This one bedroom Tuscany villa rental is nestled amoung other houses built between the year 1200 to the 1600's and makes up what the Italians would call a borgo. Inside this borgo you will find your own private garden area abundant with lush colored plants, a table and chairs just for you -- might have to share the magnificant view of the surrounding valley...
This Tuscan vacation rental is aptly named Casa Arco because of the large arch which makes up the main entrance and allows natural light to pour into the living area. Here you can sit infront of the cozy fireplace and watch the garden area. outside.
There is a bedroom up the stairs on the first floor, where you will also find the bathroom and shower. The pool area is only a short walk from the villa, approximately 200 meters and is provided with chairs and umbrellas for all. A super special treat, the owners have their own olive oil press in town only 4,5 km away, and every Wednesday offer a guided tour and tasting of the product.
Downhill, 5km from the villa, you get to the village. There is a coffee shop just before crossing the bridge, and on the other side, where there is a big parking area, you find very nice restaurant which specialty is fish dishes, not so common in the heart of Tuscany, but they really get fresh fish there, it is in exhibition in a large refrigerator for you to choose before choosing the menu. Prices are very acceptable.
The large shared pool area is only 50 meters from the villa in a sunny plain with chairs and tables for everyone. Florence is less than 30 km away - and day trips to other exciting Tuscan holiday sites such as San Gimignano, Siena and Arezzo.