Casale Le Pratola

by Anthony Lopez-Vito
Gaiole in Chianti (SI)
Tuscany Italy

Located in Chianti, near Siena and Florence, Tuscany, Italy, Casale Le Pratola has a commanding and private hilltop position, with 360 degree panoramic views of the surrounding Tuscan countryside.

Casale Le Pratola is set in 2 hectares of secluded gardens filled with vines, olives, cypress trees, and local herbs. The infinity pool is surrounded by wide open lawn areas, the house is set around a large central courtyard with barbeque area and there are three terraces for al fresco living.

  • 5 bedrooms
  • 5 bathrooms
  • 10 guests

Best for: Families, Group of Friends, Special Events.

From: €12500/week


  • Pool
  • Is the pool heated?
  • Spa or Gym Facilities
  • Linen
  • Towels
  • Toiletries
  • Ironing
  • Hairdryer
  • Baby equipment
  • Bikes
  • Games room


An old residence, part of the Rocca di Castagnoli Wine Estate, enriched with fine works of art and prestigious furniture.

Bathe in the luxurious infinity edge swimming pool with views of the surrounding countryside and relax on the sun loungers and deck chairs.

At the heart of Casale Le Pratola is a central courtyard housing an original stone pizza oven and BBQ area containing a large table and chairs, perfect for al fresco dining.

There are also two more terraces - outside the dining room is a fragrant, pergola covered dining area with fantastic views and leading from the large sitting room is a bar zone terrace with sofa, armchairs and candles which overlooks the cascading water of the infinity edged swimming pool.

Covering 600 square metres (6458 square feet) with 5 bedrooms, all with en-suite travertine bathrooms and air conditioning, 2 sitting rooms, kitchen, dining room, games room, gym, laundry room and a stunning open plan galleried hallway, Casale Le Pratola is a luxurious Tuscan villa. Fusing together the best Italian craftsmanship and design from the 16th century to the present day, Casale Le Pratola retains a multitude of original features including exposed walls and beams, handmade floor tiles, 18th century antique furniture and an original dove tower. These features are complemented by stylish contemporary furniture and modern art.

Leading off from a magnificent galleried entrance hall is the impressive sitting room. This has an indoor bar area, perfect for relaxing after dinner, playing cards and listening to music or sipping drinks on the adjoining terrace and enjoying the sunset over the hills.

There is also an upstairs sitting room with books, TV and DVD player and a great selection of films.

Overlooking the courtyard is a fabulously large Italian designer kitchen perfectly equipped for parties and entertaining- containing cooker, two ovens, two dishwashers, wine fridge and an adjoining utility room with laundry facilities.

The kitchen leads into a dining room with gorgeous panoramic views visible through floor to ceiling windows and glass doors that lead to an outside pergola covered dining area.

All five bedrooms are spacious, air conditioned and have luxurious en-suite facilities. In addition the courtyard bedroom has a sofa bed and a private terrace, whilst the twin room has an extra twin beds (great for children who want to camp out together!). Up to 3 Infant beds are available upon request.

Please note that the ground floor bedroom suits people with movement limitations. The ground floor bedroom is on the same level as the dining room, kitchen, courtyard & dining room terrace.

Work out in the well equipped gym with treadmill and weights machines, or relax in a separate games room that houses a full sized pool table, football table and other recreational games perfect for all ages.

Casale Le Pratola has been designed for large & active families, with kids of all ages, and for those who need to have access to an equipped home office.

Property size: 600 m²

Bedrooms Configuration

- 1 double bedroom en-suite located at the ground floor

- 3 bedrooms en-suite on the first floor

- 1 twin bedroom en-suite located on the first floor

Facilities and Services

Laptop with WiFi, Kids toys, Kids books, Kids bikes, Selection of DVDs and books, Pool table, Ping pong table, Ferragamo toiletries, Bathroom slippers, BBQ, Wood burning oven, A/C
Work out in the well equipped gym with treadmill and weights machines, enjoy massages or yoga by the pool. Spa treatments; Chef at home; breakfast service; pizza parties; truffle hunting; Sommelier consultations; photo shoot sessions; airport meet&greet; private transfers; private guided tours; cooking lessons;

Pool and Spa

The heated swimming pool has a safety cover which opens and closes quickly and easily by remote control. The pool is also accessed via 2 gates with locks as an additional deterrent to very young children. Pool is open from March to mid October.

Special Touches

Casale Le Pratola is as ecologically responsible as possible, therefore solar panels heat water, the underfloor heating is heated by wood and the garden irrigation is provided by collected rainfall water.

Water to Casale Le Pratola is derived from it own well & water is softened & sterilised so suitable for consumption.




Tuscany is well served by international airports- fly into Florence (Vespucci airport), Pisa (Galilei airport), Perugia (San Egidio airport), Bologna (Marconi airport) or Rome (Fiumicino and Ciampino airports).

The main railway line that runs through the region is the Milan-Rome line which passes through the most important Tuscan cities of Prato, Florence and Arezzo.

Car hire is easy and all the major car hire companies have outlets in the main airports and cities. Please contact us if you require more information.

Gaiole in Chianti, is located in central Tuscany, Italy, 40 km from Florence, 250km from Rome and 15km from Siena.

Forbes named Gaiole in Chianti number one in its list of "Europe's Most Idyllic Places to Live". It is easy to understand why- the surrounding countryside is breathtaking, the nearby cities legendary and since the region produces some of the best food and wines in the world, the cuisine exceptional.

Tuscany enchants everyone: as the birthplace of the Renaissance movement everywhere you are surrounded by masterful architecture, paintings and sculptures. It is a shoppers' dream with both designer shops and artisan crafts, for the active a wealth of sport is available and for those wanting a more restful time, Tuscany is Italy's most thermal region with 39 natural spas.

Booking Enquiry

    Additional Information

    Rates Table

    2022 to 2023 PeriodRates per weekMin stay
    1 October to 30 October 2022€149555 nights
    1 November to 7 November 2022€125004 nights
    9 November 2022 to 31 March 2023Closed for renovations
    1 April to 12 May 2023€165005 nights
    13 May to 29 September 2023€18500 7 nights
    30 September to 27 October 2023€165005 nights
    28 October to 30 December 2023€135005 nights

    Booking Conditions

    Rates include:

    - All utilities including air conditioning to 21 degrees. This does not include pool heating.

    - Daily maid service of communal areas & final cleaning.

    - Towels and linens on arrival and mid-week change.

    - Drinks and snacks on arrival.

    - House Manager on site daily to clean the pool, maintenance of external area, and to provide guests with assistance and advice. (The House Manager lives offsite.)

    - Concierge services.

    Not included in rates:

    - Pool heating costs, rates quoted and fixed at time of booking. A quote for pool heating is available at the time of booking.

    - Chef services.

    - Tourism taxes.

    - Wood for pizza oven (unless pizza making class). Please inquire for rates.

    - Private Wine Cellar.

    - Upgraded cleaning.

    - Laundry service.

    - Airport Transfers.

    A non-refundable deposit is required in order to secure a booking. The balance, together with any security deposit, will be requested 60 days prior to your check-in.

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    Rates may vary without prior notice.