Living in Tuscany
Villa Il Cedro is an elegant Florentine manor house which has been tastefully converted into eight fully furnished apartments.
A further seven self contained villas are dotted around the estate. Upon arrival at the Villa you will be met with spectacular views of the Tuscan countryside, “Calanchi” (cliffs) of the Valdarno, rolling hills of vineyards, olive trees, climbing ivy, beds of roses and numerous terracotta pots filled with flowers in the beautifully maintained gardens. Villa Il Cedro is situated only 19 km from Florence (Firenze) and is ideally located for exploring Tuscany’s treasures, you can by a short train journey get to Rome, by car you can explore Arezzo, Siena and San Gimignano.
Spend a relaxing afternoon by the panoramic swimming pool, (12 x 8 mt) in the sun or shade, in the silence or listening to the birds singing …or catching the sound of the Church bells ringing in the distance, or you can enjoy a walk through the woods to the private lake where you can fish. Horse riding, tennis, gulf nearby available. If you like shopping…Nearby the famous Fashion Outlet THE MALL (the biggest in Europe). The Villa owner, who lives on the estate, has built barbecue areas throughout the grounds where you can enjoy cooking your own Tuscan cuisine, attend a Cooking Course or alternatively the local villages of Reggello and Figline Valdarno offer a wide range of restaurants from which to choose. Locally produced Extra Vergin Olive Oil, typical Beans called Fagioli Zolfini and wine are available at reception. A peaceful, traditional holiday in the Tuscan countryside – Villa Il Cedro !