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Casentino house & exclusive pool. Dogs welcome

Sunny and exclusive. There are four shallow steps leading into our 8x5m, 1.5m deep pool
4.5 of 5 bubbles
Very good
3 reviews
Sunny and exclusive. There are four shallow steps leading into our 8x5m, 1.5m deep pool
Entrance to Casa Giardino
Long views from the terrace
Extra large bed in the main bedroom
Bedroom 2 has a large double  bed which can also be set as twin beds, on request
Sitting Room on the first floor
Reception/Dining Room with log burner in the large traditional fireplace
Well equipped kitchen
Sunny and bright bathroom at the front of the house
Private pool
Well lit pool and gardens
Shaded dining under the long avenue of grape vines
The pool is private for our guest's use only. Lots of shade and loungers and parasols too
Garden tranquility
The rear of Casa Giardino leadsup to the tiny village of Spalanni
Old lane down from the village of  Spalanni
Splendid tiny village of Spalanni
The old Spalanni road behind Casa Giardino leading up to the church of Santa Maria
Entrance to the church of Santa Maria for peaceful reflection
Well stocked bakery and delicatessen in Strada
The 6 hour clock in Castel san Niccolo
Salano river bridge in Strada leading up to Castel san Niccolo and the 6 hour clock
Four steps down into the private pool
Poppi castle
Village of Strada nestled in the Castentino
Nearby, the church at Romena preserves a certain charm in the Casentino.
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
Castel San Niccolo, Province of Arezzo, Tuscany
The splendour of Casa Giardino is found in the rural, medieval, tiny village of Spalanni which enjoys spectacular views across the Casentino valley. The exclusive and sun drenched pool, the large beautiful gardens with an abundance of fruiting trees and herbs, all combine to make unforgettable holiday memories. Situated in the Casentino and 50 km east of Florence. (28 miles) there is a perfect mixture of natural beauty and vast cultural heritage, full of tradition, history and art, castles and churches, great vistas, mountains, hills and woods, nearby National Parks and protected areas. Unravel unique experiences made around Casa Giardino and enjoy the generousity of the local people and their fine food and local wines. Spalanni is a collection of ancient stone cottages nestling above the larger villages of Strada in Casentino and C... Read more
About the Owner, Poppy D
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 40 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2011
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 3 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL151253
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4.5 of 5 bubbles Very good - based on 3 reviews
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Deventer, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2015 for a stay in July 2015

Beautifull house, (very well equipped) lovely pool. Nice views over the mountains. Very relaxing, sitting on the balcony or by the pool, sipping wine.

Bridgend, United Kingdom
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2011 for a stay in September 2011
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Kendal, United Kingdom
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2011 for a stay in August 2011

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Jun 30, 2017
Late Spring 2017
7 nights
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Jul 28, 2017
Summer 2017
7 nights
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Sep 1, 2017
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Dogs are welcome and charged at £50 per week
Central Heating is charged as used, during the colder months. Logs for the fire are available.
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About the neighborhood
There are many activities available in the immediate area: Hill walking and rambling. Horse riding. Cycling along the peaceful roads and tracks. Bird Watching. There is a 9 hole Golf Club in Poppi with daily membership available at reasonable rates and the views are magnificent. Excellent clubs are available for hire and there is also a golf driving range. Places to visit are many and varied and include: local Tuscan hill towns and villages – one of the most beautiful is Poppi about 10 minutes drive away. Arezzo is the provincial capital with elegant squares, winding streets and a wide range of shops. Siena can be reached as a day visit. Cortona is the beautiful town and recently made famous by the book and film "Under and the Tuscan Sun" . It is about an hour away by car. The... more
Car recommended
How to get there
Railway: Ponte Poppi: 3.1 mi
There are principally 3 airports which are convenient for travel into Tuscany – Florence, Pisa, Bologna and in addition we mention Forli. There are hire car agencies at all the airports but it is always best to book in advance and have a car waiting for you.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Nearest Beach: 74.6 mi.
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