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Le Ginepraie

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Le Ginepraie
bedrooms: 5

bathrooms: 5

available for: 8 to 12 people

villa: Private Pool

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Le Ginepraie
Location address: Pignano - Volterra - Pisa   Show on map Show on map
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A comfortable villa located between Colle val D’Elsa and Volterra, Le Ginepraie provides you with a beautiful peaceful location but easy access to the historical towns. The villa, with its wonderful views is ideal for a family holiday in the heart of Tuscany.

Le Ginepraie is a 17th century villa painstakingly restored to its past glorious state with high vaulted ceilings, of wooden beams and terracotta tiles. In the garden there is a large pool surrounded by sun beds and umbrellas. From the pool area there are excellent views of the rolling hills surrounding the villa.

Le Ginepraie is built on two floors and it is composed of 3 intercommunicating houses and a small studio, making it perfect for family groups by allowing the various family groups to have their own area of the villa. On the ground floor as you enter the courtyard you find to your left the studio that is composed of a bathroom with shower and a sleeping area that has a comfortable double bed.


At the end of the hall there is the entrance to a living area of the villa, in this light and spacious area there is a dining table, a kitchenette and a lounge. From one side of the lounge you have access to the gardens. Off the living area there are two bedrooms with double beds, each bedroom has it’s own en-suite bathroom with shower.

Off the entrance hall there is a typical Tuscan staircase that takes you to the first floor. On the left of the small landing at the top of the stairs there is a lounge area that has a double sofa bed. At the end of the room there is a kitchen with dining room. After crossing the kitchen area you enter a small hall off which there is the spacious bedroom that has a double bed, and a bathroom with shower.

To the right of the main stairs there is the last part of the house that consists of a large spacious lounge area with double sofa bed that leads into a kitchen with dining room. At this table 12 people can be seated, by joining on another table you will be able to seat 16 people. Off the kitchen there is a small corridor that leads to the bathroom with shower and a double bedroom.



All the kitchens include a fridge/freezer, gas cooker and dishwasher. Each of the living areas of the house have Sat TV, fireplace and CD player.
There is a small on site restaurant where owners offer their guests meals. 
Meals available are:
Breakfast, either sweet or savoury
Brunch
Snack of cured meats and cheeses
Dinner, a full 5 course meal with wine
Complete info and prices are available on arrival
Advance booking is necessary if you require meals on your arrival evening and following morning.
In addition to offering meals the owners will also be offering cooking classes which will start in the afternoon at 16.00 and last approximately three hours. The dishes vary depending on client’s requests or preferences.


The owners live on the property, at the far end of the pool, about 50meters away. They will not disturb you in anyway and will not be using the pool, which is private to Ginepraia.



In front of the house there is a laundry area that includes a washing machine, dryer and ironing facilities.

Free wifi available in the garden, under the loggia and in part of the house.


Pool Info

The large pool is a few meters from the house. The pool area is surrounded by sun chairs and umbrellas providing you with the perfect place to sit and relax while enjoying the warm Tuscan sun.
To the far end of the pool there is the owner’s house. The pool is private to the villa.
It is 6x12 meters and 1.20 to 2.40meters deep. It is open from April to October.

The pool is surrounded by a safety fence.

In House: Facilities
  • The size of the villa is 400 sqm
  • Sofabed 4 doubles
  • TV Sat
  • No pets allowed
  • Separate kitchen
  • Barbecue
  • Fire place (open)
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Dishwasher
  • Note: there is no oven
  • Microwave oven
  • Hairdryer
  • Toaster
  • American coffee machine
  • Stove top espresso machine
  • Kettle
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Fans
  • Internet WI-FI Inhouse
Onsite: Facilities and Local Services
  • Pool fenced - 6x12 meters and 1.2 to 2.4meters deep, open from April to October - 6x12 meters and 1.2 to 2.4meters deep, open from April to October
  • House Maid - service provided by local supplier - available on request
  • Babysitter - available on request
  • Restaurant - info and prices available from owner on arrival .
  • Cooking Courses - info and prices available from owner on arrival.
  • Washing Machine Onsite - a wash-house is available with a washing machine, dryer and ironing facilities. There is a small charge for the use of the washing machine.
  • Leisure - biking, walking, wine tasting
  • Tennis - Poggibonsi, 26km away
  • Approach road - Last 500meters unpaved road
  • Distances - Pisa 60km, Florence 60km, Volterra 12km, Siena 35km, San Gimignano 15km

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7 Night Villa Price in US Dollar for up to 12 people - Price is NOT per head

 

2016 availability
To Tuscany's up to date availability data-base is checked at the moment of your request.

