Villa Saveria B is a gracious 100-square-meter (about 1076 square feet) house
on a hill which sleeps four people. It features a private hill and shared garden
and swimming pool. It is part of a small medieval hamlet consisting of stone
houses restored as vacation homes. It is 25 km (about 15.5 miles) away from
Siena and 40 km (about 25 miles) away from Florence.
Villa Saveria B has a double bedroom, a bathroom, and a spacious living-room
with a double divan bed and a kitchenette.
It is equipped with telephone (connecting to internet is possible), winter
heating, and parking space.
Villa Saveria A is part of a medieval hamlet located on a tableland (300 meters
or about 984 feet above sea level) in the heart of the Sienesi Hills. It is
surrounded by vineyards and olive groves. You will be in the middle of the
region where the Chianti Colline Sienesi is produced. You will arrive in the
place after going through a long way framed by high cypresses leading to a wide
area where you will see four beautiful buildings in stone.
Amidst and around the buildings are green lawns, high pine and oak trees, and
several flower beds and hedges well-cared for. One part of the area is equipped
as a playground for your kids to play, right on a beautiful green lawn delimited
The stone houses, wisely restored, boast all the fascination of Tuscan rural
architecture, with loggias, terraces, outdoor staircases, and lovely courtyards
distributed among the houses and providing outdoor spaces where one can
From any place in the hamlet you will feast your eyes on a horizon of small
green hills intercalated as waves of an ocean: it is the sweet scenery of the
Sienesi Hills, many times reproduced by several artists.
The atmosphere you will be involved by is that typical of the Tuscan countryside,
which has infatuated many visitors. Get ready to enjoy a vacation of pure
You will easily be able to take turns at visiting the splendid cities of art or
the historical hamlets nearby: you can begin with Florence and Siena and then
head to San Gimignano and Monteriggioni (16 km or about 10 miles away), Volterra
(30 km or about 18.6 miles away), among other places.
The stone buildings of the hamlet are subdivided into 12 small vacation
apartments which share the use of the swimming-pool and the sun-drenched area.
In addition, every apartment has its own private outdoor space furnished with
umbrellas, a table and chairs. A portable barbecue is available upon request.
The proprietors of the hamlet produce great wine, which can be purchased in the
Also available to guests is a small vegetable garden, where you can personally
pick seasonal vegetables.
A car is necessary during your stay at Villa Saveria.
At Villa Saveria you will have a shared 13 x 8 meter (about 42.7 x 26.2 feet)
swimming-pool available. Next to it you will find a large sun-drenched area
furnished with umbrellas, a table, chairs, and deck chairs for each apartment.
Even from the swimming-pool you will enjoy a relaxing view of the green
The swimming-pool opens from Easter time until the end of October.
Villa Saveria B is an apartment on the ground floor. It is part of an old stone
house. It has a living-room with a patio door leading to a gracious patio
covered by a wooden canopy. The patio overlooks the garden and the swimming-pool.
It is private and furnished with a table and chairs.
In the living-room you will find a double divan bed, a table with chairs, a
satellite dish TV, and a gracious masonry kitchenette. The kitchenette is
equipped with a four-burner stove and a fridge.
The double bedroom has the bathroom with shower inside. The bedroom and the
bathroom have unique furnishings which reminds us of the fact that the house was
once used as a stable to calves. The bedroom features a patio door leading to
Inside the house you will find the typical and cozy style of old Tuscan
countryside houses: floor in terracotta, ceiling with wooden joists and
terracotta roof tiles, and beautiful antique furniture restored with care.
Nearby tourist attractions
Villa Saveria is 5 km (about 3.1 miles) away from Colle Val D’Elsa, and 3 km (about
1.9 miles) away from Gracciano, town where you will find the nearest food shops.
All around you will see points of interest due to its natural beauty; places
where you can go on excursions, such as the Parco della Montagnola (Park of
Montagnola) and the Colline Metallifere (Metallifere Hills).
You will be in a convenient position to go on daily excursions to the splendid
cities of art of Tuscany, especially Florence, 40 km (about 25 miles) away,
Siena, 25 km (about 15.5 miles) away, Volterra, 30 km (about 18.6 miles) away,
Monteriggioni e San Gimignano, 16 km (about 10 miles) away, and Poggibonsi. You
will also be able to easily go on daily excursions to Umbria and Rome.
Accommodations: Independent house or villa in small complex