Villa Il Casello
Tuscany - Panzano
Villa Il Casello - Panzano – Tuscany
16 Bedrooms – Pool and Jacuzzi
Location and Surrounding Area. This stone villa shines with beauty and is found amongst the rustic nature of Tuscany. The property is a place for wandering, exploring and relaxing in the hills of a region which is one of Italy’s most stunning areas for nature, food, culture and wine. Be prepared for days spent visiting the local sites, going for day trips around the beautiful region of Tuscany and exploring romantic paths leading to history and enchantment. Revel in the views of the subtle Tuscan countryside in the depths of nature while sipping Chianti Classico at sunset by the pool. The experience of being a guest at this one-of-a-kind luxury estate full of enchantment will decidedly bring magic and calm to your vacation.
The immense villa set in the Chianti countryside gleams with contemporary charm and antique accents, welcoming the guest to revel in its luxury. Il Casello is Surrounded by lush nature with its sprawling lawn, garden and gleaming turquoise pool is a short drive to Panzano, a medieval town with all the convenience of services and shops.
The area of Chianti is rich with historical significance as well as being a region famous for its culinary and wine traditions. However, there are also many archaeolgical sites of note in the area with Etruscan ruin, castles from the Middle Ages, monasteries, villas all in a setting of pristine nature. The rare and wonderful red wine known as Chianti Classico Castello di Cerreto is one of the many DOCG specialities of the local area. Another sought-after red wine, the Brunello di Montalcino, has been produced in the hills since the early 14th century, partly due to the fact that Montalcino has the warmest and driest climate in Tuscany.
Panzano in Chianti is nestled between Siena and Florence. This location is quite ideal for any kind of exploring in the Tuscan region and is surrounded by pines and olive trees. The stone hills, warm-coloured buildings and earthy, winding streets hold the quintessential elements of what makes Tuscany one of the most beautiful regions to visit in Italy. Check out the delicious restaurants featuring the local cuisines as well as the weekly market every Sunday morning. The beautiful Montefioralle Castle is close to the villa is which is great for wandering in the quiet, medieval streets.
Not to be overlooked in the medieval gem of Siena which is a little under an hour from the villa. It is famous for its art and architecture. Take a look at Donatello’s baptistry in front of the cathedral and the Piazza del Campo central square which hosts the famed Palio horse race held twice every summer. The property is about an hour from the cultural capital of Florence. This incredible city, with its art, architecture and unforgettable piazzas is the capital of the Renaissance and 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. For a change of scenery, you could take a drive from Il Casello to visit The Natural Reserve of Castelvecchio to take a leisurely hike on the numerous paths, visit the ruins of Castelvecchio or go bird watching for falcons and the rare snake eagle. The reserve is home to many kinds of animals, flowers and plants and will promise a peaceful day trip with breath-taking views.
Villa Il Casello is an oasis for an extended family or a large group of friends and it a perfect place for outside get-togethers. The villa is 43 km from the Florence airport, the town of Panzano in Chianti is 3 km away and Montefioralle Castle is 10 km away. Siena is 40 km from the villa and The Natural Reserve of Castelvecchio is 52 km. The well-connected Florence train station and bus station are easily accessed in the center of the city which is 36 km from the property.
The Property. Villa Il Casello is a beautifully renovated Tuscan farm house situated in the heart of the Chianti area in the Vignamaggio valley near the town of Panzano in Chianti and between Florence and Siena. With stunning views of the illustrious Chianti countryside of olive trees and grape vines, it is furnished in classic Tuscan style with earthy tones with light wood floors and white, exposed beams. The villa gives a feeling of romance with its ancient architecture which meets the comfort and luxury of an impeccably restored house. The private and secluded garden is a perfect setting for the pool and solarium where you can spend long afternoons relaxing and sunbathing in the context of immense beauty. The pool area is set in a spacious, relaxing area on the rich green lawn with sunbeds and umbrellas.
Il Casello can easily house 33 people with nine double bedrooms, one single bedroom and a quadruple bedroom in the main house and six mini-apartments on the property which each have their own double bedroom, bathroom and living area. The inside of the house is a canvas of shades of neutral colors with accents of color which invite relaxation upon entering the estate. The villa features a large terrace for relaxing moments to take in the nature and exceptional views of the valley. It has a lavish open space with exposed wood beams as well as numerous, lovely spaces tucked around each corner of this tree-lined, green property.
The refined decor and every comfort make the stay relaxing and carefree in Villa Il Casello. Each of the bedrooms is uniquely decorated and full of light streaming from the characteristic windows. Like the rest of the villa, there are ceramic tile floors in the bedrooms which give a serene tone to all of the sleeping quarters. One of the most stunning features of the property is the pool, outdoor shower and jacuzzi area that not only is perfect for lounging during the day but is a lovely setting for evenings of celebrating and outdoor fun. The intricately-landscaped garden is exquisitely maintained and the property is a vacation spot suited for families and friends as well as weddings and events.
- 14 double bedrooms
- 1 single bedroom
- 1 quadruple bedroom
- Furnished patio area
- Large secluded garden
- Outdoor dining table and lounge area
- Satellite TV
- Air Conditioning
- Washing machine
- Pool and sun-beds
- Outdoor shower
* Please note: the included amenities may vary according to final agreement, make sure to check your contract for complete list.
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