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Villa Toscana ... Tranquil Retreat on 11 Acres - 100+ 5 star reviews

Sleeps10
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 5 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
10
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
3
Minimum Stay
2 - 5 nights

Description

Franklin House Rental Photos and Description

House, 4 Bedrooms, 3 Baths (Sleeps 8-10)

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# 446054 Downtown Franklin

# 633091 Downtown Nashville

# 626543 Downtown Nashville

# 690879 Downtown Nashville

Villa Toscana is a beautiful 4 Bedroom country home in Franklin secluded on 11 acres appointed with Italian furnishings and decor reminiscent of Italian Villas scattered throughout Tuscany. Close in proximity to major shopping, live entertainment, excellent restaurants, historic sites, antiquing and much more. Downtown Nashville is within a 25 minute drive with easy access to the Interstate.

The Master Suite is 500 SF with authentic venetian plaster walls, a gas burning fireplace, chaise lounge, hammered copper tray ceiling, 46' HD TV, his & her vanities, jacuzzi tub, his & her shower and his & her closet system. This suite is fully separated from the 3 guest rooms and has access to a private outdoor pergola with chaise lounge seating overlooking the grounds.

Queen Size Beds in all 3 Guest Bedrooms. Each room has 37' HDTV's and DVD players

Your friends and family will enjoy the outdoor park like setting with a large screened porch, deck with outdoor dining, pergola with chaise lounge seating, hammock, outdoor fire pit, large yard for games, picnics and family time. A stream borders the property with abundant wild life. The property is also ideal for basketball, football, soccer, frisbee and other sporting events.

The media room is equipped with a 50' HD TV with surround sound, a blu-ray player, an Ipod docking station and wireless internet access. Additional speakers and volume controls are available in both the living room and outdoor screened porch. The living room is equipped with a wood burning fireplace, gas starter and firewood. A large sectional sofa in the media room is available for guests to sleep on and an air mattress is available upon request.

The kitchen is equipped with a 6 burner gas range, pot filler, warming drawer, microwave, 2 dishwashers, island with bar seating and fully stocked with kitchen amenities. The adjoining lounge is equipped with wine and cocktail settings.

Named to Southern Living's 'Best Small Town' top ten list, Franklin is a charming suburb of Nashville, Tennessee. Experience a beautiful blend of upscale urban development and cultural history rich with great places to shop and eat as well as historic attractions that tell the story of the Civil War's Battle of Franklin.

Located 2 miles from I-65, 10 minutes to downtown Franklin and 25 minutes to downtown Nashville, the property lends itself to complete serenity, but not far from the everyday conveniences of life.

Villa Toscana proudly offers Concierge Services listed below for your special getaway !!

Optional Fee Based Concierge Services

The Experience

Let Villa Toscana enhance your 5 star luxury vacation by providing a variety of concierge services. It would be our pleasure to arrange grocery shopping and stocking prior to your arrival, personal chef, catering, in-house massages, dining reservations, reservations for local activities or any other special request you may have.

• Grocery Shopping – Have your kitchen stocked upon your arrival! From breakfast snacks to a week’s worth of supplies. We can get the house stocked with anything you desire.

• Personal Chef’s & Catering – Don’t feel like cooking? From affordable comfort foods to a five course meal, we offer a range of personal chefs and caterers to meet your needs.

• In-House Massage – Tired after a long day? Or do you simply want to treat yourself? Let us set up a massage for you.

• Cleaning Services – Would you like daily cleaning services during your stay ?

• Area Dining Reservations – Let us make reservations for you.

• Car/Limousine Service - Enjoy the pampering of our premier limousine service with highly experienced, courteous and knowledgeable drivers.

• Flower Delivery & Welcome Baskets –Exotic or tropical, wildflowers or traditional roses…let us have the most beautiful flowers delivered to you at Villa Toscana. Let us know if you are celebrating a special event and we’ll help you find the perfect theme flower arrangement for your event. Welcome baskets can be provided and customized for your special occasion or them. Breakfast baskets, wine and cheese baskets or children's goodie baskets are just a few of the welcome amenities we can provide for your stay.

• Golf Tee Times – Looking to play golf while visiting. Let us make your tee time for you!

• Personal Shopping – Looking for a special gift or chocolate and champagne for that someone special? Let us help you find that perfect gift and create those memorable moments.

