Villa Simonetta was built in 1800 and has been just recently very tastefully restored by its owners. From the classic detailed exteriors to the romantic elegant interiors, Villa Simonetta exudes comfort and sophistication. From here you can reach Florence by bus (bus stop few hundred yards from the villa), or by train, Calenzano train station, 2.5 kilometres from the villa, is very well connected with Florence. This two-story villa boasts spacious, light-filled rooms, many original details, including beautiful antiques, hardwood floors, high ceilings, and an open-well central staircase. The private swimming pool is set in the villa lush enclosed garden, ideal antidote against the summer heat.
Every elegant room of Villa Simonetta has an individual character and charm. The chic open living room features, besides two fireplaces, several tastefully upholstered sofas for relaxing, reading, watching TV, or holding a pleasant conversation among friends. An adjacent space provides a generous dining table that comfortably sits up to 10 people. In these east-facing rooms, the morning sun is dominant thanks to four large windows that let the natural light in. A separate reading room with a TV, a fully equipped kitchen and a guest bathroom complete this floor. The lower level features an additional equipped kitchen room dedicated to host cooking classes of all levels mastered by our Chef. A separate laundry is equipped with washing dryer machine.
The portico hosts a dining table for friends and family to gather for breakfast or for meals alfresco and it shades the seating area from the hot Tuscan sun. A comfortable lounge area is set among 4 000 square metres of private park, surrounded by a privacy fence of shrubbery, perfect for shaded relaxing time or for sipping a glass of bubbly prosecco wine. Another lounge area is available near the private swimming pool and it sets the tone for relaxing and sunbathing in style. An outdoor Jacuzzi hot tub with hydrotherapy allows guests to enjoy the garden in every month of the year.
You will be totally enchanted by Villa Simonetta, not only for its elegant style and easy comfort, but also for its location - perfect for day trips! The villa is a 20-minute drive from Florence airport and close to the most sought-after destinations in Tuscany, approximately one hour each from Lucca, Forte dei Marmi, Pisa, Siena and the Chianti area. A few shops, restaurants, and emergency services are within walking distance from the villa. Besides many local activities you can book with our dedicated concierge, tennis courts are in the nearest surrounding of the villa (reservation requested) and three golf courses are located between 15 and 35 kilometre distance.
This property has 5 bedrooms and sleeps 10 people
|Suite 1 (Ground Floor)||1 Queen||2|
|Suite 2 (1st Floor)||1 Queen||2|
|Suite 3 (1st Floor)||1 Queen||2||Bathroom shared with suite 4.|
|Suite 4 (1st Floor)||1 King||2||Bathroom shared with suite 3.|
|Suite 5 (1st Floor)||2 Single/Twin||2|
This property has 4 bathrooms
|Bathroom 1 (Ground Floor)||full||Toilet, Shower|
|Bathroom 2 (1st Floor)||full||Toilet, Tub, Shower|
|Bathroom 3 (1st Floor)||full||Toilet, Shower, Whirlpool/Hot tub|
|Bathroom 4 (1st Floor)||full||Toilet, Shower|
|Activities||WalkingGolfSwimmingEco TourismBird Watching|
|Nearby Facilities, Attractions, and Services||Scenic Drives|
|Kitchen||Fully Equipped KitchenMicrowaveStove Top BurnersOvenWashing MachineRefrigeratorCooking UtensilsToaster|
|Entertainment||TelevisionDVD PlayerSatellite Or CableCD PlayerIPod Dock|
|General||FireplaceAir ConditioningPoolHot TubWifiGolf|
Electricity, air conditioning, gas, water and final cleaning.
Wireless internet access.
Garden and pool maintenance.
Crib and highchair (on request).
EXTRA COST (advanced notice may be required)
Heating (usage based on metre reading).
Housekeeping services (€20 per hour per staff member).
Laundry and ironing services (€20 per hour).
Change of bed linens (€150 per five bedroom change).
Cook sevrices (price ad hoc).
|Rate Category||Period||Rates||Minimum Stay|
€7,000 per Week
€5,502 per Week
€4,998 per Week
|Christmas And New Years||
€7,000 per Week
The following fees will be added to your booking.
Check-in between 4 PM and 7 PM, check-out by 10 AM.
All extra services must be paid locally, prior to departure, unless otherwise arranged.
Property Availability (Next 12 Months)
Please contact the owner directly to confirm availability for your travel dates.
Location Type: Town
Florence is the capital of Tuscany and, for its architectural splendor, one of the most beautiful cities of the world, obligatory destination for tourists worldwide. Florence, resting on the River Arno banks is the cradle of art, the mother of the Italian language and the home of opera, and is blessed with a spell-bounding atmosphere which has never failed to delight its visitors.
The bountiful Florence's province contains mainly the famous Chianti region. This verdant and fertile landscape is set between the Arno basin, south of Florence, and the province of Siena. The Chianti rolling hills have become a world icon of quality life, source of good food and excellent wine.