Santa Maria Residence
The Santa Maria Residence is a self-serving, farmhouse-styled accommodation for tourists located in the heart of Tuscany, adjacent to the historic villages of Montaione, San Gimignano and Volterra. It is close to Florence, Pisa, Lucca and Siena and therefore poses to be a strategic location for tourists. Moreover, it overlooks the picturesque sceneries provided by hills, vineyards and sunflower fields in the vicinity, adding natural attractions to this place.
There are numerous tourist attractions located near Santa Maria Residence. The village of San Gimignano is a 15 minute distance from Santa Maria Residence whereas Florence, Pisa, Lucca and Siena sit at a distance of about 1 hour.
The farmhouse of Santa Maria Residence houses ten different apartments, named for their specific themes and categories. It is divided into the following four categories:
- Bilocale: It is located on the ground floor and the first floor. The rooms cover about thirty-eight square meters area. It comes equipped with a kitchen, double bedroom, bathroom and shower. On the outside, it has a balcony. The main purpose of this room is to cater disabled tourists, if any. There are four rooms included in this category by the names of Rosso Fiorentino, Brunelleschi, Piero della Francesca and Giotto.
- Bilocale Plus: It is also located on the first and the ground floors. The rooms occupy an area of forty-five square meters, larger than Bilocale. It also comes equipped with a kitchen, double bedroom, bathroom and a shower. On the outside, these rooms have a balcony each. There are four rooms falling in this category by the names of Dante, Boccaccio, Del Sarto and Botticelli.
- Trilocale: This is a luxury apartment spreading over two floors, comprising of two double bedrooms and three balconies. On the first floor of Trilocale, there is a kitchen, one double bedroom with a balcony, bathroom and shower. An internal staircase leads to the second floor which has the second bedroom, bathroom with shower and two balconies. The Trilocale room is called Michelangelo.
- Quadrilocale: This category has just one room named Leonardo da Vinci. This apartment includes a large area dedicated to the kitchen and the living room, 1 double bedroom and bathroom with shower on the first floor. On the second, it has another bedroom with an attached bathroom and shower. The second room is known to have a French bed placed inside. Each room has an attached balcony.
All rooms are equipped with a fully furnished kitchen, satellite television, sofa sets, and a balcony with typical garden furniture. The rooms have cotton floorings, wood beamed ceilings and wrought iron beds with orthopedic mattresses.
Apart from high-quality accommodation facilities inside, the Santa Maria residence has a large swimming pool. Each apartment has its own tables, chairs, umbrellas and sun beds around this swimming pool so the tourists can enjoy a good time while relaxing.
There are a number of villages around Santa Maria Residence which the tourists can visit for education and entertainment. Moreover, there are sports centers located near Santa Maria Residence which houses facilities for practicing different sports. The place is ideal to hold memorable wedding events and has conducted a few in the past. As special promotional offers, the administration at Santa Maria Residence offers free Wi-Fi internet connection to remain wirelessly connected with the world while enjoying a serene ambiance.