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bedroom: 1

bathroom: 1

available for: 2 people

Pool type: Shared Pool

Highchair and baby cot available on request. Please ask when booking.
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Casanuova di Ama - Gaiole in Chianti - Siena
2 people
Shared Pool
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Il Forno at Colle di Ama
Location address: Casanuova di Ama - Gaiole in Chianti - Siena   Show on map
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Il Forno is a traditional stone built Tuscan villa in the wonderful hamlet of Colle di Ama. It has traditional wooden ceilings and Tuscan tiled floors throughout. Il Forno offers beautiful views of the surrounding countryside and olive groves. The town of Lecchi is only a few minutes drive from the property.
At the front of the property is a spacious furnished, paved terrace which is accessed via an iron gate. The left side of the terrace is covered with a loggia and is furnished with a wooden bench and an iron table with four chairs, perfect for dining al fresco while enjoying the lovely views. There are also two sun chairs and a large parasol available on the open side of the terrace. The sparkling shared pool is approximately fifteen metres from the property.
Entry to the villa is directly from the furnished terrace into the open plan lounge, diner and kitchen. The small lounge area is furnished with two armchairs, antique wooden cabinet. and a television with satellite. A curtained doorway gives access to a small utility room with washing machine.
Past the lounge is a small dining area with a wooden table and four chairs. At the back of the room  through a brick archway  is the galley kitchen. There is plenty of cupboard and workspace available. The kitchen is furnished with four gas hobs, double sink, microwave, dishwasher and fridge with separate freezer compartment.
To the right of the open plan room is a doorway that leads to a bathroom with shower. Next to the bathroom is the double bedroom. This room is very cosy and has a double iron bed, double wooden wardrobe, chest of drawers and an armchair with matching footstool. French doors open directly onto the terrace at the front of the property. The single window also looks out onto the terrace.


1 double bedroom, this cannot be converted into a twin.

There maybe occasional farm noises from the working olive groves and vineyards.


In House: Facilities
  • The size of the apartment is 50 sqm
  • Furnished terrace
  • Furnished loggia
  • Note: there is no barbeque
  • TV Sat (news only)
  • DVD player (Euro)
  • CD player
  • American coffee machine
  • Stove top espresso machine
  • Kettle
  • Note: there is no oven
  • Microwave oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Hairdryer
  • Washing Machine Inhouse
  • Baby cot
  • Highchair
  • Toddler friendly property
  • Internet WI-FI Inhouse
  • No pets allowed
  • No smoking
Location: Colle di Ama

Colle di Ama is a collection of four rental villas and the owners villa, located in the heart of a tiny Tuscan village, Casanuova di Ama, in which there is a winery. The village is surrounded by vineyards and olive groves, providing it with typical Tuscan views.
The pool, which is private to the Colle di Ama villas, is located a short distace from the villas, behind the village buildings. From this fantastic position it looks out towards the rolling vine covered hills of the Chianti Classico region.
The little hamlet is located a few minutes drive away from Lecchi in Chianti, which places it in the perfect position to visit the Chianti as well as the historical towns of Florence and Siena.

There are other houses of the village attached to the villas that make up Colle di Ama.
During the grape harvest season there will be some farm noise from the winery.

Pool Info

The large pool is located behind the village is a position which provides it with some privacy. It is surrounded by a beautiful stone sun deck dotted with umbrellas and sun beds, making it the perfect place to relax and enjoy the wonderful views that can be seen from this area.
The pool is used only by the Colle di Ama villas, other residents of the hamlet do not use it. There are roman steps into the pool.
It is 15x7 metres and 1.2-1.8 metres deep and is open from May to September, weather permitting.
Onsite: Facilities and Local Services
  • Swimming pool - 15x7 mtrs, 1.2-1.8 mtrs deep, open from May to September, weather permitting
  • Tennis - nearest court in Radda 10km
  • Leisure - horse riding, ballooning, yachting, tennis, mountain biking, walking, wine and olive oil tasting
  • Babysitter - book in advance
  • House Maid - book in advance
  • Private Chef - book in advance
  • Barbecue Onsite - communale bbq available
  • Parking - private parking available
  • Railways - Montevarchi, 32km away
  • Approach road - all tar road
  • Distances - Siena 25km, San Gimignano 40km, Florence 54km, Pisa 110km, Rome 250km

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Important booking info
Important booking info
  • Price: price per villa, per week
  • Arrival/Departure day: Saturday
  • Terms and conditions: please read the booking contract
  • The Security Deposit is 400 Euro payable only in Euro is collected on your arrival and held by the owner for the duration of your stay. Should you or your party cause any damage at the property contact us straight away so that we can help agree a reasonable settlement. Damage does not mean normal usage or wear and tear.
    Payment method for security deposit: Cash
  • Weekly linen and bathroom towels: included - service provided by local supplier
  • Heating, if used: by consumption
  • Final clean: included - service provided by local supplier
  • Tourist tax: 1,50 Euro per person, per night for the first 7 nights, some exemptions apply
  • Baby cot: 1 available on request, no extra cost
  • High chair: 1 available on request, no extra cost
  • Info about children: Highchair and baby cot available on request. Please ask when booking.
 
