Outdoors guests can relax in the garden, under the shade of age-old olive trees and among the irises and roses, or on the scenic terrace furnished with deckchairs, chairs and tables right in front of the house. Also on the premises it is possible to visit the medieval garden created with the intention of recreating the architectural and allegorical features typical of the 'Hortus conclusus', enclosed garden, of 13th & 14th-centuries country noble residences. Surrounded by olive groves and woods, the building is part of a farm estate, Whose main products are an excellent extra virgin olive oil. Montioni is a natural farm with a Tower-House on the Florentine Hills in Chianti, surrounded by olive trees and vineyards, facing the Arno valley and the mountain of Pratomagno. The farm Produces olive oil, saffron and honey. Montioni is 16 km south east from Florence and 3 km from Pontassieve where shops, supermarkets, banks, a post office and a railway station are near at hand.
This incredible holiday home in Chianti is located on the hills just south of Florence, facing the Arno valley and the Pratomagno mountain range. It consists in a medieval hamlet built around an original 12th-century tower house. The tower house was restored between the 15th and 16th century assuming its current aspect. The buildings are divided into 4 apartments of which one is used by the owners. The three self-catering holiday flats are very comfortable and furnished with period furniture. Originally the ceilings of the tower were decorated with frescoes, traces can be found today on a panel in the flat on the first floor. In the accommodations there are reference books on Renaissance art and on Florence and Tuscany. There is no swimming pool. Pets accepted. On request the owner is available for cooking lessons on Tuscan and medieval dishes. Also it is possible to organize a dinner with the owner.
These accommodations in Tuscany are Within Reach of all commodities being situated at 2.5 km from the village of Rosano, Which has a food shop and restaurant, and at 5 km from the town of Pontassieve Which has shops, supermarkets, banks, a post office and even a railway station. Florence is at only 16 km. The flats are anche in an excellent position for visiting other cultural Tuscan And Also natural attractions: such as the famous medieval villages and the parks. For sports lovers there is Also The Possibility of Following The Numerous itineraries around the countryside directly from the farmhouse.
Superb apartment on the ground floor (75sqm) of this medieval property, on different levels. Entrance from the garden. From the lobby, on the left side access to a bathroom with tub / shower and washing machine. On the right access to a double bedroom. From the lobby, two steps lead down into a breathtaking living room where you can admire a medieval millstone, a fireplace and a kitchenette. Private garden area.
Hour check-in: 17:00 to 19:00.
Smoking is not allowed inside the flats, but you can smoke outside on the garden or on the terrace.
Pets are allowed
WiFi is available in the flats.
There is a 500 mt dirt road but feasible with any type of car.
The tourist accommodation tax is not included. The price is € 1 per person per night for 6 consecutive nights maximum.