I live between the England and Iano in Tuscany,.
Le Monache is a labour of love for the past 20 years I have been sharing it with guests from all over the world.
My knowledge of this area the unspoilt beauty of this little corner of Tuscany is what makes a holiday at Le Monache so special. For the past 20 years we have provided a service that has earned us a trusted and respected reputation backed by the many testimonials.
Together with Fulvio I have been renting Villa Bottai from 1998 a fantastic location to explore Florence only 10 minutes from the historical centre . The villa has been in Fulvio's family for generations.
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Villa Bottai is a splendid 13th Century Villa just 10 minutes from the historical centre of Florence. Recently we have restored the ground floor into a 3 bedroom apartment which is available throughout the year. The Villa is ideally situated; it has the feel of the countryside sitting amidst its own olive grove and fruit…
7 guest reviews
100% of guests would stay again
Left on Aug 09, 2014 for a stay in July 2014
Villa Bottai is well located on a gentle slope with a beautiful garden and wonderful vistas of the nearby Tuscan hillside. The villa is quite old with a lot of history, well appointed and serviced with modern facilities. We arrived late and found the caretaker, Fulvio waiting for us and gave us a brief review of the villa and nearby services. The villa was also stocked with basic foodstuff for … See more
Gail S, Trinidad, Trinidad and Tobago
Podere Le Monache set on a hillside dominates one of the most picturesque and spectacular landscapes in Tuscany. With distant views over hills, out to sea towards Livorno and Pisa. Originally a convent wrapped in history Le Monache has a magical and spiritual atmosphere. Whether you are lazing by the pool or strolling in…
8 guest reviews
88% of guests would stay again
Left on Oct 17, 2013 for a stay in September 2013
Great visit -- even nicer than we had expected. The villa had all the amenities advertised and the view was awesome!! The kitchen was well equipped and there was coffee and a complementary bottle of olive oil and wine. Though the Owner was out of town, the caretaker helped us with questions and any additional requests. We were located within 35 or 40 miles of Florence, Pisa, Siena, Montaione and… See more
JRabbit2013, Royal Palm Beach, Florida