B&B | 9 bedrooms | sleeps 18
Villa Poggio Bartoli lies a breath away from Florence offering the very best for both couples and families. Its spectacular pool overlooks the splendid valley of Mugello, the magnificent setting evokes history and the era of the famous Medici family. The bedrooms and gathering rooms are lavishly furnished with fine antiques and offers the maximum in relax with bathrooms in onyx marble complete with hot tubs. The elegant game room is equipped with a pool table, foosball, and a variety of other games for guests of all ages. Full sized dining room seats 18. Perfect for nature lovers and hikers. A myriad of enchanting places to explore both on foot and on horseback. Special packages for special occasions- all tailored to your needs. Easy access to local markets for bargain hunting and fine local restaurants.
|Size||Sleeps up to 18, 9 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Peretola 40 km, Nearest railway: Vicchio 5 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, Staffed property|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Telephone, Fax machine, Pool or snooker table, Games room, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||9 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms of which 9 Family bathrooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||Single beds (8), Double beds (5), Cots (6), Dining seats for 18, Lounge seats for 20|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, Bicycles available|
|Further details indoors|
Large, fully equipped kitchen to be used by guests or fine dining may be prepared by the villa's private chef.
|Further details outdoors|
The magnificent terrace in front of the villa includes a charming garden where guests may dine under the Tuscan skies and under the shade of remarkable centuries old trees.
Welcome pack on arrival. Pool open from May to September. English speaking representative on hand for any questions.
The Tuscany region
The region of Tuscany is world famous for its charming country side, fantastic landscapes all rich with history. Villa Poggio Bartoli is an antique Medici villa dating back to the 15th century. The rest of the Mugello area is dotted with castles and other remarkable villas to be admired. Four seasons climate is found here in Mugello. Warm and dry mediterranean climate in the summer, cool in the fall and an occasional snowfall in the winter. Guests may visit Florence or any of the other remarkable cities in the area like, Scarperia, (famous for knife-making), Villa Demidoff and the castle of Cafaggiolo.
Vicchio and the area of Mugello is home to the famous artists Giotto, Cimabue and Beato Angelico. Giotto's house is now a museum, open all year round. Weekly open markets offer the best in bargains in food and clothing. For motorcycle lovers, there is Motomondiale, the annual race held on the Mugello circuit. In August the popular MAZE craft show takes place displaying local creative craftsmanship. Vicchio is also home to the Giotto Jazz Festival, usually held in March. In Scarperia during the month of September is the medieval festival of Diotto.