Holiday Destination Information for
Siena and Grosseto
Details: Casina di Rosa is a wonderful opportunity for the independent traveller seeking privacy and a pleasant atmosphere. Use the house as a base for sightseeing trips or relax and experience daily life in a traditional Tuscan village.
The house is completely independent and has been recently restructured. It consists of bedroom, kitchen, sitting room with sofabed and a brand new bathroom.
The house can be heated by gas stove and fireplace in the winter months.
The bedroom is furnished with a king-size bed, a large armoire and a chest of drawers for use by our guests.
The sitting room has been recently renovated and furnished in a rustic style. It has a sofabed, coffee table, side tables and a stereo.
The kitchen is fully equipped to allow our guests to be self-sufficient. It contains a gas stove, electric oven, refrigerator, toaster, electric kettle, filter cofee machine. There is a stone fireplace and a table and chairs for eating. Hot water is available throughout the house.
The bathroom is completely new and outfitted with fixtures from Ideal Standard: WC, sink, bidet and shower.
The veranda at the entrance to the house is ideal for sitting outside or for cooking on the barbeque.
The house is provided with Satellite TV, washing machine, iron, hair dryer, and electric heater for the bathroom. Towels are provided for the bathroom, and kitchen.
Upon arrival, a welcome basket with essential food items and local products. The guests are also provided with some useful things like spices, salt and sugar, cofee and tea, detergents and toilet and kitchen paper.
Casina di Rosa is in Civitella Marittima. The village is a typical Tuscan hilltop village and it is located in the Upper Maremma, one of the few areas of Italy where nature still reigns. The village is home to 350 residents and offers all essential services.
There are 2 banks, one with bank machine/ATM, 2 grocery stores, 2 bakeries, and various other shops (florist, ceramics, tobacconist, etc.). The village also has a post office, pharmacy and clinic. In the village centre there is a restaurant and a bar and less than 2km away there are two other restaurant/pizzerias.
A few steps from the house is a large public park, perfect for walking the dog or relaxing in the shade of the chestnut trees on one of the numerous benches.
Civitella Marittima is well connected to the surrounding villages (Roccastrada 13km) and also to Siena and Grosseto: the village is only 1km away from highway SS223 that connects Siena and Florence to Grosseto and the Tyrrhenian coast.
Great cities of art such as Siena and Pienza, archaeological parks such as Roselle, Pitigliano, Sovana and Sorano, or the fascinating Tyrrhenian coastal towns of Castiglione della Pescaia, Punt'Ala and Orbetello are all reachable in less than one hour's drive.
Florence, Pisa, Lucca and Rome are all reachable in about 2 hours. The village is well connected by the buses than run along the main Siena-Grosseto line.
Rates / Pricing Information: The rental price includes bedroom linen, kitchen and bathroom towels (changed weekly), final cleaning, consumption of water, electricity and gas, use of the washing machine and iron, small gift basket containing local products.
Check-in Saturdays between 3pm and 6pm. It is possible to alter the arrival time given advance notice. On the day of departure, the house must be vacated by 10am.
Animals are welcome. Guests are responsible for any damages to the house and furniture.
A sum equal to 50% of the total rental price must be paid at the time of reservation. The remaining 50% is to be paid in cash at the time of arrival.
Upon arrival, guests must leave a security deposit of 100 euros which will be returned at the time of departure provided that there is no damage to the premises.
In the case of a cancellation of a confirmed reservation a cancellation fee will apply.
Cancellation up to and including 45 days before arrival date: 30% of total agreed upon price
Cancellation less than 45 days before arrival date: 50% of total agreed upon price