This cosy B&B is the beautiful home of a chef, sitting within a huge gardens.Situated close to the familly organic farm where you can sample local produce and extravergin olive oil and you are only minutes from Florence ( 18 km).
B&B LA CUCINA aims to be a little but significant point of reference in wine and food tourism with its cookery courses, home catering of quality and winetastings.
Offering Tuscany Bed and Breakfast accommodation, this little B&B is a beautiful house sitting within 6000m² of gardens. Not an old house, the use of terracotta and local woods means it blends beautifully into the Tuscan countryside.
The house is owned by the family who farm the land, producing organic vegetables, fruit and extra virgin olive oil. There are beautiful meadows and fields around the house.
Situated in a small village, this Tuscany bed and breakfast has shops, a restaurant/pizzeria, post office and bank nearby. Though in the heart of the countryside,the bus stop is just 3 minutes walking far away ( (300 m) the motorway is just 5km away and the city of Florence 18km. The nearest rail station is 7km away.
Eleonora, your host, is a TV chef (with years of professional experience). She will be delighted to offer lessons in Italian and Tuscan cooking (given in English). So B&B La CUCINA is much more than a charming bed and breakfast - it is also a serious school of Italian cookery and on request can become a private and exclusive restaurant opening just for you. Professional body massages can be arranged on request.
The very cozy and romantic atmosphere of this house combines the authenticity of Italian way of life where food and art come together.
La CUCINA B & B is suitable for everyone, especially to all those who seek a unique and comfortable place where to stay overnight and enjoy a wonderful breakfast seatting in the garden in summer or in front of the fireplace in winter .
Nearby you can practice many outdoor activities such as horseback riding, fishing, hiking, swimming.
Also for those who love to shop at just 6 km away is the most important center of outlets in Tuscany (the Mall) where there are many shops with the best brands such as Gucci, Armani, Prada, Valentino, D & G, Roberto Cavalli Emilio Pucci etc.
The proximity to motorway junction (Incisa Valdarno), the bus stop (Cellai), the train station (Rignano sull'Arno) make the B & B La CUCINA a perfect destination to be reached by any means of transport and a good starting point to visit Tuscany and especially Florence, Arezzo, Siena and all the Chianti region.