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Under The Tuscan Sun

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    View of the Valdichiana valley from the living room
    View of the Valdichiana valley from the living room
    View of the Valdichiana valley from the living room
    View of the Valdichiana valley from the living room
    View of the Valdichiana valley from the living room
    View of the living room from the entrance door
    Property description
    Cortona
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    Condo/Apartment – 
    1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
    The house, made by stones, consists of living room with a converteble sofa-bed and a breath taking view of the Val di Chiana Valley, full kitchen with breakfast cristal table and the same view of the living room plus pantry with washing machine. Bathroom with shower, bidet, sink and toilette, bedroom with queen size bed and a big wardrobe/closet, window on the characteristic 'Vicolo San Michelangelo'.

    The house has been completely renovated in May 2009, taking care of any little particular and mixing the old Tuscan style with a modern touch.

    Cortona is famous as the inspiration and setting for the book Under the Tuscan Sun, (that later became a movie) written by American writer-novelist Francis Mayes.

    It also homes a branch of the Georgia University - USA, for artistic matters....
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  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Central Heating
    • Dining Seats (6)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • DVD Player
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Microwave
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Shower Rooms (1)
    • Sofa Beds:(1)
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      Ask
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Listing #HL236973 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.

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    High May 1, 2014 Nov 2, 2014 4 nights
    $133
    €100
    $133
    €100
    $801
    €600
    Low Season Nov 3, 2014 Dec 19, 2014 4 nights
    $107
    €80
    $107
    €80
    $547
    €410
    High Season Dec 20, 2014 Jan 4, 2015 4 nights
    $133
    €100
    $133
    €100
    $814
    €610
    Low Season Jan 5, 2015 Feb 28, 2015 4 nights
    $109
    €82
    $109
    €82
    $547
    €410
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    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars 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
    € 60 - Utilities and final cleaning
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Access
    Car not needed
    How to get there
    Airport: Pisa: 122.4 mi
    Railway: Camucia: 1.3 mi
    Ferry: Piombino: 114.3 mi
    Cortona is conveniently located in a 1,15 hours drive from Florence, 2 hrs from Rome and Pisa International Airports, 30 mins from Perugia (in Umbria) and Arezzo, 45 mins from Siena, Assisi (Umbria), Montalcino (where the famous 'Brunello' wine comes from), 20 mins from Montepulciano...
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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Glenwood2...
Tasmania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in August 2014

We recently stayed at 'Under The Tuscan Sun' and could not have wished for a better location. The apartment, whilst small was well equipped for the two of us and the view is simply breath taking! Great location, wonderful host, perfect! I was a little apprehensive to stay in Cortona after having visited other parts of Tuscany I thought I... more

Jeff W
Corpus Christi, Texas
Top Contributor
86 reviews 86 reviews
20 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in July 2014

My wife and son stayed 9 days at this apartment. It was perfect for our small family. It had one bedroom and a fold out couch for our son. It has a great view; was located in a great place; had good parking nearby; kitchen, small refrigerator, and washing machine. Mirko, his wife and Mom are super nice people and...

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NotReadyF...
Provincetown, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014 for a stay in May 2014

Mirko and his mom Vanna were terrific hosts: funny, fascinating, genuine and welcoming. Their Cortona apartment has a living room and kitchen with a postcard view complete with stunning sunsets and sunrises. Great kitchen, bath, bedroom and courtyard. Free parking across the street, and two minutes from the main gate to the walled city. From their windows and courtyard you... more

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Listed since : Jun 2012
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