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Raffaello at Galenda

Villa Accommodation Details
Raffaello at Galenda
bedrooms: 2

bathrooms: 2

available for: 4 people

villa: In Resort with Pool

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Raffaello at Galenda
Location address: Gaiole in Chianti - Siena   Show on map Show on map
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Raffaello is a Tuscan villa on two floors located in the hamlet of Galenda, in the heart of the Chianti. Outside the villa is a large, sunny garden with a paved terrace with table and four chairs, shaded by an umbrella.
Inside the villa is divided into two sections, connected by a glass passageway on the ground floor. The first side has the spacious kitchen-diner on the ground floor. The kitchen units are along a wall with a window looking into the garden. There is plenty of workspace. It is equipped with gas hobs, an oven and a under the counter fridge with a separate under the counter freezer. The wooden dining table with four chairs sits in front of glass doors to the garden.
Stairs lead to the first floor and first double bedroom which is filled with light from the windows on either side. In the small hall at the top of the stairs is a built in wardrobe and a bathroom with shower, where there is also a washing machine.
From the dining area on the ground floor a short corridor of glass leads to the second part of the villa where the is a huge lounge on the ground floor. The bright room has modern furnishings which include a large sofa and an armchair that face a wood burning stove, ideal for the cooler nights during the Autumn and Spring. Glass doors lead out to the terrace and onto the garden.
The bedroom on the first floor has a romantic, iron four poster bed. Plenty of light enters the room from the two windows. The room, like the rest of the villa is in typical Tuscan style with a terracotta floor and a ceiling of wooden beams and terracotta tiles. The bathroom with shower is in the hall at the top of the stairs, there is also a built-in wardrobe in the hall.


2 double bedrooms which cannot be made into twin bedrooms
Note that the two sleeping areas do not interconnect.



Raffaello is semi-detached, part of the garden can be seen from the neighbouring villa garden.

In House: Facilities
  • The size of the apartment is 160 sqm
  • Furnished terrace
  • Barbecue
  • MP3 player
  • TV Sat (news only)
  • Stove top espresso machine
  • American coffee machine
  • Kettle
  • Toaster
  • Oven
  • Microwave oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing Machine Inhouse
  • Ironing board
  • Iron
  • Hairdryer
  • Mosquito screens
  • Fans
  • No smoking
  • Pets welcome
  • Internet WI-FI Inhouse
Resort: Galenda

Galenda is a small romantic hamlet located not far from Radda in Chianti and Gaiole in Chianti, two of the main towns of the area. Galenda sits at the top of a hill surrounded by typical Chianti Classico Tuscan landscape with cypresses, olive groves and vineyards.

The swimming pool is located about 50 meters away from the villas with vineyards rising to one side and a fantastic panoramic view across the Chianti hills to the other. It is the perfect place for relaxing after a day of sightseeing with it’s intimate atmosphere. There is a separate pool for children.
Galenda is an ensemble of 12 houses all renovated to extraordinary standards and all with a private entrance and garden or terrace . High quality materials have been used for the restoration: handmade terracotta floors and the beautiful terracotta tiled, typical Tuscan high ceilings with wooden beams are distinctive features of these charming villas. There are two roads passing through the hamlet that join and ending in a small charming square. The communal car park is located at the entrance to the property.
Galenda lies in a completely quiet rural setting, away from the flow of tourists, however is the perfect place from which to explore the entire Chianti. It is convenient to visit all the main towns and villages of this fascinating part of Tuscany, such as Radda, Gaiole, Castellina, Greve and Panzano. The historical art centres of Siena, San Gimignano and Florence can be reached by car in about half an hour.



Pool Info

The pool is located to one side of the property, about 50 meters away from the closest villas. It is situated in an excellent sunny position above the hamlet. With excellent views of the Tuscan hills from one side and olive groves to the other, this corner of Galenda offers an amazing setting for relaxing in the warm Tuscan sunshine.
The oval pool is shared between the twelve villas and is surrounded by a terrace with magnificent views of the natural Tuscan landscape. It lies on a lawn furnished with sun beds and umbrellas. There is also an external shower. In a corner there is a communal table shaded by the olive trees ideal to enjoy an aperitif while admiring the stunning scenery. Close to the main pool there is a small one for children.



The pool is oval shaped. It is 14x4-6 meter, 1.35 meters deep. The baby pool is 3 meters width, 50 cm. deep. They are open from May to September/October depending on weather conditions.
Onsite: Facilities and Local Services
  • Swimming pool The pool is 14x4-6 meter, 1.35 meters deep. The baby pool is 3 meters width, 50cm. deep. They are open from May to September/October depending on weather conditions. The pool is 14x4-6 meter, 1.35 meters deep. The baby pool is 3 meters width, 50cm. deep. They are open from May to September/October depending on weather conditions.
  • House Maid - service provided by local supplier - available on request
  • Leisure - cooking school, horse riding, ballooning, yachting
  • Private Chef - available on request
  • Babysitter - book in advance
  • Wine Tastings - available on request
  • Railways - Poggibonsi, 31km away
  • Distances - Florence 40km, Siena 25km, San Gimignano 50km
  • Approach road - 200 mts good unpaved road

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

 

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

December

31. - 07.
1366 US Dollar

January

07. - 14.
1366 US Dollar
14. - 21.
1366 US Dollar
21. - 28.
1366 US Dollar
28. - 04.
1366 US Dollar

