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Castagneto Carducci — Upper Maremma and Islands

An authentic 18th century villa set in in one of the most evocative spots of Northern Maremma, gently nestled among olive groves, fruit trees and sweet-scented rose bushes. L’Appuntè is a one-of-kind retreat, an exclusive oasis filled with charm, natural elegance and genuine Tuscan character

  • L’Appunté in Upper Maremma and Islands Tuscany

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L’Appuntè is a splendid late 18th century villa set in one of the most evocative spots of Northern Maremma, gently nestled among olive groves, rose bushes and bountiful fruit orchards. Privately owned by a famed noble family, it is a rarely peaceful, one-of-a-kind retreat. Fully immersed in a spellbinding landscape, surrounded by a sublime natural environment and just 10 minutes away from the beach, L’Appuntè is a child-friendly property, ideal for memorable family reunions or groups of friends.

The estate comprises a master villa, stylish annex apartment and a luxuriant 3 hectare park. The main villa and annex have been attentively restored to maintain the elegant period architecture; lovingly furbished and decorated by the owner, both boast spacious, delightful bedrooms and exquisite common areas.

Accommodating up to 14 guests, L’Appuntè is fully equipped with modern state-of-the-art facilities and tasteful amenities providing matchless daily comfort, well-being and privacy within exclusive premises. The property features 6 elegant double bedrooms (4 in the master villa, 2 in the annex) each with en-suite bathroom.

The main villa’s ground floor, splendidly furnished and finely adorned, boasts welcoming living areas. The elegant double-volume living room and adjacent TV viewing/sitting room are a blend of warm and gracefully fashionable style, which ensure moments of perfect leisure. The ample ground floor areas include a fully equipped kitchen, fine dining room and convenient ground floor guest bathroom, providing all necessary for scrumptious meals and lovely parties.

L’Appuntè offers charming outdoor options thanks to its lovely 2 and 1/2 hectare park. The grounds comprise shimmering olive trees, marvelous rose bushes and, in season, countless juicy apricots to be tasted directly from the trees! A brand new swimming pool (built in 2012) provides a splendid sun-kissed leisure area and ideally refreshing dives during the warm summer months. Al-fresco dining is superb on the outside terrace, beneath the romantic wisteria-covered pergola.

Exquisitely located in the very heart of Upper Maremma, land of the Supertuscans, at a short drive from Castagneto Carducci and Marina di Donoratico, the estate is steps away from the Tyrrhenean sea’s soft dunes and frothy waves, and offers countless sightseeing options.

Discover the surroundings, a veritable treasure chest filled with awe inspiring ancient villages, sprawling vineyards and award-winning wineries. Also, famed historic art towns such as San Gimignano and Volterra, are just about 30 minutes away, providing excellent daily excursion destinations.

Savor the local cuisine, a palette of traditional, mouth-watering specialties, and relish the area’s world-celebrated wines. Relax, experiencing Tuscany’s unique atmosphere and the spectacular natural environment.

A vacation at L’Appuntè is more than a holiday, it is a sublime Tuscan experience

  • 2 and ½ hectares park 
  • Swimming pool 
  • Air conditioning 
  • WI FI 
  • Automatic gate 
  • Outside lighting 
  • Parking for up to 6 cars 
  • Satellite TV 
  • DVD player 
  • Barbecue

Main villa:

  • 4 double bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms (first floor) 
  • 1 double-volume living room 
  •  1 sitting/TV viewing room 
  • 1 kitchen 
  • 1 dining room 
  • 1 guest bathroom (ground floor) 
  • 1 staff bedroom (ground floor)

Annex apartment:

  • 2 double bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms
  • Parking available for up to 6 cars

Useful information and distances

  • The closest town is Donoratico a pretty town with grocery shop, butcher, bakery, pharmacy, newsstand, ATM, beauty parlor and pharmacy, Transfer time: 5 minutes by car
  • The closest airport is Pisa Airport, Transfer time: 45 minutes by car

Main places of interest and distances

  • Bolgheri, Transfer time: 15 minutes by car
  • San Gimignano and Volterra, Transfer time: 30 minutes by car
  • Siena, Transfer time: 1 hour and 45 minutes by car
  • Florence and Rome, Transfer time: 2 hours by car
  • The closest tennis courts are in Castagneto Carducci, Transfer time: 10 minutes by car
  • The closest horseback riding facilities are in Olmaia, Transfer time: 10 minutes by car
  • The closest spa is at the deluxe Tombolo Talasso Resort, Transfer time: 10 minutes by car
  • Other spas are in Campiglia Marittima, Transfer time: 25 minutes
  • Bedrooms 6
  • Sleeps 12 + 2
  • Bathrooms 7
  • Weekly rate upon request  

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