Appartamento Radiosa I is an elegant and welcoming apartment in a history-rich eighteenth-century estate. It sleeps four people. From Appartamento Radiosa I you will enjoy a wonderful view of the Tuscan hills. Appartamento Radiosa I is 45 square meters (485 square feet). It features a shared swimming pool, a private terrace, a shared garden, a reserved outdoor area, air conditioning (please read description below to check in which rooms the units are installed), winter heating and WI-FI Internet access.
You will be roughly 3 km (1.9 miles) from the center of Florence , where you will find restaurants, the shops and public transportation.... You will find the closest restaurant at 2 km (roughly 1.2 miles), a grocery store at 1.5 km (roughly 1 mile) and the stop for ATAF bus line 36 a few meters (feet) away.
Appartamento Radiosa I is located on the ground floor of an ancient villa. You will reach it from the parking area along a 200-meters (660-feet) private walkway that cuts through the garden.
You will not need a car to stay at Appartamento Radiosa I. If you do have one, you will be able to park it on the premises, free of charge in a reserved parking space.
The Radiosa apartments are part of a complex in the heart of the tuscan countryside, a few steps from Florence. The complex, originally build in the XVI century, is hidden by vineyards and olive trees and surrounded by the luxuriant tuscan scrubs.
From the main gate you'll be surprised by a long alley leading through the vineyards, and, at the end of it, you'll discover this ancient palace that appears just like a daydream.
Once there, you'll be welcomed by a classical italian garden, a sort of labyrinth where in summer the lazy bees buzz around flowers and rare butterflies fly everywhere.
Not so far you'll see an orangerie, a nice covered hall where you could read books or just rest enjoying the magnificent view of the hills. A step further, you'll see the heated swimming pool, from which you'll have a stunning view while bathing or just resting on sun loungers. Or you can relax in the heated jacuzzi, or enjoy a turkish bath, at your disposal in the swimming pool area.
Still following the path you'll see all around green fields, terraces and gazebos, all equipped with tables, chairs and deckchairs.
So, you can walk around the estate and find your own private and secret place where enjoy the quite of the countryside.
The apartments are part of the old palace, each of them easily reachable by the main entrance and through corridors decored with frescos and furnished with ancient pieces.
During the renovations the onwer discovered an old roman amphitheatre, now restored. On summer, it becomes a perfect setting for proms, events, ceremonies or just romantic dinners by candlelights!
And, what about wine? From the famous cellar of Villa Radiosa you could choose the most prestigious wines of Tuscany , and, why not, taste the local homemade wine!
The swimming pool is 4 meters (13 feet) large by 14 meters (46 feet) long, 1.2 meters (4 feet) deep. It is heated. The swimming pool area is equipped with tables, chairs, sun umbrellas, deck chairs, sun loungers and an external shower. From the swimming pool you will enjoy an enchanting view of the Tuscan hills and of Florence at a distance. You will share the pool with the other guests staying at the complex. It is open from the beginning of April until the end of October.
The garden is partly shaded by an ancient gazebo and by tall trees. The garden is equipped with masonry benches, as well as with a table and chairs. From the garden you will enjoy a charming view of the Tuscan hills. You will share the garden with the other guests staying at the complex.
You will be able to enter the wellness room from the swimming pool area. In the wellness room you will find a Turkish bath. Here you will also find an above-ground heated Jacuzzi pool with hydromassage. The wellness room is shared with the other guests staying at the complex.
In the laundry room you will find a washing machine, a clothes dryer, an iron and an ironing board at your disposal (please note that use of the laundry facilities is not included in the rental fee and must be paid locally).
The patio is 25 square meters (270 square feet) large. It is partly shaded by a tall pergola with a bamboo roof. It is equipped with a table, chairs and a sun lounger. From the patio you will enjoy a pleasant view of the surrounding countryside.
The living room is paved with characteristic terracotta tiles. The ceiling is sloping and has characteristic exposed wood beams. The furnishings are warm and elegant, and include some antique pieces. They include two armchairs and a divan that unfolds into a double bed. In the living room you will also find a cooking area. The kitchenette is equipped with a two-burner gas cooker, a small refrigerator with freezer, a microwave oven, an Italian-style coffee-maker and a kettle. The dining table can accommodate four guests. In this room you will find a satellite television. From the living room you will be able to enter the patio with a view of surrounding countryside through a French door. The room is equipped with an air conditioning/heating unit. Here you will also find a safe.
You will be able to enter the bedroom from the living room. It has a matrimonial bed (160 cm/62 inches, wider than a queen-size bed). In this room you will find a satellite television. The room has a window with a view of the vegetation and of the hills. The bedroom is equipped with an air conditioning/heating unit. Here you will also find a telephone.
The bathroom is equipped with a washbasin, a toilet, a fully enclosed shower and a hairdryer. You will be able to enter the bathroom from the living room.
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Other holiday homes nearby: Appartamento Radiosa A , Appartamento Radiosa B , Appartamento Radiosa C , Appartamento Radiosa D , Appartamento Radiosa E , Appartamento Radiosa F , Appartamento Radiosa G , Appartamento Radiosa L , Appartamento Radiosa M .
Additional amenities include: charming surroundings, winter heating, view on the valley.
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