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La Tavernaccia

Chiesanuova — Chianti

Imagine a beautiful Renaissance villa framed by the gentle rolling hills and green vineyards of Chianti… Villa Tavernaccia is all this and much more! A dreamlike estate and an icon of authentic Tuscan style and elegance. The estate includes extensive private grounds and a marvelous villa, splendidly restored to include the best in modern deluxe facilities while maintaining the original architecture, this unique mansion provides luxurious comfort and an authentic experience of the Tuscan lifestyle in a strategic location. A vacation at Villa Tavernaccia offers the chance to embark in an enlightening discovery of Tuscany, its many marvels genuine soul and heritage!

  • La Tavernaccia in Chianti Tuscany

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The villa’s stately profile, typical of the most elegant Tuscan noble mansions, appears from afar atop a gentle hill, framed by a the gentle tips of swaying cypresses, olive groves and pine trees…

Villa Tavernaccia is a one-of-a-kind venue: a rare example of perfectly maintained Renaissance architecture, located in a striking position in the heart of the Chianti region, offering luxurious accommodation in refined, truly gorgeous premises. Lovingly groomed and cared for, the villa rises within the owners’ large estate, and offers its guests a unique vacation venue including over 7 hectares of private grounds, which include green lawns enhanced by statues, a gorgeous swimming pool surrounded by pine trees, a tennis court, bowling court and an authentic ancient amphitheatre.

The villa itself, a truly outstanding original Renaissance building, rises among balmy pine trees and century-old cypresses, and boasts breathtaking 360° views of the surroundings from the park, terrace and grand windows. The interiors are spellbinding: superbly furnished and restored, it is fully equipped with state-of-the-art modern facilities and embellished by deluxe amenities and yet it perfectly preserves the magnificent original architectural structure, style and atmosphere. Including full air-conditioning throughout, Villa Tavernaccia offers top-notch comfort, refined ambiance and stupendous dècor in gorgeous, authentic premises.

The villa accommodates up to 16 guests in its 8 finely appointed double bedrooms, each with its own ensuite bathroom. The guestrooms include two rooms with twin beds, and six with a king size bed and are all truly charming: decorated and furnished in style, all boast exquisite furniture, beautiful fabrics and tasteful touches, guaranteeing guests enjoy maximum privacy and comfort and… the sweetest dreams!

The ensuite bathrooms are lovely, fully equipped with modern facilities and deluxe Ortigia amenities, and there is a very convenient smaller bathroom located on the ground floor, perfect for guests or staff use.

Villa Tavernaccia boasts lovely common areas: welcoming, cozy and elegant. Furnished with special pieces and antiques, the villa includes a charming kitchen and a splendid dining room which make all meals, from fun family luncheons to refined dinners, a marvelous experience.

Guests at Villa Tavernaccia may simply lay back and enjoy the villa’s atmosphere, including the two living rooms and study, there is space for all to relax or entertain. The charming smaller sitting room and the study are ideal for leisurely moments, listening to music and reading. The grander living room, located on the top floor, is a spectacular room boasting awe-striking views of the hillside and vineyards which spread as far as Fiesole and Volterra.

The estate’s full grounds are truly extensive and 7 hectares of marvelous gardens are reserved for private use of the villa’s guests. The private park includes splendidly kept lawns, enhanced by ancient statues and filled with bountiful flowers and century-old trees. The park boasts a gleaming infinity swimming pool, which may be heated on request, a bountiful vegetable garden, a tennis court and a clay bowling court. The garden also includes two lovely outdoor alfresco areas: a patio by the villa, and a brand new gazebo in the Italian garden, right inside the ancient amphitheatre. Both are sheltered, ideal for cocktails, dining, relaxing and entertaining.

Breathe in, delight in Chianti’s sweet-scented breezes, experience authentic noble Tuscan lifestyle strolling in the garden and gazing at the views... or explore! Tuscany’s marvels are all at a stone’s throw from this extraordinary location. Visit Florence, at a pleasant scenic drive from your villa, to admire its world-famous masterpieces, and dine or shop to your heart’s content! Explore the evocative neighboring towns, discovering the area’s rich century-old heritage. Visit local wine producers, to learn all about vineyards and take an insider’s view at ancient cellars. Indulge in the mouth-watering specialties of Tuscan cuisine! Relish the tastiest local fare and sublime Chianti wines in the countless trattorie, enoteche and restaurants…

A century-old legacy and history, eternal beauty and unending aristocratic traditions and style… Villa Tavernaccia offers its visitors an enlightening journey into the authentic Tuscan soul, providing unforgettable memories and a lifetime experience.


  • Park (7 hectares including lawns, a vegetable garden and a clay bowling court)
  • Swimming pool (heating available on request)  
  • Tennis court 
  • Clay bowling court 


  • 8 double bedrooms: 2 with twin beds, 6 with 1 king size bed. All with ensuite bathrooms 
  • 1 dining room 
  • 1 kitchen 
  • 2 living rooms 
  • 1 sitting room/study 
  • 1 small guest/staff bathroom 

 Parking available for up to 6 cars

  • Over 7 hectares of private grounds 
  • Swimming pool (heating available on request) 
  • Tennis court 
  • Bowling court 
  • Outdoor shaded alfresco dining area 
  • Outdoor gazebo, in the amphitheatre 
  • Barbecue 
  • Vegetable garden
  • Outdoor automatic lighting 
  • Air conditioning 
  • WIFI 
  • Satellite TV 
  • DVD player 
  • Safe deposit box 
  • 1 fireplace
  • Cleaning service  4 hours a day (2 persons)
  • Additional maid service available € 12,00/person/hour 
  • linen change once a week
  • pool towels changed once a week, additional towels at an additional cost
  • pool heating €100,00/day

Useful information and distances

  • The closest town is Chiesanuova, a pretty village with all necessary shops and basic facilities renowned for Its bakery products, Transfer time: 3 minutes by car 
  • Florence city center, Transfer time: 20 minutes by car 
  • The closest airport is Florence Airport, Transfer time: 25 minutes by car

Main places of interest and distances

  • Greve in Chianti, Transfer time: 40 minutes by car 
  • San Gimignano, Transfer time: 45 minutes by car 
  • Siena, Transfer time: 1 hour by car 
  • Volterra, Transfer time: 1 hour by car 
  • Pisa, Transfer time:1 hour and 10 minutes 
  • Montalcino, Transfer time: 1 hour and 30 minutes 
  • The closest golf course is Ugolino golf, Transfer time: 25 minutes by car
  • The closest horseback riding facilities are in the vicinity of the villa, Transfer time: 15/20 minutes by car 
  • The closest Spas are is in Montecatini Terme, Transfer time: 40 minutes by car
  • Bedrooms 8
  • Sleeps 16
  • Bathrooms 9
  • Weekly rate from 12,300 €

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