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Private luxury villa near Florence with pool, tennis court, beautiful gardens, spectacular views.

Villa Letizia

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About The Experience
A century-old legacy, an unending aristocratic tradition and style...this is the essence of Villa Letizia, a favorite for celebrities and dignitaries. Prince Charles and Princess Diana spent their first Italian holiday in Villa Letizia in 1987.
Location Description
This classic Renaissance style villa is located within a large estate, surrounded by vineyards, olive groves, cypress and pine trees just 10 kilometers/6.2 miles from Florence city center. Perched atop rolling hills, the villa offers stunning views of the countryside and one of the world’s most famous skylines of Florence.

Pisa: 55 kilometers / 34 miles
Siena: 45 kilometers / 28 miles
San Gimignano: 45 kilometers /28 miles
Greve: 40 kilometers /25 miles
Florence airport: 18 kilometers /11 miles
Florence City Center: 10 kilometers /6.2 miles
Chiesanuova (closest village with bakery and shops): 5 km /3 miles
Exterior Description
Recently featured in Elle Decor’s April 2017 issue, Villa Letizia rises among pine trees and century-old cypresses to provide panoramic views from the grounds, terrace and grand windows. The estate’s grounds sprawl for 720 hectares (1200 acres), and the villa itself is surrounded by 7 hectares (17 acres) of manicured gardens, ancient statues, flowers and an Italian vegetable garden. On the grounds, you’ll enjoy an infinity swimming pool(6m2 x 11.5 m2, heated upon request)with sun loungers, a tennis court, an amphitheater, gazebo, and two outdoor alfresco dining areas.
Interior Description
A famous Italian designer revamped the interior space, combining modern facilities with authentic architectural structure, antiques and gorgeous furnishings. Each room has air conditioning and heating units.
Ground Floor: The entrance opens to two spacious living rooms providing sofas, armchairs, coffee tables and antique pieces. One of the living rooms features a fireplace, flat screen TV and a game table. A dining room hosts a table for 5, and an adjacent table provides seating for 10. The dining room features a fireplace, garden views, and access to an outdoor dining/relaxation area with a barbecue. Featured on this floor in addition is a spacious kitchen equipped with a stove, oven, microwave, juicer, Nespresso, Italian coffee maker, refrigerator-freezer, and dishwasher. A guest bathroom provides a sink and toilet. The master bedroom on this floor provides a king size bed (200cmx200cm), and an ensuite bathroom with hairdryer, sink, toilet, bidet, and shower. A utility room has a washer, dryer, iron and ironing board.
First Floor: The first-floor hosts 6 bedrooms, each with flat screen satellite TV (English channels available) and CD player. The first bedroom has a king size bed (200cmx200cm) and ensuite bathroom with hairdryer, sink, toilet, bidet and shower. The second bedroom provides a king size bed (200cmx200cm) and an ensuite bathroom with hairdryer, sink, toilet, bidet, shower. The third bedroom provides a king size bed (200cmx200cm). The adjacent bathroom provides a hairdryer, sink, toilet, bidet and shower. The fourth bedroom offers a king size bed(200cmx200cm) and an ensuite bathroom with hairdryer, sink, toilet, bidet, shower, and tub. The two guestrooms each have two twin beds(80cmx190cm) and ensuite bathrooms with sink, toilet, and shower.
Mezzanine: The mezzanine hosts one bedroom with a queen size bed (160cmx190cm) and an ensuite bathroom with hairdryer, sink, toilet, bidet and shower.
Upper Floor (Tower): A grand living room is located on the top floor, the tower, providing a panoramic view of the countryside. It features 3 sofas, chairs and a coffee table.
Features Description
Extra Services: The following are listed as an aid for trip planning; the services and prices are approximate and cannot be guaranteed by Rentvillas. All extra services are payable locally in cash.
  • Full time Concierge service: On request
  • Driver: On request
  • Bicycle tours / Walking tours / 18 hole golf course: On request
  • Masseur / Pilates / Yoga / Tai Chi / Reflexology / Stress management: On request
  • Gym with personal training / Fitness classes and stretch classes: On request
  • Cooking-school / Wine tasting / Catering: On request
  • Laundry service / additional maid service: On request
  • Pool heating: 30 euros per day (including the days before arrival necessary to reach the requested temperature).

Please Note:
  • Housekeeping: 4 hours per day (6 days per week) included in the price.
  • Garden and pool maintenance are included in the price.
  • Pool towels are provided.
  • Welcome Basket includes: English teas, Italian roasted coffee, sugar, honey, napkins, toilet paper, soap, candles, and produce from the estate such as extra virgin oil, seasonal fruits and vegetables.
  • The laundry room on first floor is for staff only.

Features and Amenities

  • Free Parking on Premises
  • Independent Villa
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • Barbecue
  • Outside Area - Private
  • Outside Dining
  • Pool Towels
  • Swimming Pool - Heated
  • Swimming Pool - Private
  • Tennis Court - Private
  • CD player
  • DVD player
  • TV - English Channels Available
  • Internet - Wireless
  • Telephone - Incoming & Outgoing
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron and Board
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Washing Machine
  • Air Conditioning - Whole House
  • Fireplace - Indoor
  • Firewood Available - Included
  • Heating - Whole House
  • Window Screens - Whole House
  • High Chair
  • Portable Baby Crib/Play Pen - Upon Request
  • Safe
  • Concierge Service Available - Extra Cost
  • Housekeeping - Included
  • Welcome Basket

Property Seasons & Rates (USD)

Date Range Weekly         Min
May-27-2018 - Aug-25-2018 $31,154 1 wk
Aug-25-2018 - Sep-08-2018 $26,000 1 wk
Sep-08-2018 - Sep-22-2018 $31,154 1 wk
Sep-22-2018 - Oct-27-2018 $23,978 1 wk
Oct-27-2018 - Dec-15-2018 $19,603 1 wk
Dec-15-2018 - Jan-05-2019 $31,154 1 wk
Jan-07-2019 - Apr-13-2019 $17,503 1 wk
Apr-13-2019 - May-18-2019 $26,254 1 wk
May-18-2019 - Jun-15-2019 $32,379 1 wk
Jun-15-2019 - Aug-31-2019 $38,505 1 wk
Aug-31-2019 - Sep-28-2019 $32,379 1 wk
Sep-28-2019 - Nov-02-2019 $26,254 1 wk
Nov-02-2019 - Dec-19-2019 $17,503 1 wk
Dec-19-2019 - Jan-06-2020 $26,254 1 wk

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Arrival Times

Please note: Official Arrival Times:

  • Sat 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Conditions *

Security Deposit

  • Upon arrival at the property you are required to pay to the property representative a security deposit payable in cash. The security deposit will be returned to you prior to your departure minus accidental damages to the property. The listed security deposit is: 3000 EUR

Additional Expenses

  • Heating: According to consumption
  • Telephone (If Available): According to consumption
  • Late Arrival Fee (Payable upon Arrival): 50 EUR
  • Pool Heating - Daily Charge (minimum 3 days): 60 EUR

Other Notes

  • Housekeeping available upon request at an extra charge
  • Heating (in Italy): Allowed by law from November 1 - April 1; some exceptions for extreme weather
  • Departure Time: 10:00 am
  • Tourist Tax (Payable upon Arrival): 1-5 Euros per person per day

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