A splendid Renaissance hotel and villas in the gorgeous winemaking region of chianti

Villa Mangiacane has been part of the Machiavelli family since the 15th century and its recent £52m renovation has resulted in a captivating mix of modern amenities and design with Renaissance period sculptures and architecture; a fascinating juxtaposition which only adds to the uber luxurious charm.


Set amongst rolling Tuscan hills and fine vineyards producing chianti wine, the property is within a 20 minute drive of Florence as well as easy reach of Siena and Bologna ensuring that you will have a multitude of art galleries, fine wineries and restaurants to enjoy during your stay here.

Guest Rooms

Villa Manciacane’s individually designed rooms and suites offer stunning views of the countryside, gardens or vineyards.  A stay in the main villa will surround you with original Renaissance art and terraces offering sweeping views of the Tuscan landscape while the exclusive Vineyard Villa features private plunge pools.  The property consists of 28 rooms each lovingly designed and extremely well appointed.

Manciacane Royal Suite

History and elegance beautifully combine in one room, making this fit for any guest, king or queen.  This suite is wonderfully complimented by a fine selection of artifacts from across the globe with a huge superior king sized bed being the main focal point.  At around 1,600 square feet in size, the suite boasts high ceilings and large windows offering a wonderful view of the surrounding vineyards and countryside, as well as delightfully filling up with natural light during the day.  Perhaps the ultimately luxury however is the wondrous bathroom and walk in shower complete with marble and onyx jacuzzi.

Two Bedroom Terrace Suite

Located on the top floor in Mangiacane’s main villa, the Two Bedroom Terrace Suite is the ideal accommodation. With two separate mezzanine style bedrooms, the suite offers two king sized beds and two private bathrooms furnished in marble to provide a comfortable and spacious retreat. With a separate living and dining room you will have no trouble finding a quiet spot to relax in. On your private connected terrace enjoy a spectacular Tuscan sunset or take in the breathtaking view of the city of Florence and the Duomo.

Machiavelli Suite

The Machiavelli Suite is located on the Machiavelli villa top floor of the royal wing. This opulent suite offers an individually decorated style bedroom with king sized bed and modern bathrooms. The suite offers a separate living area and private in room dining area.

Deluxe Rooms

Villa Mangiacane’s deluxe rooms have been fully renovated and individually designed in Ralph Krall’s signature eclectic style. Along with sweeping views of the Tuscan countryside and Mangiacane’s vineyards and olive groves, the rooms offer queen size beds and luxurious marble bathrooms. The deluxe rooms are a sweet and comfortable place to rest your head, enjoy the views of our vineyards and countryside, and relax into one-of-a-kind style. Deluxe rooms in the Mazzei Villa are outfitted with beautiful private gardens and plunge pools upon request.

Terrace Suite

Offering the beauty and individual style found only at Villa Mangiacane, this opulent suite in Mangiacane’s main villa boasts a private terrace overlooking Florence and the Tuscan countryside. With a uniquely decorated bedroom, an expansive king-size bed, and crafted marble bathrooms, the Terrace Suite will meet all expectations of ideal accommodation. Along with a private living room, the Terrace Suite offers a private dining area both inside and outside on your secluded terrace, perfect for a romantic candlelit meal.

Superior Rooms

Villa Mangiacane’s Superior Rooms offer a unique charm with handpicked furniture and designs in varying styles and feels. Luxurious queen sized beds, full marble bathrooms, and private gardens and plunge pools make these rooms one-of-a-kind.

Classic Rooms

In true Mangiacane style, our Classic rooms are designed individually with unique furniture and artwork.  Located in the Mazzei Villa, these rooms equipped with queen sized beds and luxurious marble bathrooms. With easy access to our private gardens you will find yourself engulfed in the breathtaking views of Tuscany and Mangiacane’s hills.



In addition to the region’s rich history and cultural importance within Italy, the villa itself offers a huge range of activities including wine tasting and lessons in how olive oil is produced within the grounds.

The birthplace of the Renaissance period, Florence is a mere 20 minutes away, home to some of the world’s finest galleries and museums, including Michelangelo’s David.  Further afield the charming town of Sienna can easily be reached which is famous for the twice-annual horse festival, the Palio, which turns the central piazza into a festival of colour.

Map and travel information

Flight information

Direct flights from the UK are available to a variety of nearby airports including Florence, Bologna, Milan and Rome

Transfer to Villa Mangiacane

Transfer by private car in around 20 minutes from Florence

Call us

Speak to our team:

+44 1491 575 987


Monday – Friday: 9am – 5:30pm
Saturday: 10am – 4:30pm

1 Market Place Mews,
Henley-on-Thames, OXON RG9 2AH