Casa Meleto is a private country house in middle of Tuscany; it and sleeps 8 people and makes a fantastic home base for your family vacation. Central location brings all of Tuscany available for day-trips. You’ll find it very easy to get around from here. And yet you would enjoy the seclusion of this farmhouse villa immersed in the exquisite countryside of Siena Province. Casa Meleto is close to the Chianti region, and also to the cities of Florence, Siena and Arezzo. This traditional home was built of local stone more than 200 years ago. Because the owners so meticulously restored it, the house retains the sensitive rustic ambience of the past. Interestingly, it belonged a few decades ago to Lea Massari, an Italian film actress popular in the 1960’s. Casa Meleto is superbly and comfortably furnished throughout with a mix of country style furniture. Original ingredients, such as exposed wooden beams, terracotta floors, French windows and shutters are an integral part of the character of this farmhouse. Casa Meleto is set in almost 5 hectares (12 acres) of lush grounds and gardens. Olive groves, vineyards and woodlands surround the property, inviting you to take long walks. The sparkling swimming pool is 52 x 26 feet (16 x 8 meters), it extends from the sun terrace and is for the exclusive use of the guests.
Interior of Villa in Siena Province
Extensive and spacious accommodation is offered on two levels. On the ground floor is a complete kitchen with modern cooking facilities. Kitchen equipment includes fan forced oven, dishwasher and fridge/freezer. A dining area has a rustic refectory table and it adjoins the kitchen. The spectacular large sitting room has a rather massive traditional fireplace (wood supplied). There’s a round table, so you have a choice of dining areas. Finally, two smaller sitting areas offer comfortable leisure spaces for watching television, reading or playing games. There’s also a full bathroom and efficient laundry with washing machine & drier on this level for your convenience.
4 Bedrooms upstairs at Casa Meleto
Upstairs are four spacious, airy bedrooms; 3 with large double beds and one with two single beds. All beds are exceptionally comfortable and there are extra single beds available for children if required (2 max.). Two full bathrooms are on this level each with bathtub, shower, bidet and WC. You arrive at the house along 900 m of dirt track road. Separate from the main house is an outbuilding that the owners use briefly on the weekends when guests arrive and depart.
Amenities at Casa Meleto near Sinalunga
The owner offers free unlimited wi-fi broadband internet access. Amenities include gadgets such as Satellite TV and CD player. The kitchen is well equipped with microwave, oven, fridge/freezer, dish-washer, toaster, filter coffee maker, and kettle. The laundry has both washing machine and tumble dryer.
Distances to Casa Meleto
Nearest Towns = Sinalunga 4 miles (6km), Lucignano 4.5 miles (7km)
Nearest best restaurant = il Goccino in Lucignano 4.5 miles, and Walter Redaelli in Bettole, 7.5 miles (12km)
Motorway A1 exit = Valdichiana, 6 miles (10km)
Nearby cities: Siena 25 miles (40km), Arezzo 28 miles (45km), Perugia 40 miles (65km), Florence 70 miles (110km),
Other cities: Pisa 130 miles (210km), Rome 140 miles (230km), Venice 220 miles (350km)
Rental Price Includes:
Private pool, open from May tru September
Wi-Fi Internet access
Wood for the fireplace
Property cleaned and supplied with bed linen and bathroom towels with weekly change
One baby’s bed (for children up to 3 years) on request at time of booking
Electricity, hot and cold water
Rental Price Doesn’t Include:
Breakage deposit Euro 300 (payable in cash on your arrival and held by the owner for the duration of your stay)
Obligatory final cleaning fee = Euro 150
Heating Euro 5 per per cubic meter (if used)
Local Tourist Tax = Euro 0,50 per person per day, children up to 14 years do not pay
Bedroom 1: one large double bed (queen size) for 2 people
Bedroom 2: one large double bed (queen size) for 2 people
Bedroom 3: one large double bed (queen size) for 2 people
Bedroom 4: twin beds for 2 people