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bedroom: 1

bathroom: 1

available for: 2 to 3 people

Pool type: Shared Pool

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Lecchi in Chianti - Siena
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Grifone at Montefiorile
Location address: Lecchi in Chianti - Siena   Show on map
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Situated on the side of the grand central house of Borgo Montefiorile there are two terraces and two gardens on three levels, entrance is gained from the lower herbal garden, which has a cool shady terrace ideal for dining.




Entering to the right there is the kitchenette with dining area ahead, beyond the dining area is the living area with a double sofa bed. To the right there is the bathroom.


Upstairs is a beautiful bedroom with tiled floors and ample wardrobes, there are double doors, which lead to a furnished terrace with wide-open views across the vineyards and olive groves of the Chianti.




There are wide open views from the terraces.

In House: Facilities
  • The size of the apartment is 50 sqm
  • Sofabed double
  • Furnished terrace
  • Private garden
  • Microwave oven
  • TV
  • Fire place (open)
  • Dishwasher
  • Electric fans
  • Note: there is no oven
Location: Montefiorile

Montefiorile - with pool 
The property is situated on a hillside with stunning views across the vineyards and olive groves of the world famous Chianti Classico, Tuscany's most prestigious region. Montefiorile is a collection of 14 rental villas in a quiet position, offering maximum appreciation of the magnificent surrounding countryside. Available on site is a completely covered parking area. Within a few minutes walk there is a small typical Chianti village.
The swimming pool sits in a high point behind the hamlet and is surrounded by terraced lawns which enjoy full sun all day. Guests often meet in the large piazza to the centre of the hamlet. Laid to travertine, terracotta and lawn with hundred year old olive trees and flanked by a botanical garden filled with the aromas of the herbs of the Chianti, it is a perfect place to watch the sun go down or gaze at the sky by night.



Pool Info


The swimming pool sits in a high point behind the hamlet and is surrounded by terraced lawns which enjoy full sun all day, it's a great place to relax in the sunshine.
There are olives trees oak woodland areas also for those who prefer a shadey area.

Swimming Pool - 13 x 5 meters - open April to October
The fenced pool has several sun loungers on the narrow paved surround.  The area has sun for most of the day although shade is provided by the olive trees and a few other trees that are around the pool and dot the lawn to one side. The road into the hamlet passes the pool however privacy is provided by a tall hedge that runs along the fence.
Onsite: Facilities and Local Services
  • Pool fenced - 13 x 5 mtrs and 1.5mtrs deep with walk in steps and hydro massage - open Easter to October (weather permitting) - 13 x 5 mtrs and 1.5mtrs deep with walk in steps and hydro massage - open Easter to October (weather permitting)
  • Tennis - 12km in the town of Radda with flood lights
  • House Maid - available on request
  • Leisure - swimming, walking, mountain bikes
  • Local Leisure - tennis, cooking school, horse riding, ballooning, yachting
  • Private Chef - book in advance
  • Babysitter - book in advance
  • Wine Tastings - available on request
  • Horse riding available at Castello di Tornano, on the way to Gaiole.
  • Internet WI-FI Onsite - computers with access to high speed Internet, available during office hours, charged as used.
  • Other services Trip Advisor comments
  • Railways - Montevarchi,32km away
  • Approach road - 1.5 km very good unpaved road
  • Distances - Florence 40km, Siena 25km, San Gimignano 50km

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2014 availability
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825 US Dollar
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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 200 Euro or equivalent in your own currency, 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 some exemptions apply
  • Baby cot: 1 available on request, no extra cost
  • High chair: 1 available on request, no extra cost
  • Optional extra costs: Wireless Internet access available for an additional fee of 20 Euros per week.
 
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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 200 Euro or equivalent in your own currency, 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 some exemptions apply
  • Baby cot: 1 available on request, no extra cost
  • High chair: 1 available on request, no extra cost
  • Optional extra costs: Wireless Internet access available for an additional fee of 20 Euros per week.
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/
Bruce
Young couple
London, United Kingdom

Review date:
Stay: July 2014
Pros Firstly the experience of booking through To-Tuscany was exceptional - professional from the start and with a personal touch when we required specific assistance with our booking. Will definitely booking again when back in Tuscany.
The Grifone is a perfect villa for couples in terms of size, excellent views across the vineyards from the balcony which gets the sun most of the day and there's also a lower front garden and one to the rear if you wanted to dine in shade. The villa is located very close to the resort pool which is very nice and kept spotlessly clean - a real benefit of staying here.
Excellent location for exploring Tuscany - around an hour from Florence and Sienna and completely surrounded by Tuscan hills, vineyards and small towns. Car is a must! Perfect.
Cons Whilst well equipped and with a gas hob, Grifone would benefit from an oven or ideally BBQ to cook outside on.
Local attractions Where to start!? definitely recommend hiring a car to really explore the place. Florence, Sienna and even Pisa are within driving distance and there are loads of lovely little towns and borgos dotted around - most with authentic restaurants. Radda, probably the closest town has a few good restaurants, deli's and shops worth popping into. Recommend taking the wine tasting tour organised from Montefiorile whilst staying there.
8
Jonathan
Mature couple
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom

Review date:
Stay: August 2013
Pros The property and its surroundings were absolutely beautiful and exactly as described. The bread and brioche delivered in the morning were delicious.
Cons If we wanted to eat out in the evening we had to drive which meant one of us couldn't drink.
Local attractions We loved the food and the service at the restaurant in Lecchi and also at The Rana.
10
Jan
Mature couple
Steenbergen, Netherlands

