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Beautifull historic 240sqm.home, Florence hills

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Beautifull historic 240sqm.home, Florence hills

6 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
2.5 baths
6 guests
3 bedrooms
4 beds
2.5 baths
Free parking on premisesThis is one of few homes in this area that has this feature.
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A magical 240 sqm apartment on the “piano nobile” of Villa Schneiderf. Built between C14 & C18, this family home boasts spectacular and unique views of Florence and its sunsets. A neoclassical monumental stair descends to the garden; herbacious borders abound with colour, perfume, and bird life, dotted with neoclassic and contemporary sculptures, Situated southside of town, a base from which you can easily visit the vineyards of both Chianti & Rufina,as well as all the major towns of Tuscany.


Free parking on premises
Hot tub
Indoor fireplace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 king bed
Bedroom 3
1 king bed
Common spaces
2 single beds

House Rules

No smoking
No pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 4PM
Check out by 11AM
Self check-in with smart lock


20 Reviews

Wai Ling User Profile
Wai Ling
October 2018
We had a absolutely wonderful stay at Riccardo’s. The view of Florence from his apartment was to die for. The apartment is full of character and amazing art. We had a car but it is also useful to note that the apartment is within walking distance to a great local restaurant Tratt…
Benoit User Profile
July 2018
Riccardo’s place is a hidden gem! The view from the garden is breathtaking and the house is just a stone’s throw away by car from the bustling city. The house is decorated with art and has a real tuscan feel to it. Last but not least, Riccardo and Alessandra were the best hosts w…
Riccardo User Profile
Response from Riccardo:
We are so pleased you enjoyed our home, Florence seen from the house is truly a stone's throw away , best of both worlds, It was a pleasure to have had an aperitivo all together before rushing off to see Belgium play Brasil in the quarter finals,,,,on the big screen at the edge of the River Arno.
July 2018
Nadia User Profile
June 2018
We had a fantastic stay, Riccardo's home is one of the most incredible places I have stayed on airbnb. He was so friendly and welcoming and the house is full of interesting little quirks . Truly a beautiful, magical little spot, thank you so much Riccardo and Alessandra xxx
Riccardo User Profile
Response from Riccardo:
It was Fabulous having you all to stay,and I am overjoyed that you loved your holiday, alas time flew but thanks for the memory.xx Alessandra amd Riccardo
June 2018
Eric User Profile
August 2017
It s such a magical place and enlightening, rare and precious people : w3
Riccardo User Profile
Response from Riccardo:
you are really beautiful people and we are proud to have met you xx A&R
August 2017
Katie User Profile
August 2017
We had a lovely week in Italy and loved this quirky apartment, which is packed full of art and character. The old building and surrounding gardens are beautiful and the apartment is comfortable and has stunning views over Florence which you will miss when you leave. The apartment…
Laura User Profile
August 2017
Riccardo and Alessandra are welcoming, helpful and incredibly talented hosts as evidenced by the wonderful art work throughout the apartment - Alessandra's textiles and Riccardo's ceramics and metal work are truly breathtaking. The apartment itself is entirely self contained, ve…
Martin Hare User Profile
Martin Hare
July 2017
The villa is a paradise. The view of the Florence Valley from a fantastic artistic home cannot be described in words. Everything is second to none. Alessandra and Ricardo will be in our hearts for ever.

Hosted by Riccardo

Bagno a Ripoli, ItalyJoined in November 2011
Riccardo User Profile
72 Reviews
I'm a sculptor and engeneer, I teached many years, I like cooking and gardening. I'm interested in art and history, moovies and traveling. I can offer to the guests a short course of RAKU ceramic, in two half days, please ask for details
Languages: English, Français, Italiano
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