Book your room at Villa La Massa
16th century Medici estate in the heart of Tuscany
When you stay at Villa La Massa in Bagno a Ripoli, you'll be on a river and close to Villa Gamberaia and Stadio Artemio Franchi.
This 5-star hotel is within close proximity of San Piero a Ema Church and Nelson Mandela Forum.
Make yourself at home in one of the 37 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and bidets. Conveniences include safes and desks, and housekeeping is provided daily.
Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. If you're looking for recreational opportunities, you'll find a health club and a seasonal outdoor pool. Additional features include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare. Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the complimentary area shuttle.
Enjoy a meal at a restaurant, or stay in and take advantage of the hotel's room service (during limited hours). Relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge or a poolside bar. A complimentary buffet breakfast is included.
Featured amenities include a business center, limo/town car service, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. This hotel has 2 meeting rooms available for events. Guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle for a surcharge, and free self parking is available onsite.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Villa La Massa originated as an estate for the Medici family in the 16th century. Five-hundred years later, the villa operates as a 37-room hotel sitting on 22 acres of gardens. The hotel dining venues use fresh ingredients from the onsite groves to create traditional Tuscan and Mediterranean dishes. The wine cellar is stocked with 400 labels of regional and national wines. The Arno Spa features a Turkish bath, a sauna, a hydrotherapy Roman pool, aromatherapy treatments, and beauty services making use of cosmetics from Officina Farmaceutica di Santa Maria Novella. There is also space for floor exercise and yoga. Open daily during the summer months, a heated outdoor pool has sun loungers and a bar offering light meals. Indoor and outdoor event space for small meetings and banquets is available on site. Additionally, a traditional chapel situated in the western garden is available for weddings. A complimentary shuttle runs daily to and from Florence Ponte Vecchio.
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Free breakfast
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Conference space
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Total number of rooms - 37
- Multilingual staff
- 24-hour front desk
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Babysitting or childcare
- Number of floors - 3
- Business center
- Wedding services
- Concierge services
- Full-service spa
- Turkish bath/Hammam
- Health club
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Laundry facilities
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Poolside bar
- Luggage storage
- Free self parking
- Number of meeting rooms - 2
- Area shuttle (complimentary)
- Smoke-free property
- Outdoor seasonal pool
- Free Wi-Fi
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi
Free self parking
- Pay movies
- Air conditioning
- Complimentary newspaper
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Turndown service
- Private bathroom
- Complimentary toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Shower/tub combination
- Individually decorated
- Satellite TV service
- In-room safe
- Daily housekeeping
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Cribs/infant beds available
- Room service (limited hours)
- Free Wi-Fi
Where to Eat
Il Verrocchio - Tuscan and Mediterranean dishes are prepared using fresh, seasonal ingredients and served under a vaulted ceiling in the dining room or on the terrace overlooking the river. Open daily for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
The Medicean Bar & Pool Bar - Beverages and light meals served poolside during the summer.
The Cellar - Over 400 wine labels and a selection of cheeses and light fare in a traditional Tuscan cellar setting beneath the hotel restaurant; private wine tasting parties can be arranged.
Nearby Things to Do
Recreational amenities at the hotel include a health club, a fitness facility, and a seasonal outdoor pool.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Complimentary bicycles on site
- Mountain biking nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Golf lessons available nearby
- Helicopter/airplane tours on site
- Playground on site
- Yoga classes/instruction on site
The Arno SPA is a warm and informal welcome in an original Tuscan atmosphere, combining heritage with luxurious comfort. The wet area with the Turkish bath, sauna, Roman pool with hydro-massage, and sensory showers. There are 2 spa suites for treatments pervaded with Tuscan scents. Products come from the cosmetic line of Officina Farmaceutica di Santa Maria Novella.
The spa also includes a small health club with gym equipment and space for yoga and floor exercises. Everything evokes the feel of Villa La Massa.
- Hot stone massage
- Deep tissue massage
- Swedish massage
- Steam room in spa
- Sports massage
- Number of treatment rooms 2
- Couples treatment rooms
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Ayurvedic treatments
- Sauna in spa
- Spa tub in spa
- Minimum age to access spa is 14
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Check-out time is noon
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
- A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 4 per person, per night. This tax does not apply to children under 14 years of age.
We should mention
Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.