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B&B Borghetto

Apartment - Tuscany

  • Closest village2 km
  • Montefirdolfi2 km
  • Closest food shopping7.5 km
  • San Casciano Val di Pesa7.5 km
  • Montespertoli19 km
  • Firenze20 km
  • Greve in Chianti20 km
  • Florence Airport28 km
  • San Gimignano38 km
  • Gambassi Terme45 km
  • Siena55 km
  • Volterra58 km
  • Pisa airport84 km
  • Lucca84 km
  • Pisa84 km
  • Distance from the sea90 km
  • Rome airport315 km

    Lovely B&B  just 20 km from Florence

    Mediterranean cooking class

    Own organic wine and oil production on site

In the heart of Tuscany lies this beautiful B&B overlooking vineyards and olive trees

Located in Montefiridolfi, on the Chianti hills, close to San Casciano Val di Pesa (7 km) lies this smaller B & B with 6 nice rooms of different sizes. The 6 B & B rooms are part of a larger vineyard complex; At Il Borghetto there is also a large private villa for 8 people Villa Borghetto and a smaller house Borghetto Cottage for 4 persons. All around the country estate there are olive groves and vineyards as far as the eye reaches.

The 6 rooms are all tastefully and differently furnished. There are 3 standard double rooms, which measure between 20-25 sqm, all have their own bathroom and a fan.

Furthermore there are 2 junior suites which measure between 30-40 sqm, all have their own bathroom. fan and a minibar. Here it is also possible to have an extra baby cot in the room.

Finally, there is 1 suite for 3 people; this room is on two floors and has two bedrooms with two bathrooms, located on each floor. There is no door between these floors, it’s all openspace.

For all rooms, breakfast and daily cleaning are included in the price.

The swimming pool is open from May to October (12 x 7 meters and between 1,5 - 3 meters deep) and shared with Villa Borghetto and Borghetto Cottage.

Il Borghetto Winery produces red organic wines IGP Toscana and Chianti Classico (read more about their wines here) as well as organic Extra Virgin Olive Oil.
Il Borghetto is a certified organic Farm and they are conducting a biodynamic experimentation. Besides this the site is almost self-sufficient with energy from their solar panels that generate power to the place.

The kitchen is open every day for lunch and dinner is available by request. The owners vegetable garden is organic and the ingredients they use for preparing breakfast, lunches and dinners are mainly grown by Il Borghetto and nearby producers.

Of course it is possible for you to visit the vineyard and sample the wines as well as the place's extra virgin olive oil. There is also the opportunity to attend one of Il Borghetto cooking classes arranged on request in their B&B kitchen and the owners will be delighted to help the guests with planning cultural visits and Bike and Walk Tours in the Chianti area and in Tuscany - read Il Borghettos own brochure here. It is also possible to book tennis courts, play golf or organize horse riding and even balloon excursions near Il Borghetto.

Not far from Villa Borghetto (7.5 km) is the nearest town of San Casciano Val di Pesa; Here you will find supermarket, bank, post office, bars and several restaurants.

Facilities

  • Swimming pool
  • Garden with vegetable
  • Internet
  • No pets allowed
  • Washing machine
  • Very child friendly
  • Very, very quiet
  • Baby chair
  • Extra cleaning
  • Light lunch with wine tasting
  • Baby cot
  • Wine tasting
  • Hairdryer
  • Swimming pool (saltwater)

Activities at the property

  • Bicycles
  • Production of oil, wine or cheese
  • Cooking class
  • Sale of local products
  • Breakfast
  • Wine tasting
  • Restaurant
  • Owners own cooking
  • Dinner
  • Babysitter
  • Breakfast (local)

Activities in the area

  • Golf
  • Wine tasting
  • Trekking and running
  • Horseback riding
  • Tennis court
  • Cooking Class in the area

Location

  • Tuscany
  • Firenze area

Check availability and prices

Double room (2 pers.)

7 days
22.10.2019 - 29.10.2019
1,004.00 EUR

Junior suite (2 pers.)

7 days
22.10.2019 - 29.10.2019
1,219.00 EUR

Available weeks

  • Double room (2 pers.)
  • Junior suite (2 pers.)
  • Suite triple (3 pers.)

Price list

Per week Max. persons Cleaning included
Double room (2 pers.) 2 Incl.
Junior suite (2 pers.) 2 Incl.
Suite triple (3 pers.) 3 Incl.
01.04. - 30.04.
01.10. - 31.10.
30.04. - 01.10.
1,004.00 1,075.00
1,219.00 1,290.00
1,577.00 1,649.00


Prices are incl. gas, water, electricity, heating, towels, bed linen, wifi, breakfast and daily cleaning.


The swimming pool is open from 1 May to 30 September from kl. 8-20.



Pets not allowed.

To be paid locally: 

Cooking class extravagant - 3 hours of instructions + lunch + selction of 3 glass of wines + all the recipes. Price per person is 180 euro at a minimum of 4 pers. Max. 8 pers. 
 

There is a tourist tax, which is a small amount to be paid directly at the country house on arrival. The price is 1,50 euro per person per night and is payable directly upon departure.