Villa Costi

Like it? Add to favourites to compare and share
Sleeps: 8 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 4


Great Value
Ideal for Kids
Pets on Request
All Bedrooms En-Suite


Book your 2024 holiday by 29th February and receive a welcome gift, double your Holiday Credit and a Go Beyond charity donation. See full details here

Villa Costi is a stunning Tuscan farmhouse perched on the picturesque hillside of Bucine. The villa is surrounded by chestnuts and oak trees with a sweeping view of the Valdarno valley.

The villa is filled with character and rustic charm, accommodating up to 8 people in 4 en suite bedrooms. The ground floor has a comfortable living room that opens onto a small dining area and kitchen. There is a twin bed room and easy access to the garden.

The second floor has 3 en suite bedrooms. Each is beautifully decorated with a neutral colour scheme and exposed beamed ceiling.

Outside, guests can relax and take in the stunning scenery, have a meal with friends under the covered dining table or enjoy a refreshing swim in the pool.

For larger groups, the villa can rented with Villa Feriale and Villa Soldani to form the Orazio Estate.

Oliver Approved

What you should know…

  • There are two other villas on site, but this house has a private pool, garden and terrace
  • Heating costs are charged on consumption
  • For larger parties it is possible to rent sister property Villa Soldani (sleeps 17-33 guests) - please follow links for more information

This home is a part of our Great Value Collection!

Our great value homes:

  • may be traditionally styled for a laid back feeling
  • may have some simple amenities and features
  • mean that you can enjoy top holiday destinations for less!

Property Features

Private Pool Wi-Fi/Internet BBQ All Bedrooms En-Suite Ground Floor Bed & Bath Satellite TV Games Room Indoor Games Outdoor Games DVD Working Fireplace/Woodburner Heating

Villa Interior (130m²)

First Floor

- Porch
- Living room (with an internal staircase leading to the ground floor kitchen)
- Double bedroom with en-suite bathroom
- Two twin rooms with en-suite bathrooms

Ground Floor

- Open-plan kitchen/living room with Satellite TV, fireplace and access to the garden
- Twin bedroom with en-suite bathroom

Outside Grounds

- Swimming pool (5m x 10m, depth: 1.8m), open approximately May to early October
- Sun loungers and deckchairs
- Garden
- Private parking


- Wi-Fi
- Heating
- Satellite TV
- Fireplace
- Barbecue
- Washing machine
- Dishwasher
- Hairdryer


About the surrounding area of Villa Costi
Rural Location Walking/Hiking Paths Wine Tasting Outstanding Landscapes Outdoor Pursuit & Activities Tourist Towns & Villages Historical Sites
Loading map

Visitors to Tuscany come for many reasons. Many come in search of fine art and others to explore the extraordinary countryside. Gourmets and wine buffs descend on Tuscany to enjoy the simple but wonderful cuisine and wine. Walkers enjoy the mountain paths, cyclists the rolling hills, and summer vacationers the sea coast and islands. Students come to learn the beautiful Italian language and culture.

From the Etruscans to the Romans to the Renaissance, Tuscany is possibly the greatest repository of art in the world, from extraordinary paintings and sculptures to frescoes and architectural masterpieces. This captivating region is a hub of Italian life, boasting the finest dining, the finest wines and breathtakingly picturesque scenery.

Arezzo is a popular province and an important Etruscan Town. It is ideal to explore on foot to soak up the enchanting atmosphere. The town offers a beautiful square, Piazza Grande, plenty of churches, museums and many other cultural points of interest.

The villa is placed on the slopes of the hills bordering the Chianti region. It has a favourable point of view of the lovely valley of Valdarno Superiore.

There are easy train connections from Florence and Rome that serve directly the nearby train stations of Montevarchi-Terranuova and Bucine. The nearest international airports are Pisa, G. Galilei, Florence, Peretola A.Vespucci, Perugia and S. Francesco d’ Assis.

