La Selva | Natural Retreats
Tuscany, EU

La Selva

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A lovely 8 bedroom villa situated on a wine growing estate with stunning views of the surrounding countryside

Part of our exclusive 'Handpicked' collection, La Selva is a beautiful and spacious farmhouse belonging to the Badia di Morrona wine estate. Set on top of a hill surrounded by vineyards it enjoys stunning views to the surrounding countryside and the several hilltop villages in the distance.

On the ground floor there is a beautiful large sitting room with comfortable sofas, open fireplace, satellite TV and beamed ceilings. Dining area with family dining table. Several patio doors lead out to the front and rear of the house and there’s a covered loggia for al fresco dining.

Next to the dining area there is a spacious and modern kitchen equipped with fridge, freezer, dishwasher, hob with 5 gas rings, electric oven, microwave, American coffee maker and washing machine. The kitchen has beautiful vaulted ceilings and a door leading out to the garden.
Also downstairs is one twin bedroom and en-suite bathroom with shower, basin, bidet and a WC. There is a further service bathroom with basin and WC.

A wide stone staircase leads up to the first floor where you’ll find seven stunning en-suite bedrooms, the main bedroom features a canopied double bed and the further six bedrooms offer twin beds which can be made up as double beds (please advise on booking). Five of the bathrooms have a shower, basin, bidet and WC and the further two have a bath, basin, bidet and WC. All bedrooms feature beautiful beamed ceilings and terracotta floors and are tastefully furnished.

The farmhouse is surrounded by pleasant garden areas equipped with garden furniture, barbecue and a beautiful salt-water swimming pool (15m x 7m, depth 1m - 3m). Several gazebos are dotted around the pool to provide shade during the hot hours. From 2016, a sauna will be available within the grounds of the property.

This is a lovely area for touring and relaxing - trips to Florence can be taken by train from Pontedera if you fancy leaving the car behind, and you can easily reach Pisa, Volterra, Florence, Lucca, San Gimignano, Siena and the sandy beaches of Tirrenia for enjoyable days out. A supermarket is just five minutes drive away. Tennis courts are available in Ponsacco, 6 miles away and horse riding can be found in the grounds of Badia di Morrona.

There’s a great restaurant belonging to the estate just over half mile away serving delicious Tuscan meals. The estate offers wine tasting and you can also visit the impressive winery.

Please note: Two extra beds available on request at an extra charge, cot available on request free of charge. Small pets are admitted free of charge. Cook available on request. Heating and air conditioning is charged locally by meter. A security deposit of €500 is payable.

• Sleeps: 16+2
• Bedrooms: 8
• Wi-Fi
• Private swimming pool
• Sauna (from 2016)
• Scenic location
• Vineyards and olive groves
• Estate restaurant
• Wine tasting
• Cook available

Location: Badia di Morrona, Province of Pisa

Supermarket: 4 miles
Restaurant: ½ mile
Pisa: approx. 22 miles
Florence: approx. 43 miles
Lucca: approx. 28 miles
Volterra: approx. 22 miles
San Gimignano: approx. 28 miles
Siena: approx. 53 miles
Tirrenia: approx. 28 miles
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