PEACEFUL LOCATION, JUST BY A NATIONAL PARK, SURROUNDED BY OLIVES & VINES, ONLY 35 KM FROM FLORENCE

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Sleeps12
Bedrooms 6
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 0 - 7 nights
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PEACEFUL LOCATION, JUST BY A NATIONAL PARK, SURROUNDED BY OLIVES & VINES, ONLY 35 KM FROM FLORENCE

Londa Farmhouse Rental Photos and Description

Sleeps 12 P., 6 bedrooms renovated farmhouse from the 1600's, with private pool. Situated on a hilltop, 3,5 km from Londa; with original stone floors and ceiling with wooden beams. Arranged on two levels for a total of 250 m2, with very big garden (700 m2) supplied with BBQ, swing and outside furniture. Surrounded by vineyards and olives groves where we produce our organic wine and olive oil. Only 35 km from the centre of Florence.

Valpiana, the largest house of our estate, was originally a farmhouse and it dates back to 1645. It has been recently renovated (2007) keeping its original structure. It lies on a plateau at 470 mt of altitude and is surrounded by a vineyard and olive grooves, enjoying stunning views on each side, in a very unspoiled environment. On the ground floor is the hall with its original stone floor, the kitchen with wood oven, the big living room with its spectacular, huge, fire place and the large dining room. Upstairs are all the bedrooms, very spacious and lightful and the two bathrooms, modern and functional. All the rooms have their original wooden ceilings while the floors have partly been renovated, using the original material, Terracotta. Three of them have double beds, one has 1 single bed and 2 have 2 single beds. The house is surrounded by the very big and well cared, fenced garden provided with outside furniture, barbecue, swing and the private pool (7 mt of diameter).

Suitability:
  • Pets
  • pets considered
  • children welcome

Tommaso & Nanette

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Valpiana is a typical very spacious Tuscan farmhouse on two floors. From the large entrance hall still boasting the original stone floor, you enter the kitchen , the sitting room and the dining room. A stone staircase leads upstairs to a beautiful airy room which gives access to the six bedrooms and the bathrooms. The private well mantained garden offers a parking space for at least two cars.

The pool is open from half May, until third week of September.

Further Details:

Londa, the nearest village has everything you need for daily life: a very good butcher for meat to barbecue, 3 small supermarkets, a bank, a post office, a pharmacy, a baker's, a greengrocer's , 3 restaurants and other retail shops. People are everywhere very friendly and welcoming. Barberino di Mugello race course is just 30 km away. The part of the Tuscany where Valpiana is situated, is famous for its Etruscan settlements and for its historical medieval towns and castles. There is always something interesting to see.

Things to do with children: 1) Visit Poppi's mediaeval castle ore zoo in the Casentino, eat in the restaurant in front of the castle. 2) go grocery shopping at" Il Forteto " between Dicomano and Vicchio if you want to taste the genuine food of the area like local cheeses, bread and meat. Let the children play in there playground and visit Forteto cow stables 3)Order a take-away pizza at Pizzeria Fischio in Londa or at resdtaurant Il Colonnello (1 km far) and eat in Valpiana lovely garden

4) Go fishing in Londa pretty lake an let the children play in the river before the lake. The river is very clean and picturesque.

5) take them to Florence by train from the nearest station Contea, an exciting not expensive experience (35 mins to Florence center.) Visit 'La Specola' in Florence, children love it and after that walk to the best icecream place near by ponte alle Grazzia njam njam.

What adults like to do: Lie in the sun in the sunny garden, by the pool. Barbecue and cook with the herbs from the herb garden. Drive to the nearest designers' outlets (famous Italian brands). Visit cities like Florence, Arezzo, Pisa, Lucca, Siena and San Giminiano and spend a day on the beach at Forte dei Marmi. Visiting an old monastery, an Italian opera, go to a Fiorentino football match, watch a motor race at the famous circuit from Barberino.

Nature Walking, Jogging & adventourous bike rides. Visit a Museum, local markets and use the fireplace, do WINE TASTINGS

Booking Notes:

We are flexible in the middle or lower season, than it is often possible to book also from other days of the week.

In high season we rent in general from Saturday to Saturday.

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 6
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 0 - 7 nights
Contact the owner directly to confirm reservation details and pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer), to protect your payment up to $1,000.
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Availability & Rates

Londa Farmhouse Rental Rates

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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Minimum Stay
 
Prices
Apr 19 2014 - Apr 26 2014
€990
7 nights
 
 
Prices
Apr 26 2014 - Jun 28 2014
€950
7 nights
 
 
Prices
Jun 28 2014 - Aug 30 2014
€1,690
7 nights
 
 
Prices
Aug 30 2014 - Sep 27 2014
€990
7 nights
 
 
Prices
Sep 27 2014 - Dec 13 2014
€990
7 nights
 
 
Prices
Dec 13 2014 - Jan 10 2015
€1,690
7 nights
 
 
Prices
Jan 10 2015 - Apr 4 2015
€890
7 nights
 
 
Prices
Apr 4 2015 - Apr 11 2015
€1,390
7 nights
 
 
Prices
Apr 11 2015 - Jun 27 2015
€1,050
7 nights
 
 
Prices
Jun 27 2015 - Aug 31 2015
€1,690
7 nights
 
 
Prices
Aug 29 2015 - Sep 26 2015
€1,050
7 nights
 
 
Prices
Sep 26 2015 - Dec 19 2015
€990
7 nights
 
 
Prices
Dec 19 2015 - Jan 2 2016
€1,690
7 nights
 
 
Prices
Jan 2 2016 - Mar 26 2016
€990
 

Notes

  • Prices include: bed linen, shower towel set, gas to cook, water and final cleaning. Electricity, tourist tax (and fire wood) are not included.
    Deposit: at arrival is requested a deposit of 350 Euro

    Discounts: 5% discount is applied on weekly rates for early bookings
    (six months ahead of time).
    An additional 5% is applied on the second week, 10% on the third week and 20% for a month.

    In consultation a small group or a couple can have discount (in low and middle season)

Amenities

Londa Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

General:
  • Heating
Kitchen:
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Freezer
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Washing Machine
  • Iron & Board
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1: 1 double bed. Bedroom 2: 1 double bed, 1 single bed, 1 toddler bed Bedroom 3: 1 double bed. Bedroom 4: 2 single beds Bedroom 5: 2 single beds (can be connected into 1 double bed) bedroom 6: 1 single bed
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Internet Access:
  • Internet
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Parking
  • Lawn / Garden
Swimming Pools:
  • Private Pool
Suitability:
  • Pets
  • pets considered
  • children welcome

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