Toscana Relax



The Castello was built as a fortress in the twelth century for the Pazzi family. There are in disposition of the guests 5 luxurious apartments and a whole villa.

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 Santa Brigida – Florence

The Castello was built as a fortress in the twelth  century for the Pazzi family.

In the fifteenth century ownership trasferred to the Medici family who converted it into a villa.

The current family purchased it in 1968 and have restored it recpecting its history.

The estate comprises about 60 hectares of grapes, 10.000 olive trees and native forest, a total of 350 hectares.

There are in disposition of the guests 4 luxurious apartments and 2 willas (on of them with the dependance "Il Rifugio", and private swimming pool).

A tour of the castle and the old wine cellars and olive oil tasting is possible for groups with reservation.

The farm offer for the guests a range of activities, from cooking classes to Italian courses, from painting classes to mountain biking.


The apartments:

Panicale “A”  (7+1 people)  -  1 double bedroom,  1 room with three  beds (on of them is twin bed), living/dinig room with sofa bed, big kitchen with fireplace, bathroom, extra room (fitness room), private garden and patio area,

Panicale “B” (4+1 people) -  1 double bedroom, 1 bedroom with two separated beds, living room with sofa bed, bathroom, private garden and patio area,

Panicale “C” (4+1 people) – 1 double bedroom, 1 bedroom with twin bed, living room with sofa bed, bathroom, private garden

 The Villas : 

Villa Faltignano (14 people) – Ground floor: 2 double bedrooms, bathroom, dining/living room, kitchen.  First floor: 5 double bedrooms with bathrooms

Villa Pergola and the dependance Il Rifugio  (14 people) - 4 double bedrooms, 1 living room with sofabed, 5 bathrooms, kitchen, dining room. The dependance Il Rifugio - 2 double bedrooms, bathroom, living room, kitchen. Private swimming pool.


Services: garden, swimming pool, barbecue, mountain bike, parking, restaurant,  TV, wi fi internet connession, tour of the centuries wine cellars of the castle and wine tasting, Italian language classes, Tuscan cooking classes, wedding ceremony

Shops, restaurants, bank, pharmacy: Sieci – 8,5 km

Market: Pontassieve – Wednesday, Firenze (Cascina) – Tuesday

Distances: Florence– 20 km, Siena – 70 km, Arezzo – 70 km, Pisa – 90 km


How to find the farm:

Take motorway A1 in direction of Florence and get off at Florence Sud. Fter the pay toll continue strait until the end of the road and only at trafic lights turn right taking the road SS67 direction Pontassieve, After about 8,5 km at the town Sieci by the first traffic light turn left, following Castello/Santa Brigida. After turning in Sieci keep going up, fo around 6 km, always following direction Santa Brigida. You will se the castle direct on the road before arriving in Santa Brigida.


General conditions:

-        the booking will be considered valid only if guaranteed by a down payment of 30% of the whole  cost and transferred to the account indicated,

-        the remaining value is to be paid upon arrival,

-        upon arrival the owner is allowed to ask for a security payment of 155 €, which will be reimbursed at departure, as soon the owner has checked that the apartment is in good condition and that no equipment is missing,

-        in case of cancellation up to 4 weeks before rental starting due to “force majeure” causes, the down payment will be considered as forfeited,

-        arrival/departure: Saturday

time of arrival: 16.30-19.00

time of departure: 09.30





The prices are in Euro and based on a 2 / 3 / 4 night's and on a  one week's stay


                                                  2 night               3 nights               4 nights               one week


Villa Faltignano                    2600                    3700                     4500                    5500

(18 + 1 pax)


Villa Pergola                       2200                    2700                      3500                     4500

(11+4 pax including



Panicale "A"                        950                   1300                       1600                     1800

(6+2 pax)


Panicale "B"                       750                      950                       1300                     1400

(4+1 pax)


Panicale "C"                       595                     800                        1000                     1300

(2+3 pax)


Local tax: 1,0  €/ person/ day .

Various visits of the castle with  wine tasting, cooking classes, etc... -  detailed information for the request

* rich buffet dinner

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