Vacation villa a few kilometers from Arezzo, in Casentino. Sleeps 10, swimming pool, wide garden, Internet connection, barbecue, wood-burning oven. Possibility of organizing Tuscan dinners at the villa and of purchasing the wine produced in the property.
The villa stands at an altitude of about 260 meters on the hills of Casentino, a few kilometers from Arezzo.
Situated at the confluence of four valleys (Casentino, Valdarno, Valdichiana and Valtiberina), Arezzo is a town in eastern Tuscany worldwide renowned for the creations of its goldsmiths, as well as for its Antique fair and the Giostra del Saracino.
The church of San Francesco is certainly the most renowned of Arezzo's monuments: the walls of its chapel are decorated with the famous cycle of frescoes by Piero della Francesca called The Legend of the True Cross.
Immersed in the gorgeous vegetation that covers the hills around Arezzo, the stone villa is the ideal solution for nature lovers. The National Park of Casentino Forests is within easy driving distance.
The villa is also an excellent departure point for visiting charming villages such as Anghiari and Sansepolcro, the castle of Poppi, the sanctuary of Chiusi della Verna and the hermitage of Camaldoli.
The most important Tuscan cities of art (Siena, Pisa, Florence and Lucca) are easily reached by train from Arezzo.
The barbecue equipment and a wood-burning oven are under a pergola furnished with table and chairs for dining in the open air.
The private swimming pool (6x12 m; depth: 1.40-2.40 m) is a few dozen meters from the building.
The villa is a two-story building consisting of entrance, kitchen with fireplace, dining room, living room, three double bedrooms, two twin bedrooms (one can be converted into a double bedroom) and five bathrooms with shower.
The kitchen has a direct access to a covered terrace.
Facilities and Services
The villa is furnished with barbecue, wood-burning oven, fireplace, fans, TV set, DVD player, CD player, oven, microwave oven, freezer, toaster, American-style coffee maker, ironing set, high chair and covered parking space.
A domestic help is available upon request.
Tuscan dinners are organized at the villa upon request.
Guests are offered a welcome snack at arrival.
Shops and services of any kind are 900 meters from the villa.