Villa Augusta, Florence Area, Tuscany has a long and rich history, a tangible splendor that can be felt emanating from its princely living areas and commanding views of the surrounding hills and valleys.
Originally built in the 13th century, this noble home was once one of the twelve sumptuous hunting residences of the Granduke Ferdinando I de Medici, grandson of the famous Lorenzo Il Magnifico (Lorenzo the Magnificent). Built on a hill of olive trees and vineyards, the villa has retained its original architectural beauty and serenity. The entire estate has been carefully restored and improved upon by the present owner, a Prince, whose family bought the property more than two hundred years ago.
All the rooms are decorated with antique furniture and paintings, Venetian glass chandeliers and Persian carpets, while all the bathrooms have been recently renewed. Guests will be able to reside in such a unique and truly special atmosphere while enjoying the enchanting Italian garden, the beautiful park, the numerous bedrooms and the large swimming pool.
Augusta is particularly recommended to Golf and SPA lovers, as it is perfectly located few minutes from both. The whole property guarantees an extreme level of privacy, security and tranquility, while being ideally located to explore nearby Florence, Lucca, Pisa, the Versilia coast of Northern Tuscany, the Chianti wine area and further afield, Cinque Terre and Portofino.
The Weekly Rate Includes: Electricity, water and final cleaning; Housekeeping service up to 4 hours per day; Cook services daily (Tuscan cuisine) – food and beverages extra; Staff has one day off during the week; Pool towel change on Tuesday and Thursday; Daily pool cleaning and garden maintenance; Computer at disposal of the guests, connected with ADSL line; Unlimited Wi-Fi internet access; Apple TV with 230 movies, Netflix
Getting there : Florence Airport 40 mins. Pisa Airport : 50 mins. Rome Airport : 3hr. 20 mins.
Bedroom 1: Ground floor Master bedroom with a king-size bed and en-suite bathroom with shower, vanity and WC. 2 guests maximum.
Bedroom 2: Ground floor Master bedroom with a king-size bed and en-suite bathroom with bathtub, vanity and WC. 2 guests maximum.
Bedroom 3: First floor bedroom with a king-size bed and en-suite bathroom with shower, vanity and WC. 2 guests maximum.
Bedroom 4: First floor bedroom with a king-size bed and en-suite bathroom with bathtub, shower, vanity and WC. 2 guests maximum.
Bedroom 5: First floor bedroom with two single beds and en-suite bathroom with shower, vanity and WC. 2 guests maximum. Known as the Children's 1 Bedroom.
Bedroom 6: First floor bedroom with two single beds and en-suite bathroom with shower, vanity and WC. 2 guests maximum. Known as the Children's 2 Bedroom.
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For new bookings with travel dates during 2020 Season, the Property Manager is modifying the cancellation policy as follows :
~ If guests cancel the reservation more than 15 days prior to the arrival, 10% of the Gross Rental will be forfeited.
~ If guests cancel the reservation within 14 days of the arrival date, 100% of the Gross Rental will be forfeited
The Covid-19 Modified Cancellation Policy is applicable in the event that :
1. The Italian government refuses passengers’ entry based on their origin (whether by residence, recent travel to a particular destination, or based on flight origin).
2. A Foreign government issues a specific travel ban to or from Italy that prevents a guest from traveling.
3. A Level 3 CDC Warning against Italy must exist.
|2020 Sep 19 to Nov 1 September 19, 2020 - November 1, 2020 (7 night minimum)||6||$3,502.00||$24,514.00|
|2020 Dec 21 to 2021 Jan 9 December 21, 2020 - January 9, 2021 (7 night minimum)||6||$3,995.00||$27,965.00|
Note: The rates above are subject to 5% Tax/Service Charge.
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Major credit cards accepted in US Dollars.