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Villa Il Santo

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8 Bedrooms , 10 Bathrooms , Sleeps 16
Barberino Val d'Elsa, Tuscany
Villa Torre Il Santo is located on top of one of the most beautiful hills of Chianti, Italy. The Villa overlooks stunning valleys and offers our guests breathtaking scenes of the countryside surrounding it. Villa Torre IL Santo was originally built in the year 1000, and today, after a long period of restoration, it is a unique location with all the extra comforts needed for an unforgettable holiday. The Villa is composed by two parts which are connected. The Old Tower section is completely restored with old brick flooring and an old wood ceiling and has all the very best of modern facilities.there are 5 bedrooms, all with en suite bathroom. The Hay Barn section has been restored with a modern, contemporary look with 2 bedrooms with en suite bathroom. Pool/studio house with one bedroom n en suite bathroom. A nice garden, with lawns adorned... Read more
Listing #HL168519
About the Owner
Annagloria C
Languages spoken:German, English, Italian, French, Spanish
Response Rate:40%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:September 2011
Interaction with guests
Dear guests We live at 10' drive from the villa. We personally welcome you on arrival n we are at your complete disposal prior to your arrival n during your stay for any request you might have. Our customized tailored concierge service is available for you.
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Reviewed 21 June 2018

Perfection does not even begin to describe how exquisite this villa is, the traditional Tuscan architecture with beautifully fitted out interiors with all the mod-cons (if you love cooking the kitchen is divine, or there is a chef you can request too), outstanding views over...More

Thank Helenski2014
castellare, VR Owner at Villa Il Santo, responded to this reviewResponded 24 June 2018

helen, Helen, what to say....??? thank you for your nice review , your nice words! it has been such a pleasure to host you in such an amazing occasion n to witness sure happiness!! thank you for having chosen us n our house a big...More

Reviewed 9 March 2018

Separate living areas means some people can party while others relax & read or watch TV. Great garden setting for the children to play or quiet setting for pre-dinner drinks; lovely pool area to keep the children busy. The food was fantastic - full breakfast...More

Thank Deborah C
castellare, VR Owner at Villa Il Santo, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Hi Deborah Thank you for your beautiful review!!! I will use it to promote my villa!!!!! So happy to know you have fond memories of your stay n you enjoyed your activities, relax moment, meals, day trips!! Hope to host you soon again Where are...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2018

Villa II Santo is a magnificent villa where portions predate the Middle Ages. The villa has been completed updated and sits on top of a hill overlooking a vast valley of farmed olive trees and grape vineyards. Morning clouds hover over the valley and the...More

Thank lbaratto
castellare, VR Owner at Villa Il Santo, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2018

hi Larry thank you for your review , ,so happy you enjoyed to be there n thank you for hosting us in Augusta. we loved to be there. hope to hast you soon again love Annagloria

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(2)
  • Dining Seats (18)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(6)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (8)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (16)
  • Microwave
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Private Tennis Court
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Total of 8 bedrooms, all with en suite bathrooms.
Old Tower:
Main floor: two large living rooms with amazing arch windows looking out on the valley, one twin/double bedroom with en-suite bathroom, and a powder room.

First floor: One double bedroom with fireplace and a large double shower bathroom; one twin/double bedroom with en suite shower bathroom; and one double bedroom with en-suite bathroom; and a reading living room with large fireplace.

Second floor: A master bedroom with a double bed, a large tub and walk-in shower, and a large bathroom and change room.
Hay Barn:
Main floor : kitchen with all of the finest facilities ( 2 ovens, one microwave oven, double fridge, wine cellar, induction 8 burner range, double sinks, fast dishwasher) and a dining room with a long table; a laundry...
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 9:00 AM
The villa is perfect for families with kids, to hold parties for wedding or anniversary. A concert is held every week for our villas' guests in our garden theatre during the...
    2 Full baths
    8 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Cribs
    4 Twins
    6 Fulls
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  • Damage Deposit: $3 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
A/C is included
Heating is not included
Complimentary arrival dinner and 2 hours daily cleaning (except Sunday n festivities) n bath towels change on Tuesday included in the price
access to a private tennis court included too as well as our customised concierge service
Heating is not included. to be paid based on consumption
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About the neighbourhood
BArberino n Petrognano are over 1000 years old villages, surrounded by medieval villages n hamlets offer to our guests all kind of stores n facilities as well as nice festivals during the summer with markets, music, theatre n concerts as well as very good restaurants, several wine producers who open the cantine n give wine n cheese tasting.
Several trekking, biking n walking paths suitable from the village
Getting around
Rental cars are strongly suggested. If needed owners can help in getting drivers for day trip, wine tasting tours, pick ups
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Florence: 35.0 km
Railway: Florence: 30.0 km
Ferry: Livorno: 90.0 km

From Florence airport:
when you exit from the Florence airport turn right and take the highway direction Pisa, then take the first exit direction Rome,on the highway A1. You drive direction Rome and you exit at , after the toll you take the freeway to Siena (which will be on your right) and your exit is TAVARNELLE (which is the third exit off of the freeway), after the exit turn on your left until you come to a round about, here you go right and you go all straight on passing 3 round about, at the 4th one, turn left direction Siena- Poggibonsi, at the end of the road turn right direction Barberino val d’Elsa – Poggibonsi - Siena.Keep going for abt 2 kms, after passed Barberino village , as soon as you start going down the hill you turn right direction Petro...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 90.0 km.
Nearby cities
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