Ask about this property

Il Serratone

Ribolla — Maremma

Serratone is a large, breathtakingly beautiful estate located in the midst of Tuscan Maremma’s sublime unspoiled countryside. Privately owned by a famed family the property features extensive grounds, countless outdoor activity options within the estate, and a gorgeous country style villa. Serratone, a one-of-a-kind venue, ideal for unforgettable Tuscan vacations.

  • Il Serratone in Maremma Tuscany

◀ Back

Serratone is a superb property, set in one of Tuscan Maremma’s most striking locations and it features extensive grounds and a marvelous, charm-filled country-style villa. The estate rises in the midst of Maremma’s untainted natural environment, surrounded by silent fields and shady woods close to the Tyrrhenean sea’s golden coast. Fully immersed in the countryside’s pristine sounds and scents, the villa is full of character and natural, understated elegance.

This peaceful country-style luxurious retreat rises in a unique location: it is walking distance from the enchanting remnants of a mysterious ancient Castle. The Castle dates back to year 1000 DC, when it was owned by the noble Tolomei family: it is the very castle where the young Pia met her tragic destiny, as Dante Alighieri tells us in his Divine Comedy! Guests of Serratone can easily reach the ruins by foot.

Carefully restored and refurbished to meet modern expectations, the main villa (once a farmhouse) is composed of two different buildings, connected by an open gallery on the ground floor and a terrace on the upper floor. The original architecture is enhanced by refined touches and luxurious amenities. The villa offers 8 spacious and tastefully furnished bedrooms, all with en-suite bathrooms. In addition to the main villa, the property features a fascinating 3 floor annex apartment (it is a converted silos). The converted silos is charming and hosts a small gym on the ground floor, a Jacuzzi and steam room on the 1st floor, and a comfortable double bedroom (tatami bed) with ensuite bathroom on the top floor.

The villa’s exquisite communal areas are spacious and comfortable, iconic of genuine noble Tuscan lifestyle, and offer many an option to relax and unwind. The picturesque country-style kitchen is charming and conveniently equipped with up-to-date facilities. The striking double volume living area includes a sitting room area and a leisure/game room with a lovely billiard table, two card tables and stunning sit-in fireplace, ideal for both relaxing and entertaining friends. The exquisite double volume dining room seats up to 18 for memorable dinner parties and is also comprised of a library area with a lovely fireplace. The villa also features a convenient study (first floor) and a TV viewing room with a state-of-the-art home theatre facility.

Serratone’s grounds are unique, offering splendid views and endless activities, leisure, dining and entertaining options. A visit to Tuscan Maremma is made of memorable moments, such as gazing at spell-binding views, learning about the rich local heritage and savoring delicious specialties, olive oil, wild game and premium wines.

Serratone, marvelously set in “La Maremma Toscana”, is an ideal, picture-perfect, oasis for large families and fun-loving groups of adults wishing to fully experience the glorious, leisurely noble Tuscan lifestyle.

The Estate includes

  • Main villa
  • Annex apartment 
  • Gardens 
  • Swimming pool

Main villa:

  • 8 double bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms
  • 1 double volume living and leisure room, with large sit-in fireplace, billiard table and card tables
  • 1 double volume living area comprising dining room and library
  • 1 kitchen
  • 1 study (first floor)
  • 1 leisure/TV viewing room, with home theatre facilities.

Annex:

  • 1 double bedroom (tatami bed on floor) with ensuite bathroom
  • 1 gym
  • 1 Spa room with Jacuzzi and steam room

 

  • Parking: for up to 8 cars

The Park:

  • Includes lawns and a splendid swimming pool, as well as a small gym and state-of-the-art Spa (with Jacuzzi and steam room) in the Annex. 
  • Serratone is part of a larger estate and there are numerous other leisure and sport activities available on the estate. Guests will only have to choose if they prefer to go horseback riding (horses available for expert riders only. No instructor on site) or do other sports.  

