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*Il Borghetto* Toscana..


Excellent 5/5 Score from 8 reviews

Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 60 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

*Il Borghetto* is situated in the resort Borgo La Fornace, among the Tuscan hills at 500 metres of height. It is near Castelfalfi, Montaione and Gambassi Terme, which is a very famous and visited area thanks to the extent of its woods and the presence of purifying thermal sources.

San Gimignano is only 11 km far away, and other artistic towns like Florence, Siena,Volterra, Pisa can be reached in just 40 minutes by car .

Further Details

Location Information: It is located in Gambassi Terme at the border of three area: Florence, Siena, Pisa and from here it is possible to reach in short time the most important towns and villages. In this area, especially in the summer period, there are numerous cultural, musical and artistic events, like in the second week of July, in Certaldo Alto the spectacular festival called 'Mercantia' with its street artists and artisans on every corner and in San Gimignano the Opera Festival in August month.

You can reach the beaches of the Tuscany coast: Marina di Castagneto Carducci, Maremma and Versilia km. 80.

Other Activities: In this area, especially in the summer period, there are numerous cultural, musical and artistic events

The apartment is furnished in a Tuscan style, with beams on the ceiling and terracotta floors, and consists of: an open plan kitchen with a two-person sofa bed, satellite TV, a double room with space for a bed or cot for a baby, and a private bathroom with shower. There is also a private garden furnished with a table and chairs where you can connect with nature and enjoy moments of pure peace, or simply relax in the Tuscan countryside.

The swimming pool has sun beds, parasols and sofas.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms
Nearest beach Marina di Cecina 60 km
Will consider Short breaks (1-4 days)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 5 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Firenze o Pisa 50 km, Nearest railway: Certaldo 15 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access
General Central heating, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Cooker, Fridge, Freezer
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4
Outdoors Private garden, Bicycles available
Access Secure parking
Further details indoors

The apartment has a refined furniture and it is composed of: kitchen-living room

with sofa bed for two people, TV.SAT, double room where you can add one bed more or

a cradle for babies, a private toilet with shower, private garden furnished with a

table and some chairs where you can spend moments of total relax in harness with the

nature. The swimming pool is furnished with deckchairs, beach umbrellas and couches.

The customers of 'Il Borghetto' can make use (with fee) of the services of Borgo La

Fornace, such as: bar-restaurant with typical Tuscan food, fitness centre with

warmed up swimming-pool and water massage, turkish bath, massages, solarium, bike

renting, park for children (free), tennis court. You can find in few km the golf

course of Castelfalfi (with 18 holes) and a riding school.

Further details outdoors

Inside the resort you can take advantage of: the bar and restaurant, well-being centre, tennis court, mountain bike hire, and excursions into the most beautiful cities of art in Tuscany, such as FLORENCE, SIENA, VOLTERRA SAN GIMIGNANO, PISA, LUCCA etc.

Nearby there is an 18-hole golf course and riding stables.

Further details


*Arrival at an day

*All charges are included in the rental price


*Price: discount dependig on lengt of stay


* dowpayment/ deposit requested

*internet included*

The Tuscany region

Florence is the most famous town of art in the world, only 45 minutes away from the holiday home Il Borghetto. A visit to the Uffizi Gallery is a must, as well as a walk along the Lugarni (the street that runs along the river Arno), not to mention a ...


Montaione is just 5 km far from the holiday home Il Borghetto. Thanks to a peculiar chain of events, the location has become an "unicum" in Western culture, with regards both to art and nature. From 1185 to 1820, the town is known to be und ...


Pisa is only 45 km far from the holiday home Borghetto; it is one of the most beautiful towns of art and boasts a worldwide historical inheritance. Piazza dei Miracoli, with the Duomo and the famous Leaning Tower - considered to be one of the seven w ...


Siena is about 45 km far from the holiday home il Borghetto. You must include a visit to Piazza del Campo, where the Palio di Siena takes place every year. The town is full of historical sites that attract tourists from all over the world. ...

San Gimignano

This unique town is only 15 minutes far from the holiday home il Borghetto. It is famous for its towers and one of Tuscany´s major tourist attractions. The town rose in the X century along the Francigena (or Romea) road, mostly a pilgrimage route dot ...



