Castellare de’ Sernigi

by Anthony Lopez-Vito
Barberino Tavernelle (FI) - Chianti
Tuscany Italy

Situated in the Chianti area of Tuscany, Castellare de' Sernigi is an enchanting country estate which can accommodate up to fourteen guests.

  • 11 bedrooms
  • 12 bathrooms
  • 22 guests

Best for: Families, group of friends, weddings and other special events.

From: €8000/week


  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
  • Linen
  • Towels
  • Toiletries
  • Ironing
  • Hairdryer
  • Baby equipment

The Property

Situated in the Chianti area of Tuscany, Castellare de' Sernigi is an enchanting country estate which can accommodate up to fourteen guests.


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The villa is situated at the hedge of a medieval hamlet.

The property is composed by six elegantly furnished en-suite bedrooms.
The seventh bedroom, lower in standard, is an ideal kids or teenagers' room.

On entering the villa you will find yourself in a vary spacious entrance hall with a designer wooden table as centre piece.

On the ground floor are located a dining room with an original fireplace and large table for up to 20 guests, a fully equipped professional kitchen, a pantry as well as a guest toilet.
On the same floor is also a utility room as well as a simple twin bedroom en-suite (shower). Simple in decor, this bedroom is an ideal teenager's bedroom.
A further twin/double bedroom en-suite (shower and bathtub) can also be found on the ground floor.

The lower ground floor is occupied by a wine and olive oil cellar where clients can help themselves ( an additional fee).

Two sun-kissed and bright reception rooms are located on the first floor. Stunning views can be enjoyed from its large windows.

The remaining 5 bedrooms are also located on the first floor. All rooms are spacious, embellished with wooden beams and antique furniture and are equipped with en-suite bathrooms:
- one double bedroom
- three bedrooms with twin/double beds
- single bedroom

All bedrooms are equipped with A/C.

There is of course plenty of outdoor space for relaxation, entertainment and al-fresco dining lounging, including an open air theatre for concerts in the summer.

The Owners E live not far from Castellare de Sernigi. Enzo’s family has owned the country estate for over 70 years and 18 years ago the owners took the decision to restore the villa to its original splendor and transform it into a 5 stars luxury vacation rental.
They enjoy meeting guests from all over the world and make their stay as pleasurable as possible.

Property size: 500 m²

Bedrooms Configuration

Ground floor:
- simple twin bedroom en-suite (shower). Simple in decor, this bedroom is an ideal teenager's bedroom.
- twin/double bedroom en-suite (shower and bathtub)

First floor:
- one double bedroom
- three bedrooms with twin/double beds
- single bedroom

Guest House:
4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms

Facilities and Services

Mosquito nets on windows, Wood supply for fireplace, Table games, Baby cot, Open air theatre for summer concerts, Red clay tennis court (100m from villa) rackets and balls provided
Outdoor hot tub
Cook service is available upon request from €30 per person for breakfast and from € 50/70 per person for dinner (minimum 10 people).

Pool and Spa

The private pool is surrounded by olive trees and flowers and Mediterranean vegetation. it is located around 50 metres from the villa. In the changing room you can find a small fridge for drinks. 15 x 7 m. 1.2 to 1.4 meters deep. Open mid-May to mid-Sept.

The Guest House is also equipped with its own private pool.
Outdoor hottub.

Special Touches

Guests can help themselves to the wine and olive oil produced by the Estate (consumption fee).
Guests are allowed to use the tennis court nearby.
An open-air theatre is set up ever summer between June till end of August.

Good to Know

The Owner's dog is free to roam the estate. Guests are welcome to bring a pet with Owner's consent. The villa is licensed to celebrate civil weddings on its premises.




Florence Airport: 37Km
Pisa Airport: 85Km
The villa is also equipped with a heli pad.

How to get there

Castellare de' Sernigi is located at the heart of the Chianti region of Tuscany, voted by Forbes as one of the most idyllic areas in the world.

The main historical sites, medieval hamlets and artistic epicentres are within easy reach. A holiday at the villa offers you an opportunity to comfortably visit the wonders of Florence, Siena, San Gimignano to name just a few.

For active clients, there are numerous walking and cycling trails through scenic Tuscan trails.

The town of Tavarnelle is 1.5Km away.

Florence, Siena and San Gimignano are 30 minutes away by car.

Activities while staying at Castellare de' Sernigi:
- golf
- tennis
- horse-back riding
- tennis
- hot air ballooning
- cinematographic tours
- heli tours
- cooking classes
- wine and tours
- yoga
- personal sommelier
- personal photographer
- personal shopping and local market tours
- beekeeping tour with honey tasting
- painting courses

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Additional Information

Rates Table

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2024 PeriodRates per week
January, February, March, November, December€8000
April, May, October€12500
June, July, August, September€14900
21 December 2020 to 11 January 2025€10000
Guest House (Ready end August 2024)

Booking Conditions

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50% non-refundable deposit will be required at the time of booking for this villa. The balance is required 90 days prior to check-in.
Refundable security deposit: €1500 cash upon arrival.

Included in the fee:
- Welcome dinner
- Daily cleaning- 2 hours (except on Sundays and official holidays)
- Weekly linen change for stay of 7+ nights
- Utilities, including Airco
- Heated outdoor hottub
- WiFi
- Access to tennis court (100m from the villa)

Not included in the fee:
- Heating, charged upon consumption
- Pool heating
- Tourist Tax €1.50/guest/day, to be paid cash on arrival
- Event/ Wedding fee: from €2000 to €4000 - cash on arrival
- Civil weddings celebrated at the villa: a fee will be requested by the City Hall.

A Guest House, with its own private swimming pool, can be rented as a separate cottage or together with Castellare de Sernigi. The cottage comprise of 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. Rental fees:
- Low season €3000/week
- Mid Season €3500/week
- High Season €4000/week
If the Guest House is rented together with Castellare, the fee includes daily cleaning - except on Sundays and festivities; if rented as a eparate House, the fee includes one mid-week cleaning only

Turnover day: Saturdays
Check-in: 4.00pm
Check-out: 9.00am

Min stay: 7 nights.


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.

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