Villa Merla is a splendid villa, part of a large private estate in Figline Valdarno, a half an hour’s drive from Florence. Situated in a panoramic position, it is nestled in the Tuscan countryside with rolling hills, wide meadows, oak woods and pine forests. Guests will enjoy a total privacy.
The villa has a private fenced garden with outdoor furniture (dining table and sofa) and barbecue.
The outdoor spaces are embellished by a lovely infinity pool (15 x 5 m) with parasols and sun loungers. Besides near the villa there is also a separate laundry room with washing machine, dryer and ironing set.
The Figline Estate expands over approximately 70 hectares of one of the most striking areas in the Tuscan countryside: the Valdarno region.
The Estate is composed of one main villa, which dates back to the Renaissance, and six farmhouses, recently restored with utmost attention to every detail. A Renaissance chapel and 2 tennis courts (that can be used by all guests of the estate), complete the Estate.
The property (257 sqm), spread over 3 floors and elegantly furnished with pastel colours, can accommodate up to 10 people for a total of 5 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms.
Ground floor: You are welcomed by a large and bright living area consisting of: a dining room with two French windows opening onto the front garden; a living room with two sofas and a digital TV; a fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher, toaster, microwave, fridge, oven, coffee maker, kettle.
Following is a double bedroom with two windows, walk-in closet and large ensuite bathroom with shower.
A guest bathroom makes the rest of this floor.
First floor: The first floor is dedicated to the sleeping area divided as follows: 3 double bedrooms, each with its own ensuite bathroom with walk-in shower.
You will also find a common living room with a wonderful view of the surrounding countryside.
Second floor (attic): In the attic on the top floor there is a romantic double bedroom with panoramic view and ensuite elegant bathroom with large shower.
Included free Wi-Fi. All rooms are provided with air conditioning. All the windows on the ground floor have mosquito screens. Pets are allowed.
CONDITIONS AND PRICES
This property has a minimum stay of 3 nights.
Included in the price:
- Electricity, air conditioning, water, gas for domestic use, heating, final cleaning
- Daily breakfast from 08:00 to 12:00 | Dinner: daily chef service from 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm and waiter from 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm (extra food and drinks)
- Daily cleaning service
- Exclusive use of the pool
- Pool towels
- Linen change every 3 days (for weekly rentals)
- Gardener and pool maintenance
- Private parking
Excluded from the price:
- Food and beverages
- Extra cleaning € 20.00 / hour
- Lunch on request: cook and waiter € 280.00 per service (extra food and drinks)
- Babysitting service (on request to be booked in advance): € 20.00 per hour / day; € 25.00 per hour / night
- First shopping service € 30.00
- Home delivery service € 20.00
- Tourist tax: around € 1.00 per person per night (children up to 15 years free), to be paid in cash
Security Deposit: A deposit of 1.500,00 € (to be paid in cash or with credit card as a guarantee) is requested at check-in. It will be returned after check-out in full, subject to deduction for damage caused.
The Estate is located around 1 km from the town of Figline Valdarno, where all the essential amenities (shops and supermarkets, banks, restaurants, post office, hospital) can be found. The location is particularly convenient as it allows to reach Florence in 30 minutes (28 km).
Private covered parking for 3-4 cars
Private fenced garden with lawn
Outdoor dining table and sofa
Infinity pool with parasols and sunbeds
Air conditioning (in all rooms)
Mosquito screens (in the windows on the ground floor)
2 tennis courts (shared)