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The MOONLIT & SUNNY COTTAGE in an olive grove close to Florence in Tuscany

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1 bedroom
1 bathroom
4 guests
3 nights minimum
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IL COLLE DI FALTUGNANO: immersed in an olive grove on a Tuscan hills and with an amazing view of the valley, the stone cottage with every comfort has been remarkably recovered a few months ago by an old house, a caravanserai a few century ago. In a strategic position close to Florence, but also to Prato, Pistoia, Lucca, Pisa, Siena, Mugello and Chianti: a good base for exploring Tuscany and be independent at the same time with supermarkets and restaurants just a few minutes away. Close to a farmhouse you can buy fresh local organic ingredients, such as bio vegetables, eggs or cheese. Private access and parking, it is part of a larger historic property in the small medieval village of Faltugnano. The cottage has a simply astonishing outdoor area with three large and furnished terraces ar...IL COLLE DI FALTUGNANO: immersed in an olive grove on a Tuscan hills and with an amazing view of the valley, the stone cottage with every comfort has been remarkably recovered a few months ago by an old house, a caravanserai a few century ago. In a strategic position close to Florence, but also to Prato, Pistoia, Lucca, Pisa, Siena, Mugello and Chianti: a good base for exploring Tuscany and be independent at the same time with supermarkets and restaurants just a few minutes away. Close to a farmhouse you can buy fresh local organic ingredients, such as bio vegetables, eggs or cheese. Private access and parking, it is part of a larger historic property in the small medieval village of Faltugnano. The cottage has a simply astonishing outdoor area with three large and furnished terraces around the cottage to choose the exposure, a private garden and an olive trees field. In the cottage a Carrara marble kitchen with a typical tuscany sink and a dominant orange SMEG refrigerator is equipped with dishwasher, microwave, kettles, coffee makers and everything you need if you love cooking as I do. Dining tables both inside and outside on the valley terrace and living area with a glass window on the valley, a double sofa bed (cm143x178) and access to the large outdoor terrace with a specific WiFi area, present everywhere. Note that the living room is not separate but open on the bedroom where a double bed (cm160x195) and a wardrobe are. Access to a covered terrace and the private garden between olive trees and officinal plants. A bathroom with a shower and an old sink and a laundry room is equipped with washing machine and iron. The cottage is air conditioned in every room; in the field there is a sunny / stargazing area where you can relax in peace and privacy. An old liberty bed can be used as a sunbathing bed or lying in the night under a bright sky of stars, away from any kind of pollution. More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
A car is required and a private car park is beside the cottage and accessible by a private gate. Privacy is total. Just 10 minutes away from the train station and Florence is only 15/20 minutes by train. The cottage is a no smoking area. Children will be under the responsibility of their parents. Guests can take advantage of an electric gate with a remote control and park beside the cottage in a dedicated car park. At check in two joyful golden retriever dogs and us welcome our guests.
Bathrooms
1 Shower
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About the Owner
Alessandro F
Languages spoken:English, French, Italian
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2015
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Reviewed 28 May 2019

Alessandro is very warm and welcoming to the Moonlit and Sunny Cottage. He oriented to the cottage and gave us an excellent map of the area. He is responsive through WhatsApp and his cottage is a nice break from the hustle and bustle of big...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank fuzzster
Reviewed 27 May 2019

We had wonderful holidays at Alessandros cottage. The cottage has a beautiful view (just between olive trees), it is surrounded by a beautiful garden, it is beautifully renovated and has a very stylish interior. Everything is very clean. Alessandro and Emiliano are perfect hosts. They...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank mkbauer
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Reviewed 27 May 2019

Book a stay here! .... Even though I don't want to share this gem of a place! Honestly, one of the best mini-breaks we have had. A wonderful location, which gives you the feeling you are away from the world, but is actually so close...More

Date of stay: April 2019
Thank Rachel T
Reviewed 27 November 2018

It's been over 6 months since our stay at the cottage and I can still remember so many perfect details. How warm and friendly our hosts were and how beautiful and picturesque the cottage was. We plan on going back next time we are in...More

Date of stay: June 2018
1  Thank Roam771004
Reviewed 5 November 2018

We have been using Airbnb/home rental services for almost a decade and this is the best place we have ever stayed. The cottage is incredibly private. Alessandro's house is just down the hill, but with the olive orchard and the separate entrance you feel as...More

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank Getaway17493822646
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dishwasher
Freezer
Refrigerator
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Mountain Views
Patio
Private Garden
Safe
Secure Parking
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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About the neighbourhood
In a strategic position close to Florence, but also to Prato, Pistoia, Lucca, Pisa, Siena, Mugello and Chianti: a good base for exploring Tuscany and be independent at the same time with supermarkets and restaurants just a few minutes away. Close to a farmhouse you can buy fresh local organic ingredients, such as bio vegetables, eggs or cheese.
Getting around
Just 10 minutes away from the train station and Florence is only 15/20 minutes by train. Florence airport or Pisa airport are the closest airport.
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