Immersed in the heart of Tuscany and just few miles from the historic centre of Florence, Villa la Massa is set on the bank of the Arno River with over 20 acres of lush gardens full of lemon trees and olive groves. The 37 accommodations are divided in three ochre and pink coloured villas overlooking the romantic Chianti hills and a magnificent countryside landscape. The hotel’s private shuttle service runs daily to and from Ponte Vecchio, allowing the guests to enjoy the serenity of the Villa and unwind after a long day of touring or shopping in Florence. Two superb suites: the Presidential Suite with a private garden and a dining gazebo and the new Parco Suite offering a spectacular view of olive trees and the Arno, could be the occasion to live a magical fairytale atmosphere. Dining at Il Verrocchio Restaurant is a unique experience as no other hotel in Florence has a terrace overlooking the Arno where a candelit dinner will make the experience a highlight of your trip . Two other unique spots on the property include Bar Mediceo, under the 19the century frescoes and the 14th century wine cellar, for wine tastings and paired dinner. Among the many activities, you may enjoy a morning walk to collect vegetables and herbs with Chef Andrea followed by a cooking lesson the modern fitness centre, wine therapy treatments a relaxing day , or a visit to the neary tennis and golf clubs. Our private chapel is at your disposal for blessings and vow renewals. Our team of wedding experts will assist you with creating an intimate event. It's also possible to arrange for exclusive use of the entire hotel and make your special day truly unforgettable.
Hotel Address:Location Summary
- Villa La Massa
- Via Della Massa, 24
- Florence-Candeli, FI 50012
The hotel Villa La Massa stands on the banks of the river Arno, in the Florentine countryside, only 8 Km from the historic centre of Florence. The villa is surrounded by 22 acres of park with lemon trees and olive groves, full of paths with a beautiful panorama of the Chianti hills.
Directions to Hotel
8 Km for the city center of Florence and 30 Km from Florence Airport
Villa La Massa can organize drawing lessons, painting lessons and yoga classes upon request.
Banquets & Meetings
Banqueting room for up to 60 people.
Fine Dining on Site
Under the direction of Executive Chef Andrea Quagliarella, menus include both Tuscan regional and Mediterranean specialties, thus offering a broad daily choice. The sommeliers have chosen 400 labels among those best representing the Italian wine culture, with a special focus on Tuscan wines. Utmost care is given to procuring foodstuff of prime quality, with a preference for local and organic products.
New fitness room with state-of-the-art equipment, including cardio-fitness and weight-lifting machines.
High Speed Internet
Wi-fi connection throughout the hotel.
Small pets allowed with prior arrangement.
Heated outdoor pool from May to September.
Massages available upon request.
Tennis Courts on Site
Tennis Club is 500 meters from the Hotel, free for all guests.
Available for rental.
18-hole Ugolino golf course nearby.
Jogging & Running
On property, along the Arno River.
The hotel is 8 kilometers from Florence city center.
Tennis Courts Nearby
Tennis Club at 500 meters from the hotel.
Theatre & Museums
The hotel is 8 kilometers from Florence city center. Free shuttle to Florence Ponte Vecchio.
Guided tours to the wineries of the Chianti region on request. Private cellar on the property for wine testing.
Opened in March 2009, the magnificent Presidential Suite, sits on the banks of the Arno River. Surrounded by the splendid 20-acre park and the olive oil trees of the hotel and endowed with a private garden, the Suite is composed of 2 spacious bedrooms, 2 marble bathrooms with separate shower, double washbasins, a living room with fireplace and terracotta floor and an ample outdoor space.
- - Banquets & Meetings
- - Business Center
- - Meeting Space
- - Fine Dining on Site
- - Fine Dining Nearby
- - Fitness Center
- - High Speed Internet
- - Pets Allowed
- - Pool, Outdoor
- - Spa Facility
- - Tennis Courts on Site
- - Biking, Mountain
- - Dining
- - Golf Driving Range
- - Golfing
- - Hiking
- - Horseback Riding
- - Jogging & Running
- - Shopping
- - Tennis Courts Nearby
- - Theatre & Museums
- - Winery Tours
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