|Minimum Stay||3 - 7 nights|
Family farmhouse, recently restored, part of a farming estate producing excellent wine and oil, situated only 12 km from Florence in one of the most beautiful hills of Chianti. Ground floor: entrance hall, large living room with fireplace, dining table and 2divani and opening to the outside, kitchen with table, chairs, bathroom with shower, hallway with access to private garden.
First floor: a double bedroom, a twin bedroom + a room with a bed. Shower
5+ (1 place -bed on request) +2 bathrooms (mq105).
The surrounding hills, mainly full of olive groves, offer a very beautiful and relaxing. Quiet location. Properties (12 ha) for walks among vineyards and olive groves. Old farm houses in 1500 CON4 Each apartment has a spacious and equipped lawn: outdoor area is enclosed and equipped with swimming pool (open 8-20) with solarium (130 m2) equipped with beds, chairs, etc.
The farm is located on the charming Tuscan hills near Florence in La Romola, in the municipality of San Casciano Val di Pesa, the beginning of the Chianti Classico area in one of the most beautiful areas of the Chianti, among vineyards and olive groves in typical and impressive view of the Tuscan countryside .The surrounding hills offer beautiful views and very charming, unspoiled nature all around and always green. with olive groves, vineyards, pine forests, cypress groves, in an alternation of colors and varieties that make the scene one of the most beautiful in the world
The location 'is' close to Florence, easily accessible by public transport (350m -Bus stops) is also close to the highway exit of Cert (Florence-Impruneta) from which also begins the road to Siena first exit San Casciano Val DI PESA
L 'farm is part of an Ancient Company Agricoladel 1500 situated on the charming Tuscan hills near Florence in the heart of the Chianti Classico area straddling the provinces of Florence and Siena.
In The Farm Casalini the Chianti vineyards and groves CLASSIC DOP and IGP produce, respecting the ancient rural traditions, a great red wine, an excellent extra-virgin olive oil and the choice of white grapes an exquisite VINSANTO, products who are ambassadors in the world of the land of Tuscany. and now in production ORGANIC
The farm is located in the ancient village of Romola, connected by private road, about 300 m long, the main street of the village and is completely immersed in the peace and green vines and olive trees, the surrounding hills offer beautiful views and very suggestive in the middle of unspoiled nature and always green, in an alternating landscape of cultivated land and forest typical of the views of the Tuscan countryside.
L '' Farm is a small village with internal roads connecting the various buildings consisting of two large farmhouses and historic villa with garden terraces, which houses about 100 lemon trees, some centuries old, grown in pots in fine old terracotta dell'Impruneta work of artisans Toscani .The garden, visited on request, is embellished with an 'old tub grotto Baroque. at the bottom there is an ancient LIMONAIA
The two houses are home to two each portion of detached house Townhouse each part with its own private garden, completely restored and renovated stone and brick respecting the ancient traditions and completely and elegantly furnished and equipped for guests
Have large living rooms comfortably furnished, with a fireplace .The kitchens are fully equipped with gas stove, oven and microwave, oven-electric fridge freezer dishwasher and all the other necessities
The rooms are furnished with care and attention for all your needs, with stylish furniture, some beds have wrought iron headboard typical of the old rural environment, the rooms have exposed beams. ceiling fans mosquito nets
Surrounded by olive trees large swimming pool (7m x 14m prof. 1,40m - 2,20m) with large solarium (sunbeds, umbrellas, tables, chairs etc ...) and a fenced green space outside to experience nature in the greater relaxation pool is available to guests
Parking areas and garages, Shared laundry coin with iron and ironing board, placed in a room outside the houses common to all guests. Each unit is independent and has a large exclusive outdoor well equipped (table, chairs, umbrellas, chairs etc ...) to experience the countryside, eating play outdoors.
The location of the farm ensures a quiet and relaxing holiday. Walking among vineyards, olive groves, forests, pine forests and natural parks motorways.Near that of Tavernaccia
Guided tours of the farm (cellar tinaia orciaia), in its activities to the exhibition of old farm tools and tasting of farm products (wine, oil, capers, lemons, olives).
The property is closed by automatic gate and to customers is provided a remote control to access by car.
At about 350 m in the country of Romola a grocery store and a newsagent., 2 Circles-Bar 2 km shops, bank and pharmacy small supermarkets open even on holidays, tennis riding mountain biking, fishing and shops kind. Golf 7 km.
At about 300 m from the gate bus stop SITA Florence and surrounding areas, the links with Florence are quite frequent.
La Romola DISTANCES:
- Florence 10 Km
- Siena, Volterra, S. Gimignano 40 Km
- Pisa, Lucca 65 Km
- Florence Amerigo Vespucci 15 Km
- Galileo Galilei Pisa 65 km
- S. Maria Novella (Florence) 12 Km
We are in the hills of Florence in the Chianti Classico Florentine ROMOLA in town about 10 km from Florence Vespucci Airport is about 15 km and Pisa about 65 km.
