The holiday villa Poggio alla Famina is pure indulgence, located in an oasis of peace in the hilly countryside of Tuscany. The impressive property offers panoramic views of the surrounding vineyards and olive groves and has all the facilities for a relaxing holiday in this beautiful part of Italy.
Poggio alla Famina dates back to 1850 and has been completely renovated, resulting in a stunning and modern residence, in which the authentic country life merges with the contemporary, minimalistic design. The villa can accommodate 14 people and is therefore the ideal setting for a family holiday, a group holiday or even a business-event. In the living room with beautiful design furniture you will find a stylish sitting area with a cosy fireplace and a floor-to-ceiling window that functions as a 'picture frame'; from the sofa you look out on picture perfect scenery of rolling hills and the ancient town of Montepulciano. Further on, there is a large dining area for extensive dinners and a well-equipped kitchen. The 5 double bedrooms and the bedroom with 4 signle beds are spacious and bright and the comfortable mattresses will guarantee a good night's sleep. Each bedroom has a unique decoration and a luxury ensuite bathroom.
The minimalist interior design is carried through to the villa's outdoor areas, where you will find several lounges, designed for pure relaxation. You will probably spend most of your time around around the 14-metres long heatable pool. Sit back and enjoy the slow pace of Poggio alla Famina, enjoy a good book and later on an al-fresco lunch on the terrace or go out and explore the charming villages and towns near Poggio alla Famina!
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Poggio alla Famina is located in the versatile region of Tuscany, in central Italy. Here you will find: renowned culture, beautiful scenery, historic town centres full of old-fashioned charm and world-class restaurants, and delicious wine.
The villa is majestically located at the foot of Montepulciano (5,5 km), one of the many charming towns in the Val d'Orcia. Here you will find an enchanting piece of Tuscany, which was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List in 2004. At an altitude of 605 metres, Montepulciano shines with its ancient architecture, old city walls, cosy squares and the many winding streets that take you past bookshops, great restaurants and the many wine bars. During the summer, Montepulciano offers several fun events, such as theatre performances and the Bravio delle Botti, a traditional wine barrel rolling competition!
You can also drive to Lake Trasimeno (27 km). Thanks to the warm climate, you can swim in the lake (safe for children) from May to September, but you can also go canoeing, fishing, sailing, windsurfing or even jet skiing. At the water's edge, you will find more than 15 beaches to relax on as well as several villages and castles.
Other places to visit include: Arezzo (50 km), an equally beautiful city with large squares full of terraces, good restaurants and beautiful architecture. If you are a fan of antiques, visit the famous antiques market Fiera Antiquaria de Arezzo on the first weekend of the month. Visitors come from far away to find a unique work of art, book or piece of furniture for their collection. You can also visit the large city of Siena (57 km) or the beautiful Perugia (71 km).
Poggio alla Famina is easily accessible from Florence (1,5 hours drive), with numerous flights from all over Europe, or Rome (2,5 hours), for intercontinental flights.
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