Villa Mangiacane, Tuscany
|Via Faltignano, 4, 50026, San Casciano, Florence, Tuscany, ITALY.|
Description: Villa MangiacaneVilla Mangiacane is a magnificant 16th century villa that bears the unmistakable hand of the Renaisance master, Michelangelo.
In the heart of the famed winemaking region of Chianti Classico, Villa Mangiacane is set amongst acres of vineyard, olive grove and majestic Tuscan forest and overlooks the poignant Arno Valley with the city of Florence only a mere twelve kilometers away.
Type of rooms: Villa Mangiacane3 Classic Rooms
9 Deluxe Rooms
3 Superior Rooms
1 Two Bedroom Suite
4 Terrace Suites
6 Junior Suites
1 Machiavelli Suite
1 Royal Suite
All room categories are intended for double occupancy.
Additional information: Villa Mangiacane
All rooms feature generously sized marble bathrooms with in-room heating, plasma flatscreen TV with satellite channels, minibar, Internet access, IDSL lines, and individual room safetey deposit boxes.
Rooms and suites offer either breathtaking panoramic views over the city of Florence, or the surrounding vineyards, olive groves and forests. Suites look out beyond the Villa's private gardens to the enchanting Tuscan landscape. Some rooms have a whirlpool/Jacuzzi.
Pets are allowed in some rooms.
The restaurant and some rooms have handicapped facilities.
Facilities and services include: an exclusive restaurant, 2 swimming pools, pool bar, a fitness centre as well as the newly opened Nadushka Spa!
Dining: all meals are prepared by the private executive chef.
Lunches are served al fresco - generally featuring salads and light Tuscan specialties, which can be enjoyed overlooking the Chianti Countryside or lazing around the pool in the summer!
Meals range from three to seven courses and are best described as Italian cuisine with particular emphasis on Tuscan produce with an international twist. Meals are served in the dining room, the Vinoteque cellar and during winter, simply around the fire in the Olive Oil Kitchen. In-room and private garden dining can also be arranged upon request.
Meetings and Special Events: The Main Villa and beautiful garden surroundings are an ideal backdrop for hosting special functions. They can provide a personalised menu prepared by special chefs and a fully-staffed function.
The Frescoed Terrace can seat 60 people, the Diningroom - 16, Vinoteque Cellar - 20, Top terrace - 40, Herb Garden and Vineyard Villa Restaurant - 60, Mangiacane Barrique Cellar 80, and the Italian Garden with a marquee tent structure. The main loggias as well as the outdoor locations are weather dependent and measured seating capacity is based on round tables of approximately 10 people.
Children age 4 and under stay free in the room.
Number of rooms: 28
Official category: 5 stars.
Period of closure: Closed from 28 Nov. 2010 - 16 Mar. 2011.
Languages spoken: Italian, German, French, English, Hebrew, Spanish, Dutch, Greek.Smoking policy: this is a non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Mastercard.
GPS Coordinates: 43° 41' 2.81'' N 11° 11' 40.89'' E
Nearest airport: Florence 25 km., 20 min. - Pisa 75 km., 60 min.