The house belonged to families of the Florentine Strozzi and Cavalcanti in 16th century. It was restored preserving the structure from the Renaissance, adding contemporary comfort Such as private bathrooms and the Interiors decorating with antique and contemporary furniture. It was published twice on the architecture and lifestyle magazine 'Ville & Casali'. A large family can be together in the main house, where friends can enjoy the privacy of a fully equipped, separate pavilion. High class dinners are hosted in the main dining room. The large kitchen is a cozy place to cook and have informal meals: a special fireplace is built into the kitchen to cook 'Florentine' steaks and barbecue. Provided for Pergolas cool shelter in the day, a fresh breeze at sunset delights the outdoor table, sitting up to 18. The pool is Surrounded by olive trees, lavender and roses: a corner of heaven to relax after a day of sightseeing and shopping. The barnyard is a playground or a dance floor for private
Sightseeing & Art - Contemporary art lovers can enjoy private views at some of the best Land's art collections in the region. Art exhibitions, music festivals, sagas and culinary events in Tuscany can be Followed with privileged access and guided tours. Altipertoli is Ideally located close to Florence, Within one hour from Siena, Pisa, Lucca: it is a perfect base to explore the heritage and the contemporary art sites of Tuscany.
Wine & Cuisine - Special programs are arranged by the owner for guests who are keen to taste and learn the secrets of Tuscan cuisine and wine making. World famous Vineyards and Cellars are nearby, as well as cheese and ham producers. In partnership with a selection of restaurants in the area we organize discovery circuits to explore the different facets of the culinary tradition of the region.
Fashion, Crafts & Antiques Shopping - The area is a shoppers' paradise. You will be directed to shop for fashion accessories and luxury in downtown Florence or in the outlets of Valdarno, where all the Italian and French luxury brands can be Purchased at discount prices. If you are passionate by art or antiques you can choose from world-class contemporary art galleries and top antique dealers in Florence and Lucca, now you can stroll through the streets of Arezzo for the Antique Market ounces a month. The choice is endless and we are happy to help our guests to find what suits Their Interests or to discover new jewels. At sunset, the garden of Altipertoli is a true corner of heaven where a glass of wine precious concludes a day of discovery.