Where is this Cottage in Tuscany
This house is located in the area between Volterra, San Gimignano and the Chianti.
The cottage is situated on a hill which is reached from highway 68 connecting Volterra and Colle Val d’Elsa. Take the road to San Gimignano and after a mile you reach a white road just 500 meters along you will come to the house. You’ll find yourself immersed in a reserve with woods, lakes, fields, where there are deer, foxes, pheasants, hares, squirrels, wild boars, hawks, herons ….
The Cottage in Tuscany
The farmhouse dates back to 1600, has been completely renewed with wide spaces that characterize it. The cottage is arranged over 2 floors, each floor is 200 square meters for a total of 5 bedrooms (for a total of 10 persons), 5 bathrooms, 3 living rooms with fireplace, three kitchens and a balcony with large table where You can eat all together. As in the two lounge on the first floor there are two sofa beds, so we can can add 2 more people (capacity of 12 persons.)
The garden of the cottage
The garden has a panoramic view on all sides, is large 5000 square meters, has a “terrace” overlooking the hills at sunset, where guests can dine on a mosaic table with 12 seats. A typical Tuscan stone oven, located near the house will be useful to make bread and pizzas. the pool is 12 meters long and 12 wide. in the pool there are sun beds with mattresses, teak chairs and tables.
Rent the whole cottage in Tuscany
The villa can be rented for entire groups of friends or families will bring the benefit of absolute privacy. The house has fully equipped kitchens, but the groups may require breakfasts, lunches and dinners in the restaurant of the Villa which will be at their exclusive disposal.
Rental portion of the farmhouse
For groups of 6 people can rent the entire ground floor of this cottage, and you have 3 double bedrooms with bathroom, large kitchen and living area with fireplace and satellite TV
This farmhouse in Tuscany offers many services to all guests:
– Food: close to the cottage for rent is a small house used as a restaurant. Those who rent the whole house will then decide whether to cook in their kitchens, or taste the local dishes. The restaurant is open only to guests of the house you can make breakfast of homemade pie of the day or croissants, yogurt, fresh fruit salad, fresh orange or grapefruit juice, cereal, toast, Nutella, jam, honey , tea, cappuccino, coffee, etc. …
Or you can dine, follow cooking lessons taught by a chef from Tuscany, wine tastings and, salami or sheep in the area.
– Yoga class: the owner is a yoga instructor, will then private yoga classes or groups. Classes are held mornings and evenings, will be held in the garden, under the verandah of the house or you can go into the woods or along rivers ….
– Massage: This Tuscan farmhouse collaborates with massage parlors, you can then maybe you have a personal massage poolside, or in the room.
– Horse riding: only 500 meters there is a handling facilities, you can then private lessons in the enclosure, or stroll to admire this fabulous hilly countryside
– Trekking: there are a lot of trekking routes, the walk to the ruins of the village of Castelvecchio, Montenero the lakes, the old quarry Pignano. for those concerned will be given maps of the area.
– Quad: possibility of renting a villa directly quad excursions in the area
– Balloons: For those who want to see the Tuscan hills from a new point of view this house organizes balloon rides starting near the pool.
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