Villa Castiglioni is a stunning Tuscany villa in the Chianti region, an area famous for its food, wine and exceptional rural landscape. It has been beautifully furnished and the owners have even installed your very own wine bar within the Medieval tower. As well as this, you have your own gym and wellness area, four stunning bedrooms and a private pool.
Inside, the interior is fresh and contemporary with modern, comfortable furnishings creating an effective contrast against the old stone walls, beamed ceilings and parquet flooring. It's the perfect mix of rustic and modern, whilst large windows bring in plenty of light. The property has four beautifully presented double bedrooms, each with an equally stylish ensuite bathroom. There is also a studio with sofa bed allowing the house to sleep up to 10 guests in total. There is an extremely well equipped and stylish professional kitchen with 4 ring gas stove and 2 ring electric hob. A living area is furnished with two sofas and has a feature fire place to provide a focal point. A dining table seats up to 8 guests. In the basement of the villa is a private gym, perfect for those that like to keep fit on holiday, whilst there is also a private health and wellness suite with Turkish bath and sauna where you can relax and unwind along with a gym with weights, rowing machine, exercise bike and more. There is also an additional bathroom on this floor for guests' convenience. There is a laundry room at the property. Whilst this is not accessible for guests to use themselves, the housekeeper is available free of charge 5 hours per day (excluding Sundays) and they would be glad to do any washing needed. The housekeeper can also cook for the guests and can remain longer if required at a rate f 20 euros per hour. Linen and towels are changed mid way through your stay but additional changes can be provided at a cost of 12 euros per person. Please also note that air conditioning and heating are payable locally based on consumption. Electricity is included up to 600 KW per week but any extra usage must be paid locally on departure. The tourist tax: is 2 euros pp, payable for the first 7 nights of your stay. The property enjoys incredible 360 degree views of the surrounding countryside. Outside there is a heated swimming pool (12m x 5m, depth 1.4-2.0 metres) which is open from May to September and which is positioned to make the most of the views of the surrounding countryside. Plenty of loungers are provided for long days in the sun, whilst there is also a large dining table positioned under the shade of a pergola, perfect for al fresco dining. There are numerous other outdoor seating areas, allowing guests to find a quiet spot to read or to enjoy an afternoon siesta away from the rest of the group! For those travelling with children, there is also a small play area to entertain them. The property is fenced all the way round and there is ample parking for up to 5 cars.
The villa is situated in the heart of the Chianti countryside surrounded by olive groves and wineries, in a small, idyllic village and near the larger town of Radda in Chianti (1.5 km away). Here you will find a selection of shops and restaurants as well as a supermarket, bank and pharmacy. The nearest train station is 20 km away in Montevarchi. It's also an easy drive from the house to the main Tuscan cities of Florence and Siena. A plethora of other medieval towns and villages are within a 2-3 hour drive including Lucca, Pisa, Volterra, Arezzo, Cortona, Urbino, Perugia, Assisi, Orvieto, Pienza, Montepulciano, San Gimignano, Vinci and Certaldo.
A note from Jo
If you're a wine lover, then look no further than Villa Castiglioni! The owners of the villa happen to own an excellent winery which produces superb wine. We highly recommend guests pay a visit and enjoy a complimentary wine tasting here during their stay! Or if you're more of a foodie, then why not enjoy a cookery lesson in the villa's professional kitchen. Please note that the owner will provide guests with a free welcome dinner on arrival and breakfast is also included.