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 5  apartments,   2 willas , and 3 double rooms with bathroom.

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

Scirocco ( 2+ 2 people) - 1 double bedroom, small living room with double sofa bed and american kitchen, bathroom

Casa Guardia (2+2 people) -  a cozy studio apartment next to the castle, and the farmer shelter of the historic Guardiaccia, men that for many years have been entrusted with watching over the entire property. It has been recently renovated, and offers ewery comfort.

Is composed by : 1 double bedroom, small living room with sofa bed and american kitchen, bathroom.

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.

The double rooms with bathroom ( 2 people): Ponente, Libeccio, Maestrale


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                    2700                    3500                     4600                    5700

(18 + 1 pax)


Villa Pergola                       2300                    2850                      3500                     4500

(11+4 pax )


Panicale "A"                        990                   1350                       1600                     1800

(6+2 pax)


Panicale "B"                       790                      990                       1300                     1400

(4+1 pax)


Panicale "C"                       650                    850                        1000                     1300

(2+3 pax)


Casa Guardia                      290                   370                           480                      790

(2+2 pax)


Scirocco                              290                   370                          480                       790

(2+2 pax)


Double bedrooms             250                   360                          470                        790

wint bathroom:

Ponente, Libeccio,



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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