Villa Ennio was originally a 13th century monastery, sitting on a hilltop just south of Siena. Now fully remodeled, it has the warm feel of a private family residence that sleeps 14 or 18 people. With handsome furniture and luxurious decor, this villa spreads over 2 floors. An inner courtyard allows abundant light into every room, while the outside windows overlook the beautiful surrounding landscape. You can see the city of Siena in the background, just 15 minutes away. This gorgeous Villa is the ideal solution for large groups to enjoy a special vacation in the heart of Tuscany.
Outside Living and Sports at Villa Ennio
At Villa Ennio you can immerse yourself in the Tuscan countryside. The setting is in the middle of a lush park with plenty of trees, shrubs and flowers. First of all, there’s the huge swimming pool (15 x 7.50 m) with a shaded cabana overlooking the valleys around Siena. For your ball games, come play on the regulation-size tennis court and kick ball on the five-a-side soccer field. A fully equipped gym is located further at the Annex. This gym is complete with treadmill, weight-training machines, and also with sauna and shower.
Local Area of Villa near Siena
Villa Ennio is located almost a mile from the small nearby village of Corsano. You can easily come here to a shop and a cafe locally, and also take advantage of the short 15 minute drive to Siena. This famous medieval city offers great shopping and a wide range of restaurants and wine bars. If you time it right, you can experience the fun atmosphere of the famous Palio horse race. This signature event in Siena takes place twice a year in the splendid arena of Piazza del Campo, on July 2nd and August 16th.
Main Building Ground Floor
This secluded independent residence is composed of the main building(7 bedrooms) and a further annex (2 bedrooms). The main building sleeps 14 people in bedrooms on the upper floor, while the annex has ground floor bedrooms for 4 people. On the ground level of the Villa is a large internal courtyard where it’s possible to eat outside. Inside you have a dining room, a large living room with a fireplace, billiard table and CD player. There’s a separate room for watching satellite TV and also a powder-room toilet. The large kitchen is fully equipped with a fireplace, oven, a fridge with an ice dispenser, a freezer and dishwasher. The wine cellar is in the basement. This Main Villa can be rented separately, without the Annex.
Main Building Upper Floor and the Annex
On the upper floor is a large well furnished living room with a fireplace, computer, printer and fax. The first double bedroom has an en-suite bathroom with bath. The second double bedroom comes with en-suite bathroom with shower and Turkish bath. The third bedroom is a large double suite with a studio, dressing room and en-suite bathroom with a hydro-massage bath. The fourth and fifth double bedrooms share a bathroom opening into the corridor. The sixth and seventh double bedrooms share an en-suite bathroom with bath. Finally, there’s also a winter room with a cozy fireplace. The annex sleeps 4 people with living room, kitchen, two double bedrooms, both with en-suite shower rooms.
Amenities at Villa Ennio Siena
Swimming pool is very large measuring 15 x 7.5 meters. For your games, the tennis court has a red-clay surface, there’s a five-a-side football pitch, and bowls. On the ground floor of the annex you find the gym and sauna, maybe just a 50 meters walk from the villa. The parking lot has space for several cars and vans. There’s an Internet connection, a pizza oven and a laundry. Next to the swimming pool is a recently restored building with another kitchen, barbecue, a bathroom with shower, and a stereo. In the Villa, each bedroom has air conditioning and stereo for music. Services available on request are: extra cleaning, catering, waiting staff, drivers, and massages. The 90 acre estate around the Villa produces olive oil. A very competent and helpful care-taker lives on the property.
Distances from the Villa
Nearest Village: Corsano 1.5 km
Local restaurant in Corsano: Osteria il Ristoro
Motorway exit: Siena South 4 km
Near by Cities: Siena 16 km, San Gimignano 50 km, Florence 90 km, Pisa 130 km