We have verified the following tennis facilties, equipement and services are present and that the playing surface is in good condition.
How far away are all important everyday activities
Airport at Roma Fiumicino
Airport at Florence
Railway Station at Chiusi
Set on a hill-top overlooking the panoramic Val d’ Orcia, Il Cornello has been wonderfully restored by its present owner to an exceptionally high level using local materials. Air-conditioned bedrooms, all but one with beautiful en suite bathrooms, heated private pool built in marble and a fabulous state-of-the-art kitchen are just some of the elements make this an extremely comfortable and luxurious home in one of the most scenic areas of the region. You only have to read the reviews left by previous guests to see how big an impression the picturesque views leave, not to mention the wonderful staff that will make abolsutely sure your stay goes perfectly.
The Val d’ Orcia is classified by UNESCO as a world heritage site and many claim these to be the most beautiful landscapes of Tuscany; these are best enjoyed from the pool or it's adjacent shaded seating area. In true Tuscan style this breath-taking villa is set on a hilltop with a private cypress lined access road, offering spectacular views of the unspoilt countryside - these very views have been long standing favourites amongst Hollywood directors and seasoned writers searching for special inspiration. Nearby towns are only a short drive away, such as San Casciano dei Bagni, famed for its active spa and Cetona with its beautiful piazza and one of the best restaurants in Tuscany - Osteria Vecchia da Nilo.
Dating back several centuries, Il Cornello was once a convent but has since been lovingly transformed into a luxury villa with high-quality furnishing, fantastic swimming pool built in luxurious marble, billiards room and sauna. A state-of-the-art and very well equipped kitchen has been seamlessly blended-in with the villa's original structure. The modern, luxury bathrooms all have travertine basins and showers and are all appointed to a supremely high level, combining traditional Tuscan materials such as marble and terracotta, so as to blend sumptuous quality with maximum comfort. All the bedrooms are air-conditioned and can be controlled remotely with a sophisticated home management interface; the house oozes not only style but also streamlined modernity that has become so sought-after in today's world.
The property also benefits from a very beautiful garden with its own tennis court, lake, vineyard and vegetable garden – there is literally no comfort that this lovely home does not offer. Almost everyone that stays at Il Cornello raves about the exceptional service and attentiveness, but most of all the local cooking services which can be provided - something which remains in guests hearts' even more so than the blissful surroundings. Tailor your menus and meals with them and let the superb staff take care of the rest, you are guaranteed to be impressed. Cooking lessons and a whole array of tours and activities can also be arranged by our dedicated Concierge.
- Private Tennis Court
- Outdoor Entertaining
- Chef Available
- House Keeping Available
- Well Equipped Kitchen
- Washer & Dryer
- Tennis Court - Private
- Tennis Court - Artificial Grass
Included in this villa
This villa has the following servcies included in the rental price but additional services can be added from the add-on Servcies below this section.
Add on Services
These are additional verified services that can be added to your rental pre and post arrival to enhance your experience.