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Important booking info
  • Price: price per villa, per week
  • Arrival/Departure day: Saturday
  • Terms and conditions: please read the booking contract
  • The Security Deposit is 400 Euro payable only in Euro is collected on your arrival and held by the owner for the duration of your stay. Should you or your party cause any damage at the property contact us straight away so that we can help agree a reasonable settlement. Damage does not mean normal usage or wear and tear.
    Payment method for security deposit: Cash
  • Weekly linen and bathroom towels: included - service provided by local supplier
  • Heating, if used: by consumption
  • Final clean: included - service provided by local supplier
  • Tourist tax: 1,50 Euro per person, per night for the first 7 nights, some exemptions apply
  • Baby cot: 1 available on request, no extra cost
  • High chair: 1 available on request, no extra cost
  • Info about children: Highchair and baby cot available on request. Please ask when booking.
The guest reviews published below represent the personal opinions of To Tuscany customers who completed a questionnaire after their stay at the villa or apartment. These opinions do not necessarily represent the view of To Tuscany. For help with translation we recommend http://translate.google.com/
L.
Mature couple
Wageningen, Netherlands

Review date:
Stay: July 2014
8
Anonymous
Mature couple
Tel-Mond, Israel

Review date:
Stay: June 2014
Pros Classic Tuscany hideaway
Cons Parking was challenging technically
9
Helmut
Mature couple
Köln, Germany

Review date:
Stay: June 2014
Pros Die Weinprobe und das gute Essen bei Daniela. Der große und tiefe Pool der genutzt werden darf. Die Lage der Ferienwohnung mitten im Chianti-Gebiet, somit kurze Anfahrtswege zu den Sehenswürdigkeiten in der Toskana.
Local attractions Siena, Gute Restaurants in Radda, Lechi und Castellina.
10
Anonymous
Young couple
Eindhoven, Netherlands

Review date:
Stay: May 2014
Pros Prettige ontvangst, vakantiehuis was volledig ingericht van alle gemakken voorzien.
Cons Niets
Local attractions Sienna Toscaanse heuvellaand Kleine dorpjes in de omgeving (radda, lecchi, gaiola)
10

Nearest town

The nearest grocery store to Colle di Ama is 5 minutes away, in the town of Lecchi in Chianti. Here there is a shop, restaurant and bar. Other nearby towns for shopping are Radda and Gaiole, which are both about 15 minutes drive away.

FAQ

- What time can we arrive? By what time must we vacate the property?
Check is in from 16.00-19.00.
Checkout by: 10.00

- Can we arrive earlier than 16.00-19.00?
No it is not possible to arrive early, this is to ensure the villa is fully prepared for your arrival.
To ensure the villa can be prepared for the next guest please depart by 10.00

- Are pool towels supplied?
not included

- Is there Internet in the villa?
free WI-FI available

- Can we bring an extra person / child that can sleep on an air mattress or not the couch?
No, for fire and safety regulations, and insurance purposes, the maximum number of people indicated on the description cannot be exceeded.
NB: anyone aged 2 or above counts towards the occupancy of the house.

- Can we order a cot and / or high chair?
Please see here if it is possible in your villa. You can order these while completing your booking online, or at a later date by logging into you account.

- Where do I find information about the final cleaning, security deposit and other extra charges?
For complete details about what costs are included and excluded see here

- How much does heating cost in Italy?
Heating is very expensive in Italy. Most properties charge heating by consumption. Please make sure on arrival you are shown the meter so that you can check your spending. Here you can see how heating is charged at your villa.

- Is there a local bike hire place?
For bike hire shops see here, this is not an exhaustive list. On arrival you can check with the property owner for the closest shop.

- Where is the nearest grocery shop?
Click here for information about the nearest village/town and grocery shop.

- Is it possible to have a starter pack? if yes, how can we order one?
Yes, a starter pack can be provided. To order a starter pack please login into your account and place the order for one starter pack

- Where is the nearest recommended restaurant?
Click here for information about the nearest village/town and restaurant.

- How far are the airports? Distances and driving time
Florence Airport: 74km - 1h 13m
Aeroporto Perugia: 126km - 1h 39m
Aeroporto Pisa: 133km - 1h 51m

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- Can you assist with travel information?
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- When do I get the directions and keyholder contact?
After paying the balance you will receive the directions. They will also be accessible in your account.
You will also be supplied with a contact number for To Tuscany in case you should have any queries about the property on arrival

- Where do I find the directions?
Once your balance payment has been received you can access the directions from your account.

- Can we book a weekly stay not arriving on Saturday?
From June to end September, it is not possible to change the arrival/departure days. In other seasons it can be considered only for last minute bookings and at the owners discretion. Please contact us for more information or if you have a specific request.

- What is there for children to do in Tuscany?
Click here for some ideas of what to do with children while on holiday

- What is there to do in Tuscany?
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- Are pets allowed?
Villas which allow pets have an icon with a dog. Please check the description page of your villa for the icon. If pets are accepted this is normally limited to ONE dog per booking, please contact your agent for any questions. Some properties have extra charges for pets, make sure you check the extra charges here for pet charges.

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