EXTERNAL DESCRIPTION Villa Osteria is a charming villa located in the municipality of Bagno a Ripoli, along a very quiet street and just 8 km from Florence. Within the garden you will find a flowering pergola with barbecue and dining table for 12 people, ideal for pleasant alfresco meals. Next to the pergola there is a small panoramic terrace with breakfast table and chairs, from where you can enjoy a magnificent view over the surrounding hills and Florence. The outdoor area is enhanced by a lovely swimming pool (4x8 m), surrounded by nature and provided with deckchairs for sunbathing in total privacy and quiet. The property also has a large covered terrace on the top floor, furnished with a coffee table and chairs to relax reading a book or sipping a glass of wine.
INTERNAL DESCRIPTION The property (450 sqm), spread over 3 floors without elevator, sleeps up to 11 people for a total of 6 bedrooms and 6 bathrooms (including 1 toilet). Ground Floor: This floor, which is accessed through two separate entrances, is made up of a cozy living room with comfortable sofas and a dining room. Following a toilet and another living room with direct access to the garden, furnished with sofas and flat TV. The spacious Tuscan style kitchen, which has also direct access to the garden, is fully equipped with wooden breakfast table, fireplace, dishwasher, oven, microwave, refrigerator and freezer. First floor: The first floor, which is accessed via two flights of stairs, consists of four bedrooms. More specifically, there is a double bedroom (with divisible beds) and a twin bedroom (ideal for children). Both bedrooms share a beautiful and spacious frescoed bathroom with bathtub. Then you will find a room with French bed (140 cm) and ensuite bathroom with bathtub and a large double bedroom equipped with ceiling fan and sofa bed (suitable for a child). A modern bathroom with glass shower makes the rest of the floor. Second floor: On the top floor there are two double bedrooms, both with ensuite bathrooms (one with bathtub and the other with hot tub). You will find a bright living room (with fireplace, armchairs and sofas) and a large covered terrace, furnished with a coffee table and chairs to relax while reading a book or sipping a glass of wine. Included free Wi-Fi Internet connection throughout the house and air conditioning in 2 bedrooms only. All bedrooms are equipped with mosquito screens. Pets are allowed. OUR OPINION Ideal accomodation for those wishing to spend a pleasant holiday in the green Florentine countryside, a few km from Florence. The villa offers the utmost privacy and tranquility and is an excellent starting point to visit the other Tuscan beauties, such as the worldwide renowned area of Chianti Classico.
CONDITIONS AND PRICES This property can only be booked from Saturday to Saturday (except in low and mid season). Included in the price: Utilities (gas, electricity, water); house park and pool maintenance; final cleaning; towels and sheets provided, baby bed and high chair. Excluded from the price: Heating. Security Deposit: Customers are required to pay upon arrival (cash) 800,00€ security deposit, which will be returned at the end of the stay upon damages. 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 274,00 kWh/m2 per year
DESTINATIONS Villa Osteria is located in the municipality of Bagno a Ripoli, next to the village of Osteria Nuova and only 8 km from Florence. In the centre of Bagno a Ripoli, which is only 4 km away from the property, you will find all the necessary services: pharmacy, shops, bars, restaurants, bank and tobacconist. The village is also one of the main entrances to the Chianti area, known worldwide for the prestigious wine to which it gives birth (the typical mark of the Gallo Nero) and for its evocative sceneries and charming villages, from Greve to Castellina, from Radda to Gaiole, up to the beautiful Siena. For sports lovers, in addition to the several jogging and biking trails available in the surrounding countryside, there are a tennis club (7 km), a golf course (10 km) and a horseriding center (700 m). For shopping lovers, we recommend to reach The Mall (17 km), a luxury outlet centre where you can find the most famous Italian and International high fashion brands.
MAIN DISTANCES Bagno a Ripoli (4 km), Florence (8 km), Greve in Chianti (26 km), Arezzo (75 km), Siena (77 km), Pisa (114 km).
PARKING There is no private parking area. However, you can park for free in the street outside the property.
MORE FACILITIES Private garden Swimming pool with deck chairs Flowering pergola Barbecue Outdoor dining table Small panoramic terrace Covered terrace Beautiful view of the Tuscan countryside Wi-Fi Internet connection Air conditioning (in 2 bedrooms only) Flat TV Washing machine Dryer Oven Fridge Freezer Dishwasher Microwave Fireplace Hot tub Mosquito screens (in all bedrooms) Pets allowedFurther details