Hilltop Position Dominating the Beauty of Chianti Classico
A vacation base in absolute tranquilty, yet only 25 minutes from the center of historic Florence, Vicolabate features two enchanting apartment rentals for up to a max of 10 persons. Minutes from Greve in Chianti, completely surrounded by seemingly endless vistas of Chianti classico vineyards and olive groves, this is the ideal setting for those looking forward to colorful sunsets and starry nights in Tuscany.
The original farmhouse spans centuries, with intriguing indicators of its rambling expansion. Set on two levels, the owns has created a special haven for those who are curious about “the way it was”. Traditional tools and furniture have been utilized to furnish and decorate the holiday rentals, creating a mini museum of memory lane.
The spacious garden provides several little niches where it is possible to settle in for a bit of relaxation, and meditation. Your closest neighbor will be the deer that in habit the nearby forest, the olive trees and the light breeze that keeps the air fresh and clean.
Top 3 reasons you'll love Agriturismo Vicolabate
360° PANORAMIC VIEWS in CHIANTI
You seem to be able to touch the stars from the hilltop location of Vicolabate, and Impruneta, San Casciano and the Castle of Vico are all in the
EXTRA SPECIAL EVOO EXPERIENCE
Taste the olive oil at Vicolabate but wait, there's more! Taste is together with the owners fresh baked bread. You will want to stock up!
A DECOR DESIGNED TO ENCHANT
The apartments are a treasure trove; the owner worked closely with the local antique dealers to find just the right piece for each room
The owners have furnished and decorated the two apartments Azzuro and Verde as if they were going to be living there instead of hosting guests from all over the world. Exceptional detail was paid to the color schemes, the lighting, the knick-knacks and your comfort. The two apartments can be rented separately or they are easily combined for a private independent vacation villa rental. The rentals lend themselves to a group without small children or pets.
A Delicate Balance between Antique & Contemporary
The two bedroom, two bathroom apartment Verde will accommodate up to 6 persons, utilizing a comfortable sofa bed in the living room. Both apartments are covered by WiFi. The wide plank wood floor complements the sandstone fireplace, a comfy corner for "indoor time". The fully equipped kitchen comes with a super large refrigerator, electric stove, oven, microwave and several small accessories like an electric tea kettle and coffee maker.
There is a full bath with shower on the ground floor, along with the kitchen and a spacious room with accommodates the fireplace, dining table, and sofa. Upstairs there are two double bedrooms and a romantic bathroom with a traditional claw foot tub. Each room promises stunning views of the family-run olive grove, Chianti hills, and local vineyards.
Enjoy Indoors & Outdoors
The second apartment, named Azzurro, is a two bedroom one bathroom apartment for up to four persons. There are a few steps to enter into the main room of the rental which is divided into a living room, dining area, and full kitchen. The two double bedrooms are accessed from this room. The bathroom is with a shower, sink, WC, and bidet.
Nestled between Greve in Chianti and Mercantile, there is an abundance of restaurants, shops, and cafes nearby. There is a BBQ grill for outdoor meals under the stars. Though, upon request, it is also possible to arrange for cooking lessons or a home cooked meal to be enjoyed at the dining table or in the garden. Make sure to leave one day open for when the owners bake fresh bread and do a taste testing with their special production extra virgin olive oil.
Go Everywhere in Tuscany
One of the highlights of Vicolabate is the position, in the memorable landscape of Chianti Classico. The lofty view is practically 360° and is totally unencumbered by any type of distraction. The infinity pool gathers the best of the Tuscan sun and the creates the perfect place to enjoy the sunset in the evening. The apartment Verde includes a large covered terrace for meals and moments of watching the grass grow. Azzurro has its own dedicated grassy space directly in front of the door.
The vacation rentals are accessed by a paved road, with only a short piece in the traditional “white” roads. There is ample space for long walks and MTB rides through the Chianti landscape. You can easily reach all of the main attractions in Tuscany, including the Duomo of Florence, the medieval town of San Gimignano, the tower of Pisa and the Piazza of Siena.
Hello & Welcome, My name is Antonella - the owner
Our property covers 12 hectares and about 2000 olive trees from which we make our excellent oil. But you can taste for yourself with a bruschetta together with some homemade Tuscan bread.
We fell in love with the tranquility of the hilltop, and our neighbors (the deer) are very respectful of our solitude, only showing up at the quietest of moments. We invite you to come to our corner of Tuscany and meet them.