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Podere Toscana

Volterra - Pisa

Rustic boutique chic; Four gorgeous properties set in an Etruscan valley of outstanding natural beauty with breathtaking views over an iconic Tuscan landscape

  • Sleeps: 2-6 per property
  • Bedrooms: 1-2 per property
  • Bathrooms: 1-2 per property
£85-257 per night
Please note: minimum stay for this property is:
5 nights low season & 7 nights high season

How to book...

Podere Toscana is owned and managed by Josh Ecclestone.

You can ask a question or make a booking request directly with Josh Ecclestone.

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  The Highlights...

  • Fantastic rustic charm with each property renovated to a high standard and well equipped too!
  • All four have their own private outdoor spaces where you can relax and dine in comfort.
  • Gorgeous outdoor pool (16m x 8m) with panoramic views of the valley and beyond.
  • Great on-site facilities for families including a pizza oven, various toys, games, a tree house and an adventure play area.
  • The city of Volterra is a real Etruscan gem and only 3 minutes drive from the property, offering a great calendar of activities and selection of bars, shops and restraunts.
  • Located with easy access to beaches, a natural gorge, Florence, Siena, Pisa and San Gimignano.
  • Sublime location with truly breathtaking views of the valley.
  • Wonderful spot for walking and seeing what this lovely part of Tuscany has to offer.
  • Great for large groups looking to escape to somewhere peaceful.

  You should know...

  • The swimming pool is only open from May to the end of September though it can remain open for longer depending on the weather.

  The Detail...

Podere Toscana is set in a beautiful valley with stunning panoramic views of its gorgeous surroundings. This spot really is the perfect place for large groups of guests who wish to relax and unwind in the peace and tranquility of this wonderful part of Tuscany. Podere Toscana is comprised of four properties, all of which are charming and comfy. Not only is this a great spot from which to explore the surrounding area, but its also a fabulous place where you can lounge and relax amidst some true natural beauty. And lets not forget the fantastic outdoor swimming pool, which really is the jewell in the crown of this sublime holiday destination.

The Farmhouse, which sleeps four, features a lovely kitchen, kitted out with all the essentials needed to cook up local food. Part of a larger open plan living area, the kitchen faces onto a cosy lounge with a wood burning stove, nice sofas and a dining table perfect for six. But its when you step outside that this property really takes your breath away. The outdoor terrace has a great spot for some al fresco dining in the shade and theres more space if you want to lounge about in the warmth of the sunshine. Theres a fire pit to see you warm in the evenings, meaning you can spread out on the comfy sofas and gaze at the stars with a glass of local wine.

The Cantina, which is arranged over one level and sleeps four in two bedrooms, also has its own kitchen and living space as well as yet more amazing views. With access its own outdoor terraced areas, the Cantina has fantastic cross vaulted ceilings that are a sight to behold. This property has a terrace space with both shaded and sunny spots for you to relax.

The Studio is the perfect dwelling for couples, and has a gorgeous high ceiling offering a feeling of spaciousness. Sleeping two in one bedroom, The Studio has a comfy king sized bed, a functioning kitchen, its own bathroom and a private garden area with a dining table and some comfy chairs. You can sit by the fire pit and relax in the evening sun absorbing the surrounding scenery.

The final property at Podere Toscana is The Loggia. Another great spot for two, it has an open plan layout with sleek surfaces and bags of rustic charm. This is lovely a romantic bolthole has everything youd need for an enjoyable stay, including a working kitchen, bathroom and its own outdoor space surrounded by flowers.

If you wish to venture out and see what the area has to offer then you will not be disappointed. Stroll the rolling Tuscan hills and immerse yourself in wildlife, nature and some rustic villages and hamlets. Venture down the valley and reach the picturesque stream where youll find some looming woodland and a number of pretty waterfalls. There are some nice beaches that are a mere 35 minutes drive, which are well worth a visit on sunny days.


Essential Features
  • Baby Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Heating
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • No Dogs
  • No Smoking
  • Swimming Pool
Living Spaces
  • Games/Books
  • Mosquito netting
  • Open fire/Woodburner
  • Stairgate
  • Coffee machine
  • Cooker
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge
  • Fridge/freezer
  • Highchair
  • Iron/Ironing Board
  • Tumble dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Bath
  • Cot
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels (bath)
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo music system
  • Television
  • BBQ
  • Firepit
  • Garden/Outdoor Space
Also Available
  • Chef for hire
  • Off road free parking


  • Beach (lake)
  • Beach (sea)
  • Bird watching
  • Boat trips
  • Cooking classes
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Historical sites
  • Horse riding
  • Kite surfing
  • Markets
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Walking
  • Museums/Galleries
  • Nightlife (lively)
  • Nightlife (low key)
  • Pub/Bar
  • Restaurants
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Supermarket/food shop
  • Theme park
  • Water Park
  • Wellbeing
  • Wildlife
  • Windsurfing
  • Wine tasting

  On the map...

  Nearest Airport

Pisa is 60km / 1hour - Florence 70km / 1hour 10 minutes - Genoa 200km / 3 hours - Bologna 170km / 2 hours - Rome 300km / 3.5 hours

  Detailed Pricing Information...

Farmhouse (sleeps 4+2) Low - 158 per night High - 257 per night
Cantina (sleeps 4) Low - 158 High - 257
Studio (sleeps 2) Low - 85 High - 122
Loggia (sleeps 2) Low - 85 High - 97



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£85-257 per night
Please note: minimum stay for this property is:
5 nights low season & 7 nights high season

Availability Calendar...

Please check with the owner for availability

How to book...

Podere Toscana is owned and managed by Josh Ecclestone.

You can ask a question or make a booking request directly with Josh Ecclestone.

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