Located on top of a small hill, set in beautiful unspoiled Tuscan countryside you will find the lovely Villa Ulivi & La Casina. The property is just within walking distance from the charming medieval town of Lucignano. This beautiful, private property offering 6 bedrooms and 7 bathrooms between the main house and the annex, commands amazing views from its terraces and gardens stretching all the way across the Val Di Chiana taking in Castiglion Fiorentino and Cortona. The Villa has recently undergone total renovation, furnished in very good classic Tuscan taste and yet offering every modern comfort. Distances:
Nearest village: Lucignano 650 mt (also reachable on foot), with groceries, restaurants, shops and other services;
The most comfortable train station is Arezzo (car rental nearby, and also taxis).
Cortona is 15 minutes, Arezzo and Montepulciano are 20 minutes. 45 minutes to Siena, and one hour to Florence. Florence Airport about 1.5 hours, Rome Airport about 2.5 hours.
Although immersed in peace and quiet, the autostrada is just 15 minutes drive, connecting you to all-important tourist destinations and the rest of Europe.At guests'disposal: A wonderful pool, (mts 6x12 depth 1.2/1.5 mts)
Wi-Fi internet connection available at the villa and a portable BBQ in the garden.
2 hours of cleaning mid-week are included in the rent.Extra Services: Dinners & cooking classes available at owners villa which is located on the same property but with plenty of distance between villas to maintain your privacy. The owners speak very good English and can arrange for tours, wine tasting or wedding arrangements. The owners live about 400 m from the villa.
There is a cook available and we offer dinners at the owners.
Also cooking classes can be arranged at the owners villa.
You will be guided to learn the secrets for cooking italian dishes, expecially the one's of the tuscan tradition: You will learn how to make pasta with your hands like tagliatelle, pappardelle, pici, ravioli, tortellini and maccheroni, traditional tuscan dishes like panzanella using bread and vegetables (cucumber tomatoes, onions and fresh basil), tuscan crostini, the secrets to cook perfectly our chianina t-bone on bbq and traditional italian desserts like tiramisu'and ”panna cotta“ with strawberries and chocolate.