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  • Guests: 12
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 5
  • Swimming Pool
  • Position: panoramic
  • Villa Style: Elegant
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Castello di Volognano and its attractive village lie in the Chianti hills just 15 kms from Florence, in a very panoramic position with a 360 degree view of the olive groves and vineyards that are part of the extensive property. In the past the castle has hosted such distinguished people as Giacchino Rossini, Giosuè Carducci and Enrico Fermi. It has undergone a detailed restoration and offers a wonderful atmosphere of times gone by, and is furnished with antique pieces perfectly in harmony with the style of the castello. The outside areas, which are very well looked after, include an italianate garden and a swimming-pool which has the unique feature of being build partly inside the old lemon-house and partly outside. The property is very well equipped and has washing-machine, dishwasher, satellite-TV, telephone. Free Wi -Fi in the common areas. Next to the castle is a small village which is partly inhabited, and the large wine-cellars where they produce the wines from the farm and extra-virgin olive oil. They can organize special tastings in a large and attractive room. The nearest town is Pontassieve which is about 2.5 kms away, and other small villages can be reached in just a few minutes by car. Siena is about 80 kms away.

Guests 12 Code TFI113 (Size: 700 m²) Bedrooms: 6 (2 doubles, 4 Twin bedrooms ) Bathrooms: 5
GROUND FLOOR: living-room with sofas, fireplace, stereo, broadband internet connection; dining-room with table for 14 people; kitchen with oven, dishwasher, microwave oven, ice maker, large fridge/freezer, American coffee machine, kettle, toaster; guests bathroom; a large games room has been created in the old oil press with TV, DVD, ping-pong table, espresso coffee machine, sofas, games table and space for up to 2 extra beds, (access to the garden from all of the rooms), bathroom and separate shower for the use of the swimming-pool.

FIRST FLOOR: 1 large double bedroom with ensuite bathroom with bathtub with shower extension and separate WC; 2 twin bedrooms; 1 bathroom with hydromassage shower.

SECOND FLOOR: reading-room with stereo and broadband internet connection; 1 large double bedroom with ensuite shower; 2 twin bedrooms; 1 large bathroom with shower.

THIRD FLOOR: (tower) billiard room with satellite TV and games table.

Enclosed italianate garden with relaxation areas and dining area and a beautiful swimming-pool.

  • Guests: 12
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 5
  • Swimming Pool
  • Position: panoramic
  • Villa Style: Elegant
Swimming Pool Private pool (0 x 0 m)
high-speed internet line Yes
washing machine Yes
dishwasher Yes
TV Yes
Satellite TV Yes
Stereo with CD player Yes
Public amenities
Nearest grocery Pontassieve 2.5 km
Sports and Leisure
Riding School   15 km
Golf   25 km
Castello di Volognano ~ Florence Area,Rignano sull'ArnoFlorence & Tuscany
Distances from main towns
Firenze15 km
Siena80 km
Pontassieve2.5 km
Distances from transport
Airport: Vespucci / Firenze30 km
Railway Station: Florence0 km
  • Guests: 12
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 5
  • Swimming Pool
  • Position: panoramic
  • Villa Style: Elegant
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The below price list shows rental costs per week
- Minimum stay: 7 nights
Weekly prices
25 Mar - 27 May
30 Sep - 04 Nov
27 May - 01 Jul
02 Sep - 30 Sep
01 Jul - 02 Sep
USD 6,000
USD 6,690
USD 8,060
Services Included
Extra costs
1 set of bed and bath linen per week included in the price.
Cot for babies under 2 years
Final cleaning
Towels for the swimming-pool.
Further costs to be paid on the premises in cash
Additional beds cost (2 available): € 250 per week, to be paid on the premises
Central heating according to consumption
Cost of the cleaning per week: €45 per person for the 6 bedroom solution for a minimum of €450. The cost of the cleaning includes the daily tidying of the bedrooms and bathrooms except on Sunday. Cook: Euro 30/40 per person per meal, with menu to be agreed on the premises / Tasting of 4 of the wines from the farm with salami, cheese, hors d'oeuvres plate from Euro 15 to Euro 22 per person / Winetasting with complete lunch Euro 30 per person.
Gas according to consumption
Refundable damage deposit to be paid in Euros on arrival: 1,000
Refundable damage deposit to be paid in Euros on arrival - Domestic pets  Not allowed - Pool opening dates (Private pool) 22 Apr 2017 - 16 Sep 2017
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  • Guests: 12
  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 5
  • Swimming Pool
  • Position: panoramic
  • Villa Style: Elegant
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"Just a note to let you know how much we enjoyed the CASTELLO DI VOLOGNANO It is a wonderful property and we have had some memorable times there. Silvana was an extremely welcoming hostess to us.

Thank you for all of your assistance.
(January 2011)
"Left the castle yesterday. We had a wonderful time -- it exceeded our expectations. Sorry we were not able to meet you. We had no internet access so we could not email you and the phones were down so we couldn't call you. We would not have been able to see you on Wednesday at 3:00 in any event as we were on a day trip. However, I wish we could have arranged to meet you at another time. We're in Rome today and that's the only reason I can contact you now.

Mille grazie for your help in arranging our trip to Tuscany!

With kind regards,
(January 2011)
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