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  • The holiday house entrance and the terrace.
    The holiday house entrance and the terrace.
    The holiday house entrance and the terrace.
    View from the private terrace in front of the cottage
    Path to the house (on the left), with view over the valley.
    Relax at Tuscan sunsets, the terrace with a view is at your esclusive use.
    Relax and enjoy Tuscany.
    Property description
    San Casciano in Val di Pesa
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    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 4
    The holiday house is located 300 metres from San Casciano in Val di Pesa centre. Facing the open country from a dominant position, it offers the comforts of a town life and the beauty of the Chianti landscape opening on hills with vineyards and olive trees. There are no building in front and down the hill, while the house back faces our car park and other village buildings.

    The holiday house is an old detached building restored in 2006 and is finely furnished in Tuscan country style.
    The house is the ideal place for those who want to enjoy the village life and move away (even without a car) to visit Florence, Siena and other tourist places. There is a frequent, cheap and fast coach service to and from Florence historic centre that is just 16km away. Coach service connects San Casciano als...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Air Conditioning
    • Balcony
    • Blender
    • Books
    • Dining Seats (4)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (4)
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Secure Parking
    • Shared Yard
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Ask
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Two bathrooms with showers, one at ground floor, one at first floor.
    Two bedrooms: the main one with double bed, wardrobe and a chest of drawers; the other with two desks, a wardrobe and stairs leading to a sleeping loft with two twin beds (can be joined on request).
    The kitchen is fully equipped for long stays, we had guests staying for several months. Bed linens and towels are included and changed weekly.
    In March 2009 we have installed an air conditioning system in both the bedrooms. Wi-Fi b/g/n and Ethernet modem/router available, Internet is not metered, you'll have a full 8Mbit ADSL at your exclusive use.
    The two floors have a separate modern heating system that stops when it reaches the desired temperature, so you'll just heat what you need.
    Listing #HL77099 by: Holiday Lettings
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  • Property location
    Access
    Car not needed
    How to get there
    Airport: Florence: 19.3 mi
    Railway: Florence's Firenze Santa Maria Novella: 11.2 mi
    Ferry: Livorno: 51.6 mi
    Frequent and cheap extra-urban coach service to Florence centre (by Busitalia/SITA), the coach terminal is 650 metres far from the house. The journey to Florence centre takes about 35 minutes.
    From Florence Amerigo Vespucci Airport (31 Km) you can take a TAXI (better if previously booked) or rent a car. Alternatively you can reach Florence central railway station with the airport shuttle service and from there take a coach to San Casciano, it is very cheap.

    Nearest international airports: Florence FLR, Pisa PSA, Bologna BLQ, Rimini RMI, Forlì FLR, Perugia PEG, Milano Linate LIN, Milano Malpensa MXP, Bergamo BGY, Roma-Fiumicino FCO, Roma-Ciampino CIA.
    Activities nearby
    There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 51.6 mi.
    Nearby cities
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  • English first
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English first
Jason C
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015 for a stay in February 2015
1
person found this review helpful

Before we even arrived for our stay Carlo, Flora and Alessandro were in touch with all sorts of helpful info that we later took advantage of in our 5 night stay. The house was as advertised- great accommodations, beautiful views and conveniently located in town. We did not have a rental car so this made our stay even easier to... more

551melmo5...
Perth, Australia
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015 for a stay in December 2014
1
person found this review helpful

We stayed for 6 nights and loved it. The cottage was beautiful with a genuine Tuscan feel and everything you could ever want. While I was sick I loved enjoying the view of the sun setting over the olive grove from the couch with my new friend (the owner's lovely cat) while my partner would catch the bus into Florence... more

Loretta D
Winnipeg, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014 for a stay in October 2014

Il Visciolo is a dream for folks who like an outdoor space and gorgeous views. Hosts Flora, Carlo and Alessandro were gracious, kind, and helpful. The stand alone cottage is very clean, comfortable, and thoughtfully presented, with rose and lavender bushes, olive trees, all around the outdoor patio. A short walk to the centre of the town, San Casciano, it's... more

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Speaks English, Italian, French
Listed since : Aug 2009
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