Villa Cabbiavoli - Code: CC0002
Villa Cabbiavoli >>
This elegant country residence is in a lovely setting in the Tuscan hills, near the historic town of Castelfiorentino. It is on the Via Francigena Route, the historic road that connected France with Rome.
Because the gravel road to the Villa is hilly, it is advised that guests have a car to arrive at the Villa.
|Florence – 30 km|
|San Gimignano – 25 km|
|Siena – 50 km|
Castelfiorentino, 3 km away.
Means Of Transport
||Line / Type / Location
||Exit / Stop / Distance
|| Florence, Pisa
|| Firenze Scandicci
|| Ginestra Fiorentina
|| Train Lines
|| Castelfiorentino / 3 km away
How to reach Us by Car
Directions A1 motorway from Florence
A1 Highway runs between Rome and Milan through Florence.
In Florence, take exit FIRENZE SCANDICCI Once you have left the highway, take the toll-free road (indications in blue) S.G.C Firenze-Pisa-Livorno (FI-PI-LI) direction Pisa or Livorno. Drive for approximately 12.7 Km and exit at GINESTRA FIORENTINA.
Upon leaving the motorway, follow direction for MONTESPERTOLI. You are now following the Montespertoli signs. After 5.8 km you will find a village called Baccaiano; at the T-intersection, take a right direction Montespertoli (SP4).
Montespertoli is on the top of the hill. DON’T turn left into the town but stay on the new road swinging around to the right of town past some new apartments. At the roundabout TURN RIGHT to CASTELFIORENTINO (SP4).
After less than 1 Km, TURN LEFT direction LUNGAGNANA (SP125/Via Lugagnana) and CERTALDO.
After 4.7 Km TURN RIGHT direction Renai (Via Pian di Pesciola). You will see a small arrow indicating CABBIAVOLI on the left. Turn left in Via del Vallone. Follow the dirt track for 2.5 km, on that road you will see the Castle wall in Via del Vallone 51.
Directions from Pisa Airport
Leaving Pisa airport, TURN RIGHT and take the toll-free road (indications in blue) S.G.C Firenze-Pisa-Livorno (FI-PI-LI) following the direction FLORENCE. Drive on the "Fi-Pi-Li" and exit at GINESTRA FIORENTINA. From here, follow the directions as above.
Directions from Castelfiorentino
From Castelfiorentino, take Via Giordano Bruno uphill towards the Ospedale di Santa Verdiana.
Turn right to stay on Via Giordano Bruno. Wind down on the overpass into Castelfiorentino. At the stoplight, take a U turn to the RIGHT in the direction of "Renai" (there’s a Le Boscarecce sign on the post). Veer right on via A. Vivaldi, the road to Renai (3 km). A dirt road will cross the road and, few yards later, veer to the right at Renai or Le Boschereccie sign under the bridge.
It’s an old paved road with grapes on the right. Go over a little bridge and the road curves to the left. Stay on the pavement going up on some rather deep switchbacks. At the top of the hill at the dumpster DO NOT take the gravel road to the right, but TURN LEFT with the paved road. There’s a sign saying "di Piazzacalda", and a small sign to Renai. When you reach Renai at the T in the road, TURN RIGHT, pass the Agriturismo di Cabbiavoli, pass the olive trees, and follow the road until on the LEFT you will see the entrance of the Castle.
How to reach Us by Train
From Florence’s Santa Maria Novella train station take the train for Siena and get off at Castelfiorentino. The Villa is 3 km from the train station.
From Pisa to Empoli, change trains for Siena, and get off at Castelfiorentino. The Villa is 3 km from the train station.
How to reach Us by Plane
From Florence's airport A. Vespucci or from Pisa's airport G. Galilei.
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