$2665 / night
Total guests, Nights

Villa Il Santo – Home 168519 Villa

  • 8 bedrooms
  • 16 sleeps
  • 7 nights min stay

Key Info

  • Nearest beach 90 mi
  • Swimming pool
  • Child Friendly
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet Friendly
  • Private garden

Description from owner


Villa Torre Il Santo is located on top of one of the most beautiful hills of Chianti, Italy. The Villa overlooks stunning valleys and offers our guests breathtaking scenes of the countryside surrounding it. Villa Torre IL Santo was originally built in the year 1000, and today, after a long period of restoration, it is a unique location with all the extra comforts needed for an unforgettable holiday. The Villa is composed by two parts which are connected. The Old Tower section is completely restored with old brick flooring and an old wood ceiling and has all the very best of modern facilities.there are 5 bedrooms, all with en suite bathroom. The Hay Barn section has been restored with a modern, contemporary look with 2 bedrooms with en suite bathroom. Pool/studio house with one bedroom n en suite bathroom. A nice garden, with lawns adorned with roses, jasmines and local plants and flowers, offers to our guests different areas to relax in privacy. There is also an infinity swimming pool with an annex Jacuzzi overlooking the amazing Chianti Valley, with its vineyards changing colors in different seasons and the beautiful San Gimignano's skyline in the distance, guarantee complete relaxation under the Tuscan sun

Further details indoors

Total of 8 bedrooms, all with en suite bathrooms.
Old Tower:
Main floor: two large living rooms with amazing arch windows looking out on the valley, one twin/double bedroom with en-suite bathroom, and a powder room.

First floor: One double bedroom with fireplace and a large double shower bathroom; one twin/double bedroom with en suite shower bathroom; and one double bedroom with en-suite bathroom; and a reading living room with large fireplace.

Second floor: A master bedroom with a double bed, a large tub and walk-in shower, and a large bathroom and change room.
Hay Barn:
Main floor : kitchen with all of the finest facilities ( 2 ovens, one microwave oven, double fridge, wine cellar, induction 8 burner range, double sinks, fast dishwasher) and a dining room with a long table; a laundry and powder room.

First floor: Two double bedrooms with en suit bathrooms.

Guest house at swimming pool level: loft with double bedrooms, shower bathroom, little kitchen and living room.

A/C in the whole villa and screens on all windows guarantee a cool and relaxing summer stay.

Further details outdoors

Barbecue in the garden and a private parking lot for guests.
A 300 meters unpaved road in good condition leads you to the villa from the main road. The villa is 3 kilometers from Barberino val d'Elsa village and walking distance from the medieval Petrognano hamlet.

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  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome
  • 2 Cribs
  • High chair

Bed & bathroom

  • 6 Full beds, 4 Twin beds, 2 Cribs
  • 2 Full baths, 8 Attached (ensuites)


  • Wireless Internet
  • Air conditioning
  • Private outdoor pool (unheated)
  • Private outdoor pool (heated)
  • Jacuzzi or hot tub
  • Private tennis court
  • Private garden
  • Grill
  • Solarium or roof terrace
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Safe
  • Pool or snooker table
  • Games room
  • Stove
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • High chair
  • Satellite TV
  • Video player
  • DVD player
  • Stereo system
  • Telephone
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided

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  • Parking
  • Secure parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Getting around

Rental cars are strongly suggested. If needed owners can help in getting drivers for day trip, wine tasting tours, pick ups

Interaction with guest

Dear guests We live at 10' drive from the villa. We personally welcome you on arrival n we are at your complete disposal prior to your arrival n during your stay for any request you might have. Our customized tailored concierge service is available for you.


Check in time: 15:00, Check out time: 09:00
If you have any questions about check-in or check-out times, please contact the owner/manager.
This rental can only be paid for online through FlipKey using your credit/debit card or PayPal (never by bank or wire transfer).
No smoking at this property


Change of plans? No problem. You could receive a partial or full refund, depending on when you cancel.

Booking confirmed

100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).

24 hours after booking

No refund If you cancel, any money you have paid cannot be refunded.

Check-in date

House rules

The villa is perfect for families with kids, to hold parties for wedding or anniversary. A concert is held every week for our villas' guests in our garden theatre during the summer months


About the owner

Annagloria P.
Calendar last updated:
29 May 2021
Years listed:
Based in:
Overall rating:

Languages spoken: English, Italian





91 reviews

Very Good

“It could not have been a better Christmas vacation!!!”

