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52037 AREZZO (SANSEPOLCRO) - Gricignano
gricignano 52
Tel. +39 0575/720685 - Fax +39 0575/721621 - Cell +39 347/4101364
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Tuscany holiday rentals-XIII century villa, recently converted into one of the prestigious farmhouses with pool in Tuscany: self-catered apartments, weddings location, panoramic views. 3 km from Sansepolcro, Arezzo-Cortona-Siena area.
Torre del Guado is a large Tuscan farmhouse, situated in the countryside between the medieval towns of Anghiari and Sansepolcro and close to the city of Arezzo.
Subject of a meticulous restoration project, the 13th century villa has been transformed into an  elegant country residence in Tuscany, where you  find a pleasing combination of traditional Tuscan architecture and the very latest in contemporary technology. Wireless internet connectivity is available throughout the property. Guests accommodation is provided in five apartments, with welcoming open fireplace, fully equipped kitchenette and, above all, splendid views of tuscan  countryside. The large, 20.000 sqm, beautifully maintained equipped garden, which surrounds the residence, features a panoramic swimming pool,  gazebos, a barbecue area, and a number of small paths and private angles. The farmhouse Torre del Guado is the ideal choice for holiday makers eager to visit  many sites of historic and artistic interest in this part of Tuscany, but also for those simply wishing to relax and enjoy a truly peaceful vacation. The villa, with its reception  rooms  plus the park inside the spectacular tuscan landscape, is also a superb weddings  location only on Saturday and sometimes.( catering service).


The tuscan villa is perched  in the picturesque landscape northeast  of Arezzo  and looks out the  same enchanting Tuscan scenery, what  inspired great painters as  Piero della Francesca, Raffaello, Leonardo, Signorelli..
Although is located amidst  the tranquillity of the Tuscan countryside,   at the same time the holiday home Torre del Guado is close to cities  as  Arezzo - Cortona - Perugia and  within easy driving distance from the main art cities of  Tuscany and central Italy like: Florence, Siena, Rome, Urbino

  The farmhouse Torre del Guado, with its different and equipped apartments, is ideal for family reunion,  large group of friends as well as for single family and for  a romantic honeymoon holiday ) or  business traveller looking for one double bed apartment.
The villas accommodations consist of  2  suggestive reception rooms  and  5 refined self-catering  vacation-accommodations ( from 2+ to 4+ guests), of different sizes and typology, with  excellent facilities. The whole holiday house inside a very large beautifully maintained equipped gardens (20.000 mq) with the  panoramic  15X7 swimming pool.

  Possibility to rent whole property or sigle units in combination following the number of guests.



All  apartments are tastefully and stylishly decorated thanks to a carefully selected colour scheme of warm, pastel shades  and enjoy plenty of natural light along with panoramic views of the tuscan  landscape. Each self catering accommodation has its independent  entry on the ground floor from the garden, own fireplace, a fully-equipped kitchen-corner (4 plates, gas, refrigerator, ice compartment, electric oven, toaster..), 1 bathroom, with shower, bidet, sink, WC, and all the benefits of modern technology ( Satellite TV, individual  washing machine and heating ). All linens, including swimming pool towels and tables cloths,  fans and windows mosquito-nets are provided. Wireless connection,  Highchairs for babies, iron and hair dryer free on demand. Baby-cot (extra   7 per/day).  The sofa/divan, present in liv-room can be other bed ( charge extra). Each apartment has private outdoor dining area with sunshade and garden forniture.

  Gelso: 78 square metres, 3 rooms, on two levels and decorated in soft pastel apricot shades, lovely ambience, spacious and well equipped. Living room with 1 Sleeper Sofa-Queen, fireplace,  dining table for 6. The upper floor consists of  2 bedrooms ( 1 queen sized and 1 smaller twin ) with a  wardrobe space, and a well appointed bathroom with shower. It has its own private outdoor dining area with sunshade. Sleeps 4 +2: 4 are the  guests accommodated in the beds. Other 2 guests can be  accommodated on the double sofabed ( extra charge)
Glicine: 65 square metres, 2 rooms - comfortable one bedroom apartment, on two levels, decorated in warm mauve tones, with private outdoor patio on the ground level. Open plan living/dining with  1 single sofabed, fully equipped kitchen, dining table for 4, plus fireplace. The queen sized bedroom  with a wardrobe space, and the well appointed bathroom with shower are located on the upper level.  Sleeps: 2+1. 2 are the  guests accommodated in beds. Other 1 guest can be  accommodated on the single sofabed ( extra charge)
Ginestra: 75 square metres , 2 rooms -  this 2 level apartment  is  cheerfully decorated in yellow shades. Open plan living/dining with 1 double sofabed, fully equipped kitchen, dining table for 4,  plus fireplace. The upper level features  1 queen sized bedroom,  with a  wardrobe space and the well appointed bathroom with shower. Private outdoor patio with sunshade. This spacious one bedroom apartment may easily accommodate 2.
Other 2 guests can be  accommodated on the double sofabed ( 10  per/day extra charge for each guest)

