Villa Poggio is an imposing 10 bedroom Villa from the 18h century villa which can accomodate up to 22 people. The Villa is surrounded by a large property with woods, olive groves and vineyards. Villa Poggio is located near Palaia, an 11h century town famous for the quality of its truffles and recognized by UNESCO. The town has all the conveniences (shops, cafes etc...) and is a perfect base to explore Pisa, Lucca, Pistoia, Firenze, San Gimignano and Volterra,the Tirranean coast and the Apuane Alps.
The villa, recently restored, has maintained its original architectural features and has been transformed into a charming country villa laid out on three floors. It is surrounded by a 4000 sq. meter park which offers tranquility and shade thanks to its pine wood. In front of the villa it is possible to enjoy dining outdoors, using tables and chairs protected by a large umbrella.
The large pool (18 x 9 mters and 140 cms deep) is located on a natural panoramic terrace looking out over the surrounding vineyards. Ideal for an evening aperitive it offers privacy and a solarium with pool loungers and umbrellas. Next to the main pool there is a small pool for children (6x6 and 50 cms. deep). The villa has Wifi Internet connection, inside and also on the veranda in front. There is a ping-pong table , a laundry area in an outside building as well as ample parking space for many cars. The outdoor area is fully equipped with garden furniture. The property has a wine and olive oil production.
(500 square metres.)
The villa has antique floors in cotto and stone. The style is a mixture of antiquesand rustic. The vaulted ceilings in brick, the original stone walls, ample sitting spaces, and the carpets and curtainsprovide a bright and comfortable ambiance.
The main living room hasvaulted ceilings and a big fireplace is located next to the kitchen.
The second lounge, more elegant and colorful, is perfect for tasting the typical, traditional Tuscan dishes and a good glass of wine in the company of family and friends.
On the first floor , the bedrooms have a unique, elegant and classical style and all have ensuite bathrooms.
On the second floor the bedrooms are in a more rustic style, all with airconditioning and ensuite bathrooms. Three cots are available on request.
Ground floor: entrance, lounge room with stereo and t.v, dining area with fireplace, second dining room, kitchen (stove, freezer/fridge, microonde,dishwasher, water
boiler, American coffee machine) with access to the outside and a bathroom with shower and wc.
First floor: bedroom with two single beds and access to panoramic terrace,
bathroom with tub and shower; double bedroom with access to the terrace ,
bathroom with shower; 3 double bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms.
Second floor; double bedroom with double bed and a single bed, ensuite bathroom;
3 double bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms ; one double bedroom with double bed
and one single bed bedroom with ensuite bathroom. All with airconditioning.
Palaia, whit shops is at 5 km, Montopoli at 9 km, Volterra at 40 km, San Gimignano at 45 kn, Pisa at 45 km, Lucca at 50 km Firenze at 60 km, the Tuscan cost (Versilia), famous for its bathing estabilishments and night life at 95 km.
Included in the rental price:
cot and highchair
welcome basket (wine, water, fruit or cake)
Wood (on request)
Not included in the rental price and to be paid on the spot:
Final Cleaning (mandatory): 400.00€
Extra Bed (on request): 125.00€ per week
Maid service (on request): 12.00€ per hour
Refundable security deposit in cash (mandatory): 1000.00€
Heating (on request): 1.50€ per cubic meter
Air conditioning (on request): 0.50€ per kWh
Pets (on request): 50.00€ per pet per week
Tourist tax (mandatory): 1.00€ per person per day