The Villa Toscana is located in the unspoiled hills of Pistoia A cosy country house surrounded by 6 hectares of land.
The interiors are in natural local materials: terracotta tiles, decorated wooden beams . wrought iron with of styles and colors. Ideal resort for spending holiday in a typical Tuscan villa for up to 14 people.
The main building is extending over two levels: ground floor 160 sq.m.
First Floor 120sq.m
Upper level accessible by stone stairs with wooden ceiling and frescoed walls.
There are two bedrooms , spacious bathrooms en suite ( each 28 sq.m.) and one suite with bathrooms en suite (40 sq.m), independent living room with fireplace and sofa .Terracotta corridor leading to a terrace and to the pool.
The ground floor of the villa (160sq.m) is supplied with entrance hall with fireplace, sofa and armchairs, a second suite with bathroom en suite (40 sq.m.) , living room with fireplace and sofa.
1 Dependance with one double room and bathroom, living rooms with sofa for 1 adult or 2 teen-agers.
Cottage Limonaia with 2 double rooms on two different levels, and independent each to other
The dining room is communicating with the hall room by a brick arch, with a living corner and a loft furnished with armchairs.
A professional kitchen leading to the garden and patio with a large wooden table ( 20 seats) and a wide barbecue.
Still on ground floor a storeroom with two refrigerators and two freezers.
One basement floor is dedicated to Laundry room accessible by terracotta stairs and arched ceiling( 120 sq.m)
Villa Toscana is rented for exclusive party of 10
• 60000mq. of wood and park with 1500mt of hiking trails
• Swimming pool 100 square meters. 17 x 6, maximum depth 1.60
• Dressing room, WC, Shower at Pool
• 2 massage stations, each for 2 people
• 200sqm. Vegetable garden
• 3000mt. Mediterranean Garden
* Neighborhood information:
Motorway A11 8km
Pistoia Town 10km
Versilia Beaches 72km
Pisa 72 km
Pistoia, completely surrounded by a magnificent territory, is a beautiful city that gives all those who love art and tradition, the mixture of styles, Romanesque and Gothic
Streets full of churches, monasteries, palaces and monuments dating back to the Middle Ages containing one of the most beautiful squares in Italy: this is the Piazza del Duomo, completely restored and the Cathedral, which was rebuilt between the X and XII century. The city of Pistoia organizes numerous events in July that it is customary to call the " Luglio Pistoiese " taking place, among others, the International Blues Festival and the "Joust of the Bear", a reenactment of a medieval tournament.
Local and typical restaurants in the historical center, offering traditional dishes with an excellent selection of wines
The path between the works of Leonardo da Vinci and the Wine, Oil Road
The hills of Montalbano offer a wide selection of themed tours. The historic routes for exploring the Medici villas of the Renaissance, and the routes of the wine and oil road , with production of high quality, DOP (Denominazione di Origine Protetta,)(Designation of protected Origin) and IGP (Indicazione Geografica Protetta) (protected Geographical Indication), and finally, the Chianti Montalbano, who has been awarded since 1984, the DOCG (Denominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita) ( Designation of Origin and guarantee) This area is enriched by the commitment and techniques applied in the development of typical products labeled organic.
The town of Vinci, a village of the Middle Ages, lies in the Montalbano hills among a wide green landscape, inviting to visit the birthplace of the great Leonardo da Vinci and visit the Museum Leonardiano which is located in the Guidi Castle dated XI - XII centuries. The museum shows a collection of various samples of machines and models designed by the genius mind of Leonardo da Vinci.
The tradition of ceramic
Don not lose the opportunity to visit the village Montelupo Fiorentino and its shops of the craftsmen of ceramics, as the Museum of Ceramics with 14 rooms and 3,000 pieces documenting the activity of the Middle Ages, the Renaissance Florentine up the modern age, as the glass museum inserted into the Tower of Frescobaldi XIV centuries, the Glass Tower traditionally associated with art of glass, plates and ancient art of taxidermy.
Towns of the Middle Ages
The City of Certaldo located halfway between the cities of Florence (Firenze) and Siena (Siena) is on a hill at 130 meters and is still surrounded by ancient walls dating from the XIII and XIV century. The houses are in red brick and tiles: the reddish color, which, to the sun, is soft, warm tones, is one of the characteristics of a center in what it would seem that the time has stopped. You can reach the upper side on foot in 10 min or by cable car from the main square. The old part of the town is incredibly well preserved offering monuments of great historical interest.
The position provides a splendid view stretching from the hills of the Val d'Elsa to San Gimignano.
Certaldo is also very famous for being the birthplace of Giovanni Boccaccio, one of the greatest Italian poets and medieval men of letters, author of the notable novellas collection "Decameron" dated XIV century. It's divided in an upper medieval town - called "Rione Castello" enclosed in medieval surroundings - and a lower more modern part.
San Miniato is situated on the Francigena Road (the road that connected, in the Middle Age, with Rome and Northern Europe) at the intersection of Florence, Pisa and Siena .
Pretty mediaeval village preserving its historical centre set on the hill top with the Cathedral, the Episcopal Palace, the Municipal Palace and the Tower Fortress dominating all the surrounding Arno Valley.
San Miniato has a thirteenth century castle which was built under Frederick II, and a Romanesque cathedral dating from the twelfth century, whose facade is inlaid majolica. Varied landscape , well-kept land completed by the fertility of a soil rich of typical products such as wine, meat and white truffle. For that peculiarity it is a wonderful destination year-round, particularly in November when the annual truffle festival fills in the ancient streets with parades, concerts , artisans vendors and of course of the aroma of the most exclusive mushroom.
Lucca is just a little jewel in Tuscany. The city is surrounded by fortified walls in an area of 4km is the ideal city for pedestrians to explore history through the streets, churches, towers and palaces without being disturbed by the cars except the people allowed. A free city after 1628 when democracy turns into oligarchy until the conquest by the French in 1799. Napoleon made it a principality for his sister Elisa Baciocchi A black panther symbol of freedom of the city. A paradise of cities in stones, red brick house, churches Carrara marble in different colors.
Lots of green outside the walls provide the opportunity for long walks.
As the birthplace of Puccini, the composer liked most of the world, they are organized concerts throughout the year and the Lyric Opera Puccini is represented during the summer in Torre del Lago Puccini, a charming and romantic Lake as the musical selections.
During the month of July big pop rock festival "Lucca Summerfestival" that lasts the entire month, with big names and international groups. Very popular.
During the winter festival Lucca Cartoon (Lucca Comics and Games) is considered the largest international gathering.
In addition the Versilia coast , nice corner for beach and night life, which lies between Carrara and Viareggio bordered on the northeast by the Apuane Alps to a long beach protected by a lush pine forest, with comfortable shopping promenade , local clubs and well known restaurants.
And in the vicinity of the sea, the small town Pietrasanta, the cradle of the art of sculpture and the work of marble, meeting place for many artists and sculptors from Michelangelo to the contemporaries as Henry Moore, Miró and Igor Mitoraj and Botero, he even lives in Pietrasanta and its pieces lie on the Cathedral Square, the Dom St. Martin XII century.
* Check in: from 16:00h to 20:30h
* Check out: from 8:30h to 9:30h
* Not accepted: Smokers
* Security deposit: € 800.00-On arrival you will be required to leave a fully refundable security deposit - cash or credit card
* Refund: Deposit refund at departure
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