Castagnatello Estate we have a good collection of wines for sale, some available in the accommodation. We produce quality olive oil. Our neighbour is a renowned wine producer - the Piandibugnano winery - and you are more than welcome to cross the road and visit the cellar!

Reviews

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(2 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
5

Traumhaftes Anwesen

  • 5 of 5

perfect place to entspannen.Das house is surrounded by vineyards and Olivienbäumen with a beautiful pool. There you can enjoy the view of the surrounding area of Tuscany. The setting sun makes you forget your everyday life. In the near situated Seggiano can I a small supermarket shopping the necessary food.

The apartment is very chic tastefully decorated in the style of Tuscany.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 2, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Excellent Break!

  • 5 of 5

Had a great autumn weekend here with my daughter and family during the olive picking harvest and this place is everything it claims to be and the other reviewers have done it justice also. So peaceful but with very good facilities close by and in a wonderful area for countryside (the Val d'Orcia is a world heritage site!) Also near enough to other great Tuscan places if you want a 'good day out' The scenery is so open and varied and the sense of being at altitude makes it special and probably a bit cooler in the summer as well?

The property itself was beautifully converted for holiday accommodation with everything you could want and with a homely modern Tuscan style. Somewhere to return to!!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 9, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
210 Kilometres
Rome and Pisa Airports, both at same distance
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
'Bar 60'
Nearest Ferry
140 Kilometres
Porto di Civitavecchia
Nearest Train
60 Kilometres
Grosseto
Nearest Motorway
65 Kilometres
Motorway A1, Exit Chiusi/Chianciano Terme
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
'Bar 60'
Car: necessary

OUR LOCATION:

Castagnatello is wonderfully located between the luscious Amiata Mountain and the enchanting Val d'Orcia.

Val d'Orcia is renowned for its traditions, gastronomy and fine wines. Every historical town has something beautiful to discover:

you will enjoy exploring villages like the romantic Pienza, renowned for its cheeses, Bagno Vignoni known for its Roman Spa, the medieval towns of Montalcino and Montepulciano where hidden cellars in narrow streets offer superb wine tastings, and Rocca d'Orcia with its imposing ancient Castle still dominating the valley.

Tuscany and the Val d'Orcia are celebrated for their fine wines. Some of the best wines produced in our area include: Brunello di Montalcino, Nobile di Montepulciano and Montecucco (...our friendly neighbour is a known wine producer of the Montecucco Wine!).

Visits and tastings to wine producer estates and cellars can be easily organised.

If you are looking for nature and sport activities, the nearby Monte Amiata is a wildlife rich natural park with several hiking trails, a go ape rope-park, bicycle trails and BBQ areas.

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