La Villetta is located in Borgo La Fungaia in the woods and countryside very close to the Medieval City of San Gimignano, far from the SP 62 provincial road. After Il Castagno coming from Gambassi Terme you pass the junction on the left that leads to San Gimignano, continuing for 1 km immediately to the right leads to the country road in the woods, and after about 150 meters you are in the village
The Villa is on the highest part of the village, you get there by car up to the stone staircase that goes up to the house and after unloading the luggage you park for free in the large private space near the Villa.
The house is independent of the front garden, fully equipped with chairs and tables, has a view of the pool and beautiful view of nature. In front of the main entrance of the house there is the garden, then you enter the living room and at the back of the kitchen, before climbing some stairs sees the bathroom and ante-bathroom, once you get up, you enter the bedroom and from this to the back garden. continuing another few second bedroom stairs, feature with terrace. The Villa is surrounded by green and well-equipped flowers and with grill for roasts and Florentine steak. All around wood and countryside cultivated with wheat, olive trees and vineyards. Sleep peacefully in the reserve of wild animals, pheasants, hares, roe deer and an endless variety of birds.
The Villa is cool in summer at a height of almost 600m, the pool at 30m will be quiet without disturbing noise.
In the woods are centenarian trees, oaks, pines, oaks, firs and flowering plants, brooms, hawthorn and others, to breathe clean air to regenerate the body from the stress of the city. The name Fungaia derives from the production of mushrooms that in the distant past were cultivated and harvested in the surrounding dried woods and then sold to Tuscan fruit and vegetable traders.
Very interesting is that the children are at their ease, in this place suitable for them, it is shown and found that this environment is favorable to them and
express their joy in the pool and making acquaintances with others. The Villette are all private and only one part is granted to accommodate people.
But it is important that on the whole it is a place in the nature without quiet noises, only the song of birds and nighting nightingales and accompany you in your sleep.
Nearby there are the important centers for their history, to visit, medieval cities
as San Gimignano 5 'by car, and in the distance of about 20km San Miniato with the majestic tower that dominates the whole valley of Elsa, Volterra, Colle Val D'elsa, Monteriggioni the Castle, Montaione, San Vivaldo and its Castle , the Castello di Oliveto, Certaldo and the Palazzo Pretorio on the Acropolis, here typical restaurants with views of the Elsa river valley. In the most distant area at distances around 60 and less km Fiorenze, Siena, Lucca, Pisa, Livorno, Pistoia. Visit the marble quarries in Carrara, go free to the Palio Delle Contrade in Siena on the 2nd
of July and August 16th, Visit the famous Villas of Lucca with their incomparable gardens. Go to Florence to the gardens of the roses in the Boboli Gardens and from the Piaazzale Michelangelo admire the whole city of Florence the Cathedral the Churches that you can see.
My name is Paolo, I know everything and almost of Tuscany, you want to know of an Etruscan city hidden in the woods on a hill with its mammoth Tower that few know it exists?
It's called Castelvecchio not far from Borgo Fungaia, not easy to find and access this, not for children only large people.
Now let's talk a bit about the restaurants in the area and more about Gourmet "Buon Gustai" of the kitchen.
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