La Casina di Arceno
La Casina di Arceno is found on the grounds of a private luxury villa in Chianti located in a true Tuscan heaven. Vineyards olive groves and woodlands surround the property in all directions until the eye can see.
La Casina rises on the estate belonging to Villa Arceno near charming Castelnuovo Berardenga, just a few miles from Siena. The town is part of the official Chianti Classico area north of Siena. Kendall and Jackson from California own Tenuta Villa Arceno and manage the vineyards and olive trees growing on its large estate. Siena is easily reached within 20 minutes driving, while Florence is one hour north from this enchanting villa in Chianti. Rome is a highway drive of 2 and half hours. If you travel by train, take the high speed ride to Florence, then a regional train to Siena. By air you can land in Florence, Pisa or Rome, all at a convenient distance from the villa.
La Casina di Arceno is part of a group of five vacation homes. It grants a three thousand square meters private garden and terraces with full privacy. The large panoramic swimming pool is in common with the other 5 homes, and measures 30 meters by 8. From here you can gaze in all directions over the hills of Chianti and even further. You will find the pool open from June (earlier on request) until October. Six guests can be comfortably accommodated inside this two hundred square meters home equipped with luxurious amenities. The ground floor includes the main bedroom with its own private bathroom. Here you can also find the large kitchen. The dining room, library and living room are very sunny thanks to French windows and dedicated terraces. The first floor is has two bedrooms with private bathrooms, jacuzzi and a laundry room. Satellite TV and WiFi DSL Internet allows you to stay connected whenever you need.
About the owner
The owners of this charming villa in Chianti, Marianne and her sons Peter and Tjerk, have welcomed selected guests in their splendid house each year since 1999. La Rufena, which is on the Medici map, was the first one to be remodeled by the family as of 1972. La Casina is a blissful place where to live “La Dolce Vita” the Tuscan way. It maintains its truly authentic feel for it is regularly used as a home for the family and friends. The villa was never meant to be a rented out, which is why here you will immediately feel at home away from home, thanks to the many personal details of a true home. Upon entering you will have the sensation the owner has just stepped outside. Marianne offers you an authentic Tuscan experience in an elegant private villa in Chianti restored to perfection.