A traditional Tuscan country home built in stone and wood and recently fully restored in bioarchitecture offers to guests: a peaceful and quiet environment immersed in unspoilt nature, privacy, a terrific panorama and a spacious and elegant accommodation ideal for offering a rich Tuscan countrylife experience. The casale, located at the top of a hillock, is at the center of a 37 hectares farm with vineyards and olive trees. From everycorner guests have a terrific panorama ranging from the mountains to the sea with Giglio and Montecristo islands. All around the casale and the dependance, only used in case of larger guest groups, there is a garden with a variety of aromatic herbs and centuries old olive trees.
At the ground floor there are a double living room with fireplace and antique furniture, a dining hall with a chestnut table sitting up to 20 guests, another living room, a bathroom with laundry and a large kitchen with a central cooking island in steel and white carrara marble. At first floor there are: a master bedroom with ensuite bathroom offering a double sized jacuzzi and immersed in the light from a double-arched window; a guest bedroom with ensuite bathroom; two further bedrooms and a bathroom. All the rooms have antique double beds, in one of them the bed can be split into two single bed, according to needs, parquet floor, wood and cotto tiles ceiling and a ceiling fan for warmer days.
Outside there is a veranda with a table sitting 20 people, a terrace in front of the house, shaded by pine trees, with another table and sofas. The 13mt swimming pool has a nearby terrace with a shaded lounge area and a solarium with sunbeds. A corner with a BBQ and a terrific wood-oven for homemade pizza are also available. A chef is available on-demand.
Property is accessible by a 5 km white road departing from the main road. The closest town and shopping center is Manciano at about 15 minutes by car. What to do: In the summer miles of sandy beaches, in the spring and autumn there are hiking trails leading across the countryside, in the winter the warm waters of Saturnia offer restorative pleasures. Take a stroll through our vineyards or just relax at sunset while enjoying our complimentary bottle of wine.
Thermal Spa: 20 minutes away one finds the Saturnia spa and the natural cascades with 98°F sulphur spring water.
Nature: at 30 minutes from the property there is the largest natural park in Tuscany, the bird watching paradise of the Burano and Orbetello lagoons, as well as the Etruscan –made tracks in the Pitigliano caves.
Seaside: a 30 minute ride will find you at the long sandy beaches of Giannella and Feniglia, or the secret coves of the Argentario mountain reaching up from the sea.
History: Etruscan and Roman ruins, the middle age cities of Capalbio, Sorano, Pitigliano which is a UNESCO protected world heritage site.
Wine and food: famous red Tuscan wines, sheep cheeses and wild boar dishes will accompany your stay.
The property is about 90 minutes drive from Siena, almost two hours from Rome and two hours and half from Florence. The closest airport is Rome Fiumicino or Pisa (about two hours and a half). The closest railway station is Albinia (25 minutes away).
Weather in the summer may be hot during the day and cool at night, sunshine is guaranteed.