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la Casa dei Fiordalisi, Trequandawww.ifiordalisi.com
Vacation Rentals, Italy, Tuscany
Elegant 6 bedroom house in Tuscany hilltown, built along the original city wall.
Available Weeks, 2012
We have weeks in November and December. Perhaps Christmas in Tuscany??
Imagine yourself in Tuscany…Local chefs are available to cook, cater, or give cooking lessons using fresh vegetables and herbs from the La Casa garden Explore the region’s history on your own or with licensed art and history guides. Hot air ballooning is available nearby for an unforgettable experience over the incomparable Tuscan landscape. Or simply unwind at La Casa with a refreshing dip in the pool and lounging on the garden terrace.
La Casa dei Fiordalisi is located in Trequanda, an historic hill town located north of Rome, and near Siena and Florence, in the heart of Tuscan wine country. The region around Trequanda is known for its spectacular scenery, history, art, architecture, artisan cheeses, honey, pasta, Chianina beef, spring and fall truffles and, of course, its olive oil. The world famous Chianti, brunello, and vino nobile wineries are all within a half hour drive through our beautiful countryside.
The village of Trequanda has all the amenities of life. There is a small piazza at the center of the village with bar, café and outdoor seating, a castle, a meat market, a grocery, ATM, pharmacy, newsstand, bakery, and a pizzeria, osteria, and regionally famous full service restaurant with terrace dining, a few minutes walk from La Casa dei Fiordalisi. Additionally, there are fifteen family-owned restaurants within a short drive, providing everything from wood-baked pizza to sophisticated Euro-cuisine.
La Casa dei Fiordalisi
La Casa dei Fiordalisi is a newly restored 13th century private home, built along the inside of the Trequanda city wall. In the 17th century, an addition outside the wall provided covered loggia spaces and open terraces for all the upper rooms of the house.
After two years of careful restoration, La Casa has a gourmet kitchen and working pantry, entertaining areas inside and out, six bedrooms with attached baths (and each bath with its own washing machine!). There are six fireplaces, and an indoor wood grill for making amazing meals. Living spaces open onto dining and sunning terraces, a swimming pool, and a private garden with fresh seasonal fruits, vegetables and herbs.
La Casa dei Fiordalisi is made up of three distinct living spaces:
All the sitting rooms have sofa beds. Trundle beds and children’s cots are also available. Authentic furnishings and original art are set off by the natural stone and plaster walls. Handmade terra cotta floors extend throughout La Casa. All this creates a fine balance between ancient, antique and comfortable.
Music systems, wireless Internet access, solar hot water, rain water harvesting and other modern touches also enhance La Casa.
Massage, horseback riding, hot air ballooning, painting lessons, classical music concert series, walking tours, and wine tastings are all easy to plan, and we are pleased to help you.
The house in its entirety, as a single rental of six bedrooms, is perfect for family vacations and reunions, groups of friends, and weddings and other celebrations.
Renting La Casa dei Fiordalisi
We look forward to hearing from you and sharing La Casa dei Fiordalisi, La Casetta and La Citta with you. Because of our experience and joy in the region, we are happy to answer your questions and help you plan for a memorable Tuscan experience
From May through October the house rents in its entirety. From November through April the three parts of the house may be rented as separate units.
Photos of the village and house, and house floor plans, can be viewed at www.ifiordalisi.com.
To check availability, please send an email inquiry to email@example.com. We look forward to answering you promptly.
Company: la Casa dei Fiordalisi, Trequanda
Website: www.ifiordalisi.comE-mail: Click here to send an e-mail inquiry
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