 

 

  • 3.500 total square meter garden, not gated 
  • Swimming pool 
  • Air conditioning 
  • WIFI on the ground floor dining/library area only. 
  • Regular cable internet access is available in bedrooms 
  • 1 fireplace 
  • Satellite TV 
  • Home theatre facility 
  • DVD player 
  • CD player 
  • Safe 
  • Swimming pool 
  • Barbecue 
  • Steam room 
  • Jacuzzi Gym 
  • Outdoor lighting 
  • Parking for up to 8 cars

Services included

  • Daily maid service 4 hours in the morning and 4 hours in the afternoon Monday through Satuday (Sunday off)
  • Linen changes once a week. Towels are changed twice a week.
  • House rules are to be signed upon arrival

Additional services

  • Chef
  • Additional maid service

Useful information and distances

  • The closest town is Ribolla Transfer time: 10 minutes by car 
  • The closest city, and train station, is Grosseto Transfer time: 20 minutes by car 
  • The closest airport is Florence Airport Transfer time: 1 hour and 30 minutes by car 

 Main places of interest and distances

  • Scarlino port and Follonica, Transfer time: 20 minutes by car 
  • Punta Ala , Transfer time: 40 minutes by car 
  • Castiglione della Pescaia, Transfer time: 30 minutes by car 
  • Siena, Transfer time: 40 minutes by car 
  • Florence, Transfer time: 1 hour and 30 minutes by car 
  • Pisa and Rome, Transfer time: 2 hours by car
  • Bedrooms 9
  • Sleeps 18
  • Bathrooms 9
  • Weekly rate upon request  

See also

  • Villa Ferraia

    A beautiful estate framed by the magical rolling hills of Siena. Fully immersed in the Natural Reserve of Tocchio, surrounded by shady woods and peaceful fields, this extraordinary property offers lovely, rustic ambiance and outstanding in-house facilities: horseback riding, swimming pool, sauna and fitness center and hot/cold pools in the garden. The most amazing feature is: a unique private astronomic observatory for star sightings. Villa Ferraia is the ultimate dream vacation home, ideal for family reunions, fun-loving friends’ parties or memorable fairytale-like celebrations.

  • Castello di Segalari

    Castello di Segalari is a dream castle, a rare, mesmerizing venue. Located in a spectacular position in the midst of Northern Maremma’s awe inspiring landscape made of rolling hills, ample valleys and shady forests, the whole estate comprises 22 acres of sprawling vineyards and century-old forests which surround a sumptuous castle. Experience feeling like royalty, Castello di Segalari is an unrivaled venue for a fairytale-like Tuscan vacation

  • Casa Crete

    Perched atop a gentle hill immersed in Val d’Orcia’s fairytale-like landscapes, rises Casa Crete. This gorgeous estate is an ideal, charming, retreat to fully experience the peaceful, leisurely rhythms of typical Tuscan lifestyle. A picture-perfect home away from home

  • Il Poggiale

    Villa Il Poggiale is an exquisite hotel property rising in the very heart of the Chianti countryside, immersed in the peaceful, dreamlike countryside. Surrounded by silvery olive groves and framed by swaying cypresses, the property includes a splendid Renaissance mansion, over 21000 square feet of private grounds and a state-of-art Spa. Offering the services of a hotel as well as the exclusive comfort of a private villa, Il Poggiale is a unique retreat for family reunions, wedding parties, and celebrations.

  • Castello di Pergolato

    Rising in a splendid location in the midst of Chianti’s gentle hills and sun-kissed vineyards, minutes away from the new Antinori cellars, Castello di Pergolato is a magnificent estate and villa, a rare example of an authentic Medieval Tuscan noble mansion. Periodically restored to guarantee the maintenance of its original stupendous architecture and furniture, yet (apart from the convenient elevator) in no way altered to adapt to modernization, the villa boasts ancient furnishings and frescoes, and, above all, the unique atmosphere of times long-gone-by. Castello di Pergolato is an icon of Tuscan history and offers its visitors the chance to embark in enlightening journey into the Tuscan soul and heritage, providing a lifetime experience.

  • Villa Gemini

    Villa Gemini is a charming, genuinely Tuscan, rustic countryside estate comprising several period buildings within a private park. Set in a convenient, delightful spot, it is located in the splendid Florentine hillside, just a brief drive or 10 minute walk from the town of Impruneta world-renowned for its superb terracotta and tasty olive oil. Villa Gemini is the ideal countryside home for an authentic Tuscan holiday!