A majestic getaway
Villa Figline Valnardo
is an award winning
vineyard surrounded
by classically styled
gardens settings the
feel for its lovingly
restored 18 room villa.

-Simplicity, Magical, Elegance

JULIA CARTWRIGHT DESIGN

ITALIAN RETREAT

A majestic getaway Villa Figline Valnardo sits 15 minutes outside beautiful Florence. It’s award winning vineyard and classically styled gardens set the feel for its lovingly restored 18 room villa, to  the luxury spa offering the finest treatments.

The destination offers a distinctly personal experience that  is both warm and inviting. Owners Ingrid and Paul have taken a special interest and pride in ensuring that your  escape to this elegant and historic villa will be to the very highest standards of comfort and luxury.

During the day you can meander through the picturesque olive grove, ornamental gardens and kitchen gardens that supply the beautiful vegetarian Figline restaurant.

For all the creative enthusiasts you can share in  Paul and Ingrid’s love of Opera and painting with their one of a kind workshops and retreats.

VILLA FIGLINE VALNARDO is a stunning building that offers something truly special to the  discerning guest.

IDEAL CLIENT

Laura Kade is a 38 year old Interior designer, who lives with her 40 year old husband Ben in the Cotswold’s, in a beautiful English character filled country manor house. Ben runs the family distillery business close by, whilst Laura runs her interior business from home.

They have a love of travel and together combine this passion with the relationships they have built through their business ventures. They are particularly fond of Europe for its closeness to where they live, and enjoy combining business trips with pleasure.

Laura and Ben lead a successful lifestyle and they love to indulge themselves in the luxuries of life, this also includes making time to enjoy time with their friends who share their interests and their love of the arts, good food and tasting award winning wines.

With discerning tastes, they enjoy destinations that are distinctly unique with stunning interiors, a bit of history attached to their story and vegan style food that supports their healthy active lifestyle.

VISION

BRAND WORDS

SIMPLICITY

MAGICAL

ELEGANT

BRANDING INSPIRATION

CREATIVE DIRECTION

To accentuate the feel of elegant simplicity and the intriguing sense of magic created by the location. As you approach the impressive entry gates you are led on a magical journey of creative discovery, from the beauty of the surrounds, to the history of the buildings.

 
 
FONT

The fonts are a blend of Script detail, modern minimalism & traditional.

 
 
SYMBOL

I played with a line drawing of the gate to create a sense of magical intrigue, and elegant simplicity.

LOCATION

RESTAURANT

FIGLINE GROVE RESTAURANT

Inspiring the way, you eat through Plant-based food.  When you eat at our restaurant you know you are eating the freshest, best tasting, most nutrient-packed food possible.

OLIVE GROVE

WORKSHOPS & OPERA

GREAT FOOD, GREAT WINE, ART AND MUSIC……..

Ingrid and Paul are passionate opera buffs and want to share their love of the arts with their quests. They offer painting workshops, and opera retreats

THE SPA

Treatments champion Nescens-Swiss products developed at the Centre for the Prevention of Aging at the Clinique de Genolier (Switzerland) by Professor Jacques Proust, a wizard/pioneer in anti-aging medicine.

 

Unwind in one of three treatment rooms, clustered around the pool. Indulgent packages ensure pampering for men and women, whether you’re looking to detox, relax or refine.

THE SPA

RESTAURANT CHEF

 

Leah Passard’s menu is veggie-centric. “There is an allure in vegetable cuisine that is completely transparent,” Passard explains.

KITCHEN GARDEN

We use only the freshest and most authentic ingredents. Our kitchen gardeners work hand-in-hand with our chef to create menus bursting with simple garden food. What we can’t grow or rear ourselves, we source form the local area.