Podere Crocina, 53024 Montalcino (Siena)
It is in the heart of the Val d'Orcia that you will find the farmhouse, among the delicate profiles of the typically Tuscan hills, the artistic itineraries of the Abbey of Sant'Antimo, the historical and urbanistic ones of Montalcino, the naturalistic ones of Monte Amiata and the thermal baths of Bagno Vignoni. You will stay in nice and comfortable apartments with kitchen in a biodynamic farm only 2.5km from Montalcino. You can then relax in the pool or jacuzzi, in the children's playground, try our restaurant or enjoy a visit to the winery with a tasting of Brunello di Montalcino. You will the find in your apartment fresh products for breakfast such as fruit juice, coffee, herbal teas and biscuits, all organic.
The agritourism started in 1995 in a traditional farmhouse which still conserves its rustic flavour of the countryside, but today is provided with every type of comfort and service quarantee its high quality. Here it's possible to discover the values of an area that combines natural beauty, artistic treasures and urban sights, beholders of great civilization dating back to The Middle Ages. A civilization which is never betrayed, which instead today is promoted and valued by the alliance of tourism, culture, sport, thermal waters and excursions. The agriturismo is an excellent way to experience all this.
There are seven independent apartments, complete with all services and with all the solutions possible a visitors can desire: small kitchen (with electric plates, sinks, microwave ovens, fridge, utensils and accessories), T.V.-SAT, telephones, single heating. Guests are also offered some services in common: a swimming pool, a traditional barbecue and rustic wood oven as well as a parking reserved for cars. Moreover, excursions on foot and by bicycle (to hire) are indicated.
The structure is in the heart of the Val d' Orcia, among the delicate profiles of the most typically Tuscan hills, between the artistic itineraries of the abbey of Sant'Antimo, the historical and urbanistic ones of Montalcino, the naturalistic ones of Monte Amiata and the thermal baths of Bagno Vignoni.
In addition to visiting Montalcino, we recommend that you do not miss the 14th century abbey of Sant'Antimo, the enchanting landscapes of the Val d'Orcia and the ancient thermal baths of Bagno Vignoni. At 40 km from Montalcino you can visit Siena, at 30 km Montepulciano, at 20 km Pienza.
For lovers of the countryside there is the possibility to participate in the agricultural
activities of the farm. Inside the structure it is possible to taste the products of the farm itself and the typical local dishes at the Osteria La Crocina.
Here you can rediscover the values of a land that combines natural beauty, artistic wealth and urban settlements: why not do it with a bike ride? We provide you with our electric bikes with many itineraries for every need. Or you could try a visit to the winery and vineyard with a tasting of our fine wines; our lands are in fact located in the center of the production area of the famous Brunello, south-east of the hill of Montalcino, in an ideal climatic and geological position. If you are looking for relaxation, we can offer you a dip in the pool or a swim in our Jacuzzi.
Please to meet you, my name is Vittorio Cantini and I am 48 years old.
Here I am with my family, Nella foto sono con i miei fratelli Francesco e Cecilia
I have been managing Piombaia since 1995 along with my family.
As well as we welcome the guests, we are responsible for communication, we take care of the crops.
I chose this job because to keep the family business alive
According to the guests, the best thing about our agriturismo is the location.
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