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Il Castelluccio - Charming Rooms in Medieval Castle - Florence

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front side: hot pools/Jacuzzi and Solarium

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  • Minimum stay:1-2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

The property was the subject of a careful and complex restoration carried out closely to the original plant and is placed on top of a rocky cliff overlooking the valley below, surrounded by a series of stone terraces, which together with the architectural design of the apartment re-propose the idea of a Medieval Castle (as was also at that time). The site is surrounded by a private park and fenced by oaks and cypresses that blends with applicants to green spaces. Here are two amazing swimming pools dug into the rock in front of the main entrance of the Castle ( south side ).Both pools are accessible and used free of charge during most of the year. Remain however seen as a scenic and image throughout the year, with LED night lighting and with the possibility of using the swimming pool heated all year round, This circular pool is equipped with whirlpool and a professional fountain for neck massage. Castelluccio has a large reception hall with sitting area and fireplace, three dining rooms and charming rooms, 'accompanied by furnishing consistent with the traditional colon style of the owners taste certainly creative and personal' ( source from 'the best Villas and Houses in Tuscany')..

The perfect place to spend a magical and unforgettable moments tasting Tuscan recipes, accompanied by the renowned red wines of this generous and hospitable land.

Castelluccio has Standard, Superior and Suite rooms with private bathroom equipped with all services and comforts (air conditioning with remote control, mini bar, colour TV with LCD digital terrestrial and predisposition Slot ' pay per view, hair dryer, Toilet Set with aromatic essences and perfumes). Guests are served with breakfast and dinner ( half board on demand ) allowing him to taste a kitchen in keeping with the culinary traditions of Tuscany revisiting traditional dishes and wide range of local and national wines..

The service is particularly accurate, coherent to the specific needs of the customer (with attention to the children’s diet) and consistently in line with the principles and basic criteria of the best traditional 'Slow Food' program (only express dishes of the best traditional Tuscan cuisine).

In an uncontaminated and exclusive oasis of absolute peace rediscovers the pleasures of relaxation, wellness, banquet and good food in a charming and picturesque setting of elegance and charm.

... but never forget that Castelluccio is also your home and you may even decide to live barefoot with absolute freedom and sense of enjoying all that it can offer because as the “Magnifico” said: ' Who wants to be happy be; there is no certainty of tomorrow. '.


For your family comfort:
Restaurant ( with family chief ) inside with typical Tuscany cuisine: complete meal at fixed price: €25 (with water and service included!). Children Menù: €15 or possibility to choose à la Carte. Romantic dinner in front of the pool with private table and service

And Remember:
Our Prices are with breakfast, towels, bed linen and final cleaning room - included!! There are not additional Costs!!

Location ( Mugello Valley – Tuscany – Fiorentine hills ):
Il Castelluccio is situated in a strategic geographical position, because it is only 2 km from the motorway A1 15 minutes from Florence. Within one hour maximum you can visit Siena, San Gimignano, Montalcino, Lucca, Pisa, and other famous Tuscan towns.

We are at the start of 'Mugello Valley' where born the ' Sieve ' river that runs to Florence to meet the 'Arno' River ( Mugello e Val di Sieve , Nord from Chianti). The Tuscany region is renowned for producing wine and oil. This is Mugello Valley, with the corn-fields, the yellow sunflowers, the high cypresses, the foggy mornings, the singing birds, the scent of the weather, the ancient colours, and with the unreal landscapes.

There is a place where you do not need words to be understood, comparisons to feel you are just fine, strong sensations to thrill with excitement. That place is the Tuscan countryside, and you are its guest. You will discover, on a farm, a vacation you have never tried before, one that will put you at ease at once: the vacation is Farmtourism and it transports you to a world you feel yours at last.

Nowhere else is nature like this! You can take a walk to that ancient village and discover its art, go for a ride on horseback, stop a moment with astonishment in a solitary parish church, enjoy a meal full of gaiety and good things. You can do all of these things or do nothing at all and just relax. This is Farmtourism in Tuscany: wherever you are, you fell at home. All this is farmtourism in Tuscany : wherever you are, you feel at home.

There is more than one Tuscany. You already know a Tuscany famous for its cities of art, its history, its famous men and their works. But, do you know its landscape and the honest hospitality of the Tuscan people in for a holiday? The Tuscan countryside is a very special natural environment where the age-long, human presence has shaped the outlines of the hills.

