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Lovely!

The gardens of Villa Ganberaia are lovely to say the least. Located on Via del Rossellino, they are... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2016
Ibadanboy
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Nairobi, Kenya
Very very beautiful!

This is a wonderful garden, especially the box hedges and the ponds. The view over Florence is an... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2015
Lena P
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Falkoping, Sweden
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26 May 2016
“Lovely!”
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Regarded as one of the most picturesque Italian gardens, the design is from the early Renaissance period combined with the rich decoration of the baroque style.
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Via del Rossellino 72, 50135, Florence, Italy
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Reviewed 7 May 2017

20 years ago I visited the garden and see the true splendor of the Renaissance Park.This time there was a garden follows the same shape and still excellent location visible to decay and lose the right content Park. Absolutely too high a price for admission

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Breda B
Reviewed 26 May 2016

The gardens of Villa Ganberaia are lovely to say the least. Located on Via del Rossellino, they are on a height that gives beautiful views of the city of Florence. The gardens are immaculate and peaceful. Recommended.

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 31 August 2015

This is a wonderful garden, especially the box hedges and the ponds. The view over Florence is an extra plus. It also was very still and quiet the day we were there. Get there by bus 10 + a steep walk.

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Lena P
Reviewed 8 June 2015

The gardens of Villa Gamberaia are a must see for anyone interested in villa architecture and/or the formal gardens of Tuscany. See the BBC video by Monty Don before you go - it will enhance your appreciation of this unique villa significantly. Note: this is...More

Date of experience: May 2015
3  Thank tuscan
Reviewed 24 May 2015

Hard to find, and needs a small car to get close as the village and lanes are extremely narrow - but once you're there, what a lovely garden. Fading quietly, but clearly attempts are being made to stop further decline; perfect formal Italian garden with...More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank JeffB64CPR
Reviewed 20 January 2015

If old world charm is what you are looking for, this is a wonderful place to stay. The apartments are very clean although not posh. I went with a large group of painters on a painting retreat and had a great time. The staff are...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Katyvh
Reviewed 20 June 2014

On the hills around Florence Villa Gamberaia boasts sweeping views over Florence and the Arno valley and sits amidst a spectacular Renaissance Garden. You can get there from Piazza San Marco with Bus nr.10 and then a short walk. www.villagamberaia.com

Date of experience: September 2013
4  Thank sylviaFlorence
Reviewed 18 April 2014

We caught the bus from Florence, which was very pleasant and easy, and walked the short way to the garden, which was a lovel walk. The garden was very well tended, and had amazing views over Florence, and the surrounding coutryside. Lovely way to spend...More

Date of experience: April 2014
4  Thank ladybugsSydney
Reviewed 18 November 2013

A secluded and beautiful villa with a fantastic garden. We were given a private tour on a gorgeous sunny day..Just perfect.

Date of experience: July 2013
1  Thank AxiaStone
Reviewed 30 October 2013

Enjoyed EVERY MINUTE here. We did not stay long enough! The staff is first rate- all very kind and helpful. The real star is the grounds - just amazing. We will be back!

Date of experience: October 2013
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