- Room Type:Entire Apartment
- Max Guests:8
- Min Stay:7
- Pets Allowed:No
- dining area
- iron & board
- linens provided
- towels provided
- washing machine
- living room
- coffee maker
- dishes & utensils
- deck / patio
- pets considered
- children welcome
- wheelchair inaccessible
- smoking allowed
- sight seeing
- scenic drives
- horseback riding
Moderately priced holiday apartment, just a 30 minute bus ride into Florence
Casa Polcanto is a large, self-contained apartment occupying the whole of the first floor of an old village house in Polcanto in the Mugello, some 20 kms north of central Flore …
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Home to Michelangelo's David, Leonardo da Vinci's Annunciation, and Fra Filippo Lippi's Madonna with Child, Florence has some pretty amazing art which surely must be seen by all. The great thing about this apartment in Italy is that it's all walking distance away! Spacious, light, and elegantly furnished, this apartment in the center of Florence will be a great place for a family or friends to spend the holidays.
This apartment is situated in a 17th century palazzo near the Arno River. It is situated on the second floor of a building with an elevator.
(190 m2/2045 ft2)
Second Floor: There is a spacious living room with couches, a TV (local channels only), and a DVD player. There is a dining room with a table and chairs and the kitchen is equipped with a cook-top, oven, microwave, toaster, and dishwasher. There are three bedrooms, each with two single beds (90 cm), which can be connected upon prior request. The first bathroom has a sink, toilet, shower, and separate tub and the second bathroom has a sink, toilet, and shower.
Extra Services: The following are listed as an aid for trip planning; the services and prices are approximate and cannot be guaranteed by Rentvillas. All extra services are payable locally in cash.
* Housekeeping: 10 Euros per hour
* This apartment is located in the same building as the Arnolfo apartment
* Two single beds can be connected to form a queen-size bed upon prior request.
* The bedrooms and living room are provided with portable air conditioning units.
* The telephone works for emergency and/or local calls, only.
Check-In: 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Beautiful property comprising 7 units situated in quiet and panoramic location on the hills surrounding Florence. This property dating back to the 13th century, has been completely restored preserving its original architectural features and turned into welcoming accommodations providing all comforts and nice interiors furnished with pieces of modern design.
Outside, guests can enjoy use of large areas with lawn, solarium terrace and a beautiful pool with water-falls and Jacuzzi area.
This property is approx. 15 km away from Florence and is in easy access to the major destinations in Tuscany as well as to the Chianti region.
The access to the property is via a partially unpaved road.
Distances: San Donato in Collina with groceries 1 km away, Bagno a Ripoli with general stores 10 km; Florence 14 km away, Chianti region approx. 30/40 km away, Arezzo 65 km, Siena 76 km, Lucca 96 km, Pisa 110 km away.
At guests’ disposal: large garden (10000 square meters) with big heated swimming-pool (19 x 14,5 x 8 m – min. depth 1,25 m – max. depth 2,2 m – open from 9:00 to 19:00, from 01/05 to 30/09), beautiful 5-seat Jacuzzi bathtub near the pool.
All of the apartments provide home theatre satellite TV (sky), DVD reader, hi-fi, telephone, free internet connection.
All of the units also have a fireplace but it is not working.
Parking within the grounds.
Services included in the rental price: water, electricity, heating and air-conditioning consumption, final cleaning charges, daily breakfast service and daily cleaning of the apartaments.
Additional Services: Baby bed upon request (free of charge).
Maid service by arrangement € 20,- / per hour (payment on site). All of the apartments provide sofa-beds which are available for 2 children under 12 years (free of charge) or for 1 adult with an extra charge of € 20,- / per day (to be paid on site).
130 m2 Ground floor: living-room (satellite TV, DVD reader) with dining area and kitchen corner (dishwasher, microwaves, coffee maker), double bedroom, bathroom with shower suitable for disabled people, living-room (satellite TV, DVD reader) with dining area and kitchen corner (dishwasher, microwaves, coffee maker), double bedroom, bedroom with a French bed (140 x 200 cm), bathroom with shower. From the living room access on to a personal furnished outdoor area. In the living-room there is a sofa bed available for 2 children under 12 years (free of charge).
Appartamento Radiosa F is an elegant and welcoming apartment in a history-rich eighteenth-century estate. It sleeps four people. From Appartamento Radiosa F you will enjoy a wonderful view of the Tuscan hills. Appartamento Radiosa F is 60 square meters (645 square feet). It features a shared swimming pool, a shared garden, air conditioning (please read description below to check in which rooms the units are installed), winter heating and WI-FI Internet access.
