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La Castellina Certificate of Excellence 2014

Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    Panoramic of La Castellina in the national park of Siena Tuscany
    Porcilaia cottage patio
    Cottage in paradise
    Swimming pool
    Property description
    Holiday Rental House – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
    Podere La Castellina Farmhouse Holidays ex convent ' Certificate of Excellence Award 2014 ' cottages and apartments, Is situated in the national park of La Montagnola just18 km west of Siena, beautiful countryside in the Sovicille area and within easy reach of S:Gimignano 28 km famous for the numerous towers and connected to the war between Siena and Florence, Monteriggioni 22km a Crown Castle with shops, S.Galgano linked to King Arthur with sword in the stone. Volterra 32 km known for the Alabaster, Florence with the famous Uffizi Art Gallery is 49 km away and Assisi 110km.s

    The property has a lovely 12 x 6 - 1.50 mt. deep swimming pool surrounded by sun terrace which boast breath taking panoramic views and sun chairs. (open 15 May - 30 September)
    There is also large panoram...
  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Cooker
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (5)
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (5)
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator
    • Secure Parking
    • Shared Garden
    • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
    • Shared Tennis Court
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Sofa Beds:(1)
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Listing #HL758678 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

    Showing rates for up to guests.
      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    High season 14 Jun 2014 29 Aug 2014 5 nights
    Low season 30 Aug 2014 3 Oct 2014 2 nights
    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Medium seasons from 29 April to 14 June & from 30 August to 3 October --
    High season from 14 June to 29 August.

    FREE WI-FI wireless internet connection all around the property including panoramic terrace and pool area.
    * Free car park inside our structure.--* The apartments are non smoking (inside) -

    * Deposit payments also ON LINE : Approximately 25% deposit to be paid on booking confirmation and the balance four (4) weeks before arrival by bank transfer unless otherwise arranged.
    ** The Anglo-Italian owners Silvio and Joy manage this small complex in a very personal way where every body get attention especially children and elderly, live on site and are a good source of information about where to eat or where to go.
    Our structure is a rural Farmhouse Holiday with old settings no luxury but comfortable, cosy and efficient apartments with a friendly atmosphere, just a lovely place to relax,

    Heating if and when is necessary (not very often) is payable locally by the hour at co...
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Car recommended
    How to get there
    Airport: Florence 50 km & Pisa 98 km: 50.0 km
    Railway: Siena: 18.0 km
    Activities nearby
    There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Nearest Beach: 55.0 km.
    Nearby cities
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English first
Oxford, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 April 2014 for a stay in April 2014

We have now been regular visits to Podere La Castellina for the last 10 years, it is the most magical place to stay, with easy access to Siena, Florence, Chanti Region and the many medieval towns around the area. Excellent restuarants are nearby. If you are a keen cyclist, the roads are excellent, with terrain to suit different abilities. Transport... more

Management response:

Thank you for your kind words spent for La Castellina, we take pride in what we do and this gives us more incentive to do more and better for our guest Ciao for now and see you soon Silvio and Joy more

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Baltimore, Maryland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 12 January 2014 for a stay in September 2013
person found this review helpful

Podere La Castellina is located on top of a hill with breathtaking 360 degree views. This is a gorgeous centuries old property lovingly restored and maintained by the owners Silvio and Joy Gentile. The apartments are nicely decorated and furnished in the typical Tuscan farm style. There is a swimming pool surrounded by a terrace and lounge chairs. Another terrace... more

Annapolis, Maryland
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 January 2014 for a stay in June 2013
people found this review helpful

My wife and I had the pleasure of spending two weeks at this rare gem tucked away in the Tuscan hills near Sovicille in June 2013. A simply beautiful property with breathtaking views of the surrounding hills and valleys. Joy and Silvio - the charming proprietors - could not have been more friendly and helpful whenever we had questions or... more

Management response:

Thank you so much for sharing your experiences and friendly recommendations for Podere La Castellina here on Trip Advisor. It’s a pleasure to read that so many of you are using excited expressions as “magical”, “love at first sight”, “stunning views” and “unforgettable". We appreciate that Podere La Castellina in your opinion is an ideal base for exploring Tuscany, not... more

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Listed since : Jan 2014
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Response Time: Within a few hours
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