Farmhouse | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
Podere la Marronaia is a small and welcoming farmhouse situated on a small hill among vineyards and olive groves, close to the historical centre of San Gimignano (2km). The central part of this historical building is the watching tower built in 1200 ad as part of the city wall defence.
In the year 2000 Silvia and Luigi Dei, with their sons Pietro and Corrado, in love with this area, bought the property to make of it their residence and actual business activity.
Today Podere la Marronaia Farmhouse is a family runned farm, dedicated to tourist accommodation with flats to rent, and farming activity with biological production of wine and extra virgin olive oil with direct sale in the farmhouse.
The villa offers accomodation as follows divided into 3 units ( total 160 m2) on ground floor:
*The Yellow Room ( 2 persons in 1 double bedroom with private bathroom with shower)
*The Blue Room (2 persons in 1 double bedroom with private bathroom with shower)
*The Green Rooms ( 4 persons in 2 double bedrooms + 2 bathrooms with shower- One of the bedrooms is on a balcony facing the kitchen-livingroom)
Each flat has also a private kitchen for exclusive use.The large main kitchen-living room is made from an old stable and has a wonderful fireplace, sofa and tv sat, table and chairs for 8 people.
Each falt is fully equipped with: oven, dishwasher machine, 4 fires, fridge+ freezer, crockery, tv sat, iron, hairdryer, little house appliances, free internet wireless connection.The Farm offers 2 flats to rent for 2 and 4 people.The flats are at the ground floor of our farmhouse and are fully equipped with: oven, dishwasher machine, 4 fires, fridge+ freezer, crockery, tv sat, iron, hairdryer, little house appliances, free internet wireless connection. The rate for the flats includes linen, towels, energy, water, use of the pool (summer), BBQ and patio and all farmhouse equipments. Independent heating (winter)on consumption. Free private parking at the accommodation.
Pets are not allowed. Possibility to attend to Tuscan cooking and Nordic walking courses, trekking trips, horse riding, guided tours of the area.
From the large garden, there is a birds eye view from the central Apennine until the Chianti hills and the Towers of San Gimignano, which offers an unforgettable landscape.
Podere la Marronaia is an ideal place for those who wish to spend a holiday in true relax without renouncing the commodity of being near the historical centre of San Gimignano and the most important towns of the region: Siena ( 40 km) Firenze (50 km) Volterra ( 16 km) Pisa (80km) , Lucca (90 km), Arezzo.
The town center is easily reachable, after 400 mt of white road we'll get the main road to San Gimignano (2 km). From here a sidewalk will allow you to get directly to the center.
In summertime is absolutely nice to go by bike or walking or jogging, and it's very easy to find people doing the same.
Nearby the farmhouse are also available: tennis courts (2,5 km), golf (12 km), horse riding (14 km) freeclimbing (12 km), trekking.
We also organize nordic walking and Tuscan cooking classes.
The Dei family lives in an independent flat at the first floor and it's available to support you for all your needs, to plan your holiday and discover the Tuscan treasures (restarant, musems, taxi, trips bookings, daily trip suggstions...)
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 4 Family bathrooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||Double beds (4), Dining seats for 16, Lounge seats for 12|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, BBQ|