Characteristic Tuscan farmhouse for 6-8 people with pool

Holiday home in Italy, Tuscany, Cavriglia
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Description

Casa dei Boschi is a characteristic Tuscan farmhouse with all the modern conveniences and rustic interior in which you will feel right at home during your stay. The solid structure provides a pleasant coolness during the warm summer months.

Upon entering through the green door to the right of the stairs there is a dining kitchen with a fire place and a small but tastefully decorated and perfectly equipped kitchen with a big stove, grill, two ovens, a dishwasher and refrigerator.

To the left of the stairs are the dining room and lounge. Both have terracotta flooring with underfloor heating (which is not used in the summer). In the lounge there is a big flat screen TV with satellite channels.

Walking through the glass hallway you will find a bathroom with a shower and toilet and a bit further along you can find a washing machine and dryer.

On the top floor to the right of the stairs there is a bedroom with a fire place and a box-spring double bed. A cot can be placed here on request.

The left wing has two bedrooms with two single box-spring beds each and sufficient storage space. There is also a second bathroom with a bath, toilet, bidet and double wash basins.

In the hall there is a book case with a variety of books and a chest of drawers with games and lots of information about Tuscany.

Casa dei Boschi has a huge porch with a large dining table, seating area and cupboard.

In the olive grove there is a covered patio and a herb garden and tomato plants which you are free to use in your Italian cooking. Also the pool is located here.

The steps leading to the relaxation area under the pine tree overlooking the Arno valley is equipped with a beautiful set of outdoor furniture, a hammock and a 6 person hot tub.

Location

Address: Loc. Pruneta 115, 52022 Cavriglia AR, Italië
Zip/Postal Code: 52022
Latitude/Longitude: 43.536134896210356 / 11.435521315225287

Directions

The property is situated in the "Golden triangle" of Tuscany (Arezzo-Siena-Florence) and is the ideal location to start your adventure Map and directions to Casa dei Boschi by car or motorcycle.

From Florence take the A1 towards Rome. Exit the A1 at INCISA and follow directions for FIGLINE VALDARNO. Proceed in the direction of SAN GIOVANNI VALDARNO. After passing through RESTONE take the second right in the direction of CAVRIGLIA. At the second traffic lights turn right towards CASTELNUOVO DEI SABBIONI.

After 7km you will arrive in CASTELNUOVO DEI SABBIONI. Cross the bridge and you will see TAMOIL petrol station on your right. Turn right there and continue until you see the signs for MASSA SABBIONI/PARCO NATURALE CAVRIGLIA.

Continue past the village of MACIE and after 2 bends you will see on your left-hand side a small steep road going up and a sign saying LOC. CASINO MALPENSATA and LOC. PRUNETA.

Go up the steep road and after two sharp bends you will pass a farm. Past the farm turn left at the little Maria chapel where you will see a black gate with the number 115. You have now reached Casa dei Boschi.

Upon booking you will receive a contact telephone number in case you cannot find the property.

Neighborhood

The nearest village is Castelnuovo dei Sabbioni in the municipality of Cavriglia. It is also called "Porta del Chianti" or "Gateway to Chianti" because of its position between the Arno valley and the Chianti hills.

The village is just a five minute drive from Casa dei Boschi and you can find many local amenities there such as a small supermarket, butcher, greengrocer, gastronomia – a shop with delicious local specialities, pharmacy, post office, bank, hairdresser, newsagent, tobacconist, florist (Interflora), laundrette and pizzeria. Please pay attention to shops' opening times (shops are closed between 1 and 5 pm).

Activities
There are countless opportunities if you like cycling, golf or hiking.

Cycling holidays Casa dei Boschi
Enjoy fantastic and energetic cycle rides through the beautiful Tuscan landscape surrounding the cozy and welcoming Casa dei Boschi. Discover the famous Chianti region with its dark stately cypress avenues, sunny terracotta villages and rolling fields of old vines and olive trees. These rolling hills with breathtaking views provide the perfect backdrop for both novice and experienced cyclists. Exploring this area by bicycle is a veritable feast for the senses.

After a strenuous day a wooden hot tub awaits with perfectly heated water for you to rest your tired muscles and relax. Breakfast and dinner are served almost daily by your host using products from the region. Casa dei Boschi has everything for you to experience the 'La dolce vita' feeling. If you would like more information regarding bicycle arrangements please look at the page 'rates'.

For guests wishing to explore the Tuscan countryside on foot
The immediate surrounding area around Casa dei Boschi is excellent for walks. Walking through fields, orchards and forests, along streams and waterfalls, enjoying the breathtaking views will lead you to discover the Tuscan landscape in all its glory.

Only 17 km from Casa dei Boschi is the famous wine village of Gaiole in Chianti. From this Tuscan village there are 11 loop trails (sentieri in Italian) with a total length of 160 km. The marked trails lead past castles, vineyards, churches, farmhouses, olive groves and vineyards. During these walks you will be treated to the most breathtaking views offered by the beautiful Chianti region. Tuscany is home to amazing landscapes.

