Villa Poggio Cherici
Historic villa with private pool in the Tuscan countryside, near Florence
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Villa Poggio Cherici
Historic villa with private pool and panoramic view, located in the countryside of Rignano sull'Arno, just a few km from Florence. It can sleep up to 14 people, has 7 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms.
Villa Poggio Cherici is a historic villa built in the early 17th century by the Pepi family, and it is located in the countryside of Rignano sull'Arno, just half an hour from Florence.
The property stands on a hill from which you can enjoy a splendid view of the Arno Valley.
Immersed in a well-kept garden with lawn, the villa boasts a large pool (12 x 5 m, depth from 1.2 to 3 m), open from 1st May to 30th October. The pool is surrounded by an enchanting orchard and is equipped with deck chairs and parasol.
Inside the garden you will find a family chapel, a dining area (with tables, chairs and barbecue) and some lounge areas (with benches, armchairs and hammocks for relaxing).
At guests' disposal also a ping pong table and a private parking for 8-10 cars.
Villa Poggio Cherici is spread over 3 floors, and can accommodate up to 14 people, has 7 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms. The property has provided with Internet Wifi and mosquito nets in the bedrooms. Pets are allowed on request.
Ground floor: The ground floor is dedicated to the living area as follows: a living room with sofa and armchairs, a large dining room with a table for 8-10 people, an eat-in kitchen equipped with: breakfast table for 6 people, stove, fireplace, coffee maker, toaster, oven and refrigerator. Afterwards we find a large study-library, a laundry room and a pantry with ironing room (ironing board + iron).
A bathroom with shower completes the floor.
First floor: The upper floor, accessible by climbing the stairs, houses the sleeping area as follows: 1 double canopy bed and ensuite bathroom with tub, 1 twin with ensuite bathroom with shower and 2 double bedrooms. We then find a large bathroom with tub, a toilet, a wardrobe, a living room-study and a tea room.
Second floor: The top floor consists of 2 double bedrooms, 1 double bedroom with private sitting room, a playroom and a bathroom with shower.
Prices and conditions
Included in the price: Utilities (water, gas, electricity); house, garden and pool maintenance; Internet Wifi.
Excluded from the price: Final cleaning (500.00€); extra guest (15th person): 70.00€ per day. Tourist tax (the amount usually varies, depending on location, from €0,50 to €4.00 per person per night for a maximum of seven nights, excluding minors, and will be paid upon arrival).
Security deposit: Customers are required to pay 1.000,00€ security deposit upon arrival (cash), which will be returned at the end of the stay upon any damages.
Places to visit
Villa Poggio Cherici is located in the countryside of Rignano sull’Arno, on the outskirts of the Chianti area, and just half an hour by car from Florence. In the town of Rignano (which is just 900 m from the villa), you will find all the necessary services: food shops, post office, bank/ATM, pharmacy, bars, restaurants, supermarket.
The proximity to the Chianti Classico region – known worldwide for the prestigious wine – allows you to visit its charming villages such as Gaiole, Radda and Castellina. Arezzo and Siena are also easily reachable by car.
For shopping lovers, we suggest you visit the nearby outlet The Mall (5 km), where the most important international fashion brands can be found.
For sports lovers, there is a tennis court, and a riding stable at just 600 from the property.
Main distances: Rignano sull’Arno (900 m); Florence (24 km); Castellina in Chianti (50 km); Arezzo (57 km); Siena (94 km); Pisa (136 km); Livorno (156 km).
Seating area with sofa/chair
Wireless internet connection
Plates and bowls
Self-controlled heating/cooling system
Private Living Room
Ping Pong Table
Tables and chairs
Outdoor dining area