This lovely old villa dating from 1850 is located a short distance outside the exciting and almost totally overlooked cultural town of Pistoia. Surrounding the villa is a large garden with oak trees and old Lebanese cedar trees. The rooms in this villa with their elegant furnishings are of a very high quality, those of at least a 4 star hotel, but at much lower prices.
The views from here are beautiful, the atmosphere relaxed and friendly. Guests are welcome to use the owners' book and record collection, and it is also possible to book dinner on site. The owner Fiorenza, a very capable chef will cook you a delicious 3-course dinner on site and you can relax in the beautiful dining room and have all the hard work done for you. The price for a 3 course meal is around €30 a head and the quality is very high. NB. It is not possible to dine here on a Sunday.
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In the garden, there is an assortment of garden furniture and a lovely swimming pool of 8 x 16 metres which is open between May and October. In the nearby woods you can go for walks or mountain bike rides if lying by the pool all day isn't your thing, or you simply need to burn off a few calories after a delicious dinner! The five bedrooms all have en suite bathroom, air conditioning and TV and are furnished elegantly with high class furnishings, both modern and antique. Cesare, the man of the house, is interested in both modern and classic art and his passion is evident throughout the house.
In fact, the villa is part of a large farm with 17 hectares land of which 7 are covered by vineyard and 10 by woods. Guests are welcome to buy the farm's produce including chianti and olive oil.