The eat-in kitchen is fully equipped with all modern appliances, and is the perfect setting for preparing meals together. However, if you would prefer you can request the domestic assistance to prepare a delicious Tuscan meal for you and you can have more time enjoying the refreshing pool and great views. You have 4 hours a day of domestic service included in the price and you can have a cook to prepare meals at home for your group upon your request (extra).
The Tuscan villa vacation rental boasts of ample living space with a large luminous living room, furnished with lots of seating space and a delicious fireplace for the cool evenings. Set less than 400 meters from a completely restored Tuscan borgo, translated small quaint Italian town, you can spend your free time at home or walking into this little town and exploring the wine shop, restaurants or even taking a guided tour of the family vineyard.
There are 5 bathrooms in Italian ceramic tile – all in light colors, accenting their spaciousness. The bathrooms are all furnished with a WC, bidet and sink, there is one bathroom with a tub and the other 4 bathrooms all have showers. Great extra! The owner provides a mid week change of linens and hair dryers in all bathrooms.
Each bedroom offer an amazing view of the surrounding Chianti vineyards through their windows. The house is equipped with portable fans but its thick stone walls from the 1500's keep a mild temperature inside the house. Air conditioning is absolutely not necessary.
The biggest twin bedroom is furnished with very tall antique single beds made of wrought iron. It has an independent entrance at the same level as the lateral entrance. The house is built over a sloping ground and the area is completely fenced in. You have a back gate from where you can enter with your car and park inside the property. In front of the main house there is a guest house that hosts a twin bedroom with a wide window turned into the swimming pool and an en-suite bathroom with a shower.
Villa Volpi is located inside the property of a winery, so guests will have the possibility to visit their wine cellars and have a guided wine tasting, making an appointment upon arrival. The winery offices and wine cellars are located in a cosy hamlet that dates back to the 12th century. You will enjoy the atmosphere of getting back in time while walking through its medieval alleyways. The house is located only 400 m from the village, where you find 2 good restaurants of Tuscan cuisine, a wine shop and a wine bar that serves snacks and light lunch.
The bedrooms each have their own particular charm and character. You will find windows overlooking all aspects of the Chianti vineyards and hillside. All windows are supplied with screens for your night time comfort. All bedrooms highlight the beautiful Tuscan architecture of wood beamed ceilings, terracotta floors and rich earthy colors. The master bedroom is located on the first floor, has a beautiful carved wooden double bed and en-suite bathroom with double sink, bathtub and shower.
There are 6 bedrooms – divided into two with fixed double beds, 3 with single beds – which upon request may become double beds - and one bedroom with a single bed only. It is possible to request an extra single bed in one of the double bedrooms.
On the first floor there is a twin bedroom with en-suite bathroom. This bathroom is equipped with separated bathtub and shower. You have two more twin bedrooms that share a large bathroom with a bathtub and a handheld shower nozzle.
On the ground floor you have a single bedroom, with a wooden French bed (1,20 m width) and en-suite bathroom with shower and washing machine.
The swimming pool area offers a breathtaking landscape and a private area where to enjoy the mild Tuscan climate both during the day and the evening. You have available sunbeds, deckchairs, chairs and a large awning that gives you some shadow. The floor is completely covered with the traditional Tuscan "terracotta" bricks. You will love to spend your time here watching the sunset while chatting with friends with a glass of great Chianti Classico!