About This Listing
- 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.
Other Things to Note
Please be aware that the CITY TAX (tourist accomodation tax) will have to be paid cash either upon arrival or at check out: 1 euro per person per night for the first 4 nights.
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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About the Host, Laura
I have been managing this flat in the heart of Oltrarno since June 2013.
I also run a B&B in Chianti, L'Orcio e L'Olivo (Beige Room, Blue Room, Lilac Room, Cherry Room).
Hope to se you soon,