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Terracotta floor in your bedrooms..
Original wrought iron beds with good mattresses, 100x220 cm long pp, and in one bedroom a kingsize bed of 200x210 cm long
air conditioning, insect screens and large glass doors to balcony. Tasteful bedroom wall colors.
For babies a free cot,baby linen and high chair is available on request....moreless
2 luxurious bathrooms, shower, toilet / bidet. Siena marble and walnut. Bathroom towels are included....moreless
Comfortable living room with open kitchen, large window doors overlooking the countryside, antique terracotta floor, sitting area for 6 (with a sofa bed for 2 persons) , satellite TV, DVD player (choose from our DVD library with 130 movies) / radio. All windows have insectscreens. We are a WiFi hotspot for your laptop (no charge)
Kitchen is very complete with a.o. oven,microwave, dishwasher, coffee maker, toaster etc.
For washing and drying there is a central laundryroom nearby (no charges) Drying rack in your apartment.
Your own BBQ on the terrace.
The swimmingpool is 14x6 meters and 150 cm deep. This includes a separated children's section which is only 50 cm deep. You share the pool with the two other Atelier apartments. There are plenty of loungers and parasols on the pool-terrace....moreless
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This spacious and comfortable apartment with the name: Atelier 1 is situated in one of the finest estates (10 acres) surrounded by vineyards and olive groves in the Chianti Classico near Florence (20 km). Also very nice for a holiday with children. From 1989 to 2000 the estate was owned by the internationally renowned painter Karel Appel (COBRA) who lived and worked here during the summer months.
On the grounds you find the Renaissance Villa Licia , a historic chapel from 1647, several classical gardens with many terracotta and marble sculptures and fountains. There is a large Giardino Segreto with a Tuscan temple.
3 swimming pools and 2 small play areas for children. Please look for more information and many more photos of the estate and gardens on our comprehensive website www. villalicia. com.
In the former Atelier (studio) of Karel Appel, 3 luxury apartments were created entirely in Tuscan style using original Tuscan materials and traditional colors. There are 3 apartments: Atelier 1 (120 m2 for 2-6 persons with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms,( featured here in this site). Atelier 3 (90 m2 for 2-6 persons) which has also 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms) and Atelier 2 (70m2 for 2-4 persons with one bedroom and one bathroom)
For availability and prices of Atelier 2 and 3 ,we refer to our website www.villalicia.com
The pool in the garden of the Ateliers is exclusive for Atelier guests and also has a special shallow children's section (50 cm deep). The poolterrace has plenty of lounge chairs. All Atelier apartments have air conditioned bedrooms and you find traditional wrought iron beds and insect screens for the windows.
Excellent kitchen and comfortable living room with sofa bed for 2 persons.
Free WiFi for your laptop.
Each Atelier has a large terrace with dining table and your own BBQ
Parking is in a fenced area.
You find the estate 20 minutes drive south of Florence center (and airport), 1 hour drive to Siena and Lucca and 1.5 hours to Pisa ( and airport)