Considered by many to be one of the Italy’s most iconic cities, Florence offers experiences you will never forget! It is a city for art-lovers, wine enthusiasts and foodies, antique buyers, history experts, architecture connoisseurs and shopaholics, and everybody in-between. Whether you will be visiting Florence for the first time or are a returning fan, the perfect combination of the city’s glorious past and lively present will create long-lasting memories. Only a 3-mile drive from the city’s historical center, Villa Ione is set among timeless olive trees and serene vineyard rows. This luxury property consists of the main villa and two guest houses and it is set on an exclusive hillside area. The location exudes privacy and tranquility and offers guests the rare opportunity to enjoy the elegant country lifestyle while being in the vicinity of the great city of Florence. If you like minimalist design, soothing colors and clean lines, Ione is definitely the villa for you! The selected light colors of the fabrics, materials and finishing give the property a unique personality and a fresh feel. The monochromatic gray and white palette create a welcoming, comfortable environment while large windows allow plenty of natural light into the space. The stunning open-plan living room includes the kitchen/dining area with a beautiful island kitchen and a large table for 8. The sitting area features an overstuffed light-gray sofa, a super comfy day-bed and a fireplace, used as a focal point. A TV room with a large flat satellite TV is an ideal place where guests can get some fun time. The neutral colors of the walls and fabrics give the entire space a fresh, calm feeling, and the selected different textures of fabric, the blond wood of the parquet floor and the bleached beamed ceilings add depth to the rooms. A guest bathroom and laundry room with washer and dryer complete this floor. GUEST HOUSE I While the space is simpler, it has the same unique design features of the main villa that give it elegance and style. On the ground floor, the loft-style house features a living area with TV, extendable dining table and a full kitchen with dishwasher. The property is set in a peaceful position overlooking the tranquil rolling hills surrounding the city of Florence. When a day or an evening spent relaxing on the patio is most needed, Villa Ione offers several areas for unwinding in style. The well-maintained lawn includes a pergola that shelters a casual lounging area overlooking the stunning infinity-edge pool, and two dining areas set for dining al fresco. The estate is protected by hundreds of olive trees and vineyards that ensure total privacy for the guests. Villa Ione successfully juxtaposes a clean and uncluttered minimal décor with traditional Tuscan construction. Some of the villa’s greatest features are the gorgeous infinity pool, picture-perfect views over the Tuscan hills, and private yoga quarter, a space that provides guests with the opportunity to recharge their body both physically and mentally while on vacation. However, if you are attracted to the look and features of this amazing luxury villa, considering that you can reach the center of Florence in just a few minutes of driving should make your decision to book it very easy!