Property: Villa Podere il Poggione
Location: Pisa  (Tuscany)
Sleeps: 14
7 Nights From: € 2,200 - € 3,000
  • Villa Podere il Poggione
  • Villa Podere il Poggione
  • Villa Podere il Poggione
  • Villa Podere il Poggione
  • Villa Podere il Poggione
  • Villa Podere il Poggione
  • Villa Podere il Poggione
  • Villa Podere il Poggione
  • Villa Podere il Poggione
  • Villa Podere il Poggione
  • Villa Podere il Poggione

Description

Ground floor: large kitchen, paintry, living room with fireplace and dining room
First floor: 2 double rooms with private bathroom, 2 triple rooms with private bathroom = tot 10 beds available
First floor: a suite with 1 double bed and 3 single beds, private bathroom and living room. = tot 5 beds All the beds can be king or single

Extra Services:
cleaning service = 8 euro/hr
possibility to buy some organic seasonal products of Podere il Poggione, when available :
extra virgin olive oil
honey
jam
eggs
vegetables and fruit

Extra Activities:
guided art tours = 200 euro per group
guided archaeological tours or hiking =
half day, 65 euro per person
full day, 90 euro per person
1/2 day experience of digging with the archaeologists in an archaeological site = 70 euro per person
horse back riding = please, contact the owners
ceramics making = 70 euro per person (4 hrs)
yoga classes = 40 euro/ hr
massages = 40 euro/ hr
cooking classes = 110 euro (includes dinner with wine and recipes folder)
wine tasting = 90 euro per person for guided visit to 2 wine producers and guided wine tasting
Music and theatre: it is possible to book a music or theater performance to have a special evening at Podere il Poggione. The actor(s) or the musician(s) will come and give their performance here. Cost from 300 to 500 euro:
Classic music concerts (quartets)
Classic music concerts (soloists)
Folk Italian music from Naples
mime performance
puppet show

The swimming pool is a salt-water pool with a very low chlorine content.

The principal activity at the house is a selection of hands-on cookery courses allowing you to reproduce at home some of the traditional Tuscan recipes and share them with your friends and family.
More information at www.tastytuscany.com

Facilities and Activities

Facilities

  • Beds

    Beds

    This property has 9 single beds and 3 double beds.

  • Pool

    Pool

    This property has pool.

  • Cook

    Cook

    This property has cook.

  • Mobile phone coverage

    Mobile phone coverage

    Good mobile phone reception.

  • Fax

    Fax

    This property has a fax machine.

  • TV set

    TV set

    This property is equipped with the TV set.

  • Stereo

    Stereo

    This property is has a hi-fi audio system.

  • Cot

    Cot

    This property has a cot (advance warning required).

  • Laundry

    Laundry

    This property has a washing machine.

  • Maid

    Maid

    This property provides a maid service on request. The maid is available.

  • Internet

    Internet

    This property is equipped with an internet connection

  • Satellite

    Satellite

    This property is equipped with satellite

  • Baby sitter

    Baby sitter

    This property provides a baby sitter service, if required. (10 Euros/hr). Please mention on booking.

  • Dishwasher

    Dishwasher

    Dishwasher available

  • Barbecue

    Barbecue

    Barbecue available

  • Extra Facilities

    Extra Facilities

    Laundry/Ironing service.
    Relaxing Massages
    Hair dresser
    Solarium

Activities

  • Mountain Biking

    Mountain Biking

    Bikes available

  • Hiking

    Hiking

    Good hiking in the surrounding area

  • Wine/Oil Production

    Wine/Oil Production

    The family has been involved in the process of oil and wine production since the 17th century. A very special extravirgin olive oil can be purchased from the farm. You will find a bottle of each on arrival.

  • Tennis

    Tennis

    Tennis court nearby

  • Thermal Baths & Beauty Centre

    Thermal Baths & Beauty Centre

    Thermal Baths nearby.

  • Seaside

    Seaside

    The villa is 40 mins away from Livorno beach, and 1 hr away from the famous resort of Forte dei Marmi.

