Villa Sant Anna is a pretty villa set in stunning scenery, sleeps 8+2
Villa Sant Anna is located in stunning scenery between Pienza and Montepulciano and set in 38 hectares of land that includes an olive grove, vineyards, fields and woods. The Villa sleeps 8 in 4 bedrooms and 5 full bathrooms with 2 guest bathrooms (toilets) and is an ideal location for a family group. The villa is located close to the UNESCO protected Val d’Orcia with its magnificent scenery. You can enjoy 360 degree views from the villa over rolling countryside, olive groves, vineyards and open fields and you can see Montepulciano, Montalcino and Montisi in the distance.
There is a local village at 4kms with a supermarket, restaurants, bar and other towns are within easy reach eg. Pienza 7kms (famous for its cheese), Montepulciano famous for its wine is 17 km and Montalcino famous for its rich Brunello wines is 32km. Florence is 121 km and Siena is 63km, Cortona is 40km. The villa is a perfect country retreat from which to explore the major wine areas, some of the most scenic areas of Tuscany and the many hilltops villages and towns.
6 Dec - 1 June
29 Sept - 21 Dec
- 28 Sept
22 Dec - 5 Jan'19
Villa Sant Anna dates back to the 1800’s and was built by local craftsmen using traditional materials. Today it provides all mod cons and is furnished in Tuscan style with good quality fixtures, fittings and furnishings. There are a total of 4 bedrooms including a pretty four poster bedroom. 2 are doubles and 2 are twins. The twin bedrooms can be made doubles on request.
There is a large, well equipped kitchen/ dining area with access to the courtyard for outdoor dining on one side and access to the garden on the other. 2 double bedrooms both with en suite bedrooms. There is also a laundry room with washing machine & dryer on this floor.
The first floor has a large living room with open fireplace with sofas and armchairs, TV, home theatre with sound system and kitchen corner. There are 2 double bedrooms, both with ensuite bathrooms (one with bathtub) and there is also a guest bathroom (toilet) on this floor.
The dependence sits just across the pretty courtyard from the main villa and has a gym/yoga studio. There is also a kitchen corner, which serves this part of the villa. On the upper floor of the dependance, there is a hammam and emotional shower. In this part of the villa there is also the original wood oven, which is wonderful for making pizzas and bread.
There is a pretty walled courtyard between the main villa and dependence, which is furnished for outdoor dining and relaxing. There is also an outdoor hot tub for 8 people.
There is a very large garden set to lawn surrounding the villa on all sides. There are magnificent views all round over the beautiful countryside that includes olive groves, vineyards fields and small woods, where the prestigious white truffle can be found.
There is a private salt water pool (12 x 6mts) set at a short distance from the villa and furnished with loungers. At the poolside there is a large pergola with outdoor table and chairs and large oak tree for shade. There is a traditional wood fired kitchen area to complement the BBQ area. The pool is fenced and has a safety gate. There is a petanque court beside the pergola.
Villa - 350 sq mts
Private garden (3,661 sq mts)
Private salt water pool (12 x 6mts) fenced with safety gate - 13 May - 13 Oct
Outdoor dining under pergola and in courtyard
Wood oven & BBQ
6 x TV’s - Sat TV
Indoor + outdoor WI FI internet
Air conditioning throughout
Organic shower gel, shampoo hand soap & dental set
Each bedroom has: safe, international adaptors, hairdryer, bose docking speakers, 42" Smart TV
Bathrobes & gym towels, flip flops
Baby cot + high chair available
Childrens' safety gates on stairs and safety bedrails
Washing machine & dryer
Credit cards accepted
Use of prepaid mobile (€20)
Video surveilance and alarm system.
Produce from the kitchen garden (in season)
Games/toys - badminton raquets & net, football, boomerang, hula hoop, bocce, bingo, cards
Home theatre with a selection of Italian movies & documentaries
DVD player can stream videos online
Vintage jukebox with selection of 45’s from 50's/60's/70's.
2 extra beds available for children up to 12 years
Farm Products for Sale
Organic IGP Toscano Extra Virgin Olive Oil
Verna beer & spirits from home grown wheat
Price lists are supplied - charged at check out
Available on request
Taking part in the grape or olive harvest (in season)
Truffle hunting (in season)
Breakfast , meals
Additional maid service
Hot air balloon trips
Arrival from 3pm - 7pm
Departure by 10am
1 pet allowed at no additional cost
1.4 km of well maintained track road to access property from main road
Montefollonico - 5km
Pienza - 7km
Montepulciano - 10km
Chianciano Terme - 19km
Bagno Vignoni - 23km
Montalcino - 32km
Cortona - 40km
Arezzo - 53km
Siena - 62km
Castiglion della Pescaia - 111km