Villa Merlo

Stunning villa with pool and Italian Maze Garden, just 3 km from the center of Florence

3
August 2021
Tuesday
4
August 2021
Wednesday
2
Features
Check-in:
16:00 - 19:00
Check-out:
11:00
Standard occupancy:
24
Max occupancy:
24
Bedrooms:
12
Bathrooms:
12
Area:
700 m2
Type:
Villa
Description

Villa Merlo


Stunning villa with dependance, pool and Italian Maze Garden, located along the Chiantigiana road, just 3 km from the center of Florence. It can sleep up to 24 people, has 12 bedrooms and 12 bathrooms.

External Description


Villa il Merlo is located in a strategic position: a few km from the center of Florence but at the same time in a quiet neighborhood of the Florentine countryside, away from city traffic.
The villa is surrounded by a large private park with olive trees, cypresses, fruit trees and ancient terracotta flower pots. Guests can admire the Italian Maze Garden with its splendid labyrinths and panoramic views of the Tuscan hills.
The property boasts a beautiful pool (5 x 10 m), surrounded by nature, and provided with sun beds and parasol. Next to the pool is a large gazebo equipped with a sofa, seats, dining table, outdoor kitchen, barbecue and wood-burning oven.
A private parking (for 5 cars) is also available.

Internal Description


Villa Merlo consists of the main building and the dependance. The whole property can accommodate up to 24 people with 12 bedrooms and 12 bathrooms. All bedrooms have air conditioning, and are furnished with antique furniture and paintings. Pets are allowed on request.
The caretakers live on the property and sometimes the owner also lives in a private wing of the villa.

Main building: The top floor of the main building - recently renovated with luxury finishes, travertine bathrooms and parquet flooring throughout - can accommodate up to 14 people. Inside you will find: two lounges with beautiful fireplaces, a dining area, two kitchens and two terraces overlooking the garden. The sleeping area consists of 7 bedrooms with king size beds and 6 bathrooms (5 of which are ensuite, 5 with shower and 1 with antique ceramic bathtub).
The lower floor of the building is reserved and some of the lounges can be rented on request for celebrations, dinners, weddings and conferences.

Dependance: The dependance can accommodate up to 10 people. It has 5 bedrooms (3 of which with ensuite bathroom), a living room, a dining room and a kitchen.

Prices and conditions


Included in the price: Utilities (water, gas, electricity); Internet Wifi; final cleaning; continental breakfast every morning; use of the ancient dining room every day from 8.30 to 10.30 for breakfast (other opening times can be agreed with the villa staff at any time); service staff; midweek linen change for stays of at least 7 nights.

Excluded from the price: Lunches and dinners on request; heating according to consumption (if used); other extra services on request. Tourist tax (the amount usually varies, depending on location, from €0,50 to €4.00 per person per night for a maximum of seven nights, excluding minors, and will be paid upon arrival).

Security deposit: Customers are required to pay in advance (bank transfer) 2.000,00€ security deposit upon arrival (cash), which will be returned at the end of the stay upon any damages.

Places to visit


Villa Merlo is located along the “Chiantigiana”, an ancient road leading to the Chianti area, just 3 km from the center of Florence and from Piazzale Michelangelo, where you can admire a breathtaking view of the city.
The nearest bus stop is just 50 m from the gate of the villa (please note that the bus is small and only runs at certain times therefore timetables are necessary). However, larger buses can be found around 600 m from the property.
Some shops, typical restaurants and a grocery store are available at 600-800 m from the villa, while the nearest supermarket is 2 km away.
The proximity to the Chianti Classico area – known worldwide for the prestigious wine – allows you to visit its charming villages such as Greve, Panzano and Castellina.

Main distances: Nearest shops (600 m), Florence center (3 km), Chianti area (25 km), Arezzo and Siena (70 km), Pisa (90 km).
Amenities
Internet access
Bathroom amenities
Kitchen supplies
Acqua calda
Appendini
Area barbecue
Sitting area
Seating area with sofa/chair
Asciugamani
Asciugatrice
Private bathroom
Balcone
Barbeque grills
Biancheria
Bidet
Fireplace
Kitchen
Full kitchen
Culla
Shower
DVD player
Famiglia
Iron
Stove
Oven
Microwave
Refrigerator
Gazebo coperto
Giardino
Giochi
Ingresso privato
Laptop friendly
Dishwasher
Washer
King bed
Queen bed
Letto Queen
Libri
Libri e giocattoli per bambini
Coffee/Tea maker
Non-smoking
Occorrente essenziale
Parcheggio
Parcheggio gratuito
Hairdryer
Plates and bowls
Piscina
Piscina privata
Private pool
Self-controlled heating/cooling system
Romantico
Sala da pranzo
Sala da pranzo
Sala da pranzo privata
Salotto
Dining room seats
Seggiolone
Shampoo
Soggiorno
Tables and chairs
Tv
TV
Bathtub
Vasca da bagno
Zona pranzo all'aperto
Location