Situated in Valdarno, about 35 km from Florence, this property is actually 5 separate, carefully renovated living spaces. HII NOC
Il Borgo, an estate of a thousand hectares, is situated in the Valdarno, one of the most beautiful and historically important areas of Tuscany at about 35 km from Florence. The estate covers an area situated at 400 metres of altitude up to 900 metres, on the crest of mountains. The residential part, a convent dating back to the late XVII century and subsequently transformed into a farm, is surrounded by extensive olive groves, bordering on woodlands, also part of the property, characterized by the presence of water springs and varied flora and fauna.
Il Borgo is 6 residences comprising apartments, cottages and a private villa, which have all undergone a careful renovation bringing charm and maximum comfort to the old areas of the farm. All of them are situated around the old village square, the centre of the daily life, and today a meeting place for the guests of Il Borgo.
Among these residences just one, Camelie, is an independent villa, overlooking the park and olive groves, while others - the apartments of the village - have been built from the pre-existing productive and living structures overlooking the square. The apartments are furnished with antique family furniture, carefully combined with designer elements. Some of the latter have been designed by the owner an important Italian architect, to lend personality and functionality to the apartments. The guests of Il Borgo can enjoy common areas such as the multimedia library, the theatre, the wine bar and the billiard room as well as the sports facilities such as the swimming pool. There is also a private restaurant serving hte guests of the estate.
**Mandorla, is part of the eastern side of the village square, marking its perimeter. The building, made of stone and brick, is dominated by a large walnut tree overhanging the loggia.
The antique furniture, family pictures and modern designer pieces furnish the interior together with the most advanced conveniences, for the maximum comfort of guests. A private garden off 500msq belongs to Mandorla. Thanks to an external ramp Mandorla could easily be accessed by people with a wheelchair.
DISTANCES: Reggello is 8kms/5miles, Florence is about 35kms/22miles/45mins, Arezzo is 47kms/29miles, Siena is 61kms/38miles, Cortona is 98kms/61miles.
Electricity up to 350kwh, water & hot water, Internet connection in the common library, and final cleaning are included. Telephone usage, heating, cooking service, and extra maid service are available at an extra charge. Extra services are paid locally in Euros.
Mandorla sleeps 4 people.
Security Deposit €800, Security deposit must be paid cash upon arrival
Rentals are from Saturday to Saturday only.
Additional amenities include: pool table, maid service, laundry, wine....Read more
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