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In the heart of the rolling Tuscany hills, staffed farmhouse features shared swimming pool, playground, private garden and terrace

Ariturismo La fonte (view from the helicopter)
14 reviews
Ariturismo La fonte (view from the helicopter)
The pool
The pool'scorner
Spiga's kitchen
The barbeque area
The children's play-ground
A barbeque with the guestes
The hill up the pool
Ginestra's kitchen
Papavero's kitchen
Ginestra's bedrom
Spiga's bathroom
Barbeque and children's play-ground
Spiga's second bedroom
Spiga's bedroom
Pizza at La fonte!
Alltogether making pasta
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Farmhouse -
3 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 6
Villamagna, Volterra, Province of Pisa, Tuscany
The farmhouse "La Fonte" is situated in the heart of the Tuscany hills near Volterra and Saint Gimignano, only 1 km far from the little village with shops called Villamagna (you can go easily by walk). Outside there is a swimming pool, a children's play-ground, a BBQ area with space for eating and there is a big olive grove all around. The wi-fi connection is free. From April to May , for minimum 3 days stay, we organize , on request, one lesson a week about home made pasta.<BR><BR>The farmhouse is also surrounded by 5 hectares of country with a little wood and a nice little lake. There is also a parking area. The farmhouse is the ideal way to spend a quiet holiday and pets are welcome. The Farmhouse has an equipped kitchen, bedrooms, bathroom and a own space outside (balcony/covered porch/private gazebo with... Read more
About the Owner, Katia D
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 85 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 108 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2010
Overall rating: 4.6 / 5.0
Based on 103 reviews and 6 properties
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Listing #HL168778
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Gareth O
1 review
Reviewed June 14, 2016 for a stay in May 2016

We had a great time visiting this Farmhouse, the location is perfect sitting in the hills of Tuscany with easy access to Volterra, San Gimignan, Pisa, Florence and Siena. The Farmhouse is very well equipped with everything you need for a self catering holiday. The pool area is clean and well tended. The Farmhouse sits in the middle of a...

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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed June 6, 2016 for a stay in May 2016

Firstly,Katia and her family are the most wonderful and friendly people you could ask to meet.I stayed in this lovely villa for 12 wonderful days at the end of May 2016.Everything you need is in the house,swimming pool outside,barbecue area,play area for kids and glorious scenery.Its location is ideal for touring Pisa,Florence,Sienna and some old and quaint villages all within...

Perth, Australia
Level 4 Contributor
23 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed June 8, 2015 for a stay in March 2015

Always love returning here! The Villa is nice and close to plenty of interesting sights, can't wait to come back!

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(2)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shared Yard
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
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Jul 8, 2017 -
Aug 25, 2017
High season
7 nights --
Aug 26, 2017 -
Sep 1, 2017
Medium season
7 nights --
Sep 2, 2017 -
Sep 15, 2017
Low season
7 nights --
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The price includes sheets, towels, use of the swimming pool, of the BBQ and electricity, gas, water, wi-fi connection.
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About the neighborhood
In Volterra you can visit the Roman theatre, the Etruscan tombs, the Etruscan museum (one of the most important in Europe), the mediaeval Piazza dei priori (similar to Piazza della Signoria in Florence), the spectacular view of the "balze", some 800' s build (like "Palazzo Viti"), the "maschio" (a medieval castle, actually a security prison) collocated in a wonderful green area, some alabaster's museums and other things.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Pisa: 28.0 mi
Railway: Pontedera: 15.5 mi
Ferry: Livorno: 28.0 mi
GPS: 43°28'56.93" N 10°49'31.50"E<BR><BR>From Florence - A1 <BR><BR>Exit Florence Signa - Speedway S.G.C Florence-Pisa-Livorno direction Pisa-Livorno exit Pontedera - SS 439 Volterra direction for approximately 30 Km - after approximately 2 km turn left in Villamagna direction - after 3 km turn on the right in Villamagna direction and after 900 mt you can find the farmhouses La fonte.<BR><BR>From Pisa - Speedway S.G.C Florence-Pisa-Livorno <BR><BR>Follow Florence direction - second exit for Pontedera - SS 439 Volterra direction for approximately 30 Km<BR>- after approximately 2 km turn on the left Villamagna direction - after 3 km turn on the right Villamagna direction and after 900 mt you can find the farmhous... more
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 31.1 mi.
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