the Old Mill
Agriturismo / Resort / Winery
If you are looking for a very special ceremony that will remain in you mind and heart, in the melting atmosphere of the hills surrounding Lavacchio estate, we are at your disposal to organize this unforgettable event.
Try to imagine a carriage eighteenth century along cypress alley that leads to the church of Montefiesole, where you pronounce the fateful yes. And for those who want to totally immerse yourself in the atmosphere of the place, it can stay in the farm that offers great solutions.
Any kind of private event, such as wedding receptions, ceremonies, engagement parties, and rehearsal dinners.
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+39 055 4222446
The windmill 200 square meters
What We Offer
Kind of location
Agriturismo, Resort, Winery
Do you host more than one event per day ?
Most of the weddings are exclusive.
There can be 2 small events at the same time (30/40 people) in separated spots of Fattoria Lavacchio
Are there any time restrictions for the reception?
Do you offer bridal suite ?
Yes, upon request.
The venue is also provided of 22 rooms and suites and a private villa with a total accommodation for 84 guests.
We have our own, but it is possible to bring your favourite photographer.
We have our own, but it is possible to bring your favourite musicians.
Le Cirque Firenze Catering
Do you offer American Bar service?
Yes, the American Bar service can be set up in most oft he spots of the venue.
Is it possible to dance with music until late? What time?
Yes, until 2 a.m.
Is there an internal equipped kitchen?
Yes, there is a professional fully equipped large kitchen
Do you apply a fee for the exclusive use of the location?
Which is the payment method
Visa, Master Card, Diners, Amex, Bank Transfer and PayPal
Is there an access for disabled people?
Yes, the majority of the spots and some of the Resort’s suites have access to disable people with specific facilities (ramps and bathrooms).
Any facilities or services for children?
On request we have a baby sitter and entertainment service.
We also provide baby chairs, cots and changing tables for babies.
Are pets allowed?
Yes all pets are welcome at Fattoria Lavacchio
Is it possible to perform the ceremony in your venue?
Yes, it is possible to perform civil, religious and symbolic ceremonies.
What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?
What months are included in your off-peak season?
Low season: January, February, March, April, November and December (except for Easter, Christmas and New Year’s Eve) and week days all year around (Monday to Friday)
What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?
What months are included in your peak season?
May, June, July, August, September, October, Easter, Christmas day and New Year’s Eve.
How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
The venue offers 4 rooms that can accommodate from 40 up to 150 people and 6 open air spaces for up to 400 people.
In case of inclement weather conditions is there a covered appropriate space for all guests?
The venue offers covered spaces which are appropriate in case of bad weather for the entire wedding events.
Describe the “plan B” solution
The ceremony can be held in our wonderful wine cellar, while for the aperitif or reception there is a large covered terrace.
Maximum capacity of the main internal lounge
Up to 150 people can comfortably sit.
Is there an outdoor green garden?
There are several gardens available:
- Loggia Piscina: Pool side garden with terrace overlooking the swimming pool
- Oliveta Casabella: a big olive grove with garden sofas and armchairs
- Aia Casabella: an old stone Patio
- Parco del Cedro: a beautiful lawn with a 300 year old cedar tree
Capacity of the outdoor garden
Up to 500 people.
Internal parking facility?
Large free open air parkings are available.
How many parking spaces are there?
Internal equipped cloakroom?
Several clothes trolleys are available and can be positioned in each spot. Up request, it is possible to organize a cloakroom service.
Equipped smoking area?
Only open-air smoking is permitted.
Available electrical power
There are various electrical power spots of maximum 15 kw
Fattoria Lavacchio Wine Resort is situated on a 400meters ventilated hill and in summer, the entire location is quite fresh, especially in the evenings. While the common areas and reception rooms are not provided with air conditioning, the Sala panoramica Mulino has ceiling fans.
Some of the guests’ bedrooms and suites are provided with air conditioning.
Heating is available in all the indoor rooms.
Audio and video system / microphony
Wi fi connection available?
Free WiFi is available in every indoor space
Will I be followed by a referent in location from start to the end?
Why should you
choose us ?
To experience the atmosphere
of an antique Florentine Taverna
Very good, amazing courses.
The best food in Florence
Review the Location
the Old Mill
Via di Montefiesole, 55
50065 Pontassieve (FI)
+39 055 4222446
Fattoria Lavacchio, a family-run organic farm, is located on the top of the Montefiesole ridge at 450 meters above sea level
– By highway –
From the Firenze SUD motorway exit with the navigator for Lavacchio, it is only 15 minutes by car
-By Train –
the city of Florence can also be reached by train. The closest railway stations are those of Sieci (with two large free parking spaces) and Pontassieve, both just 10 minutes by car from the Fattoria. From Sieci and Pontassieve stations it takes about
15-20 minutes by train, every 40 minutes, to arrive directly in the heart of Florence.
-By Car –
Only 18 km from Florence – about 30 minutes by carSiena is about 80 km, Arezzo and Val di Chiana are a mere 60 km drive through typical Tuscan valleys and many charming historic villages to visit on the way. The tuscan sea side and etruscan coast are about 1 and half hour drive.
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