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Villa Le Rose

Florence — Florence and Surroundings

A gorgeous aristocratic countryside estate set in an outstanding position on the Florentine hillside with a magnificent noble historic villa. Villa Le Rose is no less than a Tuscan dream come true! Located at 5-minute drive from the center of Florence and close to Chianti’s sun-kissed vineyards, the property offers heavenly views of the surrounding hillside, dazzling grounds, and a superb noble mansion dating back to the 15th century. Natural beauty, grace and elegance are everywhere at Villa Le Rose… the ideal venue for unforgettable, authentic, Tuscan vacations!

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A spectacular aristocratic countryside estate rising on the Florentine hillside, surrounded by silvery olive groves and green, peaceful fields. Located at a 5-minute drive from Florence’s city center and a slightly longer drive to many of Chianti’s famous vineyards, Villa Le Rose is the ideal vacation villa for travelers wishing to enjoy the city’s many attractions and admire its world-famous masterpieces, while also enjoying the relaxing rhythms of the Tuscan countryside. The estate is comprised of a magnificent 15th century villa with a beautiful swimming pool on 24 hectares of carefully groomed grounds.

Villa le Rose appears, like a splendid oasis, at the end of an impressive cypress-lined private drive. The gardens are mesmerizing; boasting century old trees, thick hedges and luscious lawns with rose bushes, lemon plants and jasmine. The villa, framed by an ancient scalloped stone wall, is a gem of beauty and elegance. Dating back to the 15th century it boasts exceptional artistic features: an original Luca della Robbia ceramic Madonna decorates the Loggia, and you will find antique mirrors, chandeliers and many frescoes throughout the villa.

Villa le Rose comfortably accommodates 15 guests in its exquisitely furnished guestrooms, each with its own ensuite deluxe bathroom complete of all modern amenities; the villa may actually host up to a maximum of 19 guests and 2 infants, if sofa beds, cots are used and roll away beds (4) are used. The villa’s lovely bedrooms is comprised of 5 suites, 1 on the ground floor the others on first floor, as well as 1 standard double room and a triple room.

The 5 bedroom suites all have king size beds and one of the suites has a queen size sofa bed as well, which may accommodate 2 additional persons; the other four suites can host one extra roll away bed each (available on request at extra cost) for an additional guest/child. There are also 2 cots available for small children. The cozy triple room with three oversized single beds, is ideal for teens and/or children. All bedrooms are charming, unique, furnished with Empire style furniture, with frescoes and luscious textiles.

The entertaining areas are truly stunning, with a marvelously frescoed ballroom (a superb space for memorable parties!) enhanced by a grand Steinway piano, an elegant dining room, charming study/TV viewing sitting room and a lovely library. The villa’s country-style kitchen is magnificent. Spacious and fully equipped, with a large fireplace perfect for grilling, it is the ideal room for family meals, relaxing breakfasts, informal get-togethers and… experimenting local recipes!

Villa Le Rose offers its guests a refined, special ambiance and many exciting daily activities close by. Enjoy the estate’s stunning grounds, indulge in local delicacies and savor Chianti’s most celebrated premium wines. Or visit Florence, admire its world-famous masterpieces, and dine or shop to your heart’s content! Explore the neighboring wineries, charming villages and ancient picturesque towns, discovering the area’s rich century-old heritage.

A unique, gorgeous retreat, perfect for unforgettable family reunions, destination weddings or groups of fun-loving friends… Stylish and authentic, Villa Le Rose offers a one-of-a-kind lifestyle experience: a taste of genuine Tuscan noble grandeur and elegance.

  • 24 hectares of grounds 
  • Swimming pool, with fence and gate 
  • Automatic gate 
  • Outdoor automatic lighting 
  • WIFI 
  • Air conditioning in bedrooms 
  • Satellite TV 
  • DVD player 
  • Safe in all bedrooms 
  • 3 fireplaces
  • Parking for up to 50 cars
  • 5 double bedroom suites, all with king size beds and ensuite bathroom (1 with additional sofa bed, 4 with space for 1 roll away bed in each). 
  • 1 triple bedroom (3 oversized single beds), with ensuite bathroom 
  • 1 standard double room, with ensuite bathroom (all bedrooms have spacious, double-sink, ensuite bathrooms) 
  • 1 grand ballroom, with Steinway piano 1 living room, with fireplace 
  • 1 dining room 
  • 1 large country-style kitchen, with fireplace 
  • 1 TV viewing/sitting room, with fireplace 
  • 1 guest bathroom (ground floor) 
  • 1 guest or staff bathroom (ground floor next to kitchen)
  • Amenities: Salvatore Ferragamo
  • Housekeeper and butler 6 hrs/day each and chef with server for one meal per day. Additional maids available at a fee.

Useful information and distances

  • The closest town is Florence  (Galluzzo) all necessary shops and basic facilities, Transfer time: 5 minutes 
  • Florence city center Transfer time: 15 minutes by car 
  • The closest airport is Florence Airport, Transfer time: 30 minutes by car  

Main places of interest and distances

  • Greve in Chianti, Transfer time: 35 minutes by car 
  • San Gimignano, Transfer time: 45 minutes by car 
  • Siena, Transfer time: 50 minutes / 1 hour by car Lucca, Transfer time: 1 hour by car 
  •  Pisa, Transfer time:1 hour and 10 minutes 
  • Montalcino, Transfer time: 1 hour and 30 min by car 
  • The closest golf course is Ugolino golf, Transfer time: 22 minutes by car 
  • The closest tennis courts are in Scandicci, Transfer time: 10 minutes by car 
  • The closest horseback riding facilities are in Scandicci, Transfer time: 15 minutes by car 
  • The closest Spa is in Montecatini Terme, Transfer time: 35 minutes by car
  • Bedrooms 7
  • Sleeps 15 + 2
  • Bathrooms 9
  • Weekly rate upon request  

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