The Chic Villa

tuscany, italy
3 bedroom - 3 bath
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20% off all stays in May and June
Travel dates:
€400 - €542 per night (EUR)
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Property perks

  • Concierge
    A concierge service is available for this property
  • Baby rental
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    We work with a carefully-chosen baby equipment rental partner in this location
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  • Itinerary
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    This property is professionally managed by a trusted partner

Perks for the Parents

Nestled into the hills with panoramic views of the countryside and surrounding villages, this stylish villa with a pool near Cortona has beautiful gardens and includes plenty for parents with babies. Bathrobes are provided for parents. For those traveling with grandparents or extended family, a 1-bedroom private pool villa is also available by arrangement with the owner. Close to Cortona in the Val di Chiana, an hour’s drive will take you to Florence, Montepulciano, Siena and Perugia. The house is close to a bakery, all day take away pizzeria, supermarkets, shops and restaurants.

Why Kids Love it

This beautiful villa is great for babies and children; there are ungated steps in and around the property, the floor is hard, and the pool is not gated so toddlers will need a little extra attention. There is plenty of space to play and relax around the pool and in the large garden. Outdoor and adventure lovers will enjoy Saltalbero Park, Rapolano Terme, squad or buggy tours and sailing lessons at the nearby Trasimeno lake, 25 minutes’ drive away. Other family attractions nearby include pony riding. Nuna Sena cribs, Nuna baby changer, Nuna swaying seat, high chairs, baby bathtub, Puj tub, Aden + Anaïs baby dream blankets and soft swaddles are provided on request.

Things to Know

Minimum stay: 4 nights during off season and 7 nights during peak season. Stays run from Saturday-Saturday from July 1-August 31. The swimming pool does not have a gate but is set away from the house. The villa is set over 2 floors without stair gates; inside the villa and around the garden there are a few stairs. The car park is off street and the whole property is fenced, with a video-monitored gate. Also included: cable TV and WiFi.

About the Location

The residence is a few kilometers from the historic heart of Cortona in the peaceful countryside of Tuscany’s Val di Chiana. It is less than 1 hour’s drive from Florence, the Chianti area and the wine capitals of Montepulciano and Montalcino, Siena, Pienza, Arezzo, Lake Trasimeno, Perugia and Assisi. The closest airports are Perugia 60 km, Florence 130 km and Rome 200 km. Car rental strongly recommended.

Accommodation Details

This 3-bedroom villa features an open plan living and dining area off of the fully equipped kitchen along with 3 bedrooms and baths that can accommodate families with garden, pool and sunset views. Bedrooms include 2 with queensize beds and 1 with 2 twin beds which can be made up to a queensize bed; the kitchen has a coffee maker, dishwasher, washing machine, oven and microwave. The private terrace has alfresco dining and lounge areas with lovely garden views. The gardens have also been restored with extensive stone work, mature olive, cypress and fig trees.

Style Notes

Contemporary classic. This stunning Italian villa mixes contemporary minimalism with comfort inside plus well preserved historic exteriors. The outside style of the buildings has been for the most part preserved but the inside has been entirely re-organized according to a minimalist and comfortable combination. The villa presents bright monochromatic design, mostly Italian furniture, and furniture designed and photography from owners, taken during their trips around Italy. We love the pared back sophisticated style.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Baby Bath
  • Baby Monitor
  • Babysitter / Nanny
  • Backyard / Garden
  • Balcony
  • Bathtub
  • Bed Rails
  • Bicycles
  • Cabinet Locks
  • Changing Table
  • Chef / Catering
  • Children's Dinnerware
  • Corner Guards
  • DVD Library
  • DVD Player
  • Dishwasher
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace Guards
  • Game Console
  • High Chair
  • Housekeeper
  • Outlet Plugs
  • Parking
  • Pet-friendly
  • Pool
  • Pool Gate
  • Stair Gates
  • Television
  • Toys / Children's Books
  • Washer / Dryer
  • Wifi
  • Window Guards
2 queen
2 twin / single
sleeps 2
2 travel crib
Angie N.
Member since January 26, 2017
I am a travel lover. As I got older, my addiction to Italy kept getting worse, so I kept coming again, again and again. Luckily my husband fell in love with this gorgeous country too ! Eventually, we were given the opportunity to purchase a property in Tuscany and decided that renovating houses and gardens locally would be the very best excuse to be in Italy as much as we wanted. But, as we still did not want to loose all our friends because of the distance from our hometown, we kept two houses with private pools so we can accommodate them with their kids when they come and visit us. As our friend's families only come from time to time, we are able to accommodate others.

Tuscany, Italy

Olive groves, vineyards and rolling hills

This region of central Italy is as picture-perfect as you’ve heard: all rolling countryside, cypress trees, hazy views and historic stone villages. For those too young to enjoy wine, olive oil and relaxing, there are water parks, child-friendly heritage sites and theme parks, meadows and woods to play in, and donkeys to befriend. Hire a car and explore the surrounding area, buy fresh pasta to cook at home later, or spend afternoons in vineyards deciding which variety of Chianti you like the best.