Charming villa with connected cottage, perfect for families or small groups
Set amidst manicured gardens and lawns of the Viesca Estate, Villa Gelso is a traditional Italian villa comprised of a main house and a separate cottage, accommodating up to 20 guests with ease. The separate dwellings are ideal for group that require extra privacy, or perhaps travelling staff members.
Featuring an amazing view over a breathtaking Tuscan landscape, the property boasts a shimmering pool of crystal waters, perfect for revitalising swim in the Italian sunshine, or sitting poolside on one of the loungers to top up a tan with a good book.
Outdoors there an ample terrace and barbecue area, allowing plenty of space for socialising or events. The villa also benefits from private parking, ideal for driving guests, or for visitors.
Heading into the main villa via the typical Tuscan loggia and into the main entrance hall, guests are greeted with a vast living area, featuring two French doors, opening out onto the terrace giving spectacular views of the Tuscan landscape. Beautiful high ceilings with partially-exposed beams add a sense of warmth and charm to this enchanting property, and guests can relax on sumptuous sofas and enjoy the view.
On the ground floor is a fully-equipped kitchen, perfect for budding chefs, or family meals, which can be taken al fresco. For a more formal event, the dining room with elegant table seats up to ten. This room also benefits from French doors opening out onto the terrace so that guests can feel the gentle Mediterranean breeze whilst enjoying a glass of wine.
On the first floor are the sleeping quarters, comprised of six double bedrooms, and a master bedroom, as well as an additional living room with a library area, perfect for curling up with a book in peace and quiet. There is also a laundry room for the convenience of guests travelling with children, or staying for extended periods.
In the guest cottage there is a spacious living room with a fireplace along with an en-suite double bedroom on the ground floor, plus two en-suite double bedrooms and another living area on the first floor.
This spacious, idyllic villa in the heart of the Tuscan countryside has fantastic views, and with ample living space is ideal for large family holidays, or groups of friends to spend time in the Italian sunshine.
- Landscaped Gardens
- Outdoor Living & Dining
- Swimming Pool
MAIN VILLA – FIRST FLOOR
1 x master bedroom with private living room and en-suite bathroom with bathtub & separate shower
1 x double bedroom with private bathroom with bathtub/shower
5 x double bedroom with en-suite bathroom with shower
GUEST COTTAGE – GROUND FLOOR
1 x double bedroom with en-suite bathroom with shower
GUEST COTTAGE – FIRST FLOOR
2 x double bedroom with en-suite bathroom with shower
|1 Apr 2023 - 10 Jun 2023||EUR 37,800 per week|
|11 Jun 2023 - 26 Aug 2023||EUR 42,000 per week|
|27 Aug 2023 - 15 Oct 2023||EUR 37,800 per week|
|16 Oct 2023 - 2 Nov 2023||EUR 31,500 per week|
|3 Nov 2023 - 16 Dec 2023||Price on request|
|17 Dec 2023 - 7 Jan 2024||EUR 42,000 per week|
Price per week. City tax not included. Pets permitted (on request).
- Fully-equipped kitchen
- Digital TV
- Laundry facilities
- Air conditioning
- Countryside views
- Swimming pool (12 x 6 m)
- Landscaped gardens
- Outdoor lounge area
- Outdoor dining
- Sun loungers & umbrellas
- Butler (available for breakfast)
- Daily housekeeping
- Daily towel change
- Linen change (every 3 days)
- Breakfast served in Villa
- Pool towels
- Exclusive use of the pool
- Pool & garden maintenance
- Utilities (electricity, water, gas)
- Chef service for lunch/dinner
- Food & beverage costs
- Arrival grocery shopping
- Additional housekeeping
- Cooking classes
- Yoga classes
- Activities & excursions
Villa Gelso is part of the Viesca Toscana estate, set amongst the Tuscan hills about 30 minutes outside of Florence.
Visitors can easily explore the surrounding towns and areas including Arezzo, Cortona, Siena, San Gimignana and the Chianti wine region.
Figline Valdarno Train Station – 7 minutes’ drive
Florence City Centre – 45 minutes’ drive
Florence Airport – 50 minutes’ drive
Arezzo – 45 minutes’ drive
Cortona – 1 hour’s drive
Siena – 1 hour, 10 minutes’ drive
Pisa Airport – 1 hour, 40 minutes’ drive
Disclaimer: the location on the map may be approximate due to privacy reasons.