Villa Vale is an extensive, splendid estate rising in Val d’Orcia, one of Tuscany’s most magical areas. Fully immersed in a mesmerizing landscape of softly rolling hills dotted with silvery olive groves and spectacular vineyards, the property is surrounded by exquisite villages, all to be discovered, and countless hiking and biking paths. Villa Vale is the ideal holiday home for families and groups of friends.
Villa Vale is a truly charming, authentic Tuscan home. The extensive property comprises a spacious park, resplendent lawns dotted with silvery olive trees, and an exquisite main villa which resembles a small fairytale-like castle. Natural grace and beauty, understated elegance and full comfort are everywhere, within the lovely villa. And all around, Tuscany’s magic: a palette of varying colors, gentle hills, luxuriant vineyards and picturesque villages.
Strategically located at a scenic 15 minute drive from Chiusi and Chianciano Terme and less than one hour from Cortona and Lake Trasimeno, Villa Vale is the perfect Tuscan vacation home for all seasons and an ideal starting point for countless activities such as visiting the area’s delightful typical towns, relaxing at the many famed Spas, surfing, swimming or boating on the lake’s calm waters.
The property comprises two buildings, which boast a perfect blend of original architecture and state of the art modern facilities. The main villa, characterized by a superb façade covered with ivy, includes three floors, and offers 5, well furnished and tastefully decorated, double bedrooms (3 of which with en-suite bathrooms) and one suite. Known as the “Honeymoon Suite” it features an elegant bedroom, as well as a private sitting room and balcony.
The villa also comprises a grand entrance hall, 2 welcoming living rooms (one of which with a lovely period fireplace) a refined dining room, comfortable kitchen, 1 library/studio and 1 TV viewing room. The whole Villa is air conditioned: ground and second floor have central AC while the first floor has portable units for the bedrooms. The annex cottage features 2 double bedrooms, both with private bathrooms, 1 living room, 1 kitchen/dining room and 1 patio which leads to the woods.
Villa Valentina is ideal for large parties, either multi-generational family reunions or groups of friends. The common spaces are warm and welcoming, with typical furnishings tapestries and fabrics. The grounds comprise well-groomed extensive lawns, a spacious al fresco dining area and a lovely swimming pool, ample spaces which guarantee innumerable leisure moments, and long, relaxed sun-kissed days.
Strategically located, Villa Vale offers countless sightseeing and lifestyle experience options. Enjoy the estate’s grounds, indulge in delicious local culinary specialties and premium wines. Visit Cortona’s city center, an evocative ancient town world-renowned as set of “Under the Tuscan sun”. Explore the verdant countryside and many stone-paved neighboring villages and towns, delight in relaxing afternoons at the Spas and take memorable walks along silent sweet-scented country roads. Discover Lake Trasimeno, which boasts an enchanted natural environment, three tiny islands and delectable fish-based cuisine.
5 double bedrooms (3 with en-suite bathrooms)
1 splendid suite
2 living rooms (1 with fireplace)
1 dining room
2 double bedrooms (both with private bathrooms: 1 en-suite, the other adjacent)
1 living room
1 kitchen with dining area
Parking available for up to 6 cars.
Swimming pool (with pool house and shower)
Automatic outdoor lighting
Business room with PC and fax machine
Parking for up to 6 cars
State-of-the-art sound system
Useful information and distances:
The closest towns are Chiusi and Chianciano Terme, Transfer time: 15 minutes by car
The closest train station is Chiusi- Chianciano Terme, Transfer time: 15 minutes by car
The closest airport is Florence Airport, Transfer time: 1 hour and 30 minutes by car
Main places of interest and distances:
Cortona, Transfer time: 55 minutes Montalcino, Transfer time: 80 minutes
The closest golf course is Golf Club Valdichiana, Transfer time: 30 minutes by car
The closest tennis courts are in Chiusi, Transfer time: 15 minutes by car
The closest horseback riding facilities are at “Il Poggio”, Transfer time: 45 minutes by car
The closest spa is in Chianciano Terme, Transfer time: 15 minutes by car