A CLASSIC TUSCAN COUNTRY VILLA, WITH NEW POOL AND FINE GARDENS
Villa rentals in Tuscany - Villa dei Medici, near Florence
An elegant old villa built in the early 16th century, Villa dei Medici
sleeps nine over five bedrooms. It has four bathrooms and a swimming
Sitting among vineyards and olive-clad hills 40km west of Florence,
this is the classic Tuscan setting. This lovely old house is 5km from
was home to Leonardo and gave the Renaissance genius his name. The old
lost none of its charm over the intervening centuries, and it is an excellent
point for excursions around Tuscany.
Set in a marvellous landscape rich
in culture (and with fantastic views) this recently renovated property
is surrounded by acres of completely enclosed
grounds: access is via a remote-controlled, wrought iron gate. This then
is the ideal
spot for a completely relaxing holiday in Tuscany. Its beautiful garden
has extensive lawns and olive groves, garden furniture, a barbecue, a
fully-equipped covered loggia, and a brand new 12m swimming pool.
has only enhanced the original features of this fine old Tuscan villa. It has
a country-style fireplace and terracotta-tiled floors,
while the bedrooms have parquet flooring. Yet it marries the traditional
comforts with every modern comfort. Your relaxation is assured during
your vacation in Tuscany, thanks to satellite TV, dishwasher and a
On request there can be organised fresco or ceramic decoration
courses. You can enjoy a tourist companion/touristic
guide service and excursions with environmental guide.
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