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French doors of living room
Torre Apartment form helicopter
Torre Montefollonico
Patio on top of tower
Soggiorno
Fireplace in livingroom
Soggiorno
Master Bedroom
Master bedroom
Guest bedroom
View of garden below
Dining area
Master bath
View from Torre in Ocotber
Montepulciano
Tree in Pienza
View from Torre with early morning fog
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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
Montepulciano, Tuscany
Torre Montefollonico is a magnificent two bedroom apartment in the tiny hilltop village of Montefollonico, a 10 minute drive from Montepulciano. The spacious apartment with two bedrooms, a library, a 12th century tower with rooftop patio, and two full private baths, can sleep four. The furnishings are an eclectic mix of wonderful antiques and the best in Italian modern design. With wondrous views looking out towards Montepulciano and Pienza, you are perfectly situated to enjoy the best of Tuscany. Perched on the edge of the village you enjoy an unencumbered countryside view while enjoying the convenience of great restaurants just a five minute walk from your door.
About the Owner, John O
Languages spoken: English, Italian, French, Spanish
Response Rate: 93 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 14 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 19 reviews and 1 property
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Edwin M
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in September 2017

Great place in a great location. Very helpful owner (John) who ensures that each guest has a great experience while in being in Tuscany. This town (Montefollonico) is ideally situated near Montepulciano and Pinza in the heart of Tuscany. Fabulous!!!!

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Thanks. We do try to make sure our guests have a great experience. And make sure they are introduced to the best restaurants, wines, ...our area offers.

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256robyn
Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
Reviewed 12 January 2017 for a stay in December 2016

Wonderful location and wonderful apartment. John, the owner, was extremely attentive and helpful. We wished we had longer here.

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Management response:

Thanks for the review. Our guests always wish they had longer at our apartment. It is hard for me to say beforehand you should give less time to Rome, or Florence, over humble Montefollonico but inevitably they wish they had more time for the Tuscan hill towns. I think a second trip is called for. :)

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Paul S
Orlando, Florida
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34 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 8 October 2016 for a stay in September 2016

Montefollonico is a quaint town, close to Montalcino, Pienza & Montapulciano with everything you need for a Tuscan get away. It has a market on Tuesdays, a small grocery store, several restaurants and wine! We spent 6 nights and found it to be comfortable and well equipped. The kitchen was well appointed with everything you need, the rooms & beds...

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Management response:

Thanks Paul for the kind words. We do work to get the details right so people can focus on enjoying the beauty of the area. So its nice to get a compliment!

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Amenities
  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Washer
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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£1,380
US$1,820
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  • Booking: £38 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
ADDITIONAL CHARGES: 75 EURO CASH CLEAN UP CHARGE APPLIES TO ALL STAYS. You leave for maid at end of your stay.
Rental amount Includes electricity, gas, and high speed internet with G5 Imac computer. A deposit will be fully refunded if booking is canceled more than 60 days ahead. Moving or canceling a booking between 60 and 30 days ahead will forfeit 75% of rental price. Moving or canceling less than 30 days ahead will forfeit 100% of rental price. Vacation insurance is highly recommended.
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How to get there
From Rome: 225 km (140 miles) allow 2.5 hours using the main North/South highway in Italy called the A1.
From Fiumicino Airport travel in the direction of Roma about 11 km.
Look for the Grande Raccordo Anulare G.R.A.(the ring road around Roma) You want the G.R.A. in the northerly direction towards the A1 north Florence (Firenze), You will be entering the GRA at interchange 30 and if you are going the right direction on the the ring road the Exit numbers will count up to 33 before starting again. Go about 27 kilometers on the G.R.A. You are looking for exit # 10 for A1 Firenze.
Take the A1 north for 145 km.
Exit at Val di Chiana, after toll you enter a roundabout, follow signs for Betolle, Torrita di Siena. Continue through Betolle to Torrita Di Siena (about 7 km.) Follow signs for Pienza a...
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