The amazing villa ﬁnds itself situated on the side of a hill, looking down onto the Feniglia beach, the Cala Galera Yacht Club and the Orbetello lagoon. Immersed in the surrounding forest; the villa sits below a terraced vineyard and an olive grove, enjoying the mediterranean air and making your vacation unforgettable.
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The View is a beautiful villa set in the hills above Porto Ercole on the Argentario peninsula. It enjoys views over the famous crescent-shaped La Feniglia and a sand dune that stretches all the way to Ansedonia and mainland Italy.
The main villa is composed of two sitting rooms with home theatre TV systems and a dining room with a large window from which you can see the owners’ vineyard. There is a playroom with a billiard table and the kitchen is strategically placed with access to an outside terrace overlooking the swimming pool with a dining area that can seat up to 12 people.
The villa has seven bedrooms, all of them have the walls painted with the same natural sand colour as the rest of the house and each one has is own particular hand painted headboard in different colours that give you that very warm and special atmosphere. All of them look onto the sea and have a wonderful sunrise. Hand made tiles from Amalﬁ coast were used in the bathrooms giving each one a different tone.
There are ample sun beds around the large pool and a changing room. Outside there is also a lovely wisteria covered pergola which can be seen from three of the five bedrooms. Ideal for summer living, there is a barbecue area overlooking the forest with a table for 12 people and an outside seating area.
The long and winding driveway leading down from the main gate, with 15 wonderfully impressive Cypress trees is a perfect grand entrance to your vacation. The pink and white ﬂowers, the olive grove, the special rosemary plants, unique to the area, make this garden something extra special.The terraced vineyard, with it’s stone walls, can be admired from all parts of the garden. The vegetable garden provides fresh fruit and vegetables every day.
Porto Ercole is 4km away and the nearest beach of La Feniglia is 12 minutes away. The Cala Galera Maria is only 10 minutes from the property and the Argentario Golf Resort and Spa is 15 minutes away, whilst the Polo Club is 3 minutes further.
Rome is a 1 hour and 30 minutes drive and Siena is 125km away. Florence is 190km away.
Daily cleaning and bedlinen and towels changed twice a week. A welcome pack of groceries and champagne will be provided. Fresh vegetables are available.
Porto Ercole is a pretty seaside resort, one of the most famous in Tuscany. The fortresses of La Rocca, Filippo, Santa Carolina and Stella dominate the hillside. These little natural harbours are reminders of more belligerent times when the town was controlled by the Spanish in the 16th century.
Now that Porto Ercole is a place more associated with pleasure, good food, boats and relaxation, the profusion of these fortifications takes one by surprise but adds another interesting angle to this incredibly picturesque little port.The historic centre of Porto Ercole can be reached through the Porta of Sienese. It is surmounted by a clock tower on which one can read the plate commemorating the great painter Michelangelo Merisi – “Caravaggio” – who died in Porto Ercole in 1610.
Porto Ercole has a wonderful buzz during the summer season, when the long seaside promenade is filled with jet-setters strolling around the shops, the cafés and restaurants.