Casale Sambuca,

"Nestled in the heart of Tuscany's Chianti region, where vineyards and olive groves paint the landscape in shades of green and gold, a historic mill poised to transport you to a bygone era"





The villa Overview

Located halfway between Florence and Siena, this modern villa for rent in Tuscany offers a glimpse into the rich heritage of the region. The meticulously restored rooms, adorned with vintage furnishings and artistic touches, including brick archways and exposed wooden beams, make guests feel an unmistakable connection to the history and traditions having shaped this picturesque haven. Just beyond the doors lies a private world of serenity, with exclusive access to the river, where guests find solace in the embrace of nature.

Casale Sambuca enjoys a great position to discover many Tuscan wonders such as the cities of Florence and Siena, Chianti and Brunello wine regions and the Valdorcia. Indulge in wine tastings at prestigious vineyards, where you can savour the robust flavours and aromas of Tuscan reds, or immerse yourself in the Renaissance splendour of Florence, where masterpieces by Michelangelo, Botticelli, and Da Vinci adorn the galleries of the Uffizi. Once back at Casale Sambuca, relax in the refreshing waters of its swimming pool. The rustic ambiance of the villa invites you to sink into its comfortable furnishings and bask in the tranquillity filling the air.

This modern villa rental in Chianti can accommodate up to 8 guests in the 4 suites of the main building and other 6 people in the two annexes. All the suites in the main residence have en suite bathrooms, some of them featuring travertine shower or a freestanding bathtub with a panoramic view of the garden. In the first annexe, one double bedroom shares a bathroom with a twin bedroom, positioned on a mezzanine floor. The second annexe has a queen bedroom with en suite bathroom. Casa Sambuca preserves the echoes of history throughout its premises, from the impeccably maintained kitchen dating back to the 4th century A.D. to the suite carved out of the ancient mill's manger, originally used as a resting place for horses and storage for grains. Outside, lush vegetation and natural fragrances surround the wide swimming pool, the terrace, and the sitting areas with breakfast tables.

The Details


Tavarnelle Val di Pesa, Tuscany

Close to San Gimignano, Florence and Siena


7 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms

Sleeps 14


Spacious living rooms with fireplaces

Fully equipped kitchen

Dining room

Satellite TV


Private swimming pool

Outdoor terrace for alfresco dining

Private access to the river

Brick pizza oven

other amenities

Air conditioning in all bedrooms, living and dining rooms

Wi-Fi Internet access

Heliport at a 10 minutes’ drive from the property

Cook & Chef services on request

Casale Sambuca, Tuscany

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The Location

In a 30 minutes’ drive from the villa, guests can reach the captivating cities of Florence and Siena, with their architectural and cultural treasures. The iconic towers and the well-preserved historic centre of the medieval gem of San Gimignano are within an hour’s driving distance.

Wake up to a private session of yoga in your garden
Enjoy a Pizza making experience
Visit Florence with a certified tour guide