Settignano holiday apartment rental with shared pool, balcony/terrace and air con and log fire

Desideria - 1 and 2

from £432 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:

from £432 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:

Estimated nightly price based on a weekly stay. Contact the advertiser to confirm the total cost.

Apartment / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6 Home 714980

Need more information about booking Home 714980 ?

Apartment / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed

Desideria offers both rural peace and quiet and proximity to Florence. The location could not be better! Located above the centre of Florence, the property is set in a classical Tuscan landscape, surrounded by olive trees. The picturesque village of Settignano is within walking distance (500 m), and the centre of Florence is just six km away. The idyllic grounds measure 3.7 acres and offer a stunning view over Florence. The property is gated and accessed by a paved road. The swimming pool has been made in 2011. The pictures date from 2011 when the pool was still under construction. In the meanwhile grass has grown around the pool.

Accommodations are in three units (Unit 1 & 2 can only be rented together), each with independent entrance and outdoor spaces to relax or dine al fresco. A well-tended garden provides fresh vegetables and overlooks the countryside and the city of Florence. The buildings were once used to store lemon trees during the winter and the olive crop in the fall. Now they have been converted into beautiful country homes with a perfect balance between modern and traditional furnishings. The owner, a well known interior designer, lives in a separate house on the property. She is fluent in English and French and is happy to help her guests during their stay on her property.

Unit 1 is located in the main house, Unit 2 and 3 are independent little houses just a few meters away. Unit 1 sleeps two and Unit 2 sleeps four people, and they can only be rented together for a total of six people. Also Unit 3 sleeps six people. A total of 12 people can be accommodated.

Settignano is a picturesque borgo northeast of Florence with spectacular views. It is located in a marvellous environment, surrounded by meadows and olive groves. A grocery shop, breakfast bar, restaurant and the bus stop are in walking distance. From here, you can take a bus into Florence in just 15 minutes. This is the right place to travel without car. In case you travel by car: The A-1 highway is a just 10-minute drive; with Siena, Lucca, Pisa, Chianti, Grosseto and many other destinations within easy reach.

Do you wish to whet your appetite for Florence? Visit our new culture website and browse through the 70 museums of Florence:

UNIT 1 / this unit is located in the house where the owner lives.

Ground floor:

Living room with fireplace (can not be used to BBQ)

Kitchenette with microwave and dishwasher; view towards the garden

Outside area with garden furniture (in front of Unit 2; 15 meters away)

14 narrow steps leading down to lower level

Lower level:

1 double bedroom with king bed (bed size 180 x 200 cm) with French doors opening onto a courtyard with a view over Florence; en suite bathroom with shower. (Please note that the courtyard is for the owner's use; guests of Unit 1 have their outside area off the living room on the upper floor.)

UNIT 2 / this unit is a detached cottage some metres away.

Ground floor:

Spacious living room with TV and fireplace (can not be used to BBQ)

Fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher and dining area overlooking the patio

Small laundry/storage room with washing machine and storage

Magnolia Suite with king bed (200 x 200), walk-in closet; en suite bathroom with shower over tub

Green Room with king bed (180 x 200), wardrobe; en suite bathroom with large shower

Elegantly furnished patio with sitting area and dining table

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 3 En suites
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire
Pool Shared outdoor pool (unheated)
General Air conditioning, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Double beds (3), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Shared garden
Access Secure parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users

Build your perfect trip, with Holiday Lettings & TripAdvisor

Real opinions, real reviews

Genuine guest feedback from 100,000+ reviews

Quick response times

Know where you're staying within 24 hours

Guest reviewsPowered by TripAdvisor

Guest reviews no reviews

Guest reviews Powered by TripAdvisor

Help other travellers decide where to stay

This holiday home hasn’t got any reviews yet. The average rating on Holiday Lettings is four out of five. This place could be newly added or perhaps it’s a well kept secret. Either way, it’s time to reveal all.

Be the first to write a review

This advert is created and maintained by the advertiser; we can only publish adverts in good faith as we don't own, manage or inspect any of the properties. We advise you to familiarise yourself with our terms of use.

Contact the manager

This price is an estimate based on the latest rate information available to us. Contact the advertiser to ask for the exact price, including any additional fees.

from £432 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:

Reservation rules

7 Nights min stay

Estimated nightly price based on a weekly stay. Contact the advertiser to confirm the total cost.

Email the owner

    By sending this email you agree to our terms of use and privacy policy.

    You're booking with

    Bettina Röhrig (Property Manager Hidden Italy)

    • 2 Years listed

    100% Response rate

    Calendar last updated:27 Jul 2015

    Based in Germany

    Languages spoken
    • English
    • German
    • Italian

    Payment accepted

    Credit cards accepted

    Also consider

    Province of Florence 6,046 properties
    Province of Siena 3,770 properties
    Province of Lucca 2,905 properties
    Province of Arezzo 2,601 properties
    Florence 2,316 properties
    Province of Pisa 1,659 properties
    Province of Grosseto 1,382 properties
    Province of Livorno 1,154 properties
    Province of Pistoia 533 properties
    Province of Massa Carrara 419 properties
    Certaldo 177 properties
    Reggello 115 properties
    Vinci 112 properties
    Borgo San Lorenzo 69 properties
    Fiesole 65 properties
    Province of Prato 65 properties
    Empoli 46 properties
    Sesto Fiorentino 24 properties
    Maremma 21 properties
    Calenzano 9 properties

    Start a new search

    Don’t let an old browser slow down your holiday

    Your browser is out of date and might not work well with our website. Download the latest version to speed up your hunt for the perfect holiday home.

    Just click on the icons to get to the download page