: Roma Fiumicino 'Leonardo da Vinci' airport
: Porto S. Stefano
: rocky cove
: 'La Lucciola' bar
: Monte Amiata
: Argentario Golf Resort & Spa
: 'Il Veliero' retaurant
The house is located on the Monte Argentario, a lovely Mediterranean peninsula, with small beaches, rocky coves, sixteenth-century forts, and an enchanting sea. The village of Porto S. Stefano is 1,5 miles from the house and two other towns, Porto Ercole and Orbetello, are both 9 miles away. Two long beaches the Giannella and the Feniglia, respectively 4 and 7 miles from the house, connect the Monte Argentario to the mainland. The many beaches and rocky coves of the peninsula can be reached on foot, by car or by renting a boat, either in Porto S. Stefano or close by, in S. Liberata. From Porto S. Stefano, ferries and hydrofoils depart daily to the islands of the Tuscan archipelago. Ideal location for daily excursions to some of the most beautifull locations in Tuscany and the nearby Latium. The medieval towns of Pitigliano, Sorano and Capalbio, the thermal baths of Saturnia and the etruscan ruins of Roselle and Vulci are just 1 hour away; Siena 1 and 1/2 hours, Rome and Florence 2.
Golf: The house is about 7 miles from the Argentario Golf Resort & Spa. The course has 18 championship holes and a driving range. In 2006, the Argentario Golf Resort & Spa has been awarded 'Best Golf Course in Italy' by The World of Golf trade magazine.
Ski: The nearest ski resort is located on Mount Amiata to about 50 miles from the house. The station is comprised of 8 lifts, 12 alpine ski runs, 4 ski trails.