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L'Olmo - tastefully restored Tuscan farmhouse

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L'Olmo - Front View. The extra bedroom is below the main house, just by the white table and chairs
500-year-old farmhouse beautifully restored and completely comfortable
One of the four modern bathrooms
1 of 18L'Olmo - Front View. The extra bedroom is below the main house, just by the white table and chairs
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5 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
10 guests
7 nights minimum
Farmhouse
This beautifully restored and spacious Tuscan farmhouse close to Florence, has terracotta floors, original beams and traditional local furniture, and lies on 8 acres of wild flower-covered meadows. Enjoying spectacular views, the house is private and secluded. There are walnut, fig, apricot and cherry trees and a profusion of lavender, rosemary and thyme. There are 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, two with baths, all with showers, 4 large living rooms including fully-fitted kitchen with dishwasher and washing machine. If you don't require the 5th bedroom the rental cost will be less - please enquire. Close to the house is a 12m x 6m swimming pool with shade provided by cherry and walnut trees. There is a magnificently covered dining terrace with spectacular views of the Sieve Valley. A por...This beautifully restored and spacious Tuscan farmhouse close to Florence, has terracotta floors, original beams and traditional local furniture, and lies on 8 acres of wild flower-covered meadows. Enjoying spectacular views, the house is private and secluded. There are walnut, fig, apricot and cherry trees and a profusion of lavender, rosemary and thyme. There are 5 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, two with baths, all with showers, 4 large living rooms including fully-fitted kitchen with dishwasher and washing machine. If you don't require the 5th bedroom the rental cost will be less - please enquire. Close to the house is a 12m x 6m swimming pool with shade provided by cherry and walnut trees. There is a magnificently covered dining terrace with spectacular views of the Sieve Valley. A portable gas barbecue is provided. The nearest village is Londa, 10 minutes by car. It has a variety of shops, bank, and two excellent restaurants. Florence is just 1 hour by car or train from the local station. Keywords: Private Tuscan FarmhouseMore
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
No stag or hen parties allowed
Bathrooms
2 Full baths, 1 Shower, 1 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Martyn L
Languages spoken:English, Italian
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2013
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Reviewed October 14, 2019

We had the most amazing stay at L’Olmo for our mum’s 70th birthday. There were 9 of us (and a baby) and Martyn and Margaret’s beautiful medieval villa had everything we needed. We spent days by the beautiful pool, evenings on the terrace and late...More

Date of stay: September 2019
Thank Soss1981
lolmo2015, VR Owner at L'Olmo - tastefully restored Tuscan farmhouse, responded to this reviewResponded October 21, 2019

Thank you Sophie - we really enjoyed having you at L'Olmo and so glad that it was everything you wanted for your mother's special birthday.

Reviewed August 18, 2019

We planned an idyllic week in the Tuscan hills in a beautiful townhouse and boy did L'Olmo deliver. It was everything I had hoped it would be - beautiful, historic, private and authentic. The house is large enough that with a big group it never...More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank sophia122222
lolmo2015, VR Owner at L'Olmo - tastefully restored Tuscan farmhouse, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2019

Sophia - thank you for your fantastic review. When we read what you had to say we know that we are getting it right for our friends and guests. Sharing this wonderful place and the local experience gives us the greatest satisfaction and pleasure. So...More

Reviewed August 7, 2019

No words can do this beautiful home justice! I recently stayed here with a group of 10 friends and could not have asked for a more incredible stay. The property took my breath away and was the perfect escape from the exhausting tourist crowds in...More

Date of stay: June 2019
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lolmo2015, VR Owner at L'Olmo - tastefully restored Tuscan farmhouse, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2019

Thank you Gypsie - you and your fellow travellers were the perfect guests and we would love to welcome you back any time!!

