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Fabulous farmhouse with gorgeous garden and incredible views of the Siena countryside boasts private pool and terrace

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Overview
Farmhouse -
8 Bedrooms , 7 Bathrooms , Sleeps 18
San Gimignano, Tuscany
Podere Le Monache set on a hillside dominates one of the most picturesque and spectacular landscapes in Tuscany. With distant views over hills, out to sea towards Livorno and Pisa. Originally a convent wrapped in history Le Monache has a magical and spiritual atmosphere. Whether you are lazing by the pool or strolling in the olive grove or simply relaxing in your apartment you are in another world. Recently restored and converted from a farmhouse into four charming ground floor apartments. Perfect for small or large family vacation rental.
Great care has been taken to restore all of the original features, including vaulted ceilings, an open fireplace, and beamed ceilings. Meanwhile, all the modern conveniences have been incorporated.
Each apartment is self-contained; and each has its own entrance. Each apartment offers a terra-cotta pati...
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Listing #HL118142
About the Owner
Cinzia C
Languages spoken:English, Italian
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2007
Interaction with guests
I will be there to welcome you and I will be available during your stay for your every need. Respecting your privacy!
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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (16)
  • Double Beds:(6)
  • Dryer
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (5)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Pets are allowed on request.
Bathrooms
    5 Showers
    2 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    1 Sofa
    4 Twins
    6 Fulls
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Fees
  • Credit card handling charge: £0 / stay - Fee
  • Final cleaning charge paid in italy in e: £174 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please note there is a cleaning charge of € 230. In this price we include all electricity , gas, water, local taxes, linen (white santized cotton) . Private parking inside the estate and use of swimming pool.
Lodging/Hotel Tax is not included in this price it is paid locally @ Euro 1. per person
Children under the age of 15yrs of age are not charged.
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About the neighbourhood
Places to see:
The historical Cities of Florence, Siena and Pisa are 1 hour from the house, San Gimignano the medieval town of the Beautiful Towers is 20 minutes from us, Volterra once the Etruscan capital of Tuscany is 30 minutes, Vinci the birthplace of Leonardo da Vinci is 40 Minutes (World famous Museum dedicated to Leonardo), Montelupo with its famous terracotta is also 40 minutes. Colleoli where the story of Pinocchio originated and has a beautiful park dedicated to children is 1.5 hours from us. Puccini's Villa situated at Torre del Lago where the famous Puccinis festival is held every summer is also 1.5 hours from us. We are situated in cultural and historical heart of Tuscany.
Getting around
The proximity to the major cultural and historical cities such as Florence, Siena, Pisa, Lucca as well the small medieval towns such as San Gimignano, Volterra, San Miniato and Certaldo will allow you to enrich your stay.
More, nearby the property we can arrange wine tasting, cooking lesson, horseback riding, play golf, tennis, bike tour or enjoy the open air with footpaths that starts from the property.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Pisa and Florence: 60.0 km
Railway: Castelfiorentino: 25.0 km
Ferry: Livorno: 45.0 km
Airports: Pisa Direct Flights from UK Airlines: British Airways, Ryanair, EasyJet, ThomsonFly,
Airport: Florence: Meridiana, Alitalia, and other major scheduled Airlines from USA, and other European airports.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 45.0 km.
Nearby cities
Tuscany Villas (27,407)
Umbria Villas (3,985)
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