1-800-454-5922 Toll Free
Email Address

Bella Vista di Montefienali at Montefienali, Gaiole in Chianti - Siena

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

Bella Vista is situated on the western side of the historic village of Montefienali and enjoys glorious views from the sunny, private terrace. With two large bedrooms and bathrooms on two levels, this house offers versatile accommodation for families or groups of friends travelling together. It is furnished and decorated with many personal touches that enhance the traditional interior of wooden beamed ceilings and terracotta floors.

The house is reached down a gravel path that leads to the pergola-covered terrace.  Here the Tuscan oak front door opens into the living, dining and kitchen area. A second door with French windows allows light and breezes to enter. The living space is furnished with a comfortable double divan, two matching armchairs and a coffee table. A TV Sat and CD player are provided.

The sleek modern kitchen at the far end of the room is fully fitted. Modern white units house 4 gas hobs, a microwave, under-counter fridge with freezer compartment, and a dishwasher. Please note there is no conventional oven. A wooden dining table and chairs make up the dining area.

Three stone steps lead from the kitchen up to a small hallway, off which is a bathroom and a bedroom. This large bedroom has a wrought iron framed double bed and a single bed that can also be set up as a sofa if not required as a bed. There is a built in wardrobe and bedside tables with reading lamps. The adjacent bathroom has a shower and is finished in travertine tiles.

The upstairs bedroom and bathroom are reached up stone steps. This spacious bedroom has a double bed with bedside tables and reading lamps; also a large wooden wardrobe and dressing table with mirror. Far reaching sunset views over the wooded valley can be enjoyed from the bedroom window. The bathroom is finished in travertine tiles and has a shower.

Outdoors the proximity to the natural landscape can be enjoyed. Bathed in sun for most of the day, the raised terrace seems suspended above the trees. Seated at the outdoor table and chairs under the shade of the pergola, or preparing an evening meal at the barbecue provided, this is the perfect place to relax and unwind whilst enjoying a glass of local wine as the sun sets behind the hillside at the end of the day.

Small and medium size pets are allowed and must be kept on a lead at all times when outside. There is a 50 Euro charge per week for their stay. Please bring your own bowls and blankets.

This villa has a selection of premium services included in the price. Click here to find out what splendid treats await you here.

60 meters from the swimming pool area.

There are mosquito nets on all windows except for the French windows. 

One of Italy's national monuments Montefienali emerged in the middle of the 13th Century as a remote staging post on an ancient Roman road into the Chianti. After a two-year restoration project Montefienali is once more the ideal place for rest and recuperation for both body and mind and an ideal get away from it all.

Montefienali high point is the perfect place for its twin swimming pools. There is a 15 mtrs x 7.5 mtrs pool and a small children’s swimming pool 1 mtr deep - pools are open from April to October. Sun beds and umbrellas furnish the surrounding garden and terraces to provide a great place for basking in the sun while taking in the stunning vista of the hamlet and hilltop villages beyond.

A selection of accommodation of individual cottages in an isolated location with terracotta floors, beamed ceilings and traditional-style furniture, creating an appealingly traditional ambience that offers a private terrace/garden to enjoy the Tuscan hills while sun bathing or dining outdoors.
Every Sunday during July and August there is music and dancing at Monteluco, which is 4km away from Montefienali.

Click here to download local walking routes.

Download the most popular experiences at Montefienali

There is also a wonderful shop on site which sells local produce including, milk, bread, meats, wines and many other products. Outside is a small communal garden with tables, chairs and parasols.
The shop is open from the middle of June to the middle of September.

Shopping service available for an extra charge. Please book in advance if required on arrival. You may also arrange this service on site for the remainder of your stay.

Note about the approach road: Approximately 2 km of wide, well maintained,  unpaved road of no particular difficulty followed by a final kilometre of narrow paved road with 100 mtrs of steep slope at 25% . Proceed with caution in case of oncoming traffic.

Bathed in sunshine for most of the day, the swimming pool is in a secluded position at the top of the village. Surrounded by terraced lawns and screened by trees it enjoys wonderful, uninterrupted views of the surrounding hillsides. It is a pleasure to take the short uphill path through the trees in order to reach this tranquil spot. Picnic tables and benches under a covered terrace above the pools add to the enjoyment.

The main pool is 15 mtrs x 7.5 mtrs and 1.5 mtrs deep, open April to October (weather permitting). The children’s pool is 5 x 5 mtrs and 0.60 mtrs deep. There are plenty of sun-loungers with head shades, making this a great place to soak up the sun and enjoy the magnificent natural surroundings of Montefienali.


Pet Friendly
Flexible dates
Furnished terrace
TV - Sat Astra Free View
Fully equipped kitchen
Filter coffee maker
Pets welcome
Pre arrival shopping service on request, extra charge

Additional information

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

Terms and conditions: please read the booking contract

The Security Deposit is 0 Euro In lieu of Euro cash, upon arrival you will be required to sign a damage agreement which obliges you to pay any costs resulting from damage, loss or theft of property from the villa you have rented. 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

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: 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

Optional extra costs: Small and medium size pets are allowed, however there is a weekly charge of 50 Euros.

