|Stay close to Florence and still enjoy the atmosphere of
the Tuscany countryside! The Settignano Suites offer two elegantly
furnished accommodations within walking distance of a small and picturesque village.
Located in a small borgo with spectacular views,
each is carefully renovated and beautifully appointed. Florence is only six
kilometers away, and can be reach in fifteen minutes by a convenient bus stop.
There are 1.5 hectares (3.7 acres) of grounds that are surrounded by olive and
fruit trees with a beautiful view of Florence.
A new swimming
pool (14m x 7m, depth 1.55m) has just been added!
The units (Settignano
6 guests and
6 guests) can be rented together
for a group up to 12 guests. If rented together, they provide a
comfortable and hospitable experience of Tuscany.
Special note: Settignano 2 can be rented with exclusive use of the full property if
it is rented for three weeks or more and Settignano 1 is not booked.
The houses are classically Tuscan and in the past were used
to store young lemon trees during the winter and olives during the fall
harvest. They are now converted into the most comfortable country homes, where
you can find a perfect balance between modern and traditional furnishings. Each
unit offers a tasteful and private outdoor space for relaxation and al fresco
Settignano was the home of three of the most famous
sculptors of the Renaissance – Desiderio da Settignano, Bernardo and Antonio
Rossellino. As a young man, Michelangelo lived here, in a farmhouse that is now
called Villa Michelangelo.
The owner, a famous interior designer, lives in a house on
the property. She speaks fluent English and French and is happy to assist the
guests during their stay. She has a very well behaved and peaceful dog, who
also lives on the property.
The estate is well landscaped with flowers, herbs and
vegetables, lovingly tended by a gardener. Settignano Suites is a non-smoking
property. Pets are not
Included in the price are daily maid service Monday through
Saturday, heating, final cleaning,
Internet WiFi connection, standard first dinner and basic grocery shopping for
arrival. Bath linen is changed on Tuesday and Saturday, bed linen on
Saturday. Pool towels are included A cell phone is available with a prepaid card. An extra bed is not
Upon request for an additional charge: Extra maid service, laundry service
and cook service.
Accommodation (140 sq meters)
This house is accessed from the French doors located on both the ground
level and first floor. It is equipped with air conditioning, and solar
panels to provide hot water.
First floor: Large living room with TV and
fireplace. Fully equipped kitchen and dining area overlooking a
comfortable outside area suitable for al fresco dining.
Flower suite: Four poster bed (170cm x 200cm), Florence view, fireplace,
walk-in closet and en suite bathroom with tub and separate shower.
Ground floor: Down the fourteen steps and off the attractive jardin
d'hiver there are two other suites:
Black and White Suite: Queen/twin beds (180cm x 200cm), en suite bathroom
with large shower and bath tub, walk-in closet.
Wisteria Suite: Queen/twin beds (170cm x 200cm), safe box, en suite
bathroom with large shower, walk-in closet.
Also on the ground level is a small laundry with washing machine.
Amenities include central heating, air conditioning, satellite TV,
refrigerator, wireless high speed Internet access, washing machine, dishwasher,
private outdoor area, fireplace, safe box and mobile phone with rechargeable card.
Final cleaning: Included
Air conditioning: Included
Internet: Wireless connection included
service: Included, Monday to Saturday
Security deposit: 1500 Euros
Upon request: Extra
maid service, laundry service, cook service.
Late arrival: With approval of the owner, a late arrival is possible between
and 9.00 pm for an extra fee of 50 Euro
Check out: 8:00am – 10:00am
Pool open: May 1 to September 30, 2013. Pool towels are
2013 Weekly Prices
|1 Jan -
6 Apr - 4 May
28 Sep - 21 Dec
|30 Mar - 6 Apr
4 May - 29 June
31 Aug - 28 Sep
21 Dec -
4 Jan 2014
|29 Jun - 31 Aug
Plus Euros 35 booking fee