Villa Mugello is a large private 8-bedroom villa dating back to year 1500 and situated in the Mugello area, approx. 30 km north of Florence. This vacation rental, surrounded by cultivated fields and chestnut woods, comprises a main villa with an adjoining apartment (accessible from the outside). An additional unit is occasionally occupied by the property owners do not share with their guests the use of the garden or of the pool. The villa interiors are simple and welcoming. A short distance away there is a renowned shopping mall with some of the best Italian brands. The Mugello racetrack is circa 8 km away and Lake Bilancino with water sport facilities is approx. 20 km away. The town of Borgo San Lorenzo with railway station (trains to Florence) is 5 km away. The access to the property is via an unpaved road (900 m). At guests' disposal: large, furnished garden, partially above-ground, private swimming-pool (10 x 5,5 m - depth 1,1 m - open from 01/05 through 30/09), 4-seat Jacuzzi (heated upon request) set on a terrace, swimming-pool for children (diameter 3,5 m - depth 0,9 m), barbecue. WI-FI internet provided. Parking within the grounds. Additional services: 2 baby beds available. Upon request it is possible to organize following services (to requested at reservation and to be paid locally): -Chef service (for breakfast, lunch and dinner) -Maid service (? 15,- / per hour) -Linen change -Transfer services -Motorbike excursions in the surrounding area and in the mountains between Tuscany and Emilia Romagna -Motocross in the nearby center of Polcanto -Visit of the Mugello racetrack -Montain bike and road bike tours -Trekking -Wine and food itineraries -Horse-back riding -Sailing and surfing at the Lake Bilancino Medium-sized pets are permitted with an extra charge of ? 100,- / per pet.