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Converted Barn Vacation Rental in Tuscany

The house, north view
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Excellent
4 reviews
The house, north view
The house with olive grove to the left
The sun terrace to the east of the house
The swimming pool, overlooking the Elsa valley
The swimming pool overlooking the olive grove
Kitchen/dining/living room (30 m2)
Kitchen/dining/living room (30 m2)
Kitchen/dining/living room (30 m2)
Bedroom 1 (15 m2)
Bedroom 2 (12 m2)
Bathroom
Bathroom
Bathroom
The house and sun terrace
The sun terrace
The ancient washing pool
The pool and house from the south
The house from the south east
The pool overlooking the Elsa valley
The pool and olive grove, viewed from the house
The Elsa valley viewed from the house
Morning mist in the Elsa valley
Sunset over the Elsa valley
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Certaldo, Tuscany
This charming country cottage was recently converted from a traditional Tuscan barn. It is surrounded by a garden set in 5 hectares of olive grove and has a sun terrace and private pool affording breathtaking views over the Elsa valley, with San Gimignano in the distance. The owners produce their own extra-virgin olive oil.
The accommodation consists of two double bedrooms (15 m2 and 12 m2), a bathroom with shower and an open-plan living-dining area and kitchen (30 m2). The house is constructed and finished with traditional local materials and is tastefully decorated and furnished in a rustic style perfectly matched to the building. Solar panels provide constant hot water and underfloor heating when required.
There is ample parking on the property.
About the Owner, Giacomo A
Languages spoken: German, Portuguese, English, Italian, French, Spanish, Dutch
Response Rate: 70 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 10 days ago
Listed since : Jan 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 4 reviews and 1 property
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Sheila K
Central Florida, Florida
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11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2015 for a stay in October 2015

My wife and I stayed in the cottage for 10 days in October, 2015. We found it to be ideal for a quiet, peaceful stay in the Tuscan countryside. The views were spectacular, and we loved the opportunity to stroll around the grounds prior to sunset and enjoy the scenery. Everything we needed was provided in the kitchen to cook our meals. It was an ideal location to venture out to the surrounding villages and...

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Leighton Buzzard
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2013 for a stay in August 2013

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Fowlerak
Singapore, Singapore
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2013 for a stay in August 2013
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After spending a day, and night, in Lucca, we made our way down to the barn. Our journey was surprisingly pleasant and the directions provided to us by Charlie were spot on. Our initial reaction when we pulled up at this stunning location was one of excitement. Perfectly located in the Tuscan dips with views that you wouldn't believe. The house itself was clean and brilliantly equipped. There is a Co op supermarket no more...

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We're so glad you enjoyed your stay and would be pleased to see you again. Gianna, Giacomo and Charly

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Yard
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    No
  • Smoking Allowed:
    No
  • Kid Friendly:
    Yes
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$100
€93
$100
€93
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.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The local tourist tax is 1 euro per night per person aged 14 and above, for the first six nights. The maximum for four adult guests is therefore 24 euros. It is payable in cash on arrival.
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