About this listing
The "Casina"have been carefully renovated.
It comfortably fits two and is located on a quiet countryside, just at gateway of Chianti. The breakfast is included on the rate.
"La Casina" is a 40 m2 apartment comprised of a confortable kitchen with a view, bedroom and a bathroom with a shower.
Under floor heating and air conditioning.
Usually, we offer, in our home, a continental breakfast to our guest: it's a moment to talk about tip to visit Florence, Arezzo, Siena, Chianti etc...
“La Casina” offers a garden where you can eat or sunbathe.
At the gateway to Chianti, in the heart of Tuscany, "La Casa" holiday complex have been recently and lovingly restored in keeping with the local traditions and surroundings.
It is situated in a small rural village, where you can savour the silence, colours and scents of the Tuscan countryside.
This is the ideal base for exploring the area, by car or on foot, discovering its traditions and cuisine.
Some of the most beautiful itineraries in Tuscany start within just a short distance from “la Casa sul sentiero”: Badia Coltibuono and Rapolano spa are both within easy reach.
We made a deliberate decision not to provide television or Internet, thus enabling guests to relax to the full.
• Gaiole in Chianti 25 minutes
• Radda in Chianti 30 minutes
• Arezzo 40 km (35 minutes)
• Parchi Termali di Rapolano (40 minutes)
• Florence 50 km (45 minutes)
• le Crete Senesi 45 minutes
• Siena 45 km (45 minutes)
• Castellina in Chianti 45 minutes
• Monteriggioni 1 h
• Montepulciano e Cortona 1 h
• Pienza 1 h e 10 minutes
• San Gimignano 1 h e 15 minutes
• Parchi Termali di Bagno Vignone (1 h e 20 minutes)
• Lucca 1 h e 30 minutes
• Pisa 1 h e 30 minutes
• Volterra 1 h e 30 minutes
• Prada outlet in Montevarchi; (5 minutes)
• The Mall OUTLET in Leccio (FI) (Armani, Gucci, Dolce and Gabbana, Fendi, Hogan...): (35 minutes)
A traditional rural farm has undergone a modern reinvention that brings out the best of the orginal structures and preserves the rustic attributes.
Set amongst vineyards and olive groves in the tranquil Tuscan countryside, the 18th century stone house and barn have been lightly transformed in keeping with the bio-architectural standards of the region. The simple adobe interiors have been stripped down to create expansive open plan living spaces with spare wabi-sabi style.
The apartment is self contained and come with fully equipped kitchens.
Private entrances with panoramic views of the countryside.
The spacious gardens provide a peaceful place to dine alfresco overlooking the vineyards as well as a spa to indulge in.
Simple and stylish, this compound offers a chic getaway in a quiet corner of Tuscany.
Breakfast served daily in main kitchen.
Interaction with Guests
Breakfast served daily in our main kitchen.
Located at the gateway to Chianti, Montevarchi is a small medieval village on the River Arno. Arezzo is an hour to the east and Florence is and hour northwest.
Some signs to find us:
If you have a navigator (like TomTom) you have to write:
Destination: "Cocoioni, Montevarchi, Ar".
However, by car, if you are in the A1 highway, you have to get "Valdarno exit", direction Montevarchi. When you arrive in Montevarchi, you can follow the signs for "Miravalle motocross circuit" or for "Moncioni" (the signs are "Crossdromo Miravalle"). When you arrive at the motocross circuit, you can follow the signs "Rendola" and after 200 mt, on the right, you arrive in “Cocoioni”!
If you have gps:
Other Things to Note
Breakfast served daily in main kitchen.
1) No pets are allowed inside rooms and apartments.
2) The house is available for customers from 3.00 p.m. of arrival day (except different agreement with the owner) and must be left free before 10,00 a.m. of departure day.
3) Please don't smoke.
From Oct 1 - Nov 8, 2015 the minimum stay is 3 nights.
About the Host, Paola
Me and my husbund Piero live at la CasA sul Sentier0. We enjoy meeting people and suggesting some beautiful and interesting locations in Chianti, Florence, Siena, Arezzo.
We are looking for people to swap our apartments...