Villa Saveria L is a gracious 40-square-meter (about 430.5 square feet) house
on a hill which sleeps four people. It features a garden and a shared
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 the Florence.
Villa Saveria L has a double bedroom, a bathroom, a spacious living-room with a
double divan bed and a kitchenette.
It is equipped with telephone (connecting to internet is possible), heating and
spacious parking space.
Villa Saveria L is part of a medieval hamlet located on a tableland (300 meters
or about 984 feet above sea level) in the heart of the Senesi Hills. It is
surrounded by vineyards and olive groves. You will be in the middle of the
region where the Chianti Colline Senesi 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 by hedges.
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
Senesi 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 L is part of an old stone house. You reach it through the garden
by climbing a 5-step staircase leading to a covered loggia with a beautiful view
of the garden. From the loggia you will be able to enter a room where there is a
large fireplace typical of old Tuscan countryside houses which can be used as a
barbecue. This room is shared with a second and identical apartment as Villa
From the room with the fireplace you reach any of the identical apartments
separately. You will enter the living-room, furnished with a table, chairs, a
double divan bed, and a satellite-dish TV. In the living-room there is a
kitchenette equipped with a four-burner stove and a fridge. From the living-room
you reach the double bedroom and the bathroom with shower.
Outside the apartment, in the garden next to the entrance loggia, you will find
a table with chairs placed therein so you can relax outdoors.
Even inside the house you will find the typical and cozy style of old Tuscan
countryside houses: terracotta floor, 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.
And if you like Italian fashion, don’t forget to plan a stop at the ‘Valdichiana
outlet Village’, where you will find 90 shops which offer Italian high fashion
at reasonable price!
Accommodations: Independent house or villa in small complex