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Casa vacanze Certaldo Alto

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Condo/Apartment -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 5
Certaldo, Tuscany
Charming and welcoming apartment located in the medieval village of Certaldo Alto, in the heart of Tuscany, a few kilometers from Florence, Siena, Pisa, San Gimignano and Volterra.
The apartment, on the ground floor with private entrance, has a kitchen / living room with sofa bed, two double bedrooms with panoramic views and two bathrooms, both with shower facilities.
Possibility of extra bed for children.
Certaldo is situated in a strategic location, ideal for quickly reach all the main tourist attractions of Tuscany.
Certaldo is best known for being the birthplace of Giovanni Boccaccio, author of the Decameron (is open to visitors the house where he lived), and for its famous festivals including Mercantia, Boccaccesca and dinners along the medieval streets.
In Certaldo Alto you can also sit on a terrace or in the streets of the village...
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Listing #FKN6351668
About the Owner
Veronica T
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2015
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Reviewed 31 December 2015

Loved this medieval apartment. Gracious hostess who provides all modern conveniences, advice and unexpected extras. We stayed here for 10 nights, including over christmas day. Was amazed and delighted to walk in on day one and find a christmas tree(beautifully trimmed) and other lovely seasonal...More

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  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Refrigerator
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
    2 Full baths
    1 Sofa
    2 Fulls
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About the neighbourhood
A rare example of medieval town still intact, in the heart of Val d'Elsa, Certaldo Alto has a very important recognition such as the orange flag of the Italian Touring Club, eco-tourism / environment of great value. Certaldo Alto is located on top of a hill bordered by cypress trees, alleys, towers and castles of another time, with a unique landscape that surrounds it.
The village, between moss and stone, clay crumbled and torches on the walls of red brick, is still enclosed in the three ancient gates of the past: Porta Alberti, Porta al Sole and Porta al Rivellino, still well preserved.
In Certaldo Alto, home of Giovanni Boccaccio, author of the Decameron, you can visit the house where the writer lived, now a museum that houses works and objects that belonged to the f...
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Firenze/Pisa: 50.0 km
Railway: Certaldo: 0.0 km
To reach the upper part of Certaldo is available to travelers a funicular from Piazza Boccaccio (two minute walking from the train station) to reach Certaldo Alto in 2 minutes.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
Nearby cities
Tuscany Villas (26,093)
Umbria Villas (3,859)
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