Apartment for 10 people located at the first floor of the Villa located in swimming pool area.
The apartment has a size of 105 square meters. Living room with kitchen area and a big sofa; 4 king size bedrooms (one of them with loft and two queen size bed), private terrace with view of the swimming pool.
Parking and WiFi included.
Private Chef Services and cleaning lady available upon request.
Villa Poggio located only 15 minutes far from city center of Florence, it is immersed in the typical Tuscan countryside, surrounded by a peaceful and silent atmosphere. It is panoramic position overlooks the hills of Florence as... well as the Fashion Valley.
The Villa consists of 3 parts, the oldest of which was built in the 14th century. Well equipped residential units of various sizes are situated near the park or the swimming pool around the Villa. These have recently been restored maintaining their charming country style but adding modern comforts.
WHAT TO DO IN THE VILLA
The Villa is provided with a panoramic swimming pool which is composed by a big swimming pool and a small one for children. There you can enjoy a sun bath as well as the view or the swimming activity.
The Poggio villa has 2 big gardens (2000 Sq. in total).
A barbecue area is available to be use; it is situated in the orchard where different kind of fruits are present up to season.
From the windows and from the terraces you have the opportunity to admire beautiful panoramic views over the river Arno valley. It is possible to dine on the terrace and ask for a private chef services.
In the Granaio (a big room set near the Terrace) are present a piano, that can be played on request, cards and table game available for the all the guests.
Near the swimming pool there is a small area provided with sandbox and swings for children to play.
The place is peaceful and relaxing is an activity often enjoyed by our guests.
A gym with exercise machines such as weights, rowing machine, bike exercise are available for all the guests.
WHAT TO DO IN CHIANTI AREA:
A) The Mall: Only 5 km (8 minutes) far from the villa you can visit the famous Fashion outlet called “The Mall” in which you can find the most famous Brands and Griffes such as Gucci, Ferragamo, Armani, Yves saint Laurent and many others.
B) Go to Florence, the birthplace of the Renaissance
C) Visit Arezzo, Siena and Pisa (all 1h 15minues by car or less from the Villa)
D) The Valdisieve and the Valdarno areas are relatively unknown for foreign tourists but full of attractions such as:
1) Wine road of Chianti Rufina e Pomino
2) Monastery of Vallombrosa (12° century)
3) Poppi: village with artisan of cast iron
4) ZOO for the children
5) The small medieval village of Pelago and his wandeful nearby
6) The forest of La Consuma (around 1000 mt high)
7) Park of Casentino's forest
Thanks to the parks and forests it is possible to go for trekking, horse riding, stars and bird-watching, mountain biking, hiking.
For the last thirty years the 104 hectares Poggio Tre Lune farm has been directly managed by the owners strictly using biological-dynamic (organic) criteria.
Season fruits and vegetables are always present in the Villa and tasting of our own organic products (organic: wine, pasta, olive oil, vegetables, fruits, aromatic herbs, sunflower oil …) as well as typical Tuscan’s products are organized on request in the apartments or on the terrace. Those tasting include some menu that are sufficient as dinner or lunch.
In the nearby, in the villages of Pontassieve or Rignano (3 Min. by car), you have all the principles services: supermarkets, shops, banks, typical restaurants, railway station (with lot of connections to Pisa, Arezzo, Florence central station which is five minutes walking from the Duomo) and many others.Read more
Left on 06/06/2013 for a stay in March 2013 | Hannah Nichelston
We stayed at this lovely Villa in Florence hills for three weeks. The location is gorgeous. The staff met us on arrival, helped with our luggage, took us for a short tour of the estate and cellar, made restaurant reservations for us and promised to check on us periodically, which they did. They were helpful and gracious hosts and genuinely nice people.
Left on 06/05/2013 for a stay in April 2011 | Vincent
It is lovely staying out of the city, especially if you were exploring the countryside. I highly recommend this place if anyone is interested in staying in the Florence area. Once again thank you Enrico and next time we are in the area we will definitely stay in your place again.
Left on 06/05/2013 for a stay in June 2013 | Gianlu and Kirsten
The apartment in the Villa of Enrico is very large and clean and has every comfort you have at home. He gave us many tips for places and restaurants. The swimming pool was very nice nice to cool down after sunbathing. The garden spoiled us with fresh fruits and it was nice to eat in the terrace.
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