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Fiesole Florence Countryside Farmhouse 3 Apartments With Large Shared Pool - THE HAYLOFT



Updated: 03-Sep-2016
3 Farmhouses in Fiesole Nr. Florence City, Tuscany, Italy - Peaceful Rural Atmosphere Among Olive Groves With Panoramic Views On Fiesole And Florence

This beautiful 19th century country home, recently restored, is part of the “ Fattoria Il Leccio” lived and owned by the Passigli family for four generations. It sits on top of a hill overlooking the Valle del Mugnone, a gorgeous valley that offers panoramic views of gently slopping hills cultivated with well-tended olive groves as well as views of the town of Fiesole and the city of Florence. Giovanni Boccaccio in his 13th Century Decameron, locates some of his stories in this valley. The large shared pool, not visible from the house and surrounded by vegetation is salt treated. Personal transportation is advised. Private car service can be provided at additional cost. A few minutes away from the house there is the Fiesole/Caldine train station, with free parking, where the train reaches the Santa Maria Novella Central Station in Florence in 12 minutes. Caldine has also buses to Florence, a supermarket as well as post office and bank. It also has doctor and ambulance service. Please contact us for further details. FROM MAY 15TH TO OCTOBER 15TH 20% DISCOUNT ON LISTED PRICES FOR ONLY 2 PEOPLE IN THE SAME BEDROOM

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Details for holiday farmhouse THE HAYLOFT, 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, 2 Bathrooms

In Tuscan countryside 15 minutes from Florence, the Hayloft was restructured recently. On the lower level there is one double bedroom with bathroom/shower as well as the fully equipped kitchen and living room , with two glass doors that open on a small exclusive farmyard. Through an inner staircase you can reach the upper level with one bedroom with bathroom/shower and two single beds, which can also use an independent entrance, that opens on an exclusive grass lawn. There is also an outer staircase on the back of the hayloft, that connects upper and lower levels. Both bedrooms are airconditioned. Washer in the apartment.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

About the Owner

My wife and our two children live on the property. My wife and I are professionals, she is a retired business administrator and I’m a Pianist and a Professor of Piano at the Conservatory of Ferrara. Our son and

daughter,as well as managing the farm, are both University students.

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Speaks English, French, Italian

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From the Owner

I inherited this property. The vacation rentals help subsidize our Agricultural firm 'Fattoria Il Leccio' that produces top quality olive oil.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Amerigo Vespucci Firenze at 15 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Caldine at 1 Kilometres Nearest Ferry : Livorno at 80 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Golf Club Ugolino at 15 Kilometres Nearest Train : Fiesole Caldine at 1 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : A1 at 6 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Caldine Ristorante Mario at 1 Kilometres Nearest Ski : Abetone at 80 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Viareggio/Forte dei Marmi at 100 Kilometres Car: recommended

Special interest holidays:

In November share our olive harvest, as we pick the olives and bring them to the pressing with a taste of one of the best freshly squeezed olive oil in the world, on the traditional "Fettunta", the Tuscan toast with a light scent of garlic.

From November to March enjoy visiting the Renaissance Art in Florence in low season, with no crouds.

Also, from October to April attend the numerous cultural events in Florence, with special focus on the high level international chamber music series of Amici della Musica in Florence, created and organized by our family since the 1920's. Concerts are every Saturday and Sunday, and we can provide programs, reservations and tickets beforehand.


Viareggio, Forte dei Marmi beach 90 minutes drive, 5 Terre 2 hours drive, Castiglion della Pescaia 2 hours drive.


Amerigo Vespucci Airport in Florence 30 minutes drive.

Personal transportation recommended.

Galileo Galilei Airport in Pisa 90 minutes drive, 1 hour train ride from Florence Central Station S.M.N.


Caldine 5 minutes drive (12 minutes walk downhill and 20 minutes walk uphill)

Fiesole 10 minutes drive

Florence 15 minutes drive

Siena 90 minutes drive

San Gimignano 60 minutes drive

Pisa 90 minutes drive


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
24 Sep 2016 - 28 Oct 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
29 Oct 2016 - 17 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
18 Dec 2016 - 7 Jan 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
8 Jan 2017 - 31 Mar 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
1 Apr 2017 - 9 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
10 Jun 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
16 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
1 Nov 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
23 Dec 2017 - 7 Jan 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees


Changeover Day:
Usually Saturdays, but other arrival/departure days are also accepted

Notes on prices:
Elegant Suite:1150/1450 Euro/week
Independent Apartment:1050/1350 Euro/week
Hayloft:990/1200 Euro/week
20% discount for only 2 people in same bedroom.
30% as downpayment for reservation. The rest can be settled at arrival. Cancellations before 60 days from reservation receive a 50% refund. Less than 60 days no refund. However, if we are able to rent the same period to somebody else, we are glad to refund whole amount.
2 Euro/day tax for each person over 8 years old for the first 10 days of stay

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 03-Sep-2016
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From the Owner

Peaceful country stay overlooking one of the most beautiful valleys in Tuscany and enjoying a refreshing swim in the pool after spending a morning or afternoon immersed in the beauty of the Renaissance that is found in Florence or other nearby towns like Siena, Pisa, Lucca and many more. As well as tasting one of the world’s top quality olive oils.

Property Type

  • farmhouse


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


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


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


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool


  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only ...

Location Type

  • rural


  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours

Leisure Activities

  • eco tourism
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • swimming

Floor Area

  • 80 m²


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Bidet


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed, 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • bedrooms are on 2 levels. The top level bedroom can be accessed independently


  • Garden ...


  • Self-catering

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

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