A typical country house in a medieval village in Tuscany
Apartment, in the mountains with 2 bedrooms, sleeps 7, 2 bathroom(s), floor area of 80 m2 (860 sq.ft), WCs 1, children OK, second home, number of travellers: 2
We are open for all dates, mail us.
Where we want to go
Description of our house
A romantic house in the old centre of a medieval village, a cosy flat, stones outside. Groundfloor: a big bathroom, with a room for the shower and a washing machine. At the first floor, a big kitchen with fireplace and a nice living room with tv. Second floor, two bedrooms (one double bed plus small bathroom, one double bed plus one single bed) . Every room is furnished with old Italian furniture. Nearby, you have public thermal baths (Saturnia, Bagni di S.Filippo, Bagni Vignone etc.), swimming pools and tennis courts. It is possibile to hike and practice trekking in Mount Amiata (1700 mt. ) , to visit archeological sites, other medieval villages. In Santa Fiora, in Summer you have free concerts almost every night , in fact there is a famous school of music and important players come here to teach , to learn and to relax!
Accommodation and facilities
Stereo / hifi, tv / cable, sofa, fireplace
Kitchen and washing:
Grill, freezer, fridge, oven, washing machine
Mountain biking, horse riding, tennis, hiking, swimming, mountaineering, skiing
Local places to go:
Galleries/museums, health club, fine restaurants, good shopping
English, francais, italiano
Nearest major airport:
Children ok, non-simultaneous optional
= marks the location of this home
Nearby, there is the "Peschiera". A small lake, formed by the spring water of river Fiora and a little wood where you can relax and have a drink in the night at the little cafè. During the week, there are markets and, especially during Summer, there are little antique markets. Santa Fiora in the South of Tuscany at the borders of Umbria and Lazio districts. Santa Fiora is at the same distance from Florence and Rome , about 100 miles. It is an ideal central location : in close proximity you can find castles, towns of art ( Siena , Orvieto , Pienza etc) and several small lakes. The seashore is 40-60 miles far. The gourmets and the lovers of good genuine cuisine and . . . . principally of good wine, can find near Santa Fiora their destination: Montepulciano with its red wine " Nobile di Montepulciano" ( called in the XVIII century the " king of wines") and Montalcino (only 25 miles far) country of the more famous red wine in the world , the "Brunello di Montalcino".
Something about ourselves
My husband Paolo and me are retired teachers. Maria Paola is a licensed tourist guide and an art writer, Paolo is a voluntary guide in Florentine churches. We have two daughters Generally the travellers are only Paolo and Maria Paola