Enchanting Private Villa in the Chianti Rolling Hills,Pool,Great Arceno Estate!
Welcome to Casa del Poggio part of Magnificent Villa Arceno Estate which has a long lasting history, dating back hundreds of years, and famous for being the residence of the Piccolomini family, who gave birth to Pope Pio 2, and more recently, it was the idyllic set of the Bernardo Bertolucci's film, Stealing Beauty!
The atmosphere of peaceful elegance that brings one back to the Renaissance time is preserved in the star-filled skies, the aroma of lavender and rosemary, and the absence of modern noise.
Located among the vineyards and the olive groves of the Chianti Sienese , the Villa maintains the natural and traditional Tuscan aesthetic while updating amenities to add luxury and comfort to satisfy contemporary living.
Il Poggio has a breathtaking 360-degree panorama of the hilltop towns and the medieval villages surrounding the city of Siena (15 km south-west ) in the serene Tuscan environment of Villa Arceno Estate, more than a thousand hectares of
spectacular vineyards, olive groves, woods of turkey oaks, holm and durmast, beautiful cypresses alleys, streams and falls!
LOWER LEVEL: a large living room, TV, music system, comfortable sofa and armchairs, a futon, dining table for 10, handmade tiled stove A fully equipped Travertine marble kitchenette and bathroom serve the Master Bedroom .
MEZZANINE FLOOR, 3 steps up from the living room, offers you a Bedroom : 2 Twin wrought iron Single Beds, a pull-out Bed, cozy rocking chair, books and games ; An en suite soaking tub/shower bathroom.
On this floor there is also the laundry room with washing machine, ironing board and iron.
UPPER FLOOR:a large kitchen with an angular fireplace, excellent cooking/dining facilities.WiFi and Docking Station.
A Master Bedroom, with antique furniture, and adjacent bathroom.
THE OUTDOOR: two patios and a large terrace secluded by ornamental flowers for private sunbathing and al fresco dining -BBQ, 2 tables for 6, 4 sunbeds in the garden/terrace and 2 by the pool. The pool and the intimate garden, with a selection of local plants, scented herbs and Mediterranean bushes provide a peaceful and uncontaminated environment.
More information: the house has thick walls of local stone, and is well ventilated through numerous windows; it stays comfortably cool throughout the summer without air conditioning.
Central heating is available in spring, fall and winter.
The swimming pool is located in a separate garden, which is exclusively shared among three neighbors.
It is open from 15th May to 21st September.
Daily cleaned and rarely busy allows for privacy and relaxation.
It is available in the house along with a selection of guidebooks and maps, a mobile phone and a rich welcome basket including gourmet food , local products and drinks. Basic household items ( soaps dishwasher and washing machine tablets, toilet paper, paper towels napkins, spices, coffee, tea, etc, provided for the entire holiday). Complimentary Chianti house wine and olive oil.
Catering,with English speaking chefs , can be arranged.
Car is recommended, however a driver can be booked for long distance and local excursions.
Onsite massage by appointment with highly qualified personnel, contact us for more info.
- Guests Provide Their Own Meals
- Linens Provided
- Washing Machine
- Lawn / Garden
- Pets Considered
- Away From It All
- Dining Area
- Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
- Children Welcome
- Towels Provided
- 4 Ring Stove
- Child's Highchair
- Child's Swing
- Tiled Stove
- Non Smoking Only
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- Private Pool
- DVD Player
- Communal Pool
- Cooking Utensils
- Coffee Maker
- Outdoor Grill
- Iron & Board
- Mobile Phone
- Books For Kids
- Games For Kids
- Activities Guide
- Bottled Water
- Hair Dryer
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Maps
- Mosquito Magnet
- Paper Towels
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Basic Soaps
- Toilet Paper
- Coffee Grinder
- Mini Refrigerator
- Pantry Items
- Beach Towels
- Small Cooler
- Housekeeper Optional
- Parking Off Street
- Events Allowed
- Dishes & Utensils
- Living Room
- Deck / Patio
- Lanai / Gazebo
- Living Area
Check In/Out Dates
Available, but Not Arrival Date