Villa Baldassare is a fabulous luxury villa in southern Tuscany, sleeps 12/14
Villa Baldassare is a unique Tuscan villa that provides luxuriously appointed accommodation for up to 12/14 guests. The villa sits proudly on a hilltop surveying the diverse Tuscan landscape. To the South, the summit of Mount Amiata and the hilltop town of Montalcino are clearly visible, the unique landscape of the Crete Senesi lies to the East with undulating fields and wooded hills to the West. On a clear day, from the highest point on the estate, the towers of Siena can be seen glistening in the sunlight. Located within a historical estate, which dates as far back as 1315, this location is ideally positioned for you to experience the beauty, culture, wine and gastronomy of Southern Tuscany. The medieval walled-town of Buonconvento with its local restaurants and bars, shops selling local produce as well as a supermarket and railway station, is a short seven minute drive. Montalcino and its famous Brunello vineyards is just 15 minutes away, whilst Siena and the hilltop towns of Pienza and San Quirico d’Orcia, and the thermal baths at Bagno di Vignone are all accessible within 30 minutes.
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Xmas & New Year
Commissioned by an illustrious Italian family and designed by a renowned Sienese architect, Villa Baldassare has been extended and enhanced over the centuries and has recently undergone a complete restoration to create a contemporary country villa, whilst remaining faithful to the original design. Within the extensive grounds, you will find a spectacular travertine infinity edge pool, an outdoor kitchen and spacious terrace in addition to secluded places within the gardens where you can simply breathe in the fresh Tuscan air or enjoy a glass of wine as you watch the sun set.
Private pool (14 x 7mt) with built-in steps and automatic pool cover open mid May – mid Sept
Pool opened on request out of season - for an extra charge.
Pool heating on request
Pool bathroom with rain shower
The finest Busatti linens and towels
Individually designed travertine bathrooms
Organic Tuscan toiletries
Travel cot and high chair are available on request.
Air-conditioning and under-floor heating in all rooms
Sky satellite TV in English & Italian
WiFi in all rooms and pool area
Sonos system throughout the ground floor, courtyard and pool area
Full sized snooker table
Stocked bar with wine fridge and under-counter fridge freezer
Stocked wine cellar with fine Italian wines
Mosquito screens on bedroom windows
Hair-dryers in each bathroom
Portable barbecue in addition to external kitchen with pizza oven and fixed barbecue dishwasher, fridge / freezer and an ice making machine.
Outdoor dining area with two large tables and parasols
Outdoor lounge area with pergola and comfortable seating
Sun terrace by pool with 12 loungers
Food & wine hampers available
Check in from 4pm
Check out by 10am
Nearest shopping and supermarket: Buonconvento 6km - 7 minutes
Additional supermarket Monteroni d’Arbia 15km - 20 minutes.
Buonconvento 6km with trains to Siena & Florence
Bagno Vignoni & spa 30km
Perugia airport 116km
Local amenities include:
2 x golf courses within 15 mins drive
Royal Golf La Bagnaia (designed by Robert Trent Jones II)
Castiglion del Bosco (designed by Tom Weiskopf).
Horse-riding and fishing are also available close to Buonconvento.