Reviewed July 27, 2019

While the photos are incredible in their own right, they don't even begin to give L'Olmo justice. The farm house has everything you'd need for a group of 10, and there's no beating a dinner out on the patio looking over the far-reaching Tuscan hills....More

Date of stay: June 2019
Thank Alex K
lolmo2015, VR Owner at L'Olmo - tastefully restored Tuscan farmhouse, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2019

Thank you Alex - we had as much fun as you did and we always feel great when our guests really appreciate and enjoy the whole experience here! Come back soon!

Reviewed July 22, 2019

The 500 year old Villa is magnificent! The terrain to the villa is a bit meandering uphill and rough so get an SUV. The villa grounds are very well maintained as well as the inside of the villa. Martyn and his wife Margaret are extremely...More

Date of stay: May 2019
Thank Maleeah C
lolmo2015, VR Owner at L'Olmo - tastefully restored Tuscan farmhouse, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2019

Thank you Maleeah, it was great to have you here and to know that you all had a good time.

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Reviewed January 16, 2019

Our family (seven adults) spent a week at L'Olmo in June 2016. It's hard to imagine a more idyllic setting for our vacation in Italy. Our only regret is that we didn't have more time here! The setting itself was stunning - incredible view, beautiful...More

Date of stay: June 2017
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Reviewed July 28, 2018

Martyn and Margaret were wonderful hosts, and we all thoroughly enjoyed our stay at L'olmo. We had booked L'olmo for a special birthday celebration and Martyn and Margaret had kindly offered to prepare a meal on arrival, which was delicious. They also arranged a birthday...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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lolmo2015, VR Owner at L'Olmo - tastefully restored Tuscan farmhouse, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2018

It was a pleasure to have Iain and his family as our guests and to know that we were able to enhance their holiday experience. We look forward to welcoming them back to L'Olmo.

Reviewed August 1, 2017

I have stayed at L'olmo on two diffferent occasions, with different people each time. Both times, everyone in the group loved L'Olmo! The house was immaculate and very comfortable. The gounds, the gardens and the house are beautiful with old world charm but still had...More

Date of stay: May 2017
Thank rmw802
Reviewed October 17, 2016

The setting id incredible. A magnificent farm house with views of the mountains, valleys and the night lights of Firenze. Martyn and Margret are delightful hosts who are very knowledgeable. They were a great help in setting up wine tours, recommending restaurants and giving us...More

Date of stay: October 2016
Thank CarlM2030
Reviewed October 13, 2016

Our hosts at L'Olmo were our cousins who had arranged with owners Margaret and Martyn to have the extended family celebrate a significant birthday. We would have enjoyed being together at the pool or around the dinner table in any case, but Margaret and Martyn's...More

Date of stay: September 2016
Thank Donald M
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Alarm Clock
Balcony
Grill
Blender
Books
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Highchair
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Mountain Views
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Ping Pong Table
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Stereo System
Cooker
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
VCR
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
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How to get there
GETTING TO L'OLMO - SUMMER 2021: Travel - Car: Because of restricted travel options likely to be caused by the corona virus this summer we want to emphasise how easy it is to reach L'Olmo by car from all European countries. On request we will provide detailed driving instructions from anywhere in the UK and Europe together with advice for overnight stops etc. We regularly drive from England to L'Olmo via the Channel Tunnel and it's an easy 2-day trip with an overnight stop in France . The drive time from Calais is under 14 hours. Example travel times from major European cities is: Paris - 11.5 hours; Brussels - 12.5 hours; Amsterdam - 14 hours; Berlin 12.5 hours and Copenhagen 18 hours. We hope you will give serious thought to visiting L'Olmo this summer and enjoying the beauty, peace ...
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L'Olmo - tastefully restored Tuscan farmhouse is able to accommodate up to 10 guests. See all property details.

L'Olmo - tastefully restored Tuscan farmhouse has 4 bathrooms available. See all property details.

L'Olmo - tastefully restored Tuscan farmhouse has 5 bedrooms available. See all property details.

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