Reviewed 14 Jan 2020

Our Tuscan Villa in Barberini Val de Elsa was the perfect base for a Christmas vacation with our family. We took day trips to different towns even day and came home to cook fabulous meals with our loc… More

Response from the owner P. it has been a pleasure to host you n your beautiful family and grand children for this Christmas. Happy you enjoyed the house, the views, the stay come in Spring or Fall, you will love it!! annagloria

“Breathtaking Oasis”

Reviewed 19 Dec 2019

Villa II Santo was truly something to behold. The views are just remarkable and the grounds are wrapped with rosemary, trellis vines, carpet roses, and all things lovely that grow on the hillside of … More

Response from the owner Andrea it has been a pleasure to host you n thank you for the nice words: it is so special for us when our guests are soon happy Hope to host you soon again with love Annagloria n the family

“Awesome experience!”

Reviewed 16 Dec 2019

Worth every penny. My wife and I had the most amazing trip of our lives here. Everything we wanted and needed was provided for.

Response from the owner Awesome to have you as guests!! we are happy when our guests are happy

“This is a beautiful and welcoming place to stay.”

Reviewed 16 Dec 2019

The location is perfect for visiting Tuscany. Easy access to local attractions, and a short drive to Florence or Sienna. The views from the villa are stunning no matter the weather. The rooms are comf… More

Response from the owner thank you for your nice review happy you had a pleasant stay. hope to host you soon again annagloria

“Perfect wedding destination and family vacation spot”

Reviewed 2 Nov 2019

Stunning location with gorgeous views of Tuscan hillsides and located just 20 minutes from Florence and Sienna. This beautifully restored watch tower and hay barn was designed for comfort, relaxation … More

Response from the owner Hi! wow thank you for your amazing review! It was such a pleasure to have you here for a such important event! We are all look forward to seeing you again! Warm regards from Corti Family!!

“Beautiful Villa”

Reviewed 10 Oct 2019

A really beautiful villa in the most beautiful of settings. The villa is perfect for large groups, it has plenty of large communal spaces but with the bedrooms being well spread out, it also gives an … More

Response from the owner Dear Philsy10, thank you so much for your review! we are pleased to know that you have enjoyed our "beautiful villa".. We really hope to see you again for an other beautiful experience in our area and with our family! Warm regards, Annagloria

“Absolutely Amazing!”

Reviewed 30 Sep 2019

The villa is beautiful, the grounds are picturesque. Our hosts made sure all our needs were met and then some. Highly recommend a stay here !!

Response from the owner Dear Guide325321, thank you for you feedback we have appreciate it! We are happy to know that you have enjoyed your stay with us and thank you for having recommended our villa! we hope to see u again Corti family!

“Breathtakingly beautiful Tuscan Villa experience”

Reviewed 30 Sep 2019

An amazing, authentic Tuscan experience, with trips to surrounding Villages, truffle hunting, orchestra in the olive groves and incredible Italian feasts. The property is beyond dreamy with ample room… More

Response from the owner Dear Michelle, Thank you for your nice feedback about your stay at Villa Castellare. It was so nice to have you as our guests and we are so glad that you have enjoyed your experience with us! We look forward to welcoming you back soon! A big hug from Castellare! Annagloria

“Amazing villa for our wedding”

Reviewed 30 Sep 2019

Annagloria and Enzo were amazing hosts and made sure we had everything we needed for our week in The Tuscan countryside. House is well equipped and stocked. Views from almost every room are like looki… More

Response from the owner Dear Scott, thank you so much for your amazing review! It was such a pleasure to have you at our villa for the most important day of your life! We are so happy to hear that you have enjoyed the location and Villa Il Santo! We really hope to see u again maybe for your wedding anniversary....! We wish you all the best for your new life as a couple! A big hug from Corti family! Annagloria

“Wonderful Tuscan Villa in picturesque country setting”

Reviewed 23 May 2019

The Villa II Santo was just perfect. It was in a rural area south of Florence and was surrounded by olive and wine vineyards, We stayed a week. The architecture was preserved Tuscan style stone and… More

Response from the owner hi Marti thank you for your wonderful review!! happy to know you have fond memories of your stay n of our house n area....hope to host you soon again! Have a wonderful summer in Mississippi to both of you annagloria

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