Unit Description: 400 m2. Ground floor: large living-room (TV) leading outside with dining area, charming dining-room with beautiful fireplace, large and well equipped kitchen (oven, freezer, dishwasher), living-room with small library, double bedroom, double bedroom with fireplace, bathroom with shower. 1st floor: billiard-room, large living-room with fireplace, bedroom with French bed, double bedroom with ensuite bathroom with shower, twin-bedded room with ensuite bathroom with shower, twin-bedded room, bathroom with tub, double bedroom.
Overall Property Description: If you want to spend your holidays in Chianti, living in a prestigious villa in Tuscany, choose Villa Orchidea. Splendid, ancient Tuscan villa dating back to the 17th century, owned by the Posarelli family, completely restored and set inside a large property of 90 hectares surrounded by olive groves and vineyards. The villa offers enchanting panoramic views over the surrounding landscape and over San Gimignano in the distance. The villa is very well equipped and offers beautiful and cosy interiors furnished with prestigious antiques. Distances: Bagnano with food shop and pizzeria approx. 1 km, Barberino Val D’elsa with all kinds of shops and tennis court 6 km, Certaldo approx. 6 km, San Gimignano with its beautiful towers dating back to the medieval period approx. 30 km, Florence about 40 km. Siena and Volterra are in a 45-minute drive. The medieval hamlet of S. Appiano and Linari worth a visit. The small and charming village of Petrognano with ruins of the town of Semifonte destroyed in 1202 by the Florentine, is in a short distance.
At guest’s disposal: large, fenced and furnished garden (5.500 m2), swimming pool (12,5 x 6,5 m – maximum depth 2,5 m – open from 01/04 to 31/10), pavilion with small bar, dressing-room, bathroom with shower and laundry with washing-machine. Telephone available. Covered parking within the grounds. On the premises there is a charming private chapel.
Extra services: baby bed is available by arrangement at € 52,- / per week to be paid locally. Maid and cook service for excellent meals based on Tuscany recipes available by arrangement (price to be agreed at the time the booking is confirmed). The wine and the olive oil produced in the property as well as fresh vegetables of the backyard are available for clients to be purchased. The area surrounding the property offers and ideal terrain for nice walks. Wi-fi Internet connection available (€ 20,- / per week to be paid on site).