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SET in PRIVATE, NATURAL PARK HUGE - BRAND NEW POOL with NOCTURNAL ILLUMINATION

Overview

Property

Updated: 30-Nov-2016
Close to OUTLETS PRADA, GUCCI, ARMANI, FERRAGAMO, TODS... and many other brands

Torre del Guardia estate is situated in the hearth of Tuscany, between the Chianti hills, only 20 km far from Florence. It is settled in the middle of a Private Natural Park of 300 hectares (750 acres), surrounded by large meadows and woods.

Being in a private reserve, Guests are able to spot a lot of game animals such as deers, wild boars, hares, pheasants, falcons.

Access to the estate is by a private road. You will never hear the sounds of traffic (day or night) during your stay. The Villa is immersed in silence; our guests love falling asleep to the sounds of nature.

This location is ideal for those wishing to visit Florence and all its glories, while at the same time experiencing the quiet and tranquility of a rural setting away from the noise of the city.

Torre del Guardia is close to most famous art cities, such as Fiesole, Siena, Pisa, Lucca, San Gimignano, Volterra, Cortona, Arezzo and the Chianti shire that is only 20 minutes drive.

  • Sleeps 7
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Wheelchair access

About the Owner

Hi, I’m Niccolò from Florence, I’m in my 40s; married with Barbara and we have 2 kids.

I’m an Architect, I’ve got experience restoring old farmhouses and designing fashion shops.

Since almost 20 years, I manage several Holiday Villas in the Florentine hills; so if you are looking for a great accommodation in and around Florence… just ask me and I’ll find the right one for you!

I run this business with great passion and attention to details; the many “Excellent” reviews on Tripadvisor are the best proof (just check!).

Throughout these many years of experience, I’ve collected several contacts in Florence and Tuscany, so now I can help you tailor your holiday and accommodate your needs.

Please, feel free to ask any queries about museums tickets reservations, wine-tastings tours...

Call Manager
Speaks English, French, Italian

Guestbook comments from the manager

This is a brand new property!!!

We'll have many Excellent reviews in these coming months...
Jul 2008
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Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Florence at 30 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Leccio at 1 Kilometres Nearest Ferry : Livorno at 70 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Ugolino-Impruneta at 20 Kilometres Nearest Train : Rignano sull'Arno at 3 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : Highway A1 at 3 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Leccio at 1 Kilometres Nearest Ski : Abetone at 80 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Viareggio-Forte dei Marmi at 70 Kilometres Car: necessary

Villa Torre del Guardia estate is situated in the hearth of Tuscany, between the Chianti hills, only 15 km far from Florence. It is settled in the middle of a private Natural Park of 300 hectares (750 acres), surrounded by large meadows and woods.

Being in a private reserve, Guests are able to spot a lot of game animals such as deers, wild boars, hares, pheasants, falcons.

Access to the estate is by a private road. You will never hear the sounds of traffic (day or night) during your stay. The Villa is immersed in silence; our guests love falling asleep to the sounds of nature.

This location is ideal for those wishing to visit Florence and all its glories, while at the same time experiencing the quiet and tranquility of a rural setting away from the noise of the city.

Torre del Guardia is close to most famous art cities, such as Fiesole, Siena, Pisa, Lucca, San Gimignano, Volterra, Cortona, Arezzo and the Chianti shire that is only 20 minutes drive.

Approximate driving time from major airports:

Florence 30 minutes

Pisa 1 hour

Bologna 1:30 hour

Roma 2:30 hours

Milano 3:30 hours

Coast/Beach:

The wonderful beaches of Viareggio and Forte dei Marmi are only 50 minutes away.

Please, visit the Villa's web site to get further information.

Further Details:

FASHION SHOPPING OUTLETS

Fashion lovers and bargain hunters will find, in the village of Leccio (3 km from the Torre del Guardia) 3 shopping OUTLETS centres, offering great discounts in more than 100 stores:

The Mall: the top brand outlet centre (GUCCI, PRADA, FERRAGAMO, ARMANI, VALENTINO, TODS…). www.themall.it

Fashion Valley: exclusive fashion centre (Bally, Versace, Scervino, Blauer, Trussardi, Vivienne Westwood, Richmond…). www.fashionvalley.it

Fashion Groove: outlet centre and restaurant (Timberland, Cuoieria Fiorentina, Geox, Calzzedonia, Disney…). www.fashiongroove.it

In an exquisite architectural space, a collection of exclusive brands (GUCCI, PRADA, FERRAGAMO, ARMANI, VALENTINO, TODS...), are presented in an artistically unique style.

Visitors can freely mingle among stores dedicated to clothing and accessories specific for women, men and children, as well as fragrance, footwear and home products.

A little bit further (about 30 minutes drive), in the Village of Barberino Mugello, you can visit another big Outlet village:

The Barberino Designer Outlet: 200 of your favourite designers brands at 30%-70% less. www.mcarthurglen.com/it/barberino-designer-outlet

Availability

Rental rates

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My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£353
for 3 nights
From
£118
£715
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £126

Notes on prices:
PRICES ARE ALL INCLUSIVE!!!
linens, final cleaning... ALL INCLUSIVE!!!
This is a GREAT PLUS.

Booking Notes:
At the time of booking, a deposit of 30% of total amount due is requested.
By bank transfer or with Paypal.

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Updated: 30-Nov-2016
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Facilities

Property Type

  • apartment

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool

Onsite Services

  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible

Location Type

  • mountain
  • rural
  • village

Attractions

  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • duty free shops
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • winery tours

Leisure Activities

  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • sight seeing

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis

Floor Area

  • 110 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • 2 charming bathrooms with shower.

Bedrooms

  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Master Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed, Ensuite bathroom and direct access to private garden
  • Double Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Double Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: 3 double bedrooms + 2 bathrooms Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 (Master Bedroom): 1 double bed + ensuite bathroom + direct access to the private garden. Bedroom 2: 1 double bed Bedroom 3: 1 double bed It is also possible to add 1 single bed in one of the bedrooms

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda

Meals

  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: The village of Rignano sull’Arno is only 3 km away; there you’ll find any kind of shops (supermarkets, banks, groceries, several restaurants…) and the Railroad Station, with trains running frequently to Florence. The fares are inexpensive & the trains are comfortable and fast. It takes about 25-30 minutes to get to the center of Florence. The stunning castle of Sammezzano with its Moorish architecture & its wonderful park is only few km away. The castle was founded by the Romans, developed by the Carolingians, later became a Medicean residence, and is now characterized by a Moorish silhouette which was applied at the end of the 19th century by Ferdinando Panciatichi Ximenes d'Aragona. The castle is surrounded by an ample park, with an interesting variety of botanical species. The park is famous for the largest concentration of sequoias of Italy. You can admire the "Sequoia Twins": with its 9 meters in circumference and its height of 46 meters is the tallest tree in the Tuscany. Outside: In the village of Leccio (3 km from the Villas in Tornia Estate) you can visit 3 shopping OUTLETS: 1) The Mall 2) Fashion Groowe, 3) Fashion Valley. In an exquisite architectural space, a collection of exclusive brands (such as GUCCI, PRADA, FERRAGAMO, ARMANI, VALENTINO, TODS...), are presented in an artistically unique style. Visitors can freely mingle among stores dedicated to clothing and accessories specific for women, men and children, as well as fragrance, footwear and home products. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen and towels are provided and included in the rental price.

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