Villa Services: The owner of the villa does not supply services to guests. Services are arranged by To Tuscany and offered by local licensed suppliers.

Concierge Service
If you would like suggestions and tips regarding different activities you can do during your stay please contact our concierge service at concierge@to-tuscany.com

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.​

Villa rates

2018 Prices per villa
Date range
7 night price
02 Jun - 07 Jul 2018
1535 US Dollar *
13% discount available between 16 Jun - 30 Jun. Save 198 US Dollar
07 Jul - 25 Aug 2018
1974 US Dollar
25 Aug - 15 Sep 2018
1535 US Dollar
15 Sep - 10 Nov 2018
1265 US Dollar
10 Nov - 15 Dec 2018
1103 US Dollar
15 Dec - 29 Dec 2018
1265 US Dollar
2019 Prices per villa
Date range
7 night price
29 Dec - 05 Jan 2019
1279 US Dollar
05 Jan - 23 Mar 2019
1110 US Dollar
23 Mar - 01 Jun 2019
1279 US Dollar
01 Jun - 06 Jul 2019
1549 US Dollar
06 Jul - 24 Aug 2019
1994 US Dollar
24 Aug - 14 Sep 2019
1549 US Dollar
14 Sep - 09 Nov 2019
1279 US Dollar
09 Nov - 14 Dec 2019
1110 US Dollar
14 Dec - 28 Dec 2019
1279 US Dollar

What's the villa like inside?

Dining Room

Villa location

How far are the airports? Distances and driving time
  • Florence Airport: 85km - 1h 19m
  • Aeroporto Perugia: 117km - 1h 40m
  • Aeroporto Pisa: 145km - 1h 56m
How far are the nearest towns? Distances and driving time
  • San Gusme: 10km - 0h 20m
  • Gaiole in Chianti: 15km - 0h 26m
  • Radda in Chianti: 22km - 0h 37m

The nearest restaurant is 5km in the village Starda, and the nearest village for shopping is 12km in San Gusme' while the Chianti towns of Gaiole and Radda are 15km and 22km respectively.

 More options
Golf Club
Horse riding

Guest reviews: Bella Vista di Montefienali at Montefienali <div class='textCenter'>8,5/ 10</div>Score from 4 reviews - Excellent (4 Client reviews)

July 2017
Family with older children
Leiderdorp, Netherlands Leiderdorp, Netherlands
Guest villa score
Would you like to translate?
geweldige vakantieplek voor een prachtig Toscane-ervaring midden in de Chiantistreek. Prachtige locatie, heerlijk rustig, vriendelijke en hulpvaardige ondersteuning ter plaatse. Heerlijk zwembad. Goede uitvalsbasis voor de schitterende omgeving.
Local attractions Sienna, Chianti-route, San Gimignano

Any duration

Duration (weeks)

Any size

Number of Guests

adults (ages 16 +)

children (ages 2 - 15)

infants (ages <2 yr)

7 nights from
1103 to 1974 US Dollar

15 other properties onsite:

  • Il Fienile di Montefienali at Montefienali 4 people 9,1(7)
    from 972 US Dollar
  • Raffaello at Montefienali 3 to 4 people 8(4)
    from 763 US Dollar
  • Frantoio-Rosmarino at Montefienali 4 people 0(0)
    from 891 US Dollar
  • Il Portico at Montefienali 3 people 8,8(8)
    from 675 US Dollar
  • Casa de Pizzichi C at Montefienali 2 people 9(5)
    from 567 US Dollar
  • Casa de' Pecci B at Montefienali 4 people 8,9(5)
    from 851 US Dollar
  • Casa della Nonna C at Montefienali 2 to 4 people 8,6(10)
    from 608 US Dollar
  • Il Rosmarino at Montefienali 2 people 8(1)
    from 676 US Dollar
  • La Chiocciola at Montefienali 4 people 9(2)
    from 810 US Dollar
  • Il Piccolo Istrice at Montefienali 6 people 9,5(3)
    from 1391 US Dollar
  • Loggia at Montefienali 3 to 4 people 10(2)
    from 695 US Dollar
  • Casa della Nonna A at Montefienali 4 people 8,9(5)
    from 837 US Dollar
  • Villa Silvia at Montefienali 3 to 4 people 8,8(5)
    from 695 US Dollar
  • La Terrazza at Montefienali 4 people 7,3(4)
    from 932 US Dollar
  • Il Frantoio at Montefienali 2 people 9(4)
    from 709 US Dollar

Recently viewed

  • Bella Vista di Montefienali at Montefienali
    8,5 (4)
    2 2 bedrooms 2 2 bathrooms 5 5 people
    7 nights from 891 to 1762 US Dollar View Villa
Villa finder