"Il Casello" - Holidays in Tuscany

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Entire rental unit hosted by Giulio

3 guests, 1 bedroom, 1 bed, 1 bathroom
Entire home
You’ll have the flat to yourself.
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We are in Pienza ..... "The Ideal City" of the Italian Renaissance, UNESCO W. H. Site since 1996 and we are also in Val d'Orcia UNESCO W. H. Site since 2004.
Pienza is the first city in Tuscany inserted between the "Jewels of Italy" ....Welcome!

The space
The Holiday House "Il Casello" is post-Renaissance era and it is located in the famous old town of Pienza the most important cities of the Italian Renaissance.

It is located in the beautiful pedestrian street in the Casello, defined by Pope Pius II "The balcony of the Val d'Orcia", where most intriguing alleys flow into in: Street of Fortune, Love Street, Street of the Kiss and Dark Street.

The house is located on the ground floor, fully renovated, sunny, welcoming and has an extraordinary view on the Natural and Cultural Park of Val d'Orcia.

The apartment includes: entrance hall, lounge with TV and sofa bed, bedroom, kitchen and bathroom with shower, fully equipped.
It 'also features a cozy tavern.

To relax just look out a window of the apartment to enjoy an unique panorama over the Val d'Orcia or take a stroll through the narrow streets and Renaissance palaces and visit the many specialty shops, restaurants and cafes.

In few minutes you can immerse yourself in the area of Natural and Cultural Park of Val d'Orcia, you can observe the peculiarities of the gullies and admire its picturesque villages. You can also go by car, public services or with organized tours to the most beautiful cities in the area: San Quirico d'Orcia, Montalcino, Montepulciano, Siena ect.

The Val d'Orcia is also ideal for cycling. In Pienza you can also rent bicycles.

In Pienza there are numerous artistic events and this is an area of production of fine wines, olive oil and cheeses, with many bars and restaurants offering local products and cuisine.

Pienza offers to visitors the opportunity to be simultaneously on two World Heritage Sites and it is known in the world not only as the beautiful "Domus Vitrea" (Cathedral Vitreous), but also the first town ever to be born with a plan of Renaissance architecture.

Since 1951 in this territory has been shot dozens of movies with famous actors and directors, such as "Romeo e Giulietta" (Zeffirelli), "The English Patient", "The Gladiator", "Twilight - New Moon".

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom
1 double bed

What this place offers

Valley view
Kitchen
Wifi
Free on-street parking
TV
Hair dryer
Refrigerator
Dedicated workspace
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Pienza, Tuscany, Italy

Hosted by Giulio

  1. Joined in August 2011
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I'm Giulio and I'm very passionate about astronomy. I will be happy to host you and if you want we can watch the sky together: on request we can organize astronomic observation with the help of my telescope. Moreover Pienza and Valdorcia are UNESCO World heritage and If you want I can help you to discover this beautiful area.
I'm Giulio and I'm very passionate about astronomy. I will be happy to host you and if you want we can watch the sky together: on request we can organize astronomic observation wit…

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  • Caterina
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House rules

Check-in: 16:00 - 19:00
Check out: 11:00
No smoking
No pets
No parties or events

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No carbon monoxide alarm
No smoke alarm

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