Via Carpella, 9 loc. Uopini, Monteriggioni 53035 Monteriggioni (Siena)
Family run organic farm, in the Chianti Hills only 5 km North of Siena, at an altitude of 250 m. The agriturismo with a 300 ha surface of pasture, wood, vineyard, olive grove, sowable land, produces wine, olive oil and sheep milk. The facility, in the peace of the countryside of Siena, proposes accommodation in flats. Easy and homely hospitality.
An unsurfaced road leads to the agriturismo, crossing a picturesque silvery olive grove.
The facility offers accommodation in two ancient stone farm-houses named Mezzapiaggia and La Carpella, and proposes flats that have recently undergone renovation preserving the old building materials.
Each flat is fitted with equipped kitchen, independent heating system, TV, fridge, oven, washing machine, hair dryer, iron and ironing board, mosquito nets and an outdoor veranda for enjoying meals in the open air.
The flats feature one or two bedrooms. Crib and baby chair are available for young children.
Some flats have a fireplace for which wood and a barbecue grill will be supplied. In both the gardens there are a barbecue and a playground for everybody’s use.
The two farm-houses Mezzapiaggia and La Carpella are 500 m away from each other. The swimming pool, usable by all the guests, is located at Mezzapiaggia.
The flats Estate, Elicriso, Zefiro e Primavera are In Mezzapiaggia farm-house and the flats Il Mulino and Meliloto are at La Carpella.
An old barn has been converted into another flat for the guests, “La Capannina”, ten minutes by car from the agritourism. This small house is situated in panoramic position with open view on a very beautiful valley on one side and on the enchanting hamlet of Basciano on the other. An ideal solution for who requires privacy.
The agriturismo is situated in the Chianti Hills just 5 km North of Siena; near the major lines of communication leading to the most renowned places, like San Gimignano, Volterra, Montepulciano, Firenze.
The owners of the company will be pleased to suggest also less famous, but inviting sights: a river and a hot water spring where you can bathe, the Senese territory is rich in thermal water; the open air markets and the festivals, the historical villas with their gardens and the artistic parks, which are authentic surprises in the very heart of the countryside, perfect mixtures of art and nature. Information material on the events in the province of Siena is always available on the premises. The agriturismo is in contact with trekking, horse riding or mountain bike excursions organizers.
Besides excursions, it will be pleasant to enjoy the agriturismo where you can attend the farming activities and get to know the animals, taste the vegetables from the kitchen garden along with the company’s products: wine, cheese, olive oil, jam, eggs. You can also go walking in the wood, ride one of the bicycles, which are at guests’ disposal, exploring the neighbourhood, have fun in the swimming pool open May to September, play ping-pong, a swing and slide are available for children’s amusement, or relax on a hammock in the garden to then try out the barbecue in the evening. Tuscan cooking classes can be organized on request.
Inform the agriturismo of any animals at the time of booking.
Owners will be held responsible for damage to property and persons.
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