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16th century Medici estate in the heart of Tuscany

Tuscany

This 16th century Medici estate is located on the banks of the Arno River in the Tuscan countryside. The city center of Florence is just a few kilometers from the hotel, and Villa Gamberaia is 1.9 km (1.2 mi) away.

22 acre gardens

The restaurant offers fresh seasonal meals with ingredients from the hotel's 22 acres of gardens and groves. The property also features a chapel, a wellness center, an outdoor pool, and conference facilities.

Florentine décor

The 37 guestrooms feature traditional Florentine décor with modern amenities including satellite televisions and minibars. Bathrooms have Egyptian cotton robes and slippers, as well as complimentary toiletries.

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Villa La Massa

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Villa La Massa originated as an estate for the Medici family in the 16th century. Five-hundred years later, the villa operates as a 37-room hotel sitting on 22 acres of gardens. The hotel dining venues use fresh ingredients from the onsite groves to create traditional Tuscan and Mediterranean dishes. The wine cellar is stocked with 400 labels of regional and national wines. The state-of-the-art wellness center features fitness equipment and a floor-exercise and yoga space. The Arno Spa features a Turkish bath, a sauna, and a hydrotherapy Roman pool, as well as beauty services and aromatherapy treatments. Open daily during the summer months, a heated outdoor pool has sun loungers and a bar offering light meals. Indoor and outdoor event space for small meetings and banquets is available on site. Additionally, a traditional chapel situated in the western garden is available for weddings. A complimentary shuttle runs daily to and from Florence Ponte Vecchio.

  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Free breakfast
  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Conference space
  • Total number of rooms - 37
  • Multilingual staff
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Elevator/lift
  • Number of floors - 3
  • Business center
  • Wedding services
  • Concierge services
  • Full-service spa
  • Turkish bath/Hammam
  • Health club
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Library
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Poolside bar
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Luggage storage
  • Free self parking
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2
  • Smoke-free property
  • Outdoor seasonal pool
  • Free Wi-Fi
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Internet

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi

Parking

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Room Amenities

  • Pay movies
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Air conditioning
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Minibar
  • Turndown service
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bidet
  • Slippers
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • In-room safe
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Individually decorated
  • Satellite TV service
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Free Wi-Fi
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Where to Eat

Where to Eat

Il Verrocchio - Tuscan and Mediterranean dishes are prepared using fresh, seasonal ingredients and served under a vaulted ceiling in the dining room or on the terrace overlooking the river. Open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

The Medicean Bar & Pool Bar - Beverages and light meals served poolside during the summer.

The Cellar - Over 400 wine labels and private dining in a traditional Tuscan cellar setting beneath the hotel restaurant.

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Nearby Things to Do

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a health club, a fitness facility, and a seasonal outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site
  • Playground on site
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Spa Services

Spa Services

The Arno SPA is a warm and informal welcome in an original Tuscan atmosphere, combining heritage with luxurious comfort. The wet area with the Turkish bath, sauna, Roman pool with hydro-massage, and sensory showers. There are 2 spa suites for treatments pervaded with Tuscan scents. Products come from the cosmetic line of Officina Farmaceutica di Santa Maria Novella.

The spa also includes a small health club with gym equipment and space for yoga and floor exercises. Everything evokes the feel of Villa La Massa.

  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Swedish massage
  • Steam room in spa
  • Reflexology
  • Sports massage
  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Massages
  • Minimum age to access spa is 14
  • Number of treatment rooms 2
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
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Hotel Policies

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Pets

Pets allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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Fees

Unless otherwise indicated, the charges below are not included in the overall room price. If not included in the overall room price, they will be charged by the property at check-in or check-out. Charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book. This property told us they will charge you for the following:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 4 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 14 years of age.
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

We should mention

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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