Rocca Di Cetona
===== Exterior =====
The noble residence "Rocca di Cetona" is set majestically on top of a hill with commanding views over the Chiana Valley and its Tuscan countryside, surrounded by the historic town of Cetona. A former Etruscan residence with three towers of which only one remains, it has become part of this 17th Century Villa, surrounded by 2 acres of parkland. An architectural treasure that for generations has been witness to more than two thousand years of historic Events and Passion.
The Villa has been carefully restored, offers 7 bedrooms and 8 baths, while still preserving the noble appearance with timeless style and grace.
When entering through gates passing an arcade like drive leading to an Amphitheatre and various stairways to house and garden with a pool made from travertine stones of an ancient Roman bridge.
Amidst the park like gardens you will find a fauna of flowers, olive groves and great trees all creating an extraordinary tranquility.
Distances: the villa is located in Cetona village and it is only 400 m from the centre of Cetona with restaurants, food shops and restaurants.
Particular interesting the convent of San Francesco, the Belvedere grotto and civic museum in Cetona. Towns such as di Chiusi, Chianciano, San Gimignano, San Casciano, Siena, Montepulciano or Orvieto regarding museums, monuments of art, Etruscan necropolis site and thermal water spa. This area is famous for many Tuscan Gourmet restaurants.
At guests' disposal:
- Private pool 12 x 4 depth 1.40/1.60
- Detached laundry room with washing machine and ironing facilities.
- Weekly full linen and towels and pool towels change.
- Maid service is included 3 hours a day, 7 days a week.
- Transfer of luggage from town square to Villa.
- Internet connection and a computer available free of charge.
- Welcome cocktail.
Villa Rocca di Cetona is the perfect setting for Weddings, Banqueting or other Grand Occasions. Catering or caretaker services available on request.
===== Interior =====
Villa of 600 m2
Ground Floor: Entrance into a grand hall with imposing crystal chandelier. On your left find a grand piano and library while on the right there is a living room with fireplace surmounted by a sumptuous mirror. Continue on to a well equipped kitchen connecting to the dining room with views over the garden and the pool. A marble guest bathroom completes the floor.
First Floor: from the hall, a grand staircase in Travertine marble leads to a gallery with doors to four large bedrooms (3 Doubles and 1 Twin), all with recently renovated en-suite bathrooms (the twin has the bath-tub, 1 double has the bath-tub and the other 2 doubles have the shower).
Second Floor: another flight of stairs take you into a big library- study room with satellite TV and computer. There are three en-suite bedrooms on this floor, two Doubles and one Twin ( the twin has the bath-tub, 1 double has the bath-tub and the other double has the shower).
Every room is decorated with great attention to detail merging original antiques and fine fabrics while the bathrooms are covered in varicoloured marbles.
Dependence of 230 m2
Dependence: located near the pool, with living room, a fully equipped kitchen, a bathroom and a sauna. On the lower ground floor of the depandance find a huge room which is ideal for celebrating a special occasion. The door from here leads directly on to the stone-paved streets of Cetona.
===== Apartment Policies =====
Arrival between 16:00 and 17:00
Departure between 09:00 and 10:00
Pool open from 1 May to 1 October
Not included in the rental price and to be paid on the spot:
Cook (on request): 150.00€ per day
Refundable security deposit in cash (mandatory): 3000.00€
Heating (on request): 55.00€ per day
Included in the rental price:
Bed linen and towels (weekly changed)