Aiola

Europe / Italy / Tuscany

Villa Aiola is a strikingly beautiful, restored country house that is part of a 1700-acre estate located in the Val d’Orcia region in southern Tuscany.

up to 6
Bedrooms
up to 12
Guests
5
Bathrooms
7
Min. Nights

Overview

This extraordinary beautiful area of Italy sits between the land south of Siena and the borders of Umbria. Characteristic of Val D’Orcia are the villa’s open, breathaking views of Mount Amiata, with the unchanged landscape reminescent of old master paintings. The nearby San Casciano dei Bagni, a beautiful, unspoiled medieval village, is just 10 minutes away by car and a rather well-kept secret south of Siena. This intimate, luxurious haven is ideal for private getaways and family reunions.

Villa Aiola provides maximum comfort in a peaceful, refined and very private atmosphere. Guests can enjoy walks and bike rides through the property’s private paths and visits to the nearby Montepulciano, Montalcino, and Cetona - famous for their history, cuisine and wineries. Also close is San Casciano dei Bagni - its best kept secret is an old Roman spa offering therapeutic thermal spring waters and beauty/health treatments. Enjoy typical local cuisine in this villa prepared by a Tuscan cook who has mastered the traditional culinary skills of the region.

Accommodations

Ground Floor

  • Spacious living/game room accessible via separate garden entrance
  • Billiard table
  • Gambling table
  • Dining area with open kitchen corner

First Floor

  • Spacious living room with fireplace
  • Elegant dining room
  • Small, fully-equipped kitchen
  • Study corner with desk
  • Sitting room with plasma, satellite TV

Outside features

  • Private pergola for dining al fresco
  • An extensive lawn for lounging and private woods for long walks
  • Very well-tended gardens
  • Soccer field
  • Majestic swimming pool

Features

6 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms

Sleeps 12 People

Pool

Air Conditioning

A/C with portable standing units in all bedrooms (extra cost)

Additional guest bathroom off garden

Dryer

Fax Machine

Laundry and ironing facilities on the premises at disposal of the guests

Satellite TV

Very old chapel on the grounds

Washer

Window screens (except in living room)

Wireless internet connection


Details

Bedroom Details

Bedroom 1 (Ground Floor): Spacious twin/queen bedroom with private bathroom with tub with shower
Bedroom 2 (Ground Floor): Queen bedroom with large private bathroom with tub with handheld shower. Both bedrooms are accessible via separate garden entrances
Bedroom 3 (First Floor): Master queen suite with private bathroom with tub and shower stall
Bedroom 4 (First Floor): Private suite with 1 twin bedroom, TV room with 1 single bed, and en-suite bathroom with shower
Bedroom 5 (First Floor): Twin bedroom, shared bathroom with shower
Bedroom 6 (First Floor): Full bedroom (bed size 1.50 cm x 200 cm), shared bathroom with shower

Pool Details

Majestic swimming pool

Staff and Services

Morning housekeeping service for 4 hours per day
Final cleaning
Gardener and pool maintenance service

Staff and Services (at additional cost)

Cook service
Personal laundry and ironing service
Babysitting service (subject to availability)

Location Details

Nearest town is Sarteano - 7 minute drive
Lucca - 2 hours
Siena - 1 hour and 15 minutes
Florence - 1.5 hours
Rome - 2 hours

Villa Notes

Check-in between 4 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Check-out by 10 a.m.
Electricity (excluding A/C) and water are included
All services must be paid locally, prior to departure unless otherwise arranged
Important note regarding Chef/ Cook Services: All Chef/Cook services need to be arranged by your Concierge. Only Villa approved Chef/Cooks can be used. This also pertains to In-Villa cooking lessons.
Due to limited transportation in outlying and rural areas, a rental car is essential for stays at countryside villas in Italy. We are more than happy to arrange a car for you during your stay, please just let us know at time of booking.
Please note that Italy villas rent from Saturday to Saturday. Exceptions may be possible on a case by case basis and upon request.
The Italian government has implemented a Visitor’s Tax of €1.50 - €5.00 per person, per day and applies to all overnight stays for the first seven days in the destination. This tax is payable to the local property manager.
Most villas in Italy require the cost of extra services be paid upon arrival in cash. Please check with your Villa Specialist or Concierge for details.

Rates

Travel Dates Bedrooms Min. Night Stay Nightly Rates
January 04, 2020 - April 10, 2020
6 7 $ 1601
April 11, 2020 - September 18, 2020
6 7 $ 1738
September 19, 2020 - December 18, 2020
6 7 $ 1601
December 19, 2020 - January 08, 2021
Christmas/ New Year
6 7 $ 1738
USD rates above based on approximate currency conversion. Holiday dates may not be listed in rate chart. Rates are subject to change without notice. Please confirm rate, holiday dates, and currency with your Villa Specialist at time of booking.

Tax Service Charge Details

A/C portable units, approx. €350/week (6 units)
Heating charged upon usage, approx. €100/day
Telephone charges extra
Food allowance: €1000

Security Deposit Details

€2,500 - Pre-collected

Minimum Stay Details

1 Week - Saturday to Saturday rental.


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Villa Booking Cost

Amazon Gift Card Value/Destination Dollars

$5,000 – $15,000

$150

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$250

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$1,000

$100,001 +

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Please be advised the destination is currently closed due to COVID-19.  The date listed is subject to change at any time by the local government.  Villas of Distinction will make every reasonable attempt to update this date as we receive information from the local government.



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Location

Villa information may change without notice and should be confirmed with our villa rental specialists.