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3 APARTMENTS in Old Stone Farm House 'FonteMigliari' , Montecatini VC, Tuscany - Apartment Antico

Overview

Property

Updated: 14-Nov-2016
TOTAL OF 3 APARTMENTS, 4 BEDROOMS, 3 BATHROOMS, MAX.. 13 PEOPLE

In the most beautiful golden triangle of Pisa - Florence - Sienna stands self-caterings farm house ' Fonte Migliari ' in Volterra in the province of Pisa. Upon a Hill which commands one of the most stunning views of Tuscany stands the typical and beautiful old stone farmhouse Fonte Migliari ( 1820 ), carefully renovated, set in the fascinating hills near Volterra. and with a splendid view of the whole valley of Volterra.

The large garden surrounds the great swimming pool (14 m x 7 m ) with its stone terraces, with deckchairs and sunshades. All this is set in an extremely panoramic location, offering guests the opportunity to enjoy a peaceful and relaxing holiday. The location of the propoóerty offers tranquillity and privacy together with a unique panorama, but it is also a perfect base for making pleasant excursions to places in the surrounding area, such as the historic cities of Florence, Luca, Pisa and Sienna ( hardly more than an hour’s drive away ).

Further Details: Coast/Beach; Nearest beach, Cecina and Bibbona at about 35 kilometres (35 minutes by car).

Montecatini Val di Cecina has a welcoming bar, where you can pick up on all the local gossip! It has a Co-op general store and a bakery with lovely fresh bread. There is a bank and a post office, and a weekly market ( Fridaymorning ). There are now even 3 (2 of them new) restaurants that serve typical Tuscan cuisine at very reasonable prices. Throughout the year the Tuscan towns and cities are lively with fairs, festivals, theme-celebrations and historic re-enactments from the middle ages with street markets, suppers, tastings and fireworks.

Surrounding of the podere: VOLTERRA is a beautiful walled medieval and Etruscan city. The city is mostly pedestrianised, which is fantastic for walking and sightseeing. The countryside north of Volterra , with the city of SAN GIMIGNANO, is breathtaking with many medieval villages perched on wooded hillsides. There are many beautiful palazzos, spas and vineyards to visit in the area. Also the beaches are all within a short distance ( 35 km ). In the summer there are many musical events: Puccini opera at Torre del Lago, whilst in Lucca, during July, several of the world’s best musicians play in the amphitheatre. There are also several jazz festivals. There are many superb restaurants within 15 mins of the house. Fungi and truffles are some of the local specialities, olive oil and white and red wines from this aria are one of the best in the world.

About the podere ' Fonte Migliari ' : 3 terraces, pool and garden The property is superb for outdoor living as it enjoys sunshine from dawn to dusk. The gardens provide perfect areas for relaxation and for children to play. The property is surrounded by 3 terraces. A pergola of climbing roses and the gazebo provides dappled shade. There are views through the olive trees into the valley. The large terracotta tiled south terrace near the swimming pool, that is filled with our own natural well is a sun worshippers' dream. All terraces have fabulous views across the vineyards and valley. Podere Fonte Migliari has appeared in the TV programme 'A House in Tuscany' and in several magazines.

More Details

Details for holiday apartment Apartment Antico, 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5, 1 Bathroom

Apartment Antico Three-room apartment for 5 persons.

Large living room with dining area, sleeping for one available on request

Well-equipped kitchen complete with oven/microwave, fridge/freezer and dishwasher.

One bedroom with 2 beds (airco) and second bedroom with twin bed (160x200) and airco.

Splendid bathroom with walk-inn shower and window, toilet, bidet and handmade granite double sink.

The apartment comes with a large terrace, complete with tropical wooden table, chairs, sunshade and private BBQ under romantic cypresses with a spectaclular view over the Valley and to the town of Volterra.

World wide television channels by Satelite.

And in 2016 for the warm summertime **AIRCONDITIONING.

  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Wheelchair access
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the Owner

Speaks English, German, Italian, Dutch

Guestbook comments from the owner

CERVO July 2006, We had lovely time in your beautiful farmhouse. The views took our breath away each time we rose in the morning and it was an added bonus having the pleasure of meeting you both. Sally and Stuart L. halifax (GB)

CERVO Okt 2006. lovely stay with our 10 month old baby. It was the ideal holiday for us. We will definitely recommend it to others. Best wishes, Enna, Martin and Amelie B. Chester (UK)

BOSCO August 2007. We had a lovely relaxing holiday here, the accomadation is excellent and their is so much to see we may need a second visit here. Thanks & Best Wishes Janice & Alex. Birminghem

ANTICA September 2006 Glourious Tuscany sun life. Lovely Apartment + Pool. Hospitality excellent. Keven & Savali ( pre-honeymoon ) UK + Andrea & George from NZ.

