Recently renovated, Agrihotel Il Palagetto lies in the Tuscan hills above Volterra and San Gimignano, enjoying panoramic views over the marvellous green countryside and offering great facilities.
The ideal place to relax in the very heart of Tuscany, the hotel is just 20 minutes from Volterra and 30 minutes from medieval San Gimignano. Florence, Siena and Pisa can all be reached in around an hour and you can be on the Tuscan coast in just 45 minutes.
If you prefer to stay closer to home and enjoy the peace and quiet of the beautiful surrounding countryside, there is also a nature reserve nearby, and plenty of scope for horse-riding, cycling, fishing, walking and golfing.
Wine and olive oil tasting trips can also be booked directly at the hotel and carried out in the nearby area. Back at Il Palagetto you can enjoy a dip in the stunning swimming pool, with its waterfall and unforgettable views, or simply lay back on the terrace and soak up the sun.
Here you will also have the chance to discover typical Tuscan cuisine, cooking class, served with the best Chianti and San Gimignano wines.
In a beautiful panoramic position, between olive groves and vineyard, near the ancient Borgo di Pancole
In the heart of Tuscany, in the country at 5 km from San Gimignano, ospitality in welcoming rooms with all the comforts
Agritourism La Casanuova is a 19th-century farmhouse only a short distance from ancient Etruscan citadels, towers and castles.
It is made of 9 indipendent apartaments, well furnished and equipped with all the comfort.
We will be glad to welcome you in our restaurant called Vecchio Granaio, to let you taste the local homemade products; our swimmingpool is only for the guests of the agriturismo and there you can spend nice and relaxing days; you can make a tour with mountain bikes or just walking, following the itinerary of “Cammino della fauna e dell’ambiente delle colline di Orciatico”. You can also reach very easily, places full of history like Rocca di Pietracassia or Castello di Spedaletto.
Farm house La Casanuova is situated not so far away from the main city of Tuscany: Florence (65 km), Siena (60 km), San Gimignano (28 km), Volterra (15 km), Casciana Terme (35 km) and the cost is reachable in only 40 minuts with the car.
When you dream of a comfortable place to spend your holiday or perhaps a long weekend… look no further…stop here at the Molino di Foci!
The Molino di Foci is an old watermill dating back to the 14th century. After being abandoned for over 40 years it has been carefully restored into a characteristic bed and breakfast, ready to offer guests a warm welcome to the fascinating tuscan countryside.
Restoration work has been sympathetically carried out over a number of years using materials and colours typical of Tuscany. As a result, Molino di Foci now offers its' guests the possibility to clearly envisage the life and history of the old watermill while enjoying any modern comforts, amid a wonderful setting surrounded by fields of wheat and spectacular sunflowers.
The English speaking owners have a long experience in first class hotellerie and with the restoration they have realized their big dream of their own hotel.
Situated on the via Francigena, which originally lead pilgrims from Canterbury to Rome, the Molino di Foci is an historic building protected by the Belle Arti.
Agriturismo Orgiaglia is located in central Tuscany, in the natural Park of Berignone, ideal point of departure for getting to places of historic, artistic and cultural interest, such as Volterra and San Gimignano, 30 min, Siena 45 min, 1 h to Pisa, Firenze, and the seaside Cecina.
Orgiaglia is an organic oasis of 100 hectares cultivated with cereals, 3000 olive trees and sunflowers according to the criteria of organic farming, and is immersed in a faunal reserve where live pheasants, birds, hares, wild boars, foxes and deers.
Franco and Umberta from 20 years open the doors of the seventyth century villa to the guests who wish to adventure in the green heart of Tuscany far from the hustle and bustle of the commercial areas. Their family will warmly welcome you and make you feel like home.
The farmhouse offers 9 rooms, each with private toilet, mini fridge, phon, garden; 3 apartments for 2-6 people; half board, B&B, lunch, rent apartment facilities.
Large panoramic swimming pool, walking trails in the farm and to the two castles, tennis court, horse backriding also for children, playground, animals’ enclosures, olive press where you can purchase the products oil, honey and cosmetics; internet wifi and maps of the area at disposal.
You will taste local seasonal specialties, bruschetta bread, tasty grilled meat, barley soup, cinta senese pig, salami and prosciutto, pecorino cheese, vegetables, and red wine at will, seved at the long guests’table in a familiar atmosphere.
The San Lorenzo Farmhouse is located in the heart of Tuscany between the province of Pisa, Florence, and Siena. It is only 3 Km from Volterra, and 15 Km from San Gimignano and 40 Km from the sea.
The farmhouse complex has grown over the centuries around a 12th century Franciscan chapel. Among the olive trees surrounding the house, there is a natural, chemical-free swimming pool fed by the mountain springs.
San Lorenzo is a working olive farm, and the seasonal products from our vegetable garden, fruit trees, and wild herbs form the basic ingredients for our chef's traditional Tuscan delicacies. Our excellent extra virgin olive oil is produced from the farm's more than 1000 olive trees. Our olive trees and gardens are grown organically, without artificial chemicals or pesticides. We serve meals in the beautifully restored 12th century Franciscan chapel.
Cooking classes in English take place in the fascinating chapel that is our dining room. On request we can also cook Menù for vegetarians and celiacs.
In a splendid panoramic position on the hills of San Gimignano
The House was built in 1700 with stone wall, is situated in the enchanting Tuscany Hill, with a magnificent view of San Gimignano, which is just 1 km far.
This farmhouse is an ideal place where you can spend a nice holiday and just relax in the quietness of nature and countryside. More over it is near the most famous "cities of art" such as Siena, Florence, Pisa, Volterra, that are all reachable in an hour by car.
This ancient farmhouse includes two independent dwelling places:
GREEN apartment: for 2 people, consists of a double bedroom, a little living room with a kitchen and a bathroom.
YELLOW apartment: for 4 people, consists of two bedrooms, a large living-room with a kitchen and an old fireplace, a bathroom.
Both maintain the age-long characteristics: beamed ceilings, terracotta floors, vaulted-roof rooms. They are tastefully furnished with all modern conveniences and amenities of a holiday resort. The old pieces of furniture and the carefully-considered equipment made them a charming place for your holiday. You can also enjoy an outdoor space where you can relax at the end of the day in an unique, unsophisticated and excellent atmosphere that nowadays is not so easy to find.
You will experience the deep emotions that come from this very special countryside.