Impruneta — Florence and Surroundings
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!
Villa Gemini is a delightfully rustic, genuinely Tuscan, property immersed in the Florentine hillside, surrounded by luxuriant vineyards, silvery olive groves and neat cultivated fields. Privately owned, it boasts a charm and character of its own, which make it the ideal, warm and welcoming, home-away-from-home.
The estate boasts numerous independent spaces, all well-equipped and tastefully furnished; this unique composition, which ensures special moments all together and privacy as well, makes it the perfect holiday home for both families or groups of friends.
Featuring one main villa and 3 cottages, all within the lovely garden filled with flowers, aromatic herbs and olive trees (which yield delicious oil!) The buildings are all close to one another, and each hosts an independent kitchen or kitchenette as well as an outside patio/al fresco area.
The sloping garden leads to the swimming pool, a splendid spot for sun-bathing and enjoying the views of the landscape.
The villa, and cottages, are comfortable and full of character, showing how lovingly it was decorated by the owner. Walls are whitewashed in a variety of soft hues, brightened and enhanced by period prints and paintings; furniture is a perfect blend of period and contemporary pieces, and provides full comfort.
The main villa’s common areas are warm and welcoming: the snug cozy smaller dining room leads to the charming kitchen, which features an ancient stove and exquisite painted tiles. The main dining/living room area is a sort of winter garden, with great window panes opening onto the outside stone-paved terrace. U-shaped, it boasts a living room area and dining area and a large period pool table.
The park is exquisite: century-old olive trees grow in the sloping green lawn, bordered by typical local herbs and flower bushes. The estate also boasts a swimming pool, ideal for refreshing dips during the warm summer months and for gazing at the superb landscapes.
Villa Gemini is ideal for all vacations, families or groups of friends, and it is the perfect starting point for enticing visits. Florence, world-celebrated open air museum, its mesmerizing art masterpieces and dazzling shopping options, is just about 20 minutes away and you can reach San Gimignano’s amazing towers in about 40 minutes and Siena in about 50. Also, horseback riding facilities, tennis courts and countless biking and hiking paths are close by.
Villa Gemini, a rustic jewel offering a full immersion in authentic, genuine Tuscan lifestyle.
Roccia Cottage (access via the villa’s living room)
Marina Cottage (independent building)
Parignana Cottage (independent building)
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