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About Poggio Del Castagnoli

There can be little more idyllic than life at Poggio del Castagnoli. This luxurious villa in Tuscany is at the heart of Chianti. It’s surrounded by the vineyards responsible for one of the world’s finest wines. Ancient olive groves and lemon trees scent the air. And, from this haven of tranquility, the medieval walls and cotto roof tiles of Castagnoli beckon you from afar.

Built in 1788, Poggio del Castagnoli has been renovated and refurbished to offer the highest levels of comfort. Its interior showcases the features of an idealised country retreat: simple yet luxurious furniture, Tuscan antiques and custom-made wrought iron and upholstered pieces.

The Main House has four bedrooms. The adjacent guest suite, Porcilaia, contains a fifth bedroom and a private living room. All five air-conditioned bedrooms offer plenty of privacy, and there are various sitting areas in which to retreat. The communal areas can comfortably accommodate sociable gatherings, and there’s even a small barn with table tennis and foosball.

Outside, warmed by the Tuscan sun, a spectacular pool is fringed by a black slate walkway and a generous, shaded deck. Beyond this the beautiful gardens offer quintessential views of Chianti’s vineyards and rolling hills. To take it all in, head to any of the many outdoor sitting and dining areas, loggias, terraces and lookouts scattered around the grounds.

There’s only one difficult thing you’ll be asked to do in this Tuscan villa. And that’s to decide where’s best to sip your cocktail as you watch the sun set.


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  • Air Conditioning (Partial)
  • Barbecue Facilities
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Area (Outdoor)
  • DVD Player
  • Fans Available
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet Access (Wireless Broadband)
  • Mosquito Nets/Fly Screens
  • Safe
  • Swimming Pool (Private)
  • Swimming Pool (with Cover)
  • Table Football
  • Table Tennis
  • Tea / Coffee Making Facilities
  • TV (Cable/Satellite)
  • Washing Machine & Dryer
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Check rates and availability for Poggio del Castagnoli

Availability information

Our villas are normally rented on a Saturday to Saturday basis throughout the year, however this can vary.

Please enquire with us to find out more about rental periods for specific properties. If you're interested in shorter stays or alternative arrival days outside the high season, let us know and we'll try to match your requirements. Please note that the standard check-in time at our properties is between 4pm and 7pm, and that we ask guests to vacate the property by 10am on departure day, unless otherwise agreed in advance.

Rates information

Our villa-only rental option comes as standard and is ideal for those seeking pure independence while travelling.
Other than renting the villa on an exclusive basis and the services provided by the individual property owners, the villa-only option also includes:  
  • A local representative, on call 24/7
  • Clean towels and bed linen
  • One cot and a highchair

Gold Package 

Our Gold Package is recommended for all clients looking for that extra special level of service. In addition to the services included in our villa-only option, it includes:

  • An introductory tour of the local area with your A&K guide the weekend you arrive (own transport will be required if not within walking distance)
  • Pre-arrival groceries delivered to your villa (cost of groceries excluded)
  • The ability to book a selected range of extra services through our A&K local offices at favourable rates including; private chefs, boats, pre-and-post-hotel stays, selected activities and excursions at the time of booking or up until 70 days prior to departure.

Platinum Package

Our Platinum Package is the ultimate A&K experience and is recommended for those clients looking to completely customise their trip. In addition to the services included in our Gold Package, it includes:

  • A private-chef experience for one lunch or dinner during your stay (pre-booking is necessary, cost of groceries excluded)
  • A fridge pre-stocked with drinks
  • A light, self-served supper on your arrival evening
  • A continental-style buffet on your first morning
  • Fresh flowers and initial provisions
  • Starter pack of luxurious toiletries for each bathroom
  • Daily maid service (Monday to Friday and on Saturdays for multiple-week bookings)
  • Mid-week linen and towel change
  • Mid-week grocery shopping service (cost of groceries excluded)
  • The ability to book a selected range of extra tailor-made services through A&K’s trusted partners, at favourable rates including; private chefs, boats, pre-and-post-hotel stays, selected activities and excursions at the time of booking or up until your departure.

In the area

  • Nearest restaurants in Castagnoli 2km
  • Nearest shops in Gaiole in Chianti 6km
  • Radda in Chianti 17km, Volpaia 22km, Castellina in Chianti 28km, Siena 30km, Monteriggioni 48km, San Gimignano 56km, Florence 66km
  • Nearest airport, Florence 90km
  • Wineries: Castello di Brolio 12km, Badia a Coltibuono 15km, Fonterutoli 33km


Please note that the location on this map is an approximate guide, normally to the closest town or village.