Casa Esmeralda is a gorgeous recently renovated villa with private swimming pool which belongs to a quiet residential area only 700 meters walking distance from the historic town centre of GREVE IN CHIANTI. The property consists of two self catering houses - Casa Esmeralda and Casa Zaffira - separated by a lush hedge but also communicating with the possibility to be rented out together or separated. For groups of 15 persons, it is a nice choice to rent both villas together and we will offer a 5% discount on the regular rate!
The private garden is fully equipped for outdoor meals, and the lovely pool area is furnished with comfortable sun beds and umbrellas for a relaxing sunbathing. All this is immersed in a silent residential zone on the borders of the countryside, very close and with views over the local fields covered of grapevines and olive groves all around. There are also shady areas where to stay and relax under large oak trees.
The privacy is guaranteed while the villa has its own private garden, swimming pool (9 x 3 meters; 1,30 meters deep), and parking area for up to 3 cars. The house has 200 square meters of living space, the main door on the ground floor opens to a living room with SAT-TV. A fully equipped eat-in kitchen offers table with 8 seats, stove, oven, refrigerator and dishwasher.
On the ground floor there is a full bathroom with shower and a laundry room equipped with washing machine.
The first floor holds the sleeping area composed of 4 bedrooms each one with its own en-suite bathroom.
The villas matches all modern comforts with brand new furniture, equipments and utensils with the typical Tuscan style.
The first 3 bedrooms have double beds, and the fourth one is furnished with twin beds. Each bedroom has its own en-suite bathroom, with complete modern equipments, loaded with shower box, WC, bidet and sink.
One extra bed, a baby cot and a high chair can be provided upon request.
The fifth bedroom is located in the tower on the second floor with fantastic views of Chianti vineyards and olive groves. This bedroom can use the bathroom on the ground floor.
Greve is an exciting town yet is a small medieval town immersed in a natural area, surrounded by the Tuscan characteristic countryside and small roads. This area is perfect for day trips to local Chianti vineyards and important cities like Florence, Siena, Arezzo, Volterra andCortona. Shops and restaurants are only a few meters away in the charming city centre of Greve in Chianti - yet they don't intrude in the silence of your vacation.
Near by this Tuscan vacation rental you will find Italian restaurants, open air Tuscan markets, shops and cafes. Quick access to public transport (bus) for Florence and Siena. It is worth a visit to the surrounding small hill towns like Radda, Panzano, Castellina with their famous wineries of the Gallo Nero (Black Rooster label). The medieval walled village of Monteriggioni, close to Siena, is not far and worth a visit. Other activities close to the villa: golf course Ugolino, shopping in Tuscany, wine tours, historic tours and visit to the local castles. You can make you own wine tour and tasting in many of the local wineries, some of them offer either a cooking lesson and meals, by appointment.