Volterra is 15 minutes away from the holiday home il Borghetto, and is situated in a privileged position on a hill, where Val di Cecina and Val d´Era intersect. Remains of three thousand years of history, mostly the Etruscan and Medieval ...


Certaldo is only 20 minutes far from the holiday home il Borghetto. The town gave birth to the renowned Tuscan story-teller, Giovanni Boccaccio, whose Decameron constituted a literary model that contributed to keep the Italian language alive. The anc ...

San Miniato

SAN Miniato is 25 minutes far from the holiday home il Borghetto. The town dates back to Etruscan -Roman times as witnessed by the discovery of the Fontevivo necropolis and innumerable archeological finds in the territories of Montecalenne and Montap ...


Vinci is only 40 minutes away from the holiday home Borghetto. The well-preserved majestic castle dates back to the High Middle Ages and is traditionally renowned as the "ship castle", as its shape resembles a sailing ship. Around the year ...



The Tuscan coast is only about an hour´s drive from the holiday home il Borghetto, and is dotted by splendid stretches of beach, reefs and little bays; the ideal place from where you can contemplate the multiple shades of the brilliantly ...

Gambassi Terme

Nearby you can visit the famous thermal baths of GAMBASSI TERME and the small and distinctive villages of PIENZA, MONTEPULCIANO, and MONTALCINO. There is also the CHIANTI area: CASTELLINA IN CHIANTI and RADDA IN CHIANTI, where you can taste local specialities and lose yourself in real Tuscan cooking.

Nearby there is an 18-hole golf course and riding stables.

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Review 1-8 of 8

1 Jul 2014



Fantastico apartamento en la Toscana a 10km de San Gimignano.Gracias Franca por tu hospitalidad. Desde el primer momento, fueron todo facilidades. Sin duda, volveremos a vernos....Saluda a Andrea de Osteria San Vivaldo de nuestra parte, no pudiste hacernos mejor recomendacion!!!
Besos desde España!!!

26 Aug 2013


"da ritornaci"

ci siamo trovati bene per quanto riguarda le infrastrutture presenti.molto belle le tre piscine presenti e molto raffinati gli interni degli appartamenti… More

19 Aug 2013


"Agréable séjour en toscane"

Très bel appartement propre et fonctionnel même pour 4 adultes. Situé dans un village vacance propre et très calme, au cœur de la toscane à distance convenable des points remarquables de la région (Florence, Sienne...)
Piscine appréciable.
Propriétaire sympathique et à l'écoute.
Location à recommander tant pour son prix abordable que pour son confort.
Village un peu compliqué à trouver. Se munir d'une bonne carte et se repérer à la tour du resto panoramique.
Merci Franca

13 Aug 2013


"Ideally located to visit Tuscany and to relax in the countryside near the pools"

We had a great time in Il Borghetto. The houses are big, there is enough space for a family with two teenagers. The pools are very nice and there were always deckchairs available in the sun or in the shade.
We visited a lot of nice places since Il Borghetto is situated near San Gimignano and Volterra, and an hour's drive from Siena, Pisa, Firenze.
At the same time, it is a very calm place in the countryside, very agreable.

30 Jul 2013


"J'y viens depuis 3 ans !"

Le cadre et l'état de cette location sont impeccables. Cet hébergement est constitué d'un hotel, d'un restaurant, d'un spa / massage, de 3 piscines, tennis et de plusieurs appa… More

28 Jul 2013


"Wonderful place in a great area"

We spend a great week at this place. Nice house with a privqte garden. Great swimmingpools for the kids.

8 Jun 2013


"Good Quality Accommodation"

I stayed here the night before my wedding along with other members of the wedding party who had booked out other apartments. The apartment owner kindly let me have a late checkout. The apartments are … More

13 Aug 2012



Voila un endroit Magnifique au coeur de la Toscane ou le repos, le bien-etre est au rendez-vous.
De toutes mes locations d'Italie, celle-ci est de loin la meilleur, propre, Piscines pour les enfants....
Un acceuil parfait par Franca, la propriétaire et ses adorables conseils sur les lieux ou diner ou visiter font que cette location sera et restera innoubliable pour nous.
Vivement l'année prochaine.
Et dans l'attente que je retourne dans cet endroit, Mesdames et Messieurs il faut y aller les yeux fermés...

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  • 2 Years listed

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Calendar last updated:23 Oct 2014

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