This large classic villa is located in the Val di Cecina, a wide region which extends from the coast, where the town of Cecina and other tourist resorts are located, to the renowned town of Volterra. The area is still among the most unspoiled ones in Tuscany. It offers a very wild and fascinating landscape that embraces a rich flora and fauna including roe-bucks, roe-deer and wild boars. Villa di Montegemoli is an ancient residence which belongs to the same noble family since the 19th Century and it has been used by the family as summer residence. The property is part of an extensive estate of about 1200 hectares, including a castle, an ancient hamlet and several farmhouses, all belonging to the same owners and boasting a rich history dating back to the 12th Century. Montegemoli was also the birthplace of Dante Alighieri's mother and there is a garden dedicated to her on the estate. The location is particularly convenient for sightseeing and in short driving it is possible to reach the famous Tuscan town of Volterra, as well as the beaches or wine destinations such as Bolgheri, famous for the Sassicaia wine. The villa was built on three floors and the ground floor is reserved to the staff, who takes care of the property and provides a full time cooking and maid service. The interiors offer wide rooms furnished in a classic style with pieces of antiques belonging to the family for generations. Spending a holiday in Villa di Montegemoli is like taking a leap in the past with an authentic retro atmosphere. The swimming pool is located in a large flat area surrounded by century-old trees and plants, at less than 100 meters from the villa.
Villa – Pomarance, Tuscany, Italy
2,900 € weekly in low season
4,800 € – high season
7 bedrooms 4 separate bathrooms