Type: Residence Geographical Location: Hill Accommodations:
n°7 Two-roomed flat , n°1 Three-roomed flat . Total Guests 28
Situated in the small and welcoming village of San Dalmazio, in the blooming greenery of the Tuscan hills of the province of Pisa,The Monastero is in the middle of the Costa degli Etruschi and the Chianti Toscano vineyards country roads.
San Dalmazio origin is linked to the dramatic ruins of the Castle of Rocca Sillana which dates 1st century b.C. Its name comes from a feminine monastery. They were for long the owners of the castle, of the surrounding territories and of the people who lived inside.
The area is also rich in history and boast a unique artistic and archaeological heritage as Buca delle Fate and Rocca Sillana; Florence, Siena, Volterra, San Gimignano and the Etruscan Coast can be easily reached.
Accommodations and Services in Residence Il Monastero
The residence Il Monastero leads to disposition of the really clientele 10 apartments of different typology and capacity, that reproduce the Tuscan characteristic of the floor dones in terracotta tiles and of ceilings in wood and bricks.
Every apartment has been wisely furnished with beds in wrought iron, mobile and kitchens in gather firewood ingot.
Internal Services: Communal telephone, Communal television, TV sat, Heating, Final cleaning
Educational activities: Nature studies
External services: Barbecue, Car park, Park
Experiences: Cycle tourism, Trekking
We also organise events.
Open all year, The Monastero, has been completely renovated and obtained from the complex of the presbytery of San Dalmazio and the ancient charme of the Tuscan tradition with its cotto bricks and wooden ceiling has been maintained.
The “Monastero Apartments” is equipped with 3 swimming pools ( the biggest one, with water games, is 18x9 mt wide; the smallest one, a Jacuzzi, is 7x3 mt wide and the third one is suitable for children). They are all discreetly placed among the wide olive groves and equipped with a solarium that overlooks the valley and the hills of the Tuscan county, in a sunny and quiet position.It offers a variety of activities for your spare time: footpaths or mountain bike excursions, a manage and a small lake in the vicinity.
Where we areThe tall Val of Cecina, constituted by the town territories of Castelnuovo Val of Cecina, Montecatini Val of Cecina, Pomarance and Volterra, it is delimited to west from the Val of Cornia and from the low Val of Cecina, to north from the Val of were, to east from on high Val of hilt and to south from metalliferous hills. It possesses a rich patrimony of historical, artistic, archaeological and landscape goods nearly to constituting a "unicum" in Tuscan much to inspire writers, write poetry and painters that Rose, Stendhal, Lawrence, Dennis, Corot, D'Annunzio and Cassola.
In fact, besides millennial testimonies of Etruscan, Roman, medieval and Renaissance civilizations disseminated on the territory and guarded in prevalence to Volterra, city of art and center cultural of the whole valley, the Val of Cecina underlines a rich variety of landscapes that go from the metalliferous hills to the wooded areas as the forests of Berignone-touches and Monterufoli, from the Mediterranean stain, to the landscape of the "volterrane hills" constituted by badlandses, crags and knolls from the sweet slope.