Montelandi is a typical Sienese self catering vacation rental set in 14 acres of woodland above
the Via Cassia, in the Brunello di Montalcino wine region. It is a
family home, private, peaceful and little changed for generations. The
villa developed from a farmhouse or wine fattoria many hundreds of years
can book Montelandi as a four bedroom self catering villa for up to eight or with six
bedrooms for up to twelve. Or you can book for any number up to sixteen
(eight bedrooms). Outside the main season there is a self contained two
bedroom apartment on the ground floor.
is a large comfortably furnished living room, marble floored, with
beamed ceiling and hooded Tuscan fireplace, with doors leading onto a
old farmhouse kitchen is fully equipped, with a breakfast table to seat
12 and an open fireplace for log fires in autumn and winter. There is a
second kitchen downstairs leading out onto the garden terrace with long
tables for al fresco dining to seat 20.
is a mixture of double and twin bedded rooms with additional single beds
or sofa beds in some rooms. There are six modern bathrooms with showers.
Terraces are shaded by vine, ivy, jasmine and wisteria covered pergolas.
there are rattan and teak easy chairs, recliners, dining furniture and
barbecues. The swimming pool is 32 ft by 16 ft with steps at the shallow
end and has its own terrace away from the front gardens, looking
South towards Monte Amiata. Forchildren there are swings and a paddling
pool and a games room with a table tennis table
local market town is Buonconvento, a medieval walled town with good
shops, restaurants and cafes. It has a weekly market on Saturdays and an
interesting art gallery in a Liberty style villa near the Town Hall.
of the vineyards welcome visitors. There are small reasonably priced
local trottoria and a great variety of eating places from farmhouses to
outstanding gourmet restaurants on the vineyards.