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Tina Radassao

Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, french, german, italian

Bright cozy quiet Apartments with stunning pool and views, 20 min from Florence. - GINESTRA apartment-studio for 2 persons

2 Reviews
Sleeps2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Overview

Florentine Hills Apartment Rental Photos and Description

Apartments to sleep 2 or 4 persons with scenaries on the Chianti countryside.

Tina and Franco welcome you to La Tinaia, their authentic Tuscan farmhouse winery, located in a natural area on the beautiful Florentine hills, at only 10 km from the downtown Florence (15 min drive).

The farmhouse is surrounded by vineyards, olive groves and woods. Florence is quickly reachable by tramway leaving every 3-5 minutes from the station of Scandicci, at 10 min drive from the estate, with a free parking. The tramway ride to the downtown Florence is between 15-18 minutes.

The 4 Apartments are cozy, bright with stunning countryside views. They were restored with particular care respecting the typicality of the place with terracotta-tiled floors and ceilings with beams and terracotta tiles . The decor consists of furniture of the early 1900’s. All the apartments have Sat TV, free Internet wi-fi and some have air conditioning.

The 'Agriturismo La Tinaia' is particularly recommended for those who want to spend holidays under the sign of quiet and to discover the unique artistic and naturalistic heritage of Tuscany. It is the perfect place for daily visits to Florence. We are glad to book your visits to museums and to guide you in discovering this beautiful region.

A holiday at La Tinaia becomes also an ideal time to sample the great quality of the Chianti wine and extra virgin olive oil that we produce. The transformation of the grapes, the ageing of the wine and bottling takes place in our cellar.

The large garden provides spaces for outside dining, swimming pool, solarium, barbecue, camp for bowls play, ping pong. For nature lovers, there are trekking and mountain biking paths. Wine and olive oil tasting, cooking classes on demand.

TUSCANY TOUR In less than an hour you can reach the most important Tuscany's artistic and architectural heritage : FIESOLE, CERTALDO, SAN GIMIGNANO, SIENA, PISA, VOLTERRA, LUCCA and the Chianti area villages like Greve, Radda, Volpaia, Barberino Val d’Elsa...

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Details for GINESTRA apartment-studio for 2 persons 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2, 1 Bathroom

The studio GINESTRA has a separate entrance and a private space for outdoor eating. GINESTRA and the next apartment ERICA can communicate and become one apartment . GINESTRA is comfortable, fresh in summer and bright and has splendid views over the surrounding hills and country side. The apartment has been lovingly restored and furnished with the greatest care and in the traditional local style with terracotta ceilings and floors and stone columns.. A large glass door leads into a large room with a well equipped kitchenette. In the middle of the room a table and beside a sofa. A double bed is located at the bottom of this room. A mobile screen preserves the intimacy of the sleeping area. The studio has a large bathroom with shower. Between the main room and the bathroom there is a small space with a cupboard. GINESTRA has sat TV and wi-fi connection.
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Tina Radassao (Property Manager)
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, french, german, italian

About Tina Radassao

La Tinaia farm holiday was created from our love of this area and of nature, and from the desire to share, with friends from all over the world, the tranquillity, the beauty and fine living of this enchanting corner of Tuscany, only 15 minutes by car from Florence.

Franco and me (Tina) left the city life in Florence and the office work on '97 to start a new life in this countryside. We have restaured all the house by ourself with only few helps. The apartments have been personally designed, finished and furnished with particular care, to give you the feeling of “just like home'.

We learned growing olive trees and vineyard and making excellent Chianti wine and extra virgin olive oil.

After many years working very hard, we are very proud of our farmholiday 'La Tinaia' and of our top quality products.

The ample park-like grounds, in flower a good part of the year, provide a stupendous panorama of the surrounding countryside. This includes an area equipped for just “lazing around,” for eating al fresco and to enjoy the sun and the beautiful swimming pool with a panoramic view.

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ACCOMODATIONS

All the apartments have been restored and furnished with utmost care and respect of the rural Tuscany style. Panoramic views over the beautiful Tuscan countryside.

We produce and sell top quality extra virgin olive oil and DOCG Chianti wine.

Visit the apartments

The farm holiday is near the most famous artistic, architectural and archaeological sites of Tuscany.

Tramway Scandicci-Florence

Florence 10 km

Pisa 65 Km

S. Gimignano 35 Km

Siena 60 Km

Tina and Franco

Review Agriturismo La Tinaia

Tina Radassao purchased this apartment in 1995

Why Tina Radassao chose Florentine Hills

We fell in love with this place for its unspoiled nature, sweeping views and beautiful sunsets. We love nature but we also love Florence and the proximity to the town made us decide to live in this paradise.

The house was in state of abandonement and we have spent many years to restore it and transform it completely, trying to valorise its typical Tuscan architecture.

We are happy to offer our guests the opportunity to experience the excitement that this place transmits.

Reviews

2 traveler reviews

GINESTRA apartment-studio for 2 persons
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
Greenwood Village, CO
5

Paula from Colorado

  • 5 of 5

Look no further, this is an incredible place to stay and enjoy both Tuscany as well as Florence.

Owners Tina and Franco make you feel right at home and provide useful information to help you travel around the area. This converted farmhouse is not only a place to stay but is also a winery and they sell both their own olive oil and wine. Tina speaks 4 languages which is very helpful to travelers outside of Italy.

