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Magnificient villa in the heart of the Chianti region, Tuscany - La Vigna

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Overview

Property

Updated: 20-Feb-2017
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Bookable online

Description

La Vigna

Private House - Shared Pool - tennis

4 people - 1 bathroom - Jacuzzi

La Vigna is a traditional Tuscan stone built house occupying a quiet corner at the end of a small terrace. It has its own private garden and shares a border with the neighbouring vineyard Castello di Ama, one of the Chianti regions finest wine producers. Jacuzzi for private use in the back garden.

Two floors with oak beamed ceilings and terracotta tiled floors throughout. The main entrance leads directly into a large comfortably furnished lounge, including a sofa and open fireplace.

Doors lead off the lounge to the gardens, and the well equipped kitchen which has an electric oven, gas hobs, a fridge with freezer section, a dishwasher and dining table and chairs.

A spiral staircase leads from the kitchen up to the first floor where the bathroom with shower and the two bedrooms which can both be either double or twin. Both bedrooms have wonderful views over the neighbouring vineyard and the hillside beyond

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About the property

Hamlet Montebuoni

The Hamlet of Montebuoni with tennis court and pool - Discover the enchanting splendour of Tuscany, deep in the heart of Italy. Sitting on a ridge overlooking the fabulous Tuscan countryside with its olive groves and vineyards, is the undiscovered Hamlet of Montebuoni. A cluster of private self catering villas and apartments sit amongst olive groves and beautiful planted gardens. Montebuoni was once a large estate producing wine and olives, and it is these original buildings which have been restored and modernised to a very high standard, whilst still maintaining many original features. All the villas are fully furnished and well equipped with their own private terrace or garden. A typical Chianti village is within walking distance, and for those who wish to explore further, the hamlet is ideally located for day excursions to Florence and Siena. Many typical Chianti towns and villages are dotted around the area offering fabulous food and wine. Not to be missed is a weekly wine tasting!

Wine tasting Tour: What were the highlights of your holiday?

Getting away from it all, yet being well situated to explore the

Chianti area - all the places we wanted to see such as Siena, San

Gimignano and Castellina are easily accessible. We went to the

Wednesday wine tasting which was great fun. Daniela was great, and

we met some really nice people. We got together again for a drink by

the pool on the Friday evening!

Highlights: The wonderful hill towns of the area and the great food and provisions. The weather was beautiful the whole two weeks except one day. Can't complain about that. We went to the Wednesday wine and food tasting and it was very special. The wines and olive oil and the food prepared were excellent. We met some very nice people and struck up friendships that, I am sure, will last a long time.

Unpleasant surprises: None.

Cookery school at local restaurant:

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About the Owner

Dympna Docherty
Member since: 2007
Speaks English, French, German, Italian, Dutch, Polish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
20 February, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

Client - Barb Simasko

Nationality - US

We loved Montebuoni and the area. Everything

about our two weeks was perfect and our time there was the best part of

our month long trip. THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU.
Nov 2007
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Guestbook comments from the manager

Client - Barb Simasko

Nationality - US

We loved Montebuoni and the area. Everything

about our two weeks was perfect and our time there was the best part of

our month long trip. THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU.
Nov 2007
  • 1 of 1

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Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Pisa at 135 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Lecchi at 4 Kilometres Nearest Train : Siena at 25 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Lecchi at 4 Kilometres Car: necessary

Montebuoni is found in the heart of Tuscany - a group of private villas and apartments surrounded by olive groves and vineyards. A fabulous place for walking. Lecchi, a typical Chianti village, is just a short walk away. High quality Tuscan stone villas, sharing a pool and tennis court. Tuscany offers the chance to visit Florence and Siena plus many local Chianti towns and villages waiting to be explored.

Other Activities: Wine tasting, Vespa Tours, cookery school

Facilities

Property Type

  • villa

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic

General

  • Broadband Access
  • Computer Available
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool

Suitability

  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • pets considered

Location Type

  • rural

Leisure Activities

  • horse riding
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis

Floor Area

  • 80 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed, 1 Cot, Cot and highchair can be requested
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • A spiral staircase leads from the kitchen up to the landing area where the bathroom with shower and the two bedrooms one double one twin bedded are situated. Both bedrooms have wonderful views over the neighbouring vineyard and the hillside beyond.

Outside

  • Child's Swing
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • 4 garden chairs

Meals

  • Self-catering

Notes:

  • All bathroom and bedroom linen provided. A cot and high chair can be provided free of charge on request.

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