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Monteroni D'Arbia

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Casa dei venti - Il Maestrale

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About The Experience

Walking distance to a small town, air conditioning, Internet connection, historic property, nice owners. Everything you are looking for, right? Well, this wonderful property even has screens on the windows and a 17th century farmhouse to call “home.” It that’s not enough, there is a lovely common room for relaxing, as well as a solar-heated pool.

Location Description

The farmhouse is situated on a beautiful 1800-acre farm estate. There are rolling hills, woods, lakes, and game such as deer, pheasants, partridges, and hares. Siena is only 12 km away, and the estate is just 300 meters from the small town of Monteroni d'Arbia.

Nearby Attractions: Golf (80 km), tennis (2 km), horseback riding (10 km), concerts during the summer.

Florence: 80 km/50 mi
Cortona: 70 km/43.5 mi
San Gimignano: 50 km/31 mi
Pienza: 38 km/23.5 mi
Montalcino: 25 km/15.5 mi
Siena: 12 km/7.5 mi
Monteroni d'Arbia(train station): 300 m/984 ft
Exterior Description

This 17th century farmhouse offers all the modern comforts in a rustic setting. Refurbished with great attention to detail, the farmhouse boasts materials such as travertine marble, wrought iron, and clay bricks. The farmhouse is situated on a beautiful 1800-acre farm estate. There are rolling hills, sunflowers, white truffles, and game such as deer, pheasants, partridges, and hares. There are five independent apartments, all with WIFI high speed internet and air conditioning, sleeping a maximum of twenty people. There is a reception office, a common room with stereo, a covered outdoor dining area, a ping pong table, and a trampoline for children. There are ten mountain bikes available for the use of the guests, with bike tours nearby. The apartments share a solar heated swimming pool (12m x 5m). Next to the pool there is a barbecue with chairs and a dining table. The pool is equipped with umbrellas, lawn chairs, and a swing.

Interior Description
(90 m2/968 ft2)

Ground Floor: The apartment has vaulted ceilings, giving it an authentic 18th century atmosphere, a living room with a couch, two narrow single day beds (80 cm) most appropriate for young people, satellite TV, and VCR. There is a master bedroom with queen size bed (170 cm) and a bathroom with shower. The large and fully-equipped kitchen/dining room has access to the patio.

Features Description

Extra Services: The following are listed as an aid for trip planning; the services and prices are approximate and cannot be guaranteed by Rentvillas. All extra services are payable locally in cash.

  • Cook Service: Upon request
  • Continental Breakfast: 10 Euros per person
  • Cooking Classes: 120 Euros per person
  • Housekeeping: 20 Euros per hour
  • Laundry Service: 20 Euros per load
  • Wine Tasting: Upon request

Please Note:

  • This property is on the same estate as Il Libeccio, Il Ponente, La Calma, and La Tempesta.
  • These properties can be rented together under the name Casa dei Venti to accommodate more people.
  • The sofa beds are most comfortable for young people.
  • The property is conveniently located near a major road, and there may be some traffic noise.

Features and Amenities

  • Walk To Town
  • Free Parking on Premises
  • Outside Area - Shared
  • Swimming Pool - Heated
  • Swimming Pool - Shared
  • Bikes Available - Upon Request
  • TV - Local Channels Only
  • Internet - Wireless
  • Telephone - Incoming & Outgoing
  • Clothes Dryer - Shared
  • Dishwasher
  • Hair Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Washing Machine - Shared
  • Air Conditioning - Whole House
  • Heating - Whole House
  • Window Screens - Whole House
  • Portable Baby Crib/Play Pen - Upon Request
  • Cook Service Available - Extra Cost
  • Housekeeping Available - Extra Cost
  • Reception Office

Property Seasons & Rates (USD)

Date Range Weekly 3 Nights       Min
Sep-01-2018 - Dec-23-2018 $1,887
3 night
Dec-23-2018 - Jan-07-2019 $2,426
3 night
Mar-01-2019 - Jul-01-2019 $1,887
3 night
Jul-01-2019 - Sep-01-2019 $2,426
3 night
Sep-01-2019 - Dec-23-2019 $1,887
3 night
Dec-23-2019 - Jan-07-2020 $2,426
3 night

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Arrival Times

Please note: Official Arrival Times:

  • Sun 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Mon 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Tue 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Wed 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Thu 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Fri 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Sat 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Conditions *

Security Deposit

  • No security deposit or cleaning fee is required. However, the client will be liable for any extra charges incurred during the stay, or accidental damages to the property.

Additional Expenses

  • Telephone (If Available): According to consumption

Other Notes

  • Portable Baby Crib: May be available upon request
  • Heating (in Italy): Allowed by law from November 1 - April 1; some exceptions for extreme weather
  • Arrival Fee (Outside Posted Times): Payable upon arrival
  • Departure Time: 10:00 am
  • Tourist Tax (Payable upon Arrival): 1-5 Euros per person per day

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Customer Ratings

  • 4.5 Star Rating Overall
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Based on 5 Reviews

Customer Reviews

We had a grand time. The staff were kind and exceedingly helpful. The town was a bit quiet, but we were close to some beautiful towns.
Enjoyed Most:
It was quite tucked in among the fields. It was also located near several of the scenic towns in Italy.
Enjoyed Least:
The rooms were a bit dark, but it didn't matter because we were usually outside.
Surrounding Area:
We loved the hill towns.
Nearby Events or Locales:
The nearest town was within walking distance.
Tips or Restaurants:
Just get lost in the beauty of the area. Be open to new people and experiences.
Directions were fine.

Jamie, July

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We enjoyed our time in Tuscany. Alessandra, the housekeeper, was particularly helpful and mapped out some absolutely beautiful day trips for us. She was always willing to give advice and squeezed in a load of laundry for us the last day even though she was swamped. We loved her!
Enjoyed Most:
The grounds are lovely, and the pool was crystal clear. It was nice to lay there and look at the round hay bales on the field adjacent.
Surrounding Area:
The town is not a draw, but it is easy to go beyond it in a car. It's a beautiful, pastoral area.
Nearby Events or Locales:
Monteroni D'Arbia is a short walk from the villa. We went in for food at a local restaurant and to the grocery store.
Tips or Restaurants:
Definitely drive. It is a good jumping off location. We had many beautiful day trips.
Directions were absolutely fine. It's easy to get to.
Check In Out:
We were greeted well and sent on our way well.

Stephanie, July

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Owners were great. Nice people. Very informative. Property was very nice in good locations to go leave from for day trips.
Enjoyed Most:
Size, style and staff.
Enjoyed Least:
Although the location was good to go to other areas, we would have liked it to have been set back further from the dusty access road. The parking area did not have lighting.The bed in the master bedroom was uncomfortable, so we slept in single beds in the living room. The property provides mountain bikes, but the bikes all need major work.
Surrounding Area:
Siena was close and a great town to be close to. Pienza was close by too.
Nearby Events or Locales:
Monteroni D'arbia was close. Not really walking distance but 2 minutes by car. It's definitely not the prettiest town in Tuscany but very functional.
Tips or Restaurants:
Great local restaurant in Monteroni d'Arbia. Just one though - Ristorante Pizzeria La Galera on via Roma.
GPS is a must have. It got us to the property and everywhere else.
Check In Out:
No problems. Very attentive.

William, October

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