Review date:
Stay: August 2013
6
Marc
Mature couple
les ulis, France

Review date:
Stay: August 2013
Pros le calme. l'endroit splendide au milieu des vignes et oliviers.
les bâtiments et décoration intérieure à l'image des fermes toscanes.
la piscine pour se rafraichir.
le wine tour : excellente prestation
Cons les moustiques qui attaquent jour et nuit :-(. un lave linge aurait été apprécié. et les portes qui ne peuvent s'ouvrir de l'extérieur, donc si clé oubliée à l'intérieur, il faut appeler l'un des responsables, qui se déplace assez rapidement et vient nous ouvrir avec gentillesse même après 21h.
Local attractions le restaurant ou magasin le plus proche n'est accessible qu'en voiture. Radda est un village charmant mais il y a tant d'édifices à découvrir, de bonnes tables, etc. La voiture est indispensable. Nous n'avons pas osé faire du scooter car les routes sont relativement étroites.
10
Anonymous
Young couple
Enschede, Netherlands

Review date:
Stay: July 2013
Pros Het huisje zag er gezellig uit. De inrichting was ietwat gedateerd, maar in leuke Italiaanse stijl. In de keuken waren voldoende pannen en andere zaken aanwezig, zoals een vaatwassen, broodrooster, magnetron en een vierpits gasfornuis. Zowel boven als beneden was een buitenzitje.
Cons Het park ligt nogal afgelegen. Er is geen plaatsje op loopafstand. Je hebt dus altijd de auto nodig om weg te gaan. Verder was het onderhoud van het park matig. In het begin van de week was het zwembad schoon, maar door de week komt niemand het schoonmaken. Aan het eind van de week was het dus ook minder schoon. Verder hadden de planten nodig wat snoeiwerk nodig. Wij konden nauwelijks met onze tassen langs het haagje om bij de voordeur van ons huisje te komen.
Local attractions Pizzeria Pie in Rhadda is een leuke en goedkope pizzeria waar je met twee personen een mega-pizza kunt eten. Leuk om een keer te doen. Siena is op ongeveer drie kwartier rijden en zeker een bezoekje waard. Andere bekende Toscaanse steden liggen verder weg.
6
Anonymous
Young couple
Bottrop, Germany

Review date:
Stay: July 2013
Pros Der Ausblick; der schnell erreichbare Pool; ruhige Umgebung
Cons Schlecht zu befahrene Zufahrtsstraße; "durchgelegene" Matratzen
Local attractions In der unmittelbaren Nähe war kein empfehlenswertes Restaurant.
8
Claudia
Mature couple
Neubiberg, Germany

Review date:
Stay: September 2012
7
Anonymous
Young couple
Freising, Germany

Review date:
Stay: August 2012
Pros Sehr schoene Lage mit sonniger Terrasse. Der Pool ist gleich in der Naehe und sehr sauber. Die gesamte Anlage liegt sehr ruhig und schoen zwischen den Weinbergen.
Local attractions Radda, Siena, San Gimignano
8
DEBBIE
Family with older children
MELKSHAM, , United Kingdom

Review date:
Stay: August 2012
Pros The cottage is perfect for a small group. Amazing views from the bedroom and balcony and in a perfect position, near to the pool and steps to car park
Cons Would have liked a grill or oven as limited what we cooked and as we stayed in at night it would have been nice. Dishwasher was not very efficient and didn't clean very well.
Local attractions Rada, Sienna of course especially as we stayed when the Palio was on. San Gimigano with it's beautiful buildings and quaint shops and Castellina.
10
Max
Mature couple
LA ROCHELLE, France

Review date:
Stay: July 2012
Pros La vue de la chambre à l'étage et la taille des pièces.
Cons Jardin pas entretenu, risque de bruit si voisin en peu bruyants. Vaisselle pas toujours propre et oreillers de lits tâchés.
6
Anonymous
Mature couple
Kalmthout, Belgium

Review date:
Stay: August 2012
10
Luc
Mature couple
Lanaken, Belgium

Review date:
Stay: July 2012
Pros De liging, de ruimte van het huis, het zwembad en de rust.
Cons De hygiëne, het huis was onvoldoende gepoetst, de badkamer was erg vuil en is opnieuw door ons moeten gepoetst worden. Er was te weing bestek en servies aanwezig. We hebben bij aankomst de afwas opnieuw moeten doen omdat dit onvoldoende zuiver was.
Local attractions De georganiseerde wijndegustatie, het aangename cafeetje in Lecchi waar we konden ontbijten.
4
Marion
Mature couple
Rödersheim-Gronau, Germany

Review date:
Stay: June 2012
Pros Ruhige Lage, schöne Landschaft
Cons Entfernung zur nächsten Ortschaft - ohne Auto leider keine Verkehrsanbindung. Kein deutsches TV. Keine ausreichende Info bezüglich Mülltrennung/-ent-sorgung.
Local attractions alle bekannten Städte/Orte in der näheren Umgebung
5

Nearest town

The quaint village of Lecchi in Chianti is 4km driving distance from Montefiorile. However it is also possible to walk the 1.5km to Lecchi via a well maintained, hilly path. Also within walking distance is the village San Sano. The popular Chianti town Radda in Chianti is only a 15 minute drive away.


FAQ

- What time can we arrive? By what time must we vacate the property?
Check is in from 16.00-21.00.
Checkout by: 10.00

- Can we arrive earlier than 16.00-21.00?
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?
can be ordered for a small extra charge

- Is there Internet in the villa?
WI-FI available with extra charge

- 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: 75km - 1h 17m
Aeroporto Perugia: 126km - 1h 39m
Aeroporto Pisa: 135km - 1h 54m

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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?
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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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