Borgo Gerlino is large stone farmhouse set on a soft hill top enjoying sweeping views of the beautiful Chianti country side south east of Siena. The property has just undergone a major refit and now boasts a fantastic kitchen, modern bathrooms as very comfortable outdoor seating area by the swimming pool all very tastefully furnished with beautifully decorated walls. The house and guest house are fully climatized via an under-floor heating and cooling system. Its set overlooking its own vineyards facing west, the sunsets from the outside dining area or the pool terrace are magical. This is a very private property, with 20 acres of land with a gated drive, ensuring total privacy great for large families or a group of friends. The guest house has a games room for teenagers and three bedrooms so that they are free to make as much noise as they want, away from the adults. You have easy access to Siena, you can drive down to Montepulciano as to Arezzo or up to Florence and there are many beautiful villages and towns within easy reach. We can arrange cooks, extra maid service as cooking lessons at the villa.
Max Occupancy: 18
Villas in Chianti, Tuscany
- Private Pool
- Maid included
- Internet Connection
- Hot Tub
- Fully Air-conditioned villa
- Heated Pool
In the Vallambra, a little green valley at the eastern edge of the Chianti region, the nearby town of Ambra, 9km/5.5 miles boasts the nearest shops, bars and restaurants including a weekly market. Levane and Bucine, respectively 20km/12 miles and 16km/10 miles, both have large supermarkets with the later also having tennis courts and a railway station. The shopping is somewhat more varied at Montevarchi, 40 minutes, with a weekly market on Thursday’s and a Prada factory outlet in addition to the essentials. The gorgeous city of Arezzo is a 50-minute drive to the east and to the west are all the villages and vineyards of Chianti, Gaiole in Chianti, just over 40 minutes, where tastings are offered at the cooperativa. Siena, famous for Il Palio, reachable in about 30 minutes while Florence about 1 hour to the north.
Main house / Ground floor
Dining room for 18 people, two living rooms with TV and direct access to the garden. New and very well equipped kitchen leading to the dining room and out to the shaded al fresco dining area in the garden.
[Up to few steps] Utility room, WC, climatized double bedroom with en-suite bathroom. Staircase to access first floor.
Main house/First floor
Two climatized double bedrooms with four poster bed (and possibility to ad an extra bed) with en-suite bathroom with shower, three climatized twin bedrooms [all convertible to double] and with en-suite bathrooms with shower, one climatized double bedroom with en-suite bathroom with shower and independent access from the garden, one climatized twin bedroom [convertible to double] with separate access from the garden.
Guest House/Ground floor
Dining room with TV, two climatized twin bedrooms [both convertible to double] with en-suite bathroom with shower.
Guest House/First floor
Climatized twin bedroom [convertible to double] with en-suite bathroom with shower and independent access from the garden.
Set within a 0.5 hectare/1 acre fenced garden you have a stone-paved shaded area with al fresco dining table for 18 people, traditional barbecue and wood oven, 12 x 6 / 38 x 19 feet swimming pool surrounded by a cotto paved area with shaded lounge area for 8 people, external shower.
Annex located next to the swimming pool with sauna, Jacuzzi, hand basin and shower.
Assistance is provided locally by the property's helpful caretaker, who does speak English and lives in the nearby village Ambra. Services included in the rental fee and optional services available, are noted under Price and Availability.
Climatized rooms throughout [via an under-floor heating and cooling system that shall not reduce the temperature to the same extent as air conditioning]. Dishwasher. Microwave. Barbecue. Wood oven. Washing machine. Two satellite TV’s [No Sky channels]. DVD and CD player. iPod docking station. Mosquito nets. Central heating. One working fireplace. Wireless ADSL internet connection. Intruder alarm.
Tennis courts at Bucine, 16km/10 miles. Horse riding at Castelnuovo Berardenga , 10km/6 miles. Tennis courts, 18-hole golf course and Polo at Bagnaia, 38km/23 miles or closer to Florence at Circolo del Golf dell'Ugolino, about 1 hour.
Kettle. Toaster. Mixer. Iron and ironing board. Moka and American coffee maker. Slicer. Hairdryers (one in every bathroom).
The private swimming pool,12 x 6m/38 x 19 feet, has a costant depth of 1.4m/4.6 feet with steps for entry/exit.
The swimming pool heating system runs on electricity and depending on atmospheric conditions, heating will cost approximately Euro 700 per week; this is purely an indication and may vary.
Amenities for children
1 cot. 1 highchair.
Prices & live Availability
No pricing and availability information for product for year 2017, but in the meantime we are more than happy to discuss any information you require regarding our villas. We can also save your details to our Pre-Booking database and contact you once we launch sales, ensuring you get priority on the villa and the period you want. Enquire here.