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Casa Barthel
Casa Barthel



Latitude: 43.730112 - Longitude: 11.211505 - View Map

Countryside Borgo divided in 7 independent small villas
16 pax + 8 pax
XIXth Century
Florentine Hills
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The Property

Casa Barthel Bed and View is an enchanting property that has been recently restored and turned in 7 beautiful independent houses. The structure is just 15 minutes’ drive from Florence city centre, one hour from Siena and not far from the heart of the Chianti wine region. It is located in a quite area in the countryside with olive trees and a wonderful view over the Florentine hills.
Each house has a country chic-style furnishing with antique objects that Family Barthel ‘hunts’ down, transforms and collects.
In fact each of the casaBARTHEL cottages has one of their favorite collections.

The property has a swimming pool, a tennis court and a kitchen garden with barbeque facility and a wood burning oven.
The owners live at Casa Barthel still today, sharing with guests their love for the country, their olive oil, good food and the Italian family life.

The Treehouse, built on a tree, a romantic cottage with a stunning view over the Florentine hills: king size bedroom with fire place and air-conditioning, kitchenette, bathroom with large shower, terrace in the pine trees

The Painterhouse, right next to the courtyard that watches over a crazy combination of paintings, lithographs and watercolors and The Cinemahouse with a beautifully contrasting between the stone walls and a colorful collection of movie posters, including a giant ‘Blues Brothers’ playbill : every house has 1 double-bedroom, 1 bathroom, a kitchen/living-room, a private garden

The Toyhouse owes its name to a fantastic collection of small kitchen toys found in the last fifty years, from all over the world: living room/dining room with fire place, king size bedroom, twin bedroom, kitchen, bathroom with shower, private garden

The Coffehouse, is proudly filled with Amos Kennedy posters from Alabama: an artist with a naughty sense of humor and sense of justice: living room with queen size bed, kitchen/dining room, bathroom with large shower, private garden

The Ceramichouse takes its name from the hand-made eighteen century tiles hanging on the walls and hailing from southern Italy:y): Living room with queen size sofa bed, Kitchen/dining room, bathroom with large shower, Private garden

The Farmershouse displays a 1930s agriculture manual from the Parisian flea market ‘Marche’ aux puces’e: 1 double bedroom with a king size bed, kitchen/dining room, bathroom with large shower, private garden

The Coffehouse, the Ceramichouse, and the Farmershouse can be connected and can accommodate 6 people (2 sofabed and a double bedroom) or 4 people and in this case a house can be used as living room.

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• Baby-sitting on request
• Barbecue
• Breakfast and dinner on request
• Cooking classes
• Cook on request
• House-cleaning on request
• Wood-burning oven
• Private Garden at the property
• Laundry a shared
• Parking at the property
• Table tennis
• Swimming-pool
• Extra-virgin olive-oil producer
• Tennis
• Extra-virgin olive-oil sale

Wi-Fi in the common area
Private Italian lessons on request.
Each house can be rented separately, or guest can rent all the property exclusively. The Casa Barthel bed & view can accommodate 16 people, but on request there are 4 additional double bedrooms (3 bedrooms with a shared bathroom and a bedroom with a private bathroom) available in the Villa where the owners live. The Treehouse: 2 pax; The CinemaHouse: 2 pax; The Painterhouse: 2 pax; The Toyhouse: 4 pax; The Coffeehouse: 2 pax; The Ceramichouse: 2 pax; The Farmershouse: 2 pax.

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Casa Barthel is located in the surrounding hillsides only 10 km from Florence city center.
Nearest shops at Galluzzo 2.4 km far with farmers market, grocery, bar, post office, bank, shopping, pharmacy, ice cream parlour, restaurants, pizzeria.

Florence city centre (Dome) – 9 km
Florence centre (Porta Romana) – 4km
Greve in Chianti 25 km
Siena 70 km
Airport: Florence 15 km
Train station: Florence 10 km
Bus: bus stop in Galluzzo square 1,5 km from the property bus N° 36 and 37
Ugolino Golf Club: 15 km

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How to arrive

From Florence take the highway and follow the directions Rome (South).
Exit at Firenze Impruneta at the crossroads turn to the left and follow direction ‘Firenze’ (Florence). Go straight and at the Galluzzo village square turn to the left at the light.
At the stop you will see the Galluzzo church in front of you, turn left on Via Volterrana.
Keep going straight, pass the river and climb the hill.
At the end of the turns when the road is still slopped, turn on the left at the cypress tree with the 103 attached number.
At the end of the white road ring the bell at the green gate and the owner will welcome you.

Take a train to Florence Santa Maria Novella
Then you have 2 options:
1. Take a taxi to Via Volterrana 103
About 10Km, equal to 20 minutes depending on traffic.
2. Take the bus N.36 or 37 from Santa Maria Novella square to Galluzzo
About 1.5 Km, equal to 5 minutes.
Call the owner and they will come and pick you up.
Please reserve your pick up in advance.

Florence Airport
1. Take a taxi to Via Volterrana 103
About 15 Km, equal to 25 minutes, depending on traffic.
2. Or take the Airport Shuttle Bus from the airport to the train station Santa Maria Novella and then take the bus N.36 or 37 from Santa Maria Novella square to Galluzzo (About 1.5 Km, equal to 5 minutes).
Call the owner and they will come and pick you up. Please reserve your pick up in advance.

Pisa Airport Galileo Galilei
1. Take a bus, see
About one hour trip
2. Take a train to the train Santa Maria Novella train station
Depending on train, see
Then see directions above from Santa Maria Novella by bus or taxi

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 • A typical Tuscan Farm and its Animals
 • A typical Tuscan Farm: Wines & food Specialities
 • Airport Transfers
 • All our Facilities realized by our professionals completely personalized for you!
 • American & Tuscan Brunch Delivered to Your Door
 • An Artisanal Tuscan Producer in your exclusive villa
 • Bike, Tricycle, Cart, Carriage and…Luxury Car Rental
 • Biking and Hiking in unique Landscapes
 • Catered Meals for Events, Parties & Special Occasions
 • Cooking Classes and Personal Chef Service
 • Discover the Arno River With an Antique Boat
 • Discover The Sky & The Stars of Florence
 • Exclusive City & Art Tours
 • Excursions to Lake Bilancino
 • Fiat 500's: explore the Florentine Hills
 • Gadgets
 • Guidebook Sale Points
 • Insider’s Guidebooks: Florence & Tuscany
 • Massages & Yoga Classes, Personalized Treatments,
 • Meeting The Producers
 • Migliarino San Rossore Park, Massaciuccoli (Pisa)
 • Payment
 • Pinocchio Park
 • Pizza, Fresh Pasta Cooking Classes & Bread Workshops
 • Rafting and Kaying in Florence and Beyond
 • Real Taste of
 • Riding a real Vespa Around Tuscany
 • Saffron, Honey, & The Iris
 • Sailboat Chartering & Nautical School
 • Summer Camps and Classes for Children
 • Teaching Farm with Safari Night Tour
 • The Nature Train
 • The Real Taste Of Tuscany Card
 • The Real Taste Of Tuscany Kit
 • The Wine Train
 • Tickets For Main Events In Tuscany
 • Tickets to Major Museums
 • Truffle Adventures
 • Tuscan Olive Oil Experience
 • Tuscany from the Sky: Flights on Hot Air Balloons
 • Vespa & Scooter Rentals
 • Vocabulary
 • Web Promotion
 • Wellness Treatments in Florence and Surroundings
 • Wine Tastings
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