Villa Barberino,
Tuscany

"A magnificently restored villa perched on a Chianti hilltop, Villa Barberino boasts sweeping countryside views, all the while serving as an excellent base for exploring Tuscany"

Location

Tuscany

Sleeps

16

The villa Overview

Villa Barberino radiates opulence with its mixture of centuries-old charm, modern minimalist design, and unrivalled vistas. This luxury villa rental in Tuscany, originally built in 1000 AD, sits atop a Chianti hill overlooking the famous rolling Tuscan landscape. The villa itself has been beautifully restored, retaining original features and offers guests every comfort with its timeless yet chic design. The property is strategically located with the most well-renowned Tuscan treasures like Florence and Siena easily reachable.

Surrounding the villa are miles of countryside to be explored or simply gazed at from the villa’s private infinity pool. Guests can also marvel at sunsets and starry nights from the terrace and garden. Beyond the villa, there are plenty of activities and experiences to be enjoyed including fishing, hiking, horseback riding and culinary journeys such as wine tasting, grape harvesting, and truffle hunting. Adventure seekers can take in birds-eye views of the region via hot-air balloon or helicopter, whilst those looking to relax can enjoy shopping trips, private yoga and Pilates lessons or rejuvenate with luxury treatments at a nearby spa.

This spacious villa for rent near San Gimignano can accommodate a total of 16 guests with additional space for infants. The property comprises of a large, fully equipped kitchen and dining area with separate laundry and washroom. There are two living spaces on the ground floor, one which boasts gorgeous views of the valley and has access to the garden and terrace. Additionally, there is a twin room – which can be converted into a super-king - on this level with access to the patio and garden, and a shared washroom. The first floor consists of a large living area with fireplace, a master super-king bedroom with a dressing room and ensuite bathroom, two queen or twin bedrooms also equipped with ensuite facilities, and a further two super-king or twin bedrooms, again with ensuite facilities. There is a final master super-king bedroom located on the second floor which has its own seating area, dressing room and large bathroom. Separately from the main villa, there is a self-contained studio with a king-size bed, kitchenette and ensuite bathroom. Externally, this luxury villa offers alfresco dining spaces and lovely well-kept gardens. The main outdoor feature is the stunning infinity pool overlooking the countryside, which is equipped with a sunbathing area.

The Details

Location

Barberino Val d’Elsa, Tuscany

Close to San Gimignano, Florence and Siena

Sleeping

8 bedrooms, 10 bathrooms

Sleeps 16

inside

Ancient original features

State-of-the-art kitchen

Multiple living spaces

Fireplaces

outside

Heated infinity pool

Pizza oven & barbeque

Afresco dining areas

Private garden & terrace

Table tennis

other amenities

Air-conditioning throughout

WIFI Internet access

Baby equipment & children toys

Chef service on request

Villa Barberino, Tuscany

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The Location

Villa Barberino sits in a very strategic position right in the heart of Tuscany. The villa is just a 7-minute drive from the small historic village of Barberino Val d’Elsa and 25 minutes from San Gimignano and its famous towers. Historic cities and major attractions, Florence and Siena can be reached within 35 minutes and there are three local wineries located within 20 minutes or less from the villa. The nearest airports are Florence and Pisa.

Spend the day shopping in Florence
Enjoy a wine tasting in a local winery
Ride along the panoramic roads of Tuscany