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Sleeps 30 Villa in Colle Val D'Elsa,Tuscany - Villa dei Colli Senesi
Villa in Colle Val D'Elsa,Tuscany - Villa dei Colli Senesi
VILLA OR APARTMENT: BEDROOMS: BATHROOMS:
HAS SWIMMING POOL: PRICE BAND: PARKING:
DISTANCES: SIENA 20 MIN,FLORENCE 40 MIN, S.GIM. 20
SPECIAL FEATURES: VILLA LOCATED IN THE HEART OF TUSCANY,GARDEN,POOL,SAUNA
OUR REFERENCE: 001900

Villa in Colle Val D'Elsa,Tuscany - Villa dei Colli Senesi

Villa dei Colli Senesi is a huge luxury house to rent in Colle di Val D'Elsa, Chianti, Tuscany. It sleeps 35 in luxury in 18 bedrooms, with 22 bathrooms. Fully air-conditioned, it has a pool, staff, gardens and superb views.

The villa totals 1500 square metres over four floors, with an annex of 450 sqm. Situated in the heart of Tuscany, between Siena and Florence, this villa (owned for centuries by an Italian aristocratic family) is encircled by spectacular gardens, offering breathtaking views of the surrounding countryside.

Dating back to 1400, additional building was carried out was added between 1700 and 1800, while the whole building was restructured with loving care during 1996-1997. Ideally situated between Siena (20 minutes) and Florence (40 minutes), Villa dei Colli Senesi is located in the heart of Tuscany. Destinations like San Gimignano (20 minutes), Monteriggioni (10 minutes), Volterra (30 minutes) and Montalcino (one hour and 10 minutes) are within easy daytrip distance. Rome is a little less than three hours away.

Surrounded by spectacular grounds and gardens, Villa dei Colli Senesi offers breathtaking views of the Chianti countryside. While the villa can accommodate large groups, it also offers smaller, private spaces for quiet relaxation. Its gardens and patios are designed to provide maximum privacy and to take advantage of the lovely views of rolling hills, olive groves, and vineyards that surround the property.

A stately row of cypress trees leads to a large iron gate, the entrance to the estate. The villa is on four floors. On the ground floor is a spacious living room with several sitting areas, all beautifully furnished with antiques and tapestry rugs as well as a CD player and karaoke machine. Three separate but adjoining dining rooms can accommodate large groups but have been designed so that smaller groups will still feel comfortable. Each opens onto the south patio of the villa. The main kitchen, designed for professional cooks, is available for cooking lessons on request. On the same level is a spacious suite with a large sitting room and a queen bedroom with en suite bath.

The Piano Nobile, the main entrance to the villa, is reached by a short staircase from the courtyard. The elegant taste of the owners is evident immediately. On this level is a sitting room with wall-mounted plasma-screen TV (satellite), DVD, VCR, and Playstation. There are six bedrooms on this level: one single, a spacious suite with double bedroom and sitting room, and four additional double bedrooms, all with en suite bath. There is an additional bathroom for guests using the TV room or the large terrace, furnished with teak dining tables and built-in benches.


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Villa in Colle Val D'Elsa,Tuscany - Villa dei Colli Senesi
Villa in Colle Val D'Elsa,Tuscany - Villa dei Colli Senesi
Villa in Colle Val D'Elsa,Tuscany - Villa dei Colli Senesi
Villa in Colle Val D'Elsa,Tuscany - Villa dei Colli Senesi