We stayed in Podere Le Monache 4 for one week in August. It was more then we expected from the pictures and the description. The appartment was very clean and spacious, with two large bedrooms and enough furniture for our clothes. Also the two bathrooms (one ensuite) where large. Le Monache 4 has a patio, but better (!) it has an large garden, in front and next to the house, with natural shade (and wind, which was very welcome in the middle of August) and great views over Tuscany. Also the large pool was very welcome after a trip, we had in the afternoon long stays there in the beach chairs.
Another thing we didn't expected, that there are two resturants in the hamlet Iona. To visit them it was just a walk through the garden, open the gate and at the opposite of the street was one restaurant (and mini market open all day in August) and to the right was Antico Borgo. We visited twice Antico Borgo, which is an traditional Italian restuarant, reasonable priced and very good food... more