About this listing
The house is in a park in the Tuscan countryside on a hill overlooking the Val d'Orcia. The house is a typical Tuscan house renovated with a modern taste with a breathtaking view of the hills and the nearest towns Montalcino and Pienza.
L'Oliveto is situated up on a hill surrounded by a big garden with olive trees and ancient oaks. L'Oliveto house is faced Val d'Orcia valley and it is possible to enjoy of a 360° view of the wonderful landscape of hills, small villages and the wonderful convent of Saint Anna. In the near hills the towns of Pienza and Montalcino raise up from the countryside.
L 'Oliveto is an angle of paradise perfect for unforgettable holidays.
The landscape is enriched by the multicolour flower that border the olive trees park; around the house there is a large park in which you can have nice and relaxant promenades.
At L'Oliveto you can feel dipped in a pleasant atmosphere of loneliness. You will be the only guest of the house.
The house is furnished in a simple way in respecting of the rustic character of this zone; design with a particular architecture it can accommodate four persons. There a king size bed in the bedroom and a sofabed in the livingroom.
The great Tuscan style fireplace will relieve you during the colder days.
The house is located in the countryside the nearest village, Castelmuzio, is 300 meters far. Castelmuzio is a small pretty Medieval village in which you can find a market and a restaurant that is attempt to maintain the ancient culinary tradition of Tuscan food.
Distance by car from beautiful cities: Montepulciano 23 km, Montalcino 30 km, Siena 60 km, Florence 120 km, Rome 200 km.
Distance by car from the seaside: Castiglion della pescaia 108 km, Punta Ala 127 km, Porto Ercole ( Monte Argentario) 134 km.
To the entire house and the amazing parc (6 ha) where we grow the organic olive threes.
- From South: take the highway A1 direction Florence
- From North: take the highway A1 direction Rome
Go out from A1 at Valdichiana exit and follow the indication for Siena. After 5 km go out at Sinalunga exit and follow sign for Trequanda. In Trequanda take the road for Montalcino, when you arrive in Montisi follow the indication to reach Castelmuzio. Before the town on the right side you find a small road with the sign to reach La Rustica.
Interaction with Guests
The guests will be alone in the house but we will always be available during your stay. In addition, if you wish it is possible to buy organic olive oil and we cook Tuscan specialties under request. Such as wild boar, deer, pig, ribolita, homemade pasta, ragu' meat, etc. Obviously it depends on the season and on the availability of the garden :) All our products are grown and raised organically.
The neighborooh is breathless. You can enjoy the amazing landscape just sitting outside the door but you can also walking or biking to discover the nature around. By car you can visit the beautiful villages around like Montalcino, Pienza, Bagno Vignoni, Montepulciano. You can visit the vineyard or going to the termal bath and everything is 20 minutes by car.
Other Things to Note
The heating is not included you have to pay an extra for each day you use it. The price depends on the season and we will communicate to the guest before to confirm the reservation.
In the park around the house we grow our olive trees from which we make our precious organic olive oil. Thus we ask our guests to be respectful of this organic environment.