The Villa and the Medieval Village called "Il Borro" are located in the heart of the Valdarno countryside, near to the small village of San Giustino Valdarno. The cities of Florence and Arezzo are not so far as well, and thanks to the strategic position excursions all over Tuscany are very convenient and accessible.
Villa il Borro belongs to Ferragamo family since 1993, and after major renovations the it has now been restored to its originals glory. An imposing gateway and long cypress lined driveway lead to the piazza where the villa is situated, before reaching the main entrance one passes a second security gate and the stable block. With over seven hundred hectares of land the estate offers many lots of amenities with a large and private swimming pool, horse riding, biking and strolls through the outstanding countryside or trekking over the Pratomagno mountain (in general, Apennines mountains)...
The staff is included in the rental, a luxury quality service is guaranteed: cleaning lady, butler, chef for breakfasts, lunches and dinners, consierge and a dedicated reception desk. Breakfast and lunch traditional Tuscan buffet fare is prepared either in the dining room or on one of the terraces and for dinner one of the available international chefs will be at your complete disposal to prepare exquisite formal gala dinners or just a simple and traditional meal.
The villa is situated in a dominant position overlooking the medieval village of the Borro. The house itself portrays a stately elegance and is designed for comfort and practicality with three entrance levels. The road level floor houses laundry and service facilities, with a large kitchen which serves the lower terrace, moving upwards one finds the servants apartment, wine cantina, pantry, dispensary, saloon bar and billiard room and entrance to the fully equipped gymnasium, sauna and heated indoor pool.
The main level of the house overlooks the ornate formal Italian garden and has another large terrace. On this floor are the main entrance and hall, main marble stairway, two studies, bathroom, large drawing room, formal dining room, mud room and family kitchen. Moving upwards via either the main stairs, back stairs or elevator one finds the mezzanine level with four gracefully decorated double bedrooms, all with en-suite bathroom, with access to a small lounge/TV room and kitchen. The next floor houses the six master bedroom suites, all sumptuously fitted and a small service kitchen.
Air conditioned works throughout the entire villa (bathrooms excluded), as well as Wi-fi internet connection.
Guests have only to choose from the wide range of activities: relaxing walks in the gardens or around the extensive estate, horseback rides through forests and vineyards, flying lessons, hot air ballooning, soccer, bike rides, golf practice on the driving range, city excursions and gourmet delights.
Guests will spend here unforgettable days, enjoying - or better, delighting - the vast number or services and amenities provided in such a stunning location. In other words: it is really hard to find a better accommodation in terms of quality.
This property is open all year around and the minimum stay is 1 night. Pets are allowed.
Included in the price: internal and heated swimming pool (no extra cost for heating the pool), external swimming pool; villa, garden and swimming pool maintenance; air conditioning and Wi-fi internet connection.
This apartment for rent is not a hotel, agritourism, B&B or similar, and therefore by law, extra services similar to those you may find in these types of accommodations, such as a reception, concierge or security, receiving mail, provision of meals and drinks, cleaning and change of linen during your stay, and amenity kits with soaps etc. are strictly prohibited.
APE energy certification level: G 132.5 kWh/m2 per year
Outdoor parking for several cars.
The Valdarno area is absolutely strategic: Florence, Arezzo, Siena and Rome all all within a range of 200 Km. Even the seaside (Tirrenian or Adriatic sea) is quite easy to reach through the A1 highway. The property faces the Apennines mountains, whose peak is called "Monte Pratomagno" ("The wide field mountain"). The mountain landscapes are completely different from the ones in the Alps (northern Italy): here slopes are gentle, trekking and running can be easily practiced. The weather is usually quite mild as well, not too cold in winter, neither too hot in summer.
The Arezzo - Valdarno area also offers amenities such as luxury shops and commercial centers: "Valdichiana Outlet Village", "The Mall", shops selling luxury brands.
History and architecture are of course one of the major points: Arezzo, Florence, Anghiari, Figline Valdarno, Montevarchi, Terranuova Bracciolini, the Vallombrosa and Camaldoli cloisters. Olive oil, wine and typical Tuscan food are obviously a big part of history and tradition.
Arezzo 21 Km; Florence 64 Km; Siena 62 Km; Rome 235 Km; Anghiari 39 Km; Montevarchi 18 Km; Terranuova Bracciolini 14 Km; Figline Valdarno 17 Km; Vallombrosa 43 Km; Camaldoli 44 Km.
Garden and pool maintenance
Indoor heated swimming pool
Outdoor swimming pool
Pool dressing room with showers
Independent heating system
Library and books for children
Air conditioned throughout the villa
Wi-fi connection throughout the villa
Night time surveillance
Several parking spaces available
Iron and ironing boards
Bedroom, bathroom and pool linens provided
- Inclusions Internet
Available methods of payment:
- Check-in time: 16:00 - 19:00
- Check-out time: 09:00 - 11:00
- Cancellation Policy The full rental amount paid will be retained.
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