Solitary farm houses, medieval villages, rows of vines, olive trees, cypresses: this is Tuscan country. And thanks to Farmtourism you can enjoy it on a different kind of holiday. You can walk down dusty white farm paths, ride a mountain bike alongside vineyards and olive orchards or explore marked trails on horseback and discover the many facets of this Region while trying out its local products: the famous D.O.C. wines, the olive-oil, the meats, the cheeses....

With Farmtourism in Tuscany, you can take cooking lessons, pick up the basics of ceramics in an old kiln, visit the cellars along 'The wine route of Tuscany', discover Tuscan handicrafts, listen to a concert in an ancient parish church.....

With Farmtourism in Tuscany you will experience the emotions that come from a countryside and landscape unique in the world.


“ We hope you will come here and we sure you will come again! “



Keywords: Farmhouse, Castle, near Florence with pool, jacuzzi and restaurant

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Property Type

  • Farmhouse
  • 75 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Hotel
  • Hotel

Meals

  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Included In Price
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Car Available
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Children Welcome
  • Pets Considered

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 24, Beds for 16-24

Bathrooms: 7 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Medieval Atmosphere, Free Swimming Pool with Roman staircase and Jacuzzy bath tube, cooking lesson, horse riding, wine and oil tasting, typicals products, home made pasta, Tuscan plates, Slow Food Criteria inside our restaurant, excursions and Museums visits, water sports in Tuscan Lake ( Bilancino Lake ) nearby the property, relax and peacefull atmosphere, amazing view on Tuscany land. Trekking Tuscany Lake( at only 5 minutes ) with clean water, charming beaches, water sports as canoe, windsurf, water-bicycle, umbrellas and beds for bronzage Trekking and Horses, Hot-Tube - Jet-Whirlpool Teuco Top (3 places) Tipicals Tuscany Products (cheese, home-made pasta, beafsteck 'Fiorentina, ' honey, and red Tuscans wines Optimal start for your visits in Florence (15 minutes by car), Siena, San Gimignano, Pienza, Pisa, Lucca. Tuscan Restaurant Service exclusively for guests staying at the “Country Resort 'Il Castelluccio' (arranged by us): ...moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • VCR

Theme

  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa

Attractions

  • Arboretum
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • Massage Therapist

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Horseback Riding
  • Outlet Shopping
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hunting
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Parasailing
  • Rock Climbing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Half Board include Breakfast and dinner. Supplement for dinner is Euro 25 per adult per meal ( each meal consists of 4/5 courses with water and service included ). Children Menù is available....moreless

  • Dining Room
  • Seating for 40 people

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access:

    free WI-FI lap top available for our guests ( for free )...moreless

  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available:

    free WI-FI lap top available for our guests...moreless

  • Dialup Access:

    free WI-FI lap top available for our guests...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet:

    We provide a computer ( Lap Top ) for free...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Mobile Phone
  • Parking:

    free Parking in private area inside property...moreless

  • Telephone
  • Wireless Internet:

    free WI-FI lap top available for our guests...moreless

  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Catering Available
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Typical Tuscan restaurant inside the farm with the possibility of half-board (breakfast and dinner) or a la carte dinner (flexible decision)...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gazebo
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • Jetted Tub
 

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Medium Season
Mar 23 - Jun 21
2 night min stay
€110 €140
Fri, Sat
€830 €3,540
High Season
Jun 22 - Sep 13
2 night min stay
€140 €140
Fri, Sat
€980
Medium Season
Sep 14 - Nov 2
2 night min stay
€110 €140
Fri, Sat
€830 €3,540
Low season
Nov 3 - Dec 19
2 night min stay
€90 €140
Fri, Sat
€730
High season
Dec 20 - Jan 6
2 night min stay
€140 €140
Fri, Sat
€980
Low season
Feb 9 - Mar 22
2 night min stay
€90 €140
Fri, Sat
€730
My Standard Rate
1 night min stay
€90 €140
Fri, Sat
€730
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

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  • Taxes Not included

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Location

20 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Florence Airport ( FLO )
100 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Livorno
15 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Scarperia - Golf ' Poggio dei Medici '
15 Kilometres
Nearest Train
San Piero a Sieve
3 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
A1 - Autostrada del Sole ( Milano/Roma )
70 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Abetone
3 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Tuscan Lake ' Bilancino Lago di toscana '

Car: Recommended

This charming farmhouse is located in a strategic position just 20 minutes from Florence city and only 5 minutes from the main A1 (main link between northern and southern Italy).

The other Tuscan cities (Siena, Pisa, Lucca, San Gimignano, Chianti Area ...) and the coast of Tuscany (Livorno, Versilia, 5 Terre ...) are all easily accessible in just 1 hour.

