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Colle di Sotto, Montelupo Fiorentino - Florence

2 bedrooms 2 bathrooms 4 to 6 people Private Pool 3,5 - Good - Good 3,5

Sitting on a small hill about 45 minutes drive from Florence, Colle di Sotto surveys the alluvial plain around the nearby Arno. With panoramic views and a wide, open sky, it is one of the most convenient bases for visiting an impressive cluster of Tuscany’s cultural jewels. Florence, San Gimignano, Volterra, Pisa and Siena are all within easy striking distance, not to mention the less well-known but charming Vinci, birthplace of Leonardo, and San Miniato, both almost on your doorstep.

The villa itself is a colourful little gem, which can sleep four to six people. Its large private infinity pool, set a few steps away on a lower level and which can be lit at night, is, however, close to magical. Feel like royalty as you walk down internal steps into water that appears to lap a wide surrounding landscape of vineyards and olive groves; sunbathe on the furnished terrace, cool off under the nearby pergola or enjoy the pool’s hydro massage area. Finish the day with an al-fresco meal on the furnished terrace to one side of the villa.

Ground Floor


Fully equipped, table and chairs, sideboard, stairs to mezzanine lounge, main entrance via double doors to terrace.

Bedroom 1
Iron-framed double bed (cannot be converted to twins), wardrobe.

En-suite Bathroom
Shower, sink, WC.

Bedroom 2
Iron-framed double bed (cannot be converted to twins), chair, double doors to exterior.

En-suite Bathroom
Shower, sink, WC.

First Floor

Mezzanine / Lounge

Sofa, double sofa bed, side table, chest of drawers, fireplace, stairs down to kitchen-diner.

Our Thoughts
This is a small villa made characterful by its colourful interior palette of earth and sky tones, quirky styling and clever mezzanine lounge, which maximises light and space. Make use of the sofa bed and you can accommodate a party of six, but the two bedrooms make it ideal for four and a summer palace for two. You’ll always remember the glorious sunrises and sunsets here. The pool gives Colle di Sotto an undoubted wow factor, but don’t forget to revel in the locality’s major cultural riches.

Two bedrooms. Two bathrooms, both en-suite. The garden is unfenced.
There are 2 mountain bikes available for rental at the property.
Approach road: 200 m of good unpaved
Parking: There is covered parking for 2 cars

The main section of the large infinity pool is rectangular: a projection at one end contains internal steps to enter the water, while there is a circular hydro massage pool in another corner. A paved terrace around three sides has sunloungers, while there are chairs below the nearby pergola.
Pool size: 10.5m x 7.5m, 1.2m-1.4m deep. Open mid-May through September, weather permitting.


Pet Friendly
Flexible dates
Washing Machine Inhouse
Sofabed double
TV - Sat Astra Free View
CD player
DVD player (Euro)
Fire place (open)
Furnished terrace
Moka espresso maker
Ironing board
Alarm System
Filter coffee maker
Small dogs allowed
Pre arrival shopping service on request, NO extra charge
Cook on request - extra cost

Additional information

Arrival/Departure day: Saturday   Click here to request flexible dates

Terms and conditions: please read the booking contract

The Security Deposit is 300 Euro or equivalent in your own currency. This is collected on your arrival and held by the owner for the duration of your stay. Should you or your party cause any damage at the property contact us straight away so that we can help agree a reasonable settlement. Damage does not mean normal usage or wear and tear.

What time can we arrive? By what time must we vacate the property?
Check in is from 15:00 - 19:00.
Checkout by: 10:00

Are pool towels supplied?
included - provided by local supplier

Is there Internet in the villa?
free WI-FI available

Weekly linen, tea and bathroom towels: included - provided by local supplier

Heating, if used: by consumption

Final clean:included - provided by local supplier

Tourist tax: 1,00 Euro per person, per night some exemptions apply

Baby cot: 1 available on request, no extra cost

High chair: 1 available on request, no extra cost

Optional extra costs: 1 small dog allowed at €100 per week.
Fire wood, First basket is free and then 7 Euros per basket theafter

Concierge Service
If you would like suggestions and tips regarding different activities you can do during your stay please contact our concierge service at concierge@to-tuscany.com

What is a pre arrival shopping service?
In some villas, it is possible to have a Pre arrival shopping service. The availability of the service is noted in the villa description. To help you through the first day or two of your holiday, owners can do a small shop before your arrival so that you do not have to go immediately to find a supermarket. By contacting your To Tuscany villa specialist in advance and providing them with a shopping list you will find the items in your villa on arrival. Please note that the service cannot be guaranteed with less than 48 hours notice before arrival.​

Villa rates

2018 Prices per villa
Date range
7 night price
30 Jun - 01 Sep 2018
3645 US Dollar
01 Sep - 29 Sep 2018
3105 US Dollar
29 Sep - 13 Oct 2018
2565 US Dollar
13 Oct - 22 Dec 2018
2160 US Dollar
22 Dec - 29 Dec 2018
2565 US Dollar
2019 Prices per villa
Date range
7 night price
29 Dec - 05 Jan 2019
2565 US Dollar
05 Jan - 20 Apr 2019
2025 US Dollar
20 Apr - 18 May 2019
2565 US Dollar
18 May - 29 Jun 2019
3308 US Dollar
29 Jun - 31 Aug 2019
3848 US Dollar
31 Aug - 28 Sep 2019
3308 US Dollar
28 Sep - 12 Oct 2019
2565 US Dollar
12 Oct - 21 Dec 2019
2025 US Dollar
21 Dec - 28 Dec 2019
2565 US Dollar

What's the villa like inside?

Dining Room

Villa location

How far are the airports? Distances and driving time
  • Florence Airport: 31km - 0h 31m
  • Aeroporto Pisa: 60km - 0h 44m
  • Aeroporto Bologna: 120km - 1h 18m
How far are the nearest towns? Distances and driving time
  • Montespertoli: 8km - 0h 12m
  • Vinci: 23km - 0h 29m
  • Certaldo: 24km - 0h 34m
The nearest town is Montelupo Fiorentino which is 3km from the villa. Here you will find a choice of restaurants, supermarket, grocers, bank, pharmacy and a post office. The town of Montelupo Fiorentino is famous for its high quality painted ceramics. Every year around the 22nd to the 30th June (please check dates beforehand) there is a ceramics festival with the town's inhabitants dressing in period costume. The Castle of Montelupo is the remains of a castle on top of a hill overlooking the town, The Palazzo Pretorio at the foot of the castle houses the ceramics museum inside there are also some 15th century frescoes. The Frescobaldi tower of Montelupo was originally built to control the river traffic and now houses a museum.

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Guest reviews: Colle di Sotto <div class='textCenter'>7/ 10</div>Score from 1 review - Good (1 Client review)

April 2016
Family with young children
Meyrin, Switzerland Meyrin, Switzerland
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