Walkers also get a special treat every day at Casa dei Boschi; you can refresh your body and mind in the wooden tub with perfect water temperature and restore your physical and mental wellbeing.

Breakfast and dinner are served almost daily by your host. You will taste pure Tuscan delicacies from regional producers. For more information regarding walking tours please check our website.

Discover Tuscany by motorbike
Riding a motorbike around Tuscany with its beautiful landscape, its wonderful scents and its amazing colours, bright in Spring and warm in Autumn, will be a treat for all your senses. You return each day to Casa dei Bosch to be treated to a perfectly heated hot tub which is a real blessing for tired bodies. Practically every day you can enjoy meals on one of the terraces surrounding your accommodation and you will taste traditional Tuscan flavours.

This absolutely wonderful spot in Tuscany offers an exceptional stay where discovery, enjoyment and relaxation are combined and where the rustic charm of Casa dei Boschi merges with authentic Tuscan country life. Please look at the page 'rates' on our website for more information on motorcycle arrangements.

Details

Property type
Holiday home , 160 m².
Bedroom(s)
3 Bedroom(s), 8 Sleeps
Baby Cot: 2
Double bed: 1
Single bed: 4
Bathroom(s)
2 Bathroom(s)
Bath: 1
Bidet: 2
Shower: 1
Toilets: 2
Wash basin: 3
View
Forest
Garden / Park
Mountains
Town / City
Holiday type
Family
In the countryside
Luxury
Romantic / Honeymoon
Wooded area
Access
Private car park
Secure parking
Parking
3 Cars
Entertainment
Books
Darts
DVD Player
Games
Radio
Stereo
Toys for kids
TV
TV SAT
General facilities
Free Wifi
Heating
Internet
Jacuzzi
Swimming pool (private)
Indoor facilities
Coffee machine
Dishwasher
Fireplace
Freezer
Fridge
Fully equipped kitchen
Hair dryer
Iron and Board
Library
Tumble dryer
Washing machine
Outdoor facilities
Barbecue
Completely enclosed
Garden
Garden furniture
Jacuzzi
Outdoor shower
Terrace
Services
Babysitting
Catering on request
Child friendly
Linens provided
Tourist tax included
Towels provided
Transfer on request (extra)
Local activities
Bird watching
Cycling
Fishing
Golf
Hiking
MTB
Swimming

Rates

-Nightly rateWeekly rateMonthly rateMin. StayChange-over
WeekWeekend
Rate summary €170 - €270 €1,880 - 3 Nights -
2019-03-22 - 2019-04-12  €170 - - -3 Nights-
Price for: 6 Persons, Extra person price: € 10 /Person /Night
2019-04-13 - 2019-04-21   - - - -3 Nights-
Price for: 6 Persons, Extra person price: € 10 /Person /Night
2019-04-22 - 2019-04-26  €185 - - -3 Nights-
Price for: 6 Persons, Extra person price: € 10 /Person /Night
2019-04-27 - 2019-05-11  €190 - - -3 Nights-
2019-05-25 - 2019-06-07  €215 - - -7 Nights-
Price for: 6 Persons, Extra person price: € 10 /Person /Night
2019-06-29 - 2019-07-05  €270 - - -7 Nights-
2019-07-06 - 2019-08-30   - -€1,880 -7 NightsSat - Sat
2019-08-31 - 2019-09-15  €230 - - -7 Nights-
2019-09-16 - 2019-09-22  €190 - - -7 Nights-
2019-09-23 - 2019-10-02  €180 - - -7 Nights-
2019-10-03 - 2019-10-11  €182 - - -3 Nights-
2019-10-12 - 2019-10-25  €186 - - -3 Nights-
Price for: 6 Persons, Extra person price: € 10 /Person /Night
2019-10-26 - 2019-10-31  €170 - - -3 Nights-
Price for: 6 Persons, Extra person price: € 10 /Person /Night

Policies

Check in: 16:00 / Check out: 10:00
Payment options
Paypal
Payment
50% at reservation,
6 weeks before the rental date 35%,
the remaining amount in cash on arrival.
Including:
Bed linen is changed weekly.
Kitchen and bath linen is offered twice a week.
Use of washing machine, dryer,
ironing board / iron.
Use of BBQ.
Gas, water and electricity.
Wireless Internet.

Extra refrigerator under the veranda.
Breakfast products such as butter, toast, eggs, pepper, salt, sugar, coffee and tea.
Surprise on arrival

Exclusive:
Extra change of bed linen (€ 12, - per room)
Child's bed / chair (€ 5 per day)
Heating (€ 6 per day)
Final Cleaning
Security deposit
300€
Suitability
Pet friendly: No
Smoke: No smoking inside
Children: Yes, great for kids
Long term rentals: Yes
Elderly or infirm accessable: Yes
Wheelchair friendly: No

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