A majestic outdoor set of steps leads into the house. Once inside, you have unobstructed views from north to south, right through the living and dining rooms. The decor is light and bright, with a combination of old antiques and new furnishings. Beautiful original Tessieri tiles below and Murano chandeliers above. The working fireplace is surrounded by modern Italian furniture along with the family's antiques.
The classical designed kitchen is airy and light, in butter yellow including the painted wood paneling. It's easy to spend time here if you love to cook as it is well equipped for you or the hired professional chef that is available with advance notice.
The rooms connect together by hallways and entrance ways making it an easy comfortable livable home. The dining room can be reached by the living room and kitchen and the library is adjacent to the living room via a large arched entranceway.
The elevator is near the splendid staircase that takes you up to the bedrooms, and down to the spa and indoor swimming pool
Head upstairs to the first floor where you have a lovely sitting room with wood panels framing soft mural wallpaper of a dogwood garden complete with birds. A comfortable sofat and chairs, with antique furniture offers a peaceful retreat any time of the day. Murano chandeliers and scones, colorful tiles, and tasteful antique furniture, Three beautiful suites surround the livingroom, each with their own ensuite marble bathrooms. All windows offer their own magnificent view over the estate's gardens.
Our Villa's top floor consists of three charming bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms and a common living room. Here, guests find themselves under the original ceilings of wooden beams and terracotta, with terracotta tiles beneath their feet. The overall effect is that of timeless yet rustic luxury.
Your own private spa is located in the basement of the villa, where you can take the elevator or the staircase. The owners added this in 2021, with first-class and modern facilities. These include a sauna, hammam, heated pool with hydromassage jets, and a lounge room with television. Guests also have access to a special area for wellness. Close your eyes, breathe deeply and relax as you enjoy a restorative massage or treat yourself to a beauty and skin care session with a certified specialist. You have free access to the spa to just relax, or we can order spa services with advance notification. The owners offer a wide selection of treatments and massages to choose from, created exclusively for their guests (advance reservation is required).
On this same floor, you will have access to our private wine cellar where you can choose the right wine for every occasion from a wide range of local and national wines, selected by our sommelier.
The villa sits on a 5 acre estate on the edge of a beautiful, sleepy village. The gardens were designed by a famous landscape architect and is divided into several themed gardens, each with their own character contributing to a cozy and intimate atmosphere.
Stroll in the Central Garden to enjoy the sights and smells of a classical Italian garden: several fountains, neatly trimmed hedges mixed in with tall cypresses, all set against an evocative panorama of the Tuscan hills. Scents from the lemon trees that line a water channel are used for the artisnal production of the villas delicious juices, dried fruits and limoncello which you are able to buy. There is a Wedding Garden with romantic white marble gazebo where weddings can be officiated or you can just sit under the shade on a sunny day. There is an Art Garden with an elegant travertine fountain and statures, the vegetable garden is a source of organically grown produce for the estate's kitchens. You can pick kiwis from the 50-meter-long pergola or taste the villas jams and candied fruit. Olive trees on the site produce extra virgin olive oil. All of these items are used by the villa chef. The swimming pool is located 50 meters from the house, on the other side of the Italian Garden and is perfect for sunbathing or a leisurly swim. Chaises and umbrellas accommodate all of you as you relax with a refreshing cool drink.
Multiple entrances by a few steps from three entrances and also from the basement of the private Spa
Living room with sofas and fireplace
Dining room accommodates up to 12 guests
Stylish and professional fully equipped kitchen
A beautiful staircase will take you up to the first and second floors as well as the spa floor in the basement
Climate control and wi?fi internet in all bedrooms
Central living room with sitting area with sofa, table, and chairs at the top of the stairs
Primary King bedroom ( can be separated into two twin beds on request)with closet and en suite bathroom with tub and separate large shower
King Bedroom (can be separated into two twin beds) with ensuite bathroom with large shower
Queen Bedroom ( can be separated into two twin beds ) with en-suite bathroom with bathtub and walk in shower
SECOND FLOOR - Mansarda or Attic
Climate control and wifi internet in all bedrooms
Central Large TV room with sofas, Table for games seats 6, TV with satellite channels
King / Twin Bedroom ( can be separated into two twin beds) with ensuite bathroom with large shower
King / Twin Bedroom ( can be separated into two twin beds)with ensuite bathroom with large shower
King / Twin Bedroom ( can be separated into two twin beds) with en-suite bathroom with large shower
note the rooms on this floor have sloping ceilings but are easily accessible
Here you can relax and unwind, private spa services are available on advance request, menu to be offered after booking
Indoor Pool, pool water also recirculates from a ceiling rain shower head. rReached from the staircase and elevator, where you have doorways to access the other spa rooms
Sauna and Steam room
Wine Cellar is stocked with a wide assortment of wines from around Italy. From Biondi- Santi, the inventor and the king of Super Tuscan wines to Conegliano's precious Proseccos. Choose them to accompany a meal, or to sip as you sit outside and enjoy the views. There is a price menu at the villa and you will settle with the villa manager at the end of your stay.
The villa sits on a 5 acre estate on the edge of a beautiful, sleepy village.
There are lots of areas to relax.
