Lovingly restored and converted into a private residence, Villa Torre al Poggio has a spectacular location in Chianti Classico, overlooking the skyline of Siena. Designed by the owners, the property has featured in many international magazines including House and Garden and Architectural Digest. The original buildings date back to the 15th century but the interiors and extensive gardens are modern, minimalist and contemporary.
Three living rooms provide plenty of space to relax and there is also a large family room with a fireplace and well-equipped open plan kitchen. Meals can be enjoyed on the terrace or in the dining room which has a long wooden table seating up to 16 people. A studio/library is equipped with an Apple computer, flat screen TV and a large selection of books and there is even a grand piano for the musically inclined.
Four double bedrooms and a twin bedroom, all with en-suite bathrooms, are located in the main house. There are a further three bedrooms in the tower, of which two have single beds and share a bathroom. The bedrooms have bright colour schemes and are all individually designed and furnished to a high standard.
Set within a hectare of fenced garden, complete with vegetable patch and orchard, Villa Torre al Poggio provides the perfect setting for spending long lazy days lounging by the large salt water swimming pool which is surrounded by sun loungers. There are also several ‘loggias’ which are open sided seating areas and provide ideal spots for taking some time out with a good book and admiring the stunning views over the city of Siena to the beautiful vineyards and hills of Chianti.
Other facilities include a ping-pong table, badminton field and croquet pitch. The property has wireless internet which extends to the outdoor living spaces and pool area. Seasonal produce from the vegetable garden and orchard is available upon request and cookery lessons with an Professional English speaking chef can be arranged for an additional charge.
Taking into consideration guest overall experience and comfort during their stay at Villa Torre al Poggio, the capacity is usually limited to 10 people. Groups of up to 14 guests will be considered based on the characteristics of the group.