Tenuta del Castello - Beautiful ancient Tuscan farmhouse
with private pool in a peaceful position approximately 18km from Florence
15% discount off listed prices for any weekly booked 16 days or less prior to arrival date
Ancient farmhouse in Tuscany surrounded by olive groves and terraced areas and situated inside the Castello di Bibbione estate. The castle dates back to the early 11th century, whereas the stone-built houses of the hamlet date back to the early 13th century. The property was purchased in 1511 by Niccolo' Machiavelli and his descendants the marquise Rangoni Machiavelli personally tended to the recent restoration of the complex.
From the house you can enjoy a stupendous view over the countryside. Bright and cosy, furnished with period pieces and ancient kilim rugs, the house is equipped with all the modern conveniences. The outdoor areas and the swimming pool area (5m x 10m) are well-kept to and equipped.
Swimming pool open 01/05 to 30/09
Accommodation - size 352sqm - sleeps 12 people in 4 bedrooms & 4 bathrooms
Ground floor (independent apartment): living/dining room with 2 single divan beds, kitchenette, 1 double bedroom, 1 bathroom with shower.
1st floor - spacious living room with fireplace, lounge with double divan bed, kitchen, dining room with an 8-person table, equipped loggia with table and chairs, 1 bathroom with shower, WC.
2nd floor - lounge, 1 double bedroom with bathroom with bath, 1 double bedroom, 1 twin bedded room, 1 bathroom with bath.
The position of the house offers the possibility to organize easy excursions to Florence, Siena and Arezzo, thanks to the expressway which connects the cities and which can be reached in just a few minutes.
In fact, the expressway passes through the valley below about 2km away. 5km San Casciano Val di Pesa, 18km Florence, 45km Siena, 6km horse riding, 4km tennis court, 25km golf course, 30km Florence airport.
Please note - arrivals must take place between 15:00 and 19:00
|Start Date||End Date||Weekly Rate (£)||Minimum Stay||Arrival Day||Departure Day|
|22 Jun 2019||23 Aug 2019||4,135||7+ nights||Saturday||Saturday|
|24 Aug 2019||30 Aug 2019||3,500||7+ nights||Saturday||Saturday|
|31 Aug 2019||25 Oct 2019||3,500||3+ nights||Flexible||Flexible|
|26 Oct 2019||13 Dec 2019||2,865||3+ nights||Saturday||Saturday|
|14 Dec 2019||03 Jan 2020||4,135||3+ nights||Flexible||Flexible|
|04 Jan 2020||13 Mar 2020||2,865||3+ nights||Flexible||Flexible|
|14 Mar 2020||26 Jun 2020||3,500||3+ nights||Flexible||Flexible|
|27 Jun 2020||28 Aug 2020||4,135||7+ nights||Saturday||Saturday|
|29 Aug 2020||23 Oct 2020||3,500||3+ nights||Flexible||Flexible|
|24 Oct 2020||11 Dec 2020||2,865||3+ nights||Flexible||Flexible|
|12 Dec 2020||31 Dec 2020||4,135||3+ nights||Flexible||Flexible|
Rental & booking information
Price includes - linen with weekly change, final cleaning, water, gas, electricity, heating
Additional charges payable at the property
|Refundable security deposit paid in cash on arrival||€200.00|
|Tourist tax - price per person per day||€1.50|
|Cook, domestic help (extra hours), driver, baby sitter - to be paid on the spot||on request|
Breakfast service (per/person)
Guided tours, cooking lessons and health/wellness centre
Fridge & freezer