On a dominate hillside Southeast of Florence there is a view sweeping of the Casentino Valley. Charming stone built villa with all comforts, great views.
BOOKING PERIOD: SATURDAY - SATURDAY
Literally the best of both worlds! This private villa rental set on a dominant hillside in one of the prettiest vallies in east Tuscany has a stunning view from the outside terrace and pool side of the Arno river as it winds its way down to the town of Arezzo only to (as Dante Aligheri said) "snob its nose" at them and flow towards the historic mecca of Florence.
This piece of paradise is completely surround by an immense, completely fenced in yard - yet the rental holiday home is within walking distance of shops and restaurants - not to mention a completely restored mediaval castle.
Close to public transportation and major towns like Florence and Arezzo as well as the National Park in Casentino, the enchanting forests of the Camaldoli monestary and the religious charm of La Verna - where St. Franscis spent much time.
Set on three floors - this rental villa offers a great opportunity for one or two small families, friends or simply a group looking for comfort and space to relax and enjoy Tuscany. Computer with Fast Internet access in the house!!
This incredible villa is located right outside of Florence at the foot of the hill where the imposing 13th century castle of Poppi resides.
Completely immersed in a spectacular private garden (about 10.000 square meters) there is constantly something new in bloom which fills the air with a fresh fragrance. The wonderful valley of Casentino has yet to be touched by mass tourism and merits praise of the few that happen onto it by surprise. From the villa it is a short walk up to town where one will find the perfect cafe for writing postcards, lots of little shops, the butcher and fresh fruit and vegetables. The town of Poppi has a post office, a bank and several excellent restaurants ranging from gourmet to "casalinga" or better known as home cooking.
CASA ALTERINI is a delightful house where one can appreciate the rustic Tuscan atmosphere. The large windows and huge terrace are the are great for maximizing the wonderful Tuscan sun. There is a huge fireplace in the living room where one can curl up after a long day site seeing and sip a glass of Chianti while watching the flames burn bright. The kitchen is fully equipped, so that making your favorite pasta is a breeze and cleaning up is even better with the dishwasher! The owner installed a WI-FI internet connection in the house. You have fast Internet access up to 4 Megabit on request. In the house and garden area you can use your laptop through the cordless WI-FI system. There is also a fixed computer in the villa and a router where you can plug in your laptop.
On the second floor you will find two bedrooms, one with a double bed and the other with two single beds, plus one bathroom. Each with dark wood floors and tastefully decorated bed stands.
On the ground floor (souterrain) there is another bedroom with a double bed and a window with garden view as well as an additional bathroom with shower. You will find also a clotheswasher in the villa.
It is possible to add another 2 beds (souterrain), to be paid EXTRA (100.- EUR / bed / week) directly to the owner.