Villa | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 10
Villa de' Baroni is located in the medieval heart of Pistoia, behind the Romanesque church of San Bartolomeo, a few steps from the monumental Piazza del Duomo and the lively centre with plenty of good restaurants.
The villa, built in the early 20th Century, has a private park of 13,000 sq.m. This is an ideal destination for those who want to live a unique experience in the seamless integration of nature with classical and contemporary art.
The owner Mario Carnicelli, a renowned photographer and keen collector of archaeological finds and works by famous contemporary artists, has recently decided to share this wonderful location with few lucky guests.
In order to make their stay even more pleasant, a villa's annexe has been turned in a wellness area provided of maxi-Jacuzzi, sauna, emotional shower with Turkish Bath function and gym equipment. The huge private park is ideal to enjoy for long walks or morning jogging.
Find more information and larger photogalleries on our website www.villadebaroni.com
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Viareggio 60 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Florence 30 km, Nearest railway: Pistoia 1 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Jacuzzi or hot tub, Sauna, Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Telephone, Fax machine, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms of which 3 Family bathrooms, 2 En suites and 1 Shower rooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (4), Cots (3), Dining seats for 12, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
The Tuscany region
Tuscany is certainly one of the best known among the Italian regions. It is the land of the Renaissance's capital city, Florence, as well as of many other beautiful medieval towns and villages. It is worldwide famous for the beautiful sweet hills and for the excellence of its wines and food products.
All the different areas of Tuscany represent a world to discover for their natural peculiarities, for the widespread architectural wealth, for the gastronomic traditions and the many folkloric and cultural events.
I will be glad to give you all the needed information to get rapidly acquainted with our area. At check in, I will also provide you with useful maps, brochures and local guides.
Located 20 minutes by car from Florence and Lucca, Pistoia also has much to offer in terms of history, art, monuments, traditions, nature and cuisine. Walking through the picturesque streets of its historic center, visitors will find many good restaurants that offer authentic dishes of the Tuscan tradition, as well as local wines, at fair prices. Very interesting is the huge market that takes place on the monumental Piazza del Duomo and surrounding streets twice a week. Pistoia also offers one of the major zoological gardens in Italy.
To visit, nearby, Vinci with the Leonardian museum, Montecatini with its thermal baths, the medieval villages of Valdinievole including Collodi, the town of Pinocchio, the Butterfly House and Villa Garzoni.