TheTerrace Lounge - sofas and chairs on the terrace outside the villa
Outdoor Pool area with chaise lounges, umbrellas and olive trees
Italian Garden with fountains
Wedding Garden with Pergola
Vegetable Garden with fountain in the center
Assortment of fruit trees and olive trees, cypress, formal hedges
located on the estate, just 50 meters from the villa is a party building, ideal for weddings and large gatherings. Here you have access to a second kitchen as well as the Wood Burning Pizza Oven and a Barbecue.
CASA PAOLA at additional charge
This is a modest house on the estate with 3 extra bedrooms, in a simple farmhouse style. Not in the same luxury standards of the villa. Suitable for teenagers or your own staff, Please inquire for more information.
2,725 Square feet / 250 Square meter traditional Tuscan farmhouse
The farmhouse is only available in addition to main villa which extends over two floors
Double bedroom with en-suite bathroom with shower
Queen / Twin ( can be separated into two twin beds )
Queen bedroom ( cannot be separated )
adjacent hall bathroom with shower for two bedrooms
6 Full Baths
1 Half Baths
each floor has a living room
VILLA FIRST FLOOR
king-size bed (converted to 2 twin-size on request) and en-suite bathroom with bathtub/shower
queen-size bed (converted to 2 twin-size on request) and en-suite bathroom with shower
king-size bed (converted to 2 twin-size on request) and en-suite bathroom with shower and bath
VILLA SECOND FLOOR
king-size bed (converted to 2 twin size on request) and en-suite bathroom with shower
queen-size bed (converted to 2 twin size on request) and en-suite bathroom with shower
queen-size bed (converted to 2 twin size on request) and en-suite bathroom with shower
4 Bathroom with Shower
2 Bathroom with Tub (includes either handheld or wall mount shower)
1 Half Bath
Washer and Dryer,
Satellite TV with English Speaking Channels,
Climate control in each bedroom, Wood Burning Pizza Oven and Barbecue , extra kitchen in the Forno Building located next door
18 x 8 meters,
Included in your rental
Concierge / Villa Manager to assist you in anything you need during your stay
Fresh Pastries Breakfast delivered daily
Gardener & Pool Maintenance
Guard - 2 patrols per night
Housekeeping 6 hours per day including buffet breakfast set up and clean up
Robes and Slippers
Small pets allowed, not over 12 pounds
Spa & Wellness on the ground floor
Sauna and Steam Room included 2 hours per day (reservations in advance required) ,
Swimming pool - Outdoor, 18 meters x 8 meters, 1.40 meters deep open May through September
Swimming pool - Indoor, Heated October through April, 6 meters x 6 meters, 1.30 meters deep open year round
Utlities: AIr Con and Heating
Tennis Court is planned to be available in 2023
DISTANCE TO PARKING: 50 meters from the villa
Click on the date below to confirm availability.
Weekly rate, Sat. to Sat. arrival/departures unless stated otherwise
Jan 07 - Mar 31
Nov 04 - Dec 22
Apr 01 - May 26
Sep 02 - Nov 03
May 27 - Sep 01
Dec 23 - Jan 05
| This price reflects the villa and the Forno building that houses banquet facilities and extra kitchen, wood burning pizza oven and barbecue. It is possible to rent the 3 bedroom Farmhouse on the estate for an additional cost. The Farmhouse, Casa Paola, is not in the same style as the villa. Please call us for details.
Arrival Time: 4 pm to 7 pm
DEPOSIT (payable on arrival to the key holder)
to be paid together with the balance and should be returned to client after owner?s approval and less any damage or unpaid bill
Activities and Excursions
Chef and Table Service
Courtesy Bar items
Spa and Beauty and Hair Services
Sauna and Steam Bath over complimentary 2 hours per day, charged by the hour
Wine Cellar Selections
NEAREST AIRPORT: Pisa 30 minutes , Florence 1 hour 15 minutes ,
Rome 4 hours
NEAREST TRAIN STATION: Lucca ,
4.2 miles, 10 minutes drive
CITIES AND TOWNS: Lucca 10 min drive
Pisa 35 minute drive
Florence 1 hour drive / 2 hour by train
Livorno 45 minutes
Barga and the Garfagnana 1 hour
Cinque Terre 1 hour 20 minute drive
Siena, Chianti wine road, San Gimignano, 1 hour 30 minute drive
Bolgheri ( super Tuscans wines) 1 hour 15 minutes
SERVICES: Supermarkets - many within 10 - 15 minute drive
Wonderful pizzeria / restaurant in town, 300 meters, 3 minute walk
Other restaurants within a 5 minute
Beaches Versilia Forte dei Marmi 35 minutes
Luchese wineries 15 - 20 minutes drive
Chianti 1 hour 20 min drive
Montalcino 2 hours 35 minutes
Pienza and the Val d'Orcia , San Quirico val d'Orcia, Buonconvento 2 hours 20 minutes - a nice full day trip
VILLA – FIRST FLOOR
Pink Room – king-size bed (converted to 2 twins on request) and en-suite bathroom with bathtub/shower
Blue Room – queen-size bed (converted to 2 twins on request) and en-suite bathroom with shower
Yellow Room – king-size bed (converted to 2 twins on request) and en-suite bathroom with shower and bath
VILLA – SECOND FLOOR
Turquoise Room – king-size bed (converted to 2 twins on request) and en-suite bathroom with shower
Orange Room – queen-size bed (converted to 2 twins on request) and en-suite bathroom with shower
Green Room – queen-size bed (converted to 2 twins on request) and en-suite bathroom with shower