Agriturismo Fattoria Lavacchio

Via di Grignano, 37/38, Pontassieve 50065 Pontassieve (Florence) Code


In brief

  • Type: Suite (5), Bedroom (4), Flat (9), Entire facility (2),
  • Guests: 113
  • Map: Hills
  • Type of accommodation: Room only, Bed & Breakfast

The agriturismo

An ancient Tuscan farm (XV-XVI Century), recently restored, situated on the top of the 'Montefiesole' hill far only 18 km from Florence between the towns of Pontasieve and Rufina.
The farm holiday is surrounded by vineyards and olive groves and offers to the guests any kind of comfort and entertainment.

The accommodation

With its wide range of facilities the company offers 4 different vacation possibilities: it is possible to lodge in either comfortable rooms or suites with private bathroom in "Podere Casabella" and "Podere Casanova", or in independent fully equipped apartments in “podere Monterifrassine”, or in an independent villa called "Casa del Mugnaio".

Podere Casabella is the main house, home of the swimming-pool and its bar (open from May til September), the reception, a play room for kids, lounges and the dining room.There are 4 double rooms, 1 junior suite, 2 suites and a deluxe suite.

Podere Casanova (250m. far from Casabella in the direction of the Farm) has 2 double rooms and a suite.Every room is provided with own bathroom with shower, fan, minibar, tv, telephone, internet Wi-fi connection free of charge, safe box and heating. 

In Podere Monterifrassine (a building 250m. far from Casabella) there are the apartments: 3 of them are for a maximum of 4 people, 1 for 6 people and 1 for 8 people. All the apartments are provided with a living room with cooking facilities, fire-place, fans, TV, telephone, Wi-fi internet connection free of charge, safe box linen and towels. On the ground floor of the house there are a common laundry and common garden with barbecue, tables and chairs.

The independent villa Casa del Mugnaio has been restored in spring 2003 but always with care and respect for the country tuscan style. The Villa, only 550m. far from the main house Casabella, is provided with a huge private garden with barbecue corner, big table, chairs, deckchairs, and private non insideparking & swimming pool. On the ground floor: 4 double rooms, 1 bathroom with shower, kitchen, private cellar, living room with big open fire, sattelite tv; telephone, Wi-FI internet connection free of charge; on the loft 1 double room with a bathroom with shower. You also find: dishwasher, washing machine, linen, dishes, pans and heating.

Activities and surrounding

Every week some special activities are organized which let guests discover and understand the tuscan culture such as: ceramic, cooking, art and crafts courses; horse or bike riding in the surroundings, walks to discover the flora and the fauna; guided tours of the wind mill of the XVI century, recently restored, olive oil and wine tasting classes and the visit to the cellars in the farm, according with the plan.

On request, Fattoria Lavacchio organizes guided tours in the main important museums of Florence in every language.


Available services

Swimming pool
Air conditioning
Pets allowed

Inform the agriturismo of any animals at the time of booking.

Owners will be held responsible for damage to property and persons.

Pets allowed

  • Dogs
  • Cats

Size/gender of dogs

  • Small (under 10 kg)
  • Medium (10 kg - 25 kg)

Allowed in

  • Accommodation
  • Restaurant
  • Public areas
  • Pool (not in the water)


  • Only well-behaved, supervised animals
  • Must be kept on a lead in public areas
  • Must be kept on a lead outside


  • Bowls for food and water
  • Near veterinary clinic/vet
Sport and leisure
  • Horse-riding
Typical products on sale
Disabled facilities
Credit cards welcome
Attractions and activities in the surrounding area
  • Museums and galleries
  • Artistic and historical sites
Sport and activities in the surrounding area
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Fishing
  • Horse riding
  • Shopping

Rooms and prices

Setting and surroundings
Activities and facilities
Andreas Martin
September 2020
We stayed at the beginning of September for 2 nights in this beautiful agriturismo. The whole complex is beautifully arranged. Bicycles can be rented free of charge. Florence was easy to reach by car from here.

The breakfast was set up as a buffet, but was distribute... Read more
Stay: 9/2020
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Activities and facilities
Andrea Marini
December 2015
Very good
excellent structure destined to overnight. excellent breakfast. the restaurant expecting more treatment from farm and less commerciale.Capisco that the restaurant is also open to other public but guests of the farm should not be treated as "B" series. I find it strange ... Read more
Stay: 11/2015
Traveller: Groups of friends
Holiday: Artistic-cultural
Setting and surroundings
Activities and facilities
Abigail Correia
October 2014
Not only were the grounds unbelievable, the breakfast was out of this world. There are a ton of activities to do, we chose the cooking class and we're not disappointed. Cooking with Nonna (Victoria) in the kitchen was great making fresh pasta. Highly recommend this farm fo... Read more
Stay: 10/2014
Traveller: Couples
Holiday: Honeymoons
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Activities and facilities
Faye Lottero
  • On since 2008
  • Speak: Italian, English, French, Spanish

Hi, I am Faye Lottero and I am 48 years old.
The photo is of me and my husband, Dimitri
I have been managing Fattoria Lavacchio since 1997 along with my husband.
As well as we are responsible for communication, we take care of the crops, we run the courses.
I decided to manage an agriturismo because to live in nature
According to the guests, the best thing about our agriturismo is the warm family welcome.


Agriturismo Fattoria Lavacchio
Via di Grignano, 37/38, Pontassieve 50065
Pontassieve (Florence) Print directions from host
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+39.055.8399331 +39.055.8317395

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