Guado: 90 square metres, 3 rooms, on two levels,  this apartment is stylishly decorated in indigo shades  and enjoys picturesque country views . Very Spacious open plan living/dining with 1  Sleeper Sofa-Queen, fully equipped kitchen, dining table for 6, plus fireplace, satellite TV and wireless Internet on request.
The upper level consists of  2 bedrooms: 1 queen sized bedroom  with  very ample wardrobe space and  1 twin  [convertible into a double] with  very ample wardrobe. A well appointed bathroom with shower is also located on the upper floor. Sleeps 4+2:  4 are the  guests accommodated in beds. Other 2 guests can be  accommodated on the double sofabed ( extra charge)

Iris: 90 square metres, 2 very large rooms this 1 level splendid apartment  enjoys of great privacy  becouse it is located on the first floor in the most historical wing of the Villa, with its own private entrance. It is a popular choice for couples on their honeymoon but it is perfect also for small family groups.  A very spacious  living/dining room with 1 queen Sofa-bed plus 1 single sofa/bed, fully equipped kitchen and dining table for 6. On the same floor 1 one queen sized bedroom and an appointed bathroom with shower.  Sleeps 2/5. 2 are the guests accommodated in beds;   3 guests can be accommodate on the sofa-beds ( charge extra)


-Free Wireless connection, on demand unlimited access,
-Private parking inside the property,
-Free use of Mountain-bikes,Ping-Pong,Mini volley & Table football,
-Two magnificent reception rooms as "Meeting and Wedding locations in Tuscany" with catering service.
-ABOUT CATERING: We work with different and valid catering & food companies, known as excellent organization & typical Tuscan food and wine.
*OUTSIDE: In the centre of the large and beautifully maintained gardens  20.000 mq), where you may stroll through vast green areas and enjoy a spectacular view on the tuscan landscape, there is the panoramic and equipped 15X7 swimming pool (purified through filters with sea salt widhout the bother of the chlorine) with outside shower, for only guests use and relax. The gardens provide, also, plenty of garden furniture: gazebos, sun-beds, tables, chairs, sunshade and a playing and barbecue area.
Facilities nearby:
pharmacy: 4 kms, hospital: 4 kms, bank: 3 kms from the villa. ATM and VISA service available during closing hour, post-office: situated 2 kms from the villa, grocery store: 2 kms from villa, with typical Tuscan products, supermarket: 4 kms, Horse-riding: 2 and 5 kms, Tennis courts, gym: 2 kms, Well equipped sporting center, the name is Alter Ego, with Gym, sauna, Turkish bath, massages at only 3 kms, Golf: 6 kms, Thermal baths (Fontecchio) and beauty farm 14 kms  


Rates quoted are for  the number of guests accommodated in the beds. Surcharge due to over-occupancy accommodated on a sofa/divan or on additional bed : Euro 10 per/day, 60 per/ week.PRICES INCLUDE: Wireless service, Use of pool ( open from May to September),  Linens, including pool towels, Water, Electricity, Gas, Private covered parking,  Private Washing-machine, Weekly  laundry change, Final cleaning,  Highchairs and  Use of the mountain bikes,All Taxes (IVA 10%).In the price not included: the individual heating (by consumption: each apartment has its counter),  Baby bed  (until 3 years:  7 per/day), daily cleaning: 9/hour, baby-sitter: 10/hour, Pets extra cleaning ( Euro 20). 


This area has a great culinary tradition: everywhere you can enjoy the wonderful dishes of Tuscan cuisine, accompanied by the fine wines. There are a number of music festivals in the region, including Umbria Jazz in Perugia and Tuscan Sun Festival of Cortona in July. The sport and nature lovers may take excursions on foot, on horseback or on mountain bike and wander through woods and vineyards, ruins of old churches, castles and lovely old farm buildings. Golf Club, tennis-courts and horse-riding are at short driving distance. Lakes Trasimeno and Montedoglio provide  water-sports, trips to islands & a small beach.
For art  lovers, in this area  there are Signorelli, Perugino, Pinturicchio  frescos   in addition to the 'Piero della Francesca trail' around Arezzo, Sansepolcro & Monterchi.

where we are

Torre del Guado  is placed at the same distance (3 kms) from the medieval towns of Anghiari and Sansepolcro  situated in Upper Tiber Valley, and 37 kms from Arezzo, not far from  Cortona and  Siena, on the edge of the Chianti wine region and of Umbria. The villas convenient location will allow you to easily reach the main art cities including Assisi and Urbino, Perugia and Pisa, Trasimeno Lake, Florence, Rome, ..). They are all a day-trip away and  easily  accessible through the near E45 speedway, at only 4 kms from the villa, and A1 highway 32 kms far.
How to reach us
Airports: Torre del Guado can be reached by airplane, by train, by car. The airports in Rome, Florence, Perugia, Bologna, Arezzo, Forl are easy driving distance .
Fly direct to Perugia (our nearest airport : 45 minutes drive) via Ryanair, or to  Bologna-Forli  ( about 100 kms), or to Florence Peretola ( 85 kms) , or to Ancona (2 hours' drive), or to Bologna, Pisa or Rome, Pisa Galileo Galilei 80 km.
By Car:
from Milan-Bologna: A14 Highway to Cesena: exit Cesena nord, Follow E45 Superhighway  to Rome-Perugia- exit Sansepolcro sud.
from Rome-Orte: E45 Superhighway Perugia-Cesena: exit Sansepolcro sud.
from Florence: A1 Highway - exit Arezzo with direction SANSEPOLCRO.
From the exit at Sansepolcro sud, follow the road to AREZZO; after approx. 2kms turn left, signposted GRICIGNANO.