Tuscany - Sarteano
Dimora Valentina – Sarteano - Tuscany
2 Suites – 6 Bedrooms – Pool – SPA&Gym
Location and Surrounding Area. This stunning property gleaming with beauty is found amongst the vineyards and olive groves of Tuscany. The immense farmhouse dating back from the 16th century is a blend of modernity and medieval charm. The Tuscan countryside welcomes the guest to revel in its luxury and allure while being surrounded by comfort and nature. Dimora Valentina is a place for wandering, exploring and relaxing. Days spent visiting the local villages and thermal baths, sipping Montepulciano at sunset will decidedly bring magic and calm to your vacation. Enjoy views of the subtle Tuscan countryside from a one-of-a-kind estate full of character, art and enchantement.
Dimora Valentina is set on a slight hill which overlooks the olive trees and the luscious surrounding landscape. The villa is about a ten minute drive from Sarteano, a lively medieval village full of character is a place to purchase local products, visit thermal springs and the Etruscan necropolis while taking in the view of the Tuscan valleys of Val di Chiana and Val d’Orcia.
The villa is about an hour and a half from the cultural capital of Florence, with its art, architecture and unforgettable piazzas. The capital of the Renaissance, Florence is one of the most sought-after destinations in Europe. Brunelleschi’s masterpiece red dome rests on the captivating cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore gleaming with pinks and greens. The Uffizi museum featuring Botticelli, Michelangelo, Titian and da Vinci is situated near the unforgettable Ponte Vecchio. There you can carry on the tradition of centuries and shop over the River Arno in the artisan jewellery and art shops. There are so many things to experience in this magical place but who could pass up the opportunity to see the mastery of Michelangelo’s Davide up close?
The famous medieval hill town of Montepulciano is a 40 minute drive from the villa. There you can visit the captivating food and wine capital, sip famous vino Nobile accompanied by a delectable dish of pici pasta or try the famous pork. Visit the Santa Maria Assunto Cathedral or the portico of Palazzo Tarugi: it is an experience not to be missed.
For something truly remarkable, Bomarzo is a 55 minute drive from Poggi Mori. A visit to The Park of the Monsters will delight the curious traveller. Created in 1552, the park is a sculptural marvel with mythical pieces full of mystery and allure. Another day trip is to the stunning city of Siena. There you can visit Piazza del Campo, grab a gelato at the famous Vecchia Latteria Gelateria, see the Bottini underground aqueducts or if you are lucky, catch the famous Palio horse race.
The villa is perfect for a large family or groups and it a perfect place for poolside events and wine tastings. It is about 140 km (1 hour 30 minutes) from Florence Amerigo Vespucci International airport. Siena and its central train station and bus stations are 79 km from Poggi Mori. Sarteano is 5 km, Florence is 119 km, Montepulciano is 23 km and Bomarzo is 80 km from the villa.
The Property. This historic farmhouse perched on a hill is a one-of-a-kind villa where one can see the panoramic landscape of vineyards and olive trees from the ancient stone structure built of travertine blocks. The property is modern yet luxurious and the guest will be seduced by the clean lines and picturesque rooms. One of the most significant features of the property is the infinity pool which glistens in the deep, golden sun of the unforgettable surroundings.
The south-facing farmhouse full of symmetry and contemporary architectural features has an extraordinary view of the panorama. Built in impeccable local stone, the villa has been renovated for harmony and comfort. On the first floor there are two lavish suites: the East Suite with two bathrooms, a bedroom and a living room and the West Suite with two bathrooms, a living room and a bedroom. On the second floor there are four double bedrooms, each with private bathrooms. In the spacious ground floor of the farmhouse there are additional two bathrooms for guests and staff, a spacious living room complete with a fireplace for cozy evenings, a dining room to seat sixteen people and a fully equipped kitchen which are perfect for lounging and entertaining.
North of the farmhouse there are two newly built cottages with two bedrooms each: The Gazza, Fanello, Ghiandia and Fagiano. These perfectly decorated spaces each have a bathroom and living room are connected by a private patio. The tranquil cottages are placed in a setting full of simplicity and peace with two stone reflecting pools and a view of the vineyards. On the lower level of the cottages there is a space dedicated to the epitome of wellness with a Turkish bath and a sauna as well as rooms for beauty treatments and massages.
The Limonaia got its name from the lemon trees it used to house, is now a multifunctional space which can seat up to 20 people, is equipped with a cooking area, bar, barbeque, large table and wood oven. It is perfect for hosting wine tasting events, cooking courses, or a lovely breakfast.
The outdoor space offers views that take the breath away. The breathtakingly suave property glows with tones of glittering greens, yellows and golds, inviting the guest to enter into another dimension during their stay. The infinity travertine pool extends across the seemingly endless landscaped lawn. Dimora Valentina’s outdoor areas have been designed for wonderful moments of relaxation as time seems to slow to a perfect pace of calm. In addition to sunbathing, the property offers a fitness space, bicycles, a tennis court and a bowling green.
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- 2 Suites each with two bedrooms with bathrooms
- 4 Double bedrooms with en-suite bathroom
- 2 Cottages equipped with every comfort, each with a living room and a bedroom
- Equipped kitchen
- Wood oven and barbecue
- Laundry room
- SAT TV
- Air conditioning and heating
- Patio equipped for dining and relaxing
- Beautiful infinity pool with relaxing and sunbathing area
- Bowls court
- Fitness area
- Sauna and Turkish bath
- Mountain bikes
- Maid service
- On request: chef service - meals in the farmhouse; extra maid (extra linen change, service at meals, Sunday), babysitting, personal trainer, cooking lessons