- Panoramic view from the patio (Chianti hills near Florence)
- Private Bathroom
- Whirlpool shower or tub
- Free wifi
- Air Conditioning
- Swimming pool
- Olive grove
“L'Orcio e L'Olivo” is a cozy and homely bed and breakfst located in Chianti, only 9 km from Florence.
The B&B is furnished in soft modern style, with evocative hints of old times.
It has 4 double bedrooms, each with private bathroom, whirlpool shower or bath tub, hairdryer, air conditioning / heating, free wifi connection, cable TV, mini-bar, kettle, safe, bed linen and towels, toiletries .
The Lilac Room provides a whirlpool shower. It shares a little yard with flowers with the adjacent bedroom.
The breakfast room, with a fully equipped kitchen (oven, microwave, toaster, juicer, american coffee machine, italian coffee machine -moka-, espresso machine, kettle) is located on two levels, has a small fireplace and faces the patio and the garden, which look out onto the surrounding Chianti hills.
The living room, intimate and warm, is furnished with a large and comfortable design couch, a cable TV and a fireplace, a kitchenette / bar and a corner office with printer, scanner and copier .
The pool is located a few tens of meters from the B&B, in the olive grove.
The facility has an unguarded private parking.
“L'Orcio e L'Olivo” is surrounded by the renowned Tuscan countryside, deep in the green hills of Chianti, with tall cypress trees, vast olive groves and beautiful vineyards.
It is located 2 km from Impruneta, mainly knonw for its production of fine red terracotta and the Basilica of Santa Maria, an important place of pilgrimage during the Middle Ages .
It is less than an hour's drive from the main centers of the Chianti Classico region: Greve in Chianti (18 km) , Radda in Chianti (36 km), Castellina in Chianti (42 km), Gaiole in Chianti (47 km).
For a tourist excursion to Florence within a day’s time, use the public transportation (the bus stop is a few meters from the facility), which provides several rides during the day, but not later than about 7:30 pm on the way back.
Alternatively, a taxi to and from Florence (Santa Maria Novella Train Station) would cost approximately 35 Euros.
Laura the Friendly Host
If you want a stylish farm house experience in Tuscany while staying at perfectly easy reach to Florence (5 mins by car) then you should stay at Laura’s house.
If you want a host that treats you as a friend, then you MUST stay at Laura’s house.
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I occasionally work as the assistant of an american antiques dealer.
I have been managing this flat in the heart of Oltrarno since June 2013. I am about to start a B&B in Chianti.
Hope to se you soon,