Local Attractions
- Joust of the Saracens, a medieval festival.
- Arezzo Wave, a popular music and cultural festival.
- Grape Festival, the first weekend of fall in Tuscany.
- Baroque Festival of San Gimignamo.
- Arezzo Antiques Fair, the oldest antiques fair in Italy with over 500 stalls. The fair offers antiques and restored works in the incomparable setting of the towns historic centre. The main section of the fair is located in Piazza San Francesco, Piazza Grande and the Logge Vasari, and the stalls branch out throughout the town, transforming the area into one great market place. For over 20 years the fair has taken place on the first weekend of every month and has become an essential event for collectors and dealers alike. Average attendance is 20,000 people each weekend.

- Local towns of Mercatale Valdarno and Bucine : 1 km by car
- Siena: 40 km by car
- Arezzo: 30 km by car
- Florence: 50 km by car
- Nearest motorway: 15 km by car

Read more about Chianti & Arezzo

Local Amenities
Nearest Airport Florence


Nearest Airport 2 Pisa


Nearest Village Mercatale Valdarno


Nearest Town/City Montevarchi


Nearest Restaurant Mercatale Valdarno


Nearest Bar/Pub Rendola


Nearest Beach Grosseto

(Over 100 km)

Nearest Golf l'Ugolino - Impruneta


Nearest Ferry Port Piombino

(Over 100km)


Nestled in the heart of Tuscany, the Chianti and Arezzo region is a captivating destination that effortlessly combines the rustic charm of the Italian countryside with rich historical heritage. This enchanting area is renowned for its rolling vineyards, picturesque landscapes, and quaint villages, making it a haven for travellers seeking an authentic taste of Italy.

With its rolling fields, historical heritage and a cuisine that’s a delight for all the senses, it’s no wonder Tuscany is one of the most popular regions in Italy for holidaymakers. Yet even with its popularity, you can still kick back in one of our luxury villas in Tuscany and feel peace, tranquillity and the joy of seclusion. 

This is one destination that really does have a little bit of everything for everyone, whether you’re travelling with family, friends or are just looking for a romantic getaway with that special someone.

Download Our Tuscany Travel Guide >>


Best Suited For: All Ages
Ideal for Kids Ideal for Teens

Baby and Toddler Equipment

  • Cot(s)
  • High Chair(s)

Kids Activities Close-by

  • Outdoor Pursuit & Activities
  • Tourist Towns & Villages
  • Historical Sites

Onsite Facilities

  • Games Room
  • Indoor Games
  • Outdoor Games
  • DVD

Services Available

  • Catering Available
  • Maid Service Available


Oliver's Extras

  • Wine-Tasting Available
  • Catering Available
  • Maid Service Available

At Oliver’s Travels we pride ourselves on going that little bit further for our guests. From private chefs to babysitters we can help you arrange those little extras that make it a truly memorable holiday. Simply fill in the concierge request form or contact the Oliver’s Concierge Team who will be happy to help. We can typically help you arrange any of the following:

- Maid service/extra cleaning
- Private chef/cook/catering
- Welcome hamper/pre-stocked fridge
- Local day-trips or tours
- Airport transfers
- Babysitting/childcare services

Extras included at this property:

- Daily cleaning (4 hours per day)

Extras available at this property (payable locally):

- Wine tasting
- Extra towels and linen
- Extra cleaning
- Catering

Please note that all services are subject to availability and must be requested in advance and that due to some rural/remote locations, not all services will be available at all properties. Prices are on request. We will always do our best to fulfil your requests!

Oliver's Travels Chef Service: A Gourmet Dining Experience
Make hosting a memorable dinner party at your villa an absolute breeze with our superb Chef Service. Our chefs will take care of everything for you from start to finish so you can just sit back and enjoy the gastronomic experience. They will bring all the necessary ingredients, cook and serve the food and even clean up afterwards. To find out more visit

Terms & Conditions

These terms and conditions may be amended from time to time.

