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Grace's Tuscan Villa: elegant farmhouse with private garden, terrace and jacuzzi

  • The Villa from the front with its beautiful garden full of aromatic herbs and trees.
    The Villa from the front with its beautiful garden full of aromatic herbs and trees.
    The Villa from the front with its beautiful garden full of aromatic herbs and trees.
    The beautiful, private park, in the serene Tuscan countryside, 15 minutes from Florence!
    The rear patio with view of the valley. Enjoy the sunset with a complimentary glass of Prosecco!
    The brand new gourmet kitchen complete with everything necessary to make a Tuscan feast!
    Enjoy the culinary wonders of Italy (or a cooking class with Grace) in this spacious kitchen!
    Property description
    Vaglia
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    Rental Home – 
    4 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
    Grace's Tuscan Villa is a casa colonica (or farmhouse) recently renovated and converted into an elegant Tuscan villa. The Villa is situated in an ideal location, being only 20 minutes (17 km, 10 miles) north of the Renaissance city of Florence, yet up in the hills surrounding Florence, thus offering enchanting views of Monte Morello and Monte Senario. The Villa is located on Grace's large family property, comprising 48 acres of woods, golden fields of wheat and an organic apple orchard. A beautiful tree-lined road leads to the Villa's own private entrance and grounds. Placed in a beautiful garden, it offers privacy as well as cool breezes in the summer and breathtaking sunsets in the evening. Its proximity to the city places guests within easy reach of Florence by car or public... more
  • Amenities & details
    • Air Conditioning
    • Balcony
    • Central Heating
    • Dining Seats (8)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(3)
    • Dryer
    • En Suite Rooms (3)
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Hairdryer
    • Hot Tub
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (8)
    • Microwave
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Secure Parking
    • Single Beds:(1)
    • Sofa Beds:(1)
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      Ask
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Listing #HL462526 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates
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  • Property location
    Access
    Car not needed
    How to get there
    By bus and by train
    Arriving from Firenze Santa Maria Novella's Train Station : - you may take the SITA Bus from the adjoining via Santa Caterina Street, in the direction Barberino del Mugello, until you reach Pratolino (the bus stop is in front of the Zocchi Restaurant). You can find the bus timetable on the website www.sitabus.it
    Grace will pick you up in Pratolino for a 3 minute drive.


    Arriving from the “Amerigo Vespucci” Florence Airport or from PisaInternational Airport “Galileo Galilei : - Rent a car at the airport. Directions will be provided, for a 20 minute drive to the Villa.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
    Nearby cities
  • About this property
    How do I know if the property is available?
    How can I contact the owner?
    What if I don't hear back from the owner?
    How do I pay?

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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago for a stay in August 2015

We have traveled to many places but none gave us what we got from Grace's Tuscan Villa. We were able to relax, after our days in Florence and our mini day trip to Pisa, overlooking the Tuscan hills. We also took in a few Tuscan sunsets on the patio as we ate dinner that we cooked in the gourmet kitchen...... more

Jeffrey L
Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014 for a stay in May 2014

Located up in the hills 10 km north of Florence (a quick 20 minute drive to the city center and all the sites), this retreat was the center of our fabulous Tuscany vacation. Grace Maria Scanza, her handy brother-in-law Ebo and trusty Border Collie Brio are the masters of this former working farm with gorgeous views and wildlife. Graces lives... more

James P
Wyandotte, Michigan
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014 for a stay in May 2014

This villa is a wonderful place for a family or group of couples to spend a Tuscan vacation. The house is large and has most modern facilities. There are plenty of bathrooms to go around and the Espresso/Cappuccino machine in the kitchen is a real bonus. You will need a car if you stay here. The history and the hustle... more

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Listed since : Aug 2013
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Calendar Updated: 17 days ago
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