La Torre is a magical tower with stunning sea views, sleeps 8 - 12
La Torre is a restored Spanish watchtower in a truly stunning location right on the seafront. It has magnificent views towards Argentario and the islands of Gigli and Montecristo. This historic tower has been converted into a comfortable villa but retains many of its original features. You can see right along the coast to the pretty town of Talamone. La Torre is the perfect location if you want to be right on the Tuscan coast to admire those stunning sea views.
The tower features in the well known Bond movie "Quantum of Solace. It has a unique location right on a point, which affords it such stunning views. A unique, historic property in a magical location right above the sparkling, clear blue Mediterranean sea.
|6 Jan - 23
1 Sept - 15 Dec
|23 June -
15 Dec - 5 Jan/19
|x 8 guests - €10,000
x 12 guests - €13,000
La Torre is a charming restored watch tower that
retains many of its original features. From the outside it has much of
its original character and inside it has been restored to provide
holiday accommodation of a high standard. The best feature, of this
unusual property is the large living room with huge picture windows and
roof terrace that has truly stunning views over the sea and coastline.
La Torre is a unique property with truly breathtaking views across the sea. It is a perfect choice for those wanting a coastal property with character.
SLEEPS - 8 -12
The entrance is into a hall / reception room with an open fireplace. There is a well-equipped kitchen with a large hob, large fridge/freezer, dishwasher, radio, microwave, washing machine / dryer. Also on the ground floor are 3 bedrooms (2 doubles and one twin bedroom) and 3 bathrooms (2 are en suite) , one with a bathtub and two with showers. Up a few steps from the hall there is a double bedroom in the tower itself. It has exposed rock walls, an open fireplace and wonderful sea views. There is a romantic four poster bed. This bedroom has a small shower room and a fireplace. A wooden staircase leads from this bedroom upstairs and a spiral staircase leads from this room up to a small roof terrace (not suitable for small children).
A staircase leads to the top floor where there is a large sunny living room / dining room with large picture windows that open onto the fabulous terrace and stunning views over the sea. It has an open fireplace and satellite TV , stereo and phone line. Off the living room is a small top floor kitchen. The large terrace has breathtaking views on one side towards Argentario and the islands of Gigli and Montecristo (a famous marine park) and on the other, the town of Talamone can be seen with its ruined fortress on the cliff top. A spectacular setting for a holiday, not just a James Bond movie!
The villa is accessed along a private driveway from the gate. The garden extends around the rear and front of the property. Being on a
cliff top the front area of the garden is terraced. There is a patio
with BBQ facilities with a covered loggia and outside seating. The pool
is 6 x 4 mts and set in the garden with beautiful views across the sea.
There is also a private footpath on the property that leads from the garden down to the water’s edge and decking
provides a private space for sun bathing. There is direct, private access to the sea. There are also sandy beaches within easy reach locally and the pretty town of Talamone with its harbour is at 4km. The local area is a VIP destination for yachts and holiday makers.
Fully air conditioned, the guest house has a liviing room and 2 double bedrooms (one is a four poster bedroom) and both have en suite bathrooms with showers.
Electronic security gate
Private pool (6 x 4 mts) 1 June - 30 Sept
32" LCD TV with SKY
Roof terrace with sea views
Panoramic outdoor terraces in the garden
Phone + WI FI internet connection
Air con throughout except for tower bedroom
Air con in cottage
Screens on all windows
Private footpath to the water's edge and decking for sunbathing (80 mts from the house) shared with a family villa.
Arrival is between 4 – 7pm (after 7pm extra charge €200)
Departure is by 10am
No animals allowed
Porto Santo Stefano 22km
Porto Ercole 25km