External description:Villa da Vinci is located in the hillside of Vinci, the birthplace of the famous Leonardo, in the Florence countryside. Completely renovated and recently placed on the market, the villa is located in a very quiet area with a private entrance and ample outside parking. The property also has a lovely private garden with lawn, equipped with several outdoor facilities, such as Jacuzzi hot tub (with sunbeds), gazebo, dining table (with chairs) and barbecue.
Internal description:The villa can accommodate up to 7 guests, is situated on 2 floors with 3 bedrooms (of which two are doubles and one is a twin) and 2 bathrooms.
Ground Floor: The ground floor consists of a spacious living area with parquet , furnished with comfortable sofa, TV, fireplace, wooden dining table for 6 people and small bookshelves.Then you will find a large rustically furnished kitchen with breakfast table, fully equipped (with oven, refrigerator with freezer, dishwasher, electric kettle, etc...) and a laundry room. Both the living area and the kitchen have direct access to the garden.
First Floor: On the first floor you will find two bathrooms with shower and the sleeping area, consisting of two double bedrooms (of which one also has a single sofa bed) and a single bedroom (with 2 twin beds). Free Wi-Fi throughout the villa and garden. All rooms are also equipped with mosquito nets.
Our opinion:Villa da Vinci is the ideal accommodation for families or friends wishing to spend a relaxing holiday, immersed in the beauty of the Tuscan countryside, in a central location (on the hills of the medieval village of Vinci and a few kilometers from Florence and San Gimignano).The kitchen is well equipped; the rooms are spacious and provided with mosquito nets. There is no swimming pool but, on the other hand, the villa has several outdoor facilities, from the Jacuzzi hot tub to the gazebo and barbecue. The villa is not completely independent but privacy is guaranteed.
Please note that the road to reach the villa is unpaved and challenging in some points. Drive slowly and avoid low or sports cars.
This property can only be booked week for week (except in low and mid season when the minimum stay is 3 nights).
Pricing Information:Included in the price: Utilities (water, gas and electricity), house, garden, and hot tub maintenance.Not included in the price: Final cleaning (150.00€).
Security Deposit: Customers are required to pay 500.00€ in cash upon arrival as a security deposit, which will be returned at the end of the stay upon damage inspection.
This apartment for rent is not a hotel, agritourism, B&B or similar, and therefore by law, extra services similar to those you may find in these types of accommodations, such as a reception, concierge or security, receiving mail, provision of meals and drinks, cleaning and change of linen during your stay, and amenity kits with soaps etc. are strictly prohibited.
APE energy certification level: G 132.5 kWh/m2 per year
Parking:Large outdoor parking place
Destinations:Villa da Vinci is located on the hills of Vinci, the birthplace of Leonardo, the famous Italian painter, engineer and scientist. In the heart of the Tuscan countryside, Vinci provides an excellent location to visit not only the wonderful city of Florence, but also other beautiful Tuscan cities such as Siena, Lucca and Pisa.There are also some ancient Tuscan villages, little pearls of the surrounding area, easily accessible by car such as: - San Miniato, historic Napoleone Bonaparte's destination during his Italian Campaign, renowned for its white truffles;- Certaldo Alta, a medieval village where the Italian writer and poet Giovanni Boccaccio lived; - San Gimignano is set on a hill and is characterized by its beautiful towers and for Vernaccia (famous Tuscan white wine, the first Italian wine to receive the mark of DOC, Controlled Designation of Origin, in 1966).
For sport lovers, there are different alternatives. A few kilometers away from the villa, in fact, are available tennis courts, golf courses and riding stables. Moreover, the surrounding area is ideal for trekking and biking trails.
Main distances:Vinci (6 km), San Miniato (11 km), Certaldo Alta (28 km), Florence (39 km), San Gimignano (40 km), Lucca (54 km), Pisa (56 km), Siena (87 km).
More facilities: Jacuzzi hot tub Private garden Internet Wi-Fi Washing machine Dishwasher Gazebo Outdoor table with chairs Barbecue Mosquito nets Television Oven Freezer Refrigerator Fireplace