From A1 MILAN / ROME must exit at FIRENZE IMPRUNETA the A1, take the highway Florence-Siena and take the first exit San Casciano in Val di Pesa after 500meters turn right CHIESANUOVA-ROMOLA, following the signs blue continue until a tabernacle, there turn left to Romola. Entered the country on the left at No. 90 is the gate of the Casalini.
Coming from Pisa follow the signs for the SGC FI-PI-LI exit at Ginestra Fiorentina and turn right and follow the signs to Florence, arrived at Cerbaia turn left towards Florence and after 1 km turn left towards La Romola. Arrived in the country after 800 m on the right at No. 90 the gate of the farm I Casalini.
If you want to do a different holiday in contact with nature and its colors, the outdoors with confidence but without sacrificing your comfort come visit us!
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And now 30 years that our family settled in this beautiful country coming away from the city in search of peace, tranquility and clean air. We came from different experiences, my husband Roberto has worked in business textiles in Prato, I Maria Teresa in the teaching field, my son Stefano just finished school, through competition, she has found use in FLORENCE, so my daughter in law Susanna who is also Florentine and then it was very easy to make these beautiful places our usual abode, our peaceful world We learned to cultivate vines and olive trees with a lot of passion and dedication and by the time our agriculture has become ORGANIC my whole family loves this land is our nest, our happiness, in these places that are far away from everything negative brings the city we relaxed and also the work done in the open air close to nature is all easier and rmeno faticosoe, in these places go all the bad thoughts and you feel really happy and the part of the reality that surrounds us today we have become expert farmers, vintners and growers love our products we devote their devotion by when they are in the field later when we must follow tuttele stages of transformation and then there is the storage and sale We love our labels, our bottles, we follow them carefully until the sale sure to give the customers a special product made with care and with the skill that comes from the ancient traditions handed down by settlers they have always followed the insegnament handed down by their ancestors. In our historic garden on the terraces
We have 100 lemon trees do in the traditional way Limoncello, sell capers that grow naturally on the old walls of our garden, prepared in olive simply jars with salted lemon peel and orange, organic fruits of our garden
MariaTeresa Passaglia purchased this farmhouse in 1950
We inherited this old farm in 1500 by my husband's parents, then they lived there coloni- the sharecroppers who lived in farmhouses and worked the land, we came from the city for the weekend and we thought when we here forget all the worries and thoughts we live nature outdoors with confidence. Therefore, when the settlers could no longer work the land and the property had to be guided by a farmer was very easy to decide to become agricultural entrepreneurs ourselves and carry on this reality in the best way, though, especially in the early days, Before we worked so hard all the plots of land, renovated vineyards and olive groves then we have dedicated ourselves to the structures we started to restore old houses in 1500 that they had so much need, the work has been made a little 'for year plan but in a very determined and when we have achieved our goal the houses were restored then we decided to share them with guests who wanted to come and visit the beautiful Tuscany and at the same time they could enjoy the complete relaxation in our diving business in the beauty and tranquility of the countryside Tuscany We are in the middle of Tuscany in very good area, a step away (10km) from the beautiful Florence but you can easily reach all the most beautiful art cities rich well of history and natural beauty, such as, Siena, San Gimignano ; AREZZO VOLTERRA, PISA, LUCCA, the COSTA TIRRENICA; VERSILIA; LIVORNO, MAREMMA this area is then surrounded by beautiful as interesting towns full of art and history What MONTELUPO FIORENTINO ancient and modern ceramics, pottery, archaeological museum, Vinci, Leonardo museum, CERTALDO medieval village home of Boccaccio, MERCANTIA street party , Monteriggioni medieval festival, then SANCASCIANO, San Casciano, Greve etc ..
