Peacefull location in the heart of the Tuscany.Magic landascapes, km 0 food, art, wine and spa are waiting for you here.Don't miss the Palio di Siena horse racing on 2nd of July and 16th of Agust this year.
Inside a beautiful ancient Prioria dating before the X century, situated in the heart of Crete Senesi, the apartment has been finely restored and furnished with antiques pieces in typical Tuscan style.
The apartment is 80 square meters (860 square feets), composed by a large master bedroom with a queen size bed, a second bedroom with a single bed that can host two single if needed, the toilet, the living room and the kitchen.
The apartment can comfortably host from 3 people, using the two separate bedrooms, to five people using also the extra bed and the sofa bed in the living room.
The apartment has a large beautiful wood fireplace that can be used to grill or just to warm the atmosphere. The gardens of the Prioria are accessible to the guests for dining outside or just enjoying the sun and relaxing at any time of the day.
It is also possible for the guests to use the wood fired brick oven just outside of the apartment to cook delicious pizzas ( by payment, booking in advance, ask for a professional chef if you want).
The Appartment is conveniently located minutes away from the Abbazzia di Monte Oliveto Maggiore, allowing to reach in less than 25 minutes driving Siena, Montalcino, Montepulciano, Pienza, Buonconvento and many other wonderful towns well renewed worldwide. .
Also very close by the Prioria are located the natural hot springs of Rapolano Terme, famous for their beauty and the proprieties of the waters.
The Chianti area is 30 minutes distance and Florence is 1.30 hour distance.
Art classes, wine & architecture tour, organic farm visits are available.
Many mountain bike, walking and trekking trails for experts and for beginners depart in the neighbourhood of the Prioria. There is also the opportunity to join organized bike and horse back riding trips on many beautiful paths, including the ancient Francigena trail, passing just few kilometres away.
Cars and motorcycle enthusiasts can enjoy in this area some of the most beautiful and fascinating roads in the world. Hundreds of kilometres of perfectly asphalted roads with thousands of curves, long range visibility the total absence of other traffic allow a unique driving experience.
The Prioria offers breathtaking overlooks of rare beauty, immersed in an oasis of tranquillity at kilometres away from everyday chaos, bringing the guests in a world of relax and peace.
It's possible to booking the space for special event : private dinner in the garden with chef, cooking lesson, pic-nic, private concert .
Patio with table to dine outside, garden, olive tree grove. You can enjot the trail along the hills starting from home.
Interaction with Guests
I love to receive my guest and give them information about attraction,events they can enjoy during the holyday.
Great landcapes, food and wine, art, spa.
You can walk along the Via Francigena (ancient piligrim walking) or rent a bike and enjoy the Eroica Trail. You have absolutly to enjoy the spa with hot natural spiring just 10 km from home (Terme San Giovanni (website hidden) or terme antica querciolaia (website hidden))
Every month there are many special food events in the area, please contact me for more details.
You suggest you to have a car to explore the area. We provide a free parking for you.
Closest airport are Perugia (rayanair) , Florence, Pisa(Rayanair)
You can rent a car from the airport (suggested you if arrived to Perugia) . If you arrive in Florence you can get a shuttle bus to Santa Maria Novella railway station and than take a bus or traint to Siena, than Asciano). we can provide a shuttle service from the airport, please contact me for more information.
Other Things to Note
The food here is terrific. Km 0.Discover the local products:
Chianina meat, truffle, pecorino cheese and more.
You are close to the most famous wine cellar (Montalcino, Montepulciano, Chianti).
No animal admitted, no smoke inside the house, .
We loved our stay at Silvia's apartment! The apartment was large and had was equipped with everything we needed.
Silvia was a great host and on our arrival she had left us some goodies including cookies famous in the region and some of their home grown olive oil.
The apartment was well located to explore Siena, Tuscany and the Brunello/Chianti producing vineyards.
On our last night we made pizzas in the wood fired brick oven along with Silvia and her friends. It was a highlight of our trip to Italy.
We hope to get back soon as there were lots of other things we would like to have done but we just didn't have time.
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Hi I am Silvia. I love Tuscany, its beauty and its history. There are so many thing to discover here: art, food & wine, magic landscape, spa, fashion factory and much more. I'd like to share with you my passion for this land and its secrets.
I speak Italian, English, French and my new goal is to learn Chinese.