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Castello di Bacio

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June 2012

We have great memories and the view was amazing. 

Dena B. Waxhaw NC


  • Air Conditioning
  • Barbecue
  • CD Player
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Garden
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Outdoor Dining
  • Private Parking
  • Private Pool
  • Private Terrace
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Washing Machine
  • Window Screens
  • Wireless Internet

About this Villa

Castello di Bacio is an historical castle located in the heart of the Chianti region in the picturesque village of Panzano.

Castello di Bacio sits royally among 24 acres of land perched at the top of the village. It offers all great elements of an authentic Tuscan experience: formal Italian garden, swimming pool set among olive groves, tennis court, billiard room, gym and child's playground.

Guests will enjoy their meals either in the spacious dining room with fireplace or in the beautiful south-facing loggia. Guests of Castello di Bacio will be looked after by full time live-in staff comprising of a cook and two caretakers, the cost of which is included in the rental price.

The villa can be rented with three bedrooms for a maximum of six guests, or with five bedrooms for a maximum of 10 guests. Please inquire.

Included in price

  • Water
  • Service of two caretakers and cook for preparation of lunches and dinners
  • Staff: daily from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM and from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM (exception all day Sunday, and Thursday after 1:00 PM)
  • Weekly linen change
  • Change of towels every second day
  • Final cleaning
  • Firewood
  • Swimming pool open May to October
  • Within walking distance of restaurants, shops and wine bars
  • Panzano in Chianti is .5 kilomters
  • Greve in Chianti is 7 kilomters
  • Castellina in Chianti is 8 kilomters
  • Golf course in Ugolino is 27 kilomters
  • Florence is 34 kilomters
  • Siena is 40 minutes
  • Airport: Florence 1 hour


From the parking area, there is a staircase that leads to a terrace overlooking the formal Italian gardens. Enter the house from the terrace and you are in the grand living room with working fireplace. To the left is the billiard room followed by a small study. The dining room is large and has beautiful French doors that open out to the south facing loggia where you can also dine alfresco or just sit and relax while you enjoy the spectacular views. A TV room for watching satellite TV and a kitchen make up the rest of this floor. The laundry room and staff bathroom is located beyond the kitchen.


To the rear of the living room is a foyer where a stairway leads to the first floor to a sleeping area on two levels. On the first level a corridor opens into three double bedrooms all with walk-in closets and ensuite bathrooms with bathtub. These rooms all face south over the villa's formal garden and the rolling hills and vineyards beyond. The corridor then turns to the left and on a slightly higher level (five steps) there is a second sleeping area comprised of two twin bedrooms (these may be converted into double beds) with two bathrooms one with bathtub and the other with shower.


The villa features a spectacular Italian style garden carefully tended by expert gardeners. Above the garden is a panoramic terrace overlooking the famous "Conca d'Oro," a south-facing natural basin covered in vinyards. Castello di Bacio offers guests total peace and tranquility. The swimming pool is located within an olive grove, and has great views over the countryside. There is also a spacious and comfortable pool house that can be used as a dining area, an artificial grass tennis court, a playground for younger guests and a fitness room.

  • Electricity at a cost of 0,20 euro per unit in excess of the first 500 units.
  • Gas at a cost of 0,60 euro per unit in excess of the first 200 units. Air conditioning - central heating - heated pool will be charged directly and proportionally calculated on the readings of the electricity and gas meters.
  • Telephone and fax: according to consumption
  • Ingredients for breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Additional maid service: available at Euro 150 per week
  • Groceries and first shopping: Euro 500 to be paid in cash upon arrival; shopping receipts will be presented to guests
  • Refundable security deposit: Euro 3000 to be paid upon arrival and refunded upon departure less any unpaid expenses

About Tuscany

"You have only to raise your eyes and Art and Beauty come to meet you" --Franco Zeffierelli
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About Chianti

Chianti actually consists of a number of particular wine regions in Tuscany however the most famous area, Chianti Classico, is located between the cities of Florence and Siena.
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