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indipendent Apartments and rooms in an Art Residency XIV cent. Villa green area in Florence hill

Città Metropolitana di Firenze, Toscana, Italy

Listing #37973

House | Entire Home
Rates from EUR €270 | Weekly
Last Updated 11 days ago


Be in Town and in the countryside at the same time! We rent in our Residenza apartments, studio apartments and individuals rooms in a renovated, 15th century historic villa located at the foot of the famous Fiesole hills, an exclusive residential district of Florence 15 minutes from the center. The location is a mere 20 minutes bus journey from the city center (lines 11 bring you directly at the train station SMN or 7 that arrive in Fiesole or San Marco square). If you arriving by car, our residence provides ample parking facilities. In the Villa there is also an art studio available for workshops and personal art project, a space for exibitions and conferences and others cultural events organized by the association and open to our guests COUNTRY APARTMENT and ORANGERIE The Country Apartment is ideally suited for two people. An extra bed can be provided to accommodate a third person for shorter-term stays. The bedroom is large furnished with a queen size bed, television, and wireless internet connection - also available throughout the villa and our grounds. The apartment includes a bathroom with shower, a fully equipped kitchen and French windows which open out onto the courtyard and garden. The apartment is furnished in keeping with the rural Tuscan style. Weekly: €300 Euro Monthly: €880 Euro daily 65 euro COTTAGE La Casina A private cottage facing the wineyard and with its own veranda and with a living room and one double bedroom with bathroom and shower, very confortable for a longer tems and for who like the privatless of the country side staying so close to Florence. day 55 euro, week 340 euro month 950 euro- RENAISSANCE APARTMENT Our large and recently renovated "Renaissance Apartment" comprises an attractive ,well equipped and large room furnished with a king-size bed, TV and wireless internet, a bathroom with modern fittings so designed as to enhance the historical features of the space. The kitchen has also been entirely renovated with tastefully installed modern conveniences. Adjoined to the Renaissance Apartment is our large and beautifully furnished salon complete with dining table and fireplace, which can also be rented if so required. There is the possibility to add an other double room with his large bathroom to create a space which can easily accommodate up to four visitors. Weekly: €380 for double occupancy; Monthly:€ 1200 weekly: € 600 for four occupancy ( with a double room added and the use of the salon in esclusivity: Monthly € 1600 Decò Room and Blue Room large rooms very lightly with private bathroom, television,hifi, with use of the kicthen or bed and breakfast service for shorts periods only the room with privative bathroom 210 € a week single use 35 euro a day month from 580 euro to 680 euro depending in size. Costs for all utilities in apartments are including in daily and weeks rates. Included in the fee: wireless internet, a weekly cleaning service, the use of the grounds and garden, the parking area and laundry For those interested in cultural history, the villa was once owned by Vernon Lee (Violet Paget), an esteemed British intellectual and writer of the early 1900s. Among her visitors to the villa were fellow writers Henry James, Edith Wharton, Thomas Hardy and Oscar Wilde. With a good advance we can host almost 19 people for small study groups. We can organize tours and provide locations for painting plain air workshops.




750 m2

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Property Type


From June 20, 2021

Minimum Stay

3 Days | Dates are flexible for this listing


House in Città Metropolitana di Firenze, Toscana, Italy

Closest University

European University Institute -Villa I Tatti Harvard University-

Nearby Universities
Syracuse University - UNIVERSITA' degli studi di Firenze

Comments: Fiesole's Hills - Campo di Marte


  • Suburban
  • Countryside
  • Writer's Sanctuary
  • Historic Home
  • Architectural Gem
  • Near Woods
  • Near Park
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Public Transportation

Rental Rates and Terms

Rates from EUR €270 Weekly

Utilities are included

A cleaning service is included

Comments: we offer different solutions and also rates ask for pricing


Ask about the suitability of the home for young kids

Pets are not allowed

Smoking is not allowed

A car is not available




Baby Furniture


High Speed Internet




Balcony or Patio


Dedicated Parking


Temperature Control












Art Studio

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Federica Parretti

Member Since 2008

Trust Score (98)
Independent Scholar or Retired Academic
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