Podere Palazzolaccio is a charming Tuscan countryside villa and estate, rising amidst Val D’Orcia’s magical landscapes. Enchanting location, among softly rolling hills and colorful valleys, the estate boasts superb views and a unique, elegant atmosphere.
The main villa is a superb ancient farmhouse, which dates back to the 16th century. Lovingly refurbished by the owner, a renowned interior designer, it is full of character and authentic charm. The Tuscan architecture is enhanced by warm textures and fabrics which recall the area’s hues and the villa is fully equipped with up-to-date facilities and modern amenities, guaranteeing the guests full comfort and well-being. The villa is comprised of a comfortable living room with a charming antique stone fireplace, a large dining room accommodating up to 16 guests and a lovely fully-equipped kitchen. Both the living room and dining room have doors with direct access to the garden, outdoor stone-paved terraces and straw sheltered alfresco dining area (which also seats up to 16).
Podere Palazzolaccio accommodates 4 guests in the annex’s comfortable bedrooms and 6 guests in the main villa’s 3 spacious bedrooms, two of which are located in the romantic tower. All bedrooms feature comfortable, state-of-the-art ensuite bathrooms and offer exceptional views of the surroundings. One additional guest may be accommodated in the cozy sitting/TV room (ground floor), conveniently equipped with its own ensuite bathroom.
Every room at Podere Palazzolaccio inspires tranquility and comfort. Local Tuscan furnishings, brightened by creative touches, make the indoor living and dining rooms warm and welcoming. The spacious country-style kitchen, with its fireplace and state-of-the-art equipment, is ideal for family dinners or get-togethers.
A lovely park surrounds the whole villa, offering amazing views of the valley. The park is comprised of a bountiful vegetable garden, charming stone-paved terraces, ideal for enjoying sunset cocktails, and a charming sheltered al-fresco dining area seating up to 16 guests. The grounds also boast a spectacular 13×4 mt infinity pool with a jet stream, as well as a luxurious outdoor Jacuzzi hot tub facing the valley. Both the pool and tub are heated by solar panels (equipped with dedicated boilers if necessary).
Podere Palazzolaccio is a welcoming, gorgeous oasis, offering privacy and full comfort of a “home away from home”. The estate is a superb retreat for family reunions, destination weddings or groups of fun-loving friends. Experience typical Tuscan lifestyle in this unique setting. Bask in the warm sun gazing the at awe-inspiring views, indulge in local specialties and special wines, discover the exquisite neighboring towns, or simply relax in the many nearby natural hot springs and Spas.
Maid service includes morning breakfast, house cleaning, making of beds, Saturday linen changing and final cleaning.
Complimentary welcome dinner
A complimentary dinner will be served to the guests on arrival day. Cristina will prepare a dinner on Saturday evening composed by Tuscan antipasti, a first course (spaghetti, lasagna or vegetable soup), a second course (chicken or beef) with grilled vegetables and salad, dessert (home made tart), fruit. and two bottles (or a magnum) of a super Tuscan wine selected by the owners. Should you require special dishes or wish to avoid a specific food, please advise Elisa i n advance
Complimentary buffet breakfast
Breakfast, will be served from 8:30 to 10:30 under the roofed patio.
Tableware, cutlery, a toaster & kettle, and other items you need will be displayed on the counter as American and Italian style roast coffee, Nespresso (or similar) coffee machine with its capsules, various teas, warm and hot milk, freshly squeezed orange juice, plain yogurt, cereals, sliced bread, butter, various home made jams, fresh fruit, prosciutto di Parma, bacon, local cheeses. Eggs by request prepared in any style. For any further request please contact Elisa. in advance
Complimentary basic supplies always available
Complimentary produce from the estate