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Torre del Vescovo -- Medieval Castle in Tuscany

  • Montalto Castle - Torre del Vescovo is the wing on the right, with the original watchtower
    Montalto Castle - Torre del Vescovo is the wing on the right, with the original watchtower
    Montalto Castle - Torre del Vescovo is the wing on the right, with the original watchtower
    Torre del Vescovo exterior
    Living room area with frescoed walls
    Dining area
    Living/dining room
    Property description
    Siena
    |
    Rental Home – 
    3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
    Your own wing of a medieval castle! Pool, tennis court, private garden area.

    The historic Montalto Castle (Castello di Montalto) lies in one of the loveliest and most unspoiled parts of the Chianti area of Tuscany, not far from Siena. It is very centrally located for art touring, an excellent home base for sight-seeing, winery visits and exploring hill towns and back roads.

    Torre del Vescovo is the south wing of the castle, which includes the original watchtower. It is two stories, with frescoed walls and furnished with antiques. The property includes a swimming pool and tennis court, as well as other smaller vacation rental homes. For those who intend to rent a villa in Tuscany, beautiful Montalto Castle offers the additional advantage of companionship and part-time concierge assista...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Books
    • Central Heating
    • Dishwasher
    • Fireplace
    • Garden or Yard
    • Grill
    • Housekeeping Optional
    • Internet Access
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Mountain Views
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Parking
    • Pool
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Stove
    • Telephone
    • Towels Provided
    • Washer
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Ask
    • Pets Allowed:
      Ask
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Listing #FK228920 by: FlipKey
  • 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 Per night Per week
    Default - - 2 nights
    $607
    €480
    $3,035
    €2,400
    High season Jun 20, 2015 Aug 23, 2015 4 nights
    $708
    €560
    $3,541
    €2,800
    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.
    Fees
    • Damage deposit: $190 / stay - Deposit
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    (**) Regional Tourist Tax, currently €1.50 per day for all adults for the first 7 days of stay

    Rentals are generally from Saturday to Saturday, with some flexibility.

    Check in between 4 and 7 pm; check out by 10 am.

    Rates include: kitchenware, sheets and towels (exchanged weekly), water, gas and electricity, heating if needed, firewood, use of the communal sports activities and normal final cleaning.

    A Full Service Option is available, which includes daily cleaning and midweek change of sheets and towels: add 20% to rental price.
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Additional Location Information
    Surrounded by woods in the Chianti hills of Tuscany, within easy drive distance of several historic and art towns:
    23 km (14 miles) to Siena
    40 km (25 miles) to Arezzo
    40 km (25 miles) to Cortona
    40 km (25 miles) to Monteriggioni
    60 km (37 miles) to San Gimignano
    75 km (46 miles) to Perugia
    80 km (50 miles) to Florence
    90 km (56 miles) to Assisi
    Though located in one of the loveliest and most unspoiled parts of the Chianti area of Tuscany, Montalto is very accessible:
    •The major Italian highway (A1, the "Autostrada del Sole") is 30 km / 19 miles away: exits Valdarno to the north and Valdichiana to the south (see Driving directions).
    •The Florence airport is less than 1½ hours away. The Pisa airport is about two hours away, while the drive from the Rome airport takes three hours.
    • There are train stations at 12 km / 7 miles (Rapolano, for trains to the south) and at 18 km / 11 miles (Bucine, for trains to the north).
    •The nearest town, Castelnuovo Berardenga, is 10 km / 6 mil...
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Kristi P.
GA
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2011 for a stay in June 2011
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Peaceful and beautiful vacation spot
NJ
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2010 for a stay in August 2010
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Management response:

Hi Paul and Cathy, just saw your kind review and want to thank you! Hope to see you nice people again sometime soon. Have a happy summer! Giovanni and Diana more

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Owner
Giovanni and Diana Coda Nunziante
+39 393 163 7735
Speaks English
Listed since : Aug 2010
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a week
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
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