The Leopoldina is a classic example of rural architecture made the agrarian reform of the Grand Duke of Tuscany, Leopold II and was restored in full respect of the original but with the utmost care in the selection of materials and colors.
The Leopoldina is located near the village of San Donato in Collina, only 14 km from Florence, and is well connected to the places of art and of major interest in Tuscany. Surrounded by olive groves and vineyards, this is the ideal destination for a relaxing and cultural. The villa is fully functional with environmentally sustainable energy sources, as solar cells for electricity and geothermic system for heating and cooling air.
Upon request and for an extra price, there is the "House Fitness" with a Jacuzzi, sauna, gym machines and bar, which is located half way between La Leopoldina and Villa Il Forte (a second property). The use of "House Fitness" will be exclusive for clients that will book before. Despite the two properties may be nearby, the orientation of the pools, and outside areas guarantee complete privacy and guarantee total exclusivity of the structures.
ACCOMMODATION: The Leopoldina can comfortably accommodate 15 people (11 in the main villa and 4 in the annex), in an environment of luxury and equipped with all comforts. Services available: air cooling, heating, fireplace, satellite TV, Wi-Fi, washing machine, dryer, cot (on request), barbecue, private pool, parking. The professional kitchen is fully equipped with dishwasher, oven, hob, double sink, large fridge, coffee machine and much more.
The villa is equipped for people with disabilities. They have their own room (or bedroom with 2 single beds) with private bathroom on the ground floor and a single room next door for a possible assistant with bathroom (no shower).
L 'entrance to the villa by a large living room with fireplace and dining area of 67 m2 occupying the entire south facade of the villa and opens onto a lovely terrace overlooking the valley. Next to the professional kitchen is the breakfast room. For an evening of tasting it comes down in a room of the cellar (carnotzet) with the old bread oven.
On the first floor there are four spacious bedrooms, 2 double bedrooms (king size) and 2 double rooms (beds 100 cm), each with its own bathroom.
To relax, read a book, listen to music or play, there is the ancient dovecote, which offers a stunning 360-degree views of the surrounding countryside.
Finally close to the villa is the dependence of about 80 m2 with kitchen, living area with fireplace and two double bedrooms (one double bedroom (king size) and 1 double room (bed 100 cm)) with private bathroom (ensuite one with shower / Jacuzzi and one with bath). The outbuilding is rentable only together with the villa to ensure complete privacy.
GARDEN AND POOL: The villa is surrounded by a large landscaped garden with flowers and olive trees. A large covered terrace is organized to accommodate your dining table and chairs and barbecue.
The pool area (6 x 12 meters deep from 1,20 to 2,80 meters) with parasols and deck chairs to relax and enjoy the Tuscan sun. For greater safety for children, the pool is completely fenced with a wooden fence and an entrance gate.
Note: the pool can be heated with geothermal energy. This system can increase the temperature by 5 degrees Celsius. The pool is for the exclusive use of guests and is open from April to October. It also features a dressing room / closet of 15 square meters and full bathroom with shower.