February

04. - 11.
1366 US Dollar
11. - 18.
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18. - 25.
1366 US Dollar
25. - 04.
1366 US Dollar

March

04. - 11.
1366 US Dollar
11. - 18.
1366 US Dollar
18. - 25.
1366 US Dollar
25. - 01.
1366 US Dollar

April

01. - 08.
1366 US Dollar
08. - 15.
1366 US Dollar
15. - 22.
1366 US Dollar
22. - 29.
1366 US Dollar
29. - 06.
1366 US Dollar

May

06. - 13.
1366 US Dollar
13. - 20.
1366 US Dollar
20. - 27.
1366 US Dollar
27. - 03.
1366 US Dollar

June

03. - 10.
1576 US Dollar
10. - 17.
1576 US Dollar
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1576 US Dollar
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1576 US Dollar

July

01. - 08.
1576 US Dollar
08. - 15.
2100 US Dollar
15. - 22.
2100 US Dollar
22. - 29.
2100 US Dollar
29. - 05.
2100 US Dollar

August

05. - 12.
2100 US Dollar
12. - 19.
2100 US Dollar
19. - 26.
2100 US Dollar
26. - 02.
1576 US Dollar

September

02. - 09.
1576 US Dollar
09. - 16.
1576 US Dollar
16. - 23.
1576 US Dollar
23. - 30.
1366 US Dollar
30. - 07.
1366 US Dollar

October

07. - 14.
1366 US Dollar
14. - 21.
1366 US Dollar
21. - 28.
1366 US Dollar
28. - 04.
1366 US Dollar

November

04. - 11.
1366 US Dollar
11. - 18.
1366 US Dollar
18. - 25.
1366 US Dollar
25. - 02.
1366 US Dollar

December

02. - 09.
1366 US Dollar
09. - 16.
1366 US Dollar
16. - 23.
1366 US Dollar
23. - 30.
1366 US Dollar

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 200 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 and bathroom towels: included - provided by local supplier
  • Heating, if used: by consumption
  • Final clean: included - 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 10 euro per item per week
  • High chair: 1 available on request 5 euro per item per week

How to read the To Tuscany availability calendar.
 
27. - 03.
 
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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.

December

03. - 10.
1366 US Dollar
10. - 17.
1366 US Dollar
17. - 24.
1366 US Dollar
24. - 31.
1366 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 200 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 and bathroom towels: included - provided by local supplier
  • Heating, if used: by consumption
  • Final clean: included - 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 10 euro per item per week
  • High chair: 1 available on request 5 euro per item per week
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
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Jason
Young couple
Springfield, United States of America

Stay: November 2016
Very cozy and in general a good space above average for the area. There were some connectivity issues and could have been slightly more comfortable in the living areas.
Local attractions Castello di Ama and the village of Gaiole are not far.
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9
Anonymous
Group of friends
Köln, Germany

Stay: June 2016
großzügige Räume, großer privater Garten mit schöner Terrasse

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To Tuscany team comments for this review:

05.08.2016
OWNER COMMENT: Thank you for your positive feed back!
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Anonymous
Family with older children
Schalksmuehle, Germany

Stay: July 2015
Das Haus liegt in einer sehr schönen, ruhigen und sehr gepflegten kleinen Anlange. Es ist liebevoll eingerichtet und mit allem ausgestattet, was wir benötigt haben. Es verfügt über einen sehr schönen relativ großen eingewachsenen privaten Garten mit Terrasse, die mit einer Sitzgruppe für sechs Personen und zwei Gartenliegen ausgestattet ist. Der Poolbereich ist toll angelegt und nur wenige Schritte vom Garten des Hauses entfernt.
Wir haben die Zeit in Raffaello sehr genossen!

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Anonymous
Group of friends
pezenas, France

Stay: August 2015
site et cadre tres agreable

les moustiques !
Local attractions les villages du chianti

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Anonymous
Family with older children
Elst, Netherlands

Stay: August 2015
Groot, ruim huis met apart een relaxgedeelte en apart de keuken.
Goede sanitaire voorziening. Ruime tuin met zeer goede parasol en gezellig terras.
De verzorging van het zwembad. Heb de indruk dat in onze week niet een keer het zwembad schoon is gemaakt. heb zelf een aantal keren het met een net 's ochtends de dode insecten zoals spinnen, schorpioenen en sprinkhanen eruit gehaald. Veel vuil en haarballen in het zwembad.
Local attractions Ideale uitvalsbasis voor de Chianti streek

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Kenny
Family with young children
Evergem, Belgium

Stay: July 2015
De sfeer, omgeving, ligging, combinatie sociaal=privé,
Local attractions Voor de kindjes was het avonturenpark(30 min rijden van de woonst) een ware belevenis. Radda in Chianti is ook zeer kindvriendelijk, allemaal pluspunten!

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Nearest town

Galenda is located 5 km away from Lecchi in Chianti where there is a grocery store with provisions counter, a cafe bar which is open from Easter to October and a restaurant open all year round. Florence is 45 km away, Siena 20 km, Gaiole can be reached by car in about 20 minutes and Radda in Chianti in about 10 minutes.

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?
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 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: 73km - 1h 13m
Aeroporto Perugia: 128km - 1h 42m
Aeroporto Pisa: 132km - 1h 51m

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 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. Some properties have extra charges for pets, make sure you check the extra charges here for pet charges.

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