Villa Fiammetta A is an apartment which sleeps seven people, of 130 square
meters (approximately 1400 square feet), with a garden and an above ground
swimming pool which are shared with the guests of two nearby apartments.
It is part of an ancient country farmhouse with stone walls, restored and
divided into three vacation houses. It has an open view on the valley and it is
located 23 km (14 miles) from Florence.
It has four bedrooms, two bathrooms, a large living room with a fireplace
and a kitchen.
Villa Fiammetta stands on the top of a hill from which you will enjoy a wide
view of the gentle Tuscan countryside and on the valley of river Arno, from the
top of the Consuma mountains to the verdant woods of Vallombrosa.
The farmhouse is made up of two independent stone buildings, surrounded by a
green lawn and by plots where olive trees and vineyards are grown.
The air is fresh and clear, all around there is vegetation and tranquillity.
The simple ancient stone buildings have that charm that only time is able to
donate, and become part of the quiet landscape of the hills making its beauty
Your vacation at Villa Fiammetta will relax your mind and your body, maybe
after a day spent sightseeing and admiring the artistic and historic treasures
that nearby Florence and the other art cities of Tuscany preserve.
To relax during the good season, guests of the three apartments also have
available an above ground swimming pool which measures 4 by 8 meters (13 by 26
feet), which is placed in the green garden. The area around the swimming pool is
equipped with tables, chairs and deck chairs.
The villa is approximately 23 km (14 miles) from Florence, which can be
reached in approximately 30 minutes by car. The town of Pontassieve is at
approximately 10 km (6 miles), and from Pontassieve you will be able to reach
Florence both by train and by bus. In Pontassieve, as well as in the other
nearby village of Rignano sull’Arno you will find several services:
supermarkets, restaurants, pubs, shops, horse center, tennis courts and a
You will enter Villa Fiammetta A climbing approximately ten steps of an
external stairway made in stone, at the top of which you will find a balcony
made in wood and stone, where you will also be able to seat "al fresco".
You will enter in a nice living room with a fireplace, furnished with a large
wooden table and with warm and well-kept furniture, in the Tuscan countryside
style. Around the fireplace you will find benches and small armchairs.
From the living room you will be able to enter the kitchen, which gets light
from a window with a view of the countryside. The kitchen is equipped with
refrigerator, oven, microwave oven, dishwasher, toaster, a kettle and a cooker. You will reach
the four bedrooms and the two bathrooms along a corridor. Two of the bedrooms
have a double bed, one has two single beds and the last one has one single bed.
The bathrooms have a shower. The furnishing is pleasant and comfortable.
Accommodations: Independent house or villa in small complex