  • Golfing

    Golfing

    Golf course(s) near by

  • Horse Riding

    Horse Riding

    Equestrian Centre near by

  • Seasonal Info

    Seasonal Info



    Official site of the mayor's office Volterra (in English)
    www.comune.volterra.pi.it

    Martelli Pasta www.famigliamartelli.it

    Castello di Lari (with its own Ghost!) - www.CastelloDiLari.com

    SEASONAL TREATS
    Porcini mushroom seasons begins late September
    - White Truffles season starts mid October and the area of San Miniato is famous for this rare product.
    - The olive harvest and pressing is late October, early November.

    MARKETS
    please note all local markets are held in the mornings only:
    Monday - Casole d'Elsa (every second Monday)
    Tuesday - Poggibonsi
    Wednesday - Siena and Certaldo
    Thursday - San Gimignano
    Friday - Colle Val d'Elsa
    Saturday - Castellina-in-Chianti

    OUTLETS
    The Mall - Gucci, Armani etc.. Exit the A1 autostrada (Florence/Roma) at Incisa. Follow signs for Pontassieve. 'The Mall' is located in the area of Leccio.
    Dolce and Gabbanna - Directions as for The Mall, but turn left at signs for Rignano Sul Arno.

    ANTIQUE MARKETS
    Chianciano Terme - second weekend of every month
    Sarteano - third Sunday of every month
    Arezzo - First Sunday of every month

    FESTIVALS
    Festival season is from June onwards. Every Small town / village will have saints day and the larger towns will have several. A selection:

    Saints days - San Gimignano - 31 January and 12 March
    Calcio in Costume - 19/24 and 28 June - Florence
    Gioco del Ponte - Pisa - last Sunday in June
    Il Palio - Siena - 2 July and 16 August
    Settimane Musicale - Siena - last week July
    Il Palio - Casole d'Elsa - July
    Festival of Santa Fina - San Gimignano - First week August
    Festival of Sant'Agostino - San Gimignano - 29 August
    Festa della Bistecca - Cortona - 15 August
    Wine Festival - Greve in Chianti - second week of September
    Porcini Mushroom Festival - Pievescola - September
    Cristalware exhibitions - Colle Val d'Elsa - September
    The Giostra del Saracino, in piazza grande (Arezzo's answer to the Palio). Much safer for the horses as it is a joust rather than a race and not to be missed if you are here for the August 15th. A series of connected festivals are spread out from the last week in July for about a month.

    GENERAL INFORMATION WEBSITES
    Tuscany Tourism
    www.turismo.toscana.it
    Tuscany Direct Portal
    www.tuscanydirect.it

    TUSCANY ACTIVITIES WEBSITES
    Music and theatre in the city of Florence
    www.maggiofiorentino.com - for programme click here .
    Siena Music festival Siena
    www.italydaily.it
    Art festival in Montepulciano 24 July - 4 August
    www.nautilus-mp.com
    Spoleto Music, Cinema and Theatre festival - 28 June - 14 July
    www.spoletofestival.it
    Wine Trails
    www.terreditoscana.regione.toscana.it
    Opera festivals
    www.operabase.com
    Jazz music
    www.umbriajazz.com
    The Palio in Siena
    www.ilpaliodisiena.com
    The Giostra del Saracino
    www.vps.it
    Walking in Volterra
    www.comune.volterra.pi.it
    Museums in Florence
    www.museumsinflorence.com

Calendar – Availability

(Bookings can only be made from Saturday to Saturday.)

2017 | 2018 | 2019
2016 Jan2 9 16 23 30
2016 Feb6 13 20 27  
2016 Mar5 12 19 26  
2016 Apr2 9 16 23 30
2016 May7 14 21 28  
2016 Jun4 11 18 25  
2016 Jul2 9 16 23 30
2016 Aug6 13 20 27  
2016 Sep3 10 17 24  
2016 Oct1 8 15 22 29
2016 Nov5 12 19 26  
2016 Dec3 10 17 24 31
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# Low season price: €2,200.00
# Mid season price: €2,600.00
# High season price: €3,000.00
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Location


Place: Pisa

leaning tower in Piazza dei Miracoli, Arno river runs down throught the town.