La Torre dell'Argentario

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Tuscany, Italy · Villa - Tuscan coast · 4 - 6 Bedrooms · 8 - 12 people

This totally unique holiday villa sits in a magical position overlooking the clear blue sea of the Maremma. Originally an ancient watch tower, the villa has been fully restored and the spectacular panoramas can be enjoyed from its terraces and from the swimming pool below. A walkway leads down to the sea shore and the villas private sun deck. The views of the Tuscan coastline are absolutely superb, as is the scenery all around, with the clear blue sea and azure skies contrasting with the green countryside, as well as lovely harbours, and fishing villages. The property can be rented as just the main villa, sleeping 8 people, or with an additional guest house which sleeps a further 4 people. Because of its stunning location This luxury villa rental in Tuscany was featured in the James Bond film, 'Quantum of Solace'!

A private road leads to the property. On entering the main villa, there is a small dining room on the right hand side, from which you can access two of the bedrooms. On the left of the entrance corridor there is a fully equipped kitchen and a further double bedroom. From the corridor steps lead to the first floor of the villa where there is a spacious and light-filled living room. At one end is a sitting area with sofas, armchairs, 32" LCD Sky TV, DVD player and fireplace, and at the other a dining table and chairs, as well as a small kitchenette. This lovely room opens to a terrace furnished with table and chairs for dining al fresco and sun loungers, an absolutely spectacular spot for relaxing whilst enjoying the magnificent sea views stretching as far as the islands of Giglio and Montecristo on the horizon. In another wing of the villa reached via a little staircase from the small ground floor dining area, is the ancient watchtower where there is a bedroom with fireplace and, on the level above, reached by wooden stairs a small shower room and dressing area. From here there is access to a little terrace at the top of the tower. Further amenities in the main villa include air conditioning in all bedrooms except the tower bedroom, ceiling fans in all bedrooms, Wi-Fi internet and washing machine/dryer, and a barbecue. The Guest House also has air conditioning.

Close to the main villa is a lovely annex, available for groups up to 12 people, which is fully air conditioned and has a sitting room and two further double bedrooms. There is plenty of space for relaxing outdoors, with the panoramic terrace from where steps lead to a further terrace below where there is a swimming pool (6m x 4m) surrounded by wooden sun deck. There is even a walkway leading down the rocky beach shared with another villa, and by the sea, there is a further sun deck to take advantage of the sea views. The renowned national park of the Maremma is close by and can be explored on foot, horseback and bike. The town of Fonteblanda is just over 1 km away and has a variety of shops, and facilities. There are also many interesting towns to explore within easy driving distance, as well pretty beaches along the coast. Because of the terraces and steps leading down to the sea, it is not a particularly suitable property for very young children.

Prices
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Season Date Weekly Rate
High Season - Main House, 8 people 25/06/2017 - 03/09/2017 12000
Xmas and New Year - Main House, 8 people 17/12/2017 - 07/01/2018 12000
Low Season - Main House, 8 people 07/01/2017 - 25/06/2017 9000
Low Season - Main House, 8 people 03/09/2017 - 17/12/2017 9000
High Season - Main House and Guest House, 12 people 27/06/2017 - 03/09/2017 14500
Xmas and New Year - Main House and Guest House, 12 people 17/12/2017 - 07/01/2018 14500
Low Season - Main House and Guest House, 12 people 07/01/2017 - 25/06/2017 11500
Low Season - Main House and Guest House, 12 people 03/09/2017 - 17/12/2017 11500
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Accommodation
General

Ground Floor

Entrance hall, leading to a small dining room with fireplace.  Fully equipped kitchen with oven (6 gas rings) and dishwasher.  Double bedroom (can be made up as twin beds on request) with en-suite shower room (shower, basin, bidet and WC).  Double bedroom (can be made up as twin beds on request) with en-suite bathroom (bathtub, basin, bidet and WC.  Double bedroom with en-suite bathroom (bath/shower over, basin, bidet and WC).

 

First Floor

Large living room, with fireplace, another dining area and opening to a large terrace with wonderful views. Kitchenette with 2 ring hob and fridge.

 

Tower Wing on First Floor (accessed by a separate staircase)

Double bedroom with sitting area and a small bathroom with shower. 


Guest House

2 double bedrooms, each with en-suite bathroom with shower, basin, bidet and WC. Sitting room.

Amenities Maid service included, Balcony and/or terrace, Internet access, A/C, Swimming pool and/or jacuzzi and Walk to beach / lake
Staff

Maid service included 4 hours a day, 6 days a week. 2 extra hours are included if the guest house is occupied.

Cleaning and maintenance of the swimming pool twice a week.

Bed linen bath and pool towels are changed twice a week.

Daily housekeeper for the service of breakfast, lunch and dinner is available from June - September.  Chef service charged extra.

 

Location

Nearest village, Fonteblanda 1 km

Argentario 18 kms

Porto Ercole 30 kms

Punta Ala 30 kms

Grosseto 30 kms

Rome and Florence each 150 kms

Volterra 90 kms

San Gimignano 100 kms

Pisa airport 180 kms

Rome - Fiumicino  150 kms

Important Information

Security deposit payable on arrival in cash is €1500. Heating is payable on consumption.

Booking Information

Note: Approximate location only

 

 

 
 
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