La Selva


Property Ref. 85

  • Detached farmhouse
  • Sleeps 16+2
  • Private swimming pool
  • Vineyards & olive groves
  • Wi-Fi internet access
  • Estate restaurant


La Selva is a beautiful and very spacious farmhouse which belongs to the Badia di Morrona wine estate. It is set on top of a hill surrounded by vineyards and enjoys stunning views to the surrounding countryside and to several hilltop villages in the distance.

This is a lovely area for touring and relaxing - trips to Florence could be taken by train from Pontedera if you didn't want to use the car, and you can easily reach Pisa, Volterra, Florence, Lucca, San Gimignano, Siena and the sandy beaches of Tirrenia for enjoyable days out. A good supermarket is just five minutes drive away. Tennis courts are available in Ponsacco and horse riding can be found in the grounds of Badia di Morrona.

A good restaurant which belongs to the estate is just over half mile away and serves delicious typical Tuscan meals. The estate offers wine tasting and you can also visit the impressive winery.

The farmhouse is surrounded by nice garden areas equipped with garden furniture and barbecue and there is a beautiful large salt swimming pool in the garden sized 15m x 7m, depth 1m - 3m. Several gazebos around the pool provide shade during the hot hours. There is also a sauna in the garden in a small wooden house.


  • La Selva Ref. 85
  • Sleeps 16+2
  • Bedrooms 8
  • Bathrooms 9

The accommodation of approximately 400m² is on two floors. On the ground floor there is a beautiful, large sitting room with comfortable sofas, open fireplace, satellite TV and beamed ceilings. Dining area with long dining table. Several patio doors lead out to the front and to the rear of the house. There is a covered loggia for eating out of doors.

Next to the dining area there is a very good spacious modern kitchen equipped with fridge, freezer, dishwasher, hob with five gas rings, electric oven, microwave, American coffee maker and washing machine. The kitchen has beautiful, vaulted ceilings and a door leading out to the garden.

Also on the ground floor is a twin bedroom with en-suite bathroom suitable for the disabled with shower, basin, bidet and wc. There is a further service bathroom with basin and wc.

A wide stone staircase leads up to the first floor where there are seven beautiful en-suite bedrooms, one has a picturesque canopied double bed, the other six rooms are all with twin beds which can be made up as double beds (please advise on booking). Five of the bathrooms have shower, basin, bidet, wc and the other two have bath, basin, bidet, wc. All the rooms have beautiful beamed ceilings and terracotta floors and are tastefully furnished.

Central heating, air conditioning, Wi-Fi internet access. Two extra beds available on request at an extra charge. Cot available on request, free of charge. Small pets are admitted free of charge. Cook available on request.



Badia di Morrona Restaurant ½ mile
Ponsacco 6 miles
Pisa 22 miles
Volterra 22 miles
Lucca 28 miles
San Gimignano 28 miles
Tirrenia 28 miles
Florence 43 miles
Siena 53 miles


Year 2018
Weeks commencing
La Selva
26/5 - 23/6 £4190
30/6 - 18/8 £5143
25/8 - 15/9 £4190
Other periods £2952
Christmas/New Year £5143
The prices are inclusive of linen, towels, power and final clean. FREE Wi-Fi internet access. Air conditioning, if used, 22 Euros per day. Heating, if used, 25 Euros per day. Security deposit 500 Euros taken on arrival. Maid service on request is 14 Euros per hour. Extra linen 12 Euros per person. Cot available on request (free). Please note: a baby is counted as a full person. Cook available on request. Small pets admitted free of charge. Two extra beds available on request at £30 per person per week.

PLEASE NOTE SOME TUSCAN LOCAL COUNCILS HAVE IMPOSED A TOURISM TAX WHICH IS APPROXIMATELY 0.50 to 1.50 Euros per person for 6 or 7 nights - please call or email if you require further information.

Additional Information

  1. At all properties towels are included with the linen.
  2. Please ask for the prices for Christmas if not stated.
  3. The Security deposit may be paid in the Sterling equivalent.
  4. Changeovers - bookings are from Saturday to Saturday unless otherwise stated (in low season changeover days can be more flexible - please ask). Arrivals are between 4pm and 7pm. Departure is by 10am. All properties are cleaned after your departure, but we do ask clients to leave their accommodation as they found it.
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