Beautiful family villa in the Heart of the Chianti
From $112 / night
- 3 bedrooms
- 3 bathrooms
- Sleeps 8
Description from the owner
This beautiful and tastefully furnished 3 bedroom semi-detached villa is located in the popular hamlet of Gaiole in Chianti, near Siena in Tuscany. The ground floor consists of a spacious living room with a double sofa bed, and French doors opening on the patio and front garden, with vista on the village, a Tuscan style fully fitted kitchen with double French door opening on the main patio and a bathroom with shower. Stone stairs lead to the first floor consisting of two twin bedrooms and a shared bathroom with bath and shower, both with views over the village, one with balcony and direct access to the back garden and shared pool. On the top...Read more
Beautiful family villa in the Heart of the Chianti
Gaiole in Chianti, Tuscany, Italy
Additional Location Information
Gaiole in Chianti is an idyllic location set in the famous “Golde Triangle” of the Chianti Classico wine area, together with the villages of Radda in Chianti and Castellina in Chianti, all in the province of Siena. Here the rolling hills nurture the most prestigious vineyards producing some of the most renowned Chianti wines, many of which are among the “Super Tuscan” wines, and history dates back the wine production here to 2.000 years, since the Etruscan time. Along the vineyards the olive groves fill in the scenery with their distinctive dark green leaves and low trees, source or of the renowned olive oil which is widely used to prepare local specialities such as the “bruschetta” (pronounced brusketta!).
The key feature of Borgo di Gaiole is that from its panoramic position overlooking the village of Gaiole, it is only two minutes walk from the village itself allowing you to fully enjoy its characteristic Tuscan lifestyle right at your doorstep. It is an enviable asset in so far that you do not need to use your car, as a matter of fact you could easily enjoy your holiday in Gaiole in chianti and have a great time. The main square will offer you a choice between bars for a breakfast of pastry and cappuccino, or a wonderful lunch at “Lo Spicchio” restaurant which serves some fantastic home made pasta dishes and an excellent wine selection. Since Gaiole hosts a residential community, you can find all amenities necessary for your stay, grocery stores, butcher, chemist, banks, post office, and much more. For the family there is a kid playground, tennis court and football pitch. In the summer months Gaiole comes alive with local festival in the evening and into the night, with music, games, wine tasting, and every year there are some new ones.
One of the main attraction of recent year is the “Eroica” bike race taking place the first week in October, which by now hosts hundreds of cyclist from all over the world for this hard and fun ride on the white roads of the Chianti, crossing incredible and untouched sceneries.
The surrounding country side is indeed a paradise for cycling and walking, with lots of path off the beaten road to discover. There are many castles and hamlets within a short drive where to visit winery, taste and purchase wine, olive oil, and cheeses. And then horse riding, hot air balloon sightseeing, and why not, great cooking classed right at your house, where Tuscan chef will prepare with you an unforgettable typical dinner for you to enjoy with family and friends.
Please feel free to enquire with us and we will be able to supply you with useful links and tips of things to see, do and eat around Gaiole in Chianti
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Last updated on May 03, 2014
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Additional notes from the owner
- The rates listed are intended for 5/6 people occupancy. Please request rates based on 4 or 7/8 people occupancy.
- Min. occupancy in low and mid seasons is 4 people. Min. occupancy in high and peak seasons is 5/6 people.
- All inclusive prices:weekly change of bed linen and bath towels, consumption of water, gas, electricity, A/C, heating, access to swimming pool, sun beds and sunshades, barbecue.
- Charges not included in rates:
- Final cleaning: € 60,00 for up to 6 people, € 8 for up to 8 people.
- Tourist Tax: € 1,50 per person over 14 years of age, per day, for a maximum of 7 nights.
Deposit against damages/breakages: € 250 to be paid in cash upon arrival.
Arrival time: Saturday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Departure time : Saturday by 10 a.m.
Any day check-in available during low seasons.
Payment: Bank transfer or Credit Card via PayPal, no charge
- A/C or climate control
- Fitness Room
- Housekeeping Optional
- Towels Provided
- Linens Provided
- Washing Machine
- Central heating
- Clothes Dryer
Phone / Internet
- Internet Access
Pool / Spa
- Shared outdoor pool (unheated)
- Mountain Views
- Stove or Oven
- Satellite or cable TV
- Balcony or terrace
- Outdoor Dining Area
- Pet friendly - yes
- Smoking allowed - ask
- Suitable for children - yes
- Suitable for the elderly - ask
- Wheelchair accessible - no
- 140 square meters