You find Casa Marco (sleeps 10) in a scenic farming area just a short drive from the medieval city of Siena. This family home has a wonderful location on a low hill embracing the countryside with olive groves and wheat fields. While the lovely feeling of openness carries over to the property, its fenced grounds also give it a sense of protected privacy. Come and enjoy the furnished poolside terrace stretching the width of the building. This is the perfect house for family reunions – not too elegant or too stiff. Casa Marco offers all the right elements ensuring a fun and relaxing vacation with space enough for everyone.
Inside Casa Marco Siena
Casa Marco was originally built as a barn. Now it has a formal entrance into a front hallway, that brings you to the spacious living area. French doors lead into the bright eat-in kitchen from the sweeping terrace. Another set of French doors leads into the living/dining room. There you find a sofa-group and comfortable furnishings, an open fireplace and a dining table that expands to seat up to 10. Two large double bedrooms and one small single bedroom are on this floor, together with a bathroom and a shower room.
Upstairs at Rental Villa in Siena
A staircase off the front hall takes you to the upper floor. Up there are two double bedrooms – one has an en-suite shower room, a single bedroom and an additional shower room. All bedrooms have colorful bedspreads and good country furniture. The modern shower rooms are nicely tiled while fitted with folding shower doors, which allow more space and dryer floors.
Garden and Pool at Villa in Tuscany
Out in the well-tended grounds you find generous space for dining, play and relaxation. Sun-beds and a furnished gazebo that overlook the pool on the spacious terrace. Outdoor lighting around the property and inside the pool allow you can linger over al fresco dinners and as a result, you can splash the night away. Newly installed on the lower level of the house is a home spa with jacuzzi, sauna and cascading shower that all guarantee a relaxed end to your busy day. And just to make sure, on request, the owner can organize a professional massage on site.
Location of Casa Marco next to Siena
Even with all this relaxed country feel, Casa Marco is only a few minutes from the nearest coffee bar and market. You can drive to Siena is almost ten minutes from Casa Marco. Siena was once a strong rival to Florence and a protector of the Via Francigena trail for pilgrims heading to Rome. Siena’s winding streets and gorgeous architecture have survived the ages to delight the modern traveler. Today Siena is famous for its Palio horse race and also the spectacular shell-shaped piazza Il Campo. Whether you spend hours exploring the city center, follow the trail out to the wine hills, or simply lounge by the pool, this corner of Tuscany is guaranteed to please.
Amenities at Casa Marco
All bedrooms and the living area have air conditioning, that is paid locally based on usage. Guests are invited to emjoy the facilities in the Spa on the lower ground level of the villa, and will only be charged for electricity consumed, as indicated on the meter. The pool is not fenced in so please bring a water alarm if you have young children.
Distance to Casa Marco
Nearest Village is San Miniato, 2 km, city of Siena is 5 km
Restaurants in Siena are Osteria Nonna Gina, Grattacielo, and Osteria Le Logge
A 4-lane highway takes you to Florence in 70 km; the Autostrada A1 exit at Val di Chiana is 50 km
Near by Cities are Siena 5 km, San Gimignano 40 km, Montalcino 45 km, Pienza 70 km, Florence 70 km