It 'a very special place we are in the countryside in complete relaxation, away from the noise, and from any form of pollution, the air is clean and light the sky is clear and intense light blue you live in the green of the fields and meadows, the colors of the flowers and the rustling of leaves moved by a light breeze that ripples the water of the pool, and streams, they return here every year the swallows friends to make nests under the roofs of the houses and they forget all worries, the daily concerns empathize in complete peace so we decided doi attend to guests this paradise, in the private garden of each apartment you can read, relax, sunbathe, eat and live the country completely, lying in a cot and do not think about anything, quiet and safe because all the countryside around is private property there is no access of any kind. we can completely relax by the pool and then swim in the clear water, go for walks inside the property with olive groves and vineyards, fields of flowers of irises and other wildflowers, and reach up to the wood crossed from the stream. We can endorse the main villa, the cellars, the storage cellar for oil, taste the products, pay a visit to the manor garden in 1500 on terraces with pools and the ancient cave and about 100 on the terraces of lemon trees in old vases and the bottom of the large ancient limonaia. We can take walks by bike in the beautiful hills with breathtaking views, making balloon rides, see above all the countryside, play tennis or golf a2 km 7 km, fishing in the river Pesa, go horseback riding, walks through forests and meadows or along the Pesa visit the most prestigious wineries and famous, to taste and buy wines of all kinds, cellar of Chianti Classico Grevepesa ,, CORSINI CELLARS, CELLARS ANTINORI; FRESCOBALDI etc., visitareVILLE or taste in our cellar WINE Organic, Fantastic OLIVE OIL obtained from our OLIVE or the wonderful LIMONCELLO of LEMONS of Our ancient GARDEN
Le tariffe sono soggette a modifiche fino al momento della prenotazione , domandare sempre al proprietario . Il saldo della prenotazione si paga all'arrivo in contanti , no carta di credito Le tariffe comprendono pulizie finali, biancheria per il bagno , per la casa ed il letto ,cambio settimanale, , Inclusi nel prezzo acqua, luce, gas,uso della piscina parcheggio incluso WI FI GRATIS , Il riscaldamento è autonomo con caldaia singola ed è a pagamento extra secondo il consumo prezzo € 3/m3.I letti ed i baby bed aggiunti si pagano extra € 100 /120 asettimana il letto ,il baby € 40,00 a settimana Tassa di soggiorno € 1,50 a persona eccetto i bambini fino a14 anni
We are in the hills around Florence, in Chianti in one of the most beautiful areas and natural landscapes of Tuscany and Italy, Beautiful views, breathtaking history and art in the nearby cities and also in the villages, walking through olive groves and vineyards, in natural parks as the nearby Park Tavernaccia, Trekking tours, a2 km tennis also covered and night, balloon rides The farm is located in the 'old village of Romola and connected by private road (300m long closed by automatic gate) to the main road of the country You live in the open, in full Tranquility and peace but we are close to every need
La Romola and 'a small hamlet nestled in the green which has grocery stores, a stationery-newsagent, two circles-Bar, 2 -Bus Stop by and around Florence. 2 km. is the fraction of Cerbaia that has all the shops) and services (1-store food also open on public holidays) tennis court also night-riding stables and 3 km the village of Chiesanuova where all'alimentari .Giotto ( also open on Sundays) you can taste the typical Focaccia. Golf 7 km Montelupo and Ugolino
The capital of San Casciano is located about 5 km., Shops, Art and History
The Farm The perfect place to visit Florence and the whole area of Chianti, enjoying the most 'complete relaxation of the Tuscan countryside.
It is 40km from Siena, Volterra, S, Gimignano, Arezzo, 65 km from Pisa and Lucca Nearby
The Charterhouse of Florence: location 'Galluzzo. Visit the church of San Lorenzo, the cloister and the gallery.
S. Andrea in Percussina
The road that leads to the Scopeti S. Casciano makes us meet this village famous for hosting the Renaissance theorist Niccolò Machiavelli policy. We find the stately home of Villa Machiavelli family that hosted him during his stay in exile-S Casciano and where the great politician wrote his masterpiece The Prince., And currently (still owned by the heirs Machiavelli was the home of Chianti Classico, and can be visited on request.
In front is the Albergaccio of Machiavelli, the ancient tavern where the writer spent his days with the local farmers, now Trattoria, A visit to the nearby church of St. Andrea with frescoes of '400.
San Casciano rises to 316 mt. s. L.M. , The highest point of the ridge that divides the valley of Greve from the Val di Pesa .Già inhabited since the VIII century. c by the Etruscans, became a post office in the Roman period, during which he was placed tenth milestone of the Florentine colony, and 'the church of Santa Cecilia was, for this reason, called "Pieve a tenth."
The importance, in the Middle Ages, the settlement of San Casciano and 'witnessed by the presence of four churches: one, already mentioned, of Santa Cecilia, San Pancrazio, S. Giovanni in Sugana and finally that of Campoli.
The village, for strategic and military importance that covered, was repeatedly attacked and destroyed by mercenaries in the pay of the Sienese, and for this reason 'the Florentine Republic decided, around the middle of 1300, to fortify it with powerful walls that tutt 'now surround the old part and the country's central.
The town became a place of passage and home of many artists who wanted to leave here their testimony; including Simone Martini, who painted the crucifix for the church of Santa Maria al Prato, where all 'today can be admired along with the Pergamon Beautiful sculpted by Giovanni Balducci Today, the streets of the old town popular events take place as, Flowers and Painters, Rose bread and wine, Christmas SCasciano, Goblets of Stars etc ..
San Casciano is elegant suburb inhabited since ancient times as great and noble Florentine families attracted by the amenity of the place today is the presence of numerous villas for which it is known like Villa Le Corti principles Corsini, Villa Borromeo accounts Zacconi, the Bibbione Castle of the heirs of Machiavelli, the castle and the palace to Seagull. A few miles away, the beautiful Florence, a40km S, Gimignano, Siena, Monteriggioni prenfere the Firenze-Siena, with the expressway FI_PI_LI you get PISA, Lucca, the Versilia, the sea