2 persons 1 bedroom no pool 1 bathroom
|patio / terrace||no|
|wine producing estate||no|
|kitchen equipment||well equipped|
|chef service||upon request|
|cooking class||upon request|
|visit of winery||upon request|
|oil producing estate||no|
Luxurious, completely restored apartment for two persons with breathtaking views on the world famous Piazza Il Campo in Siena. The stylish apartment is located at the second floor of a historical Palazzo and offers outstanding views onto the heart of the UNESCO world heritage site. It is located exactly above the location where the Palio, the well-known horse race starts.
The sunny apartment (about 40 sqm) is a real gem, it is located in an exclusive historical location of incalculable value, enjoys original ‘frescoes’ (old mural paintings) on the ceilings, original, old mural hand-made painting of ancient lime, on the walls, offers an expansive view of Piazza il Campo and a dramatic view of Il Mangia Tower.
It is furnished with antiques, high quality and contemporary noise-reduction windows, high quality handmade upholstery fabric (silk, damask, linen), Sienese travertine in the kitchen and in the bathroom, parquet made of wood block of bay oak all over the apartment, Made in Italy materials of the highest quality.
Second floor – walk up, no elevator, 46 steps
kitchenette, dining and lounge areas with a large window overlooking Piazza Il Campo
Bathroom with shower made of Sienise travertine - crystal doors shower
Bedroom with a large window overlooking Piazza Il Campo (bed: 160X200 cm)
Minimum stay 3 nights - contact us for daily rates
Close walking distance to all world famous landmarks of Siena. The apartment is located in a historical Palazzo within the UNESCO site
The Palazzo is part of the ancient Tower of Medieval implant “Torre detta delle Sette Seghinelle” (XIII sec.). Until 1305 AD the owner of the Tower was the Nobleman Musciatto De Franzesi (Banker and personal advisor to the French king Philip IV, Pope Boniface VIII and Charles the II of Naples). De Franzesi is mentioned as character in the first novel of the Decameron - the greatest work of Giovanni Boccaccio (1313-1375) and considered the masterpiece of classical early Italian prose.
Palazzo Accarigi has belonged to the Accarigi family, a powerful Guelphic Sienise noble family who belonged to ‘I Grandi of Siena’ and was part of the oligarchic Government of the IX (1278-1355) made up of the wealthiest Sienese families. The Accarigi become part of the Patritiate of Siena in 1753.
Experience the Thrill of a Lifetime!
The Palio di Siena Viewed from a Private Window on the ‘mossa’ in Piazza del Campo
If interested in renting out the apartment to Experience the Thrill of a Lifetime (from June 27, to 2th of July) please inquiry for availability and prices. Private treaty.
If interested in renting out the two windows of the apartment for just the day of Palio / to watch the ‘horse ride’ and the parade (July 2, or August 16), please enquire for availability and prices. Private treaty.