Il Pratone

Located in the middle of the splendid countryside of the Val d’Orcia (Unesco monument) just outside (400 m) the charming small town of Castiglione d’Orcia.




  • Castiglione d’Orcia
  • 4
  • € 950 tot € 1350
  • private swimming pool (6 x 12 and 1m40 deep)


Located amidst the splendid countryside of Val d’Orcia (UNESCO monument) just outside (400m) the small town of Castiglione d’Orcia, this independent farmhouse lies in 5 hectares of vineyards, olive groves and woodland and forms part of a nature reserve. The interior of the house combines traditional furniture with contemporary comfort. The owners, a surveyor and his wife who used to be a primary school teacher, come from this area and have three adult sons. The house was previously rented to an architect on a long let, so everything you need is there. The house is surrounded by terraces with garden furniture and there is a private swimming pool. The house’s other attractions include trees, including an old oak tree, which provide welcome shade, the presence of wild animals like deer and porcupine and a splendid panoramic view of the surrounding hills.

Layout Il Pratone

The ground-floor entrance leads into a living room/dining room/kitchen area with bed settee for two and a fireplace. From this room you enter a small hallway with, to your right and left, a bathroom with shower, washbasins, toilet and bidet. There are two bedrooms, one with double bed and the other with twin beds. The kitchen is well-equipped with a gas-cooker (including an oven) and a dishwasher. Under the house there is a large space, partly used as a wine cellar, with washing machine.


After phoning or mailing your reservation you will receive a booking form. This form should be returned completed as soon as possible. Please transfer both the booking fee of € 25 and the weekly commission of € 80,- (account numbers can be found on the booking form). We will then send you a confirmation of your booking and details of how to pay the owner in Italy.

Cleaning the property

You are asked to leave the property in the same state as you found it in and to report any damage or breakage.

Arrival and departure

Please be so kind as to arrive on the Saturday afternoon between 16:00 and 19:00 hrs.

Departure not later than 10:00 on Saturday morning.


Extra guest: € 50,- a week.

Fireplace, washing-machine, dishwasher and satellite TV are available.

Central heating is available but not included in the rental.

Shopping can be done in Castiglione d’Orcia, which is only 400m away, and in Siena, which is 50km away.

Weekly rates in euros, not including a weekly commission of € 80,- and a booking fee of € 25,-
Sleeps02/01 – 20/0420/04 – 22/0622/06 – 24/0824/08 – 21/0921/09 – 25/1225/12 – 02/01
Il Pratone4€ 950,-€ 1100,-€ 1350,-€ 1100,-€ 950,-€ 1000,-



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