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The Hilltop Villa

Vicchio, Tuscany, Italy
  • Sleeps 14
  • Bedrooms 7
  • Baths 6
  • Pool
  • View


The Hilltop Villa is located just thirty five kilometers north of Florence in the Mugello region, also known as \"The Switzerland of Tuscany\". This holiday villa rental can accommodate fourteen guests with seven bedrooms and six bathrooms. Originally a medieval structure, the Hilltop Villa was transformed in the eighteenth century and was recently restored to maintain its original charm. Its location allows for easy day trips to such famous cities as Florence, Arezzo, San Gimignano, Siena, Pisa, Lucca and even Rome which is only three hours south on the highway. There is a private pool on the property with views of the beautiful countryside. Guests can also enjoy activities such as golf, tennis and horseback riding. Lago di Bilancino is a nearby lake for such water sports as sailing and windsurfing.
Cooking classes, gourmet meals and wine tasting tours can all be organized upon request.

The Hilltop Villa has two levels. On the ground floor there is a spacious entryway with antiques and paintings. This floor has a lot of room for entertaining with a spacious living room with fireplace, couches, armchairs, satellite television, telephone, and wood beamed ceilings. The adjoining dining room is formal and can seat fourteen guests. There is a large, fully equipped kitchen including dishwasher and washing machine. The kitchen also has a dining room table for less formal occassions. A cook is available upon request as well as wine tasting tours. There is one queen bedrooms on the ground floor and two bedrooms with twin beds (can be made into Queens). All of the rooms have beautiful antique furniture and decorations along with tile floors and wood beamed ceilings. There are two full bathrooms, one with shower and one with tub and shower.
Upstairs there are four bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms.Two bedrooms have Queen beds and two have twins (can be made into Queens).One has a bathtub and the other three have showers. All of the rooms are well appointed, have tile floors and wood beamed ceilings. A drawing room is in the center of the three bedrooms.

The property has a lovely garden with century old trees and a romantic grotto, Grotta dei Delfini. The villa\'s private swimming pool has a panoramic terrace with views of the surrounding valleys and the villa.
A fax can be made available if requested and pets are allowed upon request.



There is no way to describe the experiences of staying at the Villa. OUTSTANDING!! The views, sitting on the terrace after a long day of touring the countryside, the pool on a warm day, it was something I hope to experience again. It was truly a once in a lifetime week.


When you book from abroad, you are never quite sure what you might find, but what a pleasant surprise! A beautiful villa and an equally delightful town.

TB, England

What a dream to stay in such a lovely villa which has such depth of history, aestethic and comfort! This was the perfect way to enjoy the Tuscan countryside with our extended family. In your home we have created lifelong memories to be cherished.


We appreciated our stay at the Villa in a way you could never fully grasp. We have been surrounded by beauty and rich history since we have arrived. We have seen the artistic genius of Florence, the fairy tale streets of Siena, and the unimaginable beauty of Tuscany. All of these wonderful memories led up to our wedding day. This experience has been what dreams are made of.


The entire experience at the villa surpassed all our expectations. We all leave with special memories that we will always cherish. We will not say “Good bye” because we know we will come back to visit again. Our thanks for sharing with us the wonderful history of this beautiful place. And most importantly, thank you for the kindness and friendship you shared with us. Grazie!


The Villa was absolutely wonderful and we all appreciated your assistance and attention in making sure we were apprised of everything we needed to know to ensure a wonderful stay. I will never forget the absolutely breathtaking views, the marvelous weather, the wonderful wines, of course… the city of Florence, but mostly… the WONDERFUL Italian people!



Living room, Dining room, Kitchen, Study, Terrace.


Bedroom 1 - Queen size bed with bathroom ensuite

Bedroom 2 - Queen size bed with bathroom ensuite

Bedroom 3 - Queen size bed with bathroom ensuite

Bedroom 4 - Queen size bed (can be made into twins)

Bedroom 5 - Queen size bed (can be made into twins)

Bedroom 6 - Queen size bed (can be made into twins)

Bedroom 7 - Queen size Bed ( can be made into twins) with bathroom ensuite

King size bed: 180 cm, Queen size bed: 160 cm, Double bed 140 cm, Twin bed: 80-100 cm.


Full bathroom with tub - 2

Full bathroom with shower - 4

Total number of Toilets - 6


Price for The Hilltop Villa

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Extra Charges

1 - Heating : Based on usage
2 - Extra bed : US $ 200/ week/Person

Security Deposit

1000 Euros cash



  • Type: House/Villa
  • Constructed: Middle Ages
  • Remodeled: 2002


  • Pets
  • Children


  • Pool 5x12 m
  • Linens
  • Heating
  • Fireplace
  • Garden
  • View


  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Barbecue
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Washer
  • Phone
  • Television
  • Satellite


  • Caretaker
  • Cook on request
  • Maid on request


  • Area: Rural
  • Car recommended: Yes
  • Walk to Town: No
  • City: Florence - 35 km
  • Town: Arezzo or San Gimignano - 70 km
  • Airport: Florence - 35 km


Location: Vicchio, Tuscany, Italy

The marker indicates the general area of the property


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