Vacation villa in Empoli countryside, just a few kilometers from Florence, near Vinci. Sleeps 10, wide garden, swimming pool, air conditioning, Internet connection. Possibility of organizing dinners with dishes of the traditional Tuscan cuisine.
The villa is located at an altitude of about 100 meters on the hills that surround Vinci, the town in the province of Florence that gave birth to Leonardo.
The area around Vinci is rich in elegant villas that the most important Florentine aristocratic families built over the centuries. The most famous is certainly the Medicean villa in Poggio a Caiano, halfway between Leonardo's hometown and Florence.
A stay at the villa is also an excellent occasion for visiting the capital of Tuscany and its celebrated monuments and for tasting the dishes of the traditional Tuscan cuisine.
The villa stands at the center of a large farming estate and has a wide fully fenced private garden in which lies the swimming pool (11x6 m; depth: 1.40 m), which is exclusively reserved to guests.
A wide terrace with a veranda is furnished with table and chairs for dining in the open air.
Not only is the villa the ideal solution for those who want to relax in the peaceful Tuscan countryside; thanks to its strategic position in the heart of Tuscany, it is also an excellent departure point for visiting Florence, Lucca, Pisa, Siena and many other tourist destination in the region.
The villa is a two-story building consisting of kitchen, dining room, two living rooms (one with a fireplace and one with a billiard table), laundry room, five double bedrooms with private bathroom and a half bathroom.
Facilities and Services
The villa is equipped with barbecue, fireplace, billiard table, DVD player, stereo system, oven, microwave oven, wood-burning oven, freezer, American-style coffee machine and private car parking place.
A domestic help is available upon request.
Dinners with dishes of the traditional Tuscan cuisine are organized upon request.