ANTICA June 2007 Great apartment and no complanes at all. Thanks again Mike & Chris S. Kent UK

CERVO. Oct 2007The villa is ideal and the pool a delight. Hope to return soon. Our children ( 2-5-7) had a fantastic holiday. M
Nov 2007
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Location

From the Owner

VOLTERRA is a beautiful walled medieval and Etruscan city. The city is mostly pedestrianised, which is fantastic for walking and sightseeing. SAN GIMIGNANO, is breathtaking with many medieval villages perched on wooded hillsides. There are many beautiful palazzos, spas and vineyards to visit in the area.In the summer there are many musical events: Puccini opera at Torre del Lago, whilst in Lucca, during July, several of the world’s best musicians play in the amphitheatre. There are also several jazz festivals. St.Vincenzo, Donaratico, Vada and Cecina are beaches within a short distance ( 20 Miles ).

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Pisa Airport at 64 Kilometres Nearest Ferry : Livorno at 80 Kilometres Nearest Train : Saline di Volterra at 11 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : Florence-Livorno-Pisa at 20 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Bibbona at 35 Kilometres Car: recommended

Upon a Hill which commands one of the most stunning views of Tuscany stands the typical and beautiful stone farmhouse Fonte Migliari, carefully renovated (2007) in 3 apartments, Antico(airco)-Bosco(airco) and Cervo (airco), set in the fascinating hills near Volterra. and with a splendid view of the whole valley of Volterra. The large garden surrounds the great swimming pool (14.00 X 7.00m) with his stone terraces, equipped with sun-umbrellas and deckchairs; all this is set in an extremely panoramic position, offering guests the possibility to enjoy a peaceful and relaxing holiday.

The position of the property, as well as offering tranquillity and privacy with its unique panorama, also makes it the perfect spot from which to make pleasant excursions to places in the surrounding area; historical cities of Florence, San Gimignano, Volterra Pisa and Siena are little more than an hour away. The unique atmosphere of Podere Fonte Migliari will enchant you, making you forget the stress of everyday life.

Other Activities: Cecina and Bibona are the nearest beaches ( 30 minutes drive )

Golf: The nearest golf course is found at no more than 40 a minutes’ drive near the town of San Miniato, a small village rich in art and history. The “Fontevivo Golf Club” is easily accessed from the Florence-Pisa-Livorno motorway, 2 kms from the San Miniato exit. The golf club is family-owned and -run and was built in 1989. It has 9 holes, par 62 – s.s.s 60, for a total length of 1.892 m. The clubhouse offers a restaurant and a bar. You will also find tennis courts, a soccer field and a putting green. The green fee is about € 30. Booking is recommended on Sundays. Closed on Mondays. Golf carts available on request.

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Low Season
15 Apr 2017 - 21 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£601
for 7 nights
£601
 
 
Low Season
22 Apr 2017 - 5 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
£685
for 7 nights
£685
 
 
Low Season
6 May 2017 - 26 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
£652
for 7 nights
£652
 
 
Mid Season
27 May 2017 - 16 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£769
for 7 nights
£769
 
 
Low High Season
17 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£837
for 7 nights
£837
 
 
High Season
1 Jul 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,051
for 7 nights
£1,051
 
 
High Season
8 Jul 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,135
for 7 nights
£1,135
 
 
High Season
26 Aug 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£967
for 7 nights
£967
 
 
Mid Season
2 Sep 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£753
for 7 nights
£753
 
 
Low Season
9 Sep 2017 - 14 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£559
for 7 nights
£559
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Prices shown are per apartment per week in Euros.

Services included:
** Gas, electricity and weekly fresh bed linen and towels (exc. pool towels)
** Vat, final cleaning and free use of Wi-Fi internet connection.
Services not included:
** Final cleaning € 65,00
** Security deposit of € 150,00

All the apartments are on groundfloor and direct located at the garden

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Facilities

From the Owner

Our View and our Pool location

Property Type

  • apartment

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Luxury
  • Romantic

General

  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room

Entertainment

  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television ...
  • Video Player

Pool / Spa

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible

Location Type

  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • rural

Attractions

  • churches
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours

Leisure Activities

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

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • swimming

Floor Area

  • 74 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • This bathroom is really very nice, spacey and luxury. Walk-inn shower and handmate double sink.

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed, All our beds have a high standard.
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed, All our beds have a high standard
  • **Airconditioning in both sleeping rooms in warm Summertime

Outside

  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue ...
  • Terrace
  • 5 garden chairs
  • 5 deck chairs

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation Services included; • Gas, electricity, water and all taxes • weekly fresh bed linen and towels (not pool towels) • Use of Wi-Fi internet connection Services not included; • Final cleaning € 65 • Heating cost € 7 (available on request)

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