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Casina di Rosa - cosy home in a village in Tuscany

72 reviews
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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
3 guests
5 nights minimum
Rental Home
Casina di Rosa is a lovely stone house in a medieval village in the heart of Tuscany. It was built by the owner's great-grandparents and has always been in the family. It is perfectly located to explore southern Tuscany, situated as it is halfway between Siena and the coast of the Maremma, with easy access to the most famous sites in Tuscany. Hot springs are nearby and vineyards and olive groves surround the village. The house has a lovely kitchen furnished in a romantic country style and equipped with all the necessary amenities (washing machine, filter coffee machine, oven, fridge and freezer, toaster, etc.) to ensure that guests are comfortable. Some essentials for cooking are provided (spices, salt, sugar, tea and coffee, etc.). There is an open fireplace ideal to relax in the cold win...Casina di Rosa is a lovely stone house in a medieval village in the heart of Tuscany. It was built by the owner's great-grandparents and has always been in the family. It is perfectly located to explore southern Tuscany, situated as it is halfway between Siena and the coast of the Maremma, with easy access to the most famous sites in Tuscany. Hot springs are nearby and vineyards and olive groves surround the village. The house has a lovely kitchen furnished in a romantic country style and equipped with all the necessary amenities (washing machine, filter coffee machine, oven, fridge and freezer, toaster, etc.) to ensure that guests are comfortable. Some essentials for cooking are provided (spices, salt, sugar, tea and coffee, etc.). There is an open fireplace ideal to relax in the cold winter evenings. The large bedroom, with stone walls and beamed ceilings with cotto tiles, has a comfortable king-size bed and a lounge area with two sofas where guests can relax while planning their day trips with one of the guidebooks available at the house, reading a book, watching a DVD, or listening to music. In the bathroom they will find soft towels, hair drier and space heater for the winter. The house has a small loggia by the main entrance with garden chairs to enjoy the morning sun while sipping a hot cup of coffee or a nice cappuccino. Guests can also barbecue and dine al fresco while you watch the local life go by. The house has airconditioning for the hot summer months and heating for the winter months. We provide fire wood for the fireplace. Nothing is better than a bruschetta made with the local Tuscan bread toasted by the fireplace and garnished with spicy, newly pressed olive oil. We provide internet access via a USB pen drive (a laptop computer is necessary) and we have a cellphone available for rent (incoming calls are free). The house is non-smoking and it is rented from Saturday to Saturday only. A parking space is available for the guests. We can help guests plan wine and olive oil tours, cooking classes and other activities in the area. More
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About the Owner
Marcel Colin G
Languages spoken:English, Italian, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2009
Interaction with guests
We will meet you at your arrival and guide you through the ckeck-in process. We will give you information about the area and the village. We are not in the village from Monday to Friday, but we have family here who can assist you in case you need anything. We are always available via mail or facetime.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved every moment in this gorgeous house. It is the perfect size for a couple and it was such a picturesque and relaxing place to stay after being on the road for day trips each day. It is also super clean! Although we visited...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank naomijohns2n
Adventure710407, VR Owner at Casina di Rosa - cosy home in a village in Tuscany, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much! It was a pleasure having you as our guests!

Reviewed May 5, 2019

This is a true Tuscan diamond! The hosts are friendly, welcoming people. The house is beautiful, from the fireplaced kitchen, to the views of the Tuscan hills from wooden medieval styled windows. The village is lovely, as well as those who live there. Bakeries, butcher...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank AmericanWaldlaufers
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Reviewed April 19, 2019 via mobile

So glad and grateful we stayed here! We were beautifully welcomed by the owners. Flowers, wine and snacks awaited us. The place was clean, organized, charming, cozy, peaceful and equipped with all that we needed. And, the location for our car trip in Tuscany was...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Lily A
Reviewed June 12, 2017

We found ourselves unwinding here after a hectic 4 days in Florence. It is so cozy with plenty of firewood to have a blazing fire whenever we wanted one, a kitchen with everything we needed. We took advantage of the central location which enabled us...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank Suzhearn
Reviewed May 13, 2017

My husband and I spent the most amazing holiday ever! The location was perfect for us! In a small village, faraway from the craziness of big towns, but so reachable to visit them. The owners, Gloria and Marcel couldn't show more hospitality than they did....More

Date of stay: November 2016
Thank Emma M
Management response:Responded May 14, 2017

Thank you! And thank you for the thoughtful gifts you sent! We were very touched!

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Towels Provided
Air Conditioning
Paper Towels Provided
Cycling Trips
Books
Hairdryer
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
City Getaway
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Horse Riding Nearby
Internet Access
Toaster
Stove
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Alarm Clock
Central Heating
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Stereo System
Hiking Trips
Balcony
Mountain Views
Kettle
Terrace
Patio
Fireplace
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Is this vacation rental large?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighborhood
Casina di Rosa is located in a medieval hill-top village in the heart of the Tuscan countryside. It is actually in the village, so within walking distance to shops, bars and the local restaurant (excellent). A perfect base for an authentic feel of the Tuscan lifestyle. The village is at a crossroad among several very popular areas of Tuscany, such as the Val d'Orcia, the Maremma, the Siena area, Chianti, Crete Senesi and even Monte Amiata is an easy day trip. There is enough to keep our guests busy for two weeks without them having to change accommodation every other day. There are free natural hot springs nearby, beautiful open and unspoilt countryside, Siena and the coast of the Maremma are equidistant (35 minute drive). The village itself has all the main services and a fabulou...
Getting around
The village is on the main Florence - Siena - Grosseto busline, but we highly recommend your rent a car because life will be much easier. We have had guests who have spent some time here relying on public transportation and even bikes, but we still recommend you rent a car for the week.
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