Only 7,5 miles from Florence - apartments/pool

From $106 / night

Florence, Tuscany, Italy
Only 7,5 miles from Florence - apartments/pool
8 bedrooms
20 guests
7 night min

Overview Description


Bedrooms: 8
Bathrooms: 6
Sleeps: 20
Type: Villa
Per week: €700 - €1,350
Pets allowed: Yes
Internet: No
Description of the Florence vacation villa rental
ONLY 7 MILES EAST OF FLORENCE, Villa Cafaggiolo is an old stone built farmhouse situated amid the Chianti hills, surrounded by vineyards and olive groves.
Tranquillity and relax are assured, at the same time the Villa is only 2 miles from the rail station in Pontassieve.
The property is divided into 3 LUXURY INDEPENDENT APARTMENTS, each having its own private entrance and separate garden.

The Villa is a large (4310 sq ft) free-standing country dwelling, constructed in the late 1700s and fully restored in 2004. Villa Cafaggiolo has a charming country feel to it, while providing at the same time many modern features.
The grounds surrounding the Villa are made up of 2.5 acres of land completely fenced, terraced, and planted with a variety of mature trees, hedges, and flowers. There is also a lovely rose garden on the property, with almost 100 different kind of roses . In the main garden there is a swimming pool with a spacious deck surrounded by flower beds.

APARTMENT MICHELANGELO(sleeps 6),1130 square feet
This is a large luxurious apartment with an upstairs and a downstairs. It has stone walls, beamed ceilings, terracotta floors, brick niches, and windows with stone lintels.

The ground floor consists of a large living room with the original 19th century fireplace; a big well-equipped kitchen (with a table seating eight people) with an authentic terracotta floor; and a bathroom with Italian tiles, shower, basin, and wc.
The upper floor consists of two double bedrooms which sleep up to six people. Each has a double bed and a single bed. Each also has a panoramic view over the garden, swimming pool, and hills. There is also a tiled bathroom with a bathtub, twin basins, bidet, and wc.

The covered terrace outside the living room and kitchen has a barbecue and dining table and chairs for eating out-of-doors. The furniture is antique and elegant and the bedrooms are well-lighted.

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Area Information
Villa Cafaggiolo is situated in a charming location amid the Chianti hills, perfect if you want a quiet peaceful country setting that is close to shops and restaurants and within easy reach of Florence and many other wonderful places In Tuscany.

The town of Pontassieve is less than two miles from the Villa. It is an attractive medieval village where you will find many shops, banks, markets, several very good restaurants, and a shopping center. There is frequent train service to the center of Florence. The train takes about 20 minutes and is an easy way to travel for those who do not wish to take their car into the city. It is easy to park at or close to the Pontassieve Station.

Near Villa Cafaggiolo there are many historic places to visit:
- the 11th century Benedictine monastery at Rosano
- the Vallombrosa Abbey with its surrounding forests
- the Etruscan settlement of Fiesole with its unforgettable views of Florence

The Villa is a short distance from the most famous towns of Tuscany: 20-50 miles from Siena, Greve-in-Chianti, San Gimignano, Montalcino, Volterra, Vinci, Lucca, Pisa, Arezzo, and the beaches at Viareggio or Forte dei Marmi.

In addition, fashion-conscious bargain hunters will find the outlets of Gucci, Ferragamo, Armani, Valentino, Prada, Zegna, YSL, Dolce & Gabbana, and Fendi just seven miles away, in the town of Rignano sull ''''''Arno.

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Begins Ends Week
Weekly Monthly Min
Jan 01 2017 Apr 30 2017 - - €700 - 1 Week
May 01 2017 May 31 2017 - - €1,000 - 1 Week
Jun 01 2017 Sep 30 2017 - - €1,350 - 1 Week
Oct 01 2017 Dec 31 2017 - - €700 - 1 Week
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