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Virgo at Casalta

Villa Accommodation Details
Virgo at Casalta
bedrooms: 2

bathroom: 1

available for: 4 people

villa: In Resort with Pool

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Virgo at Casalta
Location address: Castellina in Chianti - Siena   Show on map Show on map
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Virgo is a pretty, spacious Tuscan villa on the edge of the main buildings of the Casalta hamlet in the central Chianti. Outside there is a small garden with a pretty terrace furnished with an umbrella, table and chairs.
The front door leads into a large room with two big arched windows that provide plenty of light and look out towards the car park. Below the windows is an angle sofa which seats 5 people. To the other side of the room is wooden dining table with four chairs. In one corner is a designer iron armchair with cushions and against a wall is a cupboard.
Passing under a half arch is the kitchen which is fully equipped and includes gas hobs, a small fridge with freezer compartment, a microwave with grill. There is also a traditional Tuscan stone sink.
Off the kitchen is the first of the two bedrooms. This is a large twin room which has a big arched window making the room very bright. The beds are in iron and can be made into a double if required. Completing the room is a double, wooden wardrobe and a lamp with a pretty iron shade that has some intricate iron lace work.
Stone steps down from the kitchen lead to a lower level where there is the bathroom with shower and double bedroom. The bedroom has an iron bed and a large wardrobe. One of the walls has the original stone exposed which provides the room with some of the original character. Like the rest of this Tuscan villa the floor is of terracotta tiles and ceiling has wooden beams and terracotta. A large arched window gives the room plenty of light.
If two double rooms are required please request this when booking.

In House: Facilities
  • The size of the apartment is 100 sqm
  • Internet
  • Furnished terrace
  • Communal washing machine
  • Barbecue
  • TV - Sat Astra Free View
  • Combination Oven/Microwave
  • Kettle
  • Filter coffee maker
  • Moka espresso maker
  • Note: there is no dishwasher
  • Hairdryer
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Baby cot
  • No pets allowed
  • Toaster
  • No smoking
Resort: Casalta

Casalta is a finely restored Tuscan hamlet of 9 villas that maintains all its original characteristics, with well maintained, simple gardens of local plant, shrubs and herbs. It is located in the heart of the Chianti within easy reach of Castellina in Chianti and Panzano in Chianti.
The pool is located a few steps away from the villas and is protected by a beautiful stone wall to one side, while the other has towering cypress trees through which there are fantastic views of the Chianti hills covered in vineyards and olive groves.
The hamlet, once owned by Galileo Galilei, is composed of two buildings around a quaint, traditional stone courtyard in which there is a pizza oven. To one side is an independent cottage while near the pool is a second, small cottage with the laundry. In front of the laundry is a large, stone terrace furnished with tables and chairs for communal use.

Pool Info

The pool is located up several stone steps behind the laundry room. It is protected from the hamlet by a high stone wall and iron gate. The other three sides of the pool are open with a cypress and fir trees.
Surrounding the pool is a large sun deck dotted with several umbrellas and sunbeds. Above the pool is a second, rarely used car park. There are some views of the Chianti hills through the cypress trees. The pool is 12 x 7 meter, 1.2-1.6 metres deep. Open from May to September.
Onsite: Facilities and Local Services
  • Swimming pool - 12 x 7mtr, 1.2-1.6 mtrs deep. Open from May to September (weather permitting)
  • Tennis - courts available in Castellina in Chianti, 10km away
  • Private Chef - available on request
  • House Maid - service provided by local supplier - available on request
  • Other services - bus stop in Grignano 2.5km away
  • Parking - available on site
  • Washing Machine Onsite - communal laundry room with washing machine and ironing facilities
  • Distances - Florence 40km, Siena 36km, San Gimignano 40km, Pisa 95km, Lucca 115km, Rome 265km
  • Approach road - 900 mts unpaved countryside road. A low vehicle is not recommended

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

 

2018 availability
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Important booking info
Important booking info
  • Price: price per villa, per week
  • 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.
    Payment method for security deposit: Cash
  • 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: information not yet available, click here for more details
  • Baby cot: 1 available on request, no extra cost
  • High chair: 1 available on request, no extra cost

How to read the To Tuscany availability calendar.
 
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
 
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2017 availability
To Tuscany's up to date availability data-base is checked at the moment of your request.

