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Stay in a Castle in the heart of Tuscany

Bedrooms 1
Space 602 sq. ft.
Property type castle


About the property

Experience the unique experience of becoming a Castle owner! The Castle of Ferrano offers its guests the opportunity to experience a unique stay: you will be the only ones in the whole castle and you will have at your disposal three gardens and a private swimming pool.

Surrounded by greenery, in historic building dating back to 1800, finely furnished, coffered ceilings and / or frescoed, panoramic terrace in stone and terracotta from which to see the sunset, private pool. Good location. Preferable own means

Nearby you can visit the Casentino, the forest of Vallombrosa, Stia, Poppi, while the sea and other cities of art such as Siena, Arezzo, San Gimignano ... are located less than 100 km away.

More Details

Fabrizio Bocci Benucci
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, french, german, italian, arabic
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 18, 2018


Pelago Castle Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • castle
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 602 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Events Allowed
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alarm System
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Sunbed
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • - 1 twin/ single
  • Books
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Courtyard
  • Deck / Patio
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Parasol
  • 3 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Singles
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Private Chef
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
On request: Private chef, oil tasting and typical products, Italian cuisine lab (also in foreign language) workshop


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(4 traveler reviews)

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Stay in a Castle in the heart of Tuscany
average rating of 5.0 based on 6 reviews


  • 5 of 5

The drive up from Florence is completely worth reaching this peaceful oasis. The castle with its grounds -- built in the tradition of the 19th century Victorian "folly" -- is spectacular. The kitchen has an original ceiling, from 1200, which suggests that the 2nd builder used an existing property for his new construction.

The grounds are lovely; paradise, really -- either sunny, or shaded, and we had our own private access to the pool. Everything is totally clean, and well-maintained. We were only able to stay for a short time, but I could see spending a week here and exploring the Tuscan countryside. Good price, as well.

Francesca's mother and father were really sweet; they were anxious to make sure we had a good stay. And -- as a side note -- gave us a jar of her delicious, homemade tomato sauce in the welcome basket.

Bring groceries and/or wine.

  • Submitted: Jun 15, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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séjour de rêve

  • 5 of 5

Après 4 jours à Florence, nous nous sommes posées au chateau de Ferrano.

Pour se reposer il n'y avait pas meilleur choix, le lieu est splendide, au cœur de la Toscane, l'appartement très, très confortable, la piscine est formidable.

Et comme cela n'était pas suffisant, il faut rajouter l'accueil; les italiens sont serviables et attentionnés.

Fabrizio et Sonia sont au delà, prévenants pour tout, ils vous accueillent comme des cousins lointains...

C'est vraiment le cœur gros qu'il a fallu partir!

Allez y vous ne le regretterez pas.

Françoise et Dominique

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Françoise&Dominique! You have been very nice, Fantastic guests! Hope to see you again! Sara :)
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Un chateau de reve 🤗

  • 5 of 5

It's an amazing place!! The castel and the view are peacefull. The people are very welcoming and they help you to feel confortable! They give us a basket of local product and advise us sites to visit. The perfect place to go and to come back.

  • Submitted: May 15, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Ciao Ragazzi, merci bien pour la review! (grazie per la recensione!!!) On espère vous avoir chez nous encore une fois dans le futur! Bonne chance pour vos projets :D Nous tous de Castello di Ferrano
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To recommend very much! A wonderful Toscana-castle

  • 5 of 5

Castello di Ferrano is a perfect holiday destination. A wonderful castle in the Toscana close to Florence with historical pieces of furniture, a dream pool and very hearty hosts. Here you can come to rest and have a good starting point to explore around the beauty of the Toscana. We had a wonderful time in your dreamlike castle. Thanks to your deep hospitaly and warmth we enjoyed every minute. We felt like a part of your familiy. Grazie mille! Karsten, Annett and Kira from Germany

  • Submitted: Dec 20, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much! We really hope to see you fantastic family again! :)
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Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Locanda Tinti
Nearest Train
8 Kilometres
Car: necessary

By car: from the A1, exit at Firenze Sud and continue along the ring. At the traffic light, turn right, towards PONTASSIEVE. Continue straight, passing through the towns of Compiobbi and SIECI. At the roundabout of the Cellar 'Vicas' (on your left), take the second exit, towards PELAGO, Vallombrosa, Consume and you are on a freeway. PONTASSIEVE EST exit and then turn right. At the end of the hill, turn left and follow the signs to PELAGO, CONSUME. Continue until DIACCETO, through the village and turn right at the fork to Ferrano. Continue until you see the tower of the castle and take the first right. You have arrived !!!

Regional cuisine, seasonal festivals around (mushroom, wild boar, potatoes, chestnuts, brown, locio ...).

Do not miss:

- The crushed Consuma, the workshop 'Consumption', in the locality.

- Liqueurs and herbs of the abbey of Vallombrosa

- CAI paths for walking

- In winter, hiking in the snow and skiing at Mount Secchieta

- Wednesday market in Pontassieve and around the various days of the week

- Visit to the castle of Poppi

- Outlet near The Mall, Clara Lori, D & G, Prada


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $123.06
Stay tax $2.46 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 8 years.

Richiesto supplemento per il riscaldamento in base alla stagione, Deposito cauzionale, Consegna delle chiavi da parte del Proprietario presente in loco

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

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