Local Area Information

This villa is in the upper area of a Tuscan sea town called Porto Santo Stefano.

Porto Santo Stefano is located in Tuscany on a peninsula connected to the west coast of Italy. It was founded in the 16th century by fisherman traveling from Elba Island. The town is dominated by an ancient Spanish fort that rises above the city center. Visitors are allowed to enter and explore the inside of this intriguing relic.

The town features charming city streets that are closed to motorised traffic and perfect for experiencing the quaint and enchanting atmosphere of this ancient Italian port. Porto Santo Stefano is conveniently situated near numerous sandy and rocky beaches situated on both sides of the peninsula where vacationers may swim, snorkel, or wind surf in warm Mediterranean waters or simply lie on the beach and enjoy the cool breezes and warm Italian sun.

Boat trips to offshore islands are also available as well as boat tours of Monte Argentario (which means Silver Hill, the peninsula on which Porto Santo Stefano rests). Vacationers may also bathe in hot springs in the ancient Roman town of Saturnia only a one hour drive from your vacation villa in Porto Santo Stefano.

Porto Santo Stefano is located 150 kilometres (95 miles) north of Rome, 80 Km from Civitavecchia, 180 kilometres (110 miles) southwest of Florence, and 120 kilometres (75 miles) west of Siena, 196 Km from Arezzo, 230 km from Perugia, 40 Km from Grosseto.Please note that in this town a car is necessary.The closest airport is Rome-Fiumicino, at about 150 km.