Florence Villa 981
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Villa 981 is a typical "Casa Colonica" of the 16th century, situated in a panoramic position on top of a hill embedded in olive groves. During the last renovation, great effort was made to retain the original style and structures in form and size. The Villa is located about 8 miles from Florence, and its warm hospitality, intimate atmosphere and the dreamy silence of the Tuscan hills promise an unforgettable vacation. The estate features the main villa for up to 10 people and 3 small cottages (one for up to 3 people, two for 2 people each). A typical Florentine structure, the villa has been completely renovated using original materials and many beautiful antiques and art pieces, bringing the original features to life again.
Bedrooms & Bathrooms
The estate features the main villa for up to 10 people and 3 small cottages. Maximum capacity of the whole property, if rented for exclusive use: 17 people
Main Villa (sleeps 10)
Ground Floor: 1 queen bedroom suite with private bathroom with shower. The suite also has a small kitchenette area with table and chairs and access to the outside gardens. First Floor: 1 king/twin bedroom with large en suite bathroom with old-fashioned tub with handheld shower. 1 queen/twin with mezzanine and en suite bathroom with shower (towel heater). 1 queen/twin with mezzanine and study area with private bathroom with Jacuzzi tub with handheld shower. Private entrance to 1 queen/twin with mezzanine and en suite bathroom with shower.
Cottage I (sleeps 2 people)
Residence of approximately 430 sq. ft. Well-appointed studio with separate sleeping area with queen bed and built-in wooden closet. Bathroom with shower. Small yet fully equipped semi-open kitchen. Comfortable living room with satellite TV, central heating, A/C. Private courtyard. Shared use of the swimming pool.
Cottage II (sleeps up to 3 people)
Detached two-floor stone house of approximately 600 sq. ft. Ground floor: Fully equipped kitchen with breakfast table and dishwasher. Sitting room with corner fireplace. First floor: Has A/C. Queen bedroom with view over the meadow. Single bedroom. Both bedrooms on the first floor share a tiled bathroom with shower. The cottage reflects a traditional decor with terracotta floors and country style furniture. Private outdoor courtyard with table for dining al fresco. Shared use of the swimming pool.
Cottage III (sleeps 2 people)
Spacious residence of approximately 550 sq. feet with queen bed. Rectangular room full of charm thanks to the exposed stone walls and wood beamed ceiling. Corner custom-made kitchen (gas stove with 4 burners, electric oven with shower. This residence opens onto the swimming pool area through a large door. Fully equipped with satellite TV, A/C and independent central heating. Outdoor area equipped with cooking facilities. Shared use of the swimming pool.
Main Villa Ground Floor (2,200 square feet): The L-shaped living room provides comfort and relaxation thanks to its generous sofas, modern dining table for up to 6 people, beautiful fireplace and stylish decor. The fine architectural details such as the exposed brick arches, vaulted ceilings and the original cotto floors enhance the charm of this typical Florentine country house. From the living room large arched French doors lead outside to the loggia and pergola. An elegantly decorated formal dining room can accommodate up to 10 people. The standard sized kitchen with fourburner gas stove, dishwasher, electric oven and refrigerator overlooks the living area through glass windows.The highlight of Impruneta however remains the entertainment room. This oversized, luminous entertainment room is comfortable and perfect for large groups to gather and share quality time together. Billiard, piano, several seating spaces.
Large loggia with stone table for 10 people, perfect for dining al fresco or having breakfast. Sunbathing area. Several sitting/lounging areas equipped with outdoor furnitures on the manicured lawn. The Tuscan tiled swimming pool measures 6 x 12 meters.
Satellite TV, A/C in main villa bedrooms and all 3 cottages, independent central heating, dishwasher where specified, tennis table, billiard room, high-speed Internet, fax, and phone. Laundry facility with washing machine and dryer (in separate building) is at the guests disposal .
Villa 981 offers stunning views of the Florentine countryside. The village of Impruneta is just 5 minutes away and can be reached by biking or walking through the nearby vineyards and olive groves. Florence is just a drive away and guests can also reach the city center by bus. Both the main villa and the separate cottages are perfect for privacy and group gatherings. Only small cars are recommended due to the uphill road leading to the villa.
- Electricity not included, charged on usage
- Heating not included (€4,50 per unit-heat, in order to be ready for the guest's arrival, will be turned on two days prior)
- Welcome buffett dinner included
- Basic morning cleaning (beds and baths) included daily, except Sunday
- Extra housekeeping service, on request: €10 per hour
- Change of linen, on request: E12 per extra set of bed linens, E8 per extra set of towels (E160 for whole house).
- Unlimited use of Internet: €30 per week
- Cook available, on request
- Final cleaning: €200 for main villa / €80 for each additional cottage paid locally in cash
- Check-in between 2pm and 7pm. Check-out by 10am
- All the above services must be paid locally, prior to departure unless otherwise arranged