The Tuscan Guesthouse is a lovely semi-detached villa set in a pretty position in the hamlet Poderone with a garden that wraps around it and gorgeous views of the surrounding countryside. The house has external natural stone walls, the traditional Tuscan wooden beamed ceiling and parquet flooring in the kitchen, in the lounge and in both bedrooms. It is ideal for two couples as it provides plenty of private spaces.
The villa has a private loggia fully equipped with a stone barbecue and a wooden table with four comfortable straw-bottomed chairs. The loggia is also provided with two external speakers to listen to music while having meals al fresco.
The ground floor lounge has direct access both to the garden and to the loggia making the best of the indoor and the outdoor life at the same time. Entering the lounge from the garden there is, on the right hand side, a modern fireplace with an elegant sofa in front of it.From the sofa there is a beautiful view of the surrounding countryside through the large door that overlooks the garden.
On the opposite side of the room there is a very tasteful kitchen with a window above the workspace and a dining area with a wooden table that seats four. The kitchen includes a large modern fridge/freezer, stove with gas hobs, oven and a dishwasher.
On the ground floor there is a twin bedroom with an en-suite bathroom. This bedroom has direct access to the garden. The bathroom is exclusively furnished and has a tub with hand held shower and a window with a view. Every room, including bathrooms, has a ceiling fan.
Next to the kitchen a staircase leads to the first floor where there is a spacious and unique double bedroom with the traditional Tuscan wooden beamed ceiling and a second tastefully furnished en-suite bathroom with tub.The bedroom has a romantic fireplace and an original built-in wardrobe. A washing machine is located on one side of the wardrobe.There are two armchairs just close to the door leading to the private terrace.
Both the bedroom and the bathroom have access to a large private terrace with a superb view. The terrace is furnished with a table and two chairs ideal to have breakfast in the fresh air of the Tuscan mornings.The second bedroom can be made into twin on request. If you do not request this when booking it will be a double.
The WiFi signal is only suitable for browsing and emails.
Il Poderone is in the Maremma, an area of Southern Tuscany renowned for its original and wild landscapes. The hamlet Il Poderone consists of 9 independent villas each restored to an excellent standard. There is an oval swimming pool located on one side of the property. The pool is shared between the villas and has a surrounding terrace furnished with sun beds; to one side there are changing rooms with showers and bathrooms.
It has excellent views of the surrounding hills and valleys dotted with prestigious villas and quaint towns.
Hamlet Poderone is the perfect place from which to explore both the mountains and seaside. The coast offers gentle beaches, natural parks, fishing villages, resort towns all facing the clear waters of the Gulf of Argentario in the Mediterranean sea. The famous hot springs of Saturnia are thirty minute’s drive away.
At Monte Amiata it is possible to go skiing during the winter and walking during summer.
Pool InfoThe pool is located to one side of the property, nestled in a lovely sunny position with excellent views of the rolling Tuscan hills and valleys around. The setting is perfect for relaxing in the warm Tuscan sunshine.The pool is oval shaped. It is 14×4 meters and it is 1.30 meters to 1.60 deep and open from May to September.