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La Balla at Vecchio Fienile

Villa Accommodation Details
La Balla at Vecchio Fienile
bedrooms: 2

bathrooms: 2

available for: 4 people

Pool type: Shared Pool

Shared PoolPet FriendlyInternet WI-FI InhouseWashing Machine Onsite
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2015 Prices per villa
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630 to 1332 US Dollar
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La Balla at Vecchio Fienile
Location address: Sant'Appiano - Barberino - Florence   Show on map Show on map
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3 Client reviews <div class='textCenter'>6,7/ 10</div>Score from 3 reviews
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There is a furnished terrace at the front door of this beautiful cottage. From here you have excellent views of the countryside which surrounds you.


You enter the house into a large lounge which has glazed terracotta floors. In this room there is also a dining area. The ceilings are terracotta tiles set off with wooden beams. To the left of this room there is the fully fitted kitchen.


On the left of the lounge there is a hall which leads to a double bedroom and bathroom with shower. Like the rest of the house this room has glazed terracotta floors and a wooden beams on the ceiling. There is a high window which lets in plenty of light.


Through the first bedroom there is a short corridor off which there is a bathroom with shower. At the end of the corridor there is another room which is made up as double sofabed. From this bedroom there is access to a second terrace which has good views and plenty of sun. The terrace leads into the private garden of the house.




Situated at the edge of the hamlet there are good views from the terraces and private garden.

In House: Facilities
  • The size of the apartment is 65 sqm
  • Sofabed double
  • Furnished terrace
  • Shared laundry facilities
  • TV Sat
  • Private garden
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • DVD player (Euro)
  • Dishwasher
  • Pets welcome
  • Toaster
  • American coffee machine
  • Hairdryer
  • Electric fans
  • Internet WI-FI Inhouse
  • Microwave oven
Location: Vecchio Fienile

Vecchio Fienile
The Vecchio Fienile is a collection of 5 houses that is located on the gentle slopes of the Chianti hills near the typical Tuscan hamlet of S. Appiano, which lies between Siena and Florence. This tranquil location has superb views of the surrounding countryside and is just 4km from the highway.

There is a large pool that lies in the gardens behind the building where in its raised position the pool enjoys the warmth of the sun the whole day. In its location slightly higher than the houses of the hamlet, the pool has complete privacy from windows of the houses although it is only 20 meters away. At one end of the pool there is a hydro massage.

In this characteristic hamlet there is ample covered parking and large communal gardens, although each house has its own private garden. The hamlet is ideally located with good access to many restaurants and shops in the area and to the main routes to historic towns.
There are open views around the Vecchio Fienile in this quiet and peaceful position.


Pool Info



The pool is situated behind the houses and has an excellent view of the surrounding countryside. It is ideal for relaxing and soaking up the warm Tuscan sun while enjoying a cool glass of wine.


At one end of the pool there is a hydromassage which can sooth all your stress away while you admire the superb view and landscape that surrounds you.
The pool is 7 x 14 meters and open from the first weekend of May to the last weekend of October. Pool towels are provided.
Onsite: Facilities and Local Services
  • Swimming pool - 7 x 14 mtrs and 1.2 to 1.4 mtrs deep, with hydromassage open from the first weekend of May to the last weekend of October (weather permitting). - 7 x 14 mtrs and 1.2 to 1.4 mtrs deep, with hydromassage open from the first weekend of May to the last weekend of October (weather permitting).
  • Washing Machine Onsite - shared laundry and dryer facilities
  • House Maid - on request
  • Barbecue Onsite - a communal BBQ available on site
  • Local Leisure - Hotair ballooning with panoramic flights over the Chianti. For further info Click here
  • Internet WI-FI Onsite - available in the villa for free. Please bring your own laptop.
  • Railways - Poggibonsi, 8km away
  • Approach road - all tar road - 500 mtrs good unpaved road
  • Distances - Siena 19mi, San Gimignano 7mi, Florence 29mi, Pisa 51mi, Rome 158mi

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7 Night Villa Price in US Dollar for up to 4 people - Price is NOT per head

 

2015 availability
To Tuscany's up to date availability data-base is checked at the moment of your request.

July

04. - 11.
1332 US Dollar
1332 US Dollar
1332 US Dollar
1332 US Dollar

August

1332 US Dollar
1332 US Dollar
1332 US Dollar
1332 US Dollar
1026 US Dollar

September

05. - 12.
1026 US Dollar
12. - 19.
1026 US Dollar
19. - 26.
1026 US Dollar
26. - 03.
852 US Dollar

October

03. - 10.
852 US Dollar
10. - 17.
852 US Dollar
17. - 24.
852 US Dollar
24. - 31.
852 US Dollar
31. - 07.
630 US Dollar

November

07. - 14.
630 US Dollar
14. - 21.
630 US Dollar
21. - 28.
630 US Dollar
28. - 05.
630 US Dollar

December

05. - 12.
630 US Dollar
12. - 19.
630 US Dollar
19. - 26.
852 US Dollar
26. - 02.
852 US Dollar

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 or Cheque
  • Weekly linen and bathroom towels: included - service provided by local supplier
  • Heating, if used: Included
  • 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

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27. - 03.
 
