Villa Zafferano is a stylish villa in Val d'Orcia, sleeps 10
Villa Zafferano is a stylish, renovated farmhouse in Val d’Orcia. It
is surrounded by 30 acres
of private woodlands. The villa also has an orchard, veg patch and vineyards. Villa Zafferano
sleeps 10 guests in 3 double and 2 twin bedrooms. All bedrooms have ensuite
bathrooms. The villa consists of a living room with fireplace, a dining room
seating 10, a
small but well equipped kitchen and a terrace and pergola with outdoor seating and
dining area. Villa Zafferano has a private 12x6 pool, which can be heated on request.
|6 Jan – 8
4 Nov – 16 Dec
|8 Apr - 20
30 Sep – 4 Nov
16 Dec - 6 Jan/18
|20 May –
26 Aug - 30 Sep
|17 Aug - 26 Aug|
Villa Zafferano is set in one of the most picturesque areas of Italy – the Val d’Orcia. The area has been the setting for a number of Oscar winning films – The English Patient and Gladiator to name a few. There is a private driveway leading to this stylish renovated stone farmhouse. The 2 storey villa has original terracotta floors and chestnut beams. It has a livingroom with fireplace, dining room and well equipped kitchen. There are 5 bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms. Outdoors Villa Zafferano has a veg patch, orchard and is surrounded by forests. Val d’Orcia is set in a perfect position for sightseeing, towns such as Pienza, Montalcino and Montepulciano are all within a short drive. Other famous towns such as Siena, Cortona and Arezzo are also close by for day trips.
The livingroom has a large fireplace. Colourful sofas and chairs, sat TV, DVD player, hifi. There is a panoramic terrace, which has table and chairs seating 12 for outdoor dining. Next to the living room is the dining room with a large table for 10 and an exit onto the terrace. The small but well equipped kitchen has a 5 burner stove, fridge/freezer, microwave, slicer, coffee maker and a washing machine.
Villa Zafferano has 5 bedrooms, all with en-suite facilities. The blue bedroom, has twin beds, an en-suite bathroom, and a small terrace. The yellow bedroom is a double with a raised bed. The green bedroom is a double and has a ceiling fan. The red bedroom, is the master bedroom, it has a four poster bed, a large stone fireplace, small terrace, and en-suite bathroom. The 5th dark pink bedroom, has twin beds and an en-suite bathroom with shower.
The outdoor dining terrace is covered with grape vines and is equipped with an external barbeque. A small slope with steps leads down to the pool. The pool area has sun loungers and an infinity pool with fantastic views. There is an external shower and the entire area is surrounded by forests. The house is equipped to seat guests staying in the house plus some occasional guests. Meals for up to 15/16 guests using the existing house equipment are possible.
Private pool 12 x 6 mts (heated on request)
Small fridge, straw changing room, pergola and pic nic area at pool
Outdoor patio and vine pergola
Outdoor dining x 16
Wi-Fi internet throughout the villa
Satellite TV, VCR, DVD CD player
Laundry (washing machine + dryer)
Hairdryers in each bathroom
Built in BBQ
Vegetable + flower garden
Set in 30 acres of private woodland
Check in: from 4pm
Check out: by 10am
Sarteano - 15 minutes: supermarkets, grocers, bakers, butchers, wine
shops, pizzerias, restaurants etc.
Chiusi - 25 minutes
Rome airport - 2 hours
Pisa airport - 2 hours
Florence - 1.5 hours
Perugia - 1 hour
Siena - 1 hour
Assisi - 1 hour
Montalcino - 30 mins
S. Quirico, Pienza, Montepulciano, Sarteano, 15 to 20 minutes
4 hot spas from 10 to 30 minutes