This beautifully restored villa is located in the middle of an antique Tuscan borgo - or small Italian town. Special attention was given to small details and you will find stone walls, wooden beams, terracotta floors and lots of terrace space. Surrounded by a calm and relaxing forest this villa is the perfect place to relax and enjoy the best of Tuscany. There are two bedrooms, each with its own private bathroom. A special element which was carefully restored is the private chapel found in the villa, here you will find hand painted frescos and a sense of peace a quiet, a beautiful place to come and meditate - no matter what your religious inclination maybe. The area where the villa is located is highly influced by the Romans and early Christians - you will find monestaries, castles, good restaurants and friendly people where ever you go. Closest twon is Poppi, only 2km from the property.
This villa is located in a large estate of around 300 acres, where you will find much to do and a lot of green outdoor areas. There are two large shared swimming pools, completely funished with gazeboes, umbrellas, deck-chairs and sun-beds. There is a smaller swimming pool for children, so all together you have a total of three swimming pools. Moreover, guests will have the opportunity to use the common sports area with tennis, soccer and basketball; children can have fun at the ping-pong table or on the playground. The property is surrounded by thick woods where you have an artistic path to have relaxing walks breathing culture in the air.
The first floor opens up to a large living room - dining room area. There are lots of windows so that the sun can filter in and you catch all the cool refreshing breezes from the surrounding forests. The corner fireplace is the perfect place to curl up and sip a glass of Chianti Red while organizing the next day of travels. The kitchen is fully equipped with all modern comforts: stove, oven, super large refrigerator and freezer and dishwasher. You will find all the cookware and utensils you need to make your favorite Italian pasta!
Each bedroom has a double bed, wood floors and hand decorated walls. You will find french doors in both bedrooms which open up to the wonder of nature which surrounds you. The bathrooms are tiled in Italian ceramic with a shower, wc and bidet. Each and every room in the villa can be described as super spacious. The Blue bedroom below is located on the ground floor and the bedroom over looks the pool area below.
On the second floor you will find the Gold bedroom with wooden floors, a view above and a view below. From your bed you can seen the moon as it rises over La Verna Mountain, where St. Francis made his monestary. This roomy bedroom has antique marble tables and a unique wall design which was hand stenciled. The french doors look over the pool area below.
The first floor has large double doors which open up to the terrace area in front of the villa where one can prepare a picnic lunch or a BBQ dinner - the view looks out over the beautiful Casentino Valley and the surrounding historic monuments. The pool area is shared with 5 other apartments - so it will never be too busy, and has lots of tables and chairs, gazeboes and lounging area. Located only 60 meters from the villa, you can get there quickly!
The estate is completely equipped and prepared to organize any kind of event, specially weddings. There are specific rooms where the party or dinner takes place. The staff has experience and various great options for catering, photography service, music or DJ, anything you need for a special event!
Visit the page of the other villas located in the same estate:
Borgo degli Artisti