Vacations to Italy offer a plethora of accommodation options, but perhaps it’s the Villa that best captures the imagination of those planning a visit to the Italian countryside. Villas are an excellent option for families or small groups or for those who enjoy a self-catering option. Most include kitchens or kitchenettes which are ideal for guests who’d like to have some of the regions epicurean delights on hand whether for breakfast before heading out to explore the region, an afternoon snack, or a full Tuscan feast prepared in the comfort of their home away from home.
Often tucked away in and around small villages, Villas present an ideal base from which to explore the region. Visitors to Tuscany can spend their days exploring Florence, San Gimignano, Siena, Pisa, Chianti and return in the evening to relax and either prepare dinner in the villa or venture out to dine with the locals. While not the only accommodation option in the Italian countryside, Villas are certainly the preferred option for guests looking to experience the rich flavor of the Italian countryside.
The Villa Vecchia Hotel is situated in Frascati, a wonderful place in the middle of the Roman Castles it’s surrounded by a great park and immersed in an environment of art and nature. Enjoy the possibility of a stroll through the ancient ruins in the park surrounding Hotel Villa Vecchia, admiring the luxuriance of the vegetation which features a vast array of flowers and century-old plants. The Hotel features a stunning panoramic terrace offering breath-taking views over the city of Rome and the nearby Roman Castles. Offering a perfect setting to spend unforgettable evenings and enjoy special moments.
Built in the 16th century by a Cardinal, the villa is situated on a hill overlooking the ancient city of Rome, the sea and Tivoli. Villa Grazioli is a masterpiece of the 16th century art, history and culture, filled with magnificent works of art painted by Italian masters like Ciampelli, Carracci and Pannini. Today Villa Grazioli is a refined hotel member of the famous international chain Small Luxury Hotels of the World. Guests can experience the typical atmosphere of an old aristocratic Villa rich in art, while enjoying the comfort and technology of a modern hotel
Villa Casagrande, a superior and elegant hotel located in the historical centre of Figline Valdarno, a small town strategically located between the cities of Florence, Arezzo and Siena, is a vast and characteristic building with a large and austere courtyard in pure Tuscan style. In addition to sight-seeing, the villa offers a plethora of opportunities based on the culinary tradition of the region. With a working farm and vineyard on site, cooking classes and wine tasting courses are available for visitors.