Villa Treggiaia is situated in the hills of the Chianti Classico region surrounded by 4,000 sqm of olive trees. The villa dates back to the 14th century and has been recently renovated. The villa is situated in the tiny and characteristic village of La Romola (316m) in the famous Chianti hills, about 10 km south west of Florence (bus stop at ca. 150m).
Villa Treggiaia sleeps up to 12 people, offers parking space in the courtyard as well as access to internet.
The panoramic pool (open from June to September) is situated in the garden and offers a stunning view over the Chianti hills.
All arriving guests are welcomed personally by Maria Grazia, the owner. Living in an apartment on the opposite side of the villa, she is always available for any of her guests’ requirements.
The living area if the villa (300 sqm) includes the ground floor, first floor and a characteristic tower.
The panoramic pool a few metres from the villa opens from June to September, embedded in an olive grove, offering shadowy space under the trees and the pergola as well as garden furniture.
GROUND FLOOR: Outside a front yard with dining table for up to 12 people under a pergola a barbecue, inside a living room, double room, spacious kitchen with fire place, dining table for up to 12 people (oven, electric grill, microwave, dishwasher, fridge-freezer), 1 bathroom with tub, one guests’ bathroom with shower.
FIRST FLOOR: Living room with characteristic coloured glass window facing the villa’s inner courtyard, spacious kitchen with dining table for up to 12 people (oven, dishwasher, fridge-freezer) and panoramic balcony, double room, bedroom with three separate beds, bedroom with two separate beds, 1 bathroom with tub, 1 bathroom with shower.
TOWER: On three different mini floors are available a double room, a kitchenette (oven, dishwasher, fridge-freezer), 1 bathroom with shower as well as a small room with a single bed and a panoramic roof terrace.
The village of La Romola in ancient times was a hamlet where important Florentine families built their summer residences. Today there are a post office, a grocery store and two of the typical local coffee bars.
La Romola belongs to the community of San Casciano in Val di Pesa (8km). Here you will find the supermarket. The historical centre of San Casciano offers a pedestrian area with stores, bars, wineries and small restaurants - don’t miss the weekly market on Monday mornings.
The natural park of Poggio Valicaia is only 2km away, an ideal space for walkers, mountain-bikers and runners.
The region is world famous for its wine production, but also for its extra virgin olive oil, arts and craft.
Enjoy the specialties of the typical Tuscan Florentine cuisine in the local restaurants. Many cellars offer wine tastings.
Villa Treggiaia is the ideal starting point for the most popular destinations in the region: Florence is just 10km away and can be reached by bus in ca. 40 minutes (bus stop at ca. 150m.
DAILY EXCURSIONS BY CAR
• CHIANTI CLASSICO: Greve in Chianti (ca. 25km), Castellina in Chianti (ca. 34km), Impruneta with its famous traditional Florentine terracotta production (ca. 13km), Montelupo Fiorentino with its arts ceramic production (ca. 14km);
• CITIES OF ART: Vinci (ca. 34km), San Gimignano (ca. 40km), Siena (ca. 60km), Volterra (ca. 65km), Pisa (ca. 70km), Livorno (ca. 80km), beaches at the Thyrrhenian Sea (ca. 70km), Arezzo (ca. 80km), Lucca (ca. 85km).
EXCURSIONS BY BIKE
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