In the renowned Chianti countryside near Certaldo Tuscany
The vacation home, La Certaldina in the heart of Tuscany is only a short distance from both Florence and Siena. Carved out of an antique villa, the vacation accommodations feature 8 independent apartments with a private garden.
The vacation accommodations are comprised of 8 private holiday apartments in the Villa and the Fienile, connected by a splendid veranda called La Limonaia and by a marvelous panoramic terrace which overlooks the Chianti vineyards.
A stay at the holiday apartment rentals at La Certaldina means both close contact with the amazing Tuscan natural landscape as well as easy access to many sites including Pisa, Lucca, Volterra, San Gimignano, and many famous art treasures.
Top 3 reasons you'll love La Certaldina
FABULOUS VIEW OF THE VINEYARD
Nothing says Tuscany better than a lovely view of the local vineyards. Grab a book, suntan lotion or even a glass, and enjoy!
EASY ACCESS TO MANY CITIES
A fantastic position for visiting many of the interesting and beautiful towns and museums of Tuscany, including a few off the beaten track
GAMES & ACTIVITIES FOR ALL AGES
Besides the pool, and the opportunity to take leisurely hikes, there is ping pong, badminton, bows & arrows, and cooking classes
Carved out of a traditional Tuscan farmhouse, the vacation accommodations are set in the villa, and the nearby barn which have been transformed into 8 comfortable and spacious self catering apartments. Connecting the two spaces is the common area La Limonaia, where groups, families, friends or couples can find space to simply relax and appreciate some quiet time in a classical Tuscan atmosphere.
A Genuine Tuscan Farmhouse
The 8 independent vacation apartments are suitable for families, couples and friends traveling together. There are two apartments with two bedrooms, a living room, a fully equipped kitchen and bathroom. These apartments all have SAT-TV, internet and a private garden with spectacular views. There is a laundry room available for all guests, and the apartments are furnished with hairdryer, iron and iron board as well as all bed, bath and kitchen linens.
The main villa has five separate holiday accommodations, while the barn houses three apartments all comprised of one double bedroom, living room, bathroom, and kitchenette. The bathrooms are furnished with a sink, shower, WC and a bidet (except for one apartment in the villa). The bedrooms feature lovely four posters beds and a view of the grounds. Each apartment includes a sofa bed for an extra two persons.
Find Activities for Everyone
La Limonaia is set above a marvelous panoramic terrace which overlooks the Chianti vineyards. This common room has a welcoming atmosphere for reading and relaxing and it is open to all of the guests at La Certaldina. The area is furnished with a fireplace and a library containing books about Tuscany and publications in various languages. Ask for a tasting of the local wines and Certaldina extra virgin olive oil, a unique experience to savor the true flavors of the area.
A stay at the holiday apartment rentals at La Certaldina, means you will come in close contact with the amazing Tuscan nature. The swimming pool is totally immersed in a setting surrounded by olive trees. Among the many ideas to enjoy the park which surrounds the vacation apartments you can go out on horseback, stay at home and play darts, or for the younger children use the special playground, or even go fishing in the adjacent pond. La Certaldina has fishing rods for hire.
Visit Cities of Art & Small Towns
The enviable position of the La Certaldina gives guests the opportunity to truly appreciate the diversity and natural beauty of Tuscany. With easy access to the main roads, the vacation apartments are a great starting point to explore cities like Florence, Siena and Pisa all of which host world famous monuments and impressive museums. For those who want to eat out, the charming town of Certaldo is just 5 minutes away, where you will find a wide range of restaurants.
However, the position close to Chianti Classico also invites guests to explore the many nearby vineyards with their antique wine cellars and grape production, not to mention the extra virgin olive oil, and honey. It is always fun to select fresh fruits and vegetables at the local markets and explore the small hilltop towns. The local train station at Certaldo gives you the opportunity to travel to the larger cities without using the car.
But the best part of a stay at La Certaldina, is staying at home means enjoying the onsite pool, relaxing on the private terrace, a hike on the grounds or fun family time playing games. The possibilities to create unforgettable memories is limitless!