Villa Delia Hotel & Cooking School is nestled in the village of Ripoli di Lari a village near the town of Collesalvetti, located in the heart of rural Tuscany, a sun drenched land where time stands still.  It is set amidst a serene country side of ancient cypress and gently rolling hills with mellow stone farm houses, solitary monasteries, gently preserved medieval towns and picturesque walled villages, yet within easy driving distance to the great cities of Florence, Siena and the popular Pisa with its famous leaning tower and the Italian Riviera.

The Villa Delia Hotel, while maintaining it’s characteristic style and friendly old-world charm, is equipped with all the latest modern facilities. From the 24 spacious guest bedrooms, decorated with typical Tuscan style furnishings, spacious private bath facilities, minibar, direct dial telephone and cable television, one can admire the vineyards and olive groves in the tranquil and peaceful surrounding countryside.

Recreational facilities include a swimming pool, a hard-surfaced tennis court and 54 acres of rolling hills to walk, jog, bike, and enjoy.

Sophisticated travelers can explore the world of Michelangelo, Machiavelli and Leonardo da Vinci as well as the delights of rural Tuscany, at their leisure.

Villa Delia offers a relaxing and hospitable sanctuary with luxurious comfort, spectacular wines and outstanding cuisine.

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Teatro del Silenzio 2020

Posticipo 2021/Postponement 2021


The 15th edition of the Teatro del Silenzio, the exclusive event that takes place every year on the native hills of Andrea Bocelli, in Lajatico, scheduled for July 24th and 26th 2020 - the Mystery of Beauty, will be postponed to July 22nd and 24th 2021. On this occasion, the superb Tuscan skyline with its rolling hills will be more than ever the protagonist of a 'one in a lifetime event' which will see the beauty of nature blend with the experience of lyrical music, making it a memorable journey alongside the great tenor and many of his friends and colleagues. Sign up to our newsletter to stay updated on when packages for 2021 will go on sale.