Situated in the open countryside just outside Florence, Villa i Cipressi is a cozy hideaway, completely and lovingly restored into a beautiful and comfortable holiday home featuring Tuscan antiques and ceramics. This lovely stone house is part of a large estate, which includes a 17th century villa. The property is ideal for families and couples who wish to visit Florence and the nearby Tuscan towns as well as relax in the beautiful countryside just outside the city center. Larger groups can also rent the nearby Villa Calcinaia (which sleeps 8).
A warm terra cotta tile floor, original exposed stonewalls and wooden beam ceilings invite you into Cipressi’s living room. The living room is adjacent to the fully equipped, spacious kitchen, perfect for relaxing with wine around its cozy fireplace. Or if you prefer, walk out of the kitchen and directly into Cipressi’s large and peaceful private garden. Surrounded by olive trees and equipped with a sun terrace with lounge furniture, the garden is ideal for barbecues. Upstairs you’ll find a beautiful queen bedroom and one king/twin bedroom (both rooms share a bathroom) with lovely features such as large, gorgeous arched windows opening onto the surrounding vineyards. Villa Cipressi offers the use of a shared swimming pool. Private parking and barbecue are provided.
Cottage i Cipressi, rests peacefully in an old Olive and Cypress grove nestled into the hills that overlook Florence. This stone farmhouse has been lovingly and elegantly restored with traditional taste and contemporary comfort. tuscan wooden beams.
There is a/c in each room and a fireplace at your disposal.
During the winter season the heating gas is on consume.
The wood for the fireplace is for free.
- Accommodates 4 Guests
- Air Conditioning
- Private parking
- Plasma Satellite TV
- Wi-Fi Internet
- Washing machine
- Indoor Fireplace
- The garden
- Olive grove
- Sun terrace
- Swimming Pool
Cottage I Cipressi, rests peacefully in an old Olive and Cypress grove nestled into the hills that overlook Florence. This stone farmhouse from 17th century has been lovingly and elegantly restored with traditional taste and contemporary comfort.
Tuscan wooden beam ceilings, terra-cotta floors, and antique furnishings compliment the history of the villa, while the luxurious linens, modern bathrooms, and air conditioning create a relaxing elegance in this tranquil country setting. Amenities also include satellite TV, unlimited free WI-FI (wireless) internet, and a beautiful swimming pool.
The villa is comprised of two floors. The upper floor has (two) bedrooms with a/c overlooking the beautiful Tuscan landscape and one full bathroom. The lower floor includes a large fully-equipped kitchen and a grand ‘stone walled’ living room with a very comfortable queen-size sofa bed and a/c too. The complete bath is directly off of the sitting room.
The rooms of the villa are very well proportioned and designed with taste and style by your host Paola. Paola and family live on the property.
As for your welcoming, English speaking hosts, you will not only have a Tuscan address, you will also have a very special ‘entrata’ into Tuscan life.
The family can help you with everything from planning your day trips, restaurant suggestions, golf or hunting excursions, cooking classes, wine tours, history and architecture lessons, basic Italian, and so much more.
Villa I Cipressi is 15 minutes from Florence, 25 minutes from Lucca or Pisa, and an easy drive to Chianti, Siena, or San Gimignano.
There is a NEW railway station too! It very easy to reach Firenze, Pisa, Siena, etc.
Villa I Cipressi is on the same property as our larger Villa Calcinaia. Please visit our other properties to see more about all of our vacation homes.
OTHER THINGS TO NOTE:
Peaceful stay after a long day trip, drinking a glass of wine arund the pool or under an olive tree overlooking Florence Duomo. All guest are welcome to use our infinity pool 12×6 , the garden of 20.000 sq meters with olive grove, bbq, 2 gazebos and a huge extra kitchen for cooking lessons or special tuscan dinner or lunch.
There is a very good restaurant ,EDY PIU’, in a walking distance as well as for a small grocery store too.The huge COOP supermarket and the railway and bus stations are only 1,700 mt far from the Villa.
We live on a top of a Hill overlooking FLORENCE.
I always recommend to rent a car to be more free to move about. I could also provide with a shuttle service with my personal taxi driver to drop and pick you up wherever you like. The distance from the Center of FLORENCE, the Duomo is only 10 km.