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Vecchia Quercia

San Casciano dei Bagni (Siena) - Tuscany

A delightful country house high on a hill overlooking the UNESCO heritage site of Val d'Orcia towards the Monte Amiata. The name comes from a 300 years old oak which stands in front of this lovely property.


The ground floor is enlightened with colours and oriental fabrics, every room is painted with different, warm colours, the interiors have been featured in various magazines and books.


The outside is natural and romantic with centuries old oaks and roses, a vegetable garden is at guests disposal. The swimming pool is located in a dramatic position, getting the best of the views.


The house is private but not too isolated, the thermal village of San Cascaino dei Bagni is just 3 minutes away.



Ground floor:

  • Large dining area with access to dining out area and open to the fully equipped kitchen.
  • 3 steps to the landing
  • Access to a huge sitting room with sofas, fireplace, beautiful oriental fabrics and Tuscan furniture and a mix of ethnic pieces, access to the outside patio with umbrellas.
  • Twin bedroom with bathroom with shower
  • Double bedroom with bathroom with bathtub

First floor:

  • Access from external staircase
  • Living room with sofas, library, TV and original fireplace
  • 2 Double bedroom with en-suite bathroom with bathtub
  • Double bedroom with en-suite bathroom with shower

Arrivals and Departures:

  • Minimum stay is one week, maximum is four weeks.
  • Arrivals: Saturday around 4pm
  • Departures: Saturday at 9:30am


Prices for this property are in Euro. £ or $ prices are indicative and are calculated at the exchange rate as per 28th January 2012, therefore they may be different at the time you book this property. We will communicate the exact amount in £ or $ on the day the payment is due.

  • 50 % deposit at the time of booking
  • Balance due 9 weeks before arrival

Security Deposit:

  • Security Deposit: € 1.500 to be paid togehter with the balance
  • Deposit: € 1.000 to be paid locally to the housekeeper

Extra charges:

These charges are not included in the rental price and must be paid locally to the owner or his representative:

  • Heating (as per meter reading)
  • Telephone (as per meter reading)
  • Laundry at € 12 per hour

Other services that can be arranged:

  • Extra maid service € 15 per hour
  • Please refer to our concierge service
Washing machine
Traditional oven
Sat TV
-Dining out area
-Weekly bed and bath linen change
-Daily maid service (3 hours) excl. Sundays
-Garden and pool maintenance
-Final cleaning
-Swimming pool
-Lounge chairs, umbrellas by the pool
-Internet connection
-Shops in San Casciano dei Bagni (3 minutes)

Rome airport: 194 Km
Florence airport: 166 Km
Pisa airport: 241 Km
Florence: 149 Km
Rome: 173 Km
Siena: 92 Km
Perugia: 82 Km
Arezzo: 83 Km
Assisi: 85 Km
Orvieto: 37 Km
Chiusi: 24 Km
Chianciano: 26 Km
Cetona: 14 Km
Sarteano: 16 Km
Radicofani: 18 Km
Montepulciano: 36 Km
Pienza: 43 Km
Montalcino: 59 Km
San Gimignano: 139 Km
Cittą della Pieve: 19 Km
Lake Trasimeno: 41 Km
Mount Amiata: 31 Km
Bagno VIgnoni: 45 Km




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