Apartment Fiorentina is located in Lastra a Signa, just outside of Florence. The apartment is part of a villa country estate with lovely views of the surrounding Tuscan landscapes of olive groves and cypress trees. It has 2 bedrooms with large queen beds and 2 brand new modern bathrooms with showers, comfortably accommodating 4 people.
The apartment is elegantly decorated with a mixture of old traditional features as well as modern touches such as exposed wooden ceiling beams, Italian-style plaster walls painted in pastels and luxurious curtains and fine artwork. The main bedroom has large windows and door leading onto a terrace with table and chairs - the perfect spot to enjoy your morning cup of coffee. A sofa bed can accommodate up to 2 additional guests (on request and at owners discretion at extra charge) and a baby cot and high chair is available if required. The large living/dining- room/kitchen has beautiful wooden floors and comfortable lounges and is open-plan so that the cook is never excluded. The well- equipped kitchen has everything you need to whip up a gourmet meal as well as a dishwasher and microwave for your convenience.
Apartment Fiorentina has heating/air-conditioning, wi-fi, cable TV, DVD player and library, washing machine, barbecue, clothes dryer, and all linen and towels are provided. The owners live on the premises and are very happy to arrange restaurant bookings, tours, and cooking classes and provide recommendations and assistance during your stay in Tuscany. A cook and babysitter are also available on request.
There is a good grocery store and an excellent restaurant just down the road and within walking distance. Florence is about 20 minutes away by car or 10 minutes by train from the nearby station.
The estate has a shared swimming pool, tennis courts with parking and there are bicycles and horse riding available nearby. The apartment is set amidst beautiful gardens and is a wonderful base to explore the surrounding area with all the highlights of Tuscany at your doorstep - wine tasting, local markets, hot springs, visits to nearby ceramic factories, and a cooking school less than 5 minutes away with some wonderful country restaurants to experience the best of Italian food and wine, and perhaps some of the best meals of your entire trip!