You are in an area of gentle hills and proud vines, contrasting with the olive tree. Here in the Chianti region you find, Hotel Borgo di Fontebussi, a very lovely farm which produces both wine and olive oil. The borgo is renotvated and the old houses that used to form the old walled village are now turned into lovely apartments.
There are many lovely farms in Tuscany, however what is likeable about Hotel Borgo di Fontebussi is that regardless of its age, it is so easy to feel at home here. Here are large spaces where children can move freely, a pool for adults and one for children and the opportunity to play table tennis or meet new friends on the playground. Cozy corners popping up all around, and here are several outdoor areas where you can sit and relax enjoying your chilled white wine with a view.
Since you live in an apartment, you could choose preparing your own food, which can be an experience in itself, as Italy offers many delicious ingredients. Would you rather like to be served, no worries, you can head to the Hotel Borgo di Fontebussi cozy restaurant serving local specialties and at the outdoor terrace you can enjoy a wonderful view of the countryside.
You are between Siena and Florence, regarded as two of the region's most beautiful cities, you have all possibilities for a cultural holiday. You are also close to Greve in Chianti, Volterra, San Gimignano and Cortona. For those who are interested in wine, you can leisurely go along with the area's many beautiful wines as La Strada del Chianti Classico. Follow Etruscan and Roman traces, and purchase lovely wines and olive oil from some of the farms, you pass. Do you want a wider range of wines, visit some of Greves known wine shops. And of course you can also buy the farm's own production of wine and olive oil at home.
Take note that it is an old farmhouse and has differences in level, meaning there are many stairs in the apartments. The restaurant's opening hours may vary according to season. Weddings and other events are occasionally held at the farm. As a guest you have a free shuttle service to and from the outlet stores Prada, Gucci and several other national, well-known brands, as well as the train station in Montevarchi and Florence. Have a talk with the reception concerning times and days.
There are a total of 24 apartments spread over different buildings. All apartments used to be old houses and have been fully renovated. They are tastefully decorated with a rustic touch. They are all equipped with air conditioning, Wi-Fi, satellite TV, safe, dishwasher, microwave, toaster, tea kettle and hairdryer. All apartments have a private outdoor area.
Read about the apartments at Borgo di Fontebussi