Weekly Rate: min. € 30000 max. € 40000
sleeps: 12 | bedrooms: 6 | bathrooms: 7
Villa Florence is one of the most elegant and luxury villa rentals in Florence, Tuscany. It is perfectly located on the top of a Tuscan florentine hill, only five minutes far from Florence downtown, and surrounded by a wonderful mature Giardino all’italiana that is a joy with all manner of plants, including olive trees and secular cypresses. Close to the villa, there is also the Garden of the Cedars, a large lawn enclosed by high hedges and trees, embellished with rose bushes and ancient stone pedestals with potted lemon trees and an old Lebanese cedar that has more than 300 years.
The stunning villa boasts 1,000 m² gardens, that include an absolutely private swimming pool, a covered fresco dining area, ideal for a cocktail to enjoy time with your loved ones and an additional lounge area, perfect setting for a nice breakfast, afternoon teas and pleasant dinners. This luxurious and charming property is a unique and magical find, perfect for holidays as well as longer extended upper class stays in the magical city of Florence.
Nearby the villa there is no limit to the wonderful places one can visit including Siena, San Gimignano and much more.
Villa Florence is one of the monumental Medicean Villas, commissioned by the Marchese Niccolò Antinori in the 15th century. The villa was a property of the Antinori family until the beginning of the last century, when the family decided to sell the Palazzo. In 1980, a very well-known and noble family made this Villa its home; the affection for the property motivated this family to carry out a meticulous restoration project that was completed in 2003.
This villa, nowadays, has become one of the most luxurious properties for rent in Florence and Tuscany. Since the lovingly restoration, the villa has been equipped with all the modern comforts of luxury a very high standard whilst maintaining its original, classical features.
The most discerning guests of Villa Florence can really sample the true ‘taste’ of Tuscany.
In this charming property there are 6 spacious bedrooms, sumptuously furnished, each with en-suite bathrooms, providing clients with ample space and luxury in which to relax with ease and in total comfort. Moreover, other elegant spaces, such as the enchanting ballroom with its characteristic stunning frescoes and the suggestive Loggiato, create an historic atmosphere for guests that can enjoy the ancient Tuscan splendour.
On the ground floor there is the stunning Suite Baldacchino, a spacious room, amazingly decorated, with a sumptuous en-suite bathroom and a original fireplace. On the first floor there are other five Master bedrooms, tastefully furnished in keeping with the age of the property maintaining a charm and feeling of a much loved home.
Inside the villa guests will find the atmospheric kitchen/dining room with large typical Tuscan fireplace, ideal for early spring or late autumn visits when it is slightly too cool to dine outside.
The kitchen is equipped with all modern comforts.
The Owner of Villa Florence offers the regal location for memorable events, upper-class weddings and private parties.
Chef awarded 1 Michelin Star, Donatella Zampoli (Only High Season)
Luxury Rental Cars Delivered Directly to the Villa
Tuscan Soul Bathroom Amenities
Telephone and internet wireless adsl
Advice and assistance in all matters
Salvatore Ferragamo toiletries
Linen change 2 times per week
Extra Waitress service (15 € per hour/6 hours per day - excluding VAT)
Exceeding 800 Kwh of electricity, € 0.80 per Kwh
Firewood for the fireplaces
Use of telephone
Tours and any transport service and driver
2017 weekly rates
High Season weekly rate EURO 40.000 (19 March - 5 November)
Low Season weekly rate EURO 30.000 (1 January - 18 March and 6 November - 31 December)
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Along with the email response you’ll get a link to make payment of 30% for deposit by credit card, PayPal or wire
Once we receive your payment the property will be booked exclusively for you.
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A non-refundable deposit of thirty percent (30%) of the total rental cost has to be paid to us to secure the reservation, within 5 days of confirmation. Once we receive the deposit, your provisional reservation will be a definitive reservation. (For bookings of Chalets in Zermatt or Villas in Greece and Bali the deposit to pay is 50%).
The balance of the total rental cost must be paid not less than eight weeks prior to the arrival at the villa.
We are entitled to treat the booking as cancelled if the payment fails the balance on time and the cancellation policy set out below will apply.
Once we have received your deposit, we will confirm your booking by sending you a voucher. Please check this carefully as soon as you receive it. Contact us immediately if any information which appears on the voucher seems to be incorrect or incomplete, as it may not be possible to make changes later.
A binding contract between you and the Owner will come into existence on receipt of your deposit.
