This old and prestigious property belonged to the famous and noble Florentine Ubaldini family. It dates back to the 13th century and it still keeps its original characteristics and glamour. Situated in an excellent panoramic position overlooking the Mugello valley, it is at only 1km away from Galliano (shops, bar).
Florence is at only 35km distance, Scarperia (all kinds of shops, banks, etc.) 7km away, A1 motorway entrance at 18km.
In the nearby area there is a horse riding school (1km), a tennis court (1km), Bilancino lake (1km) where can go swimming or canoeing and an aeroclub (2km).
You may be lucky and witness a typical Tuscan wedding reception that are occasionally held in the Palazzaccio.
The holiday house and Apartment II:
The manor house has been restored and split into 5 apartments and 2 studios that offer an ideal relaxing holiday to couples or small families looking for a pleasant place to stay in the outskirts of Florence and in full contact with nature. On one side of the property is the Villa Padronale where the friendly and hospitable owners are now living.
The interiors are tastefully and comfortably furnished, all beds have wooden beams and orthopaedic mattresses.
The Palazzaccio is surrounded by a large furnished garden with a swimming-pool (12m. x 6m.) that is shared with other guests.
Apartment II has a big living room with a kitchenette corner, one room with a double bed and one room with two single beds, 1 bathroom with shower. It's for 4 persons, 83 m2.