Ground floor - 70 m2 - 2 people - minimum stay: 2 nights
Large studio, double or twin bedroom, bathroom with shower, kitchenette (2 electric rings, refrigerator, little oven), dining area and sofa. Air conditioning, TV and WiFi internet connection. Apartments E and F are identical and separated by a sliding wall, they can become 150m 70m lobby or two separated halls, ideal for small and medium sized groups.
The Farm house
A long gravel road lined by pine trees runs Throughout the summer, from the entrance the first two buildings are Fattoria and Podere Umberto, both typical in rock and brick buildings where there are apartments of different sizes on Both the first floor and the ground floor. Both buildings are surrounded by ample open spaces and gardens where one can sit and enjoy the open air; two barbecues are available for guests.
For Those who prefer an independent stay, Further along the road heading towards the pinewood forest and the beaches are three small brick houses: La Casetta, Glicine and Rosmarino.
Quercesecca can house up to 36 people and is equipped with a lounge / meeting room available for groups of small to medium sizes.
Guests at Quercesecca may use the swimming pool at "Razza Del Casalone" (also by the same owners) without any additional cost.
WIFI internet is free and available in the buildings and gardens of Podere Umberto and Fattoria. Pets are welcome
Quercesecca is a pet-friendly farmhouse in Maremma, southern Tuscany, where you can relax and enjoy the surrounding nature with your pets.
In Quercesecca we do not only allow your pets, they are welcome to join you for your vacation!
Quercesecca is the ideal solution if you want to travel with your pets; all the buildings are surrounded by agricultural fields So THAT cats and dogs have large spaces available with many shady spots.
Dog in the garden
The farmhouse has a wide walking area as the buildings are distributed in 50 hectares of land, and it borders a lovely pinewood forest That leads to the beaches of Marina di Grosseto and Principina a Mare.
In the surrounding area there are many paths where one can set off for long walks with dogs or cats alike and just a few kilometers away is one of the only dog beaches in the area.
Halfway dog beach from Marina di Grosseto to Castiglione Della Pescaia is the "Off Course" where pets are allowed. To reach it one must park close to the "Le Marze" camping and walk cross the pinewood forest to reach the beach, it is a 5-10 minute walk from the main road. Just before you get to the beach Also there is a pleasant bar with a terrace and a range of food and drinks.
The Cheese Factory
Our family does agriculture and animal breeding in Maremma from around two centuries; since the second half of the 80's we breed of Mediterranean water buffaloes race in order to produce milk. Nowdays we breed close to 700 buffaloes. In our farm we have always Aimed at improving the conditions in cui our animals live in, making them healthy and strong with positive effects on the quality of milk they produce.
The other factor determining the quality of the milk is what the animals eat; we produce about 80% of Their feed on our estate and we employ qualified consultants to monitor our production and the welfare of our animals.
The "Hymn to the Sun" cheese factory Has Been built into a renovated 17th century building at a short distance from the stables. The cheese factory has its own built in shop where one can buy and taste our buffalo mozzarella and cheese Also as other local products. It is located about 5km from the farmhouse.
Two expert cheese makers as from the Campania region, where mozzarella was invented and make mozzarella and other fresh cheeses; our seasoned cheeses are produced by a young cheese makers from the north of Italy That has attended a distinguished cheese making school in Moretta.
At the cheese factory Exclusively we use our own buffalo milk. We produce a wide array of fresh cheese as mozzarella, ricotta and burrata Also as seasoned cheeses inspired by the northern Italian and French traditions.
Visiting our cheese factory one can taste and buy a variety of local gourmet products. For Those Who want to come in early we are open since 8. 30 in the morning and offer Illy coffee and various products for breakfast. There are a number of tables inside and outside where one can sit and enjoy a cheese and cold cut tasting with some local wine or beer Both at lunch and at dinner.
The shop Has Been designed and built in order That Those Who visit may watch the production process through a large glass wall That separates the shop from the production area.
Upon request, we may organize visits to the farm, cheese factory and renewable energy plant.