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The panoramic views of Val d’Orcia, a World Heritage Site in southern Tuscany, Italy, can be best appreciated from an accommodation as luxurious and stunning as Villa Palazzetta, a 4-bedroom villa that is located on a bluff overlooking the renowned hilltown of Montalcino, it is just a 5 minutes walk to the town. While the villa’s origins date back to the 1600s, it has been gloriously restored by the new owners to its finest grandeur today, resulting in a contemporary and tasteful house that features the best of Italian furniture and customized local artefacts. In the spirit of true Italian surroundings, a charming vineyard and olive and fruit orchard sit within this 5-acre gated property, streamed in by extraordinary lighting that all serve to offer guests a spatial sense of complete surrealness, magnificence and beauty.
The 4 bedrooms at the villa each bear unique names and are painted in pastel-colored walls that lend cast an intimate setting to them. The first bedroom called Bedroom Cipressi is configured with a king-sized bed and its own ensuite bathroom. The next two rooms are fitted with queen beddings namely Bedroom Vitaletta and Bedroom Amiata that also have their own attached bathrooms. Last but not least, is Bedroom Val d’Orcia that comes with 2 single beds as well as its bathroom. Lovely furniture pieces that are minimalist in design carry the interiors with much panache.
The external grounds feature a a covered patio area that doubles as an alfresco dining space for guests with its long wooden table and lightbulbs that drape over the wooden beams. Next up is the spacious outdoor gathering space that is furnished with lounge-type sofas and pillows for guests to mingle, share laughter and conversations and simply socialise. A rectangular pool measuring 4m X 8m that is solar-heated occupies a central spot by the paved terrace while lined with deck chairs on one side and some casual round tables and chairs on the other, and faces the alfresco dining patio.
Inside the dwelling is where guests can feel pleasantly inspired by the space and interior design, which is both elegant and stylish. The spacious living hall with its cotta-tiled flooring is chic with the same kind of minimalist furniture with clean lines that are similarly found in the bedrooms, while a floor-to-ceiling sliding glass door offers the best of nature to stream indoors. The equally chic dining space consists of a long wooden table with chairs that also takes advantage of views from the outdoor gathering space. Pop over to the fully-equipped kitchen and guests will find that it is solidly built with the finest materials, replete with an ample island kitchen that also acts as a perfect dining spot with high-bar stools to hang out on.
Various services and amenities are provided for guests at this villa - some which are part of the stay package and others at additional cost. They include welcome drinks upon arrival, complimentary WiFi Internet access, baby cot for toddlers, laundry service, personal guest assistant, housekeeping that comes at an extra charge, and also airport transfer that is also chargeable.
As Villa Palazzetta overlooks the hill town of Montalcino, this means guests could head out to explore the historic city walls and soak in the breathtaking vistas. The variety of shops and restaurants that line Montalcino are sure to keep guests fairly occupied throughout the course of their stay. As Montalcino is also known for producing Italy’s Brunello wines, guests may be interested to take a tour of some of the bigger and famous estates while enjoying samples of the liquor and brunch here. With the UNESCO recognition pinned on for Val d’Orcia, guests can spend a day out visiting Pienza, Montepulciano, Monticchiello, and Bagno Vignoni, which are among Italy’s most iconic hill towns and about 30 minutes of drive away from Montalcino.
|period||Minimum stay||4 bedrooms|
|06/01/2023 06/01/2024||Low season||7 nights||USD 2,907|