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Colombaio at Antico Borgo di Sornano, Sornano - Poggibonsi - Siena

2 bedrooms 2 bathrooms 4 guests In Resort with Pool 4,5 - Excellent - Excellent 4,5

Colombaio is a split level Tuscan villa located in a pretty hamlet in the Chianti. This typical villa has a lovely sunny, furnished terrace with views of the hills over the hamlet roof tops.

There are two entrances to this traditional Tuscan villa. One immediately into the kitchen while the other is up stone steps into the main corridor through the villa. The kitchen is a bright airy room with high ceiling. It is simply furnished and includes gas hobs, a dishwasher, small oven and a small fridge with internal freezer compartment. To one side is a wooden dining table with two benches and a couple of chairs.

Up some stone steps is the lounge which looks down onto the kitchen. It is furnished with a double sofa and an armchair. The entire room is tiled with terracotta tiles and has the typical Tuscan ceiling of wooden beams and terracotta tiles. Light is provided by a numerous small windows and a couple of larger ones.

An arch to the back of the lounge provides access to a corridor to the sleeping area. Off this is a wooden door providing access to the terrace. Opposite the door is a bathroom with shower. Continuing past the stairs to the second entrance, there is the first of the two bedrooms.

At the end of the corridor is the second bedroom. Between the two rooms is a second bathroom with shower. One of the bedrooms is a twin room, furnished with iron beds and a wardrobe. While the other room is a double bedroom with traditional iron bed and a wardrobe. The windows from the bedrooms look out towards the front of the hamlet.

The twin room can be made into a double, if required this must be requested when booking.

The terrace is accessed by a short stone path from the villa.

The owner kindly requests that no children are to be booked into this villa due to the nature of the property and grounds. Only adults from the age of 18 years and onwards are permitted.

Colombaio can be rented for 2 people with a 10% discount, Please contact us for details.

Sornano is a small traditional Tuscan hamlet nestled in the Chianti hills not far from Poggibonsi and Castellina in Chianti. The stone hamlet boasts excellent views of the vine and forest covered Chiant hills, onto San Gimignano. There are several sections to the hamlet and Antico Borgo di Sornano is the largest part.

The Antico Borgo di Sornano has a lovely pool built on the highest part of the hamlet. The large pool is surrounded by terraced lawns dotted with olive trees, sun beds and umbrella. The views are over the hamlet roof tops, onto the Tuscan valleys and hills topped with little villages, including San Gimignano.

This part of the hamlet consists of 5 villas. Three are rented on a permanent basis while two are rented occasionally. Surronding the property are other houses, however none of them overlook the pool area and there are no permanent residents, only locals who visit occasionally. None of the other houses have access to the pool.


When at Antico Borgo di Sornano make sure to ask the owners to show you the cellar carved into the hill side off the main courtyard with it's original wooden barrels and old wine bottles. Also to be seen is the old water well with it's iron manual pump.

Although children are welcome at the property it is not really recommended for young children as there are many narrow stone steps and various levels throughout the gardens and property.

Approach road - approx 800m good unpaved road
Parking - available on site

The pool is located in the highest part of the little hamlet. It is on a terraced area surrounded by olive trees. From the pool area there are fantastic views of the Chianti hills and Tuscan countryside over the hamlet rooftops.

The pool is accessed up a steepish cobbled path. It is surrounded by sunbeds and umbrella to enjoy a relaxing day admiring the views.
The pool is 12x6 meters and 1.2-1.8 meters deep, pool open from June 16th to September 1st (weather permitting).


Facilities

Flexible dates
Internet
Furnished terrace
Barbecue
TV - Sat Astra Free View
Filter coffee maker
Moka espresso maker
Oven
Dishwasher
No pets allowed
No smoking
Communal washing machine
Private Chef- extra cost

Additional information

Arrival/Departure day: Saturday   Click here to request flexible dates

Terms and conditions: please read the booking contract

The Security Deposit is 250 Euro or equivalent in your own currency. This 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.

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

Are pool towels supplied?
not included

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

Weekly linen, tea and bathroom towels: included - provided by local supplier

Heating, if used: by consumption

Final clean: included - provided by local supplier

Tourist tax to pay on arrival: included in the rental price

Info about children: No infants or children under 14 years old allowed.

Concierge Service
Sometimes the villa is all that you need, but if you’re tempted by the culture, excitement and activity Tuscany has to offer, then the To Tuscany free Concierge Service could be for you. Working alongside our local hand-picked partners and professionals, your concierge is there to ensure you have experiences to remember. At the time of booking or any time prior to arrival at your villa, your concierge will be happy to discuss any additional requirements to help make your stay extra special. This can include anything from organising a pre-arrival shopping service to booking a personal chef for a special meal.

Concierge Service Contact
Email: concierge@to-tuscany.com


Villa rates

  • 2018
  • 2019
Date range
7 night price
01 Sep - 29 Dec 2018
1418 US Dollar
Date range
7 night price
29 Dec - 29 Jun 2019
1418 US Dollar
29 Jun - 31 Aug 2019
1863 US Dollar
31 Aug - 28 Dec 2019
1418 US Dollar

What's the villa like inside?

Ground
Lounge
Kitchen
Bathroom
Bathroom
Bedroom
Bedroom
Dining Room

Villa location

 
How far are the airports? Distances and driving time
  • Florence Airport: 61km - 0h 54m
  • Aeroporto Pisa: 91km - 1h 28m
  • Aeroporto Bologna: 145km - 1h 39m
How far are the nearest towns? Distances and driving time
  • Castellina in Chianti: 15km - 0h 25m
  • Colle val D'elsa: 17km - 0h 21m
  • San Gimignano: 20km - 0h 33m
The closest town is Poggibonsi that is about 4km away, this is a working town where there is a large supermarket, other shops, restaurants and other amenities.

 More options
Airport
Station
Golf Club
Restaurant
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Town
Tennis
Horse riding
Beach

Guest reviews: Colombaio at Antico Borgo di Sornano <div class='textCenter'>8,5/ 10</div>Score from 2 reviews - Excellent (2 Client reviews)

Johan
September 2016
Adult family group
Riemst, Belgium Riemst, Belgium
Guest villa score
9/10
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