Located in the Siena region of Tuscany, La Cerbaia is an authentic and well restored farmhouse that sits adjacent to the historic Villa Cetinale. Villa Cetinale is a 17th century Baroque style villa built in 1680 by Cardinal Flavio Chigi for Pope Alexander VII — Fabio Chigi. The gardens at Villa Cetinale are renowned as being one of the most beautiful in Italy and guests of La Cerbaia are welcome to visit them by pre-arranged appointment.
In 2015, La Cerbaia rents only on a FRIDAY to FRIDAY basis.
La Cerbaia accommodates up to 14 guests. Its setting is peaceful and exclusive with expansive countryside views. The house is situated at the end of a private country lane between the “Holy Woods” and the Villa Cetinale gardens. Entirely independent with a well maintained garden, panoramic furnished terrace and large swimming pool (6m x 12m),La Cerbaia presents an ideal experience for a true Tuscan holiday.
Guests can choose to explore the many well-preserved medieval villages in the area such as Siena (14km), Monteriggioni (15km) and San Gimignano (44km). They can also choose to relax and take pleasure in a day off around the pool, which is furnished with umbrellas and high quality sun loungers. A large furnished terrace (partly shaded) with scenic views provides an additional place for relaxing, reading and taking in an aperitivo while enjoying a sunset over the cypress trees. There is also a covered pergola furnished for outdoor dining and a pizza oven. A cook’s services for one daily meal (food/beverages extra) are included for 6 days (Sunday excluded).
One of the unique features of this welcoming house is a former farm building that has been tastefully restored into a bright open space for group gatherings. Adjacent to the La Cerbaia farmhouse, it has a sizeable well-equipped kitchen, dining room with table that seats 14 and airy living room with fireplace. A large arched paneless window that opens to the outside offers terrific views of the olive groves and makes you feel like you are out among them!
La Cerbaia has 7 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms. 295 square meters of space (approximately 3200 square feet).
Entrance, dining room, kitchen (dishwasher, refrigerator, oven), living room, library, one bathroom with bathtub, one queen bedroom (bed: 180cm wide).
Two queen bedrooms (beds: 170cm wide), one twin bedded room, one bathroom with shower, one bathroom with bathtub.
One queen bedroom (one bed: 170cm wide) and one double bedroom (one bed: 140cm wide), one bathroom with bathtub.
Lower ground floor
Laundry (washing machine, dryer), one double bedroom of lower standard (bed: 150cm wide) and one bathroom with shower with entrance through the laundry.
Fully equipped kitchen (stove, dishwasher, oven, two refrigerators, toaster, American coffee machine, espresso machine) opening onto a large dining room
Garden and outdoor spaces
- Dining pergola with table and chairs for 14 guests.
- Furnished panoramic terrace (partly shaded) for relaxing, reading and cocktails
- Swimming pool (12 x 6 meters) in scenic position with sun beds and umbrellas.
- Pizza oven
- Shared tennis court 700 meters from the house. Tennis rackets supplied.
- Parking for up to six cars.
- Cook service included – 1 meal per day for six days (Sunday excluded - food & beverage extra)
- Wireless Internet reception in the garden area
- Maid service included – 6 days per week
- Daily pool cleaning included
- Electricity included
- Air conditioning (only in 2 bedrooms on 1st floor)
- Washing machine and ironing facilities
- Satellite TV
- Stereo with DVD
- Two cribs and two highchairs
- Firewood available
- Extra services such as food shopping, cooking lessons, advance provisions, child care.
Booking fee: 35 Euros
Security deposit: 1500 Euros
Heating: 300 Euros per week, paid on site
Check in: 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Check out: By 10:00am Distances
• Ancaiano (bus stop) 1 km
• Sovicille (café, restaurant, market, church, post office, pharmacy and a bank): 5 km
• Siena: 14 km
• Monteriggioni 15 km
• San Gimignano 44 km
• Florence 70 km
Additional amenities include: garden, terrace, hair dryers, radio / cd player, 1, outdoor pizza oven, espresso machine, shared tennis, baby bed available, maid service, cook service, american coffee maker.TripAdvisor property ID 2475030...Read more
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