November

18. - 25.
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25. - 02.
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December

02. - 09.
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09. - 16.
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16. - 23.
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23. - 30.
1517 US Dollar
Important booking info
  • Price: price per villa, per week
  • 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.
    Payment method for security deposit: Cash
  • 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: information not yet available, click here for more details
  • 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 after their stay at the villa. These opinions do not necessarily represent the view of To Tuscany. For more information and our reviews policy please click here
8
Barbara
Family with older children
Luxembourg, Luxembourg

Stay: August 2016
Magnifique endroit entre les vignes et les oliviers. Très calme, avec une vue imprenable sur les paysages de Toscane.

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Anonymous
Family with young children
LA CHAPELLE SAINT MESMIN, France

Stay: August 2016
Ensemble harmonieux, parfaitement restauré dans un cadre sublime
Appartement coquet, décoré avec goût
Un vrai havre de paix !
Parfait pour une immersion en Toscane

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Jacqui
Family with older children
Melbourne, United Kingdom

Stay: July 2016
A fabulous trip. The views were stunning and the location perfect. Pool area had plenty of sunbeds.
Frustrating that no pepper/salt/oil seems daft that all customers first supermarket shop includes these items. Also the taking of cash as deposit is very antiquate
Local attractions Sienna and Florence
To Tuscany team comments for this review:

28.07.2016
Thank you for your review. As in the villa description, 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. Payment method for security deposit: Cash
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Anonymous
Family with older children
Gerrards Cross, United Kingdom

Stay: July 2016
we have stayed at the Casalta estate previously, in the villa Pandora. virgo was of a slightly lower standard. the villa is incredibly dark . Luckily we have older children but the internal stairs would be potentially hazardous for little ones.
also some fans would be a good idea as it was unbearably hot at night. The villa was poorly equipped. the toaster wasn't working, no hangers in one of the wardrobes. also the shower wasn't as clean as it should have been. we noticed the shower tray was quite dirty. it is however situated in a nice position and the grounds are very well kept.
Local attractions the restaurant in the hamlet of La Piazza is very nice. sienna and San Gimignano are our favourite visits
To Tuscany team comments for this review:

28.07.2016
OWNER COMMENTS: Thank you for your comments. There are 6 steps leading to the double bedroom. The toaster has been checked and is working fine. Virgo has very large windows providing much light We are sorry you did not find enough hangers - I would happily have provided more for you had you asked. The owner and manager of Virgo are at client's disposal for any requests or concerns.
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Karen
To Tuscany Team
Karen
Review date: 07.07.2016


The road at Casalta has now been improved after heavy rain damage. 
 
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Eric
Family with older children
PALAISEAU, France

Stay: August 2015
le calme et la terrasse où nous pouvions prendre nos repas
Accueil (arrivée et départ)
20 euros de WIFI par semaine pour l'accès à un seul équipement - inadmissible
WC dans la salle d'eau
Location sous-équipée en vaisselle

La non de TO TOSCANY à notre mail concernant l'accès WIFI
Local attractions SIENNE, FLORENCE et SAN GIMINIANO

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To Tuscany team comments for this review:

30.08.2015
As in the description: Optional extra costs: WI-FI Internet: 20 Euro per week
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Nearest town

Panzano is 5km from Casalta, this town has several shops and restaurants. Closer to the hamlet there is a the village Piazza where there is a good restaurant called Osteria della Piazza. Approximately 10km away there is another Chianti town, Castellina, where there are more shops and restaurants.

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 - 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

- What is a pre arrival shopping service?
In some villas, it is possible to have a Pre arrival shopping service. The availability of the service is noted in the villa description. To help you through the first day or two of your holiday, owners can do a small shop before your arrival so that you do not have to go immediately to find a supermarket. By contacting your To Tuscany villa specialist in advance and providing them with a shopping list you will find the items in your villa on arrival. Please note that the service cannot be guaranteed with less than 48 hours notice before arrival.​

- 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: 55km - 0h 56m
Aeroporto Pisa: 115km - 1h 33m
Aeroporto Bologna: 139km - 1h 42m

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- 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 to do for children in the area?
Click here for some ideas of what to do with children while on holiday

- What is there to do in the area near the villa?
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. The animals are not allowed in the pool or on the furniture. Guests are to clean up the garden after their pet.  Some properties have extra charges for pets, make sure you check the extra charges here for pet charges.

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