Villa San Michele is an old farmhouse dating back to the 1600 's, situated on the outskirts of the hamlet of Vico d 'Elsa, on the hills between Florence and Siena , facing San Gimignano.
Thanks to the meticulous restoration of the old building carried out by its owners, the villa has been restored to its original splendour and is a place of outstanding charm in which to stay, even for considerable periods of time,surrounded by a particular atmosphere characterised by comfort and little, long-forgotten , details.
Villa San Michele has become an enchanting country residence which, once visited and left, will leave you with the desire to return.
The spacious,bright interiors are carefully furnished; every room studied right down to the tiniest detail, with antique furniture, Persian carpets, original paintings and authentic Tuscan items. The original interior structure with open brick arches lends striking charm to the villa.
The floors are made of Tuscan terracotta tiles and the ceilings feature wooden beams and mizzens.At guests'disposal:
Outside, next to the kitchen, a wooden porch, furnished with a table and chairs, is perfect for dining al fresco in the garden.A large garden with private parking facilities surrounds the house, guaranteeing privacy.
Private swimming pool (6x12 mts — depth cm. 80-130)
Guests can descend charming steps made of tuff, dug directly into the soil of the garden, leading tothe swimming pool, strategically positioned in a panoramic spot overlooking the surrounding countryside and the beautiful medieval hamlet of San Gimignano, famous in the world for its towers and Vernaccia wines. Distances:
Supermarket: 3,5 km along the S. S. 429 direction Poggibonsi
Closest village: 500 mts Vico d ’Elsa with Restaurant/Pizzeria, Pizzeria, Grocery shop, Wellness, Bar, Hairdresser, Church, Pharmacy.
Poggibonsi: 6 km
Siena: 35 km
Florence: 40 km