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Romantic holiday cottage with a stunning view, Casa Teresa

Overview
Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Stia, Province of Arezzo, Tuscany
Casa Teresa is a romantic holiday cottage situated in beautiful and undiscovered corner of Tuscany, the Casentino Valley, between Arezzo and Florence.
Enjoy the beauty and peace of the ancient hamlet of Porciano with its stone paved walkways, centuries old church and breathtaking views.
The cottage is situated in the shadow of the castle of Porciano, on the remains of the castle walls. Lovingly restored and decorated by the castle owner, this fully equipped cottage is the perfect place from which to explore the natural and artistic treasures of Tuscany and the Casentino Valley.
Walk up the old stone staircase from the main entrance, which is in common with Casa Martina. This small and romantic apartment is composed of living room with corner fireplace, couch, and comfortable seats plus a table for four people. The couch is a small single...
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Listing #HL5652666
About the Owner
Martha S
Languages spoken:English, Italian
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:December 2014
Interaction with guests
We speak English and Italian and can provide our customers with all the assistance and advice they may need in order to make their stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. We are able to offer our guests several kinds of courses and activities to complete a unique and unforgettable travel experience: Italian language courses, cooking classes, guided tours, guided excursions in the Casentino Forests National Park, horseback riding nearby, wine and food tastings, Ayurvedic massage, art history and history lectures, and much more. All our courses, activities, and lectures are given by qualified instructors and lecturers. A lovely golf course is only twenty minutes away, very near the hill town of Poppi.
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Reviewed 17 September 2015

We booked this apartment only a couple of weeks beforehand. It is a lovely small apartment for two. The place has been very beautifully restored and has everything you might need for a self-catering break, The grounds of the castle, amd the small village are...More

Date of stay: September 2015
Thank PTLondonSW
Reviewed 18 March 2015

Porciano and the Casentino Valley are simply wonderful. I love exploring this unspoiled area of Tuscany. The views from Casa Scaletta on the grounds of Castello di Porciano were stunning - I was especially entranced by the view of the valley at sunrise, with Castello...More

Date of stay: August 2014
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Reviewed 22 August 2018
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Date of stay: August 2018
Management response:Responded 24 August 2018
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Amenities
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Small and medium-sized pets accepted with prior approval of the owner. Parties in the outdoor areas are allowed only with prior approval of the owner. Smoking is not allowed...
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Bathrooms
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    1 Twin
    1 Full
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Fees
  • Final cleaning fee: ₹ 5,685 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
The Borgo del Castello di Porciano offers the peace and hospitality of the upper valley of the Arno River, Casentino.
The owner of the Castle of Porciano has restored and decorated some antique tuscan cottages built in the area once occupied by the age-old walls which surrounded the Castle.
The stone cottages have been renovated respecting their original look and decorated with family furniture which gives a feeling of coziness and warmth. In this small village, at the foot of its Castle, you will be able to experience and explore the natural and artistic beauty of this lesser known corner of Tuscany.
The village stands at 600 meters above sea level, and is only one mile away (1.5 km) from the lovely small town of Stia, built where the Arno and Staggia rivers meet.
The Romanesque Church i...
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Getting around
Car is mandatory to enjoy the area!
Public means of transportations are also available and work pretty well, but they don't reach some of the most interesting sights (as hilltop old city centers, etc.).
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Florence: 60.0 km
Railway: Stia: 3.0 km
Florence airport: 1,5 h away
Pisa airport 2 h away
Free private parking available for guests in the property
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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