A heaven of peace, nature and relief: outside of the boxed off and no parking area lies innumerable sensations of the countryside for which it is possible to reach close to the enchanting mountain fountain, hills above the village, forests of Oaks and Chestnut trees with the possibility of seeing rare wildlife and wild flower species (roe deers, buckskins, wild boars, foxes, hawks, herons and flamingos!)

La valle del Mugello then offers the chance to access museums that are curious and interesting

Just 2 Km away from Castelluccio there are the clean shores of Lake of Tuscany (the biggest artificial lake in 'Europe ).The lake offers various beaches equipped with bathing, boats, canoes and kayak for excursions (windsurf, sailing boats).

Finally Florence is a splendid city and only 20 minutes away!!!!!

Distances:

Florence: 20 minutes

Rome/Milan: 3 hours

Venice: 2 hours

Bologna: 40 minutes

Siena/Pisa/Lucca: within 1 Hour

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2000

About the owner: We are a Florentine young couple ( Veronica & Emanuele - 35 years old ) and we had a dream: An amazing farmhouse In Tuscany, at the thresholds of an ancient Medieval little Castle of authentic and rare beauty. Now our dream is reality for us and for all our guests !

Why the Owner Chose Other Florence Properties:
There is a place where you don't need words to be understood, comparisons to feel you're just fine, strong sensations to thrill with excitement. That place is the Tuscan countryside, and you are its guest. You will discover, on a farm, a vacation you have never tried before, one that will put you at ease at once: the vacation is Farmtourism and it transports you to a world you feel yours at last. Nowhere else is nature like this! You can take a walk to that ancient village and discover its art, go for a ride on horseback, stop a moment with astonishment in a solitary parish church, enjoy a meal full of gaiety and good things. You can do all of these things or do nothing at all and just relax. This is Farmtourism in Tuscany: wherever you are, you fell at home. All this is farmtourism in Tuscany : wherever you are, you feel at home.

The Unique Benefits at this Hotel:
There is more than one Tuscany. You already know a Tuscany famous for its cities of art, its history, its famous men and their works. But, do you know its landscape and the honest hospitality of the Tuscan people in for a holiday ? The Tuscan countryside is a very special natural environment where the age-long, human presence has shaped the outlines of the hills. Solitary farm houses, medieval villages, rows of vines, olive trees, cypresses: this is Tuscan country. And thanks to Farmtourism you can enjoy it on a different kind of holiday. You can walk down dusty white farm paths, ride a mountain bike alongside vinesyards and olive orchards or explore marked trails on horseback and discover the many facets of this Region while trying out its local products: the famous D.O.C. wines, the olive-oil, the meats, the cheeses.... With Farmtourism in Tuscany, you can take cooking lessons, pick up the basics of ceramics in an old kiln, visit the cellars along 'The wine route of Tuscany', discover Tuscan handicrafts, listen to a concert in an ancient parish church..... With Farmtourism in Tuscany you will experience the emotions that come from a countryside and landscape unique in the world.


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Speaks: english, french, spanish, italian

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Photos

  • front side: hot pools/Jacuzzi and Solarium

    front side: hot pools/Jacuzzi and Solarium

  • Medieval Castle: south side

    Medieval Castle: south side

  • Hot pool with professional Jacuzzi and bath-tube. Opened 24H !!

    Hot pool with professional Jacuzzi and bath-tube. Opened 24H !!

  • dinner room

    dinner room

  • Every evening the best of our special Tuscan recipies ( high quality )

    Every evening the best of our special Tuscan recipies ( high quality )

  • Our elegant "mise en place" for your Tuscan dinner

    Our elegant "mise en place" for your Tuscan dinner

  • Suite LUX " Paradiso di Dante "  with Jacuzzi Bath-tube

    Suite LUX " Paradiso di Dante " with Jacuzzi Bath-tube

  • Suite " Zeloni " with Italian Golden Jacuzzy located front the bed !

    Suite " Zeloni " with Italian Golden Jacuzzy located front the bed !

  • Medieval castle: solarium located front the entrance

    Medieval castle: solarium located front the entrance

  • Amazing Atmosphere in the evening time

    Amazing Atmosphere in the evening time

  • Romantique outside dinner

    Romantique outside dinner

  • dinner room

    dinner room

  • Top Jacuzzi bath-tube in Suite

    Top Jacuzzi bath-tube in Suite

  • Superior room " Terra di Toscana " with Cromotherapy digital LED System

    Superior room " Terra di Toscana " with Cromotherapy digital LED System

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  • Bedrooms
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Speaks: english, french, spanish, italian
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  • Calendar last updated 01/22/2014
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