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  • 2 bedrooms
  • 2 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Villa

San Donato di Villa Arceno is an exquisite gem set in rolling Chianti vineyards with views that stretch 360 degrees past a nearby 13th century hill town to Siena and into infinity.

Part of the original estate of Villa Arceno, San Donato di Villa Arceno has a history that goes back many 100's of years, originally owned by the important and influential Piccolomini family (who have sent more than one Pope to Rome!) It has been lovingly restored in recent years by its owners who are designers and live in New York.

Thus the interiors are filled with an artful blend of modern and ancient with carefully chosen antiques and discreetly placed modern conveniences. ...Read more

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San Donato
San Gusme, Tuscany, Italy

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Additional Location Information

San Donato di Villa Arceno is perfectly located one hour to Florence and only 20 minutes to Siena. It is conveniently located to also reach San Gimignano, Volterra, Cortona, Arezzo etc. Fifteen minutes away in Rapolano are the spas with hot spring heated pools and fango (mud) treatments. It is five minutes drive from shops and restaurants in the village of Castelnuovo Berardenga.

The house is approached by driving through the Estate of Villa Arceno and past the main villa along drives lined with cypress and presided over by an ancient obelisk. The Villa Arceno is now an extremely fine 5 star luxury hotel with gourmet restaurant open to San Donato di Villa Arceno residents, and has a walled English-style park with lake.

With in the area one can find horse riding, ballooning, and mountain bike hire, wine & olive oil estates open to visit and cooking classes.

More About This Location

Rural retreats

Getting There

Nearest train station: Siena, 25 miles
Nearest airport: Florence - Amerigo Vespucci, 90 miles
Car is essential

Availability

Last updated on March 02, 2015
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Amenities

General
  • Central heating
  • Washing Machine
  • Linens Provided
  • Fireplace
  • Iron
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels Provided
Pool / Spa
  • Shared outdoor pool (unheated)
Property Features
  • Parking
Kitchen
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Stove or Oven
Entertainment
  • Stereo or CD player
  • DVD Player
  • Television
  • Satellite or cable TV
  • VCR
Outdoor
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Garden
  • Deck
Seating
  • 6 Dining chairs
  • 6 Lounge chairs
Suitability
  • Pet friendly - no
  • Smoking allowed - yes
  • Suitable for children - yes
  • Suitable for the elderly - no
  • Wheelchair accessible - no

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