Casa Nova is a large Tuscan country estate sitting on a hill dominating the Casentino Valley, one of the most beautiful Valleys in Italy, 50 km south of Florence.
Casa Nova is an old stone built farmhouse with a total of 7 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms situated in the main house on two levels. Dependance with kitchen corner, private entrance and a cozy covered terrace. One room with separate entrance. Ideal for friends travelling together, groups and family reunions. There is a Finnish sauna, a large and authentic open fireplace, three big terraces, a 60m² room for group-meetings with library, CD-Player, 42 Inch Flat Screen SAT-TV and much more. The swimming pool is 5 x 10m large, from here you can enjoy a magnificent panorama. Surrounded by meadows, hills and woods, you can enjoy tranquil walks and relax in absolute peace. In the appropriate times of the year may find plenty of porcini mushrooms and chestnuts.
With a sweeping view from 700 meters above sea level, it's breathtaking sights awaken your energy and reinvigorate your spirit and mind anew. The property of approx. 30 hectares has a large garden with old chestnut and oak trees. There is a lot of space to chill out and relax.
In front of the house you find three big terraces with tables, chairs and sun beds. Casa Nova accommodates a maximum of 21 people. Additional beds on request.
You can enjoy a breathtaking view down the valley from the 10 x 5m swimming pool, which is situated below the sun terrace. The pool water is treated in a natural way with salt - not with chlorine!
In a shady place next to the pool there is a cosy wooden table with benches, ideal to have a glass of wine at sunset.
Privacy and safeness are guaranteed at Casa Nova and you find yourself in an oasis of calm and tranquility.
The property is situated amidst a southern slope and you can enjoy the fantastic climate here and hiking or just relaxing.
During hot summer periods you can enjoy the pleasant breeze.
The large event terrace is an ideal place to do sports or yoga together and to celebrate parties.
Zugang für Gäste
The main house offers a total of 7 bedrooms: 2 double bedrooms and 5 twin bedrooms.
On the ground floor there are 2 bedrooms, 1 with a double bed and 1 with 2 single beds, and a bathroom with two sinks, toilet and shower.
On the first floor there is a bedroom with 2 single beds and an en-suite bathroom, which has its own separate entrance from the garden. There is another bedroom with 2 single beds and its own separate entrance. There are 2 more bedrooms with 2 single beds and a bedroom with a double bed, as well as 2 more bathrooms.
There is an extra bedroom with 3 single beds in the cosy building next to the main building.
The dependance keeps a very nice room with a 1,40m double bed, a large wardrobe, table and two chairs, and a kitchen corner. The En-Suite bathroom has shower, sink , WC and a window. It is situated in a separate building with its own entrance and a small covered terrace. From the windows you enjoy a fantastic view down the valley overlooking the pool area.
Two completely renovated bathrooms with each a large shower, sink and WC are situated in the cosy bathhouse down the terrace. A large bathroom with three sinks and two comfortable showers is situated below the large dining terrace. Next to this washing room is a seperate WC with sink.
A PING PONG table and a TABLE FOOTBALL are at disposal of the guests.
The living room in the main house on the first floor has a large and original open fire place. A wooden table, benches and chairs can accomodate up to 18 people - a perfect gathering place to drink a glas of wine in front of the crackling fire place.
On the ground floor there is also a large room, 60m², equipped with table, chairs, bookshelf, SAT-TV, stereo with CD and several table games and another fireplace. There are also meditation pillows and gym mats.
The large professional kitchen is absolutely perfect to cook all together. The kitchen is situated directly in front of the terrace and has every modern comfort, such as microwave, fridge, freezer, dishwasher, 4-flame-stove and large oven with fume hood. You find also espresso machine, American coffee maker, electric water boiler, toaster, mixer, coffee grinder and many other kitchenware as a large number of tableware, pans and pots. In this kitchen there is ample space and cooking together is great fun.
Casa Nova has plenty of inside and outside space. The large terraces, two of them roofed over and one open terrace with sun umbrellas are wonderful places for your outside meals, sunbathing, yoga or fitness exercises (on the 140m² roofed terrace), and much more... In front of the kitchen and besides the terrace you also find a barbecue grill.
Interaktion mit Gästen
The discreet English- and German speaking caretakers live in a separate bungalow beside the main house. They take care of the garden and pool during your stay and in case you need any kind of assistance they will be pleased to help you.
Of course they respect also your privacy, if you want to stay by your own.
Weitere wichtige Infos
A special feature of Casa Nova is the large sauna with a capacity for 14 people.
A shower and a basin with cold water, table and chairs are situated outside the sauna on the covered terrace.