Pistoia/Florence/Lucca — Lucca and Surroundings
Airy, stylish and perfect-for-families! This elegant countryside villa is an enchanting harmonious blend of Tuscan charm and Provence-style design. Completely restored in 2006 by its new owner (a business man with a beautiful four-children family) with the help of the virtuoso local architect Bonan, Villa Montalbano is today a lovely example of a traditional up-to-date Tuscan country mansion.
Nestled between Michelangelo’s Florence and Leonardo da Vinci’s home town, in the surroundings of Montalbano, it is located at a brief scenic drive from some of Tuscany's most interesting sites, amongst which exquisite art-filled Pistoia, charming Lucca, the natural springs of Grotta Giusti and Montecatini Terme's elegant Spas.
Featuring traditional wooden beam ceilings and authentic cotto pavements enhanced by a palette of provential colours and contemporary design the house oozes happiness, and one can really see families spending a great time here... ratings of this property are some of the highest in our collection!
Villa Montalbano is an elegant countryside villa completely restored with talent and attention to detail by the virtuoso local architect Bonan. A lovely example of a traditional up-to-date Tuscan country mansion it is an enchanting harmonious blend of Tuscan charm and Provence-style design.
Airy, stylish and perfect-for-families (the owners have four beautiful children) it rises in a singular position, right in between Michelangelo’s Florence and Leonardo da Vinci’s home town, and at a brief scenic drive from some of Tuscany's most interesting sites, amongst which exquisite art-filled Pistoia, charming Lucca, the natural springs of Grotta Giusti and the wprld-celebrated elegant Spas of Montecatini Terme.
The carefully studied layout of the villa makes it extremely comfortable and livable. All common living areas - a formal living room, two cozy sitting rooms, a dining room, the kitchen and a covered patio - are on the ground floor, while all the bedrooms, apart from a small bedroom with ensuite bathroom convenient for staff and/or suitable for guests with physical challenges of any sort, are on the upper floor.
Filled with light and surrounded by roses of different variety, olive trees and vineyards the property includes a lovely swimming pool which has been built behind a bush and at a distance from the façade of the villa to ensure small children's safety. The pool itself is a wonder: heated up to 34C during the hottest months, it is immersed in the park and surrounded by green-silver olive trees...just like in Bertolucci’s movie ‘Stealing Beauty”!
This unique family-friendly estate simply oozes happiness, its peaceful soothing atmosphere makes it a favourite of Yoga enthusiasts and ratings of this property are among the highest in our collection!
The estate is 20 meters and 66 feet above sea level, features a heated swimming pool, air conditioning in all bedrooms apart from the one on the ground floor. The villa offers 630 square meters and 6783 Sq.Ft of living space and 14 guests is the maximum number it can accommodate.
GROUND FLOOR: 1 Single service bedroom with private bathroom (Shower) of inferior quality • 2 Guest Bathrooms • 1 Laundry Room (guests allowed) • 2 Living Rooms • 1 Reading room with fireplace • 1 Dining room • 1 Kitchen with dining area • FIRST FLOOR: 1 Double bedroom with private bathroom (Shower) for 2 Guests • 1 Double bedroom that shares bathroom with adjacent twin (Shower) for 2 Guests • 1 Twin bedroom sharing bathroom with adjacent double (Shower) for 2 Guests • 1 Twin bedroom with private bathroom (Shower and Bath-tub) for 2 Guests • 1 Double bedroom with private bathroom (Shower) for 2 Guests • 1 Master Double Bedroom with en-suite bathroom (Shower and Bath-tub) for 2 Guests; 1 Studio room with 2 camping bed for babies sharing the bathroom with the master which can fit 2 children
Wi-Fi • AC in bedrooms • Alarm System (estate and villa) • Automatic gate with remote control • Home Cinema System (Projector) • DVD and library • Laundry room with washer and iron • Mosquito nets in all bedrooms • Heated Swimming Pool (12x6x2,5m) • SAT TV 400 channels (in living room) • State-ofthe-art Sound System • Dishwasher
Included Services: Professional check-in & check-out service; Remote Concierge & Emergency Service 24/7; Guest Travel Planning Service; Change of pool and bathroom towels half week (Wednesday) and change of bed linen (Saturday); General cleaning 24 hours per week from Monday to Saturday; Final cleaning • Included Staff: 1 Maid 24 hours per week • Utilities: Electricity (Air Conditioning), Gas (Heating), Water and Wi-Fi consumptions are included
An exquisite villa, immersed in Val d’Orcia’s unique landscape of softly rolling hills and verdant valleys. Boasting breathtaking views of the unblemished nature all around, Villa Privata is a serene, strikingly beautiful and wholly sustainable oasis, an icon of natural beauty and genuine Tuscan grace... the ideal home-away-from-home in every season for any kind of memorable countryside Tuscan vacation, be it a family reunion, a friends' get-together or a special celebration!
This property is unique: one of Italy’s finest country villas, this grand Tuscan home is set in the heart of the Chianti Aretino, that stretch of photo-friendly landscapes of orange, yellow and green hills between Siena and Arezzo, surrounded by thousands of acres of magnificent grapevines and crop fields, with manicured gardens all around.
A unique property: one of Italy’s finest country villas, it is a grand Tuscan home set in the heart of the Chianti Aretino, that stretch of photo-friendly landscapes of orange, yellow and green hills between Siena and Arezzo, surrounded by thousands of acres of magnificent grapevines and crop fields, with manicured gardens all around.
With its unique and luxurious mix of styles, which combines antique furniture with important pieces collected during the owner’s travels, Villa Rignana offers a brand new perspective on Tuscan living. Formerly an ancient monastery and restored to become a proper Tuscan dream, it features a splendid blend of contemporary design elements with an eco-friendly child-focused philosphy.
The property offers beautiful views of the Chianti countryside in a luxurious setting. With nine bedrooms and plenty of outdoor space, the villa is ideal for a family reunion, wedding or simply a relaxing getaway.
An elegant 18th century mansion nestled in an oustanding spot of the Versilia hillside, immersed in Italianate gardens and ancient olive groves, just minutes away from Forte dei Marmi's fashionable beach clubs and exquisite art-filled Pietrasanta.