About this listing
Florence Villa is a typical Tuscan home nested in olive-grove overlooking the cities of Prato, Firenze and Pistoia. Offering 5 large bedrooms and 1 suite and designed for relax and country living, can accommodate up to 14 guests. Cook available.
Surrounded by olive trees, cypresses and pines and overlooking the city of Prato, Florence and Pistoia, the Tuscan-style villa was built in 1967 as a family dwelling.
The patio is an oasis of silence and nature where guests can carve quiet moments reading a book, relaxing or sipping a good glass of Chianti wine. BBQ and other facilities are present to share and taste the traditional Tuscan dishes. An experienced cook is available on demand.
Entrance to the Villa is in a beautiful, double, luminous living room equipped with sofas and a big, stone fireplace offering unique atmosphere and connected to an additional living room overlooking the beautiful garden.
The large kitchen, in typical Tuscan style, parquet floor and wooden refectory table, suitable up to 14 people.
The second level is characterized by a large terrace / solarium surrounding the 250 square meters sleeping area. There are a luminous, spacious Suite with dressing room, bedroom, own bathroom and patio; three double bedrooms, two singles and two spacious bathrooms. All rooms have wonderful view overlooking the city and surrounding hills.
The villa is connected to the public-road via private parkway with exclusive access through automatic-gate operated by remote control. Guests have exclusive-access to 3/4 of the ground floor, a small portion of which, consisting in 110 square-meters circa, is not inhabited, and to the rest of the villa and its park. Access to garage, to technical devices, such-us water-pumps, electric-cabinet, a/c compressors, an to control panels is restricted to the maintenance-personnel.
Interaction with guests
Guest are welcomed with a special-gift then introduced to the various areas and showed how to operating each device. The house is uninhabited so, unless help is needed of otherwise required, guests enjoy absolute privacy. Once a day, a silent and discreet gardener accomplishes some short tasks necessary for park's maintenance, like watering the many plants surrounding the house. Laundry, cook, colf, baby-sitting, driver, winery-tours, transfer from/to airport are available as extra-services.
Other things to note
A/C is available in all rooms but in the Suite, which has been strictly conserved has it was furnished 1967. The "3G" Wi-Fi is provided by two hot-spots (one per-floor) and internet-traffic will-be limited to 5GB per hot-spot per-week. Extra internet-traffic can be purchased locally.
The villa deserves to be treated like a lady.
Please don't smoke inside and don't use the fireplace for cooking. Remember to close windows and doors when going outside. Pets are welcome.
Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.
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