Villa il Borgo is a renovated and modern property, in an hamlet, in the charming Florence countryside of Villanova, 15 miles from the city centre of Florence.
The Villa is a perfect place to relax: indoors in the fully equipped kitchen, large living-rooms, comfortable bedrooms, and spacious entertaining pool-table room, and outdoors in its marvellous garden and olive grove with over 200 trees, spacious terraces. You can also enjoy your meals in the open air on the large paved patio furnished with table for 16, barbecue, chairs and umbrella.
On the top part of the fenced garden is the marvellous swimming-pool located in a perfect private position with a southern exposure. In the evening you can relax in the enchanting atmosphere admiring the sunset over the smooth hills. The pool is fully equipped with sun-beds, umbrella, outdoor shower and a wooden changing-room.
The Interior designs are modern and elegant but also romantic creating a magnificent contrast with the typical local rustic building structure. The stylish modern-country kitchen is in fully equipped with a central stove unit, oven, microwave, toaster, blender, dishwasher and everything you need to enjoy with your family and friends delicious meals sitting at the large wooden table (sits 10/16, + 1 baby-chair). A cosy real fire place can accompany you during Spring and Autumn seasons. On the ground floor there are 3 living rooms, in one of the living-rooms there is a lounge atmosphere you can read, listen to music, enjoy a drink or simply relax while admiring the beautiful gardens from the glass arched openings. In the main living-room you will find comfortable sofas placed in front of a wide flat television screen and also an elegant fireplace to create a romantic atmosphere during the colder months. In the spacious entertaining room you can spend some enjoyable time playing pool or lounge about on the inviting settee while tasting a glass of a local Chianti wine. The ground floor is completed with one toilet room.
On the first floor there are 5 double-bedrooms with some wonderful views of the property and the surrounding country area of Empoli with its vineyards, olive groves and cypress tree lines. The refined master bedroom, overlooking the magnificent paved garden patio, is completed with en-suite bathroom, elegant bath and spacious shower. 4 double bedrooms (one of them has a futher single bed) are equipped with an en-suite shower room. And one double bedroom has to share one of the bathroom ensuite.
This modern villa is a great option for a holiday in Tuscany. The villa itself allows guests to enjoy a contemporary house and a great garden with a large swimming-pool. The location is good too as the highway is nearby and the historical center of Florence is just 30 minutes away.
The property can only be booked from Saturday to Saturday.
Weekly price: High season: 5.000,00 €, Mid season: 4.150,00 €, Low season: 2.700,00 €.
Included in the price: Water; towels and sheets provided;internet connection.
Excluded from the price: Electricity / Air conditioning: charged on consumption 0,70 € per kwh; gas: according to consumption € 7.00 for each cubic meter;
final cleaning: 300,00 €; tourism Levy: 2,00 € person/night (for more information regarding exemptions and reductions, see out F.A.Q. page).
Security Deposit: Upon arrival, customers must pay a security deposit in cash for the following amounts:
- 1.000,00 € for each week of stay.
This apartment for rent is not a hotel, agritourism, B&B or similar, and therefore by law, extra services similar to those you may find in these types of accommodations, such as a reception, concierge or security, receiving mail, provision of meals and drinks, cleaning and change of linen during your stay, and amenity kits with soaps etc. are strictly prohibited.
APE energy certification level: G 132.5 kWh/m2 per year
Animals are only allowed if kept outside and in a contained area of no more than 8sqm.
Parking space available
For all golf lovers there are 2 Golf Clubs within 15 minutes by car. There are also many tennis clubs in the area and lovely paths for mountain-bike lovers.
All surrounding villages are worth a visit for their lovely panoramic views and their historical monuments in particular we strongly advise you to see:
- Vinci, the native town of Leonardo Da Vinci with its famous museum;
- Montelupo Fiorentino, the lovely ceramic town;
- San Miniato, with its quaint old town centre on top of the hill;
- Montespertoli, with its Wine Tasting Festivals;
- Montecatini, a famous Spa resort;
- Cerreto Guidi, Montaione, Certaldo and many more!
The local worldwide famous Chianti area offers you the possibility of guided visits to many winery such as the lovely Fattoria Piazzano in Empoli and the Fattoria Montalbano in Vinci between picturesque gentle hills.
The Villa is in the heart of Tuscany in perfect central position to visit all main historical City Centres: Florence 30 minutes, Pisa 50 minutes and Siena 60 minutes.
You can reach the magnificent coasts of Tuscany with sandy beaches and rocky cliffs in less than 40 minutes by car or the marvellous mountains of the famous “Appennini” chain in less than 2 hours.
Wireless Internet ADSL
Over 300 m2 paved patio garden
Possibility of a baby-cot on request