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Il Colle di Sotto - a charming and ancient Tuscan property -
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     Sleeps: 6 persons      Saturday - Saturday rentals only      Minimum rental period: 4 nights      Number of bedrooms: 2      Floor: 3     
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Description In the countryside of Montelupo Fiorentino, a town in the immediate outskirts of Florence and so famous for its ceramics that itís called The Town of Ceramics, thereís a charming quaint Tuscan construction surrounded by olives and secular cypress trees.

It is a renovated independent barn of 100 meters, with a 360į panorama from a green and quiet hill, opening directly over spectacular views of the Tuscan countryside.

It is the ideal place for anyone who desires to unite art, history and relaxation in the sweet nature of Tuscany.

It can sleep up six people and it is composed of a luminous, multicoloured and fully equipped kitchen with the latest mod cons, two double bedrooms with double antique iron beds and two bathrooms with cabin shower. Upstairs there is an open-plan upper-gallery with a large sitting room with two sofa (one is a sofa bed for two people), equipped with Satellite TV, DVD player, stereo with CD player, books, a fireplace with firewood and an antique Tuscan chest of drawers.

The original architectural details have been preserved and incorporated into a new, elegant and comfortable design. The barn has been restructured using traditional materials: local stone, exposed wooden beams and Florentine terracotta floors, giving a touch of simple elegance.

Here and there, you will find precious detail such as fine paintings, ceramics from Montelupo and typical ornaments in character with the building.

Outside there is a spacious luminous veranda, equipped with chairs, deckchairs and a table, where is possible to sun-bathe and to have splendid open air breakfasts or romantic suppers, and where our guests can relax anytime they want with a unique, peaceful and suggestive view.

The wonderful swimming pool (10,5x7,5 mt.) with Jacuzzi pool, furnished with sun beds, reclining armchairs, table and chairs is surrounded by lawns and landscaped gardens framed by the rolling wooded hills beyond, is a lovely spot to relax and have a cooling dip.
It has been built near the olive grove away from any splashing sound that may be created for those who prefer to enjoy the calmness of the Tuscan countryside.
Use of the pool is reserved for guests renting Il Colle di Sotto and the owners who live in the house near.

The structure is equipped with heating, a washing machine, an ironing board, a safe, an alarm system, first aid box, a mobile phone with pre-paid phone card, iron, hair-drier, automatic gate, free car parking space and a spacious independent garden.

Il Colle di Sotto is situated in an exceptionally beautiful part of Chianti-shire, above the Arno valley and about 230 metres above sea level.

It is within easy reach of the most famous Tuscan cities: only 20 minutes from Florence, only 10 minutes from Vinci and San Miniato, 30 minutes from Pisa, 50 minutes from Siena, Volterra, Monteriggioni, San Gimignano.

Il Colle di Sotto follows a formula of five basic ingredients the 5 Cís: Character, Courtesy, Calm, Charm, Customer satisfaction.

Il Colle di Sotto is open all year round!
NotesPrices included: All taxes (IVA 10%) - Firewood (one basket) - Free Covered parking for 2 cars - Final cleaning per stay - Colle di Sotto Welcome Token - Weekly change Linen and towels - Electricity, Water (hot and cold) and Gas - Free ADSL internet connection - Safe - Alarm System - First Aid box Baby cot and High chair (on request) - Use swimming pool (half of May - half of September) If you want to extend the pool opening period, it will be necessary to ask it at least 2 months in advance and there is an extra price to pay, directly to the owner, of Euro 200,00 a week. Prices excluded: Firewood - Euro 15,00 per basket - Daily change of Linen Euro 7,00 per person per change - Daily change of Towels Euro 5,00 per person per change - Extra cleaning Euro 12,00 per hour - Heating by cubic meter reading - Extra on demand SPECIAL OFFER: From 27 October to 22 December, on weekly stay, will be applied a 5% discount on current price list!
ContactAddress: Via del Colle 19 - Loc. Botinaccio - 50056 Montelupo Fiorentino (FI)
Reservation PolicyCheck-In: on Saturday from 04.00 pm until 07.00 pm
Check-Out: on Saturday before 10.00 am

Payment policy
At reservation: Non-refundable down payment 30%with Credit card or Bank transfer
60 days before Check-In: Final payment 70% with Credit card or Bank transfer
At Check-In: Security deposit (Returned at Check-Out) Euro 300,00 in Cash

Credit cards accepted: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Diners.

Minimum stay: 7 nights in peak and medium season and 4 nights in low season.

Pets no allowed.
Cancellation PolicyFrom reservation to 60 days before Check-In 30%
From 59 days before Check-In to 45 days before Check-In 50%
From 44 days before Check-In to 0 hours before Check-In 100%
No Show - 100%