Wonderful Villa On Top Of Private Hill With Panoramic Views, Pool and Vineyard. The villa is a medieval monastery renovated into an exclusive villa of over 400 m2 with 12 sleeps. The property extends over 27 acres of land in the heart of Tuscany.
The villa has a large private park which extends on both sides of the hill where the main house is located. The surface of the property is of 27 acres (11 hectares) land, of which 2.5 acres are vineyards as well as olive groves. The property is surrounded by nature, in absolute silence and harmony with the green environment, and with breath-taking views of the Tuscany hills. The historic villa and its depandance are fully equipped with antique and comfortable furniture. The pool has sunbeds, sun umbrellas and tables. The whole property and facilities are not shared with any other owners or guests.
The property’s main body is perched on a cypress-fringed hill, surrounded by green lawns.
The main villa is over 400 m2 divided in 4 floors (of which the top floor is an attic) and is fully furnished with antique and traditional furniture and cutlery, and there is ample use of traditional Tuscan cotto flooring and wooden beams.
The property offers a total of 12 comfortable sleeps.
The main villa includes 2 large living rooms (each with its own fireplace). An ample dining room with table that can accommodate up to 14 guests. One tv room. One Billiard room. Two inside kitchens with dining table as well as an outside wood oven to bake bread and pizza. The main villa has a total of 6 bedrooms of which: 4 double bedrooms, 1 bedroom with two single beds, and 1 single bedroom. Each of these rooms has its own bathroom.
On top of the main villa, separated from the house, there is a dependence with a large guest suite double bedroom and bathroom. Outside from the villa there is a terrace with dining table and wonderful view of the valleys.
The front garden is enclosed by beautiful hedges which allow children to play comfortably few meters away from the house. By crossing the garden, few stairs bring to the villa's swimming pool 45 ft (15 m) x 24 ft (8m), which is surrounded by the green hills of Tuscany.
The full property (main villa, depandance, garden, swimming pool) are not shared with any other house-owner and are exclusively available to the villa's guests.
The property is surrounded by olive groves and vineyards that produce D.O.C. (authentic) certified
“Chianti” red and “Malvasia” and “Trebbiano” whites. The winery has been awarded all the three requisites for membership of the Chianti-producing association.
Interaction with Guests
The guests have full-access to the villa and surrounding property. No interaction with owner unless requested.
It is unique to stay in a 1600s monastery refurbished into a traditional exclusive villa sorrounded by Tuscany's hills and vinyards, and few kilometers away from enchanting historic towns.
Just 2 km from the villa, in the beautiful medieval town center of Cetona, you can find restaurants, a museum, some bars and shops as well as a supermarket. The restaurants have local products, wines and are family-run businesses where you can taste the best of home-made Italian food. Good restaurants are "Toscanini", "Osteria del Merlo" and "Trattoria del Contadino". Other wonderful historic towns near Cetona are: Orvieto (55 km), Assisi (80 km), Pienza (40 km).
Other Things to Note
The published weekly rate applies to a maximum occupancy of 6 people. For parties of more than 6 up to 12 people, €100- per week per additional occupant over and above the sixth is payable. Children up to 3 years of age included sleeping with their parents or in a cot bed are free.
For stays equal or longer than 7 nights, cleaning service is mandatory (3 hours) and is provided by the owner for a total cleaning fee of 30 euros. Additional cleaning service can be requested directly to Barbara, the guardian's wife, for a price of 10 EUR x hour.
Rates do not include catering, babysitting, driver services, but these can be provided upon request.
La villa est conforme en tous points à l'annonce. Gioia et Umberto se sont occupés de notre réservation avec professionnalisme. Chaque jour Davide leur employé s'est occupé de la villa, de la piscine et de l'entretien du terrain. Il a répondu à tous nos besoins. Je recommande cet endroit à tout voyageur qui recherche quiétude et plaisirs.