A luxurious aristocratic villa with private swimming pool and tennis court
Villa Cetinale is a 17th-century villa in the Ancaiano district near Siena, Italy. Designed by the architect Carlo Fontana in the Roman baroque style, the villa was built in 1680 by Cardinal Flavio Chigi for Pope Alexander VII – Fabio Chigi. The property is located five kilometres from the town of Sovicille.
The villa’s extensive gardens are renowned for their beauty – reputed to be amongst the most beautiful in Italy. Guests can take a dip in the large swimming pool, relax in the outdoor living areas, or enjoy an al fresco feast at the outdoor dining tables.
Indoors, guests are welcomed via an impressive entrance hall with high ceilings and traditional artworks decorating the walls. There are various lounge areas with fireplaces for relaxing, a loggia with marble dining tables, along with a separate dining room with spectacular high ceilings and wall frescoes.
Guests of all ages will be kept entertained with a games room featuring a pool table, table football, a PlayStation and more. There’s also a cosy TV room, ideal for enjoying a night in with a film.
There are also two well-equipped kitchens perfect for cooking up a feast, or enjoying a casual breakfast.
Guests are accommodated in 13 bedrooms throughout the property. There are seven double bedrooms, three twin rooms, and one single room, many of which have en-suite or private facilities.
With its extensive grounds, opulent interiors, and luxurious facilities, Villa Cetinale is the perfect choice for a Tuscan escape with loved ones.
- Landscaped Gardens
- Heated Swimming Pool
- Tennis Court
Purple Bedroom – duoble bed and en-suite bathroom with bathtub & separate shower
Gold Bedroom – double bed and private bathroom with shower (interconnects with Silver Bedroom)
Silver Bedroom – double bed and en-suite bathroom with bathtub/shower (interconnects with Gold Bedroom)
Yellow Bedroom – double bed and en-suite bathroom with bathtub & separate shower
Red Bedroom – double bed and en-suite bathroom with bathtub & separate shower
Blue Bedroom – double bed and en-suite bathroom with bathtub/shower
White Bedroom – double bed and en-suite bathroom with bathtub & separate shower
Amber Bedroom – double bed and en-suite bathroom with bathtub/shower
Brown Bedroom – twin beds and shared bathroom with bathtub & separate shower
Ivory Bedroom – double bed and shared bathroom with bathtub & separate shower
Grey Bedroom – twin beds and separate bathroom with bathtub/shower
MEZZANINE TWO: (access via ground floor or bedroom on 1st floor):
Green Bedroom – twin beds and separate bathroom with bathtub & separate shower
Scarlet Bedroom – single bed and separate bathroom with half-bathtub
|6 Jan 2023 - 27 Apr 2023||EUR 25,000 per week|
|28 Apr 2023 - 1 Jun 2023||EUR 38,000 per week|
|2 Jun 2023 - 29 Jun 2023||EUR 55,000 per week|
|30 Jun 2023 - 31 Aug 2023||EUR 62,000 per week|
|1 Sep 2023 - 28 Sep 2023||EUR 48,000 per week|
|29 Sep 2023 - 19 Oct 2023||EUR 37,000 per week|
|20 Oct 2023 - 21 Dec 2023||EUR 25,000 per week|
|22 Dec 2023 - 4 Jan 2024||EUR 32,000 per week|
|22 Dec 2023 - 4 Jan 2024||EUR 32,000 per week|
|5 Jan 2024 - 25 Apr 2024||EUR 25,000 per week|
|26 Apr 2024 - 2 May 2024||EUR 30,000 per week|
|3 May 2024 - 30 May 2024||EUR 38,000 per week|
|31 May 2024 - 27 Jun 2024||EUR 52,000 per week|
|28 Jun 2024 - 29 Aug 2024||EUR 60,000 per week|
|30 Aug 2024 - 26 Sep 2024||EUR 48,000 per week|
|27 Sep 2024 - 17 Oct 2024||EUR 36,000 per week|
|18 Oct 2024 - 19 Dec 2024||EUR 25,000 per week|
|20 Dec 2024 - 3 Jan 2025||EUR 32,000 per week|
Price per week. Food & beverage and heating costs not included.
- 2 x fully-equipped kitchen
- Coffee machine
- Games room
- Table tennis
- Table football
- TV room
- DVD/Blu-Ray players
- Laundry facilities
- Air conditioning (mobile units in bedrooms on request)
- Countryside views
- Heated swimming pool (13.5 x 4 m)
- Tennis court
- Landscaped gardens
- Outdoor lounge areas
- Outdoor dining
- Sun loungers & umbrellas
- Carved wooden sculptures by Guiseppe Mazuoli
- Private chef
- Wait staff
- Porter service
- Daily housekeeping
- Full board (food costs not included)
- Daily pool towel change
- Twice-weekly linen & towel change
- Final cleaning
- Pool & garden maintenance
- Utilities (heating not included)
- Luxury toiletries
- Food & beverage costs
- Mandatory breakfast
- Villa pre-stocking
- Laundry service
- Cooking class
- Airport transfers
- Activities & excursions
Villa Cetinale is ideally situated for sightseeing, shopping, eating out or just relaxing in the beautiful Tuscan landscape, an area brimming with beauty, history and culture. It is within easy reach of the historic towns and cities of San Gimignano, Monteriggioni and Siena, to name but a few. Moreover, Florence is just an hour’s drive away, perfect for a day trip.
Visitors can enjoy local excursions to places such as the little-known but beautiful Romanesque cloister at Torri, the working monastery at Monte Oliveto, or the ruined Cistercian abbey at San Galgano. The unpolluted river Merse in the hills above Brenna has many beautiful swimming spots, whilst the coast is udner two hours away, offering access to several pretty islands including Elba, Giglio and Giannutri.
Siena – 20 minutes’ drive
Monteriggioni – 30 minutes’ drive
San Gimignano – 1 hour’s drive
Florence Airport – 1 hour, 15 minutes’ drive
Florence – 1 hour, 30 minutes’ drive
Tuscan Coast – 1 hour, 30 minutes’ drive
Disclaimer: the location on the map may be approximate due to privacy reasons.