Superb Villa with Pool near Bologna and Florence

From $343 / night

Description from the owner

  • Villa
  • 5 bedrooms
  • 4 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 10

Bedrooms: 5

Bathrooms: 4

Sleeps: 10

Type: Villa

Superb Villa with Pool near Bologna and Florence

Casa Ruspiano is situated between Bologna and Florence, the villa sleeps up to 10 and has a large swimming pool (12 x 6m and is surrounded by unspoilt, peaceful woodland and farmland. Originally an old farmhouse, now restored, it provides spacious accommodation in an outstandingly beautiful and unspoilt part of Italy. Its position on a hillside has spectacular views of Bologna Apennine Hills.

The villa is finished to a very high standard while retaining its simplicity with terracotta tiled floors, volterama ceilings and chestnut ceiling beams, plus contemporary furniture creating light and airy spaces. The villa and accompanying barn consist of ...Read more

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Superb Villa with Pool near Bologna and Florence
Bologna, Emilia-Romagna, Italy

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Additional Location Information

Situated between Florence and Bologna, two world famous Italian gems the villa is within easy distance of major destinations such as Bologna, Florence, Lucca, Verona, Siena, Venice and Milan. Wine lovers can visit Tuscany and Coli Bolognese; for spa opportunities you can chill out in the thermal baths in Porretta Terme and Pistoia – just 30 mins by car.

In the local town of Vergato just 1.5 km from the Villa, enjoy a morning cafe or drink in the piazza while watching real Italian life. Vergato has all of your immediate needs from supermarkets, pharmacies, shops, restaurants and railway station – don’t miss the Monday market selling everything from fresh produce to clothes. Plus there is a wonderful restaurant just 10 minutes walk from the Villa, where you can enjoy wonderful Bolognesei cooking at very reasonable prices.
There are concerts (classical, brass band, jazz, modern), opera, art shows in Bologna, Pistoia Jazz festival, the Porretta Soul Festival, and a host of other events throughout the year. Other local activities include cycling, walking, tennis, canoeing and horse riding. In the autumn and winter months there is skiing and hiking at the local ski slopes of Sestola and Corno alle Scale, both are less than 60 minutes from the villa.

After exiting the A1 Autostrada at Sasso Marconi, follow the SS64 road for 22kms, the villa is located near the town of Vergato, between Bologna and Florence. The Villa is at the end of a 100m gravel road (strada bianca) maintained in good condition and there is plenty of space for parking.

More About This Location

City vacations, Lake nearby, Mountain nearby, Rural retreats

Getting There

Nearest airport: Bologna , 40 miles
Nearest train station: Vergato , 1.5 miles
Nearest ferry port: Livorno , 90 miles
Car is recommended



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