Villa Le Maschere
Hotel in BARBERINO DI MUGELLO - IT
Tuscany always reveals delightful surprises and none more so than Villa Le Maschere. Perched on a hill surrounded by expansive parkland and overlooking Lake Bilancino- this historic villa is a fabulous fusion of stylish and contemporary interior design with original architectural and decorative features.
Two inviting outdoor pools and imaginative Tuscan cuisine add to the mix- all just minutes from Florence.
Characterised by an unusual facade painted with masks- hence the name of the villa- the interior is a stunning blend of original frescoes- stucco work- Art Nouveau touches- antiques and modern designer furnishings. Wander through the gardens- sit by the pool and admire the quintessential Tuscan view of rolling hills
dotted with trees- the lake far below and the magical sound of silence. Then take a closer look at the villas many treasures before enjoying a mouth-watering lunch on the terrace basking under a warm Mediterranean sun
Villa Le Maschere majestic renaissance villa iconographically testified since 1585-immersed in the tranquillity of its 18 hectares secular park- realized under the project of Giuseppe Poggi- the same who designed in Florence Viali dei Colli and Piazzale Michelangelo. The panoramic position with a view over the Bilancino lake and the sweet hills of Mugello with vineyards- olive groves- chestnuts and oaks forests-completes a really magic and privileged frame.