La Gufaia is a refurbished barn plus outbuilding of a villa, for a total of 180 sq. m. hosting up to 10 persons in 4 double bedrooms with two extra beds, 4 bathrooms and 1 guest bathroom. The property boasts an enclosed garden with a private, fenced off swimming pool, terraces with gazebo, a barbecue, air conditioning in the bedrooms and space for parking. It’s the ideal property for families or small groups of friends.
Outdoors and Swimming pool
The property is surrounded by a large grass garden. The owner’s villa and the two buildings reserved for guests are on separate terraces, and there are olive trees, vineyards and lawns all around. The enclosed swimming pool is exclusively for guests and is rectangular, 6 metres by 12 with a depth of 1-1.45 m and is purified with chlorine. The pool is externally paved and complete with sunbeds, a beach umbrella, an outdoor shower, 5 gazebos and a stonework barbecue. Parking available within the property.
The property includes a refurbished barn plus an outbuilding, a few metres apart. The barn on the ground floor has a living/dining room with a cooking space leading directly to the terraces, 1 guest bathroom, 2 double bedrooms, one of which has an extra single bed, each with a bathroom with shower and air conditioning. One of the bedrooms leads directly to the outdoor terraces. On the first floor there is a spacious room with large panoramic windows which, upon request, can be used for dinners or lunches prepared by the owners.
The basement floor has a washing room with washing machine, iron and ironing board.
The outbuilding features one double bedroom with extra baby bed, one bathroom with shower, one double bedroom (a double or two single beds) plus an extra single bed, one bathroom with shower. Both bedrooms have ceiling fans, a TV, air conditioning and a mini bar.
The property is immersed in Tuscan countryside, surrounded by olive groves and vineyards. It is quite isolated, but the owners live in the nearby house. There are several towns nearby, with all kinds of services.
La Gufaia has wifi, air conditioning in the bedrooms, ceiling fans, complimentary toiletries, a ping pong table.
The price includes bathroom, bedroom and kitchen linen and swimming towels (changed weekly), water, gas, 350 Kwh of electricity per week (extra will be charged separately), internet, baby bed and high chair. Upon request and to be paid for at the property: hired help, dinners organized by the owner, event hall (600 euros per day) on the first floor of the barn.
The swimming pool is available from 1st April to 15th October. Access to the property via 300 metres of gravel road. Small pets are permitted. The first floor hall, upon request and to be paid for at the property, is only available for dinners and lunches prepared by the cook (the owner) of the property.
Activities and Distances
There are many possible activities around the property, all year round: golf lovers can enjoy the golf club Le Pavoniere, with its 18 hole golf course just a quarter hour’s drive away. There are also the nearby stables for horse riding outings, as well as many natural paths in the area. La Gufaia is the perfect starting point for visiting Tuscany’s main art cities. The property is not far from Prato, Poggio a Caiano and Montelupo Fiorentino.
Poggio a Caiano (all shops, supermarket) 4 km, Montelupo Fiorentino 10 km, Prato 17 km, Florence 23 km, Pisa 70 km, Siena 83 km, Versilia (beaches) 90 km.
Groceries: Località la Serra, 1.5 km
Restaurant: Pizzeria Montalgeto, 2.5 km
Golf course: Le Pavoniere, 12 km
Airport: Firenze Peretola, 22 km
Railway: Lastra a Signa, 9 km
Shopping centre: centro Empoli, 20 km
- Air conditioning
- Hair dryer
- Ironing board
- Built-in barbecue
- Bath linen supplied
- Kitchen linen supplied
- Bed linen supplied
- Outdoor shower
- Electric oven
- Private garden
- Completely fenced-in garden
- Internet free
- Washing machine
- Sun loungers
- Baby bed
- Italian Moka coffee-making machine
- Beach umbrella
- Parking on the premises
- Floodlit swimming-pool
- Sunken Pool
- Private pool
- Fenced-in pool
- Dining room
- Towels for pool supplied
- Satellite TV
- Children friendly
- Accommodation for non-smokers
- Pet allowed
- Car Needed
- Horse-riding 1km
- Golf course 12Km
- Tennis 2Km