Our large and comfortable holiday apartment for max. 3 people located about 35 km southeast of Florence, near the small town at the foot of Reggello Pratomagnos with stunning views of the lovely hills and a Medici villa of the 17th century.
It is located at ground level with separate entrance and parking in front of the house; The large, well-kept garden with lawn, flower and herb beds offers plenty of space for recreation and relaxation. Here you can grill on the barbecue, sit under the big pergola, a swim in the small pool (6,10x3,75m, from 15 06 to 15 09) take and enjoy the tranquility.
The large kitchen is equipped with all comforts and offers plenty of space.
All kitchen utensils are of good quality and invite you to the many delicious recipes from the cookbooks that are ready to try here.
Should not there times you can be so beautiful it is to make a glass of wine and a good book by the fireplace cozy - it's very romantic and pure relaxation!
The 300 year old house has been formerly an olive mill, it is now a listed building and the renovated beams of chestnut wood, the beautiful arches of red stone and the terracotta floor give the room a special flair.
The central location of the house allows you to reach both the large cities such as Florence, Siena, Arezzo, Lucca, Montepulciano, etc. as well as the Chianti Classico area with its beautiful places like Greve, Strada, Radda, Castellina and Volpaia.
In addition, offer wonderful excursions in the Natural Park of Vallombrosa (1270ha) to -
after only 15 minutes of car or motorcycle ride to the state-approved health resort with its lovely monastery and its ancient pharmacy. Here in summer exhibitions and free concerts are held, especially the Gregorian chants of the monks living here are highly recommended.
Numerous marked hiking trails lead past several restaurants, all of which offer excellent Tuscan cuisine at moderate prices.
A special highlight is a 2-hour drive through the Casentino passing small, traditional villages, to the medieval monasteries 'La Verna' and 'Camaldoli' - in these places time seems to be still stopped!
We also sports enthusiasts will get their costs; Fishing, horseback riding, tennis, walking, cycling - all within walking distance!
In the 3 big Outlets only 10 Km from Reggello fashion designers such as Armani, Gucci, Prada, Dolce & Gabbana, Diesel and others have opened their businesses. There you can stroll to your heart's content, shopping and make real bargains.
A day trip to beautiful, Romanesque churches in conjunction with a visit to the museum of folklore and peasant Gaville and Masacciomuseums Cascia will certainly remain long you unforgettable!
In cooler weather, we also recommend necessarily delve into one of the hot thermal pools as Montecattini Terme or Rapolano Terme - which promotes good health and in a stylish setting, it relaxes very well!
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There are many more ideas to plan your holiday - we hope (the oil mill) Welcome to welcome you in our holiday apartment 'Il Frantoio' hot!
Your landlord Monika Koch and Pietro Pettena