This villa is in Florence, just 5 km outside the city. The city center is 15-20 minutes away. Florence airport 30 minutes by car.
This majestic villa, dating back to the 15th century, is set on the hills near Fiesole, in a very panoramic position.
The large park of the villa consists of terraced gardens, an olive grove, an oak garden and a formal Italian garden. The rooms indoors are elegant and are partially furnished with the antiques and richly decorated with tapestries and antique chandeliers. The villa rents exclsuvely for weddings and events as one-day venue.
The wedding ceremony (Blessing only) can be held either in the Oak garden, under the shade of century-old trees, that enjoys a very beautiful view of Florence in the distance. Alternatevely the ceremony can be held in the Italian formal garden or, for a more casual wedding, in the olive grove.
There is also a small chapel that is perfect for very small groups and there is a Catholic church at walking distance.
In the lower garden there is also a “limonaia”, a rustic space with vaulted ceiling that is very atmospheric and can be used for wedding ceremonies in case of bad weather.
The terrace is perfect for sunset aperitifs since it enjoys long views of the counteyside and of Florence city center. Depending on the number of guests, the seated dinner can be held oudoors, in front of the villa or indoors, in the richly decorated halls. The max capacity indoors is 280 guests in three ballrooms (Tapestry Hall :120 seated guests, the Carriage hall: 90 deated guests, The Red Room: 40-50 seated guests, The Gold room: 40-50 seated guests)
Reception end at 1:30 a.m. but can be lengthened for an extra charge.
La villa does not have any rooms to let but in the same estate and adjacent to the villa there is a complex of houses and rooms that rent for minimum three days. The maximum capacity of the bed & breakfast and apartments is 82 guests.