Apartments in Farmhouse, chianni, pisa, toscana
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Info and Description
The farm Casciano is situated in a hilly position of the Valdera in Tuscany, outside of the medieval village of Chianni, and about 30 km from Volterra away.
Lorenzo and Donatella, the owners do also live on the spot and after over two years of careful restoration works they have created 4 charming apartments, offering space for 2 up to 5...
The stone house has been restored according to the Tuscan tradition, leaving untouched the antique wooden beams and furnishing them with the latest comfort such as underfloor heating, satellite TV and the latest solar technology.
In fact, they have paid great importance for the use of alternative energy sources in order to safe energy.
Solar energy is used to produce hot water for the apartments, for the underfloor heating and to heat the pool.
In a panoramic position underneath the house is situated the swimmingpool with whirlpool, viewing the farm's olive groves and the green valley below.
The swimming pool water is softened through a modern purification plant, working with salt and diatoms (without using any chlorine, absolutely safe for hygiene and skin).
Around the pool a sun terrace, equipped during the warmer months with sund beds and sunshades.
Next to the pool is sitauted a small house, used as laboratory for the olive oil production and for the product tasting.
The farm produces besides olive oil also wine, jams etc.
In front of the laboratory a pergola and a barbecue with pizza oven that are at the guest's complete disposal.
Casciano furthermore has perfectly equipped stables, thus it is possible to bring your on horse with you on holiday.
During the months of October, November and December, it is possible to take part in the olive harvest, assisting afterwards at the olive pressing.
Olives are pressed according to traditional methods with low temperature and speed.
Separation takes place through natural decantation.
Thanks to these methods is obtained our extravergin olive oil, of very low acidity, intensive taste and intense colour.
Guests will find on their arrival information of the best restaurants, wine bars, wine-growing estates, sport opportunities, supermarkets, etc.
in the area.
Furthermore, Lorenzo and Donatella will hold you up-to-date about the events of the charming places in the Valdera.
It is possible to start from the farm for hiking, to make excursions in the countryside by mountain bike or on horseback.
From the farm is it possible to reach the near art towns of Volterra (ca.
30 km), San Gimignano (45 km), Pisa (45 km), Florence (80 km), Siena (80 km) and Lucca (45 km).
The seaside can be reached in approximately 40 minutes by car, whereas the spas of Casciana Terme can be reached in about Chianni 11930 minutes.
There is also the possibility of cosmetic treatments.
Casciano is situated in a peaceful position in the Valdera Tuscany, halfway Pisa and Volterra.
The farm is composed of 4 charming and well equipped holiday apartments that are furnished with the latest technical comfort (underfloor heating, satellite Tv, solar energy).
Inside of the apartments that fitted out in every single detail with antique wooden beam ceilings, pieces of antique furniture that were combined with modern and well-equipped kitchenettes (4-flame gas hob, electric oven, fridge with freezer).
Each apartment has an own outside space furnished with table and chairs, that is or in front or on the back of the house.
Guests can make use of the laundry.
- General services:Children's play areaParkingHeated swimming poolOwner presentHeatingPets allowedAir conditioningSwimming PoolSatellite TVBarbecueBikes availableExtra towels changeExtra sheets changeInfant bedOutdoor lightingWashing machineSheets - towels (weekly change)Final cleaningDaily cleaningReception
- Technology Services:Internet connectionWi-Fi Internet access
- Wellness services:Fitness facilities
- Sports Services:HikingTable tennisTennis
- Other services:Wine tours
- Outdoor services:Bike rental
Nearby services and places
2 Km. Bus - Tram
2 Km. Restaurant-Pizzeria
2 Km. Clothes shops
2 Km. Bar - Cafe
2 Km. Town centre
2 Km. Chemist
2 Km. Food
Terms and Conditions
- Arrival time: from 16:00 - to 19:00
- Departure time: The accommodation must be left by 10:00
- In case of arrival out of the estimated time of arrival we kindly ask you to let know as soon as possible.
Booking on request: The booking requires a deposit of 30%
Payment method accepted: Bank Transfer