Description

Independent 2 family cottage located in the outskirt of Siena in an olive tree grove at 1km from: newsstand, coffee shop, food market, hair dresser, pastry shop, butcher, pizza restaurant, discount market, gas station, free parking lot, bus stops to down town, train station, university-hospital campus and bus service to Rome.

The cottage features a sitting room opening to the patio and garden, two bathrooms with shower and bathtub, 3 spacious bedrooms with door to the garden or windows with magnificent view of the countryside. The garden surrounding the property is sunny, the little oak tree wood provides shade for relaxing moments and the veranda allows meals in open air. It is furnished with oven, fridge, laundry machine, heating and solar panels. It is suitable for 6 people, in addition 2 comfortable folding beds can be added in the bedrooms for extra guests for periods longer than one week. Upon request, for periods longer than 1 month, one bedroom can be furnished with desk and chairs for office use. Cats and dogs are welcome. The front garden allows parking space for two cars.

Upon request and with extra charge to be defined depending on the circumstances, it is available a private car service to and from the airports and railroad stations in Tuscany. Private guided tours are available for the Sienese museums: Opera del Duomo, Cattedrale, S. Maria della Scala, palazzo comunale con Torre del Mangia, Pinacoteca. Prices will be defined upon request.

The property is located minutes from Piazza del Campo and its famous bell tower can be seen from the garden. In the heart of Tuscany it is about one hour drive (or direct bus service) from Firenze, S. Gimignano, Volterra, Pienza, Montalcino, Cortona e Arezzo. Closer, charming and less obvious locations are Monteaperti (made famous by Dante in the XIII century), Radda in Chianti e Castellina in Chianti, home of our delicious red wine. The property is located on the “via del chianti”, a network of dirt country roads (strade bianche) that travel among the wineyards and where it is possible to go for walks and bikerides.

The location is great for a period of sabbatical, proficient and relaxing thanks to the absolutely quiet environment.

Prices are subject to change depending on the season. For periods of 2 weeks or more or occupancy by 2 people who will use only 1 bathroom and 1 bedroom a price discount can be agreed upon. Utilities and lines are included and for periods of 4 weeks or more a weekly cleaning service is provided at no extra charge.