Beautiful stone Tuscan hamlet dating back to the 16th century comprising 8 accommodations and nestling deep among the splendid Chianti Classico vineyards. This property still shows the blazon of the astronomer Galileo Galilei who stayed in this hamlet many years and drew inspiration from the beauties of the surrounding landscape.
This property was restored in 2010 preserving its original architectural features and its ancient charm and was turned into 8 charming accommodations. All of the apartments are welcoming and tastefully furnished in a typical Tuscan style with wrought iron beds and nice pieces of furniture. This hamlet is located right in the heart of the Chianti Classico region, a short distance away from the small towns of Panzano and Castellina in Chianti as well as from other charming Chianti villages such as Radda in Chianti, Gaiole, Greve in Chianti.
The outside areas are well kept and allow their guests to relaxing and enjoy one of the most beautiful landscape in Tuscany.
The access to the property is via an unpaved but well-kept road.
Distances: Panzano with general stores 6 km away, Castellina in Chianti 8 km, Siena 35 km away, San Gimignano 38 km, Florence (airport) 50 km away, Pisa (airport) 130 km away.
At guests’ disposal: large outdoor areas surrounding the property, shared swimming-pool (12 x 6 m – min. depth 1,4 m – max. depth 1,6 m – open from 01/05 to 30/09), dressing room, toilet and open-air shower (cold and warm water). The units Chianti # 6 and 8 provide a washing machine while Chianti # 1 and 7 share a laundry with coin-operated washing-machine. All of the apartments provide hair-dryer.
Parking within the grounds.
Arrivals between 16.00 and 19.00; later arrivals will be not accepted.
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Ground floor: living-room, double sofa-bed (to be requested at confirmation) and dining area (table for 8 persons), spacious kitchen (oven, freezer), bathroom with shower and washing-machine, access on to a beautiful panoramic terrace with gazebo, table and chairs.
Upper floor (accessible also from the outside): double bedroom, twin-bedded room, bathroom with shower (without bidet).Get the full listing »