Casale di Volpe is a stone country house of 250 square metres, composed of a main house and a guest house, sleeping 11 people in 5 double bedrooms, 1 single and 5 bathrooms. The restoration of this holiday home is an outstanding example of good taste and skilful use of the materials of the Tuscan rural tradition matched with the best in modern comforts: satellite TV, Internet access, and state of-the art kitchen and bathroom fittings. The swimming pool set in a beautiful position, the covered portico and its isolated position affords an excellent degree of privacy as well as a magnificent panorama on the countryside.
External Area and Swimming Pool
The outdoor area features a beautiful flower garden surrounding the house and an 9 x 5 metre swimming pool. The solarium area, in an enviable position with a view of the surrounding countryside, is idyllic, ideal for spending time simply relaxing. Guests are also invited to make use of the beautiful, spacious loggia opening onto the kitchen and the living area and fully equipped for outdoor dining.Interior
The main house has two floors. The ground floor has an entryway, a living area with satellite TV, stereo, fireplace and access to the garden and the spacious loggia furnished for outdoor dining, dining room, kitchen giving access to the loggia, 1 single bedroom, 1 bathroom with shower.
The first floor is composed of 1 double bedroom with bathroom with shower, 1 twin bedded room with bathroom with bathtub and shower, 1 twin bedded room, 1 twin bedded room with garden access and 1 bathroom with bathtub.
In the guest house on ground Floor there is a living area with access to the terrace and the pool, 1 twin bedded room with bathroom with bathtub.
The holiday home is a short distance (a mere 300-metre walk) from Castello di Volpaia, today a renowned Chianti Classico viticultural estate.
Casale di Volpe has wi-fi Internet connection, central heating, baby bed and barbecue.
The rental fee includes a cleaning service (4 hours per day, 5 days a week), weekly change of bed and bath linens, Wi-Fi Internet access, baby bed. On request and to be paid on the premises cooking courses, a personal cook, babysitting and extra housekeeping hours. A tennis court, about 300 metres from the holiday home, can be booked on request.
The swimming pool is open from 27/05 through 30/09. Check-in time is from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM (guests arriving after 8:00 PM will be charged a 50.00 Euros additional fee; the surcharge for arrivals after 10:00 PM is 100.00 Euros). In any case, arrivals outside of normal hours must be communicated in advance.Activities and Attractions
The village of Volpaia offers two excellent restaurants featuring true Tuscan cooking and the Fattoria Castello di Volpaia, whose wineries with centuries-old cellars truly worth a visit. Volpaia’s red and white wines, as well as its olive oil, are famous worldwide. In the village there is also a tennis court avaiolable for the guests. Casale Del Podestà’s position makes it an ideal starting point for trips to the main Chianti-region towns such as Castellina, Greve and Radda and to the art cities of Florence and Siena.
300 meters Volpaia, 7 km Radda in Chianti, 22 km Greve in Chianti, 33 km Monteriggioni, 44 km Siena, 48 km San Gimignano, 52 km Florence.Get the full listing »