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Villa Dei Granai - Empoli near Florence

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5 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
9 guests
3 nights minimum
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Villa dei Granai (400 sqm) is located just a few kilometers from Florence, in Empoli countryside, surrounded by olive trees and a beautiful centuries-old park with the Italian-style garden. The property has also an ancient fountain, a beautiful patio with dining table and chairs for eating outdoor, and a private swimming pool with parasols and sunbeds for sunbathing and relaxing. The villa (400 sqm) can accommodate up to 9 people, is spread over 3 floors for a total of 5 bedrooms (of which 3 are doubles, 1 is twin and the last one in the tower has a sofa-bed) and 3 bathrooms. Ground Floor: This floor is composed by a complete and functional rustic kitchen, equipped with all necessary kitchenware (such as oven and microwave, large fridge and freezer, coffee machine...), without forgetting t...Villa dei Granai (400 sqm) is located just a few kilometers from Florence, in Empoli countryside, surrounded by olive trees and a beautiful centuries-old park with the Italian-style garden. The property has also an ancient fountain, a beautiful patio with dining table and chairs for eating outdoor, and a private swimming pool with parasols and sunbeds for sunbathing and relaxing. The villa (400 sqm) can accommodate up to 9 people, is spread over 3 floors for a total of 5 bedrooms (of which 3 are doubles, 1 is twin and the last one in the tower has a sofa-bed) and 3 bathrooms. Ground Floor: This floor is composed by a complete and functional rustic kitchen, equipped with all necessary kitchenware (such as oven and microwave, large fridge and freezer, coffee machine...), without forgetting the lovely fireplace with barbecue. The kitchen leads directly to the outside patio with a dining table and chairs. Then you will find a spacious living room furnished with a sofa and comfortable armchairs, a fireplace of the 16th century and a jar. A room's door provides the direct access to the surrounding garden where there is an outdoor lounge. First Floor: Climbing wonderful steps (clad in Serena stone) you will reach the sleeping area, formed by four bedrooms (of which three are doubles and one is twin). All bathrooms, recently renovated, have shower and all amenities. Second Floor: On the last floor, the tower, there is a romantic and small bedroom with sofa-bed of 120 cm (which is OK for 1 adult or 2 children) and a 360° view over the hills and olive groves surrounding the villa. Included free Wi-Fi throughout the villa and garden. The bedrooms and bathrooms' windows are equipped with mosquito nets. Villa dei Granai is the ideal place for families or groups of friends wishing to spend a relaxing holiday, immersed in the beauty of the Tuscan countryside, in a central location (just a few kilometers from Florence and some ancient medieval villages such as Vinci and San Gimignano). The kitchen is equipped; the antique sitting room is furnished with original pieces of modern art and a fireplace of the 16th century; the Italian-style garden is large and well kept. The property is not completely independent but privacy is guaranteed. This property can only be booked from Saturday to Saturday (except in low season). Pricing Information: Included in the price: Utilities: gas, water, electricity; park pool and house maintenance. Security Deposit: Customers are required to pay 500.00€ security deposit upon arrival (cash), which will be returned at the end of the stay upon damages. Parking: Outdoor parking space Destinations: Villa dei Granai is located in the municipality of Empoli, in the heart of the Tuscan countryside, and is a perfect central location to visit not only the wonderful city of Florence, but also other beautiful Tuscan cities such as Siena, Lucca and Pisa. There are also some ancient Tuscan villages, little pearls of the surrounding area, easily accessible by car such as: - Vinci, just 10 km away, is the birthplace of Leonardo, the famous Italian painter, engineer and scientist; - San Miniato, historic Napoleone Bonaparte's destination during his Italian Campaign, renowned for its white truffles; - Certaldo Alta, a medieval village where the Italian writer and poet Giovanni Boccaccio lived; - San Gimignano is set on a hill and is characterized by its beautiful towers and for Vernaccia (famous Tuscan white wine, the first Italian wine to receive the mark of DOC, Controlled Designation of Origin, in 1966). For sport lovers, there are different alternatives. A few kilometers away from the villa, in fact, are available tennis courts and golf courses, riding stables and a private pool with spa. Moreover, the surrounding area is ideal for trekking and biking trails. Main distances: Vinci (10 km), San Miniato (16 km), Certaldo Alta (27 km), Florence (30 km), San Gimignano (46 km), Siena (76 km), Pisa (60 km), Lucca (86 km). More facilities: Private pool Private park Internet Wi-Fi Washing machine Dishwasher Dryer Outdoor table with chairs Sunbeds and parasols Mosquito nets (bedrooms and bathrooms) Television Microwave oven Oven Freezer Refrigerator Independent heating system Additional amenities: SofabedMore
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Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: Yes
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Languages spoken:German, English, Italian, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
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Listed Since:June 2010
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December 2018
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