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Discover the Exquisite Elegance of Villa La Massa: A Gem from the Renaissance Era

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Located just five miles from the historic heart of Florence, Villa La Massa is a Renaissance-era villa turned magnificent hotel. Set along the gentle curves of the River Arno, this idyllic retreat offers tranquility and timeless luxury to discerning travelers. The impeccably maintained Renaissance architecture, picturesque riverside views, and panoramic vistas of the Tuscan hills create a fairy tale setting.

Covering 25 acres of lush grounds, Villa La Massa has 54 elegantly appointed rooms across six historic buildings. Each room, infused with Florentine style, offers guests a slice of Renaissance luxury. Dining at the hotel is a delight, with L’Oliveto Bistrot offering casual Tuscan meals by the pool and Il Verrocchio restaurant serving refined dishes with a scenic view. The property has an outdoor pool, a state-of-the-art fitness center, the Arno SPA, mountain bikes and a running trail for active guests.

Exclusive Elegant Features of Villa La Massa

Prime Location: Villa La Massa is in a quiet, peaceful spot close to Florence’s main cultural attractions. It offers the perfect base for exploring the city’s Renaissance treasures and the pastoral landscapes of Tuscany—a 15-minute ride away on the complimentary shuttle service.


Exclusive Accommodations: Villa La Massa is nestled in a 25-acre Tuscan park with olive groves and vineyards. This 13th-century property features 54 rooms and suites spread over six villas, blending Florence’s cultural charm with tranquil countryside serenity. The new Arno SPA merges Tuscan charm with luxury, featuring a welcoming atmosphere. It includes a wet area with a Turkish bath, sauna, Roman pool with hydromassage, sensory showers, and two spa suites infused with Tuscan aromas for treatments. Moreover, the hotel’s restaurant takes pride in its farm-to-table concept, growing its vegetables and making olive oil right on the farm for its dishes.


Private Villa Experience: One of the buildings, the Casa Colonica, an ancient farmhouse recently restored in 2019, features 4 suites and a kitchen, can be rented exclusively for a private villa experience within the hotel. Another suitable accommodation for extended families is the Villino building, which has 7 bedrooms and can be rented exclusively.

Effortless Accessibility for Global Travelers

Villa La Massa’s prime location south of Florence, near the A1 highway, ensures easy access for guests. Merely 15 kilometers from Firenze Peretola Airport, a brief 25-minute journey, and 10 kilometers from the Santa Maria Novella Train Station, around 20 minutes away, the villa ensures a seamless arrival and departure experience. Villa La Massa arranges private car transfers upon request for added convenience. With a complimentary shuttle service to Ponte Vecchio, private car transfers, and even a helipad, getting to and from this idyllic retreat is a breeze. 

As a proud member of The Leading Hotels of the World, this Medici mansion turned luxury hotel is accessible via a courtesy shuttle bus from central Florence, making it a convenient yet secluded retreat.

Ideal Guests for Villa La Massa

Villa La Massa is a haven for couples, honeymooners, families, and multigenerational travelers. Its luxurious setting makes it a versatile choice for various types of guests seeking a memorable stay.

Why Luxury Travel Advisors Recommend Villa La Massa?

The elegance and intimacy of Villa La Massa make it an ideal location for personalized getaways. Your clients can enjoy the tranquility of rural country life and with all the comforts of modern facilities. From the romantic terraces of the Verrocchio Restaurant to the vast array of outdoor and sporting activities, there’s something for everyone. Moreover, renting the entire hotel for exclusive events like a luxurious Florentine wedding adds an extra layer of allure to this captivating property.


Exclusive UJV Amenity

Booking Villa La Massa through UJV grants your clients exclusive seasonal amenities, enhancing their stay with a personalized touch. The hotel determines these unique features, which promise a stay as distinct and unforgettable as the estate.