Villa l’Olmo dates back to 1500 and was the summer residence of the important aristocratic family “I Davanzati”.

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The Relais is located at the entrance door to the famous Chianti Countryside, near the village of Impruneta, and it is very easy to reach from Florence. In 1743, the Villa and the country property was bought by the actual owner’s family. The owner still lives in the main Villa “Villa l’Olmo” ad started in 1999 the restoration of all farmhouses that are situated aroud the main villa. Relais Villa l’Olmo opened after 3 years of intense works. The original structure of the farmhouses were preserved, not neglecting the modern technological comforts that the today’s traveler requires. Still today, the farm activity continues and cold-pressed Extra Virgin Olive Oil is produced in the own olive mills, and also the prestigious SuperTuscan white and red wines.

The Relais offers a total of 14 accomodation units , subdivided in 3 main gategories.

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There are 8 apartments scattered throughout the Farm; they offer 1 or 2 double bedrooms, 1 bathroom, and a living room with fully furnished kitchen corner. They are also provided with every comfort, such as flat tv screen, wi-fi Lan Internet, and independent heating / air conditioning. There are also 2 private villas, completely separeted from the other structures, offering 1 or 2 bedrooms,1 bathroom and a spacious living area with a fully equipped kitchen corner. These solutions are provided with every comfort, and include a private swimming pool with a private garden , equipped with table, chairs and an outdoor shower. In addition, there is the Farmhouse, with 2 or 3 bedrooms ( at guest’s choice), 3 bathrooms, a spacious living-room and a large kitchen equipped with fire-place. Also this accommodation is provided with every comfort, and owns in addition its own private courtyard with table and chairs. Every solution allows to access to other areas of the Relais, from the lovely gardens when you can admire the magnificent views of the Tuscan Valley, to the swimming-pool with sand-beach, and also The Relais’s Restaurant.

The Relais Villa l’Olmo hosts also its own Restaurant!

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The Restaurant is situated in a fascinating location inside Villa l’Olmo’s property, in a rustic structure restored and modernized for the occasion. Any guest can choose to dine outside in the covered dining area, among the smells and the sounds of the countryside, or inside the former barn, that now hosts the charming indoor dining area, the bar with its great wooden counter, and the amazing at sight modern kitchen. The Restaurant is open everyday, providing breakfast, lunch, and dinner, during which Tuscan specialties are served in order to please the diners and spread the Tuscan and Italian food Culture ; it also offer a continuous bar service for its guests from 7:30 AM to 10:30 PM, so that everyone ha the chance enjoy their perfect relaxing moment at Villa l’Olmo!