Siena, Florence, Rome and smaller towns
These are all properties which you can easily go to without having to hire a car, ideal for a short break taking advantage of cheap flights now available off-peak. Train travel is cheap and efficient in Italy. Local bus services are available from the main centres out to smaller towns such as San Gimignano or Montalcino for those who wish to explore further afield.
We can thoroughly recommend Siena as the ideal city for a short break - traffic-free, lots to see and easy to walk around.
Casa Guglielmi - Siena centre- Ref. LUB0330 - Sleeps 2
Casa Guglielmi is located in the heart of Siena, a short walk from the famous Piazza del Campo and the Duomo.
Tastefully furnished, the apartment is ideal for those who want to enjoy the town on foot, and its beautiful surroundings by bus.
A gorgeous panoramic views over Siena can be admired from the windows of the apartment.
There are many shops and restaurants within easy walking distance of the apartment.
Casa Dina - Siena centre-
- Sleeps 2+1
A fantastic opportunity to get your own private house in Siena, in a newly restored barn, with a private garden, located in a beautiful residential area of Siena. All the main sights of Siena are within walking distance, and the Piazza del Campo is just a short stroll away. And the the bus stop for Florence is not far from the house.
This is an excellent choice for those who want to explore this historic city and retreat to little oasis of calm after each jaunt.
Casa Lazzaro - Siena centre-
Ref: Lub0125 - Sleeps 2
Just before the pedestrian area of Siena city centre, on the ground floor of a two storey brick building this apartment is an ideal base for a couple that wants to experience life in the wonderful medieval town of Siena. Quality, comfortable tasteful furnishings, many of which are antiques, bring an elegant touch to the apartment. There is a laundry room with washing machine, satellite tv and internet wireless connection. From the apartment a 5 minutes walk takes you to Piazza del Campo.
San Cristoforo - Siena centre-
Ref: Lub0597 - Sleeps 2, 3 or 4
Four lovely top floor apartments located in the pedestrian area in the centre of Siena, just a short walk from the Piazza del Campo. All these apartments have been lovingly restored with great care and refurbished to a very high standard. Modern equipment such as satellite tv, wireless internet connection, a fully equipped kitchen and air conditioning make these apartments very comfortable for any length of stay.
On the fourth floor of an imposing historical building located in the pedestrian area in the centre of Siena, just a short walk from the Piazza del Campo, there are these four lovely top floor apartments.
Santa Caterina - Siena centre-Ref: LUB0621 - Sleeps 5 (90 sqm.)
Perfectly located in the very heart of Siena, this 3rd floor apartment offers comfortable accommodation for 5 people, furnished in stylish and contemporary style.
The attractive apartment consists of a living dining room with kitchen corner, two double bedrooms, one ensuite, single bedroom, bathroom. mezzanine sitting area. Air conditioned and fast internet. Parking for one car.
Taking a train or a bus from Siena it’s possible to visit many delights of Tuscany, including Florence, San Gimignano, Pisa etc.
Casa Benito - Siena centre- Ref. LUB0035 - Sleeps 2 (55 sqm.)
This apartment is located in the very heart of Siena, in the oldest part of the town, only 150 mts from Piazza del Campo. The entrance is in a old lane on the first floor, and the apartment has a spacious living room with a kitchen corner, a double bedroom and a bathroom.
Just 12 steps lead to the roof panoramic terrace (10 sqm) with table, chairs and barbecue for al fresco dinners.
Le Logge - Siena centre- Ref. Lub0226 - Sleeps 4 (90 sqm.)
In the heart of the medieval town of Siena, situated on the first floor of a historical building
Beautifully restored and elegantly furnished with antiques, it consists of a kitchen, two double bedrooms (one ensuite), two bathrooms and a small living room with sofa and satellite tv.
As the apartment is the pedestrian area of the town, nearly everything you may want to see is within walking distance.
The shell-shaped 12th-century Piazza del Campo is only 200 metres away from the apartment, and in the local street there are shops, a internet bars, restaurants etc.
Casa Chiara - Siena centre- Ref. LUB0170i - Sleeps 5
Right in the heart of Siena, in the Contrada del Nicchio, we can offer this beautiful apartment located on the second floor of an historical building. The apartment is a perfect base to explore the splendours of Siena - it is all within walking distance and the centre of the city is a pedestrian zone.
