entrance to the house and garagethe left part is our house, the right one is the neighbouring house
Historical country house in Tuscany
Hosted by Christoph
Christoph is the host.
6 guests
3 bedrooms
6 beds
2 baths
6 guests
3 bedrooms
6 beds
2 baths
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This historical country house is a typical borgo from the middle ages which was revived during the 1980´s. You reach the borgo after a short drive through a beautiful landscape. After parking your car you enter the house via the lovely atrium which is decorated with cypress, roses and herbs.

There is an extra entrance for a second appartment with one bed- and bathroom.

From all rooms you have a beautiful view across the countryside.

The space

The house contains 2 seperats living quarters.

The mainhouse consists of a big eat-in kitchen,a dining room and a terrace surrounded by a lovely garden on the ground floor.
On the second floor are 2 bedrooms, one bathroom and the living room with a TV and a big chimney.

The 2nd appartment consists of one bedroom, one living room and one bathroom. It has its own entrance.

To get to the pool you have to walk 50 m.

Guest access

Every room is available for the guests. There is also the atrium, terrace and the pool which is available for all guests.
In front of the house there is a very nice place where you can sit and have a great view over the surroundin countryside.
The pool is also used by other neighbours and is not exclusive for our house. Sunlounges and umbrellas are free to use.

Other things to note

approch via car

from Castel San Gimignano :

- drive through Castel San Gimignano
- immediatley after the branch-off to San Gimignano turn left and follow the blue sign to Borgo Picchena
- follow the track straight for 2.8 km

from Colle Val´d Elsa :
- 50 metres before the branch-off to San Gimignano on the left turn left and follow the blue sign to Borgo Picchena
- follow the track straight for 2.8 km till you reach the Borgo


Amenities
Free parking on premises
Wireless Internet

Prices
Extra people $42 NZD / night after 4 guests
Cleaning Fee $102 NZD
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Sleeping arrangements
Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed
Bedroom 3
2 single beds

House Rules
No smoking
Check in is anytime after 3PM
Check out by 12PM (noon)

Cancellations

Availability
2 nights minimum stay

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Florent User Profile
August 2017
Nice house and very pleasant swimming pool. Excellent place to enjoy Toscan country side, Italian sun and silent of nature. However, just be careful for the last 3 km to reach the house : the road is really bad (mire like a path with stones and dust), and if your cat is low as it was the case with mine, you can damage it easily (bottom of car scratching the ground). Excepted this detail, everything was perfect.

Cynthia User Profile
August 2017
Amazing trip. Beautiful and quiet location. You can easily do some trips to the nearby villages.

Mikael User Profile
July 2017
Fantastic house and location at the hearth of Tuscan. Close to many great places to visit, vast, super calm and clean house. Beautiful pool.

Hamburg, GermanyJoined in February 2014
Christoph User Profile

I am a laid back guy who was born and raised in Hamburg and work as a ceo in property development here in Hamburg. I really do love to travel. Best spots I have been so far are NYC, Hong Kong, Phillipines, Kopenhagen & Toscany. I like to do city trips and want to get to know as most cities as possible during my life. I like to get to know the culture but also like good restaurants, cafes, bars and clubs. I really like the vibe of big cities...
When I don´t do city trips I like to travel somewhere where it is warm and you can chill out at the beach and enjoy nature.
In my spare time I like to do sports, watch movies and meet up with friends.

Languages: Deutsch, English
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