August

3480 US Dollar

September

3480 US Dollar
3480 US Dollar
2760 US Dollar
2760 US Dollar

October

2760 US Dollar
08. - 15.
2760 US Dollar
15. - 22.
2760 US Dollar
22. - 29.
2760 US Dollar
29. - 05.
2760 US Dollar

November

2760 US Dollar
2760 US Dollar
2760 US Dollar
2760 US Dollar

December

2760 US Dollar
2760 US Dollar
2760 US Dollar
2760 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 500 Euro payable only in Euro. 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: Per Day
  • Final clean: included - provided by local supplier

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

December

2760 US Dollar

January

2760 US Dollar
2760 US Dollar
2760 US Dollar
2760 US Dollar

February

2760 US Dollar
2760 US Dollar
2760 US Dollar
2760 US Dollar

March

2760 US Dollar
2760 US Dollar
18. - 25.
2760 US Dollar
25. - 01.
2760 US Dollar

April

01. - 08.
2760 US Dollar
2760 US Dollar
3480 US Dollar
22. - 29.
2760 US Dollar
29. - 06.
3480 US Dollar

May

06. - 13.
2760 US Dollar
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2760 US Dollar
20. - 27.
2760 US Dollar
27. - 03.
2760 US Dollar

June

3480 US Dollar
10. - 17.
3480 US Dollar
3480 US Dollar
3480 US Dollar

July

01. - 08.
4440 US Dollar
08. - 15.
4440 US Dollar
15. - 22.
4440 US Dollar
4440 US Dollar
4440 US Dollar

August

4440 US Dollar
4440 US Dollar
19. - 26.
4440 US Dollar
26. - 02.
3480 US Dollar

September

02. - 09.
3480 US Dollar
09. - 16.
3480 US Dollar
16. - 23.
2760 US Dollar
23. - 30.
2760 US Dollar
30. - 07.
2760 US Dollar

October

07. - 14.
2760 US Dollar
14. - 21.
2760 US Dollar
21. - 28.
2760 US Dollar
28. - 04.
3480 US Dollar

November

2760 US Dollar
2760 US Dollar
2760 US Dollar
2760 US Dollar

December

2760 US Dollar
2760 US Dollar
2760 US Dollar
2760 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 500 Euro payable only in Euro. 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: Per Day
  • Final clean: included - provided by local supplier
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
10
Anonymous
Family with older children
Düsseldorf, Germany

Stay: July 2016
Wir hatten eine super schöne Zeit in Le Ginepraie. Das Haus und die Landschaft waren einfach traumschön. Der Pool war optimal zum Spielen und Schwimmen und wurde täglich früh morgens gesäubert. Die Lage ist genial, da Volterra, San Gimignano, Siena und Florenz sehr gut zu erreichen waren. Die Vermieter Valerio und Paola sind ausgesprochen nett und sehr hilfsbereit. Der Urlaub hätte nicht schöner sein können.
Local attractions Volterra ist in 15 Minuten zu erreichen und ist einfach bezaubernd.

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Anita
Group of friends
Chennai , India

Stay: June 2016
Amazing experience, great breakfast, delicious desserts, ideal location ambience
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10
christine
Mature couple
lyon, France

Stay: October 2015
Cette vaste maison rénovée avec gout culmine sur une colline, offrant un vaste paysage, tres calme (on est dans une réserve naturelle) sans bruit de voiture,d'avion ou d'aboiement de chien.
La region est riche de paysages doux et exaltants, avec une douceur de climat tres agréable, meme en Octobre.
Les villes et villages celebres sont tout pres: Voltera, San Giminiano, Sienne,... , mais on peut aussi faire des découvertes comme l'Abbazia di Monte Olivero ou les termes de Saturnia.
Paola et Valerio donnent de tres bons conseils pour découvrir ces merveilles , mais aussi pour de bonnes adresses de magasins a Florence, de producteurs locaux de vin et d'huile d'olive ou de petits chemins tout pres de la maison.
Gouter a la cuisine de Paola, notamment ses pates fraiches et sauce au gibier vous laissera d'excellents souvenir!
Nous ne pouvons que recommander cette superbe adresse
Local attractions Enoteca del Duco - Voltera

