Villa Le Maschere

Tuscany, Italy


Superior room




A five-star stay at an opulent, 16th-century Tuscan villa and Small Luxury Hotels of the World member, with breakfast, spa access and more

Mere kilometres from Florence and Tuscany and tucked away in the romantic, rolling hills of Mugello, sits the five-star Villa Le Maschere - a supremely elegant member of the exclusive Small Luxury Hotels of The World group. You've more than magical surrounds here, as the waters of Bilancino Lake twinkle in the Italian sun and rare trees in the villa's 18-hectare park provide refreshing dappled shade.

A late renaissance country home built in the second half of the 16th century, Villa Le Maschere is one of the most beautiful in the region, with a history accommodating popes and noblemen. The exterior facade is adorned with serena stone masks and the interior of the villa speaks of modernity married with tradition and innovation.

It's not just us who appreciate the villa's poetic splendour, as Condé Nast Traveller have named it one of the 'Best Hotels of the World 2011' and it scooped a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence. Architecture aside, you’ll find a luxury wellness centre in the ancient basements, a restaurant on the terrace overlooking the gardens, and winding paths to amble along during a leisurely stroll.

Good to know

Please note that a city tax of €4 per person, per night is payable at the hotel upon check-out.

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  • The gorgeous guest rooms, offering up a blend of modern style and classic elegance
  • The careful restoration of the frescoes, majolica, sculptures and stuccoes across the property
  • Staying in a Small Luxury Hotel of the World ensures a standard of excellence
  • Blissing out in the wellness centre, uniquely located in the ancient basements

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