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Podere La Tesa is a perfect example of a Tuscan country villa, immersed in the tranquillity of the Tuscan countryside, mid-way beetwen Florence and Siena. Guests are free to wander the estate, where there are over 10 acres of private land, ideal for enjoyable walks in the country. Immersed in all this peace and tranquillity, incredibly the medieval village of San Gimignano is only 800 metres far, just 10 minutes walking! The Villa of Podere La Tesa was perfectly restored and divided into two independent large apartments called LECCIO and MAGNOLIA, each one suitable for 4 people. Delightfully furnished, these 2 apartments can be rented separately or all together for groups up to 8 persons. In this case, your group will be the only one guested at our place and you will then enjoy a wonderful relaxing holiday surrounded by the Chianti Senese's sweet hills. THE WHOLE VILLA is divided into the two apartments LECCIO and MAGNOLIA for a total surface of 150 squared metres: 4 double or twin bedrooms, 4 bathrooms (1 with Jacuzzi hydromassage), 2 kitchens, 2 livingrooms with fireplace. Renting the whole Villa, you will be the only guests at our estate, free to enjoy alone all the facilities at our place, including the swimmingpool.In the estate, there is a communal laundry room with washing machine and ironing equipment at the guests disposal. Further, near the swimmingpool, there is also a nice large barbecue. The villa's garden, furnished with table and chairs, sun-umbrellas and terracotta pots brimming with flowers, is a lovely location for an alfresco (open-air) meal while enjoying the essence of the Tuscan countryside. The swimmingpool (12m x 6m), perfectly equipped, overlooks the olive groves and it is placed in an ideal spot for relaxing and enjoying a cooling dip.
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Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Paid Internet
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Full view
65Somewhat walkable
Grade: 65 out of 100
75Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
51Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed 11 November 2018

I dont often do reviews and it's been remiss of me not to post this sooner as it's a real gem! This property will not disappoint and was a real highlight of our trip. Long days by the pool and dinners under the grape pergola...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank NicolaGlobetrotter
Reviewed 23 September 2018

We were surprised to find that the villa was actually two completely separate apartments with two entrances, two kitchens, two living rooms, and two terraces. We rented the entire villa and ended up with way more space than we expected. We were a group of...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank triciaski
Reviewed 3 November 2016

This beautiful villa has gorgeous views and is within walking distance of San Gimignano. It was a great base for our day trips to Florence and Chianti. The owners are very gracious and helpful. For instance - we wanted to find a nice restaurant with...More

Date of stay: October 2016
Thank jeannecw21
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Our group of 8 arrived at Podere La Tesa after 8 days touring Venice, Lucca, Pisa. Staying in beautiful hotels which we thought could not be beaten. But we was wrong. We arrived to be met in a warming manner by owner Vittorio and Marina...More

Date of stay: July 2016
Thank Barry E
Reviewed 17 December 2015

We rented the whole house, (i.e. 2 2 bedroom apartments) between 8 of us. The apartments can be rented individually as they are completely separate the upstairs from the downstairs. The owners live on site in a separate house across the garden. There is a...More

Date of stay: September 2015
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"I preferred the bottom villa, it had lovely light and georgeous kitchen terrace."
NicolaGlobetrotter
10 Nov 2018
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"The pictures do not do this place justice. two double on suit rooms with lounge and kitchen area and both..."
810barrye
19 Jul 2016
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"Top floor villa great for cooking at home, fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher, oven and stove. Bottom..."
137cathyB137
22 Dec 2012
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LOCATION
ItalyTuscanyProvince of SienaSan Gimignano
NUMBER OF ROOMS
11
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