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Anonymous
Family with older children
Kranzberg, Germany

Stay: August 2015
Die ruhige, traumhafte Lage. Die komfortable, liebevolle gut organisierte Ausstattung. Es hat wirklich nichts gefehlt. Wunderschön, sehr sauber.
Die Vermieter sind außerordentlich freundlich, hilfsbereit und nett. Valerio organisiert wirklich alles. Man sollte ihn auch alles fragen. Er hat gute Tipps für Ausflüge, zum Essen, Reiten und vieles mehr. Die Vermieter sprechen sehr gut Englisch.
Traumhaft auch dieser lange Tisch im Torbogen, unser Lieblingsplatz. Der Pizzaofen war super, wir haben ihn 2 mal ausprobiert. Hat echt Spaß gemacht!
Wunderbarer Pool, schön erfrischend.
Local attractions Casole D`Elsa. Sehr schöner Ort. Dort kann man sehr gut einkaufen in kleinen Läden, und Abends günstig zum Essen gehen. Valerio bringt einen zu einer Schafskäserei. Sehr gute Pecorinos, Ricotta und einen sagenhaften Gorgonzola. Unbedingt dort einkaufen.

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Anonymous
Family with young children
Schwäbisch Gmünd, Germany

Stay: May 2015
Besonders hervorzuheben ist die Lage des Hauses in den Hügeln mit Blick, die großzügige Raumaufteilung und die Qualität mancher Einrichtungsgegenstände (gute Betten!/ Fliegegitter an den Fenstern/ Fensterläden). Ebenfalls sehr positiv wirkte auf uns die Vermieterfamilie, die immer ansprechbar war, sehr freundlich und zuvorkommend agierte, uns aber ansonsten völlig in Ruhe ließ.
Uns hat alles gefallen, aber wenn man etwas zu verbessern suchte, dann könnte man bei der Küchenausstattung nachbessern: Die beschichteten Pfannen waren schon sehr zerkratzt und die Holzgerätschaften schon ziemlich abgenutzt.
In manchen Zimmern tummelten sich ein paar Ameisen, aber das ist wohl auf dem Land normal.
Local attractions Ausflüge nach St. Gimminano, Volterra und Certaldo fanden wir sehr schön. da man so nahe wohnt, kann man gelassen vor den Massen dort hin fahren, alles betrachten und gemütliche in Lunch nehmen.

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Guido
Group of friends
Karlsruhe, Germany

Stay: May 2015
Sehr aufmerksamer Vermieter, sehr sehr gepflegt (beim Rasen meint man, auf einem Rasenteppich zu laufen). Alles war gut.
Vor allen Fenstern optimaler Fliegenschutz (!)
Offener Kamin in Küche wurde genutzt; Holz war vorhanden, hat bestens funktioniert.
Ein EG-Zimmer hat etwas gemuffelt.
Local attractions Siena, Volterra, San Gimignano

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To Tuscany team comments for this review:

22.05.2015
Thank you for your review. On rainy days, there can be a musty smell and it is advisable to air the room daily. The owner has also added a dehumidifier. He is also working on a long term solution using a masonry dehumidification system to correct the problem.
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Philippe
Family with older children
Bruxelles, Belgium

Stay: August 2014
Le paysage est magnifique. Des quatre côtés de la maison la vue est imprenable.
Les chambres sont très belles et certaines spacieuses.
L'accueil des propriétaires est extrêmement chaleureux et tout en restant discret , ils font tout pour que notre séjour se passe au mieux. S'il manque quelque chose à la villa, ils se démènent dans l'heure pour que cela apparaisse.
Local attractions L'endroit est tellement beau et la cuisine des propriétaires est délicieuse. Donc nous sommes peu sortis. Un soir à la pizzeria restau le cipresse, c'était très bon

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Nearest town

The nearest village is Castel San Gimignano that is about 5km away. In this village there is a restaurant and a small shop. Further away in Colle val d’Elsa or San Gimignano you will find all amenities.

FAQ

- What time can we arrive? By what time must we vacate the property?
Check in is from 18.00 - 19.00.
Checkout by: 10.00

- Can we arrive earlier than 18.00 - 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
Aeroporto Pisa: 73km - 1h 14m
Florence Airport: 85km - 1h 16m
Aeroporto Perugia: 158km - 2h 01m

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

 
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