Ancient watchtower, dating back to the fifteenth century, then transformed into a farmhouse by the barons Silvatici, is located on the slopes of the Monti Pisani 3 km from the center of the beautiful medieval town of Vicopisano. It is said that this house Leonardo da Vinci, an admirer of Brunelleschi, has designed the impregnable fortress of Vicopisano in a framework that is exhibited in the Uffizi Gallery in Florence, a copy of which is visible in our suite.
POESIA BELVEDERE is located at a height of 180 m.s.l.m. and it surrounded by olive groves and woods (more than 170,000 square meters). The particular location where is protects it from harsh winters or very hot summers and is an ideal starting point for lovers of hiking and mountain biking. For horse lovers can participate in organized lovely horse riding in a nearby riding.
Not far from the confines of our property is only 10 'walk brings you to the beautiful church of San Jacopo, set in the valley of the same name. It was built in the Lombard period (VIII century) and was originally dedicated to St. Mamiliano, as yet the inscription inscribed on the main portal.
Also for walkers in 40 'you can rise to over 500 meters above sea level The visiting Verruca Fortress located on its namesake mountain and overlooks and dominates the Pisan plain and the river Arno. Its strategic location has always made a valuable support for the safety of Pisa, in the centuries engaged in bloody struggles against the Florentines: the rock allowed a visual triangulation between Pisa and the castle of Vicopisano, in turn connected with the castle of Buti and all Lungomonte Pisa.
POESIA BELVEDERE is located 14 'from the railway station of Pontedera, 25' from the airport and train station 23Km Pisa and the Leaning Tower, 23 km from Lucca, 65 km from Florence, 90 km from Siena, 45 km from Volterra, 30 km from Montecatini Terme, 50 km from San Gimignano, 45 'from Forte dei Marmi, 35' from the beautiful cliffs of Livorno and 25 km from the beautiful beach of Marina di Vecchiano.
POESIA BELVEDERE being located in the south east of Monti Pisani and being at a height of 180 meters above sea level is a convenient starting point to an area, it probably already inhabited in Etruscan times, through paths that wind among oaks, chestnut trees and pine trees and crossing towns rich in history, art and culture. You can choose more difficult routes and suggestive or simpler and less tiring. The pool of 3x12 meters covered and uncovered, large terraces on which to sunbathe, the olive grove and the shadow of the forest, the calm, the silence and peace around the house surround this place, make it unique and give it poetically one unforgettable charm. Our host, simple and familiar, will make your stay exciting, pleasant and relaxing more than you can imagine for the health of your body and your spirit.
POESIA BELVEDERE is also not far from places known seaside resorts (Marina di Pisa and Tirrenia) for those who love the sea, while mountain lovers can reach the famous town of Castelnuovo Garfagnana, and in less than an hour, climb up to 1,500 meters (Radici Pass).
For those who enjoy the spas, you can reach those of Olive grove, located in the same municipality or, a few kilometers,
those of Casciana and San Giuliano Terme.
The villa is 250sqm :
Ground floor: a spacious room as dining room with an antique big fireplace, a characteristic well equipped country kitchen, a large billiard room.
A wonderful terrace with beautiful views.
On the first floor the BEDROOMS:
The bedrooms are equipped with central heating for the winter and air conditioning.
SUITE LEONARDO DA VINCI:
Suite Leonardo Da Vinci, that has 3 west facing windows , is elegant and spacious. An impressive loft separates the sleeping area from the living area where you can enjoy the warmth of a fireplace. On request in the living area, two beds can be provided. It is equipped with air conditioning, television and Wi-Fi. Private bathroom. Hairdryer. Breakfast included.
Ideal for 2 or 4 people.
THE INFINITY ROOM:
Infinity Room has two windows south facing, it is romantic and spacious. From the window you can enjoy the view of the whole valley up to Volterra in the foreground the beautiful fortress of Brunelleschi and the ancient Towers of Vicopisano (XV sec.). Private bathroom. Hairdryer. Possibility of adding a third bed. Breakfast included.
Ideal for 2 or 3 people.
ROMEO AND JULIET ROOM
Here we have a window to the East. It is particularly warm and welcoming. Private bathroom. Hairdryer. Air conditioning. Breakfast included.
Ideal for 1 or 2 people.
We offer our clients more convenient services to make them more comfortable and the stay more pleasant at POESIA BELVEDERE:
Free Wi-Fi Network
It offers free internet, completely free of charge, through the network of Wi-Fi Protected
There can be, on request and tariff, a drive service from Galileo airport, or from Pisa Station (or from Pontedera station) to POESIA BELVEDERE
Available parking within the land of POESIA BELVEDERE
Extra Virgin olive oil of Monti Pisani
We offer our customers products of the earth and excellent Extra virgin olive oil and organic products made by us that can be bought directly
Additional services on request
Water, wine from Tuscany (Chianti), drinks
Organic Oil of our production
Sandwiches for picnics
Organization of trips or days at the beach with the possibility to stay overnight on the island of Elba in a beautiful apartment in Porto Azzurro.
Tuscan cooking school
Magic school for adults and children
Rental of Audi cabrio roadstar
Laundry and ironing
Walking day and night with lunch or dinner Lunches