Security deposit €200 paid in cash to the owner upon arrival and refunded upon departure, subject to full inspection.
Arrival time 4.00 p.m. - 8.00 p.m.
Departure time 9.30 a.m.
Heating costs included? Extra €4.5/m3 approximately, paid locally.
Linen & towels included? Yes.
Pets welcome? On request only and with prior agreement with the owner.
Tax Italian Visitors Tax payable locally in cash (typically costs €1-€5 per adult per night- please enquire if exact amount is required).
Insurance Guests are required to be in possession of a valid insurance policy, which covers them for cancellations, personal belongings, public liability and any accidental damage caused during their stay.
Changeover day Saturday in July & August. Flexible during all other periods.
Minimum stay 7 nights in July and August. 4 nights during all other periods.
Internet access? Wi-Fi internet access included.
Pool opening dates? The pool is open approximately May to early October. Please note that pool opening dates are subject to local weather conditions and pool maintenance requirements and that cooler months may not be suitable for swimming.
End of stay cleaning included? Extra €15 per person, payable locally. However, guests are required to leave the accommodation clean, tidy and in the same condition as on their arrival. Any extra cleaning, laundry, maintenance and/or rubbish disposal required will be charged against the security deposit.
Other Ts and Cs A cot and highchair are available on request at an additional cost - please enquire.



Rental Rates

Prices based on an occupancy of 8 people:

Rental period 4 Nights 5 Nights Weekly
Feb 23rd 2024 - May 4th 2024 £1,413 £1,642 £2,100
May 4th 2024 - Jun 29th 2024 £1,660 £1,930 £2,471
Jun 29th 2024 - Aug 31st 2024 - - £3,029
Aug 31st 2024 - Oct 5th 2024 £1,660 £1,930 £2,471
Oct 5th 2024 - Oct 6th 2024 £1,413 £1,642 £2,100
Oct 6th 2024 - May 3rd 2025 £1,413 £1,642 £2,100
May 3rd 2025 - Jun 28th 2025 £1,660 £1,930 £2,471
Jun 28th 2025 - Aug 26th 2025 - - £3,029

Prices based on an occupancy of 8 people:

Rental period 4 Nights 5 Nights Weekly
Feb 23rd 2024 - May 4th 2024 €1,538 €1,787 €2,285
May 4th 2024 - Jun 29th 2024 €1,806 €2,099 €2,688
Jun 29th 2024 - Aug 31st 2024 - - €3,295
Aug 31st 2024 - Oct 5th 2024 €1,806 €2,099 €2,688
Oct 5th 2024 - Oct 6th 2024 €1,538 €1,787 €2,285
Oct 6th 2024 - May 3rd 2025 €1,538 €1,787 €2,285
May 3rd 2025 - Jun 28th 2025 €1,806 €2,099 €2,688
Jun 28th 2025 - Aug 26th 2025 - - €3,295

Prices based on an occupancy of 8 people:

Rental period 4 Nights 5 Nights Weekly
Feb 23rd 2024 - May 4th 2024 $1,664 $1,934 $2,473
May 4th 2024 - Jun 29th 2024 $1,955 $2,272 $2,909
Jun 29th 2024 - Aug 31st 2024 - - $3,566
Aug 31st 2024 - Oct 5th 2024 $1,955 $2,272 $2,909
Oct 5th 2024 - Oct 6th 2024 $1,664 $1,934 $2,473
Oct 6th 2024 - May 3rd 2025 $1,664 $1,934 $2,473
May 3rd 2025 - Jun 28th 2025 $1,955 $2,272 $2,909
Jun 28th 2025 - Aug 26th 2025 - - $3,566

Please note that these prices/rates are a guide only and may not be correct at the current date. For an accurate quote, please enquire.

Please select
Please select
Best Price Guaranteed
Was £7236
Save £1000
No hidden extras!
Book Now

Need to check with your party?

Reserve today and if for any reason you change your mind in the next 48 hours you'll get a 100% refund, no questions asked!


Please select your arrival and departure dates on the calendar.

Similar Properties