Villa Podernovo Monticiano Siena

Villa Podernovo Monticiano Siena Vacation homes in Tuscany

Villa Podernovo

Siena - San Gimignano

Villa Podernovo is an 18th century Tuscan farmhouse, tastefully renovated and located south of Siena, near the Abbey of San Galgano and the Hermitage of Montesiepi, where the famous "sword in the rock" is located. The villa, secluded but not isolated, is the ideal place for a quiet holiday in the nature, in one of the most suggestive areas of Tuscany.

Villa Podernovo Monticiano Siena Villas in Tuscany with private pool

18 Beds
Private parking
Private pool
Internet connection

Villa Podernovo - A luxury accommodation in an 18th century farmhouse, transformed into a holiday villa in Tuscany

Villa Podernovo offers luxury accommodation in 5 independent apartments. The original rustic style has been preserved everywhere, with the addition of a touch of elegance and the necessary modern comforts, such as fast internet access, central heating and a private pool.

The villa is immersed in the luxuriant nature of the "Val di Merse" reserve and enjoys tranquility and privacy. Also a few minutes walk from the village, Monticiano, a classic medieval village that offers most services, and a 25-minute drive from the beautiful city of Siena. All the main Tuscan cities are reachable with one-day outings, as well as the Maremma coast. There are many opportunities to ride in the woods with professional guides, as well as walking or cycling, golfing or wellness trails.

The property is close to the Abbey of San Galgano and the Chapel of Montesiepi (7 km), where the "Spada nella Roccia" is preserved, which gave rise to the myth of King Arthur. Both are locations required for romantic and unique weddings and the villa is the perfect place to organize the ceremony.

The villa is quiet and private. The monastery of San Galgano can be reached through the private wood of the villa, composed of typical Mediterranean vegetation, with oaks, pines and junipers.


Garden Description

Around the villa there are flower beds with roses, lavender and rosemary, seasonal flowers such as iris, daisies, jasmine and wisteria. In the garden there are tables and chairs as well as a gazebo near the swimming pool, where guests can dine. There is also a barbecue available for guests.


Pool Description

The private pool is located behind the building dedicated to the "sleeping area". Near the pool there is a gazebo to relax in the shade. The pool area is equipped with parasols, deck chairs, sun loungers and tables.


Parking Facilities

Villa Podernovo is equipped with a private covered parking, which can accommodate up to 6 cars.


Interiors Description

All apartments are independent, all rooms have a private bathroom with shower, the furniture is simple, comfortable and refined. Some apartments have ceiling fans and all have central heating, handmade terracotta floors, wood-beamed ceilings and interiors decorated in natural colors. The general atmosphere is elegant and rustic style.



With the exclusive villa booking, the main kitchen is the large, well-equipped kitchen in the second building. The kitchen communicates with the internal dining room, which opens onto a large porch (120 sqm) overlooking the garden. An initial supply of the necessary for the care of the house (dishwasher soap, detergents) is provided on arrival.


Kitchen Equipment

Everything you need to cook: large oven, grill, microwave, dishwasher, fridge / freezer, toaster, coffee maker, food processor.



All linen (beds, bathrooms and kitchen) is included and a weekly change is planned. An extra change is available for a surcharge.

How to reach us
How to arrive by car:

From the North: Take the A1 motorway towards Florence, exit at Firenze Impruneta. After the toll booth, take the highway to Siena on the right. Continue for 58 km and ignore all exits for Siena. Continue for 18 km towards Grosseto. Immediately after the Agip service station turn right, go right at the sign of Monticiano (SP32A) and continue for 15 km along the meandering road. At the crossroads turn left towards the Piazza di Monticiano and after 50 meters turn right into Via 1 ° Maggio. After a while, at the top of the hill (200 meters), go right following the small road that ends at Villa Podernovo.

From the South: 1- Take the A1, exit Valdichiana-Bettolle-Sinalunga, and take the Siena-Bettolle expressway towards Siena. Ignore all the exits of Siena and continue towards Grosseto, then follow the indications above.

2- Take Via Aurelia and continue along the SS1 towards the E80-A12 for Civitavecchia / Grosseto (about 100 km). After Grosseto follow for Roselle-Siena and continue along the E78 (about 50 km). After the restaurant "La Locanda del Ponte" (on the right) and before a small bridge, turn left at the sign Monticiano (SP32). Then follow the directions above.


  Low Season Med Season High Season Peak Season
Villa/week 20218.2008.550
Villa / 3 nights3.6003.900
Villa / 4 nights4.8005.200
Villa / 5 nights6.0506.480
Villa / 6 nights7.1507.700

Refundable Damage Deposit: € 1.000 is to be left in cash at check-in. The Damage Deposit will be returned at check-out unless damages are found or extra services have to paid.



High season: 01/04 - 03/10.

Low Season: 26/03 - 31/03; 04/10 - 07/11.

Included in price

Utilities (gas, electricity, water) and heating when necessary.

Not Included in price

Heating of the living room on the 1st floor on consumption, final cleaning € 300.

Arrival Departure

CHECK-IN: FROM 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm


Cancellation Policy

(The percentage is calculated on total price)

From To Cancellation Fee
Booking90 Days before check-in 50%
89 Days before check-in 60 Days before check-in 70%
59 Days before check-in 1 Day before check-in 100%
No Show100%


(The percentage is calculated on total price)

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CLAIMS AND CONTENTIONS: eventual claims for accommodation arrangements must be formalized in a written statement to the welcoming staff within 24 hours from the check-in time.

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