Villa Leo is a fabulous villa close to San Donato in Collina, sleeps 14
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).
22 Oct - 2 April
- 18 June
27 Aug - 22 Oct
|18 June - 27 Aug|
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).
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.
The original dovecot has 4 large windows. It is furnished as a music room.
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
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)
Pergola on patio with outdoor dining
Satellite flat screen TVs
Washing machine & laundry room
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 airport 35km