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Villa near Florence Pool / Theater

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Villa near Florence Pool / Theater

16+ guests
7 bedrooms
16 beds
6 baths
16+ guests
7 bedrooms
16 beds
6 baths

Surrounded by centuries-old oaks, olive groves and meadows, the large 17th century stone farmhouse lies nestled in the Chianti hills near Florence and Siena in a vast garden with salt water pool, contemporary arts, pizza oven and a stone amphitheater


Free parking on premises
Laptop friendly workspace
Cable TV
Indoor fireplace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 queen bed, 1 single bed
Bedroom 3
1 queen bed
Bedroom 4
2 single beds
Bedroom 5
1 queen bed
Bedroom 6
2 single beds
Bedroom 7
1 queen bed, 1 single bed

House Rules

No smoking
Check-in time is 4PM - 7PM and check out out by 10AM


13 Reviews

Mark User Profile
September 2012
Occasionally in life you find something that is not only exactly as advertised, but in fact much much more - La Selva is one such place. This is the third place I have stayed in via AirBnB and it was nothing short of a magical experience. So much more than the 500 words allowed h…
Kate User Profile
September 2017
It can always be scary booking a villa overseas, but this place was a dream! Francesco was an incredible host and the meals we had cooked at the house were some of the best our group ever had.
Maia User Profile
May 2016
Francesco and his family were wonderful, wonderful hosts. The villa itself is beautiful and there are so many things to do, places to see on site - from a private classical concert to yoga taught by a local teacher in the pavilion on the property. Francesco coordinated amazing me…
Andreas User Profile
April 2016
where to start? francesco is amazing and so is his house! no words can describe what we experienced at la selva!!!! we spent a week of happiness, joy and extreeeeemly good food! maria, the chef of the house, is also amazing and worth every cent : ) we highly recommend this place …
Jeffrey User Profile
August 2015
We had a terrific time at Francesco's villa. He and his family made us feel very welcome upon arrival and were very responsive throughout our stay. The villa was perfect for the needs of our large group of 15, with 9 kids. It is a very comfortable place without being too fancy…
Jerry User Profile
August 2014
It is impossible to describe in just 500 words how absolutely wonderful our stay was at La Selva. From the moment our family of 5 (my wife, me, and our 3 kids, ages 20, 17, and 9) arrived (and even before), Francesco made sure we had the time of our lives. He warmly greeted us …
Mia User Profile
May 2014
La Selva i a marvelous place! Totally outstanding! The beautiful surroundings and the warm soul of the house just embrace you. You just want to stay there the rest of your life! The greenery and the stillness (apart from the birdsong) made all of us feeling so good ☺ There are …

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Montevarchi, ItalyJoined in September 2010
Francescoo User Profile
71 Reviews
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Life is about experiences, and there is no greater experience than travel. I born in Tuscany and after travelling all over the world I still live here surrounded by beautiful landscapes, art cities and great food. I enjoy living and working here !! In my free time I like to s…
Languages: English, Italiano
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a day
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