Unit Description: This three bedroom villa offers a unique opportunity to experience the authentic Tuscany while living in a well furnished and comfortable rental villa.
PetrAlexa is entered from a grass-covered terrace furnished with table and chairs for outdoor dining. This terrace gives access to an independent suite and to the main house that is on two floors.
Newly converted to make living accommodation, the furnishings and fittings which have been installed are very comfortable, with very spacious rooms. Surrounded by a wide garden between centuries old oak trees, the villa offers a small swimming-pool, perfect for a refreshing dip and provides a wonderful view over the famous village Vertine. On entering the main house you find yourself in the lounge area that has a large corner sofa and a fireplace ideal for cooler evenings. This room also has SAT TV. The room has also a dining area, perfect for groups of up to 8 persons. On the ground floor is the suite, which can be enteredalso from the large glass doors of the gras-covered terrace that provide lots of light. This bedroom has a double bed and 1 single sofabed, with an en suite bathroom. It also includes a sitting area.
Up the stairs from the living room area you go to the first floor where you will find:
A loft with 2 single beds, with a protect night curtain for the evenings, with and en suite bathroom. Bedroom with double bed convertible into two singles, and its own bathroom.
The kitchen is an open area which allows for everyone to participate in making meals; it is fully equipped with a dishwasher, stove with oven and a refrigerator with freezer. The perfect environment for a typical Italian meal – which upon request can be made by an outside chef right there in your home.
Overall Property Description: Villa PetrAlexa is situated in the heart of the Chianti Classico, midway between Siena and Firenze reachable respectively in 30 and 45 minutes by car. Immersed in the hills between vineyards and olive-groves the villa enjoy a position which will permit you to isolate yourself from the rest of the world and take delight of the charm of these land, but with the security, that the nearest centre is only at 5 minutes by car. Lecchi in Chianti is only a short drive away, where the picturesque natural rock pools are well worth finding. Radda in Chianti, with its election of restaurants and shops, can be reached by car in about 10 minutes. From here in the very heart of the Chianti Classico triangle, the famous cities of Florence and Siena are both within an easy drive. Reachable within one hour by car are also the beautiful medieval villages of Greve in Chianti, Broglio and San Gimignano, Montepulciano, Volterra. Within 2 hours by car Pisa and Lucca. Activities on site or nearby: Swimming, ride horses, mountain biking, tennis, golf, sightseeing, shopping, restaurants, museums and art attractions. Close to delicious little restaurants, vineyards for wine tasting and lots of little shops within less than 10 km of the villa. Beautiful plus is that there is a great chef available to make dinner for you in your own home.
Villa PetrAlexa, a beautifully renovated antique barn! Here you can enjoy the typical architecture of Tuscan houses: natural stone, original beam ceilings and glass doors offer a pleasing mix in a comfortable, spacious environment spread over two floors with a wide attic.
Positioned only a few km from the famous wine town of Radda in Chianti, with its silence and great out door environment, Villa PetrAlexa is the perfect place for families and friends looking to enjoy and relax in the characteristic hillside of Chianti. It has a lawned, enclosed garden and very pretty vistas over the hills. The entire garden of the villa is filled with lovely green trees which offer shade during the summer months. There are tables and chairs in various places for outdoor meals and barbecue.
A car is necessary to get to the villa and is suggested to enjoy better the Chianti hills as they are not served by train and not very well served by busses!
Surrounded by a wide garden between centuries old oak trees, the villa offers a small swimming-pool, perfect for a refreshing dip, a shaded area with deckchairs, a barbecue area, providing a wonderful view over the hills, the vineyards and the famous village Vertine.
The above-ground swimming pool is 1.5 metres in depth all over - a good place for cooling off rather than for expert swimming. The partly sunken pool, surrounded by a terracotta deck area, lies in a sunny part of the garden however nearby there is always some shade from the trees and umbrellas. The pool is opened from mid-May until mid-October.
50 meters from the villas there is a private synthetic grass tennis court. Balls and rackets are provided. The court is only shared with Villa LisiDor, next to villa PetrAlexa and managed from the same owner.
Inside the fenced garden of the villa there is place for 3 cars. The parking area is not covered.
Accommodation and Amenities:
Lecchi, Tuscany, Italy
Villa, 2 bedroom, 4 bath, sleeps 7 €195 - €195 per night
€1,170 - €2,340 per week