The central feature of the old town is the Piazza del Campo, a spacious scallop-shaped piazza, scene of the enthralling Palio horse race twice a year, which is about 300 mts away from the apartment.
The Municipality of Siena have introduced a local tax for tourists for the first 6 nights of stay of each month. The price is 2€ per person per night from 01/03 until 31/10, and 1€ per person per night from 01/11 until 28/02. Children under 12 are not included.
The payment of this tax is compulsory and must be in cash directly on the spot to the owner.
COL VAL D'ELSA
Ref. AB03.209- Sleeps 5 Col Val d'Elsa
Apartment on the outskirts of the beautiful old town of Colle Val d'Elsa, famous all over the world for its crystal glass. Typical Tuscan furnishings. First floor, with small covered terrace.Small garden. Central heating. Double, twin and single bedrooms Parking.
Casale Guicciardini -
Ref. ABGUI - apts sleep 2 or 4 San
Traditional apartments situated in the town of San Gimignano, in one of
the oldest wine producing establishments of the area.
Its position is unique in that it is inside the old town walls that were
moved in the 15th century. Access to the winery is through one of the
town's walls. Simply and fully furnished in rustic style in tune with
Torre di San Gimignano -
Ref. HT_NV - sleeps 4 San
Splendid tower situated on the main square of San Gimignano. This 3th century tower, which is the only one habitable of the 14 in the town, is the highest private tower in San Gimignano (48 m) .
Recently restored, it has been turned into a luxury rental where you can experience a unique stay. The interior decoration is a tasteful blend of ancient charm and contemporary furnishing.
The tower has 10 floors and a panoramic terrace on the top, with160 steps.
Palazzo de' Ciompi - Florence centre - Apartments sleeping 2 to 8 - Ref: Lub0425
A 19th Century building composed of 21 completely renovated apartments.
In the square, where the Ghiberti family lived, and situated opposite Palazzo Ciompi there is “Loggia del Pesce”, designed by Vasari simple and straight in design.
In front of the building there is car parking for about 12 cars.Inside there is a reception area to receive and assist guests. Every apartment has central heating, air conditioning telephone and separate connections for internet and satellite TV.
SMALLER TUSCAN TOWNS
Casa Bruna - Ref. S109 - Sleeps 2
This delightful studio has recently been converted from an old barn and has large arched glass doors opening to the patio and pretty ‘English’ style garden which has views to the hills. There are lovely walks into the countryside directly from the house which is conveniently situated within walking distance of the small town of Asciano which has bars, bank, restaurants, and shops.
Casa La Pollicina
- Ref. L_POL - Sleeps 2
La Pollicina is a charming old stone barn situated in a its own garden. It has typical Tuscan style furnishings, a spacious private garden with olive and chestnut trees, a table and chairs for dining out and a barbecue. In the entrance there is a little porch with table and chairs for dining out.
In the village there is a little shop and a typical tuscan restaurant. A perfect hideaway for 2.
Poggetto di Mauro
- Ref. L_MAU - Sleeps 4
On a verdant hilltop just off of a short country road, this cottage offers remarkable views over the wooded hills covered in old chestnut-trees. Completely surrounded by a garden the cottage a double bedroom; two single bedrooms and a two bathrooms. Outdoor, where you can enjoy the silence, there is a gazebo for dining al fresco.
Monticiano is 15 minutes' walk, with restaurants and shops.
Casina delle Rose
- Ref. L_Ros - Sleeps 5 Vagliagi
A country house in the centre of the quaint little village of Vagliagli. It has a lovely garden and a large terrace with gorgeous views over the Chianti Classico countryside. This is where most guests spend their time savouring the changing colours. The house is comfortably furnished in country cottage style.
The bedrooms on the first floor each have a balcony overlooking the wonderful view.
There is a shop and bar in the village and also a wonderful restaurant , all within a minute's walk.
Il Giardino d'Inverno - Vescovado di Murlo - Apartment for 2 people - Lub0315
Originally a simple barn used to store plants during the cold winter, it has been recently restored to provide comfortable, modern accommodation for two people. Fresh and bright this ground floor house has big French windows opening onto the grassy garden, furnished with table and chairs for al fresco dinners under the pergola. Air condition and central heating available. Free entrance for the guests to the swimming pool of the nearby hotel.