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Casa Terra Rossa – tuscan farmhouse apartment with garden

2 km from Palaia

OVERVIEW

Casa Terra Rossa is a charming first floor apartment within an authentic Tuscan farm house. The property offers the perfect base for a couple or a small family  to enjoy a rural Tuscan holiday surrounded by beautiful and unique landscapes.

A SWIMMING POOL WITH A DREAMY VIEW

The large pool sits on a grassy terrace with stunning views over olive groves, vines and Cypress trees. The large decking area has deck chairs, sun loungers, sunshades and an external shower. The pool is shared with just 2 other properties on the farm estate. Close to the pool area is a shaded terrace where you can relax with a good book or sip a beer or two!

Pool dimensions 15 x 7.5 metres, Depth 1 – 1.50 metres

RURAL TUSCAN FARMSTAY

The property is situated on a family run farm which produces an extra virgin olive oil, red wine, honey and a quality salami produced from the prize ͚Cinta Sinese͛ pig which carries a certification of quality and guarantees a genuine Tuscan product. You can buy all the products direct from the owners.

The whole farm consists of 4 residential properties all offering private corners to relax and unwind, in addition to a private garden.

IDEAL FOR A COUPLE OR SMALL FAMILY OR CLOSE GROUP OF FRIENDS

The apartment has two bedrooms which interconnect to each other. For example, you walk through the first twin bedroom (this can also be prepared as a double) through to the next bedroom (a door does separate the two rooms) which has a double/queen size bed in addition to a single. The setup is rather cosy, so therefore we recommend the apartment to families or close friends

RUSTIC KITCHEN/DINING/LOUNGING ZONE

Perfectly in line with Tuscan tradition, the kitchen is the heart of the home, this is where the family gathers to enjoy meals, welcome friends,  chat and drink wine.

The Kitchen at Casa Terra Rossa is a wonderfully Tuscan with views from every window over the stunning surrounding scenery. This a typical Tuscan kitchen a place to eat, drink and relax. The typically stone built kitchen is simple but allows for guests to prepare meals at home. There is also a small sofa and a romantic open fire place for cooler nights.

RUSTIC SIMPLICITY WITH ORIGINAL FEATURES

Casa Terra Bianca is simply furnished with a mix of traditional Tuscan furniture and antique pieces. Original features include antique terracotta floors and beamed ceilings.

CLOSE TO AUTHENIC HILL TOP VILLAGE

The charming village of Palaia with its Medieval heart and beautiful panoramic views is just under 2 kilometers away.

The village of Palaia has everything you need to enjoy your stay in rural Tuscany, a couple of bars, a handful of restaurants, grocery stores, bakers etc.…The nearby larger town of Pontedera is just under a 30 minute drive away where you can stock up on the way at a bigger supermarket

PRIVATE PARKING SPACE AND EASY ACCESS

There is a parking space right next to the house. Access is down a leafy lane part of which is surfaced and is easy to navigate. 

The apartment is on the first floor and is reached by 16 steps. We do not recommend this apartment for anyone who has difficulty negotiating the stairs.

ENGLISH SPEAKING OWNERS AND PROPERTY MANAGERS

The property management is hosted by Marie and Lorenzo of Authentic Tuscany who live in Tuscany not far from Palaia. Giovanna the property owner will meet and welcome you to the property on your arrival.

Giovanna lives locally and is a mind of information, she also speaks very good English.

ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURE

Arrival is from 4.00pm – 8.00pm. However later arrivals can be organised on request.

Departure is up to 10:00am

NOTES ON PAYMENTS

A refundable damage deposit of 200 Euros is required on arrival

Included in the rental payment: Bed linen, towels and final cleaning

Not included in the rental payment: Heating if required

Pets on request: Pet fee 30 euro per pet per stay

Property Highlights

  • Located on an organic olive farm
  • Just a 10 minute walk from the village and all its amenities
  • Refreshment Welcome Pack on arrival includes a small bottle of the farm’s award winning olive oil and IGT Sangiovese red wine
  • English speaking property owners and staff on site
  • Concierge service
  • Pre Arrival Information Welcome Pack designed to help you plan and enhance your stay
  • Assistance with booking memorable experiences and tours

Facilities

  • Bed linens and towels
  • Air conditioning/room fans and heating
  • Wifi internet
  • Hairdryer
  • Gas hob and electric oven
  • Washing machine
  • Iron and ironing board

Services

  • Concierge service
  • Pre Arrival Information Welcome Pack – designed to help you plan and enhance your stay
  • Comprehensive guide to the area and property
  • English speaking property managers nearby
RATES (€) Per Night Per Week
Low 104,00 539,00
Mid 120,00 648,00
High 142,00 757,00

*Rates based on 2 guests – additional guests €10 per person per night

 

Low:  1 Nov – 19 Dec

Mid :  09 Sep – 31 Oct 

High: 15 Jun – 08 Sep

 

Rate includes: bed linen and towels, heating and air- conditioning, final cleaning, refreshment welcome pack

Minimum stay * 3 nights on Low – 5 nights on Mid and High

*Please contact us for booking and availability*