About this listing
Podere di Maggio is situated on the foothills of Monte Amiata, one of the most beautiful parts of Tuscany. On 30 hectares we rent out 4 indipendent houses and two apartments in the nature of the Fiora valley. The houses give place to 2 - 6 persons.
Podere di Maggio is a ecological farm that produces chestnuts and extra vergine olive oil. The farm rents out 4 houses and 1 appartment. The houses are totaly indipendent and each situated in a diferend contest: in an old olive yard, under an ancient chetsnut tree or in an open space overlooking the valley.
The old houses in stone are restructurated with much care and give space to 2 - 6 persons. Each one has a kitchen, shaded terrace with barbecue and unlimited space around it.
In summer the houses are cool inside, thanks to the walls in stone. In winter they are heathed on wood or gas.
Podere di Maggio is situated on the foothills of Monte Amiata in the southeast of Tuscany, in the beautiful and wild valley of the river Fiora, where many springs provide cristalclear water and where encounters with wild animals is something that happens every day.
We have a small swimming pool and in the river, at somewhat 10 minutes from here, you can have a great bath in cristal clear water.
Who comes to visit us can enjoy in the first place the peace and silence of this place, splendid walks in the surrounding nature reserves and the Monte Amiata, an old vulcano that enriches the area with hot springs (Saturnia, Petriolo, Bagno Vignoni, etc.) and during winter time offers us the possibility to ski.
In the surroundings it's possible to visit medieval towns (Arcidosso, Castel del Piano, etc.); sites of cult )Monte Labro, the tibettan monastery Merigar, old convents); etruscan sites and the splendid villages that developed around there (Pitigliano, Sorano, etc.).
A walk in the Parco Faunistico to see the wolves, a fresh bath in the river where a small waterfall created a pool, deep enough to swim in.
The beautiful tyrrenian coast with marvelous beaches is not far and neither the Bolsena Lake.
Siena, Orvieto, Perugia, Assisi and Montalcino are only about one our from here.
It is convenient to have your own car, witch can be parked by the house.
Pets are alowed.