Vacation Villa Rentals in the Panoramic hills of Arezzo
In the panoramic valley of Casentino, situated between Florence and Arezzo, the vacation villa rentals Borgo La Casa offer a tranquil and authentic Tuscan experience for groups of up to 10 persons.
A picturesque Tuscan hamlet has been beautifully restored to capture the charm and color of yesteryear while offering its guests every modern comfort including air conditioning and WiFi.
This amazing corner of Tuscany, with it rich local history, castles, colorful small towns and immense national park is nestled between the amazing town of Arezzo and the exciting city of Florence, Italy
Top 3 reasons you'll love Borgo La Casa
TRANQUILITY & PEACE
Tucked into the countryside of Casentino, a small yet active valley in Arezzo, guests will appreciate the relaxing atmosphere
HISTORICAL & GENUINE
Hike the National Park of Casentino, visit the many hilltop castles, stroll authentic small towns & monasteries that date back to the year 1000's
ELEGANCE & COMFORT
Spacious and luminous, the rooms & living areas are well thought out to accommodate group activities and today’s modern lifestyle
Set in a quiet little corner of Tuscany, not far from the exciting city of Florence or the amazing town of Arezzo, Borgo La Casa features two private vacation villa rentals which when combined will accommodate up to 10 persons. Perfectly restored, capturing the local color and hospitality of the area, Casa Giglio and Casa Girasole can be rented individually for up to 6 and 4 persons each or rented together for groups of up to 10 persons providing a space to vacation with the extra plus of privacy.
Comfort with Elegance Create an Inviting Atmosphere
Casa Giglio, with three bedrooms and three en suite bathrooms, is suitable for families and friends of up to 6 persons. Set on two floors this villas has a private garden and terrace where one can appreciate the tranquil setting and lovely countryside. The ground floor has been restored to provide a lovely space with fireplace dedicated to relaxing and spending time together in good company. The kitchen is furnished with quality equipment including refrigerator, dishwasher, stove and coffee maker.
The second floor features two double bedrooms and one bedroom with two single beds, each room promises lovely views and an elegant decor. The bedrooms are furnished with WiFi reception, private air conditioning, floor heating for the cooler months and private en suite bathrooms.
Casa Girasole, located practically next door to Casa Giglio, is a private villa for up to 4 persons. It is particularly well suited for families with small children since it is organized all on one floor with no stairs and has two bedrooms: a master bedroom with a large double bed and a second bedroom with bunk beds (two single beds). Each bedroom has comfortable parquet wood flooring and includes a large private en suite bathroom with sink and WC. One bathroom has a shower while the second bathroom includes a tub and a shower stall.
Live the Gardens, Terraces and Panoramic Pool
Both vacation villa rentals are fully furnished with an elegant yet comfortable decor, using the colors of the countryside and several classical accents, for example the terracotta floors and wrought iron ornaments. The gardens are well maintained and there is a private space dedicated to each villa, as well as abundant garden furniture on the terraces and poolside.
Though extremely close, only minutes by car, to two bustling towns in the Casentino valley, the holiday accommodations provide a relaxing and quiet spot to enjoy the vacation and time with family and friends. The private heated swimming pool, which is shared only by the two vacation villas, provides ample space to catch some Tuscan sun and soak in the tranquil countryside atmosphere.
There is a common area where guests have access to a laundry room, including a washer and dryer. The grounds surrounding the villas provide many opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors, including a play area dedicated to the little ones.
Enjoy a Vacation in an Authentic Tuscan Setting
Casentino Valley embraces several small and characteristic small towns in Tuscany; you will still find the old world charm of shops where you are greeted by name, local and genuine menus at the restaurants and a rich and revered past. The vacation villas are located close to shops, restaurants, and several points of interest which offer a full calendar of events all year long, ranging from concerts, wine expos, and activities for the kids.
Remember to leave time to visit the Castle of Poppi and several of the other castles which give testament to the Guidi family who settled in Casentino over a 1000 years ago. Check out the many opportunities to explore the immense and amazing national park in Casentino which stretches over the Apennine mountains and includes two age old monasteries. And for those who appreciate getting close to nature you will find several organized adventures biking, horseback riding or hiking the many trails that criss-cross the valley.
Located just an hour southeast of Florence and barely 45 minutes north of Arezzo, a town filled with surprises from Medici fortresses to delicious vineyards, Borgo La Casa is set in an ideal position to combine the beauty of the landscape with the exciting cities which have made Tuscany famous throughout the world. You can easily venture to visit Siena, and its beautiful Duomo, or the much noted town of Cortona made famous in the movie and book “Under the Tuscan Sun”.
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