Type: Farmhouse accommodation Geographical Location: Hill Accommodations:
n°6 Apartment , n°3 Double bed room, n°1 Suite. Total Guests 29
A splendid farmhouse on top of a hill overlooking one of the most beautiful landscapes in Tuscany. Immersed in the vegetation of more than 2,000m of garden, the house is part of a 40 hectare estate noted for its surrounding relaxing oasis of olive groves, forests and vineyards.
The unforgettable view guarantees a relaxing stay and a sense of wellbeing and tranquillity. Our large swimming pool is located a few metres from the building in a secluded spot among olive trees and vineyards. The panoramic terrace offers unforgettable sunset views.
The Antica Fornace is about 400m from the small medieval village of Cedri, and less than half an hour from the most famous Tuscan cities such as Siena, Volterra and San Gimignano, and the coast. The position is ideal for anyone wanting to discover Tuscany’s most beautiful locations while staying in welcoming and relaxing accommodation.
Accommodations and Services in Agriturismo L'Antica Fornace
Maintaining its original characteristics, the building has been recently restored to create 6 apartments, 3 bedrooms and one suite. All the apartments have large kitchen/living areas, a bedroom with double bed (many of them with a canopy), bathroom and spacious outdoor private loggia for relaxing. The rooms comprise a double bed, bathroom and outdoor private loggia. The decor has been carefully selected to the last detail, and all the rooms have up to date facilities, for example, air conditioning in both living room and bedroom.
The apartments on the ground floor each have a large, air conditioned kitchen/living room, a double bedroom (with an air conditioning unit available) a wrought iron double bed, (some with a canopy) and a spacious private outdoor loggia for relaxation, where quiet moments can be spent while enjoying a unique view.
The apartmentson the first floor (for 4/6 persons) also have an air-conditioned kitchen/living room, a double-bedded bedroom (with air conditioning unit), bathroom, and a terrace with a panoramic pool view. The rooms each have a double bed, bathroom and terrace with a panoramic view.
The suite has a double bedroom and a private outdoor loggia for relaxation with a panoramic view.
The accommodations are equipped with every facility: fridge, cooker (apartments only), satellite TV, carefully selected interior decor such as old-fashioned style wood-beamed ceilings. An outdoor panoramic terrace is available for all our guests.
Breakfast (served at the nearby restaurant) is included in the price.
Sport: Bowling green, Hunting, Ping-Pong, Tennis
Wellness: Thermal baths nearby
Internal Services: Acces Internet, Air conditioning, Communal television, TV in room, TV sat, Heating, Daily cleaning, Final cleaning
Educational activities: Guided tour of the farm
Courses: Courses Cuisine
External services: Barbecue, Rental Bikes, Car park, Park
Experiences: Golf, Cycle tourism, Trekking
Services included in the price are the use of water, electricity, gas, heating, dishwasher in all apartment kitchens, fridge, satellite TV, table games, sofa bed in 4 of the 6 apartments, personal safe in all apartments and rooms, towels for pool, daily change of bathroom linen, weekly change of bed linen, baby’s crib (request on booking), breakfast served in the restaurant only ten metres from the farmhouse, walks on the farm estate, mountain bikes.
Extra services (on request): breakfast served in room, air-conditioning, additional bed, wine and local product tasting and sell, riding stables 3km away, golf, organization of guided tours (ask at reception).
Located only few metres from our farmhouse is a small but cosy restaurant, open at weekends exclusively for our guests. Here Tuscan specialities can be sampled and the best Tuscan wines enjoyed, as well as all our range of local products, IGT wines and, especially, our extra virgin olive oil. Breakfast (included in the price) is also served here every morning.
Where we areOnly 400m from the farm is the little medieval village of Cedri where the 18th century Villa Alexandria is located.
Many medieval villages are only a few minutes away from the farmhouse, such as Palaia, Libbiano, Lajatico (home of Andrea Bocelli’s famous Theatre of Silence), Pratello, Montelopio, Ghizzano (the church of SS. Annunziata with its 15th century wood sculptures by Nino Pisano!) Chianni, Castelfalfi and Monti – all villages nestling in the natural surroundings of the Tuscan countryside with its ancient villas and cultural heritage.
Peccioli and San Gimignano are about ten minutes away, and at less than half an hour’s distance are the other, most representative towns of Montaione, Siena and Volterra. The proximity of the Florence-Pise-Livorno motorway means that other major Tuscan cities, such as Pisa and Florence, can be reached in less than an hour, as well as the entire Etruscan coast. Our qualified staff will also inform you about all the cultural events, museums and guided tours that are available.