• Itineraries - Too busy to put together the perfect itinerary during your Villa Toscana luxury home rental vacation? Let our staff schedule a fun-filled and stress free plan for each day. We know the best restaurants, secret getaways and spas in town.

*** If we're already booked please check out our new listings in downtown Nashville. The property id numbers are listed above. Each unit can sleep 4-6 people and we have 3 units in the same building for a total of 12-18 guests. ***

Keywords: country, secluded, villa, single story, retreat

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed

Owner
Bill
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
December 8, 2016
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About Bill

My passion for traveling to Italy led me to transform this home into a beautiful country retreat in 1999. Every architectural element and the peaceful, secluded setting reminds me of Tuscan villas I've stayed in over the years, the simple life and a very sought-after living environment.

Bill purchased this house in 1999

Why Bill chose Tennessee

I chose to purchase this home because it has a secluded, country retreat setting and atmosphere yet extremely close to Franklin and Nashville. With 11 acres the property is ideal for privacy & seclusion yet within minutes of Nashville & Franklin. The architectural design elements inside and out remind me of coming home to a country retreat for some rest & relaxation

What makes this house unique

Situated on 11 acres, this home is ideal for entertaining. A stone exterior, castle like entry doors, gas lanterns, wood burning fireplace, Italian tile & furnishings, hardwood floors, vaulted ceilings, outdoors decks, gardens and a park like setting make this property unique.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Keirstin and Ryan were so thrilled with the house. Thank you and Tammy for all you did to make it such a wonderful place. They told me about the flowers and chocolates and sparkling cider and how lovely it was with all the special touches. It will definitely be a weekend they will remember for the rest of their lives! We may rent it with some friends one of these days.
Aug 2010
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Exceptional! 5/5 -
(119 traveler reviews)

Villa Toscana ... Tranquil Retreat on 11 Acres - 100+ 5 star reviews
average rating of 4.9831934 based on 120 reviews
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Perfect

  • 5 of 5

Villa Toscana was even better than the pictures !! Our family stayed there to attend our daughters wedding Nov.12- the Villa was perfect for us to relax during the down times, many good conversations and laughs were had around the kitchen counter and bedrooms and bathrooms wonderful to rest and dress.

The Villa and grounds are beautiful. Would and have recommended to anyone.Thank you for sharing this beautiful home.

  • Submitted: Nov 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Nov 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Excellent for Small Groups!

  • 4 of 5

Everything we needed was available; we felt very well cared for. The home was clean, beautifully appointed and even provided toiletries like a hotel would. It would have been helpful to know ahead of time that hair dryers were available, games were on hand and a DVR was an option (they were)! Don't plan to read; light is dim expect for the kitchen where the switches are on rheostat. We recommend it heartily to others who don't mind a relatively remote location. The listing should emphasize its sunken living room as it is dangerous for 'mature' folks (we don't want to say we were celebrating our 70th birthdays!).

  • Submitted: Oct 23, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Lynn, thanks for staying at Villa Toscana and for your feedback. I noticed your reservation was booked on TripAdvisor and they don't really provide owners with great tools for showing what's provided with the rental. I have since updated our email check-in documents to better outline what we provide, which as you say is significant. We've also updated the Hospitality App on VRBO/HomeAway. The reading lights are adequate except for the media room and we have added a floor lamp to that area for future guests per your suggestion. The sunken living room is pictured in all of the advertising and is only 1 step down but your point is well taken and we'll examine our listing to determine if there's a way we can hi-light this. Again, thanks for staying with us and we look forward to your return.
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Dream Home

  • 5 of 5

This is the most beautiful home I've ever stayed in! Great location and a huge front and back yard. The master suite is on one side of the house and the guest rooms are on the other which made for peace and quiet even though there were a few people in the house! The owner, Bill, was soooo accommodating and made sure that we felt right at home! We stayed for our wedding weekend with half of our wedding party. Such an incredible experience. It was so hard to leave this beautiful home! Our stay here inspired us to make our 5 year plan to move into more of a 2 year plan. The city of Franklin is incredible. Everything about our stay at this home was top notch! There's nothing like this place for rent anywhere else!

  • Submitted: Oct 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fantastic Home

  • 5 of 5

We had 5 of us staying at this wonderful, spacious home. The place was very clean and very comfy. The yard is huge, enough room to play ball. We saw deer every morning from the closed in back porch. We drove to downtown Franklin-very quick, easy drive. Franklin is worth visiting-shops and sights. We also drove into Nashville-again quick, easy drive-20-25 minutes. We all hope to stay here again next year.

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful and Peaceful property

  • 5 of 5

We celebrated our ten year anniversary at this beautiful home. The home had everything we needed! The kids really enjoyed skating on the long driveway, shooting arrows and watching the deer come through the yard. We had a great time here. We will be returning. Thanks Tammy for the make up towels! I will be getting myself some soon. The first vacation home we have rented, but it won't be the last. Thanks again Bill and Tammy for sharing your beautiful property with us. Xoxo

Bre and Chauncey

  • Submitted: Oct 4, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Comfortable and peaceful!

  • 5 of 5

My friends and I stayed at Villa Toscana the weekend of the Pilgrimage Festival. We usually stay at hotels, however we thought it would be so much more fun to rent a home and be together. The house was perfect! We had so much fun cooking in the gorgeous kitchen, enjoying coffee and wine in the screened in porch, attempting to make smores by the fire, and watching the horses that live next door. The beds are very comfortable! We cant wait to come back next year.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
25 Miles
Nashville International Airport (BNA)
Nearest Golf
4 Miles
Forrest Crossing Public Golf Course
Car: recommended

Franklin, Middle, Tennessee, USA ( 2 Miles to I-65, 10 Min downtown Franklin, 25 Min Nashville) -- The property lends itself to complete serenity, but not far from the everyday conveniences of life. Named to Southern Living's 'Best Small Town' top ten list, Franklin is a charming suburb of Nashville, Tennessee. Experience a beautiful blend of upscale urban development and cultural history rich with great places to shop and eat as well as historic attractions that tell the story of the Civil War's Battle of Franklin.

Other Activities: shopping, boating, kayaking, racquetball, hot air ballooning, horseshoes, mini golf, basketball court, health/beauty spa, wildlife viewing

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Rates & Availability

Franklin House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Winter special
Dec 12 2016 - Dec 19 2016
2 night minimum stay
$395
$2,370
 
 
Winter 2017
Jan 3 2017 - Feb 28 2017
2 night minimum stay
$325
From
$400
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Memorial Day 2017
May 26 2017 - May 29 2017
3 night minimum stay
$525
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
CMA 2017
Jun 7 2017 - Jun 12 2017
4 night minimum stay
$575
$3,250
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Independence Day 2017
Jun 30 2017 - Jul 4 2017
3 night minimum stay
$525
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Labor Day 2017
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 5 2017
3 night minimum stay
$525
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Thanksgiving 2017
Nov 22 2017 - Nov 26 2017
4 night minimum stay
$575
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
Christmas 2017
Dec 20 2017 - Dec 26 2017
5 night minimum stay
$575
$3,250
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest
 
New Years Eve Week
Dec 27 2017 - Jan 2 2018
4 night minimum stay
$575
$3,250
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$395
From
$495
Thu,Fri,Sat,Sun
$2,800
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add $25 per night, per additional guest

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $150
Property Damage Protection $59
Tax Rate 13.25%

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Franklin House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3200 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Town
Theme:
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm System
  • Basic Soaps
  • Bottled Water
  • Broadband Access
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Ducted Cooling
  • Fireplace ...
  • Firewood
  • Gas Heating
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Secure Parking
  • Security System
  • Shampoo
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Master Bath - toilet , shower , jetted tub , His & Her Vanities
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Master Bedroom - 1 queen , 500 SF
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen
    Air Mattress - 1 queen
  • Each bedroom has 37' HDTV with DVD Player
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Entertainment Area
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Screen Porch / Veranda
  • Wood Deck
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Whirlpool
  • Whirlpool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
Outdoor Fire Pit, screened porch, pergola off master BR with chase lounge seating, media room, secluded on 11 acres for walking, outdoor dining, Full Kitchen: 6 burner gas range, 2nd oven, warming drawer, 2 Dishwashers, farmhouse sink, garbage disposal, pot filler, On-Site Parking: Paved driveway, Pet Friendly: Please call to discuss

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