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Overview

Bedrooms:
4
Bathrooms:
4
Sleeps:
8
Type:
Villa
Pets allowed:
Yes
Wi-Fi available:
Yes

4 Unknown types

Description from manager

Il Borgo, an estate of a thousand hectares, is situated in the Valdarno, one of the most beautiful and historically important areas of Tuscany at about 35km/22miles from Florence.

The estate covers an area situated at 400 metres of altitude up to 900 metres, on the crest of mountains.

The residential part, a convent dating back to the late XVII century and subsequently transformed into a farm, is surrounded by extensive olive groves, bordering on woodlands, also part of the property, characterized by the presence of water springs and varied flora and fauna.

Il Borgo is composed of 5 residences comprising apartments, cottages and a private villa, which have all undergone a careful renovation bringing charm and maximum comfort to the old areas of the farm.

All of them are situated around the old village square. Noceto is a 2 storey residence and is part of one of the oldest houses of the village of the Borgo. Antique furniture and family pictures are combined with designer objects. The house, which has central heating and all modern comforts, can be lived in all the year round..

Among the residences of Il Borgo just one, Camelie, is an independent villa with private pool, overlooking the park and olive groves, while others, the apartments of the village and two private villas with pool to share, have been built from the pre-existing productive and living structures overlooking the square.

The apartments are furnished with antique family furniture, carefully combined with designer elements. Some of the latter have been designed by the owner an important Italian architect to lend personality and functionality to the apartments.

The guests of Noceto can enjoy common areas such as the multimedia library, the theatre, the wine bar and the billiard room as well as the sports facilities such as the swimming pool.

The most fascinating areas of the old farm are destined for the entertainment and leisure structures. Situated between the apartments and the olive press, the library and theatre represent an opportunity for the guests of Il Borgo to meet, enjoy a little cultural and relax among a wide range of books and magazines, together with the areas for reading, talking, games and shows.

The theatre and indoor areas are set up to host artistic and musical events, meetings and conferences.

In the areas closer to the Borgo are a pavilion, on the borders of a small lake, where lunch or a moonlit dinner can be held. As in the past, the productive structure of Il Borgo carries on the meticulous work of transforming the crops grown on the estate, where the extra virgin olive oil produced is considered a top quality oil.

The property is situated in one of the most beautiful and important areas of Tuscany for landscape, history and culture: the Valdarno. This area, is bordered to the west by the Chianti hills, offering hilly landscapes mainly cultivated with olive groves and mountainous areas with large tracts of woodland. In this area, which was the homeland of many artists, including Masaccio, there are many small villages worth visiting.

189 sqm.

ground floor

entrance, large kitchen with fireplace, large living room with fireplace corresponding to the porch.

Corridor, sky-blue bedroom with double bed and bathroom with bathtub, private garden, staircase.

Porch.

first floor

bedroom 1: green bedroom with double bed (bed size 175cmx200cm) and bathroom with bathtub.

bedroom 2: red bedroom with twin beds (bed size 120cmx200cm each) with en suite bathroom with bathtub.

bedroom 3: blue bedroom with double bed (bed size 175cmx200cm), bathroom with bathtub, loggia, laundry room.

outdoor

Shared pool.

A number of paths lead through the wonderful private natural reserve surrounding the property.

amenities

supermarket at Figline 12km/7,5miles, restaurants and osterias at Reggello 7km/4miles, tennis court in Reggello 8km/5miles, golf club in Florence about 35km/22miles (www.***************), horse riding in Montevarchi 35km/22miles.

notes

possibility to have meals served in the private restaurant open only for in-house residents, or light lunch by the pool, on request it is possible to organize oil mill visit and oil tasting.

All the bathrooms have tub with hand held shower and double basin.

No pets allowed.

The fireplaces are only for decoration purposes.

Additional amenities: AC in all the bedrooms, Full Kitchen, Pool Table, air conditioning/AC, alfresco dining, baby cot, billiard table shared with the guests of Il Borgo, fans, iron w/Ironing board, microwawe upon request, printer and fax shared with the guests of Il Borgo, shared swimming pool (20x10mts), uncovered parking area for up to 10 cars, wi fi internet connection

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TripAdvisor Property ID: 6934280

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This owner does not use online booking. Please contact them and they will be able to offer you a secure way to pay for your stay. Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer (such as Western Union or Moneygram) as this type of payment is untraceable.

Damage deposit: ($895.57) €800.00
Smoking
Please contact the owner

Amenities

Features

  • Air conditioning
  • Shared outdoor pool (unheated)
  • High Speed Internet
  • Parking Included
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Pet Friendly
  • Safe
  • Wheelchair users
  • Wi-Fi available

Appliances

  • Clothes dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD player
  • High chair
  • Satellite TV
  • TV
  • Washing machine

Bathrooms

  • 4 Unknown types

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