Once the rental charge is fully settled and the Booking Form fully completed, we send you the Accommodation voucher along with the Directions how to reach the property and the useful contact telephone numbers.
Methods of payment:
Payments are received in Euros, by Bank transfer and credit cards through Paypal with Visa, Mastercard & Amex. Please be aware if you pay with credit card you will be subject to a surcharge of 3%.
Alterations/Cancellations by the Owner
In the unlikely event of a significant change or cancellation of the booking by the Owner, we will inform the client as soon as possible. If requested and if available we will try to arrange alternative accommodation of a similar type, price, standard and location. Alternatively, the client will receive a full refund, but we will not be liable to pay cancellation charges on the travel arrangements or for any other loss.
Luxury Villa Rentals Italy acts only as agents for accommodations and assumes no responsibility for property loss or damage, nor liability for injury, accident, delay or irregularity which may be occasioned either by reason or defect in any vehicle or the acts of any company or persons engaged in conveying the passengers to or from their accommodations. If for any reason beyond its control including force majeure, or the sale of the house, Luxury Villa Rentals Italy is forced to cancel the booking made by the client or his agent, best efforts will be made to offer another property of equivalent standard with which the client will be in agreement. If the price of the alternative property is less, the difference will be refunded to the client, but if the price is higher the client must pay the difference. If however, no agreement can be reached, both parties are entitled to cancel. Luxury Villa Rentals Italy will refund to the client only the rental price paid; no other amounts will become due.
Cancellations by You
Any cancellation by the client (for whatever reason) must be in writing (Including email or fax). The effective date of cancellation is the date we receive written notification. If the client cancels after the deposit has been paid, it will lose the deposit.
If the client cancels after the balance has been paid, it will lose both deposit and the balance.
We strongly recommend that the client takes out insurance to cover any cancellation.
All clients must be insured against holidays risks. Their signature on the booking form is a declaration that the client has a travel insurance and cancellation cover. On the Booking Form the client have to include the name and address of the insurance company and the policy number.
Security and Valuables
Any valuables left at the villa are left at own risk. Neither we nor the Owner are responsible for any loss. When provided, burglar alarms must be activated, safes used and proper care be taken against theft and burglary. It is essential and your responsibility to ensure all doors, shutters, windows are closed and locked when leaving the villa, or when by the poolside/in the grounds. No refund can be given should the client decide to vacate the property as a consequence of a burglary; unless it can be proven that the Owner has failed to inform the client of anti-burglary systems in the villa.
A security deposit is required to cover the cost of any damages or breakages to, or at the property, any additional cleaning, the cost of telephone and/or other services/utilities that are not included in the rental price. This amount will be payable by the client direct to the Owner in cash in Euros at the arrival.
The cost of utilities and/or other services used by the client or any damage caused by the client will be deducted from the security deposit and the remaining balance will be returned to the client by the Owner at the departure from the villa. If the security deposit paid by the client is not sufficient to cover the cost of such utilities and/or services or damage, the Owner is entitled to recover any additional costs from the client.
It is a client's responsibility to make sure the client deals with the arrangements for the security deposit. We can take no responsibility for any loss in relation to the security deposit.
The Owner reserves the right to make deductions from the security deposit for any extra cleaning, over the number of hours committed to departure cleaning, and to claim against the client for damage or loss, the cost of which exceeds the security deposit.
Rentals run from Saturday to Saturday (unless otherwise agreed):
- arrival times: between 3 p.m. and 7.30 p.m.. For late arrivals after 7:30pm hours there could be foreseen an extra charge of 50 Euros. After 22:00 hours it will be not possible to arrange a check in.
- departure times: before 10.00 a.m. (unless otherwise agreed):
- any delays or variations must be communicated at least 48 hours before arrival. No refund will be given if the guest is unable to take up residence of the property on the expected day or at the scheduled time owing to travel problems. The same rule applies to early departure
Cleaning and order
The houses must be delivered and left clean and in order. Crockery and other equipment of the house (chairs, blankets, etc.) must not be used or transported out of the house. Candles and oil burners are not permitted inside the house and must be used with great care on paved terraces. After delivery, repairs of breakdowns caused by the Clients and those of ordinary maintenance (plugging of toilets. and basins, damages to equipment and furniture and to the property, stains on mattresses and bed covers, broken crockery) will be charged to the Clients and the amounts will be deducted directly from the security deposit. In uncertain circumstances the person in charge will keep the whole of the security deposit and will return any balance together with receipts for the expenses met for repairs carried out after the departure of the Client.