The room we stayed in was very clean, nicely furnished/equipped and the bathroom was designed for the traveler.

This is a great place if you have a car as there is free parking and you can travel to the many sites of Tuscany like San Gimignano/Siena/Lucca and the Chianti Classico region. To get to Florence there is a bus line that is 10 minutes away and takes you to the heart of Florence. There is also good markets nearby.

I would recommend this to place to everyone!!

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2013
  • Stayed: Oct 2013
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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SAINT SATURNIN, AUVERGNE, FRANCE
5

Superbes vacances en Toscane

  • 5 of 5

Une très belle propriété, des appartements très bien décorés et très confortables ! Une grande disponibilité des propriétaires, charmants et très bons cuisiniers ! Une vue magnifique sur les collines du Chianti et un calme très appréciable après les visites de la journée.

La proximité de Florence permet des visites agréables et les conseils de Tina et Franco sont précieux !

Pour un premier séjour en Italie, c'est l'idéal ! Nous le recommandons vivement à tous les voyageurs souhaitant découvrir la Toscane dans d'excellentes conditions.

Les amateurs de Chianti et d'huile d'olive seront comblés !

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
11 Kilometres
Vespucci - Florence
Nearest Barpub
150 Metres
RISTORANTE FIORE - MARCIOLA
Nearest Ferry
65 Kilometres
Livorno
Nearest Golf
10 Kilometres
MONTELUPO GOLF CLUB; LASTRA A SIGNA
Nearest Train
11 Kilometres
Santa Maria Novella station in Florence
Nearest Motorway
7 Kilometres
A1 - exit FIRENZE SCANDICCI
Nearest Restaurant
150 Metres
RISTORANTE FIORE - MARCIOLA
Nearest Beach
75 Kilometres
Tirrenia (Pisa
Car: recommended

LA TINAIA is a typical tuscan farmhouse located in the absolutely natural area of the Chianti, among vineyards, olive groves and woods. The farmhouse is only 10 km from downtown Florence (15 minutes drive). The center of Florence can be reached very quickly by tramway from Scandicci stop, 5 min. drive from the estate, with departures every 5 min. and free parking place. The trip downtown is 15-18 min.. It will be a pleasure for us to make reservation at the museums.

In less than an hour you can reach the most important Tuscany's artistic and architectural heritage : FIESOLE; CERTALDO; S. GIMIGNANO, SIENA; PISA, VOLTERRA, LUCCA and the Chianti area villages.

For nature lovers, there are treking and mountain biking paths.

Other Activities: Swimmingpool, Camp for bowls play, ping-pong.

La Tinaia is also a small WINERY which produce hight quality CHIANTI WINE. The transformation of the grapes, the ageing of the wine and bottling are carried out in the cellar estate.

We produce also top quality EXTRA VIRGIN OLIVE OIL.

TASTING WINE and olive oil on demand.

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Rates & Availability

Scandicci Apartment Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Hight season
Jul 2 2016 - Aug 26 2016
7 night minimum stay
$658
 
 
Middle season
Aug 27 2016 - Sep 30 2016
4 night minimum stay
$88
$576
 
 
Low season
Oct 1 2016 - Dec 23 2016
2 night minimum stay
$88
$548
 
 
Middle season
Dec 24 2016 - Jan 6 2017
4 night minimum stay
$88
$576
 
 
Low saison
Jan 7 2017 - Jun 2 2017
2 night minimum stay
$88
$548
 
 
Middle saison
Jun 3 2017 - Jun 30 2017
4 night minimum stay
$88
$576
 
 
High saison
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 25 2017
7 night minimum stay
$658
 
 
Middle season
Aug 26 2017 - Sep 29 2017
4 night minimum stay
$88
$576
 
 
Middle season
Sep 30 2017 - Dec 23 2017
4 night minimum stay
$88
$603
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$88
$548
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

The weekly prices include:
sheets, bath towels, pool towels, table cloth with a weekly change,
Heating,
Parking,
Weekly cleaning,
Internet wi-fi connection,
Baby bed and high chair,
Access to the swimming pool,
Electricity and water,
Museums reservations,
Suggestions of itineraries through Tuscany
Maps of Florence and the surrounding
EXTRA:
Washing machine : € 5 per washing

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Florentine Hills Apartment Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • apartment (semi-detached)
  • floor 0
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 35 m²
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Computer Available
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 2 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 2 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , bidet , the bathroom is very large with a window.
  • The large bathroom has the wc, the sink, the shower and the bidet in the same room. The bathroom has a window.
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , Room with sleeping area, living-dining area and kitchenette.
  • The sleeping area has a double bed and two bedsides tables. The cupboard is in a small space between the main room and the bathroom.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • 2 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
A holiday at La Tinaia becomes an ideal time to discover a unique artistic and naturalistic heritage and to sample the great quality of Florentine Chianti products: Chianti wine DOCG (controlled and warranted designations of origin), IGT (Typical Geographical Indication) wines and extra virgin olive oil that we produce. In the large garden: barbecue, areas for relaxation and solarium, beautiful swimming pool 11 x 5.5 meters, the game of bowls. Commun use of Iron and board. Commun use of washing machine. Fee : € 5 per wash (5 kg).

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