Villa Leo is a fabulous villa close to San Donato in Collina, sleeps 14

  • Country location
  • 7 bedrooms
  • 7 bathrooms
  • Pretty views
  • Private garden
  • Private pool
  • Pergola on patio for outdoor dining
  • BBQ
  • WI FI internet
  • Flat screen satellite TVs
  • Geothermic cooling + heating
  • Private spa with sauna & Jacuzzi & gym equipment
  • San Donato in Collina – 2-3 kms
  • Florence 20/25 mins

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Villa Leo is a superb villa in a traditional Tuscan style with an original dovecot at the top. It has been restored with care and to a high level. Villa Leo also has an adjacent barn, which can be rented together with the main villa and provides additional accommodation for a further 4 guests.
The installation of geothermic water heating, under floor cooling in summer and heating in winter provides an eco friendly, energy saving way of providing modern comforts with a very low environmental impact.
The location of Villa Leo is superb as it is a short drive into the local town of San Donato in Collina (2-3kms) and within very easy reach of Florence (20–25 mins).

Prices 2022 (in € euros per week)
Low Mid High

22 Oct - 2 April

2 April - 18 June
27 Aug - 22 Oct
18 June - 27 Aug
Villa - €6,700
Villa+Barn - €7,500

Rental: Weekly, Sat to Sat

Prices include: Electricity, water, gas, under floor cooling in Summer, under floor heating in Winter, WI FI internet, linen + bathroom towels + pool towels (changed Wed & Sat), daily cleaning (2 cleaners x 2 hours each) x 6 days per week, wood for BBQ.

Not included: Private use of spa with Jacuzzi - €1,000 per week + €100 final cleaning (booked on first come first served basis) with sauna & gym equipment, cook €100 (dinner + cost of food), villa final cleaning – €400, Villa + barn final cleaning - €500

Local Tourist Tax: included in the rental

Security deposit: €1,000 payable in cash on arrival and refunded on departure.




This is a unique property for the more discerning guest. For large groups it can be rented together with Villa Fortezza next door. Together the villas sleep up to 30 guests.


The main entrance leads in to a hallway and archway. There is a very spacious open plan dining room/ living room with open fireplace and a flat screen satellite TV. The ground floor opens onto a balcony to the side of the villa, which has lovely views. There is a well equipped kitchen with electric hob, oven, large fridge/ freezer, microwave, coffee machine, dishwasher. Also on the ground floor is a double bedroom (can be made a twin) with en suite bathroom with shower (suitable for disabled guests).

  • Entrance hall
  • Spacious double size open plan dining/living room with open fireplace
  • Well equipped kitchen
  • Double/Twin bedroom with en suite bathroom with shower (disabled friendly)
  • Balcony with lovely views


On the first floor there are 4 bedrooms each with an en suite bathroom. There are 3 double bedrooms (1 can be made a twin), all have en suite bathrooms with walk in showers. There is also a master double bedroom (can be made a twin) with en suite bathroom with walk in shower and bathtub. There is also a laundry room with washing machine on the first floor.

  • Master double/twin bedroom with en suite bathroom with walk in shower and bathtub
  • Double/Twin bedroom with en suite bathroom with walk in shower
  • Double bedroom with en suite bathroom with walk in shower
  • Double bedroom with en suite bathroom with walk in shower
  • Laundry room


The original dovecot has 4 large windows. It is furnished as a music room.

BARN - Sleeps 4

The pretty barn next door has a lounge with flat screen TV and an open fireplace and a kitchen corner, which has a double sink, 2 ring electric hob, large fridge, dishwasher. There are 2 double bedrooms (can be made twins) Both rooms have their own bathroom.

  • Living room with open fireplace and kitchen corner
  • Double/Twin bedroom with en suite bathroom with shower
  • Double/Twin bedroom with en suite bathroom with shower


 There are a variety of terraces, patio areas including a BBQ and pizza oven in the basement and a covered loggia for dining “al fresco”. The private pool (6 x 12 mts) is located at a short distance from the villa. It comes equipped with a safety fence if there are toddlers in the group (please request on booking). There are lovely views from the garden and pool.


There is a private spa located in a building at a short distance from the villa. It has a relaxation area equipped with items for making drinks. There is a Jacuzzi, sauna and a marble bathroom with shower as well as an area equipped with fitness machines; cycling machine, running machine etc. The spa can be booked for private use during your stay. It is booked on a first come first served basis with the adjacent villa close by. Whoever requests it first can reserve it - charged extra.


Private infinity pool (6 x 12mts) & outdoor shower
Safety fence available for pool on request
Spa/ fitness rooms with Jacuzzi, sauna, fitness equipment (must be booked in advance, see costs above)
Private garden
Pergola on patio with outdoor dining
Satellite flat screen TVs
Pizza oven
Washing machine & laundry room
Wifi internet
Under floor cooling
Under floor heating
Screens on bedroom windows


Check in between 5pm – 8pm
Check out by 10am
Small animals allowed on request


San Donato in Collina 2 – 3km
Florence 16km
Florence airport 35km
Siena 87km

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