About this listing
A great base in Tuscany to explore Cortona, Arezzo, Siena, Perugia, Castiglione Del Lago, Pienza, San Gimingnano, Florence, Montalcino, Montepulciano, Sienna. Free Car parking, Wifi and bikes.
Big and bright studio apartment in Montecchio Vesponi, Castiglion Fiorentino provence of Arezzo in the midst of the Tuscan Hills consisting of double bedroom with ensuite bathroom including toilet, basin and large spacious shower, eating area with table and chairs, bar fridge, coffee and tea making facilities. A microwave is available only if requested prior to arrival. This apartment has a separate entry downstairs from main villa.
Situated in an idyllic setting of the picturesque Tuscan hills of Castiglion Fiorentino, nestled between the famous Cortona (Under the Tuscan sun and Life is beautiful) and Arezzo (The city of gold). Florence 1 hr by train, Rome 1 hr 15 mins by fast train. Siena, Pienza, Chianti region and Perugia 1hr by car. Pisa 2.5 hours, Bologna and closest beach are under 2 hour drive away.
Comfortable room with King sized bed most suitable for 2 adults, but up to 2 fold up beds for adult/child and crib for an infant available upon request .
There is no kitchen in the apartment but there is a bar fridge and kettle, we can also supply a microwave on request. Packaged snacks supplied for convenience. There are many restaurants, cafe's and bars in the area. Breakfast is supplied within the room, you will find everything for making tea and coffee including milk and sugar and we will supply packaged biscuits and pastries.
The closest form of public transport is bus which can be taken on the SS71 (3km away) or in the main town (Piazza Garibaldi).
The closest train station is in Castiglion Fiorentino, 5km from our house.
Having a car would make your stay more enjoyable but we are extremely flexible should you require us to pick you up from the station. Cars can be rented from AVIS Arezzo which is directly in front of the Arezzo train station (20 mins from us by car or 10 by train). Prior booking online may prevent any problems but we have had guests who manage to get a car quickly without booking.
We also have 2 bikes available for our guests.
The town is small and quaint and has all amenities of a big town without the tourists, the locals are extremely friendly and always willing to help.
Cleaning is included in rates, no extra charges
Check in: Strictly between 2pm and 8pm (unless arranged prior arrival). It is nearly impossible to find us in the dark. Call or text us and we can meet you somewhere but MUST be before 10pm.
check out: before 10am (unless arranged prior arrival)
Snacks, clean bed linen and towels are provided.
We appreciate that it is sometimes not easy to find properties in the country and are happy to meet you at the Q8 gas station nearby so you can follow us back to the property.
Should you have any questions about the location, town, amenities or need advice, please do not hesitate to contact me.
We hope you have a great adventure wherever you decide to go in Tuscany!
Firenze, Pisa, Siena, Arezzo, Castiglione del Lago, Perugia, Bologna, Grosseto, Florence, cortona, Assisi, cinque terre, montepulciano
Wifi, parking, bikes
Interaction with Guests
We are happy to interact with guests as much as they need or want. Should they want to come up into the house for a chat and coffee or just for advice we are at their disposition.
Public transport is quite a distance from the studio so you will need a car to stay here.
We ask that you don't leave any lights on unnecessarily. There is absolutely no smoking in the room put plenty of space outside should you feel the need. We also ask that you respect the other people in the house and not make loud noises after midnight.
Please also place your garbage in the bin opposite the room so we can dispose of it for you.
I am Australian, mother to 2 children and am fortunate to live in one of the most beautiful places in the world...Tuscany! My husband and I have a small villa in the Tuscan hills between Arezzo and Cortona amongst olive trees and vineyards...we love sharing our local knowledge and experiences with people all over the world.