Cultural Basecamp

Villa Olmi Resort

Florence, Italy

Prices From: $3500-$4500 Wk.

At Bagno a Ripoli, 15 minutes from downtown Florence, an old country estate once again displays the splendor of a master's villa and the simple elegance of a rural ambiance. Surrounded by the greenery of the centuries-old park, Villa Olmi Resort is an exclusive example of the good life: rare amenities, innovative services, and a restaurant with gastronomic cuisine, a wine cellar with prestigious vintages, a swimming pool, and free shuttle to and from the center of Florence...

The Farmhouse,and Farmers' quarters are carefully-restored old structures which welcome guests in rooms, suites and apartments, amidst historical spaces, interior d├ęcor and luxury amenities and the ever-present services of a 5 star hotel.

In La Villa, the oldest building of Villa Olmi Resort, extraordinarily large spaces are furnished with refined taste where the antique furniture and chandeliers in Murano glass give a touch of real class to the rooms. The charming ambiance continues in the bathroom with ultra pleasant jacuzzis and fine marble decor. Plasma television sets, technological connections with the reception, wireless system and all the comforts offered by an exclusive 5 star hotel, complete the hospitality at La Villa.Once the house of farmers and to shelter Villa Olmi's animals, La Colonica has refound the real rural ambiance of Tuscany in its Impruneta terra cotta floors, chestnut doors, windows and furniture and limestone plaster. Two apartments with four bedrooms, each with private bathroom, are the hospitality solution at Villa Olmi Resort dedicated to families who wish to spend a few days in the peace of the estate a short distance from Florence.

The heart of Villa Olmi Resort, La Fattoria together with the Limonaia house 38 rooms (31 Classic Rooms and 7 Junior Suites including 5 with private garden) and the Resort's public spaces and rooms: Restaurant, Bar, Wine bar, "Le Volte" meeting room and the pool framed by the hortus conclusus, the lovely vegetable garden - garden of the estate.

Villa Olmi Resort shares the pleasure of eating and drinking well with its guests with the traditional Italian cuisine of the Resort's gourmet restaurant, "Il Cavaliere" and refined "Wine bar". Accompanying the experience of tastes offered by Villa Olmi Resort's restaurant, the exclusive in-house cooking courses held by Marco Tremonte are a fascinating journey for discovering the lands of Tuscany.

Just 1 km from the Firenze Sud exit on the A1 freeway, 6 km from the beautiful Piazza del Duomo, the historic heart of Florence, on the road that goes from Florence to the Chianti and Valdarno areas, Villa Olmi Resort is the ideal spot for a stay in an exclusive luxury hotel, nestled in the peace of the Florentine hills, a few minutes from the art and history of Florence and hills of the Chianti area, that provide Italy and the rest of the world with one of the warmest, most enticing wines.

Location

Region: Europe - Western

Nearest Airport: FCO

Address:
Via degli Olmi 4/8
50012 Bagno a Ripoli
Florence
Tuscany
Italy

Amenities/Activities

Culinary Classes Culinary Classes

General Information

- Please note that rates are subject to change due to exchange rate fluctuations.

Cancellation Policies

This reservation can be cancelled 72 hours prior the arrival date without any fee. In case of late cancellation or no-show, one night of penalty will be charged.