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Arriving at the small castle. Get up those stairs!sunny side garden of the villa facing south east
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WATCHTOWER small castle by Florence

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Majla Francesca

WATCHTOWER small castle by Florence

6 guests
2 bedrooms
5 beds
1 bath
6 guests
2 bedrooms
5 beds
1 bath
Majla Francesca is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Self check-in
Check yourself in with the lockbox.
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Romantic, Family friendly, Historically unique, Magical atmosphere, 360 degree views of the countryside and Florence. Convenient location: perfect for honeymoon/anniversary, family trips, friends traveling together, Chianti and Tuscany explorations.


Free parking on premises
Laptop friendly workspace

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
2 single beds, 1 floor mattress
Common spaces
1 single bed

House Rules

No pets
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in time is flexible and check out by 10AM
Self check-in with lockbox


344 Reviews

Jim User Profile
November 2018
Stay here! Seriously. This place is amazing. It is very spacious. The watchtower lookout is spectacular. Well stocked kitchen. Majla and Marco (our hosts) were so kind and friendly and generous with time and information. We did the cooking class with our 6 and 7 year old b…
Jennifer User Profile
October 2018
Definitely better in person! Gives you the whole charm of ancient Italy. Host was absolutely amazing and amenities were perfect. The bed was an absolute dream! Highly recommend this place to anyone!
Jeff User Profile
October 2018
The Tower apartment was larger than expected. In the description we were prepared for the steps required, it is essentially a three story apartment, and there are several flights of stairs to get to the apartment. The apartment was well stocked. We enjoyed the visits from the r…
Rebecca User Profile
October 2018
Property is beautiful and location is picturesque. Should plan on having a car for the visit. Don’t forget to ask about the cooking class!!
Michael And Thea User Profile
Michael And Thea
September 2018
This place is outstanding! While it is a bit of a trek, it has views like you wouldn’t believe, tons of character and charm, and a very comfortable set-up. We only stayed for 1 night and I would highly recommend staying longer - it is a little ways outside of the city, and it is …
Carla User Profile
September 2018
This is a wonderfully warm, relaxing and historic place to spend a few nights away from the hustle and bustle of Florence. Don’t miss taking a cooking class from the amazing hosts!!! They are the best part of the experience—-sharing their knowledge off food and Tuscany with great…
Kathryn User Profile
September 2018
Watchtower was great with an incredible history. Tuscany area is breathtaking. Majla’s family friend, Lorenzo took us around in his car. He was fantastic!

Hosted by Majla Francesca

Florence, ItalyJoined in April 2011
Majla Francesca User Profile
737 Reviews
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Majla Francesca is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
My children are the 6th generation in this medieval villa, and when our budget doesn't allow us to travel, we like a little bit of the world to come to us. My grandfather - a personal hero of mine - hid and saved many lives (often complete strangers, and foreigners), from the fu…
Languages: English, Español, Italiano
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