Available - click on a week TO BOOK
 
27. - 03.
 
Booked - the week is subject to a previous reservation - click on this week to search for another similar property
 
27. - 03.
 
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27. - 03.
 
Available: Special offer. The price shown is the discounted price
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2016 availability
To Tuscany's up to date availability data-base is checked at the moment of your request.

January

02. - 09.
852 US Dollar
09. - 16.
630 US Dollar
16. - 23.
630 US Dollar
23. - 30.
630 US Dollar
30. - 06.
630 US Dollar

February

06. - 13.
630 US Dollar
13. - 20.
630 US Dollar
20. - 27.
630 US Dollar
27. - 05.
630 US Dollar

March

05. - 12.
630 US Dollar
12. - 19.
630 US Dollar
19. - 26.
630 US Dollar
26. - 02.
630 US Dollar

April

02. - 09.
630 US Dollar
09. - 16.
630 US Dollar
16. - 23.
852 US Dollar
23. - 30.
852 US Dollar
30. - 07.
852 US Dollar

May

07. - 14.
852 US Dollar
14. - 21.
852 US Dollar
21. - 28.
852 US Dollar
28. - 04.
1026 US Dollar

June

04. - 11.
1026 US Dollar
1026 US Dollar
1026 US Dollar
25. - 02.
1332 US Dollar

July

02. - 09.
1332 US Dollar
09. - 16.
1332 US Dollar
16. - 23.
1332 US Dollar
23. - 30.
1332 US Dollar
30. - 06.
1332 US Dollar

August

06. - 13.
1332 US Dollar
13. - 20.
1332 US Dollar
20. - 27.
1332 US Dollar
27. - 03.
1026 US Dollar

September

03. - 10.
1026 US Dollar
10. - 17.
1026 US Dollar
17. - 24.
1026 US Dollar
24. - 01.
852 US Dollar

October

01. - 08.
852 US Dollar
08. - 15.
852 US Dollar
15. - 22.
852 US Dollar
22. - 29.
852 US Dollar
29. - 05.
630 US Dollar

November

05. - 12.
630 US Dollar
12. - 19.
630 US Dollar
19. - 26.
630 US Dollar
26. - 03.
630 US Dollar

December

03. - 10.
630 US Dollar
10. - 17.
630 US Dollar
17. - 24.
852 US Dollar
24. - 31.
852 US Dollar
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 or Cheque
  • Weekly linen and bathroom towels: included - service provided by local supplier
  • Heating, if used: Included
  • 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
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 more information and our reviews policy please click here
7
Anonymous
Adult family group
Zoetermeer, Netherlands

Review date:
Stay: May 2015
Pros Prachtige locatie, mooie tuin, heerlijk zwembad. ruim handdoeken en baddoeken en een zeer behulpzame Maurizio.
Cons De weg ernaar toe; slecht aangegeven ( we zijn helemaal verkeerd gereden) en het wegdek van de weg naar St. Appiano.....pffff
Local attractions We zijn uit eten geweest in Poggibonsi en in San Ginignano.Prima!

To Tuscany team comments for this review:

02.07.2015
The owner has checked and confirmed that the directions are correct.
7
7
Anonymous
Family with older children
Ivry sur Seine, France

Review date:
Stay: April 2014
7
6
Anonymous
Family with older children
Pinner, United Kingdom

Review date:
Stay: August 2013
Pros The location and pool were excellent.
Cons We had two showers and if used at the same time one person got a cold shower.

6

Nearest town

Sant'Appiano is a small picturesque hamlet which is 2km from Vecchio Fienile, in this hamlet there is a good restaurant and a small children's playground. Vecchio Fienile clients have special prices at the restaurant Antica Osteria di Vico, which is near Poggibonsi.
Poggibonsi is the nearest town which is about 5km away, here there are many shops and other amenities.

FAQ

- What time can we arrive? By what time must we vacate the property?
Check in is 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?
included - service provided by local supplier

- 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 Welcome Hamper? if yes, how can we order one?
Yes, a Welcome Hamper can be provided (service provided by local supplier). To order a Welcome Hamper please login into your account and place the order for one Welcome Hamper

- 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: 62km - 0h 54m
Aeroporto Pisa: 83km - 1h 17m
Aeroporto Bologna: 145km - 1h 39m

Show on map the main airports

- Can you assist with travel information?
Click here to view information we have put together to assist you with your travel plans

- 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?
Click here to put together your personal guide book for your holiday

- 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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