Divine-Dante

Sleeps: 10 Bedroom(s): 5 Bathroom(s): 4.5

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Breathtaking views of Florence on the road to Fiesole as you approach the villa, wonderful swimming pool and beautiful gardens of the exquisite Divine Dante villa will make your villa dreams come true.

This fine historic villa has modern amenities and comforts, while retaining its important past. The villa was once the home beautiful Beatrice, the object of desire of poet Dante Alighieri who wrote of his unrequited love for her in the Divine Comedy, Italy's great literature masterpiece.

The villa is just outside of Florence that offers total luxury and comfort.

Divine Dante guests are provided a referral to an exclusive concierge service that offers preferred rates to our guests. The concierge is an expert in event planning and can work with you to organize all aspects of your stay with catering, tours and ground transportation.

Location

Fantastic location just outside of Florence in the hills near Fiesole. Easy access to public transportation to reach the center of Florence in about 10 minutes by taxi or 20 minutes by bus. This ideal location makes it possible to enjoy a true villa experience while also providing easy access to the sites of Florence, and the ability for guests to enjoy some independence to do day excursions into Florence or to Fiesole. The free parking also makes possible the ability to have a rental car for day trips to the Tuscany countryside.

Exterior

Next door to the Divine Dante villa is a historic manor under the same ownership, it is separated by a fence and hedge for privacy. The historic manor is occasionally used for prestigious events.

Interior

Enter the Divine Dante villa and be welcomed with the graciousness of a refined and elegant Italian home of the finest style and highest quality. An entry courtyard welcomes you with lush Mediterranean greenery, Italian umbrella pines, lemon trees, cypress, colorful hydrangeas and an outdoor table and chairs where you can dine under the blue Tuscan sky. On the lawn there is a gazebo where you can relax in the shade.

As you enter the villa, to the left of the entry is a beautiful loggia where you can relax or dine al fresco. Straight ahead is the impressive staircase that leads up to the bedrooms on the second and third floors. To the left of the entry is the luxurious living room where you can relax with friends and family in style. The study is also amply sized and has a TV.

The formal dining room where you will enjoy memorable meals and conversation, seats 14.

There is a breakfast room off the kitchen for informal meals, great for breakfast or casual kid-friendly dining.

Chef services can be provided with advance arrangement.

Upstairs is den-home office upstairs also with TV.