You will be roughly 3 km (1.9 miles) from the center of Florence , where you will find restaurants, the shops and public transportation. You will find the closest restaurant at 2 km (roughly 1.2 miles), a grocery store at 1.5 km (roughly 1 mile) and the stop for ATAF bus line 36 a few meters (feet) away.
Appartamento Radiosa F is located on the first floor of an ancient villa. You will reach it from the parking area along a 200-meters (660-feet) private walkway that cuts through the garden and includes approximately 12 stairway steps.
You will not need a car to stay at Appartamento Radiosa F. If you do have one, you will be able to park it on the premises, free of charge in a reserved parking space.
The Radiosa apartments are part of a complex in the heart of the tuscan countryside, a few steps from Florence. The complex, originally build in the XVI century, is hidden by vineyards and olive trees and surrounded by the luxuriant tuscan scrubs.
From the main gate you'll be surprised by a long alley leading through the vineyards, and, at the end of it, you'll discover this ancient palace that appears just like a daydream.
Once there, you'll be welcomed by a classical italian garden, a sort of labyrinth where in summer the lazy bees buzz around flowers and rare butterflies fly everywhere.
Not so far you'll see an orangerie, a nice covered hall where you could read books or just rest enjoying the magnificent view of the hills. A step further, you'll see the heated swimming pool, from which you'll have a stunning view while bathing or just resting on sun loungers. Or you can relax in the heated jacuzzi, or enjoy a turkish bath, at your disposal in the swimming pool area.
Still following the path you'll see all around green fields, terraces and gazebos, all equipped with tables, chairs and deckchairs.
So, you can walk around the estate and find your own private and secret place where enjoy the quite of the countryside.
The apartments are part of the old palace, each of them easily reachable by the main entrance and through corridors decored with frescos and furnished with ancient pieces.
During the renovations the onwer discovered an old roman amphitheatre, now restored. On summer, it becomes a perfect setting for proms, events, ceremonies or just romantic dinners by candlelights!
And, what about wine? From the famous cellar of Villa Radiosa you could choose the most prestigious wines of Tuscany , and, why not, taste the local homemade wine!
The swimming pool is 4 meters (13 feet) large by 14 meters (46 feet) long, 1.2 meters (4 feet) deep. It is heated. The swimming pool area is equipped with tables, chairs, sun umbrellas, deck chairs, sun loungers and an external shower. From the swimming pool you will enjoy an enchanting view of the Tuscan hills and of Florence at a distance. You will share the pool with the other guests staying at the complex. It is open from the beginning of April until the end of October.
The garden is partly shaded by an ancient gazebo and by tall trees. The garden is equipped with masonry benches, as well as with a table and chairs. From the garden you will enjoy a charming view of the Tuscan hills. You will share the garden with the other guests staying at the complex.
You will be able to enter the wellness room from the swimming pool area. In the wellness room you will find a Turkish bath. Here you will also find an above-ground heated Jacuzzi pool with hydromassage. The wellness room is shared with the other guests staying at the complex.
In the laundry room you will find a washing machine, a clothes dryer, an iron and an ironing board at your disposal (please note that use of the laundry facilities is not included in the rental fee and must be paid locally).
The living room is paved with characteristic terracotta tiles. The ceiling is sloping and has characteristic exposed wood beams. The furnishings are warm and elegant, and include some antique pieces. They include three armchairs and a divan that unfolds into a double bed. In the living room you will also find a cooking area. The kitchenette is equipped with a two-burner gas cooker, a small refrigerator with freezer, a microwave oven, an Italian-style coffee-maker and a kettle. The dining table can accommodate four guests. In this room you will find a satellite television. The room has a high window with a view of the street below and of the other buildings. It is equipped with an air conditioning/heating unit. Here you will also find a safe.
The bathroom is tiled with lucid hand-made majolica tiles and equipped with a washbasin, a toilet, a fully enclosed shower and a hairdryer. You will be able to enter the bathroom from the corridor.
You will be able to enter the bedroom from the corridor climbing 12 steps. This room has no door. It has a matrimonial bed (160 cm/62 inches, wider than a queen-size bed). In this room you will find a satellite television. The bedroom is equipped with an air conditioning/heating unit. Here you will also find a telephone.
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Other holiday homes nearby: Appartamento Radiosa A , Appartamento Radiosa B , Appartamento Radiosa C , Appartamento Radiosa D , Appartamento Radiosa E , Appartamento Radiosa G , Appartamento Radiosa I , Appartamento Radiosa L , Appartamento Radiosa M .
Check-In: 4:00pm - 8:00pm