GUESTBOOK FOR LA VILLA:
“Those six Aussie gals” We celebrated our birthdays with lost of love, laughter and great food….so lucky to have stayed at Casavecchia – is a home that from the beginning we felt part of.” Australia l
“We have enjoyed the warmth of the Tuscan sun, but also the shade of lofty rooms and ancient trees….it is well that you have decided to keep this to yourselves by sharing it with us! EB
“Three years on, we came back – escaping from both the heat and dust of the Middle East and the cold of the UK and Ireland. We hope your tail-less lizard, who made daily appearances on the terrace, manages to grow a new tail soon! P.S. We will be back!” P&P – Abu Dhabi
“Thank you for yet another lovely time at Casavecchia not forgetting the entertainment provided by the cat and dogs!” IH – Sweden
“…..terrific house for a large group – we have enjoyed our time here, especially the garden. Walking every morning to the singing birds, and lucky enough to see hare, a deer and also squirrles! Your cellar and museum tour was wonderful and enjoyed learning about the history of the house and your family. San Casciano was a very friendly town, with many wonderful restaurants and bars. We loved their medieval festival and parade….” NINE Australians
“On behalf of an energetic group from all over the USA, we thank you for the wonderful experience of your Villa. This was truly like stepping into a different world. I think we all hate leaving today and I’m guessing we will be back before too long.” BB
“Some of our favorite things: the massive doors & hinges, the mosquito nets (kind of sexy!), the window in the kitchen, the ironwork, the sunsets, the rooster in the morning, the marble table top in the kitchen, the rosemary, the lemons, the large table outside, the pool, the triangle porch, the Antinori family tree, the cellar/museum tour under the house (a real treasure), the host and hostess and much, much more….I hope you will be our friends for life!” JB – Nashville
“Wonderful week, beautiful house!” CALIFORNIAN Girls
“What a find! – totally exceeded all expectations. Nick and Judi are wonderful hosts – knowledgable, helpful, hospitable and welcoming (I could have done the cellar/museum tour under the house, every day!)” PC England
“Very peaceful and beautiful holiday home – great for hide & seek.” KH
“…wanted somewhere special t come together as a family to celebrate…we could not have found anywhere more delightful.” Australia
“Thank you so much for once again opening your amazing home to my family and friends. I was so happy to share this with my new husband. I cant wait until we see you again!” LO – USA
“I am so happy to have been introduced to this wonderful region and spectacular home. I’ll be back to introduce my French family to all this wonderfulness! Merci encore!” GB France
“Two things that make your place stand out head and shoulders above other places we have stayed – 1) having the housekeeper available to light clean up every day, the opportunity for “home-cooked” meals and clean laundry. 2) The other in my mind the best was the personal approach that you both take. All the best.” LA Florida
“This property is truly out of a movie setting with breathtaking views, a gorgeous garden with three different locations to choose for morning coffee, evening wine and a meal.” CR Virginia
"Cara amici miei, Casa tua é casa miei. Abbiamo contrati una posta bellissima ma, piu importante ho trovata un altra famiglia - Judi, Nick, Filippo e Michelle. Tanti bacci e tanti affetti...." Joe - TURKEY
"Two weeks of paradise..." Joan (Mamma)
"We've had a fantastic family reunion and have appreciated the beauty, space and grandeur of your beautiful villa. Thank you for your hospitality and interest - you were fantastic hosts! The bedrooms are fantastic, and we especially enjoyed very happy times round the long table outside....and of course the pool was loved by all......." R.S. CAPETOWN
"Our stay here in Casavecchia was wonderful! Words cannot describe how beautiful and comfortable La Villa is. We will always remember our time spent here and touring Tuscany. Thank you so much for remembering my birthday with the beautiful flowers. Your kindness will always be remembered......" B.C. Arizona USA
"Staying in Casavecchia is a lot like living in one of those cool photos you see at the gift shops in Florence, only this photo shares its secrets and history to the point where it more resembles a family portrait than a 50 cent post card by the time you leave......" FAIRFAX, USA
"We have had a wonderful stay at Casavecchia with our family coming together from Belgium and the USA. Thanks for the hospitality and help. Time was really too short........"A.M. BELGIUM
"Beautiful house, gardens and pool. Walking back from San Casciano with the fireflies was a joy!....." USA
" It must be wonderful for you to know that, no matter how many questions your guests may have before they get here, you will exceed their expectations when they arrive ... "
D.B. - U.S.A.
" We will never forget our time at Casavecchia, it feels like we have walked into a renaissance painting " L.R. - AUSTRALIA
" We had a wonderful time. LA VILLA and the Roselli family were everything we had dreamed about. Casavechia and S.Casciano certanly are a slice of heaven on earth "
" We had no idea we were stepping into paradise ! This two weeks at Casavecchia have delighted us all. Thank you Judi and Nick. "
GUESTBOOK FOR IL GIOGO:
“Thank you so much for hosting us this week. We had an incredible time and no other home would have allowed all 12 of us to b so comfortable! Your hospitality and genorosity will not be forgotten. The food was out of this world and the views from every angle matched it! Hopefully we can make it back someday!” BM – USA
“Wow! This place is just stunning! We were able to continue a long tradition of family holidays in style. Most of the time we could not believe it was real……this truley was a trip of a lifetime…!” JB – California, DB – Arizona, AM – London, AM – New Jersey
“We had an absolutely amazing week staying in Il Giogo at Casavecchia. Whether it was lying by the pool enjoying the sunshine with a book or visiting Firenze, Pisa or Lucca we were always having fun….” GC – Houston, JVB – Capetown, DM – Cairo
“We planned on a trip of a lifetime and staying here completed our dream. We alwyas wanted to stay in a Villa in Tuscany and we are so glad we chose yours. You could’nt have made us feel more like family. May God bless you both always and in all ways.” AP – North Carolina
“Your warmth and welcome into your beautiful Casavecchia will never be forgotten and your open door for “help” whenever we needed you truly put all of our adventures into place.” MZ
“Your Villa was absolutely perfect – see you again another time” D – San Francisco, L – Dallas, R – Florida
“What can I say? Another amazing adventure at Casavecchia and Il Giogo! You know that the minute I leave I’m already planning the next time here. Or, in reality, plotting to plant myself here permanently! As was said last night, you are the perfect host and hostess and the reason the the “Tuscan Charm”. We love you and this property. Tutto il tempo che sto qui sono il piu felice! A presto!” JD – USA
“An unforgettable family vacation. Il Giogo will remain in our hearts forever – Thank you.” USA
“After staying in Il Giogo for 4 weeks – we thank you for making it an amazing month “under the Tuscan sunsets” Special place….we will miss it all.” DT – California
“So much love and gratitude to you my dear friends for a wonderful, relaxing, nostalgic time and looking forward to many more good times.” CM – England
“…an unforgetable late “honeymoon trip”. Thank you so much for making it come true…” S&T – Germany
“Asanta sana” for yet another holiday in Il Giogo. We will be back.” CT – England
“After 4 days in a different (and disastrous) villa, it was a huge relief to spend our final 3 days here in such a lovely house! Nick and Judi were incredibly welcoming and the area is fantastic. Our short stay here was enough to make us want to come back again!” B – England
"Wow!, This place is just stunning! We were able to continue a long tradition of family holidays in style! What a warm and inviting house with superb hosts and gorgeous views! Most of the time we could not believe it was real...this truly was the trip of a lifetime.........." J. B. - USA
"We were so comfortable here, and loved taking in the scenery and ambiance of beautiful Tuscany. Thank you for being such gracious hosts and answering our many questions. We will remember our stay always......" S.B - USA
"What can we say? We expected it to be great and it was fantastic! Your hospitality made us feel like 'family'........" K.W. USA
"We are nagging our parents to come back soon so we can see the snow!......." VB - SOUTH AFRICA
"Thank you again so much for making our 20th Anniversary trip the dream of a lifetime. Your warmth and welcome into your beautiful Casavecchia will never be forgotten and your open door for "help" whenever we needed you truly put all of our adventures into place...." M.Z. UK
"Thank you for your kind hospitality. We had a very comfortable and memorable stay ........."
R & K SOUTH AFRICA
" Your delightful house, with its beautiful views and immaculate pool has provided us with a lovely setting for a deeply restful break. Thank you both"
" Thank you so much Judi & Nick - a beautiful place, we, and it, were so well looked after. Love to IL GIOGO!"
